VIZIO E-Series of Televisions Are Big on Smarts, Small on Price

When I moved into my own apartment a few months ago, there were a few things that were important to me: I wanted a washer and drier in my unit,  I wanted a dish washer,I wanted an indoor parking spot, and I wanted a kick-ass media center. Enter the new 2015 VIZIO E-Series Full-Array LED Smart TV.

VIZIO E-Series of Televisions Are Big on Smarts, Small on Price

Available in sizes ranging from 24″ to 70″, the 2015 VIZIO E-Series Full-Array LED Smart TVs feature “a new, modern design, brilliant picture quality, and faster, easier-to-use smart TV experience.” The televisions are designed to deliver a premium HD media experience at an incredible value. These are Smart TVs so, of course, they feature built-in high-speed Wi-Fi. From there you are able to access some of the best apps available for smart televisions. Included among them you will find Amazon Instant Video, YouTube, Pandora, Spotify, Netflix, VUDU, HuluPlus and iHeartRadio.

VIZIO E-Series of Televisions Are Big on Smarts, Small on Price

The list goes on and on.

Apps can’t be the whole story when looking at televisions. No, the picture counts… a lot. And the good news here is that the new Vizio televisions deliver thanks to the latest advanced technologies like Full-Array LED backlighting “for superior light uniformity” and up to 16 Active LED Zones. Sports and action fans will be pleased to know that the VIZIO E-Series includes “Clear Action 240.” This technology combines powerful image processing with a 120Hz effective refresh rate for enhanced detail when it comes to fast action scenes. These come together to serve up what VIZIO describes as, “vivid details with deeper, more pure black levels.”

VIZIO E-Series of Televisions Are Big on Smarts, Small on Price

As VIZIO notes,

All models in the 2015 E-Series collection are equipped with VIZIO¹s latest generation Smart TV platform, VIZIO Internet Apps Plus, to give consumers the power to stream the hottest movies, TV shows, music and more right to the TV. The seamless Smart TV experience is possible thanks to built-in WiFi6 with apps such as Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, iHeartRadio, Hulu Plus, Spotify, YouTube and more.7 VIZIO Internet Apps Plus allows consumers to enjoy advanced features like second screen interactivity, enabling them to surf for Netflix or YouTube content on their smartphone or tablet, and then send the video directly to their VIZIO E-Series Smart TVs.

Perhaps the best news with regard to the new E-Series lineup is the price. The MSRP for the various units is,

  • E-Series 24 Razor LED Smart TV MSRP $179.99
  • E-Series 28 Full-Array LED Smart TV MSRP $199.99
  • E-Series 32 Full-Array LED Smart TV MSRP $259.99
  • E-Series 40 Full-Array LED Smart TV MSRP $349.99
  • E-Series 43 Full-Array LED Smart TV MSRP $389.99
  • E-Series 48 Full-Array LED Smart TV MSRP $479.99
  • E-Series 50 Full-Array LED Smart TV MSRP $529.99
  • E-Series 55 Full-Array LED Smart TV MSRP $629.99
  • E-Series 60 Full-Array LED Smart TV MSRP $799.99
  • E-Series 65 Full-Array LED Smart TV MSRP $999.99
  • E-Series 70 Full-Array LED Smart TV MSRP $1,399.99

VIZIO E-Series of Televisions Are Big on Smarts, Small on Price

That’s right, for just over $500 you can get a 50″ Smart TV that delivers a great picture and tons of features. We’re hoping to have one in hand for a full review shortly. You can learn all about the new VIZIO E-Series offerings here.

About the Author

Dan Cohen

Having a father who was heavily involved in early laser and fiber-optical research, Dan grew up surrounded by technology and gadgets. Dan’s father brought home one of the very first video games when he was young and Dan remembers seeing a “pre-release” touchtone phone. (When he asked his father what the “#” and “*” buttons were his dad said, “Some day, far in the future, we’ll have some use for them.”)

Technology seemed to be in Dan’s blood but at some point he took a different path and ended up in the clergy. His passion for technology and gadgets never left him.

Dan is married to Raina Goldberg who is also an avid user of Apple products. They live in New Jersey with their golden doodle Nava.