Excerpt: Ready to take a plunge into the 3D world? The new Toshiba 55WX800U, the flagship model for introducing 3D is the right decision. Ultra-slim build, advanced features and 3D playback, the TV has it all to offer to the tech-savvy consumers. Let us take a look at its features and specifications.
Conclusion: There's no getting around the fact that Toshiba's 55WX800U is a beautifully designed display. Its slim profile, elegant trim, and invisible speakers combine to give this TV supermodel good looks.
Pros: Slim and sexy profile, attractive design, Accurate colors and solid grayscale tracking, Large, backlit, comfortable remote control, Attractive "street price" (but an overpiced List Price)
Cons: Uneven brightness uniformity; Light bleed at corners; "blotchy" areas, Forced use of Film Stabilization to properly handle 3:2 cadence, Poor 3D performance due to above average crosstalk, NetTV functionality is quirky and prone to misbehavior
Summary: The 240Hz LED edge-lit Toshiba 55WX800U's picture quality when displaying 2D images is excellent. And its NetTV menu of Internet streaming partners is top notch. If only its 3D performance was as compelling.