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Sharp N5000U

$699.99
$349.99 $350 cheaper than 37 days ago
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An award winning and fully featured 49.5" Full HD TV, with low running costs and a low price
49.5" Full HD No 79mm Aug 2016
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Sharp N5000U Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Sharp N5000U number 202 in 50 inch TVs and number 291 across all TVs.
89
Reviews
1 Review + 1 Award
83
Value for Money
Very Good
84
Features
Fully-Featured
75
Running Costs
$160 Over 5 Years
82
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 82?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 80%.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer televisions with more up to date technology are available. View the latest televisions 2018.
This TV has running costs of $160 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 15% of all 4,388 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some great features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Has an audio input for DVI
Has a PC in (D-Sub) port
Big-screen thrills bring big-screen viewing into your home with this slim 50" TV. features include full-hd for richer picture quality, aquomotion for sharp, exciting action scenes, and dbx-tv sound for maximum impact.- built-in apps
AquoMotion
Dbx-TV award-winning sound
App store & web browser
Media player & receiver
1x2 wi-fi / ethernet

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Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks.
There is a 52% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

How Big is the Sharp N5000U?

The Sharp N5000U is 1,123mm wide and 79mm tall. It is 656mm thick and weighs 12.8kg.

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Sharp N5000U In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the cheapest 72% of TVs, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $349.99 it does not seem like great value for money overall.

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Running Costs

Very High Running Costs

The N5000U is in the most expensive 15% of all 4,388 TVs that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the N5000U is $160.

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Features

Average Display Diagonal

The Sharp N5000U's display diagonal of 49.5" is relatively average compared to most other televisions. It is in the largest 63% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Only Full HD

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

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The Sharp N5000U does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The Sharp N5000U is not 3D. 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Thicker Than Average

The Sharp N5000U's thickness of 79mm is thicker than average when compared to most other televisions. It is in the thickest 17% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. Across all the televisions the thicknesses range from 1.7mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The Sharp N5000U supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of TVs.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratios (typical) of TVs range from 300 to 5,000,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 38,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the Sharp N5000U of 300,000 is very high compared to most other TVs. It is in the highest 1% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Very Slow High Frequency Rate

The average high frequency rate of all televisions is 250Hz, with the slowest being 50Hz and the fastest being 3,000Hz. The Sharp N5000U's high frequency rate of only 60Hz is slower than average when compared to most other televisions. It is in the slowest 16% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Has an Audio Input for DVI

The Sharp N5000U has an audio input for DVI, which is unusual. 93% of televisions do not have an audio input for DVI.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The Sharp N5000U 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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Not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The Sharp N5000U is not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, although it is worth keeping in mind that 61% of TVs are also not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sharp lc50n5000u

Barcodes:

00888143001586

Sharp N5000U

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