Television set TCL 50S434 : new reference Direct LED ?

TCL 50S434 : A Ultra HD 4K that makes the difference ?

TCL unveils a new model equipped with all the current expected sophistications, the 50S434.
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 .
In addition this TCL displays a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  With a diagonal of 49.5 inches, this mid-range model canbe considered as a rather cheap television .
Through our review today, you will understand why the TCL 50S434 is ranked among the best TVs of the moment.

The design of the TCL 50S434

The TCL 50S434 with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
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.
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.

The screen of the TCL 50S434

The display of this 50S434 is handled with care. This will allow connoisseurs to enjoy a quality rendering in home theater mode. The colours are faithful and deep black.
With this new 50S434 TCL, the company makes an assumed technological choice. The quality of the LED gives an excellent rendering. 
With regard to the display, the company proposes a Ultra HD 4K resolution. TCL presents this 50S434 with a screen of 49.5 inches; this television is positioned in the range of small models.At the same time, we are dealing with a nice display on the screen.
By providing it with a frequency of 50 Hz, this makes this TV set better positioned than its competitors. A perfectly synchronized image that will delight you for your home cinema.
Finally, TCL has chosen to put advanced technology on this TV, which makes it possible to have an Ultra HD 4K image quality .
In conclusion on the display, with the 50S434 TCL makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.

The sound of the TCL 50S434

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 50S434 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 television set is equipped with  two baffles and a power output of 8 W.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The 50S434 TCL is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set TCL 50S434

On the software side, the TCL 50S434 is equipped with the operating system Android TV installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe 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 50S434 is communicating.

50S434 from TCL – Its connectivity

All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
In this TV range, the 50S434’s offers are among the widest choice of connectors. This TV has more than most of its competitors.

It is with 6 possible connections that this 50S434 is presented. The TCL 50S434 is thus at the very top of its range. The choices offered by its connections are simply enormous.

In detail here are the available connections:
1 USB port, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 component plug (Video)

Presentation of the technical features of the TCL 50S434

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

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 83.82
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 1
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio outputs 1
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
Dolby Digital Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes

To conclude on the TCL 50S434

In conclusion, the TCL 50S434 is a mid-range television set of good quality. Average in most areas, it is nevertheless a wise choice for consumers who want to have a well-made product.
The Direct LED screen improves the overall image rendering and provides greater uniformity.
This 4K TV can also boast near-perfect picture quality, as well as clear, aesthetic and powerful sound reproduction.

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