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54

Overall Score

Toshiba 40L1533

A top-rated 40" Full HD TV with low running costs but not very good features
40" Full HD No No Mar 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

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Toshiba 40L1533 Review

82
108 Reviews
38
Missing Some Features
61
2 Years Old
78
£76 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
54
Average

Why Has it Scored 54?

It has not bad user reviews with an average user rating of 80%, based on 108 reviews. Samsung televisions also have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer televisions with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest televisions 2017.
This Toshiba TV has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of £76 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,025 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
Customers report it is fairly priced, design and superior picture quality. However they also report poor audio quality.
The 40L1533 is missing some features:
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology
Not 3D
Does not support Wi-Fi
5
Mediocre
23
Mediocre
18
Mediocre

Toshiba 40L1533 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

User Reviews Are Good

On average, 40L1533 owners rated this television 80%. 39 reviewers (77% of all reviewers) gave this television either 4 or 5 stars.

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Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

Thirteen people who purchased the Toshiba 40L1533 thought it was good value for money.

Users Report Poor Audio Quality

Seven owners mentioned in their reviews that it did not have good sound quality.

Customers Report Nice Design

Two customers mentioned in their reviews that it was well designed.

Users Report Great Image Quality

Five owners considered that the product had good picture quality.

Customers Report a Nice Stand

Two owners wrote in their reviews that the Toshiba 40L1533 had a good stand.

  • Just set it up yesterday, lovely picture quality, no assembly required besides fastening a few screws to secure the stand in place
  • Unable to set up using this cheap plastic stand so sending back
    IAN MANN (Amazon) - January 2016

Very Good Brand

We checked 1,616 expert and owner reviews (including 247 verified purchases) for Toshiba TVs and found that on average Toshiba has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 92% of those that bought a Toshiba television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Excellent Product Quality

Twelve customers wrote in their reviews that it was good quality.


Features

Only Full HD

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

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the 40L1533 of 40" is fairly average compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 27% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The 40L1533 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

The 40L1533 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that 74% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Quite Thin

Across all the TVs the thicknesses range from 1.7mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm. The Toshiba 40L1533's thickness of only 27mm is in the thinnest 3% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 40L1533 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike 59% of TVs which support Wi-Fi.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The Toshiba 40L1533 has a PC in (D-Sub) port. 74% of televisions do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The 40L1533 does not have an ethernet port, unlike most other TVs. 64% of TVs have an ethernet port.

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Supports 24p

The Toshiba 40L1533 supports 24p, which is unusual. 84% of TVs do not support 24p.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

Like most other TVs, the Toshiba 40L1533 does not support internet TV. 61% of TVs do not support internet TV.

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Has a Child Lock

The 40L1533 has a child lock. 90% of TVs do not have a child lock.

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Quite Slow High Frequency Rate

The slowest high frequency rate of TVs is 20Hz, the fastest is 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 260Hz. The high frequency rate of the Toshiba 40L1533 of only 50Hz is fairly slow compared to most other TVs. It is in the slowest 5% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This TV was released in March 2015.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

This Toshiba TV has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and the average running cost of the 40L1533 is £76 over 5 years based on satisfactory usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers toshiba 40l1533dg, toshiba 40l1533db, barbie 40l1533
Barcodes 05900496532984, 05900496533141

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Frequently Asked Questions About the Toshiba 40L1533

Better user reviews
60% faster response time
£16.63 cheaper to run
Vastly smaller display diagonal

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