It’s very rare nowadays to walk into any modern home without encountering some kind of smart device – most commonly, the smartest devices are either the mobile phones or television.
If you’re thinking about upgrading your TV in time for Christmas, it’s easier than ever to find a smart TV that’ll suit your home and your needs.
The great news is even if you’re on a tight budget, you won’t have to break the bank to find a TV with amazing quality picture as well as smart features.
If you’re still not sure which model to go for or what features you’ll need, we’ve listed some of the best smart TV’s for every budget below.
Best smart TV’s for 2019
1. Sony Bravia KDL32WE613 Smart TV – 32″
If you’re looking for a great quality smart TV, from a big tech name without the big tech price – this option from Sony is a very good place to start.
The TV boasts X-Reality PRO technology, which maximises the picture by analysing each pixel and restoring any fine details lost in transmission. This will give you refined and premium quality picture, so no matter what you’re watching, you’ll be in for an immersive experience.
As well as built-in Freeview play that will give you catch-up and on demand services, you’ll have access to live TV and other smart platforms like Netflix and Amazon.
A 32-inch screen is perfectly sized for a bedroom or a small living room, it also has pretty looks with sleek and slimline design. At £254, this is a complete steal.
Price: £254, John Lewis – buy here now
2. Samsung UE58RU7100KXXU Smart 4K TV – 58″
This model from Samsung is a great all round smart TV, it has a sleek design with cable management for distraction-free and convenient viewing.
At a whopping 58inches this size screen is ideal to transform the viewing experience in any living room. HDR and 4K upscaling bring your favourite TV shows to life in glorious detail, even if the setting is dark.
Access your favourite apps with ease from one menu, including Amazon, BBC iplayer and Netflix. It’s also compatible with Alexa and Google home assistants.
Price: £499, Currys – buy here now
3. LG OLED55C9 4K Ultra HD Smart TV – 55″
This OLED TV from LG is more on the pricier end of the spectrum, but if you have the spare ash to invest, it’s a TV unit you won’t regret buying, thats to it’s laundry list of smart features and minimalist design.
Combining 4K resolution with LED technology, not only are you in for superior clarity picture, impeccable sound and a true cinematic experience – all from the comfort of your own home.
Including all of the usual smart platforms, this TV also has advance AI technology, so you can ask questions and get them answered, instantly.
Price: £1399, Amazon – buy here now
4. JVC LT-49C790 Smart LED TV – 49″
At under £300 for this 49 inch TV from JVC, you’re getting a lot of screen for your money. It also has some pretty good features you’ll want from a smart TV including full HD 1080p picture quality.
Watch all of your favourite TV shows on catch up up to a week back, you can also access Netflix and Prime Video from the touch of a button.
Price: £299, Currys – buy here now
5. TCL 43DP628 Smart TV – 43”
TCL might not be the name hot on everyone’s lips when it comes to the tech world. However, if you’re not fussed about big brand names and just want to improve your home viewing experience, it’s one to keep an eye out for.
Enjoy vivid 4K picture and Dolby audio for crystal clear sound, whatever you’re watching.
Stream K content from all of your favourite platforms, including Youtube, Netflix and BBC iplayer. You can also connect to external devices like Firesticks and other Wifi/USB or HDMI enable devices.
Price: £329, Amazon – buy here now
6. Hisense H55U8B 4K Ultra HD Smart TV – 55″
This smart TV from Hisense has a nice contemporary design that will compliment the look of any modern interior setting.
With a screen size of 55 inches, 4K ultra HD resolution and all of your favourite smart platforms available from just one menu – this is the perfect unit for a family room, for a great viewing experience.
Price: £599, Appliances direct – buy here now
7. Philips 50PUS6814/12 4K UHD Smart TV – 50″
At under £500, this 50 inch 4K, smart TV from Philips is a great option if you’re wanting to upgrade your TV.
Undoubtedly one of the greatest features of this unit is the 3-sided Ambilight technology, which teamed with 4k UHD offers a fully immersive experience. Watch all of your favourite shows with a cinematic feel.
Access the internet, Netflix and other streaming platforms like Prime Video with the touch of a few buttons. You ca also ask your TV questions that it will respond to with ease, with a built-in Alexa.
Price: From: £499, Amazon – buy here now
8. Samsung QE65Q60R QLED 4K Smart TV – 65″
This QLED TV from Samsung has crisp quality picture thanks to it’s 4K resolution, that will even adjust poorer resolution video’s to the highest they can be.
A cool feature sis an ambient mode, which removes the blank screen, making the QLED able to blend into the room with decorative, useful and customisable content. The wide viewing angle means no matter where in the room you sit, you won’t miss out on any of the action.
Priced just under £1100, it’s not the cheapest model you can get, but it also does have a 65 inch screen – which is great value considering the size.
Price: £1099, John Lewis – buy here now
9. PANASONIC TX-50GX820B Smart 4K TV – 50″
Panasonic is a household name in the tech world, this 50 inch screen TV has Ultra HDR technology, ensuring you a truly immersive experience every time you watch something.
HCX Picture Processor enables accurate contrast and clarity with every view and for crisp sound, you have built-in Dolby Atmos audio technology.
Watch you favourite shows with live TV and if you do happen to miss something you can catch-up on your favourites from up to a week back.
Price: £699, Currys – buy here now
10. Toshiba 58U2963DB Smart 4K TV – 58″
This smart TV from Toshiba is another top contender to consider if you’re investing in a new TV. Along with some amazing features, it has a pretty desirable price tag to rival big names in the tech word.
At under £350, this 58 inch unit is a great option that will compliment any living area and offer an immersive experience for the whole family during down time.
Easily stream all of your favourite programmes from the convenience of one screen. If you have an Alexa, your home assistant will also be compatible with your new TV.
Price: £349, AO – buy here now