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Toshiba 40L2556

Toshiba 40L2556

40" Edge-LED 1200:1 Mar 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type LED Backlighting Type Contrast Ratio (typical) Release Date
Focus on every high-quality detail of your music, videos and photos with this slim, affordable Full HD TV. The Toshiba L2 series is the ideal setting for all your entertainment - whether you want... More
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5 Reasons For

Toshiba TVs Have Good Reviews

Mid-size TVs built by Toshiba have good reviews on average. We also checked the reviews for all TVs (not just mid-size TVs) and found that Toshiba also has good reviews across its entire range.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many TVs of this age and type.

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2160p Supported Video Modes

The 40L2556 supports a 2160p supported video modes which is better than most mid-size TVs that have been around for around the same time as it. Most mid-size TVs that have been around for a comparable time to it support a 1080p supported video modes. In addition, this Toshiba television support 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720i and 720p and 1080i supported video modess.

A 2160p supported video modes is actually the best supported video mode amongst all mid-size TVs that were launched around the same time as the 40L2556.

The worst supported video mode across similar types of television is 480p.

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Supports Eleven Video Formats Supporteds

supports eleven video formats supporteds

The 40L2556 has a greater number of video formats than most similar spec TVs that came out around the same time as it. This TV supports an AVI video formats supported, which is the most frequently supported video formats supported supported by televisions of a similar spec and age to the 40L2556. The video formats supporteds "3GP", "FLV", "M2TS", "M4V", "MKV", "MP4", "MPEG", "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 40L2556 is more than most comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This TV supports an MP3 audio formats supported, which is the most commonly supported audio formats supported supported by mid-size TVs that came out more than a year ago. The audio formats supporteds "AAC", "ADPCM", "LPCM" and "WAV" are also supported by this television.

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7 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Smart TV

The 40L2556 does not support smart TV, unlike most of the other televisions of this age and spec which support smart TV.

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Does Not Have a Wi-Fi

The Toshiba 40L2556 does not have a wi-Fi. Most of the other televisions of this spec and age also do not have a wi-Fi.

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Not 3D

Like most of the other mid-size TVs that have been around for a comparable time to the 40L2556, the 40L2556 is not 3D.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most comparable spec televisions that were released more than a year ago do not have a built-in camera. The 40L2556 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

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Only Supports Four Analog Signal Format Systems

The Toshiba 40L2556 has a greater number of analog signal format systems than most mid-size TVs that have been around for around the same time as it. The most frequently supported analog signal format system is PAL, but this analog signal format system is not supported by this TV. The analog signal format systems PAL BG, PAL I, SECAM D/K and SECAM L are also supported by this Toshiba television.

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Only Supports Two Image Formats Supporteds

The 40L2556 has a greater number of image formats than most similar spec TVs that have been available for more than a year. This TV supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most commonly supported image formats supported supported by comparable spec TVs that have been around for more than a year. The image formats supported "BMP" is also supported by this Toshiba television.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The 40L2556 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other televisions of a comparable age and type to the 40L2556 also do not feature OLED technology.

We think you might also be interested in other televisions which also feature OLED technology including the UN50J6200, or the UE32J4500 (£199.99) both from Samsung which is also higher rated.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Toshiba 40L2556

OK Running Costs

This Toshiba television has an energy efficiency rating of A+. The 40L2556 has an average 5 year running cost of £63 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 366 TVs that have been around for more than a year.

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this TV was released.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs of a comparable age and spec 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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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
LED Backlighting Type
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Noise Reduction
Motion Interpolation Technology
Response Time
Display Brightness
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Display Resolution
Supported Video Modes
Aspect Ratio
Display Viewable Area (HxV)
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
Display Diagonal (metric)
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Viewing Angle, Vertical
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner Type
Analog Signal Format System
Channels Quantity (DVB-C)
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Audio Decoding Technologies
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
SCART Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Management Features
On/Off Timer
Smart Modes
On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Panel Lock
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
Programming Period
Performance
Video Formats Supported
Audio Formats Supported
Image Formats Supported
Teletext Function
Teletext
Design
Colour of Product
Mercury Content
Peak Luminance Ratio
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
Power Consumption (max)
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
Packaging Content
Desktop Stand
Batteries Included
Handheld Remote Control
Remote Control Type
Manual
Warranty Card

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £60.89
Electricity cost when on standby £1.77
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Annual electricity price inflation %
Water cost when switched on
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Total running cost over 5 years £62.66
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Energy Rating
0.31T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.31 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 40l2556, toshiba 40l2556d, toshiba 40l2556db
Barcodes 00013088325385

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