I had a chance to test and compare two models: LG 32LJ500B vs Samsung UN32M4500A and this review should help people who are looking for a good TV. The screen size of both models is 32 inches. The 32LJ500B from series LJ500B, but the opponent belongs to series M4500. The series LG 32LJ500B has 32 inches diagonals, but in the case of UN32M4500A only 24, 28, 32 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 32LJ500B has IPS display, while the UN32M4500A has VA 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. The power of the speakers on rivals is equal. None of the TVs in this comparison have Dolby Atmos support.
The LG 32LJ500B has a width of 72.9/28.7 cm/in, compared with a width of 74.42/29.29 cm/in for Samsung UN32M4500A. The LG 32LJ500B has a height of 43.69/17.2 cm/in, compared with a height of 44.19/17.4 cm/in for Samsung UN32M4500A. The LG 32LJ500B has a depth of 7.87/3.09 cm/inches, compared with a depth of 6.86/2.7 cm/in for Samsung UN32M4500A.
In each model, manufacturers provide 2 HDMI connectors. It is possible to connect up to 1 USB devices simultaneously to each TVs. Models in this comparison have Internet access via Wi-Fi. However, Wi-Fi module in the LG 32LJ500B can operate at 5 GHz.
VESA wall mount options are different and are 100 x 100 vs 75 x 75, respectively considered model.
The 32LJ500B has a built-in Netflix servise. These TVs have not support for HBO.
Each compared model can be positioned by manufacturers as Smart TV. Thanks to the display, the Local Dimming function is implemented in the UN32M4500A. 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. Besides, each manufacturer provides a mobile application to monitor each of rivals TVs.
The LG 32LJ500B is better TV in this comparison. Check LG 32LJ500B price