Life E12844 from Medion : Test and analysis

Medion Life E12844 : A HD that makes the difference ?

The firm Medion is deciding today to launch a new mid-range model with its Life E12844.
Concerning technology, it is worth noting that this model is delivered with a HD resolution.  Attractive, user friendly, minimum bulk , quality image and sound, everything has been carefully finalized in this television, in order to make a nearly perfect product.
Should we let ourselves be convinced by this Life E12844 Medion ? All answer elements just after.

Life E12844 from Medion – Design

The Medion Life E12844 with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
In short, the Medion has really succeeded the design aspect of this TV, which does not go unnoticed no matter where it is installed. If when turned off it has such an effect, the sensations take on a whole new dimension when the screen of the Medion Life E12844 is revealed.

Life E12844 from Medion – The screen

With regard to the display, the company proposes a HD resolution. At the same time, we are dealing with a nice display on the screen.
With a frequency of 50 Hz, this TV has a better rendering compared to its competitors, in the same category.
In addition, Medion has decided to use its mastery of advanced technology on this device, which allows it to benefit from a high quality HD image resolution.
To conclude the display part, we could say that it is interesting and effective; it is a mid-range TV that is worth the detour.

Life E12844 from Medion – The sound

The sound quality is correct but nothing more. The typical low-medium and mid-range sounds are far from what the competition offers. The sound of the Life E12844 still has the advantage of not being saturated. In any case, the installation as presented ex-factory is just sufficient for this television set
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with two speakers for a sound power of 8 W.

The sound quality of this TV is average. Don’t push the volume too hard, you’d be disappointed.

Life E12844 from Medion – Embedded intelligence

As with many other TV sets, the Life E12844 has its operating system Smart TV; You will have plenty of time to discover the world of entertainment.

The connection system of the Medion Life E12844

This television Medion Life E12844 offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
Whether it’s your external hard drive, NAS or game console, all these elements can be connected to this TV.

This model has a total of 10 connections, not too bad. Almost all the devices in your home can be connected: the box, the game console, a multimedia server, and many other devices, in addition to your DVD or Blu-ray player.

You have the following connections at your disposal:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 4 antenna inputs, 1 component plug (Video)

Life E12844 from Medion – Technical characteristics

Here is a summary of the technical characteristics of the television set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 90
Screen size in inches 31.5
Screen resolution HD
Display frequency 50
Sound power 8
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 5
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 3
Composite Input (Video) Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Power consumption 31 W

Our conclusion on the Medion Life E12844

The overall feeling about the product is satisfactory, it is not the best on the market, but it still allows to have an efficient television set.
It’s a smart choice for this TV. HD resolution for daily use. In a few years the prices of Ultra 8k will have dropped.

Finally, we will note all the positive points that are to be added to the credit of this television set. Here are 3 that I find interesting:
the depth of the colours, the sound power, the display frequency.