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Samsung PN42C450 Plasma HDTV Review

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Introduction

The Samsung PN42C450 ($599 MSRP) is a 720p entry-level plasma that fails to dispel the notion that Samsung is an LCD-maker first, followed – at some distance – by plasma manufacturing. The performance was weaker than comparable Samsung LCDs, the feature sets less interesting, and the parts noticeably cheaper. Looks like Panasonic is the plasma leader for a reason.

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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. Vs Panasonic TC-P42S2
  14. Vs Sony KDL-40NX700
  15. Vs Samsung LN40C630
  16. Conclusion
  17. Series Comparison
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