Last Updated: 26 Apr 2019

TCL 43S425 43 Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart Roku LED TV 2018

Last Updated: 26 Apr 2019
8.5
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/10
Total Reviews
545
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4K
RESOLUTION
42.5 inches
DISPLAY SIZE
LED
TYPE
32.4 meters
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Review Summary - 493 recent, verified reviews

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Picture Quality
 141
quality, tv, sound, easy, set
+97%
-3%
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" ...  The picture is fantastic.  ...  "
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" ...  The picture is sharp, competes with TVs that sell for twice as much.  ...  "
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" ...  The picture is beyond gorgeous, I can’t imagine better at any price point.  ...  "
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" ...  The image was great.  ...  "
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" ...  The picture quality is amazing for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent picture at a excellent price.  ...  "
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" ...  The picture quality and sound are both good and it is so easy to go from app to app to find streaming TV.  ...  "
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" ...  The picture quality is the best you can expect for a TV within this price range, which I believe for most people should be adequate.  ...  "
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Software Platform
 110
tv, apps, netflix, app, tcl
+94%
-6%
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" ...  I will update review if anything changes.  ...  "
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" ...  Using the Roku was simple.  ...  "
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" ...  Roku OS comes bundled with the TV but you can skip that by setting it up to boot to an input (your TV cable, computer, game console, etc).  ...  "
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" ...  Super excited to have access to all the apps and channels.  ...  "
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" ...  Set up is easy and I like the Roku app. ... I'd never used Roku before and am happy with it and the other available apps as well.  ...  "
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" ...  Compared to other TVs the set up on this one for all my subscription service accounts (Netflix, Hulu, etc) was super quick.  ...  "
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" ...  I started watching Netflix instantly and I feel like a little kid with my new tv.  ...  "
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" ...  (Bright, dark, etc) Not in love with the Roku interface but it functions fine.  ...  "
Price
 105
tv, money, worth, value, quality
+100%
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" ...  Cant beat it for $300! ... IMO this is a killer 50" smart tv for an absolute steal of a price!  ...  "
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" ...  You can't wrong with this TV for the price. ... But, for casual people that don't have a lot of money and are not sticklers for best quality ever, this TV is great and I highly recommend it.  ...  "
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" ...  Great buy for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  But, all in all this tv is just great for the price  ...  "
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" ...  Amazon price for a 50 inch! ... (Got it at $299).  ...  "
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" ...  This product works well for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  This is an excellent TV for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall best deal!  ...  "
Resolution
 88
tv, hdr, tcl, roku, picture quality
+97%
-3%
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" ...  I am proud to say, that I did not break the bank on the TV, have all the channels my cable TV has, and the 2nd TV was even easier to set up than the first.  ...  "
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" ...  If you're on a budget and can't spend $500+ on a decent more feature filled 4k HDR enabled TV, then this is one of the better ones I've seen.  ...  "
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" ...  I went with the Roku TV because it was the lowest cost and highest rated 4K in the range.  ...  "
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" ...  4K picture is beautiful.  ...  "
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" ...  Very nice entry level 4k tv wirh hdr, especially for the price. ... Decent picture settings for regular viewing and hdr.  ...  "
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" ...  I am using this TV as a 4K monitor. ... With lower resolution the frequency can be 60hz.  ...  "
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" ...  Picture quality on my SD Plex videos is so improved, I was stunned.  ...  "
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" ...  4k is excellent when it comes to gaming on consoles.  ...  "
Sound Quality
 70
picture, quality, tv, picture and sound, speakers
+91%
-9%
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" ...  Lastly the image quality and sound is great!  ...  "
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" ...  The sound coming out is also great without a sound bar and with quasi-surround.  ...  "
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" ...  I think the sound is just fine.  ...  "
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" ...  Love the value, decent image quality, decent sound quality, and good response time for gaming.  ...  "
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" ...  Are you listening Apple!!  ...  "
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" ...  Sound isn't all that great for action movies and such but I wasn't expecting to use the TV speakers anyway.  ...  "
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" ...  - speakers are actually quite compared to other desktop monitors  ...  "
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" ...  At 100% sound setting, the Insignia was more like the 25% on this new TCL.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 68
smart, connect, smart tv, computer, monitor
+88%
-12%
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" ...  previously had a 32 inch emerson tv.  ...  "
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" ...  Been using both as a smart TV and as an external monitor for my Macbook pro.  ...  "
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" ...  One of the computers has this as well as Rift connected.  ...  "
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" ...  Worked fine when I plugged it into my other TV though.  ...  "
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" ...  Very happy with this tv!  ...  "
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" ...  There's also an option in the settings for what should happen when the TV is turned on (e.g.  ...  "
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" ...  Make sure to turn that option off out of the box because your neighbors might try to stream inappropriate things on your tv. ... I kept waking up to my tv being on in the middle of the night because my neighbors were trying to use mirror stream.  ...  "
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" ...  use as a bedroom Tv.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 47
set, easy to set, use, setup, picture
+100%
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" ...  It's free and user friendly.  ...  "
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" ...  The setup is easy and it integrates well with other components.  ...  "
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" ...  Setup was easy and it's fairly light weight.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to connect to all your favorite streaming services.  ...  "
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" ...  Set up was VERY easy . ... perhaps too easy.  ...  "
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" ...  Simple to use.  ...  "
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" ...  This is obviously an upgrade, but the controls and user interface is very user friendly.  ...  "
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" ...  However the setup was enormously easy.  ...  "
Remote
 43
tv, roku, control, like, buttons
+67%
-33%
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" ...  It also greatly simplifies the remote, and you can also download a Roku remote app if you want.  ...  "
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" ...  The remote is small & simple yet very efficient. ... I also downloaded the remote app to my phone & can easily search movies, play videos from my phone on the tv & control the tv like a normal remote.  ...  "
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" ...  The remote is responsive and comfortable to us.  ...  "
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" ...  I love having just one remote control for everything.  ...  "
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" ...  Roku remote does not have a ton or buttons, but what it does have works well. ... Also a bit counter intuitive on finding some of the functions on the remote like a sleep timer.  ...  "
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" ...  The remote is quite small which I enjoy.  ...  "
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" ...  I especially like the simple remote (power, volume, channel arrows, quick buttons for Netflix and two other apps, but that's really it) and the Roku platform, which makes navigation super easy and intuitive.  ...  "
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" ...  Because it's a smart TV, you can make do even without the remote as you can install a remote on your phone.  ...  "
Display Clarity
 41
tv, display, picture, tcl, brightness
+59%
-41%
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" ...  The display and sound quality are again great for a product within this price range.  ...  "
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" ...  We have a 55 inch and this 43 inch This is a great TV.  ...  "
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" ...  The screens are really good.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the actual TV, the screen is incredible, a little girl could lift it, it's so light.  ...  "
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" ...  The fonts are so large and crisp, I can easily read them with my visual impairment.  ...  "
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" ...  If we all sit on the couch 5' from the screen, the image is good.  ...  "
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" ...  The 43" screen of the TCL just made these issues more obvious than my previous 32" TV (which cost nearly $900 in 2008! ... The screen actually looks better to me than my LG 55UH8500 (55" 4k) that's in the den (and cost nearly $1300 just 2 1/2 years ago). ... The LG has a wavy variation in brightness when viewing bright scenes, while the TCL is perfectly uniform.  ...  "
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" ...  The 50" is perfect for a small apartment if you don't want your WHOLE living room to be taked up by screen.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 30
months, tv, last, since, month
+70%
-30%
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" ...  This is all new and I'm sure it will all come together in the next few days.  ...  "
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" ...  Have had it for a few months now and no complaints.  ...  "
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" ...  I had my last tcl for 4-5 years with absolutely no issues.  ...  "
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" ...  Needed a last minute solution.  ...  "
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" ...  They picked it up with no issues.  ...  "
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" ...  I could not get one of my GTX960 cards to work but another works fine (a different brand).  ...  "
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" ...  I have had this tv for a couple of months already and I still haven't had an issue.  ...  "
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" ...  It arrived about a week later.  ...  "
Setup
 29
setup, set, tv, simple, installation
+97%
-3%
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" ...  The set up was extremely fast and simple.  ...  "
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" ...  Its Image quality is gorgeous overall, and very easy to configure.  ...  "
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" ...  Installation was a breeze.  ...  "
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" ...  So easy to set up, just plug it in!  ...  "
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" ...  Setup was easy and it's fairly light weight. ... Navigation is much simpler now than with our old setup.  ...  "
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" ...  Delivery was quick, and installation was fairly straightforward.  ...  "
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" ...  Set up was super easy.  ...  "
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" ...  Super easy installation.  ...  "
Marketplace
 29
amazon, would, looks, contact, picture is great
+79%
-21%
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" ...  The picture is beautiful!  ...  "
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" ...  Hopefully I can get a replacement soon from amazon or tcl. ... Update: Amazon was kind enough to send me another one.  ...  "
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" ...  We had never heard of this brand but felt confident buying it from Amazon. ... The picture is fantastic.  ...  "
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" ...  Amazon has my vote of confidence for customer commitment and ease of ordering.  ...  "
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" ...  The image was great.  ...  "
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" ...  The picture is beautiful.  ...  "
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" ...  The picture is great but it could use a little deeper black.  ...  "
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" ...  This is the first review I have written on Amazon for a reason!  ...  "
Apps
 28
roku, tv, app, netflix, remote
+71%
-29%
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" ...  I especially like the simple remote (power, volume, channel arrows, quick buttons for Netflix and two other apps, but that's really it) and the Roku platform, which makes navigation super easy and intuitive.  ...  "
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" ...  So convenient being a Roku TV you have all your apps on there from Netflix, Hulu, Amazon ect  ...  "
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" ...  There are a lot of settings to adjust and the mobile app allows further "expert settings" to tinker with.  ...  "
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" ...  It has a lot of apps readily and simply available to add.  ...  "
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" ...  The menu and interface are very quick and responsive, you can even customize the background image of your menu and you can organize your apps however you want, the sound is good for a bedroom, but if you want better quality just add a sound bar or home theater.  ...  "
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" ...  Super excited to have access to all the apps and channels.  ...  "
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" ...  The features on this tv has Netflix, YouTube, Hulu etc.  ...  "
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" ...  I can easily switch between my most used apps: PlayStation, Hulu & Amazon Prime. ... I also downloaded the remote app to my phone & can easily search movies, play videos from my phone on the tv & control the tv like a normal remote.  ...  "
Gaming
 26
tv, games, amazing, xbox, hdr
+96%
-4%
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" ...  I use it for PC gaming and game-modding (art and 3D models).  ...  "
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" ...  Ps4 pro looks nice on it.  ...  "
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" ...  Great for gaming too!  ...  "
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" ...  This TV is equally amazing for gaming and Netflixing and everything in-between.  ...  "
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" ...  Can’t wait to get an Xbox One S for it because it already looks beautiful watching video games on YouTube :)  ...  "
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" ...  Loved the gaming mode  ...  "
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" ...  Have you ever played Nintendo's Duckhunt?  ...  "
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" ...  Gaming in 4k on here is amazing! ... Take it from a 36 yr old gamer that's very picky about his gaming screen.  ...  "
Capacity
 25
room, living room, tv, living, use
+100%
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" ...  Great for your bedroom.  ...  "
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" ...  But am I going to wire the whole house?  ...  "
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" ...  My wife and I got this TV for our one bedroom apartment and we have been thoroughly impressed so far. ... The 50" is perfect for a small apartment if you don't want your WHOLE living room to be taked up by screen. ... That depends on the size of your room. ... We sit about 15' away in our living room and the 50" is about the perfect size.  ...  "
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" ...  I actually have another TCL on the living room, a 55" these are great quality televisions.  ...  "
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" ...  Worked in second bedroom  ...  "
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" ...  I got the 43 inch because of price for a bedroom unit.  ...  "
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" ...  A great price to put these in seldom used guest rooms.  ...  "
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" ...  I was relieved to finally get that dinosaur out of the house.  ...  "
Color
 25
color, colors, brightness, washed, viewing
+96%
-4%
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" ...  I watch a lot of animated shows and the dead pixel was very noticeable against flat colors.  ...  "
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" ...  There is no blur, distortion, or lines around images that I have encountered.  ...  "
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" ...  The picture is crisp, blacks seem okay and the sound is good.  ...  "
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" ...  The screen is 50" and has very good color.  ...  "
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" ...  This tv has an excellent picture although the contrast levels in dark areas are nothing to write home about.  ...  "
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" ...  Yes a Samsung QLED may have a tad darker blacks, and a sound bar would help the audio improve as well.  ...  "
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" ...  Especially with the different picture and color options!  ...  "
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" ...  Movies-great picture and color.  ...  "
Product As Described
 19
looks, picture is great, fantastic, color
+89%
-11%
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" ...  The picture is great but it could use a little deeper black.  ...  "
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" ...  Out-of the box the picture was perfect and I adjusted NOTHING!  ...  "
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" ...  Especially with the different picture and color options!  ...  "
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" ...  The picture is .  ...  "
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" ...  The picture is beautiful!  ...  "
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" ...  The image was great.  ...  "
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" ...  I left a picture of what the box delivered looks like.  ...  "
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" ...  5) No picture in picture.  ...  "
Delivery
 17
box, would, delivery, delivered, one
+76%
-24%
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" ...  - Box delivered in could have been a tad bit more discrete.  ...  "
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" ...  And the price was reasonable and I could get it delivered!  ...  "
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" ...  My package came perfect and on time.  ...  "
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" ...  I received the order delivery a day earlier than initially expected, so that was a surprise.  ...  "
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" ...  very pleased with how it was handled and shipped.  ...  "
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" ...  This arrived in great condition and worked out of the box.  ...  "
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" ...  Delivery was quick, and installation was fairly straightforward.  ...  "
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" ...  So the TV arrived intact .  ...  "
Screen Protection
 16
dead, arrived, pixels, one, glass
+25%
-75%
comment
" ...  Arrived with crack screen.  ...  "
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" ...  Screen was cracked.  ...  "
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" ...  Update: After unboxing the 2nd of two TVs I ordered, I found that the screen came cracked inside and TCL refused to support it under their warranty.  ...  "
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" ...  Screen had two green dots on it when it arrived as well.  ...  "
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" ...  However, after a couple months pixels began going out and now there are about 15-20 green and red dots all over the screen.  ...  "
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" ...  Then the glass was broken in several places. ... You cannot tell me that UPS didn't hear the glass floating around in the box.  ...  "
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" ...  Unfortunately, After owning it for only 6 hours, the screen died.  ...  "
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" ...  Screen was broken.  ...  "
Device Stand
 15
wall, tv, mount, wall mount, mounting
+93%
-7%
comment
" ...  I also liked that my 50" TCL was only 26 lbs so it was very easy for me to wall mount (solo).  ...  "
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" ...  The mount I’m using has two vertical bars.  ...  "
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" ...  It's on a wall mount about 3 feet from where I set.  ...  "
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" ...  If you intend to wall mount, it takes VESA 200x200.  ...  "
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" ...  This looks gorgeous on the wall. ... It was easy to mount.  ...  "
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" ...  Although It would've been nice to have another hand or two, I was able to get the TV mounted onto the bracket myself.  ...  "
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" ...  You need to buy a specific mount thing.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought this to mount on our home office wall.  ...  "
Build Quality
 15
legs, well, tape, sturdy, panel
+53%
-47%
comment
" ...  It is lightweight and allowed me to put it on the table to attach the legs (about a 3 minute job) then carry it to the stand.  ...  "
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" ...  look at all edges all corners and make sure it arrived in good shape on mine i could not notice the bent unless i was looking straight along the bent edge.  ...  "
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" ...  look at all edges all corners and make sure it arrived in good shape on mine i could not notice the bent unless i was looking straight along the bent edge.  ...  "
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" ...  The base legs are very sturdy and secure.  ...  "
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" ...  The box is sturdy and has rigid styrofoam and extra cardboard inside protecting the TV.  ...  "
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" ...  Can’t say hold long it will last since I have only had it for a couple of months but it looks to be built well.  ...  "
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" ...  If you’re mounting it on a stand, make sure that it sits well on there and the latches are fixed properly.  ...  "
Video Playback
 13
video, tv, movies, xbox, watch
+100%
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" ...  I mainly use it for playing xbox and watching videos here and there and can say that for gamers that want to stay frugal but experience 4K HDR at its best, this is a no brainer.  ...  "
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" ...  Software on this device will let Netflix start movies automatically, even extremely graphic content, without knowing who or if anyone is watching.  ...  "
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" ...  The Netflix and Prime video work pretty well for me.  ...  "
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" ...  Sound isn't all that great for action movies and such but I wasn't expecting to use the TV speakers anyway.  ...  "
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" ...  Can’t wait to get an Xbox One S for it because it already looks beautiful watching video games on YouTube :)  ...  "
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" ...  Next I pull up an episode of The Man in the High Castle (4k) on Prime Video and watch the intro.  ...  "
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" ...  Watching Netflix or a still picture on the Xbox is amazing.  ...  "
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" ...  I use this set both to watch movies and tv but also as my computer monitor (nvidia 1080 gpu video card).  ...  "
Ports
 13
tv, input, 2, port, xbox
+92%
-8%
comment
" ...  I also love that I don't have to go searching which port to click on for my blueray player or to get to antenna tv. ... No second remote to scroll through HDMI ports and then hope I clicked the right one as with a non smart tv.  ...  "
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" ...  You need to force it to use hdmi 2.0 via the input settings for Xbox to be able to use HDR. ... Settings > TV inputs > whatever your Xbox input is > HDMI mode And select 2.0.  ...  "
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" ...  It had a great picture and looks great in 4k when you have it hooked up using ethernet cable and for the price there's not a TV out there that can beat this one.  ...  "
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" ...  It has 3 HDMI inputs and a USB I use to power my Chromecast.  ...  "
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" ...  Connect with ethernet.  ...  "
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" ...  There are plenty of hdmi ports, as well as an av converter port. ... LOVE having access to the other HDMI devices through the Roku interface.  ...  "
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" ...  After your initial setup, make sure that you go into the TV's main menu and go to Settings > TV Inputs > HDMI mode > HDMI 2.0.  ...  "
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" ...  - a bit of fussing to get it all working right (set tv to use HDMI 2.0, set display adapter to 444 color).  ...  "
Cables
 12
tv, cable box, pay, cut the cable, went
+75%
-25%
comment
" ...  With the built in apps, I don't have to buy/rent cable boxes from the cable provider so they practically pay for themselves in a year or so.  ...  "
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" ...  The picture I get, without Cable, is as good as, or better, than friends who pay for Cable. ... I have Netflix, Hulu and an assortment of other possibilities, so why pay Cable.  ...  "
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" ...  The TV is good - I got it because I dropped cable and am using indoor antenna.  ...  "
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" ...  picture is great but needed to update my cable box to get a better picture all the time .  ...  "
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" ...  Therefore, I can watch the occasional football game in the basement without needing cable.  ...  "
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" ...  70 years old and finally ready to cut the cable. ... I know we would not be ready to cut the cable without our TCL TV's, the Roku system, and those cutters that went before us.  ...  "
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" ...  Works great with regular cable.  ...  "
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" ...  So simple to use when you don’t have cable.  ...  "
Returns
 11
returning, money, mine, amazon
+27%
-73%
comment
" ...  I'm going to wait just a week before I return it so my son can see the same things I do.  ...  "
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" ...  I think mine will be going back.  ...  "
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" ...  Returning for full refund  ...  "
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" ...  Had to return for a refund  ...  "
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" ...  Nevermind, I will be returning it.  ...  "
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" ...  Seems like this happens often from the other reviews, so be ready to return I guess  ...  "
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" ...  I’m returning it.  ...  "
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" ...  Too late to return.  ...  "
Features
 11
features, feature, quality, cannot, white
+91%
-9%
comment
" ...  The picture quality is excellent and the smart features are cool.  ...  "
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" ...  I was going to get a 600$ TV instead of this one, had EXACTly the same features listed .  ...  "
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" ...  This is truly a product that offers many high end features for a fraction of the cost.  ...  "
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" ...  It is very smart with some nice features for customising the user interface.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought it based on it's features and it has been better than anticipated.  ...  "
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" ...  The set itself is thin and very light.  ...  "
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" ...  I found this item after doing online research and was surprised at the price considering it is good quality with great features.  ...  "
Network
 9
router, network, connect, use, room
+33%
-67%
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" ...  Wireless connection is awful.  ...  "
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" ...  DO NOT BUY LOSES INTERNET CONNECTION ALL THE TIME!!  ...  "
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" ...  Still will not connect to a wireless network, no messages, diagnostics, or anything to assist. ... Have to use a network cable strung across the living room to use.  ...  "
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" ...  -The WiFi receiver is really weak.  ...  "
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" ...  After the first day or two it started not being able to connect to my WiFi.  ...  "
Fit
 9
mount, well, right, legs, fit
+89%
-11%
comment
" ...  I bought this to put in a little cranny of my office where it would fit just right based on the dimensions, plus - I've wanted to get a 4K TV for awhile now and just haven't found the cash to upgrade.  ...  "
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" ...  luckily the tape removed cleanly.  ...  "
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" ...  It is lightweight and allowed me to put it on the table to attach the legs (about a 3 minute job) then carry it to the stand.  ...  "
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" ...  The base legs are very sturdy and secure.  ...  "
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" ...  It was easy to mount.  ...  "
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" ...  Can’t say hold long it will last since I have only had it for a couple of months but it looks to be built well.  ...  "
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" ...  If you’re mounting it on a stand, make sure that it sits well on there and the latches are fixed properly.  ...  "
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" ...  The mount I’m using has two vertical bars.  ...  "
Weight
 8
light, also, setup, fairly, easy
+88%
-13%
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" ...  One of the best things about it, for me, is that it’s very light weight so you will have no problems mounting this to a wall.  ...  "
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" ...  The TV is also surprisingly light weight.  ...  "
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" ...  The clarity of picture ease of use and light weight, it is truly a great bang for the buck.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s also light weight.  ...  "
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" ...  Setup was easy and it's fairly light weight.  ...  "
Wifi
 7
tv, wi, fi, connect, time
+43%
-57%
comment
" ...  DO NOT BUY LOSES INTERNET CONNECTION ALL THE TIME!!  ...  "
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" ...  Still will not connect to a wireless network, no messages, diagnostics, or anything to assist.  ...  "
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" ...  -The WiFi receiver is really weak.  ...  "
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" ...  After the first day or two it started not being able to connect to my WiFi. ... It constantly loses connection to the WiFi and it is so bad you can’t even stream anything without losing connection.  ...  "
Volume
 6
volume, sound, speakers, room, living
+100%
comment
" ...  for $299, the unit is what I needed for a small room.  ...  "
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" ...  It's great quality and gets very loud.  ...  "
comment
" ...  But from what I heard from the tv for a brief moment it wasn't too loud and it was up to 25 .  ...  "
comment
" ...  The sound quality is perfect for bedrooms, but maybe not the best for living rooms.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The 50" is perfect for a small apartment if you don't want your WHOLE living room to be taked up by screen.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Built in speakers are decent quality and can be turned up very loud.  ...  "
Defective Delivery
 6
+17%
-83%
comment
" ...  Came damaged and bent!  ...  "
comment
" ...  The TCL rep agreed that this was a defective piece and I bundled it up and took it to UPS.  ...  "
For Kids
 4
+100%
comment
" ...  And this one for my other child.  ...  "
comment
" ...  And this one for my other child.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I have bought a few of these now, for my kids and for short term rental properties.  ...  "
comment
" ...  My teenage daughter was very pleasantly surprised!  ...  "
As Gift
 4
christmas
+100%
comment
" ...  A gift to myself.  ...  "
comment
" ...  This was a late Christmas gift that was shipped to New York.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Was a gift  ...  "
HDR
 4
tv, 4k, havent, gaming, 43
+100%
comment
" ...  havent tried hdr gaming tho  ...  "
comment
" ...  I wanted a 4k HDR which is what is advertised yet my ps4 says the tv is not HDR.  ...  "
comment
" ...  - It has HDR.  ...  "
comment
" ...  A 43" 4k UHD HDR TV for under $300!?  ...  "
Controls
 3
volume, remote, mute, roku, menus
+100%
comment
" ...  I especially like the simple remote (power, volume, channel arrows, quick buttons for Netflix and two other apps, but that's really it) and the Roku platform, which makes navigation super easy and intuitive.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Love the handset tho, small and simple, resembles a mobile when coming to volume buttons.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Menus are well designed.  ...  "
Overall performance
 3
good, gaming, easy
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  It is easy to operate and it's fast.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Good job TLC keep up the good work.  ...  "
Headphones
 3
bluetooth
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  No getting around it, you need to connect this to a decent sound bar via optical cable or use the headphone jack (an extra aux out would have been preferable) to output to analog speakers.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I use the head phone out jack to plug in my Bose mini soundlink and it sounds awesome.  ...  "
ISP
 3
+100%
comment
" ...  I got an Xfinity Cisco router, very fast. ... Go to the gateway .  ...  "
comment
" ...  Setting it up  ...  "
comment
" ...  We have xfinity.  ...  "
Bluetooth
 3
speaker, speakers, remote
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  - Hope TVs come with bluetooth in future for connecting to bluetooth wireless speaker. ... Everything s better with bluetooth!  ...  "
comment
" ...  You can hook it up to a BlueTooth speaker if desired, so more impressive sound can be obtained at a price.  ...  "
Call quality
 3
told, sound, private, coming, call me back
-100%
comment
" ...  Otherwise, the sound coming out of this is almost unbearably tinny and only passable if you're watching the news, talk shows or something like Jeopardy.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The only issue is on some media, it is difficult to hear.  ...  "
Design
 3
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  It looks great.  ...  "

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Specifications

Body
Size:  32.4 meters
Connectivity
HDMI:  Yes 
Number of USB ports:  1 
USB:  Yes 
Display
Resolution:  4K 
Display Size:  42.5 inches
Type:  LED 
4K
RESOLUTION
42.5 inches
DISPLAY SIZE
LED
TYPE
32.4 meters
SIZE