VIZIO SmartCast™ M-Series™ 50" Class Ultra HD HDR XLED Plus™ Display | M50-E1
Size: 50"
$599.99 Plus tax and shipping

VIZIO SmartCast M-Series 50" Class Ultra HD HDR XLED Plus Display | M50-E1

VIZIO SmartCast M-Series 50" Class Ultra HD HDR XLED Plus Display | M50-E1

$599.99 Plus tax and shipping

VIZIO SmartCast™ M-Series™

Discover Brilliance.

“…better overall picture quality than anything else at its price…”

The All-New 2017 M-Series
Breathtaking picture.

Experience extraordinary color depth and range with Dolby Vision HDR + Ultra Color Spectrum and remarkably sharp Ultra HD.

Unreal clarity.

An intuitive LED backlight adapts brightness level in real time to focus peak brightness in the right places of the picture for heightened contrast.

Intuitive control.

Chromecast built-in lets you command your entertainment and easily stream content from your phone directly to your display.

XHDR Plus Picture Logo

The power of XHDR Plus advances High Dynamic Range even more with impressive color depth, extreme contrast and brighter brights for a new world of visual excellence.

XHDR Plus Picture Quality
XBE Plus Picture Logo

The 32 Local Dimming Zones of XBE Plus intuitively adapt brightness levels for darker, richer blacks without compromising brights.

XLED Plus Picture

Ultra Color Spectrum®

Ultra Color Spectrum Gamut

For comparison purposes only. Not an actual representation of the colors available.

Experience our widest range of colors and saturation for exceptional images with life-like realism never before possible in a home screen. The VIZIO M-Series reveals fine details with radiant splendor — expressing every hue, harmony and tone with impeccable accuracy for a nuanced picture that stays true to the creator's vision.

The All-New VIZIO SmartCast

More Ways To

More Ways To Control.

Everything you love about VIZIO SmartCast just got smarter. The new VIZIO SmartCast TV℠ launches apps directly from the big screen, and SmartCast Mobile™ allows you to browse and control your favorite content from your phone.

For illustrative purposes; actual screens may vary.

VIZIO SmartCast TV.℠

Starting to roll out now on 2017 M-Series1. SmartCast TV℠ features apps like Netflix and Amazon Video directly on the big screen for simple access to your favorite TV shows, movies and music.

TV Remote.

The new 2017 VIZIO SmartCast TV Remote makes it easy to browse and stream shows right from the big screen.2 

SmartCast Mobile.

Download VIZIO SmartCast Mobile™ to turn your phone into a powerful touchscreen remote with access to even more apps. Simply tap to cast content to the big screen.

Learn More About SmartCast Mobile

Chromecast Built-In.

Every VIZIO SmartCast display has Chromecast built-in. Access thousands of Chromecast-enabled apps on your mobile device and stream right to your display.

Learn How To Cast

All the apps you know and love.

With Chromecast built-in, experience endless entertainment. Discover a range of free, subscription or paid content from thousands of apps.

VIZIO Internet Apps Plus

1,000 +

Chromecast-Enabled Apps

200,000 +

TV Shows & Movies

30,000,000 +


Learn How To Stream

Connect your device to the same Wifi network.

Tap the Cast button to send content to your VIZIO SmartCast device.

Use Your Voice to Control Your Display
with Amazon Alexa & Google Home.

Enjoy a hands-free entertainment experience that makes controlling your content easier than ever.

Alexa. Turn on Living Room Display. OK.

Ask Alexa to power on/off your display, play, pause, turn up the volume and change the channel. It’s that easy.

Ok Google, Watch Stranger Things from Netflix to Living Room Display Alright, Stranger Things from Netflix
playing on your Living Room Display.

Ask Google to stream your favorite entertainment from Netflix, YouTube and more. Play, pause or turn up the volume without lifting a finger.

Google Home

Warning IconWARNING! This product contains a chemical known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm. California Health & Safety Code Section 25249.6.

1. VIZIO SmartCast TV is now rolling out to 2017 E-Series, M-Series and P-Series SmartCast Ultra HD displays. For more information, please visit
2. Actual remote may vary.
The third-party applications referenced here may only be available in certain countries and languages, may require additional fees or subscription charges, and may be subject to future updates, modifications, interruption and/or discontinuation of service without notice. App services featured on the included IR remote may not be available in all regions. VIZIO assumes no responsibility for such applications and content. 4K or HDR availability varies by app and may be subject to subscription fees, internet service, and device capabilities. Additional third party terms, conditions and restrictions apply.
Hulu is only available in the United States. Content may not be available in 4K resolution. 4K HDR availability subject to your Netflix subscription plan, Internet service, device capabilities, and content availability.

VIZIO, Inc. has made every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information provided herein. All product specifications, functionality, features, configurations, performance, design and other product information described herein are subject to change without notice. VIZIO, Inc. disclaims liability for typographical, technical, or descriptive errors.

©2017 VIZIO, Inc. VIZIO, the V Logo, VIZIO SmartCast, Home Theater Display, Active LED Zones and other terms and phrases are trademarks or registered trademarks of VIZIO, Inc. All other trademarks and logos are property of their respective owners. All rights reserved.

Amazon, Alexa, Amazon Echo and all related logos and motion marks are trademarks of, Inc. or its affiliates.

Key Specs

  • Class Size50"
  • Screen Size (Diag.)49.50”
  • Panel TypeVA
  • Smart PlatformVIZIO SmartCast™ with Chromecast built-in
  • High Dynamic RangeXHDR Plus - Dolby Vision / HDR10 Support
  • Wide Color GamutUltra Color Spectrum
  • ResolutionUltra HD - 3840x2160
  • UHD Upscale EngineSpatial Scaling Engine™
  • Display Processor8-Core Performance
  • Backlight TypeXLED Plus
  • Black Level PerformanceXtreme Black Engine Plus
  • Local Dimming Zones32
  • Clear Action™360
  • Built-in Wi-Fi802.11ac Dual Band
  • Bluetooth4.1 LE

HDMI Inputs

  • HDMI Ports4 (3 bottom / 1 side)
  • HDMI VersionPort 1 supports v2.0a; Port 2-4 supports v1.4
  • HDCP Version2.2
  • HDMI 1 Tech Spec600MHz pixel clock rate:
    2160p@60fps, 4:4:4, 8-bit | 2160p@60fps, 4:2:2, 12-bit | 2160p@60fps, 4:2:0, 12-bit
  • HDMI 2-4 Tech Specs340MHz pixel clock rate:
    2160@60fps 4:2:0, 8 bit

Additional Inputs

  • Component1 (side)
  • Ethernet1 (bottom)
  • USB Ports1 (side)
  • TV TunerNo, if you use an external antenna to watch local over-the-air broadcast TV signals, a TV tuner is required and sold separately.


  • ARCYes
  • Analog Audio Out1 (bottom)
  • Digital Audio Out (SPDIF)1 (bottom)


  • Effective Refresh Rate120Hz
  • Active Pixel Tuning™Yes
  • Dynamic Contrast Ratio20M:1
  • Aspect Ratio16:9
  • Viewable Angle (H/V)178°/178°
  • OSD LanguageEnglish, Spanish, French


  • Speakers/Power Output10W x 2

Energy Savings

  • Energy ComplianceNo
  • Power Consumption124.61W
  • Standby Power Consumption<0.5W
  • Ambient Light SensorYes

Wall Mount Specifications

  • VESA ComplianceYes
  • Mount Pattern200mm x 200mm
  • Screw SizeM6
  • Hole Depth14mm

Stand Assembly

  • Screw SizeM4
  • Screw Length14mm

Included Accessories

  • Remote ControlXRT135
  • Battery TypeAAA x2

Size and Weight

  • Product with Stand Dimensions44.40”W x 27.98”H x 8.70”D
  • Product with Stand Weight29.76 lbs
  • Product without Stand Dimensions44.40”W x 25.61”H x 2.68”D
  • Product without Stand Weight28.22 lbs
  • Product Packaging Dimensions49.88”W x 32.60”H x 6.38”D
  • Product Packaging Weight39.90 lbs

VIZIO Warranty

  • WarrantyOne Year Parts & Labor. Free Lifetime Technical Support.

California Health & Safety

  • Warning:This product contains a chemical known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm.
    California Health & Safety Code Section 25249.6

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