SunbriteTV SB-60HD HDTV Overview
Until barely a year back, I didn’t know there was such an unbelievable marvel as a shopper review open air TV. Without a doubt, I’ve seen others attempt to fix up their average LCD TVs so they didn’t sear in the mist, seize up in the harsh elements or overheat in the rankling sun, however it came as news to me when I got a call from the people at Sunbrite about their motivation manufactured, prepared to-take-whatever-the compelling force of nature can-hand out TV.
I at last met the Sunbrite group at CEDIA 2012, where I saw one of the organization’s 46-inch open air TVs scrubbing down on the show floor. Sunbrite repurposed some kind of water include pump to dump water on the TV, gather it in a plate underneath and reuse it for facilitate TV-splashing. Somewhere else in its stall, Sunbrite played a video demonstrating the TV being “assaulted” by a bear and shot at by both a paintball weapon and an appropriate rifle. I valued that the organization got a kick out of the chance to show-and-tell, and thought possibly it would give me a chance to do likewise as a feature of a survey. Turns out, they did.
A month or so later, a completely enormous (and to a great degree substantial) arrangement of boxes touched base at my entryway on a transportation bed. The 55-inch show I got tips the scales at 109 lbs., and with that sort of weight circulated over its 53.3 x 33.6 x 7.3 (W x H x D – in inches) outline, it’s more than clumsy. Considering the 5560HD retails for about $4,000, I wasn’t going to do anything unexpected that may hurt it. Nope, the smack I expected to set down on this TV would have been altogether purposeful (and already endorsed by Sunbrite, coincidentally, so don’t get any wild thoughts). That being the situation, I chose to hold up two or three days until the point when somebody could enable me to erect the TV on the grower post that was provided alongside it for this survey.
So … that didn’t occur. Days transformed into weeks, and weeks transformed into months. On the whole, the 5560HD sat outside, secured to a custom made table remain for a while before I at long last got around to leading my “formal assessment.” In that time the TV persevered through well more than 40-creeps of precipitation, a few hailstorms, sub-solidifying temperatures, two or three windstorms that had me genuinely stressed over my rooftop (don’t bother the $4,000 TV), a hot tub party gone horrendously astray and a few suspiciously all around facilitated raccoon assaults.
In any case, much shockingly (and help), it gave the idea that the TV was doing alright. Furthermore, since spring has arrived, the time had come to quit fooling around about testing it out and demonstrating the world exactly how much (for the most part) true mishandle it could deal with.
Sunbrite offers a few distinctive mounting adornments for its full line of TVs. Considering the set’s weighty weight and the key significance that it not come slamming down because of mounting disappointment, I will propose adhering to the mounting equipment Sunbrite offers – especially considering the equipment accompanies a lifetime warrantee. For this survey, Sunbrite sent me a “deck grower post” and settled mounting section. The organization likewise offers roof mounts, divider mounts (both settled and shifting levels of articulating) and table-top stands. Clients can likewise buy extra remotes, cleaning packs and TV covers, among different extras.
The get together headings for the grower post and settled mount weren’t the best I’ve seen, yet I figure most people purchasing a TV like this will presumably procure an installer at any rate. Actually, I will ask proficient establishment in light of the fact that not exclusively does it take a noteworthy weight off your shoulders (truly) it additionally puts some risk on the installer, should anything happen to your expensive new open air TV.
The 5560HD’s bureau is made of a generally finished, high-affect ASA sap – the kind of stuff that can deal with a scour brush, however will decimate a wipe. Our survey test came in dark, yet silver is additionally accessible, as is white (however at a $255 premium).
The TV’s associations are concealed behind a long, rectangular entryway which is secured utilizing three strung handles. Coating the edge of the board entryway and the TV’s bureau is an utilization of froth strips which will seal around links as the entryway is shut. Enough space is left on either side to highway a decent measure of cabling, however we envision just two or three HDMI lines will be essential in many establishments. We observed the link directing framework to be more than sufficient at keeping dampness out.
SunbriteTV SB-60HD HDTV User Manual