4K and 8K TVs built by Samsung have good reviews on average. We also checked the reviews for all TVs (not just 4K and 8K TVs) and found that Samsung also has good reviews across its entire range.
60 Hz Display Refresh Rate
The Samsung 55JU6480U supports a 60 Hz display refresh rate which is faster than most 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as it. Most TVs of a similar age and spec to it support a 24 Hz display refresh rate. This television also support 25 Hz and 30 Hz and 50 Hz display refresh rates. Across all televisions of a comparable type and age to the 55JU6480U the display refresh rate ranges from 24 Hz (worst) to 120 Hz (best).
Has a Built-In Camera
The 55JU6480U has a built-in camera. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for a similar time to the 55JU6480U do not have a built-in camera.
There are a number of other TVs with a built-in camera currently available which you might want to look at including because of it's better review score, the LG 105UC9[plb_2828825_price], or the Samsung UN88JS9500[plb_3186351_price].
The 55JU6480U is 3D compatible, which is unusual. Most of the other TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the 55JU6480U are not 3D compatible.
Supports Smart TV Features
The Samsung 55JU6480U supports smart TV features. Most of the other televisions of this age and type also support smart TV features.
Has a WiFi Connection
Like most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to the 55JU6480U, the 55JU6480U has a WiFi connection.
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802.11n WiFi Standard
The 55JU6480U supports a newer WiFi standard than most TVs of a comparable age and spec to it. This TV supports an 802.11n WiFi standard, whereas most TVs of this age and spec support an 802.11a WiFi standard. This television also support 802.11ac and 802.11b and 802.11g WiFi standards.
This TV's WiFi standard (802.11n) is in fact the best supported WiFi standard across all TVs of this spec and age.
An 802.11a WiFi standard is the worst supported WiFi standard across comparable types of TV.
Fairly Bright Display Brightness
With a display brightness of 500 candellas per square meter, the Samsung 55JU6480U has a fairly bright display brightness compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for more than a year. The display brightnesses of 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for around the same time as the 55JU6480U range from 170 cd/m² to 700 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 370 cd/m².
Supports Twenty-Nine Video Formats
The number of video formats supported by the 55JU6480U is more than most comparable spec televisions that came out around the same time as it. This TV supports an AVI video format, which is the most commonly supported video format supported by 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for around the same time as the 55JU6480U. The video formats "3GP", "ASF", "DIVX", "FLV", "H.263", "H.264", "H.265", "M-JPEG", "M2TS", "MKV", "MOV", "MP4", "MPEG", "MPEG1", "MPEG2", "MPG", "MTS", "PS", "SVI", "TP", "TRP", "TS", "VOB", "VP6", "VP8", "VP9", "VRO" and "WMV" are also supported by this television.
MP4 stands for Moving Pictures Expert Group 4.
WMV stands for Windows Media Video.
AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave.
Supports Twelve Audio Formats
The Samsung 55JU6480U has a greater number of audio formats than most similar spec televisions that have been on the market for more than a year. This TV supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most commonly supported audio format supported by 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 55JU6480U. The audio formats "AAC", "AIFF", "APE", "FLAC", "M4A", "MID", "MIDI", "MPA", "OGG", "WAV" and "WMA" are also supported by this Samsung TV.
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Only Supports Four Image Formats
The 55JU6480U has a greater number of image formats than most TVs of this type and age. This Samsung TV supports a JPG image format, which is the most commonly supported image format supported by TVs of this age and spec. The image formats "BMP", "MPO" and "PNG" are also supported by this TV.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The Samsung 55JU6480U does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for a similar time to the 55JU6480U also do not feature OLED technology.
We think you might also be interested in other TVs which also feature OLED technology including the 55EG9609[pl_2899573_price], or the 65EG9609[pl_2938944_price] both from LG which also has a higher rating.
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4K Ultra HD HD Type
The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs that have been available for more than a year. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
OK Running Costs
This TV has an efficiency rating of A+. The 55JU6480U is typical compared to the other 435 comparable spec televisions that have been on the market for more than a year that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 55JU6480U is £139.
At 63.2 millimeters, the 55JU6480U has a pretty standard thickness compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to the 55JU6480U.
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.69 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 18 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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