Normally, purchasing a pocket-friendly TV means accepting the fact you will be getting a set with few or comprised features. However, Sapphire has broken that stereotype. Its modestly-priced products have outstanding contrast and high-resolution content with amazing brightness and better colors. They are compatible with Dolby Vision and come with an inbuilt decoder. Most consumers are also enjoying JPEG and MPEG files stored on their mobile devices like smartphones and tablets by simply connecting via a USB 2.0 and turning their screens into a viewing gallery as well as connecting MP3 players for dynamic and memorable audio experience.
Here is a brief overview of Sapphire TVs as well making sense of the general specs.
Origin of Sapphire TVs
Sapphire TVs are designed, developed, and manufactured by Sapphire Technology, a Chinese technology company. Based in Hong Kong, it was founded in 2001. It also makes graphics cards for TVs, PCs, digital audio players, and motherboards.
List of Sapphire TV Models
- Sapphire WGFNTLA40H- 40 Inch Full HD Digital LED TV
- Sapphire WGFNTLA24H- 24 Inch Full HD Digital LED TV
Key Features of Sapphire TVs
Each and every Sapphire TV model is high definition (HD) and has a resolution of 1080p (1920 X 1080 Pixels). This simply means the set will produce every detail available for all high definition content. Also, this will match with the content you receive from broadcast, satellite and streaming services as well as the Blu-ray player.
- Contrast ratio
Together with resolution, contrast is one of the most factors that determine how optical the picture quality is. Sapphire TVs have very good contrast ratio and produce deep and strong blacks making the color pop and look sharper. In layman’s language contrast is the variation between dark and bright images produced by a screen and it is determined by how deep the blacks are.
- Energy Efficient
Sapphire TV models are one of the most energy-efficient TVs available on the market today; their annual power consumption is approximately $30 while homeowners with conventional models pay around $230 of an electricity bill every year.
These TVs uses sensors to optimize the LCD’s backlight intensity. Normally, when the room is bright, the backlight works a lot. However, in this case, the TV detects the light intensity in the room and adjusts the amount of light it uses to illuminate the picture. Moreover, the sensors adjust to your TVs screen. If you are watching the TV at night, its backlight automatically dims.
Why You Should Buy a Sapphire TV
- Smart Functionality
According to a report released by IHD Markit, (a market research outfit), about 70 percent of Sapphire TVs sold today are smart. With a smart TV, you can access streaming video platforms like Vudu, Netflix, YouTube, Hulu, and Amazon Prime as well as music services like Spotify and Pandora. Also, you can go to social networking websites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. This is because these TVs have a voice search feature and web browsers that allow you to visit any site on the internet.
But if you are limited by budget and goes for a basic set, you can effortlessly add internet capability using a Blu-ray disc player or an external streaming device like Google Chromecast, Roku player, Apple TV or Amazon Fire TV.
- Multimedia Connectivity
When it comes to multimedia connectivity, the TV has the best inputs and outputs that support A/V gear. This enhances flexibility for connecting different source component and allows you to view your stored media on your TV screen as well as share the files with your loved ones. The most common technology for connecting Blu-ray players, streaming media player, cable boxes and game console include VGA, HDMI, and USB. Moreover, with an HDMI cable, you can enjoy clear audio and videos from your laptop.
These inputs are located on the side of your TV and this work best in case your TV is mounted on the wall. This is because they are easily accessible.
Perhaps the only decision you are going to make when purchasing a Sapphire TV is the screen size. The screens are measured diagonally and the sizes range from 20 to 80 inches. Most homeowners shop depending on their personal preferences and needs. However, it is advisable to get a set with a screen range of 65 inches for a spacious living room and watch your favorite TV series or show as it should be.