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49L2863DG from Toshiba – Presentation of this Full HD

Recently Toshiba has released information about its new model of television . It is the 49L2863DG.
Classified in the mid-range category. we thought we had to have a closer look at it in order to check whether the constructor had done a good job or not.
Let’s have a look at the size. It’s a 49 inches.
Corresponding to the majority of the televisions sizes available on the market, the engineers have nevertheless used their expertise to obtain a remarkable finish.
Regarding technology, we are facing a model with a Full HD resolution.  Even if it is in a mid-range position, it offers interesting specifications, partly justifying its price.
Through our review today, you will understand why the Toshiba 49L2863DG is ranked among the best TVs of the moment.

The design of the Toshiba 49L2863DG

The Toshiba 49L2863DG with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
Very different from its predecessors, the brand tries here to differentiate itself to meet the needs of consumers.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
The 49L2863DG adopts a standard shape with a flat screen.
With its glass surface of 49 inches, Another thing we can highlight in the design of this TV is the design of its support. It is perfectly integrated with the screen and gives a general feeling of balance.The shape of the base is in the shape of a pedestal.In conclusion, Toshiba has worked seriously on the design of this TV set. It’s efficient and it will allow you with this 49L2863DG to have a beautiful object in your living room.

The screen of the Toshiba 49L2863DG

The Toshiba could hardly do better than this 49L2863DG with a Direct LED screen.
With this new model, Toshiba confirms one of its technological choices. It’s LED and that’s good because the image result is excellent. 
The Toshiba 49L2863DG is available in the Full HD resolution. And with his 49 inches, he’s in a series of TVs that is positioned in the range of models, in the average.At the same time, we are dealing with a nice display on the screen.
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 .
In conclusion on the display, with the 49L2863DG Toshiba makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.

TV sound presentation Toshiba 49L2863DG

The sound quality is correct but nothing more. The typical low-medium and mid-range sounds are far from what the competition offers. The sound of the 49L2863DG still has the advantage of not being saturated. In any case, the installation as presented ex-factory is just sufficient for this television set
The equipment consists of  two loudspeakers and provides a sound power of 8 W.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The 49L2863DG Toshiba is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

49L2863DG from Toshiba – Embedded intelligence

It has almost become a habit for Toshiba, this 49L2863DG has its operating system Smart Portal; You will have plenty of time to discover the world of entertainment.
This TV offers you the choice of connectivity: Whether through its Wifi function, or through the local network with other devices or computer devices (fixed or mobile computers, NAS synology for example), your TV 49L2863DG is communicating.

49L2863DG from Toshiba – Its connectivity

As for the connectivity aspect on Toshiba 49L2863DG, it provides you with sufficient elements.
Whether it’s your external hard drive, NAS or game console, all these elements can be connected to this TV.

It is with 10 possible connections that this 49L2863DG is presented. The Toshiba 49L2863DG is thus at the very top of its range. The choices offered by its connections are simply enormous.

In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio input, 1 headphone socket, 1 antenna input, 1 component plug (Video), 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)

49L2863DG from Toshiba – Technical characteristics

Here is a summary of the technical characteristics of the television set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 111.2 cm x 65.3 cm x 9.1 cm
Screen size in inches 49
Screen resolution Full HD
Display system Direct LED
Display frequency 60
Sound power 8
Smart TV Smart Portal
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 3
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio inputs 1
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
Composite Input (Video) Yes
Dolby Digital Sound Yes
DTS Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 70 W

49L2863DG from Toshiba – The conclusion

The overall feeling about the product is satisfactory, it is not the best on the market, but it still allows to have an efficient television set.
The choice of Toshiba to include the smart TV system with the best of its know-how in the 49L2863DG, leads us to say that this high-end TV is worth having a good look at it.
With its Direct LED panel, this TV is doing better than average. The lighting is uniform.
However, it is not the resolution that we expect from this television set. Indeed, the big advantage will be found in a very competitive price. Here, you will have a TV that displays all your video sources correctly and allows you to enjoy a very well defined picture in all circumstances.

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

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