The Chinese giant OnePlus has launched three new affordable TVs under its U and Y series. Both of these TVs start at the price of 12,999 Indian Rupees. Also, this is undoubtedly the first time that the company has gone low on TV pricing. Maybe now they understand the fact that budget-friendly products get marketed out easily in India. So, now let’s talk about the specifications of these three smart TVs.
OnePlus TV U1 Specifications
First, let’s talk about design. The OnePlus TV U1 comes with a bezel-less LED panel at the front with a thicker bottom bezel that hosts the OnePlus branding. Meanwhile, the rear panel is similar to the OnePlus Q1 series TVs with a clean metal finish at the top and carbon fiber at the bottom.
Second, let’s talk about the display. The OnePlus TV U1 comes with a 55-inch 4K LED panel with a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels and a screen-to-body ratio of 95%. It also comes with a 93% DCI-P3 color gamut support and support for HDR10+ with Dolby Vision Certification and more.
Third, let’s talk about the internals. The OnePlus TV U1 comes with a quad-core Cortex A53 MediaTek MT5887 processor clocked up to 1.5GHz. The GPU used on this one is Mali’s G51 MP4 GPU coupled with 3GB RAM and 16GB onboard storage. Out of the box, it runs on Android 9.0 based Android TV UI with Oxygen Play.
OnePlus Y Series TV Specifications
First, let’s talk about design. The OnePlus Y-series comes with two affordable smart TVs that include a 32-inch HD TV with a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels and a 43-inch Full HD TV with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Both of these TVs come with a similar LED panel as the 55-inch variant (U1).
Second, let’s talk about the display. Both TVs in the Y series comes with 93 percent DCI-P3 Cinematic display and OnePlus’s Gamma Engine. The gamma engine promises real-time image quality optimization and provides support for all the available features on the U1 series. However, the screen to body ratio varies between the two TVs. The 32-inch TV comes with a screen to body ratio of 88.5%, while the 43-inch TV comes with a screen to body ratio of 91.2% SBR.
Third, let’s talk about the internals. Under the hood, both TVs come with a MediaTek processor coupled with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of onboard storage. Both TVs in the Y-series comes with a 20W speaker with Dolby Audio support. Out of the box, it runs on Android TV 9.0 with the same features.
Price and Availability
OnePlus has revealed the prices of these three smart TVs, and here they are:
- 32-inch HD-Ready TV is currently priced at Rs. 12,999 ($175)
- 43-inch Full-HD TV is currently priced at Rs. 22,999 ($308)
- 55-inch 4K U-Series TV is currently priced at Rs. 49.999 ($670)
These three smart TVs from OnePlus will be up for sale starting from July 5th via Amazon India. OnePlus said that it would be available in the offline stores soon.