"Excellent TV with awesome picture quality."5.0 starson by skigator13
Pros: Read the CNET review & specs, watched the video, & looked at the picture in-store all several times over, before purchasing. Did the same for multiple other LED & Plasma TVs before I purchased the TC-P55ST55. Agree with CNET review... it's "sp
Cons: Does run a little warm (generates some heat).
Base is sturdy & very easy to assemble; it just doesn't swivel.
Default picture setting was dark, but after trying different settings, the "game" picture setting produced a vivid, bright & sharp pictur
Summary: This is one AWESOME TV! The picture is incredible! Was really leery of the warnings about plasma TVs being dark. No problem in my living room at my house in Florida (with sunshine outside 300+ days/year).
You can definitely buy a cheaper set, including many LEDs, but you you won't get the picture quality found on this set. I'm really glad I decided to spend several hundred dollars more for this model, & ditto for buying a 55" instead of the 50" that I first looked at.
I haven't even had the set tuned as yet, & I can honestly tell you it's the best picture on a TV that I've ever seen.
Viewing angle is great! As mentioned earlier, I have to agree that the CNET review for this television is "on the money" & 98% correct.