Sharp LC-32CFE6131 vs Sharp LC-40CFE5221

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Sharp LC-32CFE6131
Sharp LC-40CFE5221

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
Moderately brighter display brightness Edit
The Sharp LC-32CFE6131 has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², however the Sharp LC-40CFE5221 is only a 280 cd/m² display brightness TV (20 cd/m² dimmer).
Wi-Fi Edit
The Sharp LC-32CFE6131 has a wi-Fi, but the Sharp LC-40CFE5221 does not. Read more

A Wifi (wireless LAN connection) on your TV means that you can connect your TV directly to your WiFi network.

Connecting your TV will be easier and you will not need any cables.

14W lower power consumption (average) Edit
The Sharp LC-32CFE6131 is a 31W average power consumption TV, whereas the Sharp LC-40CFE5221 is a 45W average power consumption TV (14W higher).
21kWh lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Sharp LC-32CFE6131 has an annual energy consumption of 45kWh, whereas the Sharp LC-40CFE5221 is a 66kWh annual energy consumption TV (21kWh higher). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

3kg lighter Edit
Sharp LC-32CFE6131 is 4.4kg heavy, but the Sharp LC-40CFE5221 is a 7.3kg heavy TV (3kg heavier). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

Cheaper to run by £32.05
Over five years the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 is £32.05 cheaper to run than the Sharp LC-40CFE5221. Read more
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Sharp LC-32CFE6131 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", whereas the Sharp LC-40CFE5221 has a rating of "A+".
3 Reasons For
8" larger display diagonal Edit
The Sharp LC-40CFE5221 is a 40" TV. That's 8" larger than the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 (40"). Read more

The display diagonal of a TV is the most common measure of screen size and is the distance from the top left to the bottom right of the visible part of a TV screen excluding any frame or border. One of the most important considerations when choosing the right screen size for your TV is the typical distance from which you will be viewing the screen. A good rule of thumb is to multiply the display diagonal by 2.5 to determine the viewing distance. So a 40 inch TV is best viewed from 100 inches away, which is equivalent to 8.3 feet or 2.54m. For home cinema setups and a truly immersive experience this ratio can be reduced to 1.2. This will give a screen size that fills 40 degrees of the viewer's field of vision. So if you viewing from a distance of 6ft (72 inches) you would need a TV display diagonal of 60 inches.

TVs with a bigger display diagonal allow you to make the most of HD content and are great for watching movies.

A little thinner Edit
Sharp LC-40CFE5221 is 67.1mm thick, but the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 is a 69.3mm thick TV (2.2mm thicker). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Sharp LC-40CFE5221 is "A+", however the rating of the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 is "A+".

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The Sharp LC-32CFE6131 has a display diagonal of 32", but the Sharp LC-40CFE5221 is a 40" TV (8" larger). Read more

The display diagonal of a TV is the most common measure of screen size and is the distance from the top left to the bottom right of the visible part of a TV screen excluding any frame or border. One of the most important considerations when choosing the right screen size for your TV is the typical distance from which you will be viewing the screen. A good rule of thumb is to multiply the display diagonal by 2.5 to determine the viewing distance. So a 40 inch TV is best viewed from 100 inches away, which is equivalent to 8.3 feet or 2.54m. For home cinema setups and a truly immersive experience this ratio can be reduced to 1.2. This will give a screen size that fills 40 degrees of the viewer's field of vision. So if you viewing from a distance of 6ft (72 inches) you would need a TV display diagonal of 60 inches.

TVs with a bigger display diagonal allow you to make the most of HD content and are great for watching movies.

4% thicker Edit
The Sharp LC-32CFE6131 has a depth of 69.3mm. That's 2.2mm thicker than the Sharp LC-40CFE5221 (67.1mm). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

6 Reasons Against
Dimmer display brightness Edit
The Sharp LC-40CFE5221 is a 280 cd/m² display brightness TV. That's 20 cd/m² dimmer than the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 (280 cd/m²).
Does not have a wi-Fi Edit
The Sharp LC-40CFE5221 does not have a wi-Fi, however the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 has a wi-Fi. Read more

A Wifi (wireless LAN connection) on your TV means that you can connect your TV directly to your WiFi network.

Connecting your TV will be easier and you will not need any cables.

32% higher power consumption (average) Edit
The Sharp LC-40CFE5221 has a power consumption (average) of 45W. That's 14W higher than the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 (45W).
32% higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Sharp LC-40CFE5221 is a 66kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 21kWh higher than the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 (66kWh). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

41% heavier Edit
The Sharp LC-40CFE5221 is a 7.3kg heavy TV. That's 3kg heavier than the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 (7.3kg). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

43% higher running costs over five years
The Sharp LC-40CFE5221 costs £107.20 to run which is £32.05 more to run than the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 over five years. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 72.11
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 75.15
Electricity cost - switched on £ 104.16
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 107.20

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.37T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.37 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.53T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.53 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
32" 40"
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D
 3D
 3D
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
200Hz 200Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 AMR (Active Motion Rate)
 AMR (Active Motion Rate)
Display Brightness
300 cd/m²
BEST
280 cd/m²
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 1000000:1
 1000000:1
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080

TV Tuner

Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 PAL
 SECAM

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
Timeshift
 Timeshift
 Timeshift
Lifestyle Apps
 Facebook
 Twitter
BEST
 Facebook
 Twitter
Video Apps
 YouTube
 YouTube
Interactive TV
 Interactive TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
News Apps
 BBC
 BBC
Sports Apps
 BBC Sports
 BBC Sports

Audio

Equalizer
 Equalizer
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
16W 16W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Dolby Technology
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS
 DTS 2.0
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS
 DTS 2.0
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS 2.0
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS 2.0

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
RF Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
SCART Ports Quantity
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Composite Video in
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2 2
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
3 3
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 Aquos Net+
 Aquos Net+
Audio (L,R) in
1 1
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Audio (L,R) Out
1 1

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
BEST
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Miracast
 Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces
 200 x 100
 200 x 100
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
45W
BEST
65W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Power Consumption (average)
31W
BEST
45W
Annual Energy Consumption
45kWh
BEST
66kWh
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
70W
BEST
80W
Voltage Tolerance
20% 20%

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
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Weight & Dimensions

Depth
69.3mm 67.1mm
BEST
Weight
4.4kg
BEST
7.3kg
Weight With Stand
4.5kg
BEST
7.6kg
Height (with Stand)
467.3mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width (with Stand)
732.7mm
BEST
916.8mm
Height
432mm 532.9mm
Width
732.7mm 916.8mm

Technical Details

LED Backlight
 LED backlight
 LED backlight
RF Input
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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