On average Samsung 4K and 8K TVs have good ratings compared to other brands as do all TVs produced by Samsung.
Supports Smart TV
The UE70KU6079 supports smart TV, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched in the last 12 months.
Has a Wi-Fi
The UE70KU6079 has a wi-Fi. Most of the other TVs that have been available for around the same time as the UE70KU6079 also have a wi-Fi.
11 Reasons Against
Like most of the other similar spec TVs that were released in the last year, the UE70KU6079 is not 3D.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Most 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for the last year do not have a built-in camera. The Samsung UE70KU6079 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.
Alternative TVs which also have a built-in camera that you might also want to consider include the Samsung UE78HU8500[plb_3973673_price] which also has a higher rating.
Running Costs Are High
The energy efficiency classification of this TV is A, however based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the UE70KU6079 will cost £286 over 5 years to run, which is in the most expensive 9% of all 389 latest 4K and 8K TVs.
Only Supports One Image Formats Supported
The UE70KU6079 has a greater number of image formats than most TVs that have been around for around the same time as it. This Samsung TV supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most frequently supported image formats supported supported by latest TVs.
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Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The Samsung UE70KU6079 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other new 4K and 8K TVs also do not feature OLED technology.
Only Supports Twenty Video Formats Supporteds
The number of video formats supported by the UE70KU6079 is more than most 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for the last year. This Samsung TV supports an MKV video formats supported, which is the most commonly supported video formats supported supported by new similar spec TVs. The video formats supporteds "ASP", "DIVX", "H.263", "H.264", "H.265", "MP4", "MP43", "MPEG2", "MPEG21", "MPEG4", "MPEG4-SP", "MVC", "TS", "VP6", "VP8", "WMV", "WMV7", "WMV8" and "WMV9" are also supported by this TV.
Only Supports Ten Audio Formats Supporteds
The UE70KU6079 has a greater number of audio formats than most 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This television supports an MP3 audio formats supported, which is the most frequently supported audio formats supported supported by 4K and 8K TVs that were released in the last year. The audio formats supporteds "AAC", "AIFF", "ALAC", "APE", "FLAC", "MIDI", "Vorbis", "WAV" and "WMA" are also supported by this TV.
Only Three HDMI Ports Quantitys
The UE70KU6079 is a three HDMI ports quantity television. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to the UE70KU6079 have between one and four HDMI ports quantitys.
Only Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys
The UE70KU6079 is a two USB 2.0 ports quantity TV.
Across all the similar spec televisions that came out around the same time as the UE70KU6079 the weights range from 7.6kg to 59kg, and the average weight is 19kg. The UE70KU6079 is fairly heavy (27.6 kilograms) compared to most of the other recently released 4K and 8K TVs.
Quite High Annual Energy Consumption
With an annual energy consumption of 245 kilowatt hours, the UE70KU6079 has one of the higher annual energy consumptions amongst TVs of this age. Across all the 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the UE70KU6079 the annual energy consumptions range from 59kWh to 420kWh.
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4K Ultra HD HD Type
The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as it. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
Released Ten Months Ago
Samsung released the UE70KU6079 ten months ago.
At 63.7 millimeters, the UE70KU6079 has a fairly average depth compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as the UE70KU6079.
TVs with a thicker depth that might also be worth considering include the Samsung UE70KU6000[plb_3539766_price] (63.7mm).
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 37 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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