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TCL-Digital H32B3803

32" Flat 50mm Apr 2015
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8 Reasons For

Running Costs Are Low

The energy efficiency classification of this television is A+. The H32B3803 is one of the cheaper to run TVs of a similar age and type that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the H32B3803 will cost only £51 over 5 years to run.

1.4 HDMI Version

This TV has a 1.4 HDMI version, which is the most commonly found HDMI version on televisions of this spec and age.

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Supports Four Video Formats

supports four video formats

The number of video formats supported by the H32B3803 is more than most TVs that were released more than a year ago. This TV supports an AVI video format, which is the most commonly supported video format supported by similar spec TVs that were launched more than a year ago. The video formats "MPG", "TS" and "MP4" are also supported by this television.

MP4 stands for Moving Pictures Expert Group 4.

AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave.

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Fairly Bright Display Brightness

Across all the televisions of a similar age and spec to the H32B3803 the display brightnesses range from 180 cd/m² to 1,000 cd/m². With a display brightness of 310 candellas per square meter, the TCL-Digital H32B3803 has a quite bright display brightness compared to most of the other televisions that have been on the market for a comparable time to the H32B3803.

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Supports One Audio Format

The H32B3803 has a greater number of audio formats than most TVs that are a comparable age to it. This TV supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most commonly supported audio format supported by mid-size TVs that are a similar age to the H32B3803.

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Quite Thin

With a thickness of only 50 millimeters, the TCL-Digital H32B3803 has a quite thin thickness compared to most of the other televisions of a comparable type and age to the H32B3803. Across all the mid-size TVs that were released one year ago the thicknesses range from 7mm to 100mm.

If you are not worried about having a thicker thickness then you might want to consider the HG32ED670[pl_2898978_price] (49.1mm), the HG48ED670[pl_2979043_price] (49.7mm), or the DB40E[pl_2975579_price] (49.9mm) all from Samsung.

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Very Low Annual Energy Consumption

With an annual energy consumption of only 44 kilowatt hours, the H32B3803 has a fairly low annual energy consumption compared to most of the other TVs of this type and age. The lowest annual energy consumption of TVs that are a comparable age to the H32B3803 is 26kWh, the highest is 160kWh, and the average annual energy consumption is 66kWh.

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Very Light

The weights of comparable spec TVs that came out around the same time as the H32B3803 range from 3.6kg to 18kg, and the average weight is 8kg. The H32B3803 is one of the lighter mid-size TVs that have been available for around the same time as the H32B3803 (only 4.8 kilograms) amongst mid-size TVs of this age.

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11 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Smart TV Features

The H32B3803 does not support smart TV features. Most of the other televisions that were released more than a year ago do support smart TV features.

It is worth also looking at other televisions which also support smart TV features including the Philips 48PFH5500[plb_2861476_price] which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Have a WiFi Connection

Like most of the other televisions that were launched around the same time as the H32B3803, the TCL-Digital H32B3803 does not have a WiFi connection.

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Not 3D Compatible

The H32B3803 is not 3D compatible, although this is within the context that most of the other TVs of this spec and age are also not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The H32B3803 does not have a built-in camera, although this is within the context that most of the other televisions of a comparable type and age to the H32B3803 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Only Supports Three Analog Signal Format Systems

The TCL-Digital H32B3803 has a greater number of analog signal format systems than most televisions of a comparable type and age to it. This TCL-Digital TV supports a PAL analog signal format system, which is the most frequently supported analog signal format system supported by TVs of this age and spec. The analog signal format systems "NTSC" and "SECAM" are also supported by this TV.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The H32B3803 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other similar spec televisions that are a comparable age to the H32B3803 also do not feature OLED technology.

We compared this TV to all the other TVs with an OLED technology and we think the Samsung UN50J6200[plb_2958294_price] which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

The average RMS rated power of comparable spec TVs that were released more than a year ago is 20W. The H32B3803 has one of the lower RMS rated power (only 10 Watts) amongst TVs of this age.

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Only 1 MHL Version

The H32B3803 supports a newer MHL version than most mid-size TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This TV supports a 1 MHL version, whereas most mid-size TVs that were released one year ago support a 1.3 MHL version.

A 1 MHL version is in fact the worst supported MHL version amongst all televisions of this age and spec.

The best supported MHL version amongst comparable types of TV is 2.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

With a motion interpolation frequency of only 100 hertz, the TCL-Digital H32B3803 has one of the slower motion interpolation frequencies amongst mid-size TVs of this age. The slowest motion interpolation frequency of TVs that are a comparable age to the H32B3803 is 50Hz, the fastest is 1,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 250Hz.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

Most similar spec televisions that have been available for more than a year have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, including the H32B3803 which has one USB 2.0 port.

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Only One RF Port

The H32B3803 is a one RF port TV. Most of the other mid-size TVs that have been around for more than a year have one RF port.

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1 Other reason to consider the TCL-Digital H32B3803

Released Over a Year Ago

TCL-Digital released the H32B3803 over a year ago.

Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
3D Compatible
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Brightness
Display Resolution
Aspect Ratio
Display Diagonal
TV Tuner
Auto Channel Search Feature
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner
Analog Signal Format System
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Built-In Speaker
Dolby Technology
Audio Decoder
Audio Decoding Technology
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Digital Audio Coaxial Out Port
Common Interface Plus
Common Interface Connection
Ethernet LAN Port
RF Port
SCART Port
USB 2.0 Port
DVI Port
HDCP Security Feature
HDMI Version
PC in Port
HDMI Port
Consumer Electronics Control
Mobile High-Definition Link
MHL Version
Networking
WiFi Connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
Management Features
Sleep Timer
On/off Timer
Smart Mode
On Screen Display
Electronic Programme Guide
On Screen Display Language
OSD Language
Hotel Mode
Performance
Video Format
Audio Format
Teletext Function
Game Mode
Local Dimming
Design
Colour
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interface
VESA Mounting
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
Maximum Power Consumption
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Package Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Height
Packaging Width
Packaging Content
Handheld Remote Control
Manual

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £48.07
Electricity cost when on standby £2.01
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Total running cost over 5 years £50.08
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Energy Rating
0.25T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.25 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 7 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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