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Samsung UE65JS8500

£1,995.00
65" 4K Curved Jun 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D Screen Shape Release Date £187.71 Electricity cost over 5 years
One industry award
Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Great colours
6 Reviews + 1 Award
avforums.com Highly Recommended
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Reviews

One Industry Award

This TV was given a "Highly Recommended" award by websites Avforums.com who decided that this 4K and 8K TV was very good.

Excellent Expert Reviews

On average, based on two expert reviews from sites including avforums.com and whathifi.com this Samsung TV has an overall expert rating of 95 out of 100. This puts this television in the top 5% of all the TVs of a comparable age and type when ranked by average expert review score.

Excellent Brand

Based on 47,290 owner and expert reviews (including 11,240 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent reviews for its televisions. Samsung also has excellent reviews specifically for its 4K and 8K TVs compared to other brands. 96% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Price

Price Has Gone Up by 15% (15%)

There was a cheaper price of £1,699 at Reliant Direct 83 days ago.Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 83% chance that the price will go up further. However the future is never certain and there remains a 17% chance that the price will actually go back down.

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Not Cheap

We think this television looks expensive compared to other televisions of this spec and age. The price range of televisions of this spec and age is from £229 to £14,899.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

Samsung released the UE65JS8500 in June 2015.


Energy

Average Running Costs

The UE65JS8500 is typical compared to the other 473 TVs of a similar age and spec that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the UE65JS8500 is £188.


Performance

Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

The UE65JS8500 features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI), as do most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to this television.

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Features Motion Control

The UE65JS8500 features motion control. Most of the other TVs of this age and spec also feature motion control.

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Supports BD Wise

The Samsung UE65JS8500 supports BD Wise, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released more than a year ago.

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Features Extended PVR

The UE65JS8500 features extended PVR. Most of the other similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to this TV also feature extended PVR.

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Features Voice Control

The UE65JS8500 features voice control, as do most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this TV.

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Has a Game Mode

The Samsung UE65JS8500 has a game mode, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for more than a year.

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Features Local Dimming

The UE65JS8500 features local dimming, as do most of the other TVs of this spec and age.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The UE65JS8500 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out around the same time as this TV.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available including cheaper TVs such as the LG 55EF950 (£1,399).

There are a number of alternative TVs which also support Wi-Fi which you might want to consider including the Samsung UE65JS9000 (£2,225).

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UE65JS8500 supports Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV also support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The UE65JS8500 has an ethernet port. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to this TV also have an ethernet port.

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Display

Great Colours

Two customers agreed that it had good colour saturation. Website Avforums.com gave this TV the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned “Great colours”. They also said “Well judged, nuanced colours” in their review.

Very Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

Across all the TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 760Hz. With a motion interpolation frequency of 2,000 hertz, the UE65JS8500's motion interpolation frequency is one of the fastest amongst TVs that are a comparable age to this TV.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The Samsung UE65JS8500 has a 2D-3D converter, as do most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this television.

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65 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 65 inches television.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The Samsung UE65JS8500 has a built-in subwoofer. Most of the other televisions that have been around for a comparable time to this TV also have a built-in subwoofer.

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Four Loudspeakers

The UE65JS8500 is a four loudspeaker TV. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV have between 1 and 23 loudspeakers.

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Fairly High RMS Rated Power

The average RMS rated power of televisions that were launched around the same time as this TV is 26W. The UE65JS8500 has a quite high RMS rated power (40 Watts) compared to most of the other comparable spec televisions that were launched around the same time as this TV.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The UE65JS8500 has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out around the same time as this TV.

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Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The UE65JS8500 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other TVs that are a similar age to this television also have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Samsung UE65JS8500 supports Picture-in-Picture, as do most of the other TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Samsung UE65JS8500 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other TVs of this age and type.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The UE65JS8500 has a desktop stand included, as do most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this TV.

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Smart TV

Supports Timeshift

The Samsung UE65JS8500 supports timeshift, as do most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to this television.

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Supports Internet TV

The Samsung UE65JS8500 supports internet TV. Most of the other TVs that came out more than a year ago also support internet TV.

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Supports Smart TV

The UE65JS8500 supports Smart TV. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to this television also support Smart TV.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue65js8500lxxn, samsung ue65js8500txxu
Barcodes 08806086653466, 08806086653664, 08806086750080, 08806086815215

Samsung UE65JS8500 Review Sources

To prepare this Samsung UE65JS8500 review we compared this TV to 4,717 other models. For each TV that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 1,018,074 product attributes, 85,006 TV reviews and 3,569,800 historical TV prices from 204 TV retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this TV compared to the other models as well as any areas where this TV is lacking.

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