Toshiba 47VL863 TV reviews and prices: 47" Full HD 1080p LED screen

46 customer reviews

This TV is a good all rounder.

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9.0 out of 10 based on 46 reviews.
Toshiba 47VL863 with 47" Full HD 1080p LED screen, 4 HDMI ports and Freeview HD. See full product description

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bindumol, cheadle Film and documentary lover

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
brilliant
Bad points:
none
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 10.0
Image quality 10.0
Sound quality 4.0
Design 9.0
Value for money 9.0
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Confirmed purchase: 26 Feb 2012

Stephen, london High spec fanatic

Score 7.0/10
Good points:
does the usual stuff.
Bad points:
As a smart TV Toshiba places is rubbish, tied to subscription chanels, and no web browser.
Overall rating 7.0
Ease of use 8.0
Image quality 7.0
Sound quality 5.0
Design 8.0
Value for money 8.0
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6 of 6 people found this review helpful

Confirmed purchase: 19 Oct 2011

Darren, Brighton Sports and games fan

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
Picture quality
Lots of inputs
Excellent for the price
Ethernet and usb
3D is amazing
Bad points:
Sound is not great
Smart function is very limited
No web browser
Overall rating 8.0
Ease of use 9.0
Image quality 10.0
Sound quality 5.0
Design 8.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 09 Oct 2012

Derek, Kilmarnock Multi-purpose viewer

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
Had this tv for about 3 weeks and all a can say is WOW picture quality is amazing blue rays look vivid and vibrant had ps3 and xbox on it and the picture is totally flawless
Bad points:
hard to find any really the sound isn't the best but would please most who don't have a separate sound system
Overall rating 10.0
Ease of use 10.0
Image quality 10.0
Sound quality 7.0
Design 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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1 of 1 people found this review helpful

Confirmed purchase: 03 Sep 2012

Maggie, Bedford Multi-purpose viewer

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
Stunning 3D tuner. Perfect HD TV and a great surprise was that the TV has a built in Freesast tuner, easily connected to my satelilte dish for all the free to air channels. Ability to personalise picture and sound for each input is another great feature.
Bad points:
None found
Overall rating 10.0
Ease of use 10.0
Image quality 10.0
Sound quality 10.0
Design 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 02 Jan 2012

Bola, London Multi-purpose viewer

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
Very slim and easy to use remote control
Bad points:
Reviewer left no comment
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 9.0
Image quality 9.0
Sound quality 9.0
Design 9.0
Value for money 8.0
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Confirmed purchase: 02 Jan 2012

John, lytham st annes Multi-purpose viewer

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
very impressed with our with our new tv
Bad points:
Reviewer left no comment
Overall rating 10.0
Ease of use 10.0
Image quality 10.0
Sound quality 10.0
Design 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 01 Jan 2012

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Product Features

Screen size (Inches) 47
Type of screen LED
3D Yes
HD TV Full HD 1080p
Freeview or Freesat tuner Freeview HD
Freeview or Freesat tuner FreeSat HD
Freeview or Freesat tuner Freeview
Number of HDMI ports 4
Number of scart ports 1
Connections Ethernet
Connections HDMI
Smart TV Yes
Frequency (Hz) 400
Response time (Milliseconds) 8
Screen aspect ratio 16:9
Contrast Ratio (X:1) 1600
Reflection angle 178
Horizontal resolution (Pixels) 192
Vertical resolution (Pixels) 1080
Brightness (Candela per square metre) 450
Energy efficiency B
Electronic Program Guide (EPG) Yes
Headphone Socket Yes
Weight (kg) 22
Release date 2011-07-01

Also known as: TOSHIBA 47VL863B

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Manufacturer's Description

3D for all the family.

The REGZA VL8 series combines the latest 3D, LED and Smart TV technologies to offer a complete TV solution. It delivers sharp, vivid, lifelike 2D or 3D images with incredible depth for an immersive viewing experience, and with 4 pairs of 3D glasses included the whole family can enjoy the magic of 3D. The VL8 offers internet TV access to YouTube, BBC iPlayer and Flickr as well as Toshiba Places.

Toshiba Places is a new platform for enjoying and sharing web-based content directly on the TV and provides access to web content including video portals, news services and on-demand TV services. Featuring LED backlight technology, Full HD 1080p resolution and 200Hz picture processing, the VL8 series delivers stunning colour, clarity and fast moving image quality, perfect for any type of content. Freeview HD allows access to terrestrial HD programmes, with Personal TV, Wi-Fi, DLNA and iPhone remote control (via app) capability also featured.


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