Samsung UE40KU6079 vs Samsung UE49KU6500
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Samsung UE40KU6079

84

Overall Score

84

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A very cheap and positively reviewed 40" 4K TV, with good features and very low running costs
90
Reviews
187 Reviews
90
Value for Money
Excellent
76
Features
Good Features
83
Age
1 Year Old
83
Running Costs
£77 Over 5 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent
40" 4K No 62.6mm Apr 2016 A
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 40"
HD Type 4K
OLED/QLED Technology No
Thickness 62.6mm
Release Date Apr 2016
Energy Efficiency A
Samsung UE49KU6500

85

Overall Score

85

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An award winning and new 49" 4K television, with low running costs and a reasonable price
91
Reviews
63 Reviews + 1 Award
82
Value for Money
Very Good
78
Features
Good Features
93
Age
5 Months Old
73
Running Costs
£110 Over 5 Years
85
Overall Score
Excellent
49" 4K No No Sep 2017 A
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 49"
HD Type 4K
OLED/QLED Technology No
3D No
Release Date Sep 2017
Energy Efficiency A
Samsung UE40KU6079

84

Overall Score

84

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A very cheap and positively reviewed 40" 4K TV, with good features and very low running costs
90
Reviews
187 Reviews
90
Value for Money
Excellent
76
Features
Good Features
83
Age
1 Year Old
83
Running Costs
£77 Over 5 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent
40" 4K No 62.6mm Apr 2016 A
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 40"
HD Type 4K
OLED/QLED Technology No
Thickness 62.6mm
Release Date Apr 2016
Energy Efficiency A
Samsung UE49KU6500

85

Overall Score

85

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An award winning and new 49" 4K television, with low running costs and a reasonable price
91
Reviews
63 Reviews + 1 Award
82
Value for Money
Very Good
78
Features
Good Features
93
Age
5 Months Old
73
Running Costs
£110 Over 5 Years
85
Overall Score
Excellent
49" 4K No No Sep 2017 A
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 49"
HD Type 4K
OLED/QLED Technology No
3D No
Release Date Sep 2017
Energy Efficiency A

Top Prices

Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500
Amazon UK
Samsung UE40KU6079UXZG 40inch Ultra HD 4K Smart TV [EU model, UK power lead]
£499.00
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eBay
Samsung UE40KU6079UXZG 40inch Ultra HD 4K Smart TV HDMI LED UHD (Brand new, unopened)
£609.29
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tandemgoods
Samsung UE40KU6079UXZG 40inch Ultra HD 4K Smart TV [EU model, UK power lead] (Brand new, unopened) - on
£620.03
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EDHMedia
Samsung UE40KU6079UXZG 40inch Ultra HD 4K Smart TV [EU model, UK power lead] (Brand new, unopened) - on
£674.54
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4 Prices from 4 Stores | £499.00-£674.54
RGB Direct
£549.00
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Crampton and Moore
Samsung UE49KU6500 49inch UHD Curved Smart TV
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£579.00
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£649.99
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Atlantic Electrics Ltd
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Reliant Direct
£849.00
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Televisions Samsung UE49KU6500 49" Curved Smart UHD-4K FreeviewHD 1600-PQI
£869.00
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Reasons For

Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500
3 Reasons For
£50 Cheaper
The Samsung UE40KU6079 costs £50 less than the Samsung UE49KU6500.
30% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The Samsung UE40KU6079 is £32 cheaper to run than the Samsung UE49KU6500 over five years.
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Expert Reviews Are a Bit Better
Based on 3 reviews, the average expert review score of the Samsung UE40KU6079 is 75%, however the average rating of the Samsung UE49KU6500 is 74% (based on 8 reviews).
4 Reasons For
9" Larger Display Diagonal
The Samsung UE49KU6500 has a display diagonal of 49", whereas the Samsung UE40KU6079 is only a 40" TV (9" smaller).

‘Display Diagonal’ is the measure of the size of the TV screen from top-left to bottom-right corner, excluding any frame or border.

One of the most important considerations when choosing the right screen size for your TV is the typical distance from which you will be viewing the screen. TVs with a bigger display diagonal allow you to make the most of HD content and are great for watching movies. A good rule of thumb is to multiply the display diagonal by 2.5 to determine the viewing distance. So a 40 inch TV is best viewed from 100 inches away, which is equivalent to 8.3 feet or 2.54m. For home cinema setups and a truly immersive experience this ratio can be reduced to 1.2. This will give a screen size that fills 40 degrees of the viewer's field of vision. So if you viewing from a distance of 6ft (72 inches) you would need a TV display diagonal of 60 inches.

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Timeshift
The Samsung UE49KU6500 supports timeshift, but the Samsung UE40KU6079 does not support timeshift.

'Timeshifting' on a TV is the ability to record movies and programs to be viewed or listened to after the live broadcast.

TVs with timeshifting abilities mean that you don't have to watch programs when they are first broadcast - you can record them and watch them at your leisure.

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More 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.
Better User Reviews
Based on 19 user reviews, the Samsung UE49KU6500 has an average review score of 94%, however the Samsung UE40KU6079 has an average rating of 89% (based on 78 reviews).

Reviews & Awards

Awards

Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500
No awards found
1 Award
conowego.pl: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

The Samsung UE40KU6079 has better expert reviews than the Samsung UE49KU6500. The average expert reviews score for the Samsung UE40KU6079 is 75% based on 3 reviews, where as the average score for the Samsung UE49KU6500 is 74% based on 8 reviews.
Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500
Best
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
3 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
3 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The Samsung UE49KU6500 has better user reviews than the Samsung UE40KU6079. The average user reviews score for the Samsung UE49KU6500 is 94% based on 19 reviews, where as the average score for the Samsung UE40KU6079 is 89% based on 78 reviews.
Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500
5 stars
58 reviews
4 stars
8 reviews
3 stars
5 reviews
2 stars
4 reviews
1 star
3 reviews
Best
5 stars
16 reviews
4 stars
2 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
1 review

Date Released

Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500
22 months old 5 months old Best

Key Features

Display Diagonal

‘Display Diagonal’ is the measure of the size of the TV screen from top-left to bottom-right corner, excluding any frame or border.

One of the most important considerations when choosing the right screen size for your TV is the typical distance from which you will be viewing the screen. TVs with a bigger display diagonal allow you to make the most of HD content and are great for watching movies. A good rule of thumb is to multiply the display diagonal by 2.5 to determine the viewing distance. So a 40 inch TV is best viewed from 100 inches away, which is equivalent to 8.3 feet or 2.54m. For home cinema setups and a truly immersive experience this ratio can be reduced to 1.2. This will give a screen size that fills 40 degrees of the viewer's field of vision. So if you viewing from a distance of 6ft (72 inches) you would need a TV display diagonal of 60 inches.

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500

Running Costs Over 5 Years

TV running costs calculated based on an average of 5 hours of use per day. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the TV and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving TVs.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these TVs for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Samsung UE40KU6079
Samsung
UE40KU6079
10 trees 0.38 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Samsung UE49KU6500
Samsung
UE49KU6500
14 trees 0.55 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Display Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500
Display Diagonal 40" 49"
BEST
HD Type
4K
 4K
4K
 4K
High Frequency Rate
Display Resolution
3840 x 2160 (4K)
 3840 x 2160 (4K)
3840 x 2160 (4K)
 3840 x 2160 (4K)
Motion Interpolation Frequency 120Hz
BEST
Display Brightness
Supported Video Mode
2160p
 2160p
2160p
 2160p
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Display Technology
QLED LED
 QLED
 LED
QLED LED
 QLED
 LED
Screen Format Adjustments
16:9
 16:9
16:9
 16:9
Display Diagonal (metric) 101cm 123cm
BEST
Supported Graphics Resolutions
3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
Display Curvature Radius Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Curvature Unknown - Click to provide data 3,000mm
 
 
 
Audio Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500
RMS Rated Power 20W 20W
Loudspeaker 2 2
Speaker 2 2
 
 
 
Smart TV Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500
Lifestyle Apps
Samsung Smart View Samsung Billing
Samsung Smart Vi
 Samsung Smart View
 Samsung Billing
 Samsung Smart Vi
Samsung Smart View Samsung Billing
Samsung Smart Vi
 Samsung Smart View
 Samsung Billing
 Samsung Smart Vi
 
 
 
Other Features Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500
Package Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 21.4kg
 
 
 
Power Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500
Energy Efficiency Class
A
 A
A
 A
Power Consumption (typical) 62W
BEST
89W
Power Consumption (standby) 0.3W 0.3W
Annual Energy Consumption 86kWh 123kWh
BEST
Maximum Power Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data 155W
 
 
 
TV Tuner Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500
Tuner Type
Analog
 Analog
Analog
 Analog
 
 
 
Performance Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500
Video Formats Supported
MP4 WMV
DIVX MPEG
MPEG1 MPEG2
MPEG4 H.264
MKV TS
VP6 VP8
H.265 MVC
VP9 ASP
 MP4
 WMV
 DIVX
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 TS
 VP6
 VP8
 H.265
 MVC
 VP9
 ASP
MP4 WMV
DIVX MPEG
MPEG1 MPEG2
MPEG4 H.264
MKV TS
VP6 VP8
H.265 MVC
VP9 ASP
 MP4
 WMV
 DIVX
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 TS
 VP6
 VP8
 H.265
 MVC
 VP9
 ASP
Audio Formats Supported
AIFF FLAC
MIDI MP3
WAV WMA
MID ALAC
AAC++
 AIFF
 FLAC
 MIDI
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 MID
 ALAC
 AAC++
AIFF FLAC
MIDI MP3
WAV WMA
MID ALAC
AAC++
 AIFF
 FLAC
 MIDI
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 MID
 ALAC
 AAC++
Image Formats Supported
JPG
 JPG
JPG
 JPG
Processor Cores 4 4
 
 
 
Packaging Content Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500
Remote Control Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
AC SCART
Samsung Slim Gender
 AC
 SCART
 Samsung Slim Gender
AC SCART
Samsung Slim Gender
 AC
 SCART
 Samsung Slim Gender
 
 
 
Management Features Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500
Smart Modes
Cinema
 Cinema
Cinema
 Cinema
Number of OSD Languages Unknown - Click to provide data 27
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500
Thickness 62.6mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight 7.7kg 13.9kg
BEST
Weight With Stand 8.6kg 16.5kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand) 288.1mm
BEST
296.2mm
Height (with Stand) 596.5mm 698.5mm
Width (with Stand) 917.7mm 1,096.3mm
BEST
Height 535.7mm 639.4mm
Width 917.7mm 965.2mm
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port 1 1
RF Port 2 2
Digital Audio Optical Out 1 1
Composite Video in 1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in 1 1
USB 2.0 Port 2 2
HDMI Port 3 3
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version 1.3 1.3
 
 
 
Technical Details Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500
RF Input Unknown - Click to provide data 2
 
 
 
Packaging Data Samsung UE40KU6079 Samsung UE49KU6500
Package Weight 10.4kg
BEST
21.4kg
Package Height 623mm
BEST
800mm
Package Width 1,165mm
BEST
1,330mm

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