Best 55-inch 4K Ultra-HD TVs Under 1.5 Lakh In Nepal [Updated]

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As TVs become more and more of a necessity instead of an entertainment unit of a household, people are looking for one of excellent quality that can last for years. We recently updated our list of the best 55” 4K UHD TV under 1 lakh in Nepal which consisting of some great options on a budget. Here, we’ll be taking a look at something more premium with the budget bumped to Rs. 1.5 lakh. So, let’s take a look at the best 55” 4K UHD TV under NPR 1.5 Lakh in Nepal. To no one’s surprise, this list is populated by the world’s best TV manufacturing brands like Sony, LG, TCL, and Samsung.

5. Samsung RU7100 55″ Smart 4K UHD TV

Starting our list of the best 55″ 4K UHD TV under 1.5 lakh in Nepal is the Samsung RU7100 55″. it falls under the 2019 lineup of Samsung’s UHD LED TVs. In terms of design, it features VNB (Very Narrow Bezel) design language and looks quite nice (although the company has definitely made strides in its 2020 revision). RU7100’s display looks pretty vibrant and supports HDR10, HDR10+, and HLG standard of HDR. Unfortunately, WCG (Wide Color Gamut) is absent on this TV and the color reproduction is handled by Samsung’s own PurColor technology instead.

Likewise, it has a 120Hz Motion Rate and a native 60Hz refresh rate for a smooth viewing experience. We reviewed this TV a while ago and found its picture quality to be excellent and didn’t notice any sort of backlight bleeding either. The colors and contrast look pretty nice too thanks to micro dimming technology. Moving to the audio, Samsung RU7100 has a 2CH bottom-firing speaker with 20W output. And these support Dolby Digital/+, Dolby Atmos protocol.

Samsung RU7100 55-inch Smart 4K UHD TV

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Getting to the UI, this TV runs on Samsung’s own Tizen OS which is quite well designed. It is powered by a quad-core UHD processor. It supports YouTube, Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, and other streaming service playback as well. You can make commands to Samsung’s own Bixby voice assistant to control different settings of the TV. The “One Remote” is quite minimal and has dedicated buttons to launch Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, and the web browser.

Samsung RU7100 55″ Smart 4K UHD TV Specs:

  • Display: 55-inch display, LED-backlighting (micro dimming), Flat, VA panel
  • Resolution: 4K Ultra-HD (3840 x 2160 pixels)
  • Contrast Ratio: 5650:1 (Mega Contrast), PurColor
  • Brightness: N/A
  • Sound: 2CH stereo speakers (20W), Dolby Audio
  • Motion Rate: 60Hz (Motion Rate 120)
  • Operating System: Tizen OS
  • Processor: UHD Processor (Quad-Core)
  • Memory: 4GB internal storage
  • Remote: One Remote
  • Connectivity: 3x HDMI (including HDMI ARC), 2x USB, 1x Ethernet, 1x Component-in, 1x AV-in, 1x Digital Audio Out (Optical), 1x RF-in, 1x Antenna-in (Built-in WiFi, Bluetooth 4.2)
  • Other Features: AirPlay 2, HDR10+, HLG, Bixby, Dialog Enhancement
  • Warranty: 2 Years Brand Warranty
  • Price in Nepal: Rs. 108,000
  • Watch our review of Samsung RU7100 55″ 4K TV.
  • Buy Here (Samsung Plaza)

4. Sony Bravia KD-55X7000G 4K UHD Smart TV

Here, the Sony Bravia KD-557000G is a 2019 model of the company’s premium lineup of LED TV. It features 4K X-Reality PRO which upscales non-4K contents to near 4K in real-time, therefore offering excellent picture quality in different content resolution. There’s also something called Dynamic Contrast Enhancer which like the 4K upscaling, dynamically adjusts the contrast settings for clearer images.

In terms of HDR images, this TV supports the regular HDR10 and HLG formats. Like in most premium Sony TVs, the 55X70G comes with TRILUMINOS & Live Colour display technology for a wide color gamut – approximately 30% more compared to regular displays. With ClearAudio+ sound processing, it supports Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, and DTS Digital Surround sound. It has a pretty powerful 10W + 10W speaker system and runs on Linux OS.

Sony Bravia KD-55X7000G 4K UHD Smart TV

Thanks to its 50Hz native and 200Hz Motionflow XR refresh rate, the Sony 55X70G could also be an interesting choice who wish to use it as a gaming monitor. Even though it’s not an Android TV, it can play Netflix and YouTube. There’s also the 55X80G model which costs about Rs. 20K more than this which is an Android TV. But, you can easily add more functionalities to the 55X70G by installing a separate streaming box for a lot less than the aforementioned price difference.

Sony Bravia KD-55X7000G 4K UHD Smart TV Specs:

  • Display: 55-inch display, LED-backlighting (frame dimming), Flat, VA panel
  • Resolution: 4K Ultra-HD (3840 x 2160 pixels)
  • Contrast Ratio: 6000:1 (Dynamic Contrast Enhancer)
  • Brightness: 393 cd/m2
  • Sound: 2CH 20W speakers, Dolby Digital Plus
  • Motion Rate: 50Hz (Motionflow XR 200)
  • Operating System: Linux
  • Processor: 4K Processor X1
  • Memory: Unspecified
  • Connectivity: 1x Ethernet, 1x RF-in, 1x Composite Video-in, 3x HDMI (including HDMI ARC), 1x Digital Audio Out, 1x Headphone-out, 1x Audio out, 1x Subwoofer out, 3x USB (Built-in WiFi)
  • Other Features: Smart Plug & Play, Cable Management, HDR10, HLG
  • Warranty: 2 Years Brand Warranty
  • Price in Nepal: Rs. 128,000
  • Buy Here (Daraz)

3. LG 55UM7300 4K Smart UHD TV

Next up we have the 55UM7300 4K UHD TV from LG. It is a 2019 model of LG’s UHD LED TV which sits below the company’s OLED and NanoCell TVs. This TV has a fairly standard with minimal bezels so you’ll have no problem setting it up in your room without disturbing the room’s aesthetics. The 55UM7300 has 4K Active HDR technology which adjusts HDR (HDR10, HLG) quality scene-by-scene to deliver excellent contrast.

Moreover, it uses an A+ IPS panel aided by the Advance Color Enhancer feature for great color reproduction. It has an excellent viewing angle as well and maintains plenty of colors & saturation even when watching the TV from the side. Likewise, the LG 55UM7300 has a native 60Hz refresh rate, and its TruMotion 120 simulates 120Hz refresh rate for smoother videos. Getting to the audio, it has a 20W speaker system that supports DTS-HD and DTS Virtual:X protocol for a surround sound effect.

LG 55UM7300 4K Smart UHD TV

Although the listening experience isn’t that much in a big room, the DTS Virtual:X does make difference when listening to the audio from a close enough distance. Moreover, it comes with LG ThinQ AI using which you can effortlessly control the TV’s settings using the Magic Remote. Besides that, it has Google Assistant and Amazon’s Alexa built-in as well. This one’s not an Android TV either and runs on LG’s proprietary webOS platform. Interestingly, LG 4K UHD TVs in Nepal are coupled with a free subscription to Prabhu TV (except for Star network).

LG 55UM7300 4K Smart UHD TV Specs:

  • Display: 55-inch display, Direct LED-backlighting, Flat, IPS panel
  • Resolution: 4K Ultra-HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 4K Upscaler
  • Contrast Ratio: N/A (HDR Dynamic Tone Mapping, 4K Active HDR)
  • Brightness: N/A
  • Sound: 2CH 20W down-firing speakers, DTS-HD (DTS Virtual:X)
  • Motion Rate: 60Hz (TruMotion 120)
  • Operating System: webOS
  • Processor: Quad-Core Processor
  • Memory: Unspecified
  • Remote: Magic Remote (with Gyro)
  • Connectivity: 3x HDMI (including HDMI ARC), 2x USB, 1x RF-in, 1x Composite-in, 1x Digital Audio Out (Optical), 1x Ethernet (Built-in WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0)
  • Other Features: AirPlay 2, HDR10, HLG, ThinQ AI, Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant
  • Warranty: 2 Years Brand Warranty
  • Price in Nepal: Rs. 110,990
  • Buy Here (CG Digital)

2. Samsung TU8000 55” Crystal UHD 4K Smart TV

And in the number two position in our list of best 55” 4K UHD TV under 1.5 lakh in Nepal, we have the new Samsung TU8000 55” 4K TV. This one’s the latest 2020 lineup of Samsung’s 4K UHD TVs. Compared to 2019’s RU-series, these feature even minimal bezels and with an all-new Crystal Display technology. Moreover, the company has also replaced the UHD processor with something Samsung is calling “Crystal Processor 4K”. It also introduces a new Ambient Mode that lets your display your selected photos – so your TV can double as a décor piece when not in use.

Likewise, this Series 8 TV from Samsung supports HDR10+ and HLG HDR formats for brighter whites and blacker blacks. It also comes with UHD micro dimming to turn off the LED backlighting for even better contrast. TU8000 uses PurColor technology for a wider color spectrum but doesn’t support WCG (Wide Color Gamut) itself.

Samsung TU8000 55-inches Crystal UHD 4K Smart TV

In terms of audio, this TV comes with a 2CH 20W speaker system and supports the Dolby Digital Plus protocol. Moreover, it has a 120+ Motion Rate for smoother content which enhances the viewing experience of a live event, or sporting shows. Samsung TU8000 55” runs on the company’s proprietary Tizen OS instead of Android which is beautifully designed and has plenty of apps to choose from as well. It also supports AirPlay 2 to stream content from your iOS devices.

Samsung TU8000 55″ Crystal 4K UHD Smart TV Specs:

  • Display: 55-inch display, LED-backlighting (micro dimming), Flat, VA panel
  • Resolution: 4K Ultra-HD (3840 x 2160 pixels)
  • Contrast Ratio: 6400:1 (Dynamic Contrast Enhancer)
  • Brightness: 300 cd/m2
  • Sound: ClearAudio+ (10W + 10W speakers), Dolby Audio, DTS Surround sound
  • Motion Rate: 60Hz (Motion Rate 120+)
  • Operating System: Tizen OS
  • Processor: Crystal Processor 4K
  • Memory: Unspecified
  • Remote: One Remote
  • Connectivity: 3x HDMI (including HDMI ARC), 2x USB, 1x Composite-in (AV), 1x Ethernet, 1x Digital Audio Out (Optical), 1x RF-in (Built-in WiFi, Bluetooth 4.2)
  • Other Features: AirPlay 2, HDR10+, HLG, Ambient Mode, Game Mode, Bixby
  • Warranty: 2 Years Brand Warranty
  • Price in Nepal: Rs. 116,000
  • Buy Here (Samsung Plaza)

1. TCL 55C8 55″ 4K UHD Android Smart TV

Finally, the number one spot in our list of best 55” 4K UHD TV under 1.5 lakh in Nepal goes to TCL’s 55C8 (2019). Compared to other TVs on this post, this features some of the most impressive display and audio features. First off, it is the only one to feature the superior Dolby Vision HDR protocol. Compared to the static metadata on HDR10, HLG standards, Dolby Vision produces adjusts the brightness per frame/per scene (dynamic metadata).

This, paired with TCL’s HDR Dynamic Contrast technology offers excellent bright and darks. Similarly, 55C8 also comes with Wide Color Gamut (WCG) with ≥90% DCI-P3 (UV) coverage for a rich color spectrum. Moreover, it is an Android TV and runs on Android 9.0 (Pie). Therefore, it has an excellent UI/UX and you can easily download your necessary apps from the Google Play Store. Scrolling through the UI is smooth as well thanks to the quad-core processor and the Mali-470 GPU.

TCL 55C8 55-inches 4K UHD Android Smart TV

Additionally, the TCL 55C8 features 120Hz Clear Motion Index which simulates regular contents to a smoother 120Hz. The audio performance of this TV is incredible too. With Onkyo front-firing speakers on board, it has a powerful 24W audio output and supports Dolby Atmos audio. It also has Chromecast built-in and is certified for Netflix and YouTube playback. And although it has minimal bezels on the sides and the top, the bottom chin is quite huge which is possibly the only major unappealing factor of the TV. But if you can look past that, the TCL 55C8 will offer an exceptional TV viewing experience.

TCL 55C8 55″ 4K UHD Android Smart TV Specs:

  • Display: 55-inch display, LED-backlighting (micro dimming), Flat, A+ VA panel
  • Resolution: 4K Ultra-HD (3840 x 2160 pixels)
  • Contrast Ratio: 4500:1 (Static), HDR Pro, Wide Color Gamut (WCG)
  • Brightness: N/A
  • Sound: Onkyo speakers (2 x 8W + 2 x 4W, front-firing), Dolby Audio, DTS
  • Motion Rate: 60Hz (Clear Motion Index 120Hz)
  • Operating System: Android TV 9.0 (Pie)
  • Processor: Quad-Core Processor (Cortex-A55 @900MHz – 1.1GHz), Mali-470 GPU
  • Memory: 2GB DDR3 RAM, 16GB eMMC5 storage
  • Remote: Standard Remote (RC802N)
  • Connectivity: 3x HDMI (including HDMI ARC), 2x USB 2.0, 1x Headphone out, 1x Av-in, 1x Optical S/PDIF out, 1x Ethernet (Built-in dual-band WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0)
  • Other Features: Chromecast, T-Cast, HDR10+, Dolby Vision, Google Assistant, UHD upscaling, Far-field microphone (without the remote)
  • Warranty: 3 Years Brand Warranty
  • Price in Nepal: Rs. 120,940
  • Buy Here (CG Digital)

Best 55″ 4K UHD TV Under 1.5 Lakh in Nepal [Updated: October 2020]

Rank TV Model Price in Nepal
1 TCL 55C8 55” 4K UHD Android Smart TV Rs. 120,940
2 Samsung TU8000 55” Crystal 4K UHD Smart TV Rs. 116,000
3 LG 55UM7300 4K Smart UHD TV Rs. 110,990
4 Sony Bravia KD-55X7000G 4K UHD Smart TV Rs. 128,000
5 Samsung RU7100 55” Smart 4K UHD TV Rs. 108,000