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Philips 55PFK6540 vs Samsung UE55HU7100

Philips 55PFK6540 vs Samsung UE55HU7100

Philips 55PFK6540
Samsung UE55HU7100

Top Prices

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
3D Edit
The Philips 55PFK6540 is 3D, but the Samsung UE55HU7100 is not. Read more

‘3D’ describes whether the TV can display 3D movies and programmes. Requires compatible 3D glasses to properly function.

3D technology has become increasingly popular as the amount of 3D film and TV content has increased dramatically in recent years. All 3D TVs will also display regular 2D content and most will allow you to switch on and off the 3D effect on 3D content. 3D compatible TVs allow you to watch 3D content. For most TVs you will need to wear special glasses to see the 3D effect.

Cheaper to run by £65.69
Over five years the Philips 55PFK6540 is £65.69 cheaper to run than the Samsung UE55HU7100. Read more
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Philips 55PFK6540 has an energy efficiency rating of "A++", whereas the Samsung UE55HU7100 has a rating of "A".
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Reasons Against

No data 4 Reasons Against
Not 3D Edit
The Samsung UE55HU7100 is not 3D, whereas the Philips 55PFK6540 is 3D. Read more

‘3D’ describes whether the TV can display 3D movies and programmes. Requires compatible 3D glasses to properly function.

3D technology has become increasingly popular as the amount of 3D film and TV content has increased dramatically in recent years. All 3D TVs will also display regular 2D content and most will allow you to switch on and off the 3D effect on 3D content. 3D compatible TVs allow you to watch 3D content. For most TVs you will need to wear special glasses to see the 3D effect.

Older by six months
The Samsung UE55HU7100 is six months older than the Philips 55PFK6540.
Higher running costs over five years by £65.69
Over five years the Samsung UE55HU7100 costs £166.48 to run which is £65.69 more to run than the Philips 55PFK6540. Show assumptions.
Worse energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE55HU7100 is "A", whereas the rating of the Philips 55PFK6540 is "A++".

Date Released

23 months Ago 29 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 97.75
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 100.79
Electricity cost - switched on £ 163.44
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 166.48

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.5T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.83T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.83 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
21
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
55" 55"
HD Type
 4K
 4K
BEST
3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
3D Type
 Active
 Active
OLED Technology
 OLED technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
2D-3D Converter
 2D-3D converter
Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Frequency
800Hz 800Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMR (Perfect Motion Rate)
 PMR (Perfect Motion Rate)
Display Brightness
350 cd/m² Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Screen Format Adjustments
 Zoom
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
139cm
BEST
138cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST

Features

Automatic Shut Off
 Automatic shut off
Unknown - Click to provide data

Audio

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Auto Volume Leveler
 Auto volume leveler
 Auto volume leveler
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby MS11
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby MS11

Smart TV

Video On Demand (VOD)
 Video on demand (VOD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Interactive TV
 Interactive TV
 Interactive TV
Lifestyle Apps
 Skype
 Skype
BEST
Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Video Apps
 YouTube
 NetFlix
 YouTube
 NetFlix
Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
Music Apps
 Spotify
 Spotify
Timeshift
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Timeshift
Operating System Version
Android 5.0 Lollipop Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 Android
 Android
User Memory
8GB Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

USB Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Ambilight Light System
 Ambilight light system
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Colour
 Silver
 Silver
Signal Strength Indication
 Signal strength indication
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
61W
BEST
102W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Energy Efficiency Class
 A++
BEST
 A++
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 73W
Annual Energy Consumption
88kWh
BEST
141kWh
Power Consumption (off)
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 245W
Frequency Tolerance
Unknown - Click to provide data 72%

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto channel search
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-C
 DVB-T2
 DVB-S3
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-C
 DVB-T2
 DVB-S3
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 Not supported
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 Not supported

Performance

Game Mode
 Game mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Formats Supported
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 VC-1
 WMV9
 AVC
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 VC-1
 WMV9
 AVC
BD Wise
Unknown - Click to provide data
 BD Wise
Audio Formats Supported
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 MPO
 JPS
 PNS
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 MPO
 JPS
 PNS
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Extended PVR
Clock Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Clock function
Processor Cores
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Subtitle Formats Supported
 SUB
 SRT
 SSA
 ASS
 SMI
 TXT
 SUB
 SRT
 SSA
 ASS
 SMI
 TXT
Teletext
1,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer

Packaging Content

Pair of 3D Glasses Included
 Pair of 3D glasses included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Desktop Stand Included
 Desktop stand included
 Desktop stand included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Mounting Kit
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mounting kit
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
3D Glasses Quantity
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual

Ergonomics

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

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11n
BEST
 802.11n
Miracast
 Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Browsing

Management Features

Auto Power Off System
 Auto power off system
 Auto power off system
Smart Modes
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Firmware Upgradeable
 Firmware upgradeable
 Firmware upgradeable
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
On/Off Timer
 On/Off timer
 On/Off timer
Sleep Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sleep timer
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 27

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
79mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
15.1kg
BEST
18.7kg
Package Weight
25.3kg
BEST
25.6kg
Weight With Stand
18.5kg
BEST
19.6kg
Depth (with Stand)
279mm 261.7mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
774mm 755.5mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
1,239mm 1,233mm
BEST
Height
726mm 714.6mm
Width
1,239mm 1,233mm
Package Height
827mm 210mm
BEST
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 210mm
Package Width
1,420mm 1,337mm
BEST

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI) Slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 1
Audio Input for DVI
 Audio input for DVI
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
1 1
SCART Port
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
3 3
HDMI Port
4 4
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 EasyLink
 EasyLink
Remote (IR) Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 35 Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

LED Backlight
 LED backlight
 LED backlight
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