Hisense H40M3300 vs Samsung UE40KU6400

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Hisense H40M3300
Samsung UE40KU6400

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Four HDMI ports Edit
The Hisense H40M3300 has four HDMI ports, however the Samsung UE40KU6400 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.

Slightly lighter Edit
The Hisense H40M3300 is an 8.4kg heavy TV, whereas the Samsung UE40KU6400 is a 9.2kg heavy TV (800g heavier). 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 by £100
The Hisense H40M3300 costs £100 less than the Samsung UE40KU6400.
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Hisense H40M3300 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", however the Samsung UE40KU6400 has a rating of "A".
8 Reasons For
Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UE40KU6400 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.

6kWh lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE40KU6400 has an annual energy consumption of 86kWh, whereas the Hisense H40M3300 is a 92kWh annual energy consumption TV (6kWh 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.

60% thinner Edit
The Samsung UE40KU6400 has a thickness of 54.6mm. That's 32.4mm thinner than the Hisense H40M3300 (54.6mm). 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.

49 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.
Cheaper to run by £2.81
Over five years the Samsung UE40KU6400 is £2.81 cheaper to run than the Hisense H40M3300. Read more
Better selling
The Samsung UE40KU6400 ranks No. 6340 by number of sales, whereas the Hisense H40M3300 ranks No. 12283.
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Samsung UE40KU6400 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", whereas the Hisense H40M3300 has a rating of "A".
A little better user reviews
The average user review score of the Samsung UE40KU6400 is 89%, whereas the average rating of the Hisense H40M3300 is 88% (based on 100 reviews).

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
43% lower RMS rated power Edit
The Hisense H40M3300 is a 14W RMS rated power TV. That's 6W lower than the Samsung UE40KU6400 (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.

Moderately higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Hisense H40M3300 has an annual energy consumption of 92kWh, however the Samsung UE40KU6400 is an 86kWh annual energy consumption TV (6kWh 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.

Thicker Edit
Hisense H40M3300 is 87mm thick. That's 32.4mm thicker than the Samsung UE40KU6400 (54.6mm). 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.

Less retailers
The Hisense H40M3300 is only stocked by 16 sellers, whereas the Samsung UE40KU6400 is stocked by 65 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.
Older by four months
The Hisense H40M3300 is four months older than the Samsung UE40KU6400.
£2.81 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs of the Hisense H40M3300 are £103.99 which is £2.81 more than the Samsung UE40KU6400 over five years. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The Hisense H40M3300 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 12283 by number of sales in our TVs, however the Samsung UE40KU6400 ranks No. 6340.
User review Rating is marginally Worse
The Hisense H40M3300's average user score is 88%, however the Samsung UE40KU6400's is 89% (based on 52 reviews).
3 Reasons Against
Only three HDMI ports Edit
The Samsung UE40KU6400 is a three HDMI port TV, whereas 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.

800g heavier Edit
Samsung UE40KU6400 is 9.2kg heavy, but the Hisense H40M3300 is an 8.4kg heavy TV (800g 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.

More expensive by £100
The Samsung UE40KU6400 is £100 more expensive than the Hisense H40M3300.

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

7 months Ago 3 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
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 99.35
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 101.18
Purchase price £ 429.00
Total cost of ownership £ 530.18
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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.
0.5T
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
40" 40"
HD Type
 8K Ultra HD
 8K Ultra HD
BEST
3D Compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D compatible
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
800Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 Smart Motion Rate (SMR)
 Smart Motion Rate (SMR)
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1500
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST
Display Diagonal
102cm
BEST
100cm
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
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
 Smart TV features
Internet Browser
 Internet browser
 Internet browser
Timeshift Feature
 Timeshift feature
 Timeshift feature
App
 Samsung Smart View
 Samsung Smart View
HbbTV
 HbbTV
 HbbTV
Operating System
 Tizen
 Tizen

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
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby MS10
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby MS10
 Dolby Digital Plus

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 1
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 2
HDCP Security Feature
 HDCP security feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
4
BEST
3
Consumer Electronics Control
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
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
 WiFi connection
Bluetooth Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
WiFi Direct Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WiFi direct connection
Network Browsing
 Network browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

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
Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Extended PVR
Local Dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Local dimming
Processor Core
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Stored Teletext Page
899 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Recording
 USB recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
Subtitles Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Subtitles function
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High dynamic range imaging (HDRI)

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 62W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
Annual Energy Consumption
92kWh 86kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DLNA certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
87mm 54.6mm
BEST
Weight
8.4kg
BEST
9.2kg
Package Weight
11kg
BEST
13.4kg
Weight (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 11.5kg
Depth (with Stand)
218mm
BEST
264.2mm
Height (with Stand)
581mm 578.9mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
917mm 905.7mm
BEST
Height
537mm 520.6mm
Width
917mm 905.7mm
Packaging Height
644mm 630mm
BEST
Packaging Width
1,025mm
BEST
1,050mm

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 TM1640A

Technical Details

LED Backlight
 LED backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
Dolby Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 DTS

Other Features

Dimming Type
Unknown - Click to provide data UHD
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