The Samsung PS51F4900AKXXU is a great value, step-up, entry price 3D, HD Ready, Freeview HD Digital TV equipped 51 inch flat screen plasma set, ideal for those after the biggest name in television whilst demanding great picture and sound quality but without the complication often found in many current Smart models and at a budget price.
Continuing the Samsung tradition of easy to use, well specified, slim frame designs which has seen the brand achieve global sales domination, the PS51F4900 includes a host of features to ensure excellent basic picture quality.
Driven by its Hyper Real engine and in conjunction with a new design Clear Image panel (better than glass for removing image blur or ghosting,) the Samsung PS51F4900AKX incorporates a 600Hz processor to guarantee smooth flowing images that occur within high speed action or sports scenes, Clean View automatic noise filtering to enhance low quality transmission TV broadcasts, an optimizer specifically engineered to bolster video black levels, the ingenious Wide Colour Plus Enhancer to deliver bold, crisp colours, a Mega DCR dynamic contrast circuit for the most crystal clear pictures plus for DVD, Blu-ray or other movie watching, Cinema Smooth and Film Mode settings allow the most natural settings of colour, contrast, brightness and sharpness for a truly cinematic, default setting.
Incredibly for this money, the Samsung PS51F4900 is an active 3D plasma television, too which means unlike lesser, passive systems, the quality of high definition in 3D Blu-ray movies is not compromised and the full resolution maintained: you even get a pair of the premium 3D glasses in the box - quite remarkable Samsung value for money.
Sound quality is not overlooked either and the 51 inch PS Samsung F4900 series, HD Ready plasma television contains a full range, 20 watts, downward firing speaker system which includes processors for 5.1 sound using Dolby Digital, Dolby Pulse and the premium DTS format.
Critically, the Samsung PS51F4900 incorporates the very latest Freeview HD digital TV tuner which guarantees a huge choice of free to air digital TV and radio channels, entirely subscription free but also with the high definition benefit of several high resolution channels from the BBC, ITV and Channel 4 - Match Of The Day has never looked so amazing.
For basic connections, the Samsung 43F4900 is not be found wanting with conventional composite and component video inputs but more likely to be used are the twin HDMI (high definition multimedia interface) inputs which will rescale and convert any signal from any source to match the screen HD Ready resolution, plus a USB media port input socket which thanks to Samsung Connect Share technology, allows memory sticks or HDD zip drives to be instantly connected for quick access to digital photos, video or music.
There is also a conventional SCART input, just in case!
Resplendent in a stunning, high gloss, cool grey finish, the super narrow bezel completes the delightfully slim appearance of this excellent value 51 inch HD Ready, 600 hertz, digital plasma television - you can find the Samsung PS51F4900AKXXU at some of the cheapest deals in the country but to get the very lowest UK price, select from our carefully selected, best buy discount offers in the links above.