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Samsung UN65KS8000

$1,499.99
$1,199.00 $301 cheaper than 5 days ago
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A multi award winning and fully featured 64.5" 4K TV, with low running costs but representing only middle of the road value for money
64.5" 4K No 45.72mm Apr 2016
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Samsung UN65KS8000 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Samsung UN65KS8000 number 25 in Netflix recommended TVs, number 66 in 4K TVs and number 105 in best selling TVs.
96
Reviews
395 Reviews + 9 Awards
69
Value for Money
Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
77
Running Costs
$97 Over 5 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 80?

It has very good expert reviews and fantastic user reviews with 98% 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At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available.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 TVs 2018.
This TV has running costs of $97 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,333 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some great features:
Larger than average display diagonal
4K
Thinner than average
Supports Wi-Fi
Exceptional color. authentic images
Dynamic brightness reveals hidden details
Remaster your non-suhd content
See small details come to life
Designed to excite the senses
Looks great from any angle
The features you want, all in one place
Indulge your inner gamer
Easily connect, share and play your favorite content
Vibrant viewing experience

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How Big is the Samsung UN65KS8000?

The Samsung UN65KS8000 is 1,445.2mm wide and 835.6mm tall. It is 45.72mm thick and weighs 23.5kg.

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Samsung UN65KS8000 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $1,199.00 it is more expensive than 86% of televisions.

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The UN65KS8000 has an average running cost of $97 over 5 years based on typical 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 Samsung UN65KS8000 of 64.5" is larger than average when compared to most other TVs. It is larger than 88% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. TVs have display diagonals of between 13" and 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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4K

4K

The UN65KS8000 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found HD type of Full HD. Across all TVs 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.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The UN65KS8000 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although keep in mind that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other televisions, the UN65KS8000 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are not 3D.

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Thinner Than Average

The UN65KS8000's thickness of only 45.7mm is in the thinnest 22% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The thicknesses of TVs range from 1.7mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The UN65KS8000 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of TVs.

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Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

The UN65KS8000 features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI), which is unusual. 87% of TVs do not feature High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The Samsung UN65KS8000 supports screen mirroring, unlike 84% of TVs which do not support screen mirroring.

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Features Local Dimming

The UN65KS8000 features local dimming, which is unusual. 76% of televisions do not feature local dimming.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the Samsung UN65KS8000 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels TV, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by televisions. In addition, this TV supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. The worst resolution of all TVs is 366 x 768 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2160 pixels.

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Supports Netflix

The number of video apps supported by the Samsung UN65KS8000 is more than most TVs. This television supports Netflix, which is the most commonly supported video app supported by televisions.

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Has an ECO Mode

The UN65KS8000 has an ECO mode, unlike 91% of TVs which do not have an ECO mode.

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Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The UN65KS8000 has a built-in subwoofer, which is unusual. 90% of TVs do not have a built-in subwoofer.

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Supports Bluetooth

The Samsung UN65KS8000 supports Bluetooth, unlike 80% of televisions which do not support Bluetooth.

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Energy Star Certified

The UN65KS8000 is Energy Star certified. 83% of TVs are not Energy Star certified.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung un65ks8000fxza, samsung un65ks800d

Barcodes:

00722301867822, 00887276149219

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