Based on 392 expert and user reviews, Sharp has good reviews for its TVs. Sharp also has good reviews specifically within its mid-size TVs range compared to other manufacturers.
The LC-43LB371 is 3D compatible, which is unusual. Most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to the LC-43LB371 are not 3D compatible.
Has a WiFi Connection
The LC-43LB371 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other TVs of a similar age and spec to the LC-43LB371 do not have a WiFi connection.
Supports Smart TV Features
Like most of the other similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to the LC-43LB371, the LC-43LB371 supports smart TV features.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently supported display resolution on TVs of a similar age and type to it.
802.11n WiFi Standard
This television supports an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many comparable spec TVs that have been around for a similar time to it.
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3D Comb Filter
This television has a 3D comb filter, which is the most frequently found comb filter on mid-size TVs that were launched more than a year ago.
1080p Video Mode
This TV supports a 1080p video mode, which is the most frequently supported video mode on mid-size TVs that have been available for a comparable time to it.
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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Like most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to the LC-43LB371, the Sharp LC-43LB371 does not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The LC-43LB371 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for a similar time to the LC-43LB371 also do not feature OLED technology.
Very High Annual Energy Consumption
The lowest annual energy consumption of mid-size TVs that have been around for around the same time as the LC-43LB371 is 26kWh and the highest is 160kWh. When compared to other mid-size TVs that were released one year ago that we have checked, the LC-43LB371's annual energy consumption of 154 kilowatt hours is one of the highest.
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Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when Sharp released the LC-43LB371.
Full HD HD Type
The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on televisions of this type and age. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
The LC-43LB371 has a relatively average thickness (64 millimeters) compared to most of the other televisions that have been around for a comparable time to the LC-43LB371.
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Typical Contrast Ratio
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1920 x 1080
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1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
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Digital Signal Format System
Analog, Analog & Digital, Digital
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RMS Rated Power
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Composite Video in Port
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
On Screen Display Language
VESA Mounting Interface
200 x 200
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Total running cost over 5 years
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.75 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 20 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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