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Cello C40227

40" Full HD 3000:1 60Hz Oct 2014
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type Contrast Ratio (typical) High Frequency Rate Release Date £71.94 Electricity cost over 5 years
Running costs are low
Full HD
Cello has good reviews for its TVs
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Energy

Running Costs Are Low

The energy efficiency rating of this medium display diagonal TV is A+, and the average 5 year running cost of the C40227 is only £72 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is in the cheapest 11% of all 661 televisions of this age and type.


Reviews

Cello Has Good Reviews for Its TVs

Based on 383 owner and expert reviews (including 17 verified purchases), Cello has good ratings for its televisions. Cello also has good ratings specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

Cello released the C40227 in October 2014.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on televisions that were launched more than two years ago. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Not 3D

The Cello C40227 is not 3D, although keep in mind that most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were released more than two years ago are also not 3D.

TVs which are 3D that might be worth looking at include the Samsung UE40C7000WWXXC, the LG 47LA660 (£279.99), or the Toshiba 40L5453 (£299).

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Average High Frequency Rate

With a high frequency rate of 60 hertz, the Cello C40227 has a fairly typical high frequency rate compared to most of the other televisions of this age and spec.

Other 60Hz refresh rate televisions currently available which you might want to consider include the LG 49LB5500 (£289), or the Philips 40PFH4100 (£269.99) both of which have better reviews; or the Cello C40227 which is cheaper.

If you want a TV with a faster high frequency rate then you might want to consider the Hisense LTDN40D36 (100Hz and higher rated), or the Samsung UE40H6400 (£249.99) (400Hz and higher rated).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This television supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly supported display resolution on televisions of this spec and age.

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3D Comb Filter

This TV has a 3D comb filter, which is typical of many TVs of this type and age.

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Very Dim Display Brightness

With a display brightness of only 250 candellas per square meter, the Cello C40227 has one of the dimmer display brightnesses amongst medium display diagonal TVs of this age. Comparable spec TVs that have been around for a similar time to this television have display brightnesses of between 200 cd/m² and 1,500 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 340 cd/m².

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40 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 40 inch TV.

Other 40" televisions currently available that you might want to consider include because of their better review scores, the Samsung UE40B8000, the Sony KDL-40R453 (£249), or the Panasonic TX-40CS520 (£329.99).

If you want a larger display diagonal then you might want to look at the LT-42C550 (£329) (42" and higher rated), the LT-50C550 (£269) (50" and higher rated), or the LT-50C750 (50" and higher rated) all from JVC.

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Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Cello C40227 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a similar age to this TV which support Wi-Fi.

There are a number of other TVs which also support Wi-Fi that you might want to consider including the LG 47LA660 (£279.99), the Sony KDL-42W706 (£279.99), or the Toshiba 40L5453 (£299).

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The Cello C40227 does not have an ethernet port, unlike most of the other TVs of this age and type which have an ethernet port.

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Certificates

Does Not Have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The Cello C40227 does not have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for more than two years do have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Smart TV

Does Not Support Smart TV

The Cello C40227 does not support Smart TV. Most of the other televisions of this age and spec do support Smart TV.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The Cello C40227 does not support internet TV, unlike most of the other similar spec TVs that have been on the market for more than two years which support internet TV.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has an AV Input

The Cello C40227 has an AV input, as do most of the other TVs of this age and spec.

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Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The Cello C40227 has a common interface (CI) slot. Most of the other similar spec TVs that were released around the same time as this TV also have a common interface (CI) slot.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The Cello C40227 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, which is unusual. Most of the other televisions of this age and type do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Cello C40227 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this television.

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Audio

Quite Low RMS Rated Power

At only 16 Watts, the Cello C40227 has a quite low RMS rated power compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV. Across all the similar spec televisions that have been around for a comparable time to this TV the RMS rated powers range from 4W to 1,000W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers cello electronics c40227dvbc40227dvb, cello electronics c40227ft2, cello cloledc40227t2bk, cello c40227t2smart, 771974921c40227dvb, cello c40227dvbled, cello c40227dvbt2, cello c40227ansmt, cello c40239dvbt2, cello c40227ft2, code c40227dvb, cello b4yrzs00, cello b4yrza00, cello 250cdm2, 37500 c40227f
Barcodes 00723856152968, 05052184042159, 05054484882671, 05054533882676, 05054629626603, 05054629821138, 05060062265224, 05060062265675, 05060062266115, 05060062266610

Cello C40227 Review Sources

To prepare this Cello C40227 review we compared this TV to 4,717 other models. For each TV that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 1,041,547 product attributes, 85,382 TV reviews and 3,802,500 historical TV prices from 204 TV retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this TV compared to the other models as well as any areas where this TV is lacking.

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