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55" Flat Jun 2016
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13 Reasons For

Two Industry Awards

Hardware.info gave this TV an "Ulitmate" award and Benchmark.pl gave it a "Great Product" award.

Excellent Expert Reviews

TV expert review website benchmark.pl scored this Samsung TV 96 out of 100. Experts think this TV is one of the very best new 4K and 8K TVs.

Samsung Has Good TV Reviews

Based on 22,708 expert and owner reviews, Samsung has good reviews for its TVs. Samsung also has good reviews specifically within its 4K and 8K TVs range.

Only Released Six Months Ago

This television has only been on the market for six months.

Supports Smart TV Features

Like most of the other recently released 4K and 8K TVs, the UE55KS8000 supports smart TV features.

We compared this television to all the other TVs which support smart TV features and we think the Samsung UE49KS8000[plb_3346963_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The UE55KS8000 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as the UE55KS8000 also have a WiFi connection.

Alternative televisions with a WiFi connection currently available which you might want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Samsung UE49KS8000[plb_3346963_price].

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LED Display Technology

The display technology of this TV is LED, which is typical of many 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for the last year.

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2160p Video Mode

This television supports a 2160p video mode, which is typical of many similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to it.

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Four Point One Loudspeakers

The UE55KS8000 is a four point one loudspeaker TV.

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Three USB 2.0 Ports

three USB 2.0 ports

Most of the other latest 4K and 8K TVs only have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, however the UE55KS8000 has three USB 2.0 ports.

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Four HDMI Ports

four HDMI ports

The UE55KS8000 is a four HDMI port television. Most of the other recently released comparable spec TVs have between one and four HDMI ports.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

The lowest RMS rated power of 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to the UE55KS8000 is 10W and the highest is 120W. With an RMS rated power of 60 Watts, the UE55KS8000 has one of the higher RMS rated power amongst 4K and 8K TVs of this age.

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Very Thin

The Samsung UE55KS8000 has a quite thin thickness (only 40.8 millimeters) compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to the UE55KS8000. The thinnest thickness of TVs that are a comparable age to the UE55KS8000 is 30mm, the thickest is 99mm, and the average thickness is 62mm.

If you would consider a TV with a thicker thickness then you might want to look at the Samsung UE49KS8000[plb_3346963_price] (45.2mm) which is also higher rated.

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5 Reasons Against

Price Increase of £146.00

The UE55KS8000 has increased in price by £146.00 in the last 58 days.

Not 3D Compatible

The Samsung UE55KS8000 is not 3D compatible, although it is worth noting that most of the other televisions that were released around the same time as the UE55KS8000 are also not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other TVs that came out in the last year, the UE55KS8000 does not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other similar spec televisions that were launched in the last year, the Samsung UE55KS8000 does not feature OLED technology.

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Only Mega Contrast Dynamic Contrast Ratio

This television has a Mega Contrast dynamic contrast ratio, which is the most commonly found dynamic contrast ratio on new 4K and 8K TVs.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Samsung UE55KS8000

4K Ultra HD HD Type

4K Ultra HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar 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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Running Costs Are Average

This Samsung television has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and the average 5 year running cost of the UE55KS8000 is £137 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 388 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for the last year.

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OLED Technology
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
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Display Resolution
Video Mode
Screen Format Adjustment
Aspect Ratio
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
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Display Technology
TV Tuner
Auto Channel Search Feature
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner
Tuner
Twin Tuner
Smart TV
Smart TV Features
Timeshift Feature
HbbTV
Video On Demand
Operating System
Screen Mirroring
Audio
Built-In Subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Built-In Speaker
Audio Decoder
Audio Decoding Technology
Ports & Interfaces
Common Interface Plus
Common Interface Connection
Ethernet LAN Port
RF Port
RS-232 Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Port
Consumer Electronics Control
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Networking
WiFi Connection
Bluetooth Connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Direct Connection
Network Browsing
Management Features
Smart Mode
Picture in Picture Function
On Screen Display
Electronic Programme Guide
ECO Mode
Auto Power Off
OSD Language
Performance
Video Format
Game Mode
Extended PVR
Local Dimming
Processor Core
USB Recording
Subtitles Function
Channel List Copy Function
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Design
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Ergonomics
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
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Energy Efficiency Class
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Certificates
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Weight (with Stand)
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Packaging Content
Desktop Stand
Battery Included
Handheld Remote Control
Mounting Kit
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Manual
Technical Details
Dolby Technology

2 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(2)
17 June 2016

Samsung's nieuwe KS8000 is een prachtige televisie. Zowel qua design, bouwkwaliteit als afwerking is de tv zeer overtuigend. Het gebruik van de one connect box zorgt er bovendien voor dat je geen...

Hardware.info

26 May 2016

Benchmark.pl

Je?eli kto? zastanawia? si? co nowego wnosz? 49-calowe wy?wietlacze Samsunga, to mam dla niego dobr? wiadomo??. Kontrast ANSI nowej 49-calowej matrycy modelu 49KS8000 wynosz?cy 4080:1 jest a? o... Read more…

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £136.20
Electricity cost when on standby
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Total running cost over 5 years £136.20
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Energy Rating
0.68T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.68 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 18 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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