Samsung UE48JU6670 vs Sony KDL-48WD650

Samsung UE48JU6670
Sony KDL-48WD650

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
75% higher RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UE48JU6670 is a 20W RMS rated power TV. That's 15W higher than the Sony KDL-48WD650 (5W). 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.

One more USB 2.0 port Edit
The Samsung UE48JU6670 has three USB 2.0 ports, however the Sony KDL-48WD650 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.

Four HDMI ports Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Samsung UE48JU6670 is four, but the Sony KDL-48WD650 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 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Energy efficiency rating is higher
The Samsung UE48JU6670 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", but the Sony KDL-48WD650 has a rating of "A+".
5 Reasons For
Lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Sony KDL-48WD650 is an 85kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 7kWh lower than the Samsung UE48JU6670 (85kWh). 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.

11% lighter Edit
The Sony KDL-48WD650 has a weight of 10.2kg. That's 1.1kg lighter than the Samsung UE48JU6670 (10.2kg). 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.

£16 cheaper
The Sony KDL-48WD650 costs £622.66, whereas the Samsung UE48JU6670 is £639.00.
£11.61 cheaper to run
The Sony KDL-48WD650 only costs £95.98 to run over five years whereas the Samsung UE48JU6670 costs £107.59 to run (12% more). Read more
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Sony KDL-48WD650 is "A+", but the rating of the Samsung UE48JU6670 is "A+".

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
A bit higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE48JU6670 has an annual energy consumption of 92kWh, but the Sony KDL-48WD650 is an 85kWh annual energy consumption TV (7kWh 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.

Marginally heavier Edit
The Samsung UE48JU6670 has a weight of 11.3kg, however the Sony KDL-48WD650 is a 10.2kg heavy TV (1.1kg 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.

More expensive by £16
The Samsung UE48JU6670 is £16.34 more expensive than the Sony KDL-48WD650.
£11.61 more expensive to run over five years
The Samsung UE48JU6670 costs £107.59 to run which is £11.61 more to run than the Sony KDL-48WD650 over five years. Show assumptions.
5 Reasons Against
Three times lower RMS rated power Edit
The Sony KDL-48WD650 has an RMS rated power of 5W, whereas the Samsung UE48JU6670 is a 20W RMS rated power TV (15W 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.

Only two USB 2.0 ports Edit
The Sony KDL-48WD650 has two USB 2.0 ports, however the Samsung UE48JU6670 only has three 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.

Two less HDMI ports Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Sony KDL-48WD650 is two, but the Samsung UE48JU6670 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
Only 2 shops sells the Sony KDL-48WD650, however 4 stores sell the Samsung UE48JU6670. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Three months older
The Sony KDL-48WD650 is older than the Samsung UE48JU6670 by three months.

Average Expert Rating

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Date Released

7 months Ago 10 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 105.76
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 107.59
Purchase price £ 639.00
Total cost of ownership £ 746.59
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 92.94
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 95.98
Purchase price £ 622.66
Total cost of ownership £ 718.64
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.53T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.53 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.48T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.48 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
48" 48"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 200Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 Motionflow
 Motionflow
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Video Mode
 1080i
 1080p
 1080i
 1080p
BEST
Screen Format Adjustment
 16:9
 14:9
 16:9
 14:9
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
1200 Unknown - Click to provide data
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Refresh Rate
 60 Hz
 50 Hz
 30 Hz
 24 Hz
 60 Hz
 50 Hz
 30 Hz
 24 Hz
BEST
Display Diagonal
121cm 121cm
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Vertical Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°

TV Tuner

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

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
Screen Mirroring
 Screen mirroring
 Screen mirroring

Audio

RMS Rated Power
20W
BEST
5W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Sound Mode
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoder
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby Pulse
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby Pulse

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
1 1
Common Interface Plus
 Common interface plus
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Port
1 1
RF Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 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
3
BEST
2
HDCP Security Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP security feature
PC in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in port
HDMI Port
4
BEST
2
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)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

WiFi Connection
 WiFi connection
 WiFi connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
WiFi Direct Connection
 WiFi direct connection
 WiFi direct connection

Management Features

Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Timer
 On/off timer
 On/off timer
Smart Mode
 Natural
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
 Natural
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
Picture in Picture Function
 Picture in picture function
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display
 On screen display
Unknown - Click to provide data
Electronic Programme Guide
 Electronic programme guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
OSD Language
27 Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Child Lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Child lock
BD Wise Technology
 BD wise technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
24p Playback
Unknown - Click to provide data
 24p playback
Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
Voice Control
 Voice control
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

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black
Peak Luminance Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 72%

Ergonomics

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

Power

Typical Power Consumption
66W 58W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
92kWh 85kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Maximum Power Consumption
172W 77W
BEST

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
 DLNA certificate
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
Unknown - Click to provide data 66mm
Weight
11.3kg 10.2kg
BEST
Package Weight
18.3kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight (with Stand)
14.2kg 10.7kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
310mm 235mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
682.6mm
BEST
683mm
Width (with Stand)
1,084.8mm
BEST
1,092mm
Height
633.4mm
BEST
643mm
Width
1,084.8mm
BEST
1,092mm
Packaging Height
735mm
BEST
752mm
Packaging Depth
206mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
1,165mm
BEST
1,180mm

Packaging Content

Battery Included
 Battery included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

RF Input
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Power Save Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Feedback