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Samsung UE40KU6400 40″ vs Sony KDL40WD653BU 40″ TV Comparison

//Samsung UE40KU6400 40″ vs Sony KDL40WD653BU 40″ TV Comparison

Samsung UE40KU6400 40″ vs Sony KDL40WD653BU 40″ TV Comparison

Samsung UE40KU6400 40″ vs Sony KDL40WD653BU 40″ TV Comparison

Thanks for stopping by to read our review and product comparison of the Samsung UE40KU6400 and the Sony KDL40WD653BU which are available from at the best price from Currys at just £449 and £329.

Samsung UE40KU6400 40

Samsung UE40KU6400 40″
Sony KDL40WD653BU 40

Sony KDL40WD653BU 40″
Brand

Samsung

Sony

Key Features
  • 4k Ultra HD picture is up to 4 times the resolution of HD
  • HDR displays brighter colours and greater contrast
  • Access 4k content on Netflix & Amazon Prime
  • Tuner: Freeview HD & Freesat HD
  • Connectivity: HDMI x 3
  • Full HD 1080p
  • Tuner: Freeview HD
  • Connectivity: HDMI x 2
  • Colour

    Silver

    Screen Type

    LED bottomlit

    LED backlit

    Screen Size

    40″

    40″

    Resolution

    3840 x 2160

    1920 x 1080

    Motion Rate

    N/A

    N/A

    Connections

    – HDMI x 3 – USB 2.0 x 2

    – HDMI x 2 (ARC compatible x 1) – SCART x 1 – SVGA (via HDMI) x 1 – USB 2.0 x 2

    TV Tuner

    tbc

    DVB-T2 Freeview HD Tuner

    Programme Guide

    Yes

    7-day EPG

    Speakers

    N/A

    2

    Audio Power

    20 W

    10 W

    Sound Enhancement

    Dolby Digital Plus

    tbc

    Other Features

    Eco Sensor

    tbc

    Energy Rating

    A

    A+

    On Mode Power Consumption

    62 W

    48 W

    Annual Power Consumption

    86 kWh

    70 kWh

    Box Content

    – Samsung UE40KU6400 Smart 4K Ultra HD HDR 40″ LED TV – Remote control – Battery for remote – AC power cable – E-manual – Instruction manual

    – Sony BRAVIA KDL40WD653BU Smart 40″ LED TV – Standard remote control – User manual – AC power cable – AAA batteries x 2 – Quick set up guide

    Dimensions

    – Unboxed: 520.6 x 905.7 x 54.6 mm (H x W x D) – Unboxed with stand: 578.9 x 905.7 x 264.2 mm (H x W x D) – Boxed: 630 x 1050 x 132 mm (H x W x D)

    – Unboxed: 549 x 924 x 66 mm (H x W x D) – Unboxed with stand: 589 x 924 x 212 mm (H x W x D) – Boxed: 658 x 1015 x 161 mm (H x W x D)

    Weight

    – Unboxed: 9.1 kg – Unboxed with stand: 11.4 kg – Boxed: 13.2 kg

    – Unboxed: 7.7 kg – Unboxed with stand: 8.1 kg – Boxed: 11 kg

    Guarantee

    1 year

    1 year

    Brightness

    N/A

    N/A

    Review Score

    9.0 out of 10

    8.3 out of 10

    Price

    £449.00

    £329.00

    Buy

    Getting the best TV for your budget

    Clearly you want to get the most for your money. That’s the very reason for this comparison. Chances are you’ve nailed down your decision between the Samsung UE40KU6400 and the Sony KDL40WD653BU and now just need to know which one to go for. The feature list above provides a side-by-side comparison of the two televisions to help you make that final decision. Features will of course be an important part of that decision, such as the screen resolution, whether it offers 4K and features such as smart TV functionality. We only provide comparisons on TV’s that we recommend, and also from suppliers that we trust.

    What do the Samsung UE40KU6400 and the Sony KDL40WD653BU offer

    It’s pretty obvious at this point that both televisions are great value for money. The feature list above really helps to clarify that. But there are of course some features that one set has, and the other won’t. The Samsung UE40KU6400 offers a screen resolution of 3840 x 2160 with a screen that offers LED bottomlit. The sound system integrated into the set has N/A speakers with a 20 W power output. It also benefits from tbc and a range of connectors. The Sony KDL40WD653BU offers 1920 x 1080 resolution on LED backlit. As part of the kit you get DVB-T2 Freeview HD Tuner, 2 speakers with an audio output of 10 W.

    Total Dimensions and unit Weight

    Before you go ahead and click the buy button just make sure that you properly measure the area, surface or wall that your TV will be mounted or stood. It’s all very well going for a huge screen but it needs to be practical too, so ensure you have sufficient space first.

    Box content for UE40KU6400 and KDL40WD653BU

    The Samsung UE40KU6400 includes: – Samsung UE40KU6400 Smart 4K Ultra HD HDR 40″ LED TV – Remote control – Battery for remote – AC power cable – E-manual – Instruction manual.

    The Sony KDL40WD653BU includes: – Sony BRAVIA KDL40WD653BU Smart 40″ LED TV – Standard remote control – User manual – AC power cable – AAA batteries x 2 – Quick set up guide.

    UE40KU6400 and KDL40WD653BU Reviews

    Reading a customer review is one of the most influential factors for customers choosing an electrical item. When you click on the item above you will be directed to one of our trusted partners where you’ll be able to read tons of customer experiences, good or bad. We have also gathered the overall scores for each TV set based on verified owner reviews (verified by Revoo).

    Samsung UE40KU6400 Scored: 9.0 out of 10.

    Sony KDL40WD653BU Scored: 8.3 out of 10.

    Energy efficiency rating

    Thanks to the introduction of LED technology in televisions over recent years, many of our TV sets now offer an A+ energy rating. The energy rating is important for those that are conscious of their environmental impact, and those that need to consider ongoing running costs. The Samsung UE40KU6400 has an energy efficiency rating of A with an annual energy consumption of just 86 kWh, whereas the Sony KDL40WD653BU has a rating of A+ and an annual energy consumption of 70 kWh.

    Sony KDL40WD653BU 40″

    8.3 stars –
    based on 136 reviews
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