Hisense H40M3300 vs Samsung UE40KU6400

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Hisense H40M3300
Samsung UE40KU6400

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Timeshift Edit
The Hisense H40M3300 has a timeshift, but the Samsung UE40KU6400 does not.
Four HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The Hisense H40M3300 has four HDMI ports quantitys, however the Samsung UE40KU6400 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.

Slightly lighter Edit
The Hisense H40M3300 is an 8.4kg heavy TV, whereas the Samsung UE40KU6400 is a 9.2kg heavy TV (800g heavier). 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 by £71
The Hisense H40M3300 costs £70.99 less than the Samsung UE40KU6400.
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Hisense H40M3300 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", however the Samsung UE40KU6400 has a rating of "A".
8 Reasons For
Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UE40KU6400 is a 20W RMS rated power TV. That's 6W higher than the Hisense H40M3300 (20W). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

6kWh lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE40KU6400 has an annual energy consumption of 86kWh, whereas the Hisense H40M3300 is a 92kWh annual energy consumption TV (6kWh higher). 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.

60% thinner Edit
The Samsung UE40KU6400 has a depth of 54.6mm. That's 32.4mm thinner than the Hisense H40M3300 (54.6mm). 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.

42 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.
Cheaper to run by £4.64
Over five years the Samsung UE40KU6400 is £4.64 cheaper to run than the Hisense H40M3300. Read more
Better selling
The Samsung UE40KU6400 ranks No. 5125 by number of sales, whereas the Hisense H40M3300 ranks No. 28236.
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Samsung UE40KU6400 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", whereas the Hisense H40M3300 has a rating of "A".
A little better user reviews
The average user review score of the Samsung UE40KU6400 is 90%, whereas the average rating of the Hisense H40M3300 is 88% (based on 100 reviews).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
43% lower RMS rated power Edit
The Hisense H40M3300 is a 14W RMS rated power TV. That's 6W lower than the Samsung UE40KU6400 (20W). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Moderately higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Hisense H40M3300 has an annual energy consumption of 92kWh, however the Samsung UE40KU6400 is an 86kWh annual energy consumption TV (6kWh 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.

Thicker Edit
Hisense H40M3300 is 87mm thick. That's 32.4mm thicker than the Samsung UE40KU6400 (54.6mm). 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.

Less retailers
The Hisense H40M3300 is only stocked by 7 sellers, whereas the Samsung UE40KU6400 is stocked by 49 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
£4.64 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs of the Hisense H40M3300 are £103.99 which is £4.64 more than the Samsung UE40KU6400 over five years. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The Hisense H40M3300 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 28236 by number of sales in our TVs, however the Samsung UE40KU6400 ranks No. 5125.
User review Rating is marginally Worse
The Hisense H40M3300's average user score is 88%, however the Samsung UE40KU6400's is 90% (based on 68 reviews).
5 Reasons Against
Does not have a timeshift Edit
The Samsung UE40KU6400 does not have a timeshift, but the Hisense H40M3300 has a timeshift.
Only three HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The Samsung UE40KU6400 is a three HDMI ports quantity TV, whereas the Hisense H40M3300 only has four 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.

800g heavier Edit
Samsung UE40KU6400 is 9.2kg heavy, but the Hisense H40M3300 is an 8.4kg heavy TV (800g 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 £71
The Samsung UE40KU6400 is £70.99 more expensive than the Hisense H40M3300.
Older by one month
The Samsung UE40KU6400 is one month older than the Hisense H40M3300.

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

8 months Ago 9 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 100.95
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 103.99
Purchase price £ 329.00
Total cost of ownership £ 432.99
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 99.35
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 99.35
Purchase price £ 399.99
Total cost of ownership £ 499.34
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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.
0.49T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.49 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
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
 4K Ultra HD
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
800Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 Smart Motion Rate (SMR)
 Smart Motion Rate (SMR)
Supported Video Modes
 2160p
 2160p
BEST
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1500
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
102cm
BEST
101cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto channel search
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
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Twin Tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Twin tuner

Smart TV

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

Audio

Equalizer
 Equalizer
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
14W 20W
BEST
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 MS10
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby MS10
 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)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
RF Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
SCART Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2 2
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
4
BEST
3
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Audio (L,R) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.3

Networking

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

Management Features

Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off
Number of OSD Languages
17 27
BEST
Hotel Mode
 Hotel mode
Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Optical Disc Player Type
 Not included
 Not included
Video Formats Supported
 MP4
 AVI
 FLV
 MOV
 MPEG
 MKV
 VOB
 TS
 WEBM
 MP4
 AVI
 FLV
 MOV
 MPEG
 MKV
 VOB
 TS
 WEBM
Audio Formats Supported
 FLAC
 MP2
 MP3
 MP4
 WMA
 FLAC
 MP2
 MP3
 MP4
 WMA
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 MPO
 WEBP
 PNS
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 MPO
 WEBP
 PNS
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Extended PVR
Local Dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Local dimming
Processor Cores
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Teletext
899 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Recording
 USB recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
Subtitles Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Subtitles function
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
USB Cloning
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB cloning

Design

LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

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

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
63W 62W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
Annual Energy Consumption
92kWh 86kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 120W

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
87mm 54.6mm
BEST
Weight
8.4kg
BEST
9.2kg
Package Weight
11kg
BEST
13.4kg
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 11.5kg
Depth (with Stand)
218mm
BEST
264.2mm
Height (with Stand)
581mm 578.9mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
917mm 905.7mm
BEST
Height
537mm 520.6mm
Width
917mm 905.7mm
Package Height
644mm 630mm
BEST
Package Width
1,025mm
BEST
1,050mm

Packaging Content

Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data TM1640A
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual

Technical Details

LED Backlight
 LED backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
Dolby Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 DTS

Other Features

Dimming Type
Unknown - Click to provide data UHD
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