Our view about 55U8QF from Hisense : A TV Ultra HD 4K

What is the new Hisense 55U8QF worth ?

Hisense unveils a new model equipped with all the current expected sophistications, the 55U8QF.
First of all, regarding the size of the screen, we are facing a 54.6 inches.
Simple and about average. It’ll be just right for anybody who wants to watch TV without changing their home into a home cinema.
Regarding technology, we are facing a model with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  With a diagonal of 54.6 inches, this mid-range model canbe considered as a rather cheap television .
Although placed in the middle of the range, the manufacturer has tried to offer the viewer an image quality that allows an immersion.
We will see in detail if their objective is reached.

TV design presentation Hisense 55U8QF

Sober but in line with current trends. Hisense has asked its design office to make a product that tends towards the top range, but remains affordable.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
A mid-range television set that relies heavily on its design and the quality of its materials; arguments that Hisense has been promoting for some time now on these products. All this for a price that stays contained.

The screen of the Hisense 55U8QF

The display of this 55U8QF 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 regard to the display, the company proposes a Ultra HD 4K resolution. This resolution is clearly better than what is generally done.
With a screen size of 54.6 inches, this 55U8QF is among the models in the average.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.
By providing it with a frequency of 100 Hz, the television’s fluidity is at the top of its range.
Finally, Hisense has chosen to put advanced technology on this TV, which makes it possible to have an Ultra HD 4K image quality .
In conclusion on the display, with the 55U8QF Hisense makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.

TV sound presentation Hisense 55U8QF

The sound quality is correct but nothing more. The typical low-medium and mid-range sounds are far from what the competition offers. The sound of the 55U8QF still has the advantage of not being saturated. In any case, the installation as presented ex-factory is just sufficient for this television set
In terms of sound equipment, the TV is equipped with two loudspeakers and provides a sound power of 10 W.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The 55U8QF Hisense is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

55U8QF from Hisense – Embedded intelligence

It has almost become a habit for Hisense, this 55U8QF has its operating system VIDAA U4 installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe of entertainment.
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.

Presentation of the connection technology of Hisense 55U8QF

As for the connectivity aspect on Hisense 55U8QF, it provides you with sufficient elements.
In this TV range, the 55U8QF’s offers are among the widest choice of connectors. This TV has more than most of its competitors.

This model has a total of 13 connections, not too bad. Almost all the devices in your home can be connected: the box, the game console, a multimedia server, and many other devices, in addition to your DVD or Blu-ray player.

In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
2 USB ports, 4 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 5 antenna inputs, 1 component plug (Video)

55U8QF from Hisense – Technical characteristics

The main features of this TV set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 83
Screen size in inches 54.6
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display frequency 100
Sound power 10
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 5
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 4
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 158 W

Our conclusion on the Hisense 55U8QF

In conclusion, the Hisense 55U8QF 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.

Finally, we will note all the positive points that are to be added to the credit of this television set. Here are 3 that I find interesting:
the screen size, the display frequency, the sound power.