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Samsung UE78KS9000

£3,495.00
£2,889.00 £606.00 cheaper than 44 days ago
78" 4K Ultra HD Curved May 2016
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type Screen Shape Wi-Fi Release Date £190.91 Electricity cost over 5 years
Samsung TVs have excellent reviews
Features Digital Clean View functionality
Has an ECO mode
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Reviews

Samsung TVs Have Excellent Reviews

We checked 47,387 owner and expert reviews (including 11,240 verified purchases) for Samsung TVs and found that on average Samsung has excellent ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Samsung has excellent ratings specifically for its 4K and 8K TVs. 96% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Price

Price Has Gone Down by £606 (17%)

The price has dropped from £3,495 to £2,889 in the last 44 days. Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 90% chance that the price will go back up. However the future is never certain and there remains a 10% chance that the price will actually go down further.

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Expensive

We think this 4K and 8K TV looks expensive compared to other recently released TVs. We checked 238 recently released TVs and they range in price from £175 to £15,999.


Other

Released Twelve Months Ago

It was May 2016 when Samsung released the UE78KS9000.


Display

4K Ultra HD

4K Ultra HD

The display resolution of this television is 4K Ultra HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on new 4K and 8K TVs. 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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Not 3D

The UE78KS9000 is not 3D, although keep in mind that most of the other latest similar spec TVs are also not 3D.

If you want a television that is 3D then you might want to consider the LG OLED65C6; or the LG OLED65E6 (£2,999).

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78 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 78 inches television.

It may also be worth considering one of the other 78" TVs currently available including cheaper televisions such as the Samsung UE78KU6500 (£2,799).

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Energy

Running Costs Are OK

This television is rated A+ for energy efficiency. The UE78KS9000 has an average 5 year running cost of £191 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 409 new 4K and 8K TVs.


Performance

Features Digital Clean View Functionality

The UE78KS9000 features Digital Clean View functionality, as do most of the other TVs that have been around for a comparable time to this TV.

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Features USB Recording

The Samsung UE78KS9000 features USB recording. Most of the other similar spec televisions that have been on the market for a comparable time to this TV also feature USB recording.

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Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

The UE78KS9000 features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI). Most of the other similar spec televisions that have been on the market for the last year also feature High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).

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Features Extended PVR

The UE78KS9000 features extended PVR, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to this television.

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Features Local Dimming

The Samsung UE78KS9000 features local dimming. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released in the last 12 months also feature local dimming.

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Has a Game Mode

The Samsung UE78KS9000 has a game mode. Most of the other latest comparable spec TVs also have a game mode.

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Management Features

Has an ECO Mode

The UE78KS9000 has an ECO mode. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released in the last 12 months also have an ECO mode.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The UE78KS9000 supports Picture-in-Picture. Most of the other televisions that have been available for around the same time as this TV also support Picture-in-Picture.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The UE78KS9000 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other new comparable spec televisions.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The UE78KS9000 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other latest 4K and 8K TVs.

There are a number of alternative TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available that you might want to look at including cheaper televisions such as the LG 65SJ950 (£2,799), or the Samsung UE78KU6500 (£2,799).

There are a number of other televisions which also support Wi-Fi which you might want to consider including the Sony KD65ZD9 (£2,999).

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Supports Bluetooth

The UE78KS9000 supports Bluetooth. Most of the other new 4K and 8K TVs also support Bluetooth.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UE78KS9000 supports Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to this TV also support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The UE78KS9000 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for the last year.

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Audio

Four Point One Loudspeakers

Most comparable spec TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV have between one and five loudspeakers, including the UE78KS9000 which has four point one loudspeakers.

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Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The UE78KS9000 has a built-in subwoofer. Most of the other TVs that were released in the last year also have a built-in subwoofer.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated powers of 4K and 8K TVs that were released in the last 12 months range from 6W to 120W. The RMS rated power of the UE78KS9000 of 60 Watts is one of the highest amongst TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The UE78KS9000 has a common interface (CI) slot, as do most of the other televisions that were released in the last year.

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Smart TV

Supports Timeshift

The UE78KS9000 supports timeshift, as do most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been available for the last year.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The Samsung UE78KS9000 supports screen mirroring. Most of the other new 4K and 8K TVs also support screen mirroring.

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Supports Smart TV

The UE78KS9000 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released around the same time as this TV.

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The UE78KS9000 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released in the last year.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue78ks9000txxu, samsung hd360design, audiolab ue78ks9000, product ue78ks9000, anthem ue78ks9000
Barcodes 08806088312217, 08806088312224, 08806088312491, 08806088312873, 08806088368832

Samsung UE78KS9000 Review Sources

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