In the Beginning
This UN82MU8000 television peaks out with a 84 overall rating which is derived from a secret formula created by us to evaluate televisions objectively. A 82 inch screen and 4K resolution are factors that go into this rating. The features this TV has to offer are 82-inch Screen, Smart TV, Built-in WiFi. This is only just a limited set of course. Check the specs page for all of them. Every single person has different needs and desires as far as the hardware specs of a television. It is because of this that everyone's personal rating of a TV will be different. Screen Quality Matters
This TV has a resolution of 3840x2160 pixels. It is also known as 4K resolution. Resolution is used to convey to quality of the display on the TV. The higher resolution means a higher quality picture. The resolution of the screen is a central feature because it determines if the picture on the screen is clear or fuzzy. Though vertical refresh rate, type of backlighting and screen size does play a small part in determining the quality of the picture, too. The Ins and Outs
The means by which the content is delivered to your Samsung TV is vital to quality. This TV has 4 HDMI ports , 3 USB ports , 1 audio-out port , 1 RF cable input , 1 ethernet port and WiFi. Having enough HDMI ports is important when connecting your devices. Four ports is enough for most consumers. Older style composite inputs are hardly supported by manufacturers for a good reason, it is considered old technology by today's standards. The slightly more advanced component inputs are much more common on televisions because of the fact that they are able to transmit up to 1080p resolution. Having wireless capabilities offers a great way to get through your home router to the Internet. This opens up an endless world to explore through your TV. Having an Ethernet port gives you a faster way to get online. Connecting through an Ethernet port is more reliable and will almost always be faster than going wireless. All in all, the hardware of a TV is just as vital as the size and resolution of the screen. Video in connections, WiFi connections, and even the audio out connections can limit the type and quality of TV shows and movies you can watch. Choosing the correct TV is impossible without knowing the specs. You should make it a point to check out the entire TV, not just how big the screen is! Series
The UN82MU8000 is part of the Samsung MU8000 series of TVs. Other models in the MU8000 series include: the 49-inch UN49MU8000
, the 55-inch UN55MU8000
, the 65-inch UN65MU8000
and the 75-inch UN75MU8000
This Samsung television displays a 82 inch screen measured diagonally. Sometimes the marketed screen size is different from the actual size. This TV offers an actual screen size of 82.0 inches. For most people this is a big TV and would probably be viewed in the main room of the house. Large screens such as the one on the UN82MU8000 are usually more expensive but can visually enhance any show or movie you watch! Regardless of size, a person needs to pick a television that offers the features you want. Smart TV
The UN82MU8000 is a Smart TV and it has Tizen installed, which runs as its operating system. There are plenty of apps that can be downloaded on the UN82MU8000 TV. The Tizen system offers quite a few apps for users including Twitter, Amazon video, Showtime, Hulu, and all the rest. Due to technological advancements and other legal stuff, there could be many more, or many less apps than what was listed. Please check a current list of application available on the Tizen system before making a financial decision. You may never know until you make the decision to find out what the Tizen system is currently offering. And The Winner Is...
So, this TV from Samsung would probably be considered a really good choice based on our 84 in-house rating. The overall rating is accurate due to its 3840x2160 pixels resolution screen, the 120Hz. vertical refresh rate, the fact that there is WiFi, and the fact that it has Smart TV functionalities. Make sure you check out all the features of this TV before you make your final decision. Double check to make sure it has all the things you are looking for in a TV.