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Samsung UN55KU6290

$579.00
Samsung UN55KU6290
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An affordable and top-rated 55" 4K television, with great features and very low running costs
55" 4K No No Jun 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology 3D Release Date
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Samsung - 55" Class (54.6" Diag.) - LED - 2160p - Smart - 4K Ultra HD TV UN55KU6290FXZA
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Used - Samsung UN55KU6290 55" 2160p 120Hz 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV (Used)on -
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Used - Samsung UN55KU6290F 55" 4K Ultra HDR Smart LED TV WiFi Apps (Used)on -
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Samsung UN55KU6290 Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the Samsung UN55KU6290 number 5 in 55 inch TVs, number 6 in 4K TVs and number 35 across all TVs.
97
Reviews
657 Reviews
91
Value for Money
Excellent
83
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Running Costs
$83 Over 5 Years
86
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 86?

It has fantastic user reviews with 96% of buyers recommending this television to others.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
This TV has running costs of $83 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,333 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some great features:
Larger than average display diagonal
4K
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports screen mirroring
About this product
4K UHD picture quality
Slim design
UHD dimming
PurColor
UHD upscaling picture engine
HDR premium
Simplified smart TV
Cloud gaming
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 $489.99 on eBay 14 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 89% 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 UN55KU6290?

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Samsung UN55KU6290 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Very Good Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the most expensive 54% of televisions, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $579.00 we think it represents good value for money overall.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The UN55KU6290 has an average running cost of $83 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 4,333 TVs.

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Features

Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Samsung UN55KU6290 of 55" is larger than average when compared to most other TVs. It is larger than 76% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The display diagonals of TVs range from 13" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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4K

4K

The UN55KU6290 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of the most common HD type of Full HD. 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/QLED Technology

The UN55KU6290 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The UN55KU6290 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The UN55KU6290 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The UN55KU6290 supports screen mirroring, unlike 84% of televisions which 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 (Full HD) pixels. In addition, this television supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. The resolution of all TVs ranges from 366 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Samsung UN55KU6290 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 73% of TVs which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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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 UN55KU6290's motion interpolation frequency of only 120Hz is slower than average when compared to most other TVs. It is slower than 71% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Energy Star Certified

The UN55KU6290 is Energy Star certified. 83% of televisions are not Energy Star certified.

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Features Local Dimming

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

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung un55ku6290fxza

Barcodes:

00764753683049, 00887276167749, 00887276170091

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