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Best 50-inch flat screen 4K TVKey features:
- 50-inch LCD TV with direct LED lighting
- Firefox Smart TV system
- HDR-capable via upcoming firmware update
The Panasonic TX-50CX802
is a looker. Its slim, dark grey frame is slick, and the entire thing sits on a full-width bar-style metal stand that curves back from the bottom corners. While pretty, it requires you to place it on furniture that’s at least as wide as the TV.
Black levels are incredibly deep, considering this is an LCD model. There’s no hint of greyness, and it can pick out even the most subtle of details in shadowy images. Colours are also remarkably accurate, though the panel isn’t the brightest. It upscales non-4K content nicely, and 3D performance is exquisite too. What’s more, HDR support is on its way.
The soundstage is detailed, dynamic and reasonably widespread, though bass is a weak point. Price: