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Sharp is one of the superior TV manufacturers according to average expert and user reviews, and Sharp also has good ratings for its ultra large TVs.
Like most of the other ultra large TVs that came out around the same time as the LC-70SQ15, the LC-70SQ15 is 3D compatible.
Has a WiFi Connection
The LC-70SQ15 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other televisions that have been available for more than two years also have a WiFi connection.
Like most of the other televisions that have been available for more than two years, the LC-70SQ15 is Smart TV.
Fairly Fast Refresh Rate
At 240 hertz, the LC-70SQ15 has a fairly fast refresh rate compared to most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to the LC-70SQ15. Across all the comparable spec televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as the LC-70SQ15 the refresh rates range from 100Hz to 400Hz.
Two Composite Video in Ports
Most of the other ultra large TVs that have been around for more than two years only have one composite video in port, however the LC-70SQ15 has two composite video in ports.
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The average weight of TVs of this spec and age is 49kg. With a weight of only 35 kilograms, the LC-70SQ15 is fairly light compared to most of the other ultra large TVs that were released more than two years ago.
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Poor Expert Reviews
This TV received an expert rating of 60% from parentesis.com. The television expert review sites aren't convinced by this television.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Like most of the other TVs of this age and type, the Sharp LC-70SQ15 does not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Most TVs of this type and age do not feature OLED technology. The LC-70SQ15 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.
Only Supports Three TV Bands
The number of TV bands supported by the LC-70SQ15 is more than most TVs of this type and age. This TV supports an UHF TV band, which is the most commonly supported TV band supported by comparable spec TVs that have been available for a similar time to the LC-70SQ15. The TV bands "CATV" and "VHF" are also supported by this Sharp TV.
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Only Two USB 2.0 Ports
The Sharp LC-70SQ15 is a two USB 2.0 port television. Most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to the LC-70SQ15 have between one and two USB 2.0 ports.
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Full HD HD Type
The display resolution of the this television is Full HD, which is typical of many televisions of this age and spec. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Released Over Two Years Ago
It was over two years ago when Sharp released the LC-70SQ15.
With a thickness of 83.3 millimeters, the LC-70SQ15 has a fairly typical thickness compared to most of the other TVs of this type and age.
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 47 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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