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Samsung UE55K5579SU

49

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Samsung UE55K5579SU

£1,128.29
Samsung UE55K5579
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An average spec and 2 year old 55" Full HD television, with satisfactory running costs
55" Full HD No 54.9mm Apr 2016 A+
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Samsung UE55K5579SU 55" Full HD Smart TV Wi-Fi Titanium - LED TVs (Full HD, A+, Mega Contrast, Titanium, 1920 x 1080 pixels, Flat)
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16.9% APR for 12 Months
Purchase price £1,128.29. APR 16.9%.
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£1,234.22
£102.85*
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7.9% APR for 48 Months
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£1,319.61
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16.9% APR for 24 Months
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£1,337.54
£55.73*
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Samsung UE55K5579 Review

Released 2 years ago but with low running costs, we have scored the Samsung UE55K5579 as follows:
51
Features
Average Features
70
Age
1 Year Old
64
Running Costs
£84 Over 5 Years
49
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 49?

Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this television is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest televisions 2018.
It has an energy efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £84 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,446 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
This TV has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Larger than average display diagonal
Supports Wi-Fi
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED/QLED technology

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is only average for watching sport. It is also mediocre for watching films.
6
Watching Films
Mediocre
55
Watching Sport
Mediocre

Samsung UE55K5579 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Samsung Has Excellent TV Reviews

We checked 107,915 owner and expert reviews (including 49,830 verified purchases) for Samsung TVs and found that on average Samsung has excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

This television has an energy efficiency rating of A+, and based on typical energy prices we estimate that the UE55K5579 will cost £84 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 4,446 TVs.

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

Samsung released the UE55K5579 in April 2016.

Features

Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of all TVs is 46", with the smallest being 13" and the largest being 110". The UE55K5579's display diagonal of 55" is larger than 77% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Only Full HD

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

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

Like most other TVs, the UE55K5579 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The UE55K5579 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The UE55K5579's thickness of 54.9mm is relatively standard compared to most other TVs. It is thicker than 63% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The UE55K5579 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of televisions also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

The UE55K5579 supports smartphones being used as a remote. 87% of TVs do not support smartphones being used as a remote.

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Does Not Feature Extended PVR

The Samsung UE55K5579 does not feature extended PVR. 87% of TVs also do not feature extended PVR.

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

Like most other TVs, the UE55K5579 does not feature local dimming. 76% of televisions do not feature local dimming.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UE55K5579 supports Wi-Fi Direct, which is unusual. 73% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The Samsung UE55K5579 has an ambient light sensor, which is unusual. 92% of TVs do not have an ambient light sensor.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The UE55K5579 supports Picture-in-Picture. 78% of TVs do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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Does Not Feature Voice Control

The UE55K5579 does not feature voice control, although it is worth noting that 86% of televisions also do not feature voice control.

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Supports Bluetooth

The UE55K5579 supports Bluetooth. 80% of TVs do not support Bluetooth.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung ue55k5579su

Barcodes:

08806088259079

Samsung UE55K5579SU

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