Samsung NU7100 Vs Sony X830F

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Sony X830F is better.

When we compare Sony X830F Vs Samsung 7100 in this review, Sony X830F is better because it has deep and uniform dark scenes, excellent motion handling and supports a wide color gamut.

Samsung NU7100 Vs Sony X830F: DESIGN

Stand; the two TVs have stands

Wall mount; Samsung NU7100 has VESA 200×200 while Sony X830F has VEAS 300×300

Borders; Samsung NU7100 has 0.55” (1.4cm) while Sony X830F has 0.63” (1.6cm)

Max thickness; Samsung NU7100 is 2.24” (5.7cm) whereas Sony X830F is 3.15” (8.0cm)

Max temperature; Samsung NU7100 has 108oF (42oC) whereas Sony X830F has 91oF (33oC)

Average temperature; Samsung NU7100 has 91oF (33oC) while Sony X830F has 88oF (31oC)

Bottom line: the two TVs have the same design features

Samsung NU7100 Vs Sony X830F: PICTURE QUALITY

Native contrast; Samsung NU7100 has 5397:1 whereas Sony X830F has 3197:1

Local dimming; the two TVs don’t have

SDR real scene peak brightness; Samsung NU7100 has 261cd/m2 while Sony X830F has 309cd/m2

HDR real scene peak brightness; Samsung NU7100 has 261cd/m2 whereas Sony X830F has 393cd/m2

Gray uniformity; Samsung NU7100 has 7.6 while Sony X830F has 7.3

Viewing angle; the two TVs have 5.3

Black uniformity; Samsung NU7100 has 9.5 while Sony X830F has 9.4

Native std. Dev; Samsung NU7100 has 0.519% whereas Sony X830F has 0.533%

Total reflections; Samsung NU7100 has 5.8% while Sony X830F has 6.0%

Pre-calibration; Samsung NU7100 has 7.2 while Sony X830F has 7.9

White balance dE; Samsung NU7100 has 2.98 whereas Sony X830F has 2.86

Color dE; Samsung NU7100 has 3.80 while Sony X830F has 2.40

Gamma; Samsung NU7100 has 2.02 whereas Sony X830F has 2.21

Picture mode; Samsung NU7100 has movie while Sony X830F has custom

Post calibration; Samsung NU7100 has 9.4 while Sony X830F has 9.3

White balance dE; Samsung NU7100 has 0.20 while Sony X830F has 0.23

Color dE; Samsung NU7100 has 1.65 while Sony X830F has 1.89

Gamma; Samsung NU7100 has 2.21

Wide color Gamut; Sony X830F has wide color Gamut

Bottom line: Sony X830F is better

Samsung NU7100 Vs Sony X830F: MOTION

100% response time; Samsung NU7100 has 24.1ms while Sony X830F has 9.1ms

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

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

Motion interpolation; the two TVs have motion interpolation (30fps). Sony X830F has motion interpolation (60fps)

24 Judder; Sony X830F is judder-free

Native refresh rate; Samsung NU7100 has 60Hz while Sony X830F has 120Hz

Variable refresh rate; the two TVs don’t have

Bottom line: Sony X830F is better

Samsung NU7100 Vs Sony X830F: INPUTS

Input lag; Samsung NU7100 has 9.7 while Sony X830F has 8.4

Supported resolutions; Samsung NU7100 has 7.5 whereas Sony X830F has 9.6

Total inputs; each TV has 1 digital optical audio out, 1 component in, 1 composite in, 1 tuner (cable/Ant) and 1 Ethernet. Samsung NU7100 ha 3 HDMI & 2 USB while Sony X830F has 4 HDMI, 3 USB, 1 Analog audio out 3.5mmand 1 IR in.

Inputs specifications; the two TVs support HDR10, HLG, HDMI 2.0 Full bandwidth, CEC, HDCP 2.2 and Wi-Fi support. Samsung NU7100 supports HDR10+ while Sony X830F USB 3.0and variable Analog audio out.

Audio pass-through; the two TVs support ARC, 1.5b Dolby digital and 1.5 DTS

Bottom line: Samsung NU7100 is better

Samsung NU7100 Vs Sony X830F: SOUND QUALITY

Low-frequency extension; Samsung NU7100 has 80.00Hz while Sony X830F has 113.14Hz

Max; Samsung NU7100 has 85.5dB SPL whereas Sony X830F has 89.4dB SPL

Weighted THD @ Max; Samsung NU7100 has 0.927 whereas Sony X830F has 7.916

IMD @ Max; Samsung NU7100 has 6.58% while Sony X830F has 66.27%

Bottom line: Samsung NU7100 is better

Samsung NU7100 Vs Sony X830F: SMART FEATURES

Smart OS; Samsung NU7100 operates on Tizen version 2018 with reduced features while Sony X830F on Android version 7.0

Interface; Samsung NU7100 is easy to use with average smoothness while Sony X830F has average ease of use and not smooth

Ads; Samsung NU7100 has ads whereas Sony X830F is ad-free

Apps and features; they all have apps and features

Remote; Samsung NU7100 has medium while Sony X830F has large

TV controls; they all have TV controls

Bottom line: Sony X830F is better

Conclusion

In this review, Sony X830F is a better TV as it has deep and uniform dark scenes, excellent motion handling and supports a wide color gamut.