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Samsung UN55KU7000

$879.49
$699.97 $179.52 cheaper than 41 days ago
54.6" 4K Ultra HD Edge-Lit LED Flat Sep 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type LED Backlighting Type Screen Shape Release Date $76.84 Electricity cost over 5 years
Two industry awards
Nice design
Running costs are very low
65 Reviews + 2 Awards
Digitaltrends.com Recommended Product reviewed.com Editor's Choice
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Reviews

Two Industry Awards

Two expert review sites both liked this television. The reviewer at Digitaltrends.com conluded that they would endorse this TV and gave it a "Recommended Product" award and the reviewer at Reviewed.com gave it an "Editor's Choice" award and wrote it was marvellous.

Average Expert Reviews

Based on two expert reviews from sites including reviewed.com and Digitaltrends.com the average expert rating of this television is 74 out of 100.

Good User Reviews

On average, based on 63 user reviews the average user rating of this Samsung TV is 86%. Over 80% of reviewers gave this television either 4 or 5 stars.

Samsung Televisions Have Excellent Reviews

We checked 32,219 expert and owner reviews (including 5,284 verified purchases) for Samsung televisions and found that on average Samsung has excellent reviews. We also found that Samsung has excellent reviews specifically within its 4K and 8K TVs range. 97% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Design

Nice Design

Nine customers wrote in their reviews that the product was good looking. Expert review site Digitaltrends.com scored it 4 stars out of 5 and wrote in their review of this TV “First unveiled at a swanky Las Vegas event ahead of the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show, Samsung's SUHD TVs (no”. In April last year Michael S. said on Amazon “It's gorgeous”. Michael S. also wrote “A sweet and gorgeous unit” in his review.

One owner said in their reviews that the product was well designed. In April last year Foureverinfinite said “The stand and sleek design of the tv are badass! Overall i'm impressed with this product from the time it got here, price, quality”.

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Easy to Use

Six owners wrote in their reviews that it was easy to setup. Renegade_photog wrote in their review of this TV on Bhphotovideo.com “I've tested both the wireless and wired connections and they are both excellent and easy to setup”. Dan L. Woolley wrote “TV was very easy to setup and the picture pops! Thanks again Samsung for a wonderful product!”. Brad said in his review of this TV on Amazon “TV was easy to set up and get it going”.

Three customers who reviewed the product thought it was easy to use the menus. T. Tackett scored this TV 80 out of 100 and said “Pc input needs to be on HDMI 1 for best picture settings” in their review of this TV. Dix Handley said on Amazon last year “There are finer tweaks you can make and if you google "soap opera effect" you'll stumble upon some really detailed, excellent parameter settings.” in their review of this TV. Foureverinfinite said on Amazon “The smart menu is fun to use” and rated it the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

Two customers mentioned in their reviews that the product was easy to use. Last year Michael J. Szczerbinski he wrote “Only nit holding it from a 5 star is the online entry device interface could be quicker / more intuitive” in his review of this TV. Dix Handley wrote on Amazon “Because of its auto-adjust features it can produce a "Soap Opera" effect making everything, including old movies look like they were shot on a handy cam”.

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Good Product Quality

Sixteen customers who bought it considered that it was good quality. Richard S. mentioned on Amazon “If you stream in 4k, you had better have top quality and the fastest of the fastest of internet providers, otherwise you'll just be looking at endless loading circles” in his review of this TV. In April last year R Santi mentioned on Amazon “The picture quality is great”. Mpo wrote “Outstanding picture quality, however a little difficult to adjust the picture settings, I am still playing with the controls”.

Robust

Four owners who reviewed it reckoned that it was well made. Thorbiddlesworth mentioned on Amazon last year “Very Solid 4k TV”. Also last year G. Howard mentioned on Amazon “I have a PLEX server set up in my home and the fact that this app was BUILT IN to Samsung TVs made me give the nod to Samsung”.


Features

Good Technical Features

Four customers who reviewed it reckoned that it had good features. Dix Handley said “The smart features are flawless and I set up the apps in a few minutes”. Jusan Hamilton gave it a score of a maximum of 5 stars and said on Amazon “Great picture and great features”. Kcotteri mentioned “This TV delivers a great image and is stuffed with special Smart features” in their review of this TV.

Nice Stand

Three people thought this TV had a good stand. Michael S. said in his review of this TV on Amazon “The TV sits precariously on its elegant stand”. In April last year Lawson72 wrote “Pros -way better stand than the last samsung I had -has a gorgeous silver look -4k looks awesome -makes a great monitor -software looks great” in their review of this TV.

Good Remote Control

Seven customers thought the Samsung UN55KU7000 had a good remote control. Michael S. said on Amazon “I haven't as yet programmed the tiny, nifty remote, to work with the old Bose.” in his review of this TV and rated it the highest possible rating of 5 stars. David gave it a rating of a maximum of 5 stars and he wrote in his review of this TV last year “The minimal remote is fantastic”. Dix Handley said on Amazon also last year “It would have been nice if they had included a dumb remote along with there nifty Bang” in their review of this TV.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Three people said in their reviews that the Samsung UN55KU7000 was thin. Richard S. mentioned “The PS4 Slim and the PS4 Pro do not have this capability”. Stewart mentioned on Bhphotovideo.com “The TV isn't much bigger than my old 46" Sony LCD since the bezel is so thin on the Samsung”. G. Howard rated this TV 80 out of 100 and wrote on Amazon in April last year “Nice thin silver edges give this TV an impressive face, even on the stand”.

One person who bought this TV reckoned that it was thick. Allen E. mentioned “If not I'll buy LG (which is running a close 2nd) and not loose a lot on picture quality” in his review of this TV and rated the product a maximum of 5 stars.

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Display

Good 3D Picture Quality

One person who reviewed this TV considered that it had a good 3D picture quality. R Santi wrote on Amazon “Even my 42" 3d Vizio does a better job on old cables” but in spite of that they only scored it 20 out of 100.

Good Picture Quality

Fourteen owners who purchased this TV agreed that it had good picture quality. Vovkin wrote in April last year “Great picture quality on Netflix deluxe”. Thorbiddlesworth rated it 4 stars out of 5 and mentioned “I think this Samsung is better in the day with its "crystal" color technology and its excellent clarity”. Renegade_photog said in their review of this TV “The picture quality is crystal-clear and stunning”.

One person said that this TV had a good refresh rate. M. Beauchamp wrote in their review of this TV “According to the Samsung chat sales agent, only the Series 8 and 9 (as of this post date) have the faster refresh rate of 120 Hz--and there are no 40" TVs in the series 8” yet they only gave the product a score of 40 out of 100.

One customer who bought the product reckoned that it had a good contrast ratio. Thorbiddlesworth said on Amazon in April last year “Oled's are better at night and the black levels are amazing.” and gave this TV a score of 80 out of 100.

One person who reviewed this TV thought it had good colour saturation. Last year Sang Thong wrote “Colors vivid brilliant life like sharp quality, ect” and scored the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

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Good High Def TV

Three owners who bought this TV concluded that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Wayne O'connor mentioned “As good as my old HDTV” in his Samsung UN55KU7000 review. Thorbiddlesworth gave the product a score of 80 out of 100 and wrote on Amazon “I didn't realize the Ultra HD logo that shows up when searching shows on the Fire TV does not show up the same way on this TV's app”. Sang Thong mentioned “Ultra hd smart hub tv always the best tv compared to other brands” in his review of this TV.

Not 3D

The Samsung UN55KU7000 is not 3D. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out in the last year are also not 3D.

TVs which are 3D that might also be worth considering include the 55E6 ($2,100), or the 65E6 ($2,629.98) both from LG 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 have been available for around the same time as it. 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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Other

Just Released Eight Months Ago

This Samsung television was only released eight months ago, so it is likely to use better technology than some of the older televisions.


Smart TV

Smart TV Features Are Good

Eight owners who reviewed the Samsung UN55KU7000 mentioned that it was good for watching on demand TV. R Santi wrote on Amazon “Netflix is far better than my service provider” however they only scored it 1 stars out of 5. R Santi also wrote “4k on Netflix is great” in their review. Michael S. rated the product a maximum of 5 stars and he said “Broadcasters are playing catch-up to a TV like this one” in his review of this TV.

Seven people who reviewed the product reckoned that it had good apps. Last year Richard S. said in his review of this TV on Amazon “It has all the apps you could want”. Justin mentioned on Amazon “The Netflix and HBO Go apps are quick and responsive”. Last year Konstantine mentioned on Amazon “I have no problem with any other apps besides NETFLIX” in their review of this TV and gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5.

Two people who reviewed it concluded that it had great smart functions.

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Supports Screen Mirroring Function

The UN55KU7000 supports screen mirroring function, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that came out in the last year.

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Has an Internet TV Function

The Samsung UN55KU7000 has an internet TV function. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this television also have an internet TV function.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The UN55KU7000 supports smart TV features. Most of the other latest TVs also support smart TV features.

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Benefits

Great for Films

Five people mentioned in their reviews that the Samsung UN55KU7000 was great for watching Netflix. Richard S. wrote “It is very easy to switch quickly between Netflix, Amazon, HBOnow etc.” in his review of this TV. Amazon Customer wrote “It's also pretty fast which is nice when using netflix or youtube”.

One customer who bought it concluded that it was great for watching films. Dix Handley gave this TV a score of a maximum of 5 stars and said on Amazon “Turn off all the auto features, auto motion plus, digital clean and film” in their review of this TV.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The UN55KU7000 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out in the last year also support Wi-Fi.

We compared all the other TVs which support Wi-Fi to this TV and we think the 65E6 ($2,629.98), and the 55E6 ($2,100) both from LG which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has a Wi-Fi Direct

The UN55KU7000 has a Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for the last year.

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Has a Bluetooth

The UN55KU7000 has a Bluetooth. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to this TV also have a Bluetooth.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The UN55KU7000 has an ethernet port. Most of the other latest comparable spec TVs also have an ethernet port.

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Performance

Features Voice Control

The UN55KU7000 features voice control. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV also feature voice control.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The UN55KU7000 has an energy Star certified. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for the last year also have an energy Star certified.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Samsung UN55KU7000 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other new 4K and 8K TVs also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Audio

Good Sound Quality

Five owners considered that the Samsung UN55KU7000 had good sound quality. Richard S. gave it a score of the highest possible rating of 5 stars and he mentioned on Amazon “I actually think the sound is great too” in his review of this TV. Amazon Customer mentioned in their review of this TV “It's worked great! The speakers weren't all that good, which wasn't a surprise since most TV speakers aren't very good” and rated it a maximum of 5 stars.

Quite Low RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated powers of 4K and 8K TVs that were released in the last 12 months range from 6W to 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 28W. At only 20 Watts, the Samsung UN55KU7000 has a quite low RMS rated power compared to most of the other newly released 4K and 8K TVs.

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Ergonomics

Does Not Have an On/off Switch

The Samsung UN55KU7000 does not have an on/off switch. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that were launched in the last 12 months do have an on/off switch.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung un55ku7000fxza, samsung ku7000series
Barcodes 00887276155227, 00887276155418

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