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Grundig 40VLE4520BF

40" Full HD Flat 45mm Oct 2016
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Display Diagonal HD Type Screen Shape Depth Release Date £99.18 Electricity cost over 5 years
Features USB recording
Just released seven months ago
Full HD

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Performance

Features USB Recording

The 40 VLE 4520 features USB recording. Most of the other TVs that have been around for a similar time to this television also feature USB recording.

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Other

Just Released Seven Months Ago

As one of the newer televisions, this television is likely to use better technology.


Energy

Average Running Costs

This TV has an efficiency rating of A. The 40 VLE 4520 has an average running cost of £100 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 137 televisions that have been on the market for the last year.


Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 40 VLE 4520 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been around for around the same time as this TV.

We compared all the other TVs which also support Wi-Fi to this TV and we think the Samsung UE40J5510 (£379) which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The 40 VLE 4520 does not have an ethernet port, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to this television.

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Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on recently released similar spec TVs. 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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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly supported display resolution on TVs that are a similar age to it.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other televisions that have been available for the last year, the 40 VLE 4520 does not feature OLED technology.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequencies of TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV range from 60Hz to 1,000Hz. With a motion interpolation frequency of only 100 hertz, the Grundig 40 VLE 4520 has a fairly slow motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other recently released medium display diagonal TVs.

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40 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 40 inch TV.

It may also be worth considering one of the other 40" TVs currently available including the Samsung UE40J5510 (£379) which has better reviews; or the Philips 40HFL5010 (£329.99) which is cheaper.

If this Grundig TV display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might want to consider the 43 VLE 5523 (£394.99) (43"), or the 43 GFW 6628 (£462.49) (43") both from Grundig or the Philips 43HFL2819D (43").

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The 40 VLE 4520 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). Most of the other TVs that have been around for around the same time as this television also support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The 40 VLE 4520 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, unlike most of the other latest TVs which do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Smart TV

Does Not Support Smart TV

The 40 VLE 4520 does not support Smart TV, unlike most of the other televisions that have been on the market for the last year which support Smart TV.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The 40 VLE 4520 does not support internet TV, unlike most of the other recently released medium display diagonal TVs.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The Grundig 40 VLE 4520 has a desktop stand included, as do most of the other new medium display diagonal TVs.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The 40 VLE 4520 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been around for a similar time to this TV.

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Audio

Very High RMS Rated Power

At 40 Watts, the 40 VLE 4520 has a very high RMS rated power compared to most of the other comparable spec televisions that were released in the last 12 months. Televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV have RMS rated powers of between 5W and 40W.

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Weight & Dimensions

Quite Thin

Across all the latest medium display diagonal TVs the depths range from 34mm to 98mm. When compared to other similar spec TVs that came out around the same time as this TV that we have checked the depth of, the 40 VLE 4520's depth of only 45 millimeters is one of the thinnest.

Other TVs with a thicker depth that you might want to look at include the Philips 40HFL5010 (£329.99) (64mm) which is also cheaper.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers grundig 40vle4520bf
Barcodes 04013833003908, 04013833004684

Grundig 40 VLE 4520 Review Sources

To prepare this Grundig 40 VLE 4520 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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