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Element G Series Review

True Score

59
59
0

Experts

64
6

Consumers

Expert Rankings

You’re going to get an excellent, colorful 4K HD picture with this Element G Series. However, HDR content will not hit its potential due to the lack of peak brightness and poor viewing angles.

Product Snapshot

Overview

The Element G Series is the brand’s mid-range budget Smart TV, released in 2020. This affordable 4K UHD Roku TV promises to give you bright and sharp 4K Ultra HD resolution, enhanced brightness, nice colors, and a Roku interface which is perfect for new Smart TV buyers looking for an excellent introductory device. This Element G Series offers a nice 4K picture for streaming, access to plenty of entertainment apps, as well as a highly customizable menu. Check out what experts thought about it in our Element G Series review, as well as learn more about the highest rated TVs.

Consensus

our Verdict

The Element G Series has a great HD 4K picture with crisp images and vivid colors. It’s perfect for those new to Smart TVs or looking to add a second TV to a room. You’ll be happy with the picture quality for streaming apps and most games. Plus, you can use voice commands with Alexa or Google Assistant. But experienced TV buyers may be let down by the lack of local dimming, Bluetooth, lagging with live TV, and below-par sound quality. And no input button on the remote can be a hassle when you want to switch platforms.

Reason to Buy

  • Balanced, bright colors
  • Easy Roku OS and menu
  • Voice command
  • Plenty of Apps
  • Customizable set up

Reason to Avoid

  • No local dimming
  • Bad sound quality
  • No Bluetooth
  • Lagging with live tv
  • Blurring with some games
  • No input button on remote

Element G Series Specs

Backlight TypeBacklight Typen/a
Display TypeLED
HDMI Inputsn/a
HDR Formatn/a
LED Panel TypeLED Panel Typen/a
Max Resolution3840 x 2160 (4k)
Refresh Rate60 Hz
Screen size42.5"
Smart PlatformSmart PlatformRoku TV
Sync TechnologySync Technologyn/a
VRRVRRn/a

All Specs

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Score Card

E

Expert Score

59

*.75

We place a 75% weighted value on Expert Test Scores

C

Customer Score

64

*.25

We place a 25% weighted value on Customer Scores

True Score

59

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