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.
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.
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.
Four Point One Loudspeakers
The UE55KS8000 is a four point one loudspeaker TV.
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.
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.
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.
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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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.
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.
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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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.
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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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.68 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 18 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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