It makes sense comparing TCL 49S405 vs TCL 43S405 because they both are able to give some premium features. The biggest difference between TVs is screen size, namely 49 and 43 inches respectively. Both models belong to the same series S405. Both TVs have the same diagonal sets in the series - 43, 49, 55, 65 inches.
Support for 4K/UHD is implemented in both models. Each of the compared devices supports Full HD resolution. The LCD display is used in each of the models. The screen refresh rate is 60Hz, the leader can not be selected here. Both TVs support High dynamic range (HDR) technology.
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 49S405 is 111/43.7 cm/in, and for the 43S405 it is 97.28/38.3 cm/inches. The height of TCL 49S405 is 69.34/27.3 cm/in, TCL 43S405 of height 56.39/22.2 cm/inches. A depth 49S405 is 7.62/3 cm/in, the 43S405 has 7.36/2.9 cm/in depth.
Each TV has 3 HDMI connectors. And you also can connect up to 1 devices via USB to each of the models. These rivals can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Support for WI-FI 5GHz is implemented both in 49S405 and in 43S405. There is a native support for a mouse and keyboard in these rivals.
VESA sizes differ and amount to 200 x 200 versus 100 x 100 for the TCL 43S405.
You can watch Netflix TV shows and movies on each of the TVs. Hulu is available at each of the competitors. It is possible to use the HBO service on both 49S405 and 43S405.
As for Smart TV, here the competitors are equal and support this feature. Local Dimming technology is available in each model. 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 TCL 49S405 is better TV in this comparison. Check TCL 49S405 price