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Samsung UE55JU6740
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Samsung UE55JU6740

55" Curved Apr 2015
Screen Size HD Type Screen Shape Smart TV Features Release Date
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7 Reasons For

Samsung Has Excellent TV Reviews

Large TVs produced by Samsung have excellent ratings on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all televisions (not just large TVs) and found that Samsung also has excellent ratings across its entire range.

4K Ultra HD HD Type

4K Ultra HD HD type

The display resolution of the this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on TVs of a comparable spec and age to 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.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The UE55JU6740 has a WiFi connection, as do most of the other televisions of this type and age.

There are a number of alternative TVs with a WiFi connection currently available which you might also want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Sony KDL-55W755 (£599.99).

We think you might also be interested in alternative TVs which also have a WiFi connection including the Grundig 55 VLX 8481, or the Samsung UE55J6200 (£624.17).

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Smart TV

The UE55JU6740 is Smart TV. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also are Smart TV.

If you are looking for a TV that is Smart TV then you might want to look at the UE60J6250 (£1,069.27), or the UE55J5570 both from Samsung or the Philips 55PFK6540 (£1,066.95).

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Four HDMI Ports

four HDMI ports

The UE55JU6740 is a four HDMI port television. Most of the other TVs of this type and age have between one and four HDMI ports.

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Three USB 2.0 Ports

three USB 2.0 ports

Most comparable spec televisions that were released more than a year ago have between one and three USB 2.0 ports, including the UE55JU6740 which has three USB 2.0 ports.

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Mega Contrast Dynamic Contrast Ratio

This television has a Mega Contrast dynamic contrast ratio, which is the most frequently found dynamic contrast ratio on TVs of a comparable type and age to it.

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4 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

Like most of the other TVs that are a comparable age to the UE55JU6740, the Samsung UE55JU6740 is not 3D compatible.

TVs which are 3D compatible that might be worth looking at include the 55PFK6510, or the 50PFK6510 both from Philips or the Panasonic TX-55CR850.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The UE55JU6740 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for a similar time to the UE55JU6740 also do not have a built-in camera.

It is worth considering other TVs which also have a built-in camera including the Samsung UE55JS8500 (£1,088.99) which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other large TVs that have been around for more than a year, the UE55JU6740 does not feature OLED technology.

There are a number of other TVs which also feature OLED technology which you might also want to look at including the LG 55EA975.

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Only Has One Smart Mode

The Samsung UE55JU6740 has a greater number of smart modes than most televisions of this type and age. The most commonly 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 television.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Samsung UE55JU6740

Average Running Costs

This TV is rated A+ for energy efficiency, and the average running cost of the UE55JU6740 is £135 over 5 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 288 large TVs that were launched more than a year ago.

Released Over a Year Ago

This television was released over a year ago.


Screen Size
HD Type
3D Compatible
Screen Shape
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Aspect Ratio
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
Display Diagonal
Graphics Resolution
TV Tuner
Auto Channel Search Feature
Digital Signal Format System
Smart TV
Smart TV Features
Internet Browser
Timeshift Feature
RMS Rated Power
Built-In Speaker
Dolby Technology
Audio Decoder
Audio Decoding Technology
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
Common Interface Connection
Ethernet LAN Port
RF Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Composite Video in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
DVI Port
PC in Port
Consumer Electronics Control
Mobile High-Definition Link
WiFi Connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Direct Connection
Management Features
Sleep Timer
On/off Timer
Smart Mode
Picture in Picture Function
On Screen Display
Electronic Programme Guide
OSD Language
Teletext Function
BD Wise Technology
Extended PVR
Local Dimming
Voice Control
LED Indicator
VESA Mounting
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Input Frequency
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Maximum Power Consumption
Input Voltage
DLNA Certificate
Weight & Dimensions
Package Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Packaging Height
Packaging Width
Packaging Content
Desktop Stand
Battery Included
Handheld Remote Control
Quick Start Guide
Warranty Card

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £133.00
Electricity cost when on standby £1.83
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Water price £per litre
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Total running cost over 5 years £134.83
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the Samsung UE55JU6740uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Energy Rating
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.67 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 18 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue55ju6740, samsung ue55ju6740u
Barcodes 00635131626531, 08806086655804, 08806086666404

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