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Samsung UE65KS8000 vs Samsung UE65KU6000

Samsung UE65KS8000 vs Samsung UE65KU6000

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Samsung UE65KS8000
Samsung UE65KU6000

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
40% faster motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Samsung UE65KS8000 is a 200Hz motion interpolation frequency TV. That's 80Hz faster than the Samsung UE65KU6000 (120Hz). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Vastly higher RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UE65KS8000 has an RMS rated power of 60W, however the Samsung UE65KU6000 is only a 20W RMS rated power TV (40W lower). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Four point one loudspeakers Edit
The Samsung UE65KS8000 is a four point one loudspeaker TV, whereas the Samsung UE65KU6000 only has two loudspeakers. Read more

The number of loudspeakers is the total number of speakers provided with the TV, either inside the TV casing or as external speakers.

A greater number of speakers will allow for better quality audio and different frequencies. Multiple external speakers will enable to the TV to play surround sound audio.

23.8mm thinner Edit
The Samsung UE65KS8000 has a depth of 40.8mm, however the Samsung UE65KU6000 is a 64.6mm thick TV (23.8mm thicker). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

Cheaper to run by £56.09
The Samsung UE65KS8000 only costs £190.91 to run over five years however the Samsung UE65KU6000 costs £247.00 to run (29% more). Read more
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE65KS8000 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Samsung UE65KU6000 is "A".
3 Reasons For
Cheaper by £595
The Samsung UE65KU6000 costs £799.99, whereas the Samsung UE65KS8000 is £1,394.95.
13 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Better selling
The Samsung UE65KU6000 ranks No. 11641 by number of sales, but the Samsung UE65KS8000 ranks No. 45832.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
£595 more expensive
The Samsung UE65KS8000 is more expensive than the Samsung UE65KU6000 by £594.96.
Fewer sellers
Only 24 retailers sells the Samsung UE65KS8000, but 37 sellers sell the Samsung UE65KU6000. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this TV, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Worse selling
The Samsung UE65KS8000 ranks No. 45832 by sales volume, whereas the Samsung UE65KU6000 ranks No. 11641.
7 Reasons Against
80Hz slower motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Samsung UE65KU6000 has a motion interpolation frequency of 120Hz, whereas the Samsung UE65KS8000 is a 200Hz motion interpolation frequency TV (80Hz faster). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Lower RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UE65KU6000 is a 20W RMS rated power TV. That's 40W lower than the Samsung UE65KS8000 (20W). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Two point one less loudspeakers Edit
The number of loudspeakers on the Samsung UE65KU6000 is two, but the Samsung UE65KS8000 only has four point one loudspeakers. Read more

The number of loudspeakers is the total number of speakers provided with the TV, either inside the TV casing or as external speakers.

A greater number of speakers will allow for better quality audio and different frequencies. Multiple external speakers will enable to the TV to play surround sound audio.

Thicker Edit
The Samsung UE65KU6000 is a 64.6mm thick TV. That's 23.8mm thicker than the Samsung UE65KS8000 (64.6mm). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

Older by ten months
The Samsung UE65KU6000 is ten months older than the Samsung UE65KS8000.
£56.09 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the Samsung UE65KU6000 costs £247.00 to run which is £56.09 more to run than the Samsung UE65KS8000. Show assumptions.
Inferior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE65KU6000 is "A", but the rating of the Samsung UE65KS8000 is "A+".

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Date Released

3 months Ago 13 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 189.08
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 190.91
Purchase price £ 1,394.95
Total cost of ownership £ 1,585.86
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 245.17
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 247.00
Purchase price £ 799.99
Total cost of ownership £ 1,046.99
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.95T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.95 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
24
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
1.2T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.2 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
31
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
65" 65"
HD Type
 4K
 4K
3D
 3D
 3D
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
200Hz
BEST
120Hz
Noise Reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Noise reduction
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 Mega Contrast
BEST
 Mega Contrast
Supported Video Mode
 2160p
 720p
 1280p
 2160p
 720p
 1280p
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
2300 1300
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,300
Colour Depth
2300 8
Display Technology
 QLED
 LED
BEST
 QLED
 LED
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Display Diagonal (metric)
163cm 163cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 4096 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
 4096 x 2160
BEST

Audio

Audio System
Dolby Unknown - Click to provide data
Equalizer
 Equalizer
 Equalizer
Built-In Subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
60W
BEST
20W
Loudspeaker
4
BEST
2
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Plus
Multiroom Audio Technology
 Samsung Multiroom Link
 Samsung Multiroom Link

Smart TV

Video On Demand (VOD)
 Video on demand (VOD)
 Video on demand (VOD)
Screen Mirroring
 Screen mirroring
 Screen mirroring
Lifestyle Apps
 Samsung Smart View
 Samsung Billing
 Samsung Smart View
 Samsung Billing
Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
Timeshift
 Timeshift
 Timeshift
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV) Version
 1.5
 1.5

Design

Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
118W
BEST
153W
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
BEST
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
164kWh
BEST
212kWh
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
235W
BEST
260W

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
Energy Star Certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy Star certified

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
 Auto channel search
 Auto channel search
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Channel
2channels Unknown - Click to provide data
Twin Tuner
 Twin tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB-x2
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB-x2
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 NTSC
 PAL
 NTSC
Tuner
2tuner(s) Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
Video Formats Supported
 H.265
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 FLV
 ASF
 3GP
 MOV
 DIVX
 MPG
 MPEG
 MKV
 VOB
 M2TS
 TP
 TRP
 TS
 MTS
 M2T
 WEBM
 VRO
 SVI
 H.265
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 FLV
 ASF
 3GP
 MOV
 DIVX
 MPG
 MPEG
 MKV
 VOB
 M2TS
 TP
 TRP
 TS
 MTS
 M2T
 WEBM
 VRO
 SVI
Audio Formats Supported
 AIFF
 APE
 FLAC
 MIDI
 MP3
 M4A
 OGG
 WAV
 WMA
 MPA
 MID
 AIFF
 APE
 FLAC
 MIDI
 MP3
 M4A
 OGG
 WAV
 WMA
 MPA
 MID
Voice Control
 Voice control
Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 PNG
 BMP
 MPO
 JPG
 PNG
 BMP
 MPO
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Teletext Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Teletext function
Motion Control
 Motion control
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Recording
 USB recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Subtitles
 Subtitles
 Subtitles
Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
Digital Clean View Functionality
 Digital Clean View functionality
Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Cores
4 4
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
BD Wise Plus
 BD Wise Plus
Unknown - Click to provide data
Channel List Copy Function
 Channel list copy function
 Channel list copy function
MBR Support
 MBR support
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Cloning Function
 USB cloning function
Unknown - Click to provide data
High Dynamic Range (HDR) 1000
 High Dynamic Range (HDR) 1000
Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Depth Enhancer
 Auto Depth Enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Peak Illuminator Pro
 Peak Illuminator Pro
Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand Included
 Desktop stand included
 Desktop stand included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Mounting Kit
 Mounting kit
Unknown - Click to provide data
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Cables Included
 AC
 LAN (RJ-45)
 AC
 LAN (RJ-45)
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
E-Manual
 E-manual
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
 Browsing
 Browsing
Ethernet Interface Type
 Gigabit
 Gigabit Ethernet
 Gigabit
 Gigabit Ethernet
Web Browser
 Web browser
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

Auto Power Off System
 Auto power off system
 Auto power off system
ECO Mode
 ECO mode
 ECO mode
Smart Modes
 Cinema
 Game
 Movie
 Cinema
 Game
 Movie
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
On/Off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/Off timer
Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of OSD Languages
27 27
Firmware Upgradeable Via
 USB
 USB

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
40.8mm
BEST
64.6mm
Weight
26.4kg 23.7kg
BEST
Package Weight
35.7kg 32.8kg
BEST
Weight With Stand
28.6kg 25.8kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
414.1mm 369.4mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
929.9mm 907.6mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
1,448.9mm
BEST
1,463.5mm
Height
835.8mm 844.5mm
Width
1,448.9mm 1,463.5mm
Package Height
909mm
BEST
957mm
Package Width
1,548mm
BEST
1,735mm

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI) Slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC in (D-Sub) Port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
RF Port
4
BEST
2
SCART Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RS-232 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
3
BEST
2
HDMI Port
4
BEST
3
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
USB 3.0 Type-A Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 1.3
RS-232C Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

LED Backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED backlight
RF Input
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Dolby Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Wireless Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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