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Sharp LC LE831 Series LED TV (40", 46", 52" 60")

alaTest has collected and analyzed 409 reviews of Sharp LC LE831 Series LED TV (40", 46", 52" 60"). The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design and sound. The price and usability are also mentioned favorably, 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 Sharp LC LE831 Series LED TV (40", 46", 52" 60") is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sharp LC LE831 Series LED TV (40", 46", 52" 60")

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 26 user reviews of Sharp LC LE831 Series LED TV (40", 46", 52" 60") from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs on Amazon.co.uk. Comments about the reliability and sound are on the whole positive. The price and usability are also appreciated.

image quality, usability, price, sound, reliability

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

This summary is based on the products: Sharp LC40LE831E 40 inch 1080p 3D QUATTRON TV with Smart Internet,LED Backlight,HD Freeview and 2D to 3D conversionSharp LC40LE831E 40 inch 1080p 3D QUATTRON TV with Smart Internet,LED Backlight,HD Freeview and 2D to 3D conversion

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sharp LC LE831 Series LED TV (40", 46", 52" 60")

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 171 user reviews of Sharp LC LE831 Series LED TV (40", 46", 52" 60") from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other TVs on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the size and usability. The sound and price also get good comments, but some have doubts about the reliability. Comments about the energy efficiency and durability are different.

image quality, price, sound, usability, size

reliability

77% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sharp LC-80LE632U 80-Inch LED-lit 1080p 120Hz Internet TV (Old Version)Sharp LC-80LE632U 80-Inch LED-lit 1080p 120Hz Internet TV (Old Version)

Nov, 2017

Expert review by: Ty Pendlebury (cnet.com)

Sharp LC-80LE632U review

 

It's no secret why you're here; the lure of an 80-inch flat-panel television is too great for anyone to resist. Being the first one on the market, the Sharp LC-80LE632U is bound to attract a lot of attention, and despite some of its more obvious flaws,...

The gigantic, 80-inch Sharp LC-80LE632U is a mightily impressive television in the flesh, and it will instantly inspire envy in all who view it. The TV comes with a decent mix of features and handsome styling, and its matte screen improves the picture...

The picture quality is underwhelming for the price you pay: lighter black levels and rosy reds mean it can't even keep up with cheaper (and inevitably smaller) LCD and plasma TVs. You'll need a really big room to put this in, with at least 10 feet of...

If you're just looking to wow your friends or fill a wall, then the 80-inch Sharp LC-80LE632U is one of the best TVs you can buy, but ho-hum picture quality makes it a questionable value.

Mar, 2012

Expert review by: Andrew Robinson (hometheaterreview.com)

Sharp LC-60LE831U 60-inch Class LED LCD HDTV Reviewed

 

Sharp keeps releasing bigger and bigger televisions, including the 60-inch Sharp LC-60LE831U LED LCD HDTV. Big performance should accompany a big screen, right? Well, not exactly....

The LC-60 is one of the more affordable 60-inch LED HDTVs you can currently buy ; The LC-60 performance is surprisingly good, possessing rich, naturalcolors with solid black levels coupled with near uniform backlighting-something few edge lit LED...

The LC-60's build quality isn't exactly class leading and no doubt areason for its roughly $2,000 asking price. Thankfully, the LC-60'sbuild quality isn't reflected in its performance, which is otherwisevery good ; The LC-60 is not 3D compatible, which...

For a little over $2,000 retail, Sharp's 60-inch LED HDTV, the LC-60,is worthy of your consideration. While it doesn't necessarily "win" anyparticular category in terms of its performance, it's far from theworst. While it's clear to see where Sharp may...

Jul, 2011

Expert review by: (homecinemachoice.com)

Sharp LC-46LE831E review

 

Despite the best efforts of a lab-coated George Takei in Sharp's ‘Quattron' TV ad campaign, the brand's unique four-colour technology hasn't fired the imagination of Joe Public as much as was hoped.

Excellent 2D and 3D picture quality; luxurious design

Some marginal colour balance issues and slight backlight clouding; fiddly operating system

Feb, 2012

Expert review by: Jamie Carter (techradar.com)

Sharp LC-40LE831E review

 

Spotless 3D and stunning HD but Quattron tech isn't quite the finished article

Intense, but controlled brightness ; Clean 3D images ; Full HD detail ; Colour ; Wi-Fi dongle included

Spreadsheet-like EPG ; Busy remote ; Rudimentary user interface

Is Sharp's star on the rise? Hot on the heels of the news that Sharp could be about to get investment from Apple to become the supplier of iPhone and iPad screens, here's another fillip to the inventor of LCD TVs – a cracking 3D TV that's a polished...

Aug, 2011

Expert review by: Jason Denwood (pocket-lint.com)

Sharp Aquos LC-46LE831E

 

After virtually creating the big screen LCD TV, Sharp's latest Aquos is a huge step in the direction of picture perfection, but is it at the cost of usability? About as serious as LED backlighting gets, there's a lot to like about this 3D Quattron TV....

Brightness, contrast, 3D, 2D, detail, colour accuracy

Freeview EPG, GUI design, remote control

About as serious as LED backlighting gets, there’s a lot to like about this 3D Quattron TV. Proficient with colour, contrast and clean 3D, it's not quite as enjoyable as a Panasonic plasma, but not to far behind. A good size for both 3D and 2D, the...

Jul, 2011

Expert review by: Jamie Carter (techradar.com)

Sharp LC-46LE831E review

 

Second generation Quattron TV sticks to the high-end with excellent 3D and 2D

Unbeatable contrast ; Peak whites ; Crosstalk-free 3D ; Incredible detail ; Bright colour

Freview EPG ; Lacklustre user interface ; Cluttered remote

Last year saw the debut of 3D TVs from major manufacturers, but one or two of the big brands lagged behind. Sharp, the biggest TV brand in Japan and maker of the LCD panels behind Sony Bravia TVs such as the KDL-40NX703 (to name but one of its...

Jun, 2011

Expert review by: What Hi-Fi? (whathifi.com)

Sharp LC-46LE831E review

 

Sharp's lastest Quattron, the LC-46LE831E, puts high colour at the top of its priority list

Clean and detailed pictures ; smooth motion ; good 3D ; competitive price

Can’t deliver darkest black levels of best ; internet TV content missing catch-up TV

For a big-screen for HD, 2D and 3D, this Sharp is enticing and relatively affordable

Aug, 2011

Recommended!

Expert review by: John Archer (trustedreviews.com)

Sharp LC-46LE831E

 

After mostly impressing us with its 3D debut a few months back, the 60in 60LE925E, Sharp has finally followed it up with the more manageable - and vastly more affordable - 46in 46LE831E.

Startlingly good 3D pictures ; Very good 2D pictures too ; Good value

Slightly clumsy OS ; Online features off the pace ; Yellows occasionally look slightly over-aggressive

Sharp has struggled recently to make a big impact on the UK TV scene, but the 46LE831E really deserves to change this. It’s a bit clumsy in places, and its online features need expanding. But when push comes to shove it delivers some of the best 2D and...

Jun, 2011

Expert review by: (channel5.com)

Sharp LC-40LE831E

 

The Sharp LC-40LE831E is a 40-inch LCD 3D television that displays full HD (1080p) images and has Freeview HD built-in. The Sharp LC-40LE831E also comes with Wi-Fi capability via a USB dongle included in the box. It comes with four HDMI ports, one...

Outstanding picture quality and all-round performance, and value for money make the Sharp LC-40LE831E one of the best bargains around. Sharp LC-40LE831E is tagged with Sharp, LC-40LE831E, review, 40-inch, LCD, 3D TV, television and 1080p. Select a tag...

May, 2012

Expert review by: Cliff Joseph (reghardware.co.uk)

Sharp Aquos Quattron LC-40LE831E 40in LED 3D TV

 

Review I reviewed Sharp's first Quattron TV [1] last year, and although it was rather pricey I was impressed by the image quality that it provided thanks to its innovative addition of a fourth yellow pixel to the standard mix of red, green and blue.

If you’re concerned about Internet connectivity, then rivals such as Samsung offer a more comprehensive range of on-line services. However, I remain a fan of the rich, vivid images produced by Sharp’s four-colour Quattron technology and reckon that...

Aug, 2011

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio decoders:Dolby Digital
Audio decoding technologies:Dolby Digital Surround EX
Audio system:Dolby Digital Plus, NICAM A2
Auto volume leveler: Yes
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Built-in subwoofer: Yes
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:10 / 20
Subwoofer RMS power:15

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y
DLNA Certified: Yes
Energy Star certified: Yes

Design

Color of product:Black
LED Indicators:Stand-by, Switch / Yes
On/Off switch: Yes

Display

3D:N / Y
3D compatibility:No / Yes
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Comb Filter:3D
Contrast ratio (dynamic):4000000:1 / 6000000:1
Display Diagonal:40 / 46 / 52 / 60 / 70 / 80
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
Display Technology:LED
Dynamic contrast ratio marketing name:Mega Contrast
HD type:Full HD
High frequency rate:100 / 120 / 200
LED backlighting type:Edge-LED
Progressive Scan: Yes
Response Time:4
Screen shape:Flat
Supported graphics resolutions:1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported video modes:1080p / 720p, 1080p
Viewable size diagonal:46.1
Viewing angle, horizontal:176
Viewing angle, vertical:176

Energy Management

AC (power) in: Yes
AC input frequency:60
AC input voltage:120 / 220
Annual Energy Consumption:130
Energy efficiency compliance:A
Power consumption (max):307
Power consumption (off):0.01
Power consumption (standby):0.2 / 0.20
Power consumption (typical):220 / 237 / 63 / 76 / 89

Ergonomics

On/Off switch: Yes
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:300 x 300 / 400 x 400

Management Features

ECO mode: Yes
Electronic Program Guide (EPG):Y
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG): Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Integrated clock: Yes
On/Off timer: Yes
Picture-in-Picture: No
Remote Control Type:GA902WJSA
Sleep Timer: Yes

Management features

Programming period:7

Networking

Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes

Other Features

Backlight: Yes
HDMI: Yes
Placement supported:Horizontal
Power LED: Yes
Stand-by LED: Yes

Packaging Content

3D glasses included: Yes
Desktop stand: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Remote Control Type:GA902WJSA

Packaging Data

Manual: Yes

Performance

24p: Yes
24p support:Y
Audio formats supported:AAC
Card reader integrated:No / Yes
Compatible memory cards:SD
Game mode: Yes
Local dimming: No
Teletext:2000
Teletext function: Yes
USB Recording:Y
Video compression format:DIVX, H.264, MPEG4 / DIVX, H.264, MPEG4, XVID
Video formats supported:DIVX,H.264,MPEG4 / DIVX,H.264,MPEG4,XVID

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) in:2
Audio Return Channel (ARC): Yes
Common interface (CI): No
Common interface Plus (CI+):No / Yes
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Composite video in:1 / 2
Composite video out:1
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):Aquos Net+
Digital audio optical out:1
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDCP: No
HDMI ports quantity:4
HDMI version:1.4
Headphone outputs:1
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: Yes
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y
Number of AV connections:1
PC Audio in:No / Yes
PC in (D-Sub): Yes
RF ports quantity:1
RS-232 port:1
RS-232 ports:1
SCART ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1 / 2 / 3

Power

AC (power) in:Y
AC input frequency:60
AC input voltage:120 / 220
Annual Energy Consumption:130
Energy efficiency class:A
Power consumption (max):307
Power consumption (off):0.01
Power consumption (standby):0.2 / 0.20
Power consumption (typical):220 / 237 / 63 / 76 / 89

Smart TV

Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV):N
Internet TV: Yes
Smart TV: Yes

Technical Details

Power save mode:Y
RS-232C:Y

TV Tuner

Analog signal format system:NTSC / NTSC, PAL, PAL BG, PAL DK, PAL I, SECAM, SECAM B/G, SECAM D/K, SECAM L / NTSC, PAL, SECAM / PAL, Secam
Auto channel search: Yes
Digital signal format system:ATSC / DVB-C, DVB-T, DVB-T2 / DVB-C, DVB-T2 / DVB-T, DVB-T2
Tuner Type:Analog & digital

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.31 / 1.34 / 2.01 / 3.9 / 38.4
Depth (with stand):11.5 / 11.7 / 13 / 17 / 39.7
Height:26.1 / 29.1 / 3.5 / 33 / 43.7
Height (with stand):13.1 / 28 / 31 / 34 / 45.1
Weight:122.4 / 52.9 / 65.7 / 92.6
Weight with stand:131.2 / 50.7 / 61.7 / 71.9 / 99.2
Width:42.2 / 47.5 / 54 / 63.5 / 73.3
Width (with stand):42.2 / 47.5 / 54 / 63.5 / 73.3