Sharp N5000U Review
|1 Review + 1 Award|
|$160 Over 5 Years|
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At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer televisions with more up to date technology are available.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:
Should You Buy it Now?
How Big is the Sharp N5000U?
The Sharp N5000U is 1,123mm wide and 79mm tall. It is 656mm thick and weighs 12.8kg.
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.
Price Has Gone Down by $350 (50%)
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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.
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.
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.
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.
The Sharp N5000U is not 3D. 75% of TVs are also not 3D.
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.
The Sharp N5000U supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of TVs.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.