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Sharp LC-20AD5

86

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Sharp LC-20AD5

Sharp LC-20AD5

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A classic and low cost 20" HD Ready TV, with very low running costs and very good features
20" HD Ready No No Aug 2013
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology 3D Release Date
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Sharp LC-20AD5 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Sharp LC-20AD5 number 560 across all TVs.
90
Reviews
1 Review
93
Value for Money
Excellent
86
Features
Fully-Featured
81
Running Costs
$110 Over 5 Years
86
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 86?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 80%.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better televisions are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
It has running costs of $110 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,388 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
This Sharp TV has some great features:
Has an auto volume leveler
Has a PC in (D-Sub) port
Brighter than average display brightness
Screen size 50 cm (20")
High-resolution 16:9 LCD panel (1,366 x 768)
Built-in DVB-T tuner
High panel contrast ratio of 1,200:1
High brightness of 450 cd/m2
HDMI input terminal
Clear voice automatically differentiates voices and music
Wall mountable (vesa standard)

Sharp LC-20AD5 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The average running cost of the LC-20AD5 is $110 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 4,388 TVs.

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Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of all televisions is 46", with the smallest being 13" and the largest being 110". The display diagonal of the LC-20AD5 of only 20" is very small compared to most other TVs. It is smaller than 98% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Only HD Ready

The highest resolution of the LC-20AD5 is HD Ready. That's 56% less resolution than a Full HD TV, which is the most common resolution and is in fact the worst resolution amongst all televisions.

Amongst comparable types of TV the best resolution is 8K.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

Like most other televisions, the LC-20AD5 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of televisions do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The LC-20AD5 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The LC-20AD5 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most other televisions. 61% of TVs support Wi-Fi.

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Does Not Have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The LC-20AD5 does not have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). 63% of televisions do have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Lower Than Average RMS Rated Power

TVs have RMS rated powers of between 2W and 200W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The LC-20AD5's RMS rated power of only 2W is very low compared to most other TVs. It is in the lowest 1% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of TVs is 150°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 180°. The LC-20AD5's horizontal viewing angle of only 176° is narrower than average when compared to most other televisions. It is in the narrowest 14% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The LC-20AD5 has an auto volume leveler. 84% of televisions do not have an auto volume leveler.

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Only 366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the LC-20AD5 is 366 x 768 pixels. That's 86% lower display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels TV, which is the most common resolution supported by televisions and is actually the worst supported resolution amongst all TVs. In addition, this television supports a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels and 1,366 pixels.

A 5120 x 2160 pixels resolution is the best supported resolution across comparable types of TV.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

Like most other TVs, the LC-20AD5 does not support internet TV. 59% of televisions do not support internet TV.

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Not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

Like most other TVs, the LC-20AD5 is not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. 61% of TVs are not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The LC-20AD5 does not have an ethernet port. 65% of televisions do have an ethernet port.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The LC-20AD5 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, unlike 71% of televisions which do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Brighter Than Average Display Brightness

The average display brightness of all TVs is 360 cd/m², with the dimmest being 50 cd/m² and the brightest being 4,000 cd/m². The LC-20AD5's display brightness of 450 cd/m² is in the brightest 21% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sharp lc20ad5ebk, lc-20ad5egy

Barcodes:

04974019561776, 04974019561844

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