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TCL U55S7906

54.6" Flat May 2016
Screen Size HD Type 3D Compatible Screen Shape Release Date
Resolution :3840x2160Brightness :340cd/mContrast: Mega ContrastSound :Stereo Nicam 2 x 10 WProcessor: Quad CoreConnectors: 4 HDMI 2.0 - HDCP - 1 YPrPbPort USB Multimedia (video high definition,... More
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9 Reasons For

Just Released Seven Months Ago

The U55S7906 was only relased by TCL seven months ago. Newer TVs like this one are likely to have more advanced features.

3D Compatible

Unlike most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to the U55S7906 which are not 3D compatible, the U55S7906 is 3D compatible.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative 3D compatible TVs currently available including the Samsung UN65JS9500[plb_2756557_price], the Grundig 55 VLX 8582[plb_3262884_price], or the Panasonic TX-65DX780[plb_3332785_price] which has better reviews.

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Supports Smart TV Features

Like most of the other recently released comparable spec TVs, the U55S7906 supports smart TV features.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other TVs which support smart TV features currently available including the UN65JS9500[pl_2756557_price], or the UN65KS8500[pl_3430689_price] both from Samsung or the Panasonic TX-49DX653[plb_3339358_price] which has better reviews.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The U55S7906 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other TVs that have been available for a comparable time to the U55S7906 also have a WiFi connection.

We compared this TV to all the other TVs with a WiFi connection and we think because of it's better review score, the UN65JS9500[pl_2756557_price], and the UE49KS9000[pl_3387559_price] both from Samsung or the Philips 43PUS6101[plb_3409438_price] is also worth considering.

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2160p Video Mode

This TV supports a 2160p video mode, which is the most frequently supported video mode on recently released comparable spec televisions.

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Four HDMI Ports

four HDMI ports

The U55S7906 is a four HDMI port television. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that were released around the same time as the U55S7906 have between one and four HDMI ports.

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Supports Six Video Formats

supports six video formats

The U55S7906 has a greater number of video formats than most 4K and 8K TVs that were released in the last year. The most frequently supported video format is H.265, but this video format is not supported by this TCL television. The video formats AVI, MKV, MP4, MPG, TS and WMV are also supported by this TV.

MP4 stands for Moving Pictures Expert Group 4.

WMV stands for Windows Media Video.

AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave.

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Supports Two Audio Formats

The U55S7906 has a greater number of audio formats than most new televisions. This TV supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most frequently supported audio format supported by new 4K and 8K TVs. The audio format "WMA" is also supported by this TCL TV.

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Supports Three Analog Signal Format Systems

The number of analog signal format systems supported by the TCL U55S7906 is more than most 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as it. This TCL TV supports an NTSC analog signal format system, which is the most commonly supported analog signal format system supported by latest 4K and 8K TVs. The analog signal format systems "PAL" and "SECAM" are also supported by this television.

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8 Reasons Against

Poor Expert Reviews

This TCL television received an expert rating of 60 out of 100 from pricerunner.se. This puts this television in the bottom 3% of all the latest 4K and 8K TVs when ranked by average expert review score.

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The U55S7906 does not have a built-in camera, although keep in mind that most of the other televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as the U55S7906 also do not have a built-in camera.

There are a number of other TVs which also have a built-in camera which you might want to consider including the UN65JS9500[pl_2756557_price], or the UE60JU6400[pl_2894934_price] both from Samsung or the LG 75UH855[plb_3350140_price] which is also higher rated.

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Only Supports One Image Format

The number of image formats supported by the TCL U55S7906 is more than most 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for the last year. This TV supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by 4K and 8K TVs that came out in the last year.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as the U55S7906, the U55S7906 does not feature OLED technology.

We compared this TV to all the other TVs with an OLED technology and we think the U65S8806[pl_3212361_price], or the U55S8806[pl_3213698_price] both from TCL-Digital or the LG 55EF9509[plb_3155972_price] which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

The TCL U55S7906 is a one USB 2.0 port TV.

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Quite Dim Display Brightness

The TCL U55S7906 has one of the dimmer display brightnesses (only 340 candellas per square meter) amongst 4K and 8K TVs of this age. The average display brightness of 4K and 8K TVs that were released in the last year is 380 cd/m².

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

Across all the comparable spec TVs that were launched in the last year the RMS rated power range from 10W to 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 27W. With an RMS rated power of only 20 Watts, the TCL U55S7906 has a fairly low RMS rated power compared to most of the other new 4K and 8K TVs.

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Fairly High Annual Energy Consumption

With an annual energy consumption of 164 kilowatt hours, the U55S7906 has one of the higher annual energy consumptions amongst TVs of this age. Similar spec TVs that were released in the last year have annual energy consumptions of between 59kWh and 420kWh.

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3 Other reasons to consider the TCL U55S7906

4K Ultra HD HD Type

4K Ultra HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to it. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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Average Running Costs

This TV is rated A for energy efficiency. The U55S7906 is typical compared to the other 388 recently released comparable spec TVs that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the U55S7906 will cost £181 over 5 years to run.

Average Thickness

At 56.9 millimeters, the U55S7906 has a fairly typical thickness compared to most of the other new 4K and 8K TVs.

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Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
3D Compatible
Screen Shape
Noise Reduction Feature
Display Brightness
Display Resolution
Video Mode
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Vertical Viewing Angle
TV Tuner
Auto Channel Search Feature
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner
Analog Signal Format System
Tuner
Smart TV
Smart TV Features
HbbTV
Audio
Equaliser
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Built-In Speaker
Audio Decoding Technology
Music Power
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
Common Interface Connection
Ethernet LAN Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
HDCP Security Feature
HDMI Version
HDMI Port
Mobile High-Definition Link
MHL Version
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Networking
WiFi Connection
Bluetooth Connection
WiFi Standard
Ethernet LAN Connection
Miracast
Management Features
Sleep Timer
On/off Timer
Picture in Picture Function
On Screen Display
Electronic Programme Guide
Auto Power Off
OSD Language
Hotel Mode
Programming Period
Performance
Video Format
Audio Format
Image Format
Teletext Function
Game Mode
Processor Core
Subtitles Function
Design
Colour
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interface
Smartphone Remote Feature
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Maximum Power Consumption
Certificates
DLNA Certificate
Energy Star Certification
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Package Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Height
Packaging Width
Packaging Content
Desktop Stand
Handheld Remote Control
Manual
Technical Details
Network Streaming Service
RF Input

Expert Reviews

(1)
16 July 2016

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Electricity cost when switched on £179.47
Electricity cost when on standby £1.52
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Total running cost over 5 years £180.99
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Energy Rating
0.9T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.9 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 24 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers tcl u55s7906
Barcodes 05901292507756

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