32DD420 from TCL : Our view

TCL 32DD420 : A HD that makes the difference ?

Recently TCL has released information about its new model of television . It is the 32DD420.
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.
Let’s have a look at the size. It’s a 31 inches.
Surely considering this price you couldn’t expect something excessive. You can comfort yourself with the thought that it is a mass of technology.
Concerning technology, it is worth noting that this model is delivered with a HD resolution.  With a diagonal of 31 inches, this mid-range model canbe considered as a rather cheap television .
Should we let ourselves be convinced by this 32DD420 TCL ? All answer elements just after.

TV design presentation TCL 32DD420

The TCL 32DD420 with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
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 TCL 32DD420 is simply flat.
With its screen surface of 31 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. Indeed it has a double base, in which we have a division where each part of the base has its place. With this, the TV is exactly the same on both sides, thus creating a very symmetrical and stylish TV that can be enjoyed in any room.
The interest of the 32DD420 is undoubtedly its technology Slim Metal 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.

32DD420 from TCL – The screen

The TCL could hardly do better than this 32DD420 with a TFT screen.
With this new 32DD420 TCL, the company makes an assumed technological choice. 
This model has a HD display. Which is already above the average resolution of the range.
With a screen size of 31 inches, this 32DD420 is positioned in the range of small models.Whatever the characteristics, it is still a beautiful screen. On this point, don’t worry.
Designed with a frequency of 100 Hz, the television’s fluidity is at the top of its range.
In addition, TCL has decided to use its mastery of advanced technology on this device, which allows it to benefit from a high quality HD image resolution.
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 32DD420

The TCL 32DD420 is not satisfied with displaying stunning image quality. Indeed, it also pleasantly surprised us with its well-made audio performance.
In terms of sound equipment, the TV is equipped with two baffles with 5 W at output.

In conclusion, the sound of this TV will give you the majority of the sound spectrum. It’s average, but not of poor quality.

Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set TCL 32DD420

A detail is to be taken into account in the decision to purchase this 32DD420 TCL: there is no smart TV. Good or bad news, I can’t say. Anyway, for those who would like this TV and this feature, you know what to do: buy a TV-Box in addition.

The connection system of the TCL 32DD420

As for the connectivity aspect on TCL 32DD420, it provides you with sufficient elements.
In this TV range, the 32DD420’s offers are among the widest choice of connectors. This TV has more than most of its competitors.

It is with 7 possible connections that this 32DD420 is presented. The TCL 32DD420 is thus at the very top of its range. The choices offered by its connections are simply enormous.

In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
2 USB ports, 2 HDMI ports, 2 audio outputs, 1 headphone socket

Technical characteristics of the TCL 32DD420

Here is a summary of the technical characteristics of the television set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 435 x 732 x 80 mm
Screen size in inches 31
Screen resolution HD
Display system TFT
Display frequency 100
Sound power 5
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 2
Number of audio outputs 2
VESA compatibility Yes
Power consumption 31 W

Our conclusion on the TCL 32DD420

Finally, this new TCL 32DD420 is a television set that can go anywhere; it can meet the majority of needs.
To say the least, it’s complicated for a manufacturer to offer a model without smartTV. There are some among the competition, and at the same price. By choosing this 32DD420 you know where you stand.
It’s a smart choice for this TV. HD resolution for daily use. In a few years the prices of Ultra 8k will have dropped.

If there are any positive points to remember, here are 3 interesting ones:
the sound power, the screen size, the display frequency.