LG 40UH630 vs Sony KDL-40WD650

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LG 40UH630
Sony KDL-40WD650

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Reasons For

12 Reasons For
Smart TV Edit
The LG 40UH630 supports smart TV, whereas the Sony KDL-40WD650 does not. Read more

Smart TVs allow you to access the internet directly through your TV. Connect your TV to your local network though WiFi or an ethernet cable.

A smart TV lets you watch movies and TV on the internet by connecting directly to services such as BBC iPlayer and YouTube without a computer. You will also be able to connect to Facebook and Twitter directly from your TV.

10W higher RMS rated power Edit
The LG 40UH630 has an RMS rated power of 20W, however the Sony KDL-40WD650 is only a 10W RMS rated power TV (10W 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.

Common interface (CI) Edit
The LG 40UH630 has a common interface (CI), whereas the Sony KDL-40WD650 does not have 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.

One more RF ports quantity Edit
The LG 40UH630 has two RF ports quantitys, however the Sony KDL-40WD650 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.

Bluetooth Edit
The LG 40UH630 has a bluetooth, however the Sony KDL-40WD650 does not have a bluetooth.
Miracast Edit
The LG 40UH630 supports miracast, however the Sony KDL-40WD650 does not support miracast. Read more

Miracast is a peer-to-peer wireless screencasting standard formed via Wi-Fi Direct connections in a manner similar to Bluetooth.

10kWh lower annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 40UH630 is a 60kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 10kWh lower than the Sony KDL-40WD650 (70kWh). 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.

A lot thinner Edit
The LG 40UH630 has a depth of 48mm, however the Sony KDL-40WD650 is a 66mm thick TV (18mm 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.

£90 cheaper
The LG 40UH630 is £90 cheaper than the Sony KDL-40WD650.
Available from 13 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £14.25
The LG 40UH630 is £14.25 cheaper to run than the Sony KDL-40WD650 over five years. Read more
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 40UH630 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Sony KDL-40WD650 is "A+".
2 Reasons For
37% lighter Edit
The Sony KDL-40WD650 is a 7.7kg heavy TV. That's 2.8kg lighter than the LG 40UH630 (7.7kg). 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.

Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Sony KDL-40WD650 is "A+", however the rating of the LG 40UH630 is "A+".

Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
27% heavier Edit
LG 40UH630 is 10.5kg heavy. That's 2.8kg heavier than the Sony KDL-40WD650 (7.7kg). 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.

12 Reasons Against
Does not support smart TV Edit
The Sony KDL-40WD650 does not support smart TV, but the LG 40UH630 supports smart TV. Read more

Smart TVs allow you to access the internet directly through your TV. Connect your TV to your local network though WiFi or an ethernet cable.

A smart TV lets you watch movies and TV on the internet by connecting directly to services such as BBC iPlayer and YouTube without a computer. You will also be able to connect to Facebook and Twitter directly from your TV.

Lower RMS rated power Edit
The Sony KDL-40WD650 has an RMS rated power of 10W, but the LG 40UH630 is a 20W RMS rated power TV (10W higher). 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.

Does not have a common interface (CI) Edit
The Sony KDL-40WD650 does not have a common interface (CI), but the LG 40UH630 does. 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.

One less RF ports quantity Edit
The number of RF ports quantitys on the Sony KDL-40WD650 is one, but the LG 40UH630 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.

Does not have a bluetooth Edit
The Sony KDL-40WD650 does not have a bluetooth, whereas the LG 40UH630 does.
Does not support miracast Edit
The Sony KDL-40WD650 does not support miracast, whereas the LG 40UH630 does. Read more

Miracast is a peer-to-peer wireless screencasting standard formed via Wi-Fi Direct connections in a manner similar to Bluetooth.

15% higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Sony KDL-40WD650 is a 70kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 10kWh higher than the LG 40UH630 (70kWh). 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.

A lot thicker Edit
Sony KDL-40WD650 is 66mm thick, but the LG 40UH630 is a 48mm thick TV (18mm thinner). 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.

£90 more expensive
The Sony KDL-40WD650 is more expensive than the LG 40UH630 by £90.
Less retailers
Only 1 store sell the Sony KDL-40WD650, whereas 14 sellers sell the LG 40UH630. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
One month older
The Sony KDL-40WD650 is older than the LG 40UH630 by one month.
22% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the Sony KDL-40WD650 costs £79.95 to run which is £14.25 more to run than the LG 40UH630. Show assumptions.

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 65.70
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 65.70
Purchase price £ 395.00
Total cost of ownership £ 460.70
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 76.91
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 79.95
Purchase price £ 485.00
Total cost of ownership £ 564.95
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.33T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.33 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.4T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.4 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
40" 40"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra 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
 Motionflow
 Motionflow
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Supported Video Modes
 2160p
 1080i
 1080p
BEST
 2160p
 1080i
 1080p
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
1400 Unknown - Click to provide data
2D-3D Converter
Unknown - Click to provide data
 2D-3D converter
Display Refresh Rates Supported
 60 Hz
 50 Hz
 30 Hz
 24 Hz
 60 Hz
 50 Hz
 30 Hz
 24 Hz
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
100cm 102cm
BEST
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto channel search
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-C
Tuner Type
 Digital
 Digital
Twin Tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Twin tuner
Triple Tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Triple tuner

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
BEST
 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)
Interactive TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Interactive TV
Operating System Version
3.0 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 Web OS
 Web OS
Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring

Audio

Equalizer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Equalizer
Built-In Subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
20W
BEST
10W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Sound Modes
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoders
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technologies
 Dolby Pulse
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Pulse
 Dolby Digital Plus

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)
BEST
 Common interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
RF Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
SCART Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RS-232 Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2 2
Audio Input for DVI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input for DVI
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
3 3
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
CardBus PCMCIA Slots Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Networking

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

Management Features

On/Off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/Off timer
Smart Modes
 Graphics
 Personal
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Photo
 Graphics
 Personal
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Photo
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Hotel Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Hotel mode

Performance

Optical Disc Player Type
 Not included
 Not included
Card Reader Integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Card reader integrated
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Parental Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Parental control
Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
24p Support
Unknown - Click to provide data
 24p support
Digital Video Recorder (DVR)
 Digital Video Recorder (DVR)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
Voice Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Voice control
Face Detection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Face detection
Clock Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Clock function
Motion Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Motion control
Processor Cores
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB recording
Satellite Channel Router (SatCR) Compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Satellite Channel Router (SatCR) compatible
Luminance
Unknown - Click to provide data 70%

Design

Built-In Camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in camera
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black
Built-In Microphone
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in microphone

Ergonomics

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

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
41W
BEST
48W
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
60kWh
BEST
70kWh
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 59.4W

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
48mm
BEST
66mm
Weight
10.5kg 7.7kg
BEST
Weight With Stand
10.8kg 8.1kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
200mm
BEST
212mm
Height (with Stand)
574mm
BEST
589mm
Width (with Stand)
900mm
BEST
924mm
Height
529mm 549mm
Width
900mm 924mm
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 662mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,017mm

Packaging Content

Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
Camera Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Camera included
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual

Technical Details

LED Backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED backlight
Subwoofer Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Subwoofer out
RF Input
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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