On average, based on 20 owner reviews this television has an overall owner rating of 90 out of 100.
Samsung Has Good Reviews for Its TVs
Samsung has good average ratings for its 4K and 8K TVs as well as across its entire TV range compared to other brands.
Three RF Inputs
Most of the other recently released 4K and 8K TVs only have between one and two RF inputs, however the UE43KS7500 has three RF inputs.
Just Released Seven Months Ago
This 4K and 8K TV was only released seven months ago, so it is likely to use better technology than some of the older televisions.
Supports Smart TV
Like most of the other TVs that were launched in the last 12 months, the Samsung UE43KS7500 supports smart TV.
There are a number of alternative televisions which support smart TV currently available that you might also want to look at including cheaper TVs such as the Samsung UE55KU6500[plb_3346959_price], the LG 49UH668[plb_3349688_price], or the Sony KD-55XD8005[plb_3772194_price].
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Has a Wi-Fi
The UE43KS7500 has a wi-Fi. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a similar time to the UE43KS7500 also have a wi-Fi.
We compared this TV to all the other TVs with a wi-Fi and we think cheaper TVs such as the Samsung UE55KU6500[plb_3346959_price], the LG 49UH668[plb_3349688_price], and the Sony KD-55XD8005[plb_3772194_price] is also worth considering.
2160p Supported Video Modes
This TV supports a 720p|1080p|2160p supported video modes, which is the most frequently supported supported video modes on TVs that are a comparable age to it.
Three USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys
The Samsung UE43KS7500 has more USB 2.0 ports quantitys than most of the TVs that are a comparable age to the UE43KS7500. Most of the latest TVs only have between one and two USB 2.0 ports quantitys, however this Samsung TV has three USB 2.0 ports quantitys.
Quite High RMS Rated Power
The Samsung UE43KS7500 has one of the higher RMS rated powers (40 Watts) amongst comparable spec TVs of this age. The lowest RMS rated power of televisions that were launched in the last 12 months is 7W and the highest is 120W.
Supports Twenty-One Video Formats Supporteds
The UE43KS7500 has a greater number of video formats than most televisions that have been available for the last year. This TV supports an MKV video formats supported, which is the most commonly supported video formats supported supported by new comparable spec televisions. The video formats supporteds "3GP", "ASF", "AVI", "DIVX", "FLV", "M2TS", "MOV", "MP4", "MPEG", "MPG", "MTS", "RMVB", "SVI", "TP", "TRP", "TS", "VOB", "VRO", "WEBM" and "WMV" are also supported by this television.
MP4 stands for Moving Pictures Expert Group 4.
WMV stands for Windows Media Video.
AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave.
Supports Four Image Formats Supporteds
The number of image formats supported by the UE43KS7500 is more than most latest 4K and 8K TVs. This TV supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most frequently supported image formats supported supported by 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the UE43KS7500. The image formats supporteds "BMP", "MPO" and "PNG" are also supported by this television.
Very Low Annual Energy Consumption
4K and 8K TVs that came out around the same time as the UE43KS7500 have annual energy consumptions of between 59kWh and 420kWh. With an annual energy consumption of only 97 kilowatt hours, the UE43KS7500 has a fairly low annual energy consumption compared to most of the other recently released 4K and 8K TVs.
Across all the similar spec TVs that were launched around the same time as the UE43KS7500 the weights range from 7.6kg to 59kg. At only 10.3 kilograms, the UE43KS7500 is quite light compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to the UE43KS7500.
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Price Has Increased by £137.00
In the last week the price of the UE43KS7500 has increased by £137.00.
Like most of the other recently released televisions, the UE43KS7500 is not 3D.
If you would prefer a television that is 3D then you might want to look at the LG 55UH850[plb_3339540_price].
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The UE43KS7500 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released in the last year also do not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The Samsung UE43KS7500 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other TVs that are a comparable age to the UE43KS7500 also do not feature OLED technology.
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Only Supports Thirteen Audio Formats Supporteds
The number of audio formats supported by the UE43KS7500 is more than most TVs that have been around for around the same time as it. This TV supports an MP3 audio formats supported, which is the most commonly supported audio formats supported supported by 4K and 8K TVs that were released in the last year. The audio formats supporteds "AAC", "AIFF", "ALAC", "APE", "FLAC", "M4A", "MID", "MIDI", "MPA", "OGG", "WAV" and "WMA" are also supported by this television.
The average depth of TVs that have been around for the last year is 63mm. At 83.1 millimeters, the Samsung UE43KS7500 has a quite thick depth compared to most of the other recently released comparable spec TVs.
If you are not bothered about having a thicker depth then you might also want to look at the Samsung UE55KU6500[plb_3346959_price] (97.2mm and cheaper), or the Philips 55PUS6401[plb_3314326_price] (85mm and cheaper).
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Running Costs Are Average
This Samsung TV is rated A for energy efficiency, and the average running cost of the UE43KS7500 is £114 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 389 latest 4K and 8K TVs.
4K Ultra HD HD Type
The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for the last year. 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 this TV over 5 years will generate 0.57 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 15 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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