LG 40UF695 vs Samsung HG40ED670

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LG 40UF695
Samsung HG40ED670

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
One more RF port Edit
The number of RF ports on the LG 40UF695 is two, but the Samsung HG40ED670 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.

Three USB 2.0 ports Edit
The LG 40UF695 is a three USB 2.0 port TV, whereas the Samsung HG40ED670 only has one USB 2.0 port. 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.

WiFi connection Edit
The LG 40UF695 has a WiFi connection, whereas the Samsung HG40ED670 does not have a WiFi connection. Read more

A Wifi (wireless LAN connection) on your TV means that you can connect your TV directly to your WiFi network.

Connecting your TV will be easier and you will not need any cables.

16.8mm thinner Edit
LG 40UF695 is 48mm thick, but the Samsung HG40ED670 is a 64.8mm thick TV (16.8mm 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 4 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
5 Reasons For
PC in port Edit
The Samsung HG40ED670 has a PC in port, whereas the LG 40UF695 does not have a PC in port. Read more

The socket (port) to receive input from a PC via a D-sub, which is a connector with a characteristic D-shaped metal shield.

A lot lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung HG40ED670 has an annual energy consumption of 70kWh, whereas the LG 40UF695 is an 88kWh 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 HG40ED670 is 7.6kg heavy, but the LG 40UF695 is a 10.4kg heavy TV (2.8kg 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 to run by £19.23
Over five years the Samsung HG40ED670 only costs £78.74 to run however the LG 40UF695 costs £97.97 to run (24% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Samsung HG40ED670 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", whereas the LG 40UF695 has a rating of "A".

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Does not have a PC in port Edit
The LG 40UF695 does not have a PC in port, but the Samsung HG40ED670 has a PC in port. Read more

The socket (port) to receive input from a PC via a D-sub, which is a connector with a characteristic D-shaped metal shield.

21% higher annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 40UF695 is an 88kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 18kWh higher than the Samsung HG40ED670 (70kWh). 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.

Heavier Edit
The LG 40UF695 is a 10.4kg heavy TV. That's 2.8kg heavier than the Samsung HG40ED670 (7.6kg). 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 to run over five years by 24%
Over five years the LG 40UF695 costs £97.97 to run which is £19.23 more to run than the Samsung HG40ED670. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is lower
The LG 40UF695 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", however the Samsung HG40ED670 has a rating of "A+".
6 Reasons Against
Only one RF port Edit
The Samsung HG40ED670 has one RF port, however the LG 40UF695 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.

Two less USB 2.0 ports Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports on the Samsung HG40ED670 is one, but the LG 40UF695 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.

Does not have a WiFi connection Edit
The Samsung HG40ED670 does not have a WiFi connection, whereas the LG 40UF695 has a WiFi connection. Read more

A Wifi (wireless LAN connection) on your TV means that you can connect your TV directly to your WiFi network.

Connecting your TV will be easier and you will not need any cables.

Thicker Edit
The Samsung HG40ED670 has a thickness of 64.8mm. That's 16.8mm thicker than the LG 40UF695 (64.8mm). 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.

Fewer sellers
The Samsung HG40ED670 is only stocked by 2 sellers, but the LG 40UF695 is stocked by 6 stores. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Older by four months
The Samsung HG40ED670 is four months older than the LG 40UF695.

Average User Rating

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Date Released

18 months Ago 21 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 96.14
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 97.97
Purchase price £ 349.00
Total cost of ownership £ 446.97
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 76.91
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 78.74

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.49T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.49 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.39T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.39 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
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
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Backlighting
 Edge-LED
 Edge-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
OLED Technology
 OLED technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Response Time
Unknown - Click to provide data 6ms
Display Brightness
Unknown - Click to provide data 300 cd/m²
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Video Mode
 2160p
 1080p
BEST
 2160p
 1080p
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
1200 Unknown - Click to provide data
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Diagonal
100cm 101cm
BEST
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
BEST
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
Vertical Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°

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
Unknown - Click to provide data
Internet Browser
 Internet browser
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Version
4.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System
 NetCast OS
 NetCast OS
Welcome Message
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Hospitality Home Menu
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Audio

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

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
1 1
Common Interface Plus
 Common interface plus
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Connection
 Common interface connection
 Common interface connection
Ethernet LAN Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RF Port
2
BEST
1
SCART Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio in Port
 PC Audio in port
Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in Port
1 1
Component Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
3
BEST
1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
HDMI Version
 1.4
 1.4
BEST
PC in Port
 PC in port
 PC in port
BEST
HDMI Port
2 2
Intel Wireless Display Technology
 Intel Wireless Display technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Consumer Electronics Control
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
Mobile High-Definition Link
 Mobile high-definition link
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
RJ-12 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Networking

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

Management Features

On/off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off timer
Automatic Shut Off Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Automatic shut off function
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Electronic programme guide
Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 27
LYNK REACH Server Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Logo Display With Time Out Setting (BMP/movie)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
My Channel Function
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Music Mode Backlight On/off
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Soundbar Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Auto Source Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
LYNK DRM Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Smoovie Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Performance

Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
24p Playback
 24p playback
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wide Color Enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wide color enhancer
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
Clock Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Clock function
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
Software Clock
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Cloning
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Hospitality Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
External Clock Dimming Control
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
External Clock Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Security Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Design

LED Indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicator
Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -90 - 90
VESA Mounting Interface
 400 x 400
 400 x 400
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Screwed Battery Cover
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Power On Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Power

Typical Power Consumption
60W 48W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
BEST
Power Consumption in Power Save Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 31W
Annual Energy Consumption
88kWh 70kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Energy Saving Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy saving mode

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
 DLNA certificate
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
48mm
BEST
64.8mm
Weight
10.4kg 7.6kg
BEST
Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 12.2kg
Weight (with Stand)
10.7kg 10.5kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
217mm
BEST
226.5mm
Height (with Stand)
568mm
BEST
577.6mm
Width (with Stand)
900mm
BEST
908.2mm
Height
529mm
BEST
532.9mm
Width
900mm
BEST
908.2mm

Packaging Content

Battery Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Battery included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data TM1240
Mounting Kit
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mounting kit
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Quick Installation Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick installation guide
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