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Vizio M470VT 47" RazorLED LCD Preview

Vizio M470VT 47” RazorLED LCD

Vizio M470VT 47” RazorLED LCD


  • Product Name: M470VT 47” RazorLED LCD
  • Manufacturer: Vizio
  • Review Date: April 02, 2010 01:05
  • MSRP: $1169.99
  • First Impression: Pretty Cool
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Model #: M47VT 

  • Size: 47"
  • Viewable: 46.06" diagonal; 16:9 Aspect Ratio
  • Tuner: ATSC/QAM
  • Native Panel Resolution: 1920 x 1080 pixels
  • Signal Compatibility: 1080p (FHDTV)
  • Colors: 1.06 Billion
  • Computer Support: 640 x 480, 800 x 600, 1024 x 768, 1920 x 1080 via RGB or 1920 x 1080 via HDMI
  • Dynamic Contrast Ratio: 100,000:1
  • Brightness: 450 nits
  • Response Time: 8ms
  • Viewable Angle: 178/178 degrees (horizontal/vertical)
  • Pixel/Dot Pitch: 0.5415mm(H) x 0.5415mm(V)
  • SRS TruSurround HD: Yes
  • SRS TruVolume: Yes
  • SRS TruSurround XT: No



  • HDMI with HDCP 4
  • RF Connector for Internal Tuner 1
  • Component YPbPr plus Stereo Audio: 1
  • Composite Video:  
  • S-Video:  
  • Computer RGB: 1
  • Ethernet:  
  • USB Ports: 1
  • Music (MP3):  
  • Video (MPEG):  
  • Photo (JPEG): 


  • HDMI with HDCP  
  • RF Connector for Internal Tuner  
  • Component YPbPr plus Stereo Audio:  
  • Composite Video:  
  • S-Video:  
  • Computer RGB:  
  • USB Ports:  
  • Music (MP3):  
  • Video (MPEG):  
  • Photo (JPEG):  



  • SPDIF Digital Optical: 1
  • Stereo Audio: 
  • Headphones:



  • Refresh Rate: 120Hz
  • Smooth Motion: No
  • LED: Yes - edge lit
  • Picture-in-Picture (PIP):
  • Picture-outside-Picture (POP): 
  • Zero Bright Pixel Defect Guarantee: Yes
  • V-Chip: Yes
  • 3D Comb Filter: Yes
  • 3:2 or 2:2 Reverse Pull-down: Yes
  • ATSC with 8VSB & QAM demodulation: Yes
  • ATSC with MPEG-2 decoding: Yes
  • NTSC Video decoding via Video: Yes
  • Progressive Scan Video: Yes
  • Color Temperature: 6500K, 9300K and 115000K
  • Color Fine Tuning: Independent Red, Green and Blue
  • Speakers: Built-in 10W x 2 Speakers
  • Panel Lamp Life (typical): 60,000 Hours
  • Voltage Range: 120Vac at 60Hz
  • Power Consumption: 86.6W(avg), <1W Standby
  • VIZIO Remote Control: VUR14



  • Gross: 65.04lbs
  • Net With Stand: 52.91lbs
  • Without Stand: 46.30lbs



  • With Stand: 44.32"W x 29.39"H x 9.92"D
  • Without Stand: 44.32"W x 28.91"H x 1.85"D
  • Packaging Dimensions: 50.39"W x 34.25"H x 8.85"D






  • Hole Pattern: VESA standard 200mm X 200mm
  • Screw Size: M6
  • Screw Length: 10.0mm
  • Screw Pitch: 1.0 mm


VIZIO WARRANTY One Year Parts & Labor Free Lifetime Technical Support

Executive Overview

With less than a 1.85” thin profile, the M470VT RazorLED LCD HDTV offers razor sharp clarity with 1080p full high definition resolution and a 120Hz refresh rate delivering sharp, blur free images.  The dynamic 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio present deeper blacks and brighter whites with colors that stand out brilliantly adding to the rich detail and deep contrast on this HDTV.

Also included is the digital ambient light sensor ensuring you will always have the best picture and most efficient energy savings by adjusting the brightness based on the lighting conditions of your room. Enjoy ultimate connectivity with up to four high definition inputs and experience advanced sound technologies from SRS Labs including SRS TruSurround HD and SRS TruVolume.  Take pleasure in knowing this energy efficient LED LCD HDTV exceeds new ENERGY STAR 4.0 Guidelines to reduce energy consumption, conserving our planet’s resources while saving you money.

Audioholics hasn't yet done a formal review of this product, but we wanted to get as much information as possible to our readers in order to help them make the best possible purchasing decisions. If possible, we will provide additional info or even a product review at a later date.

For more information, please visit: http://www.vizio.com/flat-panel-hdtvs/m470vt.html

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