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LG 60PK750 Plasma HDTV Review

60 in.

Not the greatest performer, but a decent price for a 60-inch set with basic online features.

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Value Comparison

The LG 60PK750 honestly can't compete with the Sony KDL-52EX700. The Sony is smaller, yes, but it has better overall picture quality, significantly better online features, and costs less.

Blacks & Whites

The LG had a slightly deeper black level and a significantly dimmer peak brightness. The Sony had a much higher contrast ratio.

Contrast Chart

Color Accuracy

The LG has a much more even color temperature, but its RGB representation wasn't very good. The Sony ran warm most of the time, but overall, its colors were far more accurate.

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Motion

The Sony out-performed the LG, both in terms of motion smoothness and a lack of artifacting.

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Viewing Effects

The LG has a much larger viewing angle than the Sony.

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Connectivity

The LG and Sony are fairly evenly matched in terms of ports, but Sony has two big advantages. The first is DLNA, which allows you to stream media off a computer in your home network. The second, significantly bigger advantage is its online content. Sony is currently the industry leader in the volume and quality of online content providers.

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Sections

  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
  13. Panasonic Viera TC-P50G25 Comparison
  14. Sony Bravia KDL-52EX700 Comparison
  15. Samsung UN55C7000 Comparison
  16. Conclusion
  17. Series Comparison
  18. Photo Gallery
  19. Ratings & Specs
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