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Samsung UE55KS700

Samsung UE55KS700
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hardwareinside.de Bronze avforums.com Best Buy Pocket Lint Recommended
An award winning and fully featured 55" 4K TV, with a best buy award from one expert review website and 2 further awards from other expert sites
55" 4K No 44.3mm Jun 2016 A+
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date Energy Efficiency
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Samsung UE55KS700 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Samsung UE55KS700 number 396 across all TVs.
92
Reviews
43 Reviews + 3 Awards
84
Features
Fully-Featured
84
Age
20 Months Old
75
Running Costs
£110 Over 5 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 80?

It has great expert reviews and good user reviews with an average overall rating of 84%, based on 43 reviews. This TV has received three awards including a "Bronze" from Hardwareinside.de and a "Recommended" from Pocket Lint. Hisense TVs also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available.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 classification of A+, and its running costs of £110 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,306 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
Customers report superior product quality, great image quality and it is a good size. However they also report unsatisfactory technical guidance.
This Samsung TV has some great features:
Larger than average display diagonal
The smartest TV on the planet
360 design
360 degree design
Auto detection
Smart view
Gaming
One remote control
Remastering engine
4K
Ultra black
HDR 1000
Quantum dot colour
A quantum leap in picture quality
Supports Wi-Fi
Thinner than average
Bezel-less design

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared the UE55KS700 with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is very good for watching films, ranking number 9999999 in TVs for film. It is also good for watching sport, ranking number 9999999 in TVs for sport, but only average for playing games, ranking number 9999999 in TVs for gaming.
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Watching Films
Very Good
63
Watching Sport
Good
52
Playing Games
Average

How Big is the Samsung UE55KS700?

The Samsung UE55KS700 is 1,225mm wide and 710mm tall. It is 44.3mm thick and weighs 17.2kg.

Samsung UE55KS700 front dimensions
Samsung UE55KS700 top dimensions
Samsung UE55KS700 size in context

Samsung UE55KS700 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Three Industry Awards

Three expert review sites all endorsed this television. The author at website Hardwareinside.de gave this Samsung TV a "Bronze" award and decided it was very good and the expert at website Pocket Lint gave it a "Recommended" award, confirming their endorsement. This television also received an Avforums.com "Best Buy" award.

Good Expert Reviews

Based on nine expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Techradar, Pocket Lint and hardwareinside.de this television has an average expert rating of 85 out of 100.

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Average User Reviews

Based on 34 user reviews this Samsung TV has an average user rating of 77%.

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Users Report Unsatisfactory Technical Guidance

Two customers said in their reviews that the Samsung UE55KS700 did not have good technical guidance.

Samsung TVs Have Excellent Reviews

Based on 111,124 owner and expert reviews (including 52,486 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent ratings for its TVs. 96% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Great Product Quality

Seven customers who reviewed it concluded that it was good quality.

Users Report Great Image Quality

Eight owners mentioned that it had good picture quality.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

Three customers said in their reviews that the Samsung UE55KS700 was thin.

Users Report a Good Remote Control

Two people who purchased the product mentioned that it had a good remote control.

Customers Report Excellent Audio Quality

Two owners thought the product had good sound quality.

Users Report Excellent Design

Three customers thought it was good looking.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The energy efficiency classification of this Samsung TV is A+. The UE55KS700 is typical compared to the other 4,306 TVs that we have looked at for running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the UE55KS700 will cost £110 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released 20 Months Ago

This television has been on the market since June 2016.

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Features

Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the UE55KS700 of 55" is larger than 79% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. Televisions have display diagonals of between 13" and 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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4K

4K

The UE55KS700 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD television, which is the most common resolution. The resolution of all TVs ranges from HD Ready (worst) to 8K (best). 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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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The Samsung UE55KS700 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The Samsung UE55KS700 is not 3D, although keep in mind that 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Thinner Than Average

TVs have thicknesses of between 1.7mm and 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm. The UE55KS700's thickness of only 44.3mm is thinner than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the thinnest 21% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The UE55KS700 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of TVs.

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Supports Netflix

The number of video apps supported by the Samsung UE55KS700 is more than most TVs. This Samsung TV supports Netflix, which is the most frequently supported video app supported by TVs.

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Has an ECO Mode

The Samsung UE55KS700 has an ECO mode, which is unusual. 91% of TVs do not have an ECO mode.

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Higher Than Average RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated power of the Samsung UE55KS700 of 40W is higher than average when compared to most other TVs. It is higher than 94% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. TVs have RMS rated powers of between 2W and 200W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.

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Supports Bluetooth

The UE55KS700 supports Bluetooth, which is unusual. 80% of TVs do not support Bluetooth.

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Features Local Dimming

The UE55KS700 features local dimming, unlike 76% of TVs which do not feature local dimming.

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Features USB Recording

The UE55KS700 features USB recording, which is unusual. 90% of TVs do not feature USB recording.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The UE55KS700 supports Picture-in-Picture, unlike 79% of TVs which do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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Two Point One Loudspeakers

The UE55KS700 is a two point one loudspeaker television.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The UE55KS700 supports a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels. In addition, this TV supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. TVs resolutions range from 366 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Features Digital Clean View Functionality

The UE55KS700 features Digital Clean View functionality. 95% of TVs do not feature Digital Clean View functionality.

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Supports Timeshift

The UE55KS700 supports timeshift, unlike 82% of televisions which do not support timeshift.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The UE55KS700 supports screen mirroring, unlike 84% of TVs which do not support screen mirroring.

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Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

The Samsung UE55KS700 features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI), unlike 87% of TVs which do not feature High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UE55KS700 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 73% of TVs which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The UE55KS700 has a built-in subwoofer. 90% of TVs do not have a built-in subwoofer.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung samledue55ks7000s, samsung ue55ks7000

Barcodes:

08806088243306, 08806088253367

Frequently Asked Questions About the Samsung UE55KS700

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