55” Class Edge Lit Razor LED™ LCD HDTV

MODEL NUMBER: M550NV Model Features:
  • •  54.64 inch diagonal
  • •  VIZIO Internet Apps® (V.I.A.)
  • •  Built-in WiFi 802.11n
  • •  Edge Lit Razor LED™
  • •  1080p Full HD
  • •  120Hz Refresh Rate
  • •  1,000,000 to 1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio
  • •  SRS TruSurround HD™ and SRS TruVolume™
  • •  ENERGY STAR® 4.1
  • •  Mercury Free


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Product Overview

VIZIO’s M550NV 55” Class (54.64 inch diagonal) Edge Lit Razor LED™ LCD HDTV with VIZIO Internet Apps™ puts the best of the web right on your TV screen, giving you the convenience of on-demand movies, TV shows, social networking, music, photos and more with just the push of a button! With built-in Wi-Fi (802.11n) and a customized Bluetooth® universal remote with a slide out QWERTY keypad, the M550NV boasts sharp detail with full 1080p high definition and RazorLED™ backlighting for brilliant clarity all in a razor thin design.

This stylish HDTV delivers superior audio using SRS TruSurround HD™and SRS TruVolume™ for advanced virtual surround sound, and has four HDMI ports to connect up to four HDMI devices to your HDTV. The M550NV also exceeds ENERGY STAR® 4.1 Guidelines* to reduce energy consumption and has built-in ambient light sensing technology, which automatically adjusts backlight levels to the brightness of its surroundings.

VIZIO Internet Apps® (V.I.A.)
VIA™ (VIZIO Internet  Apps)

Easily connect to the Internet and stream movies and TV shows, listen to music and get the latest news, sports and weather.  Learn More

Edge Lit Razor LED
Razor LED

Razor LED - This Mercury Free, Energy Efficient, Razor Thin HDTV achieves a 1,000,000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio giving you deeper blacks and brighter whites - 450 nits brightness.

Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Dynamic Contrast Ratio

1,000,000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio delivers deeper blacks and brighter whites through contrast and dimensions.  Learn More

Ambient Lighting
Ambient Lighting

Energy efficient sensors auto-adjust brightness for the perfect picture regardless of room conditions.

SRS TruSurround HD™
SRS TruSurround HD

Delivers immersive virtual high definition surround sound.  Learn More

Mercury Free
Mercury Free

The display’s backlight is environmentally-friendly due to the fact that LED backlights do not utilize mercury, an environmentally harmful substance.

Wi-Fi Technology
Wi-Fi Technology

The latest 802.11n Wireless Networking is built-in making connecting to the Internet quick and easy.

Razor Thin Styling
Razor Thin Styling

Less than a 2.0” profile*, it’s simply amazing!

1080P Full HD

1080p Full High Definition resolution gives you over 2 million pixels, making the clarity and detail of your picture razor sharp.  Learn More

SRS TruVolume™
SRS TruVolume

Limits volume inconsistencies between programming.  Learn More


ECO HD™ exceeds the current ENERGY STAR® 4.1** Guidelines, saving you money on your utility bills while limiting the impact on our planet.

*Without stand
**When TV is on

Product Description

Tech Specs

Class: 55"
Viewable: 54.64" diagonal; 16:9 Aspect Ratio
Native Panel Resolution: 1920 x 1080 pixels
Signal Compatibility: 1080p (FHDTV), 1080i, 720P, 480P, 480i
Colors: 1.06 Billion @ 10bit
Computer Support:
Dynamic Contrast Ratio: 1,000,000:1
Brightness: 450 nits
Response Time: 8ms
Viewable Angle: 178/178 degrees (horizontal/vertical)
Pixel/Dot Pitch: 0.63mm(H) x 0.63mm(V)
SRS TruSurround HD™: Yes
SRS TruVolume™: Yes
SRS TruSurround XT™: No


HDMI with HDCP 3
RF Connector for Internal Tuner 1
Component YPbPr plus Stereo Audio: 1
Composite Video: 1
Computer RGB: 1
Ethernet: 1
USB Ports:
Music (MP3):  
Video (MPEG):  
Photo (JPEG):  


HDMI with HDCP 1
RF Connector for Internal Tuner  
Component YPbPr plus Stereo Audio:  
Composite Video:  
Computer RGB:  
USB Ports: 3
Music (MP3):  
Video (MPEG):  
Photo (JPEG):  


SPDIF Digital Optical: 1
Stereo Audio: 1


Refresh Rate: 120Hz
Smooth Motion: No
LED: Yes - edge lit
Picture-in-Picture (PIP): Yes
Picture-outside-Picture (POP): Yes
Zero Bright Pixel Defect Guarantee: Yes
V-Chip: Yes
3D Comb Filter: Yes
3:2 or 2:2 Reverse Pull-down: Yes
ATSC with 8VSB & QAM demodulation: Yes
ATSC with MPEG-2 decoding: Yes
NTSC Video decoding via Video: Yes via RF or Composite Video
Progressive Scan Video: Yes, thru Component VGA or HDMI
Color Temperature: 5400K, 6300K and 9300K
Color Fine Tuning: Independent Red, Green and Blue
Speakers: Built-in 15W x 2 Speakers
Panel Lamp Life (typical): 50,000 Hours
Voltage Range: 100~240Vac at 50/60Hz
Power Consumption: 125W(avg), 0.93 Standby
VIZIO Remote Control: Bluetooth Universal Remote VUR10


Gross: 92.59lbs
Net With Stand: 73.41lbs
Without Stand: 66.36lbs


With Stand: 55.36"W x 34.11"H x 12.24"D
Without Stand: 55.36"W x 31.41"H x 1.99"D
Packaging Dimensions: 60.16"W x 38.39"H x 15.00"D






Hole Pattern: VESA standard 400mm X 200mm
Screw Size: M8
Screw Length: 20.0mm
Screw Pitch: 1.25 mm


VIZIO WARRANTY One Year Parts & Labor Free Lifetime Technical Support


VIZIO, Inc. has made every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information provided herein. All product specifications, functionality, features, configurations, performance, design and other product information described herein are subject to change without notice. VIZIO, Inc. disclaims liability for typographical, technical, or descriptive errors.

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July 6, 2010
Vizio's 2010 LCD lineup is perhaps its most ambitious yet, including a wide range of edge-lit and full-array LED models. The full-array models carry the TruLED moniker, while the edge-lit models sport the RazorLED tag....Read More

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