Hisense Roku R6 4K TV evaluation

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Televisions should not one thing we purchase every single day, and even yearly. Many people can go on a decade or extra with out upgrading the TV. If that sounds such as you, I confess, it’s additionally me, your pleasant YouTube tech blogger. It has been about 12 years since I purchased a tv set, and rather a lot has modified.

Primarily televisions have turn into far more versatile, a lot larger high quality, and with a lot improved decision. 4KTV is the chief development in TV know-how and it’a already a couple of years outdated. I lately had an opportunity to put in a brand-new 4K Hisense Roku TV in my front room. I will let you know all in regards to the 2019 Hisense Roku 4K tv, Mannequin: 43-R6-109, which I’ll simply name the R6 from right here on in. I’ll speak in regards to the arrange course of, the particular options, what the video high quality appears to be like like, and whether or not it has been a worthy improve for me.

The Hisense Roku 4K TV comes with a distant management, which might be acquainted to any of you with a Roku Streaming stick or related. Whereas some fashions do include a voice management distant, this one didn’t. However that is okay, as a result of I can add voice management with the Roku distant app. Extra on that in a sec.

Utilizing the Roku Distant app on Hisense R6 4K UHD Good Roku TV
The Roku cellular app is an alternate distant on your Roku TV. You need to use all the identical distant controls as you’d sometimes discover on a handheld distant, like switching the channel, play/pause, or to navigate across the display screen. You too can entry a keyboard for when it comes time to kind in your passwords and prolonged e mail addresses.

Now let’s speak video high quality.
One of many first belongings you’ll must do to start having fun with 4K content material is to allow the upper decision stream on Netflix. Netflix has a tonne of 4K TV reveals and films, however you possibly can’t get it with out paying for extra bandwidth. It prices about $3/month extra.
The video high quality on this TV is de facto good. It’s exhausting to seek out any fault with any 4K TV proper now, significantly when arising from an outdated HD TV; every little thing appears to be like new and amazingly clear, crisp and detailed.
After a pair weeks of use I can say the video image is top of the range; I haven’t observed any issues with it and I discover it to be sharp and detailed, textual content appears to be like crisp and the colors appear phenomenal. It even handles glare fairly nicely. The R6 is in a brilliant room and more often than not, although the room was brilliant, the glare didn’t have an effect on the image. General I’m fairly proud of it thus far,

Display screen Mirroring on Hisense Roku 4K TV
It’s potential to reflect your telephone or pill’s display screen in your new 2019 4K Hisense Roku R6 TV.
To do it you should start within the Roku Distant app.

From the underside menu, select Photographs+ then select Movies. The app will load all of the movies out of your telephone. Select the video you need to play and faucet Play. The video will start streaming in your TV. This labored like a allure on each my Apple iPhone and the Google Pixel 3.

Including Google Residence & Amazon Alexa to Hisense Roku 4K TV
It’s presupposed to be potential so as to add Google Residence and Google Assistant — and Amazon Alexa performance to your TV. If you happen to’ve examine it, it’s vital to notice it appears the digital assistant options aren’t enabled in Canada but.

Upscaling on 2019 Hisense Roku R6 4K TV
The 2019 Hisense Roku R6 TV has upscaling know-how inbuilt. This basically means the TV will enhance the look and high quality of non-4K content material to 4K-like video. Fortunately, the upscaling on the TV is automated; there’s nothing to regulate and nothing so that you can do; if the R6 can enhance the video high quality it does. You win.
After watching a bunch of HD video on the 4K Hisense Roku TV I can undoubtedly say it regarded to my eye prefer it was in 4K. The upscaling appears to do an amazing job at making decrease decision video look higher.

General evaluation of 2019 Hisense Roku R6 TV
General, I am fairly proud of this TV. It is an enormous enchancment on my outdated TV.
I just like the slim design, tiny bezels, straightforward to make use of Roku interface and the general video high quality is nice. Plus, the flexibility to customise the display screen and interface is sweet. Any cons? Not with the ability to get Google to work is a bit disappointing, however I am positive that can change, and I can replace the channel with a evaluation and how-to about that perform down the street. For now, in case you’re on the lookout for an excellent high quality, reasonably priced 4K TV, I can suggest the Hisense R6 4K UHD Good Roku TV. It sells for about $369.99 (underneath 400) at Costco Canada.


Comments (36)
Paige Xbox gamer 2000
January 20, 2020

there is no R6 here n states its the R7

Bradley Richards
January 20, 2020

Does this tv have the 3.5mm jack? my home theater system requires this..its pretty old (70s speakers and a 90s amp) but sounds killer so i really dont want to get rid of it.

Luis Liiva
January 20, 2020

Does anyone know how to activate the HDR feature for PS4? I bought this tv yesterday and it says that it has HDR, but when I tried to enable it on my PS4 console it says thas my TV doesn´t have this feature.

January 20, 2020

Dont forget to mention that you can't browse because no browser can be found

Jeffrey Worrell
January 20, 2020

Just got one today! Thanks Erin👍🏾

January 20, 2020

Great information delivered for Canadian consumers in a clear and efficient way! This is so very much appreciated. Thank you!

J Dillah
January 20, 2020

This video made me buy this TV today and I must say I'm blown away. Best $350 spent. Thanks for this in depth review

Aj Wilson
January 20, 2020

My Roku looks terrible 🤦

Keith Overall
January 20, 2020

Can you screen share with a galaxy A20 phone

WolftyGaming 89
January 20, 2020

I just bought this tv today. And I swear this tv is way smaller than a 55 inch. I have another 55inch tv and the tv seem to be a 45 or something

Laura Williams
January 20, 2020

Hello Erin, nice video, very informative! Can I connect my Shaw BlueCurve to this TV?

Moses Ball
January 20, 2020

Do you have a how to video of how your husband made the painting cover?

Shamim Ahmed
January 20, 2020

Can you review mi tv 4s 43inch

Antwuan Washington
January 20, 2020

Thank you

January 20, 2020

does this TV have a RCA connector ?

January 20, 2020

Do 4k high speed ethernet hdmi cables actually make any difference in picture or quality vrs using older hdmi that came out before 4k?

Carlos Pazmino
January 20, 2020

Hi Erin wich one its better r6 series or h8f?

January 20, 2020

Is there a way to activate 4K and or HDR or is it just built in for certain things like 4K movies and a PS4 pro?

Joe Smo
January 20, 2020

Just bought one yesterday

Everything Videos
January 20, 2020

I wish they'd add where we can add our own photos to use as a wallpaper I tried on the roku app & doesn't work.

January 20, 2020

Erin I wanted to ask, is this tv able to have the Spotify app on it?

January 20, 2020

I just bought this 55" TV from Target for $200.00. It was a today only sale. Target.com didn't have any reviews, but the electronics department employee said it was a decent TV for the price. He didn't recommend it for sports or gaming, but every day streaming and TV watching would be perfect for it. Thanks for the nice review. It gave me some reassurance that I made the correct decision. Thanks again for this review. PS. I don't think I am going to like that you can't enter channel numbers directly into the remote.

Ray McCarty
January 20, 2020

70R6270F is $479.99 at BJs right now.

January 20, 2020

Is there an option to turn on/off the motion rate on this TV?

Arturo Ibarra
January 20, 2020

Such a great video, thanks Erin. My sister just bought an R6 but it actually has in-built Apple+ access and Prime Video here in Mexico. Just subscribed.

January 20, 2020

nothing mentioned about local diming, because it will make it a very bad tv

Y- iT
January 20, 2020

I just bought the 50 inch for roughly $260 in the U.S. and I am very happy with it. I have not tried using voice features, but seeing as it's only available in the U.S. I might take advantage and give them a try.

Jimmy Avery
January 20, 2020

How u get ur tv so clear

The Art Of Tech Support
January 20, 2020

Will Disney + work?

Jessica Taylor
January 20, 2020

Hi Erin, what are your thoughts on the R7?

X1area51 II
January 20, 2020

I just bought one from bestbuy for 399. 65" not bad for the price with 5 years warranty $120.

Mauricio Orozco
January 20, 2020

Here in México, recently arrives the r6 series with hdr10 irse better, its recomendable to buy? Thanks

Gaming Hubby
January 20, 2020

Thanks for the video! I am planing on getting the 65 inch tv but have a question about the built in Roku. Do I have to purchase a Roku subscription to use the TV? I only plan to use the Netflix app to steam on the TV and Youtube.

Myles Havrick
January 20, 2020

What are the best settings for this tv as far a picture quality i just bought this today 58 inch thxs.

keyblade zero
January 20, 2020

thanks for the informative video. convinced me to go for this over a similar jvc set. thank you.

Jimmy Avery
January 20, 2020

How u get ur picture so clear

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