Samsung NU7100
Samsung NU7100 VS. Samsung NU7300
Samsung NU7300

Samsung NU7100 vs. Samsung NU7300

October 7, 2019
                         
Bottom line: Which one is better?

Samsung NU7300 is marginally better when we compare NU7100 Vs NU7300 because it is a touch brighter with a bit faster response time.

DESIGN

Curved; Samsung NU7300 is curved.

Stand; both TVs have stands.

Wall mount; both TVs have VESA 200×200

Borders; Samsung NU7100 has 0.55” (1.4cm) while Samsung NU7300 has 0.59” (1.5cm)

Max thickness; Samsung NU7100 is 2.24” (5.7cm) while Samsung NU7300 4.09” (10.4cm)

Max temperature; Samsung NU7100 has 108oF (42oC), the same as Samsung NU7300.

Average temperature; Samsung NU7100 has 91oF (33oC) whereas Samsung NU7300 has 93oF (34oC).

Bottom Line design
the two TVs are similar.
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PICTURE QUALITY

Native contrast; Samsung NU7100 has 5397:1 whereas Samsung NU7300 has 5583:1

Local dimming; the two TVs don’t have local dimming.

SDR real scene peak brightness; Samsung NU7100 has 261cd/m2 whereas Samsung NU7300 has 290cd/m2

HDR real scene peak brightness; Samsung NU7100 has 261cd/m2 while Samsung NU7300 has 299cd/m2

Gray uniformity; Samsung NU7100 has 7.6 whereas Samsung NU7300 has 7.7

50% Std. Dev; Samsung NU7100 has 3.538% whereas Samsung NU7300 has 3.548%

50% DSE; Samsung NU7100 has 0.153% while Samsung NU7300 has 0.166%

Viewing angle; both TVs have 5.3

Black uniformity; Samsung NU7100 has 9.5 while Samsung NU7300 has 9.4

Native Std. Dev; Samsung NU7100 has 0.519% while Samsung NU7300 has 0.535%

Total reflections; Samsung NU7100 has 5.8% while Samsung NU7300 has 6.1%

Pre calibration; the two TVs have 7.2

White balance dE; Samsung NU7100 has 2.98, the same as Samsung NU7300.

Color dE; Samsung NU7100 has 3.80 whereas Samsung NU7300 has 3.83

Gamma; Samsung NU7100 has 2.02 while Samsung NU7300 has 2.05

Post calibration; Samsung NU7100 has 9.4 while Samsung NU7300 has 9.1

White balance dE; Samsung NU7100 has 0.20 while Samsung NU7300 has 0.21

Color dE; Samsung NU7100 has 1.65 whereas Samsung NU7300 has 2.38

Gamma; Samsung NU7100 has 2.19 whereas Samsung NU7300 has 2.20.

Color Gamut; Samsung NU7100 has 6.7 while Samsung NU7300 has 6.8

Bottom Line picture quality
the two TVs are similar.
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MOTION

100% response time; Samsung NU7100 has 24.1ms while Samsung NU7300 has 18.7ms.

Flicker-free; the two TVs are not flicker-free.

Black Frame Insertion (BFI); both TVs have optional BFI.

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

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

Native refresh rate; the two TVs have 60Hz.

Bottom Line motion
Samsung NU7300 is better.
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INPUTS

Input lag; the two TVs have 9.4

Supported resolutions; both TVs have 7.5

Total inputs; each TV has 3 HDMI, 2 UUSB, 1 Digital optical audio out, 1 component in, 1 Composite in, 1 Tuner (Cable/Ant) and 1 Ethernet.

Inputs specifications; the two TVs supports HDR10, HDR10+, HLG, HDMI 2.0 Full Bandwidth, CEC, HDCP 2.2 and Wi-Fi.

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

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the two TVs have the same features.
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SOUND QUALITY

Low-Frequency Extension; both TVs have 80.00Hz.

Max; Samsung NU7100 has 85.5dB SPL whereas Samsung NU7300 has 86.0dB SPL.

Weighted THD @ Max; Samsung NU7100 has 0.927 whereas Samsung NU7300 has 1.084

IMD @ Max; Samsung NU7100 has 6.58% whereas Samsung NU7300 has 2.97%

Bottom Line sound quality
Samsung NU7300 is better
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SMART FEATURES

Smart OS; both TVs operate on Tizen version 2018 with reduced features.

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

Ads; the two TVs have ads.

Apps and features; both TVs have apps and features.

Remote; both TVs have medium remotes.

TV controls; the two TVs have TV controls.

Bottom Line smart features
the two TVs have the same smart features.
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Conclusion

Samsung NU7300 is better in this review as it is a touch brighter with a bit faster response time.

$ 597.99