An affordable TV is always a good option to consider, so TCL 55S405 vs Samsung 55NU8000 comparison definitely makes sense. The screen size is the same and is 55 inches. The 55S405 belongs to the series S405, and the Samsung 55NU8000 - NU8000. The TCL 55S405 series has 43, 49, 55, 65 inches diagonals, and 55NU8000 boasts 49, 55, 65, 75, 82 inches diagonals.
Support for 4K/UHD is implemented in both models. Each of the compared devices supports Full HD resolution. The 55S405 has the LCD display, while 55NU8000 has the VA display. The Samsung 55NU8000 works with 120Hz refresh rate, for TCL 55S405 the refresh rate is 60Hz. Both TVs support High dynamic range (HDR) technology.
Sound in the stereo format is available to each TV. The speaker power of the TCL 55S405 is 16W, versus 40W of the Samsung 55NU8000. Dolby Atmos multi-channel audio format is not supported by both of the tested models.
The width of the 55S405 is 124.7/49.1 cm/in, and for the 55NU8000 it is 122.68/48.29 cm/inches. The height of TCL 55S405 is 72.39/28.5 cm/in, Samsung 55NU8000 of height 71.12/28 cm/inches. A depth 55S405 is 7.62/3 cm/in, the 55NU8000 has 5.59/2.2 cm/in depth.
The 55S405 has 3 HDMI connectors versus 4 connectors in the 55NU8000. As for USB, the 55S405 has 1 ports, compared with 2 ports for the 55NU8000. These rivals can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Support for WI-FI 5GHz is implemented both in 55S405 and in 55NU8000.
VESA mount is a standardized bracket system for mounting your TV to a wall. Contemplated TVs have the same size and of anchorages 200 x 200.
You can watch Netflix TV shows and movies on each of the TVs. Hulu is available at each of the competitors. It is possible to use the HBO service on both 55S405 and 55NU8000.
As for Smart TV, here the competitors are equal and support this feature. Local Dimming technology is available in each model. Voice control is not available for these models. Devices under consideration can be controlled using the Mobile App.
The Samsung 55NU8000 is better TV in this comparison. Check Samsung 55NU8000 price