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Philips 49PUS6501 vs Samsung UE49KU6100

Philips 49PUS6501 vs Samsung UE49KU6100

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Philips 49PUS6501
Samsung UE49KU6100

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Reasons For

1 Reason For
23% faster high frequency rate Edit
The Philips 49PUS6501 has a high frequency rate of 1,800Hz. That's 400Hz faster than the Samsung UE49KU6100 (1,400Hz). Read more

The refresh rate is also known as the high frequency rate and it affects how smooth motion on the screen appears. The high frequency rate is the number of times that the image on the screen is refreshed per second. A TV with a high frequency rate of 30Hz refreshes the image on the screen once every 30 times every second. A TV with a high frequency rate of 60Hz would refresh the image on the screen 60 times every second which means that action scenes would appear smoother.

The high frequency rate is also known as the refresh rate and it affects how smooth motion on the screen appears. Action will appear smoother on TVs with a higher frequency rate.

4 Reasons For
Cheaper by £11
The Samsung UE49KU6100 is £10.97 cheaper than the Philips 49PUS6501.
22 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £16.03
Over five years the Samsung UE49KU6100 only costs £144.44 to run however the Philips 49PUS6501 costs £160.47 to run (11% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Samsung UE49KU6100 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", whereas the Philips 49PUS6501 has a rating of "B".

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
£11 more expensive
The Philips 49PUS6501 is more expensive than the Samsung UE49KU6100 by £10.97.
Less retailers
Only 4 shops sells the Philips 49PUS6501, whereas 26 retailers sell the Samsung UE49KU6100. 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.
Two months older
The Philips 49PUS6501 is older than the Samsung UE49KU6100 by two months.
More expensive to run over five years by 11%
Over five years the Philips 49PUS6501 costs £160.47 to run which is £16.03 more to run than the Samsung UE49KU6100. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is lower
The Philips 49PUS6501 has an energy efficiency rating of "B", however the Samsung UE49KU6100 has a rating of "A".
1 Reason Against
400Hz slower high frequency rate Edit
The Samsung UE49KU6100 is a 1,400Hz refresh rate TV, whereas the Philips 49PUS6501 is a 1,800Hz refresh rate TV (400Hz faster). Read more

The refresh rate is also known as the high frequency rate and it affects how smooth motion on the screen appears. The high frequency rate is the number of times that the image on the screen is refreshed per second. A TV with a high frequency rate of 30Hz refreshes the image on the screen once every 30 times every second. A TV with a high frequency rate of 60Hz would refresh the image on the screen 60 times every second which means that action scenes would appear smoother.

The high frequency rate is also known as the refresh rate and it affects how smooth motion on the screen appears. Action will appear smoother on TVs with a higher frequency rate.

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Date Released

13 months Ago 11 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 158.64
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 160.47
Purchase price £ 489.97
Total cost of ownership £ 650.44
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 142.61
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 144.44
Purchase price £ 479.00
Total cost of ownership £ 623.44
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.8T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
20
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.72T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.72 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
 3D
High Frequency Rate
1,800Hz
BEST
1,400Hz
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
1,800Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Display Brightness
400 cd/m² Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Video Mode
 2160p
 2160p
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1400
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
Screen Format Adjustments
 Zoom
 16:9
 Zoom
 16:9
Display Diagonal (metric)
123cm 123cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
Display Curvature Radius
Unknown - Click to provide data 3

Audio

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Audio Decoders
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Plus
Multiroom Audio Technology
 Samsung Multiroom Link
 Samsung Multiroom Link

Smart TV

Video On Demand (VOD)
 Video on demand (VOD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Interactive TV
 Interactive TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring
Lifestyle Apps
 Google Apps
 Samsung Billing
 Google Apps
 Samsung Billing
Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Video Apps
 YouTube
 YouTube
Internet TV
 Internet TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Timeshift
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Timeshift
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Operating System Version
5.1 Lollipop Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 Android
 Android
User Memory
16GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV) Version
 1.5
 1.5

Other Features

USB Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Box Dimensions (W X D X H)
1200 x 160 x 775 Unknown - Click to provide data
Dimming Type
Unknown - Click to provide data UHD

Design

Colour
 Silver
 Silver
Signal Strength Indication
 Signal strength indication
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
99W 89W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
144kWh 123kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 180W

Certificates

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

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
 Auto channel search
 Auto channel search
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Performance

Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
Video Formats Supported
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 VC-1
 WMV9
 AVC
 H.265
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 VC-1
 WMV9
 AVC
 H.265
Audio Formats Supported
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 JPG
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Recording
 USB recording
 USB recording
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
Subtitles
 Subtitles
 Subtitles
Ambient Lighting
 Ambient lighting
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Clean View Functionality
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Digital Clean View functionality
Processor Cores
4 4
Subtitle Formats Supported
 SUB
 SRT
 SMI
 TXT
 SUB
 SRT
 SMI
 TXT
Teletext
1,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Ambient Lighting Type
 2-sided lighting
 2-sided lighting
USB Cloning Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB cloning function
PurColor
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PurColor
Auto Depth Enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto Depth Enhancer

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand Included
 Desktop stand included
 Desktop stand included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Battery Type
AA Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data TM1240A
Cables Included
 AC
 Samsung Slim Gender
 AC
 Samsung Slim Gender
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Number of Batteries Supported
 Number of batteries supported
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting Interfaces
 400 x 200
 400 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 Standards
 802.11n
BEST
 802.11n
Wi-Fi Direct
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Browsing

Management Features

Picture Mute (for Radio)
 Picture mute (for radio)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Power Off System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off system
ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
Smart Modes
 Game
 Game
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Firmware Upgradeable
 Firmware upgradeable
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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
Unknown - Click to provide data 27
Firmware Upgradeable Via
 USB
 Network
 Auto upgrade wizard
 USB
 Network
 Auto upgrade wizard
Programming Period
8 day(s) Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
79mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
12kg
BEST
12.3kg
Package Weight
16kg
BEST
17.3kg
Weight With Stand
12.5kg
BEST
13.5kg
Depth (with Stand)
220mm
BEST
310.2mm
Height (with Stand)
693mm
BEST
701mm
Width (with Stand)
1,099mm
BEST
1,104.1mm
Height
643mm 639.9mm
Width
1,099mm 1,104.1mm
Package Height
775mm 721mm
BEST
Package Width
1,200mm
BEST
1,315mm

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Input for DVI
 Audio input for DVI
Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
Digital Audio Coaxial Out
 Digital audio coaxial out
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
1 1
SCART Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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 Port
3
BEST
2
HDMI Port
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)
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.3
RF Connector Type
 F
 C
 IEC
 F, IEC
 F
 C
 IEC
 F, IEC

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 35 Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

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