Large TVs manufactured by Samsung have excellent reviews on average compared to other manufacturers. We also checked the reviews for all televisions (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 typical of many new TVs. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
Just Released Five Months Ago
Samsung only released the UE50KU6079 five months ago. Newer televisions like this one are likely to use better technology.
Like most of the other large TVs that are a similar age to the UE50KU6079, the UE50KU6079 is Smart TV.
Has a WiFi Connection
The UE50KU6079 has a WiFi connection, as do most of the other large TVs that have been available for a comparable time to the UE50KU6079.
Supports One Audio Format
The number of audio formats supported by the UE50KU6079 is more than most large TVs that were launched in the last 12 months. The most commonly supported audio format is MP3, but this audio format is not supported by this Samsung television. The audio formats AAC|AIFF|ALAC|APE|FLAC|MIDI|MP3|Vorbis|WAV|WMA are also supported by this TV.
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The average weight of latest comparable spec TVs is 21kg. When compared to other comparable spec TVs that were launched around the same time as the UE50KU6079 that we have checked the weight of, the UE50KU6079's weight of only 12.2 kilograms is one of the lightest.
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Not 3D Compatible
The UE50KU6079 is not 3D compatible, although it is worth noting that most of the other large TVs that were launched in the last year are also not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Like most of the other large TVs that have been around for around the same time as the UE50KU6079, the UE50KU6079 does not have a built-in camera.
Only One Loudspeaker
The Samsung UE50KU6079 is a one loudspeaker TV.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Most TVs that have been available for the last year do not feature OLED technology. The UE50KU6079 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.
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Average Running Costs
This television is rated A for energy efficiency, and the average running cost of the UE50KU6079 is £151 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 236 large TVs that came out in the last 12 months.
With a thickness of 63.2 millimeters, the UE50KU6079 has a relatively typical thickness compared to most of the other similar spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as the UE50KU6079.
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Total running cost over 5 years
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.75 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 20 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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