75S434 from TCL : Test and analysis

Presentation of the TCL 75S434

TCL ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this 75S434, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
In its 74.5 inches model , this television offers a definition dedicated to the pictures treatment.
We are faced to a rather large screen.
Concerning technology, it is worth noting that this model is delivered with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  This television is part of the main group of current TVs. It doesn’t completely stands out among its competitors with this choice of Ultra HD 4K.
Why can we consider this 75S434 as convincing in spite of its mid-range position ? This is what we are going to discover in this article.

TV design presentation TCL 75S434

The TCL 75S434 with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
A product that is correct in view of its price. A sleek but effective design. It has the potential to compete with other TV sets on the market.
A mid-range television set that relies heavily on its design and the quality of its materials; arguments that TCL has been promoting for some time now on these products. All this for a price that stays contained.

The screen of the TCL 75S434

The TCL could hardly do better than this 75S434 with a Direct LED screen.
With this new 75S434 TCL, the company makes an assumed technological choice. The use of LEDs provides an excellent image. 
This model has a Ultra HD 4K display. And with his 74.5 inches, he’s in a series of TVs that is positioned in the segment of large models. In the end, it is interesting to note that beyond the size, the screen is well made. A point to add when choosing between this model and other competitors.
TCL chooses a frequency of 50 Hz, we’re looking at a high-end TV. Perfect image and exceptional synchronization in game or movie mode.
Note that with advanced technology, this TV gives you a Ultra HD 4K quality picture .
Thus, the TCL 75S434 allows you to watch everyday movies and videos without necessarily wanting it to be a home theater level. It’s a decent mid-range.

TV sound presentation TCL 75S434

A brief listening allows us to see that it does not work miracles. The sound is far from exceptional. That’s enough for TV shows, but not for home theater showings.
In terms of sound equipment, the TV is equipped with two loudspeakers and provides a sound power of 12 W.

In conclusion, the sound of this TV will give you the majority of the sound spectrum. It’s average, but not of poor quality.

Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set TCL 75S434

It has almost become a habit for TCL, this 75S434 has its operating system Android TV; It will allow you to happily explore a number of entertainment options.
With its Wifi or network connection (local LAN), this TV gives you the possibility to download apps or movies directly. An interesting option in the age of the cloud and online games.

75S434 from TCL – Its connectivity

All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
Thanks to its above-average number of connections, this TV is very generous.

This model has a total of 6 connections, not too bad. The TCL 75S434 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 detail here are the available connections:
1 USB port, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 component plug (Video)

Technical characteristics of the TCL 75S434

Here is a summary of the technical characteristics of the television set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 86.36
Screen size in inches 74.5
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct LED
Display frequency 50
Sound power 12
Wifi Yes
Tuners available
Number of tuners 0
Number of USB ports 1
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio outputs 1
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
Dolby Digital Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes

75S434 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.
With its Direct LED panel, this TV is doing better than average. The lighting is uniform.
This 4K TV can also boast near-perfect picture quality, as well as clear, aesthetic and powerful sound reproduction.

In short, many positive points that make this TV a very good product. The following 3 points should be remembered:
the screen size, the sound power, the display frequency.