TCL Wins Technology Gold Award at IFA 2018



[Hong Kong, September 4, 2018] TCL, top three global television brand and leading consumer electronics company, has been honored by International Data Group (IDG) and German Industry & Commerce Co., Ltd (GIC/AHK) with the “Display Technology Gold Award” for its flagship QLED TV X8 at the Internationale Funkausstellung Berlin (IFA) 2018.

The Gold Award is part of the annual IFA Product Technical Innovation Award 2018 that recognizes global consumer electronics brands at IFA.



“We are thrilled to receive this award in recognition of our commitment to technological innovation in the TV industry and our expanding QLED TV product portfolio,” said Shaoyong Zhang, General Manager of Product Center, Emerging Business Center and Smart Home Business Center, TCL Electronics. “We continue to invest in Quantum Dot technology in order to deliver an intelligent entertainment experience to our consumers,” he added.

“TCL was the first company to launch a QLED TV in China in 2014 and remains at the forefront of quantum dot technology research. The TCL QLED TV X8 offers a combination of modern design and industry-leading technology,” said Jennifer Xu, VP of IDG Asia.

The QLED TV X8 is TCL’s latest 4K QLED TV, featuring Quantum Dot display technology and a wide color gamut of 157% BT.709. It supports Dolby Vision HDR imaging technology that delivers stunning picture quality. The X8 is also equipped with an industry-leading sound system, featuring technology from Onkyo and Dolby Atmos, and an integrated AI soundbar that allows users to easily find content via voice control.

The X8 has a minimalist design, with its thinnest part measuring just 7.9mm. The adoption of full-screen design offers a wider viewing angle and the soundbar embedded in the base provides a better sound experience for users.