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Samsung HP-T5064 Reviewed

HP-T5064The Samsung HP-T5064 is a very impressive top line 50-inch plasma HDTV. The HP-T5064 is from Samsung’s HP-T64 series which offers their much touted anti reflective screen. It has a resolution of 1,366×768 pixels for 720p and 1080i, and has a smart and sleek finish with a thin frame. The Samsung HP-T5064 has three HDMI inputs (two at the back, and one side) for ample HD devices, along with component, VGA (PC input), s-video and digital audio out options.
The Samsung HP-T5064 offers some of the very back black levels, and shadowing detail available, along with some of the best and acurate colors, making the HP-T5064 of the the best 50-inch plasma’s on the market. Cnet have taken a look at the HP-T5064 and say, the Samsung HP-T5064 delivers excellent picture quality for a flat-panel plasma. We were particularly impressed by its primary color accuracy and shadow detail, although we would have liked to see a bit more accurate color decoding.

The HP-T5064′s black levels were noticeably deeper than either the Pioneer or the Vizio, although not quite as deep as those of the Samsung LCD, which delivered the darkest shade of black in the room. The picture quality of the Samsung HP-T5064 places it among the top tier of 50-inch plasma HDTVs.