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Sharp LC50UB30U

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Sharp LC50UB30U

$598.00
Sharp LC-50UB30
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A low cost and fully featured 50" 4K television
50" 4K No 71.88mm Apr 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date
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Sharp LC-50UB30 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with features, we have ranked the Sharp LC-50UB30 number 394 across all TVs and number 561 in 50 inch TVs.
83
Value for Money
Very Good
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Features
Fully-Featured
78
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
This TV has some great features:
4K
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports parental controls
3840 x 2160 pixels display resolution
Four times the AQUOS picture quality
4K ultra HD resolutio
Ordinary becomes amazing
Precision clarity during fast motion scenes
The best apps
A smart guide without boundaries
STREAMS 4k UHD
ALL THE LATEST 4k ULTRA HD SPECS
Ultra-narrow bezel and a sleek, modern stand
BEAUTIFUL, EVEN WHEN it's OFF

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Sharp LC-50UB30 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

OK Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the most expensive 51% of TVs, it has mediocre features and at $598.00 we think it represents good value for money overall.

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Features

4K

4K

The highest resolution of the LC-50UB30 is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of the most common HD type of Full HD. The resolution of all televisions ranges from HD Ready (worst) to 8K (best). 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Sharp LC-50UB30's display diagonal of 50" is pretty average compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 65% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The Sharp LC-50UB30 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although this is within the context that 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The LC-50UB30 is not 3D. 75% of televisions are also not 3D.

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Thicker Than Average

The LC-50UB30's thickness of 71.9mm is in the thickest 27% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The average thickness of all televisions is 60mm, with the thinnest being 1.7mm and the thickest being 100mm.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The LC-50UB30 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Parental Controls

The Sharp LC-50UB30 supports parental controls. 87% of televisions do not support parental controls.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The Sharp LC-50UB30 supports a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels television, which is the most common resolution supported by televisions. This Sharp TV also supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. Across all televisions the worst resolution is 366 x 768 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2160 pixels.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The LC-50UB30 supports screen mirroring. 84% of televisions do not support screen mirroring.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The LC-50UB30 has an auto volume leveler, unlike 84% of televisions which do not have an auto volume leveler.

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Energy Star Certified

The LC-50UB30 is Energy Star certified, unlike 83% of televisions which are not Energy Star certified.

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Does Not Have an Auto Power Off System

The Sharp LC-50UB30 does not have an auto power off system. 73% of televisions also do not have an auto power off system.

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

The LC-50UB30 does not feature local dimming. 76% of TVs also do not feature local dimming.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The LC-50UB30's motion interpolation frequency of only 120Hz is slower than 73% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. Across all the televisions the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 450Hz.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The LC-50UB30 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). 78% of televisions do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Product Identifiers

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sharp lc50ub30u

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