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Toshiba 32SL400U LED LCD HDTV Review

32 in.

Limited to 720p and falls shorts of the connectivity needed to make it a viable choice for a home theater.

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Power Consumption

The Toshiba 32SL400U does not require much power to operate, which is the norm for small screen LCDs. On average, it will cost around $12.64 per year to run. If that's still too expensive for you, the backlight can be further lowered. Typically, we lower the backlight until the peak brightness is at 200 cd/m2. But the Toshiba 32SL400U is unusually dim for an LCD, so we had the backlight up to its maximum setting and still measured under 200 cd/m2.

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As you can see, the power consumption cost is about the same as competing TVs.

Power Consumption Chart
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Sections

  1. Introduction
  2. Tour & Design
  3. Blacks & Whites
  4. Color Accuracy
  5. Motion
  6. Viewing Effects
  7. Calibration
  8. Connectivity
  9. Audio & Menus
  10. Multimedia & Internet
  11. Power Consumption
  12. Sony Bravia KDL-32EX600 Comparison
  13. Samsung LN32C550 Comparison
  14. LG 32LD450 Comparison
  15. Conclusion
  16. Series Comparison
  17. Photo Gallery
  18. Ratings & Specs
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