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23 Reasons For
Good Product Quality
Some customers who reviewed it agreed that it was good quality. This year D & D wrote on Amazon “This is an excellent Tv with excellent top range picture quality”. Dr Joanna Bredski wrote on Amazon also this year “It was worth it as freesat works a treat and the picture quality is great” in their Samsung UE49KU6400 review. In August G.d.arora wrote “Best picture quality /features and sound”.
Good Picture Quality
Several Samsung UE49KU6400 owners who reviewed the product reckoned that it had good picture quality. This month D & D wrote “This is an excellent Tv with excellent top range picture quality” in their review of the Samsung UE49KU6400 and gave the product a rating of 4 stars. Dr Joanna Bredski mentioned “It was worth it as freesat works a treat and the picture quality is great” in their review of the Samsung UE49KU6400. G.d.arora wrote on Amazon in August this year “Best picture quality /features and sound” in their Samsung UE49KU6400 review and rated it 5 stars.
A few Samsung UE49KU6400 reviewers who bought it thought it was good value for money. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon this year “Great tv the 4K along with the 65"display make it one of the best TVs I've owned and definitely make worth the money, brilliant sound quality” in their review of this TVs. K S wrote in their Samsung UE49KU6400 review on Amazon “Good TV for a very good price”. This year Rakesh Radhakrishnan wrote on Amazon “HDR TV for great price”.
Easy to Use
A number of Samsung UE49KU6400 owners agreed that it was easy to setup. Amazon Customer rated it 5 stars and wrote “Easy to set up”. Dr Joanna Bredski wrote on Amazon a few weeks ago “It was slightly tricky to set up and I did have to phone Samsung for support.”.
One customer mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to use. This year K S and said in their review on Amazon “If someone loves to have great control over settings, then you'd be disappointed by what is on offer”. One person said in their reviews that this TVs had a good experience. This year K S mentioned in their review of the Samsung UE49KU6400 “The standard ones already provide a great experience”.
A Best Selling Television
According to Amazon sales data, the UE49KU6400 is one the most popular television currently on the market.
On average Samsung mid-size TVs have excellent reviews compared to other brands as do all TVs built by Samsung.
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Good Sound Quality
A few customers who purchased this TVs thought it had good sound quality. Amazon Customer gave the Samsung UE49KU6400 a score of 99 out of 100 and said this year “Definitely make worth the money, brilliant sound quality and easy functionality make it a great addition to the home”. Amazon Customer also wrote “Very stylish, easy to set up, great sound and amazing picture.a fantastic mid size television”. In August this year G.d.arora wrote “Great sound quality as well” and scored the Samsung UE49KU6400 99 out of 100.
A few Samsung UE49KU6400 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that it was good looking. Amazon Customer wrote “Very stylish, easy to set up, great sound” in their review of this TVs. Steven Mckeon gave it a score of 99 out of 100 and he said this month “The Amazon 4K is beautiful to watch”. Theroux scored the product 4 stars and said “However, after selecting the "Cinema" mode and making the calibration adjustments that I read about online the TV became, well, pretty great”.
Owner Reviews Are Average
People who bought this television rated this TV 79 out of 100 on average.
4K Ultra HD HD Type
The highest display resolution of the UE49KU6400 is 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.
This TV's display resolution (4K Ultra HD) is actually the best display resolution amongst all mid-size TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the UE49KU6400.
Amongst comparable types of TV the worst display resolution is HD Ready.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 4K Ultra HD TVs currently available including because of it's better review score, the UE40JU6465[pl_2899661_price], or the UE40JU6410[pl_2899172_price] both from Samsung or the LG 40UF7707[plb_2940851_price].
A few people mentioned in their reviews that it was good in terms of HDMI connections. P. Williams said in their review of the Samsung UE49KU6400 “Modern TVs that's what sound bars are for & this TV has a HDMI ARC port for this aswell”. A few weeks ago Theroux wrote in their Samsung UE49KU6400 review on Amazon “Let me clarify on the 55" set there are definitely only 3 HDMI inputs” and rated this TVs 4 stars.
One customer mentioned that the product was wifi compatible. This year Troy K. mentioned on Amazon “Watching 4K on you tube is awsome and wifi is so easy to setup.”.
Good Technical Features
A number of Samsung UE49KU6400 owners concluded that the product had good features. Alistair mentioned on Amazon “All smart features are very good”. G.d.arora scored the product 99 out of 100 and wrote in August this year “Best picture quality /features and sound” in their Samsung UE49KU6400 review.
Good High Def TV
A few customers said in their reviews that the Samsung UE49KU6400 was good at displaying high definition TV. G.d.arora wrote on Amazon “Great picture quality, HD” in their review. K S mentioned on Amazon this month “Very good HD quality and decent upscaling on SD” in their Samsung UE49KU6400 review.
One person who bought the product mentioned that it was thin. In August P. Williams rated it 80 out of 100 and mentioned “That can be said for most slim”.
Good Standard Def TV
One Samsung UE49KU6400 reviewer who reviewed this TVs considered that it was good at displaying standard definition TV. K S said “Very good HD quality and decent upscaling on SD”.
One person who purchased the Samsung UE49KU6400 thought it was good for making skype calls. Troy K. mentioned “If you are expecting to get SKYPE on your smart TV (”.
£57.68 Price Drop
The UE49KU6400 has dropped in price by £57.68 in the last month.
Has a WiFi Connection
The UE49KU6400 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to the UE49KU6400 also have a WiFi connection.
There are a number of alternative televisions with a WiFi connection currently available which you might also want to consider including because of it's better review score, the 42LY760[pl_2591476_price], the 49UF7767[pl_2871900_price], or the 32LF632[pl_2824024_price] all from LG.
The UE49KU6400 is Smart TV, as are most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for a comparable time to the UE49KU6400.
We compared all the other Smart TV televisions to this TV and we think the 42LY760[pl_2591476_price], the 49UF7767[pl_2871900_price], and the 32LF632[pl_2824024_price] all from LG which has a better Rating is also worth considering.
2160p Video Mode
The UE49KU6400 supports a better video mode than most mid-size TVs that were launched more than a year ago. This Samsung television supports a 2160p video mode, whereas most similar spec televisions that are a comparable age to it support a 1080p video mode.
A 2160p video mode is actually the best supported video mode across all similar spec TVs that were launched around the same time as the UE49KU6400.
The worst supported video mode across comparable types of TV is 480i.
Supports One Image Format
The UE49KU6400 has a greater number of image formats than most mid-size TVs that have been available for a comparable time to it. This TV supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by TVs that have been around for more than a year.
Features One Video App
The Samsung UE49KU6400 has a greater number of video apps than most TVs of this age and type. The most frequently featured video app is YouTube, but this video app is not featured on this Samsung TV. The video apps NetFlix|YouTube are also featured on this television.
The thicknesses of mid-size TVs that were launched more than a year ago range from 7mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 63mm. At only 55.2 millimeters, the UE49KU6400 has a quite thin thickness compared to most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as the UE49KU6400.
If you are not worried about having a thicker thickness then you might also want to consider the 49LF632[pl_2824560_price] (55.1mm), the 40LF630[pl_2823137_price] (55.3mm), or the 32LF632[pl_2824024_price] (55.3mm) all from LG which also has a higher Rating.
11 Reasons Against
Poor Smart TV Features
One Samsung UE49KU6400 reviewer who reviewed this TVs reckoned that it was not good for watching TV catchup services. One Samsung UE49KU6400 owner who reviewed this TVs thought it did not have good apps. Jnew mentioned “Limited catch up tv apps” in their Samsung UE49KU6400 review and gave the Samsung UE49KU6400 a rating of 1 stars.
Not 3D Compatible
The UE49KU6400 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other mid-size TVs that came out more than a year ago are also not 3D compatible.
If you are looking for a TV that is 3D compatible then you might also want to look at the UE48H6800[pl_2451484_price], or the UE40JU7000[pl_2823162_price] both from Samsung or the Panasonic TX-40AX630[plb_2538312_price].
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Most TVs of a similar spec and age to the UE49KU6400 do not have a built-in camera. The UE49KU6400 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.
We think you might also be interested in other TVs which also have a built-in camera including the LG 47LB656[plb_3022403_price].
Pricey Compared to Other Televisions That Were Launched More Than a Year Ago
We think this television looks expensive for a TV of a comparable age and type. We checked 362 televisions that were launched more than a year ago and they range in price from £119 to £1,399.
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Only Supports One Audio Format
The number of audio formats supported by the UE49KU6400 is more than most comparable spec televisions that have been on the market for more than a year. This TV supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most frequently supported audio format supported by comparable spec televisions that have been on the market for a similar time to the UE49KU6400.
Only Features One App
The UE49KU6400 has a greater number of lifestyle apps than most televisions that came out around the same time as it. This Samsung TV features a Samsung Smart View app, which is the most commonly featured app featured on comparable spec televisions that have been available for a similar time to the UE49KU6400.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The Samsung UE49KU6400 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to the UE49KU6400 also do not feature OLED technology.
High Running Costs
Whilst this television has an energy efficiency classification of A, the average 5 year running cost of the UE49KU6400 is £143 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which makes it one of the less economic to run similar spec TVs that have been available for more than a year.
At 14.4 kilograms, the UE49KU6400 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for more than a year. The average weight of mid-size TVs that have been available for around the same time as the UE49KU6400 is 9.2kg, and the weights range from 3.6kg to 20kg.
Only One RF Port
The Samsung UE49KU6400 is a one RF port TV. Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to the UE49KU6400 have between one and two RF ports.
Very High Annual Energy Consumption
Across all the TVs of this age and spec the annual energy consumptions range from 26kWh to 170kWh, and the average annual energy consumption is 76kWh. At 123 kilowatt hours, the UE49KU6400 has a fairly high annual energy consumption compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that are a similar age to the UE49KU6400.
1 Other reason to consider the Samsung UE49KU6400
Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when this mid-size TV was released.
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Smart TV Applications
Catch up TV: BBC iPlayer, ITV Player, All 4, My5 - Streaming: Netflix, Amazon Prime - App store: Samsung TV Apps - Custom homepage - Full internet browser - Social media: Facebook, Twitter, YouTube - Gaming apps
Samsung UE49KU6400 Smart 4k Ultra HD HDR 49" LED TV - Standard remote control - User manual - E-manual - AC power cable - Battery
Great tv the 4K along with the 65"display make it one of the best TVs I've owned and definitely make worth the money, brilliant sound quality and easy functionality make it a great addition to the... Read more…
A decent TV at a fair price. When I first plugged it in and viewed the "standard" and "natural" picture profiles I was honestly not impressed. The picture was blown out and there was way too much... Read more…
Excellent Tv for the money even better with a sound bar. Watching 4K on you tube is awsome and wifi is so easy to setup... But if you are expecting to get SKYPE on your smart TV ( and let's be... Read more…
Excellent picture I would have given it 5 stars but for the lack of a headphone socket so I can use my audio transmitter. It does say in the specs that it has one but I contacted Samsung and it... Read more…
I can't comment on the quality of the picture/sound etc., as I have decided not to purchase yet. However, the one star refers to catch up Tv facilities. I've just spoken to Samsung support and... Read more…