The present review is aimed to compare two TVs - LG 49LJ5100 vs Philips 43PFL5922 that are meant to satisfy the needs of cinema lovers. The biggest difference between TVs is screen size, namely 49 and 43 inches respectively. The 49LJ5100 belongs to the series LJ5100, and the Philips 43PFL5922 - 5000. The LG 49LJ5100 series has 49 inches diagonals, and 43PFL5922 boasts 40, 43, 55 inches diagonals.
None of the TVs play 4K/UHD content. Each of the compared devices supports Full HD resolution. The 49LJ5100 has the IPS display, while 43PFL5922 has the VA display. The screen refresh rate is 60Hz, the leader can not be selected here.
Sound in the stereo format is available to each TV. The speaker power of the LG 49LJ5100 is 10W, versus 16W of the Philips 43PFL5922. Dolby Atmos multi-channel audio format is not supported by both of the tested models.
The width of the 49LJ5100 is 110.74/43.59 cm/in, and for the 43PFL5922 it is 96/37.79 cm/inches. The height of LG 49LJ5100 is 65.8/25.9 cm/in, Philips 43PFL5922 of height 56.4/22.2 cm/inches. A depth 49LJ5100 is 8.1/3.18 cm/in, the 43PFL5922 has 4.5/1.17 cm/in depth.
The 49LJ5100 has 2 HDMI connectors versus 3 connectors in the 43PFL5922. And you also can connect up to 1 devices via USB to each of the models. Only the Philips 43PFL5922 has the ability to connect to the Internet via WI-FI. There is a native support for a mouse and keyboard in these rivals.
VESA sizes differ and amount to 300 x 300 versus 200 x 200 for the Philips 43PFL5922.
You can watch Netflix TV shows and movies on only on the 43PFL5922.
As for Smart TV, only Philips 43PFL5922 has this feature. Local dimming technology is no available in both models. Voice control is not supported by both models and it’s difficult to determine a leader. Voice control is not available for these models.
The LG 49LJ5100 is better TV in this comparison. Check LG 49LJ5100 price