Samsung UE50J6100 vs Samsung UE65KS8000

Samsung UE50J6100
Samsung UE65KS8000

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Hugely lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE50J6100 has an annual energy consumption of 98kWh, but the Samsung UE65KS8000 is a 164kWh annual energy consumption TV (66kWh 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.

Two times lighter Edit
The Samsung UE50J6100 has a weight of 13kg, however the Samsung UE65KS8000 is a 26.4kg heavy TV (13.4kg heavier). 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.

Cheaper by £1,061
The Samsung UE50J6100 costs £488.99, whereas the Samsung UE65KS8000 is £1,550.00.
£75.31 cheaper to run
Over five years the Samsung UE50J6100 only costs £113.77 to run whereas the Samsung UE65KS8000 costs £189.08 to run (66% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is higher
The Samsung UE50J6100 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", but the Samsung UE65KS8000 has a rating of "A+".
9 Reasons For
15" larger display diagonal Edit
The Samsung UE65KS8000 has a display diagonal of 65", whereas the Samsung UE50J6100 is only a 50" TV (15" smaller). Read more

The display diagonal of a TV is the most common measure of screen size and is the distance from the top left to the bottom right of the visible part of a TV screen excluding any frame or border. One of the most important considerations when choosing the right screen size for your TV is the typical distance from which you will be viewing the screen. A good rule of thumb is to multiply the display diagonal by 2.5 to determine the viewing distance. So a 40 inch TV is best viewed from 100 inches away, which is equivalent to 8.3 feet or 2.54m. For home cinema setups and a truly immersive experience this ratio can be reduced to 1.2. This will give a screen size that fills 40 degrees of the viewer's field of vision. So if you viewing from a distance of 6ft (72 inches) you would need a TV display diagonal of 60 inches.

TVs with a bigger display diagonal allow you to make the most of HD content and are great for watching movies.

Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UE65KS8000 is a 60W RMS rated power TV. That's 40W higher than the Samsung UE50J6100 (60W). 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.

Two more number of loudspeakerss Edit
The Samsung UE65KS8000 has four number of loudspeakerss, however the Samsung UE50J6100 only has two number of loudspeakerss. Read more

The number of loudspeakers is the total number of speakers provided with the TV, either inside the TV casing or as external speakers.

A greater number of speakers will allow for better quality audio and different frequencies. Multiple external speakers will enable to the TV to play surround sound audio.

Two RF ports quantitys Edit
The number of RF ports quantitys on the Samsung UE65KS8000 is two, but the Samsung UE50J6100 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.

Two more USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The Samsung UE65KS8000 is a three USB 2.0 ports quantity TV, whereas the Samsung UE50J6100 only has one USB 2.0 ports quantity. 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.

Four HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The Samsung UE65KS8000 has four HDMI ports quantitys, however the Samsung UE50J6100 only has two 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.

57% thinner Edit
Samsung UE65KS8000 is 40.8mm thick. That's 22.9mm thinner than the Samsung UE50J6100 (40.8mm). 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.

25 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.
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Samsung UE65KS8000 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", however the Samsung UE50J6100 has a rating of "A+".

Reasons Against

9 Reasons Against
15" smaller display diagonal Edit
The Samsung UE50J6100 has a display diagonal of 50", however the Samsung UE65KS8000 is a 65" TV (15" larger). Read more

The display diagonal of a TV is the most common measure of screen size and is the distance from the top left to the bottom right of the visible part of a TV screen excluding any frame or border. One of the most important considerations when choosing the right screen size for your TV is the typical distance from which you will be viewing the screen. A good rule of thumb is to multiply the display diagonal by 2.5 to determine the viewing distance. So a 40 inch TV is best viewed from 100 inches away, which is equivalent to 8.3 feet or 2.54m. For home cinema setups and a truly immersive experience this ratio can be reduced to 1.2. This will give a screen size that fills 40 degrees of the viewer's field of vision. So if you viewing from a distance of 6ft (72 inches) you would need a TV display diagonal of 60 inches.

TVs with a bigger display diagonal allow you to make the most of HD content and are great for watching movies.

2x lower RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UE50J6100 is a 20W RMS rated power TV. That's 40W lower than the Samsung UE65KS8000 (60W). 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.

Two less number of loudspeakerss Edit
The number of number of loudspeakerss on the Samsung UE50J6100 is two, but the Samsung UE65KS8000 only has four number of loudspeakerss. Read more

The number of loudspeakers is the total number of speakers provided with the TV, either inside the TV casing or as external speakers.

A greater number of speakers will allow for better quality audio and different frequencies. Multiple external speakers will enable to the TV to play surround sound audio.

Only one RF ports quantity Edit
The Samsung UE50J6100 is a one RF ports quantity TV, whereas the Samsung UE65KS8000 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.

Two less USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The Samsung UE50J6100 has one USB 2.0 ports quantity, however the Samsung UE65KS8000 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.

Only two HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the Samsung UE50J6100 is two, but the Samsung UE65KS8000 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.

Thicker Edit
The Samsung UE50J6100 is a 63.7mm thick TV. That's 22.9mm thicker than the Samsung UE65KS8000 (40.8mm). 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.

Not as many stockists
The Samsung UE50J6100 is only stocked by 4 sellers, however the Samsung UE65KS8000 is stocked by 29 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
Older by four months
The Samsung UE50J6100 is four months older than the Samsung UE65KS8000.
4 Reasons Against
66kWh higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE65KS8000 has an annual energy consumption of 164kWh, however the Samsung UE50J6100 is a 98kWh annual energy consumption TV (66kWh lower). 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.

13.4kg heavier Edit
The Samsung UE65KS8000 is a 26.4kg heavy TV, whereas the Samsung UE50J6100 is a 13kg heavy TV (13.4kg lighter). 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.

More expensive by £1,061
The Samsung UE65KS8000 is £1,061.01 more expensive than the Samsung UE50J6100.
Higher running costs over five years by £75.31
The running costs of the Samsung UE65KS8000 are £189.08 which is £75.31 more than the Samsung UE50J6100 over five years. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 113.77
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 113.77
Purchase price £ 488.99
Total cost of ownership £ 602.76
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 189.08
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 189.08
Purchase price £ 1,550.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,739.08
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.56T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.56 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.94T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.94 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
50" 65"
BEST
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 200Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 2160p
 1080p
 2160p
BEST
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
500 2300
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Colour Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 10
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 16:9
Display Diagonal (metric)
125cm 163cm
BEST
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3840 x 2160
BEST

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
 Auto channel search
 Auto channel search
Channels Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-C
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-C
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 NTSC
 PAL
 NTSC
Number of Tuners
Unknown - Click to provide data 2

Smart TV

Smart TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Smart TV
Internet TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Internet TV
Timeshift
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Timeshift
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Video On Demand (VOD) Support
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Video on Demand (VOD) support
Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring

Audio

Audio System
Unknown - Click to provide data Dolby
Equalizer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Equalizer
Built-In Subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
20W 60W
BEST
Number of Loudspeakers
2 4
BEST
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Dolby Technology
 Pulse
 Digital Plus
 Digital Pulse
 Digital
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
 Pulse
 Digital Plus
 Digital Pulse
 Digital
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Pulse
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Pulse
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RF Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
SCART Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RS-232 Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
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
1 3
BEST
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
2 4
BEST
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.3

Networking

Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth
Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Direct
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Browsing
Ethernet Interface Type
 Gigabit
 Gigabit Ethernet
 Gigabit
 Gigabit Ethernet

Management Features

Sleep Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sleep timer
Smart Modes
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
 Normal
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
 Normal
Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
Auto Power Off
 Auto power off
 Auto power off
Number of OSD Languages
27 27

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 H.265
 H.265
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
Wide Color Enhancer
 Wide color enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Extended PVR
Local Dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Local dimming
Voice Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Voice control
Motion Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Motion control
Processor Cores
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
BD Wise Plus
Unknown - Click to provide data
 BD Wise Plus
Subtitles Function
 Subtitles function
 Subtitles function
Channel List Copy Function
 Channel list copy function
 Channel list copy function
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

Design

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

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
71W
BEST
118W
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
98kWh
BEST
164kWh
AC Input Voltage
 110 - 240
 110 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
155W
BEST
235W

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
63.7mm 40.8mm
BEST
Weight
13kg
BEST
26.4kg
Package Weight
18.1kg
BEST
35.7kg
Weight With Stand
14.1kg
BEST
28.6kg
Depth (with Stand)
203.8mm
BEST
414.1mm
Height (with Stand)
696.4mm
BEST
929.9mm
Width (with Stand)
1,116.8mm
BEST
1,448.9mm
Height
654.4mm 835.8mm
Width
1,116.8mm 1,448.9mm
Package Height
738mm
BEST
909mm
Package Width
1,320mm
BEST
1,548mm

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Desktop stand
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data TM1680A+TM1240A
Mounting Kit
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mounting kit
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
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