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11. Samsung PN51F5500AF 51-inch 3D Plasma TV

The PN51F5500AF offers a a new 51-inch screen size, made possible a new thinner bezel design. The PN51F5500AF displays a full high definition native resolution of 1920x1080 (1080p), bolstered by an almost unlimited contrast ratio. The images on this set are excellent (as with most Plasmas, images look best in a dimly lit or darkened room). In addition, the PN51F5500AF includes, ATSC/QAM tuners, 3 HDMI inputs, and two USB ports for still image and video playback. However, the big bonuses are the ability to display both 2D and 3D images, and also stream content from the internet (via built-in WiFi), including Netflix, Blockbuster, Pandora, and more with Samsung Apps.

 

If you are looking for a large screen flat panel TV with lots of flexibility and great performance (Since this is a Plasma set, it has better black levels and is priced less than most equivalent-sized LCD TVs), consider the Samsung PN51F5500AF.
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Also available in a 60-inch screen size (PN60F5500AF - Compare Prices) and 64-inch (PN64F5500AF - Compare Prices).

12. Panasonic Viera TC-P65ST60 3D Network Plasma TV

The 65-inch Panasonic Viera TC-P65ST60 plasma television delivers great image quality (in both 2D and 3D) at a reasonable price. This set features 1920x1080 (1080p) pixel resolution, excellent contrast ratio, enhanced black level performance, and pixel orbiting to eliminate screen burn-in. This set also has ATSC/QAM tuners for receiving HDTV broadcast and unscrambled cable and an SD card slot for digital photo playback. Viera Cast built-in WiFi allows wireless internet access to YouTube, Amazon video, and other web content and also provides access to media content stored on your PC or media server. You can even access an online version of the user manual.

 

Additional features include a 2.1 channel speaker system mounted behind the screen, Voice Guidance (reads and verbalizes text that is displayed on the screen), My Home Screen (allows each member of the family to have their own distinct menu page), and Swipe and Share (allows the transferring of video content between the TV and compatible iOS and Android devices). The set is also compatible with the optional Panasonic Touch Pen.
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Also available larger the 50, 55, 60-inch screen sizes. Compare Prices for the TC-P50ST60, Compare Prices for the TC-P55ST60, Compare Prices for the TC-P60ST60. A large screen size suggested for a better 3D viewing experience.

13. Samsung PN64E7000 64-inch 3D Plasma TV

The Samsung PN64E7000 3D Plasma TV enables you to watch 3D Blu-ray Discs from a 3D-enabled Blu-ray Disc player, as well as built-in real-time 2D-to-3D conversion. Although the 2D-to-3D effect is not as precise as it is from content specifically produced in 3D, the conversion process does add depth to 2D images. Of course, you also need to purchase 3D glasses to enjoy the show. On the other hand, even if you don't partake in 3D, the PN64E7000 produces excellent 1080p 2D images with the excellent motion response and black levels that Plasma technology is capable of. Also, the PN51D7000 provides you with access to an abundance of internet content via its "Smart TV" functions and Samsung Apps, including Blockbuster and Netflix. Definitely give this set a look.
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NOTE: Also available in two smaller (big still large!) screen sizes, the 60-inch PN60E7000 - (Compare Prices) and the 51-inch PN51E7000 (Compare Prices). .

14. LG 60PH6700 3D Plasma TV

The 60-inch 60PH6700 is LG's top-of-line 3D Plasma TV. This set is compatible with 3D Blu-ray Discs, cable/satellite, and broadcast, and also provides 2D-to-3D conversion, if desired. 3D glasses must be purchased separately. However, even if you don't partake in 3D, this set produces great 1080p 2D images with the excellent motion and black level response that Plasma technology provides. The 60PH6700 also provides both ethernet and wifi connectivity for conventient access to internet content, such as Netflix and Vudu, as well as media content stored on your PC or network connected device (DLNA certified). However, probably the best part is that this TV has a suggested price of only $1099.99.
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