Last year more than 5,000 CNET readers answered this question regarding 2010 TVs, so I couldn't help but ask it again this year.
The time is ripe, as numerous new 2011 TVs are currently making their way toward store shelves and "now available" notifiers on online product pages. Major manufacturers have yet to announce official pricing and availability for the most part, but thanks to a couple of leaks (props to HD Guru) and CES mutterings, we have a pretty good idea of when to expect new models.
(The next three paragraphs are cut and pasted from last year's poll, for the most part. Veteran voters, feel free to skip straight to clickin'.)
For TV reviewers like myself, however, choosing which ones to cover from the sea of available models involves some tough decisions, and sometimes our coverage misses the mark. We can also end up delaying a review of one TV while we review others, and determining that priority isn't always obvious. That's why, as I plan our TV coverage for 2011, I'd like to hear about what models you, dear reader, want to read about most.
To that end, I've selected 10 of the models I'm most interested in reviewing and slapped them into a poll for your ease-of-voting pleasure. If you're unfamiliar with the new models, check out the cheat sheet below or peruse our 2011 CES HDTV roundup, which highlights the sets that seem most interesting from the perspective of new technology, picture quality, and cool new features. Most are still a few months from reaching the market, but it's never too early to plan ahead. … Read more