It makes sense comparing Samsung 58NU7100 vs LG 49LJ5100 because they both are able to give some premium features. The biggest difference between TVs is screen size, namely 58 and 49 inches respectively. The 58NU7100 belongs to the series NU7100, and the LG 49LJ5100 - LJ5100. The Samsung 58NU7100 series has 40, 43, 50, 55, 58, 65, 75 inches diagonals, and 49LJ5100 boasts 49 inches diagonals.
The 58NU7100 is capable of playing video in 4K/UHD resolution, which can't be said for 49LJ5100. Each of the compared devices supports Full HD resolution. The 58NU7100 has the VA display, while 49LJ5100 has the IPS 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 Samsung 58NU7100 is 20W, versus 10W of the LG 49LJ5100. Dolby Atmos multi-channel audio format is not supported by both of the tested models.
The width of the 58NU7100 is 130.05/51.2 cm/in, and for the 49LJ5100 it is 110.74/43.59 cm/inches. The height of Samsung 58NU7100 is 75.69/29.79 cm/in, LG 49LJ5100 of height 65.8/25.9 cm/inches. A depth 58NU7100 is 6.1/2.4 cm/in, the 49LJ5100 has 8.1/3.18 cm/in depth.
The 58NU7100 has 3 HDMI connectors versus 2 connectors in the 49LJ5100. As for USB, the 58NU7100 has 2 ports, compared with 1 ports for the 49LJ5100. Only the Samsung 58NU7100 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 400 x 400 versus 300 x 300 for the LG 49LJ5100.
You can watch Netflix TV shows and movies on only on the 58NU7100.
As for Smart TV, only Samsung 58NU7100 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 Samsung 58NU7100 is better TV in this comparison. Check Samsung 58NU7100 price