I had a chance to test and compare two models: TCL 43S517 vs LG 43UF6430 and this review should help people who are looking for a good TV. The screen size of both models is 43 inches. The 43S517 from series S517, but the opponent belongs to series UF6430. Within the series, the set of diagonals remains unchanged.
Both devices support playback of 4K/UHD video. Rivals work well with Full HD video. The 43S517 has VA display, while the 43UF6430 has IPS 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 43S517, but in 43S517 has speakers with a power of 20W. None of the TVs in this comparison have Dolby Atmos support.
The TCL 43S517 has a width of 96/37.79 cm/in, compared with a width of 97.28/38.2 cm/in for LG 43UF6430. The TCL 43S517 has a height of 56.13/22.09 cm/in, compared with a height of 56.39/22.4 cm/in for LG 43UF6430. The TCL 43S517 has a depth of 7.37/2.9 cm/inches, compared with a depth of 7.12/2.2 cm/in for LG 43UF6430.
In each model, manufacturers provide 3 HDMI connectors. It is possible to connect up to 1 USB devices simultaneously to each TVs. Models in this comparison have Internet access via Wi-Fi. Both models do not support Bluetooth.
VESA type wall mount is implemented in both TVs and has the same parameters 200 x 200.
Users can watch Netflix movies and series on these TVs. It is possible to watch content from Hulu streaming service on these compared models.
Each compared model can be positioned by manufacturers as Smart TV. The Local Dimming feature is not supported by the display type of both models. 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 43S517 is better TV in this comparison. Check TCL 43S517 price