Hisense LTDN55K720 vs Samsung UE55JU6500

Hisense LTDN55K720
Samsung UE55JU6500

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Reasons For

1 Reason For
One more RF ports quantity Edit
The Hisense LTDN55K720 has two RF ports quantitys, however the Samsung UE55JU6500 only has one RF ports quantity. Read more

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.

8 Reasons For
A lot faster motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Samsung UE55JU6500 has a motion interpolation frequency of 1,100Hz, but the Hisense LTDN55K720 is only an 800Hz motion interpolation frequency TV (300Hz slower). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source. Motion interpolation technology can sometimes create some unwanted side effects such glitches when the technology suddenly activates during an action scene. Most modern TVs will have an option to switch off the motion interpolation if it is not desired.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

One more USB 2.0 ports quantity Edit
The Samsung UE55JU6500 is a three USB 2.0 ports quantity TV, whereas the Hisense LTDN55K720 only has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

98.16kWh lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE55JU6500 has an annual energy consumption of 115kWh, however the Hisense LTDN55K720 is a 213.16kWh annual energy consumption TV (98.16kWh 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.

6.9kg lighter Edit
The Samsung UE55JU6500 is a 16.7kg heavy TV, whereas the Hisense LTDN55K720 is a 23.6kg heavy TV (6.9kg 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 UE55JU6500 costs £141.35 less than the Hisense LTDN55K720.
3 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
43% cheaper to run
Over five years the Samsung UE55JU6500 is £102.16 cheaper to run than the Hisense LTDN55K720. Read more
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Samsung UE55JU6500 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", however the Hisense LTDN55K720 has a rating of "A".

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
Slower motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Hisense LTDN55K720 is an 800Hz motion interpolation frequency TV. That's 300Hz slower than the Samsung UE55JU6500 (1,100Hz). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source. Motion interpolation technology can sometimes create some unwanted side effects such glitches when the technology suddenly activates during an action scene. Most modern TVs will have an option to switch off the motion interpolation if it is not desired.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Only two USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports quantitys on the Hisense LTDN55K720 is two, but the Samsung UE55JU6500 only has three USB 2.0 ports quantitys. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

47% higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Hisense LTDN55K720 is a 213.16kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 98.16kWh higher than the Samsung UE55JU6500 (115kWh). 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.

30% heavier Edit
Hisense LTDN55K720 is 23.6kg heavy. That's 6.9kg heavier than the Samsung UE55JU6500 (16.7kg). 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.

£141 more expensive
The Hisense LTDN55K720 is more expensive than the Samsung UE55JU6500 by £141.35.
Fewer sellers
Only 1 shop sell the Hisense LTDN55K720, but 4 retailers sell the Samsung UE55JU6500. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this TV, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
76% higher running costs over five years
The running costs over five years of the Hisense LTDN55K720 are £236.99 which is £102.16 more than the Samsung UE55JU6500. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is worse
The Hisense LTDN55K720 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", whereas the Samsung UE55JU6500 has a rating of "A+".
2 Reasons Against
Only one RF ports quantity Edit
The number of RF ports quantitys on the Samsung UE55JU6500 is one, but the Hisense LTDN55K720 only has two RF ports quantitys. Read more

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.

Older by six months
The Samsung UE55JU6500 is six months older than the Hisense LTDN55K720.

Date Released

16 months Ago 22 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 233.95
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 236.99
Purchase price £ 930.35
Total cost of ownership £ 1,167.34
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 133.00
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 134.83
Purchase price £ 789.00
Total cost of ownership £ 923.83
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

1.2T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.2 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
30
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.67T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.67 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
55" 55"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Motion Interpolation Frequency
800Hz 1,100Hz
BEST
Motion Interpolation Technology
 Smart Motion Rate (SMR)
 Smart Motion Rate (SMR)
Response Time
6.5ms Unknown - Click to provide data
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
BEST
Supported Video Modes
 2160p
 2160p
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1100
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 16:9
Display Diagonal (metric)
138cm 138cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
 Auto channel search
 Auto channel search
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Tuner Type
 Digital
 Digital
Number of Tuners
2 Unknown - Click to provide data

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)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Apps
 NetFlix
 NetFlix

Audio

Equalizer
 Equalizer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Dolby Technology
 MS10
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
 MS10
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technologies
 Dolby MS10
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby MS10
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 1
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
2
BEST
1
SCART Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2 3
BEST
USB 3.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
HDMI Version
 2.0
BEST
 2.0
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
4 4
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)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
MHL Version
 1.3
 1.3
BEST
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
WLAN-Ready
 WLAN-ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 802.11ac
 802.11a
BEST
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Direct
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
 Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

Sleep Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sleep timer
On/Off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/Off timer
Smart Modes
 Game
 Sports
 Game
 Sports
Firmware Upgradeable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Firmware upgradeable
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

Video Formats Supported
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 RM
 FLV
 ASF
 3GP
 MOV
 MPG
 MPEG
 MKV
 VOB
 H.265
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 RM
 FLV
 ASF
 3GP
 MOV
 MPG
 MPEG
 MKV
 VOB
 H.265
Audio Formats Supported
 FLAC
 MP2
 OGG
 WAV
 WMA
 MP3
 FLAC
 MP2
 OGG
 WAV
 WMA
 MP3
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
BD Wise
Unknown - Click to provide data
 BD Wise
24p Support
Unknown - Click to provide data
 24p support
Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Voice Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Voice control
Face Detection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Face detection
Motion Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Motion control
Processor Cores
4 4
Teletext
899 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Logical Channel Number (LCN)
 Logical Channel Number (LCN)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Channel List Copy Function
 Channel list copy function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Luminance
65% Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Built-In Camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in camera
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces
 400 x 400
 400 x 400
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
146W 83W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
213.16kWh 115kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 197W

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
23.6kg 16.7kg
BEST
Package Weight
30kg 24.1kg
BEST
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 19.1kg
Depth (with Stand)
232.5mm
BEST
283.3mm
Height (with Stand)
769.6mm 767.8mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
1,233.1mm
BEST
1,238.5mm
Height
715.6mm 720.3mm
Width
1,233.1mm 1,238.5mm
Package Height
840mm 840mm
Package Depth
237mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
1,362mm 1,340mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
 Desktop stand
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Battery Type
AAA Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Number of Batteries Supported
 Number of batteries supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card

Technical Details

LED Backlight
 LED backlight
 LED backlight
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