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Top 5 4K Smart TV Brands of 2016

Samsung KS9500 Series Smart TV

As 4K is finally getting the mainstream position in the market and therefore from LG to Samsung all are manufacturing 4K in realistic sizes and at more affordable prices too. There is a rapid growth for 4K Ultra HD TVs in the market than ever before.

This latest step in high-definition 4K smart TV is no longer only for the rich as you get a lot of choices regarding it. People are upgrading to 4K because of better picture quality, and pixel clarity.

The 4K smart TV combines 2160p resolution, which is four times the pixel density of Full HD and can handle incoming 4K content sources, from Ultra HD Blu-ray and media streamers. With HDR content these sets offer a strikingly realistic picture that gives a range of brightness to the image, with wide color spectrum technologies.

Here we are presenting some of the top 5 4K smart TVs currently in the market:

1) Samsung KS9500 Series

Samsung KS9500 Series is at the top of Samsung’s offering as it pumps up the perfect brightness, delivering HDR with a punch, and offering direct LED illumination.

With excellent local dimming and intuitive navigation, it’s uniquely qualified to unlock the full potential of HDR, delivering incredibly life-like, dynamic pictures to make the content look good.

KS9500 is able to deliver some gorgeously deep black colors alongside with the emphatic brightness making it simply the most cutting-edge TV of 2016.

2) Sony Z9D Series

Sony Z9D Android TV

Sony has used its top skills of execution and style by putting its entire efforts into this one model of Z9D series that gives excellent performance with plenty of connectivity. Along with this, the smart TV offers the real punch in HDR delivery giving it an excellent all-round performance.

As Sony is a big brand thus it goes big on everything even in its cost price. Z9D series gives an excellent performance in many areas and therefore it is chosen as a better technology for viewing some of the most difficult scenes of high contrast and resolution.

3) LG 65EF9500

LG 65EF9500

LG’s latest flat OLED 4K TV reveals picture details that other TV sets miss. Therefore, this LG model 65EF9500 took one of the top spots on the list of the best TVs for 2016.

This special model from LG includes high dynamic range features that promise to navigate smart TV interfaces efficiently. With a unique design and efficient smart remote, this TV has stellar viewing angles that make it a crowd favorite. This TV has unmatched contrast ratios that make up for its lack of some features and keeps it above the rest of the competition.

4) Panasonic Viera TX-50CX802B

Panasonic Viera TX-50CX802B

Panasonic’s Viera TX – 50CX802B merits our serious short-listing because this TV is combined with Netflix/Amazon UHD app support that offers up a surprising amount of 4K content. Build by a metallic frame and bezeled with a stylish chamfered edge the set looks great. Even the superbly nuanced colors and voluminous detail make streamed 4K look outstanding giving richness to its images lacking on cheaper sets. The picture effects are hugely detailed and dynamic so hope to consider this launched Panasonic smart TV model as one of the best 4K TVs of the year.

5) Philips 65PUS7601

Philips 65PUS7601

Philips 65PUS7601 4k smart TV is one of the year’s most pleasant surprises. With an excellent backlight control and offering one of the most immersive and spectacular pictures, it is a must in this list.  It also gives you the hundreds of apps that are available on Google’s Android TV smart platform and eventually costing less than other direct 4K rivals.


With so many options out there, you can see for yourself that manufacturers have finally started to nail the perfect balance in terms of quality and cost. So whichever model you choose, you’re guaranteed to get a picture resolution that looks great from any distance in the living room.

Rajiv Patil
Rajiv is one of the founders of Nimblechapps, a web and mobile development company based out of India. At Nimblechapps he overlooks delivery, product development and often lends a hand to the in house development team. His personal interest include Travel, Food and Motorcycling.