43P615 from TCL : Test and analysis

TCL 43P615 : the new Ultra HD 4K

A good mid-range television. This is how we can introduce the TCL 43P615.
In its 42.5 inches model , this television offers a definition dedicated to the pictures treatment.
In spite of this size, the rendering and the picture result are good, without a doubt by means of the technology used .
Concerning technology, it is worth noting that this model is delivered with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  With a diagonal of 42.5 inches, this mid-range model canbe considered as a rather cheap television .
Through our review today, you will understand why the TCL 43P615 is ranked among the best TVs of the moment.

The design of the TCL 43P615

Sober but in line with current trends. TCL has asked its design office to make a product that tends towards the top range, but remains affordable.
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.
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 43P615 is revealed.

43P615 from TCL – The screen

The designers of TCL have made this new TV set 43P615. A new mid-range model with the characteristics of its time, a well calibrated image, and a high-performance processing.
With this new model, TCL confirms one of its technological choices. 
The TCL 43P615 is available in the Ultra HD 4K resolution. In addition, with a screen of 42.5 inches, the 43P615 belongs to the series of small models in 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.
Designed with a frequency of 50 Hz, we’re looking at a high-end TV. Perfect image and exceptional synchronization in game or movie mode.
Note that with advanced technology, this TV gives you a Ultra HD 4K quality picture .
Thus, the TCL 43P615 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 43P615

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 43P615 still has the advantage of not being saturated. In any case, the installation as presented ex-factory is just sufficient for this television set
In terms of sound equipment, the TV is equipped with two loudspeakers and provides 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.

The Intelligent aspect of the TCL 43P615

It has almost become a habit for TCL, this 43P615 has its operating system Android 9.0 Pie installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe 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.

The connection system of the TCL 43P615

All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
You will have few choices regarding connections. This TV has less than most of its competitors.

This model has a total of 9 connections, not too bad. The TCL 43P615 is at the bottom of its range. Not great compared to its competitors.
In detail here are the available connections:
2 USB ports, 2 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 3 antenna inputs, 1 component plug (Video)

Presentation of the technical features of the TCL 43P615

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

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 78
Screen size in inches 42.5
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system LED
Display frequency 50
Sound power 8
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 5
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 2
Number of audio outputs 1
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 43 W

To conclude on the TCL 43P615

Finally, this new TCL 43P615 is a television set that can go anywhere; it can meet the majority of needs.
TCL chooses 4k technology. A wise choice that allows you to face a device with a well-defined image and quality sound rendering. It’s beautiful and powerful at the same time.

From this new TCL we can retain 3 positive points:
the sound power, the display frequency, the screen size.