The present review is aimed to compare two TVs - LG 32LJ550M vs Samsung UN32J5205 that are meant to satisfy the needs of cinema lovers. The screen size is the same and is 32 inches. The 32LJ550M belongs to the series LJ550M, and the Samsung UN32J5205 - J5205. The LG 32LJ550M series has 32, 43, 49, 55 inches diagonals, and UN32J5205 boasts 32 inches diagonals.
None of the TVs play 4K/UHD content. Oddly enough, 32LJ550M is not able to display Full HD content, unlike its competitor in our comparison. The 32LJ550M has the LED display, while UN32J5205 has the VA display. The screen refresh rate is 60Hz, the leader can not be selected here. High dynamic range (HDR) is not available on each model.
Sound in the stereo format is available to each TV. The power of the speakers is identical. Dolby Atmos multi-channel audio format is not supported by both of the tested models.
The width of the 32LJ550M is 72.9/28.7 cm/in, and for the UN32J5205 it is 74.42/29.29 cm/inches. The height of LG 32LJ550M is 43.69/17.2 cm/in, Samsung UN32J5205 of height 44.19/17.4 cm/inches. A depth 32LJ550M is 7.87/3.09 cm/in, the UN32J5205 has 6.86/2.7 cm/in depth.
Each TV has 2 HDMI connectors. As for USB, the 32LJ550M has 1 ports, compared with 2 ports for the UN32J5205. These rivals can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Support for WI-FI 5GHz is implemented both in 32LJ550M and in UN32J5205. There is a native support for a mouse and keyboard in these rivals.
VESA sizes differ and amount to 100 x 100 versus 200 x 200 for the Samsung UN32J5205.
You can watch Netflix TV shows and movies on each of the TVs. Hulu is available at each of the competitors.
As for Smart TV, here the competitors are equal and support this feature. Local dimming technology is no available in both models. Voice control is not supported by both models and it’s difficult to determine a leader. Voice control is not available for these models. Devices under consideration can be controlled using the Mobile App.
The Samsung UN32J5205 is better TV in this comparison. Check Samsung UN32J5205 price