This television supports a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently supported display resolution on small TVs that have been available for a similar time to it.
5 Reasons Against
Does Not Have a WiFi Connection
Like most of the other small TVs that came out more than a year ago, the Hitachi 24HYC05 does not have a WiFi connection.
We compared all the other televisions which also have a WiFi connection to this TV and we think the JVC LT-24C660 (£139.98) is also worth considering.
Not Smart TV
The 24HYC05 is not Smart TV. Most of the other small TVs that have been on the market for more than a year are also not Smart TV.
If you would prefer a TV that is Smart TV then you might want to look at the JVC LT-24C660 (£139.98).
Not 3D Compatible
The 24HYC05 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other small TVs that were released around the same time as the 24HYC05 are also not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The 24HYC05 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other TVs that were launched more than a year ago also do not have a built-in camera.
+2 More reasons against
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The 24HYC05 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other small TVs that have been around for a similar time to the 24HYC05 also do not feature OLED technology.
2 Other reasons to consider the Hitachi 24HYC05
OK Running Costs
This television has an energy efficiency rating of A, and the 24HYC05 is typical compared to the other 87 TVs of a similar age and spec that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 24HYC05 is £44.
HD HD Type
The display resolution of the this TV is HD ready, which is the most frequently found HD type on small TVs that have been available for around the same time as it.
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
1366 x 768
Digital Signal Format System
DVB, DVB-C, DVB-T
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Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Composite Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
PC in Port
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75 x 75
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Total running cost over 5 years
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.21 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 6 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
Previous and future annual running costs of the Hitachi 24HYC05 assuming future electricity price inflation of 0.0600% per year. Edit inflation assumptions