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Samsung UE48HU7500

48" 4K Flat Mar 2014
B
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D Screen Shape Release Date £165.27 Electricity cost over 5 years
Four industry awards
Reasonably priced
Good high def TV
25 Reviews + 4 Awards
hardware.info Silver Award avforums.com Highly Recommended Trusted Reviews Recommended hdtvtest.co.uk Highly Recommended

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Reviews

Four Industry Awards

The writers at two expert review sites both concluded that this 4K and 8K TV was very good. This TV received a "Highly Recommended" award from both Hdtvtest.co.uk and Avforums.com.

In addition, the writer at website Trusted Reviews gave this Samsung TV a "Recommended" award, confirming their endorsement and it received a "Silver Award" from review website Hardware.info.

Expert Reviews Are Good

On average, based on thirteen expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews, Techradar and Digital Versus the average expert rating of this TV is 86%.

Samsung Has Excellent Reviews for Its Televisions

Based on 47,290 expert and owner reviews (including 11,240 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent ratings for its TVs. Samsung also has excellent ratings specifically for its 4K and 8K TVs. 96% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Price

Reasonably Priced

Four owners who reviewed the Samsung UE48HU7500 concluded that it was good value for money. Three years ago Expertreviews.co.uk gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5 and mentioned on expert review site Expert Reviews “A great-looking 4K TV at a reasonable price.”. Expert review site T3.com said in the same month “It's the more affordable Samsung 65HU7500 that piques our interest” in their review of this TV. Expert website Stuff.tv mentioned in the same month “And it's affordable for 4K, too” in their review of this TV.


Energy

Running Costs Are OK

The energy efficiency rating of this TV is B, and the average running cost of the UE48HU7500 is £166 over 5 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 320 TVs of this type and age.


Design

Gorgeous Design

Two owners mentioned in their reviews that the product was well designed. Website Avforums.com wrote “Gorgeous design” and gave this TV a score of 5 stars out of 5. Three years ago website T3.com rated it 80 out of 100 and mentioned in their review of this TV “Remarkably minimal design”.

Two owners who reviewed it concluded that it was good looking. Three years ago expert review site T3.com mentioned in their review of this TV “While the elegantly curved Samsung 65HU8500 makes a suitably flashy flagship for the brand's UHD fleet”. Expert website Stuff.tv scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and wrote “Open Gallery This is a gorgeous TV that pretty much ticks every box”.

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Good Product Quality

Two customers who bought it agreed that it was good quality. Three years ago expert website Trustedreviews.com said “At least when they're underpinned by the sort of outstanding picture quality foundations offered by the UE48HU7500” in their review of this TV. Peter Arnold gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100 and he wrote “Sound is a bit shallow so I would say the addition of a good quality sound bar is a necessity” in his review of this TV.


Features

Features and Connectivity

Four owners concluded that the product had good features. Website Avforums.com rated it 5 stars out of 5 and said in their review of this TV three years ago “Truckloads of smart features”. Stuff.tv wrote “Good range of smart features” and scored the product 5 stars out of 5. Three years ago website T3.com said “Features and connectivity”.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was March 2014 when this TV was released.


Display

Good High Def TV

Four people concluded that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Expert website Avforums.com gave it the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and wrote “We've already spent some quality time with the 55-inch HU7500, now it's time to see how the 48HU7500 carries the Ultra HD resolution in its smaller chassis” in their Samsung UE48HU7500 review. Expert website Techradar.com mentioned “Choosing to buy a thoroughly future-proof Ultra HD 4K telly is a big step in more ways than one” in their review of this TV. Three years ago expert website Whathifi.com said “4K Ultra HD TV isn't exactly new anymore.”.

Colours Motion

Three owners thought the Samsung UE48HU7500 had good colour saturation. Website Avforums.com scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and wrote in their review of this TV “Colours near perfect”. Digital Versus mentioned “Accurate colours in Cinema mode (average Delta 3.3”.

Two owners who bought the product agreed that it had a good contrast ratio. Digital Versus said “Good contrast ratio 2520 1” in their review of this TV. Website Avforums.com mentioned “Excellent black levels and contrast”.

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Has a Wide Color Enhancer

The UE48HU7500 has a wide color enhancer, as do most of the other televisions of this type and age.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The UE48HU7500 has a 2D-3D converter, as do most of the other televisions of this age and type.

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48 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 48 inch TV.

If you want a larger display diagonal then you might want to look at the LG 55UF950 (£929) (55") which is also higher rated.

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Smart TV

Good Smart TV

Two owners mentioned in their reviews that the Samsung UE48HU7500 had great smart functions.

Supports Timeshift

The UE48HU7500 supports timeshift. Most of the other TVs of a similar age and spec to this TV also support timeshift.

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Supports Interactive TV

The UE48HU7500 supports interactive TV, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to this television.

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Supports Internet TV

The UE48HU7500 supports internet TV. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also support internet TV.

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Supports Smart TV

The Samsung UE48HU7500 supports Smart TV. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a similar time to this TV also support Smart TV.

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Supports Two Video Apps

The Samsung UE48HU7500 has a greater number of video apps than most TVs of a similar age and spec to it. This television supports a YouTube video apps, which is the most commonly supported video apps supported by televisions of this type and age.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The UE48HU7500 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been available for around the same time as this TV.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Samsung UE48HU7500 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Bluetooth

The UE48HU7500 supports Bluetooth. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also support Bluetooth.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UE48HU7500 supports Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a similar time to this TV.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The Samsung UE48HU7500 has an ethernet port. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV also have an ethernet port.

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Audio

Six Loudspeakers

Most TVs of this spec and age have between 1 and 19 loudspeakers, including the Samsung UE48HU7500 which has six loudspeakers.

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Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The UE48HU7500 has a built-in subwoofer, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as this television.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

With an RMS rated power of 60 Watts, the Samsung UE48HU7500 has one of the higher RMS rated powers amongst 4K and 8K TVs of this age. The lowest RMS rated power of similar spec TVs that have been around for a comparable time to this television is 8W, the highest is 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 28W.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The Samsung UE48HU7500 has an auto volume leveler, as do most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to this TV.

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Packaging Content

Has a Mounting Kit

The UE48HU7500 has a mounting kit, as do most of the other televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as this television.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The UE48HU7500 has a pair of 3D glasses included. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to this television also have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Has a Desktop Stand Included

The UE48HU7500 has a desktop stand included, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to this TV.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The UE48HU7500 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), as do most of the other TVs of this spec and age.

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Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The Samsung UE48HU7500 has a common interface (CI) slot. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as this television also have a common interface (CI) slot.

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Performance

Features Motion Control

The UE48HU7500 features motion control, as do most of the other TVs of this type and age.

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Supports Face Detection

The UE48HU7500 supports face detection. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released around the same time as this TV also support face detection.

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Features Extended PVR

The Samsung UE48HU7500 features extended PVR. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV also feature extended PVR.

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Supports 24p

The UE48HU7500 supports 24p, as do most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to this TV.

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Supports BD Wise

The UE48HU7500 supports BD Wise. Most of the other TVs that are a comparable age to this television also support BD Wise.

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Features Voice Control

The Samsung UE48HU7500 features voice control. Most of the other similar spec televisions that came out around the same time as this TV also feature voice control.

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Has a Game Mode

The Samsung UE48HU7500 has a game mode. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for more than two years also have a game mode.

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Features Local Dimming

The UE48HU7500 features local dimming, as do most of the other TVs of this type and age.

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Certificates

Green (Eco) Compliant

The UE48HU7500 is green (Eco) compliant. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this television also are green (Eco) compliant.

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Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The Samsung UE48HU7500 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for more than two years also have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The UE48HU7500 supports Picture-In-Picture. Most of the other similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to this television also support Picture-In-Picture.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Samsung UE48HU7500 supports Picture-in-Picture. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for a comparable time to this TV also support Picture-in-Picture.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The UE48HU7500 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Weight & Dimensions

Quite Thin

The UE48HU7500 has one of the thinner depths (only 35.5 millimeters) amongst 4K and 8K TVs of this age. The depths of TVs of this spec and age range from 10mm to 100mm.

Other TVs with a thicker depth that you might want to look at include the Samsung UE55HU7500 (£529.99) (35.2mm).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue48hu7500zxzt, samsungtv ue48hu7500, samsung ue48hu7500t, ue48hu7500lxxn, samsung 1000hz
Barcodes 08806086114004, 08806086123815, 08806086152310, 08806086212793, 08806086216364, 08806086296960

Samsung UE48HU7500 Review Sources

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