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Cello C50238

Cello C50238

50" 5000:1 78mm Jan 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type Contrast Ratio (typical) Depth Release Date
This slimline 1080p 50" Full HD TV is and asset for any living area. Watch your Freeview programmes on the 1920 x 1080 resolution screen including all T2 Hi Definition Freeview channels.Connect... More
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4 Reasons For

Reasonably Priced

One Cello C50238 owner thought the Cello C50238 was a bargain for the price. Divoneh said on Amazon “Cheap and definitely not cheerful” in their review.

Cello Televisions Have Good Reviews

Televisions manufactured by Cello are some of the better televisions according to average user and expert reviews.

3D Comb Filter

This TV has a 3D comb filter, which is the most commonly found comb filter on TVs of a similar type and age to it.

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1080p Supported Video Modes

This television supports a 1080p supported video modes, which is the most frequently supported supported video modes on large TVs that have been around for more than two years.

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16 Reasons Against

Poor User Reviews

This TV has an average user rating of 33% based on 6 user reviews. That puts this large TV in the bottom 7% of all the TVs of this age and spec.

Inferior Sound Quality

Two Cello C50238 owners mentioned in their reviews that the Cello C50238 did not have good sound quality. Divoneh said in their Cello C50238 review “Dreadful picture and sound compared to modern flat screens” and rated the Cello C50238 1 stars.

Poor Product Quality

One Cello C50238 reviewer who purchased it said that it was not good quality. Blackradioboy rated it 1 stars and wrote in October “Atrocious picture quality, dreadful sound” in their review.

Difficult to Use

One person reckoned that it was not easy to use. In October Blackradioboy said in their review on Amazon “Awful to use”.

Inferior Picture Quality

One Cello C50238 reviewer thought the Cello C50238 did not have good picture quality.

Does Not Have a Wi-Fi

The Cello C50238 does not have a wi-Fi, unlike most of the other large TVs that have been available for more than two years which have a wi-Fi.

We think you might also be interested in other televisions which also have a wi-Fi including the LG 50LB561[plb_2295119_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Support Smart TV

The Cello C50238 does not support smart TV, unlike most of the other large TVs that have been available for a similar time to the C50238.

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Not 3D

Most of the other TVs that have been around for more than two years are 3D, however the Cello C50238 is not 3D.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The Cello C50238 does not have a built-in camera, although keep in mind that most of the other TVs that have been available for around the same time as the C50238 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Only Supports Two Analog Signal Format Systems

The Cello C50238 has a greater number of analog signal format systems than most televisions that were released around the same time as it. The most commonly supported analog signal format system is NTSC, but this analog signal format system is not supported by this TV. The analog signal format systems PAL and SECAM are also supported by this television.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The Cello C50238 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth noting that most of the other TVs that have been available for around the same time as the C50238 also do not feature OLED technology.

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

The lowest RMS rated power of TVs that have been around for around the same time as the C50238 is 7.5W, the highest is 100W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. With an RMS rated power of only 16 Watts, the Cello C50238 has one of the lower RMS rated powers amongst large TVs of this age.

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Very Dim Display Brightness

The average display brightness of televisions that have been around for around the same time as the C50238 is 370 cd/m², and the display brightnesss range from 200 cd/m² to 1,500 cd/m². At only 250 candellas per square meter, the Cello C50238 has a fairly dim display brightness compared to most of the other large TVs that were released more than two years ago.

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Only One USB 2.0 Ports Quantity

Most TVs of a comparable spec and age to the C50238 have between one and three USB 2.0 ports quantitys, including the Cello C50238 which has one USB 2.0 ports quantity.

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Only Three HDMI Ports Quantitys

The Cello C50238 is a three HDMI ports quantity TV.

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Quite Thick

The average depth of large TVs that were launched more than two years ago is 56mm. The Cello C50238 has one of the thicker depths (78 millimeters) amongst similar spec TVs of this age.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Cello C50238

Running Costs Are OK

This large TV is rated A for energy efficiency. The C50238 is typical compared to the other 321 comparable spec TVs that were released more than two years ago that we have looked at for running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the C50238 will cost £153 over 5 years to run.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many large TVs that have been around for around the same time as it. 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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Released Over Three Years Ago

Cello released the C50238 over three years ago.

Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Comb Filter
Display Brightness
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PC Audio in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
DVI Port
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
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Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
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Quick Start Guide
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User Reviews

(3)
Reviewed 12 February 2016 by Blackradioboy

Which? magazine (Jan 2015) said: "One of the worst TV sets we have ever tested. Atrocious picture quality, dreadful sound. Awful to use. 18%"...

Reviewed 23 December 2014 by Divoneh

Dreadful picture and sound compared to modern flat screens.

Reviewed 26 July 2014 by Doreen
(Verified Purchase)

TV came faulty but after sales good.

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £149.02
Electricity cost when on standby £3.04
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Total running cost over 5 years £152.06
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Energy Rating
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.75 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 20 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers cello 250cdm2, cello b0fdza00, cello b0fdzs00, cello 1920x1080, cello 50238dvbt2, code c50238dvbt2, cello c50238dvbt2, cello electronics 0z50029, cello electronics c50238dvbt2
Barcodes 05060062265255

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