RCA 7" Portable TV, RTV86073

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  • 7" widescreen LCD
  • Built-in ATSC digital/NTSC analog tuner
  • Flip-out stand
  • About this item

    The RCA 7-inch Portable TV allows you to watch your favorite shows on the go. It comes with a built-in ATSC digital/NTSC analog tuner that allows for both kinds of inputs making the RTV86073 widely compatible. Further, the Digital LCD TV has a 7" widescreen display, a detachable antenna, flip-out stand, AC power adapter, rechargeable battery, and full-function remote control. The RCA RTV86073 also features parental control to keep kids from meddling it. The built-in speakers are ideal for public viewing whereas the standard headphone jack lets you use the portable digital television with privacy. Ideal for tailgating, camping, vacation, your deck or the office, you can use this RCA TV anywhere where you can get a TV signal.

    RCA RTV86073 7-inch Portable TV:

  • 7" widescreen LCD
  • Built-in ATSC digital/NTSC analog tuner
  • Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery
  • Detachable telescoping antenna
  • Flip-out stand
  • Built-in stereo speakers
  • Headphone jack for private listening
  • 7" digital LCD TV provides parental control features
  • Specifications

    Brightness: N/A
    Contrast Ratio: N/A
    Remote Included: Yes
    Resolution: 480i
    Response Time: N/A
    Ships In Original Packaging: No
    Tv Definition: HDTV
    Tv Technology: LCD
    Multi Pack Indicator: No
    Battery Type: Lithium Ion
    Model No.: RTV86073
    Shipping Weight (in pounds): 2.2
    Product in Inches (L x W x H): 11.1 x 2.7 x 9.6
    Assembled in Country of Origin: USA or Imported
    Origin of Components: USA or Imported
    Walmart No.: 550325116
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    Customer Reviews | 331 reviews | 3.4 out of 5

    3.5 stars

    331 reviews | 3.4 out of 5

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    Great TV, but a few things to keep in mind....
    12/2/2010

    Customer review by VirginiaUser

    5.0 stars by VirginiaUser

    This portable tv from RCA has a good clear picture and an intuitive design. When setting it up though you might get a blue screen with the no/week signal message. To remedy this first power the tv on and then press menu. Scroll over to the magnifying glass icon and make sure it is set to receive signal over the air instead of "catv". Second, allow it to auto scan for channels to program what is available in your area. Finally, if you live in a marginal signal area a more robust antenna than the one that ships with the unit will pull in many more stations and boost the existing stations' signal strength considerably. Hope this helps!

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    VirginiaUser
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Great TV if you have a local signal.
    1/17/2011

    Customer review by DrLile

    5.0 stars by DrLile

    Log onto this before purchase, http://www.fcc.gov/mb/engineering/maps/ input your address or zip code and it will give you the digital stations and their signal strength for you. We have 11 strong stations at our hunting camp 50 miles from the nearest large town. Great value for the money. $60 on line, use ship to store, otherwise $80 at the store. Great Deal.

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    DrLile
    Pensacola, FL
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
    Gender:Male
    Age:45 - 54
    Usage:A few times per month
    WORKS GREAT ONCE I READ ALL THE REVIEWS
    12/7/2010

    Customer review by SassySauls

    5.0 stars by SassySauls

    This TV almost went back to the store because no matter what I did I couldn't get any signal..then I started reading all of the reviews and the one that told me to go to the menu / magnifying glass / cable or air and I switched it to air I was able to pull in seven stations and I am in the middle of a Grain Elevator in an office. Very clear picture with just the antenna that came with it!

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    SassySauls
    Niantic, Il
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Ownership:1 week or less
    Gender:Female
    Age:55 - 64
    Usage:Every few days
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    by Eduardo14x 11/23/2010
    • Not sure if it works when your car is not moving, but no for a moving car.
      by kika01094/2/2011
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    • If you have a adapter converter and if you're not in motion. If you have it charged then you don't have to worry about a converter. But it's good to have one anyway IMO.
      by CruisinQueen3/2/2011
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    • Only it it is not moving(stationary)
      by fourthofeight1/16/2011
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    • As long as your setting still with line of sight of the broadcast tower. It has no extras at all. The sound and picture quality is very poor. I had to return mine.
      by yabadabado12/27/2010
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    • It only works when stationary.
      by 137912/18/2010
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    • Not if you're moving....
      by JeepStitcher12/14/2010
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    • AS LONG AS YOU ARE NOT MOVING IT WILL WORK FOR YOU.
      by OneExperiencedShopper12/5/2010
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    • Not while moving. It barely works while you are standing still.
      by BILLinAZ12/5/2010
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    • The Signals will not recieve in a "Moving" vehicle.
      by ArletteMW12/4/2010
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    • No, unless you aren't moving. Antenna signals vary by location, the signal gets stronger or weaker depending on the location of the tower it gets it's signal from. Channels also change from tower to tower.
      by mommyofcaden11/27/2010
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    Everytime I turn it on, no matter where I am it say no/weak signal. Any suggestions?
    by volleygirlamy 11/26/2010
    • Did you run the Channel Auto Scan ? When I 1st turned mine on it said that (Weak signal) But first you have to set it for OVER THE AIR channels or CABLE channels , then run the AUTO SCAN ...
      by mrwatcher8/17/2011
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    • Yep, same for me. You have to buy an external amplified antenna. I purchased an RCA amplified antenna at WalMart for $35. and it received about half the local stations.
      by barkleydog8/17/2011
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    • Return to where Purchased, their tech support & customer service terrible
      by JASAPSA8/17/2011
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    • Is your antenna hook to the TV? Try moving it around or maybe using a larger antenna.
      by fourthofeight8/17/2011
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    • I am assuming you are using the supplied antenna. Try going to setup, set to air and do a channel search. If this doesn't work or you have tried this, try a set of rabbitt ear antennas. Hope this helps.
      by PapaBoudreaux1/25/2011
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    • How far are you from TV stations. If to far you will need to add a better antenna. I assume you did a channel search?? If it has not been channel search it has no idea what channel/s are available.
      by Rayhurricance12/18/2010
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    • please press menu button and go to eyeglass.right top and use autoscan. to set up chann
      by desertmirage12/15/2010
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    • Return it... I did.
      by JeepStitcher6/21/2011
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    • GO OUT ONLINE OR A STORE AND GET AN ANTENNA THAT YOU CAN UPGRADE THE UNIT AND BE ON THE SIDE OF A WINDOW INSIDE YOUR HOUSE IN THE DIRECTION OF THE BROADCASTING SIGNAL AND YOU SHOULD PICK UP SIGNALS OK WITHIN 25 MILES AND BROADCASTING TOWER.
      by OneExperiencedShopper12/5/2010
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    • First, make sure if the setup (from the menu) indicates wither you are using the antenna or cable). Then make sure you run the channel scan for the mode you are in. If you are intent on using it as a portable TV, you can try and purchase a better quality set of rabbit ears. But I would take the TV along to the store, ask the clerk if you can try the rabbit ears -- even walking to the parking lot if necessary -- and be prepared to return the rabbit ears on the spot if they don't make a difference. Otherwise, you need to connect to a good antenna you would use for a regular TV or to basic cable.
      by BILLinAZ12/5/2010
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