FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is the lifespan of a YOLO TV?
The life of a YOLO TV is 100,000 hours to half brightness. So after 11 years 4 months 15 days of continuously watching your YOLO TV 24/7/365, the screen would be at half brightness. (Approximately 2500-3000 nits) Good news is… that is still brighter than any other “outdoor” tv on the market today!
What is the lead time to installation?
Lead time is typically 60 days.
How long does installation take?
A typical installation takes about 2-3 hours, including installation, integration and training.
Do I have to put anything away when it starts raining?
Does it include speakers?
Speakers are optional. We can provide speakers for you or integrate your existing outdoor sound system.
How do I control the sound?
Sound is typically remote controlled.
Are YOLO TVs Waterproof?
Yes, YOLO Outdoor TVs are completely weatherproof. Each YOLO TV is engineered to have an ingress protection level of 65. An IP65 rated enclosure is dust tight and protected against projected water.
We provide a 5 year warranty.
What happens if something breaks or goes wrong?
If warrantied components stop working properly, you will simply contact our customer care department and we will send you a replacement part.
Is it completely permanent?
The installation can be moved. However, most finance partners require the TV to be installed permanently at the original location until paid off. But, in case of moving the TV or just moving in general, we do offer a LIMITED TRANSFERABLE WARRANTY: The warranty period starts the day of delivery, and may be transferable within warranty period (five years). Components manufactured by third parties (speakers, cameras, etc) will be covered explicitly by said third party warranty.
Viewing distance is somewhat relative to the physical size of the TV. Typically we recommend a minimum viewing distance of 10-12ft.
Can I control the brightness?
Absolutely. You can control the brightness at any time. Additionally, we can install a photosensor that automatically adjusts the brightness depending on the environment.
How long can I run it for one time? (so it doesn’t heat up)
You can run your YOLO TV for a few minutes or 24/7/365. In fact, it was engineered to run 24/7/365.
Can I connect it to a gaming system?
Of course! Any gaming system or component with an HDMI or SDI connection can be connected and fully integrated.
How much room do I need for this? Is my backyard big enough?
This depends on the size of the TV and the type of installation. Typically, you need about 6” depth and a minimum width equal to the size of your YOLO TV.
OK, so I'm sold, and ready to buy. What happens next?
We require 50% deposit, final 50% is due when we deliver your YOLO TV.
How much does it cost?
YOLO TVs start at $12,000, plus delivery and installation.
How far can I spread out the payments?
2-12 year payment period
Do I need a permit for this?
You do not.
Are there any legal restrictions I need to be aware of?
Some neighborhoods may have light restriction ordinances. At any rate, our YOLO TVs are equipped with photo sensor cells that automatically adjust the screen brightness according to the environment and light conditions.
What is the resolution/pixel pitch?
Depending on the size of the TV, 3mm or 4mm.
What are the different TV sizes that you sell?
Check out the sizes here https://yolotvs.com/sizes/
Can the system run on wireless? And if yes, how?
There are two components. The control system (video processor and controller) and then the input system (internet, cable box, DVD, etc). The control system must be hardwired via ethernet or fiber. The control system is used to turn on the system and adjust the brightness and color. However, we do offer an upgrade in which you can use an app on your phone to adjust the brightness and colors. The input system can be switched using the remote control from the input device.
What audio system do you recommend?
We recommend Sonos. We can provide them, and we can specify the optimum setup for your space.
How long does it take for the product to arrive?
We are delivering within 6-8 weeks after orders are placed. We are not experiencing pandemic delays. The delivery estimate is based on the influx of orders during this time.
Does your company do the installation?
At this time, Yolo TVs does the delivery, installation, integration, and on-site training to maintain quality. The process is about 4-5 hours depending on the TV and installation type.
More Than Twice the Size of the Largest Standard TVs, All-Weather, Permanent Year-Round Entertainment Visible in Sunlight