Samsung UE55NU7170 : the television Ultra HD 4K

What is the new Samsung UE55NU7170 worth ?

Recently Samsung has released information about its new model of television . It is the UE55NU7170.
Classified in the mid-range category. we thought we had to have a closer look at it in order to check whether the constructor had done a good job or not.
First, the size : 55 inches on this device.
And you must believe us it is impressive. The first question you’ll have to ask yourself will be the place where you are going to install this television.
Regarding technology, we are facing a model with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  Even if it is in a mid-range position, it offers interesting specifications, partly justifying its price.
Has the Samsung succeeded in the challenge of an efficient television set. This is what we are going to see just after .

The design of the Samsung UE55NU7170

The Samsung UE55NU7170 with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
Nothing has changed in the design of this new model. Samsung continues to ride the wave of its design to which we are now accustomed.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
This new Samsung UE55NU7170 is rather flat.
With an interesting size of 55 inches, Another thing we can highlight in the design of this TV is the design of its support. Indeed it has a double base, in which we have a division where each part of the base has its place. With this, the TV is exactly the same on both sides, thus creating a very symmetrical and stylish TV that can be enjoyed in any room.
The charm of the UE55NU7170 is undoubtedly its technology Slim design.
In short, the Samsung has really succeeded the design aspect of this TV, which does not go unnoticed no matter where it is installed. If when turned off it has such an effect, the sensations take on a whole new dimension when the screen of the Samsung UE55NU7170 is revealed.

UE55NU7170 from Samsung – The screen

The Samsung could hardly do better than this UE55NU7170 with a Edge-LED screen.
With this new UE55NU7170 Samsung, the company makes an assumed technological choice. It’s Edge LED display and that’s too bad. Due to its age and new possibilities such as the led, you will feel like you are going back 10 years. The image is poor.

The Samsung UE55NU7170 is available in the Ultra HD 4K resolution. In addition, with a screen of 55 inches, the UE55NU7170 is among the greatest. Whatever the characteristics, it is still a beautiful screen. On this point, don’t worry.
Samsung chooses a frequency of 60 Hz, this TV has a better rendering compared to its competitors, in the same category.
Finally, Samsung has chosen to put advanced technology on this TV, which makes it possible to have an Ultra HD 4K image quality .
In conclusion on the display, with the UE55NU7170 Samsung makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.

The sound of the Samsung UE55NU7170

A brief listening allows us to see that it does not work miracles. The sound is far from exceptional. That’s enough for TV shows, but not for home theater showings.
The television set is equipped with  two baffles and provides a sound power of 10 W.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The UE55NU7170 Samsung is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

UE55NU7170 from Samsung – Embedded intelligence

On the software side, the Samsung UE55NU7170 is equipped with the operating system Tizen 4; It will allow you to happily explore a number of entertainment options.
With its Wifi or network connection (local LAN), this TV gives you the possibility to download apps or movies directly. An interesting option in the age of the cloud and online games.

The connection system of the Samsung UE55NU7170

All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
With a number of connections below the average of its range, you will have to choose which appliance(s) in your home you need to connect to your TV.

It is with 7 possible connections that this UE55NU7170 is presented. The Samsung UE55NU7170 is at the bottom of its range. Not great compared to its competitors.
In detail here are the available connections:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 antenna input

Presentation of the technical features of the Samsung UE55NU7170

Here is a summary chart of the technical features of the TV:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 123.86 cm x 71.42 cm x 5.92 cm
Screen size in inches 55
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Edge-LED
Display frequency 60
Sound power 10
Smart TV Tizen 4
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 6
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio outputs 1
Number of audio inputs 0
HDR Compatible Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 150 W

UE55NU7170 from Samsung – The conclusion

With the intention of making a difference this new UE55NU7170 Samsung intends to make a difference. Well thought out and well finished. This mid-range is a wise choice.
With a smart TV technology, you benefit from a relevant choice for a top-of-the-range model. Really interesting.
For this model, we forget the LED and enter the display technology in Edge-LED mode. There’s nothing to worry about. The result is flawless.
With its 4K display technology, this TV offers you an image quality close to perfection, and a sound quality above the others; Enhanced with an aesthetics that stands out, you have the ingredients of a device that you want to own.

If there are any positive points to remember, here are 3 interesting ones:
the screen size, the depth of the colours, the display frequency.

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