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Samsung UE49KS7000

£645.00
49" 4K Ultra HD Flat Dec 2016
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Display Diagonal HD Type Screen Shape Wi-Fi Release Date £136.43 Electricity cost over 5 years
Two industry awards
Excellent picture quality
Good high def TV
46 Reviews + 2 Awards
Trusted Reviews Recommended Expert Reviews Best Buy
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Reviews

Two Industry Awards

Two expert review sites thought that this 4K and 8K TV was good. This television received a "Best Buy" award from Expert Reviews who wrote it was would make a great purchase and it received a Trusted Reviews "Recommended" award.

Excellent Expert Reviews

Based on three expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews and Techradar the average expert rating of this Samsung TV is 93%. The expert review sites think this 4K and 8K TV is one of the very best new 4K and 8K TVs.

Owner Reviews Are Good

Based on 40 owner reviews this TV has an average owner rating of 80 out of 100. Over 72% of reviewers gave this TV either 4 or 5 stars.

Samsung Has Excellent Reviews for Its Televisions

We checked 32,219 expert and owner reviews (including 5,284 verified purchases) for Samsung TVs and found that on average Samsung has excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Samsung has excellent reviews specifically within its 4K and 8K TVs range. 97% of those that bought a Samsung television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Display

Good High Def TV

Twelve people wrote that this TV was good at displaying high definition TV. Neston wrote on Johnlewis.com “The screen is slightly better on hd content” in their review of this TV. Mikej198 said “After much discussion we opted for the 49 inch Samsung UE49KS7000 SUHD HDR 1,000 4K Ultra HD Quantum Dot Smart TV” in their review of this TV. Vito wrote in his review of this TV on Johnlewis.com “It must say ultra HD premium, on it, this will insure” and scored the product a maximum of 5 stars.

Low Input-Lag for Gaming

Fourteen customers agreed that it had good picture quality. Noneof said in their review of this TV last year “The picture quality is just amazing with lovely colours” . Deb1 mentioned on Johnlewis.com “The picture quality is very good in HD”. Ddar mentioned on Johnlewis.com in April last year “Which means that the picture quality is excellent - we've been watching some 4K HDR content on netflix”.

Two people who purchased the Samsung UE49KS7000 concluded that it was good for playing games on. Expert Reviews mentioned in their review of this TV in April last year “Low input-lag for gaming”. Diddy mentioned on Johnlewis.com “This tv is excellent for gaming low input lag amazing visuals small problem with hdr not working in game mode needs firmware update”.

Two owners who bought it reckoned that it had a good contrast ratio. Trusted Reviews gave it a rating of a maximum of 5 stars and wrote “Strong contrast” in their review of this TV. Priestyworld scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and wrote last year “Colours are accurate and contrast is excellent - black is properly black” in their review of this TV.

One person who reviewed this TV reckoned that it had good colour saturation.

One person concluded that this TV was good for watching blu-ray discs. Priestyworld said in April last year “Movies via Blu-Ray are truly excellent, HDR sources (unfortunately only from the likes of Amazon” in their review of this TV.

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No 3D Support

One customer wrote that the product did not have a good 3D picture quality. Trusted Reviews wrote in their review of this TV “No 3D support”.

Not 3D

The Samsung UE49KS7000 is not 3D. Most of the other TVs that are a comparable age to this TV are also not 3D.

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4K Ultra HD

4K Ultra HD

The display resolution of this television is 4K Ultra HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on similar spec TVs that were released around the same time as it. 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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Design

Excellent Picture Quality

Fourteen people wrote in their reviews that it was good quality. Expert Reviews said “Excellent picture quality” in their review of this TV. Expert review site Expertreviews.co.uk scored this TV the highest possible rating of 5 stars and wrote last year “Amazing picture quality and a great Black Friday price makes the Samsung UE49KS7000 one of the best 4K TVs around” in their Samsung UE49KS7000 review. Expertreviews.co.uk also said “Amazing picture quality at a decent price makes the Samsung UE49KS7000 one of the best 4K TVs around” in their review.

Robust

Two people who bought the Samsung UE49KS7000 agreed that it was well made. Last year Neston said on Johnlewis.com “The overall build feels cheaper than the f7000”. Bluemoose mentioned “The tv is sleek and appears well made”.

Two owners said in their reviews that this TV was reliable. Mikee3000 wrote on Johnlewis.com last year “Bought this TV to replace our trusty 2007 Samsung plasma, which was starting to look a bit old fashioned hanging on the wall” and gave it a score of a maximum of 5 stars. In the same month Carl13 said in their review of this TV on Johnlewis.com “It handles all apps and feeds fast and reliably”.

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Easy to Use

Seven owners who purchased the product thought it was easy to use. Johnlewis.com said in April last year “Without it you have to use the very conservative "Protection" setting which severly limits caching” in their Samsung UE49KS7000 review. Superdazzio said “From the start up and initial set up music / feel its quite exciting! Very easy and with intuitive remote control” in their review of this TV and gave it a score of a maximum of 5 stars. Carl13 said on Johnlewis.com “I like the smart remote control” in their review of this TV and rated it a maximum of 5 stars.

Four people who purchased the product wrote that it was easy to use the menus. Priestyworld gave it a score of a maximum of 5 stars and mentioned on Johnlewis.com “Picture settings need to be hugely toned down from the absurdly garish default settings before the qualities of this TV make themselves apparent” in their review of this TV. Adz1973 said on Johnlewis.com “Simply settings to play with” yet they only rated it 1 stars out of 5. Bluemoose gave it a rating of a maximum of 5 stars and said on Johnlewis.com “I would get some decent settings from av forums as a minimum” in their review of this TV.

Two customers said in their reviews that the product had a good interface. Johnlewis.com said in their review of this TV “Supports OCE (older versions do not), cable lengths are very long, easy setup, great interface (web), very easy to manage”. Mikee3000 wrote in their review of this TV on Johnlewis.com “Kids use it for Netflix, good interface”.

Two owners who purchased this TV concluded that it was easy to setup. Last year Johnlewis.com wrote “Amazingly simple to set up”. One person mentioned that this TV was easy to handle. In April last year Priestyworld mentioned “Standard HD and UHD via a Sky Q box are excellent, easily handling sports like football with minimal judder”.

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Great Design

Four customers who reviewed it reckoned that it was well designed. Expert Reviews wrote in their review of the Samsung UE49KS7000 “Great design” . Diddy wrote “Nice and thin design 4k hdr movies look amazing i would recomend this tv to anyone” in their review of this TV. Ashley mentioned “The design is nice and sleek”.

Four people who reviewed it said that it was good looking. Oldles81 said last year “Beautiful Display with very small surround frame” in their review of this TV. Priestyworld mentioned “It's only once you've mounted the thing that you notice that this is a good-looking TV - even when off” and scored the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Mikej198 said on Johnlewis.com “We have been delighted with the appearance, clarity and sound” in their review of this TV.

Two people who purchased it thought it had a thin frame.

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Benefits

Great for Films

Three customers reckoned that this TV was great for watching Netflix. One customer thought the Samsung UE49KS7000 was great for watching films.


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Just Released Five Months Ago

This Samsung TV was only released five months ago, so it is likely to use better technology than some of the older TVs.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Six owners agreed that the Samsung UE49KS7000 was thin. Noneof rated the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars and said on Johnlewis.com in April last year “It's also so slim that it looks like a picture frame when it is wall mounted” in their review of this TV. Last year Mikee3000 said in their review of this TV on Johnlewis.com “Hung this there in its place; amazingly thin bezel and depth, looks amazing”. Stephenpaul mentioned “TV looks great with the thin bezel surround and chrome along the bottom” in their review of this TV.


Features

Good Remote Control

Six people who purchased the product thought it had a good remote control. Doctordoctor mentioned in their Samsung UE49KS7000 review on Johnlewis.com “The included smart remote is very good”. Lawrencemac said in April last year “Has 2 remote controls to get to know! I note some poor reviews for motion distortion”. Last year Homeboy16 mentioned in their review of this TV “Outstanding picture quality, beautiful design, clear navigation system, simplistic remote control (and the usual standard one also included”.

Good Technical Features

One owner who bought the product concluded that it had good features. In April last year Adz1973 said “Excellent software and smart features that make Samsung product very easy to navigate, including netflix, amazon, you tube” but even so they scored it 20 out of 100.

Good for Wall Mounting

One owner who reviewed the product reckoned that it was good for wall mounting.


Price

Reasonably Priced

Ten customers mentioned that the Samsung UE49KS7000 was good value for money. Expert review site Techradar.com said in their review of this TV “We gave the 55-inch Samsung UE55KS7000 the full review treatment last month and loved it for its almost-top end performance at thoroughly midrange price point”. In April this year expert website Eurogamer.net mentioned “The LG B6 is superb value for money when you consider the kind of performance you're getting with this cutting-edge OLED display” in their review of this TV. Eurogamer.net also mentioned “Right now we have a window for getting a phenomenal 4K screen at a reasonable price point, while stocks last” in their review.

Four people wrote in their reviews that the product was expensive. Johnlewis.com said in their review of this TV “The boards are a bit pricey, especially with the BBU.” and rated it a maximum of 5 stars. Expert review site Eurogamer.net wrote in April “Retailers are making way for LG's more expensive 2017 line-up of displays, which do feature some improvements over this display.”. Expert website Hdtvtest.co.uk wrote in their review of this TV “Delivering an image that's almost as good as the more expensive KS8000 series”.

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Expensive

Four people wrote in their reviews that the product was expensive. Johnlewis.com said in their review of this TV “The boards are a bit pricey, especially with the BBU.” and rated it a maximum of 5 stars.

Expert review site Eurogamer.net wrote in April “Retailers are making way for LG's more expensive 2017 line-up of displays, which do feature some improvements over this display.”. Expert website Hdtvtest.co.uk wrote in their review of this TV “Delivering an image that's almost as good as the more expensive KS8000 series”.

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Performance

Supports Digital Clean View

The UE49KS7000 supports Digital Clean View, as do most of the other new TVs.

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Supports USB Recording Function

The Samsung UE49KS7000 supports USB recording function, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released in the last 12 months.

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Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

The UE49KS7000 features high Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI). Most of the other new TVs also feature high Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).

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Features Voice Control

The Samsung UE49KS7000 features voice control, as do most of the other latest 4K and 8K TVs.

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Has a Game Mode

The UE49KS7000 has a game mode, as do most of the other TVs that have been around for a similar time to this TV.

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Features Local Dimming

The UE49KS7000 features local dimming. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that were launched in the last 12 months also feature local dimming.

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Management Features

Has an ECO Mode

The UE49KS7000 has an ECO mode. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for a similar time to this TV also have an ECO mode.

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Has a Picture-in-Picture

The UE49KS7000 has a Picture-in-Picture, as do most of the other televisions that were launched in the last year.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Samsung UE49KS7000 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV.

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Audio

Good Sound Quality

Six owners said in their reviews that the product had good sound quality. Turnbacktime wrote in their review of the Samsung UE49KS7000 on Johnlewis.com “At first reasonably happy with it, sharp bright pictures, OK sound for a flat screen.”. Sammysung said in April last year “Excellent picture, sound is good enough for me, will invest in a sounder at some point” . Ashley mentioned in his review of this TV also in April last year “Sound is perfectly adequate”.

Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The UE49KS7000 has a built-in subwoofer. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV also have a built-in subwoofer.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

At 40 Watts, the UE49KS7000 has a quite high RMS rated power compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for the last year. The average RMS rated power of 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to this television is 28W, and the RMS rated powers range from 6W to 120W.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The UE49KS7000 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports WiFi

The UE49KS7000 supports WiFi, as do most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been available for a similar time to this television.

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Has a Wi-Fi Direct

The Samsung UE49KS7000 has a Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for the last year.

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Has a Bluetooth

The UE49KS7000 has a Bluetooth, as do most of the other televisions that are a comparable age to this TV.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The UE49KS7000 has an ethernet port. Most of the other latest similar spec televisions also have an ethernet port.

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Smart TV

Interactive TV

The UE49KS7000 is interactive TV. Most of the other recently released televisions also are interactive TV.

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Supports Video On Demand (VOD) Support

The Samsung UE49KS7000 supports video on demand (VOD) support, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for a comparable time to this TV.

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Features Timeshift

The UE49KS7000 features timeshift, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV.

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Supports Screen Mirroring Function

The UE49KS7000 supports screen mirroring function, as do most of the other televisions that came out in the last 12 months.

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Has an Internet TV Function

The UE49KS7000 has an internet TV function. Most of the other latest TVs also have an internet TV function.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The UE49KS7000 supports smart TV features. Most of the other latest 4K and 8K TVs also support smart TV features.

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Loads of Catch-Up Apps

Five owners reckoned that this TV was good for watching on demand TV. Expert Reviews scored this TV the highest possible rating of 5 stars and mentioned in their review of this TV “Loads of catch-up apps”. Stephenpaul said on Johnlewis.com “I would have give a 5 star if all the catchup players were there”.

One customer who reviewed it reckoned that it had good apps.

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Packaging Content

Has a Mounting Kit

The Samsung UE49KS7000 has a mounting kit, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV.

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Support

Poor Support

Two people who purchased it reckoned that it did not have good technical guidance. Turnbacktime wrote in their review of this TV on Johnlewis.com “Also instructions are vague and unhelpful”. Gkpat mentioned “Functions not easy operating and interactive, Not easy to follow instructions Picture quality excellent” in their review of this TV.


Energy

OK Running Costs

This TV has an efficiency rating of A. The average running cost of the UE49KS7000 is £137 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 405 comparable spec televisions that have been on the market for the last year.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue49ks7000uxhwk651wam1500xu, product ue49ks7000uxxu, samsung ue49ks7500, bb ue49ks7000uxxc, brand ue49ks7000, samsung suhd4k, ue49ks7000sxxn
Barcodes 08806088243368, 08806088248837, 08806088252612, 08806088253152

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