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Toshiba Toshivision Hollywood WH18 Series TV (42", 57")

alaTest has collected and analyzed 56 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the size and sound. The price and usability are also appreciated. Some have doubts about the remote control. Views are divided on the design.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Toshiba Toshivision Hollywood WH18 Series TV (42", 57") is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 49 user reviews of Toshiba Toshivision Hollywood WH18 Series TV (42", 57") from The average user rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other TVs on

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53% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Toshiba 57H83 57-Inch HDTV-Ready TheaterWide Projection TVRevel 280 Watt Wet & Dry Blender Grinder Mixer 110 Volts

Consumer review by:

Great picture and sleek design for the price


Excellent picture quality and sleek design. Not bulky

Some reviews complain about the sound, but I think it is OK.

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Clear picture for the price


This Review is for the 57H83 This is my first big screen TV (a replacement for my Toshiba 36? tube). My understandings of HDTV and Projection technology are rather high level, but I feel that you should not have to be an engineer to operate a TV. ...

Great picture, two RGB inputs, separates to get into a basement

screen is not anti-glare coated, bulky remote


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An excellent quality tv at a great price.


Good picture, decent sound, asthetically pleasing

Blacks could appear darker

Consumer review by:

An excellent quality tv at a great price.


The Toshiba 57H83 projection TV is a great set that has a lot of the quality and functionality of more expensive brands such as Hitachi and Mitsubishi. Out of the box Out of the box, a modern and simple casing first impressed me. It is a nice ...

Good picture, decent sound, asthetically pleasing

Blacks could appear darker

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Broke after a week


This Toshiba TV was rated the #1 buy by Consumer Reports. This is what motivated us to purchase this TV even though we had read alot of negative feedback from buyers who experienced breakdowns soon after purchase and long waits for part replacement. We...

Great picture. Multiple inputs

Poor repair history and poor service from Toshiba

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Poor man's HDTV


Flat top for center channel speaker ; proper aspect on ws divx

Not as sharp as DLP or LCD

Product Specifications

CableClear Optimal Digital Video Noise Reduction analyses multiple video frames, determines the amount of noise present, and applies the correct amount of noise reduction, resulting in crisp, clear pictures. Dual Tuner Multi-Window (9) Picture Outside Picture (POP) offers two built-in tuners that can display two pictures of equal size, side by side, or up to nine windows all at once. ShortWing Advanced Lens Technology, exclusive to Toshiba, creates an extremely accurate beam spot for stunning HD picture quality. 3: 2 Pulldown Detection and Compensation creates proper reconstruction of film-based (24 fps) content on video, and eliminates artefacts and jagged edges caused by improper processing. A Wide Band Video Amplifier ensures accurate reproduction of high-resolution signals, such as progressive scan DVD and 1080i HDTV content. TouchFocus Auto Convergence System restores the pre-set factory convergence for more accurate pictures.


2D to 3D Conversion: No
Application Store: No
Application Store (IPTV): No
DLNA certified: No
DVB-T2: No
DVD Player / Recorder: No
Electronic Program Guide (EPG): No
HbbTV: No
Loudspeakers: Yes
Media Player: No
PC Streaming: 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
Ethernet: No
Memory Stick: No
PC Streaming: No
Secure Digital Card: No
USB:No / Unknown
VGA / D-Sub Interface: No
WiFi Connectivity: No

Dimensions / Weight

VESA Mount:Not Applicable


Frame Refresh Rate in Hz:100
Frequency:100 Hertz
Full HD: No
HD ready: No
LED Backlight: No

Energy Information

Energy Saving Trust Feature: No

General Features

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