Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA

Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA

SCORE:
92
SCORE:
92

Highlights

  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) QLED Display
  • HDR10, HDR10+, HLG support
  • Quantum Dot Color (100% Color Volume)
  • Wide Viewing Angle
  • Quantum Processor 4K
  • 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 Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA to Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA 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. 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.

Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA

Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA

DISPLAY
94
VIDEO FEATURES
95
AUDIO FEATURES
80
OTHER FEATURES
86
CONNECTIVITY
88
FORMAT SUPPORT
92
OVERALL
92
DISPLAY
94
VIDEO FEATURES
94
AUDIO FEATURES
75
OTHER FEATURES
87
CONNECTIVITY
90
FORMAT SUPPORT
92
OVERALL
92

Selected Features

QLED backlight

Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA and Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA are Quantum dot LED (QLED) TVs which have LED backlight LCD displays 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 Panels

Both TVs have vertical alignment (VA) panels. 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

Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA and Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA 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+

Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA and Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA also support 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.

Advantage of Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA

This section shows the features and specifications which are the reason to choose Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA over Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA.

Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA vs Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA
AMD Freesync™ Premium vs
Dynamic Black EQ vs
Auto Low Latency Mode vs
Adaptive Picture vs
Active Voice Amplifier vs
Adaptive Sound Control Adaptive Sound+ vs
HDMI Version 2.1 vs 2.0
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) eARC vs
HDCP Version 2.3 vs 2.2
RS-232C Remote vs
Embedded POP vs

Advantage of Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA

This section shows the features and specifications which are the reason to choose Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA over Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA.

Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA vs Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA
Audio Pre-selection Descriptor vs
Ethernet Input vs
Far-Field Interaction vs
More Tuners (SAT) vs

Common Strengths and Weaknesses

STRENGTHS
👍   High Resolution
👍   High Refresh Rate: 100 Hz/120 Hz
👍   Wide Viewing Angle
👍   HDR10
👍   HDR10+
👍   HLG
👍   AMD Freesync™
👍   2K HFR
👍   Filmmaker Mode
👍   Bluetooth Audio Playback
👍   Wi-Fi
👍   Wi-Fi Direct
👍   Bluetooth
👍   Works with Alexa
WEAKNESSES
👎   LED Type
👎   No Full-Array Local Dimming
👎   No Dolby Vision
👎   No IMAX Enhanced
👎   No NVidia G-Sync
👎   No 4K HFR
👎   No VRR
👎   No Dolby Atmos
👎   No DTS Digital Surround
👎   No NEXTGEN TV (ATSC 3.0)

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 - Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA and here - Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA.

BASICS Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA
BrandSamsungSamsung
CountryUSAUSA
Series 2LS01T The SerifLS01R The Serif
ModelQN55LS01TAFXZAQN55LS01RAFXZA
Release Year20202019
Size55"55"
Bezel ColorWhiteWhite
Smart TV
DISPLAY Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA
Display TypeQLEDQLED
DesignSerifSerif
Actual Size (Diagonal)54.6"54.5"
Resolution4K UHD (3840 x 2160)4K UHD (3840 x 2160)
Refresh Rate100 Hz/120 Hz100 Hz/120 Hz
Screen DesignFlatFlat
Panel TypeVAVA
LED TypeEdge LEDEdge LED
Dual LED
Backlight DimmingFrame DimmingFrame Dimming
Dimming NameSupreme UHD DimmingSupreme UHD Dimming
ContrastMega ContrastMega Contrast
ColorQuantum Dot Color (100% Color Volume)Quantum Dot Color (100% Color Volume)
Viewing AngleWide Viewing AngleWide Viewing Angle
Panel Bit Depth8 bits + FRC8 bits + FRC
DCI P3 Color Space Coverage100%100%
VIDEO Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA
3D Capability
HDR10
HDR10+
Dolby Vision
HLG
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®
IMAX Enhanced
High Dynamic RangeQuantum HDRQuantum HDR 4x
AMD Freesync™ Premium
NVidia G-Sync
4K HFR
2K HFR
VRR
HGIG Compatibility
Picture ProcessorQuantum Processor 4KQuantum Processor 4K
Upscaling4K AI4K AI
Blacks
Dynamic Black EQ
Frame Interploation TechniqueAuto Motion PlusAuto Motion Plus
Frame Interpolation Frequency240 Hz240 Hz
Black Frame Insertion
Filmmaker Mode
Contrast Enhancement Contrast Enhancer Contrast Enhancer
Auto Low Latency Mode
Adaptive Picture
AUDIO Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA
Speaker Channels4.04.0
Speaker Poer Rating4 x 10 W4 x 10 W
Multiroom Link
Dolby Atmos
Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby AC-4
DTS Digital Surround
Object Tracking Sound
Q-Symphony
Dialog Enhancement
Audio Pre-selection Descriptor
Active Voice Amplifier
Adaptive Sound Control Adaptive Sound+
WiSA Ready
Bluetooth Audio Playback
CONNECTIVITY Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA
Ethernet Input
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Frequency2.4 GHz, 5 GHz2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
Wi-Fi ProtocolIEEE802.11a/b/g/n/acIEEE802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth
Apple Airplay Airplay 2 Airplay 2
Chromecast
Virtual AssistantSamsung Bixby, Google AssistantSamsung Bixby, Google Assistant
Works with Alexa
HDMI Inputs44
HDMI Version2.12.0
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) eARC
HDCP Version2.32.2
HDMI-CEC Anynet+ Anynet+
InstaPort S (HDMI Quick Switch)
USB Inputs22
USB 3.0 Ports
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs11
Component Inputs
Composite Inputs
RCA Audio Outputs
3.5mm headphone Audio Output
Optical Audio Output
RS-232C Remote
DLNA
OTHER Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA
CPU Cores44
Operating SystemTizenTizen
Internet Browser
Voice Command
Light Sensor
Electronic Program Guide (EPG)
Parental Control (V-Chip)
Far-Field Interaction
Teletext
Closed Captions
PVR Function
USB Drive Format SupportFAT / exFAT / NTFSFAT / exFAT / NTFS
Digital Clean View
Ambient Mode
Décor Mode
Motion Detection
ConnectShare™
Embedded POP
Real Game Enhancer+
Game Mode
Art Mode
Art Store
USB HID Support
On-Screen Display LanguagesEnglish, Spanish, FrenchEnglish, Spanish, French
Gallery Mode
360 VR
Bluetooth Low Energy On
Time Shift
VIDEO FORMATS Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA
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 Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA
AAC
AC4
AIFF
ALAC
APE
aptX
eAAC+
EAC3
FLAC
HE-AAC
LPCM
M4A
MIDI
MP2
MP3
OGG
RealAudio
WMA
WAV
IMAGE FORMATS Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA
BMP
GIF
JPEG
JPS
MPO
PNG
TUNER Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA
Digital Tuner 1 1
SAT Tuner
Analog Tuner
NEXTGEN TV (ATSC 3.0)
Digital Terrestrial TV SystemATSCATSC
Digital Cable TV SystemClear QAMClear QAM
Color systemPAL / SECAM / NTSCPAL / SECAM / NTSC
FM Radio
GENERAL Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA
Power Supply110 -120 V, 50/60 Hz110 -120 V, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption (Typical)68 W65 W
Power Consumption (In Standby)0.5 W0.5 W
Dimension Without Stand (W x H x D)49.4" x 29.5" x 8.7"49.4" x 29.5" x 8.7"
Dimension With Stand (W x H x D)49.4" x 48.7" x 19"49.4" x 48.7" x 19"
Stand Size41.4" x 39.2" x 19"41.4" x 39.2" x 19"
Dimension of Package (W x H x D)55.2" x 35.2" x 12.1"55.2" x 35.2" x 12.1"
One Connect Box
No Gap Wall-Mount
VESA Wall Mount
Weight Without Stand57.5 lbs57.5 lbs
Weight With Stand60 lbs60 lbs
Weight of Package (Gross)76.9 lbs76.9 lbs
ACCESSORIES Samsung QN55LS01TAFXZA Samsung QN55LS01RAFXZA
RemoteTM2050A (white)TM1950A (White)

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