Samsung UE40JU6000 vs Samsung UE40K5500

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Samsung UE40JU6000
Samsung UE40K5500

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
800g lighter Edit
The Samsung UE40JU6000 is a 7.8kg heavy TV. That's 800g lighter than the Samsung UE40K5500 (8.6kg). 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 Samsung UE40JU6000 is "A", however the rating of the Samsung UE40K5500 is "A".
User reviews are a little better
The Samsung UE40JU6000 has an average user review score of 85% based on 74 reviews, however the Samsung UE40K5500 has an average rating of 84% (based on 71 reviews).
7 Reasons For
19% lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE40K5500 is a 75kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 14kWh lower than the Samsung UE40JU6000 (75kWh). 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 UE40K5500 is 55.1mm thick, but the Samsung UE40JU6000 is a 62.6mm thick TV (7.5mm 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.

£48 cheaper
The Samsung UE40K5500 costs £48 less than the Samsung UE40JU6000.
Available from 32 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
17% cheaper to run
The Samsung UE40K5500 only costs £86.53 to run over five years but the Samsung UE40JU6000 costs £104.38 to run (21% more). Read more
More popular
The Samsung UE40K5500 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 2496 by sales volume in our TVs, however the Samsung UE40JU6000 ranks No. 39439.
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE40K5500 is "A", however the rating of the Samsung UE40JU6000 is "A".

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
16% higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE40JU6000 is an 89kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 14kWh higher than the Samsung UE40K5500 (75kWh). 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.

Thicker Edit
Samsung UE40JU6000 is 62.6mm thick, but the Samsung UE40K5500 is a 55.1mm thick TV (7.5mm 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.

£48 more expensive
The Samsung UE40JU6000 is more expensive than the Samsung UE40K5500 by £48.
Less retailers
Only 6 stores sells the Samsung UE40JU6000, whereas 38 retailers sell the Samsung UE40K5500. 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.
Nine months older
The Samsung UE40JU6000 is older than the Samsung UE40K5500 by nine months.
More expensive to run over five years by 21%
Over five years the running costs of the Samsung UE40JU6000 are £104.38 which is £17.85 more than the Samsung UE40K5500. Show assumptions.
Worse selling
The Samsung UE40JU6000 ranks No. 39439 by sales volume, however the Samsung UE40K5500 ranks No. 2496.
2 Reasons Against
Heavier Edit
The Samsung UE40K5500 is an 8.6kg heavy TV. That's 800g heavier than the Samsung UE40JU6000 (8.6kg). 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.

A little Lower user review Score
The Samsung UE40K5500's average user rating is 84%, however the Samsung UE40JU6000's is 85% (based on 74 reviews).

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

19 months Ago 10 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 102.55
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 104.38
Purchase price £ 379.00
Total cost of ownership £ 483.38
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 86.53
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 86.53
Purchase price £ 331.00
Total cost of ownership £ 417.53
Details

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.
0.43T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.43 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
40" 40"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 Mega Contrast
BEST
 Mega Contrast
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
800 400
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 16:9
Display Diagonal (metric)
101cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)

TV Tuner

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

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Internet TV
 Internet TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Timeshift
 Timeshift
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 Tizen
 Tizen
Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring

Audio

Built-In Subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Dolby Technology
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound

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 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2 2
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
3 3
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
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
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.3

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct

Management Features

Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/Off Timer
 On/Off timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Automatic Shut Off Function
 Automatic shut off function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Smart Modes
 Natural
 Movie
 Sports
 Natural
 Movie
 Sports
Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Auto Power Off
 Auto power off
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of OSD Languages
27 27

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 H.265
 H.265
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
BD Wise
 BD Wise
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wide Color Enhancer
 Wide color enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Processor Cores
4 4
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
BD Wise Plus
 BD Wise Plus
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

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

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
64W 54W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
Annual Energy Consumption
89kWh 75kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
123W 95W
BEST

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
62.6mm 55.1mm
BEST
Weight
7.8kg
BEST
8.6kg
Package Weight
10.1kg
BEST
12.4kg
Weight With Stand
8kg
BEST
9.6kg
Depth (with Stand)
201.4mm
BEST
250.7mm
Height (with Stand)
596.1mm
BEST
604mm
Width (with Stand)
931.2mm 917.6mm
BEST
Height
535.7mm 539.2mm
Width
931.2mm 917.6mm
Package Height
602mm 540mm
BEST
Package Width
1,082mm 1,055mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
TM1240A TM1240A
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Dolby Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 DTS

Other Features

Dimming Type
Unknown - Click to provide data Micro Dimming Pro
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