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Samsung UE55JU6470 vs Samsung UE55JU7000 vs Sony KD-55X8509

Samsung UE55JU6470 vs Samsung UE55JU7000 vs Sony KD-55X8509

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Samsung UE55JU6470
Samsung UE55JU7000
Sony KD-55X8509

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Reasons For

1 Reason For
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE55JU6470 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Samsung UE55JU7000 is "A+" and the rating of the Sony KD-55X8509 is "A".
5 Reasons For
3D Edit
The Samsung UE55JU7000 is 3D, and so is the Sony KD-55X8509, whereas the Samsung UE55JU6470 is not. Read more

‘3D’ describes whether the TV can display 3D movies and programmes. Requires compatible 3D glasses to properly function.

3D technology has become increasingly popular as the amount of 3D film and TV content has increased dramatically in recent years. All 3D TVs will also display regular 2D content and most will allow you to switch on and off the 3D effect on 3D content. 3D compatible TVs allow you to watch 3D content. For most TVs you will need to wear special glasses to see the 3D effect.

1 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
29% cheaper to run
Over five years the Samsung UE55JU7000 is £4.80 cheaper to run than the Samsung UE55JU6470 and £54.08 cheaper to run than the Sony KD-55X8509. Read more
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Samsung UE55JU7000 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", however the Samsung UE55JU6470 has a rating of "A+" and the Sony KD-55X8509 has a rating of "A".
Vastly better user reviews
The average user review score of the Samsung UE55JU7000 is 89% based on 7 reviews, however the average rating of the Samsung UE55JU6470 is 60% (based on 1 review).
3 Reasons For
3D Edit
The Sony KD-55X8509 is 3D, and so is the Samsung UE55JU7000, however the Samsung UE55JU6470 is not. Read more

‘3D’ describes whether the TV can display 3D movies and programmes. Requires compatible 3D glasses to properly function.

3D technology has become increasingly popular as the amount of 3D film and TV content has increased dramatically in recent years. All 3D TVs will also display regular 2D content and most will allow you to switch on and off the 3D effect on 3D content. 3D compatible TVs allow you to watch 3D content. For most TVs you will need to wear special glasses to see the 3D effect.

7.4mm thinner Edit
The Sony KD-55X8509 is a 60mm thick TV. That's 3.2mm thinner than the Samsung UE55JU6470 (60mm) and 7.4mm thinner than the Samsung UE55JU7000 (60mm). 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.

Cheaper by £150
The Sony KD-55X8509 costs £429.99, whereas the Samsung UE55JU7000 is £579.99.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Not 3D Edit
The Samsung UE55JU6470 is not 3D, whereas the Samsung UE55JU7000 and the Sony KD-55X8509 are 3D. Read more

‘3D’ describes whether the TV can display 3D movies and programmes. Requires compatible 3D glasses to properly function.

3D technology has become increasingly popular as the amount of 3D film and TV content has increased dramatically in recent years. All 3D TVs will also display regular 2D content and most will allow you to switch on and off the 3D effect on 3D content. 3D compatible TVs allow you to watch 3D content. For most TVs you will need to wear special glasses to see the 3D effect.

Moderately thicker Edit
The Samsung UE55JU6470 has a depth of 63.2mm, however the Samsung UE55JU7000 is a 67.4mm thick TV (4.2mm thicker) and the Sony KD-55X8509 is a 60mm thick TV (3.2mm 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.

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Eleven months older
The Samsung UE55JU6470 is older than the Samsung UE55JU7000 by one month and older than the Sony KD-55X8509 by eleven months.
4% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the Samsung UE55JU6470 costs £138.03 to run which is £4.80 more to run than the Samsung UE55JU7000. Show assumptions.
Significantly Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Samsung UE55JU6470 is only 60%, whereas the average user rating of the Samsung UE55JU7000 is 89% (based on 7 reviews).
3 Reasons Against
Thicker Edit
Samsung UE55JU7000 is 67.4mm thick. That's 4.2mm thicker than the Samsung UE55JU6470 (60mm) and 7.4mm thicker than the Sony KD-55X8509 (60mm). 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 £150
The Samsung UE55JU7000 is £150 more expensive than the Sony KD-55X8509.
Older by ten months
The Samsung UE55JU7000 is ten months older than the Sony KD-55X8509.
3 Reasons Against
Not as many stockists
The Sony KD-55X8509 is only stocked by 5 retailers, however the Samsung UE55JU7000 is stocked by 6 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.
Higher running costs over five years by £54.08
The Sony KD-55X8509 costs £187.31 to run which is £49.28 more to run than the Samsung UE55JU6470 and £54.08 more to run than the Samsung UE55JU7000 over five years. Show assumptions.
Inferior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Sony KD-55X8509 is "A", but the rating of the Samsung UE55JU6470 is "A+" and the rating of the Samsung UE55JU7000 is "A+".

Awards

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avforums.com: Recommended
benchmark.pl: Good Product
hdtvtest.co.uk: Highly Recommended
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Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

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Date Released

26 months Ago 25 months Ago 15 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 136.20
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 138.03
Electricity cost - switched on £ 131.40
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 133.23
Purchase price £ 579.99
Total cost of ownership £ 713.22
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 184.27
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 187.31
Purchase price £ 429.99
Total cost of ownership £ 617.30
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.69T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.69 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.66T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.66 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.93T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.93 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
24
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
55" 55" 55"
HD Type
 4K
 4K
 4K
3D
 3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
BEST
High Frequency Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 100Hz
3D Type
 Active
 Active
 Active
OLED Technology
 OLED technology
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
 Flat
2D-3D Converter
Unknown - Click to provide data
 2D-3D converter
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wide Color Enhancer
 Wide color enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 1,000Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 CMR (Clear Motion Rate)
 CMR (Clear Motion Rate)
 CMR (Clear Motion Rate)
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 Mega Contrast
BEST
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Supported Video Mode
 2160p
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 576i
 576p
 480i
 480p
 2160p
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 576i
 576p
 480i
 480p
BEST
 2160p
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 576i
 576p
 480i
 480p
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
 16:9
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1300 Unknown - Click to provide data
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST
 LED
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 14:9
 16:9
 14:9
 16:9
 14:9
Display Diagonal (metric)
138cm 138cm 140cm
BEST
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 178°

Features

Automatic Shut Off
 Automatic shut off
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data

Audio

Built-In Subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2 2
Dolby Technology
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
Sound Modes
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby MS11
 Dolby Digital Pulse
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby MS11
 Dolby Digital Pulse
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby MS11
 Dolby Digital Pulse

Smart TV

Interactive TV
 Interactive TV
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
Timeshift
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Timeshift
 Timeshift
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Version
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 5.0
Operating System Installed
 Android
 Android
 Android

Other Features

Multimedia and Hypermedia Experts Group (MHEG)
 Multimedia and Hypermedia Experts Group (MHEG)
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour
 Black
 Black
 Black

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
85W 82W
BEST
115W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W
BEST
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
BEST
 A+
BEST
 A+
Input Frequency
 50
 50
 50
Annual Energy Consumption
118kWh 114kWh
BEST
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
198W
BEST
218W Unknown - Click to provide data
Input Voltage
 240
 220
 220 - 240
 240
 220
 220 - 240
 240
 220
 220 - 240

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
 Auto channel search
 Auto channel search
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
 Analog
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB-CI+
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB-CI+
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB-CI+
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
Tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data 2tuner(s) Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Parental Controls
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Parental controls
Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Formats Supported
 AVI
 ASF
 AVI
 ASF
 AVI
 ASF
BD Wise
Unknown - Click to provide data
 BD Wise
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Formats Supported
 MP3
 DSS
 MP4
 AC3
 3GPP
 3GP
 MP3
 DSS
 MP4
 AC3
 3GPP
 3GP
 MP3
 DSS
 MP4
 AC3
 3GPP
 3GP
Voice Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Voice control
Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 JPG
 JPG
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
24p
Unknown - Click to provide data
 24p
 24p
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ambient Light Sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ambient light sensor
Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Cores
4 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Saving Functions
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen saving functions
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer

Packaging Content

Pair of 3D Glasses Included
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pair of 3D glasses included
Desktop Stand Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Desktop stand included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Remote Control Type
TM1250A Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting Interfaces
 300 x 300
 300 x 300
 300 x 300
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 802.11ac
 802.11a
BEST
 802.11ac
 802.11a
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Near Field Communication (NFC)

Management Features

Auto Power Off System
 Auto power off system
 Auto power off system
Unknown - Click to provide data
Smart Modes
 Natural
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
 Personal
 Vivid
 Standard
 Photo
 Natural
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
 Personal
 Vivid
 Standard
 Photo
 Natural
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
 Personal
 Vivid
 Standard
 Photo
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
On/Off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/Off timer
 On/Off timer
Sleep Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DAN
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 HEB
 SER
 UKR
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 KAZ
 CRO
 CAT
 LAT
 DAN
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 HEB
 SER
 UKR
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 KAZ
 CRO
 CAT
 LAT
 DAN
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 HEB
 SER
 UKR
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 KAZ
 CRO
 CAT
 LAT
Number of OSD Languages
27 27 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
63.2mm 67.4mm 60mm
BEST
Weight
15kg
BEST
15.4kg 19.9kg
Package Weight
21.4kg
BEST
23.6kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
17.3kg
BEST
18.2kg 21kg
Depth (with Stand)
267.5mm 277.7mm 222mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
763.4mm 770.5mm 759mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
1,242.6mm 1,242.6mm 1,236mm
BEST
Height
718.4mm 718.3mm 722mm
Width
1,242.6mm 1,242.6mm 1,236mm
Package Height
815mm 812mm
BEST
838mm
Package Width
1,417mm 1,415mm 1,330mm
BEST

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI) Slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
 DVI port
High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
 High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
PC in (D-Sub) Port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1 1
RF Port
1 2
BEST
1
SCART Port
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RS-232 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 1 2
BEST
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1 1
USB 2.0 Port
3 3 3
HDMI Version
 2.0
 2.0
 2.0
BEST
HDMI Port
4 4 4
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
CardBus PCMCIA Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
MHL Version
 3.0
 3.0
 3.0
BEST
Audio (L,R) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Technical Details

LED Backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED backlight
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