TCL Announces Enhanced 40 Series and New Tablets at MWC 2023
Barcelona, February 26, 2023 – TCL, a pioneer in display technology and affordable, smart
connected experiences, announces multiple mobile, tablet and connected devices at MWC
2023. Launching in the US, TCL 40 Series bolsters its mission of providing 5G for everyone
with TCL 40 XE 5G and TCL 40 X 5G, as well as a 4G option TCL 40 XL. Launching globally,
TCL NXTPAPER 11 and TCL TAB 11 continue TCL’s commitment to display excellence
without compromising eye health.
“Our customers are at the heart of all we do. We listen to feedback, and as a result have
introduced major performance and display upgrades with TCL NXTURBO and TCL
NXTPAPER 2.0,” said Aaron Zhang, Chief Executive Officer at TCL Communication. “These
upgrades mean devices like TCL NXTPAPER 11 and the new TCL 40 Series smartphones
are market leading while supporting our goal of democratizing technology. Plus, with the
support of our strong carrier partnerships, they also help us to deliver on our mission of
providing 5G for everyone.”
Mobile Entertainment Elevated – TCL 40 Series
Exclusive to the US market and soon available through mobile carriers and retailers, the TCL
40 Series adds three new smartphones to its lineup: TCL 40 XE 5G, TCL 40 X 5G and TCL
40 XL. Supported by TCL’s world-leading carrier partnerships, TCL 40 XE 5G and TCL 40 X
5G continue TCL’s mission of providing affordable 5G for everyone.
For those who want a 5G smartphone but don’t want to break the bank, look no further than
TCL’s most affordable 5G smartphone to date: TCL 40 XE 5G. Enjoy TV shows, movies, and
sports in HD+ with a 90 Hz refresh rate, recreating moment on its the stunning 6.56“-display.
Can’t wait to download the next episode? Stream easily thanks to its MediaTek Dimensity 700
5G processor and 5G connection. And, if your series marathon has drained the 5000mAh
battery, rest easy knowing Sleep Smart Charging will charge your phone without deteriorating
Content creators can ensure the capture of every inspiring moment with TCL 40 X 5G’s 50MP
triple AI camera and 8MP selfie camera. Supported by the same massive 5000mAh battery
as its sister, users can spend all day snapping their shots. Once done, view and edit treasured
memories in perfect detail on its 6.56-inch HD+ TCL NXTVISION display, plus watch back
videos without lag and when ready, share them with friends easily thanks to the MediaTek
Dimensity 700 5G processor.
Need a work horse phone that won’t break the bank? TCL 40 XL features a 50MP AI Triple
Camera, and a lag-free Helio G37 octa-core processor, alleviating the stress of buffering when
on video calls or streaming content on its 6.75-inch HD+ TCL NXTVISION display.
Launching alongside the new TCL 40 Series variants, TCL 406 is TCL’s most affordable
Android 13 4G smartphone to date. Packing an entertainment punch, you can enjoy listening
to your favorite tracks for longer thanks to its huge 5000mAh 2-day charge battery. If you
prefer soaps to songs, TCL 406’s TCL NXTVISION boosted 6.6” HD+ display helps you feel
a part of the drama, plus dual-speakers give a surround sound feel to further enhance the
Unparalleled Display Power – TCL NXTURBO
TCL 40 XE 5G and TCL 40 X 5G benefit from TCL’s new NXTURBO display enhancing
software which improves GPU performance by 30% whilst reducing power consumption by up
to 17%. Thanks to TCL NXTURBO, TCL 40 XE 5G and TCL 40 X 5G can handle lag-free
streaming, all without major impact to battery life.
Increased graphics processing algorithms make scrolling slicker, and for those looking for
gaming power, TCL NXTURBO helps ensure full frame and a more realistic in-game
experience. Also perfect for live streaming and online video playing, TCL NXTURBO
dramatically improves a device’s rendering efficiency by up to 50%.
TCL NXTURBO will come to additional TCL smartphones later this year, including TCL 40 SE,
which are now available across Europe.
Display Brilliance and Ultimate Eye Care – TCL NXTPAPER 2.0, TCL NXTPAPER 11 and
TCL TAB 11
TCL continues building on the success and critical acclaim for its NXTPAPER technology with
upgrades to software and hardware. TCL NXTPAPER 2.0 boasts even brighter, more striking
displays, all while protecting eye health.
Featured on new TCL NXTPAPER tablets, TCL NXTPAPER 2.0 delivers 150% more
brightness compared with the original technology, up to 500 nits. Plus, TCL NXTPAPER 2.0
exceeds TÜV certified levels of blue light reduction thanks to hardware level filtering, putting
eye health first without screen yellowing. Complementing this, TCL NXTPAPER 2.0’s
automatic light sensor now adjusts color temperature based on the environment and time,
delivering an even more comfortable viewing and reading experience.
Benefited from NXTPAPER 2.0, TCL NXTPAPER 11’s striking 11-inch 2K display delivers a
stunning picture, with AI Visual Boost making colors bolder and more lifelike. TCL NXTPAPER
11 also packs a productivity punch. Whether it’s hosting video calls with the 8MP front wide-
angle camera or taking notes with the ultra-realistic optional T-pen, TCL NXTPAPER 11
makes life easy. Plus, TCL NXTPAPER 11 has a massive 8000 mAh battery and reverse
charging, meaning whether it’s work or play, nothing interrupts your flow.
Prefer a more conventional tablet experience? TCL TAB 11 is an entertainment powerhouse,
offering a stunning 11-inch 2K TCL NXTVISION display and quad speakers. Weighing just
462g, TCL TAB 11’s slim 6.9mm design fits into almost any bag, perfect for life on the go. But,
if you only want to use the tablet at home, TCL TAB 11 has LTE and non-LTE variants, giving
you flexibility to enjoy it however you choose.
More Connected Devices for Mobile Ecosystem
Beyond phones and tablets, TCL’s lineup of smart devices complement each other to offer
enhanced experiences, helping to inspire greatness everywhere.
The powerful noise-canceling TCL MOVEAUDIO Neo earphones are best enjoyed connected
to a new TCL 40 Series smartphone or TCL tablet. Delivering 25dB of bass-boosted sound
and four EQ modes for crystal clarity, TCL MOVEAUDIO Neo helps you experience sound
how it was made to be heard. Plus, dual-mic call noise cancellation (ENC) and active noise
cancellation (ANC) shuts out ambient noise, helping to focus in the busy world.
Whether you’re working remotely, away for business or need Wi-Fi outdoors, boost your
connection securely with TCL LINKZONE 5G MW512. Its Sub-6GHz 5G network provides
ultra-fast internet in a portable package, with its slim width fitting easily into the palm of your
hand. Plus, the elegant design and intuitive touchscreen makes it both easy to use and easy
on the eyes.
Only need reliable 4G Wi-Fi for daily use? With download speeds of up to 300Mbps and upload
speeds of up to 50Mbps, TCL LINKZONE MW63 gives you the office feel wherever you’re
working from. And, as the world’s first CAT6 mobile Wi-Fi solution with eSIM compatibility, it’s
easier than ever to switch between packages and carriers, all while reducing the plastic waste
generated by traditional SIMs.
Global Pricing and Availability
● TCL 40 XE 5G: from $169 available in North America only from June 2023
● TCL 40 X 5G: from $199 available in North America only from June 2023
● TCL 40 XL: from $149 available in North America only from May 2023
● TCL NXTURBO: available through OTA updates later this year
● TCL 406: from $119 available now in Europe, coming to select regions
● TCL NXTPAPER 11: from $249, starting from Europe in May 2023, coming to select
● TCL TAB 11: from $179 available from May 2023, LTE version available from $209
● TCL MOVEAUDIO Neo: from $49.99 available now
Prices may vary by country and carrier.
Figure calculated in the release is based on stringent internal testing procedures.
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About TCL Electronics
TCL Electronics (1070.HK) is one of the world’s fastest-growing consumer electronics
companies and one of the world’s leading television and mobile device manufacturers (TCL
Communication is a wholly-owned subsidiary of TCL Electronics). For more than 40 years TCL
has operated its own manufacturing and R&D centers worldwide, with products sold in more
than 160 countries throughout North America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa
and Asia Pacific. TCL specializes in the research, development and manufacturing of
consumer electronics ranging from TVs, mobile phones, audio devices and smart home
products as part of the company’s smart connected ecosystem strategy. For more information
on TCL mobile devices, please visit: http://www.tcl.com/global/en.html.
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