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Samsung UE32J5600 vs Sharp LC-32CFE6131

Samsung UE32J5600 vs Sharp LC-32CFE6131

Samsung UE32J5600
Sharp LC-32CFE6131

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
50% faster motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Samsung UE32J5600 is a 400Hz motion interpolation frequency TV. That's 200Hz faster than the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 (200Hz). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UE32J5600 has an RMS rated power of 20W, but the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 is only a 16W RMS rated power TV (4W lower). 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.

2.7mm thinner Edit
Samsung UE32J5600 is 66.6mm thick, but the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 is a 69.3mm thick TV (2.7mm 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.

8% cheaper to run
The Samsung UE32J5600 only costs £69.13 to run over five years but the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 costs £75.15 to run (9% more). Read more
3 Reasons For
Common interface (CI) slot Edit
The Sharp LC-32CFE6131 has a common interface (CI) slot, whereas the Samsung UE32J5600 does not. Read more

A common interface slot provides compatibility with pay-per-view cards.

A common interface slot allows you to install pay per view cards. For example Sky TV sell pay per cards for watching football and boxing and WWE Network sell cards for watching wrestling.

PC in (D-Sub) port Edit
The Sharp LC-32CFE6131 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, whereas the Samsung UE32J5600 does not have a PC in (D-Sub) port. Read more

The socket (port) to receive input from a PC via a D-sub, which is a connector with a characteristic D-shaped metal shield. Also known as a VGA Port.

A D-sub port is needed to connect your TV to older devices and computers that use a VGA connection - generally those made before 2000.

Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Sharp LC-32CFE6131 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", whereas the Samsung UE32J5600 has a rating of "A".

Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
Energy efficiency rating is lower
The Samsung UE32J5600 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", however the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 has a rating of "A+".
5 Reasons Against
Vastly slower motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Sharp LC-32CFE6131 has a motion interpolation frequency of 200Hz, however the Samsung UE32J5600 is a 400Hz motion interpolation frequency TV (200Hz faster). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

25% lower RMS rated power Edit
The Sharp LC-32CFE6131 is a 16W RMS rated power TV. That's 4W lower than the Samsung UE32J5600 (16W). 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.

Thicker Edit
The Sharp LC-32CFE6131 has a depth of 69.3mm. That's 2.7mm thicker than the Samsung UE32J5600 (69.3mm). 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.

Older by nine months
The Sharp LC-32CFE6131 is nine months older than the Samsung UE32J5600.
£6.02 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 are £75.15 which is £6.02 more than the Samsung UE32J5600. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

13 months Ago 23 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 67.30
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 69.13
Electricity cost - switched on £ 72.11
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 75.15

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.34T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.34 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
9
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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.

Display

Display Diagonal
32" 32"
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D
 3D
 3D
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
400Hz
BEST
200Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Display Brightness
Unknown - Click to provide data 300 cd/m²
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 1000000:1
 1000000:1
BEST
Supported Video Mode
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
400 Unknown - Click to provide data
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 16:9
Display Diagonal (metric)
80cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)

Audio

Equalizer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Equalizer
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
20W
BEST
16W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Dolby Technology
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS
 DTS 2.0
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS
 DTS 2.0
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround Sound
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS 2.0
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround Sound
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS 2.0

Smart TV

Interactive TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Interactive TV
Screen Mirroring
 Screen mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
Lifestyle Apps
 Facebook
 Twitter
 Facebook
 Twitter
BEST
Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Video Apps
 YouTube
 YouTube
Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
Timeshift
 Timeshift
 Timeshift
News Apps
 BBC
 BBC
Sports Apps
 BBC Sports
 BBC Sports

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
42W
BEST
45W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
BEST
Power Consumption (average)
Unknown - Click to provide data 31W
Annual Energy Consumption
58kWh 45kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
87W 70W
BEST
Voltage Tolerance
Unknown - Click to provide data 20%

Certificates

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
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 PAL
 SECAM

Performance

BD Wise
 BD Wise
Unknown - Click to provide data
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Cores
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
BD Wise Plus
 BD Wise Plus
Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
TM1250A 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
Quick Installation Guide
 Quick installation guide
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting Interfaces
 200 x 100
 200 x 100
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Miracast
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

Smart Modes
 Sports
 Sports
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/Off Timer
 On/Off timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of OSD Languages
27 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
66.6mm
BEST
69.3mm
Weight
4.7kg 4.4kg
BEST
Package Weight
6.2kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
5.1kg 4.5kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
207.6mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
471.6mm 467.3mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
721.4mm
BEST
732.7mm
Height
424.8mm 432mm
Width
721.4mm 732.7mm
Package Height
522mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
901mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

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

Technical Details

LED Backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED backlight
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