Samsung NU6900 Vs Insignia Fire TV Edition 4k

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Samsung NU6900 is better.

When we compare Insignia Vs Samsung in this review, Samsung NU6900 is better as it has lower input lag, a better black uniformity, better response time and better reflection handling.

Samsung NU6900 Vs Insignia Fire TV Edition 4k: DESIGN

Stand; the two TVs have stands

Borders; Samsung NU6900 has 0.55” (1.4cm) whereas Insignia Fire TV has 0.63” (1.6cm)

Max thickness; Samsung NU6900 is 2.36” (6.0cm) whereas Insignia Fire TV is 3.27” (8.3cm)

Max temperature; Samsung NU6900 has 104oF (32oC) whereas Insignia Fire TV has 106oF (41oC)

Average temperature; Samsung NU6900 has 90oF (32oC), the same as Insignia Fire TV

Bottom line: Samsung NU6900 is better

Samsung NU6900 Vs Insignia Fire TV Edition 4k: PICTURE QUALIITY

Native contrast; Samsung NU6900 has 6107:1 whereas Insignia Fire TV has 4660:1

Local dimming; Samsung NU6900 and Insignia Fire TV don’t have local dimming.

SDR real scene peak brightness; Samsung NU6900 has 273cd/m2 whereas Insignia Fire TV has 277cd/m2

HDR real scene brightness; Samsung NU6900 has Samsung NU6900 has 270cd/m2 whereas Insignia Fire TV has 288cd/m2

Gray uniformity; Samsung NU6900 has 7.4 whereas Insignia Fire TV has 7.0

50% Std. Dev; Samsung NU6900 has 4.226% whereas Insignia Fire TV has 3.511%

50% DSE; Samsung NU6900 has 0.158% whereas Insignia Fire TV has 0.198%

Viewing angle; Samsung NU6900 has 5.2 whereas Insignia Fire TV has 4.7

Native std. Dev; Samsung NU6900 has 0.681% while Insignia Fire TV has 1.385%

Total reflections; Samsung NU6900 has 6.1% while Insignia Fire TV has 6.7%

Pre-calibration; Samsung NU6900 has 8.5 while Insignia Fire TV has 4.7

White balance dE; Samsung NU6900 has 1.42 whereas Insignia Fire TV has 6.31

Color dE; Samsung NU6900 has 2.65 whereas Insignia Fire TV has 4.98

Gamma; Samsung NU6900 has 2.16, the same as Insignia Fire TV

Post calibration; Samsung NU6900 has 9.6 while Insignia Fire TV has 7.2

White balance dE; Samsung NU6900 has 0.13 whereas Insignia Fire TV has 2.77

Color dE; Samsung NU6900 has 1.23 whereas Insignia Fire TV has 4.19

Gamma; Samsung NU6900 has 2.20 whereas Insignia Fire TV has 2.19

Bottom line: Samsung NU6900 is better

Samsung NU6900 Vs Insignia Fire TV Edition 4k: MOTION

100% response time; Samsung NU6900 has 16.2ms whereas Insignia Fire TV has 20.8ms

Flicker-free; Samsung NU6900 and Insignia Fire TV don’t have.

Optional BFI; Samsung NU6900 has optional BFI

Motion interpolation; the two TVs have motion interpolation (30fps)

Variable refresh rate; the two TVs don’t have.

Bottom line: Samsung NU6900 is better

Samsung NU6900 Vs Insignia Fire TV Edition 4k: INPUTS

Input lag; Samsung NU6900 has 9.0 whereas Insignia Fire TV has 7.8

Supported resolutions; the two TVs have 7.5

Total inputs; each TV has 1 USB, Digital optical audio out, 1 tuner (cable/Ant) and 1 Ethernet. Samsung NU6900 has 2 HDMI and 1 IR whereas Insignia Fire TV has 3 HDMI, 1 Analog Audio out 3.5mm and 1 composite in.

Inputs specifications; each TV has HDR10, HDMI 2.0 Full bandwidth, CEC and Wi-Fi support. Insignia Fire TV has variable Analog audio out whereas Samsung NU6900 has HDR10+ and HLG.

Audio pass-through; each TV has ARC, 5.1 Dolby and DTS

Bottom line: Samsung NU6900 is better

Samsung NU6900 Vs Insignia Fire TV Edition 4k: SOUND QUALITY

Low-frequency extension; Samsung NU6900 has 80.00Hz whereas Insignia Fire TV has 5.5

Max; Samsung NU6900 has 86.3dB SPL, the same as Insignia Fire TV

Distortion; Samsung NU6900 has 7.1, the same as Insignia Fire TV.

Weighted THD @ Max; Samsung NU6900 has 1.189 whereas Insignia Fire TV has 0.231

IMD @ Max; Samsung NU6900 has 2.86% whereas Insignia Fire TV has 12.40%

Bottom line: Samsung NU6900 is better

Samsung NU6900 Vs Insignia Fire TV Edition 4k: SMART FEATURES

Smart OS; Samsung NU6900 operates on Tizen version 2018 whereas Insignia Fire TV on Fire TV version 6.0

Interface; the two TVs have an easy to use but non-smooth interface.

Ad-free; the two TVs have ads

Apps and features; the two TVs come with preinstalled apps and features.

Remote; Samsung NU6900 has medium while Insignia Fire TV has small.

TV controls; the two TVs have TV controls

Bottom line: Insignia Fire TV is better

Conclusion

Samsung NU6900 is a better TV than Insignia Fire TV as it has lower input lag, a better black uniformity, better response time and better reflection handling.