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Television technology has evolved at a rapid rate over the last few years. When considering a 40 inch television, you can buy TVs priced right from 20,000 INR to 50,000 INR. To make things easier, we have compiled a list of best 40 inch LED TVs in India under 30,000. In creating this list, price is a filter but not the only criteria. Our commitment is to review only the best products in this price range.

Our process of picking the best 40 inch LED TVs in India under 30,000

Our rules were

  1. Proven track record with excellent field reviews
  2. Good after sales and service support

Our rules for shortlisting products on this list are simple. First we apply the filters of screen size and price. Next, we look for products with great customer reviews and a superior track record. We also only considered brands which have good after sales service and support.

Best 40 inch LED TVs in India under 30,000 – Notes on products selected –

This list of the best 40 inch LED TVs in India under 30,000 does not differentiate between Smart and non Smart TVs.

Without further ado, here is our list of best 40 inch LED TVs in India under 30,000

Best 40 inch LED TVs in India under 30,000 – list

Kevin KN40S Full HD LED SMART TV

Kevin K40012N Full HD LED SMART TV with Air Mouse

BPL Vivid BPL101D51H Full HD LED TV

Nacson Ns4215-Smart Led Tv And Airfly Keyboard/Mouse

TCL L40D2900 Full HD LED TV

Sansui SKW40FH11X Full HD LED TV

Onida LEO40FV/LEO40FBL/ Full HD LED TV

Micromax 40B5000FHD Full HD LED TV

Best 40 inch LED TVs in India under 30,000 – Individual Reviews

Kevin KN40S Full HD LED SMART TV

Best 40 inch LED TVs in India under 30000 - Kevin KN40S Full HD LED SMART TV

Introduction:

A 40 inch Smart TV at less than 30,000 INR sounds like a deal too good to be true. Yet, that is what the team at Kevin has managed. They have done it not once but twice with two of their models on our list of best 40 inch LED TVs in India under 30,000. Their TVs are the lowest priced on this list. Their products also have jaw dropping features that can compete with higher end TVs. Lets see how well the KN40S model performs on our detailed review.

Picture Quality:

The Kevin KN40S features an A+ grade achromatic LED panel. The panel grading is for the liquid crystal display which displays the images. Achromatic means that while manufacturing the panel is completely transparent. With a completely transparent panel you will images in their true color. With this technology, the Kevin TV provides a superior viewing experience. A cinema zoom feature is also available on the TV. A full screen viewing experience is available with this mode.

Sound Quality:

This Kevin KN40S features high fidelity box speakers. The sound output is 20W with 10W from each individual speaker. The TV also has a music equalizer feature. Preset modes like music and dialogue etc are available to customize your experience.

Connectivity Options:

This Kevin TV has a variety of connectivity options available. There are 2 USB and 2 HDMI ports available. You can connect your laptops via the VGA port. Connectivity options are also available for your DVD player or VCR via the A/V input.

Warranty and after sales:

The Kevin TV comes with a standard 1 year manufacturer warranty. Kevin also has a direct hotline number for all service and installation queries.

Additional features:

One cool feature included in the Kevin KN40S is the wireless headphone connectivity. You can connect your wireless headphones and watch TV without disturbing anyone else. The TV also has an auto sleep feature to curb excessive electricity consumption. The included remote has 3 buttons dedicated to YouTube, NetFlix and Hotstar. That is some impressive customization.

Value for Money:

The Kevin TV provides a full Smart TV experience. It is one of the best deals available in the market currently.

The Good
  • Customized Smart TV experience
  • Very good value for money
The Bad
  • Does not have a long track record.

Kevin K40012N Full HD LED SMART TV with Air Mouse

Best 40 inch LED TVs in India under 30000 - Kevin K40012N Full HD LED SMART TV with Air Mouse

Introduction:

The Kevin brand is gaining a strong customer base in India. The brand does not even have a dedicated website to their products. Their focus seems to be on providing quality products at the lowest possible costs. They do not have extensive presence on the internet or on other media sources. Their products are speaking for themselves. The K40012N model is another example of catering to customer demands at a low price. Let’s take a look at this Smart TV in more detail.

Picture Quality:

The Kevin K40012N features an A+ grade achormatic panel. This is the highest quality LCD display available for manufacturing. The base panel is completely transparent. The picture quality is great with colors displayed in a rich and vibrant hue.

Sound Quality:

This Kevin TV features high fidelity box speakers with a total sound output of 20W. A music equalizer is available on the TV. You can tune the sound output to your specific needs. Whether it be listening to music with heavy bass or dialogue.

Connectivity Options:

The Kevin TV features the best in class Android operating system. This opens up a whole world of connectivity options. You can even download WhatsApp and use your TV for making video calls.

There are also 2 USB, 2 HDMI and 1 VGA port available for connecting your laptop or PC. The TV also has an ethernet port if you wish to connect via an internet cable.

Warranty and after sales:

The manufacturers of the Kevin K40012N are showing great confidence in their product. The TV comes with a standard warranty of 1 year. Along with this an extended warranty of two more years is provided at no extra cost. This is a great move and will go down well with value conscious customers.

Additional features:

Browsing the internet on your TV can be a frustrating experience. Navigating the interface and typing into the TV are tough with a regular remote control. To combat this, this Kevin TV comes with an air mouse. The air mouse can help you navigate the TV with ease. Typing also becomes a breeze since the air mouse has a full physical keyboard.

Value for Money:

Having an Android operating system and bundled air mouse justifies the price for this TV. It is fantastic value for money at this price.

The Good
  • Android operating system
  • Bundled air mouse
  • 1 + 2 years warranty
The Bad
  • Brand is new to the market

BPL Vivid BPL101D51H Full HD LED TV

Best 40 inch LED TVs in India under 30000 - BPL Vivid BPL101D51H Full HD LED TV

Introduction:

BPL started its journey in India as British Physical Laboratories. From manufacturing medical devices to one of India’s most recognized consumer brands, they have come a long way. Today, the sheen is lost as BPL is struggling against foreign and domestic brands. They are still in the game and are coming up with updated products regularly. Today we look at the BPL101D51H model. This is a non Smart TV.

Picture Quality:

This BPL TV has an image processing engine called the Vivid Color Controller. The incoming image is processed to ensure colors are bright and natural. The TV also has a 178 degree viewing angle. The TV comes with a refresh rate of 60 Hz which is adequate for almost all applications.

Sound Quality:

The BPL101D51H model has a total sound output of 16W. The sound quality is good for this output.

Connectivity Options:

This BPL101D51H comes equipped with 2 HDMI, 2 USB and 1 VGA port. The USB and HDMI ports are at the back of the TV. This makes it difficult to connect to them. Investing in a USB/HDMI extender is a good idea for this TV.

Warranty and after sales:

BPL provides a 1 year manufacturer warranty with this model.

Additional features:

BPL has included a nifty feature of a headphone output with this TV. This is a useful functionality in case you need to watch it without disturbing others around you. Completely designed in India, BPL has BIS certification, earlier known as the ISI mark. This model also has a 5 star rating from the BEE. This means that the TV is among the most energy efficient TVs of its kind.

Value for Money:

While the BPL is a sturdy and reliable performer, other brands are offering a lot more at this price point. Unless you are a hardcore fan of the brand, you should browse other products in this list.

The Good
  • ISI certification and 5 star BEE rating
The Bad
  • Not competitive on price

Nacson Ns4215-Smart Led Tv And Airfly Keyboard/Mouse

Best 40 inch LED TVs in India under 30000 - Nacson Ns4215-Smart Led Tv And Airfly Keyboard/Mouse

Introduction:

Nacson is a recently established Indian electronics brand. Televisions are the next big consumer electronics product category in India. Nacson assembles its TVs in India and aims to provide the best technology at low prices. With no capex, extensive marketing and physical distribution, they have an edge over established brands. Today, we are looking at their NS4215 model which is a Smart TV. Lets look at it in detail in our review.

Picture Quality:

This Nacson TV features very standard specs when it comes to picture quality. The refresh rate is 60 Hz and the response time is 8 ms which is the standard for entry level models.

Sound Quality:

The sound output from the Nacson NS4215 clocks in at a respectable 20 Watts. The sound does not have any additional features like Dolby digital or a sub woofer. This is understandable since the primary focus is on keeping the costs low and to provide a Smart TV experience.

Connectivity Options:

The Indian consumer loves multifunctional gadgets. This is something that Nacson has picked up on. The NS4215 features an Android operating system. This makes it convenient to access the multitude of TV apps availble on the play store. Music, videos, learning apps, games are available at your fingertips.

The Nacson 4215 also comes with 2 HDMI and 2 USB ports for connectivity.

Warranty and after sales:

Most manufacturers provide a standard warranty of 1 year. As a young brand, to build credibility, Nacson has a standard warranty of 1 year along with an extended warranty of 2 more years on the NS4215. This is a great move and should go down well with customers.

Additional features:

TVs connected to the internet were to be the next big thing. But, browsing the internet on TV is not close to the same experience on a computer. To bridge this gap, Nacson provides an airmouse remote. The airmouse remote has a full keyboard and a mouse device on it. You can browse the internet with ease using the airmouse.

Value for Money:

Nacson is great value for money. You will also have peace of mind with the 1 + 2 years extended warranty.

The Good
  • Total 3 years of warranty provided
  • Airmouse makes it easy to browse the internet
The Bad
  • Brand does not have a long track record

TCL L40D2900 Full HD LED TV

Best 40 inch LED TVs in India under 30000 - TCL L40D2900 Full HD LED TV

Introduction:

TCL is not yet a household brand in India. But it is one of the largest consumer electronics firms in China. In LED TVs, it is already one of the world’s top 5 manufacturers and making rapid progress. It seems to be only a matter of time before the brand makes serious inroads into the Indian market. Today, we look at their L40D2900 model. This is a non smart TV.

Picture Quality:

This TCL model has a full HD resolution (1080p). TCL is also a supplier of LED TV components to other TV brands. This shows in the picture quality. The picture is crisp and color reproduction is very good.

Sound Quality:

Dolby are the world leaders in sound reproduction technlogy. This TCL model includes Dolby stereo sound. This is a fantastic addition at this price point. The sound is rich and clear on the TCL L40D2900.

Connectivity Options:

This TCL model has 2 USB and 2 HDMI ports for connectivity. The ports are available on the side of the TV, making them easy to access. It also has a VGA input for connecting your laptop. DVD players and professional AV amplifier systems can also be connected.

Warranty and after sales:

While most manufacturers provide a standard manufacturer warranty of 1 year, TCL has provided a warranty of 1.5 years.

Additional features:

TCL has a few additional features on this model which will delight consumers.

  • The TV has a smart volume feature. This adjusts the volume when you change channels or when advertisements come on
  • TCL supports many media formats on the TV. MP3, Dolby AC3, MPEG2 and MPEG4 are some of the supported formats. This makes it easy to watch any movies stored on hard disks.
Value for Money:

The TCL provides great peace of mind since it comes from one of the world’s largest TV manufacturer. In terms of pure features, other brands are providing a larger feature set at a lower price currently.

The Good
  • Great picture and sound quality
  • 18 months warranty
The Bad
  • Priced higher than competition

Sansui SKW40FH11X Full HD LED TV

Best 40 inch LED TVs in India under 30000 - Sansui SKW40FH11X Full HD LED TV

Introduction:

Sansui started off as a manufacturer of high end audio equipment in Japan. Today, it has changed its positioning to more of a mass market brand. In India, they are present in multiple categories. While Sansui TVs have been around for a while, they are making a comeback now in LED TVs. Lets see how their SKW40FH11X model stacks up against competition. This is a non smart TV.

Picture Quality:

This Sansui model has a full HD display. The TV does not advertise any image processing capabilities. However, the picture is crisp and holds up well in different viewing conditions. The refresh rate is 60 Hz and this is adequate for most viewing purposes.

Sound Quality:

This Sansui model has a total sound output of 20W. The sound quality is good enough for regular TV watching.

Connectivity Options:

In connectivity options, Sansui has gone beyond the norm and offered additional options. This TV features 3 USB and 4 HDMI ports. This is more than enough for all connectivity needs.

Warranty and after sales:

For a short while, Sansui was offering a standard warranty of 1 year with a free extended warranty of 4 years. While this offer is now discontinued, the TV still comes with an extended warranty of 2 years.

Additional features:

The one notable feature of the TV is that it comes with a universal remote. This can control your TV as well as other devices.

Value for Money:

This Sansui was a great value buy a couple of years ago. Today competitors are offering higher number of features at competitive prices

The Good
  • Great connectivity options
  • Long warranty
The Bad
  • Needs to be more price competitive

Onida LEO40FV/LEO40FBL/ Full HD LED TV

Best 40 inch LED TVs in India under 30000 - Onida LEO40FV/LEO40FBL/ Full HD LED TV

Introduction:

Onida is one of the most trusted brands in India. It was ranked among the top 100 most trusted brands as recently as 2013. As a brand, Onida has been around for a long time. Their TVs have been present in the Indian market since the 1980s. To cash in on the LED TV boom, they have introduced a large number of LED TV models. Lets take a look at their LEO40FV model. This is a 40 inch Full HD Non Smart TV.

Picture Quality:

Most big LED TV manufacturers have proprietary image processing engines. Onida has something called the SRVe or Super Real Visual Engine. This is a motion estimation and noise reduction technology. For high action video, the engine interpolates frames to produce smooth images. It also performs noise reduction to ensure images show up in crisp detail.

With the SRVe engine present, this Onida model performs well on picture quality.

Sound Quality:

Onida is known for their high quality sound through the years. This model, the LEO40FV has a total sound output of 18 Watts. The TV does not have any brand name technologies like Dolby Digital. The sound still sounds rich and is good enough for regular TV viewing.

Connectivity Options:

The Onida LEO40FV comes with a standard set of connectivity options. 2 USB and 2 HDMI ports along with a VGA port for connecting your laptop.

Warranty and after sales:

Onida provides a 1 year manufacturer warranty on this model.

Additional features:

One of the nice additional features on this Onida TV is that there is a headphone output port available. You can use this to watch TV without disturbing anyone around you.

Value for Money:

This Onida TV has good performance on all parameters like picture and sound quality. However, you can find better value for money products on our list.

The Good
  • Good picture and sound quality
The Bad
  • Priced higher than competitors

Micromax 40B5000FHD Full HD LED TV

Best 40 inch LED TVs in India under 30000 - Micromax 40B5000FHD Full HD LED TV

Introduction:

A startup success, Micromax is a multi category electronics company headquartered in India. They started off with mobile phones and are present in a variety of categories today. In TVs too they made a splash with launching models in various sizes. Today they are being overshadowed by many brands competing for attention. Lets look at their 40B5000FHD model which is a 40 inch Full HD Smart TV.

Picture Quality:

This Micromax TV boasts of a zero dot panel. This means that all portions of the screen are bright and well lit. The TV also has many viewing modes and the zoom function is very helpful too.

Sound Quality:

Micromax has ensured that this 40B5000FHD model gets top quality sound. The TV has SRS audio technology which is a competitor to Dolby digital. The sound is loud and can is customizable using the 5 band equaliser.

Connectivity Options:

Micromax has provided a full complement of connectivity options on this model. It comes with 2 USB, 2 HDMI, VGA and an RF in port.

Warranty and after sales:

Micromax is trying to woo customers with an extended warranty deal. Along with 1 years manufacturer warranty, a 2 years extended warranty is available. This deal is for a limited period only so do check before you buy.

Additional features:

Like the big brands, Micromax has introduced a proprietary audio and video optimisation system. They have named it AVEA. The system enhances the sound as well as the video quality.

Value for Money:

This Micromax model is one of the better value for money deals on this list.

The Good
  • Good sound and picture quality
  • Smart TV
The Bad
  • None