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Samsung Televisions Have Excellent Reviews
Based on 22,325 owner and expert reviews, Samsung has excellent reviews for its televisions. Samsung also has excellent reviews specifically within its 4K and 8K TVs range.
Only Released Eight Months Ago
This TV was only released eight months ago, so it is likely to use more advanced technology than some of the older TVs.
Supports Smart TV Features
The UN49KS8000 supports smart TV features. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the UN49KS8000 also support smart TV features.
Has a WiFi Connection
The UN49KS8000 has a WiFi connection, as do most of the other new comparable spec TVs.
2160p Video Mode
This television supports a 2160p video mode, which is the most commonly supported video mode on TVs that are a similar age to it.
Three USB 2.0 Ports
Most of the other new televisions only have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, however the UN49KS8000 has three USB 2.0 ports.
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Fairly High RMS Rated Power
The lowest RMS rated power of 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the UN49KS8000 is 10W and the highest is 120W. At 40 Watts, the UN49KS8000 has a quite high RMS rated power compared to most of the other latest similar spec TVs.
Quite Low Annual Energy Consumption
At only 102 kilowatt hours, the UN49KS8000 has a quite low annual energy consumption compared to most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been available for around the same time as the UN49KS8000. The average annual energy consumption of latest TVs is 140kWh, and the annual energy consumptions range from 59kWh to 420kWh.
The UN49KS8000 has a fairly thin thickness (only 43.18 millimeters) compared to most of the other televisions that have been on the market for a similar time to the UN49KS8000. The average thickness of newly released 4K and 8K TVs is 62mm.
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Not 3D Compatible
The Samsung UN49KS8000 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other TVs that were launched in the last 12 months are also not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Most recently released 4K and 8K TVs do not have a built-in camera. The Samsung UN49KS8000 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Most 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as the UN49KS8000 do not feature OLED technology. The Samsung UN49KS8000 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.
Only One RF Port
The UN49KS8000 is a one RF port TV. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as the UN49KS8000 have between one and two RF ports.
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4K Ultra HD HD Type
The display resolution of this television is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many TVs that have been available for the last year. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD
Motion Interpolation Frequency
3840 x 2160
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Audio Decoding Technology
DTS Premium Sound 5.1, Dolby Digital Plus
Ports & Interfaces
Ethernet LAN Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
USB 2.0 Port
Consumer Electronics Control
On Screen Display Language
ENG, ESP, FRE
VESA Mounting Interface
400 x 400
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110 - 120
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Total running cost over 5 years
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 12 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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