Samsung QE49Q7CGMTXZG Review and Specs

Samsung QE49Q7CGMTXZG (German version)

SCORE:
71

Highlights

  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) LCD Display
  • HDR10, HLG support
  • Quantum Dot Color
    4K Color Drive Elite
  • Q Viewing Angle
  • Q Engine Processor
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth

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Samsung QE49Q7CGMTXZG Overview

Samsung QE49Q7CGMTXZG was introduced in 2017. It has a 4200R LCD screen with 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) resolution and 100 Hz/120 Hz refresh rate. The TV is HDR compatible and can reach 1500 nits of peak brightness. It supports HDR10 and HLG. Its powerful Q Engine picture processor guarantees a high quality upscaling of any low resolution source to 4K UHD (3840 x 2160).

We give Samsung QE49Q7CGMTXZG TV 71 overall score out of 100. Our ranking system is based on the display specifications, video, audio and other features, connectivity and format support.

DISPLAY
77
VIDEO FEATURES
68
AUDIO FEATURES
41
OTHER FEATURES
73
CONNECTIVITY
69
FORMAT SUPPORT
80
OVERALL
71

Pros and Cons

In this section we highlight pros and cons of Samsung QE49Q7CGMTXZG.

The TV has strengths such as High Refresh Rate, Backlight Name, Wide Viewing Angle, Color Depth, HDR10, HLG, Speaker Channels and DTS Digital Surround. And it has weaknesses sush as LED Type, Low Number of Local Dimming Zones, no 3D Capability, no HDR10+, no Dolby Vision, no Advanced HDR by Technicolor®, no IMAX Enhanced, no AMD Freesync™, no NVidia G-Sync, no 4K HFR, no 2K HFR, no VRR, no HGIG Compatibility, Weak Picture Processor, no Filmmaker Mode, no Dolby Atmos, no Active Voice Amplifier, no WiSA Ready and Real Game Enhancer+.

PROS
High Refresh Rate 👍
Backlight Name 👍
Wide Viewing Angle 👍
Color Depth 👍
HDR10 👍
HLG 👍
Speaker Channels 👍
DTS Digital Surround 👍
CONS
LED Type 👎
Low Number of Local Dimming Zones 👎
No 3D Capability 👎
No HDR10+ 👎
No Dolby Vision 👎
No Advanced HDR by Technicolor® 👎
No IMAX Enhanced 👎
No AMD Freesync™ 👎
No NVidia G-Sync 👎
No 4K HFR 👎
No 2K HFR 👎
No VRR 👎
No HGIG Compatibility 👎
Weak Picture Processor 👎
No Filmmaker Mode 👎
No Dolby Atmos 👎
No Active Voice Amplifier 👎
No WiSA Ready 👎
Real Game Enhancer+ 👎

Selected Features

QLED Display with VA Panel

Samsung QE49Q7CGMTXZG 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 QE49Q7CGMTXZG.

BASICS
BrandSamsung
Country VersionGermany
SeriesQ7C
ModelQE49Q7CGMTXZG
Release Year2017
Size49"
Smart TV
DISPLAY
Actual Size (Diagonal)48.5"
Resolution4K UHD (3840 x 2160)
Refresh Rate100 Hz/120 Hz
Screen DesignCurved
Curvature4200R
Display TechnologyLCD
Panel TypeSVA
Backlight TypeQLED
LED TypeBottom Edge LED
Dual LED
Backlight DimmingLocal Dimming
Backlight NamePrecision Black Pro
Dimming NameSupreme UHD Dimming
Number of Local Dimming Zones12
ContrastQ Contrast
ColorQuantum Dot Color
4K Color Drive Elite
Viewing AngleQ Viewing Angle
Panel Bit Depth10 bits
Color Depth1.07 Billion
DCI P3 Color Space Coverage100%
Peak Brightness1500 nits
Picture Quality Index3200
VIDEO
3D Capability
HDR10
HDR10+
Dolby Vision
HLG
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®
IMAX Enhanced
High Dynamic Range4K HDR Elite
Quantum HDR 1500
AMD Freesync™
NVidia G-Sync
4K HFR
2K HFR
VRR
HGIG Compatibility
Picture ProcessorQ Engine
Blacks4K Elite Black
Frame Interploation TechniqueAuto Motion Plus
Frame Interpolation Frequency200 Hz
Black Frame Insertion
Filmmaker Mode
Contrast Enhancement Contrast Enhancer
Auto Low Latency Mode
Adaptive Picture
AUDIO
Speaker Channels4.2
Speaker Type and ConfigurationFront Firing
Speaker Power Rating4 x 5 W + 2 x 10 W
Multiroom Link
Dolby Atmos
Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital Plus
DTS Digital Surround
Object Tracking Sound
Q-Symphony
Dialog Enhancement
Audio Pre-selection Descriptor
Active Voice Amplifier
WiSA Ready
CONNECTIVITY
Ethernet Input
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Frequency2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
Wi-Fi ProtocolIEEE802.11ac/a/b/g/n
Bluetooth
Chromecast
Works with Alexa
HDMI Inputs4
HDMI Version2.0
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC)
HDCP Version2.2
HDMI-CEC Anynet+
InstaPort S (HDMI Quick Switch)
USB Inputs3
USB 3.0 Ports
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs3
Component Inputs
Composite Inputs
RCA Audio Outputs
3.5mm headphone Audio Output
Optical Audio Output
RS-232C Remote
DLNA
OTHER
CPU Cores4
Operating SystemTizen
Internet Browser
Voice Command
Light Sensor
Electronic Program Guide (EPG)
Parental Control (V-Chip)
Far-Field Interaction
Teletext
Picture-In-Picture
Closed Captions
PVR Function Extended
USB Drive Format SupportFAT / exFAT / NTFS
Digital Clean View
Ambient Mode
Decor Mode
Motion Detection
Smart View 2.0
ConnectShare™
Embedded POP
Real Game Enhancer+
Game Mode
Art Mode
USB HID Support
VIDEO FORMATS
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
AAC
AC4
AIFF
ALAC
APE
aptX
eAAC+
EAC3
FLAC
HE-AAC
LPCM
M4A
MIDI
MP2
MP3
OGG
RealAudio
WMA
WAV
IMAGE FORMATS
BMP
GIF
JPEG
JPS
MPO
PNG
TUNER
Digital Tuner 2
SAT Tuner
Analog Tuner
Digital Terrestrial TV SystemDVB-T/T2 HD
Digital Cable TV SystemDVB-C
Digital SAT TV SystemDVB-S/S2
Color systemPAL / SECAM / NTSC
CI+Version 1.3
FM Radio
GENERAL
Energy Efficiency ClassB
Power SupplyAC 220-240 V, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption (Typical)124 W
Power Consumption (In Standby)0.5 W
Dimension Without Stand (W x H x D)1089.2 mm x 627.8 mm x 82.4 mm
Dimension With Stand (W x H x D)1089.2 mm x 718.0 mm x 303.8 mm
Dimension of Package (W x H x D)1222 mm x 733 mm x 192 mm
One Connect Box Optical
No Gap Wall-Mount
VESA Wall Mount
VESA Dimensions (W x H)400 mm x 400 mm
Weight Without Stand14.5 kg
Weight With Stand17.7 kg
Weight of Package (Gross)23.1 kg
ACCESSORIES
RemoteTM1790A

Successor

An indirect successor of the 2017 Q7C series can be considered a 2018 Q7FN series. Let us now display the major changes that the successor brought.

UPGRADES Samsung GQ55Q7FNGTXZG Samsung QE49Q7CGMTXZG
HDR10+
AMD Freesync™

DOWNGRADES Samsung GQ55Q7FNGTXZG Samsung QE49Q7CGMTXZG
DTS Digital Surround

For this comparison we chose 55" version of the successor - model GQ55Q7FNGTXZG. For more detailed comparison between the two please visit Samsung QE49Q7CGMTXZG vs Samsung GQ55Q7FNGTXZG where you can also choose different size and country models to compare.

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