I tried three 32" TVs to replace an old 24" tube set in my bedroom and this TV's picture quality and sound really stood out. We have a basic cable package with the HD box hooked to a 42" Panasonic plasma (fantastic, BTW!) in the living room and I'm running cable off a splitter into my bedroom. So other than a few HD channels (901-908), I basically watch programs on standard cable in that room. In testing each set for a few evenings watching my usual programs, the LG obviously produced the best picture and sound with very little adjustment. I'm a graphic designer and for me, accurate skin tones, good color balance, detail, and smooth on-screen movement with no lag are a must. The LG 32LK330 delivers on all counts. I like the Dynamic Contrast feature that automatically adjusts screen contrast/brightness depending on the ambient lighting. With the bedroom lights on, I see a nice, bright vibrant picture, but with the lights off I don't want that brightness invading the room and my eyes. So I set Dynamic Contrast to Low, and when the lights go off, it automatically adjusts the brightness level down enough to be more pleasant for viewing while maintaining a good picture. BTW, the other two sets I tried were a Visio E321VL and Samsung LN32D450. They didn't compare. The LG isn't perfect (nothing is), but probably about as close to a 5 as I'll find in this size TV, features, and price. As with any electronic device, we'll see how it holds up over time. Hopefully I'll be enjoying it for many years.
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