Picking out a new TV is an important decision – you’re looking for the perfect balance of price and performance that you’ll be able to enjoy for years to come.
Where possible, try selecting a TV that’s capable of showing 4K content – which is four times as detailed as standard high definition.
Thinking ahead, more and more content will start to be broadcast in this format. If you’re thinking about going down this route – we’ve rounded up some of the best 4K TV’s for under £600.
We’ve compiled a list of the best TVs for your consideration below. Many of the TVs will be available in different sizes and priced accordingly, choose one not only based on budget but the space availability in your home too.
Best TVs for 2019
1. LG OLED55C9PLA – 55″
Available in up to a whooping 77 inches, this LG TV has some incredible features found in only selected, premium televisons.
AirPlay 2 allows you to effortlessly share movies, photos and music to your AI (artificial intelligence) TV. You can also play music on every LG AI and other compatible device in your home at the same time, in sync.
Built in Google Assistant and Alexa technology make it easier than ever to watch a TV show, ask a question and get a response from the same device.
Price: £1,999.00, John Lewis – buy here now
2. SAMSUNG UE55RU7100KXXU – 55″
This 55-inch TV from Samsung is impressive considering budget and perfromance. Watch all of your favourite content come to life right from the comfort of your sofa. HDR technology enables play by play image mastering – ensuring you get the very best quality and finer details you’d miss on an older screen.
All of your favourite smart TV features like Netflix, BBC iPlayer and more are available at just the touch of a button and with the One Remote functionality you can easily switch between your connected devices without the need for multiple controls.
Price: £589.00, Currys – buy here now
3. Hisense H55U7BUK – 55″
If you’re looking to get the best possible 55-inch, 4K TV you can for under £1,000 then this effort from Hisense should be drawing your attention.
It has a lovely slimline and simplistic design and is powered with Dolby Atmos software, for powerful audio that fills any room in which it is placed. Dolby Vision HDR delivers tones around 40 times brighter and colours like black are up to 10 times darker.
Hisense doesn’t necessarily have the beaming credentials of a Samsung or an LG, but for all-around value, this one is hard to beat.
Price: £649.00, Amazon – buy here now
4. Samsung UE55NU7300 – 55″
Enhance your viewing experience with this 55″ curved screen from Samsung. Curved screens mimics the peripheral vision and tracks the natural shape of the human eye, ensuring that wherever on the sofa you sit you’ll never miss out.
Enjoy interactive and Internet services with just a few button clicks. The cables in this TV are hidden which is great for de-cluttering and managing all of your wires effectively.
Price: £479.00, Amazon – buy here now
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5. PANASONIC TX-65GZ950B – 65″
If your budget is a little bit more flexible and you’re looking for a larger TV, this 65-inch number from Panasonic is the right one for you.
It’s time to throw away your cinema pass, this TV boasts Dolby Atmos virtual surround sound, for the ultimate immersive audio journey. If you’ve missed your favourite series, you can catch up with all of your favourite series with the easy to navigate Smart Hub.
Price: £2499.00, Currys – buy here now
6. Toshiba 43U5863DB – 43″
If you’re looking for more of a modestly sized screen at the best price, you can’t go wrong with a 4K, 43-inch TV for under £300.
Experience excellent quality picture with this 4K TV from Toshiba and if you have an Amazon Echo, you’re able to control your TV using only your voice. Another brilliant feature is Amazon Dash Replenishment app built in, which automatically orders batteries when your remote is running low – pretty cool if you ask us.
Price: £289.00, Amazon – buy here now
7. SHARP LC-40UI7552K – 40″
This smart, 4K TV from Sharp is budget-friendly but doesn’t compromise quality. It boasts HDR10 technology (very similar to Dolby vision), meaning you can enjoy premium quality picture from your living room.
There are three HDMI ports so you can connect all of your favourite devices and have them together, as well as USB port to connect Fire Sticks or external hard drives.
Price: £249.00, Currys – buy here now
8. Sony KD55XF9005BU – 55″
If you’re a sports fan this 4K Sony TV is the one for you. Settle for nothing less than superb colour, depth and sheer clarity.The X1 Extreme processor adds optimum contrast to every frame, giving you the most vivid tones.
With a built in Google Assistant you can ask your TV a range of questions from the comfort of your seat. You can also access the Google Play store, meaning you are only ever a few clicks away from your favourites shows and apps.
Price: £999.00, Currys – buy here now
9. Philips 43PUS7303/12 – 43″
This stylish, ultra-slim Philips TV will make a great addition to any living room. The Ambilight technology means you won’t just be watching your favourite shows, you’ll be full immersed in them – giving you an unforgettable experience every time you switch the TV on.
As well as normal Smart Hub features and a built in Google Assistant, micro dimming technology ensures the best possible contrast by optimising the colour on your TV based on the light conditions of the room.
Price: £409.00, Amazon – buy here now
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