Samsung NU8000 Vs Sony X850F

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Samsung NU8000 is better

In this review of Sony X850F Vs Samsung NU800, Samsung NU8000 is better as it has better blacks; lower input lag, faster response time and FreeSync variable refresh rate technology.

Samsung NU8000 Vs Sony X850F: DESIGN

Stand; the two TVs have stands

Wall mount; the two TVs can be mounted on the wall

Borders; Samsung NU8000 has 0.35” (0.9cm) whereas Sony X850F has 0.39” (1.0cm)

Max temperature; Samsung NU8000 has 96oF (35oC) whereas Sony X850F has 109oF (43oC)

Average temperature; Samsung NU8000 has 89oF (32oC) while Sony X850F has 93oF (34oC)

Bottom line: Samsung NU8000 is better

Samsung NU8000 Vs Sony X850F: PICTURE QUALITY

Native contrast; Samsung NU8000 has 5461:1 whereas Sony X850F has 894:1

Local dimming; Samsung NU8000 has local dimming

SDR real scene peak brightness; Samsung NU8000 has 509cd/m2 whereas Sony X850F has 371cd/m2

HDR real scene peak brightness; Samsung NU8000 has 529cd/m2 whereas Sony X850F has 457cd/m2

Viewing angle; Samsung NU8000 has 5.3 whereas Sony X850F has 7.7

Black uniformity; Samsung NU8000 has 8.7 whereas Sony X850F has 5.8

Native std. Dev; Samsung NU8000 has 0.727% whereas Sony X850F has 2.113%

Total reflections; Samsung NU8000 has 5.8% whereas Sony X850F has 3.5%

Pre-calibration; Samsung NU8000 has 7.8 whereas Sony X850F has 6.7

Color dE; Samsung NU8000 has 3.44 whereas Sony X850F has 3.10

Color temperature; Samsung NU8000 has 6213k whereas Sony X850F has 6114k
picture mode; Samsung NU8000 has movie whereas Sony X850F has custom

Post calibration; Samsung NU8000 has 9.1 whereas Sony X850F has 9.2

Color dE; Samsung NU8000 has 2.25 while Sony X850F has 2.17

Color temperature; Samsung NU8000 has 64k whereas Sony X850F has 6488k

Bottom line: Samsung NU8000 is better

Samsung NU8000 Vs Sony X850F: MOTION

100% response time; Samsung NU8000 has 12.8ms while Sony X850F has 14.9ms

Flicker-free; the two TVs don’t have flicker-free

Black Frame Insertion (BFI); the two TVs have optional BFI

Motion interpolation; the two TVs have motion interpolation 30fps and 60fps.

Variable refresh rate; Samsung NU8000 has FreeSync.

Bottom line: Samsung NU8000 and Sony X850F have the same rating.

Samsung NU8000 Vs Sony X850F: INPUTS

Input lag; Samsung NU8000 has 9.4 whereas Sony X850F has 8.5

Supported resolutions; Samsung NU8000 has 8.8 whereas Sony X850F has 9.6

Total inputs; each TV has 4 HDMI, 1 Digital optical audio out, 1 Tuner (cable/Ant) and 1 Ethernet. Sony X850F has 1 IR in, 1 shared composite in, 1 shared component in, 1 Analog audio out 3.5mm and 3 USB whereas Sony X850F has 2 USB.

Inputs specifications; each TV has HDR10, HLG, HDMI 2.0 Full bandwidth, CEC and Wi-Fi support. Samsung NU8000 has HDR10+.

Audio pass-through; each TV has ARC, 5.1 Dolby Digital and DTS.

Bottom line: Samsung NU8000 is better

Samsung NU8000 Vs Sony X850F: SOUND QUALITY

Low-frequency extension; Samsung NU8000 has 67.27Hz whereas Sony X850F has 119.89Hz

Max; Samsung NU8000 has 87.0dB SPL whereas Sony X850F has 88.0dB SPL

Distortion; Samsung NU8000 has 6.8 whereas Sony X850F has 5.6

Weighted THD @ Max; Samsung NU8000 has 1.235 whereas Sony X850F has 22.734

IMD @ Max; Samsung NU8000 has 3.68% whereas Sony X850F has 36.40%

Bottom line: Samsung NU8000 is better

Samsung NU8000 Vs Sony X850F: SMART FEATURES

Smart OS; Samsung NU8000 operates on Tizen version 2018 whereas Sony X850F has Android TV version 7.0

Interface; Samsung NU8000 is easy to use and non-smooth whereas Sony X850F is average and non-smooth.

Ad-free; Samsung NU8000 has ads whereas Sony X850F is ad-free.

Apps and features; the two TVs have apps and features preinstalled.

Remote; Samsung NU8000 has small whereas Sony X850F has large

TV controls; the two TVs have TV controls.

Bottom line: Sony X850F is better

Conclusion

Samsung NU8000 is better than Sony X850F as it has better blacks; lower input lag, faster response time and FreeSync variable refresh rate technology.