Samsung HG40ED690 vs Sony KDL-40R453

Samsung HG40ED690
Sony KDL-40R453

Top Prices

Amazon UK
Checked 33 minutes ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
CompAdvance
Checked 10 hours ago
Out of stock
PC World Business
Checked 7 hours ago
Out of stock
RGB Direct
Checked 1 hour ago
Delivery unknown
Gerald Giles
Checked 4 hours ago
Delivery unknown
In stock
PC World Business
Checked 7 hours ago
Out of stock

Reasons For

1 Reason For
Available from 1 shops
The more retailers stock this TV, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
1 Reason For
£588 cheaper
The Sony KDL-40R453 costs £587.98 less than the Samsung HG40ED690.

Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
£588 more expensive
The Samsung HG40ED690 is more expensive than the Sony KDL-40R453 by £587.98.
2 Reasons Against
Less retailers
Only 3 retailers sells the Sony KDL-40R453, whereas 4 shops sell the Samsung HG40ED690. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Over one year older
The Sony KDL-40R453 is older than the Samsung HG40ED690 by 13 months.

Date Released

23 months Ago 35 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 96.14
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 99.18
Purchase price £ 836.98
Total cost of ownership £ 936.16
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.49T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.49 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
No data

Display

Display Diagonal
40" Unknown - Click to provide data
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Response Time
8ms Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² Unknown - Click to provide data
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 Mega Contrast
BEST
 Mega Contrast
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 LED
BEST
 LED
Display Diagonal (metric)
101cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° Unknown - Click to provide data

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
 Auto channel search
Unknown - Click to provide data
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

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Interactive TV
 Interactive TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Video On Demand (VOD) Support
 Video on Demand (VOD) support
Unknown - Click to provide data
Welcome Message
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Hospitality Home Menu
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Audio

Built-In Subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
20W Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Loudspeakers
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Sound Modes
 Music
 Music
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RF Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RS-232 Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Version
 1.4
BEST
 1.4
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
RJ-12 Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Browser Supported
 Browser supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data
Browsing
 Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data
H.Browser Compatibility
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

On/Off Timer
 On/Off timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Automatic Shut Off Function
 Automatic shut off function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Smart Modes
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
 Music
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
 Music
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
Auto Power Off
 Auto power off
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of OSD Languages
27 Unknown - Click to provide data
LYNK SINC Server Compatibility
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
LYNK REACH Server Compatibility
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Logo Display With Time Out Setting (BMP/movie)
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
My Channel Function
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Music Mode Backlight On/off
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Soundbar Compatibility
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Source Mode
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
LYNK DRM Supported
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Smoovie Compatibility
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Game Mode
 Game mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
BD Wise
 BD Wise
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wide Color Enhancer
 Wide color enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Voice Control
 Voice control
Unknown - Click to provide data
Clock Function
 Clock function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
Software Clock
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Cloning
 USB cloning
Unknown - Click to provide data
Hospitality Plug and Play
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
External Clock Dimming Control
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
External Clock Compatibility
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Security Mode
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

Swivel Angle Range
-90 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting Interfaces
 200 x 200
 200 x 200
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
Screwed Battery Cover
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Power On Mode
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
60W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
BEST
 A
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
44.6W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption
83kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
111W Unknown - Click to provide data
Input Voltage
 240
 220
 220 - 240
 240
 220
 220 - 240
Energy Saving Mode
 Energy saving mode
Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
66.8mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
8.3kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Weight
13.3kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
10.4kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth (with Stand)
271.7mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
587.7mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width (with Stand)
917.7mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height
535.6mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
917.7mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Batteries Included
 Batteries included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
TM1480 + TM1240 Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
10 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 45 Unknown - Click to provide data
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