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Hitachi 24HBC05

£155.99
An affordable 24" TV, but with not very good features and high running costs
24" HD No No Jan 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
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Hitachi 24HBC05 Review

Representing excellent value for money and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the Hitachi 24HBC05 number 979 across all TVs.
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Excellent
19
Missing Some Features
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19 Months Old
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Overall Score
50
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Why Has it Scored 51?

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At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
It is missing some features:
Very small display diagonal
Does not feature OLED technology
Not 3D
Does not support Wi-Fi

Should You Buy it Now?

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Hitachi 24HBC05 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

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Features

Very Small Display Diagonal

TVs have display diagonals of between 2" and 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The 24HBC05's display diagonal of only 24" is fairly small compared to most other TVs. It is in the smallest 6% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The 24HBC05 does not feature OLED technology, although keep in mind that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

The Hitachi 24HBC05 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Quite Thin

The average thickness of all televisions is 60mm, with the thinnest being 1.7mm and the thickest being 100mm. The thickness of the 24HBC05 of only 31mm is fairly thin compared to most other TVs. It is in the thinnest 6% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 24HBC05 does not support Wi-Fi. 59% of TVs do support Wi-Fi.

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Has an Equalizer

The 24HBC05 has an equalizer, which is unusual. 94% of TVs do not have an equalizer.

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Quite Slow Response Time

The response time of the 24HBC05 of 8.5ms is quite slow compared to most other televisions. It is in the slowest 20% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. TVs have response times of between 0.002ms and 180ms, and the average response time is 7.4ms.

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

The average RMS rated power of all televisions is 21W, with the lowest being 2W and the highest being 120W. The 24HBC05's RMS rated power of only 5W is very low compared to most other TVs. It is in the lowest 3% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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3D Comb Filter

This TV has a 3D comb filter, which is the most frequently found comb filter on televisions.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The 24HBC05 supports a maximum display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 49% lower display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels TV, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by TVs. TVs resolutions range from 1024 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The Hitachi 24HBC05 does not support internet TV, although keep in mind that 61% of TVs also do not support internet TV.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The 24HBC05 has a PC in (D-Sub) port. 74% of TVs do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Supports Parental Controls

The Hitachi 24HBC05 supports parental controls, unlike 88% of TVs which do not support parental controls.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The 24HBC05 does not have an ethernet port, unlike most other TVs. 64% of TVs have an ethernet port.

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Quite Dim Display Brightness

The dimmest display brightness of TVs is 50 cd/m², the brightest is 4,000 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 340 cd/m². The display brightness of the 24HBC05 of only 220 cd/m² is fairly dim compared to most other TVs. It is in the dimmest 14% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Age

Released 19 Months Ago

Hitachi released the 24HBC05 in January 2016.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hitachi 24hbc05
Barcodes 05014024002020, 05014024002389, 05014024002532

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