TCL, a popular TV manufacturer, has announced pricing and availability of the first TCL televisions in the U.S. with Fire TV built in across its QLED Q Class and Smart S Class product lines.
The global electronics manufacturer boasts the latest additions to its product line featuring Fire TV enhance its portfolio of televisions, providing smart software options for consumers to access content in a new way.
“We are thrilled to grow our home theater portfolio with another popular OS in the North American market. TCL televisions featuring Fire TV continue our winning formula of high-performance display technologies paired with smart platforms,” says Chris Hamdorf, senior vice president, TCL.
“As a top U.S. TV brand, TCL is dedicated to innovation and of course, our users. Consumers desire more options and access to premium entertainment, so TCL is meeting their needs with our expanded television assortment.”
Q Class Smart S Class TVs from TCL Feature a Host of Options Through Fire TV OS Platform
TCL’s Q and S Class models with Fire TV were develop to offer homeowners a seamless interface that brings together the public’s favorite streaming apps with 200,000 free movies and TV episodes, cable and satellite content via HDMI. The operating system also provides video games, Amazon Luna cloud gaming service, live TV, and other features.
TCL explains the Main Menu is now at the center of the screen, which it says provides quick access to favorite apps and channels. The TV manufacturer points out that instead of having to click and hunt through apps, users just have to scroll over supported apps to get a quick peek at what’s inside and jump directly into any show.
According to the company, the Q and S Class models with Fire TV also include a voice remote with Alexa that allows consumers the ability to launch apps, switch inputs—users can play music, they can search for content, they can manage settings and they can control smart home devices with simple voice commands.
Beyond the smart features of its latest products which are headlined by the Fire TV OS and Alexa voice control options, TCL says the new TVs offer picture performance upgrades like QLED display technologies.
“We’re excited to expand the global reach of our Fire TV smart TV business by offering our first TCL lineup in the United States with the launch of the TCL Q and S Class with Fire TV built in,” comments Daniel Rausch, Vice President of Alexa and Entertainment Devices & Services.
“TCL and Fire TV share the same vision of delivering smart TV models with the best in hardware and software design, and we know our U.S. customers will enjoy Fire TV’s intuitive, content-forward experience combined with the power of Alexa.”
Here is a closer look at the new Q and S Class televisions from TCL:
TCL Q Class of Televisions: The 2023 Q6 with Fire TV is designed to take the home theater experience to a new level the company says. The new Q6 delivers a 4K Ultra HD Resolution with QLED Quantum Dot Technology and UltraWide Color Gamut that is engineered to produce a billion colors for richer and more lifelike images.
The TVs also incorporate high-brightness direct LED backlighting that produces brighter images for all TV programming, and HDR PRO+ lets Q6 facilitates enhanced contrast, accurate colors and fine details utilizing all the most advanced HDR formats that include Dolby Vision, HDR10+, HDR10, & HLG.
Stylistically, the Q Class of TVs are housed in a modern, FullView metal bezel-less chassis, and the TVs also features audio and surround sound options with Dolby Atmos. Additionally, the TVs incorporate Motion Rate 120 motion processing, and Auto Game Mode (ALLM) to automatically enable game mode with the lowest possible input lag for improved gaming experiences.
The TCL Q6 Class televisions with Fire TV is now available a choice of sizes:
- 55-inch model (55Q650F) retails for $450
- 65-inch model (65Q650F) retails for $600
- 75-inch model (75Q650F) retails for $800
TCL S Class of Televisions: With displays up to 75 inches, the new TCL S Class with Fire TV offers homeowners a smart entertainment experience that includes the company’s FullView metal bezel-less design. TCL says this line of products delivers enhanced contrast, accurate colors and fine details utilizing advanced HDR formats (Dolby Vision HDR, HDR10, HLG) and surround sound with Dolby Atmos.
Now featuring Fire TV and TCL’s Direct LED backlight and dynamic contrast technologies. Additional features the S Class of TVs incorporate include Bluetooth personal audio for headphone connections, high-speed HDMI inputs, Apple AirPlay 2 compatibility, Dual-Band 802.11ac Wi-Fi, and USB inputs.
The TCL S3 and S4 Class televisions with Fire TV is now available a choice of sizes:
- 43-inch model (43S450F) retails for $250
- 50-inch model (50S450F) retails for $300
- 55-inch model (55S450F) retails for $320
- 65-inch model (65S450F) retails for $450
- 75-inch model (75S450F) retails for $650
- 32-inch S3 with Fire TV is 1080p FHD (32S350F) retails for $170
- 40-inch model S3 model (40S350F) retails for $200
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