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Samsung UN65KS8500

79

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Samsung UN65KS8500

$4,100.00
Samsung UN65KS8500
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A fully featured and positively reviewed 64.5" 4K TV, with low running costs but representing only moderate value for money
64.5" 4K No No Apr 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology 3D Release Date
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Samsung UN65KS8500 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Samsung UN65KS8500 number 14 in Netflix recommended TVs, number 47 in 4K TVs and number 163 in best selling TVs.
97
Reviews
259 Reviews
63
Value for Money
Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Running Costs
$97 Over 5 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 79?

It has superb 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At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available.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 2018.
This TV has running costs of $97 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,333 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some great features:
Larger than average display diagonal
4K
Supports Wi-Fi
3840 x 2160 pixels display resolution
Exceptional color. authentic images
Dynamic brightness reveals hidden details
Remaster your non-suhd content
See small details come to life
An incredible view, wherever you sit
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

Should You Buy it Now?

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There is a 90% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

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How Big is the Samsung UN65KS8500?

The Samsung UN65KS8500 is 1,442.72mm wide and 830.6mm tall. It weighs 23.2kg.

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Samsung UN65KS8500 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $4,100.00 it is in the most expensive 9% of televisions.

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Running Costs

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The average running cost of the UN65KS8500 is $97 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 4,333 TVs.

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Features

Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The UN65KS8500's display diagonal of 64.5" is in the largest 12% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The average display diagonal of all TVs is 46", with the smallest being 13" and the largest being 110".

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4K

4K

The highest resolution of the UN65KS8500 is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of the most common HD type of Full HD. 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.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

Like most other televisions, the UN65KS8500 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the UN65KS8500 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The UN65KS8500 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the UN65KS8500 is 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. The best resolution of all TVs is 5120 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 366 x 768 pixels.

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Features Local Dimming

The UN65KS8500 features local dimming, unlike 76% of TVs which do not feature local dimming.

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Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The Samsung UN65KS8500 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 UN65KS8500 supports Bluetooth, unlike 80% of TVs which do not support Bluetooth.

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Features Voice Control

The Samsung UN65KS8500 features voice control, unlike 86% of TVs which do not feature voice control.

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Has an ECO Mode

The UN65KS8500 has an ECO mode. 91% of TVs do not have an ECO mode.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The Samsung UN65KS8500 supports screen mirroring, unlike 84% of TVs which do not support screen mirroring.

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Supports Netflix

The Samsung UN65KS8500 has a greater number of video apps than most TVs. This TV supports Netflix, which is the most frequently supported video app supported by televisions.

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Energy Star Certified

The UN65KS8500 is Energy Star certified, unlike 83% of TVs which are not Energy Star certified.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung un65ks8500fxza

Barcodes:

00887276149271

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