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Sanyo DP26649 Review – 26-inch LCD HDTV

Originally Reviewed on October 8th, 2009

Sanyo DP26649 Review: 26” LCD HDTV

Up for Review: Sanyo DP26649 LCD TV. It is a 26-inch, widescreen Diagonal LCD model with a native panel resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. Its full HD resolutions deliver impeccable images, with desired clarity and depth. The 3D Y/C Digital Comb Filter further ensures perfect HD viewing experience, by reducing the moiré effects.

It has an integrated digital clear QAM ATSC and analog NTSC tuner that makes conventional analog broadcasts and digital broadcasts possible. However, one is required to have a HD programming source in order to take full advantage of this Sanyo model. In the absence of a HD source, the picture quality of any HDTV model is no better than a standard-definition TV.

DP26649 is available with a wide array of connectivity options including HDMI, Component Audio/Video, Composite Audio/Video, S-Video and RF inputs. These connections allow the user to easily connect several analog as well as digital devices to the TV set like DVD, VCR, Cable, Satellite and external antenna.

Sanyo DP26649 Features and Specifications Review:

  • Auto Channel Search
  • 2 HDMI input
  • 2 Component inputs
  • 1 S-Video Input
  • 1 Composite Input
  • PC/Mac capable (VGA D-Sub 15 pin) with mini Audio input
  • 1 USB input with Photoviewer
  • 1 Coaxial Digital Audio Output
  • 1 Fixed Analog Audio Out (R/L)

Making it a complete entertainment package, the model is also provided with a coaxial digital audio output that makes room for home entertainment receiver amplifier system in order to create theater like sound. Adding to its benefits is PC/Mac input that allows the user to substitute the TV screen as a monitor. Moreover, the presence of a USB input makes Photoviewer accessible to JPEG photos.

A design confirming to the viewer’s convenience, Sanyo DP26649 is available with wide viewing angles of 170 H x 160 V Degrees. This wide angle makes it easier for the user to view their favorite programs comfortably from any angle. Moreover, its space saving design makes it positioning easy, it can easily fit to any room space.

It is provided with detachable pedestal base stand that makes wall mounting option feasible. Energy Star compliant, Sanyo DP26649 is sure to help you save some energy and hence reduce energy consumption costs. gives Sanyo DP26649 8/10 stars!

4 Customer Reviews for “Sanyo DP26649 Review – 26-inch LCD HDTV”

  1. James's reviewOctober 23, 2010

    I have a problem with the Sanyo DP26649 the cable port on it is starting to go out after having it about a year now i bought it back in dec. of 2009 and channel 28 volume doesnt work anymore unless you pull out the cable and make the picture fuzzy and once you try to clear up the picture the sound cuts back out. if anyone has had this problem please let me know.

  2. john mason's reviewMarch 16, 2011

    channels come in and out sometimes for a couple days expected more than 2 years out of a tv

  3. Vicki Stephens's reviewNovember 07, 2011

    I think they suck. I bought my two years ago and it potted and then the picture went out.
    The only good thing about it is that I am now using it as my PC monitor. I will never buy anotther Sayno again.

  4. dave's reviewDecember 31, 2011

    had my dp26649 for 3 years and no problems at all.

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