If you have already decided that you want to buy a new TV, but still don't know what exactly you want, the LG 49LJ5100 vs Sceptre U438CV-UMC comparison is here to offer you two decent solutions. A noticeable difference when comparing the two models is the screen size, which is 49 inches for the 49LJ5100 and 43 inches for the U438CV-UMC. The 49LJ5100 from series LJ5100, but the opponent belongs to series 8CV. The series LG 49LJ5100 has 49 inches diagonals, but in the case of U438CV-UMC only 43, 50, 65 diagonals are possible.
The 4K/UHD video playback is implemented only in U438CV-UMC. Rivals work well with Full HD video. The 49LJ5100 has IPS display, while the U438CV-UMC has VA display. The refresh rate is equal for these TVs - 60. Oddly enough, none of the models supports HDR. Unfortunately, none of the devices supports 3D video playback.
Both units work well with stereo audio format. Speakers with a power of 10W are installed in 49LJ5100, but in 49LJ5100 has speakers with a power of 20W. None of the TVs in this comparison have Dolby Atmos support.
The LG 49LJ5100 has a width of 110.74/43.59 cm/in, compared with a width of 97.28/38.3 cm/in for Sceptre U438CV-UMC. The LG 49LJ5100 has a height of 65.8/25.9 cm/in, compared with a height of 56.38/22.2 cm/in for Sceptre U438CV-UMC. The LG 49LJ5100 has a depth of 8.1/3.18 cm/inches, compared with a depth of 7.36/2.9 cm/in for Sceptre U438CV-UMC.
The 49LJ5100 can operate 2 HDMI connectors, whille the U438CV-UMC has 4 HDMIs. It is possible to connect up to 1 USB devices simultaneously to each TVs. The Wi-Fi protocol is implemented only in U438CV-UMC. Both models do not support Bluetooth.
VESA wall mount options are different and are 300 x 300 vs 400 x 200, respectively considered model.
The U438CV-UMC has a built-in Netflix servise.
Only the U438CV-UMC can be considered as a 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.
The Sceptre U438CV-UMC is better TV in this comparison. Check Sceptre U438CV-UMC price