Samsung UE32F6800 vs Samsung UE32J5500

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Samsung UE32F6800
Samsung UE32J5500

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
One more USB 2.0 port Edit
The Samsung UE32F6800 has three USB 2.0 ports, however the Samsung UE32J5500 only has two USB 2.0 ports. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

Four HDMI ports Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Samsung UE32F6800 is four, but the Samsung UE32J5500 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.

Thinner Edit
The Samsung UE32F6800 is a 49.5mm thick TV. That's 17.1mm thinner than the Samsung UE32J5500 (66.6mm). 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.

One more awards
The Samsung UE32F6800 has 2 awards from expert review sites, however the Samsung UE32J5500 has 1 award.
Much better expert reviews
Based on 6 reviews, the average expert review score of the Samsung UE32F6800 is 83%, but the average rating of the Samsung UE32J5500 is 72% (based on 5 reviews).
7 Reasons For
Local dimming Edit
The Samsung UE32J5500 features local dimming, however the Samsung UE32F6800 does not feature local dimming. Read more

This means that LEDs can be controlled individually (or in clusters) to control the level of light/color intensity in a given part of the screen.

A lot lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE32J5500 has an annual energy consumption of 58kWh, whereas the Samsung UE32F6800 is a 76kWh 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.

Lighter Edit
Samsung UE32J5500 is 4.7kg heavy, but the Samsung UE32F6800 is a 5.7kg heavy TV (1kg 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.

Cheaper by £578
The Samsung UE32J5500 is £578 cheaper than the Samsung UE32F6800.
8 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 £16.02
Over five years the Samsung UE32J5500 only costs £69.13 to run however the Samsung UE32F6800 costs £85.15 to run (23% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Samsung UE32J5500 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", whereas the Samsung UE32F6800 has a rating of "B".

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
Does not feature local dimming Edit
The Samsung UE32F6800 does not feature local dimming, however the Samsung UE32J5500 features local dimming. Read more

This means that LEDs can be controlled individually (or in clusters) to control the level of light/color intensity in a given part of the screen.

Higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE32F6800 has an annual energy consumption of 76kWh, but the Samsung UE32J5500 is a 58kWh 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.

18% heavier Edit
The Samsung UE32F6800 has a weight of 5.7kg, however the Samsung UE32J5500 is a 4.7kg heavy TV (1kg 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.

More expensive by £578
The Samsung UE32F6800 is £578 more expensive than the Samsung UE32J5500.
Not as many stockists
The Samsung UE32F6800 is only stocked by 3 stores, however the Samsung UE32J5500 is stocked by 11 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
Older by over two years
The Samsung UE32F6800 is two years older than the Samsung UE32J5500.
£16.02 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs over five years of the Samsung UE32F6800 are £85.15 which is £16.02 more than the Samsung UE32J5500. Show assumptions.
Inferior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE32F6800 is "B", but the rating of the Samsung UE32J5500 is "A".
5 Reasons Against
One less USB 2.0 port Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports on the Samsung UE32J5500 is two, but the Samsung UE32F6800 only has three USB 2.0 ports. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

Only three HDMI ports Edit
The Samsung UE32J5500 is a three HDMI port TV, whereas the Samsung UE32F6800 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.

Thicker Edit
The Samsung UE32J5500 has a thickness of 66.6mm. That's 17.1mm thicker than the Samsung UE32F6800 (66.6mm). 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.

One less award
The Samsung UE32J5500 has only received 1 award, but the Samsung UE32F6800 has received 2 awards.
Expert review Rating is much Worse
The average expert rating of the Samsung UE32J5500 is only 72%, whereas the average expert rating of the Samsung UE32F6800 is 83% (based on 6 reviews).

Awards

2 Awards
avforums.com: Recommended
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
1 Award
reviewed.com: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

No reviews found

Date Released

46 months Ago 22 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 83.32
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 85.15
Purchase price £ 707.99
Total cost of ownership £ 793.14
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 67.30
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 69.13
Purchase price £ 129.99
Total cost of ownership £ 199.12
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.42T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.42 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.34T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.34 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
9
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
32" 32"
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
3D Type
 Active
 Active
LED Backlighting
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
400Hz 400Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 CMR (Clear Motion Rate)
 CMR (Clear Motion Rate)
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Video Mode
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 400
2D-3D Converter
 2D-3D converter
Unknown - Click to provide data
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Diagonal
80.73cm
BEST
80cm
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search Feature
 Auto channel search feature
 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

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
 Smart TV features
 Smart TV features
Internet Browser
 Internet browser
 Internet browser
Timeshift Feature
 Timeshift feature
 Timeshift feature
App
 Skype
BEST
 Skype

Audio

Audio System
Dolby Digital Plus / Dolby Pulse Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Auto Volume Leveler
 Auto volume leveler
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
 Common interface plus
 Common interface plus
Common Interface Connection
 Common interface connection
 Common interface connection
Ethernet LAN Port
1 1
RF Port
2 2
SCART Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 1
Composite Video in Port
1 1
Component Video in Port
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
3
BEST
2
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Version
 1.4a
BEST
 1.4a
PC in Port
 PC in port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
4
BEST
3
Consumer Electronics Control
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Mobile High-Definition Link
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile high-definition link

Networking

WiFi Connection
 WiFi connection
 WiFi connection
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
 Sleep timer
 Sleep timer
On/off Timer
 On/off timer
 On/off timer
Smart Mode
 Movie
 Photo
 Natural
 Game
 Sports
 Movie
 Photo
 Natural
 Game
 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
OSD Language
26 27
BEST

Performance

Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Game Mode
 Game mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
BD Wise Technology
 BD wise technology
 BD wise technology
Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
BEST
Voice Control
 Voice control
Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer

Design

Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Ergonomics

Smartphone Remote Feature
 Smartphone remote feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Typical Power Consumption
52W 42W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
BEST
Power Consumption in Power Save Mode
33W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption
76kWh 58kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 87W

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
49.5mm
BEST
66.6mm
Weight
5.7kg 4.7kg
BEST
Package Weight
7.5kg 6.2kg
BEST
Weight (with Stand)
5.9kg 5.1kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 207.6mm
Height (with Stand)
492.4mm 471.6mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
754.8mm 721.4mm
BEST
Height
443.7mm 424.8mm
Width
754.8mm 721.4mm
Packaging Height
516mm
BEST
522mm
Packaging Width
844mm
BEST
901mm

Packaging Content

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

Other Features

Power LED
 Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
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