It makes sense comparing Sony XBR49X800G 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. The XBR49X800G belongs to the series X800G, and the TCL 43S405 - S405. The Sony XBR49X800G series has 43, 49, 55, 65, 75 inches diagonals, and 43S405 boasts 43, 49, 55, 65 inches diagonals.
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 TCL 43S405 works with 60Hz refresh rate, for Sony XBR49X800G the refresh rate is 120Hz. Both TVs support High dynamic range (HDR) technology.
The XBR49X800G plays sound in surround format, and stereo sound is available on 43S405. The speaker power of the Sony XBR49X800G is 20W, versus 16W of the TCL 43S405. However, only the XBR49X800G has Dolby Atmos multi-channel audio format support.
The width of the XBR49X800G is 110.1/43.34 cm/in, and for the 43S405 it is 97.28/38.3 cm/inches. The height of Sony XBR49X800G is 64.5/25.3 cm/in, TCL 43S405 of height 56.39/22.2 cm/inches. A depth XBR49X800G is 5.7/2.2 cm/in, the 43S405 has 7.36/2.9 cm/in depth.
The XBR49X800G has 4 HDMI connectors versus 3 connectors in the 43S405. As for USB, the XBR49X800G has 3 ports, compared with 1 ports for the 43S405. These rivals can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Support for WI-FI 5GHz is implemented both in XBR49X800G and in 43S405.
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 XBR49X800G and 43S405.
As for Smart TV, here the competitors are equal and support this feature. The 43S405 has Local Dimming technology. Voice control is not available for these models. Devices under consideration can be controlled using the Mobile App.
The Sony XBR49X800G is better TV in this comparison. Check Sony XBR49X800G price