VIZIO Announces a New Line of Smart TVs & SmartCast 4.0





Today Vizio announced a new lineup of Vizio smart TVs and a update to its smart TV OS the SmartCast 4.0. VIZIO’s 2020 lineup includes SmartCast 4.0, the latest version of VIZIO’s smart TV platform. According to Vizio the 2020 update will add to SmartCast’s existing feature set, bringing faster, more personalized experiences to VIZIO SmartCast users. See the separate SmartCast press release for details.

“Our mission has always been to make cutting-edge picture quality and a best-in-class smart TV user experience attainable for everyone,” said Bill Baxter, Chief Technology Officer, VIZIO. “We’re excited with the performance improvements that our new IQ video processors and ProGaming Engine bring to our 2020 lineup, especially when combined with VIZIO TVs that offer the highest performance Quantum Color and peak brightness in the industry. Plus, utilizing the new processing power to optimize the strengths of OLED picture quality proves that VIZIO’s leadership in the TV industry has never been stronger.”

VIZIO’s new smart TVs include 55-inch and 65-inch M-Series Quantum models that offer a high performance step up in picture quality, with 90 local dimming zones and 800 nits of peak brightness for incredible contrast. M-Series Quantum TVs offer up to 30 local dimming zones – doubling 2019’s model – for deep blacks, while preserving up to 600 nits of peak brightness for impactful HDR highlights.

Here is what you need to know about Vizio’s new line of smart TVs:

VIZIO 2020 LED TV Lineup


P-Series Quantum X P-Series Quantum M-Series


PX P9 M8 M7 V5
Sizes 65”, 75”, 85” 65”, 75” 55”, 65” 50”, 55”, 65” 40”, 43”, 50”, 55”, 58”, 60”, 65”, 70”
Smart TV Platform SmartCast 4.0
Remote New Voice Remote New Voice Remote New IR Remote New IR Remote New IR Remote
TV Backlight Full Array Local Dimming Full Array Local Dimming Full Array Local Dimming Full Array Local Dimming Full Array
Local Dimming Zones Up to 792 Up to 240 90 Up to 30 N/A
Brightness Up to UltraBright 3000 Up to UltraBright 1200 UltraBright 800 UltraBright 600 250 nits (full screen)
Color Quantum Color Quantum Color Quantum Color Quantum Color Standard
Processor IQ UltraTM IQ UltraTM IQ ActiveTM IQ ActiveTM IQ ActiveTM
Gaming Engine[1] ProGaming Engine™ ProGaming Engine™ ProGaming Engine™ ProGaming Engine™ V-Gaming Engine
HDR Contrast Dolby Vision/HDR10+/HDR10/HLG
Resolution 4K Ultra HD
Motion Clarity Clear Action 960 Clear Action 360 Clear Action 360
Refresh Rate Dynamic Motion Rate 240 Dynamic Motion Rate 120
Variable Refresh Rate 48Hz-120Hz 48Hz-60Hz
HDMI All new – HDMI 2.1

[1] ProGaming Engine includes Variable Refresh Rate (VRR), AMD FreeSync, Auto Game Mode, low input lag and Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM). V-Gaming Engine includes Auto Game Mode, low input lag and Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM).

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