LG 50LF580 vs Samsung UE50JU6400

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LG 50LF580
Samsung UE50JU6400

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
One more RF port Edit
The number of RF ports on the LG 50LF580 is two, but the Samsung UE50JU6400 only has one RF port. Read more

RF stands for Radio Frequency and an RF port is an older type of input connector for TVs which is most commonly use for connecting cable TV and satellite TV feeds directly to the TV.

Multiple RF ports will allow you to connect multiple RF feeds to the TV at the same time. For example, if the TV has a built in satellite TV decoder then you could connect 2 different satellite dishes to the TV.

Thinner Edit
LG 50LF580 is 55.8mm thick, but the Samsung UE50JU6400 is a 63.2mm thick TV (7.4mm thicker). 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.

£556 cheaper
The LG 50LF580 costs £556 less than the Samsung UE50JU6400.
Available from 1 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
More popular
The LG 50LF580 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 133301 by sales volume in our TVs, however the Samsung UE50JU6400 ranks No. 252886.
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 50LF580 is "A+", however the rating of the Samsung UE50JU6400 is "A".
1 Reason For
One more HDMI port Edit
The Samsung UE50JU6400 has four HDMI ports, however the LG 50LF580 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.

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
One less HDMI port Edit
The LG 50LF580 has three HDMI ports, however the Samsung UE50JU6400 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.

One month older
The LG 50LF580 is older than the Samsung UE50JU6400 by one month.
6 Reasons Against
One less RF port Edit
The number of RF ports on the Samsung UE50JU6400 is one, but the LG 50LF580 only has two RF ports. Read more

RF stands for Radio Frequency and an RF port is an older type of input connector for TVs which is most commonly use for connecting cable TV and satellite TV feeds directly to the TV.

Multiple RF ports will allow you to connect multiple RF feeds to the TV at the same time. For example, if the TV has a built in satellite TV decoder then you could connect 2 different satellite dishes to the TV.

Thicker Edit
Samsung UE50JU6400 is 63.2mm thick, but the LG 50LF580 is a 55.8mm thick TV (7.4mm thinner). 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.

£556 more expensive
The Samsung UE50JU6400 is more expensive than the LG 50LF580 by £556.
Less retailers
Only 1 shop sell the Samsung UE50JU6400, whereas 2 sellers sell the LG 50LF580. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Worse selling
The Samsung UE50JU6400 ranks No. 252886 by sales volume, however the LG 50LF580 ranks No. 133301.
Energy efficiency rating is lower
The Samsung UE50JU6400 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", however the LG 50LF580 has a rating of "A+".

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Date Released

21 months Ago 21 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 100.95
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 100.95
Purchase price £ 443.00
Total cost of ownership £ 543.95
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.5T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Display

Screen Size
50" 50"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Backlighting
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 900Hz
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Video Mode
 2160p
 2160p
BEST
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 900
2D-3D Converter
Unknown - Click to provide data
 2D-3D converter
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Diagonal
126cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
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

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
 Smart TV features
 Smart TV features
App
 Twitter
 Skype
 Twitter
 Skype
BEST
Operating System Version
4.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System
 NetCast OS
 NetCast OS
Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring

Audio

RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Audio Decoder
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
1 1
Common Interface Plus
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface plus
Common Interface Connection
 Common interface connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Port
1 1
RF Port
2
BEST
1
SCART Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RS-232 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 1
Composite Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
3 3
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP Security Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP security feature
HDMI Version
 1.4
BEST
 1.4
PC in Port
 PC in port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
3 4
BEST
Consumer Electronics Control
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Mobile High-Definition Link
 Mobile high-definition link
 Mobile high-definition link
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)

Networking

WiFi Connection
 WiFi connection
 WiFi connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
Miracast
 Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
WiFi Direct Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WiFi direct connection

Management Features

Sleep Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sleep timer
On/off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off timer
Smart Mode
 Game
 Sports
 Game
 Sports
Picture in Picture Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture in picture function
On Screen Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen display
Electronic Programme Guide
 Electronic programme guide
 Electronic programme guide
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 27

Performance

Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
BD Wise Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
 BD wise technology
24p Playback
Unknown - Click to provide data
 24p playback
Local Dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Local dimming
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interface
 400 x 400
 400 x 400
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Typical Power Consumption
63W Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
BEST
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
92kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
 DLNA certificate
 DLNA certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
55.8mm
BEST
63.2mm
Weight
14.2kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Weight
17.7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 14.4kg
Depth (with Stand)
255mm 254.6mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
708mm 688.6mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
1,128mm
BEST
1,128.9mm
Height
660mm 654.4mm
Width
1,128mm 1,128.9mm
Packaging Height
760mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
1,197mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Desktop stand
Battery Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Battery included
Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
Cable Included
 AC
 AC
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
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