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Mid-size TVs manufactured by Toshiba have good ratings on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all TVs (not just mid-size TVs) and found that Toshiba also has good ratings across its entire range.
Supports Two Image Formats
The Toshiba 40L2546 has a greater number of image formats than most TVs that were launched in the last 12 months. This TV supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by mid-size TVs that have been available for the last year. The image format "BMP" is also supported by this Toshiba TV.
Has Six Smart Modes
The number of smart modes found on the 40L2546 is more than most comparable spec TVs that have been available for a similar time to it. This television has a game smart mode, which is the most commonly found smart mode found on comparable spec TVs that are a similar age to the 40L2546. The smart modes "Dynamic", "Mild", "Movie", "Personal" and "Standard" are also found on this TV.
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Not Smart TV
The Toshiba 40L2546 is not Smart TV, unlike most of the other TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 40L2546 which are Smart TV.
Does Not Have a WiFi Connection
Most of the other TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 40L2546 have a WiFi connection, however the 40L2546 does not have a WiFi connection.
Not 3D Compatible
Like most of the other mid-size TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 40L2546, the 40L2546 is not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The 40L2546 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other mid-size TVs that came out in the last 12 months also do not have a built-in camera.
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Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Like most of the other latest mid-size TVs, the Toshiba 40L2546 does not feature OLED technology.
Very Low RMS Rated Power
With an RMS rated power of only 14 Watts, the 40L2546 has one of the lower RMS rated power amongst comparable spec TVs of this age. Across all the mid-size TVs that were launched in the last 12 months the RMS rated power range from 10W to 60W.
Only Supports Five Audio Formats
The 40L2546 has a greater number of audio formats than most mid-size TVs that came out in the last 12 months. This TV supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most commonly supported audio format supported by latest mid-size TVs. The audio formats "AAC", "WAV", "LPCM" and "ADPCM" are also supported by this television.
Quite Slow Response Time
The Toshiba 40L2546 has a quite slow response time (8.5 milliseconds) compared to most of the other televisions that were launched around the same time as the 40L2546. The fastest response time of TVs that are a similar age to the 40L2546 is 4ms, the slowest is 180ms, and the average response time is 13ms.
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Average Running Costs
This mid-size TV has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and the average running cost of the 40L2546 is £71 over 5 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 262 mid-size TVs that came out in the last 12 months.
Full HD HD Type
The display resolution of the this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on recently released mid-size TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Released Twelve Months Ago
It was twelve months ago when this mid-size TV was released.
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The 40L2546 has a relatively average thickness (67 millimeters) compared to most of the other comparable spec televisions that were released in the last 12 months.
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.35 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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