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Should You Buy a Hisense TV?

Matthew
Updated 20 October 2020
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should you buy a Hisense TV?

Hisense is one of the most popular TV brands as well as being well known for its fridge freezers, fridges and washing machines.

If you are wondering how Hisense TVs compare to other brands, our guide below collates all the key info in a single place. We've compared over 8,300 TVs by objectively and impartially analysing over 170,000 user and expert reviews and over 2,100 awards from hundreds of different review sites.

Hisense are recognised for their good selection of mid-range and award winning TVs. Their TVs start at $370 for the 50H6D which has a display diagonal of 50", a thickness of 83.82mm and is a 4K TV and go up to $800 for the 65H9 which has a display diagonal of 65", a thickness of 53.34mm and is a 4K TV. The average price of a new Hisense TV is $735.

Hisense are recognised for their good selection of mid-range and award winning TVs.

Is Hisense the Best TV Brand?

So are Hisense TVs any good? We give every TV a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all TVs we are able to impartially rank all the TV brands.

Hisense is ranked the No. 10 best TV brand.

Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Hisense is the 10th best TV brand out there.

#1
LG
South Korea
95%
95%
103,303 reviews
#2
South Korea
95%
95%
222,911 reviews
#3
United States
88%
88%
5,037 reviews
#4
Japan
86%
86%
4,691 reviews
#5
Supersonic
United States
81%
81%
3 reviews
#6
Japan
78%
78%
1,965 reviews
#7
75%
75%
3,295 reviews
#8
Curtis
Canada
71%
71%
1,114 reviews
#9
Element
70%
70%
39 reviews
#10
China
69%
69%
4,250 reviews
#11
SunBriteTV
68%
68%
40 reviews
#12
JVC
Japan
64%
64%
1,743 reviews
#13
TCL
63%
63%
1,306 reviews
#14
RCA
62%
62%
115 reviews
#15
China
62%
62%
244 reviews
#16
PROSCAN
58%
58%
0 reviews
#17
Viewsonic
Taiwan
53%
53%
7 reviews
#18
Sylvania
53%
53%
8 reviews

Let's look at how Hisense TVs compare to the other TV brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.

Reviews Value for Money Features Popularity Selection Running Costs
All TV Brands
Hisense TVs

Hisense have better reviews than the typical TV brand, with the average rating of a Hisense TV being 73%. When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Hisense TV is $34 (based on a person typically using a TV for 5 hours per day), which makes them more efficient than most other TV brands.

The average review score for a Hisense TV is 73%.

There's a smaller selection of Hisense TVs available compared to other TV brands, with only 2 Hisense TVs currently on the market in the US. Hisense TVs also tend to be cheaper than most other TV brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers.

No. Of TVs
Average Price
$818
$0 $500 $1,000 $1,500 $2,000 $2,500 $3,000 $3,500 $4,000 $4,500 $14,999
Price Distribution of All TVs
No. Of TVs
Average Price
$735
$0 $500 $1,000 $1,500 $2,000 $2,500 $3,000 $3,500 $4,000 $4,500 $29,999
Price Distribution of Hisense TVs

What Do the Hisense TV Reviews Say?

We've added up all the reviews for every Hisense TV to work out the average distribution of reviews for Hisense and then compared this to the other TV brands.

Hisense logo

Expert Reviews

5 stars
21
4 stars
67
3 stars
21
2 stars
0
1 star
0
Hisense logo

User Reviews

5 stars
2,956
4 stars
663
3 stars
141
2 stars
101
1 star
224
Hisense has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its TVs than most other brands.

Over 81% of expert reviews and 89% of user reviews for Hisense TVs are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 91% and 93% respectively across all TV brands.

Purchasers of Hisense TVs frequently mentioned that the product was easy to use, easy to connect to other devices and robust. Their TVs have also won 10 awards.

In the table below we compare the average review score given to Hisense TVs by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other TV brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.

Average Review Score Samsung LG Philips Sony Toshiba Hisense
CNET.com logo
77%
204 reviews
77%
168 reviews
77%
31 reviews
71%
22 reviews
Lydogbilde.no logo
84%
46 reviews
81%
177 reviews
80%
99 reviews
75%
39 reviews
74%
7 reviews
Techradar logo
83%
162 reviews
81%
98 reviews
82%
35 reviews
87%
13 reviews
68%
25 reviews
80%
2 reviews
Trusted Reviews logo
86%
125 reviews
79%
72 reviews
80%
32 reviews
83%
12 reviews
76%
28 reviews
80%
6 reviews
whathifi.com logo
96%
91 reviews
80%
69 reviews
83%
35 reviews
87%
9 reviews
67%
15 reviews
72%
5 reviews
Les Numeriques.com logo
72%
98 reviews
67%
69 reviews
76%
20 reviews
89%
14 reviews
54%
7 reviews
60%
3 reviews
avforums.com logo
82%
121 reviews
80%
37 reviews
78%
22 reviews
84%
8 reviews
65%
13 reviews
85%
4 reviews
Chip.de logo
89%
55 reviews
90%
59 reviews
89%
38 reviews
92%
15 reviews
83%
11 reviews
Digital Versus logo
75%
86 reviews
63%
60 reviews
72%
13 reviews
73%
6 reviews
60%
5 reviews
hifitest.de logo
88%
38 reviews
87%
68 reviews
83%
41 reviews
87%
13 reviews
90%
6 reviews
77%
3 reviews
reviewed.com logo
76%
93 reviews
71%
45 reviews
39%
1 review
56%
2 reviews
62%
8 reviews
65%
4 reviews
Expert Reviews logo
90%
67 reviews
83%
34 reviews
87%
22 reviews
85%
4 reviews
74%
7 reviews
80%
2 reviews
tweakers.net logo
79%
51 reviews
81%
54 reviews
64%
22 reviews
74%
8 reviews
70%
1 review
computerbild.de logo
80%
57 reviews
80%
40 reviews
79%
23 reviews
80%
6 reviews
73%
3 reviews
77%
2 reviews
lcdtvbuyingguide.com logo
88%
72 reviews
88%
38 reviews
87%
6 reviews
85%
1 review
PC Mag logo
68%
54 reviews
78%
40 reviews
69%
8 reviews
61%
11 reviews
73%
3 reviews
parentesis.com logo
75%
54 reviews
73%
43 reviews
64%
4 reviews
70%
9 reviews
65%
4 reviews
80%
1 review
fwdmagazine.be logo
88%
38 reviews
87%
33 reviews
78%
21 reviews
85%
6 reviews
75%
2 reviews
benchmark.pl logo
81%
60 reviews
76%
24 reviews
50%
2 reviews
83%
8 reviews
70%
1 review
erenumerique.fr logo
82%
36 reviews
83%
28 reviews
79%
12 reviews
83%
12 reviews
73%
7 reviews
Other Expert Sites
75%
1,329 reviews
76%
1,071 reviews
76%
374 reviews
78%
315 reviews
68%
99 reviews
76%
32 reviews
Average
82%
2,937 reviews
79%
2,327 reviews
74%
816 reviews
80%
544 reviews
71%
283 reviews
75%
67 reviews

How Many Industry Awards Have Hisense TVs Received?

After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 12 industry awards for Hisense TVs. The table below compares the number of awards received by Hisense to other popular TV brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.

Hisense has won 12 awards for its TVs.

Compare all award winning TVs

Number of Awards Samsung LG Philips Sony Toshiba Hisense
avforums.com logo
118
27
17
7
7
4
Techradar logo
60
50
26
3
12
1
hdtvtest.co.uk logo
91
28
10
13
4
Lydogbilde.no logo
30
50
42
14
3
Trusted Reviews logo
79
22
15
4
11
reviewed.com logo
67
23
2
1
Expert Reviews logo
39
14
6
3
3
1
Pocket Lint logo
23
18
9
3
2
audiovision.de logo
16
20
9
5
1
areadvd.de logo
15
17
10
6
1
Digitaltrends.com logo
24
19
2
4
homecinemachoice.com logo
23
8
10
4
01net.com logo
12
20
5
2
6
CNET.com logo
20
21
3
soundandvision.com logo
17
10
3
3
1
prohardver.hu logo
7
18
5
3
1
hardware.info logo
18
11
1
benchmark.pl logo
18
7
4
EISA.eu logo
13
10
4
1
Which? logo
8
13
4
Other Expert Sites
208
179
53
55
4
3
Total
906
585
221
140
63
12

How Reliable Are Hisense TVs?

We checked over 170,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Hisense TVs. over 150 of these reviews mention reliability of which 90% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Hisense TV owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.

90% of reviewers think Hisense TVs are reliable.

So, most people think that Hisense TVs are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Hisense TVs that mention reliability:

RELIABLE

The Hisense H65M7000 is a great TV that offers a genuinely unbeatable combination of build quality
avforums.com
built around a decent smart platform with some fun functionality
Trusted Reviews
Amazon video players built in
Argos.co.uk
I love that there is a built in TV tuner
Walmart.com
It has built in wireless
Bestbuy.com
good sturdy weight
amazon.co.uk
really well built
ao.com

NOT RELIABLE

Black scenes appear to have faint cloudsEither remote or TV randomly stops responding for several secondsRange of speakers is limitedHDMI Arc is unreliable often losing lip syncHDMI Arc volume randomly pops up screen as 10 when volume hasn't changedHDMI CEC won't allow other devices to turn it off or onVery heavy for its thicknessVery fragile during movingOpera TV OS lacks appsThe 65H9D Plus is Hisense's answer to OLED TV's where you can get the quality of OLED without the premium price
Bestbuy.com
can't speak to reliability at this point
Walmart.com
Other issue is the stand is fragile looking
Argos.co.uk
the only reason for 4 stars not 5 is the fact that the first TV turned up with a broken screen
amazon.co.uk
The build quality has an overall plasticky feel to it
Amazon
sound ( no need for a soundbar) good sturdy stand no worries of it falling over
ao.com
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