Sharp 40BG2E : a TV set entry-level

Sharp 40BG2E : the new Full HD

Sharp is now an important television manufacturer, and proposes this basic model 40BG2E, a possible choice tested by our Laboratory.
First of all, regarding the size of the screen, we are facing a 40 inches.
We are dealing with a rather small screen, which is quite unusual with this television maker.
Concerning technology, it is worth noting that this model is delivered with a Full HD resolution.  Even if the product belongs to an entry-level group , the result is serious.
You wish to buy it ? After reading our analysis, you will have all the elements to know if it is a good choice.

The design of the Sharp 40BG2E

With its design identical in every respect to the competition, this Sharp 40BG2E could have difficulty distinguishing itself in a tense entry-level market.
Considering the price level the design is good. We perhaps would have liked something more accomplished, but it is, it must be remembered, an entry-level television set.
Ultimately, the Sharp 40BG2E is a TV with a design that is simple and efficient.

TV screen presentation Sharp 40BG2E

Even for an entry-level model, this new Sharp has a quality image, well calibrated and a very good native contrast.
Sharp remains anchored in its technological choices and decides to equip its new television set with it. 
This model has a Full HD display. Which is already above the average resolution of the range.
In addition, with a screen of 40 inches, the 40BG2E is among the most models in its category.Whatever the characteristics, it is still a beautiful screen. On this point, don’t worry.
Even better, thanks to its advanced technology, the screen of this television provides a Full HD quality resolution.
In conclusion on the display, with the 40BG2E Sharp helps you to choose a low-end TV set, which will be perfectly at home in your kitchen.

40BG2E from Sharp – The sound

The power of the audio system is limited, which does not allow a quality rendering.
The television set is equipped with  two loudspeakers for a sound power of 10 W.

In conclusion, the sound of this TV will barely play all the sounds. Bad in the high notes and in the low notes. It’s not great; but that’s enough for this range.

Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set Sharp 40BG2E

You will also be able to access the Internet, either through your Wi-Fi connection, or for the most geek among you via the LAN; you will then be able to download a whole bunch of applications and movies.

40BG2E from Sharp – Its connectivity

The connection system consists of the minimum number of elements. The adepts of televisions in local network version will be disappointed by the lack of possibilities in terms of ports and inputs.
You will need to carefully choose the devices you want to connect to this 40BG2E. The reason? there are few choices in terms of available connectors.

It is with 6 possible connections that this 40BG2E is presented. Not all of your devices will be able to be connected. A difficult choice is on the way.

You have the following connections at your disposal:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 1 headphone socket

Technical characteristics of the Sharp 40BG2E

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

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 534.8 x 914.4 x 78.1 mm
Screen size in inches 40
Screen resolution Full HD
Display system LED
Sound power 10
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-C 
Number of tuners 3
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 3
DTS Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 65 W

Our conclusion on the Sharp 40BG2E

In conclusion, the Sharp 40BG2E is correct for simple use. No home cinema; and to be placed in a room less than 15m┬▓.
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.

If there are any positive points to remember, here are 3 interesting ones:
the screen size, the sound power.