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Toshiba 50L1400
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Toshiba 50L1400

49.5" 60Hz Edge-LED Sep 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type High Frequency Rate LED Backlighting Type Release Date
Extra large and vibrant, the 50L1400U slim LED TV delivers 1080p Full HD andgreat value in big-screen entertainment. The 50L1400U stands out with vibrant picture quality and sharp contrast that... More
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Toshiba 50L1400U Review 50 Inch 1080p 60Hz LED TV
Toshiba 50L1400U 50 inch Review - Toshiba 50L1400U 50-Inch 1080p 60Hz LED TV

8 Reasons For

Good Picture Quality

One person who reviewed this TV reckoned that it had a good contrast ratio. Pc Mag wrote in their review “Good contrast ratio” however despite that they only rated it 3 stars. One Toshiba 50L1400 owner who purchased the Toshiba 50L1400 concluded that it had good picture quality.

Good Product Quality

A few people concluded that the Toshiba 50L1400 was good quality. Expert website Pcmag.com mentioned “Good picture quality is a must when you're buying a new HDTV.” in their Toshiba 50L1400 review. Two years ago expert website Reviewed.com mentioned “Sure, this TV has some quality features” in their Toshiba 50L1400 review.

Easy to Use

One Toshiba 50L1400 owner thought the product was easy to use the menus. Expert website Reviewed.com wrote in their review of this TV “Even a good menu interface.”.

Good High Def TV

One Toshiba 50L1400 reviewer who bought it concluded that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Pcmag.com said in their review of this TV on PC Mag “Toshiba's budget-priced L1400U LED HDTV series offers impressive black levels.” however despite that they only gave this TV a rating of 60 out of 100.

Good Technical Features

One Toshiba 50L1400 reviewer concluded that the Toshiba 50L1400 had good features.

Toshiba Has Good Television Reviews

We checked 1,407 expert and user reviews for Toshiba TVs and found that on average Toshiba has good reviews. We also found that Toshiba has good reviews specifically for its mid-size TVs.

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1080p Video Mode

This TV supports a 1080p video mode, which is typical of many comparable spec televisions that were launched around the same time as it.

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Supports One Audio Format

The 50L1400 has a greater number of audio formats than most TVs of a similar age and type to it. The most commonly supported audio format is MP3, but this audio format is not supported by this Toshiba TV. The audio formats MP3,MP4,WAV,WMA are also supported by this television.

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9 Reasons Against

Poor Expert Reviews

Based on two expert reviews from sites including PC Mag and reviewed.com the average expert rating of this TV is 57 out of 100. Experts aren't convinced by this television.

Does Not Have a WiFi Connection

Most TVs of a similar spec and age to the 50L1400 do not have a WiFi connection. The Toshiba 50L1400 is no exception to this as it too does not have a WiFi connection.

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Does Not Support Smart TV Features

The 50L1400 does not support smart TV features, although this is within the context that most of the other mid-size TVs that were released more than two years ago also do not support smart TV features.

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Not 3D Compatible

The Toshiba 50L1400 is not 3D compatible, although this is within the context that most of the other mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to the 50L1400 are also not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The 50L1400 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other TVs that are a similar age to the 50L1400 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to the 50L1400, the 50L1400 does not feature OLED technology.

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

Across all the comparable spec TVs that have been around for more than two years the RMS rated power range from 2W to 80W. At only 14 Watts, the 50L1400 has a quite low RMS rated power compared to most of the other TVs that are a comparable age to the 50L1400.

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Only Two HDMI Ports

The 50L1400 is a two HDMI port television. Most of the other mid-size TVs that came out more than two years ago have between one and four HDMI ports.

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Heavy

Mid-size TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 50L1400 have weights of between 3.7kg and 36kg, and the average weight is 10kg. The 50L1400 is quite heavy (15.3 kilograms) compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that were released more than two years ago.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Toshiba 50L1400

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on similar spec televisions that have been available for a comparable time 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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Average Refresh Rate

At 60 hertz, the Toshiba 50L1400 has a fairly typical refresh rate compared to most of the other televisions that have been available for a similar time to the 50L1400.

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Average Thickness

With a thickness of 73 millimeters, the 50L1400 has a pretty typical thickness compared to most of the other TVs that have been available for a comparable time to the 50L1400.

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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
3D
High Frequency Rate
LED Backlighting Type
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Screen Shape
Display Brightness
Display Resolution
Supported Video Modes
Aspect Ratio
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Smart TV
Smart TV
Internet TV
Audio
Audio System
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Audio Decoders
Audio Decoding Technologies
Ports & Interfaces
RF Ports Quantity
Digital Audio Optical Out
Composite Video in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
DVI Port
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
Remote (IR) Output
Audio (L,R) in
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Management Features
Sleep Timer
On/Off Timer
Smart Modes
On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Performance
Audio Formats Supported
Design
LED Indicators
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interfaces
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
RoHS Compliance
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight
Package Weight
Weight With Stand
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Package Height
Package Depth
Package Width
Packaging Content
Desktop Stand
Batteries Included
Handheld Remote Control
Cables Included
Manual
Warranty Card
Technical Details
LED Backlight

Expert Reviews

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31 October 2014

Toshiba's budget-priced L1400U LED HDTV series offers impressive black levels, but more accurate, better-equipped models are available for less...

Good contrast ratio
Impressive black levels for the price range
Skewed color accuracy
No internet connectivity
Only two HDMI ports
31 March 2014

For its MSRP of $649.99, the Toshiba 50L1400U is a tempting purchase. Sure, this TV has some quality features: a thin profile, a dark black level, and even a good menu interface. But unfortunately...

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 50l1400, 50l1400u, 50l1400um, 50l1400uc, toshiba 50l1400, toshiba 50l1400u, toshiba 454c4z51l01
Barcodes 00022265668740, 00022265673362, 00222656687408, 00732773966039
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