Pros

  • Fantastic sound
  • Innovative home screen
  • Very good image quality
  • Well-designed remote
  • Fantastic sound
  • Innovative home screen
  • Very good image quality
  • Well-designed remote

Cons

  • Horrible text entry on some screens
  • Power hog
  • Power hog
  • Lacks a true quick-setup guide
  • Horrible text entry on some screens
  • Lacks a true quick-setup guide

At A Glance

This expensive plasma set looks very good, sounds great, and puts all of its features on one convenient and attractive screen. But it's not as easy to use as it should be, and it draws too much electricity.

Manufacturer’s Description

With the Samsung PN51D6500, Plasma TV has reached the next level. The advanced Plasma Plus One Design means you get an extra inch of viewing surface, so the 51-inch screen looks even larger than similarly sized models. Keep pushing the boundaries with Samsung Smart TV, a gateway to the best of the web with Samsung Apps, advanced search features and more. And watch what happens when you enter the world of immersive entertainment with 3D technology, enjoying a depth and clarity that's only available with 3D movie titles and TV shows.