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5 Best HDTVs to Watch Sports

It is the season of countless football tournaments ranging from the Premier league, All African games and most recently the champions league and in all honestly every football fan wants to be able to watch his match at home with some of his buddies a cold beer and some things to munch on, but all that would be in vain if the Television you have at home is not doing justice to the matches you watch. If you are hosting your friends at home, there are certain things that should captivate them and waylay them back to your apartment when you want to host another hangout and the one thing that should be a factor is your Television. There are factors like a big TV minimum 46 inches that should be considered depending on the size of your living room or the fact that it is curved or not curved, curved TVs are known to create a deeper sense of immersion, improved contrast performance which is great for a big group of people hovering over the screen but that also has its downsides considering the fact that it is not cheap, and you really need to have a big TV to enjoy its benefits, that is a factor to consider. When searching for the perfect football TV even though you have not the slightest inkling which to shop for, you can easily figure that.

1.   Brightness:
Some of the matches occur during the day, you want to be able to watch with your TV producing high ambient light.

2.   High refresh rate:
A TV set that has smooth blur free motion is a definite must have because you want to be able to watch your match and get perfect motion even when there is a contrast in picture. Simply put, you want a TV that will display fast paced motion without it looking like a blur.

3.   Large Screen and Sound Quality:
A well sounding TV Set is without deliberation a must have, you do not want to inch in front of the TV till you can clearly hear what your soccer is saying particularly so go for screens that have frames to them to allow the sound system be aired. Also, The screen has to be sufficiently large to give you the impression that the match is a lot closer and you can connect with the action better.

These are definitely some of the things you should consider when buying a Television for your home.

Here are some of the TVs that you should plan to purchase this football season:

Samsung JS8500

Samsung JS8500

The Samsung JS8500 is an amazing TV for sports with little blur, fast motion, great gray uniformity and fantastic colour capacity. It is thinner but broader around the screen, with nice and stable stand that will be easy to fit into an existing setup. When it comes to watching sports, this TV also has the least of the unsightly smudginess common to LED TVs. When it comes to sound, it has decent bars and pretty accurate sound when it is at a low volume.

Panasonic TC-P65ZT60 Plasma HDTV

Panasonic TC-P65ZT60 Plasma HDTV

The TC-P65ZT60 represents plasma technology at its best, which HD Guru gave five out of five hearts in its review from 2013. The ZT60's 3000 sub-field drive does an even better job of keeping fast-motion sports looking solid than Panasonic's stunning ST60, and its anti-glare filter is an upgraded version of the one found on that model. Brightness is about the same as the ST60, however.

Samsung UN60JU7100

Samsung UN60JU7100

Without going overboard with the very highest end features you get the ones you will appreciate most. These include UHD Picture Dimming, a 120Hz panel and 240 Motion Rate to help with fast motion sports, a quad core processor, contrast enhancer technology, precision black and peak illuminator picture quality adjustments – all for a great price. Although you get a great viewing angle and low motion blur, it has a fair uniformity. Great color accuracy at an angle, Low input lag and motion blur, Wider color gamut.

Samsung PN60F8500 Plasma HDTV

Samsung PN60F8500 Plasma HDTV

This Plasma edges out the Panasonic's plasmas when it comes to light output, almost rivalling the LED LCD competition on this feature. It also has a very effective anti-glare screen coating to keep blacks looking black in bright rooms, though Panasonic's ZT60 model performs a bit better in that department. The PN60F8500's ability to deliver full HDTV detail on motion resolution tests also makes it a great choice for watching sports.

Samsung J6200

Samsung J6200

This is a preferable option if you are looking for budget TVs that will still give you the quality you are looking to get from very expensive TVs. Overall its picture quality is fantastic for sports, Very little motion blur, great black uniformity, For resolution, it has a 720p input looks softer than normal. It has the fastest motion blur at 7.8 ms. Overall, if you are looking for sports TV on a budget, this is your best option.