Samsung UN49KS8000 vs Samsung UN49KS8500

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Samsung UN49KS8000
Samsung UN49KS8500

Top Prices

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Best Buy
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FREE Standard delivery
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Target PC 1-888-311-4455
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In stock
eBay
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Best Buy
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FREE Standard delivery
In stock
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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Hugely thinner Edit
Samsung UN49KS8000 is 43.18mm thick. That's 50.8mm thinner than the Samsung UN49KS8500 (93.98mm). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

317.51g lighter Edit
The Samsung UN49KS8000 is a 13.8kg heavy TV, whereas the Samsung UN49KS8500 is a 14.1kg heavy TV (317.51g 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 $122
The Samsung UN49KS8000 costs $122 less than the Samsung UN49KS8500.
Better selling
The Samsung UN49KS8000 ranks No. 877 by number of sales, however the Samsung UN49KS8500 ranks No. 13619.
1 Reason For
Available from 3 shops
The more retailers stock this TV, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
Less retailers
The Samsung UN49KS8000 is only stocked by 9 shops, whereas the Samsung UN49KS8500 is stocked by 12 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
4 Reasons Against
Significantly thicker Edit
The Samsung UN49KS8500 is a 93.98mm thick TV, whereas the Samsung UN49KS8000 is a 43.18mm thick TV (50.8mm thinner). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

3% heavier Edit
The Samsung UN49KS8500 has a weight of 14.1kg. That's 317.51g heavier than the Samsung UN49KS8000 (14.1kg). 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.

$122 more expensive
The Samsung UN49KS8500 is more expensive than the Samsung UN49KS8000 by $122.
Worse selling
The Samsung UN49KS8500 ranks No. 13619 by sales volume, but the Samsung UN49KS8000 ranks No. 877.

Average User Rating

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Date Released

10 months Ago 10 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 65.50
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.36
Total running cost $ 66.86
Purchase price $ 921.98
Total cost of ownership $ 988.84
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 65.50
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.36
Total running cost $ 66.86
Purchase price $ 1,043.98
Total cost of ownership $ 1,110.84
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.45T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.45T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
48.5" 48.5"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
LED Backlighting Type
 Edge-Lit LED
 Edge-Lit LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
240Hz 240Hz
Supported Video Modes
 2160p
 2160p
Colour Depth
10 10
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160

TV Tuner

Digital Signal Format System
 ATSC
 ATSC
Tuner Type
 Digital
 Digital

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Lifestyle Apps
 Facebook
 Facebook
Interactive TV
 Interactive TV
 Interactive TV
Screen Mirroring
 Screen mirroring
 Screen mirroring

Audio

Subwoofer RMS Power
20W 20W
Built-In Subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
40W 40W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Audio Decoding Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1

Ports & Interfaces

Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
RF Ports Quantity
1 1
RS-232 Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
3 3
HDMI Ports Quantity
4 4
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
 Browsing
 Browsing

Management Features

On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
ECO Mode
 ECO mode
 ECO mode
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 ENG
 FRE
 ESP
 ENG
 FRE
 ESP
Number of OSD Languages
3 3

Performance

Parental Control
 Parental control
 Parental control
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Voice Control
 Voice control
 Voice control
Processor Cores
4 4
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour of Product
 Silver
 Silver

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces
 400 x 400
 400 x 400
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
55W 55W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W 0.3W
Annual Energy Consumption
102kWh 102kWh
AC Input Voltage
 110 - 120
 110 - 120
AC Input Frequency
 60
 60
Power Consumption (max)
163W 163W

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
43.18mm
BEST
93.98mm
Weight
13.8kg
BEST
14.1kg
Package Weight
16.3kg
BEST
19.2kg
Weight With Stand
14.2kg
BEST
14.5kg
Depth (with Stand)
233.68mm 233.68mm
Height (with Stand)
698.5mm
BEST
701.04mm
Width (with Stand)
1,089.66mm 1,087.12mm
BEST
Height
632.46mm 629.92mm
Width
1,089.66mm 1,087.12mm
Package Height
726.44mm 721.36mm
BEST
Package Width
1,191.26mm 1,186.18mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Manual
 Manual
 Manual

Technical Details

RF Input
1 1
Stand Depth
233.68 Unknown - Click to provide data
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