Samsung UE49KU6470 vs Sony KDL-49WD757

Samsung UE49KU6470
Sony KDL-49WD757

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FREE Standard delivery
In stock (10 available)
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FREE Standard delivery
In stock (20 available)

Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Two RF ports Edit
The number of RF ports on the Samsung UE49KU6470 is two, but the Sony KDL-49WD757 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 HDMI ports Edit
The Samsung UE49KU6470 has three HDMI ports, however the Sony KDL-49WD757 only has two 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.

2% thinner Edit
Samsung UE49KU6470 is 55.2mm thick. That's 0.8mm thinner than the Sony KDL-49WD757 (56mm). 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.

Cheaper by £90
The Samsung UE49KU6470 costs £90.20 less than the Sony KDL-49WD757.
1 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.
3 Reasons For
Lighter Edit
Sony KDL-49WD757 is 11.3kg heavy. That's 3.1kg lighter than the Samsung UE49KU6470 (11.3kg). 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 £41.82
The Sony KDL-49WD757 only costs £100.79 to run over five years however the Samsung UE49KU6470 costs £142.61 to run (41% more). Read more
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Sony KDL-49WD757 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Samsung UE49KU6470 is "A".

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
3.1kg heavier Edit
The Samsung UE49KU6470 is a 14.4kg heavy TV, whereas the Sony KDL-49WD757 is an 11.3kg heavy TV (3.1kg 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.

Higher running costs over five years by £41.82
The running costs of the Samsung UE49KU6470 are £142.61 which is £41.82 more than the Sony KDL-49WD757 over five years. Show assumptions.
Lower energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE49KU6470 is "A", however the rating of the Sony KDL-49WD757 is "A+".
6 Reasons Against
One less RF port Edit
The Sony KDL-49WD757 has one RF port, however the Samsung UE49KU6470 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.

One less HDMI port Edit
The Sony KDL-49WD757 is a two HDMI port TV, whereas the Samsung UE49KU6470 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.

0.8mm thicker Edit
The Sony KDL-49WD757 has a thickness of 56mm, however the Samsung UE49KU6470 is a 55.2mm thick TV (0.8mm 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.

£90 more expensive
The Sony KDL-49WD757 is more expensive than the Samsung UE49KU6470 by £90.20.
Fewer sellers
Only 1 retailer sell the Sony KDL-49WD757, but 2 stores sell the Samsung UE49KU6470. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this TV, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
One month older
The Sony KDL-49WD757 is older than the Samsung UE49KU6470 by one month.

Average Expert Rating

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Date Released

9 months Ago 10 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 142.61
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 142.61
Purchase price £ 599.00
Total cost of ownership £ 741.61
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 97.75
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 100.79
Purchase price £ 689.20
Total cost of ownership £ 789.99
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.71T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.71 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.5T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
49" 49"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
LED Backlighting
 Edge-LED
 Edge-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 400Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 Motionflow
 Motionflow
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Screen Format Adjustment
 Zoom
 Zoom
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
1500 Unknown - Click to provide data
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Diagonal
123cm 123.2cm
BEST
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
Colour Depth
10 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°

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
Tuner
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Triple Tuner
 Triple tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
 Smart TV features
Unknown - Click to provide data
Internet Browser
 Internet browser
 Internet browser
Timeshift Feature
 Timeshift feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
HbbTV
 HbbTV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Mirroring
 Screen mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data

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
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Common Interface Plus
 Common interface plus
 Common interface plus
Common Interface Connection
 Common interface connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Port
1 1
RF Port
2
BEST
1
SCART Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RS-232 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 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
2 2
HDCP Security Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP security feature
PC in Port
 PC in port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
3
BEST
2
Consumer Electronics Control
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
CardBus PCMCIA Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio in Port
1 1
Audio Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

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

Management Features

Picture in Picture Function
 Picture in picture function
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display
 On screen display
 On screen display
Electronic Programme Guide
 Electronic programme guide
 Electronic programme guide
Auto Power Off
 Auto power off
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display Language
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 HEB
 CZE
 LAV
 UKR
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 SRP
 KAZ
 CAT
 MAC
 BOS
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 HEB
 CZE
 LAV
 UKR
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 SRP
 KAZ
 CAT
 MAC
 BOS
OSD Language
27 32
BEST

Performance

Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Game Mode
 Game mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ambient Light Sensor
 Ambient light sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Core
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Subtitles Function
 Subtitles function
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

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

Power

Typical Power Consumption
89W 61W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
123kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Maximum Power Consumption
155W 96W
BEST

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
 DLNA certificate
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
55.2mm
BEST
56mm
Weight
14.4kg 11.3kg
BEST
Package Weight
21.8kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight (with Stand)
16.5kg 12kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
334.2mm 229mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
712.2mm 690mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
1,101.4mm 1,093mm
BEST
Height
639.7mm
BEST
640mm
Width
1,101.4mm 1,093mm
BEST
Packaging Height
733mm
BEST
741mm
Packaging Width
1,275mm 1,189mm
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
TM1680A 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
 Manual
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