Some VIZIO M470SL owners considered that it had good picture quality.
Good Product Quality
Two customers wrote in their reviews that the VIZIO M470SL was good quality. Expert review site Goodhousekeeping.com wrote “It's certainly one of the best value 47-inch TVs on the market, with good picture quality” in their VIZIO M470SL review and scored it 4 stars. Goodhousekeeping.com also wrote “Great picture quality overall”.
Supports Smart TV Features
The VIZIO M470SL supports smart TV features, unlike most of the other TVs of this spec and age which do not support smart TV features.
Has a WiFi Connection
The VIZIO M470SL has a WiFi connection, unlike most of the other TVs that have been around for around the same time as the M470SL which do not have a WiFi connection.
VIZIO Has Good Reviews for Its Televisions
On average VIZIO mid-size TVs have good reviews compared to other manufacturers as do all televisions manufactured by VIZIO.
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Four HDMI Ports
The VIZIO M470SL is a four HDMI port TV. Most of the other mid-size TVs that are a similar age to the M470SL have between one and four HDMI ports.
802.11n WiFi Standard
This television supports an 802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most commonly supported WiFi standard on comparable spec televisions that have been around for around the same time as it.
Fairly High RMS Rated Power
Across all the TVs of a comparable age and type to the M470SL the RMS rated power range from 2W to 80W. The VIZIO M470SL has a fairly high RMS rated power (20 Watts) compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for a comparable time to the M470SL.
Supports One Audio Format
The VIZIO M470SL has a greater number of audio formats than most TVs that are a similar age to it. This TV supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most frequently supported audio format supported by TVs of a similar age and type to the M470SL.
Not Included Optical Disc Drive
This TV has a Not included optical disc drive, which is typical of many televisions of a comparable age and spec to it.
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Not 3D Compatible
The VIZIO M470SL is not 3D compatible. Most of the other TVs of this age and spec are also not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Like most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to the M470SL, the VIZIO M470SL does not have a built-in camera.
Only Supports One Image Format
The VIZIO M470SL has a greater number of image formats than most TVs of a similar type and age to it. This TV supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by mid-size TVs that are a similar age to the M470SL.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The VIZIO M470SL does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other mid-size TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the M470SL also do not feature OLED technology.
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The weights of televisions of this age and spec range from 3.7kg to 36kg. The VIZIO M470SL is one of the heavier televisions of a comparable type and age to the M470SL (16 kilograms) amongst mid-size TVs of this age.
Fairly Slow Response Time
Across all the TVs of this age and spec the response times range from 2ms to 400ms. The VIZIO M470SL has a quite slow response time (9 milliseconds) compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that were released more than two years ago.
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Full HD HD Type
The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs of a comparable spec and 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 Four Years Ago
It was over four years ago when this TV was released.
Average Refresh Rate
At 120 hertz, the VIZIO M470SL has a pretty typical refresh rate compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that have been around for a comparable time to the M470SL.
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At 51 millimeters, the VIZIO M470SL has a relatively average thickness compared to most of the other televisions of this age and spec.
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