Samsung UE50TU8500 4k TV

Product specs and review of the 50-inch 4k Smart TV Samsung UE50TU8500

Samsung UE50TU8500 TV

Since we believe the Samsung UE50TU8500 is going to be one of the best sellers in the 50-icnh 4k TV segment by the end of this year, we decided to take a closer look at it. 

Today we will take a look at the product specifications of the UE50TU8500, check some of its important features and also share our consumer opinion.

Samsung UE50TU8500 specifications

Samsung UE50TU8500 is equipped with the 2020 Crystal UHD technology. Here are the rest of the specs:

Screen Size:50 Inches
Screen Type:LED
Smart TV:Yes
Manual / Quick Guide:Included
Vesa Wall Mount Supported:Yes
Resolution:3840 x 2160
4k4K Ultra HD
Number speakers:2
Audio Power:20 Watt
Audio Power:20w Watt
Internet Connection:WiFi and Ethernet
Auto Tuning:Yes
Auto Power Off:Yes
App / Portal Store:Yes
Smart Phone / Tablet App Available:Yes
Voice Control:Yes - via Smart Remote (Included)
Tuner Type:Freeview HD and Freesat HD
HDMI Input:3
USB Input:2
Digital Optical Output:Yes
Parental Control:Yes
BBC iPlayer:Yes
Stand Type:Static
TV DVD Combi:No
Vesa Wall Mount Size:200 x 200 mm
USB Recording (DVR):Yes
ITV Hub:Yes
Demand 5:Yes
All 4:Yes
HDMI ARC (Audio Return Channel):Yes
Standby Power Consumption:0.5 Watt
Ultra HD 4K Upscaling:Yes
Dolby Sound Technology:Yes
Screen Mirroring:Yes
New In:Yes
4K Ultra HD:Yes
Now TV:Yes
HDR (High Dynamic Range):Yes
Sleep Mode:Yes
Aerial Input (RF):Yes
Satellite Input (LNB):Yes
Common Interface (CI):Yes
OtherDynamic Crystal Color, Dual LED and Adaptive Sound
Game Mode:Yes
One Remote Control:Yes
Adaptive Sound:Yes
Works With Amazon Alexa:Yes
Thin Bezel:Yes
Works With Samsung SmartThings:Yes
HDR Type:HDR10+, HDR10, HLG
Dynamic Crystal Color:Yes
Weight with stand15.2 Kg
Weight without stand12.9 Kg
Movie Mode:Yes
Width Of Stand:79 cm
Ambient Mode:Yes
Apple TV app:Yes
Voice Assistant Technology:Yes
Game Enhancer:Yes
Dual LED:Yes
Crystal Processor 4K:Yes
BT Sport App:Yes
Samsung Multi View:Yes
Dimensions:11.7cm(H) 64.3cm(W) 5.8cm(D)
Energy Rating:A
Remote Control:Smart
Energy Saving Mode:Yes

The TV also has HDR (high dynamic range) mode which enhances screen colors and overall picture so that is looks much richer.

From what we have seen in online customer reviews, the UE50TU8500 is rated quite high with lots of positive feedback and opinions. But what is the price that need to be paid for this big-screen TV?

Samsung UE50TU8500 TV price

We found the price (Sept 2020) to be averaging around £500. Of course you can find cheaper 50-inch 4k televisions on the UK market these days like the Cello HDC50RTS4K which comes some £100 less.

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Samsung UE50TU8500 - our opinion
We believe the UE50TU8500 is a very good mid-range big TV that would suit average-sized living rooms. Thanks to the Crystal UHD and HDR ensure clear and rich 4k picture quality while the TIZEN OS offers variety of smart TV features. And if the price tag is not a problem, than you should definitely check this TV.

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