QE85Q80T from Samsung : Our view

Samsung QE85Q80T : A Ultra HD 4K that makes the difference ?

The firm Samsung is deciding today to launch a new mid-range model with its QE85Q80T.
Beside, this television is equipped with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  Attractive, user friendly, minimum bulk , quality image and sound, everything has been carefully finalized in this television, in order to make a nearly perfect product.
Why can we consider this QE85Q80T as convincing in spite of its mid-range position ? This is what we are going to discover in this article.

The design of the Samsung QE85Q80T

The Samsung QE85Q80T with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
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.
This TV could simply be one of the best in terms of design for mid-range. It has nothing to envy from its competitors. Even when it’s off, you won’t get tired of looking at it; only happiness!

QE85Q80T from Samsung – The screen

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.

The Samsung QE85Q80T is available in the Ultra HD 4K resolution. Beyond its size, we are still in front of a beautiful quality screen.
Samsung chooses 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 4K quality resolution.
Thus, the Samsung QE85Q80T allows you to watch everyday movies and videos without necessarily wanting it to be a home theater level. It’s a decent mid-range.

The sound of the Samsung QE85Q80T

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.
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with several baffles for a sound power of 10 W.

In conclusion, the sound of this TV will give you the majority of the sound spectrum. It’s average, but not of poor quality.

QE85Q80T from Samsung – Embedded intelligence

On the software side, the Samsung QE85Q80T is equipped with the operating system Tizen 5.5; It will allow you to happily explore a number of entertainment options.
This TV’s Internet access is possible either via Wi-Fi or via a LAN local network and you have the possibility to download a wide variety of applications and movies.
This software environment innovates on the Samsung QE85Q80T 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?

QE85Q80T from Samsung – Its connectivity

As for the connectivity aspect on Samsung QE85Q80T, it provides you with sufficient elements.
In this TV range, the QE85Q80T’s offers are among the widest choice of connectors. This TV has more than most of its competitors.

It is with 10 possible connections that this QE85Q80T is presented. Almost all the devices in your home can be connected: the box, the game console, a multimedia server, and many other devices, in addition to your DVD or Blu-ray player.

You have the following connections at your disposal:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 4 antenna inputs

Presentation of the technical features of the Samsung QE85Q80T

Here is a summary chart of the technical features of the TV:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 54.9
Screen size in inches 84.6
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display frequency 40
Sound power 10
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

QE85Q80T 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.
This 4K TV can also boast near-perfect picture quality, as well as clear, aesthetic and powerful sound reproduction.

Finally, we will note all the positive points that are to be added to the credit of this television set. Here are 3 that I find interesting:
the display frequency, the sound power, the depth of the colours.