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Toshiba 50L2556

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Toshiba 50L2556

Toshiba 50L2556

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A very economical to run but 3 year old 50" Full HD television, with good features
50" Full HD No 1200:1 Mar 2015 A++
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D Typical Contrast Ratio Release Date Energy Efficiency
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Toshiba 50L2556 Review

With very low running costs but at over 2 years old, we have ranked the Toshiba 50L2556 number 537 in 50 inch TVs.
69
Features
Good Features
76
Age
2 Years Old
91
Running Costs
£56 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

Hisense TVs have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest televisions 2018.
This TV has an energy efficiency classification of A++, and its running costs of only £56 over 5 years are in the cheapest 19% of all 4,306 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Larger than average display diagonal
Has a PC in (D-Sub) port
L2 SERIES
Every detail in sharp focus
Your content, in a new light
Connect in multiple ways
Distinctive design for your home
Only Full HD
Not 3D

Toshiba 50L2556 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Toshiba TVs Have Very Good Reviews

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

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

This television is rated A++ for energy efficiency, and the average 5 year running cost of the 50L2556 is only £56 based on average energy prices, which is in the cheapest 19% of all 4,306 TVs.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This television was released in March 2015.

Features

Only Full HD

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

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

TVs have display diagonals of between 13" and 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The Toshiba 50L2556's display diagonal of 50" is larger than average when compared to most other televisions. It is larger than 67% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Not 3D

The Toshiba 50L2556 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that 75% of televisions are also not 3D.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Toshiba 50L2556 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 50L2556 has a PC in (D-Sub) port. 70% of televisions do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The average contrast ratio (typical) of all TVs is 38,000, with the lowest being 300 and the highest being 5,000,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the Toshiba 50L2556 of only 1,200 is lower than 68% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Display Brightness

The 50L2556's display brightness of only 300 cd/m² is dimmer than average when compared to most other TVs. It is dimmer than 66% of all televisions when sorted by this feature. TVs have display brightnesses of between 50 cd/m² and 4,000 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 360 cd/m².

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Lower Than Average RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated power of the 50L2556 of only 14W is lower than average when compared to most other televisions. It is lower than 78% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The average RMS rated power of all TVs is 21W, with the lowest being 2W and the highest being 200W.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

Across all the TVs the response times range from 0.1ms to 50ms, and the average response time is 6.9ms. The response time of the Toshiba 50L2556 of 9.5ms is slower than 90% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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RoHS Compliant

The 50L2556 is RoHS compliant, which is unusual. 96% of TVs are not RoHS compliant.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The Toshiba 50L2556 does not have an ethernet port, unlike 65% of TVs which have an ethernet port.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

Like most other TVs, the 50L2556 does not support internet TV. 59% of TVs do not support internet TV.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

toshiba 50l2556db

Barcodes:

05900496532939

Frequently Asked Questions About the Toshiba 50L2556

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