The TCL 43S405 vs Sony KD49X720E comparison proves that these solutions have many common features. The biggest difference between TVs is screen size, namely 43 and 49 inches respectively. The 43S405 belongs to the series S405, and the Sony KD49X720E - X720E. The TCL 43S405 series has 43, 49, 55, 65 inches diagonals, and KD49X720E boasts 43, 49, 55 inches diagonals.
Support for 4K/UHD is implemented in both models. Each of the compared devices supports Full HD resolution. The 43S405 has the LCD display, while KD49X720E has the VA display. 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 speaker power of the TCL 43S405 is 16W, versus 20W of the Sony KD49X720E. Dolby Atmos multi-channel audio format is not supported by both of the tested models.
The width of the 43S405 is 97.28/38.3 cm/in, and for the KD49X720E it is 110.2/43.38 cm/inches. The height of TCL 43S405 is 56.39/22.2 cm/in, Sony KD49X720E of height 64.6/25.43 cm/inches. A depth 43S405 is 7.36/2.9 cm/in, the KD49X720E has 7.1/2.75 cm/in depth.
Each TV has 3 HDMI connectors. As for USB, the 43S405 has 1 ports, compared with 3 ports for the KD49X720E. These rivals can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Support for WI-FI 5GHz is implemented both in 43S405 and in KD49X720E.
VESA sizes differ and amount to 100 x 100 versus 200 x 200 for the Sony KD49X720E.
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 43S405 and KD49X720E.
As for Smart TV, here the competitors are equal and support this feature. The 43S405 has Local Dimming technology. Voice assistant Amazon Alexa is implemented only on KD49X720E. Devices under consideration can be controlled using the Mobile App.
The TCL 43S405 is better TV in this comparison. Check TCL 43S405 price