Pros

  • Full-array LED backlight
  • Full-array LED backlight
  • 240Hz refresh rate
  • 240Hz refresh rate
  • Handsome set with good image quality and great audio
  • Handsome set with good image quality and great audio

Cons

  • Pricey for its screen-size class
  • Pricey for its screen-size class
  • Very little printed documentation
  • Very little printed documentation

At A Glance

The LG Infinia 47LE8500 looks good and delivers a slew of customization options, plus great Internet content--but image quality isn't great, and this HDTV is expensive.

Manufacturer’s Description

There's television and then there's something better with LG's INFINIA LE8500. With one TV, you can experience a dazzling THX certified Full LED Slim picture with an astounding 7,000,000:1 contrast ratio on a beyond-beautiful display, the unlimited possibilities of broadband TV, the freedom of Wireless HD and a host of other features from LG.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.lg.com/us

The Specs

General Information
UPC Code 719192176812

Performance

Lab Tests 2D
Brightness and Contrast Rating Good
Brightness and Contrast Score 3.3
Color Quality Rating Good
Color Quality Score 3.0
Detail Rating Good
Detail Score 2.8
Motion Rating Very Good
Motion Score 4.1
Power Usage
Green Rating Very Good
Green score 91.0
Power off 0.0   watts
Power on 75.6   watts