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

by | Aug 30, 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. VU Pixellight 43-UHOverall Best Pick
2. Thomson UD9Runner-Up Pick
3. Blaupunkt BLA43AU680Best Value for Money LED TV
4. Kevin KN55UHD ProValue for Money 4K LED TV
5. Samsung Series 5Best Branded LED TV
6. Sanyo Nebula seriesHonorable Mention

1. VU Pixelight

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Overall Best Pick
  • Affordable 4K UHD TV
  • Enhanced connectivity features
  • Bright and vivid display

The 43-UH Pixelight from Vu is a 43-inch 4K smart LED TV based on the Linux operating system.

This is one of the cheapest 40+ inch 4K UHD SMART LED TV currently on the Indian market priced under Rs. 30,000.

Design and Build Quality

The company has hit a sweet spot with this product which ticks all the right boxes with grace without any major letdowns.

The design language of this television is nothing extraordinary to write chapters about.
Vu has considered practicality over aesthetic appeal with this model.

The minimal looks supplemented with the really thin bezels around the display is an aesthetically pleasing experience.

Display

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

Being an A+ grade IPS panel, the viewing angles are wide and the visuals look the same when looked even at acute angles.

The brightness levels are great enough to be visible even when placed under direct light.

The panel used here is an HDR10 certified display and the bright and dark spots are quite crisp and the details are top-notch.

Smart features

This smart TV runs a Linux based operating system for a full-fledged smart TV experience.

It comes preloaded with all the necessary apps such as Netflix and YouTube.

The app store lets you download your favourite apps from the official channels without worrying about the compatibility issues.

The VU Pixelight Smart LED TV is powered by an ARM Quad-core processor with 1GB of RAM and 4GB of storage.

The UI being nearly stock android is fast and responsive and there are no noticeable lags or stutters during the operation.

Miscellaneous

There is a mobile remote app by which you can control the operations of this television right from your smartphone.

This television has two 10W speakers that sound loud enough.

The voice output is clear with no distortion even at high volume levels.

This smart TV comes with 3 HDMI ports and two USB ports to connect various devices such as a set-top box or a gaming console.

Verdict

The Vu Pixelight 43-UH is the best bet if you would like to do more with your TV within a shoestring budget. It comes loaded w

The 4K IPS display adds to this already awesome package from Vu to guarantee this product a spot in our best list.

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A+ grade IPS panel

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Great picture quality

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Reasonably loud sound output

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No Hotstar app

Specifications

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

2. Thomson UD9

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Runner-Up Pick
  • 50-inch 4K UHD display
  • Smart connectivity features
  • Local language support

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

With the UD9 LED TV that offers 4K resolution under Rs. 30,000, this is one of the best 50-inch LED TV and probably the only 4K television in India at this price point.

Design and Build Quality

The UD9 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 UD 9 comes with 4K resolution, yes you heard it right, a native 3840 x 2160 pixel, 50-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 1GB RAM and 8GB of internal storage.

The popular apps like Netflix and Youtube are preinstalled.

The Aptoide app store on this device can be used to download other Android apps that you may find useful.

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 10W bottom-firing speakers on this device.

Even though with an effective RMS of 20W, the sound output is not loud enough to fill an entire room.

The UD9 comes with a 1-year warranty from the company including the display.

Verdict

The Thomson UD9 LED TV with its 4K IPS panel supplemented by smart connectivity features is one of the best 50-inch LED TV’s available for purchase under Rs.50,000.

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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An IPS panel with excellent viewing angles

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Preloaded Netflix and Hotstar

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Minimal bezels

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Sound distortion at max volume

Specifications

Screen Size50 inch
Resolution3840 x 2160
Refresh Rate60 Hz
PortsHDMI – 3, USB – 2
Speaker2 x 10 W

 

3. Blaupunkt BLA43AU680

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Best Value for Money LED TV
  • Suited for large rooms
  • External soundbar
  • A+ grade LCD panel

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

The BLA43AU680 from Blaupunkt is a 43-inch full HD LED TV that runs on an Android-based operating system.

Design and build quality

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

The silver coated bezels look premium and resemble of 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 BLA43AU680 has a 43-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 definitely one of the best in this segment.

Smart Features

The Blaupunkt BLA43AU680 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 followed by an 8GB internal storage.

Running on an Android-based OS, this TV can run almost any apps on the Play store provided the sideloading apps.

Miscellaneous

The Blaupunkt BLA43AU680 comes with an integrated 60W RMS output soundbar which greatly enhances the sound quality.

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 additions like a separate sound bar, 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 43-inch TV from Blaupunkt with a 178-degree field of vision will be a great choice.

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Excellent display quality

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Smart features

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Sound output

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Outdated Android base OS

Specifications

Screen Size43 inch
Resolution3840 x 2160
Refresh Rate60 Hz
PortsHDMI – 3, USB – 2
Speaker2 x 30W

4. Kevin KN55 UHD Pro

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Value for Money 4K LED TV
  • 4K UHD display
  • Preloaded popular apps
  • Voice search enabled remote

Kevin is an Indian company that is involved with the marketing and distribution of home appliances such as LED TVs and refrigerators in the Indian market.

The Kevin KN 55 UHD Pro is a 48-inch 4K LED TV running Android-based operating system priced aggressively under 30,000.

Design and Build Quality

Kevin KN 55 UHD Pro has the form factor that we are familiarised from a lot of mainstream brands in the market. It’s obvious that they share the same design, as the original vendors of these products are the same and just the brand name differs.

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.

If not the Kevin branding upfront, people will confuse this model for an LG or Samsung TV for sure.

Display

The Kevin KN 55 UHD Pro LED TV has a large 55-inch 4K display with a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

This display is an A+ grade achromatic panel which means that during the manufacturing process, there is no colour added to the display.

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 Android-based 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 Kevin KN 55 UHD LED TV inside is a dual-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 3 HDMI 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 Kevin KN 55UHD Pro is the best bet for someone looking for a large-sized 4K television with smart features at an affordable budget.

If you live in an extended family and plans to place the TV on a large hall so that everyone can watch movies/shows at once, having an LED TV with a larger display like Kevin KN55 UHD Pro is necessary.

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Super slim bezel

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Android-based operating system

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20W dual speaker

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Outdated Android 7 based OS

Specifications

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

 

5. Samsung Series 5

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Best Branded LED TV
  • Excellent service network
  • Stunning colour accuracy
  • Solid build quality

Samsung is one of the best-LED TV brands not just in India but across the globe. So a list of best LED TVs won’t be complete without a Samsung entry.

The Samsung UA32M55 is a 32-inch full HD Smart LED TV from Samsung priced under Rs. 30,000 with a clean design and a best in the class display that justifies the price for which it is on sale in India.

Design and Build Quality

The overall design of this television is very minimalistic. The side bezels surrounding the display is thin and imparts a widescreen feel to the device.

The speakers are placed on the facing the backside hidden under the chin grill.

The back of this television is covered with textured hard plastic with no weak spots that could damage over time.

Display

The display on this device is a best in class 32-inch full HD panel with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

The HyperReal picture engine from Samsung works similar to the Bravia technology from Sony and enhances the colour and contrast of the output, reducing noise during the course which results in clean and crisp visuals.

The refresh rate of this panel is 60Hz which means there is less motion blur in between fast screen transitions and the videos will playback smoothly reducing the strain on our eyes.

Smart features

The Samsung Series 5 LED TV runs on Samsung’s homegrown Tizen operating system.

The overall UI of this OS is intuitive and smooth. The popular applications such as Youtube, Netflix etc are preloaded with this television.

The wireless connectivity helps you to seamlessly connect this device to the internet and stream videos online effortlessly.

Miscellaneous

The ports on this device are conveniently located on the sides that even when the television is wall-mounted, access to these ports is unrestricted.

There are 3 HDMI ports and two USB ports for peripheral device connectivity.

There are 2 x 10W speakers on this device that are loud but lacks in the bass.

This device comes with built-in surge protection that eliminates the need for an external stabilizer.

Verdict

if you are in search of a reliable product from a trusted brand with which works great out of the box, the Samsung UA32M55 priced under Rs. 30,000 is one of the best 32-inch Full HD LED TV in India.

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Reliable brand

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Excellent display

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Slim design

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Speakers lack bass

Specifications

Screen Size32 inch
Resolution1920 x 1080
Refresh Rate60Hz
PortsHDMI – 3, USB – 2
Speaker2 x 10W

 

6. Sanyo Nebula series

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Honorable Mention
  • Wide viewing angles
  • Smart full HD LED TV
  • Netflix, Youtube preloaded

Sanyo is a Japanese subsidiary of the famous Panasonic brand. Currently, they are in the market with the budget LED TVs that offer the best bang for buck proposition

Design and Build Quality

The first thing that you will notice on Sanyo XT-43A081F is its narrow bezels around the screen.

They are very thin and it almost feels like the front is covered entirely with the display panel.

The plastic back housing is tough and well-built. There are several vents to dissipate the heat out properly.

Display

The Sanyo XT-XT-43A081F has an IPS grade 43-inch full HD panel with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
The viewing angles are excellent on this display. The colours are punchier and the visuals are detailed and crisp.

Overall, this television offers excellent picture quality.

When this display is hooked up to an Xbox or PlayStation, the games run smoothly with great response times and no noticeable frame drops.

Connectivity

There are two USB ports on this device that can be used to view or watch content from a portable storage device.

Additional to these USB ports, there are 2 HDMI ports too.

A SPDIF port is present for connecting your home theatre to this device.

Legacy AV ports are also present and accounted for.

There are 2x10W speakers on this device that sounds loud and audible even if the device is placed in a large enough room.

Smart Features

You can either connect this device to the internet with the built-in WiFi or via the ethernet port on this device.

Apps like Youtube and Netflix are preinstalled on this television.

The UI is nice and intuitive to use and there are a plethora of screen modes to choose from.

The remote control has one-touch buttons to access Netflix and Youtube.

The device comes with a pre-installed browser that lets you search or browse the web.

With all these nifty little add-ons this model picks a place in the list of best LED TVs in India under Rs. 30,000.

Verdict

Sanyo XT-43A081F is one of the few televisions priced under Rs.30,000 that performs equally well across different functions.

This LED TV is very energy efficient. It means that watching this television for longer hours won’t blow a hole in your pocket when it comes to electricity consumption.

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Super Bright IPS LCD

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Full HD resolution

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Premium slim design

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Limited apps in the inbuilt app store

Specifications

Screen Size43 inch
Resolution1920 x 1080
Refresh Rate60Hz
PortsHDMI – 2, USB – 2
Speaker2 x 10W

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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