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Samsung M5300 VS. Samsung M4500
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Samsung M5300 vs. Samsung M4500

September 18, 2019
                         
Bottom line: Which one is better?

When we compare Samsung M5300 Vs M4500 in this review, Samsung M5300 is better because it has an IPS panel well suited for a wide viewing area in a brighter room, has native resolution and has low input lag.

DESIGN

Stand; the two TVs have stands

Wall mount; the two TVs have VESA 100×100

Borders; Samsung M5300 has 0.83” (2.1cm) while Samsung M4500 has 1.10” (2.8cm)

Max thickness; Samsung M5300 is 2.68” (6.8cm), the same as Samsung M4500.

Max temperature; Samsung M5300 has 100oF (38oC) while Samsung M4500 has 95oF (35oC)

Average temperature; Samsung M5300 has 93oF (34oC) whereas Samsung M4500 has 90oF (32oC).

Bottom Line design
the two TVs are similar
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PICTURE QUALITY

Native contrast; Samsung M5300 has 1294:1 while Samsung M4500 has 4593:1

Local dimming; the two TVs don’t have.

Backlight; the two TVs have Direct.

SDR real scene peak brightness; Samsung M5300 has 227cd/m2 whereas Samsung M4500 has 205cd/m2

HDR real scene peak brightness; N/A

Gray uniformity; Samsung M5300 has 7.0 whereas Samsung M4500 has 5.9

50% Std. Dev; Samsung M5300 has 5.146% whereas Samsung M4500 has 5.302%

50% DSE; Samsung M5300 has 0.188% while Samsung M4500 has 0.230%

Viewing angle; Samsung M5300 has 7.0 while Samsung M4500 has 4.4

Black uniformity; Samsung M5300 has 5.0 while Samsung M4500 has 5.7

Native Std. Dev; Samsung M5300 has 2.682% whereas Samsung M4500 has 2.193%

Total reflections; Samsung M5300 has 5.2 while Samsung M4500 has 5.0%

Pre-calibration; Samsung M5300 has 7.7 while Samsung M4500 has5.2

White balance dE; Samsung M5300 has 3.39 whereas Samsung M4500 has 5.09

Color dE; Samsung M5300 has 2.55 whereas Samsung M4500 has 4.57

Gamma; Samsung M5300 has 2.25 whereas Samsung M4500 has 2.49

Picture mode; the two TVs have movie.

Post calibration; Samsung M5300 has 9.3 whereas Samsung M4500 has 9.2

White balance dE; Samsung M5300 has 0.21 whereas Samsung M4500 has 0.18

Color dE; Samsung M5300 has 1.78 whereas Samsung M4500 has 2.12

Gamma; Samsung M5300 has 2.21 whereas Samsung M4500 has 2.21

Bottom Line picture quality
Samsung M5300 is better
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MOTION

100% response time; Samsung M5300 has 15.7ms whereas Samsung M4500 has 18.8ms

Flicker-free; the two TVs don’t have.

Black Frame Insertion (BFI); the two TVs have optional BFI

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

24p Judder; the two TVs are not judder-free.

Native refresh rate; the two TVs have 60Hz

Variable refresh rate; the two TVs don’t have.

Bottom Line motion
Samsung M5300 is better.
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INPUTS

Input lag; Samsung M5300 has 8.0 whereas Samsung M4500 has 7.1

Supported resolutions; Samsung M5300 has 1.8 while Samsung M4500 has 0.0

Total inputs; each TV has 2 HDMI, 1 USB, 1 Digital optical audio out, 1 shared component in, 1 composite in, 1 Tuner (Cable/Ant) and 1 Ethernet.

Inputs specifications; each TV supports Wi-Fi. Samsung M4500 supports CEC.

Audio pass-through; each TV supports ARC, 5.1 Dolby Digital and 5.1 DTS.

Bottom Line inputs
Samsung M5300 is better.
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SOUND QUALITY

Low-Frequency extension; Samsung M5300 has 213.57Hz, the same as Samsung M4500.

Max; Samsung M5300 has 88.5dB SPL while Samsung M4500 has 82.7dB SPL

Weighted THD @ Max; Samsung M5300 has 0.746 while Samsung M4500 has 0.659

IMD @ Max; Samsung M5300 has 6. 39% whereas Samsung M4500 has 13.02%

Bottom Line sound quality
Samsung M5300 is better
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SMART FEATURES

Smart OS; the two TVs operate on Tizen version 2017

Interface; the two TVs are easy to use with average smoothness.

Ads; the two TVs have ads.

Apps and features; the two TVs have apps and features.

Remote; the two TVs have medium remotes.

TV controls; the two TVs have TV controls.

Bottom Line smart features
they are similar in smart features.
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Conclusion

Samsung M5300 is better because it has an IPS panel well suited for a wide viewing area in a brighter room, has native resolution and has low input lag.

$ 436.80