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Sharp LC-40CFE4042

Sharp LC-40CFE4042

40" Direct-LED Flat Feb 2016
Screen Size HD Type LED Backlighting Screen Shape Release Date
A+
£99.18 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
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Sharp Televisions Have Good Reviews

Sharp has good average ratings for its mid-size TVs as well as across its entire TV range compared to other manufacturers.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently supported display resolution on new similar spec TVs.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

two USB 2.0 ports

The Sharp LC-40CFE4042 is a two USB 2.0 port television. Most of the other TVs that were released in the last 12 months have between one and two USB 2.0 ports.

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Supports Sixteen Video Formats

supports sixteen video formats

The LC-40CFE4042 has a greater number of video formats than most mid-size TVs that were launched in the last year. This television supports an AVI video format, which is the most frequently supported video format supported by mid-size TVs that have been available for around the same time as the LC-40CFE4042. The video formats "ASF", "FLV", "H.264", "H.265", "M2TS", "MKV", "MP4", "MPEG4", "MPG", "RM", "RMVB", "SWF", "TS", "VOB" and "WMV" are also supported by this TV.

MP4 stands for Moving Pictures Expert Group 4.

WMV stands for Windows Media Video.

AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave.

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Analog Tuner

This TV has an Analog & Digital tuner, which is typical of many new mid-size TVs.

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9 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a WiFi Connection

The Sharp LC-40CFE4042 does not have a WiFi connection. Most of the other mid-size TVs that were released around the same time as the LC-40CFE4042 do have a WiFi connection.

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Does Not Support Smart TV Features

Like most of the other recently released similar spec TVs, the Sharp LC-40CFE4042 does not support smart TV features.

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Not 3D Compatible

The LC-40CFE4042 is not 3D compatible, although this is within the context that most of the other new similar spec TVs are also not 3D compatible.

TVs which are 3D compatible that might also be worth considering include the Samsung UE40F6100 (£574.50).

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The LC-40CFE4042 does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth noting that most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for a similar time to the LC-40CFE4042 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Only Supports Two Analog Signal Format Systems

The LC-40CFE4042 has a greater number of analog signal format systems than most mid-size TVs that were launched in the last 12 months. The most frequently supported analog signal format system is NTSC, but this analog signal format system is not supported by this television. The analog signal format systems PAL and SECAM are also supported by this Sharp television.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Most TVs that have been around for around the same time as the LC-40CFE4042 do not feature OLED technology. The LC-40CFE4042 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.

Alternative TVs which also feature OLED technology that you might also want to look at include the Samsung HG49EE690 (£576.42).

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

With an RMS rated power of only 8 Watts, the Sharp LC-40CFE4042 has a very low RMS rated power compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that came out in the last year. Across all the newly released TVs the RMS rated power range from 5W to 40W.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

With a motion interpolation frequency of only 100 hertz, the LC-40CFE4042 has one of the slower motion interpolation frequencies amongst mid-size TVs of this age. The slowest motion interpolation frequency of latest mid-size TVs is 50Hz, the fastest is 1,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 220Hz.

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Quite Thick

At 92 millimeters, the Sharp LC-40CFE4042 has a quite thick thickness compared to most of the other new mid-size TVs. Across all the mid-size TVs that have been around for around the same time as the LC-40CFE4042 the thicknesses range from 7.1mm to 99mm.

If you are not worried about having a thicker thickness then you might also want to consider the Samsung LE40A556 (£695.99) (90.8mm).

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3 Other reasons to consider the Sharp LC-40CFE4042

Released Ten Months Ago

This Sharp television has been on the market for ten months.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many similar spec televisions that were released around the same time as 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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OK Running Costs

This television has an energy efficiency rating of A+. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the LC-40CFE4042 is £100, which is typical compared to the other 240 new mid-size TVs.

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Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
LED Backlighting
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Brightness
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Display Resolution
Display Diagonal
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner
Analog Signal Format System
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Built-In Speaker
Audio Decoding Technology
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
Ethernet LAN Port
SCART Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Composite Video in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Port
Audio in Port
Networking
Ethernet LAN Connection
Performance
Video Format
Design
Colour
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interface
VESA Mounting
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Power Consumption in Power Save Mode
Average Power Consumption
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Maximum Power Consumption
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £96.14
Electricity cost when on standby £3.04
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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 Sharp LC-40CFE4042uses 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

Manufacturer Part Numbers sharp electronics gmbh lc40cfe4042, sharp electronics gmbh lc40cfe4042e
Barcodes 04974019871332

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