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Vizio VF552XVT 55" TruLED LCD Preview

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Vizio VF552XVT 55” TruLED LCD

Vizio VF552XVT 55” TruLED LCD

Summary

  • Product Name: VF552XVT 55” TruLED LCD
  • Manufacturer: Vizio
  • Review Date: April 23, 2010 01:15
  • MSRP: $2199.99
  • First Impression: Pretty Cool
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Model #: Vizio VF552XVT 

  • Size: 55"
  • Viewable: 54.64" diagonal
  • Tuner: ATSC/Clear QAM Tuner
  • Native Panel Resolution: 1920 x 1080 pixels
  • Signal Compatibility: Supports 1080P(HDTV), 1080I(HDTV), 720P(HDTV), 480P(EDTV), 480I(SDTV)
  • Colors: 1.06 Billion
  • Computer Support: 1920x1080, 1360x768, 800x600, 640x480 via VGA/HDMI
  • Display Compatibility: 1080P(FHDTV)
  • Dynamic Contrast Ratio: 2,000,000:1 w/DCR
  • Brightness: 500 cd/m2 (typical)
  • Response Time: 5ms
  • Viewable Angle: 178/178 degrees (horizontal/vertical)
  • Pixel/Dot Pitch: 0.630mm x 0.630mm
  • SRS TruSurround HD: Yes
  • SRS TruVolume: Yes
  • SRS TruSurround XT: No

 

INPUTS (REAR)

  • HDMI with HDCP 4
  • RF Connector for Internal Tuner 1
  • Composite Video: 1
  • Component YPbPr plus Stereo Audio: 1
  • S-Video: 1
  • Computer RGB: 1
  • USB Ports:

 

INPUTS (SIDE)

  • HDMI with HDCP 1
  • RF Connector for Internal Tuner  
  • Component YPbPr plus Stereo Audio:  
  • Composite Video:  
  • S-Video:  
  • Computer RGB:  
  • USB Ports: 3 (Service and Future Multimedia Functionality)
  • Music (MP3):  
  • Video (MPG):  
  • Photo (JPEG):  

 

OUTPUTS (REAR)

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

 

ADDITIONAL FEATURES

  • Refresh Rate: 240Hz
  • Smooth Motion: Yes
  • LED: Direct Type LED Backlight Technology with Smart Dimming - 960 LEDs (80 control blocks)
  • Picture-in-Picture (PIP): Yes
  • Picture-outside-Picture (POP): Yes
  • 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: 5400K, 6500K and 9300K
  • Color Fine Tuning: Independent Red, Green and Blue
  • Speakers: 15W x 2 speakers
  • Panel Lamp Life (typical): 40,000 Hours
  • Voltage Range: 100~240 Vac at 50/60 Hz
  • Power Consumption: 150W (AVG), <1W standby
  • Universal Remote: VIZIO Bluetooth Remote Control with Qwerty Keyboard - VUR10
 

WEIGHT

  • Gross: 111.4lbs
  • Net With Stand: 86.3lbs
  • Without Stand: 73.8lbs

 

DIMENSIONS

  • With Stand: 51.496"W x 35.913"H x 13.465"D
  • Without Stand: 51.496"W x 33.890"H x 4.961"D
  • Packaging Dimensions: 57.087"W x 40.591"H x 16.929"D

 

CERTIFICATIONS CSA/ CSA-US, FCC Class B

 

COMPLIANCES Energy Star 3.0, ATSC Spec A/65, EIA/CEA-766-A

 

WALL MOUNT SPECIFICATIONS

  • Hole Pattern: 400mmx200mm
  • Screw Size: M8
  • Screw Length: 25mm
  • Screw Pitch: 1.25mm

 

VIZIO WARRANTY One Year Parts & Labor Free Lifetime Technical Support

Executive Overview

The VF552XVT TruLED LCD HDTV features VIZIO Internet Apps, your passport to experiencing a whole new world of online content. Using the latest wireless technology, you can easily connect to the Internet and stream movies and TV shows using the Netflix and Amazon widgets, listen to your favorite music via Rhapsody and get the latest news, sports and weather through Yahoo. The Universal Bluetooth remote with slide out QWERTY keypad makes sending a Tweet or changing your status on Facebook a breeze.

Completing the package are features such as TruLED with Smart Dimming, 240Hz SPS, REAL 2,000,000:1 Contrast Ratio, Full 1080p high definition resolution and SRS audio technologies for amazing sound! The Extreme VIZIO Technology series epitomizes what HDTV should be!

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/vf552xvt.html

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Tony is our resident expert for lifestyle and wireless products including soundbars. He does most of the reviews for wireless and streaming loudspeakers and often compares soundbars in round ups and helps us cover the trade shows.

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