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Samsung HG40EE590 vs Samsung UE40K5600

Samsung HG40EE590 vs Samsung UE40K5600

Samsung HG40EE590
Samsung UE40K5600

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Common interface (CI) slot Edit
The Samsung HG40EE590 has a common interface (CI) slot, whereas the Samsung UE40K5600 does not have a common interface (CI) slot. 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.

10 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 £8.24
Over five years the Samsung HG40EE590 is £8.24 cheaper to run than the Samsung UE40K5600. Read more
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Samsung HG40EE590 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", whereas the Samsung UE40K5600 has a rating of "A".
3 Reasons For
A lot thinner Edit
The Samsung UE40K5600 has a depth of 55.1mm, however the Samsung HG40EE590 is a 72.2mm thick TV (17.1mm 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.

£31 cheaper
The Samsung UE40K5600 is £31 cheaper than the Samsung HG40EE590.
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE40K5600 is "A", whereas the rating of the Samsung HG40EE590 is "A".

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
24% thicker Edit
The Samsung HG40EE590 has a depth of 72.2mm. That's 17.1mm thicker than the Samsung UE40K5600 (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.

More expensive by £31
The Samsung HG40EE590 is £31 more expensive than the Samsung UE40K5600.
3 Reasons Against
Fewer sellers
Only 5 stores sells the Samsung UE40K5600, but 15 retailers sell the Samsung HG40EE590. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this TV, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
Five months older
The Samsung UE40K5600 is older than the Samsung HG40EE590 by five months.
10% higher running costs over five years
The running costs of the Samsung UE40K5600 are £88.36 which is £8.24 more than the Samsung HG40EE590 over five years. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

10 months Ago 14 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 80.12
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 80.12
Purchase price £ 440.97
Total cost of ownership £ 521.09
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 86.53
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 88.36
Purchase price £ 409.97
Total cost of ownership £ 498.33
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.4T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
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
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D
 3D
 3D
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 400
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
Display Diagonal (metric)
100cm 101cm
BEST
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)

Audio

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

Smart TV

Screen Mirroring
 Screen mirroring
 Screen mirroring
Lifestyle Apps
 Samsung Smart View
 Samsung Smart View
Smart TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Smart TV
Internet TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Internet TV
Timeshift
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Timeshift
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Hospitality Home Menu
 Hospitality home menu
Unknown - Click to provide data
Welcome Messages
 Welcome messages
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

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

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
50W
BEST
54W
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
Annual Energy Consumption
69kWh
BEST
75kWh
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 95W
Energy Saving Mode
 Energy saving mode
Unknown - Click to provide data

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
Unknown - Click to provide data
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Local Dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Local dimming
Subtitles
 Subtitles
 Subtitles
Ambient Light Sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ambient light sensor
Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Extended PVR
Security Mode
 Security mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
BD Wise Plus
Unknown - Click to provide data
 BD Wise Plus
Channel List Copy Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Channel list copy function
Hospitality Plug & Play
 Hospitality Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Cloning Function
 USB cloning function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Software Clock
 Software clock
Unknown - Click to provide data
Clock Back Up Supply
 Clock back up supply
Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

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

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
Swivel Angle Range
90 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Multi Code Remote Control
 Multi code remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
Screwed Battery Cover
 Screwed battery cover
Unknown - Click to provide data
Power On Mode
 Power on mode
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
Wi-Fi Direct
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Browsing
H.Browser Compatibility
 H.Browser compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

Soundbar Connection Port
 Soundbar connection port
Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Power Off System
 Auto power off system
 Auto power off system
Hotel Mode
 Hotel mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Smart Modes
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
 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
Number of OSD Languages
27 27
My Channel Function
 My Channel function
Unknown - Click to provide data
LYNK REACH Version
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Logo Display With Time Out Setting (BMP/movie)
 Logo display with time out setting (BMP/movie)
Unknown - Click to provide data
LYNK REACH Server Compatibility
 LYNK REACH server compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data
LYNK SINC Server Compatibility
 LYNK SINC server compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data
Smoovie Compatibility
 Smoovie compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data
LYNK DRM
 LYNK DRM
Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Source Mode
 Auto source mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Music Mode Backlight On/off
 Music mode backlight on/off
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
72.2mm 55.1mm
BEST
Weight
7.7kg
BEST
8.6kg
Package Weight
12.8kg
BEST
112.4kg
Weight With Stand
10.6kg 9.6kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
226.5mm
BEST
250.7mm
Height (with Stand)
581.8mm
BEST
604mm
Width (with Stand)
922.7mm 917.6mm
BEST
Height
522.7mm 539.2mm
Width
922.7mm 917.6mm
Package Height
617mm
BEST
640mm
Package Width
1,133mm 1,055mm
BEST

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI) Slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
BEST
 Common interface (CI) slot
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
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
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Composite Video in
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
1 2
BEST
HDMI Port
2 3
BEST
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
RJ-12 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 1.3
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