Hisense U7K, 55'', 65'' and 75'' 4K Ultra HD Mini LED TV

Following, again, our updates of the novelties unveiled by the manufacturer Hisense at the CES show in Las Vegas 2023. After that of the Hisense 120LX 8K Ultra HD Laser TV, the Hisense U8K Mini LED TV series and our presentation of the Hisense-PX2-Pro Trichroma Cinema Laser, a look back at the Hisense U7KQ Mini LED TV series.

The Hisense U7K Mini LED TV series has three references, the Hisense 55U7KQ (55'', 140 cm), Hisense 65U7KQ (65'', 165 cm), and Hisense 75U7KQ (75'', 191 cm).

Hisense U7KQ, Mini LED Backlight

Hisense U7KQ screens incorporate a Mini LED backlighting system associated with a native 10-bit 144 Hz LCD panel. The Asian manufacturer announces just over 500 zones and a light peak of 1,000 nits.

Hisense U7KQ, Dolby Atmos compatibility

For the rest, Filmmaker Mode, Imax Enhanced certification and the Dolby Vision IQ function, associated with an ambient light sensor, are on the menu. Still on the program, a double stand, MEMC-type motion compensation, Hi-View Engine image processing, Dolby Atmos management via a 2.1 audio system for a total power of 40 W (2 x 10 W + 20 W), HDR Dolby Vision/HDR10+ and HDR HLG compatibility as well as an expanded WCG (Wide Color Gamut) type color space with 100% DCI-P3 coverage thanks to the integration of Quantum Dots technology (QLED ).

As a reminder, this uses nanocrystals capable of emitting a given color to improve the tonal spectrum). We should also mention the Game Pro mode associated with 4K/120, ALLM, VRR and AMD FreeSync Premium compatibility.

Hisense U7KQ, Smart TV Vidaa U7

We also note the Vidaa U7 Smart TV function associated with a particularly fast Quad Core processor, with the emphasis placed on the integration of local applications (Molotov, Canal+, Netflix, Salto, Disney+). But Vidaa U is also the integration of Google Assistant (Works with Hey Google) in addition to the voice assistant Amazon Alexa.

Also on the program, artificial intelligence to display recommendations on the right of the screen according to the tastes of the spectator(s), real-time information on the weather, or even information on the best current apps. Finally, Vidaa U7 allows automatic recognition of peripherals connected to the TV (decoder, game console, Blu-Ray player, etc.) for greatly improved ergonomics. Likewise, it includes an internet browser, a rich store of more than 200 applications, access to Netflix 4K, YouTube 4K, Amazon Prime Video 4K, (with direct access key Netflix, Youtube and on the remote)…

Finally, navigation never exceeds three clicks to access the desired settings or services. Of course, the management of HEVC, AV1 and VP9 decoding is required.


And on the connection side, there are four HDMI inputs, two of which are 2.1 (eARC for one of them). The Dual Band Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth functions will of course be required. The built-in microphone allows voice control of the TV. To return to the connectors, there are also two USB Host ports (including one 3.0) with DVR and Time Shifting function, an Ethernet port, a CI+ port… Last precision, the Hisense U7KQ TVs integrate a DVB-T2, DVB-S2 tuner and DVB-C, benefit from an Input Lag of less than 20 ms, not to mention Fransat compatibility and the HBBTV 2.0 label.

Immediate availability. Indicative prices: €999 for the Hisense 55U7KQ, €1,090 for the Hisense 65U7KQ and €1,590 for the Hisense 75U7KQ.

Reminder of the key characteristics of Hisense U7KQ TVs:

• LCD panel

• 4K Ultra HD panel

• 10-bit panel (8 bits + FRC)

• 144 panel Hz

• Processor: Quad Core

• Wide Color Gamut function

• UPnP (DLNA) multimedia gateway function

• DVR function

• eARC function

• VRR function

• ALLM (Auto Low Latency Mode) function

• Quantum Dots function

• HDR10 and HDR HLG compatibility

• HDR10+ compatibility

• HDR Dolby Vision compatibility

• HEVC compatibility

• VP9 compatibility

• AV1 compatibility

• Dolby Atmos compatibility

• HBBTV compatibility

• Fransat compatibility

• CEC compatibility

• Canal Ready compatibility

• Dolby Vision IQ compatibility

• HDCP 2.3 compatibility

• HDR10+ Adaptive compatibility

• FreeSync Premium compatibility

• Wi-Fi ax compatibility

• Bluetooth 5.1 compatibility

• Imax Enhanced certification

• Filmmaker Mode certification

• Outputs: 1 optical

• Inputs: 4 HDMI inputs including two 2.1, 1 Composite, 2 Fat32 and NTFS compatible USB Host ports, 1 stereo 3.5 mm mini-Jack, 1 Composite, 1 CI+ port and 1 Ethernet port

• Multimedia Amazon Alexa

• Multimedia Works with Hey Google

• Multimedia Vidaa U7

• MEMC motion compensation

• Mini LED Local Diming backlight system

• Input Lag: < 20 ms

• Peak light: 1,000 nits

• DVB-T2 tuner

• DVB-C tuner

• DVB-S2 tuner

• Sound section: 2.1

• Power: 40 W (2 x 10 W + 20 W)

• Energy label: F in SDR and G in HDR