For the entire 2020 fashions introduced, Vizio is including help for HDR10+ — the usual Samsung has been pushing — along with customary HDR10, HLG and Dolby Imaginative and prescient. The brand new processors inside are additionally presupposed to be higher at upscaling low-res content material, and most embody a ProGaming Engine that helps Variable Refresh Charges, AMD FreeSync and 4K gaming at as much as 120 Hz with quick response time and low enter lag. Additionally, the entire new units have HDMI 2.1 built-in.
For the primary time, Vizio additionally says it can provide OLED choices. Whereas it did not specify a supply for the panels or a mannequin quantity, 4K Vizio OLEDs at 55- and 65-inches might be the worth priced choice that many people have been ready for and assist costs drop even decrease for the know-how. We’ll be ready to see if these arrive later this yr and what impact they’ve in the marketplace.
So far as TVs with spec sheets hooked up (however not costs, but), the highest of the road remains to be Vizio’s P-Collection Quantum X, in 65-, 75- and 85-inch sizes, as much as 792 zones of native dimming LED backlighting and brightness that it says can attain 3000 nits at peak, and 800 nits full display for unimaginable distinction. That is all packed inside a virtually bezel-less design and, in fact, comes with a quantum dot panel for higher colours. The step down P-Collection TVs have 240 zones of native dimming and decrease brightness peaks at 1200 nits, however keep quantum coloration tech in 65- and 75-inch sizes.
For many mainstream consumers the M-Collection has been a superb 4K choice at a price worth, and in 2020 it is cut up into two variants. Each nonetheless have quantum coloration and the ProGaming Engine similar to costlier fashions. The costlier M8 variations will are available 65- and 55-inch variations with 90 native dimming zones and a peak 800 nit brightness, whereas the M7 provides a 50-inch mannequin, maxes out at 30 native dimming zones and is not fairly as vibrant.
Lastly, the V- Collection fashions drop options like native dimming management of the LED backlight, the ProGaming Engine and quantum coloration to assist maintain the worth as little as potential. They’re going to nonetheless have SmartCast four.zero, 4K help with full HDR compatibility and HDMI 2.1 with eARC and a sport setting that auto-switches to low-latency mode. You may get them in sizes from 40- and 43-inches all the way in which as much as 70-inches as soon as they’re out there later this yr.
We’ll get some hands-on time with Vizio’s new TVs later at present and hopefully get some concept of the affect the modifications could have for 2020.