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Toshiba 40L1533

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Toshiba 40L1533

Toshiba 40L1533
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A sensationally thin thickness and classic 40" Full HD television, with good features and very low running costs
40" Full HD No 27mm Jan 2015 A+
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Toshiba 40L1533 Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have scored the Toshiba 40L1533 as follows:
90
Reviews
108 Reviews
73
Features
Good Features
74
Age
3 Years Old
89
Running Costs
£61 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 80%, based on 108 reviews. Hisense televisions also have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer TVs with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest TVs 2018.
This Toshiba TV has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of £61 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,318 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
Customers report it is reasonably priced, excellent design and good image quality. However they also report poor sound quality.
The 40L1533 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Thinner than average
Has a PC in (D-Sub) port
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With the stylish toshiba l1 TV series, you can add more full HD quality to your life. the perfect fit as a first or second full HD TV in your home, it brings crisp detail to all your entertainment.- 102 cm (40") LED TV
Full HD 1080p resolution
AMR+ 200 smooth picture processing
Digital tuner
Connections: 2x HDMI, 1x USB
Colour: matt black bezel with black frame stand
Only Full HD
Smaller than average display diagonal

What is This TV Best Used For?

13
Watching Films
Mediocre
29
Watching Sport
Mediocre
18
Playing Games
Mediocre

How Big is the Toshiba 40L1533?

The Toshiba 40L1533 is 925mm wide and 558mm tall. It is 27mm thick and weighs 9.5kg.

Toshiba 40L1533 front dimensions
Toshiba 40L1533 size in context

Toshiba 40L1533 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Owner Reviews

Based on 108 owner reviews this television has an average owner rating of 80%. Over 77% of reviewers gave this TV either 4 or 5 stars.

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Customers Report That it is Reasonably Priced

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

Users Report Inferior 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 Superior Picture 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

Toshiba Has Very Good Television Reviews

Based on 1,721 expert and owner reviews (including 408 verified purchases), Toshiba has very good ratings for its TVs. 91% of those that bought a Toshiba TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Excellent Product Quality

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

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

This television has an energy efficiency classification of A+. The average 5 year running cost of the 40L1533 is £61 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 4,318 TVs.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This Toshiba TV was released in January 2015.

Features

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many televisions. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of TVs is 13", the largest is 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The display diagonal of the 40L1533 of only 40" is in the smallest 30% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

Like most other TVs, the Toshiba 40L1533 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The 40L1533 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that 75% of televisions are also not 3D.

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Thinner Than Average

The thickness of the 40L1533 of only 27mm is very thin compared to most other televisions. It is in the thinnest 3% of all televisions when ranked by this feature. The thinnest thickness of televisions is 1.7mm, the thickest is 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 40L1533 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most other televisions. 61% of TVs support Wi-Fi.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The 40L1533 has a PC in (D-Sub) port. 70% of televisions do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Slower Than Average High Frequency Rate

The 40L1533's high frequency rate of only 50Hz is in the slowest 1% of all televisions when sorted by this feature. Televisions have high frequency rates of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 260Hz.

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Lower Than Average RMS Rated Power

Televisions have RMS rated powers of between 2W and 200W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The RMS rated power of the 40L1533 of only 16W is lower than average when compared to most other televisions. It is in the lowest 25% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Child Lock

The Toshiba 40L1533 has a child lock. 88% of televisions do not have a child lock.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The 40L1533 does not have an ethernet port, unlike 65% of televisions which have an ethernet port.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the 40L1533 of 4,000 is in the highest 23% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of TVs is 300, the highest is 5,000,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 38,000.

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Supports 24p

The 40L1533 supports 24p. 85% of TVs do not support 24p.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The 40L1533's response time of 8ms is slower than average when compared to most other televisions. It is in the slowest 21% of all televisions when sorted by this feature. The fastest response time of televisions is 0.1ms, the slowest is 50ms, and the average response time is 6.9ms.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

Like most other televisions, the 40L1533 does not support internet TV. 59% of TVs do not support internet TV.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

toshiba 40l1533dg, barbie 40l1533

Barcodes:

05900496532984, 05900496533141

Frequently Asked Questions About the Toshiba 40L1533

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