TCL 40S325 : A Full HD that makes the difference ?
TCL unveils a new model equipped with all the current expected sophistications, the 40S325.
First of all, regarding the size of the screen, we are facing a 40 inches.
Small but tough ; hopefully seeing its size , it will perhaps follow you (house move or holidays…). Good opportunities to test its reliability in the long run.
Concerning technology, it is worth noting that this model is delivered with a Full HD 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 Full HD.
Although placed in the middle of the range, the manufacturer has tried to offer the viewer an image quality that allows an immersion.
We will see in detail if their objective is reached.
40S325 from TCL – Design
Sober but in line with current trends. TCL has asked its design office to make a product that tends towards the top range, but remains affordable.
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.
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.
40S325 from TCL – The screen
The TCL could hardly do better than this 40S325 with a Direct LED screen.
With this new model, TCL confirms one of its technological choices. It’s LED and that’s good because the image result is excellent.
The TCL 40S325 is available in the Full HD resolution. This resolution is clearly better than what is generally done.
With a screen size of 40 inches, this 40S325 is positioned in the range of small models.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, the television’s fluidity is at the top of its range.
Finally, TCL has chosen to put advanced technology on this TV, which makes it possible to have an Full HD image quality .
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.
TV sound presentation TCL 40S325
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 television set is equipped with two baffles with 5 W at output.
In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The 40S325 TCL is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.
Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set TCL 40S325
On the software side, the TCL 40S325 is equipped with the operating system Roku TV installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe of entertainment.
This TV’s Internet access is possible either via Wi-Fi or via a LAN local network and you have the possibility to download a wide variety of applications and movies.
40S325 from TCL – Its connectivity
This television TCL 40S325 offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
With a number of connections below the average of its range, you will have to choose which appliance(s) in your home you need to connect to your TV.
It is with 5 possible connections that this 40S325 is presented. Apart from a few devices, you will not be able to connect many elements. Low choice compared to the competition.
In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
1 USB port, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output
40S325 from TCL – Technical characteristics
Here is a summary of the technical characteristics of the television set:
|Sizes of the television without stand||88.5521 cm x 49.8105 cm x 7.37 cm|
|Screen size in inches||40|
|Screen resolution||Full HD|
|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|
|Dolby Digital Sound||Yes|
|Power consumption||30 W|
To conclude on the TCL 40S325
With the intention of making a difference this new 40S325 TCL intends to make a difference. Well thought out and well finished. This mid-range is a wise choice.
The least we can say is that this jewel incorporating smart TV technology offers you the TCL know-how . An element that is a very good option in the high-end segment.
With its Direct LED panel, this TV is doing better than average. The lighting is uniform.
In parallel, it will be necessary to add an important parameter: the price. You have here a television set whose price is very competitive compared to its competitors. In other words, including your final decision, you will have to take into account the fact that this is a television set that displays all your video sources correctly and allows you to have a very well defined image in all circumstances.
If there are any positive points to remember, here are 3 interesting ones:
the sound power, the display frequency, the screen size.