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I Need a Smaller TV For My Small Living Room
By Swanni

Washington, D.C. (July 30, 2013) - Editor's Note: TV's Answer Man, aka Swanni, takes your questions regarding how to best use the latest products and services in TV technology. If you have a question about TV technology, ask TV's Answer Man by sending an e-mail to swann@tvpredictions.com

Q. Because of my decor, I am limited to a 40-inch TV. What is the best model and brand 40-inch TV that fits that width? -- Hal, town unknown.

Hal, that's a good question. Many consumers would love to have a big-screen TV but the size of the room where it will sit can be a major obstacle. Put a 60-inch or 70-inch set in a small living room and you will feel very cramped.

There are several 40-inch sets that offer both style, new features and a good picture quality. While our policy is never to name just one set or brand, we have compiled three possibilities for you based on your criteria


1. Vizio 40-inch, 1080p Smart LED TV
The Vizio set has an Amazon.com customer rating of 4.3 stars out of a possible five, based on 139 reviews. That's a good rating. The LED TV offers 120 Hz, which reduces motion blur during sports and action films, and it has Wi-Fi built-in so you can access your favorite streaming services such as Netflix, Vudu, Amazon Prime and Hulu Plus. Amazon's price today is $498.

2.
Samsung 40-inch, 1080p Smart LED TV
This Samsung TV also has built-in WiFi for your streaming services and it has an Amazon.com customer rating of 4.2 stars out of a possible five, based on 723 reviews. With that many reviews, you can really bank on that rating. The TV is also today's #5 best-selling LED set at Amazon.com. Amazon's price today is $459.



3. TCL 40-Inch, 1080p LED TV
If you're looking for a lower-priced 40-inch set, this TCL TV has an Amazon.com customer rating of 4.1 out of a possible five, based on 42 reviews. And Amazon today is selling it for just $349. By the way, you mentioned that you were concerned about your decor. This TCL set weighs just 15.1 pounds.

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Phillip Swann is president and publisher of TVPredictions.com. He has been quoted in dozens of publications and broadcast outlets, including CNN, Fox News, Inside Edition, The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Chicago Tribune, The Financial Times, The Associated Press and The Hollywood Reporter. He can be reached at
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