Toshiba 50L2556
Toshiba 50L2556
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Toshiba 50L2556

A very economical to run 50" Full HD television, but with inferior features
50" Full HD No 1200:1 Mar 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D Contrast Ratio (typical) Release Date

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Toshiba 50L2556 Review

With low running costs but at over 2 years old, we have ranked the Toshiba 50L2556 number 509 in 50 inch TVs.
Missing Some Features
2 Years Old
£71 Over 5 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 45?

Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
This TV has an efficiency rating of A++, and its running costs of £71 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,025 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It is missing some features:
Only Full HD
Not 3D
Does not support Wi-Fi
Quite low RMS rated power

Toshiba 50L2556 In-Depth Analysis


Toshiba Has Very Good TV Reviews

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


Only Full HD

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

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the 50L2556 of 50" is relatively typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 66% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the Toshiba 50L2556 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are not 3D.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Toshiba 50L2556 does not support Wi-Fi. 59% of televisions do support Wi-Fi.

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

The lowest RMS rated power of TVs is 2W, the highest is 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The RMS rated power of the 50L2556 of only 14W is quite low compared to most other televisions. It is in the lowest 21% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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RoHS Compliant

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

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Quite Slow Response Time

The 50L2556's response time of 9.5ms is quite slow compared to most other TVs. It is in the slowest 10% of all televisions when sorted by this feature. TVs have response times of between 0.002ms and 180ms, and the average response time is 7.4ms.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The 50L2556 does not support internet TV, although it is worth noting that 61% of TVs also do not support internet TV.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The 50L2556 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, unlike 74% of TVs which do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The 50L2556 does not have an ethernet port, unlike most other TVs. 64% of TVs have an ethernet port.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

This TV was released in March 2015.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The efficiency rating of this TV is A++, and based on alright energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the 50L2556 is £71, which is typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers refurbished 50l2556db, toshiba 50l2556db
Barcodes 05900496532939

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