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Sharp LC-60LE740

60" 100Hz Jul 2012
Screen Size HD Type 3D Compatible Refresh Rate Release Date
A+
£160.85 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
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7 Reasons For

Sharp Has Good Reviews for Its Televisions

Large TVs built by Sharp have good reviews on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all televisions (not just large TVs) and found that Sharp also has good reviews across its entire range.

3D Compatible

The Sharp LC-60LE740 is 3D compatible. Most of the other televisions of this age and type also are 3D compatible.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 3D compatible TVs currently available including the Samsung UE55D7000, or the LG 55LB670 which has better reviews.

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Supports Smart TV Features

Like most of the other televisions that have been available for around the same time as the LC-60LE740, the LC-60LE740 supports smart TV features.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative TVs which support smart TV features currently available including the Samsung UE55D7000, or the Sony KDL-50W828 which has better reviews.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The Sharp LC-60LE740 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other televisions of this spec and age also have a WiFi connection.

We compared all the other TVs with a WiFi connection to this TV and we think the LG 55LB561, and the Sony KDL-60W605 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Supports One Memory Card

The number of compatible memory cards supported by the Sharp LC-60LE740 is more than most large TVs that were launched around the same time as it. This Sharp television supports an SD memory card, which is the most frequently supported memory card supported by TVs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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1080p Video Mode

This TV supports a 1080p video mode, which is typical of many large TVs that came out more than two years ago.

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Supports Three Analog Signal Format Systems

The LC-60LE740 has a greater number of analog signal format systems than most comparable spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as it. This Sharp TV supports an NTSC analog signal format system, which is the most frequently supported analog signal format system supported by comparable spec TVs that were released more than two years ago. The analog signal format systems "PAL" and "SECAM" are also supported by this TV.

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7 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to the LC-60LE740, the LC-60LE740 does not have a built-in camera.

Other TVs which also have a built-in camera that you might also want to look at include the Samsung UN55ES8000, or the Panasonic TX-55ASW804 which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other TVs of this type and age, the LC-60LE740 does not feature OLED technology.

There are a number of alternative TVs which also feature OLED technology that you might want to consider including the 55EA9809, the 55EA970, or the 55EA880 all from LG.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

The Sharp LC-60LE740 is a one USB 2.0 port television. Most of the other televisions of this spec and age have between one and two USB 2.0 ports.

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Quite Small Mean Time Between Failures

With a mean time between failures of only 40,000 hours, the LC-60LE740 has a fairly small mean time between failures compared to most of the other similar spec TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the LC-60LE740. Across all the TVs that are a similar age to the LC-60LE740 the mean times between failures range from 30,000h to 60,000h.

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Quite Thick

With a thickness of 72 millimeters, the Sharp LC-60LE740 has a fairly thick thickness compared to most of the other comparable spec TVs that were released around the same time as the LC-60LE740. Large TVs that came out around the same time as the LC-60LE740 have thicknesses of between 3.5mm and 100mm, and the average thickness is 56mm.

There are a number of alternative 72mm thick televisions currently available which you might want to look at including because of it's better review score, the Sharp LC-60LE636.

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Quite High Annual Energy Consumption

The annual energy consumptions of comparable spec televisions that have been around for a similar time to the LC-60LE740 range from 60kWh to 320kWh, and the average annual energy consumption is 120kWh. At 146 kilowatt hours, the LC-60LE740 has a quite high annual energy consumption compared to most of the other TVs that were released more than two years ago.

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Heavy

Across all the large TVs that are a similar age to the LC-60LE740 the weights range from 2.3kg to 63kg, and the average weight is 20kg. The LC-60LE740 is fairly heavy (29.5 kilograms) compared to most of the other large TVs that are a comparable age to the LC-60LE740.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Sharp LC-60LE740

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on similar spec TVs that have been around for more than two years. 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

This Sharp television has an energy efficiency classification of A+. Based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the LC-60LE740 will cost £161 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 324 TVs of a comparable age and spec.

Average Refresh Rate

With a refresh rate of 100 hertz, the Sharp LC-60LE740 has a pretty typical refresh rate compared to most of the other televisions of this spec and age.

We compared all the other 100Hz refresh rate televisions to this television and we think because of it's better review score, the Sharp LC-60LE636, and the LG LW550 is also worth considering.

TVs with a faster refresh rate that might also be worth considering include the UE55F6800 (£999.99) (120Hz), or the UE55F6100 (£569.00) (120Hz) both from Samsung or the NEC MultiSync E554 (£1,218.00) (120Hz).

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Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
3D Compatible
Refresh Rate
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Display Resolution
Video Mode
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
Display Diagonal
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Graphics Resolution
Vertical Viewing Angle
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner
Analog Signal Format System
Smart TV
Smart TV Features
Audio
Built-In Subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Built-In Speaker
Auto Volume Leveler
Dolby Technology
Audio Decoder
Audio Decoding Technology
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
Common Interface Connection
Ethernet LAN Port
RF Port
SCART Port
RS-232 Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
PC Audio in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Version
PC in Port
HDMI Port
Audio in Port
Networking
WiFi Connection
WLAN-Ready Connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
Management Features
On/off Timer
Electronic Programme Guide
Performance
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Video Format
Audio Format
Teletext Function
Child Lock
Stored Teletext Page
Design
Colour
Ergonomics
Wall Mountable
VESA Mounting Interface
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
Certificates
DLNA Certificate
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Content
Handheld Remote Control
Manual
Other Features
Mean Time Between Failures
Power LED
Headphone Connection
Backlight
Volume Control
SRGB Display Capability

Expert Reviews

1 April 2013

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £160.24
Electricity cost when on standby £0.61
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Total running cost over 5 years £160.85
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Energy Rating
0.8T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
21
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 21 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lc60le740, lc60le740e, sharp lc60le740, sharp lc60le740e
Barcodes 04974019732329

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