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Grundig 48 VLX 8481

48" 4K Flat Apr 2015
A
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D Screen Shape Release Date £139.24 Electricity cost over 5 years
3D
Supports Wi-Fi
Has a PC in (D-Sub) port

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Energy

OK Running Costs

The energy efficiency classification of this TV is A. Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 48 VLX 8481 will cost £140 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 320 TVs of this age and spec.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

Grundig released the 48 VLX 8481 in April 2015.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The Grundig 48 VLX 8481 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other TVs of this type and age also support Wi-Fi.

There are a number of alternative TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available which you might want to consider including the Toshiba 58L9363 which has better reviews.

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Supports Bluetooth

The Grundig 48 VLX 8481 supports Bluetooth. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also support Bluetooth.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The 48 VLX 8481 has an ethernet port. Most of the other TVs that were released around the same time as this TV also have an ethernet port.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The Grundig 48 VLX 8481 has a PC in (D-Sub) port. Most of the other televisions of a similar spec and age to this TV do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The 48 VLX 8481 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this TV.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The 48 VLX 8481 has a built-in subwoofer, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

With an RMS rated power of 60 Watts, the 48 VLX 8481 has one of the higher RMS rated powers amongst 4K and 8K TVs of this age. Across all the 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV the RMS rated powers range from 8W to 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 28W.

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Ergonomics

Supports Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

The 48 VLX 8481 supports smartphones being used as a remote, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV.

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Packaging Content

Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The 48 VLX 8481 has a pair of 3D glasses included, as do most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this TV.

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Has a Desktop Stand Included

The Grundig 48 VLX 8481 has a desktop stand included. Most of the other televisions of a similar age and type to this TV also have a desktop stand included.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Grundig 48 VLX 8481 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this TV.

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Smart TV

Supports Internet TV

The 48 VLX 8481 supports internet TV, as do most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to this TV.

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Supports Smart TV

The Grundig 48 VLX 8481 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

At 62 millimeters, the 48 VLX 8481 has a relatively typical depth compared to most of the other TVs of this age and spec.

We compared this TV to all the other 62mm thick TVs and we think the Panasonic TX-55AX630 (£951.39) which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Display

48 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 48 inch TV.

Alternative 48" televisions currently available which you might want to consider include because of their better review scores, the Panasonic TX-48AX630, or the Samsung UE48HU7500.

TVs with a larger display diagonal that might be worth looking at include the LG 49UF770 (£584.93) (49") which also has a higher rating.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04013833002451, 04013833002468, 04013833002475, 04013833002505

Grundig 48 VLX 8481 Review Sources

To prepare this Grundig 48 VLX 8481 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 1,043,377 product attributes, 88,300 TV reviews and 3,666,500 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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