The LG 49LJ550M vs Samsung UN49MU8000 comparison proves that these solutions have many common features. The screen size is the same and is 49 inches. The 49LJ550M belongs to the series LJ550M, and the Samsung UN49MU8000 - MU8000. The LG 49LJ550M series has 32, 43, 49, 55 inches diagonals, and UN49MU8000 boasts 43, 55, 65, 75, 82 inches diagonals.
The UN49MU8000 is capable of playing video in 4K/UHD resolution, which is not true of the 49LJ550M. Each of the compared devices supports Full HD resolution. The 49LJ550M has the LED display, while UN49MU8000 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 49LJ550M is 10W, versus 40W of the Samsung UN49MU8000. Dolby Atmos multi-channel audio format is not supported by both of the tested models.
The width of the 49LJ550M is 111/43.7 cm/in, and for the UN49MU8000 it is 108.96/42.9 cm/inches. The height of LG 49LJ550M is 65.02/25.6 cm/in, Samsung UN49MU8000 of height 63.5/25 cm/inches. A depth 49LJ550M is 8.13/3.2 cm/in, the UN49MU8000 has 5.59/2.2 cm/in depth.
The 49LJ550M has 2 HDMI connectors versus 4 connectors in the UN49MU8000. As for USB, the 49LJ550M has 1 ports, compared with 3 ports for the UN49MU8000. These rivals can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Support for WI-FI 5GHz is implemented both in 49LJ550M and in UN49MU8000.
VESA sizes differ and amount to 300 x 300 versus 400 x 400 for the Samsung UN49MU8000.
You can watch Netflix TV shows and movies on each of the TVs. Hulu is available at each of the competitors.
As for Smart TV, here the competitors are equal and support this feature. Voice control is not available for these models. Devices under consideration can be controlled using the Mobile App.
The Samsung UN49MU8000 is better TV in this comparison. Check Samsung UN49MU8000 price