* Monthly payments are estimates only and you should verify the finance payment amounts on the retailer's website.
Finance may not be available on this product and you should verify on the retailer's website whether finance options are available for the Samsung UE43KU6500.
Credit is subject to eligibility. You will need to apply through the retailer's application process.
Our website is completely free for you to use but we may receive a commission from some of the companies we feature. How our site works.
12 Reasons For
Expert Reviews Are Average
Two experts from sites including Chip.de and benchmark.pl have rated this Samsung TV on average 72%.
Samsung has good average ratings for its 4K and 8K TVs as well as across its entire TV range compared to other brands.
Just Released Seven Months Ago
This television has only been on the market for seven months.
Price Has Dropped by £44.01
The UE43KU6500 has dropped in price by £44.01 in the last few weeks.
Supports Smart TV Features
The UE43KU6500 supports smart TV features, as do most of the other recently released comparable spec TVs.
Alternative TVs which support smart TV features currently available that you might also want to look at include the Sony KD-43XD8088[plb_3772189_price], the LG 43UH650[plb_3415230_price], or the Samsung UE43KU6400[plb_3452550_price] which has better reviews.
Has a WiFi Connection
The Samsung UE43KU6500 has a WiFi connection, as do most of the other new TVs.
We compared this TV to all the other TVs with a WiFi connection and we think the Sony KD-43XD8088[plb_3772189_price], the LG 43UH650[plb_3415230_price], and the Samsung UE43KU6400[plb_3452550_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.
+7 More reasons for
LED Display Technology
The display technology of this TV is LED, which is the most commonly found display technology on 4K and 8K TVs that were released in the last year.
2160p Video Mode
This TV supports a 2160p video mode, which is the most frequently supported video mode on 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to it.
Two RF Ports
The Samsung UE43KU6500 is a two RF port television.
Supports Two Audio Formats
The number of audio formats supported by the UE43KU6500 is more than most recently released televisions. This TV supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most frequently supported audio format supported by TVs that have been available for around the same time as the UE43KU6500. The audio format "ASF" is also supported by this television.
Very Low Annual Energy Consumption
Across all the TVs that have been available for around the same time as the UE43KU6500 the annual energy consumptions range from 59kWh to 420kWh. At only 97 kilowatt hours, the UE43KU6500 has a fairly low annual energy consumption compared to most of the other newly released TVs.
With a weight of only 10.3 kilograms, the Samsung UE43KU6500 is one of the lighter similar spec TVs that came out in the last 12 months amongst 4K and 8K TVs of this age. The average weight of 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as the UE43KU6500 is 20kg, and the weights range from 7.5kg to 59kg.
8 Reasons Against
Not 3D Compatible
The UE43KU6500 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released in the last 12 months are also not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The UE43KU6500 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a comparable time to the UE43KU6500 also do not have a built-in camera.
Only Supports One Image Format
The UE43KU6500 has a greater number of image formats than most 4K and 8K TVs that were launched in the last 12 months. This TV supports a JPG image format, which is the most commonly supported image format supported by 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to the UE43KU6500.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Like most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as the UE43KU6500, the Samsung UE43KU6500 does not feature OLED technology.
+5 More reasons against
Quite Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency
TVs that were launched in the last 12 months have motion interpolation frequencies of between 60Hz and 3,000Hz. At only 100 hertz, the Samsung UE43KU6500 has a quite slow motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other latest 4K and 8K TVs.
Only Three HDMI Ports
Most recently released 4K and 8K TVs have between one and four HDMI ports, including the UE43KU6500 which has three HDMI ports.
Quite Low RMS Rated Power
The UE43KU6500 has a quite low RMS rated power (only 20 Watts) compared to most of the other comparable spec televisions that were released in the last year. The average RMS rated power of televisions that have been available for a similar time to the UE43KU6500 is 27W.
With a thickness of 90 millimeters, the UE43KU6500 has one of the thicker thicknesses amongst televisions of this age. The thinnest thickness of new 4K and 8K TVs is 30mm, the thickest is 99mm, and the average thickness is 62mm.
2 Other reasons to consider the Samsung UE43KU6500
Running Costs Are Average
The energy efficiency classification of this television is A, and based on average energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the UE43KU6500 is £113, which is typical compared to the other 388 comparable spec televisions that have been available for the last year.
4K Ultra HD HD Type
The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many 4K and 8K TVs that were released in the last 12 months. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
Do niedawna rynek telewizorów nale?a? ilo?ciowo do modeli o przek?tnej 32 cali. Z kolei w tym roku liderem zostan? modele o przek?tnej 40-43 cali. Przetestowali?my w?a?nie jeden z nich.Samsung... Read more…
@ £0.139 per kwh - Edit electricity price and usage
kwh per hour
kwh per hour left on standby
Electricity price £per kilowatt hour
Annual electricity price inflation %
Hide electricity usage and price
Water cost when switched on
@ £0.003474 per litre - Edit water usage and price
litres per hour
Water price £per litre
Annual water price inflation %
Hide water usage and price
Submit Energy Consumption Figures
Total running cost over 5 years
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the Samsung UE43KU6500uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.57 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 15 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
Previous and future annual running costs of the Samsung UE43KU6500 assuming future electricity price inflation of 0.0600% per year. Edit inflation assumptions