Samsung K8500 4K UHD Blu-ray Player Revealed

Earlier this month, we attended the Samsung Forum 2016, where we saw the latest and greatest Samsung home entertainment – all slated for sale this year. One of  them was the Samsung K8500 4K UHD Blu-ray player.

Samsung K8500 4K UHD Blu-ray Player Revealed

Let’s take a closer look at this Ultra HD Blu-ray player designed to complement Samsung’s 2016 SUHD TV and Smart TV models.

 

The Samsung K8500 Blu-ray Player

The Samsung K8500, or as it is officially known as – the Samsung UBD-K8500, is a Blu-ray player that supports 4K Ultra HD movies. Its built-in upscaling engine will automatically upscale lower-resolution content to full 4K resolution for display on your 4K UHD TV.

The Samsung K8500 also doubles as a streaming hub, allowing you to watch 4K videos from your favourite streaming services. You can either connect a network cable to its LAN port, or stream your videos to it via built-in WiFi capability.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

As Samsung’s top-of-the-line Blu-ray player, you can expect nothing but the best features built-in – HDR capability, wider colour range, Dolby Digital 7.1, DTS HD Master Audio and Dolby True HD.

 

Samsung K8500 Specifications

Model UBD-K8500/ZA
Supported Media 3D Blu-ray
Blu-ray Video
CD / DVD Video
CD / DVD±RW
CD / DVD±R
Supported Formats MPEG-2
MPEG-4
JPEG
HD-JPEG
AVCHD 4.1
MKV
WMV
MPO
MP3
LPCM
WMA
FLAC
Network Capabilities LAN
WiFi
Audio Capabilities Dolby Digital 7.1
Dolby True HD
DTS HD Master Audio
Other Capabilities CD Ripping
Wireless Multiroom Compatible
Power Consumption Standby : 0.3 W
Operating : 34 W
Dimensions 40.6 cm / 15.98” wide
23 cm / 9.06” deep
4.47 cm / 1.76” tall
Weight 1.90 kg / 4.19 lbs
Accessories In Box TM1241 Remote Controller
Battery for remote controller
RRP (At Launch) US$399

 

Support Tech ARP!

If you like our work, you can help support out work by visiting our sponsors, participate in the Tech ARP Forums, or even donate to our fund. Any help you can render is greatly appreciated!

Comments

comments

About The Author

Related posts

2 Comments

  1. Pingback: Samsung Forum 2016 (Southeast Asia) Coverage - Tech ARP

  2. Pingback: Daily Roundup: 2016-02-10 - Bjorn3D.com

Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: