In general, the dimensions of 46-inch televisions differ between manufacturers. The LED EH5000 from Samsung is 41.7 inches wide, 24.6 inches tall, and 3.7 inches deep, whilst the LCD HDTV LC-46LE835U from Sharp measures 42.2 inches wide, 26.1 inches long, and 1.6 inches deep.
With a stand, the LED EH5000 from Samsung is 41.7 inches in width, 26.8 inches in height, and 9 inches in depth. The LC-46LE835U by Sharp measures 42.2 inches in width, 28 inches in height, and 11.54 inches in depth.
The 46-inch class designation is determined by the diagonal length, or screen size, of the television, which stretches from one corner to the opposite corner. The diagonal measurement of the Samsung television is 45.9 inches, whereas the screen size of the Sharp television is precisely 46 inches.