'Ambilight technology dramatically reduces glare and reflections on the television screen by screening light sources that strike the front of the set'
'The 42-inch set offers exceptional brightness and contrast, as well as an integrated TV tuner with PIP capability for cable or broadcast reception'
'The results of the settings assistant were poor--it looked more like the "torch" mode used by retailers on the showroom floor rather than a properly calibrated set.'
'It takes seemingly forever to get to the picture menu, and in general we found navigation confusing and counterintuitive.'
'the images the 42PFL7432D/37 displayed were universally dreadful.'
'Philips 42PFL7432D 42-inch LCD HDTV is an overachiever that's both a solid performer and a standout for its user interface'
'a wide aspect display such as this one is ideal for DVD movies recorded in the popular 16:9 format, as well as high definition programming.'