P659-G1 : Vizio has a display Direct LED

Presentation of the Vizio P659-G1

Recently Vizio has released information about its new model of television . It is the P659-G1.
Classified in the mid-range category. we thought we had to have a closer look at it in order to check whether the constructor had done a good job or not.
A quick glimpse at the specification sheet : 65 inches.
We are faced to a rather large screen.
Regarding technology, we are facing a model 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.

The design of the Vizio P659-G1

Sober but in line with current trends. Vizio has asked its design office to make a product that tends towards the top range, but remains affordable.
No revolution concerning the aesthetics of this P659-G1. We are in line with market standards. At least we know what we’re buying: a television set.
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.
The P659-G1 is rather flat.
With an interesting size of 65 inches, Another thing we can highlight in the design of this TV is the design of its support. Equipped with a double base, Vizio has chosen security. The TV holds well, nothing moves thanks to this system. And whatever the price of the P659-G1, we prefer this kind of solution that guarantees that the television will not fall out of its place.
The charm of the P659-G1 is undoubtedly its technology Slim Metal Design.
A mid-range television set that relies heavily on its design and the quality of its materials; arguments that Vizio has been promoting for some time now on these products. All this for a price that stays contained.

TV screen presentation Vizio P659-G1

The designers of Vizio have made this new TV set P659-G1. A new mid-range model with the characteristics of its time, a well calibrated image, and a high-performance processing.
With this new model, Vizio confirms one of its technological choices. The quality of the LED gives an excellent rendering. 
This model has a Ultra HD 4K display. With a screen size of 65 inches, this P659-G1 is at the top of its range. 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.
Vizio chooses a frequency of 120 Hz, the television’s fluidity is at the top of its range.
Even better, thanks to its advanced technology, the screen of this television provides a Ultra HD 4K quality resolution.
In conclusion on the display, with the P659-G1 Vizio makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.

P659-G1 from Vizio – The sound

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.
The equipment consists of  two speakers and a power output of 10 W.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The P659-G1 Vizio is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

The Intelligent aspect of the Vizio P659-G1

For the software part, the P659-G1 Vizio has an operating system SmartCast 3; You will have plenty of time to discover the world 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.
This software environment innovates on the Vizio P659-G1 with a new feature: control the television set with voice. Indeed, thanks to the voice control function, it is possible to change channels, TV sources, turn the TV volume up or down just by talking to it. Isn’t that convenient?

Presentation of the connection technology of Vizio P659-G1

As for the connectivity aspect on Vizio P659-G1, it provides you with sufficient elements.
In this TV range, the P659-G1’s offers are among the widest choice of connectors. This TV has more than most of its competitors.

It is with 10 possible connections that this P659-G1 is presented. The Vizio P659-G1 is probably the best choice today. Most homes are now equipped with a box, a game console, a multimedia server, and other devices, in addition to the simple DVD player.
In detail here are the available connections:
1 USB port, 6 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 component plug (Video), 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)

Technical characteristics of the Vizio P659-G1

Here is a summary chart of the technical features of the TV:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 142.848 cm x 80.352 cm x 6.91 cm
Screen size in inches 65
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct LED
Display frequency 120
Sound power 10
Smart TV SmartCast 3
Wifi Yes
Tuners available
Number of tuners 3
Number of USB ports 1
Number of HDMI ports 6
Number of audio outputs 1
Number of audio inputs 0
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
HDR Dolby Vision Compatible Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Ethernet Yes

To conclude on the Vizio P659-G1

With the intention of making a difference this new P659-G1 Vizio intends to make a difference. Well thought out and well finished. This mid-range is a wise choice.
In addition, it is worth noting that this P659-G1 is equipped with smart TV technology. Thanks to this, you have a top-of-the-range device in its category, which makes it a relevant choice.
A Direct LED panel animates this television. The rendering is good, even very good.
This 4K TV can also boast near-perfect picture quality, as well as clear, aesthetic and powerful sound reproduction.

In short, many positive points that make this TV a very good product. The following 3 points should be remembered:
the screen size, the depth of the colours, the display frequency.