LG 55LE8500 LCD HDTV Review

Some nice features and decent performance, but priced way out of its league.

$3,299.00 MSRP
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The LG 55LE8500 is one of LG's new offerings for 2010. The TV is a 1080p LCD and has some nice features, such as internet connectivity and a 240Hz mode. The TV also put up above average scores. The problem is its price point: at $3299.99, the TV is competing with TVs that simply out-perform it.

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  1. Introduction
  2. Tour & Design
  3. Blacks & Whites
  4. Color Accuracy
  5. Motion
  6. Viewing Effects
  7. Calibration
  8. Remote Control
  9. Connectivity
  10. Audio & Menus
  11. Multimedia & Internet
  12. Power Consumption
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  16. Conclusion
  17. Series Comparison
  18. Photo Gallery
  19. Ratings & Specs