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Sceptre X508BVFHD

79

Overall Score

Sceptre X508BVFHD

$340.00
$325.99 $14.00 cheaper than 22 days ago
Sceptre X508BV

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A top-value and fully featured 50" Full HD television, with low running costs
50" Full HD No No Jan 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology 3D Release Date
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Sceptre X508BV Review

Representing excellent value for money and with features, we have ranked the Sceptre X508BV number 19 in 50 inch TVs, number 223 in best selling TVs and number 228 across all TVs.
95
Value for Money
Excellent
80
Features
Fully-Featured
70
Running Costs
$150 Over 5 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 79?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest televisions 2018.
This TV has running costs of $150 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 18% of all 4,333 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
It has some great features:
Larger than average display diagonal
3D comb filter
Energy Star certified
Has a PC in (D-Sub) port

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from $340 to $325.99 in the last 22 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 53% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

How Big is the Sceptre X508BV?

The Sceptre X508BV is 1,168mm wide and 711.2mm tall. It weighs 19.3kg.

Sceptre X508BV front dimensions
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Sceptre X508BV In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Outstanding Value for Money

The product has mediocre features but at $325.99 it is cheaper than 75% of televisions.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The X508BV has an average 5 year running cost of $150 based on typical energy prices, which is in the most expensive 18% of all 4,333 televisions.

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Features

Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

TVs have display diagonals of between 13" and 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The display diagonal of the Sceptre X508BV of 50" is larger than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 35% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on televisions. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The Sceptre X508BV does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other televisions, the Sceptre X508BV is not 3D. 75% of TVs are not 3D.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Sceptre X508BV does not support Wi-Fi, unlike 61% of televisions which support Wi-Fi.

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3D Comb Filter

This television has a 3D comb filter, which is typical of many TVs.

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Energy Star Certified

The Sceptre X508BV is Energy Star certified, unlike 83% of TVs which are not Energy Star certified.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The Sceptre X508BV has a PC in (D-Sub) port. 70% of televisions do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Very Slow High Frequency Rate

The Sceptre X508BV's high frequency rate of only 60Hz is slower than 85% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. Televisions have high frequency rates of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 260Hz.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

TVs have response times of between 0.1ms and 50ms, and the average response time is 6.9ms. The response time of the Sceptre X508BV of 8ms is in the slowest 22% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Parental Controls

The Sceptre X508BV supports parental controls. 87% of TVs do not support parental controls.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The Sceptre X508BV does not have an ethernet port, unlike most other TVs. 65% of TVs have an ethernet port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sceptre x508bvfhd

Barcodes:

00792343250500, 00792343250807

Sceptre X508BVFHD

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