TCL 40S330 : a television set Direct LED mid-range

TCL 40S330 : the new Full HD

TCL ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this 40S330, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
In its 39.5 inches model , this television offers a definition dedicated to the pictures treatment.
It is a small model. It will be more complicated for you to watch films or matches with all tour friends around.
Concerning technology, it is worth noting that this model is delivered with a Full HD resolution.  Even if it is in a mid-range position, it offers interesting specifications, partly justifying its price.
Has the TCL succeeded in the challenge of an efficient television set. This is what we are going to see just after .

The design of the TCL 40S330

The TCL 40S330 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.
A mid-range television set that relies heavily on its design and the quality of its materials; arguments that TCL has been promoting for some time now on these products. All this for a price that stays contained.

TV screen presentation TCL 40S330

The TCL 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.
TCL remains anchored in its technological choices and decides to equip its new television set with it. The quality of the LED gives an excellent rendering. 
The TCL 40S330 is available in the Full HD resolution. And with his 39.5 inches, he’s in a series of TVs that is positioned in the range of small models.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.
TCL chooses 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.
Even better, thanks to its advanced technology, the screen of this television provides a Full HD quality resolution.
Thus, the TCL 40S330 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 TCL 40S330

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 40S330 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 loudspeakers and provides a sound power of 8 W.

In conclusion, the sound of this TV will give you the majority of the sound spectrum. It’s average, but not of poor quality.

40S330 from TCL – Embedded intelligence

It has almost become a habit for TCL, this 40S330 has its operating system Android TV; You will have plenty of time to discover the world of entertainment.
This TV offers you the choice of connectivity: Whether through its Wifi function, or through the local network with other devices or computer devices (fixed or mobile computers, NAS synology for example), your TV 40S330 is communicating.

The connection system of the TCL 40S330

As for the connectivity aspect on TCL 40S330, it provides you with sufficient elements.
You will have few choices regarding connections. This TV has less than most of its competitors.

It is with 5 possible connections that this 40S330 is presented. The TCL 40S330 is at the bottom of its range. Not great compared to its competitors.
In clear, the connections available on this model are:
1 USB port, 2 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 component plug (Video)

Presentation of the technical features of the TCL 40S330

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

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 73.66
Screen size in inches 39.5
Screen resolution Full HD
Display system Direct LED
Display frequency 50
Sound power 8
Wifi Yes
Tuners available
Number of tuners 0
Number of USB ports 1
Number of HDMI ports 2
Number of audio outputs 1
Composite Input (Video) Yes
Dolby Digital Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes

Our conclusion on the TCL 40S330

With the intention of making a difference this new 40S330 TCL intends to make a difference. Well thought out and well finished. This mid-range is a wise choice.
With its Direct LED panel, this TV is doing better than average. The lighting is uniform.
In parallel, it will be necessary to add an important parameter: the price. You have here a television set whose price is very competitive compared to its competitors. In other words, including your final decision, you will have to take into account the fact that this is a television set that displays all your video sources correctly and allows you to have a very well defined image in all circumstances.

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.