Pros

  • Very low power consumption
  • Very low power consumption
  • Reasonable price
  • Reasonable price
  • Great Internet features
  • Great Internet features
  • Good image quality
  • Good image quality

Cons

  • Requires firmware update to play media on USB drive
  • Requires firmware update to play media on USB drive

At A Glance

The Vizio XVT553SV delivers solid image quality and a good collection of Internet features at an outstanding price.

Manufacturer’s Description

VIZIO's XVT553SV 55" TruLED LCD HDTV with VIZIO Internet Apps delivers the ultimate HDTV experience! Packed with the latest technology, this high performance HDTV combines advanced picture quality, immersive virtual high definition sound and premium wireless Internet connectivity with built-in WiFi 802.11n dual-band so you can enjoy the convenience of on-demand movies, TV shows, social networking, music, photos and more with just the push of a button on the premium Bluetooth QWERTY keyboard universal remote.

The Specs

Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
HDMI Yes
VGA Yes
Number of HDMI Ports 5
Composite Video Yes
Component Video Yes
Digital Audio Output Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 55.00 "
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Backlight Technology Direct LED
Digital Tuner ATSC
General Information
Manufacturer Vizio, Inc
Manufacturer Part Number XVT553SV
UPC Code 845226003196
Brand Name Vizio
Product Name TruLED XVT553SV 55" LED-LCD TV
Marketing Information

VIZIO's XVT553SV 55" TruLED LCD HDTV with VIZIO Internet Apps delivers the ultimate HDTV experience! Packed with the latest technology, this high performance HDTV combines advanced picture quality, immersive virtual high definition sound and premium wireless Internet connectivity with built-in WiFi 802.11n dual-band so you can enjoy the convenience of on-demand movies, TV shows, social networking, music, photos and more with just the push of a button on the premium Bluetooth QWERTY keyboard universal remote.

Product Model XVT553SV
Product Type LED-LCD TV
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.vizio.com
Product Line TruLED
Product Series XVT
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • TruLED XVT553SV LED-LCD TV
  • Remote Control
Features Ambient Lighting
Network & Communication
Wireless LAN Yes
Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11n
Ethernet Technology Ethernet
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Physical Characteristics
Height 33.3"
Width 52.2"
Depth 3"
Weight (Approximate) 1233.6 oz
VESA Mount Standard 200 x 200
Height with Stand 35.20"
Width with Stand 52.20"
Depth with Stand 13"
Weight with Stand (Approximate) 90.28 lb
Video
Analog Tuner NTSC
Video Signal Standard HDTV 1080p
Maximum Resolution 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 10,000,000:1
Brightness 500 Nit
Comb Filter 3D Y/C
Scan Format 1080p
Sound
Sound System Surround Sound
Built-in Devices
Speakers Yes
Power Description
Operating Power Consumption 225 W
Standby Power Consumption 900 mW
Technical Information
Horizontal Viewing Angle 178°
Vertical Viewing Angle 178°
Response Time 3 ms
Media Player Yes

Performance

Lab Tests 2D
Brightness and Contrast Rating Very Good
Brightness and Contrast Score 3.8
Color Quality Rating Very Good
Color Quality Score 3.7
Detail Rating Good
Detail Score 3.5
Motion Rating Very Good
Motion Score 3.6
Power Usage
Green Rating Very Good
Green score 94.0
Power off 0.9   watts
Power on 64.8   watts