Samsung UE78KU6500 vs Sony KD-75XD8505

Samsung UE78KU6500
Sony KD-75XD8505

Top Prices

Sonic Direct
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
PRC Direct
FREE Standard delivery
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Electrical Discount
FREE Standard delivery
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George Robertson
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Radiocraft
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Hi-Way Hi-Fi
Delivery unknown
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Marks Electrical
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Hills Radio
Out of stock
RGB Direct
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Sonic Direct
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Currys
FREE Standard delivery
In stock (10 available)
John Lewis
FREE Standard delivery
In stock (22 available)
Selfridges
Out of stock

Reasons For

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Cheaper by £1,100
The Sony KD-75XD8505 costs £1,099.99 less than the Samsung UE78KU6500.
15 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
More expensive by £1,100
The Samsung UE78KU6500 is £1,099.99 more expensive than the Sony KD-75XD8505.
Less retailers
The Samsung UE78KU6500 is only stocked by 10 sellers, whereas the Sony KD-75XD8505 is stocked by 25 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
1 Reason Against
Older by two months
The Sony KD-75XD8505 is two months older than the Samsung UE78KU6500.

Date Released

7 months Ago 9 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 354.13
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 355.96
Purchase price £ 3,698.99
Total cost of ownership £ 4,054.95
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

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Environmental Impact

1.8T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
45
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Display

Screen Size
78" Unknown - Click to provide data
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Video Mode
 2160p
BEST
 2160p
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
1600 Unknown - Click to provide data
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 LED
BEST
 LED
Display Diagonal
198cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
BEST
 3840 x 2160

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search Feature
 Auto channel search feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
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
Timeshift Feature
 Timeshift feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
HbbTV
 HbbTV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System
 Tizen
 Tizen
Screen Mirroring
 Screen mirroring
 Screen mirroring

Audio

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

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface Plus
 Common interface plus
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RF Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 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
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Consumer Electronics Control
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

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

Management Features

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

Performance

Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Parental Controls
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Parental controls
Voice Control
 Voice control
Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Core
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High dynamic range imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Typical Power Consumption
221W Unknown - Click to provide data
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
BEST
 A
Annual Energy Consumption
307kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
 DLNA certificate
Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Included
 Battery included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
TM1640A Unknown - Click to provide data
Mounting Kit
 Mounting kit
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

I-Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 I-Manual
Advanced Contrast Enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Advanced contrast enhancer
BRAVIA Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 BRAVIA sync
Illumination LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Illumination LED
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