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Toshiba 40D3553

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Toshiba 40D3553

40" Full HD 4000:1 50Hz Jan 2015
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type Contrast Ratio (typical) High Frequency Rate Release Date £74.24 Electricity cost over 5 years
Low running costs
Full HD
Good brand

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Energy

Low Running Costs

This medium display diagonal television has an efficiency rating of A+, and the 40D3553 is in the cheapest 15% of all 616 TVs of a similar spec and age that we have assessed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 40D3553 will cost only £75 over 5 years to run.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many comparable spec TVs 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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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly supported display resolution on TVs of this spec and age.

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Not 3D

The 40D3553 is not 3D, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other TVs of this type and age are also not 3D.

If you would prefer a television that is 3D then you might want to consider the LG 42LW579 which also has a higher rating.

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Very Slow High Frequency Rate

The 40D3553 has a quite slow high frequency rate (only 50 hertz) compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for more than two years. The high frequency rates of medium display diagonal TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV range from 50Hz to 1,600Hz.

TVs with a faster high frequency rate that might also be worth considering include the Hisense LTDN40D36 (£249.00) (100Hz) which also has a higher rating.

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Reviews

Good Brand

Based on 1,384 user and expert reviews (including 166 verified purchases), Toshiba has good reviews for its TVs. Toshiba also has good reviews specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs compared to other manufacturers. 92% of those that bought a Toshiba television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The 40D3553 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to this TV also support Wi-Fi.

We compared all the other TVs which support Wi-Fi to this television and we think the 42LW579, and the 40LF630 both from LG which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The 40D3553 has an ethernet port. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for more than two years also have an ethernet port.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a DVI Port

The 40D3553 has a DVI port. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV do not have a DVI port.

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Has a Common Interface (CI)

The 40D3553 has a common interface (CI). Most of the other TVs of this type and age also have a common interface (CI).

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Has a PC in (D-Sub)

The 40D3553 has a PC in (D-Sub), which is unusual. Most of the other televisions of this type and age do not have a PC in (D-Sub).

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Performance

Features Local Dimming

The Toshiba 40D3553 features local dimming, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this television which do not feature local dimming.

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Has an Extended PVR

The 40D3553 has an extended PVR, as do most of the other televisions of this spec and age.

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Supports 24p Support

The 40D3553 supports 24p support. Most of the other TVs of this age and type also support 24p support.

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Has a Game Mode

The Toshiba 40D3553 has a game mode. Most of the other televisions of a comparable age and spec to this TV also have a game mode.

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Certificates

Has a RoHS Compliance

The 40D3553 has a roHS compliance. Most of the other TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV also have a roHS compliance.

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Smart TV

Has an Internet TV Function

The 40D3553 has an internet TV function, as do most of the other TVs of this age and type.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The Toshiba 40D3553 supports smart TV features. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were released more than two years ago also support smart TV features.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Toshiba 40D3553 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched more than two years ago also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Audio

Quite Low RMS Rated Power

Across all the TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV the RMS rated powers range from 4W to 80W. With an RMS rated power of only 16 Watts, the Toshiba 40D3553 has one of the lower RMS rated powers amongst medium display diagonal TVs of this age.

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was April 2017 when Toshiba released the 40D3553.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers quick 40d3553, 40d3553db
Barcodes 05900496532809

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