Hisense H40M3300 vs Samsung UE40K5100

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Hisense H40M3300
Samsung UE40K5100

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
Smart TV Edit
The Hisense H40M3300 supports smart TV, whereas the Samsung UE40K5100 does not support 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.

Internet TV Edit
The Hisense H40M3300 has an internet TV, however the Samsung UE40K5100 does not have an internet TV. Read more

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

Internet TVs let you watch movies and TV on the internet by connecting directly to services such as BBC iPlayer and YouTube without a computer.

One more USB 2.0 ports quantity Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports quantitys on the Hisense H40M3300 is two, but the Samsung UE40K5100 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 Hisense H40M3300 is a four HDMI ports quantity TV, whereas the Samsung UE40K5100 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.

Wi-Fi Edit
The Hisense H40M3300 has a wi-Fi, but the Samsung UE40K5100 does not. Read more

A Wifi (wireless LAN connection) on your TV means that you can connect your TV directly to your WiFi network.

Connecting your TV will be easier and you will not need any cables.

Ethernet LAN Edit
The Hisense H40M3300 has an ethernet LAN, whereas the Samsung UE40K5100 does not have an ethernet LAN.
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Hisense H40M3300 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", whereas the Samsung UE40K5100 has a rating of "A".
Considerably better user reviews
The average user review score of the Hisense H40M3300 is 84%, whereas the average rating of the Samsung UE40K5100 is 74% (based on 10 reviews).
8 Reasons For
Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UE40K5100 is a 20W RMS rated power TV. That's 6W higher than the Hisense H40M3300 (20W). 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.

19kWh lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE40K5100 has an annual energy consumption of 73kWh, but the Hisense H40M3300 is a 92kWh annual energy consumption TV (19kWh 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.

9mm thinner Edit
The Samsung UE40K5100 is a 78mm thick TV. That's 9mm thinner than the Hisense H40M3300 (78mm). 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 by £140
The Samsung UE40K5100 costs £239.00, whereas the Hisense H40M3300 is £379.00.
31 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
£22.04 cheaper to run
Over five years the Samsung UE40K5100 is £22.04 cheaper to run than the Hisense H40M3300. Read more
Better selling
The Samsung UE40K5100 ranks No. 2438 by number of sales, but the Hisense H40M3300 ranks No. 44618.
Energy efficiency rating is higher
The Samsung UE40K5100 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", but the Hisense H40M3300 has a rating of "A".

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
Lower RMS rated power Edit
The Hisense H40M3300 is a 14W RMS rated power TV. That's 6W lower than the Samsung UE40K5100 (20W). 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.

19kWh higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Hisense H40M3300 has an annual energy consumption of 92kWh, whereas the Samsung UE40K5100 is a 73kWh annual energy consumption TV (19kWh 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.

11% thicker Edit
The Hisense H40M3300 has a depth of 87mm. That's 9mm thicker than the Samsung UE40K5100 (78mm). 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 by £140
The Hisense H40M3300 is £140 more expensive than the Samsung UE40K5100.
Fewer sellers
The Hisense H40M3300 is only stocked by 5 stores, but the Samsung UE40K5100 is stocked by 36 shops. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Older by two months
The Hisense H40M3300 is two months older than the Samsung UE40K5100.
Higher running costs over five years by £22.04
Over five years the running costs of the Hisense H40M3300 are £103.99 which is £22.04 more than the Samsung UE40K5100. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The Hisense H40M3300 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 44618 by number of sales in our TVs, whereas the Samsung UE40K5100 ranks No. 2438.
7 Reasons Against
Does not support smart TV Edit
The Samsung UE40K5100 does not support smart TV, whereas the Hisense H40M3300 does. 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.

Does not have an internet TV Edit
The Samsung UE40K5100 does not have an internet TV, however the Hisense H40M3300 has an internet TV. Read more

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

Internet TVs let you watch movies and TV on the internet by connecting directly to services such as BBC iPlayer and YouTube without a computer.

One less USB 2.0 ports quantity Edit
The Samsung UE40K5100 has one USB 2.0 ports quantity, however the Hisense H40M3300 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.

Only two HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the Samsung UE40K5100 is two, but the Hisense H40M3300 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.

Does not have a wi-Fi Edit
The Samsung UE40K5100 does not have a wi-Fi, but the Hisense H40M3300 has a wi-Fi. Read more

A Wifi (wireless LAN connection) on your TV means that you can connect your TV directly to your WiFi network.

Connecting your TV will be easier and you will not need any cables.

Does not have an ethernet LAN Edit
The Samsung UE40K5100 does not have an ethernet LAN, whereas the Hisense H40M3300 has an ethernet LAN.
User review Rating is considerably Worse
The Samsung UE40K5100 only has an average user score of 74%, but the Hisense H40M3300 has an average user rating of 84% (based on 231 reviews).

Average User Rating

Date Released

8 months Ago 6 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 100.95
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 103.99
Purchase price £ 379.00
Total cost of ownership £ 482.99
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 80.12
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 81.95
Purchase price £ 239.00
Total cost of ownership £ 320.95
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.52T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.52 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.41T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.41 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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
High Frequency Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 50Hz
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
800Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 Smart Motion Rate (SMR)
 Smart Motion Rate (SMR)
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 200
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 16:9
Display Diagonal (metric)
102cm
BEST
100cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto channel search
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
Number of Tuners
2 Unknown - Click to provide data

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
BEST
 Smart TV
Internet TV
 Internet TV
BEST
 Internet TV
Timeshift
 Timeshift
Unknown - Click to provide data
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Audio

Equalizer
 Equalizer
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
14W 20W
BEST
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technologies
 Dolby MS10
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby MS10
 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 Unknown - Click to provide data
SCART Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
4
BEST
2
Audio (L,R) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.3

Networking

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

Management Features

Smart Modes
 Movie
 Movie
Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off
Number of OSD Languages
17 27
BEST
Hotel Mode
 Hotel mode
Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Optical Disc Player Type
 Not included
 Not included
Video Formats Supported
 MP4
 AVI
 FLV
 MOV
 MPEG
 MKV
 VOB
 TS
 WEBM
 H.265
 MP4
 AVI
 FLV
 MOV
 MPEG
 MKV
 VOB
 TS
 WEBM
 H.265
Audio Formats Supported
 FLAC
 MP2
 MP3
 MP4
 WMA
 FLAC
 MP2
 MP3
 MP4
 WMA
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 MPO
 WEBP
 PNS
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 MPO
 WEBP
 PNS
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Processor Cores
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Teletext
899 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Recording
 USB recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
Subtitles Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Subtitles function

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

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

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
63W 50W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
Annual Energy Consumption
92kWh 73kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
87mm 78mm
BEST
Weight
8.4kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Weight
11kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 8.5kg
Depth (with Stand)
218mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
581mm
BEST
620.1mm
Width (with Stand)
917mm 901.1mm
BEST
Height
537mm 550.8mm
Width
917mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height
644mm 622mm
BEST
Package Width
1,025mm 964mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data TM1240A
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual

Technical Details

LED Backlight
 LED backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
Dolby Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
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