LG 32LH604 vs Sharp LC-32CHE4042

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LG 32LH604
Sharp LC-32CHE4042

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
Higher RMS rated power Edit
The LG 32LH604 is a 20W RMS rated power TV. That's 12W higher than the Sharp LC-32CHE4042 (8W). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Wi-Fi Edit
The LG 32LH604 has a wi-Fi, whereas the Sharp LC-32CHE4042 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.

1kWh lower annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 32LH604 has an annual energy consumption of 44kWh, however the Sharp LC-32CHE4042 is a 45kWh annual energy consumption TV (1kWh 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.

Thinner Edit
LG 32LH604 is 72.2mm thick. That's 8.9mm thinner than the Sharp LC-32CHE4042 (81.1mm). 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.

28 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
32% cheaper to run
Over five years the LG 32LH604 is £24.04 cheaper to run than the Sharp LC-32CHE4042. Read more
Better selling
The LG 32LH604 ranks No. 4325 by number of sales, however the Sharp LC-32CHE4042 ranks No. 29650.
Energy efficiency rating is better
The LG 32LH604 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", however the Sharp LC-32CHE4042 has a rating of "A+".
3 Reasons For
Lighter Edit
The Sharp LC-32CHE4042 has a weight of 4.9kg. That's 420g lighter than the LG 32LH604 (4.9kg). 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.

£99 cheaper
The Sharp LC-32CHE4042 costs £211.48, whereas the LG 32LH604 is £309.99.
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Sharp LC-32CHE4042 is "A+", but the rating of the LG 32LH604 is "A+".

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
420g heavier Edit
The LG 32LH604 is a 5.3kg heavy TV, whereas the Sharp LC-32CHE4042 is a 4.9kg heavy TV (420g lighter). 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.

More expensive by £99
The LG 32LH604 is £98.51 more expensive than the Sharp LC-32CHE4042.
8 Reasons Against
12W lower RMS rated power Edit
The Sharp LC-32CHE4042 has an RMS rated power of 8W, whereas the LG 32LH604 is a 20W RMS rated power TV (12W higher). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Does not have a wi-Fi Edit
The Sharp LC-32CHE4042 does not have a wi-Fi, but the LG 32LH604 does. 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.

Higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Sharp LC-32CHE4042 is a 45kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 1kWh higher than the LG 32LH604 (45kWh). 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.

8.9mm thicker Edit
The Sharp LC-32CHE4042 is an 81.1mm thick TV, whereas the LG 32LH604 is a 72.2mm thick TV (8.9mm thinner). 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.

Not as many stockists
Only 2 sellers sells the Sharp LC-32CHE4042, however 30 shops sell the LG 32LH604. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
One month older
The Sharp LC-32CHE4042 is older than the LG 32LH604 by one month.
More expensive to run over five years by 47%
Over five years the running costs of the Sharp LC-32CHE4042 are £75.15 which is £24.04 more than the LG 32LH604. Show assumptions.
Worse selling
The Sharp LC-32CHE4042 ranks No. 29650 by sales volume, but the LG 32LH604 ranks No. 4325.

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Date Released

11 months Ago 12 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 48.07
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 51.11
Purchase price £ 309.99
Total cost of ownership £ 361.10
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 72.11
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 75.15
Purchase price £ 211.48
Total cost of ownership £ 286.63
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.25T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.25 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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.

Display

Display Diagonal
32" 32"
HD Type
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
High Frequency Rate
100Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 100Hz
Noise Reduction
 Noise reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
Display Brightness
Unknown - Click to provide data 300 cd/m²
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1366 x 768
BEST
 1920 x 1080
 1366 x 768
PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
900 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 LED
BEST
 LED
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 4:3
 Zoom
 16:9
 4:3
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
80cm 81cm
BEST
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)

TV Tuner

Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Tuner Type
 Digital
 Digital
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 PAL
 SECAM

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Timeshift
 Timeshift
Unknown - Click to provide data
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Version
3.0 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 Web OS
 Web OS

Audio

RMS Rated Power
20W
BEST
8W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Sound Modes
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoding Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS TruSurround
 DTS 2.0
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS TruSurround
 DTS 2.0

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
RF Ports Quantity
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
SCART Ports Quantity
1 1
RS-232 Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Composite Video in
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2 2
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
HDMI Version
 1.4
BEST
 1.4
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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)
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
BEST
 Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11n
 802.11g
 802.11b
 IEEE 802.11b
 IEEE 802.11g
 IEEE 802.11n
BEST
 802.11n
 802.11g
 802.11b
 IEEE 802.11b
 IEEE 802.11g
 IEEE 802.11n
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Miracast
 Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Unknown - Click to provide data
Browsing
 Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Smart Modes
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
ECO Mode
 ECO mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Programming Period
8 day(s) Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 H.265
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 RM
 RMVB
 FLV
 MPG
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 VOB
 M2TS
 TS
 M2T
 SWF
 ASP
 H.265
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 RM
 RMVB
 FLV
 MPG
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 VOB
 M2TS
 TS
 M2T
 SWF
 ASP
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Cores
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Teletext
2,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Recording
 USB recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
Subtitles Function
 Subtitles function
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black
Peak Luminance Ratio
65% Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

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

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
30W
BEST
45W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 31W
Power Consumption (average)
Unknown - Click to provide data 45W
Annual Energy Consumption
44kWh
BEST
45kWh
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 70W

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
72.2mm
BEST
81.1mm
Weight
5.3kg 4.9kg
BEST
Package Weight
7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
5.5kg
BEST
6.5kg
Height (with Stand)
483mm
BEST
493mm
Width (with Stand)
733mm
BEST
739mm
Height
736mm 445mm
Width
733mm 739mm
Package Height
520mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
812mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Batteries Included
 Batteries included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
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