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Samsung UN65MU8000 Review
  • Overall Rating: 84

    Features

  • 65 inch Screen
  • 4K
  • Built-in WiFi
  • 65 inch Screen

Initial Thoughts
The UN65MU8000 by Samsung peaks out with a 84 rating, based on specs and features. The 65 inch screen and 4K resolution are a couple of features that the rating is derived from. This Samsung model also offers 4K, Built-in WiFi, 65 inch Screen. This is just some of the features. Check the specs page for all of them. Each individual feels strongly about different specifications as it pertains to features of a television. It is because of this that you should take a good look at each TV.

Family
This TV is part of the MU8000 series by Samsung. The MU8000 series consists of 4 models. These Samsung models include the 49-inch UN49MU8000, the 55-inch UN55MU8000, the 75-inch UN75MU8000 and the 82-inch UN82MU8000.

Matter of Inches
The Samsung UN65MU8000 offers up a 65 inch screen. Most of the time the screen size is actually smaller than the one listed. The UN65MU8000 has an actual 64.5 inch screen. By most accounts this is a big TV and would probably be viewed in the living room. Large screens are usually more expensive but can offer a breathtakingly large picture! Regardless of the screen size, a person needs to pick a television that works for you.

Smarter than ...
A Smart TV will always need some main interactive program to interact with a user. This particular television has Tizen as its core software. This Smart TV offers quite a few apps for users such as Facebook, Amazon video, Showtime, Hulu, and all the rest. Due to apps always changing and possible legal licensing crap, there very well could be different Tizen apps than what was previously listed. Please check a current list of application available on the Tizen system before making a financial decision. You can not know for certain without you actually trying to dig for facts and specs on the Tizen system that is built into the TV.

Clarity
The resolution of this TV is 3840x2160 pixels. It is commonly called 4K resolution. The resolution of a TV is typically aligned with the quality of the picture. Higher resolution televisions will produce a higher quality picture. The overall screen resolution is the biggest feature on the TV that determines the quality of the TV, in general. Though refresh rate, backlighting and type of LCD panel all contribute, in some way, to the overall picture quality on the UN65MU8000.

Hardware
How you connect to your Samsung TV is important. This TV offers up 4 HDMI ports , 3 USB ports , 1 audio-out port , 1 RF cable input , 1 ethernet port and WiFi. Having four HDMI ports is nice these days due to all the electronic equipment being hooked up to a TV. The old composite style connections are hardly supported by manufacturers and for a very good reason, it is thought to be ancient input technology by today's standards. Newer than composite, component inputs are still useful due to the fact they are able to handle higher definition transmissions than composite connections. This Samsung TV has built-in WiFi which gives you a way to connect to the online world. This opens up a multitude of possibilities through your Samsung TV. Having an Ethernet port gives you a reliable way to connect your TV to the Internet. If you are able to connect through this port then you will find that it is more reliable and will typically be faster than WiFi. All in all, the hardware of a TV has proven to be as significant as the size and resolution of the screen. All the video inputs, WiFi connections, and even the audio in connections will determine what kind of shows you watch as well as the quality. Finding and selecting the right TV can not be done without studying the hardware of the TV beforehand! You should always investigate the TV in its entirety, not just the screen size!

The Wrap-up
So, the UN65MU8000 from Samsung would be considered a really good choice based on its 84 rating. With a total of 4 HDMI portsits 3840x2160 pixels resolution screen, WiFi capabilities, and the Tizen operating system, this TV deserves the rating it has. Be sure to check out the full specs on this television before you make your final decision. Always be sure it offers everything you need.
Samsung UN65MU8000 Parts and Accessories
Offering Samsung UN65MU8000 parts like replacement remotes and HDMI cables. You may also be looking for accessories like TV mounts, home theater systems or sound bars for your 65-inch 4K Smart TV.
Samsung UN65MU8000 Owner's Manual
This Samsung UN65MU8000 owner's manual is available to download free of charge. The manual can be opened using any pdf reader freely available on the Internet.
The manual will contain important information about your Samsung UN65MU8000 including specs, warranty, operation and troubleshooting. If you have any more questions about the 65-inch 4K Smart TV you may need to contact Samsung directly via email, or by calling a customer service phone number.
Samsung UN65MU8000 Techinical Specifications
Here are the Samsung UN65MU8000 specs we have on record:
  • General
  • Brand:
  • Samsung
  • Model:
  • UN65MU8000
  • Series:
  • MU8000
  • Resolution Type:
  • 4K
  • 3D:
  • No
  • Curved:
  • No
  • Screen
  • Screen Size:
  • 65 inches
  • Actual Screen Size:
  • 64.5 inches
  • Native Refresh Rate:
  • 120 Hz
  • Screen Resolution:
  • 3840x2160
  • Screen Type:
  • LCD
  • Panel Technology:
  • VA
  • Backlight Type:
  • Edge
  • Screen Display Area:
  • 95.3%
  • Viewing Angle:
  • 178 degrees
  • Pixel Density:
  • 68ppi (pixels per inch)
  • Inputs
  • HDMI Ports:
  • 4
  • USB Ports:
  • 3
  • Audio Out Ports:
  • 1
  • RF Input (Coaxial):
  • Yes
  • Tuner Types:
  • ATSC,Analog,Clear QAM
  • Network
  • WiFi:
  • Yes
  • WiFi Technologies:
  • a,b,g,b,ac
  • BlueTooth:
  • Yes
  • Ethernet:
  • Yes
  • DLNA Capability:
  • Yes
  • Audio
  • Speaker Output:
  • 20 Watts (total)
  • Speaker Type:
  • 2 x 10W
  • Smartware
  • Number of CPU Cores:
  • 4
  • Operating System:
  • Tizen
  • Full Web Browser:
  • Yes
  • Other Features
  • Mirroring Capability:
  • Yes
  • Mirroring Types:
  • Smart View,Wi-Fi Direct
  • Parental Controls:
  • Yes
  • MSRP:
  • $2199.99
  • Electronic Program Guide:
  • Yes
  • Misc
  • Remote Control:
  • Samsung Smart Remote TM1750A
  • VESA Pattern:
  • 400x400
  • Weight (TV Only):
  • 51.6 pounds
  • Dimensions (TV Only)
    • Width:
    • 56.9 inches
    • Height:
    • 32.8 inches
    • Depth:
    • 2.2 inches