Three VIZIO E601I owners who reviewed it reckoned that it was thin. Expert review site Soundandvision.com mentioned three years ago “This basically means it has a slim bezel and an under-2-inch depth” in their review of this TV. Two years ago Examiner.com said in their VIZIO E601I review “The bezel is rather thin, in fact at just three-quarters of an inch thick, the”.
Two customers wrote in their reviews that the VIZIO E601I was wifi compatible.
Good Picture Quality
One customer who bought the product thought it had good picture quality. One VIZIO E601I reviewer who bought it wrote that it had good colour saturation. Examiner.com mentioned in their review of the VIZIO E601I “Colors run slightly cool”.
Acceptable Noise Level
One VIZIO E601I reviewer who bought the product mentioned that it was quiet. Expert review site Hometheaterreview.com wrote “Just because "better" may be out there doesn't mean our current standard HD is ready to go quietly into that” in their review.
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Good Product Quality
One person who reviewed it considered that it was good quality.
Good Technical Features
One VIZIO E601I reviewer considered that the product had good features. Expert review site Pcmag.com said “Vizio's E-series of LED HDTVs offer large screens with built-in Wi-Fi, plenty of online features”.
Good High Def TV
One person who reviewed this TV mentioned that it was good at displaying high definition TV.
Supports Smart TV Features
Like most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to the E601I, the VIZIO E601I supports smart TV features.
Has a WiFi Connection
Like most of the other large TVs that have been available for a similar time to the E601I, the VIZIO E601I has a WiFi connection.
Average reviews across all VIZIO TVs are good, however average reviews across just VIZIO's large TVs are unexceptional.
Four HDMI Ports
The VIZIO E601I is a four HDMI port television.
802.11n WiFi Standard
This television supports an 802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many TVs of a comparable age and spec to it.
1080p Video Mode
This television supports a 1080p video mode, which is the most frequently supported video mode on comparable spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as it.
Quite Fast Response Time
The fastest response time of large TVs that have been around for around the same time as the E601I is 0.1ms, the slowest is 16ms, and the average response time is 6.3ms. The VIZIO E601I has a fairly fast response time (only 4 milliseconds) compared to most of the other TVs of a similar age and spec to the E601I.
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Bad Environmental Credentials
One VIZIO E601I reviewer who bought it wrote that it was not good in terms of power usage. Examiner.com wrote in their VIZIO E601I review two years ago “Not that energy efficient for an LED HDTV” .
Not 3D Compatible
The VIZIO E601I is not 3D compatible, unlike most of the other televisions of this age and type.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Like most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to the E601I, the VIZIO E601I does not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The VIZIO E601I does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other televisions of a comparable type and age to the E601I also do not feature OLED technology.
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Very Low RMS Rated Power
The VIZIO E601I has a fairly low RMS rated power (only 10 Watts) compared to most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been around for a similar time to the E601I. The average RMS rated power of televisions of this type and age is 21W.
The lightest large TV that has been around for around the same time as the E601I is 2.3kg heavy and the heaviest is 63kg. The VIZIO E601I is fairly heavy (24.7 kilograms) compared to most of the other large TVs that are a similar age to the E601I.
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Full HD HD Type
The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs that are a comparable 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.
Released Over Three Years Ago
It was over three years ago when this television was released.
Average Refresh Rate
With a refresh rate of 120 hertz, the VIZIO E601I has a relatively typical refresh rate compared to most of the other large TVs that have been available for more than two years.
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The VIZIO E601I has a relatively average thickness (49.276 millimeters) compared to most of the other televisions that came out around the same time as the E601I.
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
1920 x 1080
Screen Format Adjustment
Horizontal Viewing Angle
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Vertical Viewing Angle
Smart TV Features
RMS Rated Power
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
Common Interface Connection
Ethernet LAN Port
Composite Video in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
PC in Port
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Direct Connection
Optical Disc Drive
Integrated Card Reader
VESA Mounting Interface
400 x 400
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
ATSC Spec A/65, EIA/CEA-766-A, California Energy Commission Auto Shut Down
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Inexpensive for its size
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Its picture boasts highly accurate color and very good bright-room performance
Not that energy efficient for an LED HDTV
Modest black levels
Colors run slightly cool
The 1i- 3's picture can't match the black-level performance of some competing LED TVs, and suffers from some uniformity issues
Its Smart TV interface design seems a bit dated and cumbersome
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