LG 50UH5500 vs Samsung UN40JU6400FXZA

LG 50UH5500
vs
Samsung UN40JU6400FXZA

I had a chance to test and compare two models: LG 50UH5500 vs Samsung UN40JU6400FXZA 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 50 inches for the 50UH5500 and 40 inches for the UN40JU6400FXZA. The 50UH5500 from series UH5500, but the opponent belongs to series JU6400. The series LG 50UH5500 has 50, 65 inches diagonals, but in the case of UN40JU6400FXZA only 40, 48, 55, 60, 65 diagonals are possible.

Display

Both devices support playback of 4K/UHD video. Rivals work well with Full HD video. The screen of these devices is based on the VA display. The refresh rate is equal for these TVs - 60. Unfortunately, none of the devices supports 3D video playback.

Audio

Both units work well with stereo audio format. The power of the speakers on rivals is equal. None of the TVs in this comparison have Dolby Atmos support.

Dimensions

The LG 50UH5500 has a width of 112.78/44.4 cm/in, compared with a width of 91.69/36.1 cm/in for Samsung UN40JU6400FXZA. The LG 50UH5500 has a height of 65.28/25.7 cm/in, compared with a height of 53.59/21.1 cm/in for Samsung UN40JU6400FXZA. The LG 50UH5500 has a depth of 9.14/3.59 cm/inches, compared with a depth of 6.35/2.5 cm/in for Samsung UN40JU6400FXZA.

Connections

In each model, manufacturers provide 3 HDMI connectors. There are 1 USB ports available on the LG 50UH5500, but Samsung UN40JU6400FXZA has 2 USB ports. Models in this comparison have Internet access via Wi-Fi. Also, in addition to the remote control, you can connect a mouse and keyboard to both TVs via Bluetooth.

Ergonomics

VESA wall mount options are different and are 200 x 300 vs 200 x 200, respectively considered model.

Streaming

Users can watch Netflix movies and series on these TVs. It is possible to watch content from Hulu streaming service on these compared models.

Features

Each compared model can be positioned by manufacturers as Smart TV. Displays of compared TVs have the Local Dimming function. The compared devices do not have Amazon Alexa. Besides, each manufacturer provides a mobile application to monitor each of rivals TVs.

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Common

Product

LG 50UH5500
Samsung UN40JU6400FXZA

Model

50UH5500
UN40JU6400FXZA

Brand

LG
Samsung

Reviews

18
401

General

Series

UH5500
JU6400

Screen sizes in series

50, 65
40, 48, 55, 60, 65

Display

Screen size, inch

50
40

4K/UHD

Full HD

Resolution, pixels

3840 x 2160
3840 x 2160

Display type

VA
VA

Screen design

flat
flat

Display width, cm/in

109.55/43.13
88.47/34.83

Display height, cm/in

61.62/24.26
49.76/19.59

Display area, %

91.7
89.61

Display colors

1.07 billion
16.7 million

Refresh rate, Hz

60
60

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:9

High dynamic range (HDR)

HDR10

3D

3D

2D to 3D

has not
has not

Video file formats

AVI

WMV

MP4

MOV

Other

3GPP, MKV, TS, M2TS
3GPP, MKV, TS, M2TS, WebM, ASF

Video file codecs

DivX

H.265

H.264

H.263

MPEG-4

Other

QuickTime, VC-1, VP9, Flash Video
Flash Video, VC-1, VP7, VP8, VP9

Viewing angles

Horizontal, degrees

178
178

Vertical, degrees

178
178

Audio

Speakers

stereo
stereo

Speakers power, W

20
20

Dolby atmos

Dolby surround

DTS decoder

Audio file formats

MP3

WMA

WAV

AAC

AC3

FLAC

OGG

Other

LPCM, RealAudio, HE-AAC, AMR
ALAC, APE, M4A, MIDI

Dimensions, weight and color

Colors

gray
black

Width, cm/in

112.78/44.4
91.69/36.1

Height, cm/in

65.28/25.7
53.59/21.1

Depth, cm/in

9.14/3.59
6.35/2.5

Weight, kg/lbs

13.2/29.1
7.6/16.79

Width with stand, cm/in

112.78/44.4
91.69/36.1

Height with stand, cm/in

70.36/27.7
59.18/23.29

Depth with stand, cm/in

26.42/10.4
19.56/7.7

Weight with stand, kg/lbs

13.7/30.02
8.5/18.74

Connections

HDMI

3
3

USB

1
2

Component video input

1
1

Composite video input

1
1

VGA input

0
0

Optical digital audio output (S/PDIF)

1
1

Analog audio output (3.5 mm)

0
1

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
1

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi 5GHz

Bluetooth

TV tuner

Analog

Digital

Ergonomics

VESA mount

VESA interface

200 x 300
200 x 200

Removable stand

Landscape/Portrait pivot

Accessories

Camera

Microphone

Internet movie streaming

Netflix

Hulu

Amazon video

HBO

Other

Vudu
Vudu

Features

Remote control

Smart TV

Local dimming

Bluetooth audio streaming

Voice remote

Picture in picture

MHL-compatible

Parental control

Artificial Intelligence

Google assistant

Amazon alexa compatible

Mobile features

Mobile App

Recording features

Digital recording

Watch and record

Panel

Panel technology

TruMotion
Clear Motion Rate

Backlight technology

Direct LED
Direct LED

Manufacturer

LG Display

Native refresh rate, Hz

120
120

Panel bit depth, bits

10
8

Pixel pitch, cm/in

0.028/0.011
0.023/0.009

Pixel density, ppi

89
110

Processor

Model

Quad-core
Hawk-M, Quad-core

Operating system

Operating system

webOS 3.0
Tizen

Power

Power supply, V

100 - 120
100 - 120

Typical power consumption, W

50

Maximum power consumption, W

120

Standby power consumption, W

0.5
0.3

User manual

Manual

TVs AVinfoHUB comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 18.9
  • 25.2
  • 18.9LG 50UH5500
  • 25.2Samsung UN40JU6400FXZA

The Samsung UN40JU6400FXZA is better TV in this comparison. Check Samsung UN40JU6400FXZA price