Samsung UN32J4500AFXZA is a smart TV but comes with low resolution display. It supports max resolution of 1366 X 768p. The picture quality of this television is decent but not as good as high end Samsung UN32J6300 32-Inch 1080p Smart LED TV which can play content in full HD resolution as well. UN32J4500AFXZA comes with good viewing angle and has less motion blur. It can be used as gaming monitor as it comes with very less input lag. However, it offers average black uniformity and blacks are not so deeper. Considering black Friday price, it is a great deal. One shouldn’t forget that it is a Smart TV as well. Aesthetically, it is not attractive and comes with thick bezel and has two feet stand. So you need wider place to place it. You can also consider VIZIO E32-C1 32-Inch 1080p Smart LED TV which offers good contrast and deeper black. It also comes with less input lag and motion blur. However, side-viewing is not so great on VIZIO E32-C1.
Display size of Samsung UN32J4500AFXZA is 31.5”, when measured diagonally. This television is 2.7” thick (without stand). The W, H, D of this television, without stand, is 29.3″ x 17.1″ x 2.7 and 29.3″ x 18.2″ x 5.9 with stand. It weighs around 8.2lbs, without stand, and withstand it weighs around 8.4lbs. It comes with basic remote and is compatible with Vesa Wall Mount (200 X200). It comes with motion rate 60 while VIZIO E32-C1 32-Inch 1080p Smart LED TV comes with 120Hz effective refresh rate.
Samsung offers 2 X 5W Down firing speakers with its UN32J4500AFXZA model while the bigger size budget Smart TV comes with 2X10W down firing speakers. Sound quality of speakers is average. It doesn’t produce very loud sound at high volume. It can upscale low resolution content to 720p as well.
As this is a Smart TV, you will get common apps like Netflix, youtube etc. Wireless connectivity is supported by Wi-fi 802.11 b/g/n and Wi-fi direct. It doesn’t come with Bluetooth but comes with full web browser. It also comes with Screen mirroring feature and is DLNA certified.
When it comes to Ports, Samsung UN32J4500AFXZA offers 2 HDMI, 1 USB, 1 Component In, 1 Composite In, 1 Digital Audio Out Optical and 1 RF In. It doesn’t come with headphone jack. Vizio E32-C1, on the other hand, offers analog audio out as well.
Finally, Samsung UN32J4500AFXZA offers decent picture quality for budget price but comes with only 720p resolution. If you can stretch your budget by $50, you can get Vizio E32-C1 which offers deeper black and great uniformity. Also it is a 1080p TV and can upscale low resolution content very efectively.