32W2863DG from Toshiba : Test and analysis

Toshiba 32W2863DG : the new HD

Toshiba ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this 32W2863DG, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
In its 32 inches model , this television offers a definition dedicated to the pictures treatment.
It is a small model. It will be more complicated for you to watch films or matches with all tour friends around.
This television is delivered with a  HD resolution.  Even if it is in a mid-range position, it offers interesting specifications, partly justifying its price.
Should we let ourselves be convinced by this 32W2863DG Toshiba ? All answer elements just after.

32W2863DG from Toshiba – Design

The Toshiba 32W2863DG with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
The design of the Toshiba 32W2863DG has nothing to do with that of the other models in the Toshiba W28 series.
A good overall score for this TV; it corresponds to design in the spirit of the times. A quality of materials and a visual aspect that does not make you insensitive.
This new Toshiba 32W2863DG is quite standard, flat.
With an interesting size of 32 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. It is perfectly integrated with the screen and gives a general feeling of balance.In addition, its support is different from what we usually see.In short, the Toshiba has really succeeded the design aspect of this TV, which does not go unnoticed no matter where it is installed. If when turned off it has such an effect, the sensations take on a whole new dimension when the screen of the Toshiba 32W2863DG is revealed.

The screen of the Toshiba 32W2863DG

The Toshiba could hardly do better than this 32W2863DG with a Direct-LED screen.
With this new 32W2863DG Toshiba, the company makes an assumed technological choice. 
This model has a HD display. It’s better than the others for a TV in its class.
And with his 32 inches, he’s in a series of TVs that is at the bottom of its range.At the same time, we are dealing with a nice display on the screen.
Designed with a frequency of 60 Hz, the television’s fluidity is at the top of its range.
In addition, Toshiba has decided to use its mastery of advanced technology on this device, which allows it to benefit from a high quality HD image resolution.
My opinion to conclude on the display part. It’s in the range, without flourish or excess. An additional choice in the mid-range.

32W2863DG from Toshiba – The sound

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.
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with two baffles for a sound power of 6 W.

Finally, if we have to summarize the sound of the 32W2863DG Toshiba, it is the word correct that comes out.

Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set Toshiba 32W2863DG

On the software side, the Toshiba 32W2863DG is equipped with the operating system Smart TV installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe of entertainment.
With its Wifi or network connection (local LAN), this TV gives you the possibility to download apps or movies directly. An interesting option in the age of the cloud and online games.

32W2863DG from Toshiba – Its connectivity

As for the connectivity aspect on Toshiba 32W2863DG, it provides you with sufficient elements.
Thanks to its above-average number of connections, this TV is very generous.

This model has a total of 5 connections, not too bad. Almost all the devices in your home can be connected: the box, the game console, a multimedia server, and many other devices, in addition to your DVD or Blu-ray player.

In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
1 USB port, 1 HDMI port, 1 audio output, 1 antenna input, 1 component plug (Video)

32W2863DG from Toshiba – Technical characteristics

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

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 73.5 cm x 43.7 cm x 9 cm
Screen size in inches 32
Screen resolution HD
Display system Direct-LED
Display frequency 60
Sound power 6
Smart TV Smart TV
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T2 
Number of tuners 1
Number of USB ports 1
Number of HDMI ports 1
Number of audio outputs 1
Number of audio inputs 0
Composite Input (Video) Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 45 W

Our conclusion on the Toshiba 32W2863DG

With the intention of making a difference this new 32W2863DG Toshiba intends to make a difference. Well thought out and well finished. This mid-range is a wise choice.
In addition, it is worth noting that this 32W2863DG is equipped with smart TV technology. Thanks to this, you have a top-of-the-range device in its category, which makes it a relevant choice.
It’s a smart choice for this TV. HD resolution for daily use. In a few years the prices of Ultra 8k will have dropped.

In short, many positive points that make this TV a very good product. The following 3 points should be remembered:
the sound power, the display frequency, the depth of the colours.