TCL 4 Series 43-S455 TV 2022 Review

6.8 Mixed Usages
6.2 TV Shows:
7 HDR Movies:
7.5 HDR Gaming:
6.3 Sports( Considering Day Light)
7 PC Monitor ():
Release year: 2022 Rating: 4.5
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Specification

GENERAL

Screen Size Variation Under 55 Inches , 55-65 Inches , 65-77 Inches , 77-90 Inches inch
Features: Smart TV , HDR , High Definition , CEC Enabled , With Energy Saving Mode
Display Type: LED
Screen Design Flat Tv
Connectivity: HDMI , WiFi , USB , Ethernet , Optical Audio , RF
Number Of HDMI Ports: 3
HDR HDR10 , HLG
Refresh Rate: 60 Hz
Next Gen. Gaming Feature: ALLM (Auto Low Latency Mode) , eARC
TV Type Indoor
Special Feature: Roku TV OS, HDR Support, Voice Control Support, Game Mode
Supported Internet Services: Netflix, Pandora, Hulu, Amazon Instant Video, YouTube

DISPLAY SPECS

Screen Size: 43 inches
Display Type LED
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Screen Resolution (pixels): Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Screen Refresh Rate: 60Hz
Viewing Angle 178 degree
Backlight Type: Direct
Quantum Dot Color: No
Video Processing Technology:
HDR (High Dynamic Range): 1

PICTURE QUALITY:[TEST SUMMARY REPORT]

Contrast: Contrast 10,942 : 1, Native Contrast 10,942 : 1
Brightness: peak 290 cd/m²
Local Dimming: No
Gray & Black Uniformity: 50% Std. Dev-4.611%, 50% DSE-0.232% & Black Uniformity Native Std. Dev-0.435%
Viewing Angle: 178 degree
Reflections: Total Reflections 5.3%
Calibration: Pre White Balance dE-1.92, Color dE-5.43, Gamma-2.10
Pixels & Motion: Type LED,
Input Handling (480p and 720p): This TV can't upscale low-resolution content very well.
Input Handling (1080p): When receiving a 1080p (1920 x 1080 pixels) signal, the TV will upscale the content to fit its native resolution.
Input Handling (4k): N/A
Color Gamut: Color Gamut DCI-P3DCI P3 xy-76.25%, DCI P3 uv-81.44%
Color Volume: : P3 Color Volume ITP1,000 cd/m² DCI P3 Coverage ITP 45.9%
Gradient & Response Time: 16.4 ms
Supported Resolutions: 480p, 720p,1080p
Interface: Roku TV

INPUT/OUTPUT OPTIONS:

Numbers of HDMI:
HDMI Version 0
Audio Return Channel 1
Optical Digital Audio Output: 1
Component Video Inputs: 1
Composite Video Inputs: 0
3.5mm Composite A/V Inputs: 0
RF Inputs: 1
USB Ports: 1
Analog Audio/Headphone Output: 1

INPUTS SPECIFICATIONS:

HDR10: Yes
HDR10+ : N/A
Dolby Vision: N/A
HLG : Yes
HDMI 2.0 : Yes (HDMI 1,2,3,4)
HDMI 2.1 : No
CEC Enabled: Yes
HDCP 2.2: Yes (HDMI 1,2,3,4)
ATSC Tuner: 1.0
USB 3.0 : N/A
Variable Analog Audio Out: Yes
Wi-Fi : Yes (2.4 GHz, 5 GHz)

AUDIO PASSTHROUGH:

ARC/eARC Port : eARC
eARC: Dolby Atmos Over Dolby Digital Plus : Yes
eARC: Dolby Digital Plus 7.1 : Yes
eARC: LPCM 7.1 Over Dolby MAT: Yes
eARC: Dolby TrueHD 7.1 : Yes
eARC: DTS:X Over DTS-HD Master Audio: N/A
eARC: DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1: N/A
eARC: LPCM Channels (Bitstream) : 7.1
ARC: Dolby Digital 5.1 Yes
ARC: DTS 5.1 Yes
Optical: Dolby Digital 5.1: N/A
Optical: DTS 5.1 : N/A

BUILT-IN SPEAKER PERFORMANCE( TEST SUMMARY REPORT)

Built-in Speakers:
Voice Clarity: 0
Distortion: Weighted THD @ 80 0.156, Weighted THD @ Max 0.380, IMD @ 80 5.55%
Frequency Response: Extension 151.02 Hz
Bass: 0
Soundstage: 1
Immersion:
Dolby Atmos Support:
Audio Passthrough:
Recommendation:

APPS AND FEATURES

Cast Capable Yes
USB Drive Playback Yes
USB Drive HDR Playback Yes
HDR in Netflix Yes
HDR in YouTube Yes
Apps Navigation Average

SMART TV FEATURES

Operating System Roku TV
CPU / Processor
Graphic Processor / GPU
RAM
Storage
Chromecast Not Supported
Alexa Built-in

GAMING FEATURE:

PS5 Compatibility: Yes
Xbox Series X |S Compatibility Yes
Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM): Yes
Variable Refresh Rate (VRR): N/A
Input Lag: 51.4 ms
HDR: Yes
High Frame Rate (HFR): UP to 60Hz
Additional Features: Game mode

REMOTE CONTROL

Voice Control Yes
Universal Remote Support for HDMI Device Yes
Universal Remote Support for non-HDMI Device N/A
Remote App Roku

DESIGN & BUILT QUALITY:

Dimensions 22.2 x 38.3 x 2.9 Inches
Style The overall design is pretty basic; it looks good but isn't very premium. It has thin bezels on three side
Back & Borders: Back Wall Mount VESA 200x200 & Borders 0.39
Thickness: Max Thickness 3.15
Build Quality: The build quality is just okay. It's built using basic materials and cheap plastic,
Longevity: No
Stand: The V-shaped feet are wide-set, so they take up a lot of space, and you'll need a large cabinet for the larger sizes if you're not planning on wall-mounting it.
Included Components: Power Cable, Remote Control, 2x Remote Control Batteries, Stand, Quick Start Guide, User Guide

RATING SYSTEM:

TV Shows: 6.2
HDR Movies: 7
HDR Gaming: 7.5
Sports( Considering Day Light) 6.3
PC Monitor (): 7
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