TCL 55S425 vs Hitachi 55R80

TCL 55S425
vs
Hitachi 55R80

If you have already decided that you want to buy a new TV, but still don't know what exactly you want, the TCL 55S425 vs Hitachi 55R80 comparison is here to offer you two decent solutions. The screen size of both models is 55 inches. The 55S425 from series S425, but the opponent belongs to series R80. The series TCL 55S425 has 43, 49, 50, 55, 65, 75 inches diagonals, but in the case of 55R80 only 49, 55 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 55S425 screen has 60 refresh rate, versus the 120 refresh rate in the 55R80. 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 TCL 55S425 has a width of 124.46/49 cm/in, compared with a width of 122.8/48.34 cm/in for Hitachi 55R80. The TCL 55S425 has a height of 72.14/28.40 cm/in, compared with a height of 71.1/28 cm/in for Hitachi 55R80. The TCL 55S425 has a depth of 7.8/3.1 cm/inches, compared with a depth of 7.6/3.1 cm/in for Hitachi 55R80.

Connections

In each model, manufacturers provide 3 HDMI connectors. It is possible to connect up to 1 USB devices simultaneously to each TVs. Models in this comparison have Internet access via Wi-Fi. However, Wi-Fi module in the TCL 55S425 can operate at 5 GHz. Both models do not support Bluetooth.

Ergonomics

VESA type wall mount is implemented in both TVs and has the same parameters 200 x 200.

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. And of course, you can use HBO on the each of rivals.

Features

Each compared model can be positioned by manufacturers as Smart TV. The Local Dimming feature is not supported by the display type of both models. 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

TCL 55S425
Hitachi 55R80

Model

55S425
55R80

Brand

TCL
Hitachi

Reviews

2583
7

General

Series

S425
R80

Screen sizes in series

43, 49, 50, 55, 65, 75
49, 55

Display

Screen size, inch

55
55

4K/UHD

Full HD

Resolution, pixels

3840 x 2160
3840 x 2160

Display type

VA
VA

Screen design

flat
flat

Display width, cm/in

120.06/47.62
120.96/47.62

Display height, cm/in

68.04/26.78
68.04/26.78

Display area, %

91.66
93.12

Display colors

1.07 billion

Refresh rate, Hz

60
120

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

MKV
MKV, TS

Video file codecs

DivX

H.265

H.264

H.263

MPEG-4

Other

TS

Viewing angles

Horizontal, degrees

178
178

Vertical, degrees

178
178

Audio

Speakers

stereo
stereo

Speakers power, W

16
16

Dolby atmos

Dolby surround

DTS decoder

Audio file formats

MP3

WMA

WAV

AAC

AC3

FLAC

OGG

Other

has not
has not

Dimensions, weight and color

Colors

black
black

Width, cm/in

124.46/49
122.8/48.34

Height, cm/in

72.14/28.40
71.1/28

Depth, cm/in

7.8/3.1
7.6/3.1

Weight, kg/lbs

12.1/26.68
18.2/40.12

Width with stand, cm/in

124.46/49
122.8/48.34

Height with stand, cm/in

77.72/30.59
76.2/30

Depth with stand, cm/in

20.3/7.99
26.9/10.6

Weight with stand, kg/lbs

12.3/27.12
19.1/42.11

Connections

HDMI

3
3

USB

1
1

Component video input

1
0

Composite video input

1
1

VGA input

1
0

Optical digital audio output (S/PDIF)

1
1

Analog audio output (3.5 mm)

1
1

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
0

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi 5GHz

Bluetooth

TV tuner

Analog

Digital

Ergonomics

VESA mount

VESA interface

200 x 200
200 x 200

Removable stand

Landscape/Portrait pivot

Accessories

Camera

Microphone

Internet movie streaming

Netflix

Hulu

Amazon video

HBO

Other

YouTube
YouTube

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

Clear Motion

Backlight technology

Direct LED
Direct LED

Manufacturer

Native refresh rate, Hz

60
120

Panel bit depth, bits

8

Pixel pitch, cm/in

0.0315/0.0124
0.031/0.012

Pixel density, ppi

80
80

Processor

Model

Dual-core
Dual-core

Operating system

Operating system

Roku TV
Smart TV

Power

Power supply, V

100 - 120
100 - 120

Typical power consumption, W

50

Maximum power consumption, W

125

Standby power consumption, W

0.5

User manual

Manual

TVs AVinfoHUB comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 19.9
  • 21.4
  • 19.9TCL 55S425
  • 21.4Hitachi 55R80

The Hitachi 55R80 is better TV in this comparison. Check Hitachi 55R80 price