https://www.cnet.com/topics/tvs/best-tvs/52-59-inches/ has the TCL in the lead. Not your model but the TCL does make CNET's picks often.

As to Samsung, I have to temper my words here about cracked screens because of Samsung's market share. It could be they just sell so many that you get a lot of broken screens or there is a real problem. You don't see as many yelps on the other makes. It's just odd.

Look to rtings.com for both models to see what else differs.