55S425-CA from TCL – Presentation of this Ultra HD 4K
TCL ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this 55S425-CA, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
A quick glimpse at the specification sheet : 55 inches.
The engineers from TCL say they have worked with specialist from the Hollywood studios to get a high quality result.
This television is delivered with a Ultra HD 4K resolution. Even if it is in a mid-range position, it offers interesting specifications, partly justifying its price.
Why can we consider this 55S425-CA as convincing in spite of its mid-range position ? This is what we are going to discover in this article.
TV design presentation TCL 55S425-CA
The TCL 55S425-CA appears as a real masterstroke of the brand regarding both its interior and exterior design.
No revolution concerning the aesthetics of this 55S425-CA. We are in line with market standards. At least we know what we’re buying: a television set.
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.
The 55S425-CA is simply flat.
With its glass surface of 55 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. Equipped with a double base, TCL has chosen security. The TV holds well, nothing moves thanks to this system. And whatever the price of the 55S425-CA, we prefer this kind of solution that guarantees that the television will not fall out of its place.
The charm of the 55S425-CA is undoubtedly its technology Slim design.
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.
TV screen presentation TCL 55S425-CA
The display of this 55S425-CA is handled with care. This will allow connoisseurs to enjoy a quality rendering in home theater mode. The colours are faithful and deep black.
TCL remains anchored in its technological choices and decides to equip its new television set with it. 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 55S425-CA with a screen of 55 inches; this television is at the top of its range. Whatever the characteristics, it is still a beautiful screen. On this point, don’t worry.
By providing it with a frequency of 60 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 .
My opinion to conclude on the display part. It’s in the range, without flourish or excess. An additional choice in the mid-range.
The sound of the TCL 55S425-CA
It is the custom to say that a good sound comes from a device with a lot of watts, however TCL has managed to combine average audio system power with very good sound quality.
The equipment consists of two baffles with 8 W at output.
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 55S425-CA
It has almost become a habit for TCL, this 55S425-CA has its operating system Roku TV. 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 55S425-CA is communicating.
This software environment innovates on the TCL 55S425-CA with a new feature: control the television set with voice. Indeed, thanks to the voice control function, it is possible to change channels, TV sources, turn the TV volume up or down just by talking to it. Isn’t that convenient?
Presentation of the connection technology of TCL 55S425-CA
This television TCL 55S425-CA offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
If you have many devices and decide to connect them with this TV, you will have to choose. There are fewer than on competing TV sets.
This model has a total of 6 connections, not too bad. The TCL 55S425-CA is at the bottom of its range. Not great compared to its competitors.
You have the following connections at your disposal:
1 USB port, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 component plug (Video)
55S425-CA from TCL – Technical characteristics
Here is a summary chart of the technical features of the TV:
|Sizes of the television without stand||124.71 cm x 72.39 cm x 7.62 cm|
|Screen size in inches||55|
|Screen resolution||Ultra HD 4K|
|Display system||Direct LED|
|Smart TV||Roku TV|
|Number of tuners||3|
|Number of USB ports||1|
|Number of HDMI ports||3|
|Number of audio outputs||1|
|Number of audio inputs||0|
|Composite Input (Video)||Yes|
Our conclusion on the TCL 55S425-CA
In conclusion, the TCL 55S425-CA 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.
With a smart TV technology, you benefit from a relevant choice for a top-of-the-range model. Really interesting.
With its Direct LED panel, this TV is doing better than average. The lighting is uniform.
With its 4K display technology, this TV offers you an image quality close to perfection, and a sound quality above the others; Enhanced with an aesthetics that stands out, you have the ingredients of a device that you want to own.
In short, many positive points that make this TV a very good product. The following 3 points should be remembered:
the sound power, the screen size, the depth of the colours.