OnePlus TV(32Y1) Review: Style and Substance on a Budget

OnePlus has entered the low price TV segment with the latest OnePlus 32-inch smart TV. The 32Y1 offers a pair of 20W speakers, HD ready display, Android 9.0, OnePlus custom apps and much more. 

The low price TV is offered for only 13,999, presenting direct competition to Realme’s 32-inch TV and Xiaomi’s Mi TV 4A Pro 32-inch smart TV. Let’s take a closer look and find out everything you need to know about the Oneplus smart tv 32 inch:

OnePlus TV (32Y1): Build Quality

The Panel of this low price TV is supported by an Aluminium back, and the Screen display shell is plastic. The OnePlus 32-inch smart TV comes with a bezel-less design and a plastic layer to protect the front section of the display. The non-existent bezels look very modern on this low price TV.

OnePlus TV (32Y1): Display Quality

The OnePlus features a vibrant 32 Inch (81.28 cm) display panel with a screen resolution of 1366×768 pixels, making it a great choice for living rooms as it offers wide viewing angles. Even though the low price TV lacks premium features such as local dimming and true blacks, it delivers good colours and balanced dynamics, thanks to the 93% DCI-P3 colour gamut. If you are looking for a budget-friendly smart TV that doesn’t make the colours appear boosted or washed out, then look no further.

OnePlus TV (32Y1): Audio Quality

The OnePlus 32-inch smart TV comes with a pair of two 10W speakers offering a total of 20W audio output with two 10W speakers that sound worthy especially considering the price point. The speakers are not just loud but also support Dolby Audio content. The speakers of this low price TV are tuned to deliver high frequencies to enhance your overall listening experience, making it a great choice for sports events and occasional movie nights.

OnePlus TV (32Y1): Remote Control

No matter how many remote controls of other latest low price TVs you try, this one gives the most comfortable experience while holding it in hand. The manufacturer added the perfect width to the remote and moulded an ergonomic design that fits perfectly in most hands. The remote layout is also very similar to other Android TV remotes as it features a D-Pad, sporting the dedicated Netflix, YouTube, Prime Video Buttons and Voice Assistant buttons, making it easy to find the perfect source of entertainment.

OnePlus TV (32Y1): Ports and Connectivity

Instead of keeping the ports in a single array, they are properly distributed on both edges of the TV’s hump. The low price TV features a pair of USB 2.0 ports, a S/PDIF port, an ethernet jack, an RCA video, an RF port, an audio port and two HDMI 2.0 ports with one ARC.

The manufacturer also bundled the Smart TV with Bluetooth 5.0 and 2.4GHz Wi-Fi, so you can connect to the internet wirelessly and attach peripherals such as Xbox and PS4 controllers, mice, and keyboards.

OnePlus TV (32Y1): Software and Performance

The OnePlus 32-inch smart TV ships with Android 9.0 out of the box, topped with a couple of its own software to improve the functionality of OnePlus Connect, Oxygen Play, Content Calendar, etc. The Android TV OS 9.0 lets you access a lot of apps so that you never run out of entertainment options.

Coming to the performance, this low price TV packs an ARM Cortex A53 Quad-core processor supported by 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage, ensuring a great overall performance while offering decent storage space.

The manufacturer is putting a lot of effort into their low price TV segment. We can easily recommend this OnePlus 32-inch smart TV on two grounds: OnePlus Software customisation and a modern interior bezel design, ensuring full value for your money. The OnePlus smart TV also features a DCI-P3 colour gamut to make a noticeable difference compared to other smart TVs in the same price segment. Apart from that, the overall built quality, specs, and features make a solid case and give many positive reasons to buy this TV. 

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