An affordable TV is always a good option to consider, so TCL 49S405 vs Samsung QN55Q7F comparison definitely makes sense. The biggest difference between TVs is screen size, namely 49 and 55 inches respectively. The 49S405 belongs to the series S405, and the Samsung QN55Q7F - Q7F. The TCL 49S405 series has 43, 49, 55, 65 inches diagonals, and QN55Q7F boasts 55, 65, 75 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 QN55Q7F has the VA display. The Samsung QN55Q7F works with 120Hz refresh rate, for TCL 49S405 the refresh rate is 60Hz. Both TVs support High dynamic range (HDR) technology.
The 49S405 plays sound in stereo format, and quadro sound is available on QN55Q7F. The speaker power of the TCL 49S405 is 16W, versus 40W of the Samsung QN55Q7F. 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 QN55Q7F it is 122.43/48.2 cm/inches. The height of TCL 49S405 is 69.34/27.3 cm/in, Samsung QN55Q7F of height 70.36/27.7 cm/inches. A depth 49S405 is 7.62/3 cm/in, the QN55Q7F has 4.57/1.79 cm/in depth.
The 49S405 has 3 HDMI connectors versus 4 connectors in the QN55Q7F. As for USB, the 49S405 has 1 ports, compared with 3 ports for the QN55Q7F. These rivals can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Support for WI-FI 5GHz is implemented both in 49S405 and in QN55Q7F.
VESA sizes differ and amount to 200 x 200 versus 400 x 400 for the Samsung QN55Q7F.
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 QN55Q7F.
As for Smart TV, here the competitors are equal and support this feature. Local Dimming technology is available in each model. Voice control is not available for these models. Devices under consideration can be controlled using the Mobile App.
The Samsung QN55Q7F is better TV in this comparison. Check Samsung QN55Q7F price