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LG 49LH604 vs Samsung HG32ED690

LG 49LH604 vs Samsung HG32ED690

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LG 49LH604
Samsung HG32ED690

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
35% larger display diagonal Edit
The LG 49LH604 is a 49" TV. That's 17" larger than the Samsung HG32ED690 (32"). Read more

‘Display Diagonal’ is the measure of the size of the TV screen from top-left to bottom-right corner, excluding any frame or border.

One of the most important considerations when choosing the right screen size for your TV is the typical distance from which you will be viewing the screen. TVs with a bigger display diagonal allow you to make the most of HD content and are great for watching movies. A good rule of thumb is to multiply the display diagonal by 2.5 to determine the viewing distance. So a 40 inch TV is best viewed from 100 inches away, which is equivalent to 8.3 feet or 2.54m. For home cinema setups and a truly immersive experience this ratio can be reduced to 1.2. This will give a screen size that fills 40 degrees of the viewer's field of vision. So if you viewing from a distance of 6ft (72 inches) you would need a TV display diagonal of 60 inches.

£55 cheaper
The LG 49LH604 costs £54.60 less than the Samsung HG32ED690.
Available from 24 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 49LH604 is "A++", however the rating of the Samsung HG32ED690 is "A+".
2 Reasons For
Thinner Edit
Samsung HG32ED690 is 64.9mm thick. That's 14.5mm thinner than the LG 49LH604 (64.9mm). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

PC in (D-Sub) port Edit
The Samsung HG32ED690 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, however the LG 49LH604 does not have a PC in (D-Sub) port. Read more

The socket (port) to receive input from a PC via a D-sub, which is a connector with a characteristic D-shaped metal shield. Also known as a VGA Port.

A D-sub port is needed to connect your TV to older devices and computers that use a VGA connection - generally those made before 2000.

Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
Thicker Edit
LG 49LH604 is 79.4mm thick, but the Samsung HG32ED690 is a 64.9mm thick TV (14.5mm thinner). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

5 Reasons Against
17" smaller display diagonal Edit
The Samsung HG32ED690 has a display diagonal of 32", whereas the LG 49LH604 is a 49" TV (17" larger). Read more

‘Display Diagonal’ is the measure of the size of the TV screen from top-left to bottom-right corner, excluding any frame or border.

One of the most important considerations when choosing the right screen size for your TV is the typical distance from which you will be viewing the screen. TVs with a bigger display diagonal allow you to make the most of HD content and are great for watching movies. A good rule of thumb is to multiply the display diagonal by 2.5 to determine the viewing distance. So a 40 inch TV is best viewed from 100 inches away, which is equivalent to 8.3 feet or 2.54m. For home cinema setups and a truly immersive experience this ratio can be reduced to 1.2. This will give a screen size that fills 40 degrees of the viewer's field of vision. So if you viewing from a distance of 6ft (72 inches) you would need a TV display diagonal of 60 inches.

More expensive by £55
The Samsung HG32ED690 is £54.60 more expensive than the LG 49LH604.
Less retailers
The Samsung HG32ED690 is only stocked by 7 retailers, whereas the LG 49LH604 is stocked by 31 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
Older by three months
The Samsung HG32ED690 is three months older than the LG 49LH604.
Lower energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung HG32ED690 is "A+", however the rating of the LG 49LH604 is "A++".

Average User Rating

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Date Released

14 months Ago 18 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

1 Year No data

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -
Electricity cost - switched on £ 49.67
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 52.71
Purchase price £ 419.50
Total cost of ownership £ 472.21
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

No data
0.26T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.26 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
49"
BEST
32"
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D
 3D
 3D
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Response Time
Unknown - Click to provide data 8ms
Display Brightness
Unknown - Click to provide data 300 cd/m²
Supported Video Mode
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
900 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 4:3
 Zoom
 16:9
 4:3
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
123cm
BEST
80cm
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°

Audio

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Sound Modes
 Standard
 Music
 Sports
 Game
 Standard
 Music
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound

Smart TV

Lifestyle Apps
 Samsung Smart View
 Samsung Smart View
Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Operating System Version
3.0 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 Web OS
 Web OS
Hospitality Home Menu
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Hospitality home menu
Welcome Messages
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Welcome messages

Design

Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Colour
 Black
 Black

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 31W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A++
BEST
 A++
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 24W
Annual Energy Consumption
66kWh 43kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 86W
Energy Saving Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy saving mode

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
Unknown - Click to provide data

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto channel search
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C

Performance

Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
Voice Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Voice control
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Subtitles
 Subtitles
 Subtitles
Security Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Security mode
Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug & Play
Clock Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Clock function
Processor Cores
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Teletext
2,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
 Samsung HyperReal Engine
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
 Samsung HyperReal Engine
External Clock Dimming Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 External clock dimming control
Hospitality Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Hospitality Plug & Play
USB Cloning Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB cloning function
Software Clock
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Software clock
Clock Back Up Supply
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Clock back up supply
External Clock Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data
 External clock compatibility

Packaging Content

Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Mounting Kit
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mounting kit
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Remote Control Type
L-con TM1240
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 90 - 90
Multi Code Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Multi code remote control
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
VESA Mounting Interfaces
 300 x 300
 300 x 300
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Screwed Battery Cover
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screwed battery cover
Power On Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power on mode

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11n
 IEEE 802.11n
BEST
 802.11n
 IEEE 802.11n
Miracast
 Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
Browsing
 Browsing
 Browsing
Web Browser
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Web browser
H.Browser Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data
 H.Browser compatibility

Management Features

Soundbar Connection Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Soundbar connection port
Auto Power Off System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off system
ECO Mode
 ECO mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Hotel Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Hotel mode
Smart Modes
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
 Music
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
 Music
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
On/Off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/Off timer
Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 27
Programming Period
8 day(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
My Channel Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 My Channel function
Logo Display With Time Out Setting (BMP/movie)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Logo display with time out setting (BMP/movie)
LYNK REACH Server Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LYNK REACH server compatibility
LYNK SINC Server Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LYNK SINC server compatibility
Smoovie Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Smoovie compatibility
LYNK DRM
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LYNK DRM
Auto Source Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto source mode
Music Mode Backlight On/off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Music mode backlight on/off

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
79.4mm 64.9mm
BEST
Weight
11.8kg 5kg
BEST
Package Weight
16.1kg 7.5kg
BEST
Weight With Stand
12.1kg 6.4kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
216mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
702mm 465.6mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
1,107mm 721.4mm
BEST
Height
645mm 428.5mm
Width
1,107mm 721.4mm
Package Height
775mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
1,197mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI) Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface (CI) slot
Headphone Outputs
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
PC in (D-Sub) Port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
BEST
Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)
 Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
RF Port
2 2
RS-232 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
2 2
HDMI Version
 1.4a
 1.4a
BEST
HDMI Port
3 3
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
RJ-12 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

RF Input
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Dolby Technologies
 DTS
 DTS-HD
 DTS
 DTS-HD
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