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Samsung UE55KU6509

55" Curved 97.2mm May 2016
A
Display Diagonal Screen Shape Wi-Fi Depth Release Date £179.70 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are average
Supports Wi-Fi
Not 3D
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Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

Expert review site PC Welt.de scored this television 77%.

Samsung Has Excellent TV Reviews

We checked 47,290 owner and expert reviews (including 2,155 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 large display diagonal TVs range. 96% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

Running Costs Are OK

The energy efficiency rating of this television is A. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the UE55KU6509 will cost £180 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 49 similar spec televisions that came out in the last 12 months.


Other

Released Twelve Months Ago

Samsung released the UE55KU6509 in May 2016.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The UE55KU6509 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this television also support Wi-Fi.

There are a number of alternative TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available that you might want to consider including the Samsung UN65J6300 which has better reviews.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The UE55KU6509 has an ethernet port. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as this television also have an ethernet port.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UE55KU6509 supports Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other new TVs also support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Display

Not 3D

The UE55KU6509 is not 3D, although this is within the context that most of the other large display diagonal TVs that are a comparable age to this television are also not 3D.

TVs which are 3D that might be worth considering include the Samsung HG60EC890 (£864), or the LG 55EG910T (£1,085.06).

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55 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 55 inch TV.

TVs with a larger display diagonal that might be worth looking at include the Samsung UE60J6240 (£555) (60") which also has a higher rating.

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Smart TV

Supports Smart TV

The Samsung UE55KU6509 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as this television.

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Supports Internet TV

The Samsung UE55KU6509 supports internet TV, as do most of the other large display diagonal TVs that have been available for around the same time as this television.

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The UE55KU6509 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other large display diagonal TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV also have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Performance

Has a Game Mode

The UE55KU6509 has a game mode. Most of the other large display diagonal TVs that were launched in the last year also have a game mode.

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Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The UE55KU6509 has an ambient light sensor, as do most of the other latest large display diagonal TVs.

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

The UE55KU6509 does not feature local dimming, unlike most of the other large display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for the last year which feature local dimming.

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Ergonomics

Supports Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

The Samsung UE55KU6509 supports smartphones being used as a remote, as do most of the other large display diagonal TVs that were launched around the same time as this television.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The UE55KU6509 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other large display diagonal TVs that have been around for the last year.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Samsung UE55KU6509 supports Picture-in-Picture. Most of the other recently released similar spec TVs also support Picture-in-Picture.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The UE55KU6509 has a common interface (CI) slot. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that came out in the last 12 months do not have a common interface (CI) slot.

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Weight & Dimensions

Quite Thick

With a depth of 97.2 millimeters, the UE55KU6509 has a quite thick depth compared to most of the other large display diagonal TVs that came out in the last 12 months. Latest large display diagonal TVs have depths of between 34mm and 100mm.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue55ku6509uxzg
Barcodes 08806088280738

Samsung UE55KU6509 Review Sources

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