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Sharp LC-50LD266

Sharp LC-50LD266

50" 62mm Apr 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type Depth Release Date
The LD266 series is a Full HD LED TV with exceptional picture quality. Active motion 100Hz ensures that fast-moving pictures are smoothly reproduced. The 2 HDMI inputs can take satellite boxes,... More
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5 Reasons For

Good Owner Reviews

On average, people who bought this Sharp TV rated it as 80%.

Reasonably Priced

One Sharp LC-50LD266 owner wrote in their reviews that the Sharp LC-50LD266 was good value for money. Two years ago Clive Gilchrist wrote “Wonderful value for an excellent TV”.

Good Brand

Sharp large TVs have good reviews on average and across all televisions Sharp is one of the better rated manufacturers.

1.4 HDMI Version

This TV has a 1.4 HDMI version, which is typical of many similar spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Supports Two Video Formats Supporteds

The number of video formats supported by the LC-50LD266 is more than most comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to it. The most commonly supported video formats supported is AVI, but this video formats supported is not supported by this TV. The video formats supporteds H.264 and MPEG4 are also supported by this television.

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9 Reasons Against

Unacceptable Noise Level

One person wrote in their reviews that it was not noisy. Aaron Howard said on Amazon “Also was a nasty high pitched static noise on stand by”.

Does Not Have a Wi-Fi

The LC-50LD266 does not have a wi-Fi, unlike most of the other TVs of this age and type which have a wi-Fi.

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Does Not Support Smart TV

The Sharp LC-50LD266 does not support smart TV, unlike most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to the LC-50LD266.

We think you might also be interested in alternative televisions which also support smart TV including the Samsung UE55D7000[plb_344784_price], or the LG 55LB700[plb_2356061_price].

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Not 3D

Most of the other TVs of a similar age and spec to the LC-50LD266 are 3D, however the Sharp LC-50LD266 is not 3D.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The Sharp LC-50LD266 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for more than two years also do not have a built-in camera.

It is worth also looking at other televisions which also have a built-in camera including the UN55ES8000[pl_403312_price], or the UE55F8000[pl_1274638_price] both from Samsung.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The LC-50LD266 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth noting that most of the other TVs that are a similar age to the LC-50LD266 also do not feature OLED technology.

Alternative TVs which also feature OLED technology that you might also want to consider include the Samsung KE55S9[plb_2047037_price], or the LG 55EC930[plb_2442859_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

The Sharp LC-50LD266 has a quite low RMS rated power (only 16 Watts) compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to the LC-50LD266. The RMS rated powers of TVs of a similar age and type to the LC-50LD266 range from 7.5W to 100W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.

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Only Two HDMI Ports Quantitys

Most large TVs that are a comparable age to the LC-50LD266 have between one and four HDMI ports quantitys, including the LC-50LD266 which has two HDMI ports quantitys.

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Quite Dim Display Brightness

The display brightnesss of TVs of a comparable type and age to the LC-50LD266 range from 200 cd/m² to 1,500 cd/m². At only 300 candellas per square meter, the Sharp LC-50LD266 has a quite dim display brightness compared to most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the LC-50LD266.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Sharp LC-50LD266

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

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

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

This large TV was released over two years ago.

Average Depth

The LC-50LD266 has a fairly average depth (62 millimeters) compared to most of the other large TVs that have been available for more than two years.

If you would consider a TV with a thicker depth then you might want to look at the Panasonic TX-60AS650[plb_2232471_price] (63mm).

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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
3D
Display Brightness
Display Resolution
Display Diagonal (metric)
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner Type
Supported TV Bands
Analog Signal Format System
Smart TV
Internet TV
Timeshift
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Auto Volume Leveler
Audio Decoders
Audio Decoding Technologies
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
SCART Ports Quantity
Digital Audio Optical Out
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
DVI Port
HDMI Version
HDMI Ports Quantity
Networking
Wi-Fi
WLAN-Ready
Bluetooth
Ethernet LAN
Miracast
Management Features
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
Number of OSD Languages
Performance
Video Formats Supported
Teletext Function
Extended PVR
Local Dimming
Teletext
Deep Colour Support
Design
Colour of Product
Heavy Metals Free
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interfaces
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (standby)
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight With Stand
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Technical Details
LED Backlight

User Reviews

(3)
Reviewed 9 April 2015 by Marcin Kaczmarczyk

As above, high pitch noise when in standby, very limited colour controls (green/red tint and saturation - why no slider for blue?????). Good point - really low input lag which is great as I mostly... Read more…

Reviewed 16 December 2014 by Aaron Howard | 4 Comments

Picture is A1 cannot fault it. I prefer it to the Panasonic I now have.
However the set I purchased the hdmi signal kept dropping. A Google search revealed this is a common fault with... Read more…

Reviewed 26 November 2014 by Clive Gilchrist
(Verified Purchase)

Wonderful value for an excellent TV. The picture is sharp ( as is the name).

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sharp 400x400
Barcodes 04974019811116, 05053959423852

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