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Samsung UN55JU6500

54.6" 4K Flat Dec 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type Screen Shape Wi-Fi Release Date £101.18 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are average
Running costs are low
Does not have a good refresh rate

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Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

This Samsung TV received a score of 70 out of 100 from expert review website pcworld.com_techhive.com.

Samsung Has Excellent TV Reviews

Based on 47,290 expert and owner reviews (including 11,240 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent ratings for its televisions. Samsung also has excellent ratings specifically within its 4K and 8K TVs range compared to other brands. 96% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

Running Costs Are Low

The UN55JU6500 is one of the cheaper to run televisions that have been on the market for more than a year that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the UN55JU6500 will cost £102 over 5 years to run.


Audio

Good Sound Quality

Two people who reviewed the Samsung UN55JU6500 concluded that it had good sound quality. Expert review site Pcworld.com_techhive.com said “Good picture, good sound, good file decoding”. Pcworld.com_techhive.com also mentioned “Deliver a good picture, good sound” in their review.


Design

Good Interface

Three Samsung UN55JU6500 reviewers wrote in their reviews that the Samsung UN55JU6500 had a good interface. Pcworld.com_techhive.com wrote “Clean, efficient user interface”. Pcworld.com_techhive.com also said “The onscreen user interface is clean and easy to navigate” in their review. Pcworld.com_techhive.com also said “A clean interface” in their review.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

It was December 2015 when Samsung released the UN55JU6500.


Price

Reasonably Priced

One Samsung UN55JU6500 reviewer who bought the Samsung UN55JU6500 considered that it was good value for money. Expert review site Pcworld.com_techhive.com mentioned two years ago “An affordable 54.6-inch TV that does everything well” in their review of the Samsung UN55JU6500 and scored the product 6 stars.


Display

Does Not Have a Good Refresh Rate

One person who reviewed it wrote that it did not have a good refresh rate. Pcworld.com_techhive.com said two years ago “Refresh rate is only 60Hz” in their review of the Samsung UN55JU6500.

Not 3D

The Samsung UN55JU6500 is not 3D, although this is within the context that most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for a comparable time to this television are also not 3D.

TVs which are 3D that might be worth considering include the Samsung UE55JS8502 which also has a higher rating.

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Has a Wide Color Enhancer

The UN55JU6500 has a wide color enhancer. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV also have a wide color enhancer.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

With a motion interpolation frequency of only 120 hertz, the UN55JU6500 has one of the slower motion interpolation frequencies amongst 4K and 8K TVs of this age. TVs of a similar age and type to this TV have motion interpolation frequencies of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 760Hz.

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54.6 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 54.6 inches television.

Other 54.6" televisions currently available that you might want to consider include the UN55JU7500, or the UN55JS9000 both from Samsung which and both of have better reviews.

If this TV display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might want to consider the Panasonic TX-55DX600 (55"), or the LG 55UH625 (55").

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The UN55JU6500 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released more than a year ago also support Wi-Fi.

It may also be worth considering one of the other TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available including because of its better review score, the Philips 65PUS8901.

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Supports Bluetooth

The UN55JU6500 supports Bluetooth. Most of the other TVs of this age and spec also support Bluetooth.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Samsung UN55JU6500 supports Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to this TV also support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The UN55JU6500 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to this television.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The Samsung UN55JU6500 has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this television.

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Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The UN55JU6500 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, as do most of the other TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV.

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Performance

Supports BD Wise

The Samsung UN55JU6500 supports BD Wise. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that were released more than a year ago also support BD Wise.

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Features Local Dimming

The UN55JU6500 features local dimming. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as this television also feature local dimming.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The UN55JU6500 has a desktop stand included, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that were launched more than a year ago.

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Smart TV

Supports Smart TV

The Samsung UN55JU6500 supports Smart TV. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out more than a year ago also support Smart TV.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The UN55JU6500 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to this TV also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

The UN55JU6500 has a relatively standard depth (63.5 millimeters) compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to this TV.

We compared all the other 63.5mm thick TVs to this television and we think the Samsung UN50JS7000 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung un55ju6500fxzarb, samsung rbun55ju6500fxz, 3840x2160
Barcodes 00653341161994, 00696859966811, 00887276075655, 653341161994R1

Samsung UN55JU6500 Review Sources

To prepare this Samsung UN55JU6500 review we compared this TV to 4,717 other models. For each TV that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 1,018,074 product attributes, 85,006 TV reviews and 3,569,800 historical TV prices from 204 TV retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this TV compared to the other models as well as any areas where this TV is lacking.

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Philips 55PUS8601 vs Samsung UN55JU6500

Philips 55PUS8601 vs Samsung UN55JU6500
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£ 1,699.99 £0.00
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Faster Motion Interpolation Frequency
Expert Reviews Are Appreciably Better
Two More RF Ports Quantitys
84% Higher Running Costs Over Five Years
Only Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

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£ 1,760.00 £0.00
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Two More Loudspeakers
50% Higher RMS Rated Power
Newer by Seven Months
£134.21 More Expensive to Run Over Five Years
One Less USB 2.0 Port

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Sony KD-55X9005 vs Samsung UN55JU6500
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£ 499.99 £0.00
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Four Number of Loudspeakerss
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122% Higher Running Costs Over Five Years
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