Comparison between:
- 42.5" Sony KD-43XG7096
- 42.5" Samsung UN43AU8000
- 42.5" Sony KD-43X80J

Brand, series, model

Information about the brand, series, model and model aliases.

Sony KD-43XG7096Samsung UN43AU8000Sony KD-43X80J
SeriesXG70AU8000X80J
Sony KD-43XG7096Samsung UN43AU8000Sony KD-43X80J
Model aliasKD-43XG7004
KD-43XG7005
UN43AU8000FXZAKD-43X81J
Model year201920212021

Display

Information about the main characteristics of the display - panel, backlight, resolution, refresh rate, etc.

Size class42.5 in42.5 in42.5 in
Diagonal1080 mm
108 cm
42.5197 in
3.5433 ft
1080 mm
108 cm
42.5197 in
3.5433 ft
1080 mm
108 cm
42.5197 in
3.5433 ft
Width941.302 mm
94.1302 cm
37.0591 in
3.0883 ft
941.184 mm
94.1184 cm
37.0545 in
3.0879 ft
941.184 mm
94.1184 cm
37.0545 in
3.0879 ft
Height529.482 mm
52.9482 cm
20.8458 in
1.7371 ft
529.416 mm
52.9416 cm
20.8431 in
1.7369 ft
529.416 mm
52.9416 cm
20.8431 in
1.7369 ft
Panel typeIPSVAIPS
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)
FRCYesYesYes
Colors1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
Pixel pitch0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0097 in
0.0008 ft
0.494 mm
0.0494 cm
0.0194 in
0.0016 ft
0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0096 in
0.0008 ft
Pixel density104 ppi
40 ppcm
103 ppi
40 ppcm
103 ppi
40 ppcm
Display area90.14 %92.19 %90.41 %
BacklightEdge LEDEdge LEDDirect LED
HDRHDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
HDR10+
HDR
HDR10
Dolby Vision
HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °178 °

3D

3D displays use various technologies to achieve a 3D effect. Each of these technologies has its own advantages and drawbacks.

3DNoNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Vertical frequency (digital)50 Hz / 60 Hz50 Hz / 60 Hz50 Hz / 60 Hz

Frame interpolation

Many smart TV sets use a technology for interpolating (inserting) of intermediate frames between existing ones in order to achieve more fluent visualization, especially for dynamic scenes.

Interpolation technologyMotionflow XR-Motionflow XR
Interpolation value400-200
Interpolation measurement unitXR-XR
KD-43XG7004 - 100 XR
KD-43XG7005 - 200 XR
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Power supply and consumption

Information about the power supply and consumption, energy efficiency class, etc.

110V-100 V - 120 V100 V - 120 V
220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (average)66 W56 W-
Power consumption (maximum)100 W120 W-
Power consumption (annual)96 kWh113 kWh-
Energy efficiency classA--

Dimensions, weight and color

Information about the dimensions and the weight of the specific model with and without stand as well as the colors, in which it is offered to the market.

Width970 mm
97 cm
38.189 in
3.1824 ft
965.5 mm
96.55 cm
38.0118 in
3.1677 ft
972 mm
97.2 cm
38.2677 in
3.189 ft
Height570 mm
57 cm
22.4409 in
1.8701 ft
559.8 mm
55.98 cm
22.0394 in
1.8366 ft
567 mm
56.7 cm
22.3228 in
1.8602 ft
Depth57 mm
5.7 cm
2.2441 in
0.187 ft
25.7 mm
2.57 cm
1.0118 in
0.0843 ft
70 mm
7 cm
2.7559 in
0.2297 ft
Weight9.7 kg
21.38 lbs
8.4 kg
18.52 lbs
10 kg
22.05 lbs
Width with stand970 mm
97 cm
38.189 in
3.1824 ft
965.5 mm
96.55 cm
38.0118 in
3.1677 ft
972 mm
97.2 cm
38.2677 in
3.189 ft
Height with stand630 mm
63 cm
24.8031 in
2.0669 ft
600.1 mm
60.01 cm
23.626 in
1.9688 ft
632 mm
63.2 cm
24.8819 in
2.0735 ft
Depth with stand260 mm
26 cm
10.2362 in
0.853 ft
195.1 mm
19.51 cm
7.6811 in
0.6401 ft
286 mm
28.6 cm
11.2598 in
0.9383 ft
Weight with stand10.3 kg
22.71 lbs
8.9 kg
19.62 lbs
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Box width1070 mm
107 cm
42.126 in
3.5105 ft
1093 mm
109.3 cm
43.0315 in
3.586 ft
1072 mm
107.2 cm
42.2047 in
3.5171 ft
Box height695 mm
69.5 cm
27.3622 in
2.2802 ft
677 mm
67.7 cm
26.6535 in
2.2211 ft
699 mm
69.9 cm
27.5197 in
2.2933 ft
Box depth141 mm
14.1 cm
5.5512 in
0.4626 ft
129 mm
12.9 cm
5.0787 in
0.4232 ft
143 mm
14.3 cm
5.6299 in
0.4692 ft
Box weight15 kg
33.07 lbs
12.1 kg
26.68 lbs
14 kg
30.86 lbs
Stand width-681.9 mm
68.19 cm
26.8465 in
2.2372 ft
665 mm
66.5 cm
26.1811 in
2.1818 ft
Stand depth-195.1 mm
19.51 cm
7.6811 in
0.6401 ft
286 mm
28.6 cm
11.2598 in
0.9383 ft
ColorsBlackBlackBlack

Ergonomics

Information about the ergonomic functions - height adjustment, swivel angles, tilt angles, etc.

VESA mountYesYesYes
VESA interface100 x 200 mm200 x 200 mm200 x 200 mm
Removable standYesYesYes
Height adjustmentNoNoNo
Landscape/portrait pivotNoNoNo
Left/right swivelNoNoNo
Forward/backward tiltNoNoNo
Stand width - 673 mmFlat Lift Stand
Slim Fit Wall-Mount (optional)
Black Slim Blade Stand

TV tuner

The TV tuner is a device, which allows the receiving and visualization of a certain type of television signal. There are tuners for digital, analog, cable and satellite television.

TV tunerAnalog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T
DVB-T2
DVB-C
DVB-S
DVB-S2
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
ATSC
Clear QAM
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T
DVB-T2
DVB-C
DVB-S
DVB-S2

System on Chip (SoC)

Information about the central processor, graphic processor and the memory of the model.

Processor brand name-Crystal Processor 4K4K HDR Processor X1
Processor (CPU)--ARM Cortex-A73
CPU cores444
RAM capacity--4 GB
Storage16 GB-16 GB

OS, apps and software features

Information about the operating system, applications, various software features if available.

Operating system (OS)Smart TVTizen 6.0Android 10

Audio

Information about the audio system - number and power of the built-in speakers, supported audio technologies.

Speakers2 x 10 W2 x 10 W2 x 10 W
Bass reflex
DTS Digital Surround
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Atmos
2.0 CH
Adaptive Sound
Dolby Digital Plus
Q-Symphony Lite
2.0 CH
Bass reflex speaker
X-Balanced speaker
DTS Digital Surround
Dolby Atmos
Dolby Audio
Room Compensation

Camera

Many contemporary desktop monitors and smart TV sets have built-in cameras.

CameraNoNoNo

Network

Supported network technologies and standards for exchanging data with other devices.

NetworkLAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
Bluetooth 4.2
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
Bluetooth 4.2

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity2 x USB 2.0 (max 0.5 A)
1 x USB 3.0 (max 0.9 A)
1 x Ethernet RJ45
3 x HDMI 2.0 (eARC; CEC)
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x AV Composite In (Video + L/R)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.4
1 x IR Out
1 x USB 2.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
3 x HDMI 2.0
1 x Cable/Antenna In (F-type female)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x RS232 (C)
2 x USB
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (CEC)
1 x Cable/Antenna In (F-type female)
1 x AV Composite In 3.5 mm jack
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x RS232 (C)
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.3
BRAVIA Sync (HDMI-CEC)
Enhanced Audio Return Channel (eARC)
Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC)
Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM)
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Enhanced Audio Return Channel (eARC)
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Enhanced Audio Return Channel (eARC)
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.3

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

Features4K X-Reality Pro
ClearAudio+
Clear Phase Speaker
Dynamic Backlight Control
Dynamic Contrast Enhancer
Frame Dimming
Light sensor
Live Color Technology
PVR
S-Force Front Surround sound
Triluminos Display
3-side bezelless design
Accessibility (Enlarge / High Contrast / Multi-output Audio / Color Inversion / Grayscale / Sign Language Zoom / Slow Button Repeat)
Alexa
Ambient Mode
Apple Airplay 2
Auto Motion Plus
Bixby
Brightness Detection
ConnectShare
Contrast Enhancer
Crystal Display
Digital Clean View
Dynamic Crystal Colour
Eco Sensor
Filmmaker mode
Google Assistant
InstaPort S (HDMI Quick Switch)
LED Clear Motion
Mega Contrast
Motion Xcelerator
Multiroom Link
PC on TV
PVR
SmartThings
Tap View
TV Plus
UHD Dimming
V-Chip
4K X-Reality Pro
Alexa
Apple Airplay
Apple Homekit
Chromecast built-in
Dynamic Contrast Enhancer
Frame Dimming
Google Assistant
Light sensor
Live Color Technology
Object-based HDR remaster
Triluminos Pro Display
Voice command

Image file formats

Smart TV sets allow the display of different image file formats.

Image file formatsJPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO
JPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO
BMP
JPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO

Audio file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing different audio file formats.

Audio file formats/codecsFLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
LPCM
AAC
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
APE
AIFF
ALAC
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
LPCM

Video file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing various video file formats.

Video file formats/codecsAVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
M2TS
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
ASF
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
M2TS
MP4
MPEG-4
TS
VC-1
VP7
VP8
VP9
VOB
VRO
WebM
WMV
AV1
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
M2TS
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesENERGY STAR
UL/cUL
ENERGY STAR
RoHS
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Operating and storage conditions

There are certain requirements for the environmental conditions, in which the display should be used and stored in order to function properly.

Operating temperature0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
-0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
Operating humidity10 % - 80 %-10 % - 80 %

Accessories

Often the packaging of desktop monitors and smart TV sets includes accessories for them.

AccessoriesIR extender cableSmart remote control - TM2180AVoice remote control

Additional features

Information about other features.

Additional features-AirSlim DesignMinimalist Design
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