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Item #: 05232L4200
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A 32" TV is the "just right" size for so many situations: bedroom, family room or den, office.... Toshiba's sleek 32L4200U combines 720p screen resolution with an energy-efficient LED backlight to deliver crisp, high-contrast images that can stand up to the glare of room lights.
You'll find a total of three HD-capable inputs including two HDMI for connecting a high-def cable or satellite box, and a Blu-ray player or high-def video game console, as well as a compatible camcorder. If you're into gaming you should know that the 32L4200U's game mode reduces controller delay, making it a great choice as your primary gaming TV. Use the USB input to connect a thumb drive loaded with your favorite music or photos, and turn the 32L4200U into a giant digital photo frame. The PC input lets you hook up your computer, too.
Tip: For a list of over-the-air digital TV stations you can receive, as well as antenna recommendations for your location, enter your zip code in AntennaWeb's mapping tool.
Note: Sorry, we can only ship Toshiba products to the 49 continental United States and Washington D.C.; we can't ship them to Hawaii or U.S. Territories. (Solamente es posible enviar productos de la Toshiba dentro los 49 estados unidos continentales y Washington D.C.)
Average Customer Review(s):
Great picture, easy to use remote.
This is a decent TV at a decent price. I like that it still contains basic connectivity functions, like analog audio (RCA) type outputs. Connection flexibility is always appreciated and Toshiba is one of the few companies not skimping on this fundamental connection.
Pros: Good looking 32" TV set, glossy black finish, streamlined and space efficient. Analog Audio Outputs are simple and a lifesaver for older 2-channel stereo systems that don't have digital connections.
Cons: The TV is slow to change channels and has froze on me a few times. None of the remote buttons would work while it was frozen, except the on/off button which rebooted the TV and fixed the issued for me. Sometimes it seemed I had to hold the power button down for several seconds almost like a computer hard power shutdown.
|Screen Resolution (pixels)||1366 x 768|
|Screen Refresh Rate||60Hz|
|Backlighting Type||LED (edge-lit white)|
|Internet Movie Streaming||No|
|Bluetooth Audio Streaming||No|
|Picture In Picture||No|
|Parts Warranty||1 Year|
|Labor Warranty||1 Year|
|Type of Warranty Service||Carry-in|
|Total Video Inputs||3|
|Component Video Inputs||1|
|Composite Video Inputs||0|
|Optical Digital Audio Output||
|Coaxial Digital Audio Output||None|
|Analog Audio Output||
|Estimated Yearly Electricity Use (EnergyGuide)||72 kWh|
|Estimated Yearly Energy Cost (EnergyGuide)||$8|
|Dimensions & Mounting Information|
|Height with Stand (inches)||19-3/4|
|Height without Stand (inches)||18-5/8|
|Depth with Stand (inches)||7-1/8|
|Depth without Stand (inches)||1-7/8|
|Stand Width (inches)||13-7/8|
|Weight with Stand||17.6 lbs|
|Weight without Stand||16.3 lbs|
|Wall Bracket Included||No|
|Pedestal Stand||Assembly required|
LED Edge-Backlighting: The Toshiba L4200U LED-LCD TV utilizes LED edge-backlighting for a clear, crisper image with better contrast and color.
DynaLight: This function automatically adjusts the backlight intensity based on the image content. It constantly monitors the brightness level of each video frame, even in low light settings. As a result, you see increased detail and greater depth of images.
HDTV Tuner: The TV has built-in over-the-air HDTV (ATSC) and Digital Cable (QAM) tuners, so you don't need a separate set-top box to receive and decode over-the-air HDTV/SDTV or unencrypted Digital Cable signals.
720p Resolution: The Toshiba L4200U LED-LCD TV has a display resolution of 1366 x 768. All inputs are displayed at 720p. The Toshiba L4200UTV provides high definition HDMI & component video inputs.
Picture Size: When viewing a source, you can choose one of the following picture sizes:
Auto Aspect Ratio: The Auto Aspect Ratio feature will automatically select the picture size when one of the following inputs sources is received - a 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i signal from the ANT/Cable input; a 480i signal from the Component Video input, and a 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p, or VGA (60 Hz) signal from any of the HDMI inputs. A 4:3 signal is set to Normal, a 16:9 signal is set to Full, a 4:3 letterbox signal is set to TheaterWide 2. If the signal's aspect is not defined, the Picture Size defaults to the last manually chosen setting.
Picture Modes: You can select one of the following picture modes for each input:
Advanced Picture Adjustments: The television offers the following advanced picture adjustments.
CableClear: The CableClear digital noise reduction feature allows you to reduce visible interference in the TV's picture. This may be useful when receiving a broadcast with a weak signal or playing a noisy video cassette or disc.
MPEG Noise Reduction: The MPEG noise reduction feature allows you to reduce visible interference caused by MPEG compression. Choices for MPEG noise reduction are Low, Middle, High, and Off.
Audyssey Premium Audio: The LED-LCD TV features advanced audio technologies that include Audyssey Dynamic EQ, Audyssey Bass Extension (ABX), and Audyssey Dynamic Volume.
Tone Adjustments: You can adjust the audio quality by adjusting the TV's bass, treble, and balance.
Dolby Digital Dynamic Range Control: This dynamic range control feature causes the ATSC dynamic range to be further compressed, allowing you to switch from ATSC to analog broadcasts at the same dynamic range.
Two-level Mute: The TV mutes the volume half-way when the Mute button is pressed once on the remote; when pressed a second time the TV will mute the volume completely and when pressed a third time the volume will resume as normal.
Audio Outputs: The Toshiba LED-LCD TV is equipped with an analog (RCA) and digital (optical) audio output.
Media Player: Media Player allows you to view photo files (JPEG) and listen to music files (MP3) stored on a USB mass storage class (MSC) device using the TV's rear-panel USB type-A port. JPEG and MP3 files must be formatted in FAT16/FAT32. The TV will recognize up to 500 files per folder.
Note: Media Player also allows you to listen to music files while viewing a slide show of your photo files, that are stored on the same connected USB thumbdrive.
PC Input: This connection allows you to view the image from a personal computer on the TV screen. When connecting the PC to the TV, you will need a 15-pin D-sub RGB computer cable and a PC audio cable. The PC input shares the stereo audio 3.5mm input with the television's HDMI 1 input. Supported signal formats include VGA, SVGA, XGA, WXGA and SXGA. You can also connect the TV to your PC via the HDMI 1 input. Additional supported signal formats include 480i, 480p, 720p, 108i, 1080p. The TV can accept all these signal formats, but only display up to 720p.
Firmware/Software Updates: Firmware/software upgrades can be performed by downloading the latest firmware/software updates from Toshiba's Support Site to a USB thumbdrive.
Channel Browser: The TV's Channel Browser provides an easy navigation interface for all your channels and inputs. This feature allows you to navigate the contents of all your inputs, keeps a list of your favorite channels, and keep a history of the last 32 channels or inputs viewed.
Favorite Browser: The Favorite Browser allows you to quickly set up a favorite channels/inputs list that is integrated into the Channel Browser.
Channel Return: The Channel Return feature allows you to switch between two channels without entering an actual channel number each time
SurfLock: The SurfLock feature temporarily memorizes one channel under the Channel Return button, so you can return to that channel quickly from any other channel.
Channel/Input Label: Channel Label allows you to put the Call Letters (ABC, HBO, etc.) on the screen along with the station numbers, so you always know what you are watching. You can also label each video input source according to the type of device you have connected from a preset list of labels; Audio Receiver, Cable, Compact Disc, DTV, DVD, Game Console, HDMI, Laser Disc, Satellite/DSS, VCR, Video Recorder, or "Hide".
Closed Captions: The TV offers analog and digital closed captions.
Lock System: The TV's Lock Menu includes ratings blocking, channel blocking, input locking, and a side panel control lock which are all protected by the same user customized 4 digit password.
Timers: The Toshiba L4200U LED-LCD TV offers 2 convenient timer functions.
ENERGY STAR Certified: The Toshiba L4200U exceeds ENERGY STAR requirements by incorporating advanced power saving features Auto Power Off, No Signal Power Down, and Last Mode Memory.
Note: If it's possible, and you will be away from the TV for an extended period of time, you should unplug the power cord.
Wireless Remote: The supplied remote is pre-programmed to operate this TV and a number of functions on many other Toshiba components; such as a Blu-ray or DVD player.
REGZA-LINK: REGZA-LINK allows control of external Toshiba devices from the TV's remote control via HDMI connection. REGZA-LINK features TV Auto Input Switch, TV Auto Power, and playback control for DVD players, as well as Volume/Mute controls for your A/V receiver.
Pedestal Stand: The Toshiba LED-LCD TV comes supplied with a tabletop pedestal stand which must be attached using the supplied hardware. The TV weighs 17.6 lbs with stand.
Wall Mounting: The TV has four threaded inserts on the back for use with an optional wall-mount bracket. The spacing of the mounting holes is 200mm horizontal x 100mm vertical. The threaded inserts require 4mm machine screws (not supplied). The TV weighs 16.3 lbs without stand.
Note: When mounting the TV on the stand or a wall (with optional bracket) leave 4" of clearance on each side of the television and 4" above/below the television for adequate ventilation.
Attached AC Power Cord: The television is fitted with an attached 58" AC power cord. The power cord is terminated with a two-prong AC plug which sits 1.375" from the wall.
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