Good idea : the SO42AS-E50 LED from Shinco

What is the new Shinco SO42AS-E50 worth ?

The firm Shinco is deciding today to launch a new mid-range model with its SO42AS-E50.
In its 40 inches model , this television offers a definition dedicated to the pictures treatment.
Surely considering this price you couldn’t expect something excessive. You can comfort yourself with the thought that it is a mass of technology.
In addition this Shinco displays a Full HD resolution.  It could be said that this model gathers all the expected characteristics. Whether we consider its aesthetics or its size, the engineers of Shinco have developed a television admittedly a middle-range one, but a quality one anyway.
Has the Shinco succeeded in the challenge of an efficient television set. This is what we are going to see just after .

The design of the Shinco SO42AS-E50

The Shinco SO42AS-E50 with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
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.
The SO42AS-E50 is quite standard, flat.
With its glass surface of 40 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. Indeed it has a double base, in which we have a division where each part of the base has its place. With this, the TV is exactly the same on both sides, thus creating a very symmetrical and stylish TV that can be enjoyed in any room.
The charm of the SO42AS-E50 is undoubtedly its technology Slim design.
In short, the Shinco 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 Shinco SO42AS-E50 is revealed.

The screen of the Shinco SO42AS-E50

The display of this SO42AS-E50 is handled with care. This will allow connoisseurs to enjoy a quality rendering in home theater mode. The colours are faithful and deep black.
Shinco remains anchored in its technological choices and decides to equip its new television set with it. 
The Shinco SO42AS-E50 is available in the Full HD resolution. And with his 40 inches, he’s in a series of TVs that is at the bottom of its range.Whatever the characteristics, it is still a beautiful screen. On this point, don’t worry.
With a frequency of 60 Hz, this TV has a better rendering compared to its competitors, in the same category.
Note that with advanced technology, this TV gives you a Full HD quality picture .
My opinion to conclude on the display part. It’s in the range, without flourish or excess. An additional choice in the mid-range.

SO42AS-E50 from Shinco – 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.
In terms of sound equipment, the TV is equipped with two loudspeakers and a power output of 10 W.

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

SO42AS-E50 from Shinco – Embedded intelligence

It has almost become a habit for Shinco, this SO42AS-E50 has its operating system Android 8 Oréo; It will allow you to happily explore a number of entertainment options.
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 Shinco SO42AS-E50

This television Shinco SO42AS-E50 offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
Whether it’s your external hard drive, NAS or game console, all these elements can be connected to this TV.

This model has a total of 10 connections, not too bad. The Shinco SO42AS-E50 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:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio input, 1 headphone socket, 1 antenna input, 1 component plug (Video), 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)

Technical characteristics of the Shinco SO42AS-E50

Here is a summary chart of the technical features of the TV:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 20.2 x 92.5 x 52 cm
Screen size in inches 40
Screen resolution Full HD
Display system LED
Display frequency 60
Sound power 10
Smart TV Android 8 Oréo
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T2 DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 3
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio inputs 1
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
Composite Input (Video) Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 75 W

Our conclusion on the Shinco SO42AS-E50

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.
With a smart TV technology, you benefit from a relevant choice for a top-of-the-range model. Really interesting.
However, it is not the resolution that we expect from this television set. Indeed, the big advantage will be found in a very competitive price. Here, you will have a TV that displays all your video sources correctly and allows you to enjoy a very well defined picture in all circumstances.

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