Best LED TV Under Rs.30,000 (October 2019)

by | Oct 19, 2019

Are you planning to buy an LED TV under Rs. 30,000? Still struggling to zero-in on a good TV?

We’ve the solution – a curated list of the Best LED TVs under Rs.30,000.

Rest assured, going through this list will be worth your time to make up your mind on that TV you always wanted.

To find out what’s more in the list, let’s dive into the article.

Best LED TVs Under Rs.30,000

1. Mi TV 4XOverall Best Pick
2. Motorola 43SAFHDMFeature Rich SMART TV
3. Blaupunkt BLA55BU680Best Value for Money LED TV
4. Kodak 43UHDXSMARTBest Budget LED TV
5. Thomson 49 OATH 9000Honorable Mention

1. Mi LED Smart TV 4X

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Overall Best Pick
  • Stunning 4K display
  • Latest Android 9.0 Pie OS
  • Patchwall 2,0 intuitive UI

The Mi LED Smart TV 4X is one of the premium LED smart TV from Xiaomi which was released recently in India.

This television offers the best value for money deal in the smart TV market in India trumping ahead the well-established competitors such as Sony and Samsung in terms of hardware prowess.

Design and Build Quality

The build and design of Mi LED Smart TV 4X is in one word – just fantastic. The near-zero bezels on the front resemble their Mi Mix phones.

At the back, a brushed aluminium finish has been provided to improve the aesthetics. All the electronic components are placed on the bottom chin at the back.

Display

The display on this device is a 43-inch UHD 4K panel with a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

The screen to body ratio of this TV is an impressive 91.43%.

With a dynamic contrast ratio of about 60000:1, the colours look good and images and videos feel vibrant.

This is an HDR panel which gives further clarity to the content if the media supports HDR 10.

The display can be viewed without any colour shift up to 178 degrees.

If you are poised to buy an LED TV under Rs. 30,000 which has a screen size of 40-inch or more, the Mi smart LED TV 4X would be one of the best bets.

Smart Features

The all-new Mi TV 4X runs on true Android OS TV based on Android 9 Pie, the stock version directly from Google.

This means you can take full advantage of the Google platform services such as Plays store and Google Play services.

It is powered by an Amlogic 64 bit Quad-core processor running at 1.8GHz coupled with 2GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage.

Xiaomi has included its patch wall UI which aggregates both the online as well as offline content on a single screen.

This television comes with three HDMI ports and 2 USB ports along with AV connectors.

The onboard WiFi on this device supports both 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands for faster data speeds.

There is also Bluetooth 4.2 connectivity on this if you wish to hook it up with a wireless headphone or Bluetooth speakers.

Miscellaneous

In terms of speakers, the Mi smart TV 4X has dual speakers with a combined 20W RMS power output.

The sound quality of these speakers is decent but not overwhelmingly positive.

The motion-sensing remote control helps in navigating through the UI, a delightful experience.

Verdict

The Mi LED TV 4X delivers the best of LED TVs complete with smart connectivity features under a price range of Rs.30,000.

Since it comes with the latest Android 9.0 stock OS, you can have all the apps and games goodness on a stunning 4K display with this television.

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Dual-band Wi-Fi

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Powerful 20W speakers

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Ergonomic remote control

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Specifications

Screen Size43 inch
Resolution3840 x 2160
Refresh Rate60Hz
PortsHDMI – 3, USB -2
Speaker2 x 10W

2. Motorola 43SAFHDM

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Feature-Rich Smart TV
  • Android 9.0 stock OS
  • The full HD IPS display
  • 20W speakers with Dolby audio

Motorola is a prominent smartphone manufacturer in the world which had its fair share of success in the Indian market.

As more and more smartphone manufacturers are foraying into the smart TV market, the Motorola 43SAFHDM is the latest to the party priced under Rs.25,000.

Design and Build Quality

The Motorola 43SAFHDM has a conventional form factor that we are familiarised from a lot of mainstream brands in the market.
The bezels around the display look thin and the big panel makes it look like a seamless front plate.

Even the stands that are provided in the box for tabletop installation is designed with intricate detailing.

The quality of materials used for construction is of high quality and feels very durable and sturdy.

Display

The Motorola 43SAFHDM LED TV has a 43-inch full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x pixels.

This display is a super bright panel with high luminance ensuring excellent screen dimming features and colour accuracy.

What this means to the end-users is that there will be no colour tint on the display and it will be able to project true to life colours more accurately on the screen.

Additionally, features such as Noise reduction and adaptive light control comes standard with this panel, making the viewing experience more immersive and enjoyable.

Smart Features

This LED television runs on stock Android 9.0 Pie operating system and supports most of the apps in the Play store such as Netflix and Amazon prime video out of the box.

Powering the Motorola 43SAFHDM LED TV inside is a quad-core processor with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of shared internal memory.

The UI of this TV is smooth and intuitive, but remember that with the limited 8GB of memory, you’re bound to run out of space after installing too many apps or games.

Connectivity and Sound Quality

This television has the same port arrangement that we have seen on other LED TVs of the same price range.

There are 2HDMI ports and 2 USB ports that support a wide range of codecs.

Additionally, an RJ45 port is present for the wired internet connectivity if you prefer it rather than using the WiFi.

Verdict

The Motorola 43SAFHDM is the best bet for someone looking for a full HD stock Android TV with smart features at an affordable budget.

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Elegant design
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Powerful quad-core processor

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Bluetooth + Infrared remote

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No 4K display

Specifications

Screen Size43 inch
Resolution1920 x 1080
Refresh Rate60 Hz
PortsHDMI – 3, USB – 2
Speaker2 x 10 W

3. Blaupunkt BLA55AU680

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Best Value for Money LED TV
  • Large 55-inch 4K display
  • Powerful processor inside
  • Decent surround sound experience

The brand Blaupunkt is not strange to the Indian market. The company is popular for car audio systems and even Bluetooth speakers.

The BLA55AU680 from Blaupunkt is a 55-inch full HD LED TV that runs on an Android-based operating system.

Design and Build Quality

The Blaupunkt LED TV has an eye-catching design with minimal bezels around the display.

The silver-coated bezels look premium and resemble higher-end LED TVs in the market.

High-quality materials used for the construction makes this LED TV feel solid and durable.

The ports and other connecting outlets have been neatly tucked on the sides giving this TV a clean look at the backside.

Display

The Blaupunkt BLA55AU680 has a 55-inch 4K display with a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. This product has the largest of the display size in its category.

Pictures and videos appear sharp on this display. The brightness levels are in tune of 300 nits and are sufficient for normal lighting conditions.

Being an A+ grade LCD panel, the colour accuracy is much better and precise.

There are different picture modes according to which you can set the colour tone of the display.

This 60Hz full HD panel with an aspect ratio of 16:9 is one of the best in this segment.

Smart Features

The Blaupunkt BLA55AU680 has all the necessary smart connectivity features that you can expect from an LED TV of this price segment.

Powered by an ARM cortex quad-core processor, this smart LED TV comes with 1GB of RAM coupled with 8GB internal storage.

Running on an Android-based OS, this TV can run almost any apps on the Play store provided you sideload these apps. There is also a built-in app store for you to download and install apps and games directly on this television.

Miscellaneous

The Blaupunkt BLA55AU680 comes with two speakers rated at 15W each. The sound quality of these speakers is sufficiently loud and clear.

With 3 HDMI and 2 USB ports, you are getting sufficiently robust I/o options with this television.

Verdict

With a 4K display and value for money smart features, this is one of the best deals in the market right now.

If you are planning to purchase a TV for a large room, this 55-inch TV from Blaupunkt with a 178-degree field of vision will be a great choice.

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A+ achromatic display

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Screen mirroring built-in

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Blaupunkt TV Care

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Plastic back panel

Specifications

Screen Size55 inch
Resolution3840 x 2160
Refresh Rate60 Hz
PortsHDMI – 3, USB – 2
Speaker2 x 15W

4. Kodak 43UHDXSMART

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Best Budget LED TV
  • Excellent contrast ratio
  • Dust and moisture resistant components
  • Same-day installation on delivery

Kodak has been releasing low-cost budget LED TVs that offer 4K panel at a very competitive price in the Indian market.

The XSMART from Kodak is a step ahead of their previous products with the smart connectivity features that come with this LED TV.

Design and build quality

Most of the budget LED TVs now selling in the market does feature a more or less the same design.

This is because the companies instead of doing their R&D, rely on third-party OEM designs for their products.

This helps them save a lot of money in the manufacturing process.

The Kodak XSMART has a relatively slim profile and has narrow bezels at the sides of the display.

All the ports are present in the backside. This might pose an issue to reach the connections when the device is wall mounted.

The plastics used in the build are of average quality and doesn’t feel cheap either.

Display

The Kodak XSMART smart LED TV features a 43-inch LED display with a resolution of 3840×2160 pixels.

The 178-degree viewing angle makes this display ideal for a medium-sized room for an average family.

The brightness levels are a bit on the lower side with only 300 nits but the contrast levels are excellent.

The deep blacks in the visuals make the TV watching experience a lot better.

Smart TV features

The Kodak XSMART TV runs on an Android-based interface powered by an ARM Cortex quad-core processor with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage.

The company has provided Aptoide android store for directly downloading third-party Android apps instead of wanting to sideload them from a USB stick.

Popular apps come pre-installed and with a Wi-Fi or RJ45 connection, you can stream the contents on these sites right away.

This TV supports Miracast screen mirroring. This means that you can mirror the screen of your laptops or smartphones on to this larger display wirelessly.

Miscellaneous

The Kodak XSMART TV has a total 20W sound output from the two speakers.

This TV comes with 5 sound modes that you can select according to the content you are watching.

Features such as auto volume leveller and audio equalizer are present as well.

Verdict

The Kodak XSMART LED TV is a perfectly fine 4K LED TV for purchase under Rs.40,000.

With Indian specific features such as inbuilt stabilizer and moisture and dust resistance, the Kodak XSMART, as the name suggests is a smart product worth investing your hard-earned money.

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178-degree viewing angle
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Miracast support

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Audio Equalizer

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Low brightness

Specifications

Screen Size43 inch
Resolution3840 x 2160
Refresh Rate60 Hz
PortsHDMI – 3, USB – 2
Speaker2 x 10W

5. Thomson 49 OATH 9000

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Honorable Mention
  • Stock Android TV OS
  • Powerful processor and smooth performance
  • Inbuilt soundbar for better audio

Thomson is a French electronics manufacturer recently forayed into the Indian market.

The Thomson OATH 9000 LED TV is one of the best 49-inch 4K LED TV running on stock android OS priced under Rs.30,000.

Design and Build Quality

The OATH 9000 is made entirely of high-quality, durable plastic as well as premium. The entire chassis is well built with no flex.

The TV comes with 2 plastic stands that can be fitted manually if you plan to place the TV on a table.

Display

The display is the main USP of this television.

Crushing its competitors to bite the dust, the OATH 9000 comes with 4K resolution, yes you heard it right, a native 3840 x 2160 pixel, 49-inch panel that’s 2-3 times crispier and detailed than a Full HD panel.

The colours look great and the images look vivid.

The dynamic range of this display is impressive and covers almost the entire spectrum of the dark as well as bright visuals.

The display being an IPS panel offer excellent viewing angles.

Connectivity

Powering the device of its smart capabilities is a 1.2 GHz CPU coupled with 2.5GB RAM and 16GB of internal storage.

The popular apps like Netflix and Youtube are preinstalled.

This TV runs on stock Android TV OS with thousands of apps and games available to download directly from the play store.

The Miracast support will ensure that the content on your smartphone or tablet can be instantly shared on to this big screen to watch it in full glory.

Speaker and Sound Quality

Ports selection too is impressive on this device.

Thomson has provided 3 HDMI ports for connecting devices that support HDMI out and 2 USB ports.

Standard connectivity options like WiFi and RJ45 Ethernet port is also present.

There are two 15W bottom-firing speakers on this device.

Even though with an effective RMS of 30W, the sound output is not loud enough to fill an entire room.

The OATH 9000 comes with a 1-year warranty from the company including the display.

Verdict

The Thomson OATH 9000 LED TV with its 4K IPS panel supplemented by smart connectivity features is one of the best 49-inch LED TV’s available for purchase under Rs.30,000.

If you wish to see movies and online streaming services such as Netflix in its full glory, we wholeheartedly suggest this model.

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Dual 15W speakers
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Bluetooth connectivity

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Built-in chromecast

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Sound distortion at max volume

Specifications

Screen Size49 inch
Resolution3840 x 2160
Refresh Rate60Hz
PortsHDMI-3, USB-2
Speaker2 x 15W

This concludes our list of the best-LED TVs in India under Rs. 30,000.

We have worked hard to close in on the best possible LED TV in each category we have subdivided this list in to.

Now, as the hard part is over, make your pick from the list and we assure that you won’t get disappointed.

If you would love to check out more premium LED TVs, we’ve got you covered. Go through our Best LED TVs under Rs.40,000 list for more.

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