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Sharp LC40SH340

alaTest has collected and analyzed 95 reviews of Sharp LC40SH340. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs for all reviews. Opinions about the design and size are overall positive. The usability and price also get good feedback. Comments are divided on the remote control. Many are critical about the reliability and energy efficiency.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Sharp LC40SH340 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sharp LC40SH340

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 user reviews of Sharp LC40SH340 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the remote control and usability. The price and image quality also get good views, whereas many are negative about the sound.

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

This summary is based on the products: Sharp LC40SH340K 40 inch Full HD 1080p LCD TV withSharp LC40SH340K 40 inch Full HD 1080p LCD TV with

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: Neil (reevoo.com)

Sharp LC40SH340K

 

Are cancelled out by the ghosting that appears 50% of the time.

Ghosting is annoying.

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: Sean (reevoo.com)

Sharp LC40SH340K

 

Good value for money, good screen size for the cost, clear picture, fairly lightweight so good for hanging on the wall

The sound quality is very poor and gets worse the louder you turn the sound up mainly due to speakers being at the rear, the on screen info is not as good as my previous TV which was 6 years old, only 1 scart socket which is positioned with the other...

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Kayode (reevoo.com)

Sharp LC40SH340K

 

Like the design and the image quality of the TV. I believe more could be done with the design of the TV to make it look more stylish

The number of HDMI port available is limited, two to be precise in today's world where most devices are HD. A tv this size but with only two isn't good enough.

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Neil (reevoo.com)

Sharp LC40SH340K

 

Are cancelled out by the ghosting that appears 50% of the time

Ghosting is annoying

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: ray (reevoo.com)

Sharp LC40SH340K

 

This is excellent value for money and I've had no problems with it whatsoever.

none

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Sean (reevoo.com)

Sharp LC40SH340K

 

Good value for money, good screen size for the cost, clear picture, fairly lightweight so good for hanging on the wall

The sound quality is very poor and gets worse the louder you turn the sound up mainly due to speakers being at the rear, the on screen info is not as good as my previous TV which was 6 years old, only 1 scart socket which is positioned with the other...

Sep, 2012

Consumer review by: Andy (reevoo.com)

Sharp LC40SH340K

 

A good tv for the price, good quality easy to set up and came with a 3 year warranty

Remote control is poorly laid out, sound is ok but not brilliant but can't complain for the amount it cost

Sep, 2012

Consumer review by: Kayode (reevoo.com)

Sharp LC40SH340K

 

Like the design and the image quality of the TV. I believe more could be done with the design of the TV to make it look more stylish

The number of HDMI port available is limited, two to be precise in today's world where most devices are HD. A tv this size but with only two isn't good enough

Sep, 2012

Consumer review by: tina (reevoo.com)

Sharp LC40SH340K

 

Good sound and image effects

So far none

Sep, 2012

Consumer review by: ray (reevoo.com)

Sharp LC40SH340K

 

This is excellent value for money and I've had no problems with it whatsoever

none

Sep, 2012

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio decoders:Dolby Digital
Audio decoding technologies:Dolby Virtual Speaker
Auto volume leveler: No
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:12

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:N
DLNA Certified: No

Design

Color of product:Black
Mercury content:60
On/Off switch: Yes

Display

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:40
Display Diagonal (metric):40.2
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
HD type:Full HD
Progressive Scan: Yes
Supported graphics resolutions:1280 x 720 (HD 720), 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported video modes:1080p

Energy Management

AC (power) in: Yes
Annual Energy Consumption:177
Energy efficiency compliance:C
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):121

Ergonomics

Swiveling:N
Swivelling: No
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:400 x 400

Management Features

Electronic Program Guide (EPG):Y
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG): Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
On/Off timer: Yes
Picture-in-Picture: No

Networking

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

Other Features

Backlight: Yes
Backlight type:CCFL
Power LED: Yes
Stand-by LED: Yes
Volume Control:Digital

Performance

Audio formats supported:AAC
Card reader integrated: No
Child lock: No
Deep color support:N
Deep colour support: No
Local dimming: No
Teletext:1000
Teletext function: Yes
Video compression format:H.264, MPEG4
Video formats supported:H.264,MPEG4

Ports & interfaces

AV output: Yes
Common interface (CI): No
Common interface Plus (CI+):No / Yes
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Composite video out:1
Digital audio coaxial in:1
Digital audio coaxial out:1
DVI port: No
HDCP: Yes
HDMI ports quantity:2
HDMI version:1.3
Headphone outputs:1
Number of AV connections:1
PC Audio in: No
PC in (D-Sub): Yes
RF ports quantity:1
SCART ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Power

AC (power) in:Y
Annual Energy Consumption:177
Energy efficiency class:C
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):121

Smart TV

Internet TV: No
Timeshift: Yes

Technical Details

LED backlight: No
S-Video port: No

TV Tuner

Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL, SECAM
Digital signal format system:DVB-C, DVB-T / DVB-T
Tuner Type:Analog & digital

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:3.58
Depth (with stand):12.7 / 9.13
Height:24.1
Height (with stand):25.9
Weight with stand:40.3
Width:38.2
Width (with stand):38.2