Philips 49PUS6401 vs Samsung UE49K6300

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Philips 49PUS6401
Samsung UE49K6300

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Three USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports quantitys on the Philips 49PUS6401 is three, but the Samsung UE49K6300 only has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

DVI port Edit
The Philips 49PUS6401 has a DVI port, whereas the Samsung UE49K6300 does not have a DVI port.
One more HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Philips 49PUS6401 is a four HDMI ports quantity TV, whereas the Samsung UE49K6300 only has three HDMI ports quantitys. 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.

Lighter Edit
Philips 49PUS6401 is 11kg heavy. That's 1.2kg lighter than the Samsung UE49K6300 (12.2kg). 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.

User reviews are a lot better
The Philips 49PUS6401 has an average user review score of 91%, whereas the Samsung UE49K6300 has an average rating of 80% (based on 4 reviews).
6 Reasons For
On/off switch Edit
The Samsung UE49K6300 has an on/off switch, whereas the Philips 49PUS6401 does not.
Lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE49K6300 is an 89kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 38kWh lower than the Philips 49PUS6401 (89kWh). 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.

£100 cheaper
The Samsung UE49K6300 costs £399.00, whereas the Philips 49PUS6401 is £499.00.
Available from 45 shops
The more stores stock this TV, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
More popular
The Samsung UE49K6300 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 7672 by sales volume in our TVs, but the Philips 49PUS6401 ranks No. 304582.
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE49K6300 is "A+", but the rating of the Philips 49PUS6401 is "A".

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Does not have an on/off switch Edit
The Philips 49PUS6401 does not have an on/off switch, but the Samsung UE49K6300 has an on/off switch.
Higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Philips 49PUS6401 is a 127kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 38kWh higher than the Samsung UE49K6300 (89kWh). 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.

£100 more expensive
The Philips 49PUS6401 is more expensive than the Samsung UE49K6300 by £100.
Fewer sellers
Only 2 sellers sells the Philips 49PUS6401, but 47 shops sell the Samsung UE49K6300. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this TV, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Worse selling
The Philips 49PUS6401 ranks No. 304582 by sales volume, whereas the Samsung UE49K6300 ranks No. 7672.
Energy efficiency rating is worse
The Philips 49PUS6401 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", whereas the Samsung UE49K6300 has a rating of "A+".
5 Reasons Against
Only two USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The Samsung UE49K6300 has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys, however the Philips 49PUS6401 only has three USB 2.0 ports quantitys. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

Does not have a DVI port Edit
The Samsung UE49K6300 does not have a DVI port, whereas the Philips 49PUS6401 has a DVI port.
One less HDMI ports quantity Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the Samsung UE49K6300 is three, but the Philips 49PUS6401 only has four HDMI ports quantitys. 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.

Heavier Edit
The Samsung UE49K6300 has a weight of 12.2kg. That's 1.2kg heavier than the Philips 49PUS6401 (12.2kg). 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.

A lot Lower user review Score
The Samsung UE49K6300 has an average user rating of 80%, but the Philips 49PUS6401 has an average user rating of 91% (based on 419 reviews).

Awards

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Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

11 months Ago 11 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 139.41
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 141.24
Purchase price £ 499.00
Total cost of ownership £ 640.24
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.7T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Display

Display Diagonal
49" 49"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
3D
 3D
 3D
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Display Brightness
350 cd/m² Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
Supported 3D Technologies
 Samsung 3D HyperReal Engine
 Samsung 3D HyperReal Engine
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 800
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Refresh Rates Supported
 60 Hz
 50 Hz
 30 Hz
 25 Hz
 24 Hz
BEST
 60 Hz
 50 Hz
 30 Hz
 25 Hz
 24 Hz
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST
Screen Format Adjustments
 Zoom
 16:9
 Zoom
 16:9
Display Diagonal (metric)
123cm 123cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
 Auto channel search
 Auto channel search
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 Type
 Analog
 Analog
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
Timeshift
 Timeshift
 Timeshift
Lifestyle Apps
 Google Apps
BEST
 Google Apps
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Video Apps
 YouTube
 YouTube
Interactive TV
 Interactive TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Video On Demand (VOD) Support
 Video on Demand (VOD) support
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Version
5.1 (Lollipop) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 Android
 Android
User Memory
8GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring

Audio

RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Number of Loudspeakers
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Plus

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
RF Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
SCART Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
3
BEST
2
Audio Input for DVI
 Audio input for DVI
Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
BEST
 DVI port
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
4
BEST
3
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 EasyLink
 EasyLink
Audio (L,R) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.3
RF Connector Type
 F
 C
 IEC
 F, IEC
 F
 C
 IEC
 F, IEC

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11n
BEST
 802.11n
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Direct
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
 Browsing
 Browsing

Management Features

On/Off Timer
 On/Off timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Firmware Upgradeable
 Firmware upgradeable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Picture Mute (for Radio)
 Picture mute (for radio)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 27
Firmware Upgradeable Via
 USB
 Network
 Auto upgrade wizard
 USB
 Network
 Auto upgrade wizard
Programming Period
8 day(s) Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 VC-1
 WMV9
 AVC
 H.265
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 VC-1
 WMV9
 AVC
 H.265
Audio Formats Supported
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 JPG
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Extended PVR
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Ambient Light Sensor
 Ambient light sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data
Hard Drive Capacity
8GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Cores
4 4
Subtitle Formats Supported
 SUB
 SRT
 SMI
 TXT
 SUB
 SRT
 SMI
 TXT
Teletext
1,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
USB Recording
 USB recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
Subtitles Function
 Subtitles function
 Subtitles function
Satellite Channel Router (SatCR) Compatible
 Satellite Channel Router (SatCR) compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ambient Lighting
 Ambient lighting
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ambient Lighting Type
 2-sided lighting
 2-sided lighting
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Teletext Standards
 Hyper-text
 Hyper-text

Design

Colour of Product
 Grey
 Grey
Signal Strength Indication
 Signal strength indication
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces
 400 x 200
 400 x 200
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
BEST
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
87W 64W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
BEST
Power Consumption (average)
87W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption
127kWh 89kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 105W

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
79mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
11kg
BEST
12.2kg
Package Weight
14.7kg
BEST
18.8kg
Weight With Stand
11.3kg
BEST
13.9kg
Depth (with Stand)
213mm
BEST
293mm
Height (with Stand)
670mm
BEST
712.2mm
Width (with Stand)
1,099mm
BEST
1,102.3mm
Height
645mm 646.4mm
Width
1,099mm 1,102.3mm
Package Height
747mm 721mm
BEST
Package Width
1,200mm 1,195mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data TM1640A
Mounting Kit
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mounting kit
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 35 Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

RF Input
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Power Save Mode
 Power save mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Light Sensor
 Light sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Package Weight
14.7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Box Dimensions (W X D X H)
1200 x 160 x 747 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Ports Quantity
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Dimming Type
Unknown - Click to provide data Micro Dimming Pro
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