TCL vs Skyworth The Comparison: Technology and Company Profile

Skyworth vs TCL

Skyworth and TCL are among the well known Chinese brand with head office facing each other in Shenzhen’s High Tech Industrial Park known as “Silicon Valley of China”. Skyworth was founded in 1988 while TCL was founded in 1981 as TTK Home Appliances Limited.

Skyworth Products and Employees vs TCL Products and Employees

Skyworth Group has more than 40,000 employees worldwide and its primary business includes development and manufacturing of consumer electronics, smart TV’s, air-conditioners, refrigerators, washing machines, display devices, digital set-top boxes, security monitors, network communication, semi-conductors, 3C (communication, computer, consumer) digital products, LED lighting etc.

While the TCL has more than 75,000 Employees around the world and it’s primary business includes consumer electronics, smart TV’s, air-conditioners, refrigerators, washing machines, display devices, small kitchen home appliances.

Skyworth Technology vs TCL Technology

About TCL Technology
In 2018, TCL unveiled its new Research and Development center in Poland known as the TCL Research Europe, the company’s largest R&D outside China. The TCL Research Europe focus on Artificial Intelligence (AI) partnering with Warsaw University of Technology, University of Warsaw and other universities.

Furthermore, in order for TCL to promote the long-term development of AI and enhance TCL’s technological capacity, the comopany also collaborated with University of Hong Kong and Chinese University of Hong Kong to stimulate investment in research and development and the identification of new applications and talent cultivation in AI.

TCL also partners with leading technology companies Google, Amazon, plus 28 R&D Centers, Over 10 Joint Laboratories. to provide high quality TV products with intelligent AI functions to consumers, including the newly-launched AI TVs.

About Skyworth Technology
While Skyworth, since way back in 1999 it already established Lab in Silicon Valley, USA.

In 2016, Skyworth have acquired Metz, a German old TV brand TV last year, it has applied “Skyworth + Metz” double-brand strategy in Europe, speeded up its market expansion in Europe and achieved a rapid growth against the trend.

Lately, in 2018 Skyworth is also partners with leading technology companies Google, Amazon, etc. Skyworth also perfectly positioned to build the big-screen AIoT(Artificial Intelligence of Things) ecosystem with Swaiot™, a unique technology model among industry peers.

Swaiot™ seamlessly connects with the entire ecosystem of AIoT(Artificial Intelligence of Things) and IoT(Internet of Things) devices, enabling users to view, control, and manage all their smart home devices from their television. With the unique TrensAI™ function, televisions can now create the Swaiot™ CENTER for interaction with other smart home devices.

Swaiot™ is supported by SKYWORTH’s cutting-edge AI technology, TrensAI™. TrensAI™ is the intelligent epicenter that powers a smart assistant which adapts to and anticipates users’ needs, allowing for effortless smart home management. The smart assistant can fluidly converse with users by voice with a high degree of accuracy thanks to its powerful AI natural language processing capabilities. It can even do so from a distance with enhanced far-field speech recognition. The technology can readily respond to spoken language and distinguish between voices of different household members, providing personalized responses based on each users’ individual characteristics.

Skyworth vs TCL Being a Leading Brand

Both Skyworth and TCL have claimed to be the number Brand in China. Number 3 in global sales volume and available in more than 160 countries worldwide. Here in the Philippines, both Skyworth, TCL and other Chinese brand is competing to second class TV brands. Please refer to this post; Philippines TV Market Share, Competition, Growth and Industry attractiveness.

Skyworth Product Lineup vs TCL Product Lineup

For product offering here in the Philippines, TCL have already established a complete lineup a few years ago. This includes, consumer electronics, smart TV’s, air-conditioners, refrigerators, washing machines, display devices, small kitchen home appliances.

While Skyworth, as of the writing, they only offered Smart TV’s. However, according to Skyworth Head Quarter, in mid 2019, Skyworth will also offer both washing machine and refrigerator.

Skyworth After Sales Service vs TCL After Sales Service

Skyworth After Sales Service
As of the writing, the Skyworth has an over 130+ authorized service center nationwide to meet your after sales service need. For urgent care, please call Skyworth’s main service center hotline at (02)555-1555. For mobile phone Skyworth has Globe, Sun and Smart. 09178612605, 09258348502 and 09199944710, respectively.

You can also send an e-mail to skyworth.serviceph@gmail.com or visit there main service center located at Skyworth Philippines, Bay 3, Omni Solid Services Inc., 8400 DR. Arcadio Santos Avenue, Brgy. San Antonio, Sucat, Parañaque, Metro Manila, Philippines.

TCL After Sales Service
As of the writing, the TCL has an over 150+ authorized service center nationwide to meet your after sales service need. For urgent care, please call TCL’s main service center hotline at (02)771-6888. For mobile phone user TCL has Globe, Sun and Smart. 09166929723, 09227248968 and 09084147995, respectively. You can also send an e-mail to phsupport@tcl.com.

Skyworth Warranty vs TCL Warranty

When it comes to warranty offered, both Skyworth and TCL offered 2 years limited warranty. 2 years warranty says it all for me.

Conclusion:

In my own opinion, a good brand is here to stay in the long run but the product not seeking an innovation will not survive. Since, both Skyworth and TCL have survive a decade competition to global market. It safe for me to say that both Skyworth and TCL a good brand.

However, the race to the future and innovation has no sign of stopping. And when talk about innovation and research, it’s sounds money. Yet this Chinese brand stay with few or little margin when it comes to sale profit since they’re offering TV at very affordable price.

We will see who will survive the next revolution.

Netflix, Hulu, Amazon and Apple TV Plus – Which video subscription service is better to fit your needs?

After years of speculation Tim Apple​ had finally announced Apple TV Plus – their very own version of TV or video streaming to heat up the already competitive online streaming landscape.

What do think about it, do you think that the AppleTV Plus will end the popularity of Netflix around the globe.

Or do you think do AppleTV Plus will also appealing to the masses like Apple iPhone?

Which do you think is better that perfectly fit to your need? Apple TV Plus? Netflix? Hulu? Amazon?

Since we all know that Apple is the most recognisable brands globally, and their offerings are always snapped up as soon as they’re released.

Do think it Apple TV plus will surpass Netflix, since they have already gained so much traction, enjoying the first movers’ advantage. Besides don’t forget Amazon prime video, Hulu and etc.

How Apple TV Plus become different from existing online video / TV streaming?

The Apple TV Plus will featuring Apple’s original programming — alongside a redesigned, more advanced Apple TV app at the Steve Jobs Theater. “As you can tell, today is going to be a very different kind of event,” Cook said to kick things off.

Apple TV Plus will be ad-free, available on demand, and viewable both online and offline. Apple plans to launch it in over 100 countries sometime this fall, though it did not disclose pricing today. But you’ll access Apple TV Plus through the redesigned Apple TV app on iOS, Mac, Roku, Fire TV, and televisions from various manufacturers.

What makes Netflix different to Apple TV Plus?

For the past years, Netflix has been the one true streaming behemoth, gobbling up its competition. Not only are they producing original & quality content, they are also banging in the big bucks internationally. Additionally, rights of popular overseas’ series are acquired to expand their catalogue.

Netflix strategically targeted the Spanish & Korean audience with popular series like Elite, Kingdom & many more.

How can I install Apple TV Plus to Skyworth Smart Android TV?

Probably this question will soon be heard around the Skyworth Call Center production area. And as expected some Skyworth customers might demand refund or change because they cannot install Apple TV Plus app to their Skyworth Smart Android TV.

In this post I just want to clarify, that Apple TV Plus won’t be installed in any Skyworth TV product. However there is a chance because Tim Apple have that it will access Apple TV Plus through the redesigned Apple TV app on iOS, Mac, Roku, Fire TV, and televisions from various manufacturers.

How can I install Apple TV Plus on my Samsung Smart TV?

In my opinion, this question might also being asked by some Samsung TV users. Probably it won’t have any chance since Samsung and Apple are rivals since the era of Smart phone. Furthermore, Samsung uses it’s very own tizen operating system. However, most of there new model now comes powered by Android Operating system.

Will Apple TV Plus comes available in LG Smart TV, Sony Bravia, Huewei Smart TV?

Probably this brand will work with Apple TV plus since Tim Cook said you’ll access Apple TV Plus through the redesigned Apple TV app on iOS, Mac, Roku, Fire TV, and televisions from various manufacturers.

I don’t know it is just my opinion since the brand on the list doesn’t have history of misunderstanding with Apple. In fact, Huewei CEO have found to own Apple products on her possession.

How to install Apple TV Plus to Coocaa Smart Android and other Chinese TV brand?

Chances are zero to some percent probability to installed Apple TV Plus to Coocaa and other Chinese brand.

Just remember Coocaa 2K Android Smart TV the 40S5G. This particular model is supposed to be a Netflix TV but being blocked because they didn’t pay the license. Likewise, the Skyworth 40E6, 40E6D, 40E3 and 40E3D are supposed to be the an Android Netflix TV but due to unpaid license it was blocked.

Therefore, the probability for these brand to pay the Apple TV plus is near Zero to none.

How to Apple TV Plus in Google Play store?

This “how to” question will surely revolves around across the internet one of this day. Once it goes live and released to the masses, people will start talking about it.

And the curious mind of the people will asked impossible questions such as “Can I download Apple TV Plus using my Android TV? Or Does it compatible with Android OS?”.

Let me answer those questions. No. Apple TV Plus will not be possible to install or be downloaded in any Android platform. Since, it carries Apple’s original code then it only compatible across Apple products.

If you want to use Apple TV Plus as your major entertainment in your living. Then my suggestion, buy a 4K Apple TV now which is available in there concept store nationwide and wait for the release.

What are the target customer of Apple TV Plus?

Probably they will follow what Netflix did. Maybe they’re already started shooting movies now and remaking old movie.

But in the meantime, Apple users are their main target customer. Let’s wait for the official announcement to be deliver by Tim Apple.