LG 55UH6150 vs Samsung UN55KU6290

LG 55UH6150
Samsung UN55KU6290

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Cheaper by $123
The LG 55UH6150 costs $122.98 less than the Samsung UN55KU6290.
8 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.
4 Reasons For
One more USB 2.0 ports quantity Edit
The Samsung UN55KU6290 has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys, however the LG 55UH6150 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.

A little lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UN55KU6290 has an annual energy consumption of 112kWh, but the LG 55UH6150 is a 114kWh annual energy consumption TV (2kWh 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.

19% lighter Edit
The Samsung UN55KU6290 has a weight of 15kg, however the LG 55UH6150 is a 17.8kg heavy TV (2.8kg 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.

$21.44 cheaper to run
Over five years the Samsung UN55KU6290 only costs $72.81 to run whereas the LG 55UH6150 costs $94.25 to run (29% more). Read more

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
One less USB 2.0 ports quantity Edit
The LG 55UH6150 is a one USB 2.0 ports quantity TV, whereas the Samsung UN55KU6290 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 little higher annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 55UH6150 has an annual energy consumption of 114kWh, however the Samsung UN55KU6290 is a 112kWh annual energy consumption TV (2kWh 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.

2.8kg heavier Edit
The LG 55UH6150 is a 17.8kg heavy TV, whereas the Samsung UN55KU6290 is a 15kg heavy TV (2.8kg 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.

$21.44 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs over five years of the LG 55UH6150 are $94.25 which is $21.44 more than the Samsung UN55KU6290. Show assumptions.
3 Reasons Against
More expensive by $123
The Samsung UN55KU6290 is $122.98 more expensive than the LG 55UH6150.
Not as many stockists
The Samsung UN55KU6290 is only stocked by 1 seller, however the LG 55UH6150 is stocked by 9 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
Older by four months
The Samsung UN55KU6290 is four months older than the LG 55UH6150.

Date Released

4 months Ago 8 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 92.89
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.36
Total running cost $ 94.25
Purchase price $ 675.01
Total cost of ownership $ 769.26
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 71.45
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.36
Total running cost $ 72.81
Purchase price $ 797.99
Total cost of ownership $ 870.80
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.63T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.63 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
16
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.49T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.49 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
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
LED Backlighting Type
 Edge-LED
 Edge-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
120Hz 120Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
Supported Video Modes
 2160p
 1080p
 720p
 480p
BEST
 2160p
 1080p
 720p
 480p
PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
1,200 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 LED
BEST
 LED
Display Diagonal (metric)
139cm 140cm
BEST
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
BEST
 3840 x 2160

TV Tuner

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

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Internet TV
 Internet TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Timeshift
 Timeshift
Unknown - Click to provide data
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Video On Demand (VOD) Support
 Video on Demand (VOD) support
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
My Home Screen
 My Home Screen
Unknown - Click to provide data

Audio

Audio System
Ultra surround Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Sound Modes
 News
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 News
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
RF Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RS-232 Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 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
1 2
BEST
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 (L,R) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11ac
BEST
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11ac
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Miracast
 Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
 Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

Firmware Upgradeable
 Firmware upgradeable
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 ENG
 FRE
 ESP
 ENG
 FRE
 ESP
Number of OSD Languages
4
BEST
3
Firmware Upgradeable Via
 USB
 USB

Performance

Audio Formats Supported
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 eAAC+
 HE-AAC
 EAC3
 apt-X
 HE-A
 AAC++
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 eAAC+
 HE-AAC
 EAC3
 apt-X
 HE-A
 AAC++
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Local Dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Local dimming
Processor Cores
4 4
Teletext
2,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Compression Formats
 MPEG
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 MPEG
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
USB Recording
 USB recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
Luminance
65% Unknown - Click to provide data
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces
 300 x 300
 300 x 300
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
78W 60W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
BEST
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
114kWh 112kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 110 - 230
 110 - 230
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 190W

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
56.7mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
17.8kg 15kg
BEST
Package Weight
22.2kg
BEST
22.3kg
Weight With Stand
17.8kg 16kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
237mm
BEST
309.8mm
Height (with Stand)
778mm 718.8mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
1,240mm
BEST
1,242mm
Height
722mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
1,240mm 1,242mm
Package Height
810mm
BEST
817.8mm
Package Width
1,330mm
BEST
1,485.9mm

Packaging Content

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

Technical Details

LED Backlight
 LED backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Codecs
AC3(Dolby Digital), EAC3, HE-AAC, AAC, MP2, MP3, PCM, DTS, DTS-HD, DTS Express, RA, WMA, apt-X Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Dimming Type
Unknown - Click to provide data UHD Dimming
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