Samsung UN50M5300A vs TCL 55S405

Samsung UN50M5300A
vs
TCL 55S405

The Samsung UN50M5300A vs TCL 55S405 comparison proves that these solutions have many common features. The biggest difference between TVs is screen size, namely 50 and 55 inches respectively. The UN50M5300A belongs to the series M5300A, and the TCL 55S405 - S405. The Samsung UN50M5300A series has 32, 40, 43, 49, 50 inches diagonals, and 55S405 boasts 43, 49, 55, 65 inches diagonals.

Display

The 55S405 is capable of playing video in 4K/UHD resolution, which is not true of the UN50M5300A. Each of the compared devices supports Full HD resolution. The UN50M5300A has the IPS display, while 55S405 has the LCD display. The screen refresh rate is 60Hz, the leader can not be selected here.

Audio

Sound in the stereo format is available to each TV. The speaker power of the Samsung UN50M5300A 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 UN50M5300A is 111.8/44.04 cm/in, and for the 55S405 it is 124.7/49.1 cm/inches. The height of Samsung UN50M5300A is 65/25.59 cm/in, TCL 55S405 of height 72.39/28.5 cm/inches. A depth UN50M5300A is 7.42/2.9 cm/in, the 55S405 has 7.62/3 cm/in depth.

Connections

The UN50M5300A has 2 HDMI connectors versus 3 connectors in the 55S405. And you also can connect up to 1 devices via USB to each of the models. These rivals can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Support for WI-FI 5GHz is implemented both in UN50M5300A and in 55S405.

Ergonomics

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.

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 UN50M5300A and 55S405.

Features

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 supported by both models and it’s difficult to determine a leader. Voice control is not available for these models. Devices under consideration can be controlled using the Mobile App.

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Product

Samsung UN50M5300A
TCL 55S405

Model

UN50M5300A
55S405

Brand

Samsung
TCL

Reviews

839
4897

General

Series

M5300A
S405

Screen sizes in series

32, 40, 43, 49, 50
43, 49, 55, 65

Display

Screen size, inch

50
55

4K/UHD

Full HD

Resolution, pixels

1920 x 1080
3840 x 2160

Display type

IPS
LCD

Screen design

flat
flat

Display width, cm/in

109.55/43.13
120.96/47.62

Display height, cm/in

61.62/24.26
68.04/26.78

Display area, %

92.84
91.16

Display colors

16.7 million
1.07 billion

Refresh rate, Hz

60
60

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

3GPP, MKV, TS, M2TS, WebM, ASF
MKV, TS

Video file codecs

DivX

H.265

H.264

H.263

MPEG-4

Other

Flash Video, VC-1, VP7, VP8, VP9
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

ALAC, AIFF, APE, M4A, MIDI
has not

Dimensions, weight and color

Colors

black
black

Width, cm/in

111.8/44.04
124.7/49.1

Height, cm/in

65/25.59
72.39/28.5

Depth, cm/in

7.42/2.9
7.62/3

Weight, kg/lbs

10.3/22.7
13.4/29.5

Width with stand, cm/in

111.8/44.04
124.7/49.1

Height with stand, cm/in

71.41/28.11
78.2/30.8

Depth with stand, cm/in

33.75/13.28
22.1/8.7

Weight with stand, kg/lbs

11.9/26.24
13.6/29.98

Connections

HDMI

2
3

USB

1
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)

0
1

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
1

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

Vudu, GooglePlay
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

Motion Rate
Clear Motion

Backlight technology

Direct LED
Direct LED

Manufacturer

CSOT

Native refresh rate, Hz

60
120

Panel bit depth, bits

8
10

Pixel pitch, cm/in

0.057/0.022
0.031/0.012

Pixel density, ppi

45
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

47
70

Maximum power consumption, W

140
130

Standby power consumption, W

0.5
0.5

User manual

Manual

TVs AVinfoHUB comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 23.5
  • 21.1
  • 23.5Samsung UN50M5300A
  • 21.1TCL 55S405

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