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Samsung UN55KU6500

$695.00
55" 4K Ultra HD Direct-LED Curved Apr 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type LED Backlighting Type Screen Shape Release Date $76.84 Electricity cost over 5 years
Excellent user reviews
Good smart TV features
Reasonably priced
401 Reviews
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Reviews

Excellent User Reviews

People who bought this 4K and 8K TV rated this television as superb on average. Over 84% of reviewers gave this television the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 96% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Samsung TVs Have Excellent Reviews

Based on 32,219 user and expert reviews (including 5,284 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent ratings for its televisions. Samsung also has excellent ratings specifically within its 4K and 8K TVs range compared to other brands. 97% of those that bought a Samsung television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Display

Good High Def TV

Eleven owners agreed that the product was good at displaying high definition TV. Patty rated it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and she wrote on Walmart.com “We 'finally' upgraded to a newer larger TV! After looking many reviews we decided on the Curved 4K Ultra HD by Samsung”. Mary wrote in his review of this TV “Beautiful picture, easy set-up, HD is amazing” and gave it a rating of the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Swaa77 said “Ultra HD, HDR, decent amount of inputs” in their Samsung UN55KU6500 review.

Good Picture Quality

Fourty-five customers wrote in their reviews that the Samsung UN55KU6500 had good picture quality. Msduck mentioned in their review of this TV on Walmart.com “We love the size and picture quality of the tv”. Mjgresham said “I fell in love with the picture quality when I first saw them in a store”. Overallsatisfaction said on Walmart.com “Good picture quality and sound quality” in their review of this TV and gave the product a score of 4 stars out of 5.

Eleven customers who purchased it thought it had good colour saturation. Nlindajoy said on Walmart.com “The colors are vibrant and clear”. In April last year Lordx rated the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars and said “Colors look great - enjoying it!” in their review of this TV. Last year Lovethisproduct7 wrote on Walmart.com “Colors are vivid and everything so far is good” in their review of this TV.

Three people who purchased it considered that it was good for playing games on. Trainsauce said “Couldn't be happier! Fantastic for gaming” in their review of this TV and scored it a maximum of 5 stars. Jayt said “Awesome for gaming and makes console gaming look like PC gaming” in their review of this TV. Falljason wrote “Great for gaming on Xbox one s” in their review of this TV and gave it a score of the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

Two owners considered that the product was good for watching movies. Kdpolo mentioned in their review of this TV on Walmart.com in April last year “Perfect for movies and gaming my PS4 has never looked this good” and rated the product a maximum of 5 stars. Falljason said in their review of this TV on Walmart.com “Great TV for movies and apps”.

Two owners mentioned in their reviews that it had a good contrast ratio. Colormeimpressed rated the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars and wrote on Walmart.com “The higher dynamic contrast range”. Dupaboy73 said on Walmart.com “Very happy with contrast on this 55 inch TV”.

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Good 3D Picture Quality

Two customers who reviewed this TV wrote that it had a good 3D picture quality. Blkbart said “Crip clear 3D look amazing beautiful.I am impressed glad I bought it”.

Not 3D

Like most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this television, the UN55KU6500 is not 3D.

TVs which are 3D that might be worth considering include the Samsung UN55JU7500 ($1,399.99) which also has a higher rating.

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4K Ultra HD

4K Ultra HD

The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many 4K and 8K TVs that were launched more than a year ago. 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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Smart TV

Good Smart TV Features

Ten people who reviewed it considered that it had good apps. Organloft2001 gave it a rating of the highest possible rating of 5 stars and wrote in April last year “Exceptional features and apps you can download”. Mantis66j said on Walmart.com “The apps and browser are great” in their review of this TV and rated the Samsung UN55KU6500 the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Makzuni wrote on Walmart.com last year “All apps are working smoothly so far”.

Five owners who reviewed the product concluded that it had great smart functions. Last year Pgd7 said “The interface to select the smart features is perfect”. Jmbleau mentioned on Walmart.com also last year “Every aspect of this tv is perfect; the smart functions, color accuracy, ease of use” and rated it a maximum of 5 stars. Dyllama gave this TV a score of a maximum of 5 stars and said on Walmart.com “All the added bonus apps from the smart features it has are awesome”.

Three people who bought this TV wrote that it was good for watching on demand TV. Karen1851 mentioned on Walmart.com “I love this TV! It is so easy to connect to Netflix”. Wallyworldguy wrote in their review of this TV on Walmart.com “Streaming Ulta HD shows from Netflix and Amazon Prime is truly enjoyable”. Iosonomayra said on Walmart.com “My son likes that it's easier now to access Netflix” in their review of this TV.

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Good Connectivity

One owner considered that this TV was easy to sync. Goldstalk gave it a rating of the highest possible rating of 5 stars and mentioned on Walmart.com “I love that it syncs to my Mac” in their review of this TV.

Supports Screen Mirroring Function

The UN55KU6500 supports screen mirroring function. Most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to this television also support screen mirroring function.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The UN55KU6500 supports smart TV features, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV.

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Features

Good Technical Features

Thirty-nine customers concluded that it had good features. Naksh68 mentioned “All the features are good” and gave it a rating of a maximum of 5 stars. Missmayhem222 mentioned “Lots of great features”. Overallsatisfaction said on Walmart.com “Various useful features” in their review of this TV and scored it 4 stars out of 5.

Good Stand

One person considered that the product had a good stand. Dirtyred311 wrote in their review of this TV “The only thing that would make it better is if the stand that came with it, swiveled”.

Good for Wall Mounting

One person who reviewed it concluded that it was good for wall mounting. Keepyourstandsiwallmount said “However all my products are wall mounted due to their size” and gave it a rating of a maximum of 5 stars.

Good Remote Control

Twenty-one owners who reviewed the product considered that it had a good remote control. In April last year Milhouse35 mentioned “Picture is Awesome! Remote is simple” in their review of this TV and gave the Samsung UN55KU6500 a score of a maximum of 5 stars. Kilbride mentioned “The new remote is really awesome once you get the hang of it, picture is terrific, price very reasonable”. Karensue81469 said “The only downside is the remote”.


Design

Easy to Use

Thirty people concluded that it was easy to setup. Nene mentioned on Walmart.com “So easy to set up”. Midwestray rated it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and said in their review of this TV on Walmart.com in April last year “You will love this UHD, very easy to setup”. Nya512 said on Walmart.com “Was very easy to set up and connect to other electronics” and gave it a rating of the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

Twenty-eight owners reckoned that it was easy to use. Myfirstsamsung16 said in their review of this TV “I love my new Samsung TV with its curved screen and its ease of use and great picture”. Msanabi mentioned on Walmart.com “Easy to setup and so easy to use” in their review of this TV and gave it a rating of the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Monk mentioned “It is working great the picture is great weekend are very excited to use all the features” and gave it a rating of a maximum of 5 stars.

Five customers who reviewed the product considered that it was easy to use the menus. Last year Ken720 wrote “You may have to fine tune your settings” in their review of this TV. Rogo mentioned “Good picture, settings, easy to use remote”. Raya wrote “This TV has a beautiful screen, nice interactive menu system with the slimline easy-to-use remote control”.

Two owners thought it was comfortable and easy to hold. Dougieb gave this TV a rating of the highest possible rating of 5 stars and said on Walmart.com “I find the SmartTV features and menus to be very easy to navigate and the simplistic remote to be comfortable and its mimialistic design to be very easy to handle” in their Samsung UN55KU6500 review. Gma5 wrote “Like the new remote, much better design and easy to hold on to” in their review of this TV.

One owner mentioned in their reviews that it had a good interface. William wrote last year “The remote and user interface are easy to learn” in his review of this TV. One customer who bought it reckoned that it was easy to assemble. Joshm07 wrote in their review of this TV on Walmart.com in April last year “Easy to assemble as well”.

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Nice Design

Fourty-four people agreed that it was good looking. Last year Ownerincolumbus wrote “Beautiful picture and great sound Apps are nice with plenty of variety The only problem I have with the set is the wi-fi when using Netflix”. In April last year Lobobryan said in their Samsung UN55KU6500 review on Walmart.com “The picture is beautiful” and scored the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars. K7096 scored it a maximum of 5 stars and said “Bright eye popping color, beautiful quality picture”.

Fifteen owners who purchased it agreed that it was well designed. Pgd7 said in April last year “This is a beautiful TV in both design and performance” in their review of this TV. Tipperandmo wrote “Love the curved design so tv can be seen from furniture all around the room” in their review of this TV and rated it a maximum of 5 stars. Teeq mentioned in their review of this TV on Walmart.com “The curve design is cool” and rated it the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

Four customers said in their reviews that it was smooth. Ken720 wrote on Walmart.com last year “The television was a breeze to set up and pairing it with my other Samsung products went very smooth”. Swalker mentioned in their review of this TV “Just got tv and setup went smooth”. Dabombblewup gave it a rating of a maximum of 5 stars and said on Walmart.com “The picture quality is just amazing and it runs really smooth”.

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Good Product Quality

Sixty-eight customers who purchased it considered that it was good quality. Musiq37 mentioned “Great tv overall, picture quality excellent i am really going to enjoy this”. Natasha36 mentioned in April last year “I love the quality and durability of the TV's down to the cell phones” and rated the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Mike said “Easy to use and set up! Amazing picture quality” in his review of this TV.

Robust

Five customers wrote in their reviews that this TV was well made. William gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5 and he said last year “Appears to be well made”. Cht7 gave it a rating of a maximum of 5 stars and mentioned in their review of this TV on Walmart.com in the same month “Easy setup, great picture and excellent options built in”. Carnage662 mentioned in their review of this TV “The built in smart tv features are great! I was able to get rid of most of the clutter connected to my old tv”.

Three people who bought this TV mentioned that it was strong and durable. William rated it 4 stars out of 5 and he mentioned in his review of this TV on Bhphotovideo.com “The unit is attractive, sturdy”. Franks1947 wrote last year “They are sturdy” in their review of this TV.

Three people said in their reviews that this TV was reliable. Last year Vtx1800 said on Walmart.com “A year ago, I purchased a 65 inch curve tv and decided to stay with a dependable brand we have grown to love”. Also last year Jro21 said “Picture is amazing I was in between an lg or Samsung and well I stuck with Samsung due to how reliable it's been for me in the past”. Joejoe62 wrote “We just purchased our third Samsung television we are so pleased with the product reliability” .

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Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Four customers agreed that it was thin. Nickyr wrote on Walmart.com “Perfect size, thin, brilliant colors, good sound, very vivid imagen”. Samsungfam2 gave it a score of the highest possible rating of 5 stars and wrote in their review of this TV on Walmart.com “Beautiful picture, slim design, great features”. Sparky2041 said on Walmart.com “Stylish, slim design fits our room perfectly”.

Two owners who reviewed it mentioned that it was lightweight. Milord said in their review of this TV “Has all the features you need, beautiful crisp picture with different options, lightweight” and gave it a rating of the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Lisa said in her review of this TV on Walmart.com last year “It's very lightweight and intuitive”.

Two customers who reviewed the Samsung UN55KU6500 reckoned that it was heavy and bulky. Last year Oldcomputerdoc wrote on Walmart.com “This is a LARGE and HEAVY TV”. Daveabq said “Use the coax input for an outdoor antenna which is used as a backup when the satellite signal is interrupted by heavy rain or snow” .

One owner who purchased this TV considered that it was a good size. In April last year Tanner mentioned “Good size for bedrooms and living rooms”.

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Benefits

Great for Films

Four people thought it was great for watching films. Moviefam276 wrote “My husband and daughter are avid movie viewers and notice a distinct clarity difference from our prior HD set!” in their review of this TV. 4kgeek wrote on Walmart.com last year “Watching a movie in 4K is AMAZING! This TV is excellent”. Act5 rated this TV a maximum of 5 stars and wrote on Walmart.com “Close or better than a movie theater screen”.

Two owners agreed that the product was great for watching Netflix.

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Audio

Good Sound Quality

Fifty-five customers said in their reviews that the Samsung UN55KU6500 had good sound quality. Nlindajoy gave it a rating of 4 stars out of 5 and wrote “We hooked up a sound bar and speakers and sound is great” in their review of this TV. Last year Organloft2001 wrote on Walmart.com “Audio is fantastic” in their review of this TV and scored the product a maximum of 5 stars. Paul28 mentioned in their review of this TV on Walmart.com also last year “TV is very clear with great sound”.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The Samsung UN55KU6500 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out more than a year ago also support Wi-Fi.

We compared all the other TVs which support Wi-Fi to this TV and we think because of it's better review score, the Samsung UN65KS8500 ($1,499) is also worth considering.

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Has a Wi-Fi Direct

The UN55KU6500 has a Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to this TV also have a Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The UN55KU6500 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this TV.

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Support

Good Support

Three owners reckoned that this TV had good technical guidance. Tipperandmo mentioned on Walmart.com last year “Set up was quick and easy with our son's help”. In the same month Tbcjbaseball wrote in their review of this TV on Walmart.com “After a couple of minutes of instruction with the manual it becomes very simple to use”. W mentioned on Argos.co.uk in April last year “Was very easy to set up with good clear instructions throughout Very high quality product, really pleased with the purchase” in their review of this TV and gave this TV a rating of 4 stars out of 5.


Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The UN55KU6500 has an energy Star certified. Most of the other TVs that have been available for a similar time to this television also have an energy Star certified.

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Performance

Has a Game Mode

The UN55KU6500 has a game mode, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to this TV.

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Features Local Dimming

The UN55KU6500 features local dimming, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released around the same time as this television.

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Other

Released Over a Year Ago

This television has been on the market since April 2017.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung b2b un55ku6500fxza, samsung modelun55ku6500, samsung un55ku6500fxza, samsung ku6500series, samsung 21600p120mr
Barcodes 0008.87276E+11, 00653341615091, 00887276161303, 00887276209654

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