The thicknesses of similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to the CLB55B1255 range from 33mm to 95mm, and the average thickness is 63mm. At only 50 millimeters, the Orion CLB55B1255 has a quite thin thickness compared to most of the other large TVs that came out around the same time as the CLB55B1255.
This television has an Analog & Digital tuner, which is the most commonly found tuner on TVs that are a similar age to it.
8 Reasons Against
Does Not Support Smart TV Features
The CLB55B1255 does not support smart TV features. Most of the other large TVs that have been on the market for more than a year do support smart TV features.
Does Not Have a WiFi Connection
The CLB55B1255 does not have a WiFi connection, unlike most of the other large TVs that came out around the same time as the CLB55B1255.
Not 3D Compatible
Most similar spec TVs that have been available for a comparable time to the CLB55B1255 are not 3D compatible. The CLB55B1255 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The CLB55B1255 does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other similar spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as the CLB55B1255 also do not have a built-in camera.
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Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The CLB55B1255 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for a comparable time to the CLB55B1255 also do not feature OLED technology.
Very Low RMS Rated Power
At only 12 Watts, the Orion CLB55B1255 has a fairly low RMS rated power compared to most of the other televisions that came out around the same time as the CLB55B1255. The average RMS rated power of large TVs that have been around for a similar time to the CLB55B1255 is 21W, and the RMS rated power range from 10W to 60W.
Quite High Annual Energy Consumption
The annual energy consumptions of large TVs that have been around for more than a year range from 62kWh to 230kWh. The CLB55B1255 has a quite high annual energy consumption (123 kilowatt hours) compared to most of the other similar spec TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the CLB55B1255.
The Orion CLB55B1255 is one of the heavier televisions of a comparable age and type to the CLB55B1255 (18 kilograms) amongst TVs of this age. The weights of large TVs that were launched around the same time as the CLB55B1255 range from 5.2kg to 36kg.
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Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when this television was released.
Full HD HD Type
The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs of a similar 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.
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.67 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 18 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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