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Grundig 40 VLE 5520
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Grundig 40 VLE 5520

40" Flat 45mm May 2016
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£99.18 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
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7 Reasons For

Just Released Seven Months Ago

This TV is one of the newest TVs to be released. As such it is likely to have better features than some of the older TVs.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many TVs that came out around the same time as it.

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Very High RMS Rated Power

When compared to other new mid-size TVs that we have checked the RMS rated power of, the Grundig 40 VLE 5520's RMS rated power of 40 Watts is one of the highest. Televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as the 40 VLE 5520 have RMS rated power of between 5W and 40W.

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1.4 HDMI Version

This TV has a 1.4 HDMI version, which is the most commonly found HDMI version on comparable spec TVs that came out in the last 12 months.

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1080p Video Mode

This TV supports a 1080p video mode, which is the most commonly supported video mode on new comparable spec TVs.

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Analog Tuner

This television has an Analog & Digital tuner, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that were launched in the last 12 months.

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Quite Thin

TVs that have been available for a similar time to the 40 VLE 5520 have thicknesses of between 7.1mm and 99mm. At only 45 millimeters, the 40 VLE 5520 has a very thin thickness compared to most of the other televisions that have been available for a comparable time to the 40 VLE 5520.

If you are not worried about having a thicker thickness then you might also want to consider the Panasonic TX-40DSW504[plb_3314398_price] (47mm), or the TCL-Digital F40S4805[plb_3212360_price] (45mm).

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7 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a WiFi Connection

Most of the other mid-size TVs that came out in the last year have a WiFi connection, however the Grundig 40 VLE 5520 does not have a WiFi connection.

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Does Not Support Smart TV Features

The 40 VLE 5520 does not support smart TV features. Most of the other mid-size TVs that came out around the same time as the 40 VLE 5520 also do not support smart TV features.

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Not 3D Compatible

Like most of the other recently released TVs, the 40 VLE 5520 is not 3D compatible.

If you want a TV that is 3D compatible then you might also want to consider the Samsung UE40F6100[plb_3861128_price].

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most mid-size TVs that have been available for the last year do not have a built-in camera. The Grundig 40 VLE 5520 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

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Only One Processor Core

The Grundig 40 VLE 5520 is a one processor core television.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The Grundig 40 VLE 5520 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth noting that most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for a comparable time to the 40 VLE 5520 also do not feature OLED technology.

There are a number of other televisions which also feature OLED technology that you might also want to look at including the Samsung HG49EE690[plb_3713298_price].

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Quite High Annual Energy Consumption

Comparable spec TVs that were launched in the last year have annual energy consumptions of between 37kWh and 200kWh. With an annual energy consumption of 88 kilowatt hours, the Grundig 40 VLE 5520 has one of the higher annual energy consumptions amongst mid-size TVs of this age.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Grundig 40 VLE 5520

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to it. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Running Costs Are OK

The energy efficiency classification of this TV is A, and the average 5 year running cost of the 40 VLE 5520 is £100 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 240 mid-size TVs that were released in the last 12 months.

Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Resolution
Video Mode
Screen Format Adjustment
Aspect Ratio
Display Diagonal
Graphics Resolution
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner
Analog Signal Format System
Triple Tuner
DVB-T Channel
DVB-S2 Channel
DVB-C Channel
Analog Signal Channel
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Built-In Speaker
Sound Mode
Audio Decoding Technology
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
S-Video Input Port
Common Interface Plus
SCART Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
PC Audio in Port
USB 2.0 Port
HDCP Security Feature
HDMI Version
PC in Port
HDMI Port
Consumer Electronics Control
VGA Port
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Networking
Ethernet LAN Connection
Management Features
On Screen Display
Electronic Programme Guide
OSD Language
Hotel Mode
Performance
Teletext Function
Parental Controls
24p Playback
Processor Core
Stored Teletext Page
Luminance
Design
Colour
Peak Luminance Ratio
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interface
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Package Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Height
Packaging Width
Packaging Content
Desktop Stand
Handheld Remote Control
Remote Control Type
Manual
Technical Details
LED Backlight

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £96.14
Electricity cost when on standby £3.04
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kwh per hour left on standby
Electricity price £per kilowatt hour
Annual electricity price inflation %
Water cost when switched on
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litres per hour
Water price £per litre
Annual water price inflation %
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Total running cost over 5 years £99.18
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the Grundig 40 VLE 5520uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Energy Rating
0.49T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.49 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 13 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04013833004233, 04013833004578

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