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VIZIO E502ar
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VIZIO E502ar

50" 120Hz Oct 2013
Display Diagonal HD Type High Frequency Rate Smart TV Release Date
With more entertainment to enjoy and more exciting ways to watch, the VIZIO E-Series 50 Class LCD Smart TV is the perfect upgrade everyone will love. Packed with the latest must-have features... More
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6 Reasons For

Supports Smart TV Features

The VIZIO E502ar supports smart TV features. Most of the other large TVs that are a similar age to the E502ar also support smart TV features.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The VIZIO E502ar has a WiFi connection, as do most of the other TVs that have been available for around the same time as the E502ar.

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Good Brand

Average ratings across all VIZIO televisions are good, however average ratings across just VIZIO's large TVs are unexceptional.

802.11n WiFi Standard

This TV supports an 802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently supported WiFi standard on large TVs that have been around for a similar time to it.

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1080p Video Mode

This television supports a 1080p video mode, which is the most frequently supported video mode on large TVs that came out around the same time as it.

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With a weight of only 13.5 kilograms, the VIZIO E502ar is quite light compared to most of the other TVs of a similar age and spec to the E502ar. The weights of TVs of this age and type range from 2.3kg to 63kg.

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5 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

Most of the other televisions of this age and spec are 3D compatible, however the VIZIO E502ar is not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other large TVs that are a comparable age to the E502ar, the VIZIO E502ar does not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The VIZIO E502ar does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other TVs of this age and spec also do not feature OLED technology.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

Most large TVs that came out around the same time as the E502ar have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, including the VIZIO E502ar which has one USB 2.0 port.

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Very Thick

With a thickness of 99 millimeters, the VIZIO E502ar has one of the thickest thicknesses amongst TVs of this age. Large TVs that have been around for more than two years have thicknesses of between 3.5mm and 100mm.

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3 Other reasons to consider the VIZIO E502ar

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on large TVs that have been around for around the same time as 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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Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when VIZIO released the E502ar.

Average Refresh Rate

The VIZIO E502ar has a fairly average refresh rate (120 hertz) compared to most of the other large TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the E502ar.

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $91.18
Electricity cost when on standby $4.60
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Total running cost over 5 years $95.78
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the VIZIO E502aruses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.63 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 17 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers e502ar, 4hb1800031, 4hb1800031c
Barcodes 00845226007613