Hitachi 32HYC01 Review
|Value for Money||
|Missing Some Features|
|20 Months Old|
Why Has it Scored 46?
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At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available.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:
Quite small display diagonal
Does not feature OLED technology
Does not support Wi-Fi
How Big is the Hitachi 32HYC01?
The Hitachi 32HYC01 is 735mm wide and 478mm tall. It weighs 6.6kg.
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Hitachi 32HYC01 In-Depth Analysis
Value For Money
Very Good Value for Money
The product is under 2 years old but has mediocre features but at £149.00 it is cheaper than 96% of TVs.
Quite Small Display Diagonal
The smallest display diagonal of TVs is 2", the largest is 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The Hitachi 32HYC01's display diagonal of only 32" is in the smallest 17% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Like most other TVs, the 32HYC01 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.
The 32HYC01 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are also not 3D.
Does Not Support Wi-Fi
The Hitachi 32HYC01 does not support Wi-Fi. 59% of TVs do support Wi-Fi.
Quite Low RMS Rated Power
Across all the TVs the RMS rated powers range from 2W to 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The 32HYC01's RMS rated power of only 12W is in the lowest 19% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.
Average High Frequency Rate
The 32HYC01's high frequency rate of 100Hz is fairly standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the fastest 46% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.
Quite Dim Display Brightness
The display brightness of the 32HYC01 of only 250 cd/m² is fairly dim compared to most other TVs. It is in the dimmest 23% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. Across all the TVs the display brightnesses range from 50 cd/m² to 4,000 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 340 cd/m².
Does Not Have an Ethernet Port
The 32HYC01 does not have an ethernet port. 64% of TVs do have an ethernet port.
Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle
The Hitachi 32HYC01's horizontal viewing angle of only 170° is in the narrowest 7% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The average horizontal viewing angle of all TVs is 180°, with the narrowest being 150° and the widest being 180°.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
The highest display resolution supported by the 32HYC01 is 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 49% lower display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels TV, which is the most common resolution supported by televisions. The best resolution of all televisions is 5120 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 1024 x 768 pixels.
Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
The 32HYC01 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), which is unusual. 81% of televisions do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).
Has an Equalizer
The 32HYC01 has an equalizer, unlike 94% of TVs which do not have an equalizer.
Does Not Support Internet TV
The 32HYC01 does not support internet TV, although it is worth keeping in mind that 61% of TVs also do not support internet TV.
Has a Child Lock
The 32HYC01 has a child lock. 90% of TVs do not have a child lock.
Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port
The Hitachi 32HYC01 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, unlike 74% of TVs which do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.
The 32HYC01 is RoHS compliant, unlike 96% of TVs which are not RoHS compliant.
Quite Fast Response Time
The 32HYC01's response time of only 5ms is fairly fast compared to most other TVs. It is in the fastest 20% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The average response time of all TVs is 7.4ms, with the fastest being 0.002ms and the slowest being 180ms.
Released 20 Months Ago
This Hitachi TV was released in December 2015.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||hitachi 32hyc01u|