Difference between LED and LCD | LED vs. LCD
|Stands for :
|LED stands for “Light Emitting Diode”.
|LCD stands for “Liquid Crystal Display”.
|Backlight Technology :
|LED is a kind of LCD actually with advancement of technology. It replaces fluorescent tubes with backlight technology, which creates more clear images than LCD.
|LCD uses fluorescent tubes to light up the picture, but cannot provide clarity as LED does.
|Color Accuracy :
|LED provides much better color accuracy than LCD.
|LCD also provides good color accuracy but if you compare both, then that minor difference is noticeable.
|LED consumes more power than LCD.
|LCD consumes less power than LED.
|Contrast & Black Level :
|LED has better contrast and black level as it produces better black areas which give better quality of image.
|LCD is not good to create black areas hence have not good contrast as LED.
|LED display gives good picture quality than LCD.
|LCD also gives good picture quality but we can not deny the difference between them.
|LED comes with wider viewing angles than the LCD.
|In LCD, in wider angle image is diminished with the 30 degree from the center then the ratio of contrast.
|If you are going to purchase LED, its expensive than LCD but have better quality of picture and better features than LCD.
|LCD is less expensive than LED. If you want to compromise a bit with quality, you can go for LCD.