Our view about Life S16502 from Medion : A TV Ultra HD 4K

Medion Life S16502 : the new Ultra HD 4K

Medion ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this Life S16502, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
This television is delivered with a  Ultra HD 4K resolution.  This television is part of the main group of current TVs. It doesn’t completely stands out among its competitors with this choice of Ultra HD 4K.
Although placed in the middle of the range, the manufacturer has tried to offer the viewer an image quality that allows an immersion.
We will see in detail if their objective is reached.

TV design presentation Medion Life S16502

The Medion Life S16502 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 S16502

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.

This model has a Ultra HD 4K display. Whatever the characteristics, it is still a beautiful screen. On this point, don’t worry.
With a frequency of 50 Hz, this TV has a better rendering compared to its competitors, in the same category.
Note that with advanced technology, this TV gives you a Ultra HD 4K quality picture .
Thus, the Medion Life S16502 allows you to watch everyday movies and videos without necessarily wanting it to be a home theater level. It’s a decent mid-range.

The sound of the Medion Life S16502

It is the custom to say that a good sound comes from a device with a lot of watts, however Medion has managed to combine average audio system power with very good sound quality.
The television set is equipped with  several loudspeakers and a power output of 12 W.

The sound of this TV is in a word immersive, and you feel like being in a small movie theater.

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

Life S16502 from Medion – Embedded intelligence

As with many other TV sets, the Life S16502 has its operating system Smart TV; It will allow you to happily explore a number of entertainment options.
With its Wifi or network connection (local LAN), this TV gives you the possibility to download apps or movies directly. An interesting option in the age of the cloud and online games.

The connection system of the Medion Life S16502

All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
Whether it’s your external hard drive, NAS or game console, all these elements can be connected to this TV.

It is with 13 possible connections that this Life S16502 is presented. The Medion Life S16502 allows you not to choose between the different devices to be connected. You can connect everything to this TV; the box, game console, multimedia server, DVD or Blu-ray player, etc…

In detail here are the available connections:
2 USB ports, 4 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 5 antenna inputs, 1 component plug (Video)

Technical characteristics of the Medion Life S16502

The main features of this TV set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 56
Screen size in inches 64.5
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display frequency 50
Sound power 12
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 4
Number of audio outputs 1
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Dolby Vision Compatible Yes
DTS Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 82 W

To conclude on the Medion Life S16502

In conclusion, the Medion Life S16502 is a mid-range television set of good quality. Average in most areas, it is nevertheless a wise choice for consumers who want to have a well-made product.
With its 4K display technology, this TV offers you an image quality close to perfection, and a sound quality above the others; Enhanced with an aesthetics that stands out, you have the ingredients of a device that you want to own.

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 sound power, the display frequency, the depth of the colours.