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VIZIO M551d-A2R 55-Inch 1080p 240Hz 3D LED Smart HDTV

July 15, 2013 by  
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VIZIO M551d-A2R 55-Inch 1080p 240Hz 3D LED Smart HDTV

VIZIO M551d-A2R 55-Inch 1080p 240Hz 3D LED Smart HDTV

Rated 4 1/2 Stars

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New for 2013. The M551d-A2R is Vizio’s best 55-inch LED backlit 3D TV. This full HD 1080p HDTV is a Smart TV, a 3D Ready TV and comes with 8 pairs of 3D glasses. Theater 3D Cinema-quality 3D technology delivers a brighter picture with a wider range of viewing angles. Smart Dimming: Intelligent local dimming zones ensure better picture with deeper blacks, higher contrast, and uniform image. 240Hz provides blur free, clear motion. The 1080p display has over two million pixel resolution. Sound is provided by a DTS StudioSound™ sound system. VIZIO Internet Apps Plus™ with the built-in wireless Wi-Fi gives you instant access to a world of streaming movies, TV shows, music, and more. This includes Netflix (with subscription), Youtube, Facebook, Blockbuster, Hulu Plus, Twitter, Sports and more.

Equipped with DTS Studio Sound

The 55-Inch VIZIO M551d-A2R has an Ultra Slim Design, and is only 1.75 inches thick (without the stand) and has an ultraslim bezel. This TV has DLNA CERTIFIED® connectivity to let you remotely access music, video, and photos from your computer, phone and other devices. ENERGY STAR® 6.0 compliant. ATSC with QAM digital TV tuners built in. 1 Component video input, and 4 HDMI inputs for full HD connectivity for DVD players, Blu-ray, PS3, Camcorders, PCs and a range of other digital devices. Also features two 10 watt stereo speakers. 3 USB 2.0 ports for digital photo/video/MP3 playback, Ethernet port.

Dimensions: 48.6″W x 30.6″H x 10.1″D with stand (50.1 lbs.)
Dimensions: 48.6″W x 28.5″H x 1.75″D without stand (44.6 lbs.)

Available Sizes: 80-inch, 70-inch, 65-inch, 60-inch, 55-inch, 50-inch

Smart-Review Commentary: For 2013, The VIZIO M-Series M551d-A2R is a 55-inch Smart 3D TV loaded with all the latest advanced features, including Smart Dimming: (local dimming gives deeper blacks and better picture), 240Hz refresh rate (reduces motion blur for fast moving movies and sports), Built-in Wireless WiFi along with Vizio Apps for access to Smart TV internet content including Netflix®, Facebook, Youtube, Hulu Plus™, and more. With its LED backlighting, this set draws only 91 watts and is ENERGY STAR 6.0 compliant. Audio features include DTS TruSurround to simulate surround sound with 2 speakers. The M551d-A2R is Vizio’s Top-of-the-line LED TV. It has received excellent reviews and is a great value for a 55-inch TV. It is a SmartReview Top Pick for 2013.

Vizio M551d-A2R 55-inch 60-inch 65-inch
    HDTV Features

  • *New 2013 Model
  • 1080p (1920×1080)
  • 3D Ready TV (Glasses Included)
  • 240Hz Refresh Rate
  • 10,000,000 to 1 dynamic contrast
  • LED Backlit with Smart Dimming
  • Smart TV
  • Internet Ready
  • Built-in Wifi
  • Four HDMI Connections
  • DLNA Certified
  • ENERGY STAR® 6.0

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