VIZIO announced the company’s all-new D-Series smart TV collection, with prices starting under the $150 mark. The new 2017 models are going for affordability, offering HD, Full HD and 4K Ultra HD in select models in the 43″ class size and above. The VIZIO D-Series smart will also feature VIZIO Internet Apps Plus for simple access to stream TV shows and movies from Netflix, iHeartRadio, Xumo and other popular apps. Models range in price from $139.99 for the 24″ class size, to $899.99 for the 65″ class size.
The 2017 D-Series collection offer full-array LED backlighting. which provides advanced LED control for superior light uniformity and enhanced contrast when compared to edge-lit TVs. Up to 12 Active LED Zones in the full-array LED models dynamically adjust to match the light and dark portions of on-screen content, resulting in brighter whites and deeper, black levels.
Sports and action fans will appreciate the image processing benefits of Clear Action 180 with 120Hz effective refresh rate achieved with backlight scanning for sharper detail in quick-moving action scenes. Select VIZIO D-Series models support 4K Ultra HD resolution, and 4K Ultra HD models support the latest HDMI standards, enabling Ultra HD playback from Ultra HD Blu-ray players, gaming consoles, and next generation cable and satellite receivers.
“The all-new 2017 D-Series collection is incredibly versatile, giving consumers great picture quality collection-wide as well as an affordable entry point to 4K Ultra HD,” said Matt McRae, Chief Technology Officer, VIZIO. “With an ever-expanding selection of 4K movies and shows available to consumers, the VIZIO Internet Apps Plussmart TV platform makes streaming 4K Ultra HD entertainment a simple experience for D-Series users.”
Equipped with VIZIO Internet Apps Plus,the D-Series collection provides consumers with easy access to movies, TV shows, music and more. Popular apps such as Netflix, iHeartRadio, Xumo and more are all accessible via the on-screen app dock. High-quality streaming on 4K Ultra HD models is possible thanks to built-in V8 octa-core processor, HEVC decoding and the latest ultra-fast WiFi standard, 802.11ac dual-band WiFi.
The VIZIO D-Series 24″ LED Smart TV will start at just $139.99, with the VIZIO D-Series Full-Array LED Smart TVs ranging from $199 to a 43″ Full-Array LED Smart TV model for $349.99. If you want to go the Ultra HD Full-Array LED Smart TV route, the 43″ model will cost $419.99.
The 50″ Ultra HD Full-Array LED Smart TV will cost $499.99, and you can go as high as the VIZIO D-Series 65″ Ultra HD Full-Array LED Smart TV for $899.99.
You can find the full-line of 2017 D-Series on the company’s website at vizio.com.