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Review of Sceptre 40 inch LCD 1080p 60Hz HDTV (Model: X409BV-FHD)

Very Good
Rating
4.10 stars
968
Reviews
$259.00-$499.00
Price Range
Reviewed on: August 25, 2013
Author: BoolPool.com

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Sharp and clear picture quality
  • Easy to install
  • No frills simple TV
  • Exceeds expectations in tight budget
  • Sleek and slim design
  • Very good price
Cons
  • Not very durable and reliable
  • The sound quality is poor
  • The picture flickers

Review Summary

This is the summary of consumer reviews for Sceptre 40 inch LCD 1080p 60Hz HDTV (Model: X409BV-FHD). The BoolPool rating for this product is Very Good, with 4.10 stars, and the price range is $259.00-$499.00.

Sceptre X409BV-FHD LCD Full HD TV delivers top of the line picture and audio quality at an amazing value. This LCD HDTV features a sleek and slim look with its enchanted glossy black housing that shines elegantly throughout the room. The built-in ATSC/NTSC/QAM provide vivid and stunning images. The marvelous screen with an ultra-fast response time of 8ms lets you watch your favorite shows and movies flicker free, a high resolution of 1920x1080 to help enhance the image to look crisper and sharper, and the amazing 5000:1 Contrast Ratio that automatically helps balance the images to look more vivid and lifelike. This TV also comes with an added bonus of the 3 HDMI ports and the USB port that helps further expand the functionality, allowing users to listen to music and view digital pictures quickly and conveniently.

Many reviewers like this TV for its low price but find this TV to be not so durable. The sound quality is lackluster and many users recommend hooking up an external speaker system.

Overall, Sceptre X409BV-FHD is a good and simple LCD TV at a very affordable cost.

User Voice

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Review Group #: 1
(4.00 stars)
10 Reviews
Picture quality is goodEasy to installThe picture is sharp and clear
Review Group #: 2
(3.50 stars)
11 Reviews
Excellent buyGood for tight budget Exceeds expectations
Review Group #: 3
(2.00 stars)
12 Reviews
Not very durable and reliable Many users faced problems with the TV
Review Group #: 4
(4.50 stars)
13 Reviews
Very good priceSound goes high and low on same channelLacks the bells-and-whistles of many of the new TVs available
Review Group #: 5
(3.50 stars)
13 Reviews
When sound is turned up high, the TV speakers vibrateSound isn't good Plan to use a separate sound system
Review Group #: 6
(3.50 stars)
15 Reviews
The sound is just fine - regular TV qualityThe sound quality is poor The picture flickers
Review Group #: 7
(3.50 stars)
17 Reviews
This TV has excellent picture qualityPerfect TV for the bedroomThe TV stops working Not very reliable TV

Where to Buy

StorePromotionsPriceAdditional Details
Walmart$259.00
Amazon$259.00
Sears$349.99
sceptre.com$499.00

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