Sony KD55X720E vs TCL 55S405

Sony KD55X720E
vs
TCL 55S405

The Sony KD55X720E vs TCL 55S405 comparison proves that these solutions have many common features. The screen size is the same and is 55 inches. The KD55X720E belongs to the series X720E, and the TCL 55S405 - S405. The Sony KD55X720E series has 43, 49, 55 inches diagonals, and 55S405 boasts 43, 49, 55, 65 inches diagonals.

Display

Support for 4K/UHD is implemented in both models. Each of the compared devices supports Full HD resolution. The KD55X720E has the IPS display, while 55S405 has the LCD display. The screen refresh rate is 60Hz, the leader can not be selected here. Both TVs support High dynamic range (HDR) technology.

Audio

Sound in the stereo format is available to each TV. The speaker power of the Sony KD55X720E is 20W, versus 16W of the TCL 55S405. Dolby Atmos multi-channel audio format is not supported by both of the tested models.

Dimensions

The width of the KD55X720E is 123.8/48.74 cm/in, and for the 55S405 it is 124.7/49.1 cm/inches. The height of Sony KD55X720E is 57.1/22.48 cm/in, TCL 55S405 of height 72.39/28.5 cm/inches. A depth KD55X720E is 5.8/2.28 cm/in, the 55S405 has 7.62/3 cm/in depth.

Connections

Each TV has 3 HDMI connectors. As for USB, the KD55X720E has 3 ports, compared with 1 ports for the 55S405. These rivals can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Support for WI-FI 5GHz is implemented both in KD55X720E and in 55S405.

Ergonomics

VESA sizes differ and amount to 200 x 300 versus 200 x 200 for the TCL 55S405.

Streaming

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 KD55X720E and 55S405.

Features

As for Smart TV, here the competitors are equal and support this feature. The 55S405 has Local Dimming technology. Voice assistant Amazon Alexa is implemented only on KD55X720E. Devices under consideration can be controlled using the Mobile App.

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Common

Product

Sony KD55X720E
TCL 55S405

Model

KD55X720E
55S405

Brand

Sony
TCL

Reviews

316
4897

General

Series

X720E
S405

Screen sizes in series

43, 49, 55
43, 49, 55, 65

Display

Screen size, inch

55
55

4K/UHD

Full HD

Resolution, pixels

3840 x 2160
3840 x 2160

Display type

IPS
LCD

Screen design

flat
flat

Display width, cm/in

120.97/47.62
120.96/47.62

Display height, cm/in

68.04/26.79
68.04/26.78

Display area, %

92.1
91.16

Display colors

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Refresh rate, Hz

60
60

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:9

High dynamic range (HDR)

HDR10
HDR10

3D

3D

2D to 3D

has not
has not

Video file formats

AVI

WMV

MP4

MOV

Other

MKV, WebM, M2TS
MKV, TS

Video file codecs

DivX

H.265

H.264

H.263

MPEG-4

Other

QuickTime, Xvid
has not

Viewing angles

Horizontal, degrees

178
178

Vertical, degrees

178
178

Audio

Speakers

stereo
stereo

Speakers power, W

20
16

Dolby atmos

Dolby surround

DTS decoder

Audio file formats

MP3

WMA

WAV

AAC

AC3

FLAC

OGG

Other

MIDI, M4A, LPCM
has not

Dimensions, weight and color

Colors

black
black

Width, cm/in

123.8/48.74
124.7/49.1

Height, cm/in

57.1/22.48
72.39/28.5

Depth, cm/in

5.8/2.28
7.62/3

Weight, kg/lbs

17.7/39.02
13.4/29.5

Width with stand, cm/in

123.8/48.74
124.7/49.1

Height with stand, cm/in

77.5/30.5
78.2/30.8

Depth with stand, cm/in

25.2/9.92
22.1/8.7

Weight with stand, kg/lbs

18.6/41.1
13.6/29.98

Connections

HDMI

3
3

USB

3
1

Component video input

1
0

Composite video input

1
1

VGA input

0
0

Optical digital audio output (S/PDIF)

1
1

Analog audio output (3.5 mm)

1
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, YouTube
FOX, CBS News, VEVO, SHOWTIME

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

Motionflow XR
Clear Motion

Backlight technology

Edge LED
Direct LED

Manufacturer

VA
CSOT

Native refresh rate, Hz

240
120

Panel bit depth, bits

10
10

Pixel pitch, cm/in

0.031/0.012
0.031/0.012

Pixel density, ppi

81
80

Processor

Model

Quad-core
Dual-core

Operating system

Operating system

Smart TV
Roku TV

Power

Power supply, V

100 - 120
100 - 120

Typical power consumption, W

70

Maximum power consumption, W

136
130

Standby power consumption, W

0.5
0.5

User manual

Manual

TVs AVinfoHUB comparison rating

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  • 22.4
  • 23.1
  • 22.4Sony KD55X720E
  • 23.1TCL 55S405

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