Samsung ED75E vs Sony KD-75XD9405

Samsung ED75E
Sony KD-75XD9405

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
400 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The Samsung ED75E is a 400 cd/m² display brightness TV. That's 400 cd/m² brighter than the Sony KD-75XD9405 (unknown cd/m²).
14% lighter Edit
The Samsung ED75E has a weight of 34.1kg. That's 4.6kg lighter than the Sony KD-75XD9405 (38.7kg). 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.

£184 cheaper
The Samsung ED75E costs £3,615.31, whereas the Sony KD-75XD9405 is £3,799.00.
8 Reasons For
Vastly higher RMS rated power Edit
The Sony KD-75XD9405 has an RMS rated power of 30W, however the Samsung ED75E is only a 10W RMS rated power TV (20W lower). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Four loudspeakers Edit
The Sony KD-75XD9405 is a four loudspeaker TV, whereas the Samsung ED75E only has two loudspeakers. Read more

The number of loudspeakers is the total number of speakers provided with the TV, either inside the TV casing or as external speakers.

A greater number of speakers will allow for better quality audio and different frequencies. Multiple external speakers will enable to the TV to play surround sound audio.

Three more HDMI ports Edit
The Sony KD-75XD9405 is a four HDMI port TV, whereas the Samsung ED75E only has one HDMI port. 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.

34kWh lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Sony KD-75XD9405 is a 280kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 34kWh lower than the Samsung ED75E (280kWh). 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.

11% thinner Edit
The Sony KD-75XD9405 has a thickness of 52mm, however the Samsung ED75E is a 57.7mm thick TV (5.7mm 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.

Available from 20 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £19.62
The Sony KD-75XD9405 only costs £326.72 to run over five years however the Samsung ED75E costs £346.34 to run (6% more). Read more
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Sony KD-75XD9405 is "A", whereas the rating of the Samsung ED75E is "B".

Reasons Against

9 Reasons Against
20W lower RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung ED75E has an RMS rated power of 10W, whereas the Sony KD-75XD9405 is a 30W RMS rated power TV (20W higher). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Only two loudspeakers Edit
The number of loudspeakers on the Samsung ED75E is two, but the Sony KD-75XD9405 only has four loudspeakers. Read more

The number of loudspeakers is the total number of speakers provided with the TV, either inside the TV casing or as external speakers.

A greater number of speakers will allow for better quality audio and different frequencies. Multiple external speakers will enable to the TV to play surround sound audio.

Three less HDMI ports Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Samsung ED75E is one, but the Sony KD-75XD9405 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.

Higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung ED75E is a 314kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 34kWh higher than the Sony KD-75XD9405 (280kWh). 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.

Marginally thicker Edit
The Samsung ED75E is a 57.7mm thick TV, whereas the Sony KD-75XD9405 is a 52mm thick TV (5.7mm 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.

Not as many stockists
Only 4 stores sells the Samsung ED75E, however 24 stores sell the Sony KD-75XD9405. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Four months older
The Samsung ED75E is older than the Sony KD-75XD9405 by four months.
6% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Samsung ED75E are £346.34 which is £19.62 more than the Sony KD-75XD9405. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is inferior
The Samsung ED75E has an energy efficiency rating of "B", but the Sony KD-75XD9405 has a rating of "A".
2 Reasons Against
Heavier Edit
Sony KD-75XD9405 is 38.7kg heavy. That's 4.6kg heavier than the Samsung ED75E (38.7kg). 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.

£184 more expensive
The Sony KD-75XD9405 is more expensive than the Samsung ED75E by £183.69.

Date Released

14 months Ago 10 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 344.51
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 346.34
Purchase price £ 3,615.31
Total cost of ownership £ 3,961.65
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 323.68
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 326.72
Purchase price £ 3,799.00
Total cost of ownership £ 4,125.72
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

1.7T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
44
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
1.6T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.6 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
42
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
75" 75"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
3D Compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D compatible
Refresh Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 100Hz
3D Type
 Active
 Active
LED Backlighting
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,200Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 Motionflow
 Motionflow
Response Time
4ms Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Brightness
400 cd/m² Unknown - Click to provide data
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 5000:1
BEST
 5000:1
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Screen Format Adjustment
 16:9
 14:9
 Zoom
 16:9
 14:9
 Zoom
Display Refresh Rate
 60 Hz
 50 Hz
 30 Hz
 25 Hz
 24 Hz
 60 Hz
 50 Hz
 30 Hz
 25 Hz
 24 Hz
BEST
Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 164cm
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Vertical Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST

TV Tuner

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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Smart TV features
Internet Browser
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Internet browser
Operating System
 Android
 Android
Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring

Audio

RMS Rated Power
10W 30W
BEST
Loudspeaker
2 4
BEST
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Sound Mode
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
Audio Decoder
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Pulse
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Pulse

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Common Interface Plus
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface plus
Ethernet LAN Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RF Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
SCART Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video in Port
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
PC in Port
 PC in port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 4
BEST

Networking

WiFi Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WiFi connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ethernet LAN connection
WiFi Direct Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WiFi direct connection
Network Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Network browsing

Management Features

On/off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off timer
Smart Mode
 Custom
 Graphics
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Photo
 Animation
 Custom
 Graphics
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Photo
 Animation
On Screen Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen display
Electronic Programme Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Electronic programme guide

Performance

Video Format
 H.265
 H.265
24p Playback
Unknown - Click to provide data
 24p playback
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High dynamic range imaging (HDRI)

Design

LED Indicator
 LED indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour
 Black
 Black
Peak Luminance Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 75%

Ergonomics

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

Power

Typical Power Consumption
215W 202W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
314kWh 280kWh
BEST
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 352W

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
57.7mm 52mm
BEST
Weight
34.1kg
BEST
38.7kg
Package Weight
44.1kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 43.2kg
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 327mm
Height (with Stand)
959.5mm
BEST
1,017mm
Width (with Stand)
1,676.2mm 1,672mm
BEST
Height
959.5mm
BEST
960mm
Width
1,676.2mm 1,672mm
BEST
Packaging Height
1,085mm
BEST
1,127mm
Packaging Depth
250mm 240mm
BEST
Packaging Width
1,810mm
BEST
1,895mm

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
Mounting Kit
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mounting kit
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

Technical Details

Dolby Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
Power Save Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Light Sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Feedback