LG 43UH620 vs Samsung UE43KU6400

LG 43UH620
Samsung UE43KU6400

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
26% lower annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 43UH620 is a 77kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 20kWh lower than the Samsung UE43KU6400 (97kWh). 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.

Lighter Edit
LG 43UH620 is 8.7kg heavy. That's 1.8kg lighter than the Samsung UE43KU6400 (10.5kg). 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 to run by £25.41
The LG 43UH620 is £25.41 cheaper to run than the Samsung UE43KU6400 over five years. Read more
More popular
The LG 43UH620 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 76982 by sales volume in our TVs, whereas the Samsung UE43KU6400 ranks No. 148481.
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 43UH620 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Samsung UE43KU6400 is "A".
4 Reasons For
One more USB 2.0 ports quantity Edit
The Samsung UE43KU6400 is a two USB 2.0 ports quantity TV, whereas the LG 43UH620 only has one USB 2.0 ports quantity. 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.

49% thinner Edit
Samsung UE43KU6400 is 54.9mm thick. That's 26.6mm thinner than the LG 43UH620 (54.9mm). 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.

Cheaper by £15
The Samsung UE43KU6400 costs £15.36 less than the LG 43UH620.
2 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.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Only one USB 2.0 ports quantity Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports quantitys on the LG 43UH620 is one, but the Samsung UE43KU6400 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.

A lot thicker Edit
The LG 43UH620 has a depth of 81.5mm, however the Samsung UE43KU6400 is a 54.9mm thick TV (26.6mm thinner). 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.

£15 more expensive
The LG 43UH620 is more expensive than the Samsung UE43KU6400 by £15.36.
Fewer sellers
Only 3 stores sells the LG 43UH620, but 5 stores sell the Samsung UE43KU6400. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this TV, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
Two months older
The LG 43UH620 is older than the Samsung UE43KU6400 by two months.
5 Reasons Against
21% higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE43KU6400 has an annual energy consumption of 97kWh, however the LG 43UH620 is a 77kWh annual energy consumption TV (20kWh 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.

1.8kg heavier Edit
The Samsung UE43KU6400 is a 10.5kg heavy TV, whereas the LG 43UH620 is an 8.7kg heavy TV (1.8kg 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.

Higher running costs over five years by £25.41
Over five years the Samsung UE43KU6400 costs £112.17 to run which is £25.41 more to run than the LG 43UH620. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The Samsung UE43KU6400 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 148481 by number of sales in our TVs, however the LG 43UH620 ranks No. 76982.
Lower energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE43KU6400 is "A", however the rating of the LG 43UH620 is "A+".

Average User Rating

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 84.93
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 86.76
Purchase price £ 445.35
Total cost of ownership £ 532.11
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 112.17
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 112.17
Purchase price £ 429.99
Total cost of ownership £ 542.16
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.43T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.43 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
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"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
3D
 3D
 3D
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Noise Reduction
 Noise reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
Supported Video Modes
 2160p
BEST
 2160p
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1500
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
1,200 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 4:3
 Zoom
 16:9
 4:3
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
108cm
BEST
103cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160

TV Tuner

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

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
Timeshift
 Timeshift
 Timeshift
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Operating System Version
3.0 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 Web OS
 Web OS
Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring

Audio

RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Sound Modes
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoding Technologies
 DTS-HD
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS-HD
 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+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
RF Ports Quantity
2 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 Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
HDMI Version
 2.0
BEST
 2.0
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
3 3
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 1.3

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11n
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11n
 IEEE 802.11ac
BEST
 802.11n
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11n
 IEEE 802.11ac
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Miracast
 Miracast
 Miracast
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
 Browsing
 Browsing

Management Features

Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Smart Modes
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Energy saving
 Standard
 Sports
 Photo
 Movie
 Soft
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Energy saving
 Standard
 Sports
 Photo
 Movie
 Soft
Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
ECO Mode
 ECO mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 27
Programming Period
8 day(s) Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 H.265
 H.265
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
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Processor Cores
4 4
Teletext
2,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Recording
 USB recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
Subtitles Function
 Subtitles function
 Subtitles function
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces
 200 x 200
 200 x 200
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
53W
BEST
70W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
BEST
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
77kWh
BEST
97kWh
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
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

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
81.5mm 54.9mm
BEST
Weight
8.7kg
BEST
10.5kg
Package Weight
11.8kg
BEST
15.5kg
Weight With Stand
9.6kg
BEST
12.7kg
Depth (with Stand)
207.4mm
BEST
262.9mm
Height (with Stand)
633mm 631.1mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
976mm 968.8mm
BEST
Height
583mm 564.8mm
Width
976mm 968.8mm
Package Height
660mm 646mm
BEST
Package Width
1,075mm
BEST
1,100mm

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
 Desktop stand
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
MR15R TM1640A
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Manual
 Manual
 Manual

Technical Details

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