Summit the peak of television technology. Using the latest color combination breakthroughs, the Samsung KS8500 Curved 4K SUHD TV and its Quantum Dot Color creates our best picture yet, allowing...
Samsung has excellent average ratings for its large TVs as well as across its entire television range.
4K Ultra HD HD Type
The display resolution of the this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many comparable spec TVs that were released in the last 12 months. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
Just Released Five Months Ago
The UN65KS8500 was only relased by Samsung five months ago.
The UN65KS8500 is Smart TV, as are most of the other new large TVs.
Has a WiFi Connection
Like most of the other televisions that came out around the same time as the UN65KS8500, the Samsung UN65KS8500 has a WiFi connection.
Three USB 2.0 Ports
The Samsung UN65KS8500 is a three USB 2.0 port television.
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Not 3D Compatible
Like most of the other similar spec TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the UN65KS8500, the UN65KS8500 is not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The UN65KS8500 does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth noting that most of the other televisions that have been around for a comparable time to the UN65KS8500 also do not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The UN65KS8500 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other latest large TVs also do not feature OLED technology.
Only IEEE 802.11ac WiFi Standard
This television supports an IEEE 802.11ac WiFi standard, which is the most commonly supported WiFi standard on comparable spec TVs that came out in the last 12 months.
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4K Ultra HD
Motion Interpolation Frequency
3840 x 2160
Digital Signal Format System
Smart TV Features
Subwoofer RMS Power
RMS Rated Power
Audio Decoding Technology
DTS Premium Sound 5.1, Dolby Digital Plus
Ports & Interfaces
Ethernet LAN Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
USB 2.0 Port
Consumer Electronics Control
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
802.11a, 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11ac
Ethernet LAN Connection
On Screen Display
Electronic Programme Guide
On Screen Display Language
ENG, ESP, FRE
VESA Mounting Interface
400 x 400
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AC Input Voltage
110 - 120
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Energy Star Certification
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Total running cost over 5 years
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.57 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 15 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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