Samsung 4K and 8K TVs have good ratings on average and across all TVs Samsung is one of the superior brands.
Low Running Costs
This Samsung television has an energy efficiency rating of A. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the UE48JU6480 is £105, which makes it one of the cheaper to run TVs of a similar age and type.
Has a Wi-Fi
The UE48JU6480 has a wi-Fi, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released around the same time as the UE48JU6480.
We compared all the other TVs with a wi-Fi to this television and we think because of it's better review score, the Panasonic TX-55CXW754[plb_2870479_price] is also worth considering.
Supports Smart TV
Like most of the other TVs of this spec and age, the UE48JU6480 supports smart TV.
There are a number of other TVs which support smart TV currently available which you might want to look at including because of it's better review score, the Samsung UE55JU7590[plb_2866375_price].
Very Low Annual Energy Consumption
TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the UE48JU6480 have annual energy consumptions of between 61kWh and 550kWh, and the average annual energy consumption is 140kWh. The UE48JU6480 has a quite low annual energy consumption (only 89 kilowatt hours) compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for around the same time as the UE48JU6480.
At only 11.4 kilograms, the UE48JU6480 is quite light compared to most of the other TVs that are a comparable age to the UE48JU6480. Across all the 4K and 8K TVs that came out around the same time as the UE48JU6480 the weights range from 1.1kg to 98kg.
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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Like most of the other TVs that were launched around the same time as the UE48JU6480, the Samsung UE48JU6480 does not have a built-in camera.
Other TVs which also have a built-in camera that you might want to look at include the Samsung UN65JS9500[plb_2756557_price], or the LG 105UC9[plb_2828825_price] which also has a higher rating.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The UE48JU6480 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been available for around the same time as the UE48JU6480 also do not feature OLED technology.
We compared all the other TVs which also feature OLED technology to this television and we think the 55EG9609[pl_2899573_price], or the 65EG9609[pl_2938944_price] both from LG which is also higher rated is also worth considering.
Only Supports Fourteen Video Formats Supporteds
The UE48JU6480 has a greater number of video formats than most 4K and 8K TVs that came out around the same time as it. The most frequently supported video formats supported is AVI, but this video formats supported is not supported by this TV. The video formats supporteds DIVX, H.264, H.265, M-JPEG, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, MVC, RV, VC-1, VP6, VP8, VP9 and WMV are also supported by this television.
Only 802.11a Wi-Fi Standards
This TV supports an 802.11ac wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many 4K and 8K TVs that were released around the same time as it.
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4K Ultra HD HD Type
The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many TVs of this age and type. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
Released Over a Year Ago
Samsung released the UE48JU6480 over a year ago.
At 63.3 millimeters, the UE48JU6480 has a pretty typical depth compared to most of the other TVs that were launched more than a year ago.
TVs with a thicker depth that might be worth considering include the Samsung UE48JU6400[plb_2804979_price] (63.3mm).
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.52 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 14 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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