I had a chance to test and compare two models: TCL 55S405 vs Philips 55PFL6902F7 and this review should help people who are looking for a good TV. The screen size of both models is 55 inches. The 55S405 from series S405, but the opponent belongs to series 6000.
Both devices support playback of 4K/UHD video. Rivals work well with Full HD video. The 55S405 has LCD display, while the 55PFL6902F7 has VA display. The refresh rate is equal for these TVs - 60. Also the HDR feature is realized in both units. Unfortunately, none of the devices supports 3D video playback.
Both units work well with stereo audio format. Speakers with a power of 16W are installed in 55S405, but in 55S405 has speakers with a power of 20W. None of the TVs in this comparison have Dolby Atmos support.
The TCL 55S405 has a width of 124.7/49.1 cm/in, compared with a width of 125.47/49.4 cm/in for Philips 55PFL6902F7. The TCL 55S405 has a height of 72.39/28.5 cm/in, compared with a height of 72.42/29.29 cm/in for Philips 55PFL6902F7. The TCL 55S405 has a depth of 7.62/3 cm/inches, compared with a depth of 11.68/4.59 cm/in for Philips 55PFL6902F7.
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 55S405 can operate at 5 GHz. Both models do not support Bluetooth.
VESA wall mount options are different and are 200 x 200 vs 400 x 300, 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. From the point of view of voice control, an each model do not have such an opportunity. The compared devices do not have Amazon Alexa. Besides, each manufacturer provides a mobile application to monitor each of rivals TVs.
The TCL 55S405 is better TV in this comparison. Check TCL 55S405 price