The present review is aimed to compare two TVs - TCL 43S405 vs Samsung UN40KU6300FXZA that are meant to satisfy the needs of cinema lovers. The biggest difference between TVs is screen size, namely 43 and 40 inches respectively. The 43S405 belongs to the series S405, and the Samsung UN40KU6300FXZA - KU6300. The TCL 43S405 series has 43, 49, 55, 65 inches diagonals, and UN40KU6300FXZA boasts 40, 43, 50, 55, 70 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 UN40KU6300FXZA has the SVA display. The Samsung UN40KU6300FXZA works with 120Hz refresh rate, for TCL 43S405 the refresh rate is 60Hz.
Sound in the stereo format is available to each TV. The speaker power of the TCL 43S405 is 16W, versus 20W of the Samsung UN40KU6300FXZA. 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 UN40KU6300FXZA it is 91.69/36.1 cm/inches. The height of TCL 43S405 is 56.39/22.2 cm/in, Samsung UN40KU6300FXZA of height 53.59/21.1 cm/inches. A depth 43S405 is 7.36/2.9 cm/in, the UN40KU6300FXZA has 6.35/2.5 cm/in depth.
Each TV has 3 HDMI connectors. As for USB, the 43S405 has 1 ports, compared with 2 ports for the UN40KU6300FXZA. These rivals can connect to the Internet via WI-FI.
VESA sizes differ and amount to 100 x 100 versus 400 x 400 for the Samsung UN40KU6300FXZA.
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 available in each model. Voice control is not available for these models. Devices under consideration can be controlled using the Mobile App.
The TCL 43S405 is better TV in this comparison. Check TCL 43S405 price