The display technology of this television is LED, which is typical of many latest televisions.
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2160p Video Mode
This television supports a 2160p video mode, which is typical of many TVs that came out around the same time as it.
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Not 3D Compatible
Most similar spec televisions that came out in the last year are not 3D compatible. The UE49KU6500 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.
TVs which are 3D compatible that might also be worth looking at include the LG 49UH850[plb_3348276_price].
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The Samsung UE49KU6500 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other latest similar spec televisions also do not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The UE49KU6500 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other televisions that were launched in the last 12 months also do not feature OLED technology.
Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency
The UE49KU6500 has a quite slow motion interpolation frequency (only 100 hertz) compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched in the last 12 months. The average motion interpolation frequency of similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to the UE49KU6500 is 570Hz.
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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 have been available for 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.
Running Costs Are Average
The energy efficiency classification of this television is A, and based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the UE49KU6500 is £143, which is typical compared to the other 388 latest TVs.
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Total running cost over 5 years
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.71 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 19 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
Previous and future annual running costs of the Samsung UE49KU6500 assuming future electricity price inflation of 0.0600% per year. Edit inflation assumptions