LG 49UH650 vs Samsung UE49KU6470

LG 49UH650
Samsung UE49KU6470

Top Prices

Argos
Checked 12 hours ago
Standard delivery: £3.95
In stock
Ebuyer
Checked 16 hours ago
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (31 available)
Pacetech
Checked 14 hours ago
Delivery unknown
eBay
Checked 14 hours ago
PC World
Checked 4 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock (10 available)
Currys
Checked 6 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock (10 available)

Reasons For

4 Reasons For
49% lower annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 49UH650 is an 83kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 40kWh lower than the Samsung UE49KU6470 (123kWh). 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.

Lighter Edit
LG 49UH650 is 12kg heavy. That's 2.4kg lighter than the Samsung UE49KU6470 (14.4kg). 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.

Cheaper to run by £49.44
The LG 49UH650 is £49.44 cheaper to run than the Samsung UE49KU6470 over five years. Read more
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 49UH650 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Samsung UE49KU6470 is "A".
5 Reasons For
Common interface (CI) Edit
The Samsung UE49KU6470 has a common interface (CI), whereas the LG 49UH650 does not have a common interface (CI). Read more

A common interface slot provides compatibility with pay-per-view cards.

A common interface slot allows you to install pay per view cards. For example Sky TV sell pay per cards for watching football and boxing and WWE Network sell cards for watching wrestling.

PC in (D-Sub) Edit
The Samsung UE49KU6470 has a PC in (D-Sub), whereas the LG 49UH650 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.

40% thinner Edit
The Samsung UE49KU6470 has a depth of 55.2mm. That's 22mm thinner than the LG 49UH650 (55.2mm). 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 £59
The Samsung UE49KU6470 is £59 cheaper than the LG 49UH650.
1 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Does not have a common interface (CI) Edit
The LG 49UH650 does not have a common interface (CI), however the Samsung UE49KU6470 does. Read more

A common interface slot provides compatibility with pay-per-view cards.

A common interface slot allows you to install pay per view cards. For example Sky TV sell pay per cards for watching football and boxing and WWE Network sell cards for watching wrestling.

Does not have a PC in (D-Sub) Edit
The LG 49UH650 does not have a PC in (D-Sub), however the Samsung UE49KU6470 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.

A lot thicker Edit
The LG 49UH650 has a depth of 77.2mm, however the Samsung UE49KU6470 is a 55.2mm thick TV (22mm 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.

£59 more expensive
The LG 49UH650 is more expensive than the Samsung UE49KU6470 by £59.
Fewer sellers
Only 3 stores sells the LG 49UH650, but 4 sellers sell the Samsung UE49KU6470. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this TV, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
5 Reasons Against
40kWh higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE49KU6470 has an annual energy consumption of 123kWh, whereas the LG 49UH650 is an 83kWh annual energy consumption TV (40kWh 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.

Heavier Edit
Samsung UE49KU6470 is 14.4kg heavy, but the LG 49UH650 is a 12kg heavy TV (2.4kg 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.

Older by one month
The Samsung UE49KU6470 is one month older than the LG 49UH650.
Higher running costs over five years by £49.44
Over five years the Samsung UE49KU6470 costs £142.61 to run which is £49.44 more to run than the LG 49UH650. Show assumptions.
Worse energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE49KU6470 is "A", whereas the rating of the LG 49UH650 is "A+".

Date Released

10 months Ago 11 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 91.34
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 93.17
Purchase price £ 499.00
Total cost of ownership £ 592.17
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 142.61
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 142.61
Purchase price £ 440.00
Total cost of ownership £ 582.61
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.46T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.46 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.71T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.71 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
49" 49"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
High Frequency Rate
100Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
1,200Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Reduction
 Noise reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
Supported Video Modes
 2160p
BEST
 2160p
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1500
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
1,200 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Refresh Rates Supported
 60 Hz
 30 Hz
BEST
 60 Hz
 30 Hz
Colour Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 10
Display Technology
 LED
BEST
 LED
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 4:3
 Zoom
 16:9
 4:3
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
123cm 123cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
BEST
 3840 x 2160

TV Tuner

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
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Triple Tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Triple tuner

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
Timeshift
 Timeshift
 Timeshift
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Operating System Version
3.0 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 Web OS
 Web OS
Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring

Audio

RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Sound Modes
 News
 Standard
 Music
 Sports
 Game
 News
 Standard
 Music
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoders
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 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)
BEST
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
RF Ports Quantity
2 2
SCART Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RS-232 Ports
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
Composite Video in
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2 2
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Version
 2.0
BEST
 2.0
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
BEST
HDMI Ports Quantity
3 3
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
Audio (L,R) in
1 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 1.3

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
WLAN-Ready
 WLAN-ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11ac
 802.11a
BEST
 802.11ac
 802.11a
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Miracast
 Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
 Browsing
 Browsing

Management Features

Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/Off Timer
 On/Off timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Smart Modes
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Energy saving
 Sports
 Photo
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Energy saving
 Sports
 Photo
Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Auto Power Off
 Auto power off
 Auto power off
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 27

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 M-JPEG
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 VC-1
 XVID
 VP8
 RV
 AVC
 H.265
 VP9
 M-JPEG
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 VC-1
 XVID
 VP8
 RV
 AVC
 H.265
 VP9
Audio Formats Supported
 AMR
 MP3
 WMA
 LPCM
 PCM
 ADPCM
 AMR-WB
 AMR-NB
 AAC HE
 AMR
 MP3
 WMA
 LPCM
 PCM
 ADPCM
 AMR-WB
 AMR-NB
 AAC HE
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Parental Control
 Parental control
Unknown - Click to provide data
Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
24p Support
 24p support
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Video Recorder (DVR)
 Digital Video Recorder (DVR)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Extended PVR
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Ambient Light Sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ambient light sensor
Clock Function
 Clock function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Cores
4 4
Teletext
2,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Compression Formats
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 Xvid
 VP8
 H.265
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 Xvid
 VP8
 H.265
Subtitles Function
 Subtitles function
 Subtitles function
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

Design

Colour of Product
 Silver
 Silver
Peak Luminance Ratio
65% Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces
 300 x 300
 300 x 300
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
57W
BEST
89W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
BEST
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
83kWh
BEST
123kWh
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 155W

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
RoHS Compliance
 RoHS compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data
Green (Eco) Compliant
 Green (Eco) compliant
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
77.2mm 55.2mm
BEST
Weight
12kg
BEST
14.4kg
Package Weight
15.8kg
BEST
21.8kg
Weight With Stand
12.3kg
BEST
16.5kg
Depth (with Stand)
216mm
BEST
334.2mm
Height (with Stand)
701mm
BEST
712.2mm
Width (with Stand)
1,106mm 1,101.4mm
BEST
Height
646mm 639.7mm
Width
1,106mm 1,101.4mm
Package Height
775mm 733mm
BEST
Package Width
1,197mm
BEST
1,275mm

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Desktop stand
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data TM1680A
Mounting Kit
 Mounting kit
 Mounting kit
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Manual
 Manual
 Manual

Technical Details

LED Backlight
 LED backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
RF Input
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Save Mode
 Power save mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Codecs
WMA, MPEG-1 Layer I, II, MPEG-1 Layer III (MP3), Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, PCM, LPCM, DVD-LPCM, ADPCM, DTS, AAC, HE-AAC AAC LC, AMR-NB, AMR-WB Unknown - Click to provide data
Feedback