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Samsung UE78KS9500

£4,299.00
78" 4K Ultra HD Curved Jun 2016
A
Display Diagonal HD Type Screen Shape Wi-Fi Release Date £355.96 Electricity cost over 5 years
Samsung has excellent reviews for its televisions
Features ambient lighting
Not cheap
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Reviews

Samsung Has Excellent Reviews for Its Televisions

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


Price

Price Has Gone Up by £803.05 (19%)

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Not Cheap

We checked 238 new TVs and they range in price from £175 to £15,999. We think that this Samsung TV looks expensive compared to other new TVs.


Other

Released Eleven Months Ago

This 4K and 8K TV has been on the market since June 2016.


Display

4K Ultra HD

4K Ultra HD

The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on 4K and 8K TVs that came out in the last 12 months. 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 UE78KS9500 is not 3D, although this is within the context that most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV are also not 3D.

TVs which are 3D that might be worth looking at include the LG OLED65G6 (£3,499) or the LOEWE Bild 7.55 (£4,490).

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78 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 78 inch TV.

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Performance

Features Ambient Lighting

The Samsung UE78KS9500 features ambient lighting, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a similar time to this TV.

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Features Digital Clean View Functionality

The UE78KS9500 features Digital Clean View functionality, as do most of the other latest televisions.

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Features USB Recording

The Samsung UE78KS9500 features USB recording. Most of the other latest 4K and 8K TVs also feature USB recording.

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Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

The UE78KS9500 features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI), as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released in the last 12 months.

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Features Extended PVR

The UE78KS9500 features extended PVR. Most of the other new 4K and 8K TVs also feature extended PVR.

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Features Voice Control

The UE78KS9500 features voice control, as do most of the other TVs that came out around the same time as this TV.

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Has a Game Mode

The UE78KS9500 has a game mode. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for the last year also have a game mode.

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Features Local Dimming

The Samsung UE78KS9500 features local dimming. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that were launched in the last 12 months also feature local dimming.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The Samsung UE78KS9500 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other new similar spec TVs.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available including the Sony KD75XE9005 (£4,495), or the LOEWE Bild 7.55 (£4,490) both of which are cheaper.

We compared all the other televisions which also support Wi-Fi to this TV and we think the LG OLED65C7 (£4,499) is also worth considering.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Samsung UE78KS9500 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for a similar time to this television.

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Supports Bluetooth

The UE78KS9500 supports Bluetooth. Most of the other similar spec TVs that were launched in the last year also support Bluetooth.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Samsung UE78KS9500 supports Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out in the last 12 months.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The UE78KS9500 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other latest 4K and 8K TVs.

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Energy

Running Costs Are High

Whilst the energy efficiency classification of this TV is A, based on average energy prices we estimate that the UE78KS9500 will cost £356 over 5 years to run, which is in the most expensive 6% of all 409 4K and 8K TVs that were launched in the last year.


Audio

Four Point Two Loudspeakers

Most 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this TV have between one and five loudspeakers, including the UE78KS9500 which has four point two loudspeakers.

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Fairly High RMS Rated Power

New 4K and 8K TVs have RMS rated powers of between 6W and 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 28W. With an RMS rated power of 70 Watts, the UE78KS9500 has one of the highest RMS rated powers amongst 4K and 8K TVs of this age.

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Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The Samsung UE78KS9500 has a built-in subwoofer. Most of the other recently released televisions also have a built-in subwoofer.

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Quite High Subwoofer RMS Power

At 30 Watts, the UE78KS9500 has a fairly high subwoofer RMS power compared to most of the other new similar spec televisions. Latest 4K and 8K TVs have subwoofer RMS powers of between 15W and 40W.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The UE78KS9500 has a common interface (CI) slot, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The UE78KS9500 has a desktop stand included. Most of the other TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV also have a desktop stand included.

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Smart TV

Supports Video On Demand (VOD)

The UE78KS9500 supports video on demand (VOD), as do most of the other similar spec TVs that came out around the same time as this TV.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The UE78KS9500 supports screen mirroring, as do most of the other new 4K and 8K TVs.

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Supports Timeshift

The Samsung UE78KS9500 supports timeshift, as do most of the other TVs that were launched in the last year.

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Supports Internet TV

The UE78KS9500 supports internet TV, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to this TV.

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Supports Smart TV

The Samsung UE78KS9500 supports Smart TV. Most of the other latest similar spec TVs also support Smart TV.

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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The UE78KS9500 supports Picture-in-Picture. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for a similar time to this TV also support Picture-in-Picture.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The UE78KS9500 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other recently released 4K and 8K TVs.

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The UE78KS9500 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, as do most of the other latest TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers product ue78ks9500txxu, samsung ue78ks9500txxu, samsung samue78ks9500, audiolab ue78ks9500, samsung hd360design, anthem ue78ks9500, samsung 78ks9500, ue78ks9500lxxn
Barcodes 08806088314549, 08806088315928, 08806088318806, 08806088345239

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