Philips 32PHK4101 vs Samsung UE32J4570

Philips 32PHK4101
Samsung UE32J4570

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
A lot higher RMS rated power Edit
The Philips 32PHK4101 has an RMS rated power of 16W, whereas the Samsung UE32J4570 is only a 10W RMS rated power TV (6W 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.

Lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Philips 32PHK4101 is a 44kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 9kWh lower than the Samsung UE32J4570 (53kWh). 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.

£16 cheaper
The Philips 32PHK4101 costs £241.27, whereas the Samsung UE32J4570 is £256.88.
£9.62 cheaper to run
The Philips 32PHK4101 only costs £49.90 to run over five years whereas the Samsung UE32J4570 costs £59.52 to run (19% more). Read more
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Philips 32PHK4101 is "A+", but the rating of the Samsung UE32J4570 is "A".
2 Reasons For
8mm thinner Edit
The Samsung UE32J4570 is a 69mm thick TV, whereas the Philips 32PHK4101 is a 77mm thick TV (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.

26% lighter Edit
The Samsung UE32J4570 has a weight of 3.9kg. That's 990g lighter than the Philips 32PHK4101 (3.9kg). 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.

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
8mm thicker Edit
The Philips 32PHK4101 is a 77mm thick TV, whereas the Samsung UE32J4570 is a 69mm thick TV (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.

21% heavier Edit
The Philips 32PHK4101 has a weight of 4.9kg. That's 990g heavier than the Samsung UE32J4570 (3.9kg). 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.

6 Reasons Against
6W lower RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UE32J4570 has an RMS rated power of 10W, whereas the Philips 32PHK4101 is a 16W RMS rated power TV (6W 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 Samsung UE32J4570 is a 53kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 9kWh higher than the Philips 32PHK4101 (53kWh). 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.

£16 more expensive
The Samsung UE32J4570 is more expensive than the Philips 32PHK4101 by £15.61.
Eight months older
The Samsung UE32J4570 is older than the Philips 32PHK4101 by eight months.
19% higher running costs over five years
The running costs over five years of the Samsung UE32J4570 are £59.52 which is £9.62 more than the Philips 32PHK4101. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is inferior
The Samsung UE32J4570 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", but the Philips 32PHK4101 has a rating of "A+".

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 48.07
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 49.90
Purchase price £ 241.27
Total cost of ownership £ 291.17
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 57.69
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 59.52
Purchase price £ 256.88
Total cost of ownership £ 316.40
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.25T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.25 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.3T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.3 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
32" 32"
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMR (Perfect Motion Rate)
 PMR (Perfect Motion Rate)
Display Brightness
200 cd/m² Unknown - Click to provide data
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
BEST
Display Resolution
 1366 x 768
 1366 x 768
Video Mode
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
Screen Format Adjustment
 16:9
 4:3
 Auto
 Zoom
 16:9
 4:3
 Auto
 Zoom
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 100
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Refresh Rate
 60 Hz
 50 Hz
 30 Hz
 25 Hz
 24 Hz
BEST
 60 Hz
 50 Hz
 30 Hz
 25 Hz
 24 Hz
Display Diagonal
80cm 80cm
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1366 x 768
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1366 x 768

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-C
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-C
Tuner
 Analog
 Analog
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Smart TV features

Audio

RMS Rated Power
16W
BEST
10W
Loudspeaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Auto Volume Leveler
 Auto volume leveler
Unknown - Click to provide data
Dolby Technology
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
Audio Decoder
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
1 1
Common Interface Plus
 Common interface plus
 Common interface plus
Common Interface Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface connection
Ethernet LAN Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
SCART Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 1
Composite Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
Audio Input Port for DVI
 Audio input port for DVI
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2 2
Consumer Electronics Control
 EasyLink
 EasyLink
Mobile High-Definition Link
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile high-definition link
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.3

Networking

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

Management Features

Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
 Sleep timer
On/off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off timer
Upgradeable Firmware
 Upgradeable firmware
Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture in Picture Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture in picture function
On Screen Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen display
Electronic Programme Guide
 Electronic programme guide
 Electronic programme guide
ECO Mode
 ECO mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Playback Mode
 Pause
 Pause
Picture Mute (for Radio)
 Picture mute (for radio)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 27
Firmware Upgrade Method
 USB
 Auto upgrade wizard
 USB
 Auto upgrade wizard

Performance

Video Format
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 WMV9
 AVC
 M-JPEG
 DIVX
 VC-1
 VP8
 RV
 MVC
 MPEG4-SP
 ASP
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 WMV9
 AVC
 M-JPEG
 DIVX
 VC-1
 VP8
 RV
 MVC
 MPEG4-SP
 ASP
Audio Format
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 AAC++
 AIFF
 FLAC
 MIDI
 OGG
 MID
 ALAC
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 AAC++
 AIFF
 FLAC
 MIDI
 OGG
 MID
 ALAC
Image Format
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 JPEG XR
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 JPEG XR
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Wide Color Enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wide color enhancer
Subtitle Format
 SUB
 SRT
 SSA
 ASS
 SMI
 TXT
 SUB
 SRT
 SSA
 ASS
 SMI
 TXT
Stored Teletext Page
1,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
USB Recording
 USB recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
Subtitles Function
 Subtitles function
 Subtitles function
Wide Color Enhancer Plus
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wide Color Enhancer Plus
Teletext Standard
 Hyper-text
 Hyper-text

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black
Signal Strength Indicator
 Signal strength indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interface
 100 x 100
 100 x 100
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Typical Power Consumption
30W
BEST
36W
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
BEST
 A+
Average Power Consumption
30W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption
44kWh
BEST
53kWh
Power Consumption When Switched Off
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50

Certificates

Energy Star Certification
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy Star certification

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
77mm 69mm
BEST
Weight
4.9kg 3.9kg
BEST
Package Weight
6.7kg 5.8kg
BEST
Weight (with Stand)
5kg 4kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
477mm 466.6mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
726mm
BEST
745.4mm
Height
439mm
BEST
442.2mm
Width
726mm
BEST
745.4mm
Packaging Height
506mm 503mm
BEST
Packaging Width
786mm
BEST
924mm

Packaging Content

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

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
5 - 35 Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Audio Codecs
Unknown - Click to provide data MPEG, MPEG4, FLAC, OGG, WMA, WAV, MIDI APE, AIFF, ALAC

Other Features

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.76kg
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