Samsung UE43KU6000 vs Samsung UE43KU6079 vs Samsung UE43KU6500

Samsung UE43KU6000
Samsung UE43KU6079
Samsung UE43KU6500

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
49% thinner Edit
Samsung UE43KU6000 is 62.6mm thick, and so does the Samsung UE43KU6079. That's 30.4mm thinner than the Samsung UE43KU6500 (93mm). 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.

1.5kg lighter Edit
The Samsung UE43KU6000 is an 8.8kg heavy TV (as does the Samsung UE43KU6079), whereas the Samsung UE43KU6500 is a 10.3kg heavy TV (1.5kg 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 £105
The Samsung UE43KU6000 costs £120.76 less than the Samsung UE43KU6079 and costs £105.01 less than the Samsung UE43KU6500.
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Samsung UE43KU6000 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", however the Samsung UE43KU6079 has a rating of "A" and the Samsung UE43KU6500 has a rating of "A".
4 Reasons For
One more RF port Edit
The Samsung UE43KU6079 is a two RF port TV (as does the Samsung UE43KU6500), whereas the Samsung UE43KU6000 only has one RF port. Read more

RF stands for Radio Frequency and an RF port is an older type of input connector for TVs which is most commonly use for connecting cable TV and satellite TV feeds directly to the TV.

Multiple RF ports will allow you to connect multiple RF feeds to the TV at the same time. For example, if the TV has a built in satellite TV decoder then you could connect 2 different satellite dishes to the TV.

30.4mm thinner Edit
The Samsung UE43KU6079 is a 62.6mm thick TV (as does the Samsung UE43KU6000), whereas the Samsung UE43KU6500 is a 93mm thick TV (30.4mm 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.

18% lighter Edit
The Samsung UE43KU6079 has a weight of 8.8kg, and so does the Samsung UE43KU6000. That's 1.5kg lighter than the Samsung UE43KU6500 (10.3kg). 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.

Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE43KU6079 is "A", but the rating of the Samsung UE43KU6000 is "A" and the rating of the Samsung UE43KU6500 is "A".
4 Reasons For
Two RF ports Edit
The number of RF ports on the Samsung UE43KU6500 is two, and so does the Samsung UE43KU6079, but the Samsung UE43KU6000 only has one RF port. Read more

RF stands for Radio Frequency and an RF port is an older type of input connector for TVs which is most commonly use for connecting cable TV and satellite TV feeds directly to the TV.

Multiple RF ports will allow you to connect multiple RF feeds to the TV at the same time. For example, if the TV has a built in satellite TV decoder then you could connect 2 different satellite dishes to the TV.

33 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
Better selling
The Samsung UE43KU6500 ranks No. 129278 by number of sales, however the Samsung UE43KU6000 ranks No. 174006 and the Samsung UE43KU6079 ranks No. 164044.
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Samsung UE43KU6500 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", however the Samsung UE43KU6000 has a rating of "A" and the Samsung UE43KU6079 has a rating of "A".

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
Only one RF port Edit
The number of RF ports on the Samsung UE43KU6000 is one, but the Samsung UE43KU6500 only has two RF ports. Read more

RF stands for Radio Frequency and an RF port is an older type of input connector for TVs which is most commonly use for connecting cable TV and satellite TV feeds directly to the TV.

Multiple RF ports will allow you to connect multiple RF feeds to the TV at the same time. For example, if the TV has a built in satellite TV decoder then you could connect 2 different satellite dishes to the TV.

Less retailers
The Samsung UE43KU6000 is only stocked by 4 shops, whereas the Samsung UE43KU6500 is stocked by 35 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
Less popular
The Samsung UE43KU6000 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 174006 by number of sales in our TVs, however the Samsung UE43KU6079 ranks No. 164044 and the Samsung UE43KU6500 ranks No. 129278.
4 Reasons Against
£121 more expensive
The Samsung UE43KU6079 is more expensive than the Samsung UE43KU6000 by £120.76 and more expensive than the Samsung UE43KU6500 by £15.75.
Not as many stockists
Only 2 stores sells the Samsung UE43KU6079, however 4 stores sell the Samsung UE43KU6000 and 35 shops sell the Samsung UE43KU6500. 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.
One month older
The Samsung UE43KU6079 is older than the Samsung UE43KU6000 by one month.
Worse selling
The Samsung UE43KU6079 ranks No. 164044 by sales volume, but the Samsung UE43KU6500 ranks No. 129278.
4 Reasons Against
Thicker Edit
Samsung UE43KU6500 is 93mm thick. That's 30.4mm thicker than the Samsung UE43KU6000 and the Samsung UE43KU6079 (93mm). 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.

1.5kg heavier Edit
The Samsung UE43KU6500 is a 10.3kg heavy TV, whereas the Samsung UE43KU6000 and the Samsung UE43KU6079 are both 8.8kg heavy TVs (1.5kg 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 £105
The Samsung UE43KU6500 is £105.01 more expensive than the Samsung UE43KU6000.
Older by three months
The Samsung UE43KU6500 is three months older than the Samsung UE43KU6000 and two months older than the Samsung UE43KU6079.

Average Expert Rating

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Date Released

7 months Ago 8 months Ago 9 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 112.17
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 114.00
Purchase price £ 443.99
Total cost of ownership £ 557.99
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 112.17
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 114.00
Purchase price £ 564.75
Total cost of ownership £ 678.75
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 112.17
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 114.00
Purchase price £ 549.00
Total cost of ownership £ 663.00
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.57T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.57 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.57T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.57 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.57T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.57 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
43" 43" 43"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
100Hz Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Video Mode
 2160p
BEST
 2160p
 2160p
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
1300 1300 1600
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Diagonal
108cm 108cm 108cm
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
BEST
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search Feature
 Auto channel search feature
 Auto channel search feature
 Auto channel search feature
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
Tuner
 Analog
 Analog
 Analog

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
 Smart TV features
 Smart TV features
 Smart TV features
Internet Browser
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Internet browser
 Internet browser
Timeshift Feature
 Timeshift feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Timeshift feature
App
 Samsung Smart View
 Samsung Smart View
 Samsung Smart View
HbbTV
 HbbTV
 HbbTV
 HbbTV
Operating System
 Tizen
 Tizen
 Tizen
Screen Mirroring
 Screen mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring

Audio

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

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus
 Common interface plus
 Common interface plus
 Common interface plus
Common Interface Connection
 Common interface connection
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Port
1 1 1
RF Port
1 2
BEST
2
BEST
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 1 1
PC Audio in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in port
Composite Video in Port
1 1 1
Component Video in Port
1 1 1
USB 2.0 Port
2 2 2
PC in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in port
HDMI Port
3 3 3
Consumer Electronics Control
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 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 1.3

Networking

WiFi Connection
 WiFi connection
 WiFi connection
 WiFi connection
Bluetooth Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
WiFi Direct Connection
 WiFi direct connection
 WiFi direct connection
 WiFi direct connection
Network Browsing
 Network browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Network browsing

Management Features

Picture in Picture Function
 Picture in picture function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture in picture function
On Screen Display
 On screen display
 On screen display
 On screen display
Electronic Programme Guide
 Electronic programme guide
 Electronic programme guide
 Electronic programme guide
Auto Power Off
 Auto power off
 Auto power off
 Auto power off
On Screen Display Language
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 SER
 CZE
 NOR
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 SLK
 ESP
 SWE
 HUN
 RUM
 CRO
 LAT
 MAC
 BOS
 ALB
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 SER
 CZE
 NOR
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 SLK
 ESP
 SWE
 HUN
 RUM
 CRO
 LAT
 MAC
 BOS
 ALB
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 SER
 CZE
 NOR
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 SLK
 ESP
 SWE
 HUN
 RUM
 CRO
 LAT
 MAC
 BOS
 ALB
OSD Language
23 Unknown - Click to provide data 27
BEST

Performance

Video Format
 AVI
 ASF
 MP4
 WMV
 FLV
 3GP
 MOV
 DIVX
 MPG
 MPEG
 H.264
 MKV
 VOB
 M2TS
 TP
 TRP
 TS
 MTS
 M2T
 WEBM
 H.265
 VRO
 SVI
 DIVX WEBM
 AVI
 ASF
 MP4
 WMV
 FLV
 3GP
 MOV
 DIVX
 MPG
 MPEG
 H.264
 MKV
 VOB
 M2TS
 TP
 TRP
 TS
 MTS
 M2T
 WEBM
 H.265
 VRO
 SVI
 DIVX WEBM
 AVI
 ASF
 MP4
 WMV
 FLV
 3GP
 MOV
 DIVX
 MPG
 MPEG
 H.264
 MKV
 VOB
 M2TS
 TP
 TRP
 TS
 MTS
 M2T
 WEBM
 H.265
 VRO
 SVI
 DIVX WEBM
Audio Format
 MP3
 AIFF
 APE
 FLAC
 MIDI
 M4A
 OGG
 WAV
 WMA
 MPA
 MID
 AAC++
 MP3
 AIFF
 APE
 FLAC
 MIDI
 M4A
 OGG
 WAV
 WMA
 MPA
 MID
 AAC++
 MP3
 AIFF
 APE
 FLAC
 MIDI
 M4A
 OGG
 WAV
 WMA
 MPA
 MID
 AAC++
Image Format
 JPG
 JPG
 JPG
Teletext Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Local Dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Ambient Light Sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ambient light sensor
Processor Core
4 4 4
Subtitles Function
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Subtitles function
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 High dynamic range imaging (HDRI)

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interface
 200 x 200
 200 x 200
 200 x 200
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Typical Power Consumption
70W 70W 70W
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W 0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
 A
Annual Energy Consumption
97kWh 97kWh 97kWh
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
 50
Maximum Power Consumption
135W Unknown - Click to provide data 135W

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
 DLNA certificate
 DLNA certificate
 DLNA certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
62.6mm
BEST
62.6mm
BEST
93mm
Weight
8.8kg
BEST
8.8kg
BEST
10.3kg
Package Weight
10.6kg
BEST
10.6kg
BEST
15.8kg
Weight (with Stand)
9.7kg
BEST
9.7kg
BEST
12.6kg
Depth (with Stand)
288.1mm 288.1mm 264.2mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
637mm 637mm 622mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
975.8mm 975.8mm 965.2mm
BEST
Height
569mm 569mm 565.1mm
Width
975.8mm 975.8mm 965.2mm
Packaging Height
656mm 656mm 648mm
BEST
Packaging Width
1,205mm 1,205mm 1,110mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Included
 Battery included
 Battery included
 Battery included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
TM1240A Unknown - Click to provide data TM1640A
Mounting Kit
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mounting kit
Cable Included
 AC
 LAN (RJ-45)
 AC
 LAN (RJ-45)
 AC
 LAN (RJ-45)
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
 Manual

Technical Details

RF Input
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
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