Comparison between:
- 42.5" Hisense 43A7G
- 42.5" Metz Alegra 43 TY86 UHD twin R
- 42.5" Metz Calea 43 TY62 UHD twin
- 42.5" Vizio M437-G0

Brand, series, model

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

Hisense 43A7GMetz Alegra 43 TY86 UHD twin RMetz Calea 43 TY62 UHD twinVizio M437-G0
SeriesA7G-CaleaM
Hisense 43A7GMetz Alegra 43 TY86 UHD twin RMetz Calea 43 TY62 UHD twinVizio M437-G0
Model alias43A7GQ---
Model year2021202020202019

Display

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

Size class42.5 in42.5 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
1080 mm
108 cm
42.5197 in
3.5433 ft
Width941.184 mm
94.1184 cm
37.0545 in
3.0879 ft
941.184 mm
94.1184 cm
37.0545 in
3.0879 ft
940.896 mm
94.0896 cm
37.0431 in
3.0869 ft
941.184 mm
94.1184 cm
37.0545 in
3.0879 ft
Height529.416 mm
52.9416 cm
20.8431 in
1.7369 ft
529.416 mm
52.9416 cm
20.8431 in
1.7369 ft
529.25 mm
52.925 cm
20.8366 in
1.7364 ft
529.416 mm
52.9416 cm
20.8431 in
1.7369 ft
Panel typeVAIPSIPSVA
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits10 bits
FRCYesYes--
Colors1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 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
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
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
Pixel pitch0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0096 in
0.0008 ft
0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0096 in
0.0008 ft
0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0096 in
0.0008 ft
0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0096 in
0.0008 ft
Pixel density103 ppi
40 ppcm
103 ppi
40 ppcm
103 ppi
40 ppcm
103 ppi
40 ppcm
Display area92.95 %83.59 %77.76 %90.91 %
BacklightDirect LED (Full-Array Local Dimming)Direct LED (Full-Array Local Dimming)Direct LED (Full-Array Local Dimming)Direct LED (Full-Array Local Dimming)
DCI P390 %---
Brightness300 cd/m²---
Peak brightness-600 cd/m²450 cd/m²400 cd/m²
Static contrast4000 : 1-700000 : 1-
Dynamic contrast-1500000 : 1-5000000 : 1
HDRDolby Vision
HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
HDR10+
-HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
Dolby Vision
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °178 °178 °
Minimum response time-5 ms
0.0050 s
5 ms
0.0050 s
-
Input lag20 ms
0.0200 s
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---Local dimming - 12 zones

3D

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

3DNoNoNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Vertical frequency (digital)50 Hz / 60 Hz50 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 technologyPicture Criteria IndexMetzVisionMetzVisionClear Action
Interpolation value20001200400360
Interpolation measurement unitPCIMVMVCA

Power supply and consumption

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

110V100 V - 120 V100 V - 120 V100 V - 120 V100 V - 120 V
220V-220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V-
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Power consumption (off)-0.3 W--
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W0.2 W0.5 W
Power consumption (average)-60 W95 W-
Power consumption (maximum)---115 W
Power consumption (annual)--132 kWh-
Energy efficiency classG-B-

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.

Width959 mm
95.9 cm
37.7559 in
3.1463 ft
963 mm
96.3 cm
37.9134 in
3.1594 ft
963 mm
96.3 cm
37.9134 in
3.1594 ft
966 mm
96.6 cm
38.0315 in
3.1693 ft
Height559 mm
55.9 cm
22.0079 in
1.834 ft
619 mm
61.9 cm
24.3701 in
2.0308 ft
665 mm
66.5 cm
26.1811 in
2.1818 ft
567.4 mm
56.74 cm
22.3386 in
1.8615 ft
Depth74 mm
7.4 cm
2.9134 in
0.2428 ft
81 mm
8.1 cm
3.189 in
0.2657 ft
81 mm
8.1 cm
3.189 in
0.2657 ft
74.2 mm
7.42 cm
2.9213 in
0.2434 ft
Weight8.3 kg
18.3 lbs
13.8 kg
30.42 lbs
13.8 kg
30.42 lbs
7.7 kg
16.98 lbs
Width with stand959 mm
95.9 cm
37.7559 in
3.1463 ft
963 mm
96.3 cm
37.9134 in
3.1594 ft
963 mm
96.3 cm
37.9134 in
3.1594 ft
966 mm
96.6 cm
38.0315 in
3.1693 ft
Height with stand615 mm
61.5 cm
24.2126 in
2.0177 ft
664 mm
66.4 cm
26.1417 in
2.1785 ft
619 mm
61.9 cm
24.3701 in
2.0308 ft
662.4 mm
66.24 cm
26.0787 in
2.1732 ft
Depth with stand199 mm
19.9 cm
7.8346 in
0.6529 ft
300 mm
30 cm
11.811 in
0.9843 ft
300 mm
30 cm
11.811 in
0.9843 ft
222.8 mm
22.28 cm
8.7717 in
0.731 ft
Weight with stand8.5 kg
18.74 lbs
16.4 kg
36.16 lbs
16.4 kg
36.16 lbs
7.9 kg
17.42 lbs
Box width1063 mm
106.3 cm
41.8504 in
3.4875 ft
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Box height650 mm
65 cm
25.5906 in
2.1325 ft
---
Box depth128 mm
12.8 cm
5.0394 in
0.4199 ft
---
Box weight11.1 kg
24.47 lbs
---
Stand width853 mm
85.3 cm
33.5827 in
2.7986 ft
---
Stand depth199 mm
19.9 cm
7.8346 in
0.6529 ft
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ColorsDark GrayGraphite grey and blackGrayBlack

Ergonomics

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

VESA mountYesYesYesYes
VESA interface200 x 200 mm200 x 200 mm200 x 200 mm200 x 200 mm
Removable standYesYesYesYes
Height adjustmentNoNoNoNo
Landscape/portrait pivotNoNoNoNo
Left/right swivelNoNoNoNo
Forward/backward tiltNoNoNoNo

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)
DVB-T
DVB-T2
DVB-S
DVB-S2
DVB-C
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T
DVB-T2
DVB-C2
DVB-S
DVB-S2
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
ATSC
Clear QAM
-Dual tunerDual tuner-

System on Chip (SoC)

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

SoCNovaTek NT72671D--V8
Processor (CPU)2x ARM Cortex-A73, 2x ARM Cortex-A52---
CPU cores4--4
GPUARM Mali-G51---
GPU cores---4

OS, apps and software features

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

Operating system (OS)VIDAA U5.0Smart TVSmart TVSmartCast 3.0

Audio

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

Speakers2 x 7 W2 x 20 W2 x 20 W2 x 10 W
Dolby Atmos
Dolby Audio MS12
NICAM Stereo
6 speakers
7-band equalizer
Dolby Digital+
MetzSoundPro
6 speakers
7-band equalizer
Dolby Digital+
MetzSoundPro
Dolby Digital Plus
DTS StudioSound II
DTS TruSurround
DTS TruVolume

Camera

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

CameraNoNoNoNo

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
Bluetooth 5.0
Anyview Cast
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity1 x USB 2.0
1 x USB 3.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45 (100 Mbps)
3 x HDMI 2.0
1 x Satellite 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 Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.4
1 x USB 2.0 (5V / 1A)
2 x USB 3.0 (5V / 0.5A)
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type)
1 x Satellite In (Sub; F-type)
1 x Video Component In 3.5 mm jack
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF)
2 x CI+
1 x USB 2.0 (5V / 1A)
1 x USB 3.0 (5V / 0.5A)
1 x Ethernet RJ45
3 x HDMI
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type)
1 x Satellite In (Sub; F-type)
1 x Video Component In 3.5 mm jack
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF)
2 x CI+
1 x USB 2.0 (max 0.5 A)
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC)
1 x Cable/Antenna In (Main; F-type female)
1 x AV Composite In (Video + L/R)
1 x RCA Audio Out (L/R)
1 x Optical Audio Out
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM)
Enhanced Audio Return Channel (eARC) on HDMI 2
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2
Variable Refresh Rate (VRR)
-High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

FeaturesAI 4K upscaling
AI Picture Optimizaton
Alexa
Depth Enhancer
Game Mode
Google Assistant
Low Blue Light
MEMC (Motion Estimation Motion Compensation)
Netflix
Noise Reduction
Prime Video
Quantum Dot Color
Smooth Motion
Ultra Dimming
Voice command
Wide Color Gamut
YouTube
Ambient light
Dynamic motion compensation (DMC)
Internet radio
Metz Media System
MetzRemote App
Picture-in-Picture
Smart TV portal
Streaming (Client)
Timeshift function (USB)
Tri-Star operating concept
USB recording
Ambient light
HbbTV 1.5
Internet radio
Metz Media System
MetzRemote App
Picture-in-Picture
Smart TV portal
Streaming (Client)
Timeshift function (USB)
Tri-Star operating concept
USB recording
Active Full Array
Light sensor
Quantum Color Spectrum
Spatial Scaling Engine
Voice command

Image file formats

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

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

Audio file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing different audio file formats.

Audio file formats/codecs3GPP
AAC
AAC+
FLAC
M4A
MP3
WMA
WAV
MP4
3GPP
AAC
aptX
M4A
MP3
WAV
HE-AAC
3GPP
AAC
M4A
MP3
WAV
HE-AAC
AAC
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV

Video file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing various video file formats.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
MPEG-4
VP9
VOB
WebM
Xvid
AV1
FLV
OGM
AVI
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
MPEG-4
AVI
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
MPEG-4
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
TS
VP9
WMV
Xvid

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesTÜV Rheinland Certified Low Blue Light--ENERGY STAR 7.0
FCC Class B
UL/cUL

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 temperature5 °C - 35 °C
41 °F - 95 °F
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Operating humidity20 % - 80 %---
Storage temperature-15 °C - 45 °C
5 °F - 113 °F
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Storage humidity10 % - 70 %---

Accessories

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

AccessoriesVoice remote control-Remote control - RM18Remote control - XRT136
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