LG 49NANO86UNA vs LG 49SM8600PUA Detailed Comparison
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SCORE:
92
SCORE:
92

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Overview

Here we are comparing LG 49NANO86UNA to LG 49SM8600PUA 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.

Let us first have a glance at the highlights of the models.

LG 49NANO86UNA Highlights

LG 49SM8600PUA Highlights

  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) LCD Display
  • HDR10, Dolby Vision, HLG support
  • NanoCell Color
  • Wide Viewing Angle
  • α7 Gen 3 AI Processor 4K
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) LCD Display
  • HDR10, Dolby Vision, HLG support
  • NanoCell Color
  • Wide Viewing Angle
  • α7 Gen 2 Intelligent Processor
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth

We have evaluated the TVs from available features and specifications. They both get the same overall score in our ranking system which is based on the display specifications, video, audio and other features, connectivity and format support.

LG 49NANO86UNA

LG 49SM8600PUA

DISPLAY
89
VIDEO FEATURES
95
AUDIO FEATURES
91
OTHER FEATURES
97
CONNECTIVITY
94
FORMAT SUPPORT
86
OVERALL
92
DISPLAY
89
VIDEO FEATURES
95
AUDIO FEATURES
94
OTHER FEATURES
96
CONNECTIVITY
94
FORMAT SUPPORT
85
OVERALL
92

Advantage of LG 49NANO86UNA

This section shows the features and specifications which are the reason to choose LG 49NANO86UNA over LG 49SM8600PUA.

LG 49NANO86UNA LG 49SM8600PUA
LED Type Direct LED Edge LED
Color NanoCell Color NanoCell Color
Dolby Vision IQ
AMD Freesync™ May not be available at the time of purchase of this product
VRR
HGIG Compatibility
More Powerful Picture Processor α7 Gen 3 AI Processor 4K α7 Gen 2 Intelligent Processor
Filmmaker Mode
Auto Low Latency Mode
AI Picture AI Picture
Auto Genre Selection Dolby HDR only
Face Enhancing
Image Enhancing
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) eARC (HDMI 3) ARC (HDMI 2)
AVI
AC4
MP2

Advantage of LG 49SM8600PUA

This section shows the features and specifications which are the reason to choose LG 49SM8600PUA over LG 49NANO86UNA.

LG 49NANO86UNA LG 49SM8600PUA
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®
Depth Enhancement Object Depth Enhancer
Noise Reduction Double Step Noise Reduction Quad Step NR
Dynamic Tone Mapping HDR Dynamic Tone Mapping Dynamic Tone Mapping Pro
DTS Digital Surround DTS-HD
OGG
RealAudio

Detailed 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 49NANO86UNA and here - LG 49SM8600PUA.

BASICS LG 49NANO86UNA LG 49SM8600PUA
BrandLGLG
CountryCanadaUSA
Series 2NANO86SM86
Model49NANO86UNA49SM8600PUA
Release Year20202019
Size49"49"
Smart TV
DISPLAY LG 49NANO86UNA LG 49SM8600PUA
Actual Size (Diagonal)48.5"48.5"
Resolution4K UHD (3840 x 2160)4K UHD (3840 x 2160)
Refresh Rate100 Hz/120 Hz100 Hz/120 Hz
Screen DesignFlatFlat
Display TypeLCDLCD
LCD TechNologyNanoCellNanoCell
Panel TypeIPSIPS
Backlight TypeLEDLED
LED TypeDirect LEDEdge LED
Backlight DimmingLocal DimmingLocal Dimming
ColorNanoCell ColorNanoCell Color
Viewing AngleWide Viewing AngleWide Viewing Angle
Panel Bit Depth8 bits + FRC8 bits + FRC
Color Depth1.07 Billion1.07 Billion
VIDEO LG 49NANO86UNA LG 49SM8600PUA
3D Capability
HDR10
HDR10+
Dolby Vision
Dolby Vision IQ
HLG
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®
IMAX Enhanced
4K HDR Cinema HDR 4K Cinema HDR
AMD Freesync™ May not be available at the time of purchase of this product
NVidia G-Sync
4K HFR 4K HFR via HDMI will be updated
2K HFR
VRR
HGIG Compatibility
Picture Processorα7 Gen 3 AI Processor 4Kα7 Gen 2 Intelligent Processor
Upscaling 4K Upscaler4K Upscaler
Frame Interploation TechniqueTruMotion 240TruMotion 240
Frame Interpolation Frequency240 Hz240 Hz
Filmmaker Mode
Auto Low Latency Mode
Depth Enhancement Object Depth Enhancer
AI Picture AI Picture
Auto Genre Selection Dolby HDR only
Face Enhancing
Image Enhancing
Color Enhancer Advanced Color Enhancer Advanced Color Enhancer
Noise ReductionDouble Step Noise ReductionQuad Step NR
Deep Learning AI Picture
AI Brightness
True Color Accuracy
Ultra Luminance
SharpnessSharpness EnhancerFrequency based Sharpness Enhancer
Dynamic Tone MappingHDR Dynamic Tone MappingDynamic Tone Mapping Pro
AUDIO LG 49NANO86UNA LG 49SM8600PUA
Speaker Channels2.0 Channel2.0 Channel
Speaker Power Rating20W20W
Dolby Atmos
DTS Digital Surround DTS-HD
Simultaneous Audio Output
AI Sound AI Sound
Surround ModeULTRA SurroundDolby Surround / ULTRA Surround
Clear VoiceClear Voice IIIClear Voice III
WiSA Ready Separate Dongle Purchase Required Separate Dongle Purchase Required
Bluetooth Audio Playback
LG Sound Sync
Smart Speaker Compatible
LG Smart Speaker
CONNECTIVITY LG 49NANO86UNA LG 49SM8600PUA
Ethernet Input
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Frequency2.4 GHz, 5 GHz2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
Wi-Fi ProtocolIEEE802.11ac/a/b/g/nIEEE802.11ac/a/b/g/n
Bluetooth
Bluetooth Version5.05.0
Mobile Connectivity
Apple Airplay Airplay 2 Airplay 2
LG TV Plus App
Smart ThinQ App
Chromecast
Google Home Google Home device sold separately Google Home device sold separately
Virtual Assistant Google Assistant Google Assistant
Works with Alexa Alexa Built-In Built-In
HDMI Inputs44
HDMI Version2.12.1
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) eARC (HDMI 3) ARC (HDMI 2)
HDCP Version2.22.2
HDMI-CEC SIMPLINK SIMPLINK
USB Inputs33
USB 3.0 Ports
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs11
Component Inputs
Composite Inputs1 via A/V 3.5mm Jack1 via A/V 3.5mm Jack
RCA Audio Outputs
3.5mm headphone Audio Output
Optical Audio Output
RS-232C Remote1 (Mini Jack)1 (Mini Jack)
DLNA
OTHER LG 49NANO86UNA LG 49SM8600PUA
CPU Cores44
GPU Cores22
Operating SystemwebOSwebOS
Internet Browser Full Web Browser Full Web Browser
Application Store LG Content Store LG Content Store
Teletext
LG AI ThinQ®
Speech to Text
LG Voice Search
Amazon Echo Compatible
AI UX
AI Home
AI RecommendationDefault: offDefault: off
Intelligent Edit
Home Dashboard
Auto Device Detection
Apple HomePod
Voice Recognition Intelligent Voice Recognition Intelligent Voice Recognition
Magic LinkDefault: offDefault: off
Audio Guidance (Text To Speech)
Gallery Mode
Multi-view
DIAL
360 VR
Mobile TV On
Wi-Fi TV On
Bluetooth Low Energy On
Instant Game Response ALLM ALLM
Screen Share
Time Shift
Auto Calibration
Time Machine (DVR)
VIDEO FORMATS LG 49NANO86UNA LG 49SM8600PUA
3GPP
AV1 4K@60p, 10bit
AVI
ASF
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
M2TS
MP4
MPEG-4
QuickTime
RealVideo
TS
VC-1
VP7
VP8
VP9 4K@60p, 10bit
VOB
VRO
WebM
WMV
Xvid
AUDIO FORMATS LG 49NANO86UNA LG 49SM8600PUA
AAC
AC4
AIFF
ALAC
APE
aptX
eAAC+
EAC3
FLAC
HE-AAC
LPCM
M4A
MIDI
MP2
MP3
OGG
RealAudio
WMA
WAV
IMAGE FORMATS LG 49NANO86UNA LG 49SM8600PUA
BMP
GIF
JPEG
JPS
MPO
PNG
TUNER LG 49NANO86UNA LG 49SM8600PUA
Digital Tuner 1 1
SAT Tuner
Analog TunerNTSC-MNTSC-M
NEXTGEN TV (ATSC 3.0)
Digital Terrestrial TV SystemATSCATSC
Digital Cable TV SystemClear QAMClear QAM
Color systemPAL / SECAM / NTSCPAL / SECAM / NTSC
GENERAL LG 49NANO86UNA LG 49SM8600PUA
Power SupplyAC 120 V, 50/60 HzAC 120 V, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption (In Standby)0.5 W0.5 W
Dimension Without Stand (W x H x D)1096 x 640 x 63.6 mm
43.15" x 25.20" x 2.50"
43.1" x 25.2" x 2.5"
Dimension With Stand (W x H x D)1096 x 710 x 263 mm
43.15" x 27.95" x 10.35"
43.1" x 28" x 10.4"
Stand Size841 x 263 mm
33.11" x 10.35"
33.1"
Dimension of Package (W x H x D)1192 x 810 x 162 mm
46.93" x 31.89" x 6.38"
49.6" x 31.9" x 6.4"
One Connect Box
VESA Wall Mount
VESA Hole Pitch (W x H)200 mm x 200 mm200 mm x 200 mm
Weight Without Stand14 kg / 30.86 lbs30.9 lbs
Weight With Stand15.5 kg / 34.17 lbs34.2 lbs
Weight of Package (Gross)19.1 kg / 42.11 lbs10.6 lbs
ACCESSORIES LG 49NANO86UNA LG 49SM8600PUA
RemoteMagic Remote Control - MR20Magic Remote Control - AN-MR19
Universal Control Capability for remote
Magic Remote Control Compatible
WARRANTY LG 49NANO86UNA LG 49SM8600PUA
Warranty1 Year Parts & Labor1 Year Parts & Labor

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