It seems that there’s a bigger, better and brighter flat screen TV coming out every single week, and for the not-so-technically minded, the huge number of choices available when buying a new TV may seem somewhat mind-boggling. So, if you’re shopping for a new TV and looking to save money on a Plasma or LCD screen TV, and want to make sure you get a quality home theatre experience, read on and get the low down on our Top 10 Best LCD and Plasma Screen TV’s for Under £350 and seek out the best value stylish TV for your money.
1. Sharp LC19SH7EBK 19 Inch HD Ready LCD TV
Sharp’s new Aquos LC19SH7EBK 19 inch LCD TV looks set to be the answer to your prayers, epitomising the very best that Sharp has to offer, including performance, style and efficiency. With such sharp clarity pictures and tuned sound effects, your home’s living room will look and feel as close to the cinema as it’s possible to get and it comes at the incredibly low price of just £219.99.
This 19 inch TV screen has an image brightness rating of 300cd/m2, and comes with digital tuning capabilities. Furthermore, with its HD readiness, it will display crisp and clear images whenever you connect it up to a HD device, while it is able to support a 1366 x 768 pixel maximum resolution.
Sleek looking, the Sharp LC19SH7EBK comes with two built in 4 watt stereo speakers that provide crystal clear sound clarity and comes with a 5 year warranty as standard so you can be sure you are getting a good deal.
Slick and slim, this model measures a compact 457mm x 300mm x 67mm, and it weighs in at just 4 kg so it’s relatively easy to mount on your wall and will fit almost any living room.
Connectors include a S-video 1 SCART, 2 HDMI inputs and an AV input.
2. LG 19LU4010 19 Inch Widescreen HD Ready LCD TV
Yet another high performance small screen LCD TV from those clever Koreans at LG. The new LG 19LU4010 19 inch HD Ready LCD TV looks and performs much like its predecessor the 19LU4000, with the same impressive angled stand.
Choose from a black or white casing, and sit back and enjoy the classic modern design of a beautifully low cost HD TV that comes loaded with all the features you could ever want, at a hugely affordable price of just £201.25.
With its 1366 x 768 resolution and contrast ratio of 8000:1, you can be assured of quality, sharp images and well defined colours no matter if you’re watching TV shows or DVD’s. With 2 HDMI’s available, the LG 19LU4010 is perfectly capable of handling a Blu-ray player, games consoles and more.
One of the biggest features of this model is its Clear Voice 2 Technology, making it able to render perfectly clear voices even when there is loud background noise while it is capable of handling even high pitch tracks with awesome clarity.
3. Philips 19PFL3404D/12 19 Inch Widescreen LCD TV
With the newly released Philips 19PFL3404D/12 19 inch widescreen LCD, you’ll be able to experience awesome, cinematic quality picture and sound from the comfort of your own living room, all this for just £238.78.
Probably the best thing about the Philips 19PFL3404/D12 is that, like all Philips models, offers superior sound quality that will make you feel as if you’re sitting in a concert hall, thanks to its Incredible Surround feature that literally immerses you in audio.
Meanwhile, expect natural, vibrant images of cinematic quality, with over 28.9 billion colours and a resolution of 1440 x 900 pixels, the clarity and brightness is so clear you may even need sunglasses!
HD Ready and with SCART, VGA and HDMA connectivity, this is another versatile model of the quality we have come to expect from Philips.
4. Panasonic Viera TX-L19X10B 19 Inch LCD HD Ready TV
Once again Panasonic live up to their reputation as kings of the flat panel TV world, with yet another blazing new model, this one aimed at first time buyers of LCD TV’s.
The Panasonic Viera TX-L19X10B 19 inch LCD TV, costing just £237.99 comes with a stylish and sleek black cabinet surround, while its ideal proportions and slenderness make it a great choice of TV for your living room, bedroom, kitchen, in fact anywhere you could possibly want to place a TV.
HD ready, this model has an impressive resolution ration of 1366 x 768 pixels, resulting in pin-sharp images, vivid colours and a great contrast that will leave you feeling almost light headed with wonder.
Additionally, with its integrated Freeview tuner, it’s possible to choose from a multitude of free-to-air TV channels, while its SCART, VGA and HDMA connectivity means you can enjoy DVD’s, console games and more.
5. Toshiba 22AV615DB 22 Inch HD Ready LCD TV
The new Toshiba 22AV615DB 22 Inch HD Ready LCD TV is an ideal choice for your living room, kitchen or bedroom, a perfect solution to your digital TV needs.
The second smallest model offered by Toshiba, this compactly designed model comes rich in features, including the Active Vision picture processing technology that produces sharp clarity images of never-before seen quality. Meanwhile its less than prohibitive cost of £199.99 makes its appeal all the more dramatic
Toshiba’s Dynamic Contrast feature allows for perfect automatic image balancing, decreasing backlight during dark scenes and increasing it during brightly lit scenes, so the quality of your images is perfection at all times.
The Stylish design of the Toshiba 22AV615DB hides a wealth of other features too, including a PC input, 3 HDMI slots and a gripping audio quality from its integrated stereo sound speakers.
6. Samsung LE22B650 22 Inch HD Ready LCD TV
The Samsung LE2B650 22 inch HD Ready LCD TV offers all the supreme qualities that we have come to expect from Samsung, only this time in a compact size that makes it versatile enough to be used almost anywhere in your home.
The design is exquisite and flawless, and its beauty is matched by its efficient power consumption, meaning you will not only be saving money on the £237.44 price, but on your electric bills too.
Sharp image quality is guaranteed with Motion Plus, which runs at a rate of 200 Hz, double the rate of regular TV’s, meaning even the fastest paced action scenes will be seamless and free from blurs. Combined with Samsung’s Ultra Clear Panel®, you’ll be able to enjoy the crispest images yet that are totally free from glare, offering a vibrancy of colours.
Connections include 2 x HDMI slots, SCART and VGA inputs.
7. LG 26LH2000 26 Inch LCD TV
The LG 26LH2000 26 inch LCD TV introduces innovation’s greener side with a model that is not only HD Ready, but has been officially Energy Saving Trust certified to save you money on your monthly bills.
As well as its HD-Readiness, the LG 26LH2000 comes with an incorporated Freeview receiver, meaning you can receive up to 48 completely free new terrestrial digital TV channels.
It’s also fully connectable with your Blu-ray player, home cinema system and games consoles thanks to its HDMI input port, offering you the definitive multimedia experience in the comfort of your own home, for just £279.99
In addition to its outstanding picture clarity and sound quality, LG’s AV mode offers three distinct choices that will allow you to enhance the image and audio quality dependent on what you are watching or what games you are playing. Cinema Mode allows you to watch movies with cinematic sounds, perfect motion and vivid colours while Sports Mode and Game Mode are optimized for the enjoyment of your favourite sports games and video games.
8. Samsung LE32C450 32 Inch Widescreen HD Ready LCD TV
Available at an incredibly low price of just £268.19, the new Samsung LE32C459 32 inch Widescreen HD Ready LCD TV brings the ultimate in affordable, high quality 32 inch viewing to your home.
The unique Wide Colour Enhancer utilizes 3D colour stretching technology to saturate the pixels on screen, achieving a naturally sharp image quality that will leave viewers in awe. Moreover, your viewing pleasure is further enhanced with the Digital Noise Filter, subduing outside interference and background noise, leaving you with only the most crystal clear clarity
Samsung also grant the convenience of one touch control for each and every one of your HDMI connected devices, including audio and video players, delivered through the touch of the Anyet+ remote control. Never again will your coffee table be littered with dozens of remotes.
For photography fans, one further added benefit is the USB port, which allows you to connect and enjoy on 32 inch widescreen all of your home videos, holiday photos and memories, rendered in splendid detail.
9. LG 32LD350 32 Inch HD LCD TV
If you want quality and affordability for your home entertainment system, look no further than the 32 inch LG 32LD350 LCD TV, available at a bargain price of just £339.29.
Sophisticated and stylish, it provides 5 times the image quality of a standard definition TV thanks to its HD Ready 1080p and 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution, at the same time delivering cinematic clarity and dazzling colours. 1080p TV is truly the only way to enjoy Blu ray and high definition gaming to the fullest.
Maximize the settings and quality of your TV with the Picture Wizard, a unique image controlling feature that allows you to optimize your viewing for sports, movies and gaming.
Connectivity includes SCART and 2 HDMI inputs while just as with all LG models, the LG 32LD350 LCD TV comes with an inbuilt Digital Freeview receiver, giving you access to over 40 free terrestrial TV channels and Digital Interactive Services.
10. LG 32LD450 32 Inch HD Ready LCD TV
Now’s the time to begin enjoying a full HD TV viewing experience and what better way to begin than with the LG 32LD450 32 Inch HD Ready LCD TV?
Beautiful and stylish, the LG 32LD450 is full of innovations and features, and offers a stunning performance that is matched only by its low cost, just £296.95.
You’ll get Full HD Resolution, giving you an image detail that is crystal clear, while the amazing Dynamic Contrast Ratio of 100,000:1 guarantees the deepest blacks and most vivid colours. Moreover, the 20 watt audio stereo system delivers clarity of sound that is as close to life as you can get.
Other notable performances include a MP3 and JPEG file capability via a USB port, a 4 millisecond response time and 3 HDMI inputs.