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Samsung UE55KU6509

Samsung UE55KU6509
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A top-rated but slightly out of date 55", 97.2mm thick TV, with alright running costs and good features
55" HD No 97.2mm May 2016 A
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Samsung UE55KU6509 Review

Released 2 years ago and with excellent reviews, we have scored the Samsung UE55KU6509 as follows:
81
Reviews
1 Review
71
Features
Good Features
83
Age
1 Year Old
68
Running Costs
£140 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 77%. Hisense TVs also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer televisions with more up to date technology are available. View the latest televisions 2018.
This TV has an efficiency rating of A, and its running costs of £140 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,330 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Larger than average display diagonal
Supports Wi-Fi
Does not feature OLED/QLED technology
Not 3D

Samsung UE55KU6509 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Average Expert Reviews

TV expert review website PC Welt.de scored this television 77%.

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Samsung Has Excellent Television Reviews

We checked 107,866 user and expert reviews (including 49,831 verified purchases) for Samsung televisions and found that on average Samsung has excellent reviews. 96% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

This Samsung TV has an efficiency rating of A, and the UE55KU6509 is typical compared to the other 4,330 TVs that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the UE55KU6509 will cost £140 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

This TV has been on the market since May 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 display diagonal of the UE55KU6509 of 55" is larger than average when compared to most other televisions. It is in the largest 18% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The UE55KU6509 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The Samsung UE55KU6509 is not 3D, although this is within the context that 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Very Thick

The thinnest thickness of televisions is 1.7mm, the thickest is 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm. The thickness of the UE55KU6509 of 97.2mm is very thick compared to most other TVs. It is thicker than 98% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The UE55KU6509 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of televisions also support Wi-Fi.

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Does Not Feature Extended PVR

The UE55KU6509 does not feature extended PVR. 87% of TVs also do not feature extended PVR.

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Does Not Feature Voice Control

Like most other televisions, the Samsung UE55KU6509 does not feature voice control. 86% of TVs do not feature voice control.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the UE55KU6509 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels. This TV also supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. The resolution of all TVs ranges from 366 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The UE55KU6509 has an ambient light sensor. 92% of TVs do not have an ambient light sensor.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The UE55KU6509 supports Picture-in-Picture. 78% of TVs do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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Supports Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

The Samsung UE55KU6509 supports smartphones being used as a remote, unlike 87% of televisions which do not support smartphones being used as a remote.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UE55KU6509 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 73% of televisions which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

The UE55KU6509 does not feature local dimming, although it is worth keeping in mind that 76% of TVs also do not feature local dimming.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung ue55ku6509uxzg

Barcodes:

08806088280738

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