In 43 inch TV segment you will get both TVs that supports 4K and Full HD there is no other segments in which you get this type of varieties and brands.
Every single brand rather it is premium brands like Sony, LG or Samsung or budget brands like VU, MI, Onida, TCL and Kodak they all have a TV which is available in a 43-inch size.
With so many brands giving you different options it is obvious that you can get confused but don’t you worry we are here to solve this problem and help you choose the best 43 inch smart tv.
We have ranked this TV on the base of their Picture Quality, Built Quality, Value for money and after-sales service of the brand.
Best 43 inch Smart LED TVs
1) Samsung 43 inch TU8570 – Best 43 inch smart tv
Samsung TU8570 comes with some very interesting specifications like it has a VA panel means the contrast ratio of this TV is going to be superb and the colours also appear rich in this TV.
The backlight technology used in this Samsung TU8570 is Edge LED.
The standard refresh rate of this TV is 60Hz.
You know the display quality of this TV is going to be good when a TV supports HDR, HDR 10+ and HGL.
Sound output of this TV is of 20 watts and also supports Dolby Digital Plus.
This TV has almost bezels less display from three sides however bezels are viable when you see this TV from front but still this TV do look very classy and elegant.
You have to give Samsung some credit as they have work really hard on improving the design of this TV.
Even the stand of this TV looks great and is different and further improve the design of this TV.
Display & Audio Quality
Samsung TU8570 has a 4K Ultra HD display which has a resolution of 3840×2160 and the refresh rate of 60Hz.
Samsung TU8570 has Dynamic Crystal Engine this is a superior technology which you only get to see in Samsung OLED TVs.
TU8570 has 8bits+ FRC panel giving you white colour gamut which is able to produce 1 billion colors.
This TV comes with a peak brightness of 450 nits and the contrast ratio of 6500:1 so overall the brightness and contrast ratio of this TV is good.
The main reason behind such great level of brightness and contrast ratio is Dual LED backlighting.
In Dual LED backlighting the LEDs that are behind the panel emits 2 colours cold white and warm white which increase the contrast ratio and brightness of the TV giving you lifelike colours.
Dynamic Crystal Engine and Dual LED backlighting is the only reason why this TV has a PQI “Piture Quality Index” of 2800.
PQI is used by Samsung to give ratings to it’s TV on the base of there Picture Quality by considering various factors such as colours, Sharpenss and contrast.
With the PQI of 2800 Samsung TU8570 is 33% more when you compare it to other Samsung TVs.
The colours and brightness of this TV is superior compare to other TVs.
So overall in terms of picture quality Samsung TU8570 is on another level!!!
Now coming to the audio quality of this TV as mention above this TV has an 20 watts speakers.
Audio Digital Plus technology will help you get a more surround sound experience.
The 20 watts speakers in this TV will give you loud and clear sound.
Samsung TU8570 has:
- 3 HDMI ports
- 2 USB ports
- AV composition
- RF input
- Optical Audio Output
- CI slot
Samsung TU8570 runs on Tizen Operating System and comes with all popular Apps.
But however the disadvantage of Tizen OS is you cannot side load apps in this TV.
Bixby, Google Assistance, Apple air play 2 and Alexa are all supported in this TV.
Tizen OS is very user-friendly and easy to use.
You can easily download all popular OTT platform such as Netflix, Hotstar, ZEE5, Amazon Prime and Yupp tv from the Tizen Store.
Samsung TU8570 will give you smooth experience with no glitch or lags.
This TV has a universal remote so you don’t need 2 separate remotes one to control your set-top box and one for your TV.
This TV has 1 year warranty and additional 1 year on panel.
2) Sony X7500H 43 inch TV – Best Picture Quality in 43 Inch Size
The design of this TV is simple but still the build quality of this TV is very high.
Bezels on Sony X7500H are slim from three sides, the table stand of this TV comes in V shaped.
The placement of the table top stands on this TV is done so nicely that if you want to place this TV on top of a small table.
On the back side of Sony X7500H the upper part of this TV is made up of metal and the bottom portion of this TV is made up of high grade plastic.
Remote of this TV is voice enabled and you do get the hotkeys to Netflix and Youtube.
You will get 3 HDMI ports out of which 1 is HDMI ARC and 1 is HDMI CEC, 2 USB ports, Ethernet port, Digital Audio output, AV port, antenna port and composite Input port.
Sony X7500H has a 4K Ulra HD display with the refresh rate of 50Hz.
This TV has a refresh rate of 50Hz but the motion flow technology in Sony X7500H does a great job by effectively controls the motion blur which makes fast action scenes look smooth.
HDR 10 and HLG is also supported in this TV but however HDR10+ is missing which you do get in Samsung TU8570.
4K performance of this TV is great and even Blu-ray and full HD videos on Sony X7500H looks like 4K.
Sony uses its Triluminos technology which plays a major role in colour enhancement by reproducing more colours and giving you vivid and natural colours.
The contrast ratio of this TV if great blacks are deep.
Due to high contrast ratio the colour volume is amazing.
Colours on this TV appears a little warmer but however, you can always change the colours from the setting options according to your need.
This TV uses a VA panels which means colour and viewing experience on this TV would be great bu however viewing angle of this TV is not great and colours looks a little washed out when you view this TV from and extrem right or left angles.
However grey uniformity of this TV is not that good and Sony X7500H can not display brigher colours that well.
The semi glossy finish on the screen of this TV handle unwanted reflection very well.
Sony X7500H does a perfect job on upscaling SD channels all thanks to it’s 4K X Reality pro chip so even if you have an SD set-top box SD channel on this TV looks excellent.
You also use this TV as a monitor.
This TV has 2 full range bass reflect speakers of 20 watts that supports Dolby Digital and DTS X.
Sound of this TV is loud and clear with a punch in bass.
The audio of this TV should be sufficient for normal usage.
This is an Android Smart TV.
Which has 16GB internal storage but out of that you will get only 12GB free.
Netflix, YouTube, Prime Videos and Hotstar come pre loaded with this TV but you can also download other Apps from Google Play Store.
Sony X7500H uses X1 4K HDR processor.
With built-in Chromecast, casting videos on this TV frome your smartphone is smooth.
You will also get AirPlay for Apple users.
Sony X Protection pro protect your TV from Dust, Lightning, Voltage fluctuations and Humidity.
3) Hisense 43 Inch A71F TV
Both the Samsung TU750 and SonyX7500H is a great TV but they come with a heavy price point and I know not everyone can afford those TVs.
So if you are on a budget or don’t want to spend more then Rs.50,000 on a TV then this Hisense 43 A71F TV can be a good option for you.
The Hisense 43 A71F has a 43 inch 4K panels.
If you don’t really know about Hisense then they have just entered the Indian market but Hisense is actually quite establish around the world.
Do you know that Hisense was the 1 brand to launch world first 8K TVs.
This Hisense 43 inch A71F comes with specifications which are to good to be true.
Design and Installation of the TV
This Hisense TV has thin bezels which overall increase the looks and design of this TV
Installation of this TV is easy and Hisense will send you a guy which will do the installation for you.
Wall mount kit and table top stand are included in the box which is good as you won’t need to buy wall mount kit separately like with some other brands.
Set up of this TV is very easy.
Port & Button
The physical button which you can use to power on/off the Television is under the TV.
Ports on this TV is easily accessible as they are situated on the left hand side of this TV.
- 3 USB port
- 3 HDMI port
- 3.5 mm headphone jack
- Antenna port
- Ethernet jack
- RGB component ports
- Optical Audio Output
The bigger size of this remote fits in the hand better.
The remote of this TV comes with all the buttons that you can ask for including the mute button which you don’t get to see in remotes now a days.
You will get dedicated buttons not only for Netflix and Amazon Prime Videos but also for google Play store, Disney+ Hotstar and YouTube.
There is also an dedicated button for switching Inputs which can be extremely useful sometimes.
Remote of Hisense 43 inch A71F also has a button to turn off the display of this TV which can be extremely useful if you want to turn off the display while listening to songs or even podcasts.
Remote of this TV comes with a mic from which you can access Google Voice Assistance which works perfect and can even understand Indian accent easily.
Display & Audio Quality
The 4K Ultra HD display which has a maximum resolution of 3840×2160 and the refresh rate of 60Hz make this TV really the best budget 43 inch TV in India.
Hisense A71F also supports HDR, HDR 10+, HLG decoding and Dolby Vision which is only supported in very few 43 inch TVs.
Content in 1080p is also going to look nice on Hisense A71F TV As you right now there is not much content which is available in 4K.
The contrast ratio of this TV is really good and viewing angle of this TV is excellent and you are not going to see any colour or contrast shite if you watch this TV from a different angle.
Hisense A71F TV also has a UHD upscaler, noise reduction and smooth motion option for sport’s features which enhances the picture quality giving you a better viewing experience like you get while watching contentin a premium TVs.
If you are looking for a 43 inch TV to play console games such as on Playstation or Xbox then this TV can be a great option for you.
This TV has a game mode which can take the gaming performance of this TV on another level.
Coming to the sound quality of this TV you will get two 12 watts speakers which are extremely loud.
Dolby atmos is also supported in this TV which works well and boost the sound when you enable it.
Another feature that I really liked about this TV is, you have noticed that sometimes when you are streaming content online there can be some audio video delay but with the help of the audio delay adjustment feature you can sync them easily which could be extremely helpful.
Hisense 43 inch A71F comes with Android 9.0 operating system.
Android TV interface works really well on this TV with no lags.
With Android TV comes all Google play store from where you can download apps and games.
The TV also has Chromecast buit in which will help you cast content online and phone mirroring will help mirror videos and photos directly from your phone to this TV.
You can also install web browser to browse the internet.
You will get 2GB of RAM and which is good to have and 16GB of storage.
Mali 470MP GPU will also allow you to play 2D games like Asphalt 8 very well.
Warranty of this TV is 1 year.
That why you can say that the Hisense 43 Inch A71F TV is the best budget 43 inch TV.
4) Onida 43 Inch Fire Edition TV – Best 43 inch Full HD TV
Onida 42 inch Fire TV edition comes with thin black bezels and at the bottom you will see Onida branding.
This TV is made up with plastic and looks nice even the plastic which is used in the back of the TV is of high Quality.
Speakers are placed on the bottom of this TV.
This TV also has with D pad button which will be very useful if your remote went missing.
Most of the ports are situated on the left side of this TV while some are situated on the back side of the TV.
AV composite, Ethernet and antenna ports are placed on the back of the TV will be hard to access if the TV is wall mounted.
While ports like 3.5 headphones jack, Optical port, 3 HDMI ports and only one USB port is situated on the left side.
What if you don’t want a 4K TV as we all know that right now there aren’t much content available in 4K.
If you want a 43 inch Full HD TV then this Onida Fire edition TV can be a great option for you.
This TV has a Full HD IPS displays which has with 1920×1080 resolution.
Onida TV has a IPS panel which has a wide viewing angles of 178°.
Videos on this TV plays smoothly as the refresh rate of 43 inch Ondia TV is 60Hz.
4K videos in this TV runs on 1080p which is obvious as it has a Full HD display and not a 4K display.
Black colour in this TV appears a little dull which is understandable as this TV has an IPS panel and not a VA panel.
But the Overall colors reproduction of this TV is good.
In the picture settings option, you can change various things like the brightness, backlight and contrast ratio and other thing depending upon your like.
HD channels and SD channel works perfectly fine on this TV but if you want to make the maximum use of this TV then make sure you have an HD set-top box.
Even videos on Netflix, Prime videos works extremely fine.
So overall the display of this TV is quite good.
This device comes with two speakers that can produce 16 watts sound output.
Onida TV supports Dolby Audio.
The speakers on this TV sound great and can get really loud.
This Onida TV comes with tons of accessories like wall mount kit, user guide, remote with batteries, power cord, 2 plastic stands the quality and design of these stands are pretty standard the stands have rubber at the base so the TV can get a good grip when you placed in on a table, some screw for wall mounting and table stands and warranty card.
The fire TV Operating System works smoothly and is responsive with no lags.
Games and other OTT platform works fin in this TV all thanks to the 1GB RAM and 4GB Storage.
On the remote you will get the Voice button which you can use to operate this TV by voice.
If you have ever used fire TV stick then you can easily notice that the remote that you get in this Onida TV is similar to the fire TV stick remote.
However, there are some few edition to this Onida TV remote such as you will be getting some dedicate buttons to quickly access some apps such as Prime Videos, ZEE5, Netflix , SonyLIV and a button to go to your settop box.
Click here to read Best 32 inch Smart LED TVs in India
5) Sony Bravia 43 inch W6600
This Sony Bravia W6600 is a newly launched TV by Sony which comes at an aggressive price.
Table top stands, warranty manual , power cable, adapter, remote with batteries.
Build quality and Design
As this is a Sony TV you can be assured that the build quality of this TV is great and made with high quality plastic.
The stand of this TV is made with metal which you don’t usually see in other TVs so that’s a good news.
Like all Sony TV this TV also comes with X protection Pro feature which will protect your tv from voltage fluctuations, dust, humidity and lighting.
Power on/off button is situated on the left side of this TV along with volume up and down buttons.
All other ports like AV input, LAN port, Power input are placed at the back of this TV, 2 USB ports, HDMI ports, 3.5mm audio jack and antenna in is placed on the right hand side of this TV.
Display and Audio Quality
Sony Bravia W6600 has a 43 inch full HD display which comes with X reality pro chip set.
This is the same chip which comes in other premium Sony TVs like in the Sony X7500H TV series.
You may be wondering this chip can do?
This chip uses Motionflow XR which can reduce the blurred image that appears on your TV screen while watching action scenes giving you a smoother experience.
X Reality Pro can also enhance colours which will give you immersive viewing experience.
The out put of this display is 1080p at 60Hz which supports HDR.
Sony Bravia W6600 TV can also be a great TV for you if you want a 43 inch TV in which you can connect consoles games as this TV is PS4 compatible.
You will get two speakers of 10 watts each with TV this both placed on the right and left hand sides of this TV.
They can produce total 20 watts sound output.
At the bottom of this TV you will find open baffle speaker.
Sound quality of this TV great and loud
Even if you want to place this TV at your hall or in a big room I don’t think you would need any external speakers with this TV.
This TV runs on Linux based operating system.
Sony Bravia W6600 comes with tons of preloaded applications like YouTube, Netflix, ZEE5, VOOT, ALT Balaji, Prime Videos etc you can watch TV shows and movies in all of these apps in 1080p.
Even watching Full HD videos on Youtube is a great experience on this TV.
Talking a little bit more about most popular apps that you can will use in this TV like Netflix it runs smoothly on this TV with no lags but however you can find some lags while watching Amazon Prime Videos but I belive that is an software issue and can be fixed with an software update in future.
You will also get a browser in this TV to browse the internet you an also open Facebook and Instagram in this TV with the help of browser.
Sony Bravia W6600 also has media option from which you can open images or watch videos Via connecting a pendrive.
Casting feature is also available in this TV to cast youtube videos directly from your phone to your TV.
Remote of the Sony Bravia W6600 is an IR based Remote but I believe at this price they should have provided a Bluetooth based remote
However, moving forward the remote of this TV comes with 2 dedicate buttons to Netflix and YouTube.
6) OnePlus Y Series 43 inch TV
Oneplus has really surprised us with the pricing of there Y Series Smart TVs.
Oneplus 43Y1 come with plastic made tabletop stand and screws but you have to buy wall mount kit separately as they don’t come with the box.
Bezels on the Oneplus 43Y1 are really slim and the this TV is design in such a way that if you see this TV from front it would look and feel like you are watching a premium TV.
The Screen to body ratio of Oneplus 43Y1 is 88% which is pretty impressive for the price that it comes for.
You will get Digital Audio S/PDIF, 2 USB ports, Ethernet jack, RGB port and 2 HDMI ports.
Display and Audio Quality
This TV has a 43 inch full HD display.
Oneplus 43Y1 has a 93% DCI p3 colour gamut and that’s the reason you are going to get a wide range of colour on this TV.
This TV produce deep blacks and this TV has better picture quality when you compare it with Realme or MI TVs.
Contrast and brightness of this TV is good I would not say it’s perfect but still good.
Comming to the audio of this TV you are going to get two down firing speakers of 20 watts.
These speakers are loud and there is no doubt on it but still I think you should get a sound bar for better sound experience.
Whether It be Oneplus phones or there TVs Oneplus is known for providing great and powerful experience to there user’s and the Oneplus 43Y1 is no different.
Oneplus 43Y1 runs on Android TV 9.0 but on top that you will get their own interface which they called Oxygen Play which is exactly like Xiaomi Patchwall interface.
Oxygen Play just like Patchwall show mix content from other streaming platforms at a single place so you don’t need to open different OTT apps.
The best things that I like about Oneplus is that they gives us a app which you can download on your phone called the Oneplus connect.
This app can take your TV experience to another level.
You can do various things like taking Screen shots on TV.
If you are using Youtube, Netflix or even Prime Videos typing for the videos or movies and TV shows name can be really frustrating with your remote but with the Oneplus connect app you can easily type with the help of your phone keyboard.
Oneplus 43Y1 has 1GB of RAM and 4GB of storage which makes the response time of this TV very fast.
Remote of this Oneplus 43Y1 is completely different from the other remote that you get to see in the Oneplus Q1 or U1 models.
The remote looks decent.
The remote comes with an in built mic on it which you can use by pressing Google Voice button.
Other then that it also comes with some hot keys to Netflix, Prime Videos and YouTube.
7) TOSHIBA 43 inch Vidaa OS TV
Toshiba is a Japanese brand and this TV is designed in japan but is MADE IN INDIA!!!!!
Built quality of this TV is of top notch the bezels on the sides and top of this TV are super thin.
Toshiba 43 inch TV comes with a remote with 2 batteries, wall mount kit, table stands and user guide.
Stands of this TV is made up of high grade metal with a glossy finish which is great as you don’t see much tabletop stand which is made with metal in 43 inch TV segment.
This TV comes with a big plastic remote with built in mic and some dedicated buttons to Youtube, Prime Videos and Netflix.
Most of the ports are on the left hand side of this TV like Ethernet, Optical output, 2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 3.5 headphone jack and antenna.
The thing that i like about this TV is that only the AV ports are placed at the back of the TV.
Picture and Audio Quality
Toshiba 43 inch TV has a VA panel which comes with a 4K resolution.
HDR 10, HDR 10+ and HLG all are supported.
Peek brightness of this TV is 400 nits.
Colour reproduction of this TV is excellent and VA panels usually produce deep black and that the same case here you can see every little detail with the help of this TV.
The viewing angle of this TV is great even if you are seating diagonally.
One of the major problems that some 4K TV have is they are not really good with upscaling SD or even 1080p videos but this TV by Toshiba is good at upscaling content all thanks to its 4K Resoultion+ Upscaler.
So in short you can say that the VA panel has done a great job when it comes to motion smoothness, sharpness, brightness and colour reproduction.
Speakers of this TV can get reallly loud while producing crisp audio.
The TV is equipped with Dolby atmos and 24 watts powerful sound speaker which is capable of making cinematic experiences.
Dialogues are clear and crisp but however the bas eof this TV is above average and not the best.
The sound of this TV is more then enough for a built in TV speakers.
Smart TV Feature’s
This is the first TV that runs on VIDAA Operating system.
VIDAA OS is a Linux based OS and that’s why it’s extremely responsive and super smooth with no lag at all.
Another major factor why this TV is super fast is it has 1.5GB of ram.
The home page of this OS is clean and Toshiba claims that you are going to get updates for this OS in the coming future.
You do get the support of Netflix, Prime Videos and YouTube which works extremely quick and fine.
As this is a new OS there are still some major apps which are missing like Disney+Hotstar, ZEE5, ALT Balaji and Jio Cinema but they will be added in future by an update.
This OS is super light and that’s the main reason that this TV only takes 3 seconds to turn on which some other android TV like Oneplus 43Y1 takes 20 seconds.
Alexa Voice and screen mirroring works perfectly fine and the best part is that you don’t even need Wifi or any other internet conection to for screen mirroring.
Click here to read Best 55 Inch TV in India
8) Vu 43 inch 4K Android LED TV
VU TVs can produce the same picture quality as Sony TVs and comes with much more feature’s and that too at a very affordable price.
But the problem with VU TVs is that they only have very limited stocks and most of the time they’re not even available on any e-commerce platform for purchasing and that the only reason I have placed them on the 7 positions.
Remote with battries, wall mount, table top stands, screws and user mannual guide come with this TV.
Remote of this TV has 5 dedicated buttons out of which 3 are for OTT platforms like Netflix, hotstar and prime videos while other 2 are for Youtube and Google play store.
The remote on VU Ultra HD Smart Android LED TV also has a dedicated button for Google Voice Assistance.
The best thing about VU is in order to make there TVs look stylish and premium the company don’t compromise with it’s TVs build quality.
All the material’s used in this TV are of high quality.
This TV just like most of the other TV comes with bezel less design from three sides.
Connectivity options on this VU tv is great and comes with all the port that you may be looking for.
Ports like HDMI and USB are situated at the side of this TV but USB ports are situated very close to one another and accessing both of them together can be a problem.
HDMI ARC and HDMI CEC both are available in this TV making it future proof.
AV port, Digital optical output, ethernet port, Headphone jack are all available in this TV.
Display and Audio Quality
The Display of 43 inch 4K Ultra HD Smart Android LED TV has VA pannel.
Brightness of this TV can go up to 400 nits.
VU Ultra TV has high Dynamic range which also supports, HDR 10, Dolby Vision and HLG.
The TV has a High quality special optical film which can control the light coming from the backlight making viewing angles of this TV wider.
While watching this TV from 40° you will notice that the colour distortions on this TV is minimal.
The 4K performance that you will get in this TV is superb as this TV has an Ultra boost 4x graphic enhancer engine.
Blacks on this TV are deep and not at all looks grayish.
When it comes to picyure quality this 4K TV by VU can give a tough competition to brands like Samsung and even Sony.
Pictures on this 4K VU TV have amazing clarity which will help you see every single little detail.
Company state’s that this TV has pixelium glass technology which can enhance the brightness level.
Colour reproduction on this TV is good and the refresh rate of this TV is 60Hz.
SD and HD videos both look perfect because the picture upscaling of this VU Ultra Android TV is really effective.
I have only seen this level of picture upscalling on high end and premium TVs.
VU Ultra HD TV has advance settings which give you more customize option and you choose the right colours setting according to your likings.
Now lets talk about the audio quality of this TV
VU Ultra Android TV has two 30 watts speakers and has a decoder for Dolby Audio DTS Virtual-X Surround Sound, TruBass HDX and TruSurround X.
Bass on this TV is deep.
You will get good and clear sound even when the volume is low.
You can use this TV even without any sound bar or external speaker.
This is an official android smart TV which runs on android 9.0 pie operating system.
RAM of this TV is 2GB and storage is 16GB.
Processor used in this TV is 64 bit high end quad core processor.
VU Ultra HD tv has bluetooth version 5.0 so you can connect your keyboard, wireless bluetooth headphones and GamePad easily.
Built in Chromecast and screen sharing will help you cast the content on your phone direct to this TV.
Voice command feature on this TV is very responsive.
You can even connect your gaming console to this TV and enjoy gaming at high resolution with HDR.