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16 Reasons For
Owner Reviews Are Good
The average owner rating of this Cello TV is 85 out of 100 based on 56 owner reviews.
Very Low Running Costs
This television has an energy efficiency rating of A, and the C16230 has an average 5 year running cost of only £24 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the cheapest to run small display diagonal televisions that have been available for more than two years.
Good Product Quality
Several Cello C16230 reviewers wrote that this TV was good quality. Alan Parker mentioned this year “I have now added a pair of Logitech Z 120 computer speakers (simple plug in job) and the result in sound quality is brilliant”. Alan Pearson rated it as excellent and he mentioned “I class this unit as very good value for a quality item and would recommend it” in his review of the Cello C16230. Brian Everitt wrote in his review of this TV this month “Excellent picture quality, reasonable sound” and gave it an excellent review.
Several customers wrote in their reviews that this TV was good value for money. Brian Everitt gave it an excellent review score and he said a few weeks ago “Very good product, price and delivery”. Cynical B mentioned on Amazon this month “This review is an impartial one from a customer who paid full price” in their review of the Cello C16230. Lisa Heaton said a few weeks ago “Excellent product at a reasonable price” in her Cello C16230 review.
A number of Cello C16230 reviewers concluded that it was a bargain for the price. Meh Robinson mentioned on Amazon “Sound not great so added a couple of cheap speakers”. Sandra Bennett wrote in her review on Amazon “This is cheap and cheerful”. Suze said in their review of this TV on Amazon “The difference to the sound made by such small and cheap [£15.99] speakers is amazing”.
Good Picture Quality
A few Cello C16230 owners who bought it agreed that it had good picture quality. Mark wrote in his review on Amazon “Picture quality good”. Michael Williams wrote “Tested out tv and picture quality looks good will see next weekend what it is really like”.
Good Sound Quality
A number of customers mentioned in their reviews that the Cello C16230 had good sound quality. In October last year Amazon Customer mentioned in their Cello C16230 review on Amazon “Good enough tv dvd, sounds better through dell sound bar 1-10=7” but they only gave the Cello C16230 a score of 1 stars. This month C. Bryan wrote in their review on Amazon “Clear picture, sound fine with a bit of adjustment in the menu”. James C scored it 4 stars and he mentioned in his Cello C16230 review on Amazon last year “4 star because of its sound and it DOES NOT com with a 12volt cigarette style adapter”.
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Easy to Use
A few Cello C16230 owners mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to use. Darren Scott wrote on Amazon in October this year “Excellent product, great picture and easy to use”. Suze mentioned on Amazon “One speaker has a volume control knob on it” in their review however despite that they only scored this TV 3 stars.
Several Cello C16230 owners who purchased the Cello C16230 agreed that it was easy to setup. Alan Pearson wrote on Amazon this year “Very easy to setup just a matter of confirming a few facts”.
Across all televisions, the C16230 is one the top selling products currently available for sale according to Amazon sales data.
Several customers who purchased the product thought it was compact. Mark said last year “Nice and compact” in his review. This month Robert David Mccluskey mentioned in his review of this TV on Amazon “Good picture and compact unit ideal for caravans”.
One Cello C16230 owner who reviewed this TV reckoned that it was lightweight. Christopher gave the Cello C16230 a very good review and he mentioned in his review of this TV “Excellent picture quality and very lightweight”.
Smart TV Features Are Good
Some customers who reviewed it thought it was good for watching Freeview TV. A few weeks ago Alan Pearson said on Amazon “In my area the freeview signal is very good” in his review. C. Bryan rated the product 5 stars and said this month “Haven't tried the DVD player as it won't really be used for that purpose, inbuilt freeview tuned in very quickly so at this stage very pleased” in their review of the Cello C16230.
Two Cello C16230 owners who purchased the Cello C16230 considered that it was well made. Rebecca she said on Amazon “It doesnt you have to buy this seperate as the travel model id different its £180.00 and comes with 12 volt lead and built in sattelite dvd” in her review. Suze wrote in their review of this TV “If I had space for all of that I would just get a much bigger telly with better built in speakers”.
Good Battery Life
One Cello C16230 reviewer wrote in their reviews that it had a good battery life. In October Jeffry Lewis wrote in his review of the Cello C16230 “Excellent picture quality sound good uses very little battery”.
One Cello C16230 reviewer considered that the product was neat.
Based on 430 owner and expert reviews, Cello has good reviews for its televisions. Cello also has good reviews specifically within its small display diagonal televisions range compared to other brands.
Supports Three Video Formats Supporteds
The number of video formats supported by the Cello C16230 is more than most TVs of a similar age and type to it. This Cello TV supports an MPEG4 video formats supported, which is the most frequently supported video formats supported supported by small display diagonal televisions that came out around the same time as the C16230. The video formats supporteds "H.264" and "MPEG2" are also supported by this Cello television.
DVD Player Optical Disc Player Type
This TV has a DVD player optical disc player type, which is the most frequently found optical disc player type on televisions of a comparable type and age to it.
10 Reasons Against
One Cello C16230 reviewer who purchased this TV thought it was not good in terms of HDMI connections. Suze mentioned “My Freeview recorder does not have HDMI sockets, only scart so I cannot use that recorder with this TV”.
Recent Price Increase of £6.86
In the last 58 days the C16230 has increased in price by £6.86.
Does Not Support Smart TV
The Cello C16230 does not support smart TV. Most of the other TVs that have been available for around the same time as the C16230 also do not support smart TV.
We think you might also be interested in alternative TVs which also support smart TV including the LT-24C661[pl_3406068_price], or the LT-24C660[pl_3406073_price] both from JVC or the Seiki SE24HO01[plb_3404275_price].
Does Not Have a Wi-Fi
The Cello C16230 does not have a wi-Fi, although it is worth noting that most of the other similar spec TVs that came out around the same time as the C16230 also do not have a wi-Fi.
It is worth also looking at alternative TVs which also have a wi-Fi including the LT-24C661[pl_3406068_price], or the LT-24C660[pl_3406073_price] both from JVC or the Seiki SE24HO01[plb_3404275_price].
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The Cello C16230 is not 3D. Most of the other small display diagonal televisions that are a comparable age to the C16230 are also not 3D.
If you want a television that is 3D then you might want to look at the Cello C16115[plb_2330692_price].
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The Cello C16230 does not have a built-in camera, although keep in mind that most of the other televisions of a comparable type and age to the C16230 also do not have a built-in camera.
Only Supports Two Analog Signal Format Systems
The Cello C16230 has a greater number of analog signal format systems than most small display diagonal televisions that were released more than two years ago. This TV supports a PAL analog signal format system, which is the most commonly supported analog signal format system supported by TVs that have been around for more than two years. The analog signal format system "SECAM" is also supported by this Cello TV.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The Cello C16230 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other small display diagonal televisions that have been around for a comparable time to the C16230 also do not feature OLED technology.
Only One HDMI Ports Quantity
Most televisions of a comparable age and type to the C16230 have between one and three HDMI ports quantitys, including the Cello C16230 which has one HDMI ports quantity.
Only Supports Two Supported TV Bandss
The Cello C16230 has a greater number of TV bands than most similar spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as it. This TV supports an UHF supported TV bands, which is the most frequently supported supported TV bands supported by TVs of a comparable age and spec to the C16230. The supported TV bands "VHF" is also supported by this television.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
This TV has been on the market for over two years.
Average High Frequency Rate
The Cello C16230 has a relatively standard high frequency rate (60 hertz) compared to most of the other small display diagonal televisions that came out around the same time as the C16230.
With a depth of 48 millimeters, the Cello C16230 has a relatively typical depth compared to most of the other small display diagonal televisions that were released more than two years ago.
If you would consider a TV with a thicker depth then you might want to look at the Samsung UE19H4000[plb_2270641_price] (46.8mm and higher rated); or the Samsung UE22ES5000[plb_1311113_price] (49.6mm and cheaper).
Perfectly adequate.Usually something so reasonably priced comes with a raft of 'ah but...' points but this is cheap and cheerful. Easy to set up. Putting the dvd in 'back to front' seems odd. All... Read more…
Excellent just the right size for a camper great picture quality etc on some reviews they comment on sound quality , after all it's a 16 inch tv what do you expect , for a small camper the sound... Read more…
Nice little T.V. clear picture, sound fine with a bit of adjustment in the menu. Size with the stand 10 3/4 inches high 14 3/4 inches wide 1 7/8 inches deep stand 8 inches x 4 1/2 inches. ideal... Read more…
Ideal unit for use in my mobile caravan. Very easy to setup just a matter of confirming a few facts. In my area the freeview signal is very good and the tuner found 84 channels, including radio,... Read more…
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