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Samsung QN65Q8C

Samsung QN65Q8C
94
Reviews
39 Reviews
80
Features
Fully-Featured
74
Running Costs
$130 Over 5 Years
76
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A display diagonal and OLED 4K 106.7mm thick TV, with low running costs and a very good spec. It features voice control and High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI), has a game mode and supports Wi-Fi. Multiple reviews mentioned that this TV has outstanding picture quality and colour saturation, and it's really good-looking.
Features We Love:
Large display diagonal (65")
Features OLED / QLED technology
Game mode
Features voice control
Supports Wi-Fi
65"
106.7mm
THICK
240Hz
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$130
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With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have scored the Samsung QN65Q8C as follows:

76

76
Kagoo Score
94
Reviews
81
Features
75
Running Costs

76

76
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 76?

multiple reviews mentioned that it has very good expert reviews and fantastic user reviews with an average overall rating of 89%, based on 39 reviews.
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.
This Samsung TV has running costs of $130 over 5 years, which is pretty average compared to the other 5,400+ TVs that we have calculated running costs for.
The QN65Q8C has some great features:
Large display diagonal
Beautifully closing the gap
Burn-In* free for life, guaranteed
Know what's connected
Turn your phone into a remote
OneRemote replaces the many
Smarter than ever
Curved boundless 360o design with metal back

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each TV by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the TV is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec TVs come to market, the older TVs will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

94
Reviews

Average Review Score

4.5 stars (0 reviews)
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How Good Are Samsung TVs?

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Features

Key Reasons For and Against

Large display diagonal
Features OLED / QLED technology
Has a game mode
Features voice control
Supports Wi-Fi
Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Supports Bluetooth
Fast high frequency rate
Has an ethernet port
Energy Star certified
High RMS rated power
Features Adaptive Dimming Backlight
4K
Not 3D
Thick
Large Display Diagonal
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Across all the TVs the display diagonals range from 7" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The QN65Q8C's display diagonal of 65" is larger than 90% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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4K

The highest resolution of the QN65Q8C is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a full hd TV, which is the most common resolution. 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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Features OLED / QLED Technology

The Samsung QN65Q8C features OLED / QLED technology, unlike 97% of televisions which do not feature OLED / QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The QN65Q8C is not 3D. 80% of televisions are also not 3D.

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Thick

The Samsung QN65Q8C's thickness of 107mm is very thick compared to most other televisions. It is thicker than 91% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. The thicknesses of televisions range from 2.7mm to 970mm, and the average thickness is 77mm.

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Has a Game Mode
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The QN65Q8C has a game mode. 66% of televisions do not have a game mode.

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Features Voice Control
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The QN65Q8C features voice control, which is unusual. 85% of televisions do not feature voice control.

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Supports Wi-Fi
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The QN65Q8C supports Wi-Fi. 61% of televisions also support Wi-Fi.

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Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
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The QN65Q8C features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI), which is unusual. 80% of TVs do not feature High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).

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Supports Bluetooth
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The QN65Q8C supports Bluetooth, unlike 79% of TVs which do not support Bluetooth.

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Fast High Frequency Rate

Across all the televisions the high frequency rates range from 50Hz to 4,300Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 230Hz. The high frequency rate of the Samsung QN65Q8C of 240Hz is in the fastest 19% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Ethernet Port
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The QN65Q8C has an ethernet port. 65% of televisions also have an ethernet port.

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Energy Star Certified

The QN65Q8C is Energy Star certified. 84% of televisions are not Energy Star certified.

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High RMS Rated Power

The lowest RMS rated power of televisions is 2W, the highest is 520W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The QN65Q8C's RMS rated power of 60W is in the highest 3% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Features Adaptive Dimming Backlight

The Samsung QN65Q8C features Adaptive Dimming Backlight. 98% of televisions do not feature Adaptive Dimming Backlight.

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Running Costs

Samsung QN65Q8C Running Costs

The QN65Q8C has an average 5 year running cost of $130 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is pretty average compared to the other 5,400+ TVs that we checked.

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Electricity cost when switched on $128
Electricity cost when on standby $2
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Total running cost over 5 years
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0.73T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.73 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
19
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 19 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Frequently Asked Questions About the Samsung QN65Q8C

QWhat is the HD type of the Samsung QN65Q8C?
AThe Samsung QN65Q8C is a 4K TV.
QWhat is the display diagonal of the Samsung QN65Q8C?
AThe Samsung QN65Q8C is a 65 inch TV.
QDoes the Samsung QN65Q8C feature OLED / QLED technology?
AYes, the Samsung QN65Q8C features OLED / QLED technology.
QWhat is the thickness of the Samsung QN65Q8C?
AThe Samsung QN65Q8C has a thickness of 106.7 millimeters.
QIs the Samsung QN65Q8C 3D?
ANo, the Samsung QN65Q8C is not 3D.
QWhat is the high frequency rate of the Samsung QN65Q8C?
AThe Samsung QN65Q8C has a high frequency rate of 240 hertz.
QWhat is the screen shape of the Samsung QN65Q8C?
AThe Samsung QN65Q8C is a curved TV.
QWhat is the aspect ratio of the Samsung QN65Q8C?
AThe Samsung QN65Q8C supports a widescreen (21:9,1.85:1,5:3) aspect ratio.
QIs the Samsung QN65Q8C Smart TV?
AYes, the Samsung QN65Q8C is Smart TV.
QDoes the Samsung QN65Q8C support VESA mounting?
AYes, the Samsung QN65Q8C is a TV which supports VESA mounting.
QDoes the Samsung QN65Q8C have a game mode?
AYes, the Samsung QN65Q8C has a game mode.
QDoes the Samsung QN65Q8C feature High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)?
AYes, the Samsung QN65Q8C is a TV which features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).
QDoes the Samsung QN65Q8C feature ConnectShare (USB)?
AYes, the Samsung QN65Q8C is a TV which features ConnectShare (USB).
QDoes the Samsung QN65Q8C support Wi-Fi?
AYes, the Samsung QN65Q8C supports Wi-Fi.
QDoes the Samsung QN65Q8C support Bluetooth?
AYes, the Samsung QN65Q8C supports Bluetooth.
QDoes the Samsung QN65Q8C have an ethernet port?
AYes, the Samsung QN65Q8C has an ethernet port.
QDoes the Samsung QN65Q8C feature voice control?
AYes, the Samsung QN65Q8C features voice control.
Sorry, we couldn't find any reviews for the Samsung QN65Q8C. However we have checked the rating of all Samsung TVs and the average score is 95%.

Samsung QN65Q8C Specification

Key Features
HD Type
Display Diagonal
OLED / QLED Technology
Thickness
Display
3D
Clear Motion Rate (CMR)
High Frequency Rate
Screen Shape
Display Resolution
Aspect Ratio
Display Technology
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Built-in Speaker
Audio System
Dolby Technology
Audio Decoding Technology
Multiroom
Smart TV
Internet TV
Network Streaming Services
Smart TV
Other Features
Display Type
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Power Requirements
Processor Cores
Resolution
Built-in Processor
Design
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting Interfaces
Colour
VESA Mounting
Boundless 360° Design
Power
Power Consumption (Typical)
Power Consumption (Standby)
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Maximum Power Consumption
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
TV Tuner
Tuner Type
Performance
Game Mode
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Adaptive Dimming Backlight
ConnectShare (USB)
Auto Depth Enhancer
Quantum Dot Color Technology
Peak Illuminator
Networking
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Ethernet Port
Management Features
Voice Control
On Screen Display (OSD)
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
Number of OSD Languages
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Weight With Stand
Depth (With Stand)
Height (With Stand)
Width (With Stand)
Height
Width
Ports & Interfaces
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
HDMI Port
RS-232C Port
Technical Details
LED Backlight
Dolby Technologies
Packaging Data
Package Weight
Package Height
Package Depth
Package Width
Package Type

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