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Samsung 55'' KS8000 series (UA / UE / UN 55KS8000, 55KS8009, 55KS8080, 55KS8090)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 80 reviews of Samsung 55'' KS8000 series (UA / UE / UN 55KS8000, 55KS8009, 55KS8080, 55KS8090). The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the durability and price. The usability and design are also appreciated. There are some negative opinions about the reliability and sound.

image quality, design, usability, price, durability

sound, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Samsung 55'' KS8000 series (UA / UE / UN 55KS8000, 55KS8009, 55KS8080, 55KS8090) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 97/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung 55'' KS8000 series (UA / UE / UN 55KS8000, 55KS8009, 55KS8080, 55KS8090)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Samsung 55'' KS8000 series (UA / UE / UN 55KS8000, 55KS8009, 55KS8080, 55KS8090) from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 2.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs on Amazon.co.uk. The reliability and image quality get negative opinions.

image quality, reliability

0% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung UE55KS8000 55inch SUHD 4K LED SMART TV Quantum DotSamsung UE55KS8000 55inch SUHD 4K LED SMART TV Quantum Dot

Jan, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Samsung 55'' KS8000 series (UA / UE / UN 55KS8000, 55KS8009, 55KS8080, 55KS8090)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 user reviews of Samsung 55'' KS8000 series (UA / UE / UN 55KS8000, 55KS8009, 55KS8080, 55KS8090) from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other TVs on Amazon.com. People really like the remote control and price. The design and usability also get good opinions, whereas there are some critical comments about the reliability and sound.

image quality, usability, design, price, remote control

sound, reliability

58% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung UN55KS8000 55-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV (2016 Model)Samsung UN55KS8000 55-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV (2016 Model)

Jan, 2017

Expert review by: TechRadar (techradar.com)

Samsung UE55KS8000 review

 

Flat, 4K, surprisingly affordable, and really rather good

Strong design ; Genuine HDR experience ; Good value ; Outstanding SDR performance

HDR backlight issues ; Colour striping with HDR ; No 3D support ; Some missing apps

The UE55KS8000 continues Samsung’s dedicated pursuit of the ultimate HDR experience with its high brightness and powerful colour technologies. There are one or two stumbles along the way, but overall no other TV range around today offers the same level...

Nov, 2016

Expert review by: Steve Withers (avforums.com)

Samsung UE55KS8000 UHD 4K TV Review

 

If you're a fan of Samsung and want a flat screen Ultra HD 4K TV with HDR, then the KS8000 is essentially their flagship flat model.

Great blacks and contrast ratios ; Impressive colour accuracy ; Effective local dimming ; Excellent video processing ; Good backlight uniformity ; HDR content looks stunning ; Incredibly low input lag ; Attractive design ; State-of-the-art smart features

Disappointing out-of-the-box greyscale ; Occasional bright edges ; No 3D support

That very much depends on your priorities but if you're looking for a high performance Ultra HD TV with a flat screen, then the Samsung KS8000 should definitely be on your short list. The TV is attractively designed and well built, with a great set of...

Consumer review by: Vijay (directtvs.co.uk)

Samsung UE55KS8000 55 Inch Smart 4K Ultra HD TV PQI 2300

 

Gorgeous too look at. Very thin and slim with hardly any bezel. Excellent picture quality for HD and 4K picture. Smart remote is really smart and two sets of remote are provided. Stylish TV stand. Many apps and working! Has smart things option but not...

Standard TV is really not watchable! I thought it upgrades the picture to HD but doesn't look like it does. Sound quality is average but then that is expected for slim line tvs and one needs investment on home theatre or sound bar. The smart things app...

May, 2016

Consumer review by: David (directtvs.co.uk)

Samsung UE55KS8000 55 Inch Smart 4K Ultra HD TV PQI 2300

 

Works very well with my s7 phone

Reviewer left no comment

May, 2016

Consumer review by: Mike (directtvs.co.uk)

Samsung UE55KS8000 55 Inch Smart 4K Ultra HD TV PQI 2300

 

Tizen 2.0 is a excellent interface ; Netflix 4K is superior picture quality on the new 2016 Samsung tv range ; Samsungs new smart remote controls everything connected with ease ; I highly recommend the ks8000 the design/picture quality is excellent and...

Reviewer left no comment

May, 2016

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio decoding technologies:Dolby Digital Plus / DTS Premium Sound 5.1, Dolby Digital Plus

Display

Dynamic contrast ratio marketing name:Mega Contrast
HD type:4K Ultra HD
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI): Yes
OLED technology: No
PQI (Picture Quality Index):2300
Screen shape:Flat

Ergonomics

VESA mounting: Yes

Performance

Channel list copy function: Yes
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI): Yes
Logical Channel Number (LCN): Yes
Satellite Channel Router (SatCR) compatible: Yes
USB Recording: Yes
Voice Control: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Common interface Plus (CI+) version:1.3

Smart TV

Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV): Yes
Lifestyle apps:Facebook
Screen mirroring: Yes
Video on Demand (VOD) support: Yes

TV tuner

Channels quantity (DVB-C):2
Twin Tuner: Yes