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  • 46" (117 cm) Aquos Quattron 3D TV
  • Freeview HD built-in
  • Aquos Net +
  • 3D ready with 3D transmitter built-in
  • AQUOS NET + Internet access
  • Skype* and DLNA ready
  • WiFi USB dongle included in the box
  • USB time shift function


The AQUOS LE831 series uses the very latest Sharp image technology to give you the best possible viewing experience, no matter what you’re watching – 2D or 3D. The picture, with its natural colours, really comes alive and is rich in contrast and breathtaking depth. And what’s more, the energy consumption of the AQUOS LE831 is the lowest in its class.

This TV is 3D Ready (requires purchase of AN-3DGD20-B rechargeable glasses, not included) and can also convert 2D programmes to simulated 3D.

*Skype functionality will be available via free firmware upgrade expected July 2011. Will require additional purchase of Skype-ready camera.


Visible diagonal screen size cm / inch117 / 46
Panel resolution1920 x 1080
Panel technology RGBY / RGByes/no
Panel sub pixels 8 Mega / 6 Megayes/no
Panel technology 3D / UV²Ayes/yes
Panel colour processing10 bit
HD ready 1080p / HD TV 1080pno/yes
HD ready / HD TVno/no
Backlight system LED / CCFLyes/no
Backlight type full / edgeno/yes
Active Motion 800 / 400no/no
Active Motion 200 / 100no/no
Native Panel 200Hz / 100Hzno/yes
Scanning backlight / local dimming / film dejudderyes/no/yes
Smart AV Mode II / Mode Ino/yes
Brightness (cd/m²) / contrast ratio- / Mega Contrast
Life time (h) / Reaction time (ms) -
Viewing angle horizontal / vertical -

Reception system

SDTV / HDTV (MPEG4, H.264)yes/yes
DVB-S / DVB-S2no/no
DVB-T / DVB-T2yes/yes
Colour system NTSC (AV In) / PAL / SECAMyes/yes/yes

Audio system

Amplifier digital / 1 bityes/no
Automatic Volume Control AVCyes
Virtual / Dolby Surroundyes/yes
Dolby Digital Plus / TrueHD (optical drive)no/no
DTS HD / High Resolution Audio (optical drive)no/no
Number of Speakers (without Subwoofer)2
Speakers: output power (W)10 + 10
Number of Subwoofers1
Subwoofers: output power (W)15
Soundsystem B/G, D/K, I, L/L', Mno
Soundsystem B/G, D/K, I, L/L'yes
HD Soundsystem compatibility MPEG4 AVC / MPEG4 AACyes/yes


HbbTV -
Teletext (pages)2000
Electronic program guide (EPG)7 days, 3 views, genres, timer (not for recording)
Capacity of internal HD drive / internal memory (GB)- / -
PVR on internal memory / USB connected device - / -
Timeshift on internal memory / USB connected deviceno/yes
Timeshift internal approx. duration (h) HD / SD -
DLNA media player for Video / Photo / Musicyes/yes/yes
USB media player for Video / Photo / Music:yes/yes/yes
Player for Divx HD / DivXyes/yes
Skype / Skype ready - /


HDMI V1.4 / HDMI V1.3 4 / -
HDMI Features : Ethernet Channel / Audio Return Channelno/yes
HDMI Features : 3D / 4Kyes/no
HDMI Features : Deep Color / x.v.Colorno/no
HDMI Audio Formats : SA-CD / DVD-Audiono/no
HDMI Audio Formats : DTS-HD Master Audio™ / Dolby TrueHDno/no
AQUOS Link / standard CECyes/no
AV in / S-Video in / Component inyes/no/yes
Headphone / analogue audioyes/yes
Digital audio electrical (coax) / opticalno/yes
Common interface CI+ / CIyes/no
VGA / DVI / RS-232Cyes/no/yes
WLAN / LAN / USByes/yes/yes
SD card slot (video store only)
Dock made for ipod / works with iphoneno/no


4 Primary Colour Technologyyes
No signal off, no operation offyes
Main power switchyes
Optical picture control (OPC)yes
ECO button on remote, energy save mode in menuyes
ECO picture control (EPC)yes
LED backlightyes
X-GEN panelyes
EU Ecolabelno
EU Energy Efficiency ClassificationA
Energy consumption per year (kWh)111
Power consumption on-mode (W), IEC 62087 Ed. 2.076
Power consumption on-mode (W), IEC 62087 -
Power consumption standby (W), IEC 62301 Ed. 1.00.20
Power consumption off mode (W), IEC 62301 Ed. 1.00.01
Peak luminance ratio, forced menu (%)67
Peak luminance ratio, without forced menu (%) -
Mercury content (mg)0.0
Presence of lead yes
Reference period2010/1062 - 2011


Other FeaturesUSB WiFi dongle included. Separate rechargeable 3D goggles available in black (AN-3DG20-B). Skype Freetalk camera (talk7190) available in retail.
Cabinet colourBlack
Appearance -
Standard / touch buttonsno/yes
Swivel standyes
Remote control typeGA902WJSA
Size with stand (W x H x D in mm)1072 x 711 x 293
Size without stand (W x H x D in mm)1072 x 663 x 34
Weight with stand (kg)23
VESA wall mount (mm)400 x 400
EAN number4974019689067