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Overall Score

NEC E805

£5,451.99
An enormous 80" Full HD TV with average features but high running costs
80" Full HD No No Jan 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
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NEC E805 Review

Released 3 years ago and with mediocre features,
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Poor
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Average Features
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2 Years Old
18
£696 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
44
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 44?

Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
Whilst this TV has an energy efficiency classification of A+, its running costs of £696 over 5 years are in the most expensive 1% of all 4,025 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Very large display diagonal
Fairly bright display brightness
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared this NEC TV with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is good for watching sport on, ranking number 765 in TVs for sport. It is also average for playing games on, ranking number 481 in TVs for gaming as well being mediocre for watching films on, ranking number 856 in TVs for films.
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Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £5,177.97 at Appliances Direct 3 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
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NEC E805 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old and at £5,451.99 it is more expensive than 98% of TVs.

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We found a cheaper price for the NEC E805 of $2,995.00 (£3,884.52) in the United States. That's a saving of £1,567.48.

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Features

Only Full HD

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

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Very Large Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the NEC E805 of 80" is very large compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 1% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. Across all the TVs the display diagonals range from 2" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The NEC E805 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the NEC E805 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are not 3D.

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Fairly Thick

The thicknesses of TVs range from 1.7mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm. The thickness of the NEC E805 of 87mm is fairly thick compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 9% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The NEC E805 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike 59% of TVs which support Wi-Fi.

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Fairly Bright Display Brightness

The average display brightness of all televisions is 340 cd/m², with the dimmest being 50 cd/m² and the brightest being 4,000 cd/m². The NEC E805's display brightness of 400 cd/m² is quite bright compared to most other TVs. It is in the brightest 22% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

The NEC E805's RMS rated power of 20W is fairly high compared to most other TVs. It is in the highest 23% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The RMS rated powers of TVs range from 2W to 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.

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Has a DVI Port

The NEC E805 has a DVI port, which is unusual. 97% of televisions do not have a DVI port.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The NEC E805 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), unlike 81% of TVs which do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Has a Camera Included

The NEC E805 has a camera included, unlike 99% of TVs which do not have a camera included.

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Average High Frequency Rate

The high frequency rate of the NEC E805 of 85Hz is relatively standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the fastest 34% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The NEC E805 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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RoHS Compliant

The NEC E805 is RoHS compliant. 96% of TVs are not RoHS compliant.

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Quite Fast Response Time

Across all the TVs the response times range from 0.002ms to 180ms, and the average response time is 7.4ms. The NEC E805's response time of only 4ms is fairly fast compared to most other TVs. It is in the fastest 11% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This TV has been on the market since January 2015.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

Whilst the energy efficiency classification of this NEC TV is A+, the E805 is in the most expensive 1% of all 4,025 TVs that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the E805 will cost £696 over 5 years to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nec 60003929
Barcodes 00000060003929, 04053162880504, 05028695111653

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