Samsung UN65KS8000FXZA vs Samsung 55NU8000

Samsung UN65KS8000FXZA
vs
Samsung 55NU8000

An affordable TV is always a good option to consider, so Samsung UN65KS8000FXZA vs Samsung 55NU8000 comparison definitely makes sense. The biggest difference between TVs is screen size, namely 65 and 55 inches respectively. The UN65KS8000FXZA belongs to the series KS8000, and the Samsung 55NU8000 - NU8000. The Samsung UN65KS8000FXZA series has 49, 55, 60, 65 inches diagonals, and 55NU8000 boasts 49, 55, 65, 75, 82 inches diagonals.

Display

Support for 4K/UHD is implemented in both models. Each of the compared devices supports Full HD resolution. The UN65KS8000FXZA has the AMVA3 display, while 55NU8000 has the VA display. The screen refresh rate is 120Hz, the leader can not be selected here.

Audio

Sound in the stereo format is available to each TV. The power of the speakers is identical. Dolby Atmos multi-channel audio format is not supported by both of the tested models.

Dimensions

The width of the UN65KS8000FXZA is 144.53/56.9 cm/in, and for the 55NU8000 it is 122.68/48.29 cm/inches. The height of Samsung UN65KS8000FXZA is 83.57/32.9 cm/in, Samsung 55NU8000 of height 71.12/28 cm/inches. A depth UN65KS8000FXZA is 4.57/1.79 cm/in, the 55NU8000 has 5.59/2.2 cm/in depth.

Connections

Each TV has 4 HDMI connectors. As for USB, the UN65KS8000FXZA has 3 ports, compared with 2 ports for the 55NU8000. These rivals can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Support for WI-FI 5GHz is implemented both in UN65KS8000FXZA and in 55NU8000. It is possible to connect a mouse or keyboard via Bluetooth to each of the TVs.

Ergonomics

VESA sizes differ and amount to 400 x 400 versus 200 x 200 for the Samsung 55NU8000.

Streaming

You can watch Netflix TV shows and movies on each of the TVs. Hulu is available at each of the competitors. It is possible to use the HBO service on both UN65KS8000FXZA and 55NU8000.

Features

As for Smart TV, here the competitors are equal and support this feature. Local Dimming technology is available in each model. Voice control is supported by both models and there is no leader. Voice control is not available for these models. Devices under consideration can be controlled using the Mobile App.

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Common

Product

Samsung UN65KS8000FXZA
Samsung 55NU8000

Model

UN65KS8000FXZA
55NU8000

Brand

Samsung
Samsung

Reviews

1017
842

General

Series

KS8000
NU8000

Screen sizes in series

49, 55, 60, 65
49, 55, 65, 75, 82

Display

Screen size, inch

65
55

4K/UHD

Full HD

Resolution, pixels

3840 x 2160
3840 x 2160

Display type

AMVA3
VA

Screen design

flat
flat

Display width, cm/in

142.85/56.24
120.97/47.62

Display height, cm/in

80.35/31.63
68.04/26.79

Display area, %

95.03
94.35

Display colors

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Refresh rate, Hz

120
120

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:9

High dynamic range (HDR)

HDR1000
HDR10

3D

3D

2D to 3D

has not
has not

Video file formats

AVI

WMV

MP4

MOV

Other

3GPP, MKV, TS, M2TS, WebM, ASF
3GPP, MKV, TS, M2TS, WebM, ASF

Video file codecs

DivX

H.265

H.264

H.263

MPEG-4

Other

Flash Video, VC-1, VP7, VP8, VP9
Flash Video, VC-1, VP7, VP8, VP9

Viewing angles

Horizontal, degrees

178
178

Vertical, degrees

178
178

Audio

Speakers

stereo
stereo

Speakers power, W

40
40

Dolby atmos

Dolby surround

DTS decoder

Audio file formats

MP3

WMA

WAV

AAC

AC3

FLAC

OGG

Other

ALAC, AIFF, APE, M4A, MIDI
ALAC, AIFF, APE, M4A, MIDI

Dimensions, weight and color

Colors

silver
black

Width, cm/in

144.53/56.9
122.68/48.29

Height, cm/in

83.57/32.9
71.12/28

Depth, cm/in

4.57/1.79
5.59/2.2

Weight, kg/lbs

23.5/51.8
17.1/37.7

Width with stand, cm/in

144.53/56.9
122.68/48.29

Height with stand, cm/in

90.93/35.79
78.74/31

Depth with stand, cm/in

29.46/11.59
32.26/12.7

Weight with stand, kg/lbs

23.9/52.69
18.9/41.67

Connections

HDMI

4
4

USB

3
2

Component video input

0
0

Composite video input

1
1

VGA input

0
0

Optical digital audio output (S/PDIF)

1
1

Analog audio output (3.5 mm)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
1

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi 5GHz

Bluetooth

TV tuner

Analog

Digital

Ergonomics

VESA mount

VESA interface

400 x 400
200 x 200

Removable stand

Landscape/Portrait pivot

Accessories

Camera

Microphone

Internet movie streaming

Netflix

Hulu

Amazon video

HBO

Other

Vudu, Starz,CinemaNow
Vudu, GooglePlay

Features

Remote control

Smart TV

Local dimming

Bluetooth audio streaming

Voice remote

Picture in picture

MHL-compatible

Parental control

Artificial Intelligence

Google assistant

Amazon alexa compatible

Mobile features

Mobile App

Recording features

Digital recording

Watch and record

Panel

Panel technology

Supreme Motion Rate
Motion Rate

Backlight technology

Edge LED
Edge LED

Manufacturer

Native refresh rate, Hz

240
240

Panel bit depth, bits

10
10

Pixel pitch, cm/in

0.037/0.014
0.031/0.012

Pixel density, ppi

68
81

Processor

Model

Jazz-M, Quad-core
Quad-core

Operating system

Operating system

Tizen 2.4
Tizen 4.0

Power

Power supply, V

100 - 120
100 - 120

Typical power consumption, W

70
65

Maximum power consumption, W

220
145

Standby power consumption, W

0.3
0.3

User manual

Manual

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  • 24.2
  • 26.7
  • 24.2Samsung UN65KS8000FXZA
  • 26.7Samsung 55NU8000

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