Samsung GQ43LS01TAUXZG Review and Specs

Samsung GQ43LS01TAUXZG (German version)

SCORE:
70

Highlights

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

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Samsung GQ43LS01TAUXZG Overview

Samsung GQ43LS01TAUXZG was introduced in 2020. It has a LCD screen with 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) resolution and 50 Hz/60 Hz refresh rate. The TV is HDR compatible. It supports HDR10, HDR10+ and HLG. AMD Freesync™ allows TV to display variable refresh rate during gaming and its powerful Quantum Processor 4K picture processor guarantees a high quality upscaling of any low resolution source to 4K UHD (3840 x 2160).

We give Samsung GQ43LS01TAUXZG TV 70 overall score out of 100. Our ranking system is based on the display specifications, video, audio and other features, connectivity and format support.

DISPLAY
69
VIDEO FEATURES
76
AUDIO FEATURES
52
OTHER FEATURES
70
CONNECTIVITY
61
FORMAT SUPPORT
73
OVERALL
70

Major Changes from its predecessor

A predecessor of 2020 LS01T The Serif series is 2019 LS01R The Serif series. In this section we show major changes from the predecessor.

UPGRADES Samsung GQ43LS01TAUXZG Samsung QE43LS01RAUXZG
HDR10+ Yes Yes
AMD Freesync™ Yes Premium Yes
Active Voice Amplifier Yes No

DOWNGRADES Samsung GQ43LS01TAUXZG Samsung QE43LS01RAUXZG
Ethernet Input No N/A

For this comparison we chose 43" version of the predecessor - model QE43LS01RAUXZG. For more detailed comparison between the two please visit Samsung GQ43LS01TAUXZG vs Samsung QE43LS01RAUXZG where you can also choose different size and country models to compare.

Pros and Cons

In this section we highlight pros and cons of Samsung GQ43LS01TAUXZG.

PROS
High Resolution 👍
HDR10 👍
HDR10+ 👍
HLG 👍
AMD Freesync™ 👍
2K HFR 👍
Filmmaker Mode 👍
Active Voice Amplifier 👍
Bluetooth Audio Playback 👍
CONS
Low Refresh Rate 👎
LED Type 👎
Limited Viewing Angle 👎
No 3D Capability 👎
No Dolby Vision 👎
No Advanced HDR by Technicolor® 👎
No IMAX Enhanced 👎
No NVidia G-Sync 👎
No 4K HFR 👎
No VRR 👎
No HGIG Compatibility 👎
No Dolby Atmos 👎
DTS Digital Surround 👎
No WiSA Ready 👎
Real Game Enhancer+ 👎

Selected Features

QLED Display with VA Panel

Samsung GQ43LS01TAUXZG has a QLED display which is a LED backlight LCD display with additional semiconductor nanocrystal layer that can produce pure monochromatic red, green, and blue light. Quantum dot displays are capable of producing wider color gamut compared to OLED displays and can even achieve a full coverage of BT.2020 color gamut. And together with Vertical Alignment (VA) type panel their contrast is comparable to the OLED displays with nearly perfect black levels.

Detailed Specifications

In this section we present all the features and specifications available for Samsung GQ43LS01TAUXZG.

BASICS
BrandSamsung
CountryGermany
Series 2LS01T The Serif
ModelGQ43LS01TAUXZG
Release Year2020
Size43"
Bezel ColorWhite
Smart TVYes
DISPLAY
DesignSerif
Actual Size (Diagonal)42.5"
Resolution4K UHD (3840 x 2160)
Refresh Rate50 Hz/60 Hz
Screen DesignFlat
Display TypeLCD
Panel TypeVA
Backlight TypeQLED
LED TypeEdge LED
Dual LEDNo
Backlight DimmingFrame Dimming
Dimming NameSupreme UHD Dimming
ContrastMega Contrast
ColorQuantum Dot Color (100% Color Volume)
Viewing AngleNo
Panel Bit Depth8 bits + FRC
DCI P3 Color Space Coverage100%
Picture Quality Index2800
VIDEO
3D CapabilityNo
HDR10Yes
HDR10+Yes
Dolby VisionNo
HLGYes
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®No
IMAX EnhancedNo
High Dynamic RangeQuantum HDR
AMD Freesync™Yes Premium
NVidia G-SyncNo
4K HFRNo
2K HFRYes
VRRNo
HGIG CompatibilityNo
Picture ProcessorQuantum Processor 4K
Upscaling4K AI
BlacksNo
Dynamic Black EQYes
Frame Interploation TechniqueAuto Motion Plus
Frame Interpolation Frequency100 Hz
Black Frame InsertionYes
Filmmaker ModeYes
Contrast EnhancementYes Contrast Enhancer
Auto Low Latency ModeYes
Adaptive PictureYes
AUDIO
Speaker Channels4.0
Speaker Power Rating4 x 10 W
Multiroom LinkYes
Bluetooth Headset SupportYes
Dolby AtmosNo
Dolby DigitalYes
Dolby Digital PlusYes
Dolby AC-4No
DTS Digital SurroundNo
Object Tracking SoundNo
Q-SymphonyNo
Dialog EnhancementYes
Audio Pre-selection DescriptorNo
Active Voice AmplifierYes
Adaptive Sound ControlYes Adaptive Sound+
WiSA ReadyNo
Bluetooth Audio PlaybackYes
CONNECTIVITY
Ethernet InputNo
Wi-FiYes
Wi-Fi DirectYes
Wi-Fi Frequency2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
Wi-Fi ProtocolIEEE802.11ac/a/b/g/n
BluetoothYes
Bluetooth Version4.2
Apple AirplayYes Airplay 2
ChromecastNo
Virtual AssistantSamsung Bixby, Google Assistant
Works with AlexaYes
HDMI Inputs4
HDMI Version2.1
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC)Yes eARC
HDCP Version2.3
HDMI-CECYes Anynet+
InstaPort S (HDMI Quick Switch)Yes
USB Inputs2
USB 3.0 PortsNo
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs1
Component InputsNo
Composite InputsNo
RCA Audio OutputsNo
3.5mm headphone Audio OutputNo
Optical Audio OutputYes
RS-232C RemoteNo
DLNAYes
OTHER
CPU Cores4
Operating SystemTizen
Internet BrowserYes
Voice CommandYes
Light SensorYes
Electronic Program Guide (EPG)Yes
Parental Control (V-Chip)Yes
Far-Field InteractionNo
TeletextYes
Closed CaptionsYes
PVR FunctionYes
USB Drive Format SupportFAT / exFAT / NTFS
Digital Clean ViewYes
Ambient ModeYes
Dcor ModeNo
Motion DetectionNo
ConnectShare™Yes
Embedded POPYes
Real Game Enhancer+No
Game ModeYes
Art ModeNo
Art StoreNo
USB HID SupportYes
Gallery ModeYes
360 VRYes
Bluetooth Low Energy OnYes
Time ShiftYes
VIDEO FORMATS
3GPPYes
AV1No
AVIYes
ASFYes
DivXNo
Flash VideoYes
H.263Yes
H.264Yes
H.265Yes
MKVYes
M2TSYes
MP4Yes
MPEG-4Yes
QuickTimeNo
RealVideoYes
TSYes
VC-1Yes
VP7Yes
VP8Yes
VP9Yes
VOBYes
VROYes
WebMYes
WMVYes
XvidNo
AUDIO FORMATS
AACYes
AC4No
AIFFYes
ALACYes
APEYes
aptXNo
eAAC+No
EAC3No
FLACYes
HE-AACNo
LPCMNo
M4AYes
MIDIYes
MP2No
MP3Yes
OGGYes
RealAudioNo
WMAYes
WAVYes
IMAGE FORMATS
BMPYes
GIFYes
JPEGYes
JPSNo
MPOYes
PNGYes
TUNER
Digital TunerYes 1
SAT TunerYes
Analog TunerYes
Digital Terrestrial TV SystemDVB-T2 HD
Digital Cable TV SystemDVB-C
Digital SAT TV SystemDVB-S2
Color systemPAL / SECAM / NTSC
CI+Version 1.4
FM RadioNo
GENERAL
Energy EfficiencyA
Power SupplyAC 220-240 V, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption (Typical)69 W
Power Consumption (In Standby)0.5 W
Dimension Without Stand (W x H x D)986.3 x 597.3 x 197.0 mm
Dimension With Stand (W x H x D)986.3 x 1028.4 x 417.2 mm
Stand Size895.5 x 417.2 mm
Dimension of Package (W x H x D)1123.0 x 734.0 x 265.0 mm
One Connect BoxNo
No Gap Wall-MountNo
VESA Wall MountNo
Weight Without Stand16.4 kg
Weight With Stand17.4 kg
Weight of Package (Gross)22.7 kg
ACCESSORIES
RemoteTM2050A (white)

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