Philips 49PUS7101 vs Samsung UE49KU6470

Philips 49PUS7101
Samsung UE49KU6470

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
A lot higher RMS rated power Edit
The Philips 49PUS7101 has an RMS rated power of 30W, but the Samsung UE49KU6470 is only a 20W 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.

Three USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The Philips 49PUS7101 is a three USB 2.0 ports quantity TV, whereas the Samsung UE49KU6470 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.

One more HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Philips 49PUS7101 has four HDMI ports quantitys, however the Samsung UE49KU6470 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.

Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Philips 49PUS7101 is "A", however the rating of the Samsung UE49KU6470 is "A".
9 Reasons For
One more RF ports quantity Edit
The number of RF ports quantitys on the Samsung UE49KU6470 is two, but the Philips 49PUS7101 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.

PC in (D-Sub) Edit
The Samsung UE49KU6470 has a PC in (D-Sub), however the Philips 49PUS7101 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.

6% lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE49KU6470 is a 123kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 7kWh lower than the Philips 49PUS7101 (123kWh). 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.

Thinner Edit
Samsung UE49KU6470 is 55.2mm thick, but the Philips 49PUS7101 is a 61mm thick TV (5.8mm 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.

1% lighter Edit
The Samsung UE49KU6470 is a 14.4kg heavy TV. That's 100g lighter than the Philips 49PUS7101 (14.4kg). 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.

£309 cheaper
The Samsung UE49KU6470 costs £309 less than the Philips 49PUS7101.
Available from 3 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
1% cheaper to run
The Samsung UE49KU6470 is £1.83 cheaper to run than the Philips 49PUS7101 over five years. Read more
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE49KU6470 is "A", however the rating of the Philips 49PUS7101 is "A".

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
One less RF ports quantity Edit
The number of RF ports quantitys on the Philips 49PUS7101 is one, but the Samsung UE49KU6470 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 PC in (D-Sub) Edit
The Philips 49PUS7101 does not have a PC in (D-Sub), but the Samsung UE49KU6470 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.

Higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Philips 49PUS7101 is a 130kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 7kWh higher than the Samsung UE49KU6470 (123kWh). 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.

5.8mm thicker Edit
Philips 49PUS7101 is 61mm thick, but the Samsung UE49KU6470 is a 55.2mm thick TV (5.8mm 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.

Heavier Edit
The Philips 49PUS7101 is a 14.5kg heavy TV. That's 100g heavier than the Samsung UE49KU6470 (14.4kg). 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.

£309 more expensive
The Philips 49PUS7101 is more expensive than the Samsung UE49KU6470 by £309.
Less retailers
Only 1 retailer sell the Philips 49PUS7101, whereas 4 shops sell the Samsung UE49KU6470. 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.
More expensive to run over five years by 1%
The running costs of the Philips 49PUS7101 are £144.44 which is £1.83 more than the Samsung UE49KU6470 over five years. Show assumptions.
3 Reasons Against
10W lower RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UE49KU6470 has an RMS rated power of 20W, but the Philips 49PUS7101 is a 30W 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.

Only two USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The Samsung UE49KU6470 is a two USB 2.0 ports quantity TV, whereas the Philips 49PUS7101 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.

One less HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Samsung UE49KU6470 has three HDMI ports quantitys, however the Philips 49PUS7101 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.

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Date Released

11 months Ago 11 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 142.61
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 144.44
Purchase price £ 749.00
Total cost of ownership £ 893.44
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 142.61
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 142.61
Purchase price £ 440.00
Total cost of ownership £ 582.61
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.72T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.72 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.71T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.71 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
49" 49"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Display Brightness
400 cd/m² Unknown - Click to provide data
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1500
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Colour Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 10
Display Technology
 LED
BEST
 LED
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 Zoom
 16:9
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
123cm 123cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
BEST
 3840 x 2160

TV Tuner

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
Number of Tuners
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Triple Tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Triple tuner

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
Timeshift
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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
16GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring

Audio

RMS Rated Power
30W
BEST
20W
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 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
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
BEST
HDMI Ports Quantity
4
BEST
3
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 EasyLink
 EasyLink
Audio (L,R) in
1 1
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Direct
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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
 Teletext function
Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Extended PVR
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Ambient Light Sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ambient light sensor
Processor Cores
4 4
Subtitle Formats Supported
 SUB
 SRT
 SMI
 TXT
 SUB
 SRT
 SMI
 TXT
Teletext
1,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Subtitles Function
 Subtitles function
 Subtitles function
Ambient Lighting
 Ambient lighting
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ambient Lighting Type
 3-sided lighting
 3-sided lighting
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

Design

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

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces
 200 x 200
 200 x 200
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
89W 89W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
Annual Energy Consumption
130kWh 123kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 155W

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
61mm 55.2mm
BEST
Weight
14.5kg 14.4kg
BEST
Package Weight
18.5kg
BEST
21.8kg
Weight With Stand
14.9kg
BEST
16.5kg
Depth (with Stand)
203mm
BEST
334.2mm
Height (with Stand)
709mm
BEST
712.2mm
Width (with Stand)
1,093mm
BEST
1,101.4mm
Height
644mm 639.7mm
Width
1,093mm 1,101.4mm
Package Height
751mm 733mm
BEST
Package Width
1,185mm
BEST
1,275mm

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
 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
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

Other Features

Box Dimensions (W X D X H)
1185 x 160 x 751 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Ports Quantity
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
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