Philips 49PUS6401 vs Samsung UE49K6300

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Philips 49PUS6401
Samsung UE49K6300

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Three USB 2.0 ports Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports on the Philips 49PUS6401 is three, but the Samsung UE49K6300 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.

One more HDMI port Edit
The Philips 49PUS6401 is a four HDMI port TV, whereas the Samsung UE49K6300 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.

Lighter Edit
Philips 49PUS6401 is 11kg heavy. That's 1.2kg lighter than the Samsung UE49K6300 (12.2kg). 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.

5 Reasons For
Lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE49K6300 is an 89kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 38kWh lower than the Philips 49PUS6401 (89kWh). 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.

£230 cheaper
The Samsung UE49K6300 costs £219.99, whereas the Philips 49PUS6401 is £449.95.
Available from 56 shops
The more stores stock this TV, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
More popular
The Samsung UE49K6300 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 10633 by sales volume in our TVs, but the Philips 49PUS6401 ranks No. 184461.
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE49K6300 is "A+", but the rating of the Philips 49PUS6401 is "A".

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Philips 49PUS6401 is a 127kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 38kWh higher than the Samsung UE49K6300 (89kWh). 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.

£230 more expensive
The Philips 49PUS6401 is more expensive than the Samsung UE49K6300 by £229.96.
Fewer sellers
Only 3 stores sells the Philips 49PUS6401, but 59 shops sell the Samsung UE49K6300. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this TV, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Four months older
The Philips 49PUS6401 is older than the Samsung UE49K6300 by four months.
Worse selling
The Philips 49PUS6401 ranks No. 184461 by sales volume, whereas the Samsung UE49K6300 ranks No. 10633.
Energy efficiency rating is worse
The Philips 49PUS6401 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", whereas the Samsung UE49K6300 has a rating of "A+".
3 Reasons Against
Only two USB 2.0 ports Edit
The Samsung UE49K6300 has two USB 2.0 ports, however the Philips 49PUS6401 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.

One less HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Samsung UE49K6300 is three, but the Philips 49PUS6401 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.

Heavier Edit
The Samsung UE49K6300 has a weight of 12.2kg. That's 1.2kg heavier than the Philips 49PUS6401 (12.2kg). 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.

Awards

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benchmark.pl: Good Product

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

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Date Released

9 months Ago 5 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 139.41
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 141.24
Purchase price £ 449.95
Total cost of ownership £ 591.19
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.7T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Display

Screen Size
49" 49"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 60Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Display Brightness
350 cd/m² Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
Screen Format Adjustment
 Zoom
 16:9
 Zoom
 16:9
3D Technology
 Samsung 3D HyperReal Engine
 Samsung 3D HyperReal Engine
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 800
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Refresh Rate
 60 Hz
 50 Hz
 30 Hz
 25 Hz
 24 Hz
BEST
 60 Hz
 50 Hz
 30 Hz
 25 Hz
 24 Hz
Display Diagonal
123cm 123cm
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST

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
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
 Smart TV features
 Smart TV features
Internet Browser
 Internet browser
 Internet browser
Timeshift Feature
 Timeshift feature
 Timeshift feature
App
 Google Apps
BEST
 Google Apps
HbbTV
 HbbTV
 HbbTV
Video App
 YouTube
 YouTube
Interactive TV
 Interactive TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Video On Demand
 Video on demand
 Video on demand
Operating System Version
5.1 (Lollipop) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System
 Android
 Android
User Memory Capacity
8GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring

Audio

RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Audio Decoder
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Plus

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
1 1
SCART Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 1
Composite Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video in Port
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
3
BEST
2
Audio Input Port for DVI
 Audio input port for DVI
Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP Security Feature
 HDCP security feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
4
BEST
3
Consumer Electronics Control
 EasyLink
 EasyLink
Audio in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link
 Mobile high-definition link
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.3
RF Connector Type
 F
 C
 IEC
 F, IEC
 F
 C
 IEC
 F, IEC

Networking

WiFi Connection
 WiFi connection
 WiFi connection
Bluetooth Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth connection
WiFi Standard
 802.11n
BEST
 802.11n
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
WiFi Direct Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WiFi direct connection
Network Browsing
 Network browsing
 Network browsing

Management Features

On/off Timer
 On/off timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Upgradeable Firmware
 Upgradeable firmware
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
Picture Mute (for Radio)
 Picture mute (for radio)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 27
Firmware Upgrade Method
 USB
 Network
 Auto upgrade wizard
 USB
 Network
 Auto upgrade wizard
Programming Period
8 day(s) Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Video Format
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 VC-1
 WMV9
 AVC
 H.265
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 VC-1
 WMV9
 AVC
 H.265
Audio Format
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 AAC++
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 AAC++
Image Format
 JPG
 JPG
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
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
Hard Drive Capacity
8GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Core
4 4
Subtitle Format
 SUB
 SRT
 SMI
 TXT
 SUB
 SRT
 SMI
 TXT
Stored Teletext Page
1,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
USB Recording
 USB recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
Subtitles Function
 Subtitles function
 Subtitles function
Satellite Channel Router (SatCR) Compatible
 Satellite Channel Router (SatCR) compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ambient Lighting
 Ambient lighting
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ambient Lighting Type
 2-sided lighting
 2-sided lighting
Channel List Copy Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Channel list copy function
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High dynamic range imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Teletext Standard
 Hyper-text
 Hyper-text

Design

Colour
 Grey
 Grey
Signal Strength Indicator
 Signal strength indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interface
 400 x 200
 400 x 200
Smartphone Remote Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Smartphone remote feature
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Typical Power Consumption
87W 64W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
BEST
Average Power Consumption
87W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption
127kWh 89kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 105W

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DLNA certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
79mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
11kg
BEST
12.2kg
Package Weight
14.7kg
BEST
18.8kg
Weight (with Stand)
11.3kg
BEST
13.9kg
Depth (with Stand)
213mm
BEST
293mm
Height (with Stand)
670mm
BEST
712.2mm
Width (with Stand)
1,099mm
BEST
1,102.3mm
Height
645mm
BEST
646.4mm
Width
1,099mm
BEST
1,102.3mm
Packaging Height
747mm 721mm
BEST
Packaging Width
1,200mm 1,195mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
 Desktop stand
Battery Included
 Battery included
 Battery included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data TM1640A (FR: TM1240A)
Mounting Kit
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mounting kit
Cable Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
5 - 35 10 - 40
Operating Relative Humidity Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 45
Storage Relative Humidity Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 95

Technical Details

RF Input
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Power Save Mode
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Light Sensor
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Package Weight
14.7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Box Dimension
1200 x 160 x 747 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Dimming Type
Unknown - Click to provide data Micro Dimming Pro
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