Samsung UE43KU6000 vs Samsung UE43KU6079 vs Samsung UE43KU6500

Samsung UE43KU6000
Samsung UE43KU6079
Samsung UE43KU6500

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
44% thinner Edit
Samsung UE43KU6000 is 62.6mm thick, and so does the Samsung UE43KU6079. That's 27.4mm thinner than the Samsung UE43KU6500 (90mm). 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.

1.5kg lighter Edit
The Samsung UE43KU6000 is an 8.8kg heavy TV (as does the Samsung UE43KU6079), whereas the Samsung UE43KU6500 is a 10.3kg heavy TV (1.5kg 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 £141
The Samsung UE43KU6000 costs £182.65 less than the Samsung UE43KU6079 and costs £140.95 less than the Samsung UE43KU6500.
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Samsung UE43KU6000 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", however the Samsung UE43KU6079 has a rating of "A" and the Samsung UE43KU6500 has a rating of "A".
5 Reasons For
One more RF ports quantity Edit
The Samsung UE43KU6079 is a two RF ports quantity TV, whereas the Samsung UE43KU6000 only has one RF ports quantity. Read more

We do not know the number of RF ports quantitys on the Samsung UE43KU6500. It is possible that it does not have any RF ports quantitys.

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.

27.4mm thinner Edit
The Samsung UE43KU6079 is a 62.6mm thick TV (as does the Samsung UE43KU6000), whereas the Samsung UE43KU6500 is a 90mm thick TV (27.4mm 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.

18% lighter Edit
The Samsung UE43KU6079 has a weight of 8.8kg, and so does the Samsung UE43KU6000. That's 1.5kg lighter than the Samsung UE43KU6500 (10.3kg). 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 popular
The Samsung UE43KU6079 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 22870 by sales volume in our TVs, but the Samsung UE43KU6000 ranks No. 55749 and the Samsung UE43KU6500 ranks No. 101032.
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE43KU6079 is "A", but the rating of the Samsung UE43KU6000 is "A" and the rating of the Samsung UE43KU6500 is "A".
3 Reasons For
18 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
2% cheaper to run
Over five years the Samsung UE43KU6500 only costs £112.17 to run but the Samsung UE43KU6000 costs £114.00 to run (2% more) and the Samsung UE43KU6079 costs £114.00 to run (2% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Samsung UE43KU6500 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", however the Samsung UE43KU6000 has a rating of "A" and the Samsung UE43KU6079 has a rating of "A".

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Only one RF ports quantity Edit
The number of RF ports quantitys on the Samsung UE43KU6000 is one, but the Samsung UE43KU6079 only has two RF ports quantitys. Read more

We do not know the number of RF ports quantitys on the Samsung UE43KU6500. It is possible that it does not have any RF ports quantitys.

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.

Less retailers
The Samsung UE43KU6000 is only stocked by 4 shops, whereas the Samsung UE43KU6500 is stocked by 20 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
Older by one month
The Samsung UE43KU6000 is one month older than the Samsung UE43KU6500. The Samsung UE43KU6000 is the same age as the Samsung UE43KU6079.
Higher running costs over five years by £1.83
Over five years the running costs of the Samsung UE43KU6000 are £114.00 which is £1.83 more than the Samsung UE43KU6500. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The Samsung UE43KU6000 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 55749 by number of sales in our TVs, however the Samsung UE43KU6079 ranks No. 22870.
4 Reasons Against
£183 more expensive
The Samsung UE43KU6079 is more expensive than the Samsung UE43KU6000 by £182.65 and more expensive than the Samsung UE43KU6500 by £41.70.
Not as many stockists
Only 2 stores sells the Samsung UE43KU6079, however 4 shops sell the Samsung UE43KU6000 and 20 sellers sell the Samsung UE43KU6500. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
One month older
The Samsung UE43KU6079 is older than the Samsung UE43KU6500 by one month. The Samsung UE43KU6079 is the same age as the Samsung UE43KU6000.
More expensive to run over five years by 2%
The running costs of the Samsung UE43KU6079 are £114.00 which is £1.83 more than the Samsung UE43KU6500 over five years. Show assumptions.
4 Reasons Against
Thicker Edit
Samsung UE43KU6500 is 90mm thick. That's 27.4mm thicker than the Samsung UE43KU6000 and the Samsung UE43KU6079 (90mm). 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.

1.5kg heavier Edit
The Samsung UE43KU6500 is a 10.3kg heavy TV, whereas the Samsung UE43KU6000 and the Samsung UE43KU6079 are both 8.8kg heavy TVs (1.5kg 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 £141
The Samsung UE43KU6500 is £140.95 more expensive than the Samsung UE43KU6000.
Less popular
The Samsung UE43KU6500 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 101032 by number of sales in our TVs, however the Samsung UE43KU6000 ranks No. 55749 and the Samsung UE43KU6079 ranks No. 22870.

Average Expert Rating

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 112.17
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 114.00
Purchase price £ 359.00
Total cost of ownership £ 473.00
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 112.17
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 114.00
Purchase price £ 541.65
Total cost of ownership £ 655.65
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 112.17
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 112.17
Purchase price £ 499.95
Total cost of ownership £ 612.12
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.57T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.57 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.57T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.57 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.56T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.56 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
43" 43" 43"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
100Hz Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Supported Video Modes
 2160p
BEST
 2160p
 2160p
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
1300 1300 1600
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
 LED
BEST
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 16:9
 16:9
Display Diagonal (metric)
108cm 108cm 108cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
BEST
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
 Auto channel search
 Auto channel search
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
 Analog

Smart TV

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

Audio

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

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1 1
RF Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2 2 2
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
3 3 3
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data 1.3

Networking

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

Management Features

Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Auto Power Off
 Auto power off
 Auto power off
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 SER
 CZE
 NOR
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 SLK
 ESP
 SWE
 HUN
 RUM
 CRO
 LAT
 MAC
 BOS
 ALB
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 SER
 CZE
 NOR
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 SLK
 ESP
 SWE
 HUN
 RUM
 CRO
 LAT
 MAC
 BOS
 ALB
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 SER
 CZE
 NOR
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 SLK
 ESP
 SWE
 HUN
 RUM
 CRO
 LAT
 MAC
 BOS
 ALB
Number of OSD Languages
27 Unknown - Click to provide data 27

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 AVI
 ASF
 MP4
 WMV
 FLV
 3GP
 MOV
 DIVX
 MPG
 MPEG
 H.264
 MKV
 VOB
 M2TS
 TP
 TRP
 TS
 MTS
 M2T
 WEBM
 H.265
 VRO
 SVI
 DIVX WEBM
 AVI
 ASF
 MP4
 WMV
 FLV
 3GP
 MOV
 DIVX
 MPG
 MPEG
 H.264
 MKV
 VOB
 M2TS
 TP
 TRP
 TS
 MTS
 M2T
 WEBM
 H.265
 VRO
 SVI
 DIVX WEBM
 AVI
 ASF
 MP4
 WMV
 FLV
 3GP
 MOV
 DIVX
 MPG
 MPEG
 H.264
 MKV
 VOB
 M2TS
 TP
 TRP
 TS
 MTS
 M2T
 WEBM
 H.265
 VRO
 SVI
 DIVX WEBM
Audio Formats Supported
 MP3
 AIFF
 APE
 FLAC
 MIDI
 M4A
 OGG
 WAV
 WMA
 MPA
 MID
 MP3
 AIFF
 APE
 FLAC
 MIDI
 M4A
 OGG
 WAV
 WMA
 MPA
 MID
 MP3
 AIFF
 APE
 FLAC
 MIDI
 M4A
 OGG
 WAV
 WMA
 MPA
 MID
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 JPG
 JPG
Teletext Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Local Dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Processor Cores
4 4 4

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

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

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
70W 70W 70W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W 0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
 A
Annual Energy Consumption
97kWh 97kWh 97kWh
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
135W Unknown - Click to provide data 135W

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
62.6mm
BEST
62.6mm
BEST
90mm
Weight
8.8kg
BEST
8.8kg
BEST
10.3kg
Package Weight
10.6kg
BEST
10.6kg
BEST
15.8kg
Weight With Stand
9.7kg
BEST
9.7kg
BEST
12.6kg
Depth (with Stand)
288.1mm 288.1mm 264.2mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
637mm 637mm 622mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
975.8mm 975.8mm 965.2mm
BEST
Height
569mm 569mm 565.1mm
Width
975.8mm 975.8mm 965.2mm
Package Height
656mm 656mm 648mm
BEST
Package Width
1,205mm 1,205mm 1,110mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Desktop stand
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
TM1240A Unknown - Click to provide data TM1640A
Cables Included
 AC
 LAN (RJ-45)
 AC
 LAN (RJ-45)
 AC
 LAN (RJ-45)
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

RF Input
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Dolby Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
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