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Samsung UN78HU9000

$4,599.99
Digitaltrends.com Editor's Choice hardwarezone.com.ph Recommended itc.ua Recommended
A multi award winning 78 inch 4K TV with good features
78" 4K Yes No May 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
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Samsung UN78HU9000 Review

With excellent reviews but good features, we have ranked the Samsung UN78HU9000 number 39 in 3D TVs, number 109 in 4K TVs and number 295 across all TVs.
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818 Reviews + 3 Awards
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Good Features
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$225 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
63
Good

Why Has it Scored 64?

It has very good expert reviews and outstanding user reviews with 98% of buyers recommending this TV to others.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer televisions with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest TVs 2017.
This Samsung TV has running costs of $225 over 5 years, which are in the most expensive 7% of all 3,997 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
The UN78HU9000 has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
4K
Very large display diagonal
Does not feature OLED technology

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Samsung UN78HU9000 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $4,599.99 it is more expensive than 97% of televisions.


Features

4K

4K

The UN78HU9000 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found HD type of Full HD. The resolution of all televisions 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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Very Large Display Diagonal

TVs have display diagonals of between 2" and 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The UN78HU9000's display diagonal of 78" is very large compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 2% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The UN78HU9000 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED technology.

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3D

The UN78HU9000 is 3D, which is unusual. 74% of TVs are not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The UN78HU9000 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports BD Wise

The UN78HU9000 supports BD Wise, unlike 90% of televisions which do not support BD Wise.

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Quite High Subwoofer RMS Power

The UN78HU9000's subwoofer RMS power of 30W is fairly high compared to most other televisions. It is in the highest 7% of all televisions when sorted by this feature. The subwoofer RMS powers of televisions range from 1W to 70W, and the average subwoofer RMS power is 18W.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The UN78HU9000 has a pair of 3D glasses included, which is unusual. 85% of TVs do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Has a Mounting Kit

The UN78HU9000 has a mounting kit. 91% of televisions do not have a mounting kit.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UN78HU9000 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 72% of televisions which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated power of the UN78HU9000 of 30W is in the highest 12% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. Televisions have RMS rated powers of between 2W and 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.

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Has a Built-In Camera

The UN78HU9000 has a built-in camera, which is unusual. 98% of televisions do not have a built-in camera.

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Features Local Dimming

The UN78HU9000 features local dimming, unlike 76% of televisions which do not feature local dimming.

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Features Motion Control

The UN78HU9000 features motion control, which is unusual. 97% of TVs do not feature motion control.

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Features Voice Control

The UN78HU9000 features voice control, which is unusual. 86% of TVs do not feature voice control.

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Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The Samsung UN78HU9000 has a built-in subwoofer. 90% of televisions do not have a built-in subwoofer.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The Samsung UN78HU9000 supports a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels TV, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by televisions. The worst resolution of all TVs is 1024 x 768 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2160 pixels.

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Fairly Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

Televisions have motion interpolation frequencies of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 440Hz. The motion interpolation frequency of the Samsung UN78HU9000 of 1,440Hz is quite fast compared to most other televisions. It is in the fastest 5% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Wide Color Enhancer

The UN78HU9000 has a wide color enhancer, which is unusual. 94% of televisions do not have a wide color enhancer.

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Running Costs

High Running Costs

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the UN78HU9000 will cost $225 over 5 years to run, which makes it one of the more expensive to run TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung un78hu9000
Barcodes 00887276032207

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Frequently Asked Questions About the Samsung UN78HU9000

239Hz faster motion interpolation frequency
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Faster motion interpolation frequency
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