ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2012 — Televisions

ENERGY STAR Most Efficient in 2012The ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2012 designation recognizes the most efficient products among those that qualify for the ENERGY STAR. These exceptional televisions represent the leading edge in energy efficient products this year.

Insignia model NS-15E720A12
Insignia
NS-15E720A12
MSRP $129

Product Description:

Insignia™ 15" Class / 720p / 60Hz / LED-LCD HDTV. Ultraslim designed (1-3/4" deep) 15-5/8" screen LED-LCD HD TV, �for optimal viewing in small rooms. Inputs include 2 HDMI/DVI (side), 1 composite (rear), 1 component video (rear), 1 PC (side), 1 PC audio (side), 1 S-video/composite audio shared (side) and 1 RF (side). Two 3W speakers With SRS TruSurround HD provide a lush soundscape. And with useful features, such as�a sleep timer, INlink and channel labeling.

Screen Size 15.6 inches
Resolution 1366 x 768
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? No
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 28
Annual Cost to Operate* $3
Dynex model DX-15E220A12
Dynex
DX-15E220A12
MSRP $99

Product Description:

Dynex™ 15"" Class / 720p / 60Hz / LED-LCD HDTV For optimal viewing in small rooms. Inputs include 2 HDMI/DVI (rear), 1 composite (side), 1 component video (side), 1 PC (rear), 1 PC audio (rear), 1 component/composite audio shared (side) and 1 RF (side). Two 3W speakers. And with useful features, such as, a sleep timer, input labeling and channel labeling.

Screen Size 15.6 inches
Resolution 1366 x 768
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? No
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 29
Annual Cost to Operate* $3
Insignia model NS-24E730A12
Insignia
NS-24E730A12
MSRP $249

Product Description:

Insignia™ 24" Class / 1080p / 60Hz / LED-LCD HDTV. Ultraslim designed (1-7/8" deep) 23-5/8" screen LED-LCD HDTV for optimal viewing in medium-size rooms. Inputs include 2 HDMI/DVI (1 rear, 1 side), 1 component video (side), 1 composite (side), 1 PC (rear), 1 PC audio (rear) and 1 RF. Two 3W speakers support SRS TruSurround HD for a virtual surround sound experience. And with useful features such as channel labeling, INlink and a sleep timer.

Screen Size 23.6 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? No
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 42
Annual Cost to Operate* $5
Panasonic model TC-L37E3
Panasonic
TC-L37E3
MSRP $799

Product Description:

  • 37" CLASS E3 Series LED HDTV
  • IPS alpha LED Panel delivers a 178-degree wide viewing angle for bright, clear and vivid images from virtually anywhere in a room
  • Easy IPTV lets you enjoy select Web entertainment on the Viera HDTV
  • Viera Image Viewer (photos & movies) allows you to view digital photos and videos on the Viera HDTV
  • DLNA allows you to enjoy content from your PC and other home network devices on your Viera HDTV
Screen Size 37 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 73
Annual Cost to Operate* $8
Samsung model UN40D5550RF
Samsung
UN40D5550RF
MSRP $1,199

Product Description:

  • 40" LED HDTV with 1080p resolution
  • 3,200,000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio
  • Samsung Apps, AllShare™ DLNA® Networking
  • 4 HDMI / 2 USB (ConnectShare™ Movie) / 1 PC Input
  • Swivel Stand
Screen Size 40 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 83
Annual Cost to Operate* $9
Samsung model UN40D5550RF
Samsung
UN40D5500RF
MSRP $899

Product Description:

  • 40" LED HDTV with 1080p resolution
  • 3,500,000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio
  • AllShare™ DLNA® Networking
  • Clear Motion Rate 120
  • 4 HDMI / 2 USB (ConnectShare� Movie ) / 1 PC Input
  • Swivel Stand
Screen Size 40 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 83
Annual Cost to Operate* $9
Panasonic model TC-L42D30
Panasonic
TC-L42D30
MSRP $1,199

Product Description:

  • 42" CLASS D30 Series LED TV
  • IPS Alpha LED Panel delivers a 178 degree wide viewing angle for bright, clear and vivid images from virtually anywhere in a room
  • 120Hz Motion Picture Pro 4 lets you enjoy sports and fast-action with minimal motion blur
  • Easy IPTV lets you enjoy select Web entertainment on the Viera HDTV
  • Viera Image Viewer (photo & movie) allows you to view digital photos and videos on the Viera HDTV
Screen Size 42 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 91
Annual Cost to Operate* $10
LG model 42LV3700
LG
42LV3700
MSRP $699

Product Description:

42" Class 1080P LED TV with SmartTV (42.0" diagonal), LG Smart TV, Full HD 1080p Resolution, LED Backlighting, Wi-Fi® Ready, DLNA Certified®, ENERGY STAR Qualified, Picture Wizard II (Easy Picture Calibration), Intelligent Sensor, Smart Energy Saving

Screen Size 42 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 97
Annual Cost to Operate* $11
Panasonic model TC-L42E30
Panasonic
TC-L42E30
MSRP $999

Product Description:

  • 42" CLASS E30 Series LED TV
  • IPS Alpha LED Panel delivers a 178 degree wide viewing angle for bright, clear and vivid images from virtually anywhere in a room
  • 120Hz Motion Picture Pro 4 lets you enjoy sports and fast-action with minimal motion blur
  • Easy IPTV lets you enjoy select Web entertainment on the Viera HDTV
  • Viera Image Viewer (photo & movie) allows you to view digital photos and videos on the Viera HDTV
Screen Size 42 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 100
Annual Cost to Operate* $11
AQUOS model LC-46LE830U
AQUOS
LC-46LE830U
MSRP $901.99

Product Description:

  • Full HD 1080p (1920 x 1080) Resolution - with more than 8 million dots for the sharpest picture possible.
  • Quad Pixel Plus -enables the processing of images with higher resolution and less jags in diagonal lines.
  • Quad Pixel Technology - RGBY filter adds yellow to the traditional RGB sub-pixel components, enabling the display of many colors never before seen on TV.
  • Smart TV - delivers Netflix, CinemaNow and Vudu? Streaming video, customized Internet content and live customer support via built-in Wi-Fi. (Netflix membership required for Netflix instant streaming. Membership and/or additional fees may apply.)
  • Built-in Wi-Fi - no additional hardware needed.
Screen Size 46 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 115
Annual Cost to Operate* $12
AQUOS model LC-46LE832U
AQUOS
LC-46LE832U
MSRP $902.99

Product Description:

  • Full HD 1080p (1920 x 1080) Resolution - with more than 8 million dots for the sharpest picture possible.
  • Quad Pixel Plus -enables the processing of images with higher resolution and less jags in diagonal lines.
  • Quad Pixel Technology - RGBY filter adds yellow to the traditional RGB sub-pixel components, enabling the display of many colors never before seen on TV.
  • Smart TV - delivers Netflix, CinemaNow and Vudu? Streaming video, customized Internet content and live customer support via built-in Wi-Fi. (Netflix membership required for Netflix instant streaming. Membership and/or additional fees may apply.)
  • Built-in Wi-Fi - no additional hardware needed.
Screen Size 46 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 115
Annual Cost to Operate* $12
AQUOS model LC-46LE830U
SHARP(AQUOS)
LC-46LE835U
MSRP $903.99

Product Description:

  • Full HD 1080p (1920 x 1080) Resolution - with more than 8 million dots for the sharpest picture possible.
  • AQUOS Quattron 3DTV - with technology that produces a brighter 3D experience, with reduced crosstalk blurs.
  • Optional 3D Glasses - with unique 3D-2D mode conversion button.
  • Smart TV - delivers Netflix, CinemaNow and Vudu? streaming video, customized Internet content and live customer support via built-in Wi-Fi. (Netflix membership required for Netflix instant streaming. Membership and/or additional fees may apply.)
  • Full HD 1080p X-Gen LCD Panel - with 10-bit processing is designed with advanced pixel control to minimize light leakage and wider aperture to let more light through.
  • AquoMotion 240 - virtually eliminates blur and artifacts on fast-motion picture quality.
Screen Size 46 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 115
Annual Cost to Operate* $13
LG model 47LW5700
LG
47LW5700
MSRP $1,999

Product Description:

47" Class Cinema 3D capable 1080P 120Hz LED TV with SmartTV (46.9" diagonal), Cinema 3D (w/ 2D to 3D Conversion), LG Smart TV, Full HD 1080p Resolution, TruMotion 120Hz, LED Backlighting, 4 Free 3D Glasses Included, Wi-Fi® Ready, DLNA Certified®, ENERGY STAR Qualified

Screen Size 47 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 116
Annual Cost to Operate* $13
LG model 47LW5600
LG
47LW5600
MSRP $1,999

Product Description:

47" Class Cinema 3D capable 1080P 120Hz LED TV with SmartTV (46.9" diagonal), Cinema 3D (w/ 2D to 3D Conversion), LG Smart TV, Full HD 1080p Resolution TruMotion 120Hz, LED Plus w/Local Dimming, 4 Free 3D Glasses Included Magic Motion Remote, Wi-Fi® Ready (adaptor included), DLNA Certified®, ENERGY STAR Qualified

Screen Size 47 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 116
Annual Cost to Operate* $13
LG model 47LW6500
LG
47LW6500
MSRP $2,099

Product Description:

47" Class Cinema 3D capable 1080P 240Hz LED TV with SmartTV (46.9" diagonal), Cinema 3D (w/ 2D to 3D Conversion), LG Smart TV, Full HD 1080p Resolution, TruMotion 240Hz, LED Plus w/Local Dimming, 4 Free 3D Glasses Included, Magic Motion Remote, Wi-Fi® Ready, DLNA Certified®, ENERGY STAR Qualified

Screen Size 47 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 117
Annual Cost to Operate* $13
LG model 47LW5500
LG
47LW5500
MSRP $1,599

Product Description:

47" Class 1080P 120Hz LED TV with SmartTV (46.9" diagonal), LG Smart TV, Full HD 1080p Resolution, TruMotion 120Hz, LED Backlighting, Wi-Fi® Ready, DLNA Certified®, ENERGY STAR Qualified, Picture Wizard II (Easy Picture Calibration), Intelligent Sensor

Screen Size 47 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 117
Annual Cost to Operate* $13
LG model 55LW5700
LG
55LW5700
MSRP $2,499

Product Description:

55" Class Cinema 3D capable 1080P 120Hz LED TV with SmartTV (54.6" diagonal), Cinema 3D (w/ 2D to 3D Conversion), LG Smart TV, Full HD 1080p Resolution, TruMotion 120Hz, LED Backlighting, 4 Free 3D Glasses Included, Wi-Fi® Ready, DLNA Certified®, ENERGY STAR Qualified

Screen Size 54.6 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 123
Annual Cost to Operate* $13
LG model 55LW5600
LG
55LW5600
MSRP $2,699

Product Description:

55" Class Cinema 3D capable 1080P 120Hz LED TV with SmartTV (54.6" diagonal), Cinema 3D (w/ 2D to 3D Conversion), LG Smart TV, Full HD 1080p Resolution, TruMotion 120Hz, LED Backlighting, 4 Free 3D Glasses Included, Magic Motion Remote, Wi-Fi® Ready (adaptor included), DLNA Certified®, ENERGY STAR Qualified

Screen Size 54.6 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 123
Annual Cost to Operate* $13
Samsung model UN46D6000SF
Samsung
UN46D6000SF
MSRP $1,899

Product Description:

  • 46" LED HDTV with 1080p resolution
  • 4,500,000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio
  • Samsung Smart TV™ with Smart Hub, Search, Your Video, and Samsung Apps
  • Clear Motion Rate 240
  • AllShare™ DLNA® Networking
  • 4 HDMI / 3 USB (ConnectShare™ Movie) / 1 PC Input
Screen Size 46 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 123
Annual Cost to Operate* $13
Samsung model UN46D6050TF
Samsung
UN46D6050TF
MSRP $1,899

Product Description:

  • 46" LED HDTV with 1080p resolution
  • 5,000,000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio
  • Samsung Smart TV™ with Full Web Browser, Search, Your Video, and Samsung Apps
  • Clear Motion Rate 240
  • AllShare™ DLNA® Networking
Screen Size 46 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 123
Annual Cost to Operate* $13
Samsung model UN46D6300SF
Samsung
UN46D6300SF
MSRP $1,899

Product Description:

  • 46" LED HDTV with 1080p resolution
  • 5,000,000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio
  • Samsung Smart TV™ with Full Web Browser, Search, Your Video, and Samsung Apps
  • Clear Motion Rate 240
  • AllShare™ DLNA® Networking
Screen Size 46 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 123
Annual Cost to Operate* $13
LG model 55LW6500
LG
55LW6500
MSRP $2,699

Product Description:

55" Class Cinema 3D capable 1080P 240Hz LED TV with SmartTV (54.6" diagonal), Cinema 3D (w/ 2D to 3D Conversion), LG Smart TV, Full HD 1080p Resolution, TruMotion 240Hz, LED Plus w/Local Dimming, 4 Free 3D Glasses Included, Magic Motion Remote, Wi-Fi® Ready, DLNA Certified®, ENERGY STAR Qualified

Screen Size 54.6 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 125
Annual Cost to Operate* $14
SHARP(AQUOS) model LC-52LE830U
SHARP(AQUOS)
LC-52LE830U
MSRP $904.99

Product Description:

  • Full HD 1080p (1920 x 1080) Resolution - with more than 8 million dots for the sharpest picture possible.
  • Quad Pixel Plus -enables the processing of images with higher resolution and less jags in diagonal lines.
  • Quad Pixel Technology - RGBY filter adds yellow to the traditional RGB sub-pixel components, enabling the display of many colors never before seen on TV.
  • Smart TV - delivers Netflix, CinemaNow and Vudu? Streaming video, customized Internet content and live customer support via built-in Wi-Fi. (Netflix membership required for Netflix instant streaming. Membership and/or additional fees may apply.)
  • Built-in Wi-Fi - no additional hardware needed.
Screen Size 52 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 127
Annual Cost to Operate* $14
SHARP(AQUOS) model LC-52LE832U
SHARP(AQUOS)
LC-52LE832U
MSRP $905.99

Product Description:

  • Full HD 1080p (1920 x 1080) Resolution - with more than 8 million dots for the sharpest picture possible.
  • Quad Pixel Plus -enables the processing of images with higher resolution and less jags in diagonal lines.
  • Quad Pixel Technology - RGBY filter adds yellow to the traditional RGB sub-pixel components, enabling the display of many colors never before seen on TV.
  • Smart TV - delivers Netflix, CinemaNow and Vudu? Streaming video, customized Internet content and live customer support via built-in Wi-Fi. (Netflix membership required for Netflix instant streaming. Membership and/or additional fees may apply.)
  • Built-in Wi-Fi - no additional hardware needed.
Screen Size 52 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 127
Annual Cost to Operate* $14
SHARP(AQUOS) model LC-52LE835U
SHARP(AQUOS)
LC-52LE835U
MSRP $906.99

Product Description:

  • AQUOS Quattron 3DTV - with technology that produces a brighter 3D experience, with reduced crosstalk blurs.
  • Optional 3D Glasses - with unique 3D-2D mode conversion button.
  • Full HD 1080p X-Gen LCD Panel - with 10-bit processing is designed with advanced pixel control to minimize light leakage and wider aperture to let more light through.
  • AquoMotion 240 - virtually eliminates blur and artifacts on fast-motion picture quality.
  • Frame Rate Enhanced Driving - uses single-source wiring to achieve unprecedented 3DTV brightness with a 240Hz driving circuit.
Screen Size 52 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 132
Annual Cost to Operate* $14
ELITE model PRO-60X5FD
ELITE
PRO-60X5FD
MSRP $900.99

Product Description:

Intelligent Variable Contrast – Designed specifically for Elite LCD televisions, the Intelligent Variable Contrast (IVC) technology automatically controls brightness and backlight to create depth of color, brilliance, detail and dark areas. The new Intelligent Variable Contrast technology is designed to work in tandem with Elite�s RGB+Y, Precision Color Plus and LED local dimming technology to produce astonishing images never before seen on a TV. By analyzing the tone of the picture, IVC automatically controls the brightness of the backlight in each area with an adaptive image-processing algorithm. How this benefits customers: The result is instantly apparent: bright areas�especially self-lighted objects like stars�are much more brilliant and dark areas are far darker, projecting incredible depth. More colorful, more detailed�Intelligent Variable Contrast perfects your view.

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Screen Size 60 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 138
Annual Cost to Operate* $15
SHARP model LC-60LE632U
SHARP
LC-60LE632U
MSRP $907.99

Product Description:

  • Full HD 1080p X-Gen LCD Panel - with 10-bit processing is designed with advanced pixel control to minimize light leakage and wider aperture to let more light through.
  • Smart TV - delivers Netflix, CinemaNow and Vudu? streaming video, customized Internet content and live customer support via built-in Wi-Fi. (Netflix membership required for Netflix instant streaming. Membership and/or fees may apply.)
  • Vyper Drive - game mode eliminates perceptible lag between game consoles and the TV display.
  • IP Control - feature enables a PC or control devise to control basic TV functions via the Ethernet terminal.
  • Dual USB Inputs - enable viewing high-resolution video, music and digital photos on the TV.
Screen Size 60 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 139
Annual Cost to Operate* $15
SHARP model LC-60LE633U
SHARP
LC-60LE633U
MSRP $908.99

Product Description:

  • Full HD 1080p X-Gen LCD Panel - with 10-bit processing is designed with advanced pixel control to minimize light leakage and wider aperture to let more light through.
  • AquoMotion 240 - virtually eliminates blur and artifacts on fast-motion picture quality
  • Smart TV - delivers Netflix, CinemaNow and Vudu? streaming video, customized Internet content and live customer support via built-in Wi-Fi. (Netflix membership required for Netflix instant streaming. Membership and/or fees may apply.)
  • Vyper Drive - game mode eliminates perceptible lag between game consoles and the TV display.
  • Dual USB Inputs - enable viewing high-resolution video, music and digital photos on the TV.
Screen Size 60 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Type LCD
Automatic Brightness Control? Yes
Annual Energy Use (kWh) 140
Annual Cost to Operate* $15
*Estimated using an average price of electricity of 10.9 cents per kilo-watt hour and 5 hours of TV use per day.