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Samsung UN78HU9000

Samsung UN78HU9000
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Digitaltrends.com Editor's Choice hardwarezone.com.ph Recommended itc.ua Recommended
An award winning and massive 4K TV, with very good features but representing only middle of the road value for money
78" 4K No Yes May 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology 3D Release Date
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Samsung UN78HU9000 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Samsung UN78HU9000 number 100 in 4K TVs.
96
Reviews
645 Reviews + 3 Awards
68
Value for Money
Good
83
Features
Fully-Featured
72
Running Costs
$230 Over 5 Years
82
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 82?

It has great expert reviews and outstanding user reviews with 98% of buyers recommending this television to others.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer TVs with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest televisions 2018.
This Samsung TV has running costs of $230 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 6% of all 4,388 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
The UN78HU9000 has some great features:
4K
Very large display diagonal
3D
Supports Wi-Fi
Curved panel
UHD 4k standard future proof
Smart evolution
Smart remote control
Quad core plus
Eco sensor
One connect box

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How Big is the Samsung UN78HU9000?

The Samsung UN78HU9000 is 1,755.14mm wide and 1,023.62mm tall. It weighs 45.9kg.

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Samsung UN78HU9000 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The average 5 year running cost of the UN78HU9000 is $230 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is in the most expensive 6% of all 4,388 TVs.

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Features

4K

4K

The UN78HU9000 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD television, which is the most frequently found resolution. The best resolution of all TVs is 8K and the worst is HD Ready. 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

The display diagonal of the UN78HU9000 of 78" is very large compared to most other televisions. It is larger than 98% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of TVs is 13", the largest is 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

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

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3D

The UN78HU9000 is 3D, which is unusual. 75% of televisions are not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The UN78HU9000 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of televisions.

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Faster Than Average Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequency of the Samsung UN78HU9000 of 1,440Hz is in the fastest 5% of all televisions when ranked by this feature. The motion interpolation frequencies of televisions range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 450Hz.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the UN78HU9000 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels TV, which is the most common resolution supported by televisions. This television also supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. Across all televisions the worst resolution is 366 x 768 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2160 pixels.

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Features Motion Control

The UN78HU9000 features motion control, unlike 97% of televisions which do not feature motion control.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The Samsung UN78HU9000 has a pair of 3D glasses included, unlike 86% of televisions which do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Has a Built-In Camera

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

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Supports BD Wise

The UN78HU9000 supports BD Wise, unlike 92% of televisions which do not support BD Wise.

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Higher Than Average Subwoofer RMS Power

The subwoofer RMS power of the UN78HU9000 of 30W is higher than average when compared to most other televisions. It is higher than 94% of all televisions when ranked by this feature. Across all the televisions the subwoofer RMS powers range from 1W to 70W, and the average subwoofer RMS power is 18W.

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Features Local Dimming

The UN78HU9000 features local dimming, which is unusual. 76% of TVs do not feature local dimming.

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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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Has a Wide Color Enhancer

The Samsung UN78HU9000 has a wide color enhancer. 95% of TVs do not have a wide color enhancer.

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Higher Than Average RMS Rated Power

The average RMS rated power of all televisions is 21W, with the lowest being 2W and the highest being 200W. The RMS rated power of the UN78HU9000 of 30W is higher than 88% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Features Voice Control

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

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Samsung UN78HU9000 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 73% of televisions do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has a Mounting Kit

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

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