Pros

  • Reasonably tweakable
  • Pretty good image quality
  • Ecofriendly LED TV at a good price

Cons

  • Poor audio and documentation
  • Limited port selection
  • No Web or 3D support
  • Mediocre remote

At A Glance

The Toshiba 40SL412U delivers decent image quality on an energy-efficient, LED-backlit LCD screen at a reasonable price. It's a good choice--if you can live without connected-TV features, 3D support, good audio, and other amenities.

Manufacturer’s Description

Consumers wanting to move up to a large LED HDTV will appreciate our model SL412U, ofering a choice of big screen sizes, amazing picture quality with exclusive Toshiba technologies, plus great home theater fexibility.

The Specs

Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
HDMI Yes
VGA Yes
Number of HDMI Ports 3
Composite Video Yes
Component Video Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 40.00 "
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Backlight Technology Direct LED
Digital Tuner ATSC
General Information
Manufacturer Toshiba
Manufacturer Part Number 40SL412U
UPC Code 022265004319
Brand Name Toshiba
Product Name 40SL412 LED-LCD TV
Marketing Information

Consumers wanting to move up to a large LED HDTV will appreciate our model SL412U, ofering a choice of big screen sizes, amazing picture quality with exclusive Toshiba technologies, plus great home theater fexibility.

Product Model 40SL412U
Product Type LED-LCD TV
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.toshiba.com
Product Series SL412
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • 40SL412 LED-LCD TV
  • Remote Control
Features Channel Labeling, Sleep Timer
Physical Characteristics
Height 23.5"
Width 37.8"
Depth 1.4"
Weight (Approximate) 500.96 oz
VESA Mount Standard 200 x 200
Height with Stand 25.25"
Width with Stand 37.83"
Depth with Stand 8.67"
Weight with Stand (Approximate) 34.17 lb
Video
Analog Tuner NTSC
Video Signal Standard HDTV 1080p
Standard Refresh Rate 60 Hz
Maximum Resolution 1920 x 1080
Scan Format 1080p
Built-in Devices
Speakers Yes

Performance

Lab Tests 2D
Brightness and Contrast Rating Very Good
Brightness and Contrast Score 3.9
Color Quality Rating Good
Color Quality Score 2.9
Detail Rating Good
Detail Score 2.9
Motion Rating Very Good
Motion Score 3.5
Power Usage
Green Rating Very Good
Green score 90.0