Samsung UE32J5600 vs Sharp LC-32CFE6131

Samsung UE32J5600
Sharp LC-32CFE6131

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
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.

One more RF ports quantity Edit
The number of RF ports quantitys on the Samsung UE32J5600 is two, but the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 only has one RF ports quantity. 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.

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
4 Reasons For
Common interface (CI) Edit
The Sharp LC-32CFE6131 has a common interface (CI), 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) Edit
The Sharp LC-32CFE6131 has a PC in (D-Sub), whereas the Samsung UE32J5600 does not have a PC in (D-Sub). 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.

A lot lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Sharp LC-32CFE6131 has an annual energy consumption of 45kWh, whereas the Samsung UE32J5600 is a 58kWh annual energy consumption TV (13kWh 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.

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

5 Reasons Against
Does not have a common interface (CI) Edit
The Samsung UE32J5600 does not have a common interface (CI), but the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 has a common interface (CI). 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.

Does not have a PC in (D-Sub) Edit
The Samsung UE32J5600 does not have a PC in (D-Sub), but the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 has a PC in (D-Sub). 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.

23% higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE32J5600 is a 58kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 13kWh higher than the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 (45kWh). 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.

Three months older
The Samsung UE32J5600 is older than the Sharp LC-32CFE6131 by three months.
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+".
3 Reasons Against
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.

Only one RF ports quantity Edit
The Sharp LC-32CFE6131 has one RF ports quantity, however the Samsung UE32J5600 only has two RF ports quantitys. 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.

£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

22 months Ago 19 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
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 200Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 AMR (Active Motion Rate)
 AMR (Active Motion Rate)
Display Brightness
Unknown - Click to provide data 300 cd/m²
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 1000000:1
 1000000:1
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
400 Unknown - Click to provide data
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Diagonal (metric)
80cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
 Auto channel search
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 PAL
 SECAM

Smart TV

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

Audio

Equalizer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Equalizer
RMS Rated Power
20W
BEST
16W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
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 Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS 2.0
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS 2.0

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
BEST
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
RF Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
SCART Ports Quantity
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 Ports Quantity
2 2
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
BEST
HDMI Ports Quantity
3 3
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
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

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Miracast
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

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

Performance

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

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces
 200 x 100
 200 x 100
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 69.3mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.4kg
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.5kg
Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 467.3mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 732.7mm
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 432mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 732.7mm

Packaging Content

Batteries Included
 Batteries included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
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

Technical Details

LED Backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED backlight
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