TCL 50T8S TW : a television of 49.5 inches

Presentation of the TCL 50T8S TW

Recently TCL has released information about its new model of television . It is the 50T8S TW.
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.
A quick glimpse at the specification sheet : 49.5 inches.
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.  It could be said that this model gathers all the expected characteristics. Whether we consider its aesthetics or its size, the engineers of TCL have developed a television admittedly a middle-range one, but a quality one anyway.
Has the TCL succeeded in the challenge of an efficient television set. This is what we are going to see just after .

The design of the TCL 50T8S TW

The TCL 50T8S TW appears as a real masterstroke of the brand regarding both its interior and exterior design.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
A mid-range television set that relies heavily on its design and the quality of its materials; arguments that TCL has been promoting for some time now on these products. All this for a price that stays contained.

50T8S TW from TCL – The screen

The designers of TCL have made this new TV set 50T8S TW. 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. The use of LEDs provides an excellent image. 
The TCL television set displays a Ultra HD 4K resolution. With a screen size of 49.5 inches, this 50T8S TW is among the most models in its category.Whatever the characteristics, it is still a beautiful screen. On this point, don’t worry.
TCL chooses a frequency of 50 Hz, the television’s fluidity is at the top of its range.
Note that with advanced technology, this TV gives you a Ultra HD 4K quality picture .
Thus, the TCL 50T8S TW 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 50T8S TW

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 50T8S TW still has the advantage of not being saturated. In any case, the installation as presented ex-factory is just sufficient for this television set
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with two loudspeakers for a sound power of 8 W.

Finally, if we have to summarize the sound of the 50T8S TW TCL, it is the word correct that comes out.

50T8S TW from TCL – Embedded intelligence

For the software part, the 50T8S TW TCL has an operating system Android 9.0 Pie. You have the opportunity to explore the world of entertainment.
This TV offers you the choice of connectivity: Whether through its Wifi function, or through the local network with other devices or computer devices (fixed or mobile computers, NAS synology for example), your TV 50T8S TW is communicating.

50T8S TW from TCL – Its connectivity

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.

It is with 7 possible connections that this 50T8S TW is presented. Not all of your devices will be able to be connected. A difficult choice is on the way.

You have the following connections at your disposal:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 component plug (Video)

50T8S TW from TCL – Technical characteristics

The main features of this TV set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 96
Screen size in inches 49.5
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct LED
Display frequency 50
Sound power 8
Wifi Yes
Tuners available
Number of tuners 0
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio outputs 1
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 135 W

50T8S TW from TCL – The conclusion

Finally, this new TCL 50T8S TW is a television set that can go anywhere; it can meet the majority of needs.
This model uses Direct LED technology for its display. The result is good: the lighting is uniform and the contrast is pleasant.
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.

Finally, we will note all the positive points that are to be added to the credit of this television set. Here are 3 that I find interesting:
the sound power, the screen size, the display frequency.