Comparison between:
- 42.5" Samsung UE43NU7120
- 42.5" Panasonic TX-43FX550
- 42.5" Samsung UE43NU7400
- 42.5" Sony KD-43XF8577

Brand, series, model

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

Samsung UE43NU7120Panasonic TX-43FX550Samsung UE43NU7400Sony KD-43XF8577
SeriesNU7120FX550NU7400XF85
Samsung UE43NU7120Panasonic TX-43FX550Samsung UE43NU7400Sony KD-43XF8577
Model aliasUE43NU7120WXXNTX-43FX550EUE43NU7400UXXU
UE43NU7409UXZG
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Model year2018201820182018

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
Width941.302 mm
94.1302 cm
37.0591 in
3.0883 ft
941.302 mm
94.1302 cm
37.0591 in
3.0883 ft
941.302 mm
94.1302 cm
37.0591 in
3.0883 ft
941.302 mm
94.1302 cm
37.0591 in
3.0883 ft
Height529.482 mm
52.9482 cm
20.8458 in
1.7371 ft
529.482 mm
52.9482 cm
20.8458 in
1.7371 ft
529.482 mm
52.9482 cm
20.8458 in
1.7371 ft
529.482 mm
52.9482 cm
20.8458 in
1.7371 ft
Panel typeIPSIPSIPS, VAIPS
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits
FRCYesYesYes-
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
0.0097 in
0.0008 ft
0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0097 in
0.0008 ft
0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0097 in
0.0008 ft
0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0097 in
0.0008 ft
Pixel density104 ppi
40 ppcm
104 ppi
40 ppcm
104 ppi
40 ppcm
104 ppi
40 ppcm
Display area91.21 %90.78 %91.21 %90.77 %
BacklightEdge LEDDirect LEDEdge LEDEdge LED
Brightness250 cd/m²---
Static contrast1200 : 1---
HDRHDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
HDR10+
HDR10
HDR10+
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
HDR10+
HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
Horizontal viewing angle-178 °-178 °
Vertical viewing angle-178 °-178 °

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 Hz100 Hz / 120 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 Quality IndexBacklight Motion RatePicture Quality IndexMotionflow XR
Interpolation value1300100017001000
Interpolation measurement unitPQIBMRPQIXR

Power supply and consumption

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

220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V220 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)0.3 W0.5 W0.3 W0.5 W
Power consumption (average)-54 W70 W76 W
Power consumption (maximum)115 W-115 W143 W
Power consumption (annual)-78 kWh--
Energy efficiency classAA+AB

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.

Width970.2 mm
97.02 cm
38.1969 in
3.1831 ft
970 mm
97 cm
38.189 in
3.1824 ft
970.2 mm
97.02 cm
38.1969 in
3.1831 ft
965 mm
96.5 cm
37.9921 in
3.166 ft
Height563.2 mm
56.32 cm
22.1732 in
1.8478 ft
566 mm
56.6 cm
22.2835 in
1.857 ft
563.2 mm
56.32 cm
22.1732 in
1.8478 ft
569 mm
56.9 cm
22.4016 in
1.8668 ft
Depth58.8 mm
5.88 cm
2.315 in
0.1929 ft
73 mm
7.3 cm
2.874 in
0.2395 ft
58.8 mm
5.88 cm
2.315 in
0.1929 ft
58 mm
5.8 cm
2.2835 in
0.1903 ft
Weight9.6 kg
21.16 lbs
8.15 kg
17.97 lbs
9.5 kg
20.94 lbs
10.8 kg
23.81 lbs
Width with stand970.2 mm
97.02 cm
38.1969 in
3.1831 ft
970 mm
97 cm
38.189 in
3.1824 ft
970.2 mm
97.02 cm
38.1969 in
3.1831 ft
965 mm
96.5 cm
37.9921 in
3.166 ft
Height with stand636.3 mm
63.63 cm
25.0512 in
2.0876 ft
612 mm
61.2 cm
24.0945 in
2.0079 ft
648 mm
64.8 cm
25.5118 in
2.126 ft
628 mm
62.8 cm
24.7244 in
2.0604 ft
Depth with stand210.3 mm
21.03 cm
8.2795 in
0.69 ft
235 mm
23.5 cm
9.252 in
0.771 ft
331.8 mm
33.18 cm
13.063 in
1.0886 ft
279 mm
27.9 cm
10.9843 in
0.9154 ft
Weight with stand9.8 kg
21.61 lbs
9.75 kg
21.5 lbs
12.1 kg
26.68 lbs
11.3 kg
24.91 lbs
Box width-1085 mm
108.5 cm
42.7165 in
3.5597 ft
--
Box height-750 mm
75 cm
29.5276 in
2.4606 ft
--
Box depth-154 mm
15.4 cm
6.063 in
0.5052 ft
--
Box weight-13 kg
28.66 lbs
--
ColorsBlackBlackBlackSilver

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 mm100 x 200 mm
Removable standYesYesYesYes
Height adjustmentNoNoNoNo
Landscape/portrait pivotNoNoNoNo
Left/right swivelNoNoNoNo
Forward/backward tiltNoNoNoNo
---Stand width - 695 mm

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-T
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T2
DVB-C
DVB-S2
Analog (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-S2
DVB-S
DVB-C
--UE43NU7409 - DVB-T2 HD-

System on Chip (SoC)

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

SoC---MediaTek MT5891
Processor (CPU)---ARM Cortex-A53
CPU cores4-44
CPU frequency---1100 MHz
GPU---ARM Mali-T860 MP2
GPU cores---2
GPU frequency---700 MHz
RAM capacity---2 GB
Storage---16 GB

OS, apps and software features

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

Operating system (OS)Tizen 4.0-Tizen 4.0Android 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 10 W2 x 10 W2 x 10 W2 x 10 W
2.0 CH down firing + bass reflex
Dolby Digital Plus
Cinema Suround2.0 CH down firing + bass reflex
Dolby Digital Plus
2 x Full range (25 x 90 mm)
2 CH down firing
Bass reflex
DTS Digital Surround
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Pulse

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
DLNA
LAN
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
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

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity2 x USB 2.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
3 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC)
1 x AV Composite In 3.5 mm jack
1 x Video Component In 3.5 mm jack
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.4
2 x USB 2.0 (max 0.5 A)
1 x Ethernet RJ45
3 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC)
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.3
2 x USB 2.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
3 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC)
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x AV Composite In 3.5 mm jack
1 x Video Component In 3.5 mm jack
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.4
2 x USB 2.0 (max 0.5 A)
1 x USB 3.0 (max 0.9 A)
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC)
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x Satellite In (Sub; 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+ 1.3
1 x IR Out
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2
Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC)
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2
Viera Link (HDMI-CEC)
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2
Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC)
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2
BRAVIA Sync (HDMI-CEC)

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

FeaturesAuto Motion Plus
Contrast Enhancer
Digital Clean View
Light sensor
Mega Contrast
PurColor
UHD Dimming
UHD Engine
4K Ultra HD
Bright Panel
High Contrast
Light sensor
Auto Motion Plus
Contrast Enhancer
Digital Clean View
Dynamic Crystal Color
Extended PVR
Light sensor
Mega Contrast
UHD Dimming
UHD Engine
4K X-Reality Pro
ClearAudio+
Clear Phase Speaker
DSEE (Digital Sound Enhancement Engine)
Dynamic Backlight Control
Dynamic Contrast Enhancer
Frame Dimming
Image Processor - X1
Light sensor
Live Color Technology
Object-based HDR remaster
S-Force Front Surround sound
Super Bit mapping 4K HDR
Triluminos Display
Voice command

Image file formats

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

Image file formatsJPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO
BMP
JPEG
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/codecsAAC
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
APE
AIFF
ALAC
AAC
FLAC
MP3
WMA
WAV
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/codecs3GPP
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
3GPP
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
TS
VP9
VOB
VRO
WMV
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
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
RoHS
-ENERGY STAR
RoHS
ENERGY STAR
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 temperature-0 °C - 35 °C
32 °F - 95 °F
-0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
Operating humidity-20 % - 80 %-10 % - 80 %

Accessories

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

AccessoriesRemote control - TM1240A-Smart remote control - TM1850A (GB; IE)
Remote control - TM1240A
IR extender cable
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