Samsung UBD-K8500 HDR UHD Blu-ray Disc Player

BH #SAUBDK8500 • MFR #UBD-K8500/ZA
Samsung UBD-K8500 HDR UHD Blu-ray Disc Player
Key Features
  • UHD 4K Playback via HDMI
  • HDR10 Compatibility
  • Near-4K Resolution Upscaling
  • 3D Playback
Connect the Samsung UBD-K8500 HDR UHD Blu-ray Disc Player to your 4K television and enjoy detailed images at four times the resolution of 1080p. In addition to handling standard and 3D Blu-ray media, the UBD-K8500 supports the playback of Ultra HD Blu-ray discs. Furthermore, integrated UHD upscaling technology allows you to enjoy optimized image quality from DVD and Blu-ray video sources. Built-in Wi-Fi and Ethernet connectivity enable access to free and subscription-based streaming content via Samsung's Smart Hub. It is even equipped with a web browser, powered by an integrated octa-core chipset.
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Samsung UBD-K8500 Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Enhanced Image Detail
  • 3Cinema Quality at Home
  • 4Enjoy Vivid Color
  • 5Bring Your TV to Life with UHD Upscaling
  • 6HDMI
  • 74K Streaming Services
  • 8Smart Blu-ray Player
  • 9Built-In Wi-Fi
  • 10DTS-HD Master Audio
  • 11Dolby TrueHD
  • 12Curved Design

Connect the Samsung UBD-K8500 HDR UHD Blu-ray Disc Player to your 4K television and enjoy detailed images at four times the resolution of 1080p. In addition to handling standard and 3D Blu-ray media, the UBD-K8500 supports the playback of Ultra HD Blu-ray discs. Furthermore, integrated UHD upscaling technology allows you to enjoy optimized image quality from DVD and Blu-ray video sources. Built-in Wi-Fi and Ethernet connectivity enable access to free and subscription-based streaming content via Samsung's Smart Hub. It is even equipped with a web browser, powered by an integrated octa-core chipset.

This model's dual HDMI outputs support high-resolution audio formats such as Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio for a dynamic multi-channel surround sound experience. The front-mounted USB 3.0 port allows you to connect devices such as thumb drives for easy playback of multimedia files. There's also a digital optical audio output for feeding multi-channel sound to audio systems without HDMI. Other notable features include CD ripping, screen mirroring, BD Wise, High Dynamic Range (HDR), and Samsung Multiroom Link support.

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Enhanced Image Detail
With UHD 4K resolution, Samsung's Ultra HD Blu-ray player gives you four times the picture quality of non-4K Blu-ray players.
Cinema Quality at Home
With HDR technology, the Ultra HD Blu-ray player puts the movie set in your living room, delivering UHD content in augmented quality. Experience sharp contrasts and brightness with deeper blacks and brighter whites.
Enjoy Vivid Color
The Ultra HD Blu-ray player offers twice the color range of existing conventional Blu-ray players and 64 times higher color expressions, surpassing the digital cinema standard.
Bring Your TV to Life with UHD Upscaling
The Ultra HD Blu-ray player lets you upscale all your content to near-UHD, giving you clear images with four times the resolution of Full HD.
HDMI
The HDMI connection transmits digital video and audio over a single cable, delivering an enhanced entertainment experience.
4K Streaming Services
Stream the latest 4K movies to your living room on demand. Access a range of content from online providers such as Netflix and Amazon, as well as your favorite offline shows.
Smart Blu-ray Player
Watch 4K movies and shows from your favorite streaming services. Turn any TV into a home entertainment hub with full access to all your favorite web and TV content, including games, movies, smart apps, and videos. Plus, with the UHD upscaling feature, all your lower- definition content will automatically be refined to near-UHD, giving you a clear picture at four times the resolution of full HD.
Built-In Wi-Fi
Sync and stream all your favorite TV shows, games, apps, and more with built-in Wi-Fi. Access and share your TV and multimedia content from your computer and mobile devices for a connected home media experience.
DTS-HD Master Audio
Enjoy augmented digital sound quality on all your favorite movies, TV shows, and streaming content. Dolby Digital Plus optimizes your entertainment experience with enhanced sound richness and clarity.
Dolby TrueHD
Enjoy near studio-quality HD audio with your home entertainment system.
Curved Design
The UBD-K8500 features a curved design to match your curved Samsung SUHD TV.

Samsung UBD-K8500 Specs

Key Specs
Broadcast System
NTSC/PAL/SECAM
Region
Blu-ray: A
DVD: 1
Video
Ultra HD Blu-ray, 3D Blu-ray, BD-ROM, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD-Video
Outputs
1 x TOSLINK Optical (Digital Audio)
2 x HDMI
USB I/O
1 x 3.0 / 3.1/3.2 Gen 1
Video/Audio
Broadcast System
NTSC/PAL/SECAM
Region
Blu-ray: A
DVD: 1
HDR Compatibility
HDR10
HD Upconversion
4K
Multi-Channel Audio Decoding
Dolby Digital, DTS
A/V Playback Formats
Video
Ultra HD Blu-ray, 3D Blu-ray, BD-ROM, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD-Video
Audio
CD, CD-DA, CD-R, CD-RW
File Formats Supported
AAC, AVCHD, DivX, DivX HD, FLAC, HD JPEG, JPEG, LPCM, MKV, MP3, MPEG2, MPO, WMA, WMV
Connectivity
Outputs
1 x TOSLINK Optical (Digital Audio)
2 x HDMI
Input Ports
No
USB I/O
1 x 3.0 / 3.1/3.2 Gen 1
Ethernet
Yes
Wi-Fi
Yes
Digital Media Slot
No
Internet Multimedia
DLNA Home Network Sharing
Yes
General
AC Input Power
110 to 220 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz
Power Consumption
0.3 W (Standby)
34 W (Typical)
ENERGY STAR Compliant
No
Dimensions (W x H x D)
16.0 x 1.8 x 9.1" / 406.0 x 44.7 x 230.0 mm
Weight
4.2 lb / 1.9 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight
6.55 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
18.2 x 11.3 x 4.5"

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