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TCL is going big at — literally. In addition to , on Monday the China-based electronics giant announced that it will be adding a new size to its popular line of televisions: 85 inches. Called the “XL Collection,” the three new sets will including an affordable 4-Series model, a more upscale version and a flagship-level model with .
TCL did not disclose which TVs will support the latest version of HDMI, known as, or if any of the jumbo sets will support features such as eARC for connecting newer sound systems. It also would not say which features will be present on the 8K mini-LED TV.
The 4-Series will be the first 85-inch TV to be released, coming “later this quarter” for $1,600. TCL says the other two models will arrive in “the months to follow,” but the company did not disclose more specific timing or pricing.
The new televisions come as major manufacturers continue to up the quality and sizes. Last week LG updated its line on Monday.and unveiled their respective 2021 TVs, with each company touting new models in bigger sizes or with improved OLED or Mini-LED, while