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Samsung UN49KS8000

Samsung UN49KS8000
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A top-rated and very economical to run 48.5" 4K TV, with very good features
48.5" 4K No 43.18mm Apr 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date
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Samsung UN49KS8000 Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have ranked the Samsung UN49KS8000 number 44 in 4K TVs, number 161 in best selling TVs and number 739 across all TVs.
97
Reviews
998 Reviews
85
Features
Fully-Featured
87
Running Costs
$73 Over 5 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 84?

It has outstanding user reviews with 98% of buyers recommending this TV to others.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer televisions with more up to date technology are available. View the latest televisions 2018.
This TV has running costs of $73 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,388 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
It has some great features:
4K
Thinner than average
Supports Wi-Fi
Features local dimming
About this product
Exceptional color. authentic images
Dynamic brightness reveals hidden details
Remaster your non-suhd content
See small details come to life
Designed to excite the senses
Looks great from any angle
The features you want, all in one place
Indulge your inner gamer
Easily connect, share and play your favorite content
Vibrant viewing experience

Samsung UN49KS8000 Video Reviews

How Big is the Samsung UN49KS8000?

The Samsung UN49KS8000 is 1,089.66mm wide and 632.46mm tall. It is 43.18mm thick and weighs 13.8kg.

Samsung UN49KS8000 front dimensions
Samsung UN49KS8000 size in context

Samsung UN49KS8000 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the UN49KS8000 will cost $73 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 4,388 televisions.

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Features

4K

4K

The Samsung UN49KS8000 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD TV, which is the most common resolution. Across all televisions the worst resolution is HD Ready and the best is 8K. 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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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the UN49KS8000 of 48.5" is pretty typical compared to most other televisions. It is in the largest 56% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The UN49KS8000 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the Samsung UN49KS8000 is not 3D. 75% of televisions are not 3D.

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Thinner Than Average

The thickness of the UN49KS8000 of only 43.2mm is in the thinnest 20% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. Across all the TVs the thicknesses range from 1.7mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The Samsung UN49KS8000 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of televisions.

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Features Local Dimming

The UN49KS8000 features local dimming. 76% of TVs do not feature local dimming.

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Supports Interactive TV

The UN49KS8000 supports interactive TV, which is unusual. 94% of televisions do not support interactive TV.

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Supports Netflix

The number of video apps supported by the UN49KS8000 is more than most televisions. This television supports Netflix, which is the most commonly supported video app supported by televisions.

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Higher Than Average RMS Rated Power

Televisions have RMS rated powers of between 2W and 200W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The UN49KS8000's RMS rated power of 40W is higher than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the highest 7% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UN49KS8000 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 73% of televisions do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The UN49KS8000 supports screen mirroring, which is unusual. 84% of TVs do not support screen mirroring.

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Energy Star Certified

The UN49KS8000 is Energy Star certified, which is unusual. 83% of TVs are not Energy Star certified.

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Supports Bluetooth

The UN49KS8000 supports Bluetooth, unlike 80% of televisions which do not support Bluetooth.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The UN49KS8000 supports a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels. This TV also supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. Across all TVs the resolution ranges from 366 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Features Voice Control

The Samsung UN49KS8000 features voice control. 86% of televisions do not feature voice control.

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Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

The UN49KS8000 features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI), unlike 87% of TVs which do not feature High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).

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Has an ECO Mode

The Samsung UN49KS8000 has an ECO mode, which is unusual. 91% of TVs do not have an ECO mode.

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Supports Parental Controls

The UN49KS8000 supports parental controls, unlike 87% of TVs which do not support parental controls.

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Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The Samsung UN49KS8000 has a built-in subwoofer, which is unusual. 90% of televisions do not have a built-in subwoofer.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung un49ks8000fxza

Barcodes:

00887276149172

Frequently Asked Questions About the Samsung UN49KS8000

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