TCL 55S525 : the new Ultra HD 4K
TCL unveils a new model equipped with all the current expected sophistications, the 55S525.
In its 55 inches model , this television offers a definition dedicated to the pictures treatment.
We are faced to a rather large screen.
Regarding technology, we are facing a model with a Ultra HD 4K 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 .
TV design presentation TCL 55S525
The TCL 55S525 with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
No revolution concerning the aesthetics of this 55S525. We are in line with market standards. At least we know what we’re buying: a television set.
A good overall score for this TV; it corresponds to design in the spirit of the times. A quality of materials and a visual aspect that does not make you insensitive.
This new TCL 55S525 is rather flat.
With a size of 55 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. 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 55S525, we prefer this kind of solution that guarantees that the television will not fall out of its place.
The interest of the 55S525 is undoubtedly its technology Slim design.
In short, the TCL has really succeeded the design aspect of this TV, which does not go unnoticed no matter where it is installed. If when turned off it has such an effect, the sensations take on a whole new dimension when the screen of the TCL 55S525 is revealed.
TV screen presentation TCL 55S525
The designers of TCL have made this new TV set 55S525. A new mid-range model with the characteristics of its time, a well calibrated image, and a high-performance processing.
TCL remains anchored in its technological choices and decides to equip its new television set with it. It’s Edge LED display and that’s too bad. Due to its age and new possibilities such as the led, you will feel like you are going back 10 years. The image is poor.
The TCL 55S525 is available in the Ultra HD 4K resolution. TCL presents this 55S525 with a screen of 55 inches; this television is at the top of its range. At the same time, we are dealing with a nice display on the screen.
TCL chooses a frequency of 60 Hz, this TV has a better rendering compared to its competitors, in the same category.
In addition, TCL has decided to use its mastery of advanced technology on this device, which allows it to benefit from a high quality Ultra HD 4K image resolution.
Thus, the TCL 55S525 allows you to watch everyday movies and videos without necessarily wanting it to be a home theater level. It’s a decent mid-range.
55S525 from TCL – 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.
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with two baffles with 8 W at output.
Finally, if we have to summarize the sound of the 55S525 TCL, it is the word correct that comes out.
The Intelligent aspect of the TCL 55S525
As with many other TV sets, the 55S525 has its 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.
This software environment innovates on the TCL 55S525 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?
The connection system of the TCL 55S525
As for the connectivity aspect on TCL 55S525, it provides you with sufficient elements.
With a number of connections below the average of its range, you will have to choose which appliance(s) in your home you need to connect to your TV.
It is with 5 possible connections that this 55S525 is presented. The TCL 55S525 is at the bottom of its range. Not great compared to its competitors.
You have the following connections at your disposal:
1 USB port, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output
Presentation of the technical features of the TCL 55S525
Here is a summary of the technical characteristics of the television set:
|Sizes of the television without stand||122.7 cm x 71.1 cm x 7.62 cm|
|Screen size in inches||55|
|Screen resolution||Ultra HD 4K|
|Smart TV||Roku TV|
|Number of tuners||3|
|Number of USB ports||1|
|Number of HDMI ports||3|
|Number of audio outputs||1|
|Number of audio inputs||0|
|HDR Dolby Vision Compatible||Yes|
|Power consumption||125 W|
To conclude on the TCL 55S525
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.
The choice of TCL to include the smart TV system with the best of its know-how in the 55S525, leads us to say that this high-end TV is worth having a good look at it.
Its Edge-LED display shows an excellent image.
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 depth of the colours.