Most Indian homes have at least one 40-inch television and those that don’t ought to have one. It is no coincidence that you can get all sorts of features from a variety of brands in this range. With so many options out there, here is a list of best 40-inch LED televisions in India. Based on our ratings, here are the best 40-inch LED TVs you can buy in India that we found worth including in this list of 2018. We will update this list every time there is a worthy addition, and the prices and pictures are updated as and when they change.
The Vu LED40K16 is perfect for anyone who is looking for a mix of all the lucrative features at competitive rates. The device is built with an A+ grade panel that offers 1920 x 1080 Full HD resolution. The audio output is only 14W which is slightly on the lower side. However, Digital Noise Reduction (DNR) technology does ensure that the picture quality is decent. The Vu LED40K16 is powered by a quad-core Internet Video Processor assuring a smooth Smart Feature experience. You also get 3 HDMI and 2 USB ports for connectivity.
LG is offering an Ultra HD (4K) LED TV in the 40-inch segment with its 40UF670T. The design boasts of thin bezels and cabinet made of hard plastic with polished surfaces. The 3840 x 2160 Ultra HD resolution is backed by Triple XD Engine resulting in a life-like picture quality. The two speakers produce an audio output of 20W. You get 2 HDMI and 1 USB port, but there is no Wi-Fi for easy connectivity.
Xiaomi's flagship TV comes in the form of the Mi LED Smart TV 4 which features a 55-inch Ultra HD 3840 x 2160 display and has been priced competitively at Rs 39,999. For the price, the TV offers excellent value for money and comes with support for HDR out-of-the-box. The Smart TV runs PatchWall UI and is powered by a quad-core 64-bit processor which makes multitasking between different apps a breeze. With its frame-less design and extensive connectivity options, the Mi LED Smart TV 4 is currently the best TV under Rs 50,000.
Technically speaking the Samsung RM40D is designed to be a Signage TV for professional businesses. While the specs make it one of the best TV for commercial uses, it can be used for home viewing with equal ease. The Samsung RM40D comes with a professional grade IPS panel which along with the Samsung’s Wide Colour Enhancer Plus results in a crystal clear picture. With the 20W audio output and the surround sound feature, you get a decent sound quality. The Wi-Fi Hotspot and Wi-Fi Direct allow you to connect your devices seamlessly. Samsung offers a three-year warranty on the RM40D.
The Panasonic TH-40E400D offers one of the best display qualities in lower price segment. The TH-40E400D features IPS Panel with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 Full HD with a refresh rate of 200 Hz. Coupled with the Vivid Digital Pro technology, you get a crisp picture quality. Additionally, the Adaptive Backlight Dimming ensures deep black in dark scenes and brighter whites in colourful scenes. The audio output is subpar at mere 10W. Two HDMI and One USB ports are offered for connectivity.
TVs are getting incrementally better with each passing day. What you are buying today will probably be yesterday’s news in a year’s time with better options available at lower prices. So it is redundant to buy the costliest or cheapest TV, you need to buy as per your needs.
So, the next question is whether you should go for Full HD or UHD. Should you go for Smart or Non-Smart TV? Well, everything depends on your individual usage. If you go for a Smart TV, consider how many times you are going to use the Smart Features. You can always buy additional smart TV boxes for lower prices.
Same goes with the UHD 4K LED televisions; you need to consider the source of content. If you do not have a lot of 4K content, it makes sense to go for Full-HD TV instead. Viewing angles and connectivity options are also relevant.
|Vu 98cm (39 inch) Full HD LED Smart TV (LED40K16)||NA||7||9||7||8||8||7.9|
|LG 100cm (40 inch) Ultra HD (4K) LED TV (40UF670T)||NA||8||9||8||8||8||8.3|
|Mi Led Smart TV 4||NA||8||9||8||8||8||8.3|
|Samsung RM40D 101.6cm (40 inches) Full HD SMART Signage TV||NA||7||7||7||7||7||7|
|Panasonic 100cm (40 inch) Full HD LED TV (TH-40E400D)||27,999||7||7||5||6||6||6.3|
We’ve curated this list based on our own expert reviews, overall user reviews from shopping websites like Mouthshut, Amazon, Flipkart, and expert reviews from trusted websites CNET, Reviewed, Rtings, The Review Index, and TV nama.
As far as the weighted averages of our final expert scores are concerned, the split is: 50% for expert reviews, 25% for expert reviews from our trusted websites, and 25% for user reviews.
For example, in this list Vu 98cm (39 inch) Full HD LED Smart TV (LED40K16)had a score spilt of:
Expert review: 8.06/10
Expert reviews from trusted websites: 7.03 /10 (TVNama and The Review Index)
User reviews: 6.7/10 (MouthShut)
Overall expert score: 7/10 (rounded off)
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