Orion CLB40B962S vs Samsung HG40EE590

Orion CLB40B962S
Samsung HG40EE590

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
One more HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Orion CLB40B962S is three, but 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.

£103 cheaper
The Orion CLB40B962S costs £281.09, whereas the Samsung HG40EE590 is £383.93.
£4.81 cheaper to run
The Orion CLB40B962S only costs £75.31 to run over five years whereas the Samsung HG40EE590 costs £80.12 to run (6% more). Read more
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Orion CLB40B962S is "A+", but the rating of the Samsung HG40EE590 is "A".
4 Reasons For
Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung HG40EE590 is a 20W RMS rated power TV. That's 8W higher than the Orion CLB40B962S (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.

17.8mm thinner Edit
The Samsung HG40EE590 is a 72.2mm thick TV. That's 17.8mm thinner than the Orion CLB40B962S (72.2mm). 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.

2.7kg lighter Edit
The Samsung HG40EE590 has a weight of 7.7kg, however the Orion CLB40B962S is a 10.4kg heavy TV (2.7kg 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.

6 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Significantly lower RMS rated power Edit
The Orion CLB40B962S has an RMS rated power of 12W, whereas the Samsung HG40EE590 is a 20W RMS rated power TV (8W 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.

17.8mm thicker Edit
The Orion CLB40B962S is a 90mm thick TV, whereas the Samsung HG40EE590 is a 72.2mm thick TV (17.8mm 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.

Heavier Edit
The Orion CLB40B962S has a weight of 10.4kg. That's 2.7kg heavier than the Samsung HG40EE590 (7.7kg). 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.

Not as many stockists
Only 1 retailer sell the Orion CLB40B962S, however 7 retailers sell the Samsung HG40EE590. 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.
Seven months older
The Orion CLB40B962S is older than the Samsung HG40EE590 by seven months.
4 Reasons Against
Only two HDMI ports Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Samsung HG40EE590 is two, but the Orion CLB40B962S 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.

More expensive by £103
The Samsung HG40EE590 is £102.84 more expensive than the Orion CLB40B962S.
Higher running costs over five years by £4.81
Over five years the Samsung HG40EE590 costs £80.12 to run which is £4.81 more to run than the Orion CLB40B962S. Show assumptions.
Inferior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung HG40EE590 is "A", but the rating of the Orion CLB40B962S is "A+".

Date Released

12 months Ago 6 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 75.31
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 75.31
Purchase price £ 281.09
Total cost of ownership £ 356.40
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 80.12
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 80.12
Purchase price £ 383.93
Total cost of ownership £ 464.05
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.37T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.37 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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.

Display

Screen Size
40" 40"
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
200Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 MRR (Magic Refresh Rate)
 MRR (Magic Refresh Rate)
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Video Mode
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 576i
 576p
 480i
 480p
BEST
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 576i
 576p
 480i
 480p
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 LED
BEST
 LED
Screen Format Adjustment
 16:9
 16:9
Display Diagonal
102cm
BEST
100cm
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)

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

Smart TV

Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring

Audio

RMS Rated Power
12W 20W
BEST
Loudspeaker
2 2
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
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
Ethernet LAN Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RF Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 1
Composite Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
HDMI Port
3
BEST
2
Consumer Electronics Control
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WiFi connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ethernet LAN connection

Management Features

Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off timer
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
 Electronic programme guide
 Electronic programme guide
Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off
On Screen Display Language
 DUT
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POL
 ESP
 DUT
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POL
 ESP
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 27
Hotel Mode
 Hotel mode
 Hotel mode

Performance

Video Format
 H.265
 H.265
Teletext Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Teletext function
Parental Controls
 Parental controls
Unknown - Click to provide data
Child Lock
 Child lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
24p Playback
 24p playback
Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Core
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
Video Compression Format
 H.265
 H.265
Logical Channel Number (LCN)
 Logical Channel Number (LCN)
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Cloning
 USB cloning
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

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

Ergonomics

Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -90 - 90
VESA Mounting Interface
 200 x 200
 200 x 200
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
Swivelling Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling stand
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Typical Power Consumption
47W
BEST
50W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
BEST
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
69kWh 69kWh
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DLNA certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
90mm 72.2mm
BEST
Weight
10.4kg 7.7kg
BEST
Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 12.8kg
Weight (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10.6kg
Depth (with Stand)
260mm 226.5mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
500mm
BEST
581.8mm
Width (with Stand)
930mm 922.7mm
BEST
Height
500mm 522.7mm
Width
930mm 922.7mm
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 617mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,133mm

Packaging Content

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

Technical Details

LED Backlight
 LED backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
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