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Sharp LC-80LE661

Sharp LC-80LE661
89
Brand Rating
Excellent Brand
78
Features
Good Features
72
Age
3 Years Old
60
Running Costs
£560 Over 5 Years
75
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A classic and good spec full hd 114mm thick TV, with a giant 80" display diagonal and reasonable running costs. It has an ethernet port and a 5000:1 typical contrast ratio and supports Wi-Fi.
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With outstanding reviews and very good features, we have scored the Sharp LC-80LE661 as follows:

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75
Kagoo Score
89
Reviews
79
Features
72
Age
61
Running Costs

75

75
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 75?

purchasers report that it has good user reviews with an average user rating of 80%.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available.
It has running costs of £560 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 1% of all 5,200+ TVs that we have calculated running costs for.
This Sharp TV has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Huge display diagonal
Supports Wi-Fi
Does not feature OLED / QLED technology
Not 3D

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each TV by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the TV is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec TVs come to market, the older TVs will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Features

Key Reasons For and Against

Huge display diagonal
Supports Wi-Fi
Has an ethernet port
Very high typical contrast ratio
Has a PC in (D-Sub) port
Faster than average response time
Ultra high dynamic contrast ratio
Full hd
Does not feature OLED / QLED technology
Not 3D
Thick
Does not have a handheld remote control
Narrower than average horizontal viewing angle
Full Hd

The display resolution of this TV is full hd, which is typical of many TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

What does "HD type" mean? Less Edit
Huge Display Diagonal
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The display diagonals of televisions range from 7" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The display diagonal of the LC-80LE661 of 80" is larger than 98% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED / QLED Technology

The LC-80LE661 does not feature OLED / QLED technology. 97% of TVs also do not feature OLED / QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The LC-80LE661 is not 3D. 80% of televisions are also not 3D.

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Thick

Across all the TVs the thicknesses range from 2.7mm to 970mm, and the average thickness is 76mm. The thickness of the LC-80LE661 of 114mm is in the thickest 7% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi
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The LC-80LE661 supports Wi-Fi, as do 60% of televisions.

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Has an Ethernet Port
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The Sharp LC-80LE661 has an ethernet port. 64% of televisions also have an ethernet port.

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Very High Typical Contrast Ratio

The Sharp LC-80LE661 has a very high typical contrast ratio which is higher than the high typical contrast ratio found on most televisions. Across all televisions the best typical contrast ratio is ultra high and the worst is very low. A contrast ratio of between 5,000 and 50,000:1.

A contrast ratio of between 5,000 and 50,000:1.

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Does Not Have a Handheld Remote Control

The Sharp LC-80LE661 does not have a handheld remote control, unlike 76% of TVs which have a handheld remote control.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The Sharp LC-80LE661 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, which is unusual. 73% of televisions do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the LC-80LE661 of only 176° is in the narrowest 14% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. Across all the televisions the horizontal viewing angles range from 150° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 180°.

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Faster Than Average Response Time

The response times of TVs range from 0.1ms to 50ms, and the average response time is 7.5ms. The LC-80LE661's response time of only 4ms is in the fastest 9% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Ultra High Dynamic Contrast Ratio

This TV has a 4000000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, which is typical of many TVs. A contrast ratio of 50,000:1 or higher.

A contrast ratio of 50,000:1 or higher.

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72
Age

Sharp LC-80LE661 Release Date

August 2015

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In May 2018, six new Sharp TVs were released making it the biggest month that year for new Sharp television releases. The biggest month in 2017 for new Sharp TV releases was February, with eight new Sharp TVs released that month. September was the biggest month in 2016 for new Sharp televisions, with 11 new Sharp televisions released that month.

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Running Costs

Sharp LC-80LE661 Running Costs

The average 5 year running cost of the LC-80LE661 is £560 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is in the most expensive 1% of all 5,200+ televisions that we checked.

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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 2.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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Sharp LC-80LE661 Specification

Key Features
HD Type
Display Diagonal
OLED / QLED Technology
Thickness
Display
3D
Typical Contrast Ratio
Display Resolution
Response Time
Display Brightness
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Aspect Ratio
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Vertical Viewing Angle
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Built-in Speaker
Smart TV
Smart TV
Other Features
Pixel Pitch
Design
On/off Switch
Colour
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (Typical)
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Analog Signal Format System
Packaging Content
Handheld Remote Control
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet Port
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Width
Ports & Interfaces
High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
PC in (D-Sub) Port
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
RS-232 Port
Digital Audio Optical Out
Composite Video in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Port
Audio (L,R) in
Audio (L,R) Out
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Technical Details
LED Backlight

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

sharp lc80le661u, sharp 80quot

Barcodes

 00074000376977

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