Samsung UN40MU6290 vs LG 43UF6430

Samsung UN40MU6290
vs
LG 43UF6430

I had a chance to test and compare two models: Samsung UN40MU6290 vs LG 43UF6430 and this review should help people who are looking for a good TV. A noticeable difference when comparing the two models is the screen size, which is 40 inches for the UN40MU6290 and 43 inches for the 43UF6430. The UN40MU6290 from series MU6290, but the opponent belongs to series UF6430. The series Samsung UN40MU6290 has 40, 43, 49, 55, 65 inches diagonals, but in the case of 43UF6430 only 43, 49, 55 diagonals are possible.

Display

Both devices support playback of 4K/UHD video. Rivals work well with Full HD video. The UN40MU6290 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.

Audio

Both units work well with stereo audio format. The power of the speakers on rivals is equal. None of the TVs in this comparison have Dolby Atmos support.

Dimensions

The Samsung UN40MU6290 has a width of 91.69/36.1 cm/in, compared with a width of 97.28/38.2 cm/in for LG 43UF6430. The Samsung UN40MU6290 has a height of 53.59/21.1 cm/in, compared with a height of 56.39/22.4 cm/in for LG 43UF6430. The Samsung UN40MU6290 has a depth of 6.35/2.5 cm/inches, compared with a depth of 7.12/2.2 cm/in for LG 43UF6430.

Connections

In each model, manufacturers provide 3 HDMI connectors. There are 2 USB ports available on the Samsung UN40MU6290, but LG 43UF6430 has 1 USB ports. Models in this comparison have Internet access via Wi-Fi.

Ergonomics

VESA type wall mount is implemented in both TVs and has the same parameters 200 x 200.

Streaming

Users can watch Netflix movies and series on these TVs. It is possible to watch content from Hulu streaming service on these compared models.

Features

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.

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Common

Product

Samsung UN40MU6290
LG 43UF6430

Model

UN40MU6290
43UF6430

Brand

Samsung
LG

Reviews

110
126

General

Series

MU6290
UF6430

Screen sizes in series

40, 43, 49, 55, 65
43, 49, 55

Display

Screen size, inch

40
43

4K/UHD

Full HD

Resolution, pixels

3840 x 2160
3840 x 2160

Display type

VA
IPS

Screen design

flat
flat

Display width, cm/in

88.55/34.86
94.11/37.05

Display height, cm/in

49.81/19.61
52.94/20.84

Display area, %

89.76

Display colors

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Refresh rate, Hz

60
60

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:9

High dynamic range (HDR)

HDR10

3D

3D

2D to 3D

has not
has not

Video file formats

AVI

WMV

MP4

MOV

Other

3GPP, MKV, TS, M2TS, WebM, ASF
MKV

Video file codecs

DivX

H.265

H.264

H.263

MPEG-4

Other

Flash Video, VC-1, VP7, VP8, VP9
QuickTime

Viewing angles

Horizontal, degrees

178
178

Vertical, degrees

178
178

Audio

Speakers

stereo
stereo

Speakers power, W

20
20

Dolby atmos

Dolby surround

DTS decoder

Audio file formats

MP3

WMA

WAV

AAC

AC3

FLAC

OGG

Other

ALAC, AIFF, APE, M4A, MIDI
LPCM, HE-AAC

Dimensions, weight and color

Colors

black
black

Width, cm/in

91.69/36.1
97.28/38.2

Height, cm/in

53.59/21.1
56.39/22.4

Depth, cm/in

6.35/2.5
7.12/2.2

Weight, kg/lbs

7.7/17.1
7.5/23.1

Width with stand, cm/in

91.69/36.1
97.28/38.2

Height with stand, cm/in

59.69/23.5
61.97/24.7

Depth with stand, cm/in

28.7/11.29
19.05/7.1

Weight with stand, kg/lbs

8.7/19.18
10.2/23.8

Connections

HDMI

3
3

USB

2
1

Component video input

1
1

Composite video input

1
1

VGA input

0
0

Optical digital audio output (S/PDIF)

1
1

Analog audio output (3.5 mm)

1
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
1

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi 5GHz

Bluetooth

TV tuner

Analog

Digital

Ergonomics

VESA mount

VESA interface

200 x 200
200 x 200

Removable stand

Landscape/Portrait pivot

Accessories

Camera

Microphone

Internet movie streaming

Netflix

Hulu

Amazon video

HBO

Other

Vudu, GooglePlay
Vudu

Features

Remote control

Smart TV

Local dimming

Bluetooth audio streaming

Voice remote

Picture in picture

MHL-compatible

Parental control

Artificial Intelligence

Google assistant

Amazon alexa compatible

Mobile features

Mobile App

Recording features

Digital recording

Watch and record

Panel

Panel technology

Motion Rate
TruMotion

Backlight technology

Direct LED
Direct LED

Manufacturer

LG Display

Native refresh rate, Hz

120
120

Panel bit depth, bits

10

Pixel pitch, cm/in

0.023/0.009

Pixel density, ppi

110
103

Processor

Model

Quad-core
Quad-core

Operating system

Operating system

Tizen 3.0
webOS 2.0

Power

Power supply, V

100 - 120
100 - 120

Typical power consumption, W

45

Maximum power consumption, W

115

Standby power consumption, W

0.3
0.3

User manual

Manual

TVs AVinfoHUB comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 24.6
  • 18.1
  • 24.6Samsung UN40MU6290
  • 18.1LG 43UF6430

The Samsung UN40MU6290 is better TV in this comparison. Check Samsung UN40MU6290 price