Large TVs built by Samsung have excellent reviews on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all TVs (not just large TVs) and found that Samsung also has excellent reviews across its entire range.
4K Ultra HD HD Type
The display resolution of the this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs that came out around the same time as it. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
60 Hz Display Refresh Rate
This TV supports a 24 Hz|25 Hz|30 Hz|50 Hz|60 Hz display refresh rate, which is the most commonly supported display refresh rate on TVs of a comparable age and spec to it.
Has a Built-In Camera
Unlike most of the other large TVs that have been around for around the same time as the 55JU6480U which do not have a built-in camera, the 55JU6480U has a built-in camera.
We compared all the other televisions with a built-in camera to this TV and we think the Samsung UE55JS8500 (£1,088.99) which has a better Rating is also worth considering.
It is worth considering alternative TVs which also have a built-in camera including the Samsung UE55JU6500 (£789.00).
The Samsung 55JU6480U is 3D compatible, unlike most of the other large TVs that are a comparable age to the 55JU6480U which are not 3D compatible.
Other 3D compatible televisions currently available that you might want to consider include because of it's better review score, the Samsung UE55JU7590.
Has a WiFi Connection
Like most of the other large TVs that have been around for a similar time to the 55JU6480U, the 55JU6480U has a WiFi connection.
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The 55JU6480U is Smart TV, as are most of the other televisions of this age and type.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative Smart TV televisions currently available including the Samsung UE55JS8502 which has a better Rating.
Fairly Bright Display Brightness
The display brightnesses of large TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the 55JU6480U range from 250 cd/m² to 500 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 360 cd/m². The Samsung 55JU6480U has one of the brighter display brightnesses (500 candellas per square meter) amongst similar spec TVs of this age.
Supports One Video Format
The number of video formats supported by the 55JU6480U is more than most large TVs that have been around for more than a year. The most commonly supported video format is AVI, but this video format is not supported by this television. The video formats 3GP|ASF|AVI|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|WMV are also supported by this TV.
AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave.
MP4 stands for Moving Pictures Expert Group 4.
WMV stands for Windows Media Video.
Mega Contrast Dynamic Contrast Ratio
This TV has a Mega Contrast dynamic contrast ratio, which is the most frequently found dynamic contrast ratio on TVs of this age and spec.
Supports One Image Format
The number of image formats supported by the 55JU6480U is more than most similar spec TVs that were launched more than a year ago. The most frequently supported image format is JPG, but this image format is not supported by this television. The image formats BMP|JPG|MPO|PNG are also supported by this Samsung television.
802.11b WiFi Standard
The 55JU6480U supports an 802.11b WiFi standard which is newer than most TVs of this age and type. Most comparable spec TVs that are a similar age to it support an 802.11a WiFi standard. The WiFi standard of all televisions of this age and type ranges from 802.11a to 802.11n.
The 55JU6480U is one of the lighter TVs of this age and type (only 15 kilograms) amongst large TVs of this age. TVs that were launched around the same time as the 55JU6480U have weights of between 1.8kg and 48kg, and the average weight is 20kg.
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Only Supports One Audio Format
The number of audio formats supported by the 55JU6480U is more than most large TVs that have been around for more than a year. The most frequently supported audio format is MP3, but this audio format is not supported by this TV. The audio formats AAC|AIFF|APE|FLAC|M4A|MID|MIDI|MP3|MPA|OGG|WAV|WMA are also supported by this Samsung TV.
Only Has One Screen Format Adjustment
The number of screen format adjustments found on the 55JU6480U is more than most TVs of a similar spec and age to it. The most frequently found screen format adjustment is 16:9, but this screen format adjustment is not found on this television. The screen format adjustments 4:3|16:9 are also found on this Samsung television.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Most TVs that were launched more than a year ago do not feature OLED technology. The 55JU6480U is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.
There are a number of alternative TVs which also feature OLED technology that you might also want to look at including the LG 55EC930 (£1,299.00) which also has a higher rating.
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Running Costs Are OK
This Samsung television is rated A+ for energy efficiency. The 55JU6480U is typical compared to the other 288 televisions of a comparable age and spec that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 55JU6480U is £139.
Released Over a Year Ago
This Samsung television has been on the market for over a year.
The Samsung 55JU6480U has a fairly average thickness (63.2 millimeters) compared to most of the other large TVs that have been on the market for more than a year.
If you would consider a TV with a thicker thickness then you might want to look at the UE55JU6850 (63.2mm), the UE55JU6465 (63.2mm), or the UE55JU6075 (63.2mm) all from Samsung.
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4K Ultra HD
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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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