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52

Overall Score

Viewsonic VT1602

A Cheap to Run 15.6 Inch Television
15.6" Not Supported 650:1 Flat Mar 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type Contrast Ratio (typical) Screen Shape Release Date
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Viewsonic VT1602 Review

With low running costs and very good reviews, we have ranked the Viewsonic VT1602 number 419 across all TVs.
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5 Reviews
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Not Currently for Sale
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3 Great Features
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3 Years Old
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£33 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
52
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 52?

It has not bad user reviews with 80% of buyers recommending this TV 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 2017.
This Viewsonic TV has running costs of only £33 over 5 years, which are in the cheapest 6% of all 647 new TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
The VT1602 is missing some features:
Does not have an ethernet port
Very dim display brightness
Does not support Wi-Fi
Quite low RMS rated power

Viewsonic VT1602 In-Depth Analysis

Features

15.6 Inch Display Diagonal

This is a 15.6 inch television.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

Like most of the other TVs that have been available for a similar time to this television, the Viewsonic VT1602 does not have an ethernet port.

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Energy Star Certified

The Viewsonic VT1602 is Energy Star certified. Most of the other small display diagonal TVs that have been available for around the same time as this television also are Energy Star certified.

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Very Dim Display Brightness

With a display brightness of only 220 candellas per square meter, the Viewsonic VT1602 has a quite dim display brightness compared to most of the other small display diagonal TVs that have been available for around the same time as this television. The display brightnesses of similar age televisions range from 150 cd/m² to 500 cd/m².

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Viewsonic VT1602 does not support Wi-Fi, although keep in mind that most of the other small display diagonal TVs that are a similar age to this TV also do not support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Parental Controls

The Viewsonic VT1602 supports parental controls, as do most of the other TVs that have been available for a similar time to this TV.

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

The lowest RMS rated power of small display diagonal TVs that have been around for a similar time to this TV is 2W and the highest is 60W. The RMS rated power of the Viewsonic VT1602 of only 3 Watts is one of the lowest amongst similar spec televisions that are a comparable age to this TV.

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Quite Slow Response Time

With a response time of 11 milliseconds, the Viewsonic VT1602 has one of the slower response times amongst small display diagonal TVs of this age. The average response time of recently released similar spec TVs is 7.4ms, and the response times range from 0.1ms to 25ms.

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RoHS Compliant

The Viewsonic VT1602 is RoHS compliant. Most of the other recently released small display diagonal TVs also are RoHS compliant.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Viewsonic released the VT1602 in March 2014.


Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

The VT1602 is in the cheapest 6% of all 647 new TVs that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the VT1602 is only £33.

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Viewsonic VT1602 Review Sources

To prepare this Viewsonic VT1602 review we compared this TV to 100 other models. For each TV that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 1,089,740 product attributes, 109,388 TV reviews and 3,231,100 historical TV prices from 204 TV retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this TV compared to the other models as well as any areas where this TV is lacking.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers viewsonic vt1602l
Barcodes 07669077606138

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