1-on-1 Comparison

Side-by-Side Comparison

LG 43UP8000PTB

Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU

SCORE:
90
SCORE:
93

Highlights

  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) LED Display
  • HDR10, HLG support
  • Wide Viewing Angle
  • Quad Core Processor 4K
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth

Highlights

  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) QLED Display
  • HDR10, HDR10+, HLG support
  • Quantum Dot Color (100% Color Volume)
  • Wide Viewing Angle
  • Quantum Processor 4K
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth

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Content

Overview

Here we are comparing LG 43UP8000PTB to Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU to reveal their common strengths and weaknesses as well as the differences between them which will help you in making a correct decision before the purchase. Both models have the same 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) resolution and they both support HDR.

We have evaluated the TVs from available features and specifications. Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU gets higher overall score in our ranking system which is based on the display specifications, video, audio and other features, connectivity and format support.

LG 43UP8000PTB

Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU

DISPLAY
87
VIDEO FEATURES
90
AUDIO FEATURES
85
OTHER FEATURES
98
CONNECTIVITY
92
FORMAT SUPPORT
89
OVERALL
90
DISPLAY
94
VIDEO FEATURES
95
AUDIO FEATURES
82
OTHER FEATURES
94
CONNECTIVITY
92
FORMAT SUPPORT
91
OVERALL
93

Advantage of LG 43UP8000PTB

This section shows the features and specifications which are the reason to choose LG 43UP8000PTB over Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU.

LG 43UP8000PTB vs Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU
LED Type Direct LED vs Edge LED
Backlight Dimming Local Dimming vs Frame Dimming
HGIG Compatibility vs
Newer Bluetooth Version 5.0 vs 4.2
AVI vs
DivX vs
QuickTime vs
RealVideo vs
Xvid vs
AC4 vs
aptX vs
HE-AAC vs
LPCM vs
MP2 vs
JPS vs

Advantage of Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU

This section shows the features and specifications which are the reason to choose Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU over LG 43UP8000PTB.

LG 43UP8000PTB vs Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU
Higher Refresh Rate 50 Hz/60 Hz vs 100 Hz/120 Hz
Color vs Quantum Dot Color (100% Color Volume)
Higher Panel Bit Depth 8 bits vs 8 bits + FRC
Higher Color Depth 16.7 Million vs 1.07 Billion
HDR10+ vs
AMD Freesync™ vs Premium
4K HFR vs
2K HFR vs
VRR vs
Higher Frame Interpolation Frequency 100 Hz vs 240 Hz
More HDMI Inputs 3 vs 4
HDMI Version 2.0b vs 2.1 (Port 4)
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) ARC (HDMI 2) vs eARC (Port 3)
More RF (Terrestrial/Cable) Connection Inputs 1 vs 3
Teletext vs
ASF vs
VP7 vs
VOB vs
VRO vs
WebM vs
WMV vs
AIFF vs
ALAC vs
APE vs
M4A vs
MIDI vs
OGG vs
BMP vs
GIF vs
PNG vs
More Tuners (SAT) vs
Higher Energy Efficiency Class 3 Stars vs A+

Common Strengths and Weaknesses

STRENGTHS
  High Resolution
  Wide Viewing Angle
  Color Depth
  HDR10
  HLG
  Filmmaker Mode
  Bluetooth Audio Playback
  Wi-Fi
  Wi-Fi Direct
  Bluetooth
  Works with Alexa
  HDCP 2.3
WEAKNESSES
  No Full-Array Local Dimming
  No Dolby Vision
  No IMAX Enhanced
  No NVidia G-Sync
  No Dolby Atmos
  No DTS Digital Surround

Selected Features

QLED backlight on Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU

Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU is a Quantum dot LED (QLED) TV which has a LED backlight LCD display with additional semiconductor nanocrystal layer that produces different colors of light depending on the size of the particle. Quantum dots are able to emit precise colored light because particle sizes adjust at quantum-level velocities, resulting in accurate and efficient light emissions. This results in more accurate color reproduction and can even achieve a full coverage of BT.2020 color gamut. besides color Quantum dots also offer high brightness which results in high contrast ratio. This is especially important when displaying HDR content.

VA Panel on Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU

Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU has a vertical alignment (VA) panel. Such panels are most commonly used in LCD TVs as they provide deeper blacks compared to the IPS panels. However, they are still limited with the viewing angles compared to the IPS panels or OLED displays.

HDR10

LG 43UP8000PTB and Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU support HDR10 which was announced on August 27, 2015, by the Consumer Technology Association and uses the wide-gamut Rec. 2020 color space. It is not backward compatible with SDR. It sends static metadata via video stream to the TV which calibrates its screen brightness and color according to that. HDR10 is technically limited to a maximum of 10,000 nits of brightness and uses 10-bit color which corresponds to 1024 shades of the primary RGB colors.

HDR10+ on Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU

Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU also supports HRD10+ which is an update to HDR10 by adding dynamic metadata that can be used to more accurately adjust brightness levels up to 10,000 nits on a scene-by-scene or frame-by-frame basis and supports up to 12-bit color depth (4096 shades of RGB) and 8K resolution.

Specifications

And in the end we display all the specifications which are present for both models.

Note: The following table shows only those details which are applicable for both models and excludes the ones that are applicable for only one model. If you want to see a full list of specs for each model please visit their individual pages here - LG 43UP8000PTB and here - Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU.

BASICS LG 43UP8000PTB Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU
BrandLGSamsung
SeriesUP80Q70T
Model43UP8000PTBQE65Q70TATXXU
Size43"65"
CountryAustraliaUK
Release Year20212020
Smart TV
DISPLAY LG 43UP8000PTB Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU
Display TypeLEDQLED
Actual Size (Diagonal)42.5"64.5"
Resolution4K UHD (3840 x 2160)4K UHD (3840 x 2160)
Refresh Rate50 Hz/60 Hz100 Hz/120 Hz
Screen DesignFlatFlat
Panel TypeIPSVA
LED TypeDirect LEDEdge LED
Backlight DimmingLocal DimmingFrame Dimming
Dimming NameLG Local ContrastSupreme UHD Dimming
ColorQuantum Dot Color (100% Color Volume)
Viewing AngleWide Viewing AngleWide Viewing Angle
Panel Bit Depth8 bits8 bits + FRC
Color Depth16.7 Million1.07 Billion
VIDEO LG 43UP8000PTB Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU
3D Capability
HDR10
HDR10+
Dolby Vision
HLG
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®
IMAX Enhanced
AMD Freesync™ Premium
NVidia G-Sync
4K HFR
2K HFR
VRR
HGIG Compatibility
Picture ProcessorQuad Core Processor 4KQuantum Processor 4K
Upscaling4K Upscaling4K AI
Frame Interploation TechniqueTruMotion 100Auto Motion Plus
Frame Interpolation Frequency100 Hz240 Hz
Filmmaker Mode
Auto Low Latency Mode
AUDIO LG 43UP8000PTB Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU
Speaker Channels2.0 Channel2
Speaker Poer Rating20W2 x 10 W
Bluetooth Headset Support
Dolby Atmos
Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital Plus
DTS Digital Surround
WiSA Ready
Bluetooth Audio Playback
CONNECTIVITY LG 43UP8000PTB Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU
Ethernet Input
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Frequency2.4 GHz, 5 GHz2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
Wi-Fi Protocol802.11a/b/g/n/ac802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth
Bluetooth Version5.04.2
Apple Airplay Airplay 2 Airplay 2
Chromecast
Virtual Assistant Google AssistantSamsung Bixby, Google Assistant
Works with Alexa Alexa Built-In
HDMI Inputs34
HDMI Version2.0b2.1 (Port 4)
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) ARC (HDMI 2) eARC (Port 3)
HDCP Version2.32.3
HDMI-CEC SIMPLINK Anynet+
USB Inputs22
USB 3.0 Ports
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs13
Component Inputs
Composite Inputs
RCA Audio Outputs
3.5mm headphone Audio Output
Optical Audio Output
RS-232C Remote
DLNA
OTHER LG 43UP8000PTB Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU
CPU Cores44
Operating SystemwebOSTizen
Internet Browser Full Web Browser
Parental Control (V-Chip)
Teletext
360 VR
Bluetooth Low Energy On
Time Shift
VIDEO FORMATS LG 43UP8000PTB Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU
3GPP
AV1
AVI
ASF
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
M2TS
MP4
MPEG-4
QuickTime
RealVideo
TS
VC-1
VP7
VP8
VP9
VOB
VRO
WebM
WMV
Xvid
AUDIO FORMATS LG 43UP8000PTB Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU
AAC
AC4
AIFF
ALAC
APE
aptX
eAAC+
EAC3
FLAC
HE-AAC
LPCM
M4A
MIDI
MP2
MP3
OGG
RealAudio
WMA
WAV
IMAGE FORMATS LG 43UP8000PTB Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU
BMP
GIF
JPEG
JPS
MPO
PNG
TUNER LG 43UP8000PTB Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU
Digital Tuner 1 1
SAT Tuner
Digital Terrestrial TV SystemMPEG-2/4 DVB-T2DVB-T/T2
Color systemPAL / SECAM / NTSCPAL / SECAM / NTSC
CI+CI+ 1.4Version 1.4
GENERAL LG 43UP8000PTB Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU
Energy Efficiency3 StarsA+
Power SupplyAC 100-240 V, 50/60 HzAC 220-240 V, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption (In Standby)0.5 W0.5 W
Dimension Without Stand (W x H x D)967 x 564 x 57.1 mm
38.07" x 22.20" x 2.25"
1449.6 x 829.3 x 57.6 mm
Dimension With Stand (W x H x D)967 x 622 x 216 mm
38.07" x 24.49" x 8.50"
1449.6 x 911.9 x 307.2 mm
Stand Size801 x 216 mm / 31.54" x 8.50"845 x 307.2 mm
Dimension of Package (W x H x D)1115 x 660 x 142 mm
43.90" x 25.98" x 5.59"
1621 x 963 x 186 mm
One Connect Box
VESA Wall Mount
VESA Hole Pitch (W x H)200 mm x 200 mm400 mm x 300 mm
Weight Without Stand8.8 kg / 19.40 lbs22.3 kg
Weight With Stand8.9 kg / 19.62 lbs24.8 kg
Weight of Package (Gross)11.9 kg / 26.24 lbs33.4 kg
ACCESSORIES LG 43UP8000PTB Samsung QE65Q70TATXXU
RemoteMagic Remote Control - MR21QLED Premium Smart Remote - TM2050C
Universal Control Capability for remote

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