John Lewis launches modestly-sized own brand TVs

British retailer John Lewis has launched its own brand range of LCD televisions. Sized at the smaller end of the market, the new John Lewis tellies are available with 19-, 22- and 26-inch screens.

All models get an integrated digital tuner for access to Freeview channels whilst set-up is said to be simple thanks to "one touch" remote tuning. The TVs also get two HDMI inputs, PC input, table top stands - and - screen cleaning cloth.

Complete with a free 5-year guarantee, pricing starts at £199 for the 19-incher, £269 for the 22-inch model while the 26-inch version costs £349.