Sharp LC40LB700X LED television

Sharp's first LED backlit television has great colour and picture quality -- and an integrated Blu-ray player

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  • Expert Rating

    4.25 / 5
  • User Rating

    4.00 / 5 (of 2 Reviews)
  • Price

    $ 3,299.00 (AUD)

User Reviews:

Frank

5.0

1

Pros
Picture quality, energy efficiency
Cons
very little
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Brilliant performer. Picture quality is unsurpassed by anything else in the market. Blu-ray drive is a little sluggish to get going, but is silent and delivers excellent pictures once it's up and running, and has the bonus extra that all DVDs are processed as region free.

Sound is typically poor - I'm yet to hear any LCD TV with sound to match the picture quality, but the Sharp has digital audio, analogue audio line outputs and headphone output - this last unlike most of it's contemporaries - so it's very easy to connect it to the decent surround sound system that most users will already have available

Dale

3.0

2

Pros
Picture Quality
Cons
NOISY... and dead pixels
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The Blu-ray drive is very noisy from the time it starts working until you turn off the tv even after ejecting the disk. Not a good choice if you want to watch a movie with quiet scenes.

It's region locked, even for DVDs.

It arrived with two dead pixels, Sharp claims that you need "a lot" of dead pixels before they'll consider it a warranty fix.

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