The present review is aimed to compare two TVs - TCL 55S405 vs Samsung QN49Q6F that are meant to satisfy the needs of cinema lovers. The biggest difference between TVs is screen size, namely 55 and 49 inches respectively. The 55S405 belongs to the series S405, and the Samsung QN49Q6F - Q6F. The TCL 55S405 series has 43, 49, 55, 65 inches diagonals, and QN49Q6F 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 QN49Q6F has the VA display. The screen refresh rate is 60Hz, the leader can not be selected here. 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 QN49Q6F. 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 QN49Q6F it is 108.96/42.9 cm/inches. The height of TCL 55S405 is 72.39/28.5 cm/in, Samsung QN49Q6F of height 63.5/25 cm/inches. A depth 55S405 is 7.62/3 cm/in, the QN49Q6F has 5.59/2.2 cm/in depth.
The 55S405 has 3 HDMI connectors versus 4 connectors in the QN49Q6F. As for USB, the 55S405 has 1 ports, compared with 3 ports for the QN49Q6F. These rivals can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Support for WI-FI 5GHz is implemented both in 55S405 and in QN49Q6F.
VESA sizes differ and amount to 200 x 200 versus 400 x 400 for the Samsung QN49Q6F.
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 QN49Q6F.
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 QN49Q6F is better TV in this comparison. Check Samsung QN49Q6F price