Good idea : the 50C61 Direct-LED from Hitachi

Hitachi 50C61 : A Ultra HD 4K that makes the difference ?

Hitachi unveils a new model equipped with all the current expected sophistications, the 50C61.
Let’s have a look at the size. It’s a 49.5 inches.
Small but tough ; hopefully seeing its size , it will perhaps follow you (house move or holidays…). Good opportunities to test its reliability in the long run.
In addition this Hitachi displays a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  With a diagonal of 49.5 inches, this mid-range model canbe considered as a rather cheap television .
Why can we consider this 50C61 as convincing in spite of its mid-range position ? This is what we are going to discover in this article.

The design of the Hitachi 50C61

The Hitachi 50C61 appears as a real masterstroke of the brand regarding both its interior and exterior design.
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.
This TV could simply be one of the best in terms of design for mid-range. It has nothing to envy from its competitors. Even when it’s off, you won’t get tired of looking at it; only happiness!

TV screen presentation Hitachi 50C61

The display of this 50C61 is handled with care. This will allow connoisseurs to enjoy a quality rendering in home theater mode. The colours are faithful and deep black.
Hitachi remains anchored in its technological choices and decides to equip its new television set with it. 
This model has a Ultra HD 4K display. Which is already above the average resolution of the range.
Hitachi presents this 50C61 with a screen of 49.5 inches; this television is among the most models in its category.Beyond its size, we are still in front of a beautiful quality screen.
Designed with a frequency of 100 Hz, this makes this TV set better positioned than its competitors. A perfectly synchronized image that will delight you for your home cinema.
Even better, thanks to its advanced technology, the screen of this television provides a Ultra HD 4K quality resolution.
To conclude the display part, we could say that it is interesting and effective; it is a mid-range TV that is worth the detour.

50C61 from Hitachi – The sound

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.
The equipment consists of  two loudspeakers for a sound power of 10 W.

Finally, if we have to summarize the sound of the 50C61 up, it is the word perfection that stands out.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The 50C61 Hitachi is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

50C61 from Hitachi – Embedded intelligence

For the software part, the 50C61 Hitachi has an operating system SmartVue installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe 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.

Presentation of the connection technology of Hitachi 50C61

As for the connectivity aspect on Hitachi 50C61, it provides you with sufficient elements.
Whether it’s your external hard drive, NAS or game console, all these elements can be connected to this TV.

This model has a total of 6 connections, not too bad. The Hitachi 50C61 is probably the best choice today. Most homes are now equipped with a box, a game console, a multimedia server, and other devices, in addition to the simple DVD player.
In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
1 USB port, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 component plug (Video)

50C61 from Hitachi – Technical characteristics

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

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 63.5
Screen size in inches 49.5
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct-LED
Display frequency 100
Sound power 10
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
DTS Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 120 W

50C61 from Hitachi – The conclusion

In conclusion, the Hitachi 50C61 is a mid-range television set of good quality. Average in most areas, it is nevertheless a wise choice for consumers who want to have a well-made product.
For the display technology we are in 4K; you have a very good quality image, and an impressive sound quality; with its well thought out aesthetics, the result gives you a device that you want to buy.

From this new Hitachi we can retain 3 positive points:
the screen size, the sound power, the display frequency.