Samsung HG40EE590 vs Samsung UE40KU6000

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Samsung HG40EE590
Samsung UE40KU6000

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung HG40EE590 has an annual energy consumption of 69kWh, but the Samsung UE40KU6000 is an 86kWh annual energy consumption TV (17kWh 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.

£21.06 cheaper to run
Over five years the Samsung HG40EE590 is £21.06 cheaper to run than the Samsung UE40KU6000. Read more
Energy efficiency rating is higher
The Samsung HG40EE590 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", but the Samsung UE40KU6000 has a rating of "A".
6 Reasons For
Two USB 2.0 ports Edit
The Samsung UE40KU6000 is a two USB 2.0 port TV, whereas the Samsung HG40EE590 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.

One more HDMI port Edit
The Samsung UE40KU6000 has three HDMI ports, however the Samsung HG40EE590 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.

Thinner Edit
Samsung UE40KU6000 is 62.6mm thick, but the Samsung HG40EE590 is a 72.2mm thick TV (9.6mm 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.

£238 cheaper
The Samsung UE40KU6000 costs £238.36 less than the Samsung HG40EE590.
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.
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE40KU6000 is "A", however the rating of the Samsung HG40EE590 is "A".

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
One less USB 2.0 port Edit
The Samsung HG40EE590 has one USB 2.0 port, however the Samsung UE40KU6000 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 HG40EE590 is two, but the Samsung UE40KU6000 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.

9.6mm thicker Edit
The Samsung HG40EE590 is a 72.2mm thick TV. That's 9.6mm thicker than the Samsung UE40KU6000 (62.6mm). 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.

More expensive by £238
The Samsung HG40EE590 is £238.36 more expensive than the Samsung UE40KU6000.
Not as many stockists
The Samsung HG40EE590 is only stocked by 8 stores, however the Samsung UE40KU6000 is stocked by 69 stores. 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.
3 Reasons Against
20% higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE40KU6000 is an 86kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 17kWh higher than the Samsung HG40EE590 (86kWh). 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.

One month older
The Samsung UE40KU6000 is older than the Samsung HG40EE590 by one month.
More expensive to run over five years by 26%
The Samsung UE40KU6000 costs £101.18 to run which is £21.06 more to run than the Samsung HG40EE590 over five years. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 80.12
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 80.12
Purchase price £ 413.36
Total cost of ownership £ 493.48
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 99.35
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 101.18
Purchase price £ 175.00
Total cost of ownership £ 276.18
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

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.
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
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 100Hz
Noise Reduction Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Noise reduction feature
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Video Mode
 2160p
 2160p
BEST
Screen Format Adjustment
 16:9
 16:9
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1300
Picture Mastering Index (PMI)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,300
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Diagonal
100cm 101cm
BEST
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Display Technology
 LED
 LED

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search Feature
 Auto channel search feature
 Auto channel search feature
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Tuner
 Analog
 Analog

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Smart TV features
Timeshift Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Timeshift feature
App
 Samsung Smart View
 Samsung Smart View
HbbTV
 HbbTV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Video App
 YouTube
 NetFlix
 YouTube
 NetFlix
Operating System
 Tizen
 Tizen
Screen Mirroring
 Screen mirroring
 Screen mirroring
Welcome Message
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Hospitality Home Menu
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Audio

RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Audio Decoder
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Plus

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
1 1
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
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 1
Composite Video in Port
1 1
Component Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
1 2
BEST
HDMI Port
2 3
BEST
Consumer Electronics Control
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
RJ-12 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 1.3

Networking

WiFi Connection
 WiFi connection
 WiFi connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
WiFi Direct Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WiFi direct connection
Network Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Network browsing
H.Browser Compatibility
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

On/off Timer
 On/off timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Smart Mode
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
Picture in Picture Function
 Picture in picture function
 Picture in picture function
On Screen Display
 On screen display
 On screen display
Electronic Programme Guide
 Electronic programme guide
 Electronic programme guide
Auto Power Off
 Auto power off
 Auto power off
OSD Language
27 27
Hotel Mode
 Hotel mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
LYNK SINC Server Compatibility
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
LYNK REACH Server Compatibility
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Logo Display With Time Out Setting (BMP/movie)
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
LYNK REACH Version
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
My Channel Function
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Music Mode Backlight On/off
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Soundbar Compatibility
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Source Mode
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
LYNK DRM Supported
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Smoovie Compatibility
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Video Format
 AVI
 ASF
 AVI
 ASF
Audio Format
 MP3
 MP3
Image Format
 JPG
 JPG
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Extended PVR
Local Dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Local dimming
Ambient Light Sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ambient light sensor
Processor Core
4 4
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
Subtitles Function
 Subtitles function
 Subtitles function
Channel List Copy Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Channel list copy function
Software Clock
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Cloning
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Hospitality Plug and Play
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Clock Back Up Supply
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Security Mode
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

LED Indicator
 LED indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

Swivel Angle Range
-90 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting Interface
 200 x 200
 200 x 200
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
Swivelling Stand
 Swivelling stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Screwed Battery Cover
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Multi Code Remote Control
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Power On Mode
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Typical Power Consumption
50W
BEST
62W
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
Annual Energy Consumption
69kWh
BEST
86kWh
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 125W
Energy Saving Mode
 Energy saving mode
Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
 DLNA certificate
 DLNA certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
72.2mm 62.6mm
BEST
Weight
7.7kg 7.7kg
Package Weight
12.8kg 10.4kg
BEST
Weight (with Stand)
10.6kg 8.6kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
226.5mm
BEST
288.1mm
Height (with Stand)
581.8mm
BEST
596.5mm
Width (with Stand)
922.7mm 917.7mm
BEST
Height
522.7mm
BEST
535.7mm
Width
922.7mm 917.7mm
BEST
Packaging Height
617mm
BEST
623mm
Packaging Width
1,133mm
BEST
1,165mm

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Desktop stand
Battery Included
 Battery included
 Battery included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
TM1240A TM1240A
Mounting Kit
 Mounting kit
 Mounting kit
Cable Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual

Technical Details

RF Input
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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