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Samsung UN65JS9500

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64.5" Curved Feb 2015
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18 Reasons For

Eleven Industry Awards

Experts in TVs rave about this 4K and 8K TV and have given it eleven awards.

The experts at Digitaltrends.com, Hardwarezone.com.sg and Reviewed.com all said that this Samsung TV was brilliant and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.

This 4K and 8K TV was given a "Recommended" award by both Trusted Reviews and Pocket Lint, both of which concluded that this Samsung TV was good.

This Samsung TV received a "Highly Recommended" from both Hdtvtest.co.uk and Avforums.com, both of which concluded that this 4K and 8K TV was very good.

Maxit.com.my gave this television "" award.

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Expert Reviews Are Good

The average expert rating of this 4K and 8K TV is 85% based on twenty-nine expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, Trusted Reviews, Techradar and Digital Versus.

Owner Reviews Are Excellent

On average, based on 648 owner reviews the average owner rating of this TV is exceptional.

Nice Design

A number of Samsung UN65JS9500 owners mentioned that the Samsung UN65JS9500 was a good design. Expert review site Pcmag.com said “Samsung's flagship JS9500 series of curved 4K LED HDTVs have a striking design and multitudinous features.”. Digitaltrends.com said last year “The JS9500 is a remarkable feat in television design and engineering – easily Samsung's best TV to date” and scored it 5 stars. In December last year Digitalversus.com mentioned “The UE65JS9500 boasts an undeniably premium design”.

One person concluded that it was good looking.

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Samsung TVs Have Good Reviews

On average Samsung 4K and 8K TVs have good reviews compared to other manufacturers as do all televisions produced by Samsung.

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Good Picture Quality

Some people concluded that the product had good colour saturation. Digitalversus.com wrote on expert website Digital Versus “The feature-packed UE65JS9500 TV offers great contrast and accurate colours” and rated it 4 stars. Expert review site Brisbanetimes.com.au mentioned “So what's the difference? Like plasma before it, OLED starts with a dark screen and then lights up pixels to create colours – letting it produce perfect blacks”.

Some people who reviewed the product said that it had good picture quality. One Samsung UN65JS9500 owner mentioned in their reviews that the Samsung UN65JS9500 was good for watching blu-ray discs.

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Good High Def TV

Some Samsung UN65JS9500 owners mentioned in their reviews that the Samsung UN65JS9500 was good at displaying high definition TV. Soundandvision.com wrote in their review of this TV “Ultra HD remains very much a work in progress”. Soundandvision.com also said “The promised delivery of Ultra HD on Blu-ray (the route most likely to offer the best UHD quali”. Soundandvision.com also mentioned “This is the first consumer Ultra HDTV out of the gate offering more than just four times the resolution of 1080p HD”.

Good Technical Features

Several Samsung UN65JS9500 reviewers who bought the product agreed that it had good features. Expert review site Gadgetguy.com.au mentioned “If you're after a large TV with first class picture and excellent smart features, do check it out” in their review of this TV. In December last year Avforums.com gave it a rating of 5 stars and said in their review of the Samsung UN65JS9500 “It includes all the latest features with an Ultra HD 4K 10-bit panel”.

Robust

Two people who reviewed it reckoned that it was well made. Last year Digitalversus.com gave this TV a score of 80 out of 100 and mentioned in their review of the Samsung UN65JS9500 on expert website Digital Versus “Feels very solid”.

Good Product Quality

A number of Samsung UN65JS9500 reviewers who reviewed it considered that it was good quality. In December last year expert review site Hdtvsolutions.com wrote in their review of this TV “The display's picture quality is stunning”. Hdtvsolutions.com also said “The nano-crystal technology produces superlative picture quality with a wide sumptuous range of colors”.

Good Smart TV Features

One customer mentioned in their reviews that this TV had great smart functions.

Good Sound Quality

One person wrote in their reviews that it had good sound quality. Pocket-Lint.com rated the product 4 stars and mentioned on expert review site Pocket Lint “It's tempting to imagine that the extra S stands for "super", although Super Ultra High-Definition might sound a bit much” in their Samsung UN65JS9500 review.

Good Size

One person reckoned that this TV was a good depth. Expert review site Businessspectator.com.au mentioned last year “The Korean arch-­rivals are now spruiking even newer technologies that promise better colour accuracy and depth, with blacker blacks” in their Samsung UN65JS9500 review.

Has a Built-In Camera

Unlike most of the other comparable spec televisions that were launched in the last year which do not have a built-in camera, the Samsung UN65JS9500 has a built-in camera.

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3D Compatible

The UN65JS9500 is 3D compatible, which is unusual. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for a similar time to the UN65JS9500 are not 3D compatible.

If you want a TV that is 3D compatible then you might also want to look at the OLED55E6[pl_3372688_price], or the OLED65E6[pl_3372690_price] both from LG.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The UN65JS9500 supports smart TV features. Most of the other similar spec televisions that have been around for around the same time as the UN65JS9500 also support smart TV features.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative TVs which support smart TV features currently available including because of it's better review score, the Samsung UE49KS8000[plb_3346963_price].

Alternative televisions which also support smart TV features that you might also want to look at include the LG OLED55E6[plb_3372688_price].

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

Like most of the other new 4K and 8K TVs, the Samsung UN65JS9500 has a WiFi connection.

We compared all the other televisions with a WiFi connection to this TV and we think the Samsung UE49KS8000[plb_3346963_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

We compared this television to all the other TVs with a WiFi connection and we think the LG OLED55E6[plb_3372688_price] is also worth considering.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated power of 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for around the same time as the UN65JS9500 range from 10W to 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 27W. The Samsung UN65JS9500 has a fairly high RMS rated power (40 Watts) compared to most of the other TVs that have been available for a similar time to the UN65JS9500.

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4 Reasons Against

A Bit Expensive

A few Samsung UN65JS9500 owners who bought it thought it was not cheap. Expert website Cnet.com mentioned in their review of the Samsung UN65JS9500 last year “The JS9500 is Samsung's most potent Jedi warrior, its most expensive TV for 2015 an” but even so they gave it a score of 4 stars. Expert website Gizmodo.com.au mentioned “A bloody big, bloody beautiful and bloody expensive TV from Sam” nonetheless they still scored it 4 stars.

Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Most new TVs do not feature OLED technology. The UN65JS9500 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.

We compared all the other TVs which also feature OLED technology to this TV and we think the OLED55E6[pl_3372688_price], or the OLED65E6[pl_3372690_price] both from LG is also worth considering.

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Only One RF Port

The Samsung UN65JS9500 is a one RF port TV. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released in the last year have between one and two RF ports.

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Heavy

Televisions that were released in the last year have weights of between 7.5kg and 59kg, and the average weight is 20kg. With a weight of 30.6 kilograms, the Samsung UN65JS9500 is one of the heavier 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as the UN65JS9500 amongst TVs of this age.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Samsung UN65JS9500

4K Ultra HD HD Type

4K Ultra HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on comparable spec televisions that are a similar age to it. 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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Released Twelve Months Ago

This 4K and 8K TV has been on the market for twelve months.

OK Running Costs

The UN65JS9500 has an average 5 year running cost of £179 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 388 new televisions.

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Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
3D Compatible
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Resolution
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Smart TV
Smart TV Features
Audio
Subwoofer RMS Power
Built-In Subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Built-In Speaker
Audio Decoder
Audio Decoding Technology
Ports & Interfaces
Ethernet LAN Port
RF Port
RS-232 Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
DVI Port
PC in Port
HDMI Port
Consumer Electronics Control
Remote Output Port
Audio Out Port
Networking
WiFi Connection
Bluetooth Connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Direct Connection
Management Features
On Screen Display
Electronic Programme Guide
Performance
BD Wise Technology
Local Dimming
Voice Control
Motion Control
Design
Built-In Camera
LED Indicator
Colour
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interface
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Certificates
DLNA Certificate
ECO Compliant
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Package Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Height
Packaging Depth
Packaging Width
Packaging Content
Included 3D Glasses
Handheld Remote Control
3D Glasses Included
Cable Included
Manual
Operational Conditions
Technical Details
Other Features
Special Features

10 Awards

benchmark.pl Good Product Digitaltrends.com Editor's Choice soundandvision.com Top Pick reviewed.com Editor's Choice hardwarezone.com.sg Editor's Choice homecinemachoice.com Reference Status avforums.com Highly Recommended Trusted Reviews Recommended hdtvtest.co.uk Highly Recommended Pocket Lint Recommended

Expert Reviews

(40)
9 December 2015

Despite being an excellent example of LCD TV state of the art, Samsung's high-end JS9500 loses the picture quality battle against OLED TVs...

8 December 2015

In the cosmic battle for TV picture quality supremacy, it's the light side versus the dark side. LED LCD versus OLED . Samsung versus LG. And the dark side wins this round.The JS9500 is Samsung's... Read more…

8 December 2015

Despite being an excellent example of LCD TV state of the art, Samsung's high-end JS9500 loses the picture quality battle against OLED TVs...

23 November 2015

Hardwarezone.com.sg

There's a reason why Samsung is the leader in the global TV market for the past 9 years, and on track to get its 10-peat this year: a wide variety of models and competitive pricing aside, it... Read more…

29 October 2015

While the Samsung UE65JS9500 isn't quite perfect, if you can install it so that you're not too affected by its reflection issues then its picture strengths far outweigh its flaws. The JS9500 is a...

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User Reviews

(231)
Reviewed 1 June 2015 by Tacky187
Tacky187 would recommend the Samsung UN65JS9500

Picture Quality Although I think curved TV's don't natively bring a lot to the table, the picture is truly amazing. Instead of edge lit LED (which really stands out in dark scenes), the TV is... Read more…

Reviewed 11 April 2015 by Jpmciii
Jpmciii would recommend the Samsung UN65JS9500 (Verified Purchase)

The JS9500 is a sweet TV. Great depth of color. Blacks are superior to any LED TV I've seen so far. I think OLED black levels might be better but the colors on this TV are definitely better than... Read more…

Reviewed 4 April 2015 by Tato123
Tato123 would recommend the Samsung UN65JS9500

After spending a lot of time researching and waiting for the perfect tv set, this is it! The picture quality is incredibly rich, colors are vibrant, hd looks amazing (especially considering most... Read more…

Reviewed 16 August 2015 by Sincere25Technology
(Verified Purchase)

I just got this TV, and what a horrible experience. This at least should be a close to perfect TV, specially when it has full array. First, I had the remote replace do to pointer and remote been... Read more…

Reviewed 22 April 2015 by MattCinFL
MattCinFL would recommend the Samsung UN65JS9500

I was a Plasma devotee for a long time but that's no longer true. I've owned the JS9500 for almost two weeks now and I'm a convert. It's difficult to overstate the impact the TV has on your... Read more…

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Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers un65js9500, un65js9500f, un65js9500fx, un65js9500fxz, un65js9500fxza, samsung un65js9500, samsung un65js9500f, samsung un65js9500fx, samsung un65js9500fxz, samsung un65js9500fxza, samsung un65js9500fxzar, samsung un65js9500fxzarb
Barcodes 00653341164094, 00887276088839, 653341164094R1

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