What you need to know: TV shopping
TV type: Plasma
A plasma television is great for sports and action films because it can follow fast movement better.
Josh Roy, a customer solutions manager at the Best Buy in Dedham, said plasma televisions work well in most lighting conditions, like an LED, and shows black and white colors very well. According to an article by Consumer Reports, the picture is also clear from virtually any viewing angle.
Consumer Reports also said that generally, plasma televisions are less expensive than comparable LCDs, but they are made by a limited number of manufacturers and are not sold smaller than 40 inches.