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Should You Buy a Hisense TV?

Matthew
Updated 16 August 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 2,200 awards from hundreds of different review sites.

The average price of a new Hisense TV is $900.

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
South Korea
95%
95%
182,535 reviews
#2
LG
South Korea
95%
95%
71,394 reviews
#3
United States
88%
88%
5,650 reviews
#4
Japan
87%
87%
3,429 reviews
#5
Supersonic
United States
85%
85%
3 reviews
#6
Japan
77%
77%
2,136 reviews
#7
75%
75%
3,288 reviews
#8
Curtis
Canada
73%
73%
1,114 reviews
#9
SunBriteTV
68%
68%
40 reviews
#10
China
64%
64%
2,357 reviews
#11
JVC
Japan
64%
64%
1,742 reviews
#12
Japan
64%
64%
649 reviews
#13
TCL
63%
63%
1,256 reviews
#14
RCA
63%
63%
115 reviews
#15
Naxa
62%
62%
1 review
#16
China
62%
62%
243 reviews
#17
Viewsonic
Taiwan
61%
61%
7 reviews
#18
PROSCAN
58%
58%
0 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 72%. 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 72%.

There's a smaller selection of Hisense TVs available compared to other TV brands, with only 1 Hisense TV currently on the market in the US. Hisense TVs also tend to be more expensive than most other TV brands making them 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 $6,999
Price Distribution of All TVs
No. Of TVs
Average Price
$900
$0 $500 $1,000 $1,500 $2,000 $2,500 $3,000 $3,500 $4,000 $4,500 $11,499
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
13
4 stars
48
3 stars
15
2 stars
0
1 star
0
Hisense logo

User Reviews

5 stars
1,606
4 stars
360
3 stars
78
2 stars
58
1 star
135
Hisense has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its TVs than most other brands.

Over 80% of expert reviews and 88% 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 reliable. 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%
222 reviews
77%
168 reviews
77%
31 reviews
71%
22 reviews
Lydogbilde.no logo
84%
49 reviews
81%
180 reviews
80%
99 reviews
75%
36 reviews
74%
7 reviews
Techradar logo
83%
170 reviews
80%
99 reviews
82%
35 reviews
86%
12 reviews
68%
25 reviews
80%
2 reviews
Trusted Reviews logo
86%
130 reviews
79%
73 reviews
80%
32 reviews
83%
12 reviews
76%
28 reviews
80%
6 reviews
whathifi.com logo
95%
100 reviews
80%
72 reviews
83%
34 reviews
85%
8 reviews
67%
15 reviews
72%
5 reviews
Les Numeriques.com logo
72%
110 reviews
67%
69 reviews
76%
20 reviews
89%
14 reviews
54%
7 reviews
60%
3 reviews
avforums.com logo
82%
132 reviews
80%
37 reviews
78%
22 reviews
83%
7 reviews
65%
13 reviews
85%
4 reviews
Digital Versus logo
75%
95 reviews
63%
60 reviews
72%
13 reviews
76%
5 reviews
60%
5 reviews
Chip.de logo
88%
55 reviews
90%
58 reviews
89%
38 reviews
92%
14 reviews
83%
11 reviews
hifitest.de logo
88%
41 reviews
87%
68 reviews
83%
41 reviews
88%
12 reviews
90%
6 reviews
77%
3 reviews
reviewed.com logo
76%
92 reviews
70%
44 reviews
39%
1 review
56%
2 reviews
62%
8 reviews
65%
4 reviews
tweakers.net logo
80%
61 reviews
81%
54 reviews
64%
22 reviews
75%
7 reviews
70%
1 review
Expert Reviews logo
90%
67 reviews
83%
34 reviews
87%
22 reviews
85%
4 reviews
74%
7 reviews
80%
2 reviews
computerbild.de logo
80%
61 reviews
80%
40 reviews
79%
23 reviews
81%
5 reviews
73%
3 reviews
77%
2 reviews
lcdtvbuyingguide.com logo
88%
75 reviews
88%
39 reviews
87%
6 reviews
85%
1 review
PC Mag logo
68%
56 reviews
79%
42 reviews
69%
8 reviews
61%
11 reviews
73%
3 reviews
parentesis.com logo
75%
55 reviews
72%
44 reviews
64%
4 reviews
70%
9 reviews
65%
4 reviews
80%
1 review
fwdmagazine.be logo
88%
41 reviews
87%
33 reviews
78%
21 reviews
85%
6 reviews
75%
2 reviews
benchmark.pl logo
81%
63 reviews
76%
24 reviews
50%
2 reviews
83%
8 reviews
70%
1 review
erenumerique.fr logo
82%
40 reviews
83%
28 reviews
79%
12 reviews
81%
11 reviews
73%
7 reviews
Other Expert Sites
76%
1,439 reviews
76%
1,072 reviews
76%
370 reviews
78%
300 reviews
68%
100 reviews
76%
32 reviews
Average
82%
3,154 reviews
79%
2,338 reviews
74%
811 reviews
80%
517 reviews
71%
284 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
127
27
17
6
7
4
Techradar logo
67
49
26
2
12
1
hdtvtest.co.uk logo
96
28
10
13
4
Lydogbilde.no logo
30
53
42
13
3
Trusted Reviews logo
78
23
15
4
11
reviewed.com logo
67
23
2
1
Expert Reviews logo
38
14
6
3
3
1
Pocket Lint logo
25
17
9
2
2
Digitaltrends.com logo
26
19
2
4
audiovision.de logo
16
20
9
4
1
areadvd.de logo
16
16
10
6
1
CNET.com logo
25
21
3
01net.com logo
13
21
5
2
6
homecinemachoice.com logo
24
8
10
4
soundandvision.com logo
18
10
3
3
1
prohardver.hu logo
7
17
5
3
1
hardware.info logo
20
11
1
benchmark.pl logo
19
7
4
EISA.eu logo
13
10
3
1
Les Numeriques.com logo
7
8
2
6
Other Expert Sites
231
188
46
49
5
3
Total
963
590
215
131
64
12

How Reliable Are Hisense TVs?

We checked over 170,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Hisense TVs. over 130 of these reviews mention reliability of which 93% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Hisense TV owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.

93% 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

built around a decent smart platform with some fun functionality
Trusted Reviews
Despite its relatively low cost the M7000 is extremely well made
avforums.com
The built in youtube app only plays the 4k content in 1080p
Amazon
fantastic build quality too
johnlewis.com
tv looks smart the built in YouTube
Argos.co.uk
good sturdy weight
amazon.co.uk
look for features such as built in media player
Bestbuy.com
it looks very well made
Walmart.com

NOT RELIABLE

sound ( no need for a soundbar) good sturdy stand no worries of it falling over
ao.com
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
just not quite up to scratch for what I wanted
amazon.co.uk
The build quality has an overall plasticky feel to it
Amazon
Other issue is the stand is fragile looking
Argos.co.uk
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