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Samsung UE49KS8090

49" Flat May 2016
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Excellent Brand

On average Samsung mid-size TVs have excellent ratings compared to other manufacturers as do all televisions manufactured by Samsung.

4K Ultra HD HD Type

4K Ultra HD HD type

The UE49KS8090 has a maximum display resolution of 4K Ultra HD. That's over four times the display resolution of a Full HD TV, which is the most frequently found display resolution. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

A 4K Ultra HD HD type is in fact the best display resolution across all new mid-size TVs.

Across similar types of TV the worst display resolution is HD Ready.

4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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Only Released Four Months Ago

This television was only released four months ago.

Smart TV

Like most of the other mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to the UE49KS8090, the Samsung UE49KS8090 is Smart TV.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The Samsung UE49KS8090 has a WiFi connection, as do most of the other latest mid-size TVs.

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Four HDMI Ports

four HDMI ports

Most mid-size TVs that were released around the same time as the UE49KS8090 have between one and four HDMI ports, including the UE49KS8090 which has four HDMI ports.

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Three USB 2.0 Ports

three USB 2.0 ports

The UE49KS8090 has more USB 2.0 ports than most of the TVs that are a comparable age to the UE49KS8090. Most of the mid-size TVs that were launched around the same time as the UE49KS8090 only have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, however this television has three USB 2.0 ports.

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Very High RMS Rated Power

When compared to other mid-size TVs that have been around for the last year that we have checked the RMS rated power of, the UE49KS8090's RMS rated power of 60 Watts is one of the highest. The RMS rated power of new comparable spec TVs range from 5W to 60W.

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Supports One Audio Format

The Samsung UE49KS8090 has a greater number of audio formats than most recently released mid-size TVs. The most commonly supported audio format is MP3, but this audio format is not supported by this TV. The audio formats AAC|AIFF|ALAC|APE|FLAC|MIDI|MP3|Vorbis|WAV|WMA are also supported by this Samsung TV.

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Quite Thin

The thicknesses of televisions that were released in the last year range from 25mm to 99mm. With a thickness of only 42.5 millimeters, the UE49KS8090's thickness is one of the thinnest amongst latest mid-size TVs.

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7 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

Like most of the other TVs that were released in the last 12 months, the UE49KS8090 is not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The UE49KS8090 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to the UE49KS8090 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Running Costs Are High

Whilst this mid-size TV is rated A for energy efficiency, the UE49KS8090 is one of the less economic to run recently released mid-size TVs that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the UE49KS8090 will cost £137 over 5 years to run.

Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other mid-size TVs that came out in the last year, the Samsung UE49KS8090 does not feature OLED technology.

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Only Has One Smart Mode

The number of smart modes found on the UE49KS8090 is more than most similar spec televisions that came out in the last 12 months. The most frequently found smart mode is Game, but this smart mode is not found on this Samsung TV. The smart modes Movie|Natural|Sports are also found on this TV.

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The UE49KS8090 is fairly heavy (15 kilograms) compared to most of the other comparable spec televisions that were released around the same time as the UE49KS8090. Across all the recently released mid-size TVs the weights range from 1kg to 36kg.

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Fairly High Annual Energy Consumption

The lowest annual energy consumption of similar spec TVs that have been available for a comparable time to the UE49KS8090 is 37kWh, the highest is 200kWh, and the average annual energy consumption is 80kWh. The UE49KS8090 has one of the higher annual energy consumptions (117 kilowatt hours) amongst mid-size TVs of this age.

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Screen Size
HD Type
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Technology
Aspect Ratio
Display Diagonal
Graphics Resolution
TV Tuner
Auto Channel Search Feature
Digital Signal Format System
Twin Tuner
Smart TV
Smart TV Features
Internet Browser
Timeshift Feature
Built-In Subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
Built-In Speaker
Audio Decoding Technology
Ports & Interfaces
Common Interface Plus
Ethernet LAN Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
USB 2.0 Port
Consumer Electronics Control
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
WiFi Connection
WLAN-Ready Connection
Bluetooth Connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Direct Connection
Management Features
On/off Timer
Smart Mode
Picture in Picture Function
Electronic Programme Guide
On Screen Display Language
Video Format
Audio Format
Teletext Function
Extended PVR
Local Dimming
Voice Control
USB Recording
Subtitles Function
Satellite Channel Router (SatCR) Compatible
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LED Indicator
Peak Luminance Ratio
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
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AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
DLNA Certificate
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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £134.60
Electricity cost when on standby £1.83
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Total running cost over 5 years £136.43
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the Samsung UE49KS8090uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Energy Rating
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.68 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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