65T8S TW : TCL is back with a TV set Direct LED

Presentation of the TCL 65T8S TW

Recently TCL has released information about its new model of television . It is the 65T8S TW.
Classified in the mid-range category. we thought we had to have a closer look at it in order to check whether the constructor had done a good job or not.
First of all, regarding the size of the screen, we are facing a 64.5 inches.
The engineers from TCL say they have worked with specialist from the Hollywood studios to get a high quality result.
Concerning technology, it is worth noting that this model is delivered with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  Even if it is in a mid-range position, it offers interesting specifications, partly justifying its price.
Through our review today, you will understand why the TCL 65T8S TW is ranked among the best TVs of the moment.

TV design presentation TCL 65T8S TW

The TCL 65T8S TW with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
A good overall score for this TV; it corresponds to design in the spirit of the times. A quality of materials and a visual aspect that does not make you insensitive.
In short, the TCL has really succeeded the design aspect of this TV, which does not go unnoticed no matter where it is installed. If when turned off it has such an effect, the sensations take on a whole new dimension when the screen of the TCL 65T8S TW is revealed.

TV screen presentation TCL 65T8S TW

The display of this 65T8S TW is handled with care. This will allow connoisseurs to enjoy a quality rendering in home theater mode. The colours are faithful and deep black.
With this new model, TCL confirms one of its technological choices. The quality of the LED gives an excellent rendering. 
With regard to the display, the company proposes a Ultra HD 4K resolution. TCL presents this 65T8S TW with a screen of 64.5 inches; this television is among the greatest. Beyond its size, we are still in front of a beautiful quality screen.
By providing it with a frequency of 50 Hz, this TV has a better rendering compared to its competitors, in the same category.
Finally, TCL has chosen to put advanced technology on this TV, which makes it possible to have an Ultra HD 4K image quality .
My opinion to conclude on the display part. It’s in the range, without flourish or excess. An additional choice in the mid-range.

65T8S TW from TCL – The sound

It is the custom to say that a good sound comes from a device with a lot of watts, however TCL has managed to combine average audio system power with very good sound quality.
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with two speakers and a power output of 10 W.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The 65T8S TW TCL is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

65T8S TW from TCL – Embedded intelligence

As with many other TV sets, the 65T8S TW has its operating system Android 9.0 Pie. You have the opportunity to explore the world of entertainment.
You will also be able to access the Internet, either through your Wi-Fi connection, or for the most geek among you via the LAN; you will then be able to download a whole bunch of applications and movies.

65T8S TW from TCL – Its connectivity

As for the connectivity aspect on TCL 65T8S TW, it provides you with sufficient elements.
In this TV range, the 65T8S TW’s offers are among the widest choice of connectors. This TV has more than most of its competitors.

This model has a total of 7 connections, not too bad. The TCL 65T8S TW allows you not to choose between the different devices to be connected. You can connect everything to this TV; the box, game console, multimedia server, DVD or Blu-ray player, etc…

In clear, the connections available on this model are:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 component plug (Video)

Technical characteristics of the TCL 65T8S TW

The main features of this TV set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 96
Screen size in inches 64.5
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct LED
Display frequency 50
Sound power 10
Wifi Yes
Tuners available
Number of tuners 0
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio outputs 1
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
HDR Dolby Vision Compatible Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 180 W

65T8S TW from TCL – The conclusion

The overall feeling about the product is satisfactory, it is not the best on the market, but it still allows to have an efficient television set.
This model uses Direct LED technology for its display. The result is good: the lighting is uniform and the contrast is pleasant.
TCL chooses 4k technology. A wise choice that allows you to face a device with a well-defined image and quality sound rendering. It’s beautiful and powerful at the same time.

If there are any positive points to remember, here are 3 interesting ones:
the screen size, the display frequency, the sound power.