Samsung UN58RU7100FXZA vs TCL 55S425

Samsung UN58RU7100FXZA
vs
TCL 55S425

If you have already decided that you want to buy a new TV, but still don't know what exactly you want, the Samsung UN58RU7100FXZA vs TCL 55S425 comparison is here to offer you two decent solutions. A noticeable difference when comparing the two models is the screen size, which is 58 inches for the UN58RU7100FXZA and 55 inches for the 55S425. The UN58RU7100FXZA from series RU7100, but the opponent belongs to series S425. The series Samsung UN58RU7100FXZA has 43, 50, 55, 58, 65, 75 inches diagonals, but in the case of 55S425 only 43, 49, 50, 55, 65, 75 diagonals are possible.

Display

Both devices support playback of 4K/UHD video. Rivals work well with Full HD video. The screen of these devices is based on the 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.

Audio

Both units work well with stereo audio format. Speakers with a power of 20W are installed in UN58RU7100FXZA, but in UN58RU7100FXZA has speakers with a power of 16W. None of the TVs in this comparison have Dolby Atmos support.

Dimensions

The Samsung UN58RU7100FXZA has a width of 130.05/51.20 cm/in, compared with a width of 124.46/49 cm/in for TCL 55S425. The Samsung UN58RU7100FXZA has a height of 75.69/29.79 cm/in, compared with a height of 72.14/28.40 cm/in for TCL 55S425. The Samsung UN58RU7100FXZA has a depth of 5.84/2.29 cm/inches, compared with a depth of 7.8/3.1 cm/in for TCL 55S425.

Connections

In each model, manufacturers provide 3 HDMI connectors. There are 2 USB ports available on the Samsung UN58RU7100FXZA, but TCL 55S425 has 1 USB ports. Models in this comparison have Internet access via Wi-Fi. However, Wi-Fi module in the Samsung UN58RU7100FXZA can operate at 5 GHz.

Ergonomics

VESA wall mount options are different and are 400 x 400 vs 200 x 200, respectively considered model.

Streaming

Users can watch Netflix movies and series on these TVs. It is possible to watch content from Hulu streaming service on these compared models. And of course, you can use HBO on the each of rivals.

Features

Each compared model can be positioned by manufacturers as Smart TV. The Local Dimming feature is not supported by the display type of both models. From the point of view of voice control, an each model do not have such an opportunity. A voice control via Amazon Alexa is implemented in Samsung UN58RU7100FXZA. Besides, each manufacturer provides a mobile application to monitor each of rivals TVs.

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Common

Product

Samsung UN58RU7100FXZA
TCL 55S425

Model

UN58RU7100FXZA
55S425

Brand

Samsung
TCL

Reviews

1020
2583

General

Series

RU7100
S425

Screen sizes in series

43, 50, 55, 58, 65, 75
43, 49, 50, 55, 65, 75

Display

Screen size, inch

58
55

4K/UHD

Full HD

Resolution, pixels

3840 x 2160
3840 x 2160

Display type

VA
VA

Screen design

flat
flat

Display width, cm/in

127.008/57.48
120.06/47.62

Display height, cm/in

72.14/28.40
68.04/26.78

Display area, %

93.08
91.66

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, ASF, VOB
MKV

Video file codecs

DivX

H.265

H.264

H.263

MPEG-4

Other

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

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

APE, AIFF, ALAC, MIDI
has not

Dimensions, weight and color

Colors

black
black

Width, cm/in

130.05/51.20
124.46/49

Height, cm/in

75.69/29.79
72.14/28.40

Depth, cm/in

5.84/2.29
7.8/3.1

Weight, kg/lbs

20.2/44.53
12.1/26.68

Width with stand, cm/in

130.05/51.20
124.46/49

Height with stand, cm/in

83.57/32.90
77.72/30.59

Depth with stand, cm/in

26.16/10.29
20.3/7.99

Weight with stand, kg/lbs

20.5/45.19
12.3/27.12

Connections

HDMI

3
3

USB

2
1

Component video input

1
1

Composite video input

1
1

VGA input

1
1

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

400 x 400
200 x 200

Removable stand

Landscape/Portrait pivot

Accessories

Camera

Microphone

Internet movie streaming

Netflix

Hulu

Amazon video

HBO

Other

Vudu, YouTube
YouTube

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

PureColor
Clear Motion

Backlight technology

Edge LED
Direct LED

Manufacturer

Samsung

Native refresh rate, Hz

240
60

Panel bit depth, bits

10
8

Pixel pitch, cm/in

0.0331/0.013
0.0315/0.0124

Pixel density, ppi

76
80

Processor

Model

Quad-core
Dual-core

Operating system

Operating system

Tizen 5.0
Roku TV

Power

Power supply, V

100 - 120
100 - 120

Typical power consumption, W

65

Maximum power consumption, W

140

Standby power consumption, W

0.4

User manual

Manual

TVs AVinfoHUB comparison rating

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  • 25.2
  • 19.9
  • 25.2Samsung UN58RU7100FXZA
  • 19.9TCL 55S425

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