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Magnavox MD357B Series LCD TV (19",26",32")

alaTest has collected and analyzed 142 reviews of Magnavox MD357B Series LCD TV (19",26",32"). The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size and usability. The sound and price also get good comments, whereas many are critical about the remote control and reliability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Magnavox MD357B Series LCD TV (19",26",32") is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 67 user reviews of Magnavox MD357B Series LCD TV (19",26",32") from The average user rating for this product is 2.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other TVs on Reviewers really like the durability and size. The sound and price also get good feedback, but many are critical about the reliability.

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This summary is based on the products: Magnavox 19MD357B 19-Inch LCD HDTV with Built In DVD PlayerMagnavox 19MD357B 19-Inch LCD HDTV with Built In DVD Player

Jun, 2018

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Magnavox 32MD357B Review – 32-inch LCD HDTV


The combination package of an HDTV with a DVD player makes an exciting entry into the world of LCDs. The DVD player can play every format including DivX. The only formats which cannot be accessed are SACD and DVD-A. The HDTV can be mounted on the walls...

A review suggests that there is a VGA input in the Magnavox 32MD357B which allows the HDTV to act as a computer monitor. You can now surf the net on a larger screen and have the best images to view. Connectivity is also very good in this HDTV. It has 2...

Jul, 2009

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Nice Picture


Bolt pattern is 400x 200mm but keep in mind the DVD you will not be able to mount flat on wall. Keep in mind when getting a wall mount

Very Nice Picture nice sound with built in DVD Great for the price and New egg gets it you fast! as normal with

DVD should have been mounted on the side not in the front. The Dvd does not allow a tight fit to the wall

Feb, 2009

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I love mine


This one has a great picture on it. I dont have to mess with it at all. Its really user friendly and very light weight. I could easialy install on a wall mount without having to buy one of the great big ones I used the one from my 20 inch tv thats how...

Feb, 2016

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Great value


I use this monitor in my office to extend my desk top screen for video editting. I also use it as a video preview monitor during broadcasts and the cable connection for television purposes is helpful too.

Sep, 2014

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Great - Best Purchase I have made for a TV


This TV is wonderful. It is so bright and clear. The directions for setting it up was so easy. The color is great. I would recommend this TV to anyone. Great price as well. I have had a Spectra and a Sharp Aquos and both had problems. The Spectra quit...

Jan, 2014

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Well worth the price


I love this TV. It's just the right size for my apartment. The picture quality is great. I'd recommend this for seniors, teens or for anyone such as myself that has a small apartment.

Jan, 2014

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Pretty nice tv


Pretty nice tv - I bought it for my living room (I live in an apartment) and its a pretty decent size - sound quality is good but not great - I would purchase again - the tv picture is very good

Jan, 2014

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No complaints


The TV came in good condition, it arrived in a very timely manner considering I ordered it just before Christmas. We returned the TV , not due to any faults, but do to the fact I did not do enough research into some of the requirements for a good...

Jan, 2014

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Pretty Much As Expected


Pros: Easy to set up and use, looks great

Dec, 2013

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I have a 65 % hearing loss in both ears, and the sound had to be worked with to tune it in to where you like it but other than that the sound and picture are great. Remember , the sound and picture are only going to be as good as your reception. The...

Dec, 2013

Product Specifications

With its built-in DivX capable DVD player and onboard digital tuner, the 32MD357B enriches your TV and PC viewing experiences, delivering ultra sharp widescreen HD picture, HD media connectivity, Dolby Digital sound and SPDIF audio output.


Audio decoders:Dolby Digital
Audio decoding technologies:Dolby Digital AC3
Auto volume leveler: Yes
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:2

Audio System

Sound Output Mode:Stereo
Speakers Included:2 speakers
Surround Mode: Yes


Color of product:Black
On/Off switch: Yes

Dimensions & Weight



3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Comb Filter:3D
Contrast ratio (typical):1200:1
Display brightness:500
Display Diagonal:31.5
Display Diagonal (metric):31.9
Display Resolution:1366 x 768
HD type:HD
High frequency rate:60
Noise reduction: Yes
Progressive Scan: Yes
Response Time:8
Screen format adjustments:4:3, 14:9, Zoom
Supported graphics resolutions:640 x 480 (VGA), 720 x 480, 800 x 600 (SVGA), 1024 x 768 (XGA), 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
Supported video modes:480i
Viewing angle, horizontal:176
Viewing angle, vertical:176


Type:DVD player

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:90 - 240
Power consumption (standby):1
Power consumption (typical):150


VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:400 x 200


Country Kits:Canada / United States
Product Line:Philips Magnavox

Management Features

Electronic Program Guide (EPG):N
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG): No
Handheld remote control: Yes
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On/Off timer: Yes
Picture-in-Picture: No
Playback mode:Rotation, Slideshow, Zoom
Playback Modes:Rotation, Slideshow, Zoom
Sleep Timer: Yes


Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Wi-Fi: No

Operational Conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 40
Operating temperature range (T-T):5 - 40

Other Features

Dimensions (W x D x H):31.1 x 6.07 x 21.4
Display resolution (numeric):1366
MP3 bit rates:32 - 256
Product weight (+stand) (lb):36
Product weight (lb):31.5

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes

Packaging Data

Cables included:AC
Manual: Yes
Package depth:8.78
Package height:25.6
Package weight:43.2
Package width:38.4


Audio formats supported:MP3, PCM, WAV
Card reader integrated: No
Child lock: Yes
Disc types supported:CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW
Image formats supported:JPG
Parental Control: Yes
Teletext function: No
Video compression format:DIVX, MPEG1, MPEG2
Video formats supported:DIVX,MPEG1,MPEG2

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) in:3
Common interface (CI): No
Common interface Plus (CI+): No
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:2
Composite video in:1
Digital audio coaxial out:1
HDMI ports quantity:2
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1
PC Audio in: Yes
PC in (D-Sub): Yes
S-Video in:1
S-Video inputs quantity:1


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:90 - 240
Power consumption (standby):1
Power consumption (typical):150

Smart TV

Internet TV: No
Smart TV: No


Combined with:Built-in DVD player
Diagonal Size:32in
Diagonal Size (cm):81cm
Digital Television Certification:HDTV
Display Format:720p
HDMI Ports Qty:2
HDTV Ready: Yes
Image Aspect Ratio:16:9
Image Contrast Ratio:1200:1
Parental Channel Lock: Yes
PC Interface:VGA (HD-15)
Progressive Scan:Progressive scanning (line doubling)
Resolution:1366 x 768
Technology:TFT active matrix
Video Interface:Component / Composite / HDMI / S-Video
Viewing Angle:176 degrees

TV Tuner

Analog signal format system:NTSC
Digital TV Tuner:ATSC / QAM
HDTV Tuner: Yes
Secondary Audio Program (SAP): Yes
Supported TV bands:Hyperband, S Band, UHF, VHF
Tuner Type:Analog
TV Tuner Presence: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth (with stand):9.92
Height (with stand):23
Weight with stand:35.9
Width (with stand):31.1