JVC LT-40C550
JVC LT-40C550
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JVC LT-40C550

An economical to run 40" Full HD television with fine reviews
40" Full HD No 3000:1 Jul 2013
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D Contrast Ratio (typical) Release Date
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JVC LT-40C550 Review

3 Reviews
Missing Some Features
4 Years Old
£74 Over 5 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 43?

It has average user reviews with an average user rating of 67%. Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better televisions are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
It has an efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £74 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,021 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
This JVC TV is missing some features:
Only Full HD
Not 3D
Quite slow motion interpolation frequency
Does not have a built-in camera

JVC LT-40C550 In-Depth Analysis


Unexceptional Brand

JVC TVs have unexceptional ratings on average and JVC is one of the mediocre manufacturers.


Average Display Diagonal

The LT-40C550's display diagonal of 40" is relatively average compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 28% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Only Full HD

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

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Not 3D

The LT-40C550 is not 3D, although this is within the context that 74% of televisions are also not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The JVC LT-40C550's thickness of 68.7mm is pretty standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 71% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Quite Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

TVs have motion interpolation frequencies of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 440Hz. The motion interpolation frequency of the LT-40C550 of only 50Hz is very slow compared to most other TVs. It is in the slowest 1% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most other TVs, the LT-40C550 does not have a built-in camera. 98% of TVs do not have a built-in camera.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

JVC released the LT-40C550 in July 2013.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The efficiency rating of this TV is A+. The average 5 year running cost of the LT-40C550 is £74 based on fine energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 4,021 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers jvc lt40c550

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