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Samsung UE55K5500

£519.99
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An award winning 55" Full HD TV with average features and low price
55" Full HD No No Jul 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
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Beyond Television
6 months interest free credit
Purchase price £539.00. APR 29.9%. An additional fee of £29.00 is payable if you settle the loan early.
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Beyond Television
10 months interest free credit
Purchase price £539.00. APR 29.9%. An additional fee of £29.00 is payable if you settle the loan early.
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£621.11 £47.27* Go to Store
Beyond Television
12 months interest free credit
Purchase price £539.00. APR 29.9%. An additional fee of £29.00 is payable if you settle the loan early.
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£621.11 £47.27* Go to Store

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Samsung UE55K5500 Review

With excellent reviews and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the Samsung UE55K5500 number 29 in 55 inch TVs and number 133 across all TVs.
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244 Reviews + 1 Award
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Very Good
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Average Features
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13 Months Old
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£111 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
73
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has not bad expert reviews and great user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this TV to others. This TV has received an industry award from Benchmark.pl. Samsung televisions also have excellent reviews in general.
With it being less than a year since it was released by Samsung, this TV features some of the latest TV technology. View the latest TVs 2017.
It has an efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £111 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
Customers report audio quality, superior product quality and that it is easy to use.
This Samsung TV has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Fairly large display diagonal
Supports Wi-Fi
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared the UE55K5500 with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is average for watching films, ranking number 90 in TVs for films. It is also mediocre for watching sport, ranking number 280 in TVs for sport as well being mediocre for playing games, ranking number 173 in TVs for gaming.
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Samsung UE55K5500 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

One Industry Award

The author at one expert review site concluded that this TV was very good. This was from Benchmark.pl who gave it an "Very Profitable".

Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on three expert reviews from sites including gizlogic.com, benchmark.pl and fwdmagazine.be the average expert rating of this television is 71 out of 100.

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Good User Reviews

On average, based on 241 user reviews the average user rating of this television is 85 out of 100. Over 81% of reviewers gave this TV either 4 or 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Samsung Televisions Have Excellent Reviews

We checked 70,481 owner and expert reviews (including 38,780 verified purchases) for Samsung TVs and found that on average Samsung has excellent ratings compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Excellent Sound Quality

13 owners mentioned in their reviews that the Samsung UE55K5500 had good sound quality.

Customers Report Superior Product Quality

Eight customers who bought this TV concluded that it was good quality.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Four people wrote in their reviews that it was easy to setup and three people who reviewed it reckoned that it was easy to use.

Users Report Superior Picture Quality

Two customers who reviewed it said that it had good picture quality.

Users Report Superior Technical Guidance

Two people who reviewed it thought it had good technical guidance.

Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

Five owners agreed that it was good value for money.


Value For Money

Very Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and is under a year old but has mediocre features. However at £519.99 it is cheaper than 59% of TVs.

Price Has Gone Up by £10 (2%)

There was a cheaper price of £489.68 at Appliances Direct 54 days ago.

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Features

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Fairly Large Display Diagonal

The UE55K5500's display diagonal of 55" is in the largest 20% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The display diagonals of TVs range from 2" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The UE55K5500 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

The Samsung UE55K5500 is not 3D, although it is worth keeping in mind that 74% of televisions are also not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The UE55K5500's thickness of 55.1mm is relatively typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 41% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The UE55K5500 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Samsung UE55K5500 supports Wi-Fi. 91% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi.

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Has an AV Input

The UE55K5500 has an AV input, unlike 98% of TVs which do not have an AV input.

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Supports Video On Demand (VOD)

The UE55K5500 supports video on demand (VOD), unlike 97% of TVs which do not support video on demand (VOD).

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Samsung UE55K5500 supports Picture-in-Picture. 76% of TVs do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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Features Extended PVR

The UE55K5500 features extended PVR. 87% of TVs do not feature extended PVR.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UE55K5500 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 72% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Features Local Dimming

The UE55K5500 features local dimming. 76% of TVs do not feature local dimming.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The UE55K5500's motion interpolation frequency of only 60Hz is in the slowest 7% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The slowest motion interpolation frequency of TVs is 50Hz, the fastest is 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 440Hz.

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Supports Bluetooth

The Samsung UE55K5500 supports Bluetooth. 81% of TVs do not support Bluetooth.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The UE55K5500 supports screen mirroring. 87% of TVs do not support screen mirroring.

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Supports Timeshift

The UE55K5500 supports timeshift, unlike 82% of TVs which do not support timeshift.

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Age

Released 13 Months Ago

Samsung released the UE55K5500 in July 2016.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

This TV has an efficiency rating of A+, and the average running cost of the UE55K5500 is £111 over 5 years based on satisfactory energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue55k5500akxxc, samsung ue55k5500axxc, ue55k5500awxxn
Barcodes 08806088263328, 08806088277165, 08806088278124, 08806088311739

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