Comparison between:
- 42.5" Philips 43PUS7906/12
- 42.5" Philips 43PUS8536/12
- 42.5" Samsung UE43BU8000

Brand, series, model

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

Philips 43PUS7906/12Philips 43PUS8536/12Samsung UE43BU8000
Series79068506BU8000
Philips 43PUS7906/12Philips 43PUS8536/12Samsung UE43BU8000
Model alias43PUS7906
43PUS7956
43PUS7956/12
43PUS8536UE43BU8005
UE43BU8000KXXU
UE43BU8005KXXC
UA43BU8000WXXY
GU43BU8079UXZG
UE43BU8075
UE43BU8075UXXC
Model year202120212022

Display

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

Size class42.5 in42.5 in42.5 in
Diagonal1080 mm
108 cm
42.5197 in
3.5433 ft
1080 mm
108 cm
42.5197 in
3.5433 ft
1080 mm
108 cm
42.5197 in
3.5433 ft
Width941.184 mm
94.1184 cm
37.0545 in
3.0879 ft
941.184 mm
94.1184 cm
37.0545 in
3.0879 ft
941.184 mm
94.1184 cm
37.0545 in
3.0879 ft
Height529.416 mm
52.9416 cm
20.8431 in
1.7369 ft
529.416 mm
52.9416 cm
20.8431 in
1.7369 ft
529.416 mm
52.9416 cm
20.8431 in
1.7369 ft
Panel type-MVAVA, IPS-ADS
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)
FRCYesYesYes
Colors1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
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
Pixel pitch0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0096 in
0.0008 ft
0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0096 in
0.0008 ft
0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0096 in
0.0008 ft
Pixel density103 ppi
40 ppcm
103 ppi
40 ppcm
103 ppi
40 ppcm
Display area92.71 %92.71 %92.17 %
BacklightEdge LEDDirect LEDEdge LED
HDRHDR10
HDR10+
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
Dolby Vision
HDR10
HDR10+
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
Dolby Vision
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
HDR10+
HDR
HDR10
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °178 °
Input lag--8 ms
0.0080 s
CoatingGlossyGlossy-
--Panel type is market-dependent

3D

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

3DNoNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Vertical frequency (digital)50 Hz / 60 Hz50 Hz / 60 Hz50 Hz / 60 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 technology--Picture Quality Index
Interpolation value--2200
Interpolation measurement unit--PQI

Power supply and consumption

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

110V--100 V - 120 V
220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Power consumption (sleep)0.3 W0.3 W0.5 W
Power consumption (average)65 W62 W72 W
Power consumption (maximum)--130 W
Power consumption (annual)65 kWh62 kWh100 kWh
Energy efficiency classGGG

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.

Width962.8 mm
96.28 cm
37.9055 in
3.1588 ft
962.8 mm
96.28 cm
37.9055 in
3.1588 ft
965.5 mm
96.55 cm
38.0118 in
3.1677 ft
Height558.2 mm
55.82 cm
21.9764 in
1.8314 ft
558.2 mm
55.82 cm
21.9764 in
1.8314 ft
559.9 mm
55.99 cm
22.0433 in
1.8369 ft
Depth78.1 mm
7.81 cm
3.0748 in
0.2562 ft
78.1 mm
7.81 cm
3.0748 in
0.2562 ft
25.7 mm
2.57 cm
1.0118 in
0.0843 ft
Weight8.5 kg
18.74 lbs
9.1 kg
20.06 lbs
8.4 kg
18.52 lbs
Width with stand962.8 mm
96.28 cm
37.9055 in
3.1588 ft
962.8 mm
96.28 cm
37.9055 in
3.1588 ft
965.5 mm
96.55 cm
38.0118 in
3.1677 ft
Height with stand585.2 mm
58.52 cm
23.0394 in
1.9199 ft
628.2 mm
62.82 cm
24.7323 in
2.061 ft
599 mm
59.9 cm
23.5827 in
1.9652 ft
Depth with stand235.7 mm
23.57 cm
9.2795 in
0.7733 ft
201.1 mm
20.11 cm
7.9173 in
0.6598 ft
205.6 mm
20.56 cm
8.0945 in
0.6745 ft
Weight with stand8.7 kg
19.18 lbs
11.5 kg
25.35 lbs
8.7 kg
19.18 lbs
Box width1070 mm
107 cm
42.126 in
3.5105 ft
1070 mm
107 cm
42.126 in
3.5105 ft
1093 mm
109.3 cm
43.0315 in
3.586 ft
Box height650 mm
65 cm
25.5906 in
2.1325 ft
680 mm
68 cm
26.7717 in
2.231 ft
677 mm
67.7 cm
26.6535 in
2.2211 ft
Box depth140 mm
14 cm
5.5118 in
0.4593 ft
150 mm
15 cm
5.9055 in
0.4921 ft
129 mm
12.9 cm
5.0787 in
0.4232 ft
Box weight11.3 kg
24.91 lbs
14 kg
30.86 lbs
11.9 kg
26.24 lbs
Stand width-590 mm
59 cm
23.2283 in
1.9357 ft
683.5 mm
68.35 cm
26.9094 in
2.2425 ft
Stand height-70 mm
7 cm
2.7559 in
0.2297 ft
-
Stand depth-201.1 mm
20.11 cm
7.9173 in
0.6598 ft
205.6 mm
20.56 cm
8.0945 in
0.6745 ft
ColorsAnthracite Grey (PUS7906)
Light Silver (PUS7956)
Light SilverBlack

Ergonomics

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

VESA mountYesYesYes
VESA interface100 x 200 mm100 x 200 mm200 x 200 mm
Removable standYesYesYes
Height adjustmentNoNoYes
Landscape/portrait pivotNoNoNo
Left/right swivelNoYesNo
Left swivel-15 °-
Right swivel-15 °-
Forward/backward tiltNoNoNo
-T-foot StandFloat Lift Stand
Slim Fit Wall-Mount (optional)

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

System on Chip (SoC)

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

Processor brand name-P5 Perfect Picture EngineCrystal Processor 4K
CPU cores444
Storage8 GB16 GB-

OS, apps and software features

Information about the operating system, applications, various software features if available.

Operating system (OS)Android 10Android 10Tizen 6.5

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 W
5 Band Equalizer
AI EQ
AI Sound
Clear Dialogue
Dolby Atmos
Dolby MS12 V2.5
Dolby Bass Enhancement
Dolby Dialogue Enhancement
Dolby Volume (AVL/Night Mode)
DTS-HD (M6)
Surround Virtualizer + Height Virtualizer
A.I. EQ
A.I. Sound
Clear Dialogue
Dolby Atmos
Dolby Bass Enhancement
Dolby Volume Leveller
DTS Play-Fi
Night mode
Multiroom Audio
Mimi Sound Processing
2.0 CH
Adaptive Sound
Dolby Digital Plus MS12
Object Tracking Sound Lite (OTS Lite)
Q-Symphony

Camera

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

CameraNoNoNo

Network

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

NetworkLAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
Bluetooth 5.0
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth 5.0
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
Bluetooth 5.2
Wireless Dex

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity2 x USB 2.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0
1 x Satellite In (F-type female)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.4
1 x USB 2.0
1 x USB 3.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.4
2 x USB 2.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
3 x HDMI 2.0
1 x Satellite In (F-type female)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.4
Audio Return Channel (ARC) on HDMI 1
EasyLink (HDMI-CEC)
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.3
Variable Refresh Rate (VRR) on HDMI 1 and HDMI 2
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM)
EasyLink (HDMI-CEC)
Enhanced Audio Return Channel (eARC)
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.3
Variable Refresh Rate (VRR)
Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC)
Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM)
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Enhanced Audio Return Channel (eARC)
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2
InstaPort S (HDMI Quick Switch)

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

FeaturesAlexa
Amazon Prime Video
Ambilight+Hue 3-sided
Ambilight Game Mode
Ambilight Lounge Mode
Ambilight wall color adaptive
Disney+
Eco Mode
Google Assistant
HbbTV
Light sensor
Netflix
Pixel Precise Ultra HD
SimplyShare
Ultra Resolution
YouTube
Ambilight+Hue 3-sided
Ambilight Game Mode
Ambilight Lounge Mode
Ambilight Music
Ambilight wall color adaptive
Ambi Wakeup/Sleep
AMD FreeSync Premium
Alexa
Amazon Prime TV
Disney+
Eco Mode
Google Assistant
HbbTV
ISF Colour Management
Light sensor
Micro Dimming Pro
Netflix
Rakuten TV
SimplyShare
Ultra Resolution
USB Recording (PVR)
Voice Command
YouTube
3-side bezelless design
Accessibility (Enlarge / High Contrast / Multi-output Audio / Color Inversion / Grayscale / Sign Language Zoom / Slow Button Repeat)
Alexa
Ambient Mode
Apple Airplay 2
Apple TV+
Auto Motion Plus
Bixby
Brightness Detection
ConnectShare
Contrast Enhancer
Crystal Display
Disney+
Dynamic Crystal Color
Eco Sensor
Filmmaker mode
Google Assistant
HDR Gaming Interest Group (HGiG)
LED Clear Motion
Mega Contrast
Motion Xcelerator
Multiroom Link
Netflix
PC on TV
Prime Video
Samsung Workspace
Smart Hub
SmartThings
Tap View
TV Plus
UHD Dimming
Voice command

Image file formats

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

Image file formatsJPEG
GIF
PNG
BMP
MPO
BMS
JPS
PNS
JPEG
GIF
PNG
BMP
HEIF
JPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO
BMP

Audio file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing different audio file formats.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AC3
AMR
eAAC+
M4A
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
WMA-PRO
AAC
AC3
AMR
eAAC+
M4A
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
WMA-PRO
AAC
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
APE
AIFF
ALAC

Video file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing various video file formats.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
ASF
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
M2TS
MP4
MPEG-4
TS
VC-1
VP9
WMV
WMV9
PS
AVCHD
AV1
3GPP
AVI
ASF
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
MPEG-4
TS
VC-1
VP9
WMV
WMV9
AV1
3GPP
AVI
ASF
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
M2TS
MP4
MPEG-4
TS
VC-1
VP7
VP8
VP9
VOB
VRO
WebM
WMV
AV1

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licenses--ENERGY STAR
RoHS

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 temperature5 °C - 35 °C
41 °F - 95 °F
5 °C - 35 °C
41 °F - 95 °F
-

Accessories

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

AccessoriesRemote controlVoice remote controlPremium Solar Smart Remote - TM2280

Additional features

Information about other features.

Additional features--AirSlim Design
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