The Best TVs under $1000 | 4K HDR from TCL, LG, Sony, Hisense

The Best TVs under $1000 | 4K HDR from TCL, LG, Sony, Hisense

In 2020, 4K HDR TV ‘s got better and prices came down. That’s typical, but this year brings more value than ever to your home theater. There are more stellar options for a 4K HDR TV under $1000 than ever before. We break down the top models, from TCL to Sony, including QLED TVs, and talk about each television’s strengths to help you figure out which might be the right one for you.

0:00 – Intro
0:49 – Hisense H9G Quantum
2:13 – Sony X900H
3:45 – LG UHD 70 Series
4:13 – TCL 5-Series
4:55 – TCL 6-Series

Hisense H9G –
Hisense H8G –
Sony X900H –
LG UDH 70 Series –
TCL 5-Series –
TCL 6-Series –



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  1. ciro massa on January 13, 2021 at 3:12 am

    Can u help me, bro. I’m getting a new TV and im stuck between the Sony x9 and tcl 6 series 65in. I’m not a gamer but watch a lot of TV and movies. Which one should I pick. I know u picked the tcl above.

  2. Ahmad Zainal on January 13, 2021 at 3:13 am

    Sony is a better buy overall because of its reliability over long term.

  3. Gardog on January 13, 2021 at 3:15 am

    Sony X900H is $1500 here in Canada Im crossing my fingers for some kind of sale in the near future

  4. Chris Fortney on January 13, 2021 at 3:18 am

    I needed 2 new TVs and picked up a 2017 TCL P6 Series (6 series predecessor) and a 2018 TCL 6 Series. Blown away at what I was able to get for less than $300 each. I also had a 2020 TCL 5 series and set it up next to the 2018 6 Series, ended up returning the 5 because the older 6 blew it away.

  5. Kreig Embriano on January 13, 2021 at 3:23 am

    I got the Sony X900h 65” in October 2020 on sale for $960 on Amazon. More recently it’s been between 1-1.4K which is still lot a bad deal but I if you can wait for the next sale, I’d recommend it.

  6. Metazoin QB3RT on January 13, 2021 at 3:23 am

    The Sony is back to 1300

  7. Andy’s World on January 13, 2021 at 3:24 am

    I trusted you.. my TCL series 6 65 inch screen will be here on the 8th.. after watching many reviews (with often different views) I’ve settled on that truth worthy mug of yours 😂 I hope I’m blown away by this tv. 🤞

  8. AFRAMS-CCT AF-RAMS-CCT on January 13, 2021 at 3:25 am

    That’s capitalism

  9. Potion Music on January 13, 2021 at 3:28 am

    Such an underrated channel

  10. Samuel Chan on January 13, 2021 at 3:29 am

    Where did you find a Sony x900h 65 inch for $1000? I don’t see that anywhere lol

  11. Zach Patterson on January 13, 2021 at 3:29 am

    How do you feel about the H9f vs H9g

  12. Charles The Obscure on January 13, 2021 at 3:30 am

    The Sony X900H 65 inch is $1499 everywhere. Where are you seeing it at $999?

  13. JimmyPug06 on January 13, 2021 at 3:31 am

    The Hisense is so beautiful! (mr beast in the background) Xd

  14. John Doe on January 13, 2021 at 3:32 am

    Are there still people who watch tv??

  15. Modestas Mescerskis on January 13, 2021 at 3:32 am

    This guy is really good.

  16. Song on January 13, 2021 at 3:32 am

    2:30 where do you see 65Inch Sony X900H for under $1,000?

  17. Mark Astrup on January 13, 2021 at 3:34 am

    You might want to recheck the Sony X900H price again

  18. John Pineda on January 13, 2021 at 3:34 am

    I would rather pay more to get a tv with hdmi 2.1 at 4k 120hz then a non hdmi 2.1 tv

  19. Edysin Simon on January 13, 2021 at 3:35 am

    Sony burned me once…I’d been a loyal customer well over 40 years prior to the fuck over…No…fuck you sony! Never again.

  20. ViNCENiO VL on January 13, 2021 at 3:35 am

    How about Samsung TU8500 which I’m going to buy..?

  21. Bruce Moyers on January 13, 2021 at 3:35 am

    I have researched the TCL brand. A number of reviewers report that TCL sells tvs that SHOULD cost considerably more. Then one reports that the DOD is concerned about these Chinese motherboards reporting data back home! I honestly think I can do just as well with a Japanese/Korean made set. Just me.

  22. Jay Flores on January 13, 2021 at 3:37 am

    Tcl sucks.

  23. Pinky Powers on January 13, 2021 at 3:38 am

    I bought a 43" TCL 5-Series in August as an upgrade to my 24" PC monitor. lol. That’s a big, bright screen to sit directly in front of. But I love it. If I upgrade again, it will only be for a true 120hz 4K that looks at least as good as this.

  24. Safi Safari on January 13, 2021 at 3:38 am

    Most of the TVs that I looked up on Amazon, are more even way more $1000👎.

  25. John S on January 13, 2021 at 3:39 am

    just ordered a TCL 5 series 55′ today. Pretty excited to get a huge step up from what I’ve got. Will get OLED when this one finally bites the dust, and high quality OLED is as cheap as a TCL is now.

  26. Chris Henry on January 13, 2021 at 3:42 am

    the problem im having is getting a better 65" or a little less quality 75" for the same price or cheaper. is exchanging quality for size a smart move? i sit about 10 feet away and currently have an old 50" and I’m definitely in the market. but i dont know if ill regret a 65" or not when a 75" is affordable. i would love some opinion’s please

  27. skylinexj100 on January 13, 2021 at 3:42 am

    how do you get your hands on any of these tvs in the uk?

  28. CAROL DAVIS on January 13, 2021 at 3:48 am


  29. Andrei Iama on January 13, 2021 at 3:48 am

    Great video, good content , may i asked where did you get the tv stand? is amazing , thanks

  30. riddick2737 on January 13, 2021 at 3:50 am

    how you’ll rate the LG NanoCell 90 series?

  31. mikehenkes on January 13, 2021 at 3:51 am

    When do we talk about TCL and Hisense supporting slavery in China? I am just asking, I am not making a judgment on slavery and cultural differences between the CCP and the West…

  32. Hellenback on January 13, 2021 at 3:52 am

    What happened to the superior picture quality and upscaling prowess of the 950H set from Sony?
    Did it break the bank at $1100?
    Upscaling and color accuracy should be a huge consideration for those looking at lower cost sets (ie no calibration needed with colour accuracy >90% OOTB).
    Abd costs much more over a year to always feed any set a 4K signal. The 950H upscaling @ 1080p is one of the few TVs where you will very often be hard pressed to notice a difference from an FHD -> UHD signal.
    You might even get away with a good standard BluRay player, instead of having to upgrade your BluRay library to 4K
    And ven PVR @ set-top boxes, which are often kept at 720p look good on the 950H.
    (Or even 2019’s 950G, which _does_ come in under $1000).
    You _do_ have to feed these things. And if you’re on a budget, the best upscaling is key.

  33. Roland W-H on January 13, 2021 at 3:53 am

    Here in the UK you can get the Sony X950H 49 inch for only £850. I know the 49 inch version is a little different than the 55 inch mainly in the viewing angles but I still think it’s an amazing deal.

  34. Steven Cudnoch on January 13, 2021 at 3:54 am

    Sony 900H is not under $1000

  35. Chess Davis on January 13, 2021 at 3:55 am

    I want to know in which way is the tcl 6 series better than the hisense h9g

  36. Forrest Proctor on January 13, 2021 at 3:57 am

    Hey Caleb! Have you considered figuring power efficiency into your video reviews? Is it worth discussing the power usage levels between tv sizes and types, or is is it not worth splitting hairs over?

  37. Tattoo Wizards on January 13, 2021 at 3:58 am

    Which model is this 6 series tcl?

  38. Optimus Prime on January 13, 2021 at 4:01 am

    The Sony X900 is back up to $1400

  39. L Hill on January 13, 2021 at 4:03 am

    My brand new Phillips 43 inch 4k LED UHD Smart TV with Google Assistant supports android, equipped with HDR 10, has Dolby Digital Plus built in, 60 hz refresh rate, built in Google Cast, came with many installed apps like Netflix ,
    Google Play Store, YouTube, Vudu etc.. an some room to add more, yes you can even add Facebook and use your pics as a screensaver 👌
    has all the ports:
    audio/video, optical,
    3 hdmi ports (including arc), Ethernet, antenna in, headset jack, and usb plus it has bluetooth
    the remote has Netflix, Google Assistant and Vudu buttons on it play/pause, skip/Rewind buttons, closed caption button, the built in tv guide function even has its own button so does picture format function
    the batteries are installed in the front not the back of the remote 🙌
    for less than $250.00 this tv works for me 😊

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  41. Alex Vang on January 13, 2021 at 4:05 am

    what is the drop off from the X900 to the X800? The price difference is fairly dramatic. Thank you

  42. ATHANATOS13 on January 13, 2021 at 4:06 am

    Sony KD-55XH8196 vs Samsung QE55Q60T ? ? ?

  43. djuansay jones on January 13, 2021 at 4:07 am

    Hey Sir…. H8G vs Un7300 for picture quality? I don’t mind getting them calibrated either. Thank You!

  44. Tattoo Wizards on January 13, 2021 at 4:08 am

    Thank you for your work guys
    Can you plese explain me what is difference between tcl 75R615 and 75P615 ?
    What is this R vs P difference?

    Thank you

  45. pigfeet79 on January 13, 2021 at 4:09 am

    Great video

  46. Simba Roberts on January 13, 2021 at 4:09 am

    This guy is a professor of TV.

  47. Tedros Abraha on January 13, 2021 at 4:09 am

    I can’t find X900H in 65in for under a 1000. Did they increase the price with demand?

  48. Praxis on January 13, 2021 at 4:11 am

    The Sony is 1,600 in Canada. Wah wah. Lol

  49. Rick Lyon on January 13, 2021 at 4:11 am

    Sony is $1400 from your link.

  50. Terry Crews on January 13, 2021 at 4:11 am

    Kinda misleading on the title don’t you think? Just selected the first to links under the description for both the Hisense and the Sony and it immediately took me to Amazon pricing well over $1K