Samsung QE65Q800T : the television Ultra HD 8K

Presentation of the Samsung QE65Q800T

Today we are going to analyse the Samsung QE65Q800T, a mid-range television from Samsung. An review to check the capacities of this model.
Beside, this television is equipped with a Ultra HD 8K resolution.  Even if it is in a mid-range position, it offers interesting specifications, partly justifying its price.
Although placed in the middle of the range, the manufacturer has tried to offer the viewer an image quality that allows an immersion.
We will see in detail if their objective is reached.

QE65Q800T from Samsung – Design

Sober but in line with current trends. Samsung has asked its design office to make a product that tends towards the top range, but remains affordable.
A product that is correct in view of its price. A sleek but effective design. It has the potential to compete with other TV sets on the market.
In short, the Samsung has really succeeded the design aspect of this TV, which does not go unnoticed no matter where it is installed. If when turned off it has such an effect, the sensations take on a whole new dimension when the screen of the Samsung QE65Q800T is revealed.

TV screen presentation Samsung QE65Q800T

The Samsung has a correct and well-calibrated image quality, but you have to do with a limited native contrast that is suitable for daytime viewing; forget about home theater programs in the dark.

With regard to the display, the company proposes a Ultra HD 8K resolution. In the end, it is interesting to note that beyond the size, the screen is well made. A point to add when choosing between this model and other competitors.
With a frequency of 40 Hz, you can forget about using this TV in game or home theater mode. image shifts can be important and the accuracy (compared to the original source) is very average.
Even better, thanks to its advanced technology, the screen of this television provides a Ultra HD 8K quality resolution.
In conclusion on the display, with the QE65Q800T Samsung makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.

QE65Q800T from Samsung – The sound

It is the custom to say that a good sound comes from a device with a lot of watts, however Samsung has managed to combine average audio system power with very good sound quality.
In terms of sound equipment, the TV is equipped with several speakers and provides a sound power of 7.5 W.

Finally, if we have to summarize the sound of the QE65Q800T Samsung, it is the word correct that comes out.

The Intelligent aspect of the Samsung QE65Q800T

As with many other TV sets, the QE65Q800T has its operating system Tizen 5.5; You will have plenty of time to discover the world of entertainment.
You will also be able to access the Internet, either through your Wi-Fi connection, or for the most geek among you via the LAN; you will then be able to download a whole bunch of applications and movies.
This software environment innovates on the Samsung QE65Q800T with a new feature: control the television set with voice. Indeed, thanks to the voice control function, it is possible to change channels, TV sources, turn the TV volume up or down just by talking to it. Isn’t that convenient?

Presentation of the connection technology of Samsung QE65Q800T

This television Samsung QE65Q800T offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
Whether it’s your external hard drive, NAS or game console, all these elements can be connected to this TV.

It is with 10 possible connections that this QE65Q800T is presented. The Samsung QE65Q800T allows you not to choose between the different devices to be connected. You can connect everything to this TV; the box, game console, multimedia server, DVD or Blu-ray player, etc…

In detail here are the available connections:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 4 antenna inputs

Technical characteristics of the Samsung QE65Q800T

Here is a summary of the technical characteristics of the television set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 25.2
Screen resolution Ultra HD 8K
Display frequency 40
Sound power 7.5
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 5
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio outputs 1
HDR Compatible Yes
Dolby Digital Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes

QE65Q800T from Samsung – The conclusion

The overall feeling about the product is satisfactory, it is not the best on the market, but it still allows to have an efficient television set.

If there are any positive points to remember, here are 3 interesting ones:
the sound power, the display frequency, the depth of the colours.