RS50U1 : the television TFT from RCA

RCA RS50U1 : A Ultra HD 4K that makes the difference ?

RCA unveils a new model equipped with all the current expected sophistications, the RS50U1.
A quick glimpse at the specification sheet : 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.  Even if it is in a mid-range position, it offers interesting specifications, partly justifying its price.
Through our review today, you will understand why the RCA RS50U1 is ranked among the best TVs of the moment.

The design of the RCA RS50U1

The RCA RS50U1 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 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 RCA RS50U1 is simply flat.
With an interesting size 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, RCA has chosen security. The TV holds well, nothing moves thanks to this system. And whatever the price of the RS50U1, we prefer this kind of solution that guarantees that the television will not fall out of its place.A mid-range television set that relies heavily on its design and the quality of its materials; arguments that RCA has been promoting for some time now on these products. All this for a price that stays contained.

RS50U1 from RCA – The screen

The designers of RCA have made this new TV set RS50U1. A new mid-range model with the characteristics of its time, a well calibrated image, and a high-performance processing.
With this new model, RCA confirms one of its technological choices. 
The RCA television set displays a Ultra HD 4K resolution. Which is already above the average resolution of the range.
And with his 50 inches, he’s in a series of TVs that is among the models in the average.At the same time, we are dealing with a nice display on the screen.
With a frequency of 100 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 Ultra HD 4K quality picture .
In conclusion on the display, with the RS50U1 RCA makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.

TV sound presentation RCA RS50U1

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 RS50U1 still has the advantage of not being saturated. In any case, the installation as presented ex-factory is just sufficient for this television set
The equipment consists of  two baffles and a power output of 6 W.

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

RS50U1 from RCA – Embedded intelligence

For the software part, the RS50U1 RCA has an operating system Smart TV; You will have plenty of time to discover the world of entertainment.
With its Wifi or network connection (local LAN), this TV gives you the possibility to download apps or movies directly. An interesting option in the age of the cloud and online games.

Presentation of the connection technology of RCA RS50U1

All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
In this TV range, the RS50U1’s offers are among the widest choice of connectors. This TV has more than most of its competitors.

It is with 8 possible connections that this RS50U1 is presented. Almost all the devices in your home can be connected: the box, the game console, a multimedia server, and many other devices, in addition to your DVD or Blu-ray player.

In clear, the connections available on this model are:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 2 audio outputs, 1 headphone socket

RS50U1 from RCA – Technical characteristics

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

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Screen size in inches 50
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system TFT
Display frequency 100
Sound power 6
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 3
Number of audio outputs 2
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 137 W

To conclude on the RCA RS50U1

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.
RCA 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 RCA we can retain 3 positive points:
the sound power, the screen size, the display frequency.