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Toshiba 32BL502

Toshiba 32BL502

32" Edge-LED Flat 40mm Feb 2012
Display Diagonal LED Backlighting Type Screen Shape Depth Release Date
32 High Definition LED TV with slim, space-saving design, built-in Freeview digital TV and USB playback. - LED TV - slim Design, better colour- High Definition resolution- Built-in Freeview... More
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8 Reasons For

Low Running Costs

The 32BL502 has an average running cost of only £59 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which is in the cheapest 12% of all 670 TVs of a comparable age and type.

Good Brand

We calculated the average reviews for all Toshiba televisions and also specifically for Toshiba mid-size TVs and found that in both cases Toshiba had good reviews compared to other brands.

3D Comb Filter

This TV has a 3D comb filter, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to it.

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Fairly Bright Display Brightness

The display brightnesss of TVs of this age and spec range from 160 cd/m² to 1,500 cd/m². The Toshiba 32BL502 has one of the brighter display brightnesss (380 candellas per square meter) amongst mid-size TVs of this age.

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Supports Twelve Video Formats Supporteds

supports twelve video formats supporteds

The number of video formats supported by the Toshiba 32BL502 is more than most TVs of this age and type. This television supports an MKV video formats supported, which is the most commonly supported video formats supported supported by similar spec TVs that have been available for more than two years. The video formats supporteds "AVC", "AVI", "DAT", "H.264", "MP4", "MPEG1", "MPEG2", "MPEG4", "MPG", "VOB" and "XVID" are also supported by this Toshiba TV.

MP4 stands for Moving Pictures Expert Group 4.

AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave.

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Supports Five Audio Formats Supporteds

The number of audio formats supported by the 32BL502 is more than most televisions that have been around for a similar time to it. This television supports an MP3 audio formats supported, which is the most frequently supported audio formats supported supported by TVs of this age and spec. The audio formats supporteds "AAC", "HE-AAC", "LPCM" and "MP4" are also supported by this TV.

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Has One Smart Modes

The number of smart modes found on the 32BL502 is more than most comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for more than two years. The most frequently found smart modes is Game, but this smart modes is not found on this television. The smart modess Hotel are also found on this TV.

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Quite Thin

The thinnest depth of mid-size TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 32BL502 is 3.5mm and the thickest is 100mm. At only 40 millimeters, the 32BL502 has a quite thin depth compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 32BL502.

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11 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Wi-Fi

Like most of the other TVs of this type and age, the 32BL502 does not have a wi-Fi.

Alternative TVs which also have a wi-Fi that you might want to look at include the Panasonic TX-L32E30[plb_30112_price], or the LG 42LB670[plb_2232215_price].

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Does Not Support Smart TV

The 32BL502 does not support smart TV. Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to the 32BL502 also do not support smart TV.

We think you might also be interested in other TVs which also support smart TV including the LG 42LB670[plb_2232215_price].

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Not 3D

The 32BL502 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to the 32BL502 are also not 3D.

If you are looking for a television that is 3D then you might want to consider the 42LW579[pl_326450_price], or the 47LB670[pl_2232214_price] both from LG.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 32BL502, the Toshiba 32BL502 does not have a built-in camera.

We compared this TV to all the other TVs with a built-in camera and we think the UE46ES8000S[pl_1355897_price], the UN46ES8000[pl_1484430_price], or the UE40F7000[pl_1494094_price] all from Samsung which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Quite Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

Across all the similar spec TVs that have been on the market for more than two years the motion interpolation frequencys range from 50Hz to 1,800Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 260Hz. With a motion interpolation frequency of only 50 hertz, the Toshiba 32BL502 has one of the slowest motion interpolation frequencys amongst mid-size TVs of this age.

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Only Supports One Image Formats Supported

The number of image formats supported by the Toshiba 32BL502 is more than most TVs that have been around for more than two years. This Toshiba TV supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most frequently supported image formats supported supported by mid-size TVs that were launched around the same time as the 32BL502.

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Only Analog Tuner Type

This TV has an Analog & Digital tuner type, which is the most commonly found tuner type on mid-size TVs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other comparable spec televisions that were launched more than two years ago, the 32BL502 does not feature OLED technology.

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

The lowest RMS rated power of comparable spec TVs that were released around the same time as the 32BL502 is 4W and the highest is 80W. With an RMS rated power of only 12 Watts, the 32BL502 has one of the lower RMS rated powers amongst comparable spec TVs of this age.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The 32BL502 supports a maximum display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 49% less display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

This television's display resolution (1366 x 768 pixels) is in fact the worst supported display resolution across all comparable spec televisions that were launched more than two years ago.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is the best supported display resolution across similar types of television.

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Quite Slow Response Time

At 9 milliseconds, the 32BL502 has a quite slow response time compared to most of the other TVs that have been available for a comparable time to the 32BL502. The response times of TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 32BL502 range from 2ms to 20ms, and the average response time is 8.3ms.

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1 Other reason to consider the Toshiba 32BL502

Released Over Five Years Ago

This Toshiba TV has been on the market for over five years.

Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
3D
LED Backlighting Type
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Comb Filter
Noise Reduction
Motion Interpolation Technology
Response Time
Display Brightness
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Display Resolution
Supported Video Modes
Aspect Ratio
Display Diagonal (metric)
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Viewing Angle, Vertical
TV Tuner
Channels Quantity
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner Type
Analog Signal Format System
Smart TV
Smart TV
Internet TV
Audio
Audio System
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
SCART Ports Quantity
Composite Video in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
DVI Port
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Management Features
Sleep Timer
Smart Modes
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Hotel Mode
Performance
Video Formats Supported
Audio Formats Supported
Image Formats Supported
Teletext Function
Child Lock
Local Dimming
Teletext
Design
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
Wall Mountable
VESA Mounting Interfaces
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Power Consumption (max)
Input Voltage
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
Batteries Included
Handheld Remote Control
Manual

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £56.92
Electricity cost when on standby £1.70
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Total running cost over 5 years £58.62
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.29 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 8 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers toshiba 32bl502, toshiba 32bl502b, toshiba 32bl502bma, toshiba 32bl502bman, toshiba 32bl502bmanu, toshiba 32bl502bmanuf, toshiba 32bl502bmanufa, toshiba 32bl502bmanufac, toshiba 32bl502bmanufact, toshiba 32bl502bmanufactu, toshiba 32bl502bmanufactur, toshiba 32bl502bmanufacture, toshiba 32bl502bmanufacturer
Barcodes 05900496520882

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