Comparison between:
- 42.5" Metz Micos 43 TX68 UHD twin R
- 42.5" Skyworth 43Q20
- 49.5" Skyworth 50G2A

Brand, series, model

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

Metz Micos 43 TX68 UHD twin RSkyworth 43Q20Skyworth 50G2A
SeriesMicos-G2A
Metz Micos 43 TX68 UHD twin RSkyworth 43Q20Skyworth 50G2A
Model year201720192018

Display

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

Size class42.5 in42.5 in49.5 in
Diagonal1080 mm
108 cm
42.5197 in
3.5433 ft
1080 mm
108 cm
42.5197 in
3.5433 ft
1257 mm
125.7 cm
49.4882 in
4.124 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
1095.84 mm
109.584 cm
43.1433 in
3.5953 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
616.41 mm
61.641 cm
24.2681 in
2.0223 ft
Panel manufacturer--Innolux
Panel model--V500DJ6-QE1
Panel type-IPSVA
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits10 bits (8 bits + FRC)
FRCYes-Yes
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
0.0096 in
0.0008 ft
0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0096 in
0.0008 ft
0.285 mm
0.0285 cm
0.0112 in
0.0009 ft
Pixel density103 ppi
40 ppcm
103 ppi
40 ppcm
89 ppi
35 ppcm
Display area83.59 %93.21 %92.43 %
BacklightEdge LEDDirect LEDDirect LED
Brightness-250 cd/m²300 cd/m²
Peak brightness380 cd/m²--
Static contrast-1300 : 15000 : 1
Dynamic contrast7000000 : 1--
HDR-HDR10
Dolby Vision
HDR10
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °178 °
Minimum response time5 ms
0.0050 s
9.5 ms
0.0095 s
-
Average response time--9 ms
0.0090 s
-RGBW structure - 2880 (RGB) + 960 (W)-

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 technologyMetzVision--
Interpolation value400--
Interpolation measurement unitMV--

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 (off)0.15 W-0.5 W
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (average)82 W65 W-
Power consumption (maximum)-93 W-
Power consumption (annual)-95 kWh-
Energy efficiency classBA-

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.

Width963 mm
96.3 cm
37.9134 in
3.1594 ft
958 mm
95.8 cm
37.7165 in
3.143 ft
1121.66 mm
112.166 cm
44.1598 in
3.68 ft
Height619 mm
61.9 cm
24.3701 in
2.0308 ft
558 mm
55.8 cm
21.9685 in
1.8307 ft
651.51 mm
65.151 cm
25.65 in
2.1375 ft
Depth77 mm
7.7 cm
3.0315 in
0.2526 ft
89 mm
8.9 cm
3.5039 in
0.292 ft
91.948 mm
9.1948 cm
3.62 in
0.3017 ft
Weight15.8 kg
34.83 lbs
6.5 kg
14.33 lbs
-
Width with stand963 mm
96.3 cm
37.9134 in
3.1594 ft
-1231.14 mm
123.114 cm
48.4701 in
4.0392 ft
Height with stand667 mm
66.7 cm
26.2598 in
2.1883 ft
-707.39 mm
70.739 cm
27.85 in
2.3208 ft
Depth with stand300 mm
30 cm
11.811 in
0.9843 ft
-278.13 mm
27.813 cm
10.95 in
0.9125 ft
Weight with stand18.7 kg
41.23 lbs
-11.88 kg
26.19 lbs
Box width-1060 mm
106 cm
41.7323 in
3.4777 ft
-
Box height-645 mm
64.5 cm
25.3937 in
2.1161 ft
-
Box depth-145 mm
14.5 cm
5.7087 in
0.4757 ft
-
Box weight-9.6 kg
21.16 lbs
-
ColorsBlackBlack
Silver
Champagne

Ergonomics

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

VESA mountYesYesYes
VESA interface200 x 200 mm200 x 200 mm200 x 200 mm
Removable standYesYesYes
Height adjustmentNoNoNo
Landscape/portrait pivotNoNoNo
Left/right swivelNoNoNo
Forward/backward tiltNoNoNo

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
DVB-T2 HD
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T
DVB-T2
DVB-C
DVB-S2
ATSC

System on Chip (SoC)

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

SoC-MediaTek MT5886MediaTek MT5891
Processor (CPU)-ARM Cortex-A53ARM Cortex-A53
CPU cores-44
CPU frequency--1100 MHz
GPU-ARM Mali-450 MP4ARM Mali-T860 MP2
GPU cores-22
GPU frequency-1000 MHz700 MHz
RAM capacity-2 GB2 GB
RAM type-DDR3DDR3
Storage500 GB16 GB16 GB

OS, apps and software features

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

Operating system (OS)Smart TVAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo

Audio

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

Speakers2 x 20 W2 x 10 W2 x 10 W
Dolby Digital Plus
Front firing
MetzSounfPro
2.0 CH
DTS TruSurround
Dolby Atmos
DTS TruSurround
Ultra Surround
Hi-Fi Audio
Wireless Sound Sync

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

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity1 x USB 2.0
1 x USB 3.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC)
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x Satellite In (Sub; F-type female)
1 x SCART (via adapter)
1 x S/PDIF
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
2 x CI+ 1.3
1 x USB 2.0
1 x USB 3.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
2 x HDMI 1.4
1 x HDMI 2.0
1 x Satellite In
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF)
1 x CI+
1 x USB 2.0
1 x USB 3.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
2 x HDMI
1 x HDMI (MHL)
1 x D-sub
1 x Cable/Antenna In
1 x AV Composite In (Video + L/R)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x S/PDIF
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection) 2.2-

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

FeaturesDynamic Motion Correction
Light sensor
Picture-in-Picture
PVR
twin R - build-in digital recorder
Chromecast
Content Share
Google Assistant
MEMC
Netflix
Wide Color Gamut
4K upscaling
Infinity a53 Pro processor
Google Assistant
MEMC
Trochilus Extreme

Image file formats

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

Image file formatsJPEG
PNG
JPEG
GIF
PNG
JPEG
GIF
PNG

Audio file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing different audio file formats.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
aptX
MP3
AAC
AAC+
AC3
FLAC
M4A
MP3
WMA
WAV
EAC3
AAC
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV

Video file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing various video file formats.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
Xvid
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
MPEG-4
VP9
WMV
MPEG-1
MPEG-2
MVC
VC1
3GPP
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MPEG-4
TS
VC-1
VP9
VOB
VRO
WebM

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 temperature-10 °C - 35 °C
50 °F - 95 °F
-
Operating humidity-0 % - 80 %-

Accessories

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

AccessoriesRemote control - RM183.5mm - RCA audio cableVoice Remote Cotntrol
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