Sharp 40BJ3E : a good Direct-LED television ?

Sharp 40BJ3E : the new Ultra HD 4K

Sharp ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this 40BJ3E, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
First of all, regarding the size of the screen, we are facing a 40 inches.
It is a small model. It will be more complicated for you to watch films or matches with all tour friends around.
Regarding technology, we are facing a model with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  It could be said that this model gathers all the expected characteristics. Whether we consider its aesthetics or its size, the engineers of Sharp have developed a television admittedly a middle-range one, but a quality one anyway.
Although placed in the middle of the range, the manufacturer has tried to offer the viewer an image quality that allows an immersion.
We will see in detail if their objective is reached.

40BJ3E from Sharp – Design

The Sharp 40BJ3E with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
No revolution concerning the aesthetics of this 40BJ3E. We are in line with market standards. At least we know what we’re buying: a television set.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
The 40BJ3E is simply flat.
With its screen surface of 40 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. Equipped with a double base, Sharp has chosen security. The TV holds well, nothing moves thanks to this system. And whatever the price of the 40BJ3E, we prefer this kind of solution that guarantees that the television will not fall out of its place.
The charm of the 40BJ3E is undoubtedly its technology Slim design.
In short, the Sharp has really succeeded the design aspect of this TV, which does not go unnoticed no matter where it is installed. If when turned off it has such an effect, the sensations take on a whole new dimension when the screen of the Sharp 40BJ3E is revealed.

TV screen presentation Sharp 40BJ3E

The Sharp has a correct and well-calibrated image quality, but you have to do with a limited native contrast that is suitable for daytime viewing; forget about home theater programs in the dark.
With this new 40BJ3E Sharp, the company makes an assumed technological choice. 
The Sharp television set displays a Ultra HD 4K resolution. This resolution is clearly better than what is generally done.
Sharp presents this 40BJ3E with a screen of 40 inches; this television is positioned in the range of small models.In the end, it is interesting to note that beyond the size, the screen is well made. A point to add when choosing between this model and other competitors.
With a frequency of 50 Hz, the television’s fluidity is at the top of its range.
In addition, Sharp has decided to use its mastery of advanced technology on this device, which allows it to benefit from a high quality Ultra HD 4K image resolution.
My opinion to conclude on the display part. It’s in the range, without flourish or excess. An additional choice in the mid-range.

The sound of the Sharp 40BJ3E

The Sharp 40BJ3E is not satisfied with displaying stunning image quality. Indeed, it also pleasantly surprised us with its well-made audio performance.
In terms of sound equipment, the TV is equipped with two speakers with 10 W at output.

In short, the ultimate in sound gathered in this 40BJ3E Sharp. The quality of manufacture allows you to immerse yourself in the best of home theater sound.

Finally, if we have to summarize the sound of the 40BJ3E Sharp, it is the word correct that comes out.

40BJ3E from Sharp – Embedded intelligence

For the software part, the 40BJ3E Sharp has an operating system Aquos Net+; You will have plenty of time to discover the world of entertainment.
This TV offers you the choice of connectivity: Whether through its Wifi function, or through the local network with other devices or computer devices (fixed or mobile computers, NAS synology for example), your TV 40BJ3E is communicating.

40BJ3E from Sharp – Its connectivity

All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
In this TV range, the 40BJ3E’s offers are among the widest choice of connectors. This TV has more than most of its competitors.

It is with 13 possible connections that this 40BJ3E is presented. The Sharp 40BJ3E is probably the best choice today. Most homes are now equipped with a box, a game console, a multimedia server, and other devices, in addition to the simple DVD player.
In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
3 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 4 antenna inputs, 1 component plug (Video), 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)

Presentation of the technical features of the Sharp 40BJ3E

Here is a summary of the technical characteristics of the television set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 88.5 cm x 49.8 cm x 8.2 cm
Screen size in inches 40
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct-LED
Display frequency 50
Sound power 10
Smart TV Aquos Net+
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 5
Number of USB ports 3
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio outputs 1
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
Composite Input (Video) Yes
Dolby Digital Sound Yes
DTS Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 90 W

40BJ3E from Sharp – The conclusion

With the intention of making a difference this new 40BJ3E Sharp intends to make a difference. Well thought out and well finished. This mid-range is a wise choice.
The least we can say is that this jewel incorporating smart TV technology offers you the Sharp know-how . An element that is a very good option in the high-end segment.
Sharp chooses 4k technology. A wise choice that allows you to face a device with a well-defined image and quality sound rendering. It’s beautiful and powerful at the same time.

From this new Sharp we can retain 3 positive points:
the display frequency, the screen size, the sound power.