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Samsung UE55KU6000 vs Sony KD-55SD8505

Samsung UE55KU6000 vs Sony KD-55SD8505

Samsung UE55KU6000

63

Overall Score

Samsung UE55KU6000

£100.00
£499.00
Our Verdict:
A relatively new and award winning 55" 4K TV
81
469 Reviews + 1 Award
64
Good Features
80
13 Months Old
28
£315 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
63
Good
55" 4K No No Jul 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
Sony KD-55SD8505

61

Overall Score

Sony KD-55SD8505

£899.89
Our Verdict:
A relatively new but only passable value for money 55" 4K television, great for playing games
59
Average
62
Good Features
76
16 Months Old
38
£183 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
61
Good
55" 4K No No Apr 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

Top Prices

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Xbite Games
SampleStardustStore
18 Prices from 18 Stores | £499.00-£845.15
Costco UK
Hughes
Electrical Experience
Crampton and Moore
11 Prices from 11 Stores | £899.89-£1,549.00

Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating
No reviews found
Average User Rating
No reviews found

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years
Electricity cost - switched on £ 312.47
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 314.30
Electricity cost - switched on £ 179.47
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 182.51
Energy Efficiency Class
No data No data
Environmental Impact
1.6T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.6 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
40
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.91T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.91 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
23
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Specification

Display

Display Diagonal 55" 55"
HD Type  4K  4K
High Frequency Rate 1,000Hz
BEST
Display Resolution  3840 x 2160  3840 x 2160
Motion Interpolation Frequency 120Hz
BEST
1,000Hz
Display Brightness
Horizontal Viewing Angle Unknown - Click to provide data 170°
LED Backlighting Type  Edge-LED  Edge-LED
Screen Shape  Flat  Flat
Motion Interpolation Technology  PQI (Picture Quality Index)  PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Supported Video Mode  2160p  1080p  720p  576i  576p  480i  480p  2160p  1080p  720p  576i  576p  480i  480p
Aspect Ratio  16  16
PQI (Picture Quality Index) Unknown - Click to provide data
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name  Mega Contrast  Mega Contrast
Display Refresh Rate Supported  60 Hz  50 Hz  30 Hz  25 Hz  24 Hz  60 Hz  50 Hz  30 Hz  25 Hz  24 Hz
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Display Technology  QLED  LED
BEST
 QLED  LED
Screen Format Adjustments  16:9  Zoom
BEST
 16:9  Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric) 138cm
BEST
138.8cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions  3840 x 2160  60  6  3840 x 2160  60  6
Viewing Angle, Vertical Unknown - Click to provide data 178°

Audio

RMS Rated Power 20W 20W
Loudspeaker 2 2
Audio System Unknown - Click to provide data
Sound Modes  Standard  Music  Movie  Sports  Standard  Music  Movie  Sports
Audio Decoders  Dolby Digital  DTS  Dolby Digital  DTS
Audio Decoding Technology  Dolby Digital Plus  Dolby Digital  Dolby Digital Pulse  Dolby Digital Plus  Dolby Digital  Dolby Digital Pulse
Multiroom Audio Technology  Samsung Multiroom Link  Samsung Multiroom Link
Speaker 2 2

Smart TV

Video App  Netflix  YouTube  Netflix  YouTube
BEST
Lifestyle Apps  Samsung Smart View  Samsung Billing  Samsung Smart Vi  Google Apps  Twitter  Google  Samsung Smart View  Samsung Billing  Samsung Smart Vi  Google Apps  Twitter  Google
BEST
News Apps  BBC  BBC
Operating System Installed  Tizen  Tizen
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV) Version  1.5  1.5

Other Features

Speakers Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Weight 22.3kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Dimming Type Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour  Black  Black
Peak Luminance Ratio Unknown - Click to provide data 77%

Power

Energy Efficiency Class  A  A
Power Consumption (typical) 111W
BEST
112W
Power Consumption (standby) 0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Power Consumption (average) 111W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption 154kWh
BEST
155kWh
AC Input Voltage  20-24  20-24
AC Input Frequency  50  50
Power Consumption (max) 195W 175W
BEST

TV Tuner

Tuner Type  Analog  Analog
Digital Signal Format System  DVB  DVB-T  DVB-T2  DVB-C  DVB-C2  DVB-S  DVB-S2  DVB  DVB-T  DVB-T2  DVB-C  DVB-C2  DVB-S  DVB-S2

Performance

Network Streaming Service  Netflix  YouTube  Netflix  YouTube
Video Formats Supported  H.265  H.265
Processor Cores 4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported File Systems  FAT16  FAT32  NTFS  FAT  FAT16  FAT32  NTFS  FAT
Google Application  YouTube  Google Play  Google+  YouTube  Google Play  Google+
Social Network Service  Twitter  Facebook  Twitter  Facebook

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
Cables Included  AC  AC

Management Features

Smart Modes  Cinema  Game  Custom  Graphics  Vivid  Standard  Sports  Photo  Animation  Cinema  Game  Custom  Graphics  Vivid  Standard  Sports  Photo  Animation
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages  DAN  DUT  GRE  EST  SLV  BUL  HEB  CZE  LAV  UKR  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  LIT  ITA  POL  POR  SWE  TUR  HUN  RUM  SRP  KAZ  CAT  MAC  BOS  EN  ES  FR  DAN  DUT  GRE  EST  SLV  BUL  HEB  CZE  LAV  UKR  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  LIT  ITA  POL  POR  SWE  TUR  HUN  RUM  SRP  KAZ  CAT  MAC  BOS  EN  ES  FR
Number of OSD Languages 27 30
BEST
Firmware Upgradeable Via  USB  USB

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness 63.2mm
BEST
84mm
Weight 15kg
BEST
21.4kg
Weight With Stand 16kg
BEST
24.7kg
Depth (with Stand) 310.5mm 262mm
BEST
Height (with Stand) 787.5mm 772mm
BEST
Width (with Stand) 1,242.6mm 1,238mm
BEST
Height 718.4mm 718mm
Width 1,242.6mm 1,238mm

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port 1 1
RF Port 2
BEST
1
SCART Port 1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in 1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in 1 1
USB 2.0 Port 2 3
BEST
HDMI Port 3 4
BEST
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)  Anynet+  Anynet+
VGA (D-Sub) Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
CardBus PCMCIA Slot Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) Out 1 1
Composite Video Out 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version 1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

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

Packaging Data

Package Weight 22.3kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height 819mm
BEST
873mm
Package Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 211mm
Package Width 1,458mm
BEST
1,561mm
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