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Viewsonic VT1602L

93

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Viewsonic VT1602L

$195.00
Viewsonic VT1602
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A low cost and breathtakingly economical to run 15.6" HD Ready TV, with exceptional features
15.6" HD Ready No No Mar 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology 3D Release Date
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Viewsonic VT1602 Review

With very low running costs and representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the Viewsonic VT1602 number 49 across all TVs.
96
Reviews
10 Reviews
97
Value for Money
Excellent
91
Features
Fully-Featured
98
Running Costs
$26 Over 5 Years
93
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 93?

It has good user reviews with 88% of buyers recommending this television to others.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer televisions with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest televisions 2018.
This Viewsonic TV has running costs of only $26 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 4% of all 4,388 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
The VT1602 has some great features:
Energy Star certified
RoHS compliant
Supports parental controls
Mercury-free LED backlight and 1366 x 768 resolution
HDMI HDCP digital video input with high definition content protection (hdcp) for digital rights management
Programmable hospitality set-up with USB cloning feature

Viewsonic VT1602 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Excellent Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $195.00 it is still cheaper than 88% of TVs.

Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

Based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the VT1602 is only $26, which makes it one of the most economic to run televisions.

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Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Televisions have display diagonals of between 13" and 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The display diagonal of the Viewsonic VT1602 of only 15.6" is in the smallest 1% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Only HD Ready

The Viewsonic VT1602 has a maximum resolution of HD Ready. That's 56% less resolution than the most frequently found HD type of Full HD and is actually the worst resolution across all televisions.

Across similar types of TV the best resolution is 8K.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The Viewsonic VT1602 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The Viewsonic VT1602 is not 3D, although it is worth keeping in mind that 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Viewsonic VT1602 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike 61% of TVs which support Wi-Fi.

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Energy Star Certified

The Viewsonic VT1602 is Energy Star certified, which is unusual. 83% of televisions are not Energy Star certified.

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Only 366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the Viewsonic VT1602 is 366 x 768 pixels. That's 86% lower display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels television, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by televisions and is in fact the worst supported resolution amongst all TVs. This Viewsonic television also supports a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels and 1,366 pixels.

The best supported resolution across similar types of television is 5120 x 2160 pixels.

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Lower Than Average RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated powers of televisions range from 2W to 200W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The RMS rated power of the Viewsonic VT1602 of only 3W is in the lowest 1% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The Viewsonic VT1602 does not have an ethernet port, unlike most other televisions. 65% of TVs have an ethernet port.

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RoHS Compliant

The Viewsonic VT1602 is RoHS compliant. 96% of televisions are not RoHS compliant.

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Lower Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Viewsonic VT1602's contrast ratio (typical) of only 650 is lower than 96% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. Across all the televisions the contrast ratios (typical) range from 300 to 5,000,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 38,000.

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Dimmer Than Average Display Brightness

The display brightness of the Viewsonic VT1602 of only 220 cd/m² is dimmer than 87% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. Televisions have display brightnesses of between 50 cd/m² and 4,000 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 360 cd/m².

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Supports Parental Controls

The Viewsonic VT1602 supports parental controls. 87% of televisions do not support parental controls.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The Viewsonic VT1602's response time of 11ms is slower than average when compared to most other televisions. It is in the slowest 6% of all televisions when ranked by this feature. Televisions have response times of between 0.1ms and 50ms, and the average response time is 6.9ms.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

viewsonic vt1602l

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07669077606138

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