HDR stands for high dynamic range, a technology that renders images closer to what the human eye actually sees. This resolution is created by both balancing and better contrasting light and dark areas. Color equilibrium is the secret behind stunning HDR realistic images.
The Xbox One S is HDR-compatible, but you also need an HDR TV set to enjoy the full spectacle offered by this technology. In this article, we’re going to list the best HDR TVs to use with your Xbox One S console.
As expected, HDR TVs come with a high price tag, but the crystal clear images they deliver are worth every penny.
Best HDR TVs to buy in 2017
Samsung KU6300 HDR TV
Samsung’s KU6300 HDR TV series relies on the latest display technologies currently available to render stunning, crystal-clear images. The 4K UHD resolution creates images that are 4 times sharper than full HD since its PurColor technology accurately expresses colors in life-like details.
UHD Dimming perfectly blends color, contrast, and sharpness, delivering a vibrant viewing experience. Last but not least, its Upscaling Picture Engine upgrades lower resolution movies and TV shows to a near ultra high-definition experience.
Samsung’s KU6300 HDR TVs feature a slim design that adds a modern touch to your living room. Smart Remote lets you navigate your Smart TV and control other devices in a simple and smart manner.
The KU6300 series includes 7 HDR TV models:
- Samsung UN40KU6300 40-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV
- Samsung UN43KU6300 43-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV
- Samsung UN50KU6300 50-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV
- Samsung UN55KU6300 55-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV
- Samsung UN60KU6300 60-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV
- Samsung UN65KU6300 65-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV
- Samsung UN70KU6300 70-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV
Sony XBR55X850D HDR TV
Sony’s XBR55X850D HDR TV reveals incredible 4K HDR details for unique gaming and movie experiences. HDR video content delivers stunning color and contrast, with impressive highlights and fine detail.
The TRILUMINOS Display technology that Sony uses on its XBR55X850D HDR TV increases color depth, offering rich and vivid colors with more shades of red, green and blue.
Thanks to Sony’s refresh rate technology (Motionflow XR 960), fast moving action sequences movies and games look smooth and clear.
Hisense H7 HDR TV
The Hisense H7 series offers 4 times more pixels (8.3 million) than standard HD TVs. This device displays vivid colors, sharp lines, and bold contrast in every image for the ultimate viewing experience.
Hisense H7 is equipped with the following inputs: 4 HDMI ports, 3 USB ports, 1 LAN port for Ethernet, 1 RF input, 1 L/R audio input, 1 RCA component input, and 1 RCA composite input.
There are 4 Hisense H7 HDR TV models available:
- Hisense 43H7C2 43-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV
- Hisense 50H7GB2 50-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV
- Hisense 55H7B2 55-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV
- Hisense 65H7B2 65-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV
The price for the Hisense H7 ranges from $368.00 to $992.94. You can buy the Hisense HDR TV models listed above from Amazon.
LG OLED65B6P HDR TV
The LG OLED65B6P HDR TV set has three unique features: Perfect Black, Cinematic Color, and OLED HDR. The individually illuminating OLED pixels can brighten, dim and power off to achieve perfect black. LG OLED TVs have a color palette that matches the hues seen in modern digital cinemas.
This TV is capable of delivering over a billion rich colors and infinite contrast on a flat screen. Dolby Vision is an elevated HDR standard that faithfully matches filmmaker intention. The crystal-clear Harman Kardon sound together with the stunning image quality create worlds that almost feels real.
Quick note: When you connect the LG OLED65B6P HDR TV to an Xbox One S to enjoy HDR games, you need to go into General settings and turn on HDMI Ultra HD Deep Color to the HDMI input you’re connected to. This is because HDR only auto-detects when you stream from the built-in apps on the TV.
LG UH6030 HDR TV
The LG UH6030 HDR TV series offers incredible details, fully immersing you into the action. It has three key features:
- 8.3M Pixels, 4 times the resolution of FHD TVs
- HDR Pro
- webOS 3.0: LG’s best Smart TV just got better.
The IPS panel relies on in-plane switching to deliver rich colors and strong contrast ratio even at wide viewing angles. In this manner, any seat in the house becomes the best. The TruMotion 120Hz technology lets you see movies and video games and high-speed action with no motion blur.
The following LG UH6030 HDR TV sets are available:
You can buy them from Amazon, for a price tag ranging from $600 to $999.00.
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