Latest Smart TV And Specifications 2018 (Samsung, LG, Sony, Panasonic)

The world is going through a smart way and so do the TV. Several functions including internet connectivity added to a TV makes it a smart TV. Smart TVs are referred as hybrid TVs with the integrated internet and featured with Web 2.0 or higher. Smart TV is called a hybrid TV as it is converged with Flatscreen Television and Computers including set-up boxes.

Smart Tv

Pic by Samsung

TV with integrated internet and Web 2.0 or higher helps in accessing streaming media services and can run entertainment apps. The entertainment apps include streaming services like Netflix, YouTube, HBO, internet music stations, etc. Also, Smart TVs can be used for playing different games and surfing web browsers. Besides, what makes it Smart is that it has the ability to connect with different wireless devices as well. So, Smart TV is a stand-alone digital television screen with a variety of advanced features. Smart TV is undeniable and it would be a smart decision to have one for your home and daily needs.

There are several Brands providing us Smart TVs. Some of them are Samsung, LG, Panasonic, Kodak, Sony, Intex, TCL, etc. Each year, these brands are bringing more smarter TVs than before and its a great achievement for a better smart world.

Below are the best Smart TVs that arrived in the market in 2018 with specifications. Compare yourself and choose the best one that suits you:

Smart TV

Pic by LG

This model is the best reviewed and best performing Smart TV on the planet.  LG OLED55B6P is an excellent choice and will surely please your family enhancing your entertaining life. It is of a 55-inch display, weighs up to  43 pounds with 4k Ultra HD support. LG OLED55B6P also supports wide viewing angles, bright picture quality, and highly user-friendly Web OS 3.0. It has many great enhancing pre-installed apps and delivers a crystal clear sound from Harmon Kardon. The quality built and features are of price equivalent and this might be one of your best choices as well.

Specifications are:

Diagonal Class:
55 inches

Resolution:
3840 x 2160

Display Type:
OLED

Display Format:
4K UHD 2160p

HDMI Port(s):
4 (HDCP 2.2)

Other Input(s):
3 USB
1 RF In (Antenna/Cable)
1 Composite In
1 (shared with composite) Component In
1 Ethernet
1 Optical
1 RS232C (Mini Jack)

Smart TV Operating System:
webOS 3.0

Speaker System (Audio):
4.0 Channel
40W Output Power
Dolby® Digital Decoder

Connectivity:
Wi-Fi® Built-In
802.11 a/c Wi-Fi® Direct
SIMPLINK™ (HDMI™ CEC)

Power Supply (Voltage, Hz):
120Vac 50-60Hz
Less than 0.5W Standby Mode

Wall Mount:
300×200 VESA

  • LG OLED C7 (LG Smart TV)

Specifications are:

Diagonal Class:
65 inches

Weight:
TV without Stand Weight 50.3 lbs
W Stand Weight 54.5 lbs
Shipping Weight 72.1 lbs

Resolution:
3840 x 2160

Display Type:
OLED TVs

Display Format:
4K UHD 2160p

HDMI Port(s):
4 (HDCP 2.2)

Other Input(s):
3 USB
1 RF In (Antenna/Cable)
1 Composite In
1 Ethernet
1 Optical
1 RS232C (Mini Jack)

Smart TV Operating System:
webOS 3.5

Speaker System (Audio):
2.2 Channel
40W (Woofer: 20W) output power
Dolby Atmos

Connectivity:
Wi-Fi® Built-in 802.11ac

Power Supply (Voltage, Hz):
120Vac 50-60Hz Power Supply (Voltage, Hz)
Less than 0.5W Standby Mode

Wall Mount:
300×200 VESA

  • TCL Roku TV 55P607 (TCL Smart Tv)

Smart TV

Pic by TCL

Specifications are:

Model:
55P607

Screen Size:
55″
54.6″ Viewable Display Size

Description:
Premium Picture HDR 4K TV
Wi-Fi 802.11ac 2×2 Dual Band (support 2.4GHz & 5GHz)
Processor Type CPU: Dual-core / GPU: Dual-core

Weight:
Product Weight with Stand (lbs) 33.1 lbs
Product Weight without Stand (lbs) 32.6 lbs
Total Package Weight 51.8 lbs

Display:
3840 x 2160 Panel Resolution
120Hz CMI Clear Motion Index
1.07 billion Display Colors

Smart Platform / Signal Format Compatibility:
Roku
ATSC / NTSC / Clear QAM
English, Spanish, French Multilingual On-Screen-Display

Connections – Inputs/Outputs:
AV Input
Composite + L&R Video
RF Input (NTSC, ATSC)
1 Ethernet
1 USB
1 USB2.0
HDMI
3 HDMI 2.0 w/HDCP 2.2 (1 ARC)
SPDIF Digital Audio Optical
1 Audio Output Headphone
1 YPbPr (Component Video) Input

Speaker System (Audio):
Audio Power (Watts) 2 Channel x 8W
Audio Passthrough Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Processing Dolby Digital

Power Supply (Voltage, Hz):
Standby Power <0.5W

  • Sony Bravia OLED XBR-65A1E (Sony Smart TV)

Smart TV

Pic by Sony

Specifications are:

Screen Size (inch, measured diagonally):
55″ (54.6″)

Audio:
2.1ch, Actuator (25 mm) x 4, Woofer (80 mm) x 1
Speaker Type Acoustic Surface (Actuator+Subwoofer)
ARC Output Format Two channel linear PCM: 48kHz 16bits, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS

Convenience Features:
Application – Store Yes (Google Play Store)
Multiple Language Display – English, Spanish, French
USB drive format support – (Supported File System: FAT16/FAT32/ exFAT/NTFS) USB playback codecs MPEG1:MPEG1/ MPEG2PS:MPEG2/
Voice Search
Onboard Storage (GB) 16GB
OS Android 6.0, Marshmallow

Display Features:
Display type – OLED TRILUMINOS Display
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Display Resolution QFHD
Color System NTSC
Display resolution (H x V, pixels) 3840 x 2160

Weights and Measurements:
Dimensions (Approx.) – TV only: 48 3/8 x 28 x 3 1/2(5/16) inch (1228 x 711 x 86 (7.8) mm) TV with stand: 48 3/8 x 28 x 13 3/8 inch (1228 x 710 x 339 mm) Stand Width: 18 1/2 inch (468 mm) AC Cable Length: 2000 mm
Packaging (Approx.) – Carton dimensions: 53 3/4 x 34 3/8 x 7 3/4 inch (1364 x 872 x 196 mm) Carton weight: 86 lb (39 kg)
Weight (Approx.)
TV only: 55.1 lb (25.0 Kg) TV with stand: 63.5 lb (28.8 Kg)

Energy Saving & Efficiency:
Power Saving Modes

Inputs and Outputs:
4K 60P High-Quality formats
Bluetooth profile support – version 4.1 HID / HOGP / SPP / A2DP(via firmware update) /
HDCP – HDCP2.2 (for HDMI1/2/3/4)
4 HDMI inputs total
Headphone Output

Network Features:
Home Network Feature
Internet Browser
TV SideView™
Wi-Fi Dire
Wi-Fi Standard ct
Wireless LAN

Power:
Annual Power Consumption 182 kWh/Year
Power Consumption (in Operation) 357W
Power Consumption (in Standby) 0.5W
Power Requirements (frequency) 60Hz for UL cUL 50/60Hz for other
Power Requirements (voltage) AC 120V for UL cUL AC 110-240V for other

  • Panasonic: My Home Screen 2.0 (Panasonic Smart TV)

Smart TV

Pic by Panasonic

Specifications are:

Display Panel:
4K ULTRA HD IPS LED LCD
Super Bright Panel

Screen Resolution:
3,840 (W) x 2,160 (H)

Sound Quality:
Surround VR-Audio True Surround
Speakers Full Range x 2
Speaker Output 20 W (10 W x 2)
Sound Mode Standard/Music/Ambience/User

Smart Features:
Firefox OS
my Home Screen (2.0)
Voice Interaction
Voice Guidance
On Screen Display Menu Languages 9 Languages*4
Unique Processing Engine Quad-Core Pro
Wireless LAN Built-in
Panasonic Media Center (App)
USB-HDD Recording
Panasonic TV Remote Apps
Swipe & Share
Smart Calibration
Internet Apps
Web Browser*1 (Firefox)
Bluetooth*2
Media Player
Support Format AVI/HEVC/MKV/WMV/MP4/M4v/FLV/3GPP/VRO/VOB/TS/PS/RMVB, MP3/AAC/WMA Pro/FLAC/Apple Lossless/WAV, JPEG
Double USB Sharing

Power:
Rated Power Consumption 185W
Standby Power Consumption 0.5W
Power Supply AC Auto 110 – 240 V, 50/60 Hz

Connectivity:
Digital Tuner Reception
Analogue Tuner
HDMI
USB
LAN Port
Component Video Input shared with Composite
Composite Video Input
Digital Audio Output (Optical)

Weight and Dimensions:
Dimensions (W x H x D) (w/o stand) 1,244 mm x 723 mm x 69 mm
Dimensions (W x H x D) (with stand) 1,244 mm x 776 mm x 364 mm
Weight (w/o stand) 18.0 kg
Weight (with stand) 20.0 kg

  • Samsung Q7F QLED TV (Samsung Smart TV)

Samsung Q7F is a QLED TV and another best TV among many other Smart TVs. It uses quantum dot layer and enhances the 4K quality display.

Smart TV

Pic by Samsung

Specifications of are:

Product Type:
QLED TV

Series:
Q Series

Design Type:
Boundless 360 with Clean Back Finish

Screen Type:
Flat Panel

Backlighting:
Edge-lit LED

Stand Type (Color):
T-Type Real Stainless (Sterling Silver)

Features:
4K Ultra HD Connected
Style – Flat
TV Type – QLED
10bit Support
HDR (High-Dynamic Range)
Q | 4K Elite Black
Picture Engine – Q Engine
Smart Hub
Quad-Core Processor
Smart TV with Apps and Full Web Browser
Game Mode
TV to Mobile – Mirroring
Mobile to TV – Mirroring, DLNA
Quantum Dot Color
360 Design

Video:
Screen Size 54.6″ Measured Diagonally
Resolution 3840 x 2160, 4K Ultra HD
Motion Rate* 240

Color:
Q | 4K Color Drive Elite

Sound:
Audio – Dolby
Dolby Digital Plus
DTS Premium Sound 5.1
Sound Output (RMS)
40W

Wireless Connectivity:
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth

Inputs and Outputs:
4 HDMI
3 USB
1 Ethernet

Dimensions:
Product Size (W x H x D) Without Stand
48.2 x 27.7 x 1.8
Product Size (W x H x D) With Stand
48.2 x 31 x 11.2
Stand Size (WxHxD)
33.5 x 19.5 x 11.2
Shipping Size (W x H x D)
55.9 x 32.2 x 6.7

Weight:
Product Weight Without Stand
39.7
Product Weight With Stand
47.6
Shipping Weight
62.8

Power:
ENERGY STAR® Certified
Yes
Power Supply (V)
AC110-120V 50/60Hz
Typical Power Consumption
80W
Maximum Power Consumption
185W
Standby Power Consumption
Under 0.4W

  • Vizio E series 65″ (Vizio Smart TV)

Among many other Smart TVs in the market, Vizio E series promises to offer the best picture quality. It has a feature of Google Cast System as well.

Smart TV

Pic by Vizio

Specifications are:

Video:
Screen Size (Diag.) 64.5”
Backlight Type Full-Array LED
Local Dimming Zones
Resolution 1920 x 1080 (1080p)
Effective Refresh Rate
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Viewable Angle (H/V) 176°/176°
Number of Colors 1.07 Billion
OSD Language English, Spanish, French

Audio:
Speakers/Power Output 10W x 2
DTS StudioSound™

Smart TV:
VIA (VIZIO Internet Apps)
Built-in Wi-Fi 802.11 n
Second Screen Interactivity

Inputs:
HDMI Ports
Ethernet
USB Ports
TV Tuner

Outputs:
Analog Audio Out
Digital Audio Out (SPDIF)
Remote Control
XRT122
USB Music
USB Photo
USB Video

Energy Savings:
ENERGY STAR® 6.1
Power Consumption 90.1W
Standby Power Consumption <0.5W
Ambient Light Sensor

Size and Weight:
Product with Stand Dimensions
57.29”W x 35.76”H x 11.81”D
Product with Stand Weight
51.59 lbs.
Product without Stand Dimensions
57.29”W x 33.20”H x 2.95”D
Product without Stand Weight
50.71 lbs.
Product Packaging Dimensions
61.06”W x 37.72”H x 7.28”D
Product Packaging Weight
65.92 lbs.
Product Base / Stand Dimension
49.82″ wide

Sony: Android TV

Smart TV

Pic by Sony

Specifications are:

Model:
W80D Smart TV (Android TV™) | w800d series

Dimensions and Weight:
SCREEN SIZE (CM, MEASURED DIAGONALLY) 108.0 cm
DIMENSION OF TV WITHOUT STAND (W X H X D) Approx. 962 x 565 x 59 mm
DIMENSION OF TV WITH STAND (W X H X D) Approx. 962 x 602 x 180 mm
DIMENSION OF PACKAGE CARTON (W X H X D) Approx.1060 x 675 x 155 mm
WEIGHT OF TV WITHOUT STAND Approx. 10.9 kg
WEIGHT OF TV WITH STAND Approx. 11.9 kg
WEIGHT OF PACKAGE CARTON(GROSS) Approx. 16.0 kg

Connectivity:
ETHERNET INPUTS
SMARTPHONE CONNECTIVITY:
Google™ Cast
One-touch mirroring
Photo Sharing Plus
Screen mirroring (Miracast™)
Video & TV SideView (iOS/Android)
RF (TERRESTRIAL/CABLE) CONNECTION INPUT(S)
COMPOSITE VIDEO INPUT(S)
HDMI INPUTS TOTAL
HDCP
HDMI-CEC
HDMI AUDIO RETURN CHANNEL (ARC)
DIGITAL AUDIO OUTPUT(S)
AUDIO/HEADPHONE OUTPUT(S)
USB PORTS

Picture (Panel):
DISPLAY TYPE LCD
DISPLAY RESOLUTION (H X V, PIXELS) 1920 x 1080
BACKLIGHT TYPE Edge LED

Sound (Speakers and Amplifier):
AUDIO POWER OUTPUT 10 W+10 W
SPEAKER TYPE Bass Reflex Speaker
DOLBY AUDIO

POWER CONSUMPTION (IN OPERATION):
82W
POWER REQUIREMENTS (VOLTAGE/FREQUENCY) DC 19.5 V

So, if you are buying a Smart TV, at least go for 4K resolution (Ultra HD) and at least 32″ with OLED or QLED display. Also, check if there’s a webOS 2.0 or higher, with HDMI, USB, and Wi-Fi connectivity. If you found this piece of info helpful, please share with others too. Besides, you can also check our previous post on Laptop Buying Guide (Latest 8th Gen Laptops) too. Have a Great Day.

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