With more entertainment apps coming out these days, folks are looking for flat screen HDTVs that are capable of having them. Apps for shows and movies, like Netflix, Hulu, Crackle or Amazon Prime. Even music entertainment, like Spotify, Pandora or Tune-in Radio.
However, the picture and sound quality must not suffer just to highlight other features. So below is a list of some of the top rated flat screen TV’s, all of which can be found on Amazon. Although not all of them are Smart TVs, all are compatible for PCs, set top box(cable/satellite box), game consoles and so on.
Top 50-Inch 4K Smart LED TV
This model of Hisense – 2015 Model 4k 50inch Hisense 50H7GB2 Smart LED TV has beautiful picture quality, with a refresh rate of 120 Hz when its in native mode.
It is an LED smart TV, which means it is capable of wi-fi connection. The ports for input/output functionality range from hdmi, usb and ethernet to digital audio, component and composite ports.
So not only would you be able to enjoy the high definition that is prevalent in todays TV watching experience, but if you still want to enjoy your dual dvd/vcr devices, you can. Because this TV has inputs for standard RCA cables as well as anything below 1080i/p.
Best Big Screen TV under $500
The LG Electronics 50LF6000 50-Inch 1080p LED TV (2015 Model) is in LED model with a refresh rate of 120 hz as well. The inputs include hdmi, component, composite, digital audio(optical), usb port and includes 1 port for RF(radio frequency).
The latter makes things easier for folks you have an RF capable remote control. Although it has no smart TV functionality, the consoles that you do have will still get you the experience you want.
For instance, a PS4 is capable of having all the TV watching, music listening apps you may be familiar with. Simply connect via HDMI cable to this wondrous TV and enjoy.
As mentioned, this is a TV that has multiple ports, so do not worry that you may not be able to use your older dvd/vcr devices. It is RCA and component capable, so hook up what you need and switch the inputs on the TV. You can be watching an old vhs home video one moment and then be back in the present with HD.
Best 50-Inch LED TV to Buy
This is a full array LED TV with 12 active LED zones. This means the 2015 50inch VIZIO E50-C1 Smart LED TV has more potential to enhance the image quality with more control of light levels.
Essentially, the picture quality of this TV is more vibrant. Couple that technology with the Smart TV features and your home entertainment experience is complete.
Now, even though it does not have ports for anything but HDMI, it is a smart TV. This means, you have access to apps such as Youtube, Amazon Prime, Netflix and so many more.