Changhong UHD55D5000 vs Samsung UE50KU6000

Changhong UHD55D5000
Samsung UE50KU6000

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Larger screen size Edit
The Changhong UHD55D5000 is a 54.6" TV. That's 4.6" larger than the Samsung UE50KU6000 (50"). Read more

The display diagonal of a TV is the most common measure of screen size and is the distance from the top left to the bottom right of the visible part of a TV screen excluding any frame or border. One of the most important considerations when choosing the right screen size for your TV is the typical distance from which you will be viewing the screen. A good rule of thumb is to multiply the display diagonal by 2.5 to determine the viewing distance. So a 40 inch TV is best viewed from 100 inches away, which is equivalent to 8.3 feet or 2.54m. For home cinema setups and a truly immersive experience this ratio can be reduced to 1.2. This will give a screen size that fills 40 degrees of the viewer's field of vision. So if you viewing from a distance of 6ft (72 inches) you would need a TV display diagonal of 60 inches.

TVs with a bigger display diagonal allow you to make the most of HD content and are great for watching movies.

One more HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Changhong UHD55D5000 is four, but the Samsung UE50KU6000 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.

Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Changhong UHD55D5000 is "A", but the rating of the Samsung UE50KU6000 is "A".
8 Reasons For
Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UE50KU6000 has an RMS rated power of 20W, but the Changhong UHD55D5000 is only a 16W RMS rated power TV (4W lower). 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.

25% lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE50KU6000 is a 129kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 32kWh lower than the Changhong UHD55D5000 (129kWh). 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.

26.8mm thinner Edit
Samsung UE50KU6000 is 63.2mm thick, but the Changhong UHD55D5000 is a 90mm thick TV (26.8mm 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.

1.3kg lighter Edit
The Samsung UE50KU6000 is a 12.2kg heavy TV. That's 1.3kg lighter than the Changhong UHD55D5000 (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.

£237 cheaper
The Samsung UE50KU6000 costs £237.36 less than the Changhong UHD55D5000.
Available from 61 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.
16% cheaper to run
The Samsung UE50KU6000 only costs £150.85 to run over five years but the Changhong UHD55D5000 costs £179.30 to run (19% more). Read more
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE50KU6000 is "A", however the rating of the Changhong UHD55D5000 is "A".

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
4W lower RMS rated power Edit
The Changhong UHD55D5000 has an RMS rated power of 16W, whereas the Samsung UE50KU6000 is a 20W RMS rated power TV (4W higher). 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.

Higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Changhong UHD55D5000 is a 161kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 32kWh higher than the Samsung UE50KU6000 (129kWh). 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 thicker Edit
The Changhong UHD55D5000 is a 90mm thick TV, whereas the Samsung UE50KU6000 is a 63.2mm thick TV (26.8mm 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.

10% heavier Edit
The Changhong UHD55D5000 has a weight of 13.5kg. That's 1.3kg heavier than the Samsung UE50KU6000 (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.

£237 more expensive
The Changhong UHD55D5000 is more expensive than the Samsung UE50KU6000 by £237.36.
Not as many stockists
Only 2 retailers sells the Changhong UHD55D5000, however 63 stores sell the Samsung UE50KU6000. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Eight months older
The Changhong UHD55D5000 is older than the Samsung UE50KU6000 by eight months.
19% higher running costs over five years
The running costs of the Changhong UHD55D5000 are £179.30 which is £28.45 more than the Samsung UE50KU6000 over five years. Show assumptions.
2 Reasons Against
10% smaller screen size Edit
The Samsung UE50KU6000 is a 50" TV. That's 4.6" smaller than the Changhong UHD55D5000 (50"). Read more

The display diagonal of a TV is the most common measure of screen size and is the distance from the top left to the bottom right of the visible part of a TV screen excluding any frame or border. One of the most important considerations when choosing the right screen size for your TV is the typical distance from which you will be viewing the screen. A good rule of thumb is to multiply the display diagonal by 2.5 to determine the viewing distance. So a 40 inch TV is best viewed from 100 inches away, which is equivalent to 8.3 feet or 2.54m. For home cinema setups and a truly immersive experience this ratio can be reduced to 1.2. This will give a screen size that fills 40 degrees of the viewer's field of vision. So if you viewing from a distance of 6ft (72 inches) you would need a TV display diagonal of 60 inches.

TVs with a bigger display diagonal allow you to make the most of HD content and are great for watching movies.

One less HDMI port Edit
The Samsung UE50KU6000 has three HDMI ports, however the Changhong UHD55D5000 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.

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 176.26
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 179.30
Purchase price £ 516.36
Total cost of ownership £ 695.66
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 149.02
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 150.85
Purchase price £ 279.00
Total cost of ownership £ 429.85
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.89T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.89 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
23
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.75T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.75 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
19
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
54.6"
BEST
50"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 100Hz
Comb Filter
 3D
BEST
 3D
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Video Mode
 2160p
 2160p
BEST
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1300
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 High Contrast
 Mega Contrast
 High Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST
Display Diagonal
139cm
BEST
125cm
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160

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
 PAL B
 PAL BG
 PAL D
 PAL DK
 PAL I
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM B/G
 SECAM D
 SECAM D/K
 SECAM L
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL BG
 PAL D
 PAL DK
 PAL I
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM B/G
 SECAM D
 SECAM D/K
 SECAM L

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
 Smart TV features
 Smart TV features
Internet Browser
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Internet browser
Timeshift Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Timeshift feature
App
 Facebook
 Google Talk
 Google Apps
BEST
 Facebook
 Google Talk
 Google Apps
HbbTV
 HbbTV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Video App
 YouTube
 YouTube
Video On Demand
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Video on demand
Operating System
 Tizen
 Tizen
Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring

Audio

Audio System
SRS/Nicam/A2 Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
16W 20W
BEST
Loudspeaker
2 2
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Audio Decoder
 DTS
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Plus

Ports & Interfaces

Digital Audio Coaxial Out Port
 Digital audio coaxial out port
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus
 Common interface plus
 Common interface plus
Ethernet LAN Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RF Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
SCART Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video in Port
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
2 2
HDMI Version
 2.0
BEST
 2.0
PC in Port
 PC in port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
4
BEST
3
Consumer Electronics Control
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
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

Networking

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

Management Features

Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Timer
 On/off timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Upgradeable Firmware
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Upgradeable firmware
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

Performance

Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Extended PVR
Local Dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Local dimming
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
Processor Core
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Stored Teletext Page
800 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Subtitles Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Subtitles function
Channel List Copy Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Channel list copy function
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High dynamic range imaging (HDRI)

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interface
 300 x 200
 300 x 200
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Typical Power Consumption
110W 93W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
Annual Energy Consumption
161kWh 129kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 190W

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DLNA certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
90mm 63.2mm
BEST
Weight
13.5kg 12.2kg
BEST
Package Weight
17.2kg
BEST
17.5kg
Weight (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 13.2kg
Depth (with Stand)
209.4mm
BEST
310.5mm
Height (with Stand)
768.3mm 723.7mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
1,240.6mm 1,128.9mm
BEST
Height
719mm 654.4mm
Width
1,240.6mm 1,128.9mm
Packaging Height
880mm 755mm
BEST
Packaging Width
1,370mm 1,362mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
 Desktop stand
Battery Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Battery included
Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data TM1240A
Cable Included
 AC
 AC
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

LED Backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED backlight
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