55" Class LCD HDTV

MODEL NUMBER: VF550M Model Features:
  • •  54.64 inch diagonal
  • •  Full HD 1080P
  • •  120Hz
  • •  Smooth Motion Technology
  • •  50,000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio


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Product Overview

Innovative Design! Taking your home theater to the next level, VIZIO brings you the stylish VF550M. This full high definition, 55” Class (54.64 inch diagonal) LCD HDTV combines the latest technology – Full High Definition 1080P resolution for crystal clear images and 120Hz Smooth Motion technology provides a fluid, blur-free, lifelike picture. The innovative design and cutting edge sound technologies complete the HD experience. VIZIO – Where Vision Meets Value!

1080P Full HD

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


ECO HD™ exceeds current Energy Star® guidelines by at least 15% below Energy Star 3.0, saving you money on your utility bills while limiting the impact on our planet.


Full High Definition resolution giving you razor sharp clarity, crisp and clear images and an absolutely amazing viewing experience.

Additional Features Include:

• 50,000:1 Contrast Ratio for blacker blacks and bright whites

• SRSTruSurroundHD™ brings you an immersive surround sound experience

• SRSTruVolume™ balances audio levels to eliminate volume inconsistencies

• Ultimate connectivity with 9 High Definition inputs, including 5 HDMI inputs



Tech Specs

Class: 55", 16:9 Aspect Ratio
Viewable: 54.64" diagonal
Tuner: Integrated ATSC/Clear QAM Tuner
Native Panel Resolution: 1920x1080 pixels
Signal Compatibility: Supports 480i (SDTV), 480P (EDTV), 720P (HDTV), 1080i (HDTV), 1080p Video Signals
Colors: 1.06 Billion
Computer Support: 640 x 480, 800 x 600, 1024 x 768, 1920 x 1080 via VGA and HDMI
Dynamic Contrast Ratio: 50,000:1 (with DCR)
Brightness: 500 cd/m2 (typical)
Response Time: 5ms
Viewable Angle: 178° (horizontal and vertical)
Pixel/Dot Pitch: 0.5415mm (H) x 0.5415mm (V)
SRS TruSurround HD™: Yes
SRS TruVolume™: Yes
SRS TruSurround XT™: No


HDMI with HDCP 4
RF Connector for Internal Tuner 1
Component YPbPr plus Stereo Audio: 1
S-Video: 1
Computer RGB: 1
Composite Video: 1
USB Ports:  
Service Ports:  


HDMI with HDCP 1
RF Connector for Internal Tuner  
Component YPbPr plus Stereo Audio: 1
Composite Video: 1
Computer RGB:  
USB Ports: 1
Music (MP3): No
Video (MPG): No
Photo (JPEG): No
Service Ports:  


SPDIF Digital Optical:  
Stereo Audio:  


Refresh Rate: 120Hz
Smooth Motion: Yes
Picture-in-Picture (PIP): Yes
Picture-outside-Picture (POP): Yes
Zero Bright Pixel Defect Guarantee:  
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
Progressive Scan Video: Yes, thru Component YPbPr, VGA or HDMI
Color Temperature: 6500K 9300K, 11000K
Color Fine Tuning: Independent Red, Green and Blue
Speakers: Built-in 2 x 15W Speakers
Panel Lamp Life (typical): 50,000 hours to half the original brightness
Voltage Range: 100~120Vac at 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption: 244W average, 0.40W
Universal Remote: VIZIO remote control - VR2P


Gross: 104.2 lbs
Net With Stand: 86.22 lbs
Without Stand: 73.79 lbs


With Stand: 51.496" W x 35.913" H x 13.465" D
Without Stand: 51.496" W x 33.891" H x 4.961" D
Packaging Dimensions:  


CERTIFICATIONS CSA, CSA-US, FCC, Bets-7, AV Safety certificate 60065


COMPLIANCES Energy Star 3.0 ATSC Spec A/65, EIA/CEA-766-A


Hole Pattern: 400 x 200
Screw Size: M8
Screw Length: 60mm maximum; 20mm recommended with VIZIO Certified Mounts
Screw Pitch: 1.25mm


VIZIO WARRANTY One Year Parts & Labor. Free Lifetime Technical Support. Free On-Site Repair on VIZIO Televisions 30" and above

Customer Reviews

Great Review by Michael

Bought it at costco for less than list price. Great picture for less.

(Posted on 8/30/09)

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Quick Start Guide: VF550M HDTV QSG PDF
User Manual: VF550M HDTV User Manual PDF

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