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Samsung 65MU8000 Series

alaTest has collected and analyzed 181 reviews of Samsung 65MU8000 Series. The average rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Comments about the glare and design are generally positive. The size and usability also get good opinions. There are some mixed opinions about the color, while some have doubts about the remote control and durability.

image quality, usability, size, design, glare

sound, price, durability, remote control

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Samsung 65MU8000 Series is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Lee Neikirk (

Samsung MU8000 / MU8500 TV Review


These TVs deliver serious polish, but don't entirely stand out

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Great Price Awesome Quality TV


Upgraded to an HDR/4K Tv as I wanted to change my Sony Bravia , get something big and from a good brand. Love the screen, the layouts, Apps, quality of picture. The 65 inch is perfect for the room to enjoy Sky Q and the UHD.

Apr, 2018

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Versatile tv


The Samsung UE49MU8000T tv is a powerful entertainment centre, being able to run the internet, provide useful apps as well as presenting a superb picture. The cabling arrangements are extremely neat. Very pleased.

Mar, 2018

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Great TV


Well packaged and excellent delivery. Easy to set up. Excellent quality HD picture. Would recommend this SMART TV, a little pricey but well worth it. Amazon Prime has so much choice.

Mar, 2018

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We have always purchased Samsung TVs and after much investigation of all the makes available went for this superb TV(Which also gave it a b est buy rating) It has a superb picture on all types of transmissions and the sound is not bad either As usual...

Feb, 2018

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Excellent service!


I this as a replacement for a 55" TV that had developed a fault after a year. Very happy with it! Richer Sounds had the cheapest price, quickest delivery plus an extended warranty for 6 years - you can't go wrong!

Feb, 2018

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Excellent TV


The 65” TV is just the right size for our longish garden room and has all the features you would want. The picture is excellent.

Feb, 2018

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Outstanding All-Rounder Set for Gamers & Movie Lovers


Did quite a bit of research before purchasing the MU8000. I needed a television that had a low input lag for PS4 Pro 4K gaming and was also equally able to display UHD 4K movies with great results. This set ticked all the boxes and I've not been...

Feb, 2018

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Fantastic TV


It was a debate whether to go for 55" but so pleased we decided to go this big. Fantastic picture ( I use digital aerial no satellite). Set up really easy but the voice activated control is difficult much better with the normal remote as supplied....

Feb, 2018

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Very very pleased with this TV


I have a KRP-600A Pioneer plasma and it is so well regarded and so good it has taken me til now to buy a 4k TV. This is for our second home. It was very well packaged which was good coz we needed to transport it a long way. It was SUPER easy to set up....

Feb, 2018

Product Specifications


Audio decoders:DTS / DTS,Dolby Digital
Audio decoding technologies:Dolby Digital Plus / DTS Premium Sound 5.1,Dolby Digital Plus
Audio system:2.1
Auto volume leveler:Y
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Built-in subwoofer:Y
Multiroom audio technology:Samsung Multiroom Link
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:40


Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y
DLNA Certified: Yes
Energy Star certified: Yes
RoHS compliance:Y


Built-in Microphone: Yes
Color of product:Black, Silver / Silver
LED Indicators:Power / Y / Yes
On/Off switch:Y
Peak luminance ratio:70
Product color:Black, Silver / Silver
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:400 x 400


Aspect Ratio:16:9
Color Depth:10
Display Diagonal:64.5 / 65
Display Diagonal (metric):64.2
Display Resolution:3840 x 2160
Display Technology:LED
Dynamic contrast ratio marketing name:Mega Contrast
HD type:2K Ultra HD / 4K Ultra HD
Motion interpolation frequency:200 / 240
Motion interpolation technology:Auto Motion Plus / Motion Rate 240 / PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Peak luminance ratio:70
PQI (Picture Quality Index):2300 / 2400 / 2600
Screen format adjustments:4:3, 16:9
Screen shape:Curved / Flat
Supported graphics resolutions:3840 x 2160
Supported video modes:2160p / 720i,720p,1080i,1080p,2160p

Energy Management

AC input frequency:60
AC input voltage:110 - 120
Power consumption (standby):0.4


On/Off switch:Y / Yes
Smartphone remote support:Y
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:400 x 400

Management Features

Auto power off:Y / Yes
ECO mode:Y
Electronic Program Guide (EPG):Y
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG): Yes
Number of OSD languages:27 / 28
On Screen Display (OSD):Y / Yes
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:English, Spanish, French
Picture-in-Picture:N / Y
Smart modes:Game, Movie, Natural / Movie
Voice control:Y


Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Bluetooth profiles:HID
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Web browser:Y
Wi-Fi:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi Direct:Y / Yes

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):10 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):10 - 40
Storage relative humidity (H-H):5 - 95
Storage temperature (T-T):-20 - 45

Other Features

Dimming type:Supreme UHD / Supreme UHD Dimming / UHD

Packaging Content

Batteries included:Y / Yes
Cables included:AC
Desktop stand:Y
Handheld remote control:Y / Yes
Manual:Y / Yes
Remote Control Type:TM1750A
Warranty card:Y

Packaging Data

Package depth:6.89 / 7.36 / 8.43
Package height:38.1 / 38.3
Package type:Box
Package weight:69.9 / 72.8 / 73.2 / 80.7 / 83.8
Package width:62.2 / 62.3 / 62.6


4K upscaler:Y
Audio formats supported:AAC,AIFF,ALAC,APE,MIDI,WAV,WMA
Auto Depth Enhancer:N
Built-in Microphone:Y
ConnectShare (HDD):N / Y
ConnectShare (USB):Y
Digital Clean View:Y
Dimming type:Supreme UHD / Supreme UHD Dimming / UHD
Extended PVR:Y
Game mode:Y / Yes
HDMI Quick Switch:Y
High Dynamic Range (HDR) 1000:Y
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI):Y
Instant On:Y
Local dimming:Y / Yes
Logical Channel Number (LCN):Y
MBR support:Y
Peak Illuminator Pro:Y
Picture processing technology:Samsung Auto Motion Plus / Samsung Auto Motion Plus,Samsung Contrast Enhancer / Samsung Auto Motion Plus,Samsung Contrast Enhancer,Samsung UHD Up-Scailing,Samsung Ultra Clean View / Samsung Auto Motion Plus,Samsung Contrast Enhancer,Samsung Ultra Clean View / Samsung Ultra Clean View
Processor cores:4
Quantum dot color technology:N
Satellite Channel Router (SatCR) compatible:Y
Smartphone remote support:Y
Subtitles function:Y
Teletext function:Y
Video formats supported:3GP,ASF,AVI,FLV,MKV,MOV,MP4,PS,RMVB,SVAF,TS,VRO,WEBM / DivX HD
Voice control:Y

Ports & interfaces

Audio Return Channel (ARC):Y / Yes
Common interface (CI):Y
Common interface Plus (CI+):Y
Common interface Plus (CI+) version:1.3
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):Anynet+ / Aquos Net+
Digital audio optical out:1
DVI port:N
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI ports quantity:4
HDMI Quick Switch:Y
HDMI version:2.0
Headphone outputs:1
One Connect port:Y
PC in (D-Sub):N
RF ports quantity:1 / 3 / 4
RS-232C ports:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2 / 3


AC input frequency:50 - 60 / 50/60 / 60
AC input voltage:110 - 120 / 220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption:164
Energy efficiency class:A+
Energy saving mode:Y
Power consumption (max):235 / 240
Power consumption (standby):0.4 / 0.5
Power consumption (typical):118

Smart TV

Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV):Y
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV) version:1.5 / 2.01
Internet TV:Y
Lifestyle apps:Samsung Smart View
Screen mirroring:Y
Smart modes:Game / Game, Movie, Natural / Movie
Smart TV:Y / Yes
Video apps:NetFlix,YouTube

Technical Details

Dolby technologies:DTS,Dolby Digital Plus
LED backlight:Y

TV Tuner

Auto channel search:Y
Digital signal format system:ATSC / DVB-C,DVB-S2 / DVB-C,DVB-S2,DVB-T / DVB-C,DVB-S2,DVB-T2 / DVB-T2
Logical Channel Number (LCN):Y
Number of tuners:2
Satellite Channel Router (SatCR) compatible:Y
Supported TV bands:DTV
Tuner Type:Analog & digital
Twin tuner:Y

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.87 / 2.15 / 2.2 / 4.52
Depth (with stand):11.4 / 11.5 / 16.4
Height:32.8 / 32.9
Height (with stand):36 / 36.4 / 36.5
Package depth:6.89 / 7.36
Package height:38.1
Package weight:73.2 / 80.7 / 83.8
Package width:62.3 / 62.6
Weight:51.6 / 54.7 / 58
Weight with stand:53.1 / 56.2 / 63.9 / 64.6
Width:56.8 / 56.9 / 57
Width (with stand):56.8 / 56.9 / 57