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GE GT740 Series TV (31", 35")

GE GT740 Series TV (31", 35")
alaScore 78

17 reviews

Nov, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 17 reviews from magazines and websites. Opinions about the sound and color are generally positive. The remote control and price also get good opinions.

image quality, price, remote control, color, sound

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the GE GT740 Series TV (31", 35") is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

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Consumer review by: review summary for GE GT740 Series TV (31", 35")


alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 user reviews of GE GT740 Series TV (31", 35") from The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other TVs on

75% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: GE 31" Stereo TV (31GT740)

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This TV is considered disposable


First of all, this TV is not what you call "High End" TV. They build these to last a year or two. If you get three years, you are lucky. While the TV works, the picture is acceptable, but in no way outstanding. With the available adjustments, the ...

decent picture quality, decent price

Lack of inputs, known defects that are not corrected.

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No longevity


When it worked the built in TV guide was nice.

NO longevity.I wasted my money.


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Not Recommended



Short life for $600. Won't buy another one.

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Poor quality, poor warranty, poor customer service


I bought this TV from Circuit City on sale for $279. After about 8 months, it completetely died on m ...

Very nice picture, good remote (easy to use)

Failed after 8 months!

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You get what you pay for


This is about as entry level a product as there is. It will get you into a "large" screen about as c ...

Low price, relatively light weight, universal remote, good color and contrast

analog comb filters, poor picture lock, not enough inputs

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You get what you pay for


Low price, relatively light weight, universal remote, good color and contrast

analog comb filters, poor picture lock, not enough inputs

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Great Buy 3 years ago


Great Picture, with Guidefeatures, and fantastic stereo sound.A great bargain at Circuit City!

GuidePlusgoes out from time to time and has to be set up again.

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Good performance and stability


Great Picture, Better than average built-in speakers = Awesome Value

Not an HD-Flat Screen but good for the $$

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7 years and its dead. The warranty clock states 24030h


Always had a good picture and it lasted quite a long time

Not enough inputs. Wish it could have lasted a month longer, getting a Plasma

Product Specifications

Find out what is on today...tomorrow...and the next day. GE big-screen direct view televisions all share the convenience of GUIDE Plus+, the industry-leading electronic program guide. With one-button access to a no-fee TV listing, you will never miss your favorite shows. Plus you get one-touch recording with a compatible VCR. Other extras include broadcast stereo with dbx noise reduction, a comb filter and a Sound Logic Audio Leveler to automatically reduce the annoying "blast" during commercial breaks.

Audio System

Sound Output Mode:Stereo
Speakers Included:2 speakers

Dimensions & Weight



Type: None


Manufacturer:General Electric Company
Product Line:GE


Color:Black / Textured

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty


Diagonal Size:31in
Diagonal Size (cm):79cm
Digital Television Certification:Not certified
Image Aspect Ratio:4:3
Parental Channel Lock: Yes
Video Interface:Composite / S-Video

TV Tuner

dbx Noise Reduction: Yes
Secondary Audio Program (SAP): Yes
TV Tuner Presence: Yes