Summary: Great value, but does 'good for the price' mean it's any more than OK?
Pros: Extremely cheap, Some good HD moments, Fun smart recommendations system, Good connectivity, Bright HD pictures look good for a TV at this price level, there are some handy features on the Cloud TV engine, and it's extremely cheap for a 50in TV.
Cons: Problems showing dark scenes, Build quality isn't great, Limited video streaming options, Lethargic operating system, Dark scenes don't look convincing, the operating system is sluggish, and the online service lacks video content.
Excerpt: Toshiba proves that you don't have to spend a fortune to get a large TV, as the low-cost 50in 50L4353DB proves. It is one of the chunkier LCD TVs we’ve seen recently, with its matt black plastic bezel measuring 84mm at its thickest point.