Pros

  • Nice picture quality
  • Good sound features

Cons

  • Uncomfortable remote

At A Glance

A good picture and appealing extras come together in this HDTV plasma, but they’ll cost you.

Manufacturer’s Description

Samsung's TrueWide HP-S5053 50" Plasma HDTV makes any room look better. Even in a light-filled room, the picture's 10,000:1 contrast ratio remains remarkably high and glare-free. Unparalleled 13-bit processing translates into 549 billion colors that capture every nuance, even in freeze-frame. Samsung's high-quality smoothing technology delivers a more pleasurable viewing experience.

The Specs

Interfaces/Ports
HDMI Yes
S-Video Yes
VGA Yes
Number of HDMI Ports 2
Composite Video Yes
Component Video Yes
Headphone Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 50.00 "
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Digital Tuner ATSC
General Information
Manufacturer Samsung
Manufacturer Part Number HPS5053X/XAA
UPC Code 036725250536
Brand Name Samsung
Product Name 50" Plasma TV
Marketing Information

Samsung's TrueWide HP-S5053 50" Plasma HDTV makes any room look better. Even in a light-filled room, the picture's 10,000:1 contrast ratio remains remarkably high and glare-free. Unparalleled 13-bit processing translates into 549 billion colors that capture every nuance, even in freeze-frame. Samsung's high-quality smoothing technology delivers a more pleasurable viewing experience.

Product Model HP-S5053
Product Type Plasma TV
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.samsungusa.com
Miscellaneous
Features Split Screen, Picture in Picture
Additional Information
  • TrueWide design with hidden speaker
  • FilterBright anti-glare filter
  • Power save feature
  • Samsung DNIe (Digital Natural Image engine)

Burn-in resistant panel with:

  • Auto pixel shift (user programmable)
  • Signal pattern processing function
  • White screen processing function
Physical Characteristics
Weight (Approximate) 1728.0 oz
Video
Analog Tuner NTSC
Brightness 1300 Nit
Comb Filter 3D Y/C