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Hitachi 40HBT42A

Hitachi 40HBT42A
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An economical to run but slightly out of date 40" Full HD TV, with poor features
40" Full HD No 100Hz Mar 2016 A+
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Hitachi 40HBT42A Review

With low running costs and at under 2 years old, we have scored the Hitachi 40HBT42A as follows:
30
Features
Missing Some Features
70
Age
20 Months Old
78
Running Costs
£62 Over 5 Years
42
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 43?

Samsung TVs have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this television is slightly out of date, and newer televisions with more up to date technology are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
It has an energy efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £62 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,358 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
This TV is missing some features:
Smaller than average display diagonal
Only Full HD
Not 3D

Hitachi 40HBT42A In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Hitachi TVs Only Have Unexceptional Reviews

On average Hitachi TVs have unexceptional ratings compared to other manufacturers.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

This Hitachi TV is rated A+ for energy efficiency. Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 40HBT42A will cost £62 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 4,358 TVs.

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Age

Released 20 Months Ago

This TV has been on the market since March 2016.

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Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the televisions the display diagonals range from 13" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The 40HBT42A's display diagonal of only 40" is smaller than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the smallest 29% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on televisions. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Not 3D

Like most other televisions, the 40HBT42A is not 3D. 75% of TVs are not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Hitachi 40HBT42A supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. 93% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi.

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Average High Frequency Rate

The high frequency rate of the 40HBT42A of 100Hz is pretty standard compared to most other televisions. It is faster than 56% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The 40HBT42A has a PC in (D-Sub) port, which is unusual. 74% of TVs do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Supports Netflix

The Hitachi 40HBT42A has a greater number of video apps than most TVs. This television supports Netflix, which is the most commonly supported video app supported by televisions.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hitachi 40hbt42a

Barcodes:

05014024002358

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