Television market in India has remained untapped for quite some time now. While there are not much frequent additions and change in technology, TV segment is still one of the most important aspects of a household. On the contrary, it doesn’t only restrict to homes but also extends to commercial use as well.
Most of the technology advancements generally happen on the upper price segment, while the budget and mid-range segment is currently picking up and manufacturers are now providing with some latest technology. But when it comes to choosing the right TV for your room, it becomes a difficult task with the plethora of options available in the market. So, in order to make it simpler for you, we have come with a list of top 5 TVs that you can consider right now.
Samsung (55) SUHD 4K Curved Smart TV KS9000 Series 9
Ever since Samsung announced its KS9000 series in India last year, it has hardly faced any tough competition. Although LG’s EG960T and EG930T OLED Curved TV’s came close but are extremely difficult to find in the market so Samsung’s KS9000 series still stands tall in the premium TV category.
The KS9000 TV comes in 55-inches display size which is beautifully curved and bezel-less and comes with Ultra HD (4K) resolution (3840 x 2160 pixels). These displays come with Samsung’s Quantum Dot Display technology, HDR (High Dynamic Range) 1000, Micro Dimming, Auto Depth Enhancer, Auto Motion Plus etc. Being a Smart TV you get the ability to access apps, games, built-in browser and a tonne of other features such as Mobile to TV mirroring, Sound Mirroring, Analog Clean View, Advanced Sports Mode, Voice Recognition etc.
It comes with a Quad-Core processor inside and also comes with built-in Wi-Fi with Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth, 4 HDMI ports, 3 USB ports, 1 Digital Audio Out port, 1 Component In (Y/Pb/Pr) port, 1 RF In (cable input) along with an HDMI Quick Switch. For audio, we get two speakers (one down-firing and one front-firing) along with a woofer which can throw out an audio output of 60 RMS with Dolby Digital Plus technology and DTS Codec. Samsung provides 1-year manufacturer warranty which does not cover accessories and transit damages. Currently, Samsung’s Curved KS9000 series is available for Rs 2,84,900 for the 55-inch size.
LG 49SJ800T 4K Ultra HD LED TV
LG is yet another name known for its premium TVs. The brand has vast a portfolio of televisions ranging from high-end OLED TVs to normal full HD TVs. And this one is no exception. The television comes with a 49-inch 4K UHD display (3840 x 2160 pixels). The TV uses Nano Cell Display technology, which gives vivid details and it also supports HDR content with LG Active HDR technology.
Being a Smart TV, it comes company’s webOS launcher and it comes with magic remote, which has different features including point, voice control, universal control, direct STB control buttons and more. Users also get single click access to their favourite apps and channel as shortcuts. The webOS comes with also features LG Content Store, such as TV Program, VOD, Apps and Games.
Coming to some hardware specifications, the TV comes with a Dolby decoder, DTS decoder, and has an audio output of 20 W. The Smart TV comes with video calling, video recognition, smartphone remote controller through a remote app, full web browser, magic zoom, magic mobile connection and more. On the connectivity front, it supports 4 HDMI port, 3 USB port, 1 LAN port, 1 Headphone Jack, 1 RF In, 1 Composite In (CVBS + Audio), 1 Component In (Y.Pb,Pr +Audio) and 1 Digital Audio Out (Optical). Overall, with a price tag of Rs 1,60,990, it is one of the best options available in the market.
Sony X70E LED 4K Ultra HD Smart TV
Sony recently unveiled its 2017 series of televisions and this one is probably one of the best models from the brand. The 49-inch 4K HDR display with a screen resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. The TV also supports High Dynamic Range (HDR), which increases the clarity and detail. It also features 4K X-Reality PRO picture processing, which basically upscales every pixel for better clarity.
The TV features ClearAudio+ technology, which fine-tunes TV for an immersive sound experience. It comes with 10W + 10W speakers output. There is a special YouTube and Netflix button on the remote for easy browsing. The television comes with built-in WiFi and also support screen mirroring. It comes loaded with multi-format USB play, which allows you to play music, videos clips and view photo collection through your TV.
There is also US HDD recording which allows one-touch and timer recording of a digital broadcast to any USB HDD device up to 2TB in capacity. On the connectivity front, it supports 3 HDMI port, 3 USB port, 1 LAN port, 1 headphone jack, 1 RF In, 1 Composite In (CVBS + Audio), 1 Component In (Y.Pb, Pr +Audio), 1 Digital Audio Out (Optical). The TV comes with a price tag of Rs 94,900.
Panasonic TH-58D300DX Full HD LED TV
Panasonic has a good reputation in the television market and the one we are talking about carries its legacy. The television comes with a 58-inch Full HD LED display with a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The television has a 178-degree viewing angle, which is a welcome move. It also features a vivid digital pro picture engine, which further enhances the picture quality.
The TV has a 20W speaker, which supports Dolby Digital Surround Mode. In the box, you get a TV unit, Remote Control, Power Cable, User Manual, Warranty information and Wall Mount. The television comes with one-year manufacturer warranty. On the connectivity front, it supports 3 HDMI port, 2 USB port, 1 VGA input, 1 AV out, 1 AV in, 1 Component In, 1 RF In and 1 headphone jack. Overall, with a price tag of Rs 66,990, it is a good option to consider.
Vu 50-inch LED50K160GP Full HD LED TV
The Canadian TV maker, Vu has some pretty decent TVs in different price segments. The brand has already made its name in the budget and mid-range segment and its Play series is particularly famous in the market.
The 50-inch model from its Play series comes with a Full HD LED display with a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. However, what makes it stand out of the crowd is the A+ Grade Panel. Unlike conventional display panels, the A+ Grade panel eliminates ambient light reflection and ensures that the integrity of the picture is always deep and detailed.
The TV also can movies from USB drive and has box speakers with 10W + 10W output, which provides some clear sound. One can also connect a PC or a laptop with the help of VGA or HDMI connection. There is micro lens optical design, which refines the overall picture quality. On the connectivity front, it supports 2 HDMI port, 1 USB port, 1 VGA input, 1 AV out, 1 AV in, 1 Component In, 1 RF In and 1 headphone jack. Overall, with a price tag of Rs 34,999, it is one of the best options at this price point.