TCL 85P715 : the best television set Direct LED ?

What about the new TCL 85P715 ?

The firm TCL is deciding today to launch a new mid-range model with its 85P715.
Let’s have a look at the size. It’s a 84.6 inches.
We are looking at a very imposing television. You won’t move it every now and then.
Beside, this television is equipped with 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.
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.

The design of the TCL 85P715

The TCL 85P715 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.
In short, the TCL has really succeeded the design aspect of this TV, which does not go unnoticed no matter where it is installed. If when turned off it has such an effect, the sensations take on a whole new dimension when the screen of the TCL 85P715 is revealed.

85P715 from TCL – The screen

The designers of TCL have made this new TV set 85P715. A new mid-range model with the characteristics of its time, a well calibrated image, and a high-performance processing.
With this new 85P715 TCL, the company makes an assumed technological choice. The use of LEDs provides an excellent image.
This model has a Ultra HD 4K display. TCL presents this 85P715 with a screen of 84.6 inches; this television is positioned in the segment of large 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 50 Hz, this TV has a better rendering compared to its competitors, in the same category.
Note that with advanced technology, this TV gives you a Ultra HD 4K quality picture .
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.

85P715 from TCL – The sound

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 85P715 still has the advantage of not being saturated. In any case, the installation as presented ex-factory is just sufficient for this television set
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with two loudspeakers with 15 W at output.

In short, the ultimate in sound gathered in this 85P715 TCL. The quality of manufacture allows you to immerse yourself in the best of home theater sound.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The 85P715 TCL is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

85P715 from TCL – Embedded intelligence

As with many other TV sets, the 85P715 has its operating system Android 9.0 Pie; You will have plenty of time to discover the world 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 85P715 is communicating.

85P715 from TCL – Its connectivity

This television TCL 85P715 offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
You will need to carefully choose the devices you want to connect to this 85P715. The reason? there are few choices in terms of available connectors.

It is with 6 possible connections that this 85P715 is presented. The TCL 85P715 is at the bottom of its range. Not great compared to its competitors.
You have the following connections at your disposal:
2 USB ports, 1 HDMI port, 2 antenna inputs, 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)

85P715 from TCL – Technical characteristics

Here is a summary chart of the technical features of the TV:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 100.3
Screen size in inches 84.6
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct LED
Display frequency 50
Sound power 15
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2
Number of tuners 2
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 1
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
HDR Dolby Vision Compatible Yes
DTS Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes

85P715 from TCL – The conclusion

The overall feeling about the product is satisfactory, it is not the best on the market, but it still allows to have an efficient television set.
A Direct LED panel animates this television. The rendering is good, even very good.
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.

Finally, we will note all the positive points that are to be added to the credit of this television set. Here are 3 that I find interesting:
the screen size, the sound power, the display frequency.

 

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