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Toshiba 43V5863DG

alaTest has collected and analyzed 521 reviews of Toshiba 43V5863DG. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design and sound. The usability and price also get good views. Many are negative about the energy efficiency, while reviews are divided on the reliability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Toshiba 43V5863DG is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 53 user reviews of Toshiba 43V5863DG from The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category on

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This summary is based on the products: Toshiba 43H71 43 HDTV-Ready Projection TVToshiba 43H71 43 HDTV-Ready Projection TV

Mar, 2019

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Disappointed w/Product & Service & Durability


Easy to set up.Adequate features for price compared to other TV's at the time.

Poor sound.Does not last.Very poor customer service policy and service at Toshiba.

Apr, 2007

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Awesome picture


Great picture, sound and size


Mar, 2007

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Toshiba Projection TV's Durability is definitely a question


Love the TV over all, but first experience with big screen TVs

The screen does reflect a lot of light and the durability is not satisfactory.

Jul, 2006

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Average picture quality

Apparently unrepairable

Jul, 2005

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I've had my 43H70 for a little over three months now and am very happy with it. I am glad I went with the 4:3 aspect ratio as we watch more than 95% normal television (versus DVD's). I should say that this television will show the any imperfections in...

High Definition, Large Screen

Possible sound issue with dialog in video games.

Mar, 2004

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Good, low cost HD RPTV


This is one of the best deals if you are looking for a compact-size large-screen HD-capable TV.

Small size, only 20" deep, good picture quality, dual component inputs

No 720p support

Jan, 2003

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Economical Projection TV


We recently purchased the Toshiba 43" 43H70 to replace an older NEC model that was destroyed in a flooded family room. The decision was between this model, which we considered the best buy of the non-HDTV modles and an HDTV. We chose this model because...

Economical compared to newer HDTV models, good picture, excellent audio.

Picture quality poorer than HDTVs or non-projection models.

Jun, 2002

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Just the right size!


My wife and I decided to build a home entertainment system in our basement. OK - it was really my idea - but once she saw the finished product she loved it!! Anyway, the centerpiece is, of course, the big-screen TV. The challenge is that our couch...

Precision, clarity, brightness, quality


Jun, 2002

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Just the right size!


Precision, clarity, brightness, quality


Jun, 2002

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HDTV is the way to watch it!!!!!!!!!!!!!1


After doing quite a bit of research, I went for Toshiba on the basis of picture quality, reputation and the number of connections. After comparing this to other HDTVs, there is no comparison in picture quality. We are very pleased with it - superb...

INCREDIBLE QUALITY, Makes you feel like you're there!!!!!

Few channels have HDTV quality-

Jan, 2002

Product Specifications


Audio decoders:DTS
Audio decoding technologies:DTS 2.0,DTS TruSurround,DTS-HD / DTS TruSurround,DTS-HD,Dolby Digital Plus
Audio system:Dolby Digital Plus
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Equalizer bands quantity:5
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:10 / 16 / 20
Sound modes:Classic, Flat, Movie, Music, Speech / Classic,Custom,Flat,Movie,Music,Speech


Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y


Color of product:Black
Heavy metals free:Hg (mercury),Pb (lead)
On/Off switch:Y
Product color:Black
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:200 x 200


Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display brightness:300 / 350
Display Diagonal:43
Display Diagonal (metric):42.9 / 43.3
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080 / 3840 x 2160
Display Technology:Direct-LED
HD type:4K Ultra HD / Full HD
Motion interpolation technology:PQI (Picture Quality Index) 1700
Screen format adjustments:16:9
Screen shape:Flat
Supported graphics resolutions:1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) / 3840 x 2160
Supported video modes:1080p / 2160p
Viewing angle, horizontal:178
Viewing angle, vertical:178


On/Off switch:Y
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:200 x 200

Management Features

Auto power off:Y
ECO mode:Y
Electronic Program Guide (EPG):Y
Hotel mode:Y
Number of OSD languages:38
On Screen Display (OSD):Y
Sleep Timer:Y


Ethernet LAN:Y
Web browser:Y
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):0 - 85
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 40

Packaging Content

Batteries included:Y
Battery Type:AAA
Cables included:AC
Handheld remote control:Y
Quick start guide:Y

Packaging Data

Package depth:6.06 / 7.01
Package height:28.3 / 29.5
Package type:Box
Package weight:29.8 / 33.1 / 36.4
Package width:42.7 / 47


4K upscaler:Y
Audio formats supported:MP3,WAV / MP3,WAV,WMA
Child lock:Y
Game mode:Y
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI):N
Image formats supported:BMP,JPEG,JPG,PNG / BMP,PNG
Processor cores:2
Teletext function:Y
USB cloning:Y
USB recording:Y
Video compression formats:H.265,HEVC

Ports & interfaces

Audio Return Channel (ARC):Y
Common interface (CI):N
Common interface Plus (CI+):Y
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Composite video in:1
Digital audio optical out:1
DVI port:N
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:3 / 4
HDMI version:2.0
Headphone outputs:1
PC Audio in:Y
PC in (D-Sub):N / Y
RF connector type:F
RF ports quantity:1
SCART ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


AC input frequency:50 / 60
AC input voltage:220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption:78
Energy efficiency class:A+
Power consumption (average):54
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):54

Smart TV

Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV):Y
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV) version:1.5
Internet TV:Y
Screen mirroring:Y
Smart modes:Cinema,Custom,Dynamic,Game,Natural,Sports
Smart TV:Y
Video apps:Netflix / NetFlix,YouTube

TV Tuner

Analog signal format system:NTSC,PAL,SECAM / PAL BG,PAL DK,PAL I,SECAM B/G,SECAM D/K
Auto channel search:Y
Channel list copy function:Y
Channels quantity (analog signal):200
Channels quantity (DVB-C):800
Channels quantity (DVB-S2):1 / 10000
Channels quantity (DVB-T):800
Digital signal format system:DVB,DVB-C,DVB-S2,DVB-T2 / DVB-C,DVB-S2,DVB-T2 / DVB-C,DVB-S2,DVB-T2 HD
Supported TV bands:Hyperband,UHF,VHF
Triple tuner:Y
Tuner Type:Analog & digital / Digital

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:2.87 / 3.5 / 3.62
Depth (with stand):7.76 / 7.99 / 8.66
Height:22 / 22.3 / 22.5
Height (with stand):23.1 / 24 / 25
Weight:24.3 / 26.5
Weight with stand:24.3
Width:38 / 38.2 / 38.3
Width (with stand):38 / 38.2 / 38.3