Choose the right 4K TV this Christmas

Is a new television set on your wish list this Christmas? If so, here’s a look at some of the best 4K televisions on the market – for every budget…

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The TV usually forms the heart of the home at Christmas time – we gather round it to watch our favourite Christmas Specials, play our shiny new games consoles and even share our digital photos.

And it’s a big investment that we’re sure you’ll want to get right. So, our little Christmas Elves have done the leg work for you and pulled together a list of the best 4K TVs available this Yuletide.



In a nutshell: This premium OLED 4K TV delivers outstanding picture quality and audio

lg oled 55c7v

If you don’t mind splashing out then LG’s top of the range 55” OLED 55C7V is the set for you. And – in our opinion – it’s worth every penny.

Viewers get to enjoy stunning picture clarity with LG’s premium OLED screen. A combination of 4K resolution and Multi HDR brings the picture to life with incredible contrasts of tone and colour.

Fans of fast-paced sport, movies and action-packed games will be blown away by the smoothness of the OLED 55C7V. Its screen responds 1000 times faster than a standard LED pixel set, eliminating blur and providing thrilling entertainment.

It supports a whole range of HD formats, too – including HDR 10, Dolby Vision and HLG. So – whether you’re watching a movie, streaming content or 4K gaming you’ll always have the best view.

The OLED 55C7V isn’t just about the picture quality – it sounds amazing too.

The next big thing in surround sound Dolby Atmos plays audio through multiple channels. The end result? Audio that sounds like it’s coming from within the room. You’ll hear the pitter patter of every raindrop.


Other highlights include:

  • This ultra-slim set includes a minimalist Alpine metal stand
  • Discover a vast range of movies, sport and shows thanks to Smart TV webOS
  • Download your favourite streaming apps – like Amazon or Netflix – and save them as your favourites
  • Scroll back through shows you’ve missed with Freeview Play
  • Navigate and access channels with the voice-activated Magic Remote

Get the LG OLED 55C7V TV


Sony Bravia 49XE8396

In a nutshell: This midrange model offers you all the benefits of 4K with a more affordable price tag

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Thanks to Sony’s 4K Ultra HD resolution the Bravia 49XE8396 offers exceptional picture quality.

This clever 49” television set uses X-Reality Pro technology to analyse every scene – improving colour, contrast and detail for a truly beautiful image.

With its Triluminos Display, those on screen look real – it produces a wider colour palette, delivering accurate and vivid hues, as well as natural skin tones. Perfect for when you want to replay videos of Gran dancing around the lounge in a turkey hat.


Other highlights include:

  • Press the mic button and tell your TV what to play with the Voice Remote function
  • Streamlined, edge-lit design – looks great with any decor
  • Access apps from Google Play with this Android Smart TV
  • Catch-up on your Christmas favourites with YouView – BBC iPlayer, ITV Player, All 4 and Demand 5
  • Stream films and box sets in rich 4K from Amazon Prime and Netflix

Get the Sony Bravia 49XE8396 here


JVC 43C862

In a nutshell: Enjoy 4K streaming and catch-up TV without breaking the bank

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You needn’t raid the bank to enjoy the benefits of a 4K TV this Christmas. JVC’s 43C870 model gives you 4K TV picture quality and Smart services at a very reasonable price.

With this 43” Smart 4K TV you can access all the movies and box sets your heart could desire from Netflix.

Out partying over the festive season? Don’t worry – catch-up on all your favourite TV shows with Freeview Play. You’ll have access to a week’s worth of TV content from BBC iPlayer, ITV Player, All 4 and My5.


Other highlights include:

  • Access social media – Facebook and Twitter
  • View YouTube 4K
  • Built-in WiFi connectivity
  • Seamlessly fits into your existing home entertainment setup – 4 HDMI connections, 3 USB points, a Scart and PC input

Get the JVC 43C870 here


See our full range of 4K TVs