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Toshiba 50L5200
Toshiba 50L5200

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Toshiba 50L5200

50" Full HD 120Hz Edge-LED Feb 2012
Display Diagonal HD Type High Frequency Rate LED Backlighting Type Release Date
Not good in terms of connectivity
Does not have a good 3D picture quality
Does not have a good remote control

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Features

Does Not Have a Good Remote Control

One customer thought it did not have a good remote control. Cnet.com wrote “Datedlooking remote” in their review of the Toshiba 50L5200.

Does Not Have a Good Stand

One Toshiba 50L5200 owner said in their reviews that the Toshiba 50L5200 did not have a good stand. Five years ago Cnet.com wrote in their Toshiba 50L5200 review “Cheapfeeling stand and bezel”.


Smart TV

Not Good in Terms of Connectivity

One person mentioned in their reviews that the Toshiba 50L5200 was not good in terms of connectivity. Cnet.com mentioned five years ago “No Internet connectivity” in their review of the Toshiba 50L5200.


Reviews

Good Brand

We checked 1,384 expert and user reviews (including 166 verified purchases) for Toshiba TVs and found that on average Toshiba has good ratings. We also found that Toshiba has good ratings specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs. 92% of those that bought a Toshiba TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Design

Good Product Quality

Three Toshiba 50L5200 reviewers agreed that it was good quality. Five years ago Hometheaterhifi.com mentioned “It is relatively bare bones without any of the internet "smart" TV features that are included in most models.  Overall the picture quality was pretty good.”. Also five years ago Pcmag.com wrote on PC Mag “Toshiba's L5200U HDTV line offers nice-looking LED-backlit screens that deliver solid color quality and a sharp HD picture.” in their Toshiba 50L5200 review. Cnet.com said on CNET.com “The bare-bones Toshiba L5200 series offers respectable value for the money with fine picture quality for an edge-lit LED TV” and gave it a score of 5 stars.

Nice Design

Four Toshiba 50L5200 reviewers who purchased it concluded that it was good looking. Expert website Televisioninfo.com said “Handsome appearance, is easy to set-up” and rated the Toshiba 50L5200 5 stars.

Strong and Durable

Two people mentioned in their reviews that it was well made. Pcmag.com mentioned in their review of this TV on expert website PC Mag “The 49.1-inch 50L5200U we tested produced solid, accu” and rated it 5 stars. One customer who reviewed it wrote that it was strong and durable. Cnet.com said five years ago “Robust audio output” yet they only gave this TV a rating of 17.6 out of 100.

Easy to Use

Two people who reviewed it reckoned that it was easy to setup.


Audio

Good Sound Quality

One Toshiba 50L5200 owner said in their reviews that the Toshiba 50L5200 had good sound quality.

Quite Low RMS Rated Power

When compared to other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV that we have checked, the RMS rated power of the 50L5200 of only 10 Watts is one of the lowest. The lowest RMS rated power of televisions that have been available for around the same time as this TV is 4W and the highest is 1,000W.

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Display

Does Not Have a Good 3D Picture Quality

One customer who reviewed the product wrote that it did not have a good 3D picture quality. Five years ago Cnet.com wrote “Unlike some TVs at this price level, there's no 3D or Smart TV”.

Good High Def TV

One customer who reviewed the product concluded that it was good at displaying high definition TV.

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on TVs of this spec and age. 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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Not 3D

Like most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been around for more than two years, the 50L5200 is not 3D.

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Average High Frequency Rate

At 120 hertz, the 50L5200 has a pretty average high frequency rate compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV.

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Good Contrast Ratio

Three people reckoned that this TV had good picture quality. One Toshiba 50L5200 owner thought it had a good contrast ratio. Cnet.com wrote in their review of this TV “Outstanding contrast and brightness” yet they only scored the product 1 stars.

One person who reviewed this TV said that it had good colour saturation. Cnet.com mentioned in their review of this TV “Accurate colors” .

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many similar spec televisions that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Quite Bright Display Brightness

The display brightnesses of TVs of this age and type range from 200 cd/m² to 1,500 cd/m². The 50L5200 has a quite bright display brightness (400 candellas per square meter) compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out around the same time as this TV.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The average viewing angle, horizontal of similar spec televisions that have been on the market for more than two years is 180°. At only 176 degrees, the Toshiba 50L5200 has a fairly narrow viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other televisions of this spec and age.

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50 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 50 inch TV.

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Other

Released Over Five Years Ago

This television was released in February 2012.


Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 50L5200 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other similar spec televisions that have been available for around the same time as this TV.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The 50L5200 does not have an ethernet port, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a comparable age to this television.

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Performance

Has a Game Mode

The 50L5200 has a game mode. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a similar age to this television also have a game mode.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The 50L5200 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, which is unusual. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for more than two years do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The 50L5200 has a desktop stand included. Most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to this TV also have a desktop stand included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers toshiba 50l5200u
Barcodes 00022265062609
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