Panasonic TX-40CX802 vs Samsung UE40JU7000

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Panasonic TX-40CX802
Samsung UE40JU7000

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Common interface connection Edit
The Panasonic TX-40CX802 has a common interface connection, however the Samsung UE40JU7000 does not have a common interface connection. Read more

A common interface slot provides compatibility with pay-per-view cards.

A common interface slot allows you to install pay per view cards. For example Sky TV sell pay per cards for watching football and boxing and WWE Network sell cards for watching wrestling.

46% thinner Edit
Panasonic TX-40CX802 is 46mm thick. That's 20.8mm thinner than the Samsung UE40JU7000 (66.8mm). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

Cheaper by £9
The Panasonic TX-40CX802 costs £9 less than the Samsung UE40JU7000.
6 Reasons For
Four HDMI ports Edit
The Samsung UE40JU7000 is a four HDMI port TV, whereas the Panasonic TX-40CX802 only has three HDMI ports. Read more

The HDMI ports quantity is the number of ports that the TV has that will accept a HDMI cable. HDMI is the most common type of cable used to connect modern TVs, DVD players, games consoles etc.

A greater number of HDMI ports will allow you to permanently connect more devices to the TV and will reduce the need to reach around the back of the TV to unplug and plug in cables when switching between devices.

18kWh lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE40JU7000 has an annual energy consumption of 85kWh, whereas the Panasonic TX-40CX802 is a 103kWh annual energy consumption TV (18kWh higher). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

A lot lighter Edit
Samsung UE40JU7000 is 8.3kg heavy, but the Panasonic TX-40CX802 is a 12kg heavy TV (3.7kg heavier). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

6 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £22.04
Over five years the Samsung UE40JU7000 only costs £99.58 to run however the Panasonic TX-40CX802 costs £121.62 to run (22% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Samsung UE40JU7000 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", whereas the Panasonic TX-40CX802 has a rating of "B".

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Only three HDMI ports Edit
The Panasonic TX-40CX802 has three HDMI ports, however the Samsung UE40JU7000 only has four HDMI ports. Read more

The HDMI ports quantity is the number of ports that the TV has that will accept a HDMI cable. HDMI is the most common type of cable used to connect modern TVs, DVD players, games consoles etc.

A greater number of HDMI ports will allow you to permanently connect more devices to the TV and will reduce the need to reach around the back of the TV to unplug and plug in cables when switching between devices.

18% higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Panasonic TX-40CX802 has an annual energy consumption of 103kWh, however the Samsung UE40JU7000 is an 85kWh annual energy consumption TV (18kWh lower). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

3.7kg heavier Edit
The Panasonic TX-40CX802 is a 12kg heavy TV, whereas the Samsung UE40JU7000 is an 8.3kg heavy TV (3.7kg lighter). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

Less retailers
The Panasonic TX-40CX802 is only stocked by 3 stores, whereas the Samsung UE40JU7000 is stocked by 9 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
Higher running costs over five years by £22.04
Over five years the Panasonic TX-40CX802 costs £121.62 to run which is £22.04 more to run than the Samsung UE40JU7000. Show assumptions.
Lower energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Panasonic TX-40CX802 is "B", however the rating of the Samsung UE40JU7000 is "A".
4 Reasons Against
Does not have a common interface connection Edit
The Samsung UE40JU7000 does not have a common interface connection, however the Panasonic TX-40CX802 has a common interface connection. Read more

A common interface slot provides compatibility with pay-per-view cards.

A common interface slot allows you to install pay per view cards. For example Sky TV sell pay per cards for watching football and boxing and WWE Network sell cards for watching wrestling.

Thicker Edit
The Samsung UE40JU7000 has a thickness of 66.8mm. That's 20.8mm thicker than the Panasonic TX-40CX802 (66.8mm). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

More expensive by £9
The Samsung UE40JU7000 is £9 more expensive than the Panasonic TX-40CX802.
Older by one month
The Samsung UE40JU7000 is one month older than the Panasonic TX-40CX802.

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Date Released

20 months Ago 21 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 118.58
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 121.62
Purchase price £ 690.00
Total cost of ownership £ 811.62
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 97.75
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 99.58
Purchase price £ 699.00
Total cost of ownership £ 798.58
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.6T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.6 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.49T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.49 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
40" 40"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
Refresh Rate
1,600Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
3D Type
 Active
 Active
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
OLED Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
 OLED technology
Motion Interpolation Frequency
1,600Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Comb Filter
 3D
 3D
BEST
Motion Interpolation Technology
 IFC (Intelligent Frame Creation)
 IFC (Intelligent Frame Creation)
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 Brilliant Contrast
 Brilliant Contrast
Video Mode
 2160p
 1080p
 2160p
 1080p
BEST
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1300
2D-3D Converter
Unknown - Click to provide data
 2D-3D converter
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Brilliant Contrast
 Mega Contrast
 Brilliant Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Diagonal
100cm 101cm
BEST
Horizontal Viewing Angle
176° Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Vertical Viewing Angle
176° Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto channel search feature
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Tuner
 Analog
 Analog
Tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data 2

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
 Smart TV features
 Smart TV features
Internet Browser
 Internet browser
 Internet browser
Timeshift Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Timeshift feature
Operating System
 Firefox OS
 Firefox OS

Audio

Built-In Subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Dolby Technology
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby MS11
 DTS
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby MS11
 DTS
Sound Mode
 Standard
 Music
 Standard
 Music
Audio Decoder
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby MS11
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby MS11

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
1 1
Common Interface Plus
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface plus
Common Interface Connection
 Common interface connection
BEST
 Common interface connection
Ethernet LAN Port
1 1
RF Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
SCART Port
1 1
RS-232 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 1
Composite Video in Port
1 1
Component Video in Port
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
3 3
USB 3.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
HDCP Security Feature
 HDCP security feature
 HDCP security feature
PC in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in port
HDMI Port
3 4
BEST
Consumer Electronics Control
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Mobile High-Definition Link
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile high-definition link
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

WiFi Connection
 WiFi connection
 WiFi connection
Internet Browser
 Internet browser
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bluetooth Connection
 Bluetooth connection
 Bluetooth connection
WiFi Standard
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 802.11ac
 802.11a
BEST
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
WiFi Direct Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WiFi direct connection
Network Browsing
 Network browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

Sleep Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sleep timer
On/off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off timer
Automatic Shut Off Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Automatic shut off function
Smart Mode
 Cinema
 Game
 Dynamic
 Natural
 Movie
 Sports
 Cinema
 Game
 Dynamic
 Natural
 Movie
 Sports
Picture in Picture Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture in picture function
On Screen Display
 On screen display
 On screen display
Electronic Programme Guide
 Electronic programme guide
 Electronic programme guide
Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off
On Screen Display Language
 ENG
 ENG
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 27
Hotel Mode
 Hotel mode
Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Memory Card
 SD
 SD
Integrated Card Reader
 Integrated card reader
Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Format
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 FLV
 3GP
 MKV
 VOB
 AVCHD
 M4V
 TS
 AVC
 3GPP
 VRO
 H.265
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 FLV
 3GP
 MKV
 VOB
 AVCHD
 M4V
 TS
 AVC
 3GPP
 VRO
 H.265
Audio Format
 FLAC
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 AAC++
 FLAC
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 AAC++
Image Format
 JPG
 MPO
 JPG
 MPO
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
BD Wise Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
 BD wise technology
24p Playback
Unknown - Click to provide data
 24p playback
Wide Color Enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wide color enhancer
Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Extended PVR
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Ambient Light Sensor
 Ambient light sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data
Voice Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Voice control
Motion Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Motion control
Processor Core
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Stored Teletext Page
1,500 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
Subtitles Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Subtitles function

Design

Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interface
 200 x 200
 200 x 200
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Typical Power Consumption
74W 61W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
103kWh 85kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 200 - 240
 200 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 154W
Input Voltage
 240
 200 - 240
 220
 220 - 240
 240
 200 - 240
 220
 220 - 240

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
 DLNA certificate
 DLNA certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
46mm
BEST
66.8mm
Weight
12kg 8.3kg
BEST
Package Weight
17kg 13.3kg
BEST
Weight (with Stand)
13.5kg 10.4kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
211mm
BEST
271.7mm
Height (with Stand)
553mm
BEST
587.7mm
Width (with Stand)
899mm
BEST
917.7mm
Height
518mm
BEST
535.6mm
Width
899mm
BEST
917.7mm
Packaging Height
679mm 603mm
BEST
Packaging Width
1,219mm 1,085mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Desktop stand
Battery Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Battery included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Cable Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
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