Latest in Gear

Image credit: Will Lipman for Engadget

TCL limits its budget-friendly 4K smart TV to one size

The company decided to drop the smaller and larger sizes and just offer the mid-sized version.
Rob LeFebvre, @roblef
08.18.17 in AV
223 Shares
Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Sponsored Links

Will Lipman for Engadget

When we picked TCL's P-Series Roku 4K Smart TV for our Buyer's and Back to School Guides, we noted a perfectly good television with an "extra-bright screen, good contrast and accurate colors" — a steal for $650. The Wirecutter named it "The Best 4K TV on a Budget," and CNET loved it. At the time, the TV was also available at a more budget and space-friendly $500, 50-inch model as well as a higher-end 65-inch display for $1000. Now the company has confirmed to Engadget that it is dropping the smaller and larger sizes and will only make the 55-inch version of this budget TV.

TCL told CNET that it was shifting focus to the single model P-Series, adding "new, cutting-edge technology to further enhance the home entertainment experience." The manufacturer promised to explain why they quit making the larger and smaller sized 4K TVs "at a later date."

Update, 3:45PM ET: TCL confirmed via email that the P-series would only be offered in the 55-inch size this year.

Source: CNET
In this article: 4k, av, gear, roku, tcl, television, tv
All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission.
Comment
Comments
Share
223 Shares
Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Popular on Engadget

The 2019 Engadget Holiday Gift Guide

The 2019 Engadget Holiday Gift Guide

View
Jabra's Elite 75t true wireless earbuds are available now for $180

Jabra's Elite 75t true wireless earbuds are available now for $180

View
'Fortnite' star Ewok is the latest Twitch streamer to switch to Mixer

'Fortnite' star Ewok is the latest Twitch streamer to switch to Mixer

View
Wikipedia co-founder wants to give you an alternative to Facebook and Twitter

Wikipedia co-founder wants to give you an alternative to Facebook and Twitter

View
Google rolls out next-gen RCS texting to Android users in the US

Google rolls out next-gen RCS texting to Android users in the US

View

From around the web

Page 1Page 1ear iconeye iconFill 23text filevr