Life S15501 from Medion : Our anlysis

Medion Life S15501 : the new Ultra HD 4K

Medion ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this Life S15501, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
Concerning technology, it is worth noting that this model is delivered with a Ultra HD 4K 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.
Why can we consider this Life S15501 as convincing in spite of its mid-range position ? This is what we are going to discover in this article.

Life S15501 from Medion – Design

The Medion Life S15501 appears as a real masterstroke of the brand regarding both its interior and exterior design.
A product that is correct in view of its price. A sleek but effective design. It has the potential to compete with other TV sets on the market.
A mid-range television set that relies heavily on its design and the quality of its materials; arguments that Medion has been promoting for some time now on these products. All this for a price that stays contained.

TV screen presentation Medion Life S15501

The Medion has a correct and well-calibrated image quality, but you have to do with a limited native contrast that is suitable for daytime viewing; forget about home theater programs in the dark.

The Medion television set displays a Ultra HD 4K resolution. In the end, it is interesting to note that beyond the size, the screen is well made. A point to add when choosing between this model and other competitors.
By providing it with a frequency of 50 Hz, this makes this TV set better positioned than its competitors. A perfectly synchronized image that will delight you for your home cinema.
Finally, Medion has chosen to put advanced technology on this TV, which makes it possible to have an Ultra HD 4K image quality .
Thus, the Medion Life S15501 allows you to watch everyday movies and videos without necessarily wanting it to be a home theater level. It’s a decent mid-range.

TV sound presentation Medion Life S15501

A brief listening allows us to see that it does not work miracles. The sound is far from exceptional. That’s enough for TV shows, but not for home theater showings.
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with two speakers for a sound power of 10 W.

Finally, if we have to summarize the sound of the Life S15501 up, it is the word perfection that stands out.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The Life S15501 Medion is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set Medion Life S15501

For the software part, the Life S15501 Medion has an operating system Smart TV installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe of entertainment.
This TV’s Internet access is possible either via Wi-Fi or via a LAN local network and you have the possibility to download a wide variety of applications and movies.

Life S15501 from Medion – Its connectivity

As for the connectivity aspect on Medion Life S15501, it provides you with sufficient elements.
In this TV range, the Life S15501’s offers are among the widest choice of connectors. This TV has more than most of its competitors.

It is with 11 possible connections that this Life S15501 is presented. The Medion Life S15501 is thus at the very top of its range. The choices offered by its connections are simply enormous.

In detail here are the available connections:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 4 antenna inputs, 1 component plug (Video)

Technical characteristics of the Medion Life S15501

The main features of this TV set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 80
Screen size in inches 54.6
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display frequency 50
Sound power 10
Wifi Yes
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
Number of audio outputs 1
Composite Input (Video) Yes
DTS Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 84 W

Life S15501 from Medion – The conclusion

With the intention of making a difference this new Life S15501 Medion intends to make a difference. Well thought out and well finished. This mid-range is a wise choice.
This 4K TV can also boast near-perfect picture quality, as well as clear, aesthetic and powerful sound reproduction.

From this new Medion we can retain 3 positive points:
the display frequency, the sound power, the depth of the colours.