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Samsung UE55JU7000 vs Samsung UE55KS7000

Samsung UE55JU7000 vs Samsung UE55KS7000

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Samsung UE55JU7000
Samsung UE55KS7000

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
3D Edit
The Samsung UE55JU7000 is a 3D TV, however the Samsung UE55KS7000 is not 3D. Read more

‘3D’ describes whether the TV can display 3D movies and programmes. Requires compatible 3D glasses to properly function.

3D technology has become increasingly popular as the amount of 3D film and TV content has increased dramatically in recent years. All 3D TVs will also display regular 2D content and most will allow you to switch on and off the 3D effect on 3D content. 3D compatible TVs allow you to watch 3D content. For most TVs you will need to wear special glasses to see the 3D effect.

£70 cheaper
The Samsung UE55JU7000 costs £579.99, whereas the Samsung UE55KS7000 is £649.99.
£4.80 cheaper to run
The Samsung UE55JU7000 is £4.80 cheaper to run than the Samsung UE55KS7000 over five years. Read more
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE55JU7000 is "A+", but the rating of the Samsung UE55KS7000 is "A+".
6 Reasons For
20W higher RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UE55KS7000 has an RMS rated power of 40W, however the Samsung UE55JU7000 is only a 20W 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.

Two point one loudspeakers Edit
The Samsung UE55KS7000 is a two point one loudspeaker TV, whereas the Samsung UE55JU7000 only has two loudspeakers. Read more

The number of loudspeakers is the total number of speakers provided with the TV, either inside the TV casing or as external speakers.

A greater number of speakers will allow for better quality audio and different frequencies. Multiple external speakers will enable to the TV to play surround sound audio.

Vastly thinner Edit
The Samsung UE55KS7000 has a depth of 44.3mm, however the Samsung UE55JU7000 is a 67.4mm thick TV (23.1mm 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.

Available from 11 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE55KS7000 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Samsung UE55JU7000 is "A+".
Expert reviews are appreciably better
Based on 1 expert review, the Samsung UE55KS7000 has an average review score of 100%, whereas the Samsung UE55JU7000 has an average rating of 85% (based on 9 reviews).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
20W lower RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UE55JU7000 has an RMS rated power of 20W, whereas the Samsung UE55KS7000 is a 40W 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.

Only two loudspeakers Edit
The number of loudspeakers on the Samsung UE55JU7000 is two, but the Samsung UE55KS7000 only has two point one loudspeakers. Read more

The number of loudspeakers is the total number of speakers provided with the TV, either inside the TV casing or as external speakers.

A greater number of speakers will allow for better quality audio and different frequencies. Multiple external speakers will enable to the TV to play surround sound audio.

A lot thicker Edit
The Samsung UE55JU7000 is a 67.4mm thick TV, whereas the Samsung UE55KS7000 is a 44.3mm thick TV (23.1mm 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.

Not as many stockists
Only 6 sellers sells the Samsung UE55JU7000, however 17 sellers sell the Samsung UE55KS7000. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Over one year older
The Samsung UE55JU7000 is older than the Samsung UE55KS7000 by 15 months.
Appreciably Lower expert review Score
The Samsung UE55JU7000 has an average expert rating of 85%, but the Samsung UE55KS7000 has an average expert rating of 100% (based on 1 review).
3 Reasons Against
Not 3D Edit
The Samsung UE55KS7000 is not 3D, whereas the Samsung UE55JU7000 is 3D. Read more

‘3D’ describes whether the TV can display 3D movies and programmes. Requires compatible 3D glasses to properly function.

3D technology has become increasingly popular as the amount of 3D film and TV content has increased dramatically in recent years. All 3D TVs will also display regular 2D content and most will allow you to switch on and off the 3D effect on 3D content. 3D compatible TVs allow you to watch 3D content. For most TVs you will need to wear special glasses to see the 3D effect.

£70 more expensive
The Samsung UE55KS7000 is more expensive than the Samsung UE55JU7000 by £70.
4% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the Samsung UE55KS7000 costs £138.03 to run which is £4.80 more to run than the Samsung UE55JU7000. Show assumptions.

Awards

3 Awards
avforums.com: Recommended
benchmark.pl: Good Product
hdtvtest.co.uk: Highly Recommended
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

No reviews found

Date Released

25 months Ago 10 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 131.40
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 133.23
Purchase price £ 579.99
Total cost of ownership £ 713.22
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 136.20
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 138.03
Purchase price £ 649.99
Total cost of ownership £ 788.02
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.66T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.66 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.69T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.69 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
55" 55"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
3D Type
 Active
 Active
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
2D-3D Converter
 2D-3D converter
Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 200Hz
Noise Reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Noise reduction
Motion Interpolation Technology
 Auto Motion Plus
 Auto Motion Plus
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
BEST
Supported Video Mode
 2160p
BEST
 2160p
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
1300 2100
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 LED
 OLED
 QLED
 LED
 OLED
 QLED
BEST
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 16:9
Display Diagonal (metric)
138cm 138cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160

Audio

Built-In Subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
20W 40W
BEST
Loudspeaker
2 2
BEST
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby MS11
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby MS11

Smart TV

Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring
Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
Timeshift
 Timeshift
 Timeshift

Design

LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators
Colour
 Black
 Black

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
82W
BEST
85W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
114kWh
BEST
118kWh
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
218W 180W
BEST

Certificates

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

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
 Auto channel search
 Auto channel search
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-C
 DVB-T2
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-C
 DVB-T2
Tuner
2tuner(s) 2tuner(s)

Performance

Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
Video Formats Supported
 H.265
 H.265
BD Wise
 BD Wise
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Formats Supported
 DSS
 MP4
 AC3
 3GPP
 3GP
 DSS
 MP4
 AC3
 3GPP
 3GP
Voice Control
 Voice control
Unknown - Click to provide data
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
24p
 24p
Unknown - Click to provide data
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Subtitles
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Subtitles
Ambient Light Sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ambient light sensor
Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
Processor Cores
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
Channel List Copy Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Channel list copy function
High Dynamic Range (HDR) 1000
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High Dynamic Range (HDR) 1000

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand Included
 Desktop stand included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Mounting Kit
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mounting kit
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data TM1680A
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11ac
 802.11a
BEST
 802.11ac
 802.11a
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Browsing

Management Features

Auto Power Off System
 Auto power off system
 Auto power off system
Smart Modes
 Natural
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
 Natural
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
On/Off Timer
 On/Off timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of OSD Languages
27 27

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
67.4mm 44.3mm
BEST
Weight
15.4kg
BEST
17.2kg
Package Weight
23.6kg 23.3kg
BEST
Weight With Stand
18.2kg 17.6kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
277.7mm 233.1mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
770.5mm
BEST
775.5mm
Width (with Stand)
1,242.6mm 1,225mm
BEST
Height
718.3mm 710mm
Width
1,242.6mm 1,225mm
Package Height
812mm 807mm
BEST
Package Width
1,415mm 1,320mm
BEST

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI) Slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
 High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC in (D-Sub) Port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
RF Port
2 2
RS-232 Port
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
3 3
HDMI Port
4 4
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.3
RS-232C Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Technical Details

RF Input
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Dolby Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
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