Medion Life S15501 : the television Ultra HD 4K

What is the new Medion Life S15501 worth ?

Recently Medion has released information about its new model of television . It is the Life S15501.
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.
Beside, this television is equipped with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  It could be said that this model gathers all the expected characteristics. Whether we consider its aesthetics or its size, the engineers of Medion have developed a television admittedly a middle-range one, but a quality one anyway.
Should we let ourselves be convinced by this Life S15501 Medion ? All answer elements just after.

TV design presentation Medion Life S15501

The Medion Life S15501 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 Medion has been promoting for some time now on these products. All this for a price that stays contained.

TV screen presentation Medion Life S15501

The Medion 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.

This model has a Ultra HD 4K display. Whatever the characteristics, it is still a beautiful screen. On this point, don’t worry.
Designed with a frequency of 50 Hz, we’re looking at a high-end TV. Perfect image and exceptional synchronization in game or movie mode.
In addition, Medion has decided to use its mastery of advanced technology on this device, which allows it to benefit from a high quality Ultra HD 4K image resolution.
To conclude the display part, we could say that it is interesting and effective; it is a mid-range TV that is worth the detour.

Life S15501 from Medion – The sound

It is the custom to say that a good sound comes from a device with a lot of watts, however Medion has managed to combine average audio system power with very good sound quality.
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with two speakers and a power output of 10 W.

The sound of this TV is in a word immersive, and you feel like being in a small movie theater.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The Life S15501 Medion is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

The Intelligent aspect of the Medion Life S15501

For the software part, the Life S15501 Medion has an operating system Smart 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 Life S15501 is communicating.

Life S15501 from Medion – Its connectivity

This television Medion Life S15501 offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
Thanks to its above-average number of connections, this TV is very generous.

It is with 11 possible connections that this Life S15501 is presented. The Medion Life S15501 allows you not to choose between the different devices to be connected. You can connect everything to this TV; the box, game console, multimedia server, DVD or Blu-ray player, etc…

You have the following connections at your disposal:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 4 antenna inputs, 1 component plug (Video)

Life S15501 from Medion – Technical characteristics

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

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 80
Screen size in inches 54.6
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display frequency 50
Sound power 10
Wifi Yes
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 3
Number of audio outputs 1
Composite Input (Video) Yes
DTS Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 84 W

Life S15501 from Medion – The conclusion

In conclusion, the Medion Life S15501 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.
This 4K TV can also boast near-perfect picture quality, as well as clear, aesthetic and powerful sound reproduction.

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