Thursday, 24 April 2008
Vizio has established itself as one of the leading providers of reasonably-priced LCD and plasma HDTVs, and the GV47LF is a prime example of why. This 47-inch, 1080p HDTV may not have all the high-end features you’ll find in a more expensive panel, but it offers solid performance, ample connections and an attractively simple design.
The GV47LF’s well-endowed back panel sports four HDMI inputs that accept 1080p/60 (but not 1080p/24), plus two component video and one PC input that are also HD-capable. The menu includes the standard assortment of LCD picture adjustments, including several preset picture modes and color-temperature settings, plus an adjustable backlight to tailor the image’s overall light output to suit your viewing environment. It also offers advanced white-balance controls, which isn’t a given at this price point.
Vizio includes a lot of PIP and POP viewing options, ...