Save $900 on Samsung UN60F8000 60-Inch 1080p 240Hz 3D Ultra Slim Smart LED HDTV (Now Expired)

Samsung UN60F8000 60-Inch 1080p 240Hz 3D Ultra Slim Smart LED HDTV

October 26, 2013

in 60 - 69 LED TV sets

If you’re still in 2013/2014, this is the ULTIMATUM for a 60″ 3D LED TV. That doesn’t necessarily mean you should buy it. However, it’s at least worth going through the specs to learn what exists in today’s world. If you have the cash, we highly encourage you to take advantage of the $900 price cut.

Is this the BEST 60″ LED TV? This is the MOST high-end 60″ LED TV currently available from Samsung. However, there are also other feature-rich, yet much cheaper 3D LED TVs such as this Samsung and this Sharp Aquos 3D LED TVs.
Is this HDTV recommended or NOT? Yes recommended, if you’ve got the extra 1000 bucks. It’s got some high-end features like a quad-core processor, Micro Dimming Ultimate etc. If you can be happy with a dual-core processor and Micro Dimming (standard), you can save that ~$1000 by opting for this Samsung
Brand Samsung
Model UN60F8000
Screen Size 60 inches
LCD/LED or Plasma LED
LED Backlight Technology LED-Edge Lit
3D Yes
HD Resolution 1080p Full HD Resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Refresh Rate 240 Hz (Clear Motion Rate: CMR = 1200)
Energy Star energy efficiency standards met? Yes, estimated energy costs are only $16/year
Wi-Fi connectivity Wi Fi Built-in
Web Browser Yes
Apps Yes, Smart TV 2.0 with S-Recommendation and 5 Smart Hub content panels to find what you want, smart evolution
HDMI inputs 4
USB inputs 2
Other inputs 1X RS-232C; 1X PC In; ARC (Audio Return Channel) and MHL; 1X RF in; 1X Component Video Input; 2X Composite Video Inputs; 4X Audio Inputs; 1X Audio Output; 1X ethernet
Any special features? Micro Dimming ULTIMATE for precision Blacks; Narrow Bezel; Ultra Slim Profile (1.5″); Quad-Core Processor; Smart TV with Voice Control (talk to your TV); Interact with streaming content and the web via gestures; Smart Touch Remote; DLNA; Samsung Smart View; Dolby Digital Plus; DTS Premium Sound; Delivers immersive 5.1 surround sound from any DTS-encoded content; built-in camera
Special Remarks Highly recommended. Probably the BEST picture quality. Has almost everything you can expect from a HDTV of 2013/2014.
Any negatives This uses Active 3D technology. Now that’s not a bad thing, however, Active 3D glasses are more expensive compared to passive 3D glasses. But then again, if you won’t need extra 3D glasses (2 pairs included), or you don’t mind the extra expense of the active 3D glasses, this is a highly recommended TV set for 2D watching, which is what most of us do 99% of the time.Also, this is pricey! But if you’re willing to pay that amount of $$, the Samsung UN60F8000 is well worth every cent! If you’d rather settle for something slightly less feature-rich (like dual-core processor instead of quad-core; no built-in camera etc.), check out this Samsung

Samsung UN60F8000 60-Inch 1080p 240Hz 3D Ultra Slim Smart LED HDTV

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