Cheap Android TVs
Smart TVs are plentiful, but finding ones that are powered by Android TV can be a chore — especially if you’re working with a smaller budget. Cheap Android TVs just aren’t that popular in the U.S., but if you do a bit of digging, you can still find some pretty great options. We’ve done the hard work for you and rounded up our top picks for the best cheap Android TVs available right now in 2019 — our favorite of which is the Hisense 55H8F.
Best Overall: Hisense 55H8F
Out of all the cheap Android TVs out there, our top recommendation goes to the Hisense 55H8F. Hisense has long made some of the best value televisions on the market, and that point holds true here.
For under $500, the 55H8F gives you a roomy 55-inch screen that’s plenty big for all of your movies, TV shows, and games without being overwhelming. In regards to picture quality, Hisense is using its ULED technology that aims to offer increased color, contrast, and brightness.
The 55H8F supports 4K video, Dolby Vision HDR, HDR10, and has a full array local dimming system with Hisense’s Motion Rate 240 feature that promises super smooth playback for everything — especially high-action scenes.
Some owners have complained about weak built-in speakers and the CPU being a little slow at times, but for the price, you’ll be hard-pressed to find a better deal.
- Not too big, not too small
- 4K ULED
- Dolby Vision HDR + HDR10
- Full array local dimming
- Weak built-in speakers
- OK performance
Best Value: Skyworth U5A Series 55
This entire article is devoted to TVs that offer a good value, and one of the best in these regards is the Skyworth U5A Series 55.
For just a little over $400, the U5A gets you a 55-inch LCD TV that can playback 4K video in…