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Sanyo SR1 Series TV (42", 52")

alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 reviews of Sanyo SR1 Series TV (42", 52"). The average rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other TVs for all reviews. Reviews about the design and remote control are generally positive. The usability and price also get good feedback, but the sound and color get critical opinions.

image quality, price, usability, remote control, design

size, color, sound

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Sanyo SR1 Series TV (42", 52") is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Sanyo SR1 Series TV (42", 52") from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs on People are impressed by the image quality. The reliability is also mentioned favorably.

reliability, image quality

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Sanyo CE42FD90-B 42" HD Ready 1080p LCD TV with Digital Tuner

Consumer review by: review summary for Sanyo SR1 Series TV (42", 52")


alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of Sanyo SR1 Series TV (42", 52") from The average user rating for this product is 2.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other TVs on People really like the tuner and remote control. The usability and image quality also get good feedback. There are some negative comments about the sound and size.

price, image quality, usability, remote control, tuner

size, sound

44% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sanyo 42in. LCD 1080P 60HZSanyo 42 Wide Lcd Full Hdtv (16:9) Digital Tv With Remote & Pix Shape Key - Refurb

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Good purchase


Bought this TV in the store after a few months of shopping about. What can I say, its a very good TV. Light as a feather and easy to install. The Xbox through the HDMI lead looks stunning, however the SD tv stations are a little grainy (but thats due...


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Dont waste your money


I brought this tv on the 18/01/10 and it was broken by 04/02/10. Thats less than a month.

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Quality Viewing


This replaced a 40" HD Ready TV - and the difference in picture quality is outstanding. Easy to set up and the gloss black surround gives a sleek finish.

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Great LCD TV


Got one delivered and set up, Looks gorgouse, very slim and sleek. Everyone thats been in admires it. The most important thing the picture its sharp and bright, rich colours, watched Hancock and was blown away by the sze of the screen. I cannot fault...

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Sanyo CE42FD90


Lovely looking TV with great pictures and takes up tiny fraction of the room others do

Sound is a bit funny at times and a bit heavy on the bass even when I have altered it. But generally it is a great TV

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outstanding specification purchase


sanyo's extremely high specs on this range of tv's gives you the ability to use almost any form of input with a great picture. I'm particularly pleased with the usb2 and pc input facilities - something not always available on products at three times...

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Sanyo TV


Great TV - can't fault it other than the awful remote control that just is not simple, straight forward or easy to use. Also it does not have a an option for watching a channel whilst using the EPG.

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I moved into a house with some friends this year only to find this beaut on the kitchen wall. Initially I was in love, dvd's, films, games came to life as you became encapsulated in it's content ... however this didn't last long It has been a burden...

Great HD mode/ Cheap

You get what you pay for, dodgy

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Technika LCD42-M5: Technika lcd tv ( stay in and go to the movies )


Technika 42 inch LCD TV I bought a 42 inch technika television from Tesco's a couple of days ago and I have to so I am so impressed with quality for the price I paid £444.49 and I have to say it is worth every penny of my money the picture quality on...

crisper pictures and well layed out

hmi lead sold seperately

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Its better than most cheap brands


Its large, there are many inputs, been the two HDMI and 2 scarts and then the component input. better picture than what the price would make you think ; I have a DVD connected to the component input, and it does make big improvement to the picture ; I...

It does have a limited viewing angle but not to bad ; mine has one pixel colour stuck, but thats not that bad for the size. and its only there on darker bits ; The tv rocks a bit when on its stand if you breath near it lol....I have wooden floors the...

Nice tv for the Money and its better colour than My mothers Samsung 32" lcd and the background bleed is not to bad. all in all a Nice Tv and worth a punt if you are broke like me....


Product Specifications

42in Sanyo Plasma Tv 852 X 480 960 Pixels 16:9 PDP42WV1AS


2D to 3D Conversion: No
Adjustable Display: No
Application Store: No
Application Store (IPTV): No
DLNA certified: No
DVB-T2: No
DVD Player / Recorder: No
Electronic Program Guide (EPG):No / Yes
HbbTV: No
Integrated Camera: No
Integrated Microphone: No
Loudspeakers:No / Prepared / Yes
Media Player: No
PC Streaming:Audio/Video / No
Picture and Picture (PAP):No / Yes
Picture and Text (PAT):No / Yes
Picture in Picture (PIP):1 Tuner PIP / No
Type of MPR Radiation: No
Type of TCO Radiation: No
USB Recording: No
Video-on-Demand (VoD): No
Web Browser: No
Web Content Access: No


CI Plus: No
DLNA certified: No
DVI Interface:No / Yes
Ethernet: No
Front AV Interface: Yes
HDMI:No / Yes
Headphone Output: Yes
Memory Stick: No
PC Streaming:Audio/Video / No
S-Video: Yes
Secure Digital Card: No
USB:No / Yes
VGA: Yes
VGA / D-Sub Interface:No / Yes
WiFi Connectivity: No
YUV Interface: Yes

Dimensions / Weight

VESA Mount:VESA 400 x 200


Frame Refresh Rate in Hz:100 / 50
Frequency:100 Hertz / 50 Hertz
Full HD:No / Yes
HD ready: Yes
LED Backlight: No
Screen Format:16:9
Touchscreen:No / One-Point Touch

Energy Information

Energy Saving Trust Feature: No

General Features

3D: No
3D Ready: No
3D Technology:Not Applicable
Product Type:LCD
Screen Format:16:9
Type of Monitor:LCD