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Samsung UE40JU6000 vs Samsung UE40K5500

Samsung UE40JU6000 vs Samsung UE40K5500

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Samsung UE40JU6000
Samsung UE40K5500

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Local dimming Edit
The Samsung UE40JU6000 features local dimming, but the Samsung UE40K5500 does not feature local dimming. Read more

This means that LEDs can be controlled individually (or in clusters) to control the level of light/color intensity in a given part of the screen.

Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE40JU6000 is "A", however the rating of the Samsung UE40K5500 is "A".
7 Reasons For
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.

£79 cheaper
The Samsung UE40K5500 costs £79.10 less than the Samsung UE40JU6000.
Available from 28 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.
15% cheaper to run
The Samsung UE40K5500 only costs £88.36 to run over five years but the Samsung UE40JU6000 costs £104.38 to run (18% more). Read more
More popular
The Samsung UE40K5500 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 7073 by sales volume in our TVs, however the Samsung UE40JU6000 ranks No. 284399.
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE40K5500 is "A", however the rating of the Samsung UE40JU6000 is "A".
User reviews are a little better
The Samsung UE40K5500 has an average user review score of 86% based on 114 reviews, however the Samsung UE40JU6000 has an average rating of 85% (based on 74 reviews).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
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.

£79 more expensive
The Samsung UE40JU6000 is more expensive than the Samsung UE40K5500 by £79.10.
Less retailers
Only 2 shops sells the Samsung UE40JU6000, whereas 30 shops 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.
More expensive to run over five years by 18%
Over five years the running costs of the Samsung UE40JU6000 are £104.38 which is £16.02 more than the Samsung UE40K5500. Show assumptions.
Worse selling
The Samsung UE40JU6000 ranks No. 284399 by sales volume, however the Samsung UE40K5500 ranks No. 7073.
A little Lower user review Score
The Samsung UE40JU6000's average user rating is 85%, however the Samsung UE40K5500's is 86% (based on 114 reviews).
1 Reason Against
Does not feature local dimming Edit
The Samsung UE40K5500 does not feature local dimming, whereas the Samsung UE40JU6000 does. Read more

This means that LEDs can be controlled individually (or in clusters) to control the level of light/color intensity in a given part of the screen.

Awards

No awards found 1 Award
benchmark.pl: Very Profitable

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

13 months Ago 13 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 £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 88.36
Purchase price £ 299.90
Total cost of ownership £ 388.26
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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.
0.44T
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
40" 40"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
3D
 3D
 3D
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Wide Color Enhancer
 Wide color enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 50Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 Mega Contrast
BEST
 Mega Contrast
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
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 101cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)

Audio

Built-In Subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in subwoofer
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Sound Modes
 Movie
 Movie
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound

Smart TV

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

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
64W 54W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W 0.3W
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

TV Tuner

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

Performance

Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
Video Formats Supported
 H.265
 H.265
BD Wise
 BD Wise
Unknown - Click to provide data
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
BEST
 Teletext function
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
BEST
 Local dimming
Subtitles
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Subtitles
Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
Processor Cores
4 4
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
 Samsung HyperReal Engine
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
 Samsung HyperReal Engine
Channel List Copy Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Channel list copy function

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand Included
 Desktop stand included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data 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

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting Interfaces
 200 x 200
 200 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 Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Browsing
Web Browser
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Web browser

Management Features

Auto Power Off System
 Auto power off system
 Auto power off system
Smart Modes
 Natural
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
 Natural
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
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
 Picture-in-Picture
On/Off Timer
 On/Off timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of OSD Languages
27 27

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
917.7mm 917.6mm
Package Height
602mm
BEST
640mm
Package Width
1,082mm 1,055mm
BEST

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI) Slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
Headphone Outputs
1 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
2 2
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Composite Video in
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
2 2
HDMI Port
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)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 1.3

Technical Details

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