Vu 40 PL : a middle range LED television set

Presentation of the Vu 40 PL

A good mid-range television. This is how we can introduce the Vu 40 PL.
A quick glimpse at the specification sheet : 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 Full HD resolution.  Attractive, user friendly, minimum bulk , quality image and sound, everything has been carefully finalized in this television, in order to make a nearly perfect product.
Through our review today, you will understand why the Vu 40 PL is ranked among the best TVs of the moment.

The design of the Vu 40 PL

The Vu 40 PL with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
A product that is correct in view of its price. A sleek but effective design. It has the potential to compete with other TV sets on the market.
This new Vu 40 PL is rather flat.
With its screen surface of 40 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. Indeed it has a double base, in which we have a division where each part of the base has its place. With this, the TV is exactly the same on both sides, thus creating a very symmetrical and stylish TV that can be enjoyed in any room.
A noteworthy innovation for this model is the use of the Slim design technology.
In conclusion, Vu has worked seriously on the design of this TV set. It’s efficient and it will allow you with this 40 PL to have a beautiful object in your living room.

40 PL from Vu – The screen

The display of this 40 PL is handled with care. This will allow connoisseurs to enjoy a quality rendering in home theater mode. The colours are faithful and deep black.
With this new 40 PL Vu, the company makes an assumed technological choice. 
The Vu television set displays a Full HD resolution. With a screen size of 40 inches, this 40 PL 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 60 Hz, this TV has a better rendering compared to its competitors, in the same category.
Note that with advanced technology, this TV gives you a Full HD quality picture .
Thus, the Vu 40 PL allows you to watch everyday movies and videos without necessarily wanting it to be a home theater level. It’s a decent mid-range.

40 PL from Vu – The sound

The Vu 40 PL 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 and provides a sound power of 10 W.

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

40 PL from Vu – Embedded intelligence

On the software side, the Vu 40 PL is equipped with the operating system Linux installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe 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 40 PL is communicating.

The connection system of the Vu 40 PL

As for the connectivity aspect on Vu 40 PL, it provides you with sufficient elements.
In this price range, this TV offers a higher number of connections than most of its competitors.

It is with 11 possible connections that this 40 PL is presented. The Vu 40 PL is thus at the very top of its range. The choices offered by its connections are simply enormous.

In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 audio input, 1 headphone socket, 1 antenna input, 1 component plug (Video), 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)

Presentation of the technical features of the Vu 40 PL

The main features of this TV set:

Characteristic Value
Sizes of the television without stand 100.5 x 15.4 x 62.1 cm
Screen size in inches 40
Screen resolution Full HD
Display system LED
Display frequency 60
Sound power 10
Smart TV Linux
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T2 DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 3
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio outputs 1
Number of audio inputs 1
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
Composite Input (Video) Yes
Dolby Digital Sound Yes
DTS Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 110 W

40 PL from Vu – The conclusion

The overall feeling about the product is satisfactory, it is not the best on the market, but it still allows to have an efficient television set.
With a smart TV technology, you benefit from a relevant choice for a top-of-the-range model. Really interesting.
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.

Finally, we will note all the positive points that are to be added to the credit of this television set. Here are 3 that I find interesting:
the display frequency, the screen size, the sound power.

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