Samsung UE32K5100 vs Samsung UE32K5600

Samsung UE32K5100
Samsung UE32K5600

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
One more RF ports quantity Edit
The Samsung UE32K5100 is a two RF ports quantity TV, whereas the Samsung UE32K5600 only has one RF ports quantity. Read more

RF stands for Radio Frequency and an RF port is an older type of input connector for TVs which is most commonly use for connecting cable TV and satellite TV feeds directly to the TV.

Multiple RF ports will allow you to connect multiple RF feeds to the TV at the same time. For example, if the TV has a built in satellite TV decoder then you could connect 2 different satellite dishes to the TV.

Lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE32K5100 is a 54kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 1kWh lower than the Samsung UE32K5600 (55kWh). 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.

15% lighter Edit
The Samsung UE32K5100 has a weight of 4.8kg. That's 700g lighter than the Samsung UE32K5600 (5.5kg). 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.

£155 cheaper
The Samsung UE32K5100 costs £175.00, whereas the Samsung UE32K5600 is £329.99.
Available from 41 shops
The more stores stock this TV, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
More popular
The Samsung UE32K5100 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 1791 by sales volume in our TVs, but the Samsung UE32K5600 ranks No. 59932.
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE32K5100 is "A", but the rating of the Samsung UE32K5600 is "A".
13 Reasons For
Smart TV Edit
The Samsung UE32K5600 supports smart TV, but the Samsung UE32K5100 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 Samsung UE32K5600 has an internet TV, whereas the Samsung UE32K5100 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 Samsung UE32K5600 has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys, however the Samsung UE32K5100 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.

PC in (D-Sub) Edit
The Samsung UE32K5600 has a PC in (D-Sub), but the Samsung UE32K5100 does not have a PC in (D-Sub). Read more

The socket (port) to receive input from a PC via a D-sub, which is a connector with a characteristic D-shaped metal shield.

Three HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the Samsung UE32K5600 is three, but the Samsung UE32K5100 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 Samsung UE32K5600 has a wi-Fi, however the Samsung UE32K5100 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 Samsung UE32K5600 has an ethernet LAN, but the Samsung UE32K5100 does not have an ethernet LAN.
Wi-Fi Direct Edit
The Samsung UE32K5600 has a wi-Fi Direct, whereas the Samsung UE32K5100 does not have a wi-Fi Direct.
Extended PVR Edit
The Samsung UE32K5600 has an extended PVR, whereas the Samsung UE32K5100 does not have an extended PVR.
Three more processor coress Edit
The Samsung UE32K5600 is a four processor cores TV, whereas the Samsung UE32K5100 only has one processor cores.
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified Edit
The Samsung UE32K5600 has a digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, whereas the Samsung UE32K5100 does not have a digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.
42% thinner Edit
The Samsung UE32K5600 is a 55.1mm thick TV. That's 22.9mm thinner than the Samsung UE32K5100 (55.1mm). 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.

Energy efficiency rating is higher
The Samsung UE32K5600 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", but the Samsung UE32K5100 has a rating of "A".

Reasons Against

12 Reasons Against
Does not support smart TV Edit
The Samsung UE32K5100 does not support smart TV, whereas the Samsung UE32K5600 supports 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.

Does not have an internet TV Edit
The Samsung UE32K5100 does not have an internet TV, however the Samsung UE32K5600 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.

Only one USB 2.0 ports quantity Edit
The Samsung UE32K5100 has one USB 2.0 ports quantity, however the Samsung UE32K5600 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.

Does not have a PC in (D-Sub) Edit
The Samsung UE32K5100 does not have a PC in (D-Sub), whereas the Samsung UE32K5600 has a PC in (D-Sub). Read more

The socket (port) to receive input from a PC via a D-sub, which is a connector with a characteristic D-shaped metal shield.

One less HDMI ports quantity Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the Samsung UE32K5100 is two, but the Samsung UE32K5600 only has three 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 UE32K5100 does not have a wi-Fi, but the Samsung UE32K5600 does. 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 UE32K5100 does not have an ethernet LAN, whereas the Samsung UE32K5600 has an ethernet LAN.
Does not have a wi-Fi Direct Edit
The Samsung UE32K5100 does not have a wi-Fi Direct, however the Samsung UE32K5600 has a wi-Fi Direct.
Does not have an extended PVR Edit
The Samsung UE32K5100 does not have an extended PVR, however the Samsung UE32K5600 has an extended PVR.
Only one processor cores Edit
The Samsung UE32K5100 is a one processor cores TV, whereas the Samsung UE32K5600 only has four processor coress.
Does not have a digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified Edit
The Samsung UE32K5100 does not have a digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, however the Samsung UE32K5600 has a digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.
22.9mm thicker Edit
The Samsung UE32K5100 is a 78mm thick TV, whereas the Samsung UE32K5600 is a 55.1mm thick TV (22.9mm 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.

7 Reasons Against
Only one RF ports quantity Edit
The Samsung UE32K5600 is a one RF ports quantity TV, whereas the Samsung UE32K5100 only has two RF ports quantitys. Read more

RF stands for Radio Frequency and an RF port is an older type of input connector for TVs which is most commonly use for connecting cable TV and satellite TV feeds directly to the TV.

Multiple RF ports will allow you to connect multiple RF feeds to the TV at the same time. For example, if the TV has a built in satellite TV decoder then you could connect 2 different satellite dishes to the TV.

1kWh higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE32K5600 has an annual energy consumption of 55kWh, but the Samsung UE32K5100 is a 54kWh annual energy consumption TV (1kWh 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.

13% heavier Edit
The Samsung UE32K5600 has a weight of 5.5kg, however the Samsung UE32K5100 is a 4.8kg heavy TV (700g lighter). 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.

More expensive by £155
The Samsung UE32K5600 is £154.99 more expensive than the Samsung UE32K5100.
Not as many stockists
The Samsung UE32K5600 is only stocked by 3 shops, however the Samsung UE32K5100 is stocked by 44 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
Older by five months
The Samsung UE32K5600 is five months older than the Samsung UE32K5100.
Less popular
The Samsung UE32K5600 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 59932 by number of sales in our TVs, but the Samsung UE32K5100 ranks No. 1791.

Average User Rating

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Date Released

6 months Ago 11 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 59.29
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 61.12
Purchase price £ 175.00
Total cost of ownership £ 236.12
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.3T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.3 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Display

Display Diagonal
32" 32"
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
50Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
200 400
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 LED
BEST
 LED
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 16:9
Display Diagonal (metric)
80cm 80cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
 Auto channel search
 Auto channel search
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Number of Tuners
Unknown - Click to provide data 2

Smart TV

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

Audio

RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Plus

Ports & Interfaces

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

Networking

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

Management Features

On/Off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/Off timer
Smart Modes
 Movie
 Game
 Movie
 Game
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)
ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off
Number of OSD Languages
27 27

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 H.265
 H.265
Teletext Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Teletext function
Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
BEST
Ambient Light Sensor
 Ambient light sensor
 Ambient light sensor
Processor Cores
1 4
BEST
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
Subtitles Function
 Subtitles function
 Subtitles function
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
37W
BEST
40W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
Power Consumption (average)
Unknown - Click to provide data 40W
Annual Energy Consumption
54kWh
BEST
55kWh
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
59W
BEST
85W

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
78mm 55.1mm
BEST
Weight
4.8kg
BEST
5.5kg
Package Weight
6.7kg
BEST
8.3kg
Weight With Stand
4.9kg
BEST
6.2kg
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 207.5mm
Height (with Stand)
519.1mm 487.7mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
721.4mm
BEST
730.4mm
Height
465.1mm 433.7mm
Width
721.4mm 730mm
Package Height
519mm
BEST
540mm
Package Width
784mm
BEST
892mm

Packaging Content

Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
TM1240A TM1240A
Mounting Kit
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mounting kit
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
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