Comparison between:
- 42.5" Samsung UE43KU6400
- 42.5" Sony KD-43XD8099
- 40" Panasonic TX-40DX700
- 40" Panasonic TX-40DX600

Brand, series, model

Information about the brand, series, model and model aliases.

Samsung UE43KU6400Sony KD-43XD8099Panasonic TX-40DX700Panasonic TX-40DX600
SeriesKU6400XD80DX700DX600
Samsung UE43KU6400Sony KD-43XD8099Panasonic TX-40DX700Panasonic TX-40DX600
Model aliasUE43KU6400UXXCKD-43XD8005
43XD8077
43XD8088
-TX-40DX600E

Display

Information about the main characteristics of the display - panel, backlight, resolution, refresh rate, etc.

Size class42.5 in42.5 in40 in40 in
Diagonal1080 mm
108 cm
42.5197 in
3.5433 ft
1080 mm
108 cm
42.5197 in
3.5433 ft
1016 mm
101.6 cm
40 in
3.3333 ft
1016 mm
101.6 cm
40 in
3.3333 ft
Width941.302 mm
94.1302 cm
37.0591 in
3.0883 ft
941.302 mm
94.1302 cm
37.0591 in
3.0883 ft
885.521 mm
88.5521 cm
34.863 in
2.9053 ft
885.521 mm
88.5521 cm
34.863 in
2.9053 ft
Height529.482 mm
52.9482 cm
20.8458 in
1.7371 ft
529.482 mm
52.9482 cm
20.8458 in
1.7371 ft
498.105 mm
49.8105 cm
19.6104 in
1.6342 ft
498.105 mm
49.8105 cm
19.6104 in
1.6342 ft
Panel manufacturerAU Optronics---
Panel typeVAVAMVAMVA
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)8 bits8 bits
FRCYesYesNoNo
Colors1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
16777216 colors
24 bits
16777216 colors
24 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
Pixel pitch0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0097 in
0.0008 ft
0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0097 in
0.0008 ft
0.231 mm
0.0231 cm
0.0091 in
0.0008 ft
0.231 mm
0.0231 cm
0.0091 in
0.0008 ft
Pixel density104 ppi
40 ppcm
104 ppi
40 ppcm
110 ppi
43 ppcm
110 ppi
43 ppcm
Display area91.02 %92.05 %95.88 %94.09 %
BacklightEdge LEDEdge LEDEdge LEDEdge LED
HDRHDRHDRHLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
HDR
-
Horizontal viewing angle-178 °--
Vertical viewing angle-178 °--

3D

3D displays use various technologies to achieve a 3D effect. Each of these technologies has its own advantages and drawbacks.

3DNoNoNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Vertical frequency (digital)60 Hz60 Hz60 Hz60 Hz

Frame interpolation

Many smart TV sets use a technology for interpolating (inserting) of intermediate frames between existing ones in order to achieve more fluent visualization, especially for dynamic scenes.

Interpolation technologyPicture Quality IndexMotionflow XRBacklight Motion RateBacklight Motion Rate
Interpolation value15004001400800
Interpolation measurement unitPQIXRBMRBMR
-KD-43XD8005 - XR 200--

Power supply and consumption

Information about the power supply and consumption, energy efficiency class, etc.

220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Power consumption (off)--0.3 W0.3 W
Power consumption (sleep)0.3 W0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (average)-82 W84 W68 W
Power consumption (maximum)135 W147 W120 W93 W
Energy efficiency classABBB

Dimensions, weight and color

Information about the dimensions and the weight of the specific model with and without stand as well as the colors, in which it is offered to the market.

Width968.8 mm
96.88 cm
38.1417 in
3.1785 ft
960 mm
96 cm
37.7953 in
3.1496 ft
895 mm
89.5 cm
35.2362 in
2.9364 ft
905 mm
90.5 cm
35.6299 in
2.9692 ft
Height565.2 mm
56.52 cm
22.252 in
1.8543 ft
564 mm
56.4 cm
22.2047 in
1.8504 ft
514 mm
51.4 cm
20.2362 in
1.6864 ft
518 mm
51.8 cm
20.3937 in
1.6995 ft
Depth55.4 mm
5.54 cm
2.1811 in
0.1818 ft
45 mm
4.5 cm
1.7717 in
0.1476 ft
40 mm
4 cm
1.5748 in
0.1312 ft
49 mm
4.9 cm
1.9291 in
0.1608 ft
Weight10.5 kg
23.15 lbs
-11.5 kg
25.35 lbs
12 kg
26.46 lbs
Width with stand968.8 mm
96.88 cm
38.1417 in
3.1785 ft
960 mm
96 cm
37.7953 in
3.1496 ft
895 mm
89.5 cm
35.2362 in
2.9364 ft
905 mm
90.5 cm
35.6299 in
2.9692 ft
Height with stand622.8 mm
62.28 cm
24.5197 in
2.0433 ft
612 mm
61.2 cm
24.0945 in
2.0079 ft
559 mm
55.9 cm
22.0079 in
1.834 ft
573 mm
57.3 cm
22.5591 in
1.8799 ft
Depth with stand264.2 mm
26.42 cm
10.4016 in
0.8668 ft
216 mm
21.6 cm
8.5039 in
0.7087 ft
203 mm
20.3 cm
7.9921 in
0.666 ft
364 mm
36.4 cm
14.3307 in
1.1942 ft
Weight with stand12.7 kg
28 lbs
13.2 kg
29.1 lbs
12.5 kg
27.56 lbs
14 kg
30.86 lbs
ColorsSilverBlack
Silver (43XD8077)
Black
Gray
Black

Ergonomics

Information about the ergonomic functions - height adjustment, swivel angles, tilt angles, etc.

VESA mountYesYesYesYes
VESA interface200 x 200 mm100 x 200 mm200 x 200 mm200 x 200 mm
Removable standYesYesYesYes
Height adjustmentNoNoNoNo
Landscape/portrait pivotNoNoNoNo
Left/right swivelNoNoNoNo
Forward/backward tiltNoNoNoNo
Calyx Quad stand---

TV tuner

The TV tuner is a device, which allows the receiving and visualization of a certain type of television signal. There are tuners for digital, analog, cable and satellite television.

TV tunerAnalog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T2
DVB-C
DVB-S2
DVB-T
DVB-S
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T
DVB-T2
DVB-S2
DVB-S
DVB-C
DVB-T
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T2
DVB-C
DVB-T
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T2
DVB-C

System on Chip (SoC)

Information about the central processor, graphic processor and the memory of the model.

SoCJazz-LMediaTek MT5891MediaTek MT5810MediaTek MT5810
Processor (CPU)-ARM Cortex-A532x ARM Cortex-A17, 2x ARM Cortex-A72x ARM Cortex-A17, 2x ARM Cortex-A7
CPU cores4444
CPU frequency-1100 MHz1000 MHz-
GPU-ARM Mali-T860 MP2--
GPU cores-2--
GPU frequency-700 MHz--
RAM capacity-2 GB--
Storage-16 GB--

Operating system

Smart TV sets have operating systems, which in terms of functionality and universality bring them close to the computers.

Operating system (OS)Tizen 2.4Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Firefox 2.5Firefox 2.5

Audio

Information about the audio system - number and power of the built-in speakers, supported audio technologies.

Speakers2 x 10 W2 x 10 W2 x 10 W2 x 10 W
2 CH down firing + bass reflex
Dolby Digital Plus
DTS Premium Sound 5.1
2 x Full range (25 x 90 mm)
2 CH down firing
Bass reflex
DTS
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Pulse
2 x Full range
Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital Plus
2 x Full range
Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital Plus

Camera

Many contemporary desktop monitors and smart TV sets have built-in cameras.

CameraNoNoNoNo

Network

Supported network technologies and standards for exchanging data with other devices.

NetworkLAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11ac
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
DLNA

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity2 x USB 2.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
3 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC)
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x AV Composite In 3.5 mm jack
1 x Video Component In 3.5 mm jack
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.3
2 x USB 2.0 (max 0.5 A)
1 x USB 3.0 (max 0.9 A)
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC; MHL)
1 x Satellite In (Sub; F-type female)
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x SCART
1 x AV Composite In (Video + L/R)
1 x AV Component In (YPbPr + L/R)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.3
1 x IR Out
2 x USB 2.0 (max 0.5 A)
1 x USB 3.0 (max 0.9 A)
1 x Ethernet RJ45
1 x HDMI 1.4 (CEC)
2 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC)
1 x AV Composite In (Video + L/R)
1 x AV Component In (YPbPr + L/R)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.3
1 x USB 2.0 (max 0.5 A)
1 x USB 3.0 (max 0.9 A)
1 x Ethernet RJ45
1 x HDMI 1.4 (CEC)
2 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC)
1 x AV Composite In (Video + L/R)
1 x AV Component In (YPbPr + L/R)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.3

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

FeaturesActive Crystal Color
Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC)
Auto Motion Plus
Contrast Enhancer
Digital Clean View
Extended PVR
HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection) 2.2
Light sensor
Picture-in-Picture
Smart View 2.0
UHD Dimming
UHD Upscaling
4K X-Reality Pro
Advanced Contrast Enhancer
Backlight OFF mode
BRAVIA Sync (HDMI-CEC)
Cinema Drive
CineMotion
ClearAudio+
Clear Phase Speaker
DSEE (Digital Sound Enhancement Engine)
Dynamic Backlight Control
Frame Dimming
HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection) 2.2
Light sensor
PVR
S-Force Front Surround sound
S-Master Digital Amplifier
Triluminos Display
Voice command
4K Pure Direct
Bright Panel
HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection) 2.2
Image Processor - Quad-Core Pro
Light sensor
Local Dimming
my Home Screen 2.0
Picture-and-Text
TV Anywhere
Viera Link (HDMI CEC)
Voice command
VR-Audio True Surround
Wide Colour Spectrum
4K Pure Direct
Adaptive Backlight Dimming
Bright Panel
HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection) 2.2
Image Processor - Quad-Core Pro
Light sensor
my Home Screen 2.0
Picture-and-Text
TV Anywhere
Viera Link (HDMI CEC)
Voice command
VR-Audio True Surround

Image file formats

Smart TV sets allow the display of different image file formats.

Image file formatsJPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO
BMP
JPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO
JPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO
JPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO

Audio file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing different audio file formats.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
APE
AIFF
ALAC
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
LPCM
AAC
FLAC
MP3
WMA
WAV
AAC
FLAC
MP3
WMA
WAV

Video file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing various video file formats.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
ASF
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
M2TS
MP4
MPEG-4
TS
VC-1
VP7
VP8
VP9
VOB
VRO
WebM
WMV
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
M2TS
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
TS
WMV
3GPP
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
TS
WMV

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesRoHSUL/cUL--

Operating and storage conditions

There are certain requirements for the environmental conditions, in which the display should be used and stored in order to function properly.

Operating temperature-0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
0 °C - 35 °C
32 °F - 95 °F
0 °C - 35 °C
32 °F - 95 °F
Operating humidity-10 % - 80 %20 % - 80 %20 % - 80 %

Accessories

Often the packaging of desktop monitors and smart TV sets includes accessories for them.

Accessories3.5 mm component adapter
3.5 mm composite adapter
Smart remote control - TM1640A
IR extender cable
Remote control - RMT-TX200E
Remote control - N2QAYB001010Remote control - N2QAYB001010
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