Samsung UN55KU6290
Samsung UN55KU6290
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Samsung UN55KU6290

A very popular and cheap to run 55 inch 4K television
55" 4K No No May 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
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Samsung UN55KU6290 Review

With low running costs but good features, we have ranked the Samsung UN55KU6290 number 29 in 55 inch TVs, number 52 in 4K TVs and number 380 across all TVs.
Good Features
$79 Over 5 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 59?

At over a year old this television is slightly out of date, and newer televisions with more up to date technology are available.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 TVs 2017.
It has running costs of $79 over 5 years, which are typical compared to the other 3,997 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
This TV is one of the best selling TVs currently on the market. View best selling TVs July 2017.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Does not feature OLED technology
Not 3D

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 $399.99 on eBay 71 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 90% 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.

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Samsung UN55KU6290 In-Depth Analysis


Best Seller

The UN55KU6290 is one the best selling TV currently on the market.

Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has mediocre features but at $949.99 it is cheaper than 55% of televisions.

Price Has Gone Up by $550 (58%)

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Samsung UN55KU6290 of 55" is relatively average compared to most other TVs. It is in the smallest 1% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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The UN55KU6290 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD television, which is the most common resolution. Across all TVs 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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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The UN55KU6290 does not feature OLED technology, although this is within the context that 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

The UN55KU6290 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that 74% of televisions are also not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi


The UN55KU6290 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of televisions.

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Features Local Dimming

The UN55KU6290 features local dimming, unlike 76% of TVs which do not feature local dimming.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The Samsung UN55KU6290 supports screen mirroring, which is unusual. 87% of televisions do not support screen mirroring.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the Samsung UN55KU6290 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. TVs resolutions range from 1024 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Energy Star Certified

The Samsung UN55KU6290 is Energy Star certified, unlike 84% of TVs which are not Energy Star certified.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UN55KU6290 supports Wi-Fi Direct, which is unusual. 72% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Running Costs

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The UN55KU6290 has an average running cost of $79 over 5 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,997 televisions.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung un55ku6290fxza, generic un55ku6290fxza, samsung 55hu6840


00653341607195, 00887276167749, 00887276209692

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