TCL 50S525 : the television Direct LED from TCL

What about the new TCL 50S525 ?

Recently TCL has released information about its new model of television . It is the 50S525.
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.
First of all, regarding the size of the screen, we are facing a 50 inches.
Neither too small, neither too large. In short, an average unremarkable model.
Beside, this television is equipped with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  With a diagonal of 50 inches, this mid-range model canbe considered as a rather cheap television .
Why can we consider this 50S525 as convincing in spite of its mid-range position ? This is what we are going to discover in this article.

50S525 from TCL – Design

The TCL 50S525 appears as a real masterstroke of the brand regarding both its interior and exterior design.
Very different from its predecessors, the brand tries here to differentiate itself to meet the needs of consumers.
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.
This TCL 50S525 is rather flat.
With its glass surface of 50 inches, Another thing we can highlight in the design of this TV is the design of its support. Equipped with a double base, TCL has chosen security. The TV holds well, nothing moves thanks to this system. And whatever the price of the 50S525, we prefer this kind of solution that guarantees that the television will not fall out of its place.In conclusion, TCL has worked seriously on the design of this TV set. It’s efficient and it will allow you with this 50S525 to have a beautiful object in your living room.

50S525 from TCL – The screen

The display of this 50S525 is handled with care. This will allow connoisseurs to enjoy a quality rendering in home theater mode. The colours are faithful and deep black.
With this new 50S525 TCL, the company makes an assumed technological choice. The use of LEDs provides an excellent image. 
The TCL television set displays a Ultra HD 4K resolution. TCL presents this 50S525 with a screen of 50 inches; this television is among the models in the average.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, the fluidity of the images displayed on the television set is not exceptional. In some cases there may even be image shift problems. This also explains why it is placed in the entry-level of its range at TCL.
Note that with advanced technology, this TV gives you a Ultra HD 4K quality picture .
In conclusion on the display, with the 50S525 TCL makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.

TV sound presentation TCL 50S525

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 baffles for a sound power of 8 W.

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

50S525 from TCL – Embedded intelligence

On the software side, the TCL 50S525 is equipped with the operating system Roku TV. You have the opportunity to explore the world of entertainment.
You will also be able to access the Internet, either through your Wi-Fi connection, or for the most geek among you via the LAN; you will then be able to download a whole bunch of applications and movies.

50S525 from TCL – Its connectivity

All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
You will need to carefully choose the devices you want to connect to this 50S525. The reason? there are few choices in terms of available connectors.

It is with 7 possible connections that this 50S525 is presented. The TCL 50S525 is at the bottom of its range. Not great compared to its competitors.
In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
1 USB port, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 antenna input, 1 component plug (Video)

Technical characteristics of the TCL 50S525

The main features of this TV set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 109.5 cm x 61.6 cm x 7.8 cm
Screen size in inches 50
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct LED
Display frequency 50
Sound power 8
Smart TV Roku TV
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T2 DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 3
Number of USB ports 1
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio outputs 1
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
HDR Dolby Vision Compatible Yes
Dolby Digital Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Ethernet Yes

50S525 from TCL – The conclusion

The overall feeling about the product is satisfactory, it is not the best on the market, but it still allows to have an efficient television set.
In addition, it is worth noting that this 50S525 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.
With its Direct LED panel, this TV is doing better than average. The lighting is uniform.
For the display technology we are in 4K; you have a very good quality image, and an impressive sound quality; with its well thought out aesthetics, the result gives you a device that you want to buy.

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

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