Do you feel like you need a bigger and better TV to enjoy the Super Bowl? Super Bowl LVI kicks off Feb. 13. That means you have about a month left to find a big screen with the best picture, sound, smart TV capabilities and.
If you'vein the past five years, you've probably seen the terms LED, QLED and OLED mentioned in product descriptions. LED stands for light emitting diode. LED TVs have a backlight layer that brightens and dims your TV pixels as you watch your favorite TV shows and movies.
QLED stands for quantum light emitting diode. It is a variation of LED technology. QLED TVs include layers of quantum dot film. When hit by a backlight, these tiny dots emit individually colored lights that help create a more vibrant picture.
Unlike LED and QLED TVs, OLED TVs don't have a backlight layer. Instead, each pixel is its own teeny-tiny LED light that can independently change its luminosity and even turn off completely. Because each of their pixels function independently, these TVs have elite image quality and the darkest shadows.
If you're watching on a small screen, most of these qualities will look pretty much the same. So if you're buying an OLED, you should consider a bigger screen, so you can actually see the picture difference.
We've found enormous OLED TVs that have strong reviews. No matter if you're looking to upgrade to a bigger and better screen for family movie time, or forand subsequent Super Bowl LVI, we've found great deals on OLED TVs from top brands, including LG and Sony.
And while you're looking for great deals on an OLED TVs, be sure to check out our picks forand
LG 65" 4K smart TV: $1,897
One LG 4K smart TV buyer called this model "an absolute upgrade over anything that isn't OLED." "I went from the LG 55-inch nano tech 4k to this and WOW," they said. "The difference really is astronomical. So vivid... ease of control and navigation. I love the fact this thing is 2 mm thick, too."
The smart TV is Alexa compatible and comes with built-in access to Netflix, Prime Video, Apple TV+, Disney+ and LG channels.
If you have the space for it, the 77-inch LG 4K smart TV is also on sale right now.
65" Sony Bravia A9S series OLED 4K UHD smart Android TV: $2,200
"This is my first time buying an OLED TV and I realized now why there is such a big hoopla about picture quality of OLED vs LCD TVs," wrote a Sony Bravia A9S series buyer. "I have next level of admiration for 4K content through this TV now, and colors, along with intensity of black on screen, is mind blowing."
This large OLED TV offers high color accuracy and perfect contrast. The Sony device uses Cognitive Processor XR to process and remaster movies and TV for a more lifelike picture. Plus, on the Sony Bravia A9S series, the screen is the speaker. The Sony TV uses Acoustic Surface Audio+ and built-in subwoofers to provide the best possible sound experience for whatever you're watching.
Best Buy also offers an 83-inch Sony Bravia TV.
77" LG G1 series OLED evo 4K UHD smart webOS TV: $3,800
This extra-large LG TV is a smart choice for family rooms and home theaters. This OLED TV features more than 8 million pixels that turn on and off independently for stunning luminosity and shadows. The LG deviceuses deep-learning algorithms to detect scenes and genres for instant picture and sound adjustment.
This TV is an excellent choice for gamers, according to one reviewer.
"Gamer here. This TV is absolutely amazing," wrote the excited buyer. "Super-wide viewing angles are great for any living room furniture layout. The brightness really pops, even in well lit rooms. Infinite contrast makes everything visually stunning. As for gaming, this TV is everything you could ever want and need. ... Yes, its pricey, but it is 100% worth it!"
77" LG CX series OLED 4K UHD smart webOS TV: $3,300
A Best Buy customer calls this LG device "the nicest TV I've ever owned."
"So much clearer, so much more vibrant. And my PS5 looks amazing too." The 77-inch smart TV can stream in 4K and comes with a remote that features voice control.
Looking for a Samsung OLED?
Samsung fans may have a difficult time finding any new Samsung OLED TVs right now. However, the electronics manufacturer is a gold mine for QLED TVs.
QLED TVs can get brighter than OLED TVs. QLED TVs come in many sizes, too -- you'll find a better selection than with the OLED TVs on the market. QLED TVs are also less vulnerable to screen burn-in than OLED models.
We've found the best Samsung QLED TVs you can buy right now, and a bunch of them are even on sale.
65" Class Q70A QLED 4K smart TV: $1,250
The 55-inch Samsung smart TV lets you watch the big game in crystal-clear, 4K resolution with its machine-based learning AI that transforms whatever you watch into 4K. The smart TV features next-gen apps, streaming services and advanced controls. It's also compatible with most voice assistants. It includes built-in compatibility with multiple aspect ratios, which also makes it a smart choice for gamers.
Want to go even bigger? The 75-inch screen is also on sale right now.
65" Class Q80A Series QLED 4K UHD smart TV: $1,300
This 4K smart TV uses an AI technology that transforms everything you watch into 4K. The TV features 100% color volume with Quantum Dot, plus low lag rates and minimized blur. Your picture will be detailed and vibrant. This Samsung TV also includes object-tracking sound, so you'll be able to hear every detail.
85'' Samsung Class QN85A 4K Neo QLED: $3,300
This massive Samsung 4K Neo QLED includes top-of-the-line features, such as a premium audio technology called object-tracking sound (OTS). With OTS, your television analyzes the action on screen and tries to replicate a surround-sound experience without external speakers. The Samsung 4K Neo QLED also features a built-in Alexa assistant.
65" Samsung Class QN800A 8K Neo QLED TV: $2,800
The 65-inch Samsung TV features 8K resolution, for the most colorful and luminous picture, and an anti-reflection layer that minimizes glare and reduces unwanted distractions.
Want to upgrade to the biggest Samsung 8K Neo QLED screen? It's on sale right now.
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