Seven Screens With Dimming LED TVs come in two flavours - those that are edge lid, and those that are backlit. Backlit is the better as it allows the lighting behind specific areas of the screen to be dimmed, giving greater contrast and better picture quality. The Sony HX900 is one of the best back-lit LED screens we've seen. $4,399 (46 inch) [Sony]
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