Close
Samsung UN55KS8500
Samsung UN55KS8500
5 Images + 4 Videos
Share on

Loading image...

78

Overall Score

Samsung UN55KS8500

$1,147.90
$797.99 $349.91 cheaper than 14 days ago
A critically acclaimed and cheap to run 54.6 inch 4K TV
54.6" 4K No No Apr 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
BrandsMart USA
Samsung UN55KS8500F
Samsung UN55KS8500 55" Class Smart Curved Quantum 4K SUHD TV With Wi-Fi (Brand new, unopened) - on
$797.99
Go to Store
ielectrica
Samsung UN55KS8500F
Samsung UN55KS8500 55" curved Smart LED 4K Ultra HD TV (Brand new, unopened) - on
$1,049.52
Go to Store
Tech For Less
Samsung UN55KS8500F
Samsung 8-Series UN55KS8500 55-inch Class 4K SUHD Smart Curved LED TV - 3840 x 2160 - 240 MR - Black
$1,049.97
Go to Store
eBay
Samsung UN55KS8500F +1 More
Samsung UN55KS8500 55" curved Smart LED 4K Ultra HD TV (Brand new, unopened)
$1,129.26
Go to Store
eBay
Samsung UN55KS8500F
Samsung UN55KS8500 55" SUHD 4K Curved LED Smart HDTV - UN55KS8500FXZA (Brand new, unopened)
$1,147.90
Go to Store
- Less from eBay
BuyDig
Samsung UN55KS8500F
Samsung UN55KS8500 Curved 55-Inch Smart 4K SUHD HDR 1000 LED TV (Brand new, unopened) - on
$1,149.00
Go to Store
Crutchfield
Samsung UN55KS8500F
Samsung UN55KS8500 SUHD Curved 4K Smart LED TV
$1,399.99
Go to Store
Raffaffle
Samsung UN55KS8500F
Samsung UN55KS8500 55" Curved Smart LED 4K Ultra HD TV - BUNDLE (Brand new, unopened) - on
$1,680.50
Go to Store
Newegg US
Samsung UN55KS8500F
Samsung UN55KS8500FXZA 55-Inch 2160p 4K SUHD Smart Curved LED TV - Silver (2016) (Brand new, unopened) - on
$1,697.99
Go to Store
Walmart
Samsung UN55KS8500F
$1,697.99
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
10 Prices from 9 Stores | $797.99-$1,697.99
 Show All Prices - Show Fewer Prices Get Price Alerts
Discount Hard Drive Supply
Samsung UN55KS8500F
Used - Samsung UN55KS8500f 55" Curved Led 4K Smart Super Ultra HD TV (51045) B (Used) - on
$599.99
Go to Store
SaveCentral Outlet
Samsung UN55KS8500F
Refurbished - Samsung UN55KS8500 55" Class 4K SUHD Smart Curved LED TV 240 MR (Refurbished) - on
$1,005.92
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
2 Prices from 2 Stores | $599.99-$1,005.92
Get Price Alerts
Sorry, no international prices found
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Samsung UN55KS8500 Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have ranked the Samsung UN55KS8500 number 17 in 55 inch TVs, number 19 in Netflix recommended TVs and number 31 in 4K TVs.
95
233 Reviews
77
Very Good
75
Good Features
51
82
$79 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
78
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 79?

It has great expert reviews and marvellous user reviews with 97% of buyers recommending this TV to others.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
This TV has running costs of $79 over 5 years, which are typical compared to the other 3,997 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
4K
Supports Wi-Fi
Does not feature OLED technology
Not 3D

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from $1,147.90 to $797.99 in the last 14 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 89% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

Samsung UN55KS8500 Video Reviews


How Big is the Samsung UN55KS8500?

The Samsung UN55KS8500 is 1,224.28mm wide and 88.9mm tall. It is 706.12mm thick and weighs 17.2kg.

Samsung UN55KS8500 front dimensions

See how big this TV would look in your lounge:

Samsung UN55KS8500 size in context

Samsung UN55KS8500 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Average Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $797.99 it is more expensive than 70% of televisions.

Price Has Gone Down by $350 (30%)

The price has dropped from $1,147.90 to $797.99 in the last 14 days. Sign up to price alerts to be notified when the price changes.

Chart Hide Chart View full price history

Features

Average Display Diagonal

The UN55KS8500's display diagonal of 54.6" is relatively standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the smallest 1% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

What does "display diagonal" mean? Less Edit

4K

4K

The highest resolution of the UN55KS8500 is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD television, which is the most common resolution. Across all televisions the resolution ranges from HD Ready (worst) to 8K (best). 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

What does "HD type" mean? Less Edit

Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The UN55KS8500 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED technology.

What is OLED technology? Less Edit

Not 3D

The UN55KS8500 is not 3D, although it is worth keeping in mind that 74% of televisions are also not 3D.

What does "3D" mean? Less Edit

Fairly Thick

The thickness of the Samsung UN55KS8500 of 88.9mm is fairly thick compared to most other televisions. It is in the thickest 8% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The average thickness of all televisions is 60mm, with the thinnest being 1.7mm and the thickest being 100mm.

What does "thickness" mean? Less Edit

Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The Samsung UN55KS8500 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of TVs.

What is Wi-Fi? Less Edit

Supports a Netflix Video App

The UN55KS8500 has a greater number of video apps than most TVs. This television supports a Netflix video app, which is the most commonly supported video app supported by TVs.

What does "video app" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Energy Star Certified

The UN55KS8500 is Energy Star certified, which is unusual. 84% of televisions are not Energy Star certified.

What does "Energy Star certified" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The UN55KS8500 supports a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels television, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by televisions. The resolution of all TVs ranges from 1024 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).

What does "display resolution" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The Samsung UN55KS8500 has a built-in subwoofer. 90% of TVs do not have a built-in subwoofer.

What is a built-in subwoofer? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Features Local Dimming

The Samsung UN55KS8500 features local dimming, unlike 76% of televisions which do not feature local dimming.

What is local dimming? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has an ECO Mode

The UN55KS8500 has an ECO mode. 93% of televisions do not have an ECO mode.

What is an ECO mode? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports Bluetooth

The UN55KS8500 supports Bluetooth, which is unusual. 81% of televisions do not support Bluetooth.

What is Bluetooth? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UN55KS8500 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 72% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

What is Wi-Fi Direct? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Features Voice Control

The UN55KS8500 features voice control, unlike 86% of televisions which do not feature voice control.

What is voice control? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The UN55KS8500 has an average running cost of $79 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,997 TVs.

Calculate your own running costs

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung un55ks8500fxzarb

Barcodes:

0083832500511U, 00887276149233

Samsung UN55KS8500

BrandsMart USA
ielectrica
Tech For Less

Frequently Asked Questions About the Samsung UN55KS8500

Popular Comparisons With The Samsung UN55KS8500

Feedback