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VIZIO M50-C1
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VIZIO M50C1

49.5" Full-Array Flat Jan 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type LED Backlighting Type Screen Shape Release Date
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7 Reasons For

120 Hz Display Refresh Rate

The VIZIO M50-C1 supports a 120 Hz display refresh rate which is faster than most new comparable spec TVs. Most 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to it support a 60 Hz display refresh rate.

A 120 Hz display refresh rate is actually the best supported display refresh rate amongst all 4K and 8K TVs that came out around the same time as the M50-C1.

The worst supported display refresh rate across similar types of TV is 24 Hz.

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Supports Smart TV Features

Like most of the other similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to the M50-C1, the VIZIO M50-C1 supports smart TV features.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The VIZIO M50-C1 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out in the last year also have a WiFi connection.

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VIZIO Has Good Reviews for Its TVs

4K and 8K TVs manufactured by VIZIO have good reviews on average. We also checked the reviews for all TVs (not just 4K and 8K TVs) and found that VIZIO also has good reviews across its entire range.

2160p Video Mode

This TV supports a 1080p|2160p video mode, which is typical of many recently released TVs.

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Features Two Music Apps

The number of music app featured on the VIZIO M50-C1 is more than most 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to it. This television features a Pandora music app, which is the most frequently featured music app featured on new 4K and 8K TVs. The music app "Spotify" is also featured on this TV.

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Features Two Video Apps

The VIZIO M50-C1 has a greater number of video apps than most recently released 4K and 8K TVs. This VIZIO TV features a YouTube video app, which is the most commonly featured video app featured on 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for the last year. The video app "NetFlix" is also featured on this TV.

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6 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

The VIZIO M50-C1 is not 3D compatible, although it is worth noting that most of the other new TVs are also not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The VIZIO M50-C1 does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth noting that most of the other new similar spec TVs also do not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The VIZIO M50-C1 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that were launched around the same time as the M50-C1 also do not feature OLED technology.

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

With an RMS rated power of only 10 Watts, the VIZIO M50-C1's RMS rated power is one of the lowest amongst 4K and 8K TVs that were launched in the last year. The average RMS rated power of new comparable spec TVs is 27W, and the RMS rated power range from 10W to 120W.

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Only Two Processor Cores

Most new TVs have between one and seven processor cores, including the VIZIO M50-C1 which has two processor cores.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

The VIZIO M50-C1 is a one USB 2.0 port TV.

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3 Other reasons to consider the VIZIO M50-C1

4K Ultra HD HD Type

4K Ultra HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many latest TVs. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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Released Eleven Months Ago

It was eleven months ago when this television was released.

Average Thickness

At 61.98 millimeters, the VIZIO M50-C1 has a relatively typical thickness compared to most of the other similar spec TVs that came out in the last year.

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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
LED Backlighting Type
Screen Shape
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Display Resolution
Supported Video Modes
Aspect Ratio
Display Refresh Rates Supported
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Smart TV
Smart TV
Lifestyle Apps
Video Apps
Music Apps
Screen Mirroring
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Audio Decoding Technologies
Ports & Interfaces
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
RF Ports Quantity
Digital Audio Optical Out
Composite Video in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
Audio (L,R) Out
Networking
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Standards
Ethernet LAN
Management Features
On Screen Display (OSD)
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
Number of OSD Languages
Performance
Local Dimming
Processor Cores
USB Recording
Design
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interfaces
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Certificates
Certification
Energy Star Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight
Package Weight
Weight With Stand
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Package Height
Package Width
Packaging Content
Desktop Stand
Handheld Remote Control
Cleaning Cloth
Cables Included
Quick Start Guide
Manual
Warranty Card
Other Features
Stand Width

User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 15 December 2015 by B the runner
(Verified Purchase)

Great picture when viewed straight on. Picture looks bad when viewed from angles. Looks great in my bedroom but wouldn't use in a living room when people would be watching from off center. I use... Read more…

Easy To Set Up
Easy to Use
Nice pix. Easy setup
HUGE : -)
Great Picture
No EPG, even the 30 OTA coverters have this, thus we use the old one for that plugged into a HDMI port. It is sent OTA, why did Visio not use it, now gotta use computer or old OTA converter (does TV g
The automatically snoop and report on what you watch is NOT appreciated. You can turn it off (in theory). Every so often we plug in the ethernet, but who knows that is being reported back just so you
If I had done better research, I might not have gotten a visio
Also, stand absolutely sucks. How many people got space to place legs that are a yard apart Add more for a stand of some sort
Volume was terrible had to set it up higher then normal

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $84.20
Electricity cost when on standby $2.24
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Total running cost over 5 years $86.44
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the VIZIO M50-C1uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
0.58T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.58 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 15 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers RBM50-C1, M50-C1-RB, vizio m50c1, vizio m50c1r, vizio rbm50c1, vizio m50c1rb, vizio wifim50c1
Barcodes 00696859968358, 00841434101921, 00845226012297, 696859968358R1

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