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Samsung UN65JS8500

Samsung UN65JS8500
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A good spec and award winning 64.5" 4K television, with low running costs and an amazingly thin 30.5mm thickness
64.5" 4K No 30.5mm Mar 2015
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Samsung UN65JS8500 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Samsung UN65JS8500 number 84 in 4K TVs and number 170 in best selling TVs.
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Reviews
990 Reviews + 1 Award
79
Features
Good Features
73
Running Costs
$110 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has good expert reviews and outstanding user reviews with 97% of buyers recommending this television to others.
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. View the latest TVs 2018.
This Samsung TV has running costs of $110 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,333 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
The UN65JS8500 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Larger than average display diagonal
4K
About this product
Beautifully thin, flat design
SUHD
Nano crystal color
4K UHD
Smart TV
Peak illuminator pro
Precision black
Contrast enhancer
UHD upscaling
Smart view 2.0
Quad-Core processor
Smart remote control
Does not feature OLED/QLED technology

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Samsung UN65JS8500 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The UN65JS8500 has an average running cost of $110 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 4,333 televisions.

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Features

Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the UN65JS8500 of 64.5" is in the largest 13% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. Across all the TVs the display diagonals range from 13" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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4K

4K

The UN65JS8500 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD TV, which is the most frequently found resolution. The worst resolution of all TVs is HD Ready and the best is 8K. 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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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The UN65JS8500 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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3D

The UN65JS8500 is 3D, which is unusual. 75% of TVs are not 3D.

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Very Thin

The UN65JS8500's thickness of only 30.5mm is in the thinnest 6% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. Across all the TVs the thicknesses range from 1.7mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The Samsung UN65JS8500 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Samsung UN65JS8500 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 73% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The UN65JS8500 supports screen mirroring. 84% of TVs do not support screen mirroring.

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Features Local Dimming

The UN65JS8500 features local dimming, unlike 76% of TVs which do not feature local dimming.

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Four Loudspeakers

The Samsung UN65JS8500 is a four loudspeaker TV. Most of the other TVs have between 1 and 19 loudspeakers.

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Has a Child Lock

The UN65JS8500 has a child lock. 88% of TVs do not have a child lock.

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Features Motion Control

The Samsung UN65JS8500 features motion control, unlike 97% of televisions which do not feature motion control.

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Has an ECO Mode

The UN65JS8500 has an ECO mode. 91% of TVs do not have an ECO mode.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The Samsung UN65JS8500 has a pair of 3D glasses included, unlike 86% of TVs which do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Energy Star Certified

The Samsung UN65JS8500 is Energy Star certified, unlike 83% of televisions which are not Energy Star certified.

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Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The UN65JS8500 has a built-in subwoofer. 90% of TVs do not have a built-in subwoofer.

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Supports Bluetooth

The UN65JS8500 supports Bluetooth, unlike 80% of TVs which do not support Bluetooth.

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Features Adaptive Dimming Backlight

The UN65JS8500 features Adaptive Dimming Backlight. 99% of TVs do not feature Adaptive Dimming Backlight.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The UN65JS8500 supports a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels. This television also supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. TVs resolutions range from 366 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Higher Than Average RMS Rated Power

The average RMS rated power of all televisions is 21W, with the lowest being 2W and the highest being 200W. The RMS rated power of the Samsung UN65JS8500 of 40W is higher than 91% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung un65js8500fxzarb

Barcodes:

00887276096483, 653341163899R1

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