4K TVs are the latest buzzword in TV technology. From HD to Full HD to 4K, TVs have evolved at a rapid pace. We cannot go into detail about what 4K is here. What we do have for you here is a list of the best 55 inch 4K TVs in India under 60,000. It is astonishing how fast the prices of technology are coming down. Less than 60K is a very good price point at which to obtain such an advanced piece of equipment.
However, not all that glitters is gold. You must ensure that the TV you purchase is suitable for the kind of use that you will put it through. It is very easy to get confused by all the different kinds of terminology used by TV makers today. We have picked out only the best of the best TVs in their category for this list. This is why we don’t have a ton of products on our list. Each product picked ensures the most bang for your buck.
We will go through the details of each product across all important factors. Picture quality, Sound Quality, Connectivity options, Warranty and after sales and Additional features are the details that we will provide. Before we start we will go through our process for coming up with these 5 products first.
- 0.1 Our process of picking the best 55 inch 4K TVs in India under 60,000
- 0.2 Best 55 inch 4K TVs in India under 60,000 – Notes on products selected –
- 1 Best 40 inch LED TVs in India under 30,000 – list
- 2 Best 55 inch 4K TVs in India under 60,000 – Individual Reviews
Our process of picking the best 55 inch 4K TVs in India under 60,000
Our rules were
- Proven track record with excellent field reviews
- Good after sales and service support
Our rules for shortlisting products on this list are simple. First we apply the filters for 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 55 inch 4K TVs in India under 60,000 – Notes on products selected –
This list of the Best 55 inch 4K TVs in India under 60,000 does not differentiate between Smart and non Smart TVs.
Without further ado, here is our list of the Best 55 inch 4K TVs in India under 60,000.
Best 40 inch LED TVs in India under 30,000 – list
Best 55 inch 4K TVs in India under 60,000 – Individual Reviews
Sanyo has not been around in the Indian market for a while now. The brand has been recently acquired by Panasonic. Panasonic has positioned the Sanyo brand as a value brand. Panasonic remains the premium brand. Manufacturing standards for Sanyo follows the same quality standards as Panasonic. So you are assured of getting a high quality product. Today we are reviewing the Sanyo 4K XT-55S8200U. This is a 55 inch 4K Smart TV.
This Sanyo TV supports 4K UHD Resolution (3840×2160). The TV also has HDR supported. The colors on the TV are bright and rich. Black levels are also rich and provide a great visual experience.
Sanyo has included MEMC technology in this TV for better picture quality. This is important when you watch fast paced action like sports. MEMC stands for Motion Estimation and Motion Control. It interpolates frames to ensure you don’t see blurred images while watching fast moving action.
Talking about the hardware on board this TV, it has a 1.5GHz dual core processor and 1.5GB RAM. The Operating System on this TV is a version of open source Linux. We will discuss this in more detail in the connectivity section.
The TV comes with slim metallic silver colored bezel. The TV looks quite stylish and the metallic bezel reflects the ambient light well.
The total sound wattage of the Sanyo TV is 20W. The sound is digital dolby. While the sound is great for a small room, you might want to consider external speakers if you watch a lot of movies and TV shows. We say this because loudness and clarity suffer in a large room with this TV.
Sanyo has tried their best to provide multiple connectivity options on this TV. You get 3 HDMI ports and 2 USB ports. One of the USB ports is a USB 3.0 so you can be assured of lightning fast data transfers. The HDMI and USB ports are not all in the same place. There is one port each at the bottom. So if you have wall mounted your TV, you need not reach behind every time you need to make a new connection. This is a thoughtful feature.
Other connectivity options provided are a headphone port, an audio out port and and optical out port. You can also connect an ethernet cable in case you need a wired internet connection.
Lets talk about the software onboard this Sanyo TV. The TV has a version of open source Linux on board. Sanyo has preloaded a bunch of apps on the TV. Your favorites like Netflix, YouTube and YuppTV are available. Certain apps like Amazon Video and Hotstar are not yet available for this OS.
Sanyo provides a 1 year manufacturer warranty on this TV. With over 300 service centres available across the country, their after sales support is quick and responsive.
We have discussed all of this Sanyo TVs features. To recap, some of the cool features on this TV are
- 3 HDMI and 2 USB ports available.
- USB 3.0 support available.
- 1 USB and HDMI port available at bottom of TV.
- Stylish metallic bezel.
TCL is now among the top 3 TV manufacturers in the world. This shows the success of the brand in China and beyond. Their focus on making the most feature packed and future proof TVs is evident in this model – the L55P2MUS. The list of features is long and impressive on this TV. It also comes at an affordable price of less than 60,000. Lets see if the performance of the TV matches up to its feature list.
This TCL TV is edge lit. (Read this article for differences between edge lit and back lit TVs). The TV support HDR-10 and has a 4K UHD display. The displayed image is crisp in most cases. For fast moving video images, you might see over sharpening in some instances. This can make edges look jagged. The panel is bright but you will enjoy it more in a dark room.
This TCL TV features some powerful hardware. It has a 1.5 GHz dual core CPU, 2.5GB DDR3 RAM and an on-board storage of 16 GB. These are impressive specifications. Playing Android games on this TV is a great experience because of this.
The TV has a golden bezel which looks quite stylish and will add to the look of your room.
The sound output on this TCL model is 16W. While the sound output is not big in wattage, it has state of the art Harman Kardon speakers. If you are an audiophile, you should look at options for external speakers.
TCL is one of the few brands which have tied with Google to offer Android TVs in India. Having an Android OS on your TV means that you will always have the most updated operating system on your TV. Along with this you will have access to the Android ecosystem of TV apps. Access to Google Play Games, Music and Movies is also a sweet addition.
For initial setup, once your TV is on your WiFi, you have to sign in with your Google account. Rest of the setup is dead easy. The TV has an inbuilt Chromecast. You can connect any streaming app to the TV and watch your favorite movies and TV shows. The Google App Store too has a good selection of apps. You will find your favorites like Hotstar, Netflix and YouTube available.
With an onboard usable memory of 10 GB (of the 16GB total), you can download games and media onto your TV. The TV comes with two remotes, one large one with buttons for every function. The other remote is smaller and sleeker. This smaller remote has bluetooth connectivity and voice search.
This TCL model also has multiple wired connectivity options. 4 HDMI ports, 2 USB ports, optical audio, Ethernet are some of the options. These are more than enough for any regular TV user.
TCL has provided a manufacturer warranty of 18 months on this model.
Lets recap the cool additional features of this TCL TV
- In-built chromecast.
- Good connectivity options.
- 10 GB on-board memory.
Kevin is not a brand you would have heard of on TV. From the looks of it, they don’t even have an official website yet. What they do have is TVs with very high end specifications available at very friendly prices. They are now competing with the big boys in the 55 inch 4K TV category and the feature list is impressive indeed. Coupled with a price tag of around 40,000 this is almost an irresistible offer. Lets see if the performance of this Kevin KN55UHD matches up to the hype. This is a 4K UHD TV Smart TV.
This Kevin TV has a 4K UHD display resolution. There is no HDR support on this model. For a casual TV watcher, this should not be an issue. The Kevin KN55UHD boasts of an A+ grade panel. This means the liquid crystal display is completely colorless during manufacturing. This improves the color reproduction on the TV and makes them brighter and more vivid.
This Kevin TV does not have any image processing technologies on board. So the picture on your TV will be as per your input. This means that watching standard definition on this TV is not a great experience. But with a 4K UHD TV, you’re not looking to watch standard definition TV anyway.
The refresh rate of this TV is 60 Hz. This is the standard and recommended refresh rate for TV watching. If you are looking for a gaming TV, this might not be the best choice. But for regular TV watching the Kevin KN55UHD will do fine.
The total sound output from the speakers on the Kevin KN55UHD is 20 W. This is good sound output and it sounds loud in a moderate sized room. If you are a movie or TV series buff though, this will not suffice for serious binging. You will have a much better sound experience with some external speakers added in.
Kevin offers a good set of connectivity options on the KN55UHD. You have 2 HDMI and 2 USB ports available. There is also an ethernet port for internet available.
The Kevin KN55UHD comes with an Android operating system. This gives you access to the widest variety of TV apps available.
Kevin offers a standard manufacturers warranty of 1 year on the KN55UHD. Kevin also has a dedicated helpline number for installation and service related queries.
The TV also comes with a web touch remote. This acts like a remote as well as a mouse to help you browse the internet with ease.
Haier is the largest manufacturer of large appliances in the world. This includes washing machines, dryers, refrigerations, microwave ovens, diswashers and others. Their ambitions have now extended into televisions. After Kevin, this Haier LE55B9500U model is the most affordable TV on this list of best 55 inch 4k TVs in India under 60,000. Lets see how it fares in our detailed review. This is a 4K UHD TV. However this is not a Smart TV.
Haier has included quite a few features in this model despite pricing it on a budget. The TV has a 4K UHD resolution. There is no HDR support. This should not hamper regular TV viewing though. The TV also has 5 different preset picture modes so you can adjust based on what you are watching.
Technology wise, this Haier TV has noise reduction enabled. This improves the quality of the video especially if youre watching standard definition. An added feature is a comb filter which helps in removing noise and improves the quality and sharpness of the video.
The total sound output from this Haier LE55B9500U model comes in at 20 Watts. Like the picture mode settings, Haier also has 5 different audio modes available. The TV also features an automatic volume leveler. This helps in the TV not becoming too loud when you change channels.
This LE55B9500U TV from Haier is not a true Smart TV. It does not have an on-board Operating System. For watching Netflix and other streaming apps, you have two options. One is to get a streaming device like Google Chromecast. The other is to use the MHL Link. MHL stands for mobile high-definition link. This is a type of HDMI input that connects to your smart phone and displays your phones audio and video on the big screen. You will need to buy an MHL adapter for this. A better option might be to get a Chromecast for all your streaming needs.
The TV has a total of 4 HDMI ports so you will not run out of ports. There is also 1 USB port available. You can use the USB port to display photos and play movies and music as well.
Haier has provided a comprehensive two year warranty with this LE55B9500U model. This should put your mind at ease while purchasing a brand that is not yet known for their TVs.
Haier has a nifty feature of a sleep timer available. So if you are someone who falls asleep with the TV on, this one is for you.
VU TVs is an Indian television brand. Anticipating the rise of flat screen televisions in India, the company was setup in 2006. The products are designed in the USA and manufactured in India. VU has established itself as a reliable and cost effective brand. Today, we look at their 55UH7545 model. This is a 4K UHD Smart TV.
VU has always presented great technology in their televisions. It is no different with this 55UH7545 model. The panel is A+ grade achromatic. This means that the color response on the panel will be very good. VU has also incorporated ADS technology in the panel. ADS stands for Advanced Plane to Line Switching. This is similar to IPS switching that you might have heard about. This offers a wide viewing angle on the TV.
There is not much 4K content available on TV yet. Netflix has some content available and other streaming platforms are catching up. Till then, you can enjoy upscaled 4K content on your VU 55UH7545 TV. Full HD content is upscaled to 4K to give you better definition on your video.
VU also has a proprietary motion enhancement technology which smoothens the video while high speed action is shown on the TV.
VU has provided a fully black bezel on this TV. The bezel is glossy and looks classy on the TV.
This VU TV has a total sound output of 20W. Along with this, the sound is optimized for Dolby 11.1 channel Surround sound. So if you have a home theatre system already installed, this TV will connect with it really well.
VU has tried to make the connectivity experience on this TV easy and personalised. The app store available is the Opera app store which has a good number of apps available already.
For those who love Bollywood, VU has pre-installed Indian TV apps like Eros Now and Hungama. For the social experience, YouTube and Facebook apps are also available. There are also some pre-installed games available for when you run out of things to watch on TV.
VU has provided 2 HDMI and 3 USB slots for wired connectivity.
VU has provided a standard 1 year manufacturer warranty on this product.
Some of the nice features on this TV are
- Indian entertainment apps pre-loaded
- Automatic upscaling to 4K