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TCL-Digital F40B3813

40" 300:1 Flat Oct 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type Contrast Ratio (typical) Screen Shape Release Date
This television is capable of faithfully reproducing a 1080p image in full definition! Get the most out of FHD content from any source, such as HD television channels, Blu-ray players or games... More
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3 Reasons For

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently supported display resolution on similar spec TVs that were released more than a year ago.

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1.4 HDMI Version

This TV has a 1.4 HDMI version, which is the most commonly found HDMI version on TVs of this age and spec.

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Fairly Bright Display Brightness

Across all the televisions of this spec and age the display brightnesss range from 180 cd/m² to 1,000 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 290 cd/m². At 320 candellas per square meter, the TCL-Digital F40B3813 has a fairly bright display brightness compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for a similar time to the F40B3813.

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9 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Smart TV

The TCL-Digital F40B3813 does not support smart TV, unlike most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to the F40B3813.

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Does Not Have a Wi-Fi

The TCL-Digital F40B3813 does not have a wi-Fi, although this is within the context that most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for more than a year also do not have a wi-Fi.

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Not 3D

Most televisions of this age and spec are not 3D. The F40B3813 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The TCL-Digital F40B3813 does not have a built-in camera, although this is within the context that most of the other TVs that are a comparable age to the F40B3813 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The F40B3813 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other TVs of this age and type also do not feature OLED technology.

We compared all the other televisions which also feature OLED technology to this television and we think the UN50J6200, or the UE32J4500 (£195.00) both from Samsung which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Only 1 MHL Version

The TCL-Digital F40B3813 supports a 1 MHL version which is newer than the 2 MHL version supported by most TVs that came out around the same time as it.

This TV's MHL version (1) is in fact the worst supported MHL version across all similar spec TVs that have been around for a comparable time to the F40B3813.

Across comparable types of TV the best supported MHL version is 2.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

With a motion interpolation frequency of only 100 hertz, the F40B3813 has one of the slower motion interpolation frequencys amongst mid-size TVs of this age. Across all the TVs of a similar type and age to the F40B3813 the motion interpolation frequencys range from 50Hz to 1,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 230Hz.

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Only One USB 2.0 Ports Quantity

Most televisions of this spec and age have between one and two USB 2.0 ports quantitys, including the F40B3813 which has one USB 2.0 ports quantity.

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Fairly Thick

The TCL-Digital F40B3813 has a fairly thick depth (87 millimeters) compared to most of the other TVs that came out more than a year ago. The depths of mid-size TVs that have been available for a similar time to the F40B3813 range from 7mm to 98mm, and the average depth is 66mm.

If you don't mind having a thicker depth then you might want to consider the Philips 40PFH5300/88 (88mm).

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3 Other reasons to consider the TCL-Digital F40B3813

Running Costs Are Average

The efficiency rating of this mid-size TV is A+. The average 5 year running cost of the F40B3813 is £74 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 366 mid-size TVs that came out more than a year ago.

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when TCL-Digital released the F40B3813.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many televisions that have been around for around the same time as it. 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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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Noise Reduction
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Brightness
Display Resolution
Aspect Ratio
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
Display Diagonal (metric)
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Viewing Angle, Vertical
TV Tuner
Auto Channel Search
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner Type
Analog Signal Format System
Audio
Equalizer
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Audio Decoders
Audio Decoding Technologies
Music Power
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Digital Audio Coaxial Out
Common Interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
RF Ports Quantity
SCART Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Version
HDMI Ports Quantity
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
MHL Version
Networking
Ethernet LAN
Management Features
On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Number of OSD Languages
Performance
Teletext Function
Design
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interfaces
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Power Consumption (max)
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight
Package Weight
Weight With Stand
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Package Height
Package Width
Packaging Content
Desktop Stand
Handheld Remote Control

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £72.11
Electricity cost when on standby £1.70
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Total running cost over 5 years £73.81
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Energy Rating
0.37T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.37 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 10 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers f40b3813, elettronica f40b3813
Barcodes 05901292506988

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