Samsung UE49KS7000 vs Samsung UE49KS8000

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Samsung UE49KS7000
Samsung UE49KS8000

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
1.8mm thinner Edit
The Samsung UE49KS7000 is a 43.4mm thick TV, whereas the Samsung UE49KS8000 is a 45.2mm thick TV (1.8mm thicker). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

Lighter Edit
The Samsung UE49KS7000 has a weight of 14kg. That's 1kg lighter than the Samsung UE49KS8000 (15kg). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

£446 cheaper
The Samsung UE49KS7000 costs £649.00, whereas the Samsung UE49KS8000 is £1,094.95.
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE49KS7000 is "A", but the rating of the Samsung UE49KS8000 is "A".
5 Reasons For
A lot higher RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UE49KS8000 has an RMS rated power of 60W, but the Samsung UE49KS7000 is only a 40W RMS rated power TV (20W lower). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Available from 12 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE49KS8000 is "A", however the rating of the Samsung UE49KS7000 is "A".
Expert reviews are better
The Samsung UE49KS8000 has an average expert review score of 96%, however the Samsung UE49KS7000 has an average rating of 90% (based on 1 review).
User reviews are better
The Samsung UE49KS8000 has an average user review score of 90%, however the Samsung UE49KS7000 has an average rating of 83% (based on 32 reviews).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
A lot lower RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UE49KS7000 has an RMS rated power of 40W, whereas the Samsung UE49KS8000 is a 60W RMS rated power TV (20W higher). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Not as many stockists
Only 20 retailers sells the Samsung UE49KS7000, however 32 shops sell the Samsung UE49KS8000. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Lower expert review Score
The Samsung UE49KS7000 has an average expert rating of 90%, but the Samsung UE49KS8000 has an average expert rating of 96% (based on 1 review).
Lower user review Score
The Samsung UE49KS7000 has an average user rating of 83%, but the Samsung UE49KS8000 has an average user rating of 90% (based on 23 reviews).
3 Reasons Against
1.8mm thicker Edit
Samsung UE49KS8000 is 45.2mm thick, but the Samsung UE49KS7000 is a 43.4mm thick TV (1.8mm thinner). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

Heavier Edit
The Samsung UE49KS8000 is a 15kg heavy TV. That's 1kg heavier than the Samsung UE49KS7000 (15kg). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

£446 more expensive
The Samsung UE49KS8000 is more expensive than the Samsung UE49KS7000 by £445.95.

Awards

No awards found 1 Award
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

11 months Ago 11 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 134.60
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 134.60
Purchase price £ 649.00
Total cost of ownership £ 783.60
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 134.60
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 134.60
Purchase price £ 1,094.95
Total cost of ownership £ 1,229.55
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.67T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.67 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.67T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.67 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
49" 49"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
3D
 3D
 3D
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
200Hz 200Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Supported Video Modes
 2160p
 2160p
BEST
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
2100 2300
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 16:9
Display Diagonal (metric)
123cm 123cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
 Auto channel search
 Auto channel search
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Number of Tuners
2 2
Twin Tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Twin tuner

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Timeshift
 Timeshift
 Timeshift
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Video On Demand (VOD) Support
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Video on Demand (VOD) support
Operating System Installed
 Tizen
 Tizen
Screen Mirroring
 Screen mirroring
 Screen mirroring

Audio

Built-In Subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
40W 60W
BEST
Number of Loudspeakers
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Audio Decoders
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Plus

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
RF Ports Quantity
1 1
RS-232 Ports
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
3 3
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
4 4
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 1.3

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
 Browsing
 Browsing

Management Features

Smart Modes
 Game
 Game
Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
Auto Power Off
 Auto power off
 Auto power off
Number of OSD Languages
27 27

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 MP4
 H.265
 MP4
 H.265
Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Extended PVR
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Processor Cores
4 4
USB Recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB recording
Subtitles Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Subtitles function
Channel List Copy Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Channel list copy function
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

Design

LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

Smartphone Remote Support
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Smartphone remote support
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
84W 84W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
Annual Energy Consumption
117kWh 117kWh
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
170W
BEST
185W

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
43.4mm
BEST
45.2mm
Weight
14kg
BEST
15kg
Package Weight
19.3kg
BEST
21.4kg
Weight With Stand
14.4kg
BEST
17.1kg
Depth (with Stand)
233.2mm
BEST
345.2mm
Height (with Stand)
699mm
BEST
1,094.2mm
Width (with Stand)
1,089.1mm
BEST
1,094.2mm
Height
633.6mm 635.8mm
Width
1,089.1mm 1,094.2mm
Package Height
727mm
BEST
731mm
Package Width
1,190mm
BEST
1,245mm

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Desktop stand
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
TM1680A Unknown - Click to provide data
Mounting Kit
 Mounting kit
 Mounting kit
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Manual
 Manual
 Manual

Technical Details

Dolby Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
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