32HE1005 from Hitachi : Test and analysis

Hitachi 32HE1005 : the new HD

Today we are going to analyse the Hitachi 32HE1005, a mid-range television from Hitachi. An review to check the capacities of this model.
A quick glimpse at the specification sheet : 32 inches.
Surely considering this price you couldn’t expect something excessive. You can comfort yourself with the thought that it is a mass of technology.
In addition this Hitachi displays a HD resolution.  This television is part of the main group of current TVs. It doesn’t completely stands out among its competitors with this choice of HD.
Should we let ourselves be convinced by this 32HE1005 Hitachi ? All answer elements just after.

TV design presentation Hitachi 32HE1005

The Hitachi 32HE1005 appears as a real masterstroke of the brand regarding both its interior and exterior design.
A product that is correct in view of its price. A sleek but effective design. It has the potential to compete with other TV sets on the market.
This Hitachi 32HE1005 is quite standard, flat.
With its screen surface of 32 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. Indeed it has a double base, in which we have a division where each part of the base has its place. With this, the TV is exactly the same on both sides, thus creating a very symmetrical and stylish TV that can be enjoyed in any room.This TV could simply be one of the best in terms of design for mid-range. It has nothing to envy from its competitors. Even when it’s off, you won’t get tired of looking at it; only happiness!

TV screen presentation Hitachi 32HE1005

The designers of Hitachi have made this new TV set 32HE1005. A new mid-range model with the characteristics of its time, a well calibrated image, and a high-performance processing.
With this new 32HE1005 Hitachi, the company makes an assumed technological choice. 
The Hitachi television set displays a HD resolution. Which puts it among the above-average TVs in its range.
And with his 32 inches, he’s in a series of TVs that is positioned in the range of small models.Beyond its size, we are still in front of a beautiful quality screen.
By providing it with a frequency of 60 Hz, this TV has a better rendering compared to its competitors, in the same category.
Note that with advanced technology, this TV gives you a HD quality picture .
My opinion to conclude on the display part. It’s in the range, without flourish or excess. An additional choice in the mid-range.

TV sound presentation Hitachi 32HE1005

A brief listening allows us to see that it does not work miracles. The sound is far from exceptional. That’s enough for TV shows, but not for home theater showings.
In terms of sound equipment, the TV is equipped with two baffles and provides a sound power of 6 W.

In conclusion, the sound of this TV will give you the majority of the sound spectrum. It’s average, but not of poor quality.

Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set Hitachi 32HE1005

Despite the absence of a smart TV, which would have increased the price of the TV set, you still have the possibility to buy a TV-Box that will extend the functionality of your TV set for a reasonable price.

32HE1005 from Hitachi – Its connectivity

This television Hitachi 32HE1005 offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
In this TV range, the 32HE1005’s offers are among the widest choice of connectors. This TV has more than most of its competitors.

It is with 8 possible connections that this 32HE1005 is presented. The Hitachi 32HE1005 is probably the best choice today. Most homes are now equipped with a box, a game console, a multimedia server, and other devices, in addition to the simple DVD player.
In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
1 USB port, 2 HDMI ports, 2 audio outputs, 1 antenna input, 1 component plug (Video), 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)

Technical characteristics of the Hitachi 32HE1005

Here is a summary chart of the technical features of the TV:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Screen size in inches 32
Screen resolution HD
Display system Direct-LED
Display frequency 60
Sound power 6
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 6
Number of USB ports 1
Number of HDMI ports 2
Number of audio outputs 2
Number of audio inputs 0
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
Composite Input (Video) Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes

To conclude on the Hitachi 32HE1005

With the intention of making a difference this new 32HE1005 Hitachi intends to make a difference. Well thought out and well finished. This mid-range is a wise choice.
Negative point on this 32HE1005 is the absence of smart tv. It’s surprising in this day and age. But since we’re in a low-end product, why not.
The HD resolution has been chosen on this TV. A sufficient choice and well adapted to everyday use. But this standard will certainly be outdated in a few years’ time. By then Ultra 8k prices will have dropped.

If there are any positive points to remember, here are 3 interesting ones:
the sound power, the display frequency, the depth of the colours.