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Samsung 65Q9F

alaTest has collected and analyzed 185 reviews of Samsung 65Q9F. The average rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs for all reviews. Reviewers really like the sound and size. The design and image quality are also appreciated, whereas there are some critical views about the price.

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Expert review by : What Hi-Fi? (whathifi.com)

Samsung QE65Q9FN review

 

Samsung's impressive QLED TV is a significant step forward for the technology.

Astonishingly punchy, bright and vibrant images ; Deep, detailed blacks ; Loads of apps and features ; Genius evolution of OneConnect ; Strong handling of motion

Sony does even better motion ; OLED offers even deeper blacks and better viewing angles

The Q9FN is a significant step forward for QLED – one that should make OLED at least a bit nervous

Apr, 2018

Expert review by : John Archer (homecinemachoice.com)

Samsung QE65Q9FN 4K HDR QLED TV review

 

Verdict: Unprecedented colour and brightness combine with the LED world’s best backlight controls to deliver the finest HDR pictures seen to date.

Jun, 2018

Expert review by (stuff.tv)

Samsung QE65Q9FN review

 

QLED comes of age - and OLED had better watch out

Astonishingly punchy, bright and vibrant ; Deep, detailed blacks ; Loads of apps ; Great for gaming ; Genius evolution of OneConnect

Sony does motion even better ; OLEDs offer even deeper blacks and even better viewing angles

It’s shots fired in the 2018 leg of the QLED vs OLED campaign, and the QE65Q9F has drawn blood

Apr, 2018

Pocket-lint Recommended 2017

Expert review by : John Archer (pocket-lint.com)

Samsung Q9F QLED TV (QE65Q9FAM) review: A shining example of 4K LCD's bright future

 

The Q9F is another typically ground-breaking TV from Samsung. It pushes hard to set new standards for high dynamic range playback with its

Combines unprecedented brightness and colour to take HDR pictures to places they’ve never gone before ; Pictures are uniquely watchable in bright living rooms

It’s very expensive ; Backlighting system can cause a few issues with some HDR content

The Q9F is another typically ground-breaking TV from Samsung. It pushes hard to set new standards for high dynamic range playback with its unprecedented brightness and colour performance, and is hands-down the most watchable TV in ambient light there's...

Oct, 2017

Techradar Recommended 2017

Expert review by : John Archer (techradar.com)

Samsung Q9F QLED TV (QE65Q9F) review

 

Getting the hots for metal Quantum Dots

Unprecedented colour levels ; Ultra high brightness ; Lovely industrial design ; Minimal cabling to screen

Some HDR colour banding ; Occasional backlight clouding ; Limited viewing angles ; It’s expensive

While the Q9F is still at heart an LCD TV and as such can’t fully escape a couple of traditional LCD compromises, it nonetheless sets new standards in a number of key areas, is uniquely watchable in a typical bright living room environment, and enjoys...

Nov, 2017

Expert review by : Jon L. Jacobi (techhive.com)

Samsung Q9F series QLED smart TV review: Samsung's best 4K UHD TV yet

 

Quantum dots and improved backlighting make for outstanding 2160p HDR. It takes LED-backlit LCD to another level.

Excellent color and detail ; Extremely smooth action ; Top-notch remote and interface

Does not support Dolby Vision ; Mild blooming with bright objects on large dark backgrounds.

The Q9F is one awesome TV, nosing out Sony’s A1E by perhaps half a length at the wire as the better of the two. The Q9F offers better picture detail and truer color, flat-against-the-wall mounting, a better remote control, and a superior user...

Jun, 2017

Expert review by : David NOGUEIRA (01net.com)

Test : Samsung QE65Q9FN, le meilleur des téléviseurs QLED rivalise-t-il enfin avec les modèles OLED ?

 

Pour cette version 2018, Samsung améliore l'électronique de son téléviseur Q9, notamment en y intégrant un système de rétroéclairage plus précis. Cela suffit-il à le rendre aussi magique qu'un modèle à écran OLED ? Vérifions-le tout de suite.

La qualité d'affichage ; Les fonctions de TizenOS ; La qualité audio ; Le mode ambiance

L'absence d'une seconde télécommande plus complète

L’écart se resserre entre le QLED et l'OLED. Si ce téléviseur Samsung QE65Q9FN ne délivre pas encore des contrastes aussi absolus que les téléviseurs OLED de LG, on ne peut que reconnaître une importante progression dans ce domaine. Le système de...

Jun, 2018

Expert review by : Roland Seibt (pc-magazin.de)

Samsung UE65Q9F im Test: Das "Q"-Phänomen

 

Mit großem Brimborium hatte Samsung die Einführung der QLED-TVs angekündigt. Im ersten exklusiven Test beweist Samsungs brandneues Topmodell UE65Q9F, dass hinter dem großen „Q“ weitaus mehr steckt als nur farboptimierte Quantum-Dot-Moleküle.

Enorme Leuchtkraft ; Satteste Farben ; Innovative Verkabelung und Bedienung ; Gute Signalverarbeitung

Kein 3D ; Mäßige Ausleuchtung

video Testurteil: überragend; Preis/Leistung: gut; video Referenz; video Innovation; video Highlight

May, 2017

Expert review by : Sylvain (lemondenumerique.com)

Samsung QE65Q9F

 

Le téléviseur Samsung QE65Q9F est disponible depuis quelques semaines après avoir été présenté lors du dernier salon High-tech de Las Vegas. Représentant ce que le constructeur sud-coréen peut faire de mieux en termes d'affichage et embarquant les...

Le design, la liaison optique et le boîtier déporté ; La qualité d’image, la colorimétrie et le contraste ; La fluidité des mouvements ; La compatibilité multimédia ; Le système de navigation

Prix élevé ; Le système de navigation ; Les angles de vision par rapport à l’OLED

Sep, 2017

Expert review by : Audun Hage (lydogbilde.no)

Samsung QE65Q9F QLED

 

Samsungs nye flaggskip 65Q9F lover oss brennhet bildekvalitet som skal danke ut selv de beste OLED-skjermene. Kan QLED være det neste store innen TV?

Jun, 2017

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio Decoders:Dolby Digital / DTS,Dolby Digital
Audio decoding technologies:Dolby Digital Plus
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in subwoofer:Y
Multiroom audio technology:Samsung Multiroom Link
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:60

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y

Design

4 sides bezel-less design:Y
Boundless 360° design:Y
Colour of product:Black
Invisible connection:Y
No gap wall-mount:Y
On/off switch:Y
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:400 x 400

Display

3D:N
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Colour depth:10
Display curvature radius:4.2
Display diagonal:165.1
Display diagonal (metric):163 / 65
Display Resolution:3840 x 2160
Display Technology:OLED / QLED
Dynamic contrast ratio marketing name:Mega Contrast
HD type:4K Ultra HD
Motion interpolation technology:PQI (Picture Quality Index) / PQI (Picture Quality Index) 3400 / PQI (Picture Quality Index) 3700
PQI (Picture Quality Index):3400
Screen curvature:4.2
Screen shape:Flat
Supported graphics resolutions:3840 x 2160
Supported video modes:2160p

Ergonomics

Invisible connection:Y
No gap wall-mount:Y
On/off switch:Y
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:400 x 400

Management features

Auto power off:Y
ECO mode:Y
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG):Y
Number of OSD languages:27
On Screen Display (OSD):Y
On/Off timer:Y
Picture-in-Picture:Y
Sleep timer:Y
Smart modes:Game, Movie / Movie / Movie, Natural
Voice guide:Y

Networking

Bluetooth:Y
Bluetooth profiles:HID
Browsing:Y
E-mail protocols:PoP
Ethernet interface type:Gigabit Ethernet
Ethernet LAN:Y
Web Browser:Y
Wi-Fi:Y
Wi-Fi Direct:Y

Other features

Dimming type:Supreme UHD Dimming

Packaging Content

Batteries included:Y
Cables included:AC
Desktop stand:Y
E-manual:Y
Handheld remote control:Y
Manual:Y
Mounting kit:Y
Quick start guide:Y
Remote control type:TM1790A / TM1890A

Packaging Data

Package depth:178 / 195
Package height:958 / 959
Package Type:Box
Package weight:38.6 / 42.8
Package width:1585 / 1612

Performance

Ambient light sensor:Y
Auto Depth Enhancer:N
ConnectShare (HDD):Y
ConnectShare (USB):Y
Digital Clean View:Y
Dimming type:Supreme UHD Dimming
Extended PVR:Y
Game mode:Y
HDMI Quick Switch:Y
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI):Y
Instant On:Y
Local Dimming:Y
Logical Channel Number (LCN):Y
MBR support:Y
Multiroom:Y
Peak Illuminator Pro:Y
Picture processing technology:Samsung Auto Motion Plus / Samsung Auto Motion Plus,Samsung Contrast Enhancer,Samsung Q Colour,Samsung Q Contrast,Samsung Q Contrast Ultimate,Samsung Q Engine / Samsung Auto Motion Plus,Samsung Contrast Enhancer,Samsung Q Contrast,Samsung Q Contrast Ultimate,Samsung Q Engine,Samsung Q Viewing Angle,Samsung Ultra Clean View / Samsung Auto Motion Plus,Samsung Q Colour,Samsung Q Contrast,Samsung Q Contrast Ultimate / Samsung Auto Motion Plus,Samsung Q Colour,Samsung Q Contrast,Samsung Q Engine
Processor Cores:4
PurColor:N
Quantum dot color technology:Y
Satellite Channel Router (SatCR) compatible:Y
Subtitles function:Y
Teletext function:Y
Voice Control:Y

Ports & interfaces

Audio Return Channel (ARC):Y
Common interface (CI):Y
Common interface Plus (CI+):Y
Common interface Plus (CI+) version:1.3 / 1.4
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):Anynet+
Digital Audio Optical Out:1
DVI port:N
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:4
One Connect port:Y
PC in (D-Sub):N
RF ports quantity:2 / 3 / 4
RS-232C ports:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3

Power

AC input frequency:50/60 / 60
AC input voltage:220 - 240
Annual energy consumption:258 / 298
Energy efficiency class:B
Power consumption (max):305 / 335
Power Consumption (Standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):215

Smart TV

Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV):Y
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV) version:1.5 / 2.0 / 2.0.1
Internet TV:Y
Lifestyle apps:Samsung Smart View
Screen mirroring:Y
Smart TV:Y
Timeshift:Y

Technical Details

Dolby technologies:DTS,Dolby Digital Plus
Light sensor:Y

TV tuner

Auto channel search:Y
Digital signal format system:DVB-C,DVB-S2 / DVB-C,DVB-S2,DVB-T / DVB-C,DVB-S2,DVB-T2
Number of Tuners:2
Tuner type:Analog & Digital
Twin Tuner:Y

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:24.9 / 38.9
Depth (with stand):306.4 / 353.4
Height :826.3 / 829.3 / 830.4
Height (with stand):862.5 / 899.9
Package depth:178
Package height:958
Package weight:38.6
Package width:1585
Weight:26.7 / 29.1
Weight with stand:30 / 30.9
Width:1449.7 / 1450.1
Width (with stand):1449.7 / 1450.1