LG 32LJ550M vs Samsung UN40KU7000

LG 32LJ550M
vs
Samsung UN40KU7000

The LG 32LJ550M vs Samsung UN40KU7000 comparison proves that these solutions have many common features. The biggest difference between TVs is screen size, namely 32 and 40 inches respectively. The 32LJ550M belongs to the series LJ550M, and the Samsung UN40KU7000 - KU7000. The LG 32LJ550M series has 32, 43, 49, 55 inches diagonals, and UN40KU7000 boasts 40, 43, 49, 55, 65 inches diagonals.

Display

The UN40KU7000 is capable of playing video in 4K/UHD resolution, which is not true of the 32LJ550M. Oddly enough, 32LJ550M is not able to display Full HD content, unlike its competitor in our comparison. The 32LJ550M has the LED display, while UN40KU7000 has the SVA display. The screen refresh rate is 60Hz, the leader can not be selected here.

Audio

Sound in the stereo format is available to each TV. The speaker power of the LG 32LJ550M is 10W, versus 20W of the Samsung UN40KU7000. Dolby Atmos multi-channel audio format is not supported by both of the tested models.

Dimensions

The width of the 32LJ550M is 72.9/28.7 cm/in, and for the UN40KU7000 it is 90.42/35.6 cm/inches. The height of LG 32LJ550M is 43.69/17.2 cm/in, Samsung UN40KU7000 of height 52.07/20.5 cm/inches. A depth 32LJ550M is 7.87/3.09 cm/in, the UN40KU7000 has 5.33/2.1 cm/in depth.

Connections

The 32LJ550M has 2 HDMI connectors versus 3 connectors in the UN40KU7000. As for USB, the 32LJ550M has 1 ports, compared with 2 ports for the UN40KU7000. These rivals can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Support for WI-FI 5GHz is implemented both in 32LJ550M and in UN40KU7000.

Ergonomics

VESA sizes differ and amount to 100 x 100 versus 200 x 200 for the Samsung UN40KU7000.

Streaming

You can watch Netflix TV shows and movies on each of the TVs. Hulu is available at each of the competitors.

Features

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 available for these models. Devices under consideration can be controlled using the Mobile App.

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Common

Product

LG 32LJ550M
Samsung UN40KU7000

Model

32LJ550M
UN40KU7000

Brand

LG
Samsung

Reviews

26
263

General

Series

LJ550M
KU7000

Screen sizes in series

32, 43, 49, 55
40, 43, 49, 55, 65

Display

Screen size, inch

32
40

4K/UHD

Full HD

Resolution, pixels

1366 x 768
3840 x 2160

Display type

LED
SVA

Screen design

flat
flat

Display width, cm/in

69.82/27.48
88.55/34.86

Display height, cm/in

39.25/15.45
49.81/19.61

Display area, %

93.68

Display colors

16.7 million
16.7 million

Refresh rate, Hz

60
60

Aspect ratio

1,779:1
16:9

High dynamic range (HDR)

HDR Premium

3D

3D

2D to 3D

has not
has not

Video file formats

AVI

WMV

MP4

MOV

Other

MKV
3GPP, MKV, TS, M2TS, WebM, ASF

Video file codecs

DivX

H.265

H.264

H.263

MPEG-4

Other

QuickTime
Flash Video, VC-1, VP7, VP8, VP9

Viewing angles

Horizontal, degrees

178
178

Vertical, degrees

178
178

Audio

Speakers

stereo
stereo

Speakers power, W

10
20

Dolby atmos

Dolby surround

DTS decoder

Audio file formats

MP3

WMA

WAV

AAC

AC3

FLAC

OGG

Other

RealAudio, HE-AAC
ALAC, AIFF, APE, M4A, MIDI

Dimensions, weight and color

Colors

black
black

Width, cm/in

72.9/28.7
90.42/35.6

Height, cm/in

43.69/17.2
52.07/20.5

Depth, cm/in

7.87/3.09
5.33/2.1

Weight, kg/lbs

4.9/10.8
9.2/20.28

Width with stand, cm/in

72.9/28.7
90.42/35.6

Height with stand, cm/in

47.5/18.7
57.4/22.59

Depth with stand, cm/in

18.1/7.09
30.48/12

Weight with stand, kg/lbs

5.1/11.02
10.5/23.15

Connections

HDMI

2
3

USB

1
2

Component video input

1
1

Composite video input

1
1

VGA input

0
0

Optical digital audio output (S/PDIF)

1
1

Analog audio output (3.5 mm)

0
1

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
1

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi 5GHz

Bluetooth

TV tuner

Analog

Digital

Ergonomics

VESA mount

VESA interface

100 x 100
200 x 200

Removable stand

Landscape/Portrait pivot

Accessories

Camera

Microphone

Internet movie streaming

Netflix

Hulu

Amazon video

HBO

Other

Vudu
Vudu, GooglePlay

Features

Remote control

Smart TV

Local dimming

Bluetooth audio streaming

Voice remote

Picture in picture

MHL-compatible

Parental control

Artificial Intelligence

Google assistant

Amazon alexa compatible

Mobile features

Mobile App

Recording features

Digital recording

Watch and record

Panel

Panel technology

Motion Rate

Backlight technology

Direct LED
Edge LED

Manufacturer

LG Display

Native refresh rate, Hz

60
120

Panel bit depth, bits

8
8

Pixel pitch, cm/in

0.023/0.009

Pixel density, ppi

110

Processor

Model

Jazz-L, Quad-core

Operating system

Operating system

webOS 3.5
Tizen 2.4

Power

Power supply, V

100 - 120
100 - 120

Typical power consumption, W

42

Maximum power consumption, W

97

Standby power consumption, W

0.5
0.3

User manual

Manual

TVs AVinfoHUB comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 19.2
  • 23.7
  • 19.2LG 32LJ550M
  • 23.7Samsung UN40KU7000

The Samsung UN40KU7000 is better TV in this comparison. Check Samsung UN40KU7000 price