VIZIO E-Series 50” Class LCD TV | E500AR
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VIZIO E-Series 50” Class LCD TV | E500AR

VIZIO E-Series 50” Class LCD TV | E500AR



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Plus tax
VIZIO Awards
Vizio Awards

"Highest in Customer Satisfaction with HDTVs Less Than 50 Inches (Tied)"

Ranked by J.D. Power
Second Consecutive Award for VIZIO

VIZIO E-Series.

Picture perfect. Simply smart.

The all-new 2014 E-Series Full-Array LED Smart TV features an ultra-slim narrow, crystal-clear LED-lit picture, and a faster, easier-to-use Smart TV experience with built-in Wi-Fi. And not only is it smart, this TV is packed with the latest technology —like Full-Array LED for superior light uniformity, Active LED Zones x16 for deeper black levels, Full HD 1080p, and 120Hz effective refresh rate, making them perfect for sports and fast action scenes. 

Explore E-Series TVs

Signature Design

An ultra-narrow 10mm frame, a 30% thinner profile, and slimmer new base makes the new E-Series a perfect upgrade to any room.

Active LED
Zones x16

Dynamically adjusts the LED backlight per zone creating deeper, pure black levels and higher contrast.

120Hz Effective
Refresh Rate

120Hz effective refresh rate enhanced with backlight scanning for clear fast action scenes.

2M:1 Dynamic
Contrast Ratio

Ultra high contrast for stunning color & detail, from deep blacks to radiant whites.

LED backlight

Distributes LEDs across the entire screen delivering superior light uniformity and picture performance.

1080p Full
HD resolution

Crystal-clear 1920 x 1080p Full HD enhances every image with for lifelike realism and fidelity.

Picture Perfect Brilliance.

More Zones. Better Picture.

Active LED Zones x16 (local dimming) dynamically adjust the LED backlighting in each area of the screen to match the content on the screen providing unparalleled picture contrast and crystal-clear detail with deep, pure black levels.

VIZIO’s Full-Array LED backlight technology delivers brilliant picture quality as it distributes LEDs across the entire screen for superior light uniformity and picture performance.

LED Backighting
16 Active LED Zones
Picture Perfect Brilliance
No1 Smart TV Brand

The #1 Smart TV Brand.

VIZIO Internet Apps Plus® is your passport to a world of entertainment, movies, TV shows and more. All on your schedule, directly on your HDTV.

Quicker & Smarter

A revamped user interface lets you navigate quicker and more easily.

Built-In Wi-Fi

Ultra-fast Wi-Fi provides an easy clutter-free Internet connection.

More Apps Than Ever

A newly expanded apps library adds to an already unrivaled selection.

Full-Screen Apps Window

A full-screen window makes finding and organizing your apps a breeze.

More Features

Advanced Color Management

Advanced color management ensures optimal accuracy of color and detail across all your devices.

Light Sensor

Intelligent backlight sensors automatically adjust to environment for a great picture in any room.

DTS Studio Sound

Simulated surround sound solution with deep bass for an immersive surround sound experience.

Clear Action 180

120Hz effective refresh rate combined with enhanced backlight scanning deliver an outstanding Clear Action of 180 for perfectly sharp, seamless images.

More Connectivity

4 HDMI and 1 USB ports are perfect for connecting all your high definition entertainment devices to the TV.

Energy Star 6.0

More energy efficient than conventional LCD TVs to save you even more on energy bills.

M-Series Accolades.

"Local dimming is a technology that allows LED LCDs to overcome one of their biggest picture quality problems - grayish, washed-out renditions of black - by selectively dimming and brightening different parts of the screen. Done right, it works wonders."


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.


  • Class Size50" Class
  • Screen Size (Diag.)50.00"
  • Backlight TypeCCFL
  • Resolution1920 x 1080
  • Number of Colors16.7 Million
  • Dynamic Contrast Ratio100,000:1
  • Effective Refresh Rate60Hz
  • Response Time8ms
  • Viewable Angle (H/V)176°/176°
  • OSD LanguageEnglish, Spanish, French


  • SRS StudioSound™Yes
  • SRS TruSurround HD™Yes
  • SRS TruVolume™Yes
  • Speakers/Power Output2 x 10w

Additional Features

  • Ambient Light SensorYes
  • Remote ControlYes
  • CertificationsUL, CUL, FCC Class B, HDMI 1.4 incl. CEC/ARC, Vizio AQ, Vizio PQ, Dolby Digital Plus
  • ComplianceENERGY STAR® 5.3, ATSC Spec A/65, EIA/CEA-766-A, CEC


  • HDMI Ports3 (2 down, 1 side)
  • Component1 (side)
  • Composite1 (shared with component)
  • PC1 VGA (side)
  • RF Antenna1 (down)
  • USB Ports1 (down)


  • Digital Audio Out (SPDIF)1 (down)
  • Analog Audio Out1 (3.5mm) (side)

Multimedia Support

  • USB PhotoYes

Energy Savings

  • Power Consumption89.34W
  • Standby Power Consumption<1W
  • Energy ComplianceENERGY STAR® 5.3

Wall Mount Specifications

  • Mount Pattern300mm x 300mm
  • Screw SizeM6
  • Screw Length12mm
  • Screw Pitch1mm


  • Packaging Dimensions54.17”W x 31.77"H x 7.48"D
  • Dimensions with Stand45.52"W x 29.00"H x 9.42"D
  • Dimensions without Stand45.52"W x 27.60"H x 3.90"D

VIZIO Warranty

  • WarrantyOne Year Parts & Labor. Free Lifetime Technical Support.

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