What can be said about the 50L2556 from Toshiba ?

What about the new Toshiba 50L2556 ?

Toshiba ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this 50L2556, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
First of all, regarding the size of the screen, we are facing a 49.5 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.
Beside, this television is equipped with a Full 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 Full HD.
Has the Toshiba succeeded in the challenge of an efficient television set. This is what we are going to see just after .

TV design presentation Toshiba 50L2556

The Toshiba 50L2556 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.
A mid-range television set that relies heavily on its design and the quality of its materials; arguments that Toshiba has been promoting for some time now on these products. All this for a price that stays contained.

50L2556 from Toshiba – The screen

The Toshiba could hardly do better than this 50L2556 with a Edge-LED screen.
Toshiba remains anchored in its technological choices and decides to equip its new television set with it. The use of the Edge-LED, even though it is a Edge-LED known for the lower quality of its image illumination, which has been favoured for this 50L2556.

With regard to the display, the company proposes a Full HD resolution. Which is already above the average resolution of the range.
And with his 49.5 inches, he’s in a series of TVs that belongs to the series of small models in its range.Whatever the characteristics, it is still a beautiful screen. On this point, don’t worry.
Toshiba chooses 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 Full HD quality picture .
To conclude the display part, we could say that it is interesting and effective; it is a mid-range TV that is worth the detour.

50L2556 from Toshiba – The sound

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 50L2556 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 speakers with 7 W at output.

Finally, if we have to summarize the sound of the 50L2556 Toshiba, it is the word correct that comes out.

Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set Toshiba 50L2556

A detail is to be taken into account in the decision to purchase this 50L2556 Toshiba: there is no smart TV. Good or bad news, I can’t say. Anyway, for those who would like this TV and this feature, you know what to do: buy a TV-Box in addition.

The connection system of the Toshiba 50L2556

As for the connectivity aspect on Toshiba 50L2556, 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.

This model has a total of 5 connections, not too bad. The Toshiba 50L2556 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:
1 USB port, 1 audio output, 1 antenna input, 1 component plug (Video), 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)

Presentation of the technical features of the Toshiba 50L2556

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

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 112.2 cm x 66.1 cm x 7.3 cm
Screen size in inches 49.5
Screen resolution Full HD
Display system Edge-LED
Display frequency 60
Sound power 7
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 5
Number of USB ports 1
Number of HDMI ports 0
Number of audio outputs 1
Number of audio inputs 0
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
Composite Input (Video) Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 92 W

Our conclusion on the Toshiba 50L2556

In conclusion, the Toshiba 50L2556 is a mid-range television set of good quality. Average in most areas, it is nevertheless a wise choice for consumers who want to have a well-made product.
Back to the future! As in the film, you are propelled into the past. In other words, it feels like it’s the 2000s. No smart tv? you read it right. It is possible, and it is the choice that Toshiba makes on this 50L2556.
For this model, we forget the LED and enter the display technology in Edge-LED mode. There’s nothing to worry about. The result is flawless.
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, the display frequency.