The 5 Best 50 Inch TVs [Ranked]
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If you need a TV that measures 50", we've dug up 5 of the best-selling options on the market below.
The 50 inches is referring to the distance from one corner measured diagonally across the TV screen to the opposite corner (Source).
How They Compare
All of the 50-inch TVs to make the list are, of course, HD. However, some of them have different qualities of HD.
Both the VIZIO 50-inch smart TV as well as the Atyme 50-inch TV are full HD, also known as 1080p. The TCL, Sony, and the Samsung 50-inch smart TV all have 4k ultra HD.
The Samsung, the TCL, the VIZIO, and the Sony 50-inch TVs are all smart TVs. The Atyme is the only 50-inch TV on the list that is not a smart TV. Sony’s 50-inch TV has smart functionality using Android, whereas TCL’s is a Roku smart LED TV.
50 Inch TVs Compared
- Crystal processor 4K: This ultra-fast processor transforms everything you watch into stunning 4K.
- Powered by exclusive technologies to amplify color, contrast, brightness, and smooth motion, the Hisense UHD smart TV combines incredible, ultra-bright 4k detail with the intuitively smart Roku TV to take your TV experience to the next level
- REAL 4K DISPLAY: Enjoy 4K resolution for your 4K movies and shows. It's clarity in every moment, with pristine color, light and detail.
- Easy Voice Control: Works with Amazon Alexa or Google Assistant to help you find movie titles, launch or change channels, even switch inputs, using just your voice. Also available through the Roku mobile app
- Memc 120 with a MEMC 120 (Motion Estimation and Motion Compensation), all action-packed sequences will flow smoothly from frame to frame for the ultimate experience. Enjoy every moment of the auto enhanced picture quality especially for all your favorite sports, video games, and movies packed with action
On the other hand, VIZIO’s 50-inch TV uses VIZIO Internet Apps Plus.Each 50-inch TV has a Hertz or Hz rating. This refers to the number of times that the pixels displaying an image refresh each minute.
The Atyme 50-inch TV has a 60 Hz rate, while the other 50-inch TVs on the list all have a 120 Hz rate. A faster Hz rate is especially great for sports and action so that you can easily see every speedy detail.
Samsung’s 50-inch TV comes with OneRemote technology that will sense any connected devices and allow you to control them without having to manually program it to do so.
Both the TCL and VIZIO 50-inch TVs have built in Wi-Fi and the TCL 50-inch TV includes a Roku TV remote designed with only 20 buttons to make use as simple and easy as possible.
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How Do TVs Work?
A 50-inch TV is an electronic device that is used to display images in either black and white or in color and play audio in sync with the images (Source).
The way that a 50-inch TV works is by receiving signals to display images and play audio. It takes the signals that it receives and uses them to recreate images and sounds that work together to show the viewers a program or movie of some sort for entertainment or educational purposes (Source).
Buyers of 50-inch TVs also urged others that if they want to mount their 50-inch TV that they should be sure that they have the proper mounting equipment including the correct size screws needed ahead of time.
Many buyers have said that their 50-inch TV provides them with a better gaming experience when they use their TV for playing video games, and a few buyers said that they even use their 50-inch TVs as a computer monitor.
Best 50 Inch TVs For 2020
Fifty Inch TV Benefits
- The screen is large enough to be seen well from anywhere in a room
- THe 50-inch TV is also small enough that it isn’t hard to view in smaller rooms and doesn’t overwhelm a space
- 50-inch TVs can be used in conjunction with cable, satellite, streaming, or DVD players
- They are excellent for playing video games on a variety of different devices
- They can even be used as a large computer monitor
In the table below, we've assembled a list of 50" television models. Let us know which brand and model # you'd like us to review next by commenting at the end of this article.
|Television Model||Television Model|
|TCL 49D100||VIZIO M50-E1|
|Avera 49EQX20||Proscan PLDED5035A|
|Hitachi 49LF5400||Proscan PLDED5069|
|LG 49LJ5100||RCA RLDED5078A-C|
|LG 49LJ5500||RCA RLDED5098-UHD|
|TCL 49S305||Sceptre U500CV-U|
|Refurbished 49UH6090||Sceptre U505CV-U|
|Refurbished 49UH610A||Sceptre U515CV-U|
|LG 49UJ6300||Samsung UN49J5000A|
|LG 49UJ7700||Samsung UN49K6250AFXZA|
|Samsung 4K x 2K||Samsung UN49KU7000|
|Hisense 50H7C||Samsung UN49KU7500|
|Refurbished 50MU6300||Refurbished UN49M5300AFXZA|
|Philips 50PFL4901/F7||Samsung UN49M5300AFXZA|
|Refurbished 50PFL5601||Samsung UN49MU6500FXZA|
|Philips 50PFL5601/F7||Samsung UN49MU7000FXZA|
|Hitachi 50R5||Samsung UN49MU7500FXZA|
|VIZIO D50-E1||Samsung UN49MU8000FXZA|
|VIZIO D50f-E1||Refurbished UN50EH5000|
|VIZIO D50n-E1||Refurbished UN50EH6000|
|Refurbished D50U-D1||Refurbished UN50H6203AFXZA|
|Refurbished E50-D1||Refurbished UN50HU6950FXZA|
|VIZIO E50-D1||Samsung UN50J5000|
|VIZIO E50x-E1||Samsung UN50J5200|
|Refurbished HG50NE477SF||Refurbished UN50J5200AFXZA|
|Sharp LC-50N3100U||Refurbished UN50J520DAFXZA|
|Sharp LC-50N5000U||Refurbished UN50JU650DFXZA|
|Refurbished LC-50N6000U||Refurbished UN50KU6300FXZA|
|Sharp LC50N7000U||Refurbished UN50KU630DFXZA|
|Refurbished LE50A6R9A||Samsung UN50M5300|
|Hitachi LE50H508||Samsung UN50MU6300FXZA|
|Refurbished M49-C1||Philips UV492|
|Refurbished M49-C1||Sceptre X505BV-F|
|Refurbished M50-C1||Refurbished X505BVFMQC|
Some of our past favorites are listed below- we try to keep everything up to date. The comparison table at the top of the page lists our current top picks!