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4K Ultra HD HD Type
The display resolution of the this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many TVs that have been around for a comparable time 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.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 4K Ultra HD TVs currently available including the Samsung UE50KU6079 which has a better Rating.
Just Released Six Months Ago
This Samsung television is one of the most recent TVs to be released. This means it is likely to have better features than some of the older TVs.
Like most of the other TVs that came out in the last 12 months, the UE55KU6079 is Smart TV.
Other Smart TVs currently available that you might want to look at include the Samsung UE50KU6079 which has a better Rating.
Has a WiFi Connection
Like most of the other TVs that have been available for around the same time as the UE55KU6079, the Samsung UE55KU6079 has a WiFi connection.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative TVs with a WiFi connection currently available including because of it's better review score, the Samsung UE50KU6079.
Two RF Ports
The UE55KU6079 is a two RF port TV. Most of the other large TVs that have been available for a comparable time to the UE55KU6079 have between one and two RF ports.
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Quite Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency
With a motion interpolation frequency of 1,300 hertz, the Samsung UE55KU6079 has a quite fast motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other TVs that have been around for a comparable time to the UE55KU6079. Large TVs that have been around for around the same time as the UE55KU6079 have motion interpolation frequencies of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz.
Has One Smart Mode
The Samsung UE55KU6079 has a greater number of smart modes than most comparable spec televisions that are a similar age to it. The most commonly found smart mode is Game, but this smart mode is not found on this Samsung TV. The smart modes Game|Movie|Sports are also found on this television.
Supports One Audio Format
The number of audio formats supported by the Samsung UE55KU6079 is more than most large TVs that were launched in the last 12 months. The most frequently supported audio format is MP3, but this audio format is not supported by this TV. The audio formats AAC|AIFF|ALAC|APE|FLAC|MIDI|MP3|Vorbis|WAV|WMA are also supported by this television.
With a weight of only 15 kilograms, the UE55KU6079 is fairly light compared to most of the other large TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the UE55KU6079. Across all the new TVs the weights range from 1.2kg to 44kg, and the average weight is 21kg.
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Expert Reviews Are Average
This TV received a score of 68 out of 100 from TV expert review site PC Welt.de.
Not 3D Compatible
Like most of the other large TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the UE55KU6079, the UE55KU6079 is not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The UE55KU6079 does not have a built-in camera, although this is within the context that most of the other large TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the UE55KU6079 also do not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The Samsung UE55KU6079 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth noting that most of the other latest similar spec TVs also do not feature OLED technology.
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Only Three HDMI Ports
Most televisions that were released in the last year have between one and four HDMI ports, including the UE55KU6079 which has three HDMI ports.
Quite Low RMS Rated Power
The lowest RMS rated power of similar spec televisions that were launched in the last year is 8W, the highest is 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 27W. At only 20 Watts, the Samsung UE55KU6079 has a quite low RMS rated power compared to most of the other TVs that have been available for a similar time to the UE55KU6079.
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Running Costs Are OK
This Samsung television has an energy efficiency classification of A, and the UE55KU6079 is typical compared to the other 236 new large TVs that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the UE55KU6079 will cost £180 over 5 years to run.
At 63.2 millimeters, the UE55KU6079 has a pretty typical thickness compared to most of the other comparable spec TVs that were released in the last year.
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.89 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 23 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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