If you have already decided that you want to buy a new TV, but still don't know what exactly you want, the TCL 43S405 vs Sceptre U438CV-UMC comparison is here to offer you two decent solutions. The screen size of both models is 43 inches. The 43S405 from series S405, but the opponent belongs to series 8CV. The series TCL 43S405 has 43, 49, 55, 65 inches diagonals, but in the case of U438CV-UMC only 43, 50, 65 diagonals are possible.
Both devices support playback of 4K/UHD video. Rivals work well with Full HD video. The 43S405 has LCD display, while the U438CV-UMC has VA display. The refresh rate is equal for these TVs - 60. Unfortunately, none of the devices supports 3D video playback.
Both units work well with stereo audio format. Speakers with a power of 16W are installed in 43S405, but in 43S405 has speakers with a power of 20W. None of the TVs in this comparison have Dolby Atmos support.
The width of the TV is equal to and is 97.28/38.3 cm/inches. The TCL 43S405 has a height of 56.39/22.2 cm/in, compared with a height of 56.38/22.2 cm/in for Sceptre U438CV-UMC. The depth of the TV is equal to and is 7.36/2.9 cm/inches.
The 43S405 can operate 3 HDMI connectors, whille the U438CV-UMC has 4 HDMIs. 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 TCL 43S405 can operate at 5 GHz. Both models do not support Bluetooth.
VESA wall mount options are different and are 100 x 100 vs 400 x 200, respectively considered model.
Users can watch Netflix movies and series on these TVs. It is possible to watch content from Hulu streaming service on these compared models. And of course, you can use HBO on the each of rivals.
Each compared model can be positioned by manufacturers as Smart TV. Thanks to the display, the Local Dimming function is implemented in the 43S405. 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 TCL 43S405 is better TV in this comparison. Check TCL 43S405 price