IFA 23 > Hisense UX, Mini LED Ultra HD 4K 65'' and 85'' TV, specifications update

Following our meeting with Hisense at the IFA show in Berlin, we look back at the premium Mini LED Ultra HD 4K Qled TV series unveiled at the CES show in Las Vegas last January, the Hisense UX, for an update on its specifications.

We now know a lot more about the exact specifications of the Hisense UX series (for Uled

Hisense UX, main specifications

Ultra HD 4K, the Mini LED Local Dimming backlighting system has 1,500 zones and just over 3,000 diodes on the 65'', 5,184 zones and just over 20,000 diodes on the 85' ', promises extremely fine management of contrast and brightness, for a light peak announced at 2,000 nits on the 65'' and 2,500 nits on the 85 inch. All with QLED (Quantum Dots) sauce for beautiful color accuracy.

It is also necessary to mention the Hi-View Engine , Ultra HD Premium certification and MEMC motion compensation. Finally, these televisions are equipped with a 4.1.2 sound system from Harman Kardon with a total power of 84 W (2 x 15 W front + 2 x 10 W surround + 20 W + 2 x 8 W), in the form two soundbars integrated into the sides of the screen (see photo below).

Hisense UX, main specifications

In terms of features, FilmMaker Mode is included in addition to HDR10+, HDR HLG and the Dolby Vision IQ function. Imax Enhanced certification is also required. Ditto for DTS:X and Dolby Atmos compatibility.

For their part, the Input Lag displays 10.7 ms, the Fransat and HBBTV 2.0.3 certifications are present and the Time Shifting function is required.

Hisense UX, Smart TV Vidaa U7 and connectivity

Last clarification, Hisense UX TVs integrate the Vidaa U7 Smart TV function with access to streaming applications Canal+, Netflix, Disney+…. Management of the Amazon Alexa voice assistant is assured. And on the connectivity side, there are two HDMI 2.1 inputs (including one with the eARC function), two HDMI 2.0 inputs, one Composite, a 3.5 mm mini-Jack stereo input, an optical output, two USB ports (including one 3.0 ) and an Ethernet port. Last clarification, the Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.1 functions are obviously required. Without forgetting the Wisa Ready label to enjoy TV sound, up to 7.1, on suitable speakers, that is to say wireless.

Finally, navigation never exceeds three clicks to access the desired settings or services. Of course, management of HEVC, AV1 and VP9 decoding is required. It is also necessary to point out a central foot for the 65'' (see photo below) and a double foot (positioned at each end of the slab) on the 85 inch.

Immediate availability for the 65'', end of year for the 85 inch. Indicative price: €2,490 for the Hisense 65UXKQ, €5,490 for the Hisense 85UXKQ.

Reminder of the key characteristics of Hisense UX TVs:

• LCD panel

• Ultra HD 4K panel

• 10-bit panel (8 bits + FRC)

• 144 panel Hz

• Processor: Quad Core MT9618

• Wide Color Gamut function

• UPnP media gateway function (DLNA)

• 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

• Channel Ready compatibility

• Dolby Vision IQ compatibility

• HDCP 2.3 compatibility

• Adaptive HDR10+ compatibility

• FreeSync Premium compatibility

• Wi-Fi compatibility ax

• 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 3.5 mm stereo mini-Jack, 1 CI+ port and 1 Ethernet port

• Amazon Alexa multimedia

• Vidaa U7 multimedia

• Power compensation MEMC movement

• Mini LED Local Dimming backlighting system

• Input Lag: 10.7 ms

• Number of zone(s): 1,500 zones (approximately 3,000 diodes) on the 65 '', 5,184 zones (approximately 20,000 diodes) on the 85''

• Light peak: 1,500 nits for the 65'', 2,500 nits for the 85''

• Mini LED technology : yes

• DVB-T2 tuner

• DVB-C tuner

• DVB-S2 tuner

• Sound section: 4.1.2

• Power: 84 W ( 2 x 15 W front + 2 x 10 W surround + 20 W + 2 x 8 W)

• Energy label: G (SDR and HDR)