An affordable TV is always a good option to consider, so Samsung UN65MU8500 vs TCL 65S405 comparison definitely makes sense. The screen size is the same and is 65 inches. The UN65MU8500 belongs to the series MU8500, and the TCL 65S405 - S405. The Samsung UN65MU8500 series has 55, 65 inches diagonals, and 65S405 boasts 43, 49, 55, 65 inches diagonals.
Support for 4K/UHD is implemented in both models. Each of the compared devices supports Full HD resolution. The UN65MU8500 has the VA display, while 65S405 has the LCD display. The TCL 65S405 works with 60Hz refresh rate, for Samsung UN65MU8500 the refresh rate is 120Hz. Both TVs support High dynamic range (HDR) technology.
Sound in the stereo format is available to each TV. The speaker power of the Samsung UN65MU8500 is 40W, versus 16W of the TCL 65S405. Dolby Atmos multi-channel audio format is not supported by both of the tested models.
The width of the UN65MU8500 is 144.27/56.79 cm/in, and for the 65S405 it is 146.81/57.8 cm/inches. The height of Samsung UN65MU8500 is 83.57/32.9 cm/in, TCL 65S405 of height 84.58/33.3 cm/inches. A depth UN65MU8500 is 11.43/4.5 cm/in, the 65S405 has 7.87/3.1 cm/in depth.
The UN65MU8500 has 4 HDMI connectors versus 3 connectors in the 65S405. As for USB, the UN65MU8500 has 3 ports, compared with 1 ports for the 65S405. These rivals can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Support for WI-FI 5GHz is implemented both in UN65MU8500 and in 65S405.
VESA sizes differ and amount to 400 x 400 versus 300 x 300 for the TCL 65S405.
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 UN65MU8500 and 65S405.
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 UN65MU8500 is better TV in this comparison. Check Samsung UN65MU8500 price