I had a chance to test and compare two models: LG 49UF6430 vs Samsung UN55JS8500FXZA 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 49UF6430 and 55 inches for the UN55JS8500FXZA. The 49UF6430 from series UF6430, but the opponent belongs to series JS8500. The series LG 49UF6430 has 43, 49, 55 inches diagonals, but in the case of UN55JS8500FXZA only 48, 55, 65 diagonals are possible.
Both devices support playback of 4K/UHD video. Rivals work well with Full HD video. The 49UF6430 has IPS display, while the UN55JS8500FXZA has SVA display. The 49UF6430 screen has 60 refresh rate, versus the 120 refresh rate in the UN55JS8500FXZA. The Samsung UN55JS8500FXZA allows viewing 3D content.
Both units work well with stereo audio format. Speakers with a power of 20W are installed in 49UF6430, but in 49UF6430 has speakers with a power of 40W. None of the TVs in this comparison have Dolby Atmos support.
The LG 49UF6430 has a width of 110.7/43.5 cm/in, compared with a width of 124.71/49.09 cm/in for Samsung UN55JS8500FXZA. The LG 49UF6430 has a height of 64.5/25.4 cm/in, compared with a height of 71.37/28.09 cm/in for Samsung UN55JS8500FXZA. The LG 49UF6430 has a depth of 7.12/2.2 cm/inches, compared with a depth of 3.1/1.22 cm/in for Samsung UN55JS8500FXZA.
The 49UF6430 can operate 3 HDMI connectors, whille the UN55JS8500FXZA has 4 HDMIs. There are 1 USB ports available on the LG 49UF6430, but Samsung UN55JS8500FXZA has 3 USB ports. Models in this comparison have Internet access via Wi-Fi.
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. Thanks to the display, the Local Dimming function is implemented in the UN55JS8500FXZA. The compared devices do not have Amazon Alexa. Besides, each manufacturer provides a mobile application to monitor each of rivals TVs.
The LG 49UF6430 is better TV in this comparison. Check LG 49UF6430 price