What can be said about the 43S425 from TCL ?

What is the new TCL 43S425 worth ?

TCL ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this 43S425, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
A quick glimpse at the specification sheet : 43 inches.
It is a small model. It will be more complicated for you to watch films or matches with all tour friends around.
In addition this TCL displays a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  With a diagonal of 43 inches, this mid-range model canbe considered as a rather cheap television .
Has the TCL succeeded in the challenge of an efficient television set. This is what we are going to see just after .

The design of the TCL 43S425

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.
The design of the TCL 43S425 is largely inspired by the other models in the S405 series.
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.
The TCL 43S425 is rather flat.
With its screen surface of 43 inches, it has a typical piano black color.
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 43S425 is undoubtedly its technology Slim design.
In conclusion, TCL has worked seriously on the design of this TV set. It’s efficient and it will allow you with this 43S425 to have a beautiful object in your living room.

The screen of the TCL 43S425

The TCL 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.
With this new 43S425 TCL, the company makes an assumed technological choice. 
With regard to the display, the company proposes a Ultra HD 4K resolution. Which is already above the average resolution of the range.
And with his 43 inches, he’s in a series of TVs that is among the most models in its category.Beyond its size, we are still in front of a beautiful quality screen.
With a frequency of 60 Hz, the television’s fluidity is at the top of its range.
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.

43S425 from TCL – The sound

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.
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with two speakers and a power output of 8 W.

The sound quality of this TV is average. Don’t push the volume too hard, you’d be disappointed.

Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set TCL 43S425

On the software side, the TCL 43S425 is equipped with the operating system Roku TV; You will have plenty of time to discover the world of entertainment.
With its Wifi or network connection (local LAN), this TV gives you the possibility to download apps or movies directly. An interesting option in the age of the cloud and online games.
This software environment innovates on the TCL 43S425 with a new feature: control the television set with voice. Indeed, thanks to the voice control function, it is possible to change channels, TV sources, turn the TV volume up or down just by talking to it. Isn’t that convenient?

43S425 from TCL – Its connectivity

This television TCL 43S425 offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
In this price range, this TV offers a higher number of connections than most of its competitors.

It is with 6 possible connections that this 43S425 is presented. The TCL 43S425 is probably the best choice today. Most homes are now equipped with a box, a game console, a multimedia server, and other devices, in addition to the simple DVD player.
In clear, the connections available on this model are:
1 USB port, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 component plug (Video)

43S425 from TCL – 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 97.28 cm x 56.39 cm x 7.36 cm
Screen size in inches 43
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct-LED
Display frequency 60
Sound power 8
Smart TV Roku TV
Wifi Yes
Tuners available
Number of tuners 3
Number of USB ports 1
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio outputs 1
Number of audio inputs 0
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 70 W

Our conclusion on the TCL 43S425

With the intention of making a difference this new 43S425 TCL intends to make a difference. Well thought out and well finished. This mid-range is a wise choice.
With a smart TV technology, you benefit from a relevant choice for a top-of-the-range model. Really interesting.
This 4K TV can also boast near-perfect picture quality, as well as clear, aesthetic and powerful sound reproduction.

In short, many positive points that make this TV a very good product. The following 3 points should be remembered:
the sound power, the depth of the colours, the display frequency.