Hitachi 39HB4C01 : a middle range LED television set

What about the new Hitachi 39HB4C01 ?

Hitachi ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this 39HB4C01, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
First of all, regarding the size of the screen, we are facing a 39 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.  It could be said that this model gathers all the expected characteristics. Whether we consider its aesthetics or its size, the engineers of Hitachi have developed a television admittedly a middle-range one, but a quality one anyway.
Why can we consider this 39HB4C01 as convincing in spite of its mid-range position ? This is what we are going to discover in this article.

39HB4C01 from Hitachi – Design

Sober but in line with current trends. Hitachi has asked its design office to make a product that tends towards the top range, but remains affordable.
No revolution concerning the aesthetics of this 39HB4C01. We are in line with market standards. At least we know what we’re buying: a television set.
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.
The Hitachi 39HB4C01 adopts a standard shape with a flat screen.
With a size of 39 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. Indeed, it has a simple base, which fits perfectly into the decor, giving you a sense of unity and elegance.The shape of the base is of the pedestal type.
The interest of the 39HB4C01 is undoubtedly its technology Slim design.
A mid-range television set that relies heavily on its design and the quality of its materials; arguments that Hitachi has been promoting for some time now on these products. All this for a price that stays contained.

39HB4C01 from Hitachi – The screen

The Hitachi has a correct and well-calibrated image quality, but you have to do with a limited native contrast that is suitable for daytime viewing; forget about home theater programs in the dark.
Hitachi remains anchored in its technological choices and decides to equip its new television set with it. 
This model has a Full HD display. It’s better than the others for a TV in its class.
Hitachi presents this 39HB4C01 with a screen of 39 inches; this television is at the bottom of its range.At the same time, we are dealing with a nice display on the screen.
Even better, thanks to its advanced technology, the screen of this television provides a Full HD quality resolution.
Thus, the Hitachi 39HB4C01 allows you to watch everyday movies and videos without necessarily wanting it to be a home theater level. It’s a decent mid-range.

39HB4C01 from Hitachi – 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.
The equipment consists of  two loudspeakers and a power output of 6 W.

Finally, if we have to summarize the sound of the 39HB4C01 Hitachi, it is the word correct that comes out.

The Intelligent aspect of the Hitachi 39HB4C01

To smart TV aficionados, keep moving on. This model does not have one. In case you can’t do without it, and this 39HB4C01 is your final choice, you will need to add a TV-Box next to it.

The connection system of the Hitachi 39HB4C01

As for the connectivity aspect on Hitachi 39HB4C01, it provides you with sufficient elements.
In this TV range, the 39HB4C01’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 39HB4C01 is presented. The Hitachi 39HB4C01 is thus at the very top of its range. The choices offered by its connections are simply enormous.

You have the following connections at your disposal:
1 USB port, 2 HDMI ports, 1 audio input, 1 headphone socket, 1 antenna input, 1 Scart, 1 component plug (Video)

Presentation of the technical features of the Hitachi 39HB4C01

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

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 88,9 cm x 58,2 cm x 6,5 m
Screen size in inches 39
Screen resolution Full HD
Display system LED
Sound power 6
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-C 
Number of tuners 2
Number of USB ports 1
Number of HDMI ports 2
Number of audio inputs 1
Composite Input (Video) Yes
DTS Sound Yes
Power consumption 65 W

39HB4C01 from Hitachi – The conclusion

Finally, this new Hitachi 39HB4C01 is a television set that can go anywhere; it can meet the majority of needs.
To say the least, it’s complicated for a manufacturer to offer a model without smartTV. There are some among the competition, and at the same price. By choosing this 39HB4C01 you know where you stand.
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.

In short, many positive points that make this TV a very good product. The following 3 points should be remembered:
the sound power, the screen size.