Hisense H40M3300 vs Samsung UE40K5100

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Hisense H40M3300
Samsung UE40K5100

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
One more USB 2.0 port Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports on the Hisense H40M3300 is two, but the Samsung UE40K5100 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.

Four HDMI ports Edit
The Hisense H40M3300 is a four HDMI port TV, whereas the Samsung UE40K5100 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.

11 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Hisense H40M3300 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", whereas the Samsung UE40K5100 has a rating of "A".
Considerably better user reviews
The average user review score of the Hisense H40M3300 is 88%, whereas the average rating of the Samsung UE40K5100 is 74% (based on 10 reviews).
6 Reasons For
Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UE40K5100 is a 20W RMS rated power TV. That's 6W higher than the Hisense H40M3300 (20W). 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.

19kWh lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE40K5100 has an annual energy consumption of 73kWh, but the Hisense H40M3300 is a 92kWh annual energy consumption TV (19kWh 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.

Cheaper by £33
The Samsung UE40K5100 costs £295.63, whereas the Hisense H40M3300 is £329.00.
£23.87 cheaper to run
Over five years the Samsung UE40K5100 is £23.87 cheaper to run than the Hisense H40M3300. Read more
Better selling
The Samsung UE40K5100 ranks No. 1741 by number of sales, but the Hisense H40M3300 ranks No. 15565.
Energy efficiency rating is higher
The Samsung UE40K5100 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", but the Hisense H40M3300 has a rating of "A".

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Lower RMS rated power Edit
The Hisense H40M3300 is a 14W RMS rated power TV. That's 6W lower than the Samsung UE40K5100 (20W). 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.

19kWh higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Hisense H40M3300 has an annual energy consumption of 92kWh, whereas the Samsung UE40K5100 is a 73kWh annual energy consumption TV (19kWh lower). 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.

More expensive by £33
The Hisense H40M3300 is £33.37 more expensive than the Samsung UE40K5100.
Higher running costs over five years by £23.87
Over five years the running costs of the Hisense H40M3300 are £103.99 which is £23.87 more than the Samsung UE40K5100. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The Hisense H40M3300 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 15565 by number of sales in our TVs, whereas the Samsung UE40K5100 ranks No. 1741.
5 Reasons Against
One less USB 2.0 port Edit
The Samsung UE40K5100 has one USB 2.0 port, however the Hisense H40M3300 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.

Only two HDMI ports Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Samsung UE40K5100 is two, but the Hisense H40M3300 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.

Not as many stockists
The Samsung UE40K5100 is only stocked by 1 seller, however the Hisense H40M3300 is stocked by 12 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
Older by two months
The Samsung UE40K5100 is two months older than the Hisense H40M3300.
User review Rating is considerably Worse
The Samsung UE40K5100 only has an average user score of 74%, but the Hisense H40M3300 has an average user rating of 88% (based on 100 reviews).

Average User Rating

Date Released

7 months Ago 9 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 100.95
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 103.99
Purchase price £ 329.00
Total cost of ownership £ 432.99
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 80.12
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 80.12
Purchase price £ 295.63
Total cost of ownership £ 375.75
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.52T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.52 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.4T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.4 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
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
800Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 Smart Motion Rate (SMR)
 Smart Motion Rate (SMR)
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 200
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Diagonal
102cm
BEST
100cm
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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
Tuner
2 Unknown - Click to provide data

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

Audio

Equaliser
 Equaliser
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
14W 20W
BEST
Loudspeaker
2 2
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Audio Decoder
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby MS10
 Dolby MS10

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus
 Common interface plus
 Common interface plus
Common Interface Connection
 Common interface connection
 Common interface connection
Ethernet LAN Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RF Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
SCART Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in Port
1 1
Component Video in Port
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
2
BEST
1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
HDCP Security Feature
 HDCP security feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
4
BEST
2
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)
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.3

Networking

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

Management Features

Smart Mode
 Movie
 Movie
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
17 27
BEST
Hotel Mode
 Hotel mode
Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Optical Disc Drive
 Not included
 Not included
Video Format
 MP4
 AVI
 FLV
 MOV
 MPEG
 MKV
 VOB
 TS
 WEBM
 MP4
 AVI
 FLV
 MOV
 MPEG
 MKV
 VOB
 TS
 WEBM
Audio Format
 FLAC
 MP2
 MP3
 MP4
 WMA
 FLAC
 MP2
 MP3
 MP4
 WMA
Image Format
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 MPO
 WEBP
 PNS
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 MPO
 WEBP
 PNS
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Ambient Light Sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ambient light sensor
Stored Teletext Page
899 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
 Samsung HyperReal Engine
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
 Samsung HyperReal Engine
USB Recording
 USB recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
Subtitles Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Subtitles function

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interface
 200 x 200
 200 x 200
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Typical Power Consumption
63W 50W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
Annual Energy Consumption
92kWh 73kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
87mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
8.4kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Weight
11kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 8.5kg
Depth (with Stand)
218mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
581mm
BEST
620.1mm
Width (with Stand)
917mm 901.1mm
BEST
Height
537mm
BEST
622mm
Width
917mm
BEST
964mm
Packaging Height
644mm 622mm
BEST
Packaging Width
1,025mm 964mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Battery Included
 Battery included
 Battery included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data TM1240A
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual

Technical Details

LED Backlight
 LED backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
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