The Apple TV 4K not only supports 4K content but also High Dynamic Range (HDR) and even Dolby Vision. The latter can be a bit difficult to track down when it comes to television sets, as only a few manufacturers support the technology in their ranges. What Dolby Vision offers is enhanced visual experiences thanks to a more colorful and brighter picture. We’ll run through a few TVs that support 4K, HDR, and Dolby Vision, so you can get the most out of your Apple TV 4K.
If there is one thing Black Friday is known for, it’s huge discounts on TVs. Lots of companies are trying to clear out their stock of last year’s models to make way for the new models coming in the new year. Some of these TVs listed below are bound to go on sale, giving you a perfect window to upgrade your screen to better suit your 4K and HDR needs. Our deals team will be on the lookout for the best deals this season and will be putting them all right here as they find them.
Samsung QN55Q60 QLED 4K TV
Samsung makes some of the best display panels, and the same goes for the TV lineup. The QN55Q60 4K TV not only sports 4K HDR capabilities but also supports Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant voice support (but unfortunately no HomeKIt). There is even a built-in Bixby voice along with SmartThings to connect to your existing smart home setup.
AirPLay 2 support
Getting support for Google Assistant is all fine and dandy, but the VIZIO M-Series steps it up a notch with a built-in Chromecast and it supports AirPLay 2 and HomeKit making it perfect to fit into your smart home setup. That means you can use your phone or other devices and cast it to your new VIZIO TV with ease. 4K Ultra HD is onboard, along with Dolby Vision HDR, for improved video playback.
Bang for the buck
TCL 55S425 4K Roku TV
If you’re big into streaming content the TCL 55S425 4K TV is great as it has a built-in Roku for your smart TV needs. Roku will run a ton of streaming services right from your TV. even the soon-to-be-launched Disney+. Not only does it support 4k and HDR, but it also has a lot of ports including, three HDMI ports (one of which is HDMI ARC), a USB-A port, a headphone jack, an Optical Audio Out, and an Ethernet port.
Bells and whistles
Samsung Q90 QLED Smart TV
If money is no object, then you should look no further than the Samsung Q90 QLED Smart TV. Although you won’t get a built-in Chromecast or Roku, there are still plenty of smarts with the help of Google, Alexa, and Samsung’s own SmartThings smart home technology. With HDR10+, you are getting the best video playback quality possible, and Samsung aimed to improve viewing angles making it, so there isn’t a bad seat in the house.
LG Nano 8 Series TV
LG’s Nano 8 Series of televisions is a bit different with its built-in Intelligent Processor, which helps to power all of the AI features such as smart home assistants. Plus, the processor helps with the picture quality, as it will help to tune your TV to match the content you are watching and provide a better viewing experience than similar options.
The purest blacks
LG OLED ThinQ B8 55-inch 4K TV
The HDR and LG’s Perfect Blacks technology, which turns off individual pixels that are supposed to be black thereby making them even darker, to make 4K content pop visually. This Tv even comes with four HDMI outputs, two USB, and an Ethernet port and its 120hz refresh rate will keep the picture smooth no matter what.
Enjoy the amazing picture
There are so many different televisions available on the market. It can be challenging to find one that has just about everything you could want. With the Samsung QN55Q60, those concerns can be put to rest. This television offers a QLED 4K panel with HDR10+ for an even better HDR experience than similar products. Samsung also packed plenty of smart home functionality with support for Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Bixby Voice, and Samsung SmartThings.
For those who want all the bells and whistles, and money is no object, look no further than the Samsung Q90 QLED Smart TV. This television offers enhanced viewing angles, Samsung’s Quantum Dots technology for a better viewing experience, and an ultra-slim design that will fit in with any room decor.
Buy the TV that’s right for you this Black Friday
First and foremost, if you’re buying a TV for your Apple TV 4K, make sure it supports 4K and HDR (like all the TVs listed above do), nothing is worse than buying a new TV only to realize it’s not going to take full advantage of your Apple TV. The next most important thing is to know what you need to plug into your TV. Maybe you have a gaming system, your Apple TV, a soundbar, and an audio receiver — you’ll want to make sure you have all the ports you need to use your entire setup optimally. Finally, and this is the most important for a lot of people, what size do you want? Bigger TVs work better in living rooms while smaller ones work in bedrooms or other areas of your home. Luckily, you can find deals on any size TV throughout the year, but especially on Black Friday.
Buying a TV around Black Friday is one of the best ways to make sure you get a good deal. All the big manufacturers — LG, Samsung, Sony and more — have sales that you should be able to leverage into some serious savings. Plus, with our deals team on red alert looking for the best TV deals possible, you don’t even need to line up at our local Best Buy to get the best deal.
Get the right 4K HDR TV for you at a great price by bookmarking this page and letting our deals team here at iMore do the hard work for you. We’ll be updating this page with great TV deals throughout the month and Black Friday weekend, so you’ll know you’re getting the best deal.
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