24HE2003 from Hitachi : Our view

Hitachi 24HE2003 : A Full HD that makes the difference ?

Hitachi proposes today a new basic model, equipped with technological solutions which work, the 24HE2003.
A quick glimpse at the specification sheet : 24 inches.
In spite of this size, the rendering and the picture result are good, without a doubt by means of the technology used .
Regarding technology, we are facing a model with a Full HD resolution.  Interesting characteristics. This television which embarks all the Hitachi know-how is in the end at a rather reasonable price for the brand
Is it worth buying it ? This is the question we are going to answer.

TV design presentation Hitachi 24HE2003

With its design identical in every respect to the competition, this Hitachi 24HE2003 could have difficulty distinguishing itself in a tense entry-level market.
Who said that entry-level products could not benefit from quality design? That’s the thought we can face each other with this TV set. That nothing is impossible for Hitachi.
With its screen surface of 24 inches, it has a typical piano black color.
In short, the Hitachi does the right thing on this model. An entry-level TV for which we would have liked more design work. With this Hitachi 24HE2003, no frills. Basic and that’s almost all. It could even be one of those TV sets you turn on to listen to the news; like a radio.

TV screen presentation Hitachi 24HE2003

Even for an entry-level model, this new Hitachi has a quality image, well calibrated and a very good native contrast.
With this new model, Hitachi confirms one of its technological choices. 
This model has a Full HD display. Which puts it among the above-average TVs in its range.
With a screen size of 24 inches, this 24HE2003 is among the most models in its category.In the end, it is interesting to note that beyond the size, the screen is well made. A point to add when choosing between this model and other competitors.
Designed with a frequency of 60 Hz, the television’s fluidity is at the top of its range.
Note that with advanced technology, this TV gives you a Full HD quality picture .
To conclude the display part, we could say that it is average; but what more could be asked of a low-end device.

24HE2003 from Hitachi – The sound

In general, the sounds are well reproduced; but you have to forget about bass and low-midrange. It will be preferable to use an external system to enjoy better audio immersion.
The equipment consists of  two loudspeakers and provides a sound power of 2.5 W.

In conclusion, the sound of this TV will barely play all the sounds. Bad in the high notes and in the low notes. It’s not great; but that’s enough for this range.

Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set Hitachi 24HE2003

It has almost become a habit for Hitachi, this 24HE2003 has its operating system SmartVue; You will have plenty of time to discover the world of entertainment.
You will also be able to access the Internet, either through your Wi-Fi connection, or for the most geek among you via the LAN; you will then be able to download a whole bunch of applications and movies.

24HE2003 from Hitachi – Its connectivity

The connection system consists of the minimum number of elements. The adepts of televisions in local network version will be disappointed by the lack of possibilities in terms of ports and inputs.
If you have many devices and decide to connect them with this TV, you will have to choose. There are fewer than on competing TV sets.

It is with 8 possible connections that this 24HE2003 is presented. Not all of your devices will be able to be connected. A difficult choice is on the way.

In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
1 USB port, 2 HDMI ports, 2 audio outputs, 1 headphone socket, 1 component plug (Video), 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)

Technical characteristics of the Hitachi 24HE2003

The main features of this TV set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Screen size in inches 24
Screen resolution Full HD
Display system Direct-LED
Display frequency 60
Sound power 2.5
Smart TV SmartVue
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 3
Number of USB ports 1
Number of HDMI ports 2
Number of audio outputs 2
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
Composite Input (Video) Yes
DTS Sound Yes
PVR Available Yes
Power consumption 19 W

To conclude on the Hitachi 24HE2003

Finally, this new Hitachi 24HE2003 is the TV to buy if you are not very careful about the options, or if you are looking for an alternative to troubleshoot.
With a smart TV technology, you benefit from a relevant choice for a top-of-the-range model. Really interesting.
In parallel, it will be necessary to add an important parameter: the price. You have here a television set whose price is very competitive compared to its competitors. In other words, including your final decision, you will have to take into account the fact that this is a television set that displays all your video sources correctly and allows you to have a very well defined image in all circumstances.

From this new Hitachi we can retain 3 positive points:
the sound power, the display frequency, the depth of the colours.