The ongoing second quarter of the year 2021 has been big in terms of smart TV launches. Samsung, OnePlus, Realme, Sony and Xiaomi have launched both premium and budget range TVs. The price of these new TVs starts at Rs 21,999 and goes all the way up to Rs 1,32,990 and more. So, if you have been planning to buy a new TV, here are some options from the new range you can look at:
Realme Smart TV 4K: Available at Rs 27,999 onwards
Realme Smart 4K TV comes in two screen sizes — 43-inch and 50-inch. It boasts Dolby Vision imaging technology that combines high dynamic range (HDR) with wide colour gamut capabilities up to 83% NTSC and 90% DCI-P3. Both models of the Realme Smart 4K TV offer an LED screen of 3840 x 2160p resolution and come with seven display modes — Standard, Vivid, Sport, Movie, Game, Energy Saving, and User.
Xiaomi Mi TV 4A 40 Horizon Edition: Available at Rs 23,999 onwards
Mi TV 4A 40 Horizon Edition offers a 40-inch FHD display of 1920 x 1080p resolution. It features a 93.7% screen to body ratio, 178 degree viewing angle and 60Hz refresh rate. The Mi TV 4A 40 Horizon Edition also features Mi’s proprietary Vivid Picture Engine (VPE) technology. Running on PatchWall UI, the Mi TV 4A 40 Horizon Edition comes pre-loaded with popular OTT apps. The TV has Chromecast and Google Assistant built-in.
Xiaomi Mi QLED TV 4K 75-inch: Available at Rs 1,19,999 onwards
This Xiaomi Mi QLED TV 4K TV has a 75-inch screen with Quantum Dot Technology. The display offers 97% screen-to-body ratio and has a 120Hz refresh rate panel with Reality Flow 120 (MEMC). It comes with support for codecs such as Dolby Vision and HDR codecs like Dolby Vision, HDR10+, HDR10 and Hybrid Log-Gamma (HLG). It supports Google Assistant and offers built-in Chromecast.
Samsung The Frame 2021: Available at Rs 61,990 onwards
Samsung launched the 2021 edition of its premium lifestyle TV series Frame. Samsung Frame TV 2021 comes with customisable bezels and 4K display. It comes in four screen sizes: 43-inch, 50-inch, 55-inch and 65-inch. The TVs are powered by Samsung’s own Quantum Processor 4K and is equipped with AI capabilities. It offers Dolby Digital Plus support. The key highlight of Frame series is Art Mode that allows users to select an artwork that can be featured on the screen when the TV is not in use.
Samsung Neo QLED TVs: Available at Rs 99,990 onwards
Samsung recently launched its ultra-premium Neo QLED TV range in India that starts at Rs 99,990. It sports a nearly bezel-less ‘Infinity One design. The Neo QLED 8K TVs are available five screen size options — 85-inch, 75-inch, 65-inch, 55-inch and 50-inch TVs. The range comes with new display panels that are backed by Quantum Mini-LED light source and Neo Quantum Processors. Samsung is offering both 8K and 4K resolution models in this lineup. For games, the TVs offer a Motion Xcelerator Turbo+ feature that enables users to play PC and console games with a Super Ultra-Wide Game View and a dedicated Game Bar.
OnePlus TV U1S: Available at Rs 39,999 onwards
The OnePlus TV U1S range from the brand comes in three screen sizes — 50-inch, 55-inch and 65-inch. The OnePlus TV U1S offers 4K UHD display with 93% DCI-P3 Wide Color Gamut and HDR10 and HDR10+ certifications. The OnePlus TV U1S smart TVs run on Android TV 10 platform and can be controlled through OnePlus smartphones as well as OnePlus Watch. OnePlus has also launched the OnePlus TV Camera. Designed to attach to all existing OnePlus TVs, the OnePlus TV Camera can capture both wide-angle photos and 1080p video.
OnePlus TV 40Y1: Available at Rs 21,999 onwards
OnePlus TV 40Y1 is entry-level series from OnePlus. It comes in two screen sizes — 32-inch and 43-inch with full HD display of 1920×1080 pixel resolution. The smart TV is powered by quad-core Cortex A53 processor paired with 1GB RAM. It runs Android TV 9.0 operating system topped with the company’s own Oxygen Play. It comes with Chromecast and Google Assistant built-in.
Sony Bravia 55X90J Smart TV: Available at Rs 1,32,990 onwards
Sony Bravia 55X90J Smart TV is their top-of-the-line series. Currently, the company has launched a 55-inch model in this range but will it is likely to add 65-inch and 75-inch variants. Specs wise, it offersUltra-HD LED TV panel of 3840×2160 pixel with support for HDR with the HLG, HDR10, and Dolby Vision formats. It comes powered by XR Cognitive Processor and has a speaker system of 20W output.
Sony X80J TV series: Available at Rs 1,30,000
This premium series from Sony offers multiple screen sizes options — 75-inch, 65-inch, 55-inch, 50-inch, and 43-inch. Specs wise, it offers a Triluminos Pro 4K HDR display that claims to offer bright and vivid colour output with plenty of details. It runs on Google TV operating system with support for Chromecast, Apple Homekit and Apple AirPlay support.