There was a time when Smart TVs used to cost a fortune. Not anymore. In the recent few months, LED TVs prices in India have become very competitive. Today, for a budget of Rs 30,000 a consumer has options available from top brands like Samsung, LG, Sony Xiaomi and a few others, many of which offer full HD Smart TVs with chromecast built-in. That means apart from conventional cable tv you will be able to consume content from Youtube, Amazon Prime, Netflix, and other supported apps without investing in any other hardware.
1. Samsung Unbox Magic Series
Samsung India recently introduced its affordable Unbox Magic Series in India which brings many premium features to the budget range. The 32-inch Samsung Smart TV is offered at Rs 24,900 which makes it a great buy in its class.
The TV allows you to use its screen to mirror laptop screen wirelessly. The feature set also includes virtual music system skin, live casting feature from remote locations, two-way content sharing, and Samsung Smart Hub.
2. Mi LED TV 4A PRO 123.2 cm (49) Full HD Android TV (Black)
After taking the throne from Samsung India in Smartphone segment, Xiaomi is gunning to make similar in-roads in TVs. One of the recent announcements from Xiaomi is its Mi LED TV 4A Pro. It features a full HD panel with the 60Hz refresh rate.
The Mi TV 4A Pro has 3 HDMI ports, 2 USB ports, Bluetooth and wifi as connectivity options. It runs on Android TV based PatchWall software. While the price of this Xiaomi TV is really tempting I should inform you, many users have pointed out that brightness levels at peak settings are a little underwhelming.
3. 32-inch Sony Bravia Full HD LED Smart TV KLV-32W672F
Sony has been a trusted TV brand for decades. The Japanese company not only caters to premium buyers but is also making its presence felt in the affordable segment with its 32-inch Bravia KVL-32W672F Full HD TV.
It is in fact, one of the rare few TVs in this price segment to offer HDR support. The Linux based TV comes with Opera store, Netflix and Youtube pre-installed. The Sony Smart TV has a 50Hz refresh rate and Sony’s X Reality Pro engine to optimize sharpness and colors. It has built-in Wi-Fi and outputs 30W audio from the built-in woofer.
4. 43-Inch Samsung Full HD LED TV UA43N5010ARXXL
If you are not particularly looking for a Smart TV, this 43-inch full HD TV from Samsung could fit your bill perfectly. Samsung claims that it has used an A+ grade LED panel in this TV which supports 60Hz refresh rate.
The TV comes with two HDMI ports and two USB ports for connectivity an additional HDMI port would have been desirable. As for sound, the TV can deliver 20Watts output which is decent enough to fill an average room. As for internet connectivity, you can always rely on third-party dongles like Chromecast and Fire Stick.
5. Xiaomi Mi 4A 108cm (43 inches) Android Smart Full HD LED TV
The Mi 4A smart TV is another worthy option in this budget. The 43-inch Smart TV boasts off a LED panel that supports full HD resolution. Xiaomi claims that this Mi A4 TV not just offers crystal clear pictures it also gives you an option to connect to a variety of devices.
The TV comes with three HDMI and USB ports each. It runs on Android-based Patch Wall UI which has more than 700,000+ hours of content catalog. It is powered by a 64-bit Quad Core chipset coupled with 1 GB of RAM. Xiaomi has integrated Google Voice search which makes searching content easy.
6.49-inch Vu 43BU113 Ultra Smart Full HD LED Smart TV
Vu, an American brand that debuted in India a couple of years back practices an online-only business model and has done really well, especially in the budget segment. The 49-inch Vu Ultra is one such smart TV that you may consider.
The TV has full HD resolution and can touch 450nits brightness. It is driven by a quad-core processor and Android-based OS. Several apps come pre-loaded on the TV including apps like Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Youtube.
7. 43 inches TCL 43P65US 4K UHD Smart LED TV
TCL is another brand that has flourished with online TV sales. Its 43-inch 43P65US tv is one of the rare 4K TVs priced under Rs 30000. The TV has 3840×2160 pixels native resolution with a 60Hz refresh rate.
The TV has HRD 10 support for playback via HDMI, USB and on-demand services. In fact, it also supports 4K HDR via Netflix and youtube. The TCL 43P65US is backed by dual-core Mali 400 GPU. Other features include DTS-Dolby digital sound support, T Launcher, and T cast.
8. 49-inches Sanyo XT-49S7200F Full HD IPS LED TV
Sanyo, another brand that has emerged from Japan, is catering to budget buyers with Sanyo NXT series. The 49-inch TV comes with 1080p high definition IPS screen and packs 20W speakers.
The 49-inch Sanyo TV has a slim design with a brushed metal finish. It is equipped with 3 HDMI ports which can be used to connect to a laptop, gaming console, Amazon fire stick or Google Chromecast.
9. 43-inch Samsung UA43N5002AKXXL Full HD LED TV
Though the Samsung Series 5 tv isn’t a smart tv, it still makes the cut, thanks to its LED screen panel. Launched in 2018, the Series 5 TV supports 1080p full HD resolution. The TV has a 60HZ refresh rate. The 14W speakers should perhaps place it at a disadvantage.
As for connectivity, you get three HDMI In ports and solo USB port with no WIFI for the internet. The 43-inch panel only consumes 75W power and only 0.5W in standby mode.
10. 43-inch Panasonic TH-43F200DX Full HD LED TV (F200 Series)
This Panasonic F200 Series is yet another non-smart TV option what is worth considering in this budget. The Japanese TV maker launched 43F200DX in 2018 with 1080P IPS panel which claims to deliver immersive visuals. Panasonic claims its Vivid Digital Pro and Dot Noise Reduction technologies ensure natural colors, sharp images without any picture noise.
For deep blacks, Panasonic has used Adaptive backlight dimming in this TV. It has 50Hz refresh rate and supports MPEG1/2, H.264, VC1, HEVC, MPEG4 video formats.
Top 10 TVs Under Rs 30,000 in India that you can buy
These are the best Full HD Televisions options that are available in this range. This list features TVs with display sizes ranging from 32-inches to 49-inches. Most of them are LED TVs with IPS panel which is in fact best in this price segment. If you plan on buying a non-smart TV, we’d recommend you buy Google Chromecast or Amazon Fire Stick that will enable you to experience smart features on your dumb idiot box.
|Best TVs under Rs 30000||Price|
|32-inch Samsung unbox Magic Series||₹24,900|
|49-inch Mi LED TV 4 Pro||₹29,999|
|32-inch Sony KLV-32W672F||₹28,890|
|43-inch Samsung UA43N5010ARXXL Full HD LED TV||₹29,999|
|43-inch Xiaomi Mi 4A TV||₹22,999|
|Vu 43BU113 Ultra Smart 4k TV||₹24,999|
|43 inches TCL 43P65US 4K UHD Smart LED TV||₹23,850|
|Sanyo XT-49S7200F (49-inch) Full HD LED TV||₹24,999|
|43-inch Samsung UA43N5002AKXXL Full HD LED TV||₹28,999|
|43-inch Panasonic TH-43F200DX Full HD LED TV (F200 Series)||₹26,033|