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TCL F40B3803

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TCL F40B3803

40" Full HD Flat 90mm May 2016
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type Screen Shape Depth Release Date £88.30 Electricity cost over 5 years
Full HD
Does not support Wi-Fi
Does not support Smart TV

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Energy

OK Running Costs

This television is rated A+ for energy efficiency, and based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the F40B3803 will cost £89 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 137 latest medium display diagonal TVs.


Other

Released Twelve Months Ago

It was May 2016 when this television was released.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on televisions that are a comparable age to 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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Not 3D

Like most of the other similar spec televisions that came out around the same time as this TV, the F40B3803 is not 3D.

TVs which are 3D that might be worth looking at include the Samsung UE48H6800.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This television supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for a similar time to it.

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40 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 40 inch TV.

If you would prefer a larger display diagonal then you might want to consider the 43BDL4050 (£672.16) (42.5"), or the 43BDL4051T (£1,655.81) (42.5") both from Philips or the LG 43LW341H (£758.75) (43").

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Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The F40B3803 does not support Wi-Fi. Most of the other new similar spec TVs do support Wi-Fi.

We compared all the other TVs which also support Wi-Fi to this TV and we think the Samsung UE48H6800 which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The F40B3803 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other new medium display diagonal TVs.

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Smart TV

Does Not Support Smart TV

The F40B3803 does not support Smart TV. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out around the same time as this TV do support Smart TV.

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Certificates

Does Not Have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The F40B3803 does not have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a similar age to this television do have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The TCL F40B3803 has a common interface (CI) slot, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a comparable age to this television.

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Audio

Quite Low RMS Rated Power

The average RMS rated power of TVs that were released around the same time as this TV is 19W. At only 16 Watts, the F40B3803 has a fairly low RMS rated power compared to most of the other similar spec televisions that have been on the market for a comparable time to this TV.

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Weight & Dimensions

Fairly Thick

With a depth of 90 millimeters, the F40B3803 has a quite thick depth compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were released around the same time as this TV. The average depth of latest comparable spec TVs is 71mm, and the depths range from 34mm to 98mm.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers tcl f40s3803, tcl f40b3803
Barcodes 05901292505646, 05901292506452

TCL F40B3803 Review Sources

To prepare this TCL F40B3803 review we compared this TV to 4,717 other models. For each TV that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 1,041,409 product attributes, 85,840 TV reviews and 3,937,500 historical TV prices from 204 TV retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this TV compared to the other models as well as any areas where this TV is lacking.

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