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Samsung UE43KU6000 vs Sony KDL-43WD757

Samsung UE43KU6000 vs Sony KDL-43WD757

Samsung UE43KU6000
Sony KDL-43WD757

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Smart TV Edit
The Samsung UE43KU6000 supports Smart TV, whereas the Sony KDL-43WD757 does not support Smart TV.
£187 cheaper
The Samsung UE43KU6000 is £187.25 cheaper than the Sony KDL-43WD757.
Available from 6 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
4 Reasons For
75% faster motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Sony KDL-43WD757 is a 400Hz motion interpolation frequency TV. That's 300Hz faster than the Samsung UE43KU6000 (400Hz). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source. Motion interpolation technology can sometimes create some unwanted side effects such glitches when the technology suddenly activates during an action scene. Most modern TVs will have an option to switch off the motion interpolation if it is not desired.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

12% thinner Edit
The Sony KDL-43WD757 has a depth of 56mm, however the Samsung UE43KU6000 is a 62.6mm thick TV (6.6mm 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.

Cheaper to run by £26.03
The Sony KDL-43WD757 only costs £87.97 to run over five years however the Samsung UE43KU6000 costs £114.00 to run (30% more). Read more
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Sony KDL-43WD757 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Samsung UE43KU6000 is "A".

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
3x slower motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Samsung UE43KU6000 is a 100Hz motion interpolation frequency TV. That's 300Hz slower than the Sony KDL-43WD757 (400Hz). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source. Motion interpolation technology can sometimes create some unwanted side effects such glitches when the technology suddenly activates during an action scene. Most modern TVs will have an option to switch off the motion interpolation if it is not desired.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

11% thicker Edit
The Samsung UE43KU6000 has a depth of 62.6mm, however the Sony KDL-43WD757 is a 56mm thick TV (6.6mm 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.

More expensive to run over five years by 30%
Over five years the running costs of the Samsung UE43KU6000 are £114.00 which is £26.03 more than the Sony KDL-43WD757. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is worse
The Samsung UE43KU6000 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", whereas the Sony KDL-43WD757 has a rating of "A+".
4 Reasons Against
Does not support Smart TV Edit
The Sony KDL-43WD757 does not support Smart TV, however the Samsung UE43KU6000 supports Smart TV.
£187 more expensive
The Sony KDL-43WD757 is more expensive than the Samsung UE43KU6000 by £187.25.
Fewer sellers
Only 1 seller sell the Sony KDL-43WD757, but 7 sellers sell the Samsung UE43KU6000. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this TV, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Four months older
The Sony KDL-43WD757 is older than the Samsung UE43KU6000 by four months.

Date Released

11 months Ago 15 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 112.17
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 114.00
Purchase price £ 379.99
Total cost of ownership £ 493.99
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 84.93
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 87.97
Purchase price £ 567.24
Total cost of ownership £ 655.21
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.57T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.57 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.44T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.44 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
43" 43"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
3D
 3D
 3D
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
LED Backlighting Type
 Edge-LED
 Edge-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
100Hz 400Hz
BEST
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Supported Video Mode
 2160p
BEST
 2160p
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
1300 Unknown - Click to provide data
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 QLED
 LED
BEST
 QLED
 LED
Screen Format Adjustments
 Zoom
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
123cm
BEST
108cm
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
BEST
 3840 x 2160
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°

Audio

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Plus
Multiroom Audio Technology
 Samsung Multiroom Link
 Samsung Multiroom Link

Smart TV

Screen Mirroring
 Screen mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
Lifestyle Apps
 Samsung Smart View
 Samsung Billing
 Samsung Smart View
 Samsung Billing
Smart TV
 Smart TV
BEST
 Smart TV
Internet TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Internet TV
Timeshift
 Timeshift
Unknown - Click to provide data
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 Tizen
 Tizen
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV) Version
 1.5
 1.5

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
70W 53W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
97kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
135W 83W
BEST

Certificates

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

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
 Auto channel search
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-C

Performance

High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Recording
 USB recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
Subtitles
 Subtitles
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Clean View Functionality
 Digital Clean View functionality
Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Cores
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Cloning Function
 USB cloning function
Unknown - Click to provide data
PurColor
 PurColor
Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Desktop stand included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Remote Control Type
TM1240A Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
E-Manual
 E-manual
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Unknown - Click to provide data
Browsing
 Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

Auto Power Off System
 Auto power off system
Unknown - Click to provide data
ECO Mode
 ECO mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Smart Modes
 Cinema
 Game
 Cinema
 Game
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 HEB
 CZE
 LAV
 UKR
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 SRP
 KAZ
 CAT
 MAC
 BOS
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 HEB
 CZE
 LAV
 UKR
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 SRP
 KAZ
 CAT
 MAC
 BOS
Number of OSD Languages
27 32
BEST

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
62.6mm 56mm
BEST
Weight
8.8kg
BEST
9.1kg
Package Weight
10.6kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
9.7kg
BEST
9.8kg
Depth (with Stand)
288.1mm 229mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
637mm 616mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
975.8mm 960mm
BEST
Height
569mm 565mm
Width
975.8mm 960mm
Package Height
656mm
BEST
669mm
Package Width
1,205mm 1,058mm
BEST

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
PC in (D-Sub) Port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
RF Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
SCART Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
2 2
HDMI Port
3
BEST
2
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
CardBus PCMCIA Slot
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
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data
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