TCL 32S327 Review and Specs

TCL 32S327 (USA version)

SCORE:
39

Highlights

  • FHD (1920 x 1080) LCD Display
  • HLG support
  • Wi-Fi

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TCL 32S327 Overview

TCL 32S327 was introduced in 2018. It has a LCD screen with FHD (1920 x 1080) resolution and 50 Hz/60 Hz refresh rate. The TV is not HDR compatible.

We give TCL 32S327 TV 39 overall score out of 100. Our ranking system is based on the display specifications, video, audio and other features, connectivity and format support.

DISPLAY
68
VIDEO FEATURES
8
AUDIO FEATURES
37
OTHER FEATURES
15
CONNECTIVITY
40
FORMAT SUPPORT
42
OVERALL
39

Pros and Cons

In this section we highlight pros and cons of TCL 32S327.

The TV has strengths such as Color Depth. And it has weaknesses sush as Limited Viewing Angle, no 3D Capability, no HDR10, no HDR10+, no Dolby Vision, no Advanced HDR by Technicolor®, no IMAX Enhanced, no AMD Freesync™, no NVidia G-Sync, no 4K HFR, no 2K HFR, no VRR, no HGIG Compatibility, no Filmmaker Mode, no WiSA Ready and no NEXTGEN TV (ATSC 3.0).

PROS
Color Depth 👍
CONS
Limited Viewing Angle 👎
No 3D Capability 👎
No HDR10 👎
No HDR10+ 👎
No Dolby Vision 👎
No Advanced HDR by Technicolor® 👎
No IMAX Enhanced 👎
No AMD Freesync™ 👎
No NVidia G-Sync 👎
No 4K HFR 👎
No 2K HFR 👎
No VRR 👎
No HGIG Compatibility 👎
No Filmmaker Mode 👎
No WiSA Ready 👎
No NEXTGEN TV (ATSC 3.0) 👎

Selected Features

VA Panel

TCL 32S327 has a vertical alignment (VA) panel which is most commonly used in LCD TVs as it provides deeper blacks compared to the IPS panel. However, it is still limited with the viewing angle compared to the IPS panel or OLED display.

Detailed Specifications

In this section we present all the features and specifications available for TCL 32S327.

BASICS
BrandTCL
Country VersionUSA
Series3
Model32S327
Release Year2018
Size32"
Smart TV
DISPLAY
Actual Size (Diagonal)31.5"
ResolutionFHD (1920 x 1080)
Refresh Rate50 Hz/60 Hz
Screen DesignFlat
Display TechnologyLCD
Panel TypeVA
Backlight TypeLED
LED TypeDirect LED
Color
Viewing Angle
Panel Bit Depth8 bits
Color Depth16.7 million
VIDEO
3D Capability
HDR10
HDR10+
Dolby Vision
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®
IMAX Enhanced
AMD Freesync™
NVidia G-Sync
4K HFR
2K HFR
VRR
HGIG Compatibility
Frame Interploation TechniqueClear Motion
Frame Interpolation Frequency120Hz
Black Frame Insertion
Filmmaker Mode
Auto Low Latency Mode
AUDIO
Speaker Power Rating2.5W + 2.5 W
Dolby Digital Plus
WiSA Ready
CONNECTIVITY
Ethernet Input
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Frequency2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
Wi-Fi Protocol802.11b/g/n 2x2 Dual Band (support 2.4GHz & 5GHz)
Bluetooth
Chromecast
Google Home
Virtual Assistant
Works with Alexa
HDMI Inputs3
HDMI Version1.4a
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC)
HDMI-CEC
USB Inputs1
USB 3.0 Ports
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs1
IF (Satellite) Inputs
Component Inputs
Composite Inputs
RCA Audio Outputs
3.5mm headphone Audio Output
Optical Audio Output
RS-232C Remote
OTHER
Operating SystemRoku
Parental Control (V-Chip)
Mobile App
Teletext
Closed Captions
Advanced PQ Setting with Mobile App
VIDEO FORMATS
Accessible Menu System (CVAA)
3GPP
AV1
AVI
ASF
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
M2TS
MP4
MPEG-4
QuickTime
RealVideo
TS
VC-1
VP7
VP8
VP9
VOB
VRO
WebM
WMV
Xvid
AUDIO FORMATS
AAC
AC4
AIFF
ALAC
APE
aptX
eAAC+
EAC3
FLAC
HE-AAC
LPCM
M4A
MIDI
MP2
MP3
OGG
RealAudio
WMA
WAV
IMAGE FORMATS
BMP
GIF
JPEG
JPS
MPO
PNG
TUNER
Digital Tuner 1
SAT Tuner
Analog TunerNTSC
NEXTGEN TV (ATSC 3.0)
Digital Terrestrial TV SystemATSC
Digital Cable TV SystemClear QAM
Color systemPAL / SECAM / NTSC
GENERAL
Power SupplyAC 120 V, 60 Hz
Power Consumption (In Standby)0.5W
Dimension Without Stand (W x H x D)28.8" x 17.1" x 3.0"
Dimension With Stand (W x H x D)28.8" x 19.1" x 7.1"
Stand Size24.1"
Dimension of Package (W x H x D)31.5" x 21.1" x 5.2"
VESA Wall Mount
VESA Dimensions (W x H)100 mm x 100 mm
Wall mount screwM4 x 8
Weight Without Stand9.3 lbs
Weight With Stand9.4 lbs
Weight of Package (Gross)12.5 lbs
WARRANTY
Warranty1 year limited warranty

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