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Samsung UN49KU7000

$597.99
Samsung UN49KU7000
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An award winning and affordable 48.5" 4K television, with very low running costs and great features
48.5" 4K No 55.88mm Feb 2016
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Samsung UN49KU7000 49-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV (2016 Model)
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Samsung UN49KU7000 Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the Samsung UN49KU7000 number 28 in Netflix recommended TVs, number 58 across all TVs and number 69 in 4K TVs.
94
Reviews
323 Reviews + 2 Awards
90
Value for Money
Excellent
82
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Running Costs
$80 Over 5 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 84?

It has good expert reviews and fantastic user reviews with 96% of buyers recommending this TV to others.
At over a year old this television is slightly out of date, and newer televisions with more up to date technology are available.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 $80 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,333 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some great features:
4K
Supports Wi-Fi
Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Supports Wi-Fi Direct
About this product
4K UHD picture quality
Active crystal color
Slim design
Simplified smart TV experience
Smart remote
Cloud gaming
HDR premium
UHD upscaling picture engine
UHD dimming
Smart view

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of $479.49 on eBay 90 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 68% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

How Big is the Samsung UN49KU7000?

The Samsung UN49KU7000 is 1,099.82mm wide and 640.08mm tall. It is 55.88mm thick and weighs 13.9kg.

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Samsung UN49KU7000 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Great Value for Money

Whilst the product is more expensive than 52% of televisions, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $597.99 it appears to be great value for money overall.

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the UN49KU7000 will cost $80 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 4,333 televisions.

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Features

4K

4K

The highest resolution of the UN49KU7000 is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of the most common HD type of Full HD. Across all TVs the resolution ranges from HD Ready (worst) to 8K (best). 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 UN49KU7000 of 48.5" is relatively typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 56% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

Like most other TVs, the UN49KU7000 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the UN49KU7000 is not 3D. 75% of televisions are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the Samsung UN49KU7000 of 55.9mm is pretty typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 42% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The Samsung UN49KU7000 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of televisions also support Wi-Fi.

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Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

The Samsung UN49KU7000 features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI), which is unusual. 87% of TVs do not feature High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Samsung UN49KU7000 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 73% of TVs which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports Interactive TV

The UN49KU7000 supports interactive TV, unlike 94% of TVs which do not support interactive TV.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The Samsung UN49KU7000 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. In addition, this television supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. Across all TVs the worst resolution is 366 x 768 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2160 pixels.

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Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The Samsung UN49KU7000 has an ambient light sensor, unlike 92% of TVs which do not have an ambient light sensor.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The Samsung UN49KU7000 supports screen mirroring, unlike 84% of TVs which do not support screen mirroring.

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Energy Star Certified

The UN49KU7000 is Energy Star certified, unlike 83% of TVs which are not Energy Star certified.

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Supports Bluetooth

The UN49KU7000 supports Bluetooth. 80% of televisions do not support Bluetooth.

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Features Voice Control

The UN49KU7000 features voice control. 86% of televisions do not feature voice control.

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Supports Netflix

The UN49KU7000 has a greater number of video apps than most televisions. This television supports Netflix, which is the most frequently supported video app supported by TVs.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

TVs have motion interpolation frequencies of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 450Hz. The motion interpolation frequency of the UN49KU7000 of only 120Hz is slower than average when compared to most other TVs. It is slower than 72% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung un49ku7000fxza

Barcodes:

00887276155357

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