The present review is aimed to compare two TVs - LG 49UF6430 vs Sony XBR55X900E 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 49UF6430 belongs to the series UF6430, and the Sony XBR55X900E - X900E. The LG 49UF6430 series has 43, 49, 55 inches diagonals, and XBR55X900E boasts 49, 55, 65, 75 inches diagonals.
Support for 4K/UHD is implemented in both models. Each of the compared devices supports Full HD resolution. The 49UF6430 has the IPS display, while XBR55X900E has the VA display. The Sony XBR55X900E works with 120Hz refresh rate, for LG 49UF6430 the refresh rate is 60Hz.
Sound in the stereo format is available to each TV. The power of the speakers is identical. Dolby Atmos multi-channel audio format is not supported by both of the tested models.
The width of the 49UF6430 is 110.7/43.5 cm/in, and for the XBR55X900E it is 122.8/48.34 cm/inches. The height of LG 49UF6430 is 64.5/25.4 cm/in, Sony XBR55X900E of height 70.7/27.83 cm/inches. A depth 49UF6430 is 7.12/2.2 cm/in, the XBR55X900E has 6.1/2.36 cm/in depth.
The 49UF6430 has 3 HDMI connectors versus 4 connectors in the XBR55X900E. As for USB, the 49UF6430 has 1 ports, compared with 3 ports for the XBR55X900E. These rivals can connect to the Internet via WI-FI.
VESA mount is a standardized bracket system for mounting your TV to a wall. Contemplated TVs have the same size and of anchorages 300 x 300.
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. The XBR55X900E has Local Dimming technology. Voice assistant Amazon Alexa is implemented only on XBR55X900E. Devices under consideration can be controlled using the Mobile App.
The Sony XBR55X900E is better TV in this comparison. Check Sony XBR55X900E price