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Samsung UE48JU7000

£849.00
£429.99 £419.01 cheaper than 26 days ago
48" 4K Ultra HD 1,000Hz Jun 2015
A
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D High Frequency Rate Release Date £112.39 Electricity cost over 5 years
Three industry awards
Good product quality
Good high def TV
24 Reviews + 3 Awards
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Reviews

Three Industry Awards

This TV received an Avforums.com "Recommended" award and it received an Hdtvtest.co.uk "Highly Recommended" award.

The expert at one other expert review site concluded that this television was good. This TV received a "Good Product" award from Benchmark.pl.

Good Expert Reviews

Based on eight expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Techradar, PC Advisor.co.uk and benchmark.pl the average expert rating of this TV is 85 out of 100.

Owner Reviews Are Excellent

Users have rated this TV as superb on average. 12 reviewers (80% of all reviewers) gave this television the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

Samsung Has Excellent TV Reviews

We checked 47,387 expert and owner reviews (including 11,240 verified purchases) for Samsung TVs and found that on average Samsung has excellent reviews. We also found that Samsung has excellent reviews specifically within its 4K and 8K TVs range. 96% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Good Product Quality

Eight owners thought it was good quality. Two years ago Techradar.com said in their review of this TV on expert review site Techradar “The two 2015-generation Samsung TVs we've seen prior to today have both blown us away with their amazing high dynamic range-powered picture quality”. Birmingham Nick wrote in their review of this TV on expert website Amazon last year “Use good quality HDMI cables when connecting to a 4K Blue-Ray player ( they should be designated "fast”. Kab53 said “The sound quality is pretty good for such a slim set - I have connected my old Yamaha sound bar to the TV.” in their review of this TV and gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5.

Not Robust

Two owners who reviewed it reckoned that it was not well made. Robpat67 wrote on expert review site Johnlewis.com two years ago “Minor things that have disappointed me slightly are the lack of a built in Skype camera” however despite that they gave this TV a rating of 5 stars out of 5. They also mentioned “You do need a soundbar with it for really good quality sound as the sound from the built in speakers is not particularly good quality - this was not unexpected” in their review.

Nice Design

Two customers who purchased it concluded that it was good looking. Two years ago Suedey said “I've had this TV for a few weeks now and I'm pretty happy with it” and rated it 5 stars out of 5.

Easy to Use

Three owners who reviewed this TV considered that it was easy to use the menus. Two years ago expert website Hdtvtest.co.uk said “With the appropriate settings, blacks are convincing, colours are natural, motion clarity is high, video processing is first-ra” in their review of the Samsung UE48JU7000. Birmingham Nick wrote “The picture is awsome and th 4K is pin sharp It pays to play around with the picture settings to fine tune things Turning of MPEG noise reduction”.

Two customers who reviewed it agreed that it was easy to setup. Robpat67 mentioned “It is easy to set up in its basic form”. Kab53 wrote on expert website Johnlewis.com “This TV is easy to set up on its smart stand”.

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Energy

OK Running Costs

The efficiency rating of this 4K and 8K TV is A. The UE48JU7000 has an average 5 year running cost of £113 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 460 TVs of a comparable spec and age.


Benefits

Great for Films

Two customers concluded that this TV was great for watching Netflix.


Price

Price Has Gone Down by £419.01 (49%)

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Reasonably Priced

Three people who purchased it reckoned that it was good value for money. Expert website Trustedreviews.com said in their review of this TV “Why is it so relatively cheap? As well as being substantiall”. Kab53 mentioned “However I linked my old VHS player, which I use from time to time, to the TV successfully with a cheap HDMI/scart converter”.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Two owners wrote in their reviews that the product was thin. Two years ago Shirl51 said on expert review site Johnlewis.com “The overall dimensions have not changed by much, due to the very slim surround this TV has compared with the old one”.

Average Depth

At 67.4 millimeters, the UE48JU7000 has a pretty average depth compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to this television.

If you are not worried about having a thicker depth then you might want to look at the Sony KD-55X8509 (£429.99) (60mm).

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Released Over Two Years Ago

It was June 2015 when this 4K and 8K TV was released.


Display

4K Ultra HD

4K Ultra HD

The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on TVs of this spec and age. 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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Good High Def TV

Three owners considered that the product was good at displaying high definition TV. Two years ago expert website Whathifi.com gave it the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and said “The Samsung UE48JU7000 sits in the middle tier of the Korean company's Ultra HD range”. In the same month expert website Avforums.com wrote “This 65-inch Ultra HD TV sits in Samsung's current mid-range of 4K televisions, with December 2015 online prices somewhere between £1750”.

Good 3D Picture Quality

Five people who reviewed it thought it had a good 3D picture quality. Samsungowner2015 scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and said “3D blu-ray) is great fun”. Anna C wrote “Superb 3D” in her review of this TV. Birmingham Nick said on expert review site Amazon “Excellent picture - pin sharp 4K and impressive 3D - once you have calibrated the settings”.

Fairly Fast High Frequency Rate

At 1,000 hertz, the UE48JU7000 has a quite fast high frequency rate compared to most of the other TVs that are a similar age to this television. Across all the TVs that were released one year ago the high frequency rates range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz.

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48 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 48 inch TV.

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Superb Contrast

Five customers who reviewed this TV concluded that it had good picture quality. Oldfred said on expert review site Johnlewis.com “The UE487000 is a truly good purchase and the UHD picture quality is fantastic” and rated it 4 stars out of 5. Gc12 mentioned “We bought this because wanted really good picture quality” in their review of the Samsung UE48JU7000. Kab53 wrote on expert review site Johnlewis.com “The picture quality is first-rate, after a few tweaks, although you have to be more or less in line with the screen to get the best picture” and gave the product a score of 5 stars out of 5.

Four customers who purchased it wrote that it had a good contrast ratio. Website Avforums.com said “Excellent contrast”. They also mentioned “Good blacks strong contrast” in their review. And also wrote “Outstanding contrast performer”.

Two owners mentioned in their reviews that it had image blurring. Anna C mentioned “Rtings advise turning off noise reduction as it adds to Motion Blur”.

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Audio

Good Sound Quality

Four customers who bought it concluded that it had good sound quality. Two years ago expert review site Pcadvisor.co.uk scored it a maximum of 5 stars and wrote in their review of this TV “The Smart TV platform is refreshingly functional and even that flatscreen bête noire audio, is jolly good”. Birmingham Nick scored it a maximum of 5 stars and mentioned “Sound output is Ok”. Anna C gave it the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and she wrote “You will need a sound bar with a good woofer as there's a marked difference when it's not on”.

Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The UE48JU7000 has a built-in subwoofer. Most of the other televisions that have been around for more than a year also have a built-in subwoofer.

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Smart TV

Good Smart TV

Three customers wrote in their reviews that the Samsung UE48JU7000 was good for watching on demand TV. Vito scored it 5 stars out of 5 and he said on expert website Johnlewis.com “It looks dreadful ha ha, just goes to show, how things improve, 4k with netflix fantastic, hd fantastic” in his review of this TV. Kab53 gave the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and wrote “Amazon Prime has some good 4K programmes too” in their review of this TV. They also said “Six months free top-grade Netflix, with some 4K programmes, is a worthwhile bonus” in their review.

Supports Timeshift

The UE48JU7000 supports timeshift, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that were released more than a year ago.

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Supports Internet TV

The Samsung UE48JU7000 supports internet TV, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that were launched more than a year ago.

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Supports Smart TV

The UE48JU7000 supports Smart TV. Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to this TV also support Smart TV.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The Samsung UE48JU7000 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.

We compared this TV to all the other televisions with a Wi-Fi and we think the Sony KD-55X8509 (£429.99) is also worth considering.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The UE48JU7000 has an ethernet port. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV also have an ethernet port.

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Performance

Features Extended PVR

The Samsung UE48JU7000 features extended PVR, as do most of the other similar spec televisions that have been on the market for a comparable time to this TV.

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Features Voice Control

The Samsung UE48JU7000 features voice control, as do most of the other televisions that are a comparable age to this television.

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Supports BD Wise

The UE48JU7000 supports BD Wise. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to this TV also support BD Wise.

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Features Local Dimming

The Samsung UE48JU7000 features local dimming. Most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to this television also feature local dimming.

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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Samsung UE48JU7000 supports Picture-in-Picture. Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to this TV also support Picture-in-Picture.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Samsung UE48JU7000 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to this TV also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The Samsung UE48JU7000 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this TV.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue48ju7000lxxn, samsung ue48ju7000txxu
Barcodes 08806086618366, 08806086625401, 08806086636087, 08806086639262

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