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Samsung 78KU6500 Series

Samsung 78KU6500 Series
alaScore 89

62 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 62 reviews of Samsung 78KU6500 Series. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Samsung 78KU6500 Series is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Samsung UE78KU6500


Fabulous- stunning tv!

Sound is a bit naff, but with external speakers, that's a moot point

Sep, 2017

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Samsung UE78KU6500


Quality sport mode

Aug, 2017

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Samsung UE78KU6500


Great picture quality and vibrant colours

Not really

Jul, 2017

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Samsung UE78KU6500



Jun, 2017

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Samsung UE78KU6500


-Size -Picture -Sound -AWESOME for PC Games, mainly in ultra graphics!!

-Finally i not "see" or "feel"the curved effect... -I knowed this TV have not 3D but the 3D should be in all TVs in 2017!

May, 2017

Product Specifications


Audio decoders:DTS / DTS,Dolby Digital
Audio decoding technologies:Dolby Digital Plus / Dolby Digital Pulse
Built-in audio decoders:DTS / DTS, Dolby Digital
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:20


Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y
DLNA Certified: Yes


Color of product:Black, Silver / Silver
Heavy metals free:Hg (mercury)
On/Off switch:Y
VESA mounting:Y


3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:78
Display Diagonal (metric):78
Display Resolution:3840 x 2160
Display Technology:LED
Dynamic contrast ratio marketing name:Mega Contrast
HD type:4K Ultra HD
Motion interpolation frequency:100 / 120
Motion interpolation technology:PQI (Picture Quality Index) / PQI (Picture Quality Index) 1600
Noise reduction:Y / Yes
PQI (Picture Quality Index):1600
Screen curvature:165.4
Screen format adjustments:16:9
Screen shape:Curved / Flat
Supported graphics resolutions:3840 x 2160
Supported video modes:2160p

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption:307
Energy efficiency compliance:A
Power consumption (max):290
Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):221


On/Off switch: Yes
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:600 x 400

Management Features

Auto power off:Y / Yes
ECO mode:Y
Electronic Program Guide (EPG):Y
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG): Yes
Firmware upgradeable: Yes
Firmware upgradeable via:USB
Number of OSD languages:27 / 31
On Screen Display (OSD):Y / Yes
On/Off timer:Y / Yes
Picture-in-Picture:Y / Yes
Sleep Timer:Y / Yes
Smart modes:Game, Movie / Movie
Voice control:Y


Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Browsing:Y / Yes
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Web browser:Y
Wi-Fi:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi Direct:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi ready:Y
WLAN-ready: Yes

Other Features

Package weight:122.4

Packaging Content

Batteries included:Y / Yes
Cables included:AC
Desktop stand:Y / Yes
Handheld remote control:Y / Yes
Manual:Y / Yes
Mounting kit:Y / Yes
Quick start guide:Y / Yes
Remote Control Type:Smart Remote / TM1640A
Warranty card:Y

Packaging Data

Package depth:18.5 / 47.2
Package height:18.5 / 47.2
Package weight:122.4
Package width:75.4


Channel list copy function:Y
ConnectShare (HDD):Y
ConnectShare (USB):Y
Extended PVR:Y / Yes
Game mode:Y / Yes
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI):Y
Instant On:Y
Local dimming:Y / Yes
Logical Channel Number (LCN):Y
Processor cores:4
Satellite Channel Router (SatCR) compatible:Y
Subtitles function:Y / Yes
Teletext function:Y
USB cloning:Y
USB recording:N / Y
Video formats supported:H.265
Voice control:Y

Ports & interfaces

Audio Return Channel (ARC):Y / Yes
Common interface (CI):N / Y / Yes
Common interface Plus (CI+):Y / Yes
Common interface Plus (CI+) version:1.3
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Composite video in:1
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):Anynet+
Digital audio coaxial out:1
Digital audio optical out:1
DVI port:N / No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI ports quantity:3
PC Audio in: Yes
PC in (D-Sub):N / No
RF ports quantity:1 / 2 / 3
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100 - 240 / 220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption:307
Energy efficiency class:A
Power consumption (max):290
Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):221

Smart TV

Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV):Y
Internet TV:Y / Yes
Lifestyle apps:Samsung Smart View
Operating system installed:Tizen
Screen mirroring:Y
Smart TV:Y / Yes
Timeshift:N / Y / Yes
Video on Demand (VOD) support:Y

Technical Details

Dolby technologies:DTS, Dolby Digital Plus / DTS,Dolby Digital Plus
LED backlight:Y / Yes
RF input:2
Wireless Technology:Bluetooth, Internet

TV Tuner

Auto channel search:Y / Yes
Channel list copy function:Y
Digital signal format system:DVB-C, DVB-S2, DVB-T, DVB-T2 / DVB-C, DVB-S2, DVB-T2 / DVB-C,DVB-S2,DVB-T2 / DVB-S2, DVB-T2
Tuner Type:Analog & digital
Twin tuner:N

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:6.72 / 6.73
Depth (with stand):15.1 / 15.2
Height (with stand):43.1
Package depth:18.5 / 47.2
Package height:18.5 / 47.2
Package weight:122.4
Package width:75.4
Weight with stand:90.8
Width (with stand):69.2