Thomson 55UC6406 : A Ultra HD 4K that makes the difference ?
Today we are going to analyse the Thomson 55UC6406, a mid-range television from Thomson. An review to check the capacities of this model.
A quick glimpse at the specification sheet : 55 inches.
And you must believe us it is impressive. The first question you’ll have to ask yourself will be the place where you are going to install this television.
In addition this Thomson displays a Ultra HD 4K resolution. This television is part of the main group of current TVs. It doesn’t completely stands out among its competitors with this choice of Ultra HD 4K.
Why can we consider this 55UC6406 as convincing in spite of its mid-range position ? This is what we are going to discover in this article.
TV design presentation Thomson 55UC6406
Sober but in line with current trends. Thomson has asked its design office to make a product that tends towards the top range, but remains affordable.
Nothing has changed in the design of this new model. Thomson continues to ride the wave of its design to which we are now accustomed.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
This Thomson 55UC6406 is simply flat.
With an interesting size of 55 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 charm of the 55UC6406 is undoubtedly its technology Slim Metal Design.
This TV could simply be one of the best in terms of design for mid-range. It has nothing to envy from its competitors. Even when it’s off, you won’t get tired of looking at it; only happiness!
55UC6406 from Thomson – The screen
The Thomson has a correct and well-calibrated image quality, but you have to do with a limited native contrast that is suitable for daytime viewing; forget about home theater programs in the dark.
Thomson 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 Thomson 55UC6406 is available in the Ultra HD 4K resolution. This resolution is clearly better than what is generally done.
With a screen size of 55 inches, this 55UC6406 belongs to the series of large models in its range. In the end, it is interesting to note that beyond the size, the screen is well made. A point to add when choosing between this model and other competitors.
Designed 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.
Even better, thanks to its advanced technology, the screen of this television provides a Ultra HD 4K quality 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 Thomson 55UC6406
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 55UC6406 still has the advantage of not being saturated. In any case, the installation as presented ex-factory is just sufficient for this television set
In terms of sound equipment, the TV is equipped with two speakers and provides a sound power of 8 W.
Finally, if we have to summarize the sound of the 55UC6406 Thomson, it is the word correct that comes out.
Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set Thomson 55UC6406
As with many other TV sets, the 55UC6406 has its operating system Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe of entertainment.
You will also be able to access the Internet, either through your Wi-Fi connection, or for the most geek among you via the LAN; you will then be able to download a whole bunch of applications and movies.
The connection system of the Thomson 55UC6406
As for the connectivity aspect on Thomson 55UC6406, it provides you with sufficient elements.
Whether it’s your external hard drive, NAS or game console, all these elements can be connected to this TV.
This model has a total of 10 connections, not too bad. The Thomson 55UC6406 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:
2 USB ports, 4 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 antenna input, 1 component plug (Video), 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)
Technical characteristics of the Thomson 55UC6406
Here is a summary chart of the technical features of the TV:
|Sizes of the television without stand||124.9 cm x 72.3 cm x 7.6 cm|
|Screen size in inches||55|
|Screen resolution||Ultra HD 4K|
|Display system||Direct LED|
|Smart TV||Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow|
|Tuners available||DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C|
|Number of tuners||3|
|Number of USB ports||2|
|Number of HDMI ports||4|
|Number of audio outputs||1|
|Number of audio inputs||0|
|Component Input (YpbPr)||Yes|
|Composite Input (Video)||Yes|
|Power consumption||140 W|
Our conclusion on the Thomson 55UC6406
Finally, this new Thomson 55UC6406 is a television set that can go anywhere; it can meet the majority of needs.
The choice of Thomson to include the smart TV system with the best of its know-how in the 55UC6406, leads us to say that this high-end TV is worth having a good look at it.
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.
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.