The internet has become a big part of our lives over the years, and with it, the advent of new technologies made it easier for us to make the most of it. Such is the case with smart TVs, devices that on top of meeting all the standards of regular TVs, also boast features intended to further a user’s online reach. With such a tv, you can access your favorite online streams or social networks in a way that used to only be possible with the help of a desktop or notebook computer. Let us then find out what are the ten best smart TVs the market has to offer and what to look for when shopping for one.
Best Smart TVs Reviews 2017
10Hisense 40H4C Smart TV
Hisense is a popular brand in the smart TV niche, and this 40-inch smart TV shows exactly why that is. It is one of the few affordable TVs with a native resolution of 1080p and a sleek, futuristic slim design. The TV is LED-backlit for enhanced image clarity and color. Its eco-friendly build helps you save power and reduces your carbon footprint. The smart TV comes with 3 HDMI ports, one cable/antenna input, and a Roku TV remote.
9LG 98UB9810 Smart TV
This is an exceptional 98-inch smart TV that comes 3D-ready and features a slim design that makes it easy to mount on the wall. Images are displayed in the highest resolution possible thanks to its 8.5 million pixels and 24p Real Cinema technology, which enhances the dynamic range of colors for more realistic pictures. Coupled with LED backlighting, this smart TV has impeccable image quality. On top of all that, the smart TV is 4K ultra-HD thanks to its top-of-the-line Tru-4K engine which enhances image resolutions from Blu-Ray and DVD outputs.
8LG 43LF5400 Smart TV
This durably-built 43-inch smart TV features a backlit display that is ideal for watching movies and playing video games in high resolution. It has a 60Hz refresh rate which makes picture transitions smoother and more seamless. The TV comes equipped with a USB port, two HDMI ports, an optical component, and an RF port. Other than that, you will find this particular TV to be much easier to link with any mobile devices you might own, which is always a big plus.
7Samsung UN32J4000 Smart TV
This 32-inch Samsung smart TV may be smaller than most TVs but it is still quite impressive. Despite its somewhat thick bezels, it is quite capable of displaying high-quality images, although it is not HD-ready. On the plus side, the TV is energy efficient and features LED backlighting, which makes images brighter and more appealing. Other features include high-quality sound speakers, an inbuilt DTS encoder, two HDMI ports, and one USB connector.
6Sony KDL48R510C Smart TV
This 48-inch smart TV was among the best TVs of 2017, and for good reason. The HD-ready Sony KDL48R510C smart TV has a native resolution of 1080p and advanced Edge-Lit technology which makes pictures brighter and clearer. Its 120Hz refresh rate makes picture transitions smooth enough for immersive gameplay or movie-watching. An integrated Wi-Fi adapter allows you to stream shows or browse the internet at your leisure. It has two high-speed USB ports and two HDMI connectors.
5VIZIO D50-D1 Smart TV
This 50-inch VIZIO D50-D1 is a beautiful smart TV with narrow bezels that make the stunning LED screen even more attractive. The smart TV is super thin and although it is made of plastic, it is quite durable. Its LED display is backlit so the images produced are crisp, clear, and full of natural colors. Some of its top features include an inbuilt Wi-Fi, motion clarity technology, up to 12 active LED zones, and a refresh rate of 120Hz.
4Samsung UN40J5200 Smart TV
This 40-inch smart LED TV has a resolution of 1080p, a 60CMR refresh rate, and LED backlighting to ensure the best picture quality for watching movies and playing video games. The smart TV comes with an integrated Wi-Fi adapter for instant web access, making streaming your favorite shows quite easily. Its two HDMI ports and 1 USB connector allows for high-speed transfers while its 5.1 HD DTS Surround Sound system produces great sound quality for immersive viewing.
3VIZIO E24-C1 Smart TV
Despite being one of the smaller TVs on our list, this HD-ready 24-inch smart TV offers excellent value for money. The smart TV comes with all the bells and whistles you would want, including an inbuilt Wi-Fi adapter, Edge-Lit technology, high-speed connection ports, a selection of pre-installed apps, and a full remote control. Furthermore, this particular tv is a lot more affordable than many other smart TVs with similar features.
2Samsung UN32J5205 Smart TV
Let us point out that this 32-inch Samsung LED smart TV is considered one of the best smart TVs in the world right now and understandably so. It is durably-built and has LED backlighting, a 60CMR refresh rate, and a native resolution of 1080p. Its built-in Wi-Fi adapter makes it possible to stream shows from Netflix or YouTube straight from the TV. Its 5.1 channel DTS sound system guarantees immersive watching thanks to its crisp sound quality. The smart TV also comes with high-speed USB and HDMI ports for good measure.
1TCL 32S3800 Smart TV
Sitting at the top of our and several other best-selling lists is the TCL 32S3800 smart TV, a truly exquisite device by all standards. It provides the perfect balance between value for money and quality. Although the TV has a resolution of only 720p, it still produces great images thanks to its LED-backlit screen. The 32-inch smart TV features Roku streaming, a 60Hz refresh rate, and a number of high-speed connectivity ports including HDMI, USB, and RF ports. Overall, it is perhaps one of the best smart TVs money can buy.