Samsung Q6FN/Q6/Q6F QLED 2018 Vs Vizio P Series 2018

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Vizio P Series is better.

Vizio P Series is better in this review of Vizio P Series Vs Samsung QLED as it has full array local dimming, better dark room performance, better reflections handling and better response time.

Samsung Q6FN/Q6/Q6F QLED 2018 Vs Vizio P Series 2018: DESIGN

Stand; the two TVs have stands.

Borders; the two TVs have 0.35” (0.9cm)

Max thickness; Samsung Q6FN is 2.48” (6.3cm) while Vizio P Series is 2.72” (6.9cm)

Max temperature; Samsung Q6FN has 93oF (34oC) whereas Vizio P Series has 100oF (38oC)

Average temperature; Samsung Q6FN has 90oF (32oC) whereas Vizio P Series has 93oF (34oC)

Bottom line: Samsung Q6FN is better

Samsung Q6FN/Q6/Q6F QLED 2018 Vs Vizio P Series 2018: PICTURE QUALITY

Native contrast; Samsung Q6FN has 6203:1 whereas Vizio P Series has 4493:1

Local dimming; the two TVs have local dimming

SDR real scene peak brightness; Samsung Q6FN has 502cd/m2 whereas Vizio P Series has 461cd/m2

HDR real scene peak brightness; Samsung Q6FN has 524cd/m2 while Vizio P Series has 608cd/m2

Gray uniformity; Samsung Q6FN has 7.5 whereas Vizio P Series has 7.0

50% Std. Dev; Samsung Q6FN has 3.029% while Vizio P Series has 3.902%

50% DSE; Samsung Q6FN has 0.189% whereas Vizio P Series has 0.198%

Viewing angle; Samsung Q6FN has 5.2 whereas Vizio P Series has 5.1

Black uniformity; Samsung Q6FN has 8.8 while Vizio P Series has 8.7

Native std. Dev; Samsung Q6FN has 0.685% while Vizio P Series has 0.643%

Total reflections; Samsung Q6FN has 5.8 whereas Vizio P Series has 5.1

Pre-calibration; Samsung Q6FN has 8.3 while Vizio P Series has 8.2

White balance dE; Samsung Q6FN has 1.62 while Vizio P Series has 3.13

Color temperature; Samsung Q6FN has 6244K whereas Vizio P Series has 6503K

Post calibration; Samsung Q6FN has 9.5 while Vizio P Series has 9.7

White balance dE; Samsung Q6FN has 0.19 while Vizio P Series has 0.24

Color dE; Samsung Q6FN has 1.42 whereas Vizio P Series has 0.78

Color temperature; Samsung Q6FN has 6514K whereas Vizio P Series has 6493K

Bottom line: Vizio P Series is better

Samsung Q6FN/Q6/Q6F QLED 2018 Vs Vizio P Series 2018: MOTION

Response time; Samsung Q6FN has 8.7 while Vizio P Series has 9.6

100% response time; Samsung Q6FN has 12.9ms while Vizio P Series has 10.8ms

Flicker-free; the two TVs don’t have.

Black Frame Insertion (BFI); Samsung Q6FN and Vizio P Series have optional BFI

Motion interpolation; each TV has motion interpolation 30fps and 60fps.

Variable refresh rate; Samsung Q6FN has FreeSync

Bottom line: Vizio P Series is better

Samsung Q6FN/Q6/Q6F QLED 2018 Vs Vizio P Series 2018: INPUTS

Input lag; Samsung Q6FN has 9.6 while Vizio P Series has 9.4

Supported resolutions; Samsung Q6FN has 8.8 while Vizio P Series has 8.3

Total inputs; each TV has 1 digital optical audio out, 1 tuner (cable/Ant) and 1 Ethernet. Samsung Q6FN has 4 HDMI and 2 USB while Vizio P Series has 5 HDMI, 1 USB, 1 Analog Audio out 3.5mm, 1 shared component and 1 shared composite.

Inputs specifications; each TV has HDR10, HLG, HDMI 2.0 Full bandwidth, CEC, HDCP 2.2 and Wi-Fi support. Samsung Q6FN has HDR10+ while Vizio P Series has Dolby Vision and Analog audio out.

Audio pass-through; the two TVs have ARC, Dolby and DTS

Bottom line: Samsung Q6FN is better

Samsung Q6FN/Q6/Q6F QLED 2018 Vs Vizio P Series 2018: SOUND QUALITY

Low-frequency extension; Samsung Q6FN has 75.51Hz whereas Vizio P Series has 119.87Hz.

Std. Dev. @ Max; Samsung Q6FN has 6.66db while Vizio P Series has 6.77dB

Max; Samsung Q6FN has 85.6dB SPL whereas Vizio P Series has 87.2dB SPL.

Distortion; Samsung Q6FN has 6.0 while Vizio P Series has 6.8

Weighted THD @ Max; Samsung Q6FN has 1.156 while Vizio P Series has 5.156

IMD @ Max; Samsung Q6FN has 13.73% while Vizio P Series has 1.43%

Bottom line: Samsung Q6FN is better.

Samsung Q6FN/Q6/Q6F QLED 2018 Vs Vizio P Series 2018: SMART FEATURES

Smart OS; Samsung Q6FN operates on Tizen version 2018 whereas Vizio P Series on SmartCast version 1.27

Interface; the two TVs are easy to use and are non-smooth.

Ad-free; Samsung Q6FN has ads while Vizio P Series is ad-free.

Apps and features; each TV has preinstalled apps and features.

Remote; Samsung Q6FN has small sized whereas Vizio P Series has medium

TV controls; the two TVs have TV controls

Bottom line: Samsung Q6FN is better.

Conclusion

Vizio P Series is a better TV in this review as it has full array local dimming, better dark room performance, better reflections handling and better response time.