LG UJ6300 Vs TCL S Series/S405 4k 2018

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: TCL S405 is better.

TCL S405 is better when we compare TCL Vs LG, because it has higher contrast ratio, better black uniformity and a faster response time.

LG UJ6300 Vs TCL S Series/S405 4k 2018: DESIGN

Stand; the two TVs have stands

Wall mount; LG UJ6300 has VESA 200×200 whereas TCL S405 has VESA 100×100

Borders; LG UJ6300 has 0.79” (2.0cm) while TCL S405 has 0.39 (1.0cm)

Max thickness; LG UJ6300 has 3.23” (8.2cm) while TCL S405 has 2.91” (7.4cm)

Max temperature; LG UJ6300 has 95oF (35oC) while TCL S405 has 99oF (37oC)

Average temperature; LG UJ6300 has 91oF (33oC), the same as TCL S405.

Bottom line: the two TVs are the same

LG UJ6300 Vs TCL S Series/S405 4k 2018: PICTURE QUALITY

Native contrast; LG UJ6300 has 1314:1 whereas TCL S405 has 4171:1

Local dimming; the two TVs don’t have

SDR real scene peak brightness; LG UJ6300 174cd/m2 whereas TCL S405 has 180cd/m2

HDR real scene peak brightness; LG UJ6300 has 297cd/m2 whereas TCL S405 has 178cd/m2

Gray uniformity; LG UJ6300 has 6.9 whereas TCL S405 has 7.1

50% Std. Dev; LG UJ6300 has 5.567% while TCL S405 has 3.112%

50% DSE; LG UJ6300 has 0.210% while TCL S405 has 0.195%

Viewing angle; LG UJ6300 has 6.2 whereas TCL S405 has 4.6

Black uniformity; LG UJ6300 has 4.2 whereas TCL S405 has 7.7

Native Std. Dev; LG UJ6300 has 3.168% whereas TCL S405 has 0.960%

Total reflections; LG UJ6300 has 3.3% whereas TCL S405 has 5.2%

Pre-calibration; LG UJ6300 has 5.1 whereas TCL S405 has 7.5

White balance dE; LG UJ6300 has 5.11 whereas TCL S405 has 3.97

Color dE; LG UJ6300 has 4.84 while TCL S405 has 2.22

Color temperature; LG UJ6300 has 5763K whereas TCL S405 has 6367K

Picture mode; LG UJ6300 has Expert (Dark Room) while TCL S405 has movie

Post calibration; LG UJ6300 has 9.2 whereas TCL S405 has 9.8

White balance dE; LG UJ6300 has 0.24 while TCL S405 has 0.29

Color dE; LG UJ6300 has 2.05 while TCL S405 has 0.48

Color temperature; LG UJ6300 has 6550K while TCL S405 has 6531K

Bottom line: TCL S405 is better

LG UJ6300 Vs TCL S Series/S405 4k 2018: MOTION

100% response; time; LG UJ6300 has 16.7ms whereas TCL S405 has 14.4ms

Flicker-free; the two TVs don’t have

Black Frame Insertion (BFI); the two TVs don’t have optional BFI

Motion interpolation; the two TVs have motion interpolation (30fps)

24p Judder; the two TVs are judder-free

Native refresh rate; each TV has 60Hz

Variable refresh rate; the two TVs don’t have

Bottom line: LG UJ6300 is better

LG UJ6300 Vs TCL S Series/S405 4k 2018: INPUTS

Input lag; LG UJ6300 has 9.8 while TCL S405 has 9.6

Supported resolutions; LG UJ6300 has 8.2 whereas TCL S405 has 8.3

Total inputs; each TV has 3 HDMI, 1 Digital optical audio out, 1 composite in, 1 tuner (cable/Ant) & 1 Ethernet. LG UJ6300 has 2 USB & 1 shared component in while TCL S405 has 1 USB and 1 Analog audio 3.5mm.

Inputs specifications; the two TVs have HDR10, HDMI 2.0 Full bandwidth, CEC, HDCP 2.2 and Wi-Fi support. LG UJ6300 has HLG while TCL S405 has variable Analog audio out.

Audio pass-through; each TV has ARC, 5.1 Dolby digital and 5.1 DTS

Bottom line: LG UJ6300 is better

LG UJ6300 Vs TCL S Series/S405 4k 2018: SOUND QUALITY

Low-frequency extension; LG UJ6300 has 100.79Hz whereas TCL S405 has 11.87Hz

Max; LG UJ6300 has 84.8dB SPL while TCL S405 has 91.5dB SPL

Distortion; LG UJ6300 has 6.2 whereas TCL S405 has 6.4

Weighted THD @ Max; LG UJ6300 has 0.774 while TCL S405 has 4.885

IMD @ Max; LG UJ6300 has 41.27% whereas TCL S405 has 17.03%

Bottom line: LG UJ6300 is better

LG UJ6300 Vs TCL S Series/S405 4k 2018: SMART FEATURES

Smart OS; LG UJ6300 operates on WebOS version 3.5 whereas TCL S405 on Roku TV version 7.6

Interface; LG UJ6300 is to use with an average smoothness while TCL S405 is easy to use with a very smooth interface.

Ad-free; the two TVs have ads

Apps and features; the two TVs have apps and features

Remote; LG UJ6300 has medium while TCL S405 has small

TV controls; the two TVs have TV controls

Bottom line: LG UJ6300 is better

Conclusion

When we compare LG Vs TCL in this review, TCL S405 is a better TV as it has higher contrast ratio, better black uniformity and a faster response time.