I had a chance to test and compare two models: TCL 49S405 vs LG 43LF5400 and this review should help people who are looking for a good TV. A noticeable difference when comparing the two models is the screen size, which is 49 inches for the 49S405 and 43 inches for the 43LF5400. The 49S405 from series S405, but the opponent belongs to series LF5400. Within the series, the set of diagonals remains unchanged.
The 4K/UHD video playback is implemented only in 49S405. Rivals work well with Full HD video. The 49S405 has LCD display, while the 43LF5400 has IPS 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 16W are installed in 49S405, but in 49S405 has speakers with a power of 10W. None of the TVs in this comparison have Dolby Atmos support.
The TCL 49S405 has a width of 111/43.7 cm/in, compared with a width of 97.1/38.22 cm/in for LG 43LF5400. The TCL 49S405 has a height of 69.34/27.3 cm/in, compared with a height of 57.5/22.63 cm/in for LG 43LF5400. The TCL 49S405 has a depth of 7.62/3 cm/inches, compared with a depth of 5.87/2.31 cm/in for LG 43LF5400.
The 49S405 can operate 3 HDMI connectors, whille the 43LF5400 has 2 HDMIs. It is possible to connect up to 1 USB devices simultaneously to each TVs. The Wi-Fi protocol is implemented only in 49S405. Both models do not support Bluetooth.
VESA type wall mount is implemented in both TVs and has the same parameters 200 x 200.
The 49S405 has a built-in Netflix servise.
Only the 49S405 can be considered as a Smart TV. Thanks to the display, the Local Dimming function is implemented in the 49S405. 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 TCL 49S405 is better TV in this comparison. Check TCL 49S405 price