Vizio VP50 Plasma HDTV

Vizio Updated: 2008-08-05 RSS
Vizio VP50 Plasma HDTV

The VIZIO VP50 20A HDTV Widescreen 50-in* Plasma TV offers a HDTV display capability at 720P and 1080i and now 3 HDMI w/HDCP High Definition Television inputs allowing you to enjoy High Definition content in either format. This product offers a high 1,300 cd/m2 Brightness at a 1365 x 768 native resolution, and an unprecedented 15,000:1 max Contrast Ratio. Using VCV (VIZIO Color Vision), this Plasma TV can display 6,144 shades of gray in 1.07 Billion colors for a brilliant, colorful picture.


A 50" HDTV for less than $1500 -  The VP50 20A HDTV offers all the features and benefits to enhance your home theater experience, while remaining affordable.

15,000:1 Contrast Ratio - For deep blacks and brillant colors, the high contrast ratio of our television enhances every program you enjoy to watch.

3 HDMI Inputs - HDMI inputs offer the best performance when it comes to High Definition Television.

VIZIO ColorVision (VCV) - allows for True 10-bit levels and the ability to display 1.07 billion colors, this ensure a more vivid and natural picture.

Integrated television tuner - enjoy high definition and regular television programs with or without paid high definition service.

SRS ® TruSurround® XT - The TruSurround XT audio adds three new audio enhancement technologies to complete your ultimate home theater experience with 2 speakers.

Size: 50-in*
*Viewable: 49.96-in
Tuner: Integrated NTSC/ATSC/QAM HDTV Tuner

Supported TV Formats
1080i, 720p, 720i, 480p, 480i

Native Panel Resolution: 1365 x 768

Supported PC Resolutions
1024 x 768, 800 x 600

Panel Type: 50" Diagonal*, 16:9 Wide Screen, LCD Panel
Panel Specifications: N/A
Pixel/Dot Pitch: 0.81 mm (H) x 0.81 mm (V)
Display Compatibility: HDTV (1080i)
Signal Compatibility: 480i (SDTV), 480P (EDTV), 720P (HDTV), 1080i (HDTV)
Response Time: N/A
Colors: 1.07 Billion (10 bit)
Brightness: 1,300 cd/m2 (typical)
Contrast Ratio: 15,000:1 (max)
Viewable Angle: >170° (horizontal and vertical)

RF (F Connector for internal tuner): 1
HDMI with HDCP: 3
Analog Stereo Audio for HDMI Inputs: 1
Component YPbPr plus Stereo Audio: 2
Composite Video: 2
S-Video plus Stereo Audio: 1
Computer RGB plus Stereo Audio: 1
Service Port: 1

Analog Audio out (RCA): 1
5.1 SPDIF Digital Optical Audio: 1
Headphone (Stereo Mini-Jack): 0

Additional Information
Picture-in-Picture (PIP)
Picture-outside-Picture (POP)
Closed Caption (CC)
3D Comb Filter
3:2 or 2:2 Reverse Pull-down
ATSC with 8VSB & QAM demodulation
ATSC with MPEG-2 decoding
NTSC Video decoding via RF: Yes, thru Antenna, Cable, or Satellite
NTSC Video decoding via Video: Yes, thru CVBS, S-Video, or Component
Progressive Scan Video: Yes, thru Component YPbPr, VGA or HDMI
HDTV: Yes, thru HDMI or Component YPbPr
Computer: 640x480, 800x600, 1024x768
Sound enhancement: Yes, SRS TrueSrround XT
Color Temperature: 6500K (standard), 5400K and 9300K
Color Fine Tuning: Independent Red, Green and Blue
Audio: Built-in 10W x 2
Lamp (LCD) / Panel (PDP) Life: 60000 hours
Power: IEC Connector for direct power line connection
Voltage Range100 ~ 240 Vac at 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption: 500W average
Removable Base

Gross:144 lbs
Net: 120 lbs
Without Stand: 108 lbs

Carton: 55.5" W x 39" H x 17"D
With Stand: 48.8" W x 34.2" H x 12.2" D
Without Stand: 48.8" W x 33.5" H x 3.9" D
Without Stand and Speakers: N/A
Certifications: CSA, FCC Class B