TCL 50S434 : the new Ultra HD 4K
TCL ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this 50S434, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
First, the size : 49.5 inches on this device.
Small but tough ; hopefully seeing its size , it will perhaps follow you (house move or holidays…). Good opportunities to test its reliability in the long run.
Regarding technology, we are facing a model with a Ultra HD 4K resolution. It could be said that this model gathers all the expected characteristics. Whether we consider its aesthetics or its size, the engineers of TCL have developed a television admittedly a middle-range one, but a quality one anyway.
Why can we consider this 50S434 as convincing in spite of its mid-range position ? This is what we are going to discover in this article.
TV design presentation TCL 50S434
The TCL 50S434 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 conclusion, TCL has worked seriously on the design of this TV set. It’s efficient and it will allow you with this 50S434 to have a beautiful object in your living room.
The screen of the TCL 50S434
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.
With this new model, TCL confirms one of its technological choices. The quality of the LED gives an excellent rendering.
The TCL 50S434 is available in the Ultra HD 4K resolution. In addition, with a screen of 49.5 inches, the 50S434 is at the bottom of its range.Beyond its size, we are still in front of a beautiful quality screen.
TCL chooses a frequency of 50 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.
My opinion to conclude on the display part. It’s in the range, without flourish or excess. An additional choice in the mid-range.
TV sound presentation TCL 50S434
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 television set is equipped with two speakers with 8 W at output.
The sound quality of this TV is average. Don’t push the volume too hard, you’d be disappointed.
Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set TCL 50S434
As with many other TV sets, the 50S434 has its operating system Android TV. You have the opportunity to explore 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 50S434 is communicating.
50S434 from TCL – Its connectivity
As for the connectivity aspect on TCL 50S434, it provides you with sufficient elements.
Thanks to its above-average number of connections, this TV is very generous.
It is with 6 possible connections that this 50S434 is presented. The TCL 50S434 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 clear, the connections available on this model are:
1 USB port, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 component plug (Video)
Technical characteristics of the TCL 50S434
Here is a summary chart of the technical features of the TV:
|Sizes of the television without stand||83.82|
|Screen size in inches||49.5|
|Screen resolution||Ultra HD 4K|
|Display system||Direct LED|
|Number of tuners||0|
|Number of USB ports||1|
|Number of HDMI ports||3|
|Number of audio outputs||1|
|Composite Input (Video)||Yes|
|Dolby Digital Sound||Yes|
To conclude on the TCL 50S434
With the intention of making a difference this new 50S434 TCL intends to make a difference. Well thought out and well finished. This mid-range is a wise choice.
The Direct LED screen improves the overall image rendering and provides greater uniformity.
This 4K TV can also boast near-perfect picture quality, as well as clear, aesthetic and powerful sound reproduction.
If there are any positive points to remember, here are 3 interesting ones:
the sound power, the screen size, the display frequency.