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Sharp LC-48LE551

Sharp LC-48LE551

48" 60Hz Direct-LED Jan 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type High Frequency Rate LED Backlighting Type Release Date
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9 Reasons For

Good Expert Reviews

TV expert review website goodhousekeeping.com scored this television 80 out of 100.

Robust

A few customers concluded that it was well made. Goodhousekeeping.com wrote “Solid shadow and highlight detail” in their review.

Good Picture Quality

One person said in their reviews that this TV had good colour saturation. Goodhousekeeping.com gave it a rating of 4 stars and said “Colors run slightly cool and aren't particularly vivid out of the box” in their Sharp LC-48LE551 review.

One person who bought this TV considered that it had good picture quality.

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Good Sound Quality

One person mentioned in their reviews that the Sharp LC-48LE551 had good sound quality. In October last year Goodhousekeeping.com wrote “Good builtin speakers” in their review of this TV.

Smart TV Features Are Good

One customer who bought this TV wrote that it had good apps.

Good Product Quality

One Sharp LC-48LE551 owner said in their reviews that this TV was good quality. Expert website Goodhousekeeping.com wrote “Apps, its affordable price tag and solid picture quality make it a great buy for someone looking for a 32" to 48" set”.

Sharp Has Good Reviews for Its TVs

Mid-size TVs manufactured by Sharp have good reviews on average compared to other manufacturers. We also checked the reviews for all TVs (not just mid-size TVs) and found that Sharp also has good reviews across its entire range.

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1080p Video Mode

This TV supports a 1080p video mode, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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Supports One Analog Signal Format System

The number of analog signal format systems supported by the LC-48LE551 is more than most TVs that have been on the market for more than two years. This TV supports an NTSC analog signal format system, which is the most frequently supported analog signal format system supported by TVs of this type and age.

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6 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a WiFi Connection

Like most of the other televisions of this spec and age, the LC-48LE551 does not have a WiFi connection.

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Does Not Support Smart TV Features

Most TVs of a comparable age and spec to the LC-48LE551 do not support smart TV features. The LC-48LE551 is no exception to this as it too does not support smart TV features.

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Not 3D Compatible

The LC-48LE551 is not 3D compatible, although it is worth noting that most of the other mid-size TVs that came out more than two years ago are also not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The LC-48LE551 does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to the LC-48LE551 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Most mid-size TVs that are a similar age to the LC-48LE551 do not feature OLED technology. The Sharp LC-48LE551 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

Most televisions of this age and type have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, including the LC-48LE551 which has one USB 2.0 port.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Sharp LC-48LE551

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs of a comparable age and type 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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Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Sharp released the LC-48LE551.

Average Refresh Rate

At 60 hertz, the LC-48LE551 has a fairly typical refresh rate compared to most of the other televisions of a comparable type and age to the LC-48LE551.

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Average Thickness

With a thickness of 64 millimeters, the LC-48LE551 has a fairly standard thickness compared to most of the other televisions that have been around for around the same time as the LC-48LE551.

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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
High Frequency Rate
LED Backlighting Type
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Display Resolution
Supported Video Modes
Aspect Ratio
TV Tuner
Analog Signal Format System
Smart TV
Internet TV
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Ports & Interfaces
RF Ports Quantity
Digital Audio Optical Out
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
DVI Port
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
Audio (L,R) in
Networking
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Ethernet LAN
Management Features
Sleep Timer
On Screen Display (OSD)
Performance
Child Lock
Plug and Play
Design
LED Indicators
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Package Weight
Weight With Stand
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Package Height
Package Width
Packaging Content
Handheld Remote Control

Expert Reviews

(1)
12 October 2015

While the 48" Sharp model doesn't offer built-in smart capabilities and apps, its affordable price tag and solid picture quality make it a great buy for someone looking for a 32" to 48" set.... Read more…

Easytouse remote
Easytonavigate menus
Easytochange inputs
Good detail in dark scenes
Color accuracy
No builtin smart capability
Sub 120Hz refresh rate
Colors run slightly cool and aren't particularly vivid out of the box
No online features
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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sharp lc48le551, sharp lc48le551u
Barcodes 00074000376434, 00740003764348, 00880959258758
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