LG have an enviable name when it comes to the delivery of incredible value for money and for the consumer who prefers the natural picture performance associated with plasma screens, the fabulous 50PH660V is a 50 inch, Full High Def, Smart, 3D Plasma TV with dlna based Wi-Fi networking, web browser with Smart Hub plus internet App capabilities that combines the flexibility of total web access with top grade picture picture quality, to keep even the most demanding household immersed in the very best of a fully fledged, home cinema entertainment centrepiece.
LG manufactures well judged TVs to suit specific budgetary limits and the modest, additional outlay necessary to acquire the 50PH660 produces notable performance enhancements to directly justify the premium over entry point alternative, budget priced, plasma sets extra pounds spent: an isf ccc calibration menu plus Full 1920 x 1080 HD panel equates to a technicality which is transposed into a striking image quality brilliance that will have even serious enthusiasts questioning the need to spend a penny more on any other TV.
Before examining these precise advantages, it may be worth reappraising the fundamental video processes that ensure the LG 50 inch PH660V series full high def plasma TV’s basic image quality.
The 50 inch 50PH660 Smart Plasma TV incorporates the LG XD series core processor logic, supplemented by a 600Hz screen refresh to minimise variable bit rate standard definition television broadcasts, DVD and web video downloads; 3,000,000:1 contrast equates to exceptional general vividness; Image Sticking Minimisation protects against logo screen burn (a plasma bug bear of old;) 2 expert levels of the professional grade, ISF calibrating video set-up allow potentially theatre industry spec film quality; 24p frame per second filtering, corrective tweaks, ensures Blu-ray disc movie replay gives exceptionally smooth, naturally flowing images; a Black Stretch filter limits the threat to the screen’s inherent black levels by compensating against excess, external room light levels whilst a Resolution Upscaler guarantees that internet streamed content or standard DVD video which can suffer from all manner of compression based picture affecting compromises, is ‘filled in’ to seem more HD like and finally, some 8 picture settings are provided, including Vivid for pristine, high def CGI animated material and a dedicated Game Mode for optimum Play Station or X Box console enjoyment.
Then, we note the full high definition 1920 x 1080 pixel area of the LG50PH660V Smart Plasma TV’s panel: this resolution means native or intrinsic 1080p – ‘real’ Full HD – and the only way to guarantee maximum impact from blu ray and high def games titles.
In addition, the combination of this resolution, together with LG’s selection of Active 3D in the 50PH660V smart plasma television (which many experts contest is the best 3D system,) where the active lenses of the (optional) 3D spectacles operate in synch with the TV display’s alternate image switching, allowing the maintenance of an undiminished 1080P HD image, precisely as per conventional, high def 2D content.
The 50 inch LG 50PH660V Smart 3D Plasma TV features Pentouch TV which using the supplied LG Magicpen, allows the plasma TV screen to be physically 'written on' enabling communications, artwork, presentation conferences and general work graphics - a new innovation in TV applications domestic and commercial.
Naturally, the LG 50PH660 contains the full repertoire of LG Smart TV which begins : centred around LG’s Home Dashboard, the full gamut of on screen Apps is presented in an easily navigable array which users will find intuitively accessible.
LG’s 50 inch, 50PH660V Smart, full 1080P high def plasma TV effectively transforms the big screen into a central, living room laptop or PC with its own web browsing facility and of course, the well known social media sites (Twitter, Face Book) plus video download portals (you tube,) the BBC’s i-Player for a rolling 7 day programme bank and movie streaming websites (Love Film) are available to be viewed in full, large screen, HD clarity.
Coping with Internet television and other Smart TV operations can be a cable free, wireless experience, too: the LG 50PH660 Full HD Plasma TV is a fully integrated WiFi set and in consequence you can put the telly right at the centre of a home network, acting as both big screen monitor and hub controller, interacting with all manner of DLNA compliant devices dotted about the home, including i-Phones, i-Pads, modern digital cam equipment and the latest generation of Blu-ray AV gear.
There is no doubt consumers will warm to the LG 50PH660V plasma – full res, HD, completely subscription-free Freeview-HDTV for selective 1080i HD quality BBC, ITV and CH4 programme reception, Full 1080P HD 3D, comprehensive Smart TV and Internet TV functionality plus full HDMI 1.4 and USB 2.0 external drive capability to complete the networking check list – but consumers will be fully convinced by our mega deals via the associated discount links, above, ensuring the very cheapest delivered UK prices.