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72

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Sharp LC-40CFE4042

Sharp LC-40CFE4042
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A recently released and very economical to run 40" Full HD TV, with good features
40" Full HD No 92mm Jun 2017 A+
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Sharp LC-40CFE4042 Review

Released just 7 months ago and with low running costs, we have scored the Sharp LC-40CFE4042 as follows:
67
Features
Good Features
92
Age
7 Months Old
89
Running Costs
£61 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

Hisense TVs have excellent reviews in general.
With it being less than a year since it was released by Sharp, this television features some of the latest television technology. View the latest TVs 2018.
It has an efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £61 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,306 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
This TV has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has an equalizer
Has an auto volume leveler
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED/QLED technology

What is This TV Best Used For?

13
Watching Films
Mediocre
8
Watching Sport
Mediocre
14
Playing Games
Mediocre

How Big is the Sharp LC-40CFE4042?

The Sharp LC-40CFE4042 is 929mm wide and 92mm tall. It is 553mm thick and weighs 8.1kg.

Sharp LC-40CFE4042 front dimensions
Sharp LC-40CFE4042 size in context

Sharp LC-40CFE4042 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Sharp TVs Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 914 expert and owner reviews (including 160 verified purchases), Sharp has very good reviews for its TVs. 92% of those that bought a Sharp TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The efficiency rating of this Sharp TV is A+, and the LC-40CFE4042 has an average 5 year running cost of £61 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,306 TVs.

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Age

Just Released Seven Months Ago

This TV was only released seven months ago, so it is likely to have more advanced features than some of the older televisions.

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Features

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV 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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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the LC-40CFE4042 of 40" is pretty average compared to most other televisions. It is larger than 64% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The LC-40CFE4042 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The LC-40CFE4042 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Very Thick

The average thickness of all TVs is 60mm, with the thinnest being 1.7mm and the thickest being 100mm. The thickness of the LC-40CFE4042 of 92mm is thicker than 95% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The LC-40CFE4042 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most other TVs. 61% of TVs support Wi-Fi.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The LC-40CFE4042's motion interpolation frequency of only 100Hz is slower than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the slowest 23% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The average motion interpolation frequency of all TVs is 450Hz, with the slowest being 50Hz and the fastest being 3,000Hz.

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Has an Equalizer

The Sharp LC-40CFE4042 has an equalizer. 92% of TVs do not have an equalizer.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The LC-40CFE4042 has an auto volume leveler, which is unusual. 83% of TVs do not have an auto volume leveler.

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Dimmer Than Average Display Brightness

The average display brightness of all TVs is 360 cd/m², with the dimmest being 50 cd/m² and the brightest being 4,000 cd/m². The display brightness of the LC-40CFE4042 of only 280 cd/m² is dimmer than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the dimmest 29% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

Like most other TVs, the LC-40CFE4042 does not support internet TV. 59% of TVs do not support internet TV.

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Supports Timeshift

The LC-40CFE4042 supports timeshift, unlike 82% of TVs which do not support timeshift.

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Features USB Recording

The Sharp LC-40CFE4042 features USB recording, unlike 90% of TVs which do not feature USB recording.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The LC-40CFE4042 does not have an ethernet port. 65% of TVs do have an ethernet port.

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Has an ECO Mode

The LC-40CFE4042 has an ECO mode, which is unusual. 91% of TVs do not have an ECO mode.

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Features Extended PVR

The LC-40CFE4042 features extended PVR. 87% of TVs do not feature extended PVR.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The LC-40CFE4042 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, which is unusual. 70% of TVs do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sharp lc40cfe4042e, lc40cfe4042eh

Barcodes:

04974019909158

Frequently Asked Questions About the Sharp LC-40CFE4042

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