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Toshiba 42L7453

42" Full HD 1600:1 Mar 2014
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D Contrast Ratio (typical) Release Date £91.11 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are average
Reasonably priced
Good stand

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Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

This television received a score of 70% from expert review site Trusted Reviews.

Good Brand

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


Price

Reasonably Priced

One Toshiba 42L7453 owner considered that this TV was good value for money. Trusted Reviews said “Good price”.


Features

Good Stand

One customer who bought this TV considered that it had a good stand.

Good Technical Features

One person thought it had good features. Two years ago Trustedreviews.com scored it 70 out of 100 and said “There are some interesting stand out features on the 42L7453DB – most notably its MediaGuide Replay system, low gaming lag” in their review of this TV.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

One Toshiba 42L7453 reviewer reckoned that this TV was a squeeze to fit in. Expert review site Trustedreviews.com mentioned “Such ‘premium' HD TVs are finding themselves increasingly squeezed as the prices of 4K/UHD TVs plummet.”.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs of a similar type and age 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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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 televisions of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The 42L7453 has a 2D-3D converter. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also have a 2D-3D converter.

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Poor 3D Picture Quality

One person who purchased it considered that it did not have a good 3D picture quality. Two years ago Trusted Reviews said “Crosstalk and motion issues with 3D”.

Quite Slow High Frequency Rate

Across all the medium display diagonal TVs that came out more than two years ago the high frequency rates range from 50Hz to 1,600Hz. When compared to other similar spec televisions that were released more than two years ago, the high frequency rate of the 42L7453 of only 50 hertz is one of the slowest.

Other 50Hz refresh rate TVs currently available that you might want to consider include the UE40EH5000 (£249.00), or the UE46EH5000W both from Samsung or the Toshiba 47L6453 which has better reviews.

If this television high frequency rate is too slow for you then you might also want to look at the 48PFK4100 (60Hz and higher rated), the 50PFH4009 (£455.39) (60Hz and higher rated), or the 40PFT4100 (60Hz and higher rated) all from Philips.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The Toshiba 42L7453 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out around the same time as this television also support Wi-Fi.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available including because of it's better review score, the LG 42LW579, the Samsung UE40H6240, or the Sony KDL-50W705.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The 42L7453 has an ethernet port. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a similar age to this TV also have an ethernet port.

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Performance

Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The 42L7453 has an ambient light sensor. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV also have an ambient light sensor.

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Supports 24p Support

The Toshiba 42L7453 supports 24p support. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for more than two years also support 24p support.

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Has a Game Mode

The 42L7453 has a game mode, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Certificates

Has a RoHS Compliance

The 42L7453 has a roHS compliance, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were released around the same time as this television.

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Packaging Content

Features 3D Glasses Included

The 42L7453 features 3D glasses included, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to this TV.

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Smart TV

Has an Internet TV Function

The 42L7453 has an internet TV function. Most of the other similar spec televisions that have been on the market for a comparable time to this television also have an internet TV function.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The Toshiba 42L7453 supports smart TV features, as do most of the other televisions of a comparable age and spec to this TV.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Common Interface (CI)

The 42L7453 has a common interface (CI), as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a similar age to this television.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub)

The Toshiba 42L7453 has a PC in (D-Sub), unlike most of the other TVs that have been available for around the same time as this television which do not have a PC in (D-Sub).

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Toshiba 42L7453 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other TVs that were launched around the same time as this television.

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Audio

Fairly High RMS Rated Power

The lowest RMS rated power of medium display diagonal TVs that came out more than two years ago is 4W and the highest is 80W. The 42L7453 has one of the higher RMS rated powers (30 Watts) amongst comparable spec televisions of this age.

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Energy

Running Costs Are Average

This TV has an efficiency rating of A+, and the 42L7453 has an average running cost of £92 over 5 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 616 TVs that have been around for more than two years.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this medium display diagonal television was released.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers toshiba 42l7453db, 42l7453dg
Barcodes 05054484656715, 05900496530560, 05900496530607

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