Samsung UE65KU6500 vs Samsung UN65KS9000

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Samsung UE65KU6500
Samsung UN65KS9000

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Two RF ports Edit
The Samsung UE65KU6500 is a two RF port TV, whereas the Samsung UN65KS9000 only has one RF port. Read more

RF stands for Radio Frequency and an RF port is an older type of input connector for TVs which is most commonly use for connecting cable TV and satellite TV feeds directly to the TV.

Multiple RF ports will allow you to connect multiple RF feeds to the TV at the same time. For example, if the TV has a built in satellite TV decoder then you could connect 2 different satellite dishes to the TV.

13% lighter Edit
The Samsung UE65KU6500 has a weight of 23.5kgg, however the Samsung UN65KS9000 is a 26.4kgg heavy TV (2.9g heavier). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

Cheaper by $2
The Samsung UE65KU6500 costs $1,979.52, whereas the Samsung UN65KS9000 is $1,981.98.
6 Reasons For
Hugely higher RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UN65KS9000 has an RMS rated power of 60WW, but the Samsung UE65KU6500 is only a 20WW RMS rated power TV (40W lower). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Three USB 2.0 ports Edit
The Samsung UN65KS9000 is a three USB 2.0 port TV, whereas the Samsung UE65KU6500 only has two USB 2.0 ports. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

One more HDMI port Edit
The Samsung UN65KS9000 has four HDMI ports, however the Samsung UE65KU6500 only has three HDMI ports. Read more

The HDMI ports quantity is the number of ports that the TV has that will accept a HDMI cable. HDMI is the most common type of cable used to connect modern TVs, DVD players, games consoles etc.

A greater number of HDMI ports will allow you to permanently connect more devices to the TV and will reduce the need to reach around the back of the TV to unplug and plug in cables when switching between devices.

Lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UN65KS9000 is a 130kWhkWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 34kWh lower than the Samsung UE65KU6500 (130kWhkWh). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

Available from 18 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Two more awards
The Samsung UN65KS9000 has 3 awards, whereas the Samsung UE65KU6500 has 1 award.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
2x lower RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UE65KU6500 is a 20WW RMS rated power TV. That's 40W lower than the Samsung UN65KS9000 (60WW). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

One less USB 2.0 port Edit
The Samsung UE65KU6500 has two USB 2.0 ports, however the Samsung UN65KS9000 only has three USB 2.0 ports. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

Only three HDMI ports Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Samsung UE65KU6500 is three, but the Samsung UN65KS9000 only has four HDMI ports. Read more

The HDMI ports quantity is the number of ports that the TV has that will accept a HDMI cable. HDMI is the most common type of cable used to connect modern TVs, DVD players, games consoles etc.

A greater number of HDMI ports will allow you to permanently connect more devices to the TV and will reduce the need to reach around the back of the TV to unplug and plug in cables when switching between devices.

Higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE65KU6500 has an annual energy consumption of 164kWhkWh, but the Samsung UN65KS9000 is a 130kWhkWh annual energy consumption TV (34kWh lower). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

Not as many stockists
The Samsung UE65KU6500 is only stocked by 1 retailer, however the Samsung UN65KS9000 is stocked by 19 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
Two less awards
The Samsung UE65KU6500 has only received 1 award, however the Samsung UN65KS9000 has received 3 awards.
4 Reasons Against
One less RF port Edit
The number of RF ports on the Samsung UN65KS9000 is one, but the Samsung UE65KU6500 only has two RF ports. Read more

RF stands for Radio Frequency and an RF port is an older type of input connector for TVs which is most commonly use for connecting cable TV and satellite TV feeds directly to the TV.

Multiple RF ports will allow you to connect multiple RF feeds to the TV at the same time. For example, if the TV has a built in satellite TV decoder then you could connect 2 different satellite dishes to the TV.

2.9g heavier Edit
The Samsung UN65KS9000 is a 26.4kgg heavy TV. That's 2.9g heavier than the Samsung UE65KU6500 (26.4kgg). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

$2 more expensive
The Samsung UN65KS9000 is more expensive than the Samsung UE65KU6500 by $2.46.
One month older
The Samsung UN65KS9000 is older than the Samsung UE65KU6500 by one month.

Awards

1 Award
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3 Awards
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Techradar: Recommended
Trusted Reviews: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

Date Released

7 months Ago 9 months Ago

Energy Efficiency Class

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Environmental Impact

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Display

Screen Size
65" 65"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
LED Backlighting
 Direct-lit LED
 Direct-lit LED
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Motion Interpolation Frequency
240Hz 240Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Video Mode
 2160p
BEST
 2160p
Screen Format Adjustment
 16:9
 16:9
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
1600 Unknown - Click to provide data
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Refresh Rate
 120 Hz
BEST
 120 Hz
Display Diagonal
163cm 165.1cm
BEST
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
BEST
 3840 x 2160
Display Technology
 LED
BEST
 LED

TV Tuner

Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 ATSC
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 ATSC
Tuner
 Analog
 Analog

Smart TV

App
 Samsung Smart View
 Samsung Smart View
Operating System
 Tizen
 Tizen

Audio

Subwoofer RMS Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 10W
RMS Rated Power
20W 60W
BEST
Loudspeaker
2 2
Audio Decoder
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Plus

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Port
1 1
RF Port
2
BEST
1
RS-232 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 1
Composite Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
2 3
BEST
HDMI Port
3 4
BEST
Consumer Electronics Control
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

Smart Mode
 Cinema
 Cinema
On Screen Display Language
 ENG
 FRE
 ESP
 ENG
 FRE
 ESP
OSD Language
27
BEST
3

Performance

Video Format
 H.265
 H.265
Processor Core
4 4

Design

Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interface
 400 x 400
 400 x 400

Power

Typical Power Consumption
118W
BEST
70W
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
BEST
 A+
Average Power Consumption
118W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption
164kWh 130kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Maximum Power Consumption
195W
BEST
225W

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
Weight
23.5kg
BEST
26.4kg
Package Weight
35.8kg 35.7kg
BEST
Weight (with Stand)
26.9kg
BEST
28.6kg
Depth (with Stand)
327.7mm
BEST
414mm
Height (with Stand)
907.6mm
BEST
929.6mm
Width (with Stand)
1,452.4mm 1,442.7mm
BEST
Height
840.7mm 835.6mm
BEST
Width
1,452.4mm
BEST
Packaging Height
947mm 909.3mm
BEST
Packaging Depth
Packaging Width
1,705mm 1,546.8mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
TM1640A+TM1240A Smart Remote Control (TM1680A)
Cable Included
 AC
 AC

Technical Details

RF Input
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Dolby Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 DTS

Other Features

Dimming Type
UHD Dimming Supreme UHD Dimmng
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