The present review is aimed to compare two TVs - TCL 49S405 vs Samsung QN55Q60RAFXZA that are meant to satisfy the needs of cinema lovers. The biggest difference between TVs is screen size, namely 49 and 55 inches respectively. The 49S405 belongs to the series S405, and the Samsung QN55Q60RAFXZA - Q60R. The TCL 49S405 series has 43, 49, 55, 65 inches diagonals, and QN55Q60RAFXZA boasts 43, 49, 55, 65, 75, 82 inches diagonals.
Support for 4K/UHD is implemented in both models. Each of the compared devices supports Full HD resolution. The 49S405 has the LCD display, while QN55Q60RAFXZA has the VA display. The Samsung QN55Q60RAFXZA works with 120Hz refresh rate, for TCL 49S405 the refresh rate is 60Hz. Both TVs support High dynamic range (HDR) technology.
Sound in the stereo format is available to each TV. The speaker power of the TCL 49S405 is 16W, versus 20W of the Samsung QN55Q60RAFXZA. Dolby Atmos multi-channel audio format is not supported by both of the tested models.
The width of the 49S405 is 111/43.7 cm/in, and for the QN55Q60RAFXZA it is 123.7/48.70 cm/inches. The height of TCL 49S405 is 69.34/27.3 cm/in, Samsung QN55Q60RAFXZA of height 71.37/28.1 cm/inches. A depth 49S405 is 7.62/3 cm/in, the QN55Q60RAFXZA has 5.84/2.29 cm/in depth.
The 49S405 has 3 HDMI connectors versus 4 connectors in the QN55Q60RAFXZA. As for USB, the 49S405 has 1 ports, compared with 2 ports for the QN55Q60RAFXZA. These rivals can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Support for WI-FI 5GHz is implemented both in 49S405 and in QN55Q60RAFXZA.
VESA mount is a standardized bracket system for mounting your TV to a wall. Contemplated TVs have the same size and of anchorages 200 x 200.
You can watch Netflix TV shows and movies on each of the TVs. Hulu is available at each of the competitors. It is possible to use the HBO service on both 49S405 and QN55Q60RAFXZA.
As for Smart TV, here the competitors are equal and support this feature. The 49S405 has Local Dimming technology. Voice control is not supported by both models and it’s difficult to determine a leader. Voice assistant Amazon Alexa is implemented only on QN55Q60RAFXZA. Devices under consideration can be controlled using the Mobile App.
The Samsung QN55Q60RAFXZA is better TV in this comparison. Check Samsung QN55Q60RAFXZA price