l would like to share my experience after comparing and testing two solutions – TCL 32S3800 vs LG 32LH500B. The screen size of both models is 32 inches. The 32S3800 from series S3800, but the opponent belongs to series LH500B. The series TCL 32S3800 has 32, 40 inches diagonals, but in the case of 32LH500B only 32, 40, 43 diagonals are possible.
There is no support 4K/UHD playback in these models. Also, the support of Full HD playback is not implemented in these devices. The 32S3800 has VA display, while the 32LH500B has LED display. The refresh rate is equal for these TVs - 60. Oddly enough, none of the models supports HDR. Unfortunately, none of the devices supports 3D video playback.
Both units work well with stereo audio format. Speakers with a power of 8W are installed in 32S3800, but in 32S3800 has speakers with a power of 6W. None of the TVs in this comparison have Dolby Atmos support.
The TCL 32S3800 has a width of 73.61/28.98 cm/in, compared with a width of 73.41/28.9 cm/in for LG 32LH500B. The TCL 32S3800 has a height of 43.18/17 cm/in, compared with a height of 43.43/17.1 cm/in for LG 32LH500B. The depth of the TV is equal to and is 8.13/3.2 cm/inches.
The 32S3800 can operate 3 HDMI connectors, whille the 32LH500B has 2 HDMIs. It is possible to connect up to 1 USB devices simultaneously to each TVs. The Wi-Fi protocol is implemented only in 32S3800. However, Wi-Fi module in the LG 32LH500B can operate at 5 GHz. Both models do not support Bluetooth.
VESA wall mount options are different and are 150 x 200 vs 100 x 100, respectively considered model.
Netflix is not available for these TVs. User can not use Hulu streaming service on these units. These TVs have not support for HBO.
Only the 32S3800 can be considered as a Smart TV. The Local Dimming feature is not supported by the display type of both models. From the point of view of voice control, an each model do not have such an opportunity. The compared devices do not have Amazon Alexa.
The LG 32LH500B is better TV in this comparison. Check LG 32LH500B price