Samsung Plasma 490 Series

74
Global
Score
74

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

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CNET UK says:

It lacks Full HD resolution and only has two HDMI inputs. Nevertheless, for such a cut-price model its colour and contrast performance is strong and it's surprisingly capable for 3D viewing.
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Plasma

Type
Plasma (50.73 inches)
Native resolution
1024 x 768
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Plasma

Type
Plasma (50.73 inches)
Native resolution
1024 x 768
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