I had a chance to test and compare two models: LG 50UH5500 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 50 inches for the 50UH5500 and 55 inches for the UN55JS8500FXZA. The 50UH5500 from series UH5500, but the opponent belongs to series JS8500. The series LG 50UH5500 has 50, 65 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 50UH5500 has VA display, while the UN55JS8500FXZA has SVA display. The 50UH5500 screen has 60 refresh rate, versus the 120 refresh rate in the UN55JS8500FXZA. Also the HDR feature is realized in both units. The Samsung UN55JS8500FXZA allows viewing 3D content.
Both units work well with stereo audio format. Speakers with a power of 20W are installed in 50UH5500, but in 50UH5500 has speakers with a power of 40W. None of the TVs in this comparison have Dolby Atmos support.
The LG 50UH5500 has a width of 112.78/44.4 cm/in, compared with a width of 124.71/49.09 cm/in for Samsung UN55JS8500FXZA. The LG 50UH5500 has a height of 65.28/25.7 cm/in, compared with a height of 71.37/28.09 cm/in for Samsung UN55JS8500FXZA. The LG 50UH5500 has a depth of 9.14/3.59 cm/inches, compared with a depth of 3.1/1.22 cm/in for Samsung UN55JS8500FXZA.
The 50UH5500 can operate 3 HDMI connectors, whille the UN55JS8500FXZA has 4 HDMIs. There are 1 USB ports available on the LG 50UH5500, but Samsung UN55JS8500FXZA has 3 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.
VESA wall mount options are different and are 200 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. Displays of compared TVs have the Local Dimming function. And because of this, it is possible to control any of these TVs by voice. The compared devices do not have Amazon Alexa. Besides, each manufacturer provides a mobile application to monitor each of rivals TVs.
The LG 50UH5500 is better TV in this comparison. Check LG 50UH5500 price