The TCL 32D100 tops out at a 23 rating, based on its feature set and hardware capabilities. A 32 inch screen and 1366x768 pixels resolution are factors that go into this rating. This television also offers 768p HD, 32 inch Screen, 3 HDMI Ports. This is only just some features of this TV. Check out the specs page for a full list. Each person feels strongly about different specifications as it pertains to different specs of a TV. This is why you should review each TV thoroughly. Make Room
The TCL 32D100 boasts a 32 inch screen measured diagonally. The listed screen size can sometimes be different than the actual. This particular screen actually measures 31.5 inches diagonally. 32 inches is not too small of a screen if you are going to use it in your bedroom or some other tiny room that is not too big for this TV. Smaller TVs can be used for guest rooms or other rooms of similar size. Regardless of size, a person should pick a TV that offers the features you want. Series
The 32D100 is a member of TCL's D100 series. The 2 other models belonging to the D100 series include the 40-inch 40D100
and the 49-inch 49D100
. Here is Your Resolution
The TV can produce a max resolution of 1366x768 pixels. This resolution is often called 768p resolution. The resolution of a TV is typically aligned with the quality of the picture. Higher resolution televisions will produce a higher quality picture. The resolution, more than the size of the screen, is the biggest feature on the TV that shapes the overall quality of the picture that is displayed. It should be noted that vertical refresh rate, backlight type and LCD panel type all contribute, in some way, to the overall picture quality on the 32D100. Physical
How and what you connect to your TCL television is quite vital to overall quality. This TV offers up 3 HDMI ports , 1 component input , 1 composite input , 1 USB ports , 1 audio-out port , 1 RF cable input . Three HDMI ports is better than two! The old composite style connections are hard to find on televisions these days due to the reasoning that it is considered old technology as it pertains to the quality of televisions of today. Newer than composite, component inputs are still incorporated into some TCL televisions because they are able to handle higher definition transmissions than composite connections. All in all, the hardware of a TV is just as vital as the screen of the television itself. HDMI port type, internet connections, and even the audio in connections can determine the quality of the TV viewing experience. Finding and selecting the right TV can be difficult. It is always in your best interest to research everything about the television, not just the screen size! In Closing
So, the 32D100 from TCL would be considered a bad choice based on its 23 rating. All together with 3 HDMI portsits 1366x768 pixels resolution screen, lack of WiFi, and lack of SMART functionality, the 23 rating is accurate. Make sure you check out all the features on this television before you decide to buy it. Double check to make sure it has all the features you want.