I had a chance to test and compare two models: LG 49LJ550M vs Samsung UN49MU7500 and this review should help people who are looking for a good TV. The screen size of both models is 49 inches. The 49LJ550M from series LJ550M, but the opponent belongs to series MU7500. The series LG 49LJ550M has 32, 43, 49, 55 inches diagonals, but in the case of UN49MU7500 only 49, 55, 65 diagonals are possible.
The 4K/UHD video playback is implemented only in UN49MU7500. Rivals work well with Full HD video. The 49LJ550M has LED display, while the UN49MU7500 has VA 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 10W are installed in 49LJ550M, but in 49LJ550M has speakers with a power of 20W. None of the TVs in this comparison have Dolby Atmos support.
The LG 49LJ550M has a width of 111/43.7 cm/in, compared with a width of 109.47/43.09 cm/in for Samsung UN49MU7500. The LG 49LJ550M has a height of 65.02/25.6 cm/in, compared with a height of 63.75/25.09 cm/in for Samsung UN49MU7500. The LG 49LJ550M has a depth of 8.13/3.2 cm/inches, compared with a depth of 10.41/4.09 cm/in for Samsung UN49MU7500.
The 49LJ550M can operate 2 HDMI connectors, whille the UN49MU7500 has 3 HDMIs. There are 1 USB ports available on the LG 49LJ550M, but Samsung UN49MU7500 has 2 USB ports. Models in this comparison have Internet access via Wi-Fi. However, Wi-Fi module in the LG 49LJ550M can operate at 5 GHz.
VESA wall mount options are different and are 300 x 300 vs 400 x 400, respectively considered model.
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. 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 Samsung UN49MU7500 is better TV in this comparison. Check Samsung UN49MU7500 price