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Samsung PN51E530A3F Plasma HDTV Review

51 in.

The perfect example of a relatively cheap, entry-level plasma that does nothing more than it needs to.

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Series Name PNxx530
General Type Plasma
Screen Size 51 in.
Format 1080p
Refresh Rate 160 Hz
Smart Features No
MSRP 999
RS-232C None
EX-LINK Yes
Media Card List 0
USB Number 1
Online Features No
Ethernet No
Video Playback Ability 0
3.5mm Audio Input Jack 0
Music Playback Ability 0
Analog Audio In 3
Photo Playback Ability 0
Firewire No
Digital Cable Tuner Yes
Blu-Ray No
Analog Cable Tuner Yes
DVD No
OTA Digital Antenna Yes
Is 3D No
USB Yes
OTA Analog Antenna Yes
Speaker Wattage 10.0
xD No
DVI 0
Weight (lbs) 48.7
Remote Included Yes
Number of Speakers 2
MemoryStick No
DLNA No
HDMI In 2
Annual Operational Cost ($) 53.38
Depth (in) 9.9
Equalizer Yes
MMC No
Zigbee No
3.5mm Headphone Jack 0
Composite Video 1
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Technology Plasma
Width (in) 46.7
Wall Mount Included No
Surround Mode Yes
VGA 0
Aspect Ratio 16:9
CF Card No
Bluetooth No
SPDIF (Digital audio output) 0
S-Video 0
Peak Consumption 273.33
Height (in) 30.7
Stand Included Yes
SD Card No
Wi-Fi No
Analog Audio Out 1
Component Video In 1
Cablecard No

Sections

  1. Introduction
  2. Design
  3. Tour & Design
  4. Connectivity
  5. Performance
  6. Picture Quality
  7. Screen Performance
  8. Audio
  9. Power Consumption
  10. Calibration
  11. Software & Internet
  12. Software & Interface
  13. Conclusion
  14. Series Comparison
  15. Photo Gallery
  16. Ratings & Specs
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