TCL C735 4K Ultra HD TV: QLED, Dolby Vision/Atmos, HDR10, 144 Hz and Google TV

Continued from our review of the troops of manufacturer TCL with its 2022 TV range. After the C935 and C835 TV series (see our TCL C935 4K Ultra HD TV news: Mini LED, QLED, 2,000 nits, Dolby Vision/Atmos 2.1 .2, HDR10+, 144 Hz and Goggle TV and TCL C835 4K Ultra HD TV: Mini LED, QLED, 1,000 nits, Dolby Vision/Atmos, HDR10+, 144 Hz and Google TV), make way for the TCL C735 series.

Except for the TCL 85C735 (216 cm) and TCL 98C735 (249 cm) models scheduled for July and May respectively, the other references in this series are available for pre-order from today, and in stores from at the end of April, in six other diagonals: TCL 43C735 (43'', 109 cm), TCL 50C735 (50'', 127 cm), TCL 55C735 (55'', 140 cm), TCL 65C735 (165 cm) and TCL 75C735 (191 cm).

As you can see in the photos below, televisions have a premium design, including an integrated sound bar, a titanium color finish and a central stand. And for safety reasons (better stability), the 85'' and 98'' specimens have a double foot placed at both ends of the slab (see photo below).

TCL C735 Main Specifications Ultra HD 4K LCD 144 Hz models, the TCL C735 televisions are equipped with a Direct LED Global Dimming backlight system. The panel is of course 10-bit native. On the menu of technical characteristics, TCL C735 televisions display a peak light of 450 nits and QLED (Quantum Dots) technology allows 93% coverage of the DCI-P3 gamut. The melt index oscillates between PPI 3100 on the 50'' to PPI 3700 on the 98 inch. We find the AiPQ 2.0 processing.

Of course, the four HDMI 2.1 connectors (only three on the smaller 43''/50'' diagonals) are included with HFR 4K/120, eARC, VRR compatibility (from 48 Hz to 144 Hz) and ALLM. Ditto for the management of HDR10, HDR10+ and HDR Dolby Vision associated with the Dolby Vision IQ functionality (brightness sensor), without forgetting the FreeSync Premium Pro.

We can also mention a motion compensation MEMC 120 Hz, a new anti-reflective treatment and an anti-blue light mode. Plus a Game mode with an Input Lag of 6 milliseconds.

Sound 2.0/2.1, from 20 W to 60 W depending on size The sound equipment is still signed Onkyo, placed at the back of the screen, for a total power fluctuating from 20 W in 2.0 configuration to 60 W with a 2.1 system. Dolby Atmos compatibility is on the program.

TCL C735, optional camera Namely, TCL C735 TVs can be associated with an external USB 2.0 or 3.0 camera to use the Google Duo application.

Smart Google TV Of course, the TCL C735 TVs include the Smart Google TV function (Android 11). For connectivity, the Wi-Fi 5 function is required in addition to Bluetooth 5.0. We also note the AirPlay 2/HomeKit and Miracast certifications, not to mention the Multi View 2.0 function allowing four distinct sources to be displayed on the screen.

Immediate availability for pre-order, in stores in early May. Indicative prices: €549 for the TCL 43C735, €649 for the TCL 50C735, €799 for the TCL 55C735, €999 for the TCL 65C735, €1,599 for the TCL 75C735 and €6,999 for the TCL 98C735. Pricing for the TCL 85C735 remains unknown at the time of this writing.

Reminder of the key characteristics of the TCL 75C735:

• 10-bit panel

• LCD panel

• Ultra HD/4K panel

• 144 Hz panel

• Processor: Quad Core

• Mega Contrast enhancement function

• Wide Color Gamut function

• UHD Color Extender function

• UPnP (DLNA) multimedia gateway function

• DVR function

• eARC function

• VRR function

• ALLM (Auto Low Latency Mode) function

• 4K HFR 120 function

• Quantum Dots function

• UHD Super Resolution function

• AiPQ 2.0 Engine function

• PPI 3600 function

• HDR10 and HDR HLG compatibility

• HDR10+ compatibility

• Miracast compatibility

• MHL 3.0 compatibility

• HDR Dolby Vision compatibility

• HEVC compatibility

• Dolby Atmos compatibility

• HBBTV compatibility

• Fransat compatibility

• CEC compatibility

• Canal Ready compatibility

• Bluetooth 5.0 compatibility

• Wi-Fi ac compatibility

• DTS-HD compatibility

• HDCP 2.3 compatibility

• FreeSync Premium compatibility

• Filmmaker Mode certification

• Outputs: 1 optical

• Inputs: 4 HDMI 2.1 inputs, 1 USB Host 2.0 port, 1 Ethernet port

• AirPlay 2 multimedia

• HomeKit multimedia

• Google Assistant multimedia

• Google TV multimedia

• Google Duo multimedia

• Direct LED Global Dimming backlight system

• MEMC motion compensation

• Input Lag: 6 ms

• Bright peak: 450 nits

• DVB-T2 tuner

• DVB-C tuner

• DVB-S2 tuner

• Sound section: 2.0

• Power: 2 x 20 W

• Other: Hands-Free Voice Control function, optional camera

• Energy label: G (SDR & HDR)