I was at the shootout hoping to make a buying decision to replace my 4 year old Samsung B series Plasma.
As I recall...all the panels were to be calibrated to 40 fl.
However, the Panasonic ZT was unable to reach that number.
I believe the calibrators were only able to coax 36 or 37 fl out of the ZT.
Regardless, on my scorecard it was very, very close between the Panasonic ZT and Samsung F8500.
To my eye the Panasonic ZT was the winner in the totally darkened room with...