Samsung Q950TS is Samsung’s latest flagship TV (2020 model) with a new Infinity design enabling a bezel-less display, an 8K resolution with AI-enhanced picture processing and a new audio system with Object Tracking Sound technology. It is a successor to the Samsung Q950R.
Where to Buy Samsung Q950TS QLED TV
The Samsung Q950TS is paired with AI smart features with the brain controlled by Samsung Quantum Processor 8K and the Samsung’s full-array local dimming (FALD) backlight technology for high end display or picture quality.
Samsung Q950TS QLED TV Key Features
- QLED 8K TV
- 8K (7,680 x 4,320) UHD Resolution
- 65-inch, 75-inch, and 85-inch screen
- 4 HDMI Ports and 3 USB Port
- Quantum Processor 8K
- 8K AI Upscaling
- AI Technology
- Quantum HDR 32x
- Colour Volume 100% by Quantum Dot
- Full Array Local Dimming
- Samsung OneRemote
- Smart TV Powered by TIZEN OS
- 70W Sound Sysytem + Object Tracking Sound
The Samsung Q950TS sports a slim chassis, nearly bezel-free frameless design. This TV is refers to as the frameless TV, hence, the display spread all around the screen to the corners and edges.
Samsung refers to this design as the Infinity Screen design with only tiny 2mm wide border around the top and side edges of the chassis, and slightly wider border at the bottom where the Samsung logo resides.
In a nutshell, the Samsung Q950TS TV spread from screen-to-body with only 15mm thickness, thus measuring as aspect ratio of almost 99 percent.
At the back also, the TV sports a completely flat back panel, so it allows you to perfectly position your TV against the wall and blend with it.
The TV comes with a centralized pedestal solid stand which creates an impression that the TV is floating.
One of the best innovation in the Samsung Q950TS design is the One Connect box. This Box minimises cable clutter by functioning as a hub for connecting all of your compatible devices. The One Connect Box then connects to the TV screen with the One Connect Cable.
This Box comes with four HDMI ports, one of which is fully HDMI, s 3 USB port to allow you view and play content on your USB drive alongside 1 RF In, an AV in port, satellite tuners, a CI slot, an optical digital input and a LAN port.
The HDMI comes with features such as Variable Refresh Rate (VRR) and Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM), hence offering a fast refresh rate.
The Samsung Q950TS perfect display quality is enabled by the company’s 8K Quantum Processor which benefits from an expanded database of picture information that includes more examples of low and high resolution images.
Furthermore, the processor uses deep learning AI Technology to unleash the full power of 8K, providing an amazing viewing experience.
Therefore, you can upscale your content into stunning 8K with the powerful Quantum Processor 8K, regardless of the source. The 8K AI upscaling automatically analyzes the input source to reduce image noise, restore lost detail, and define edges around objects and text.
In addition, the Samsung Q950TS uses a direct full array LED backlight with local dimming zones which ensures the panel is able to produce deep blacks and brighter highlights with captivating colour.
With the 8K (7680 x 4320) resolution and up to 33 million pixels thanks to the UHD panel, this TV guarantee a crisp and sharp picture with vibrant colour without being over saturated.
Similarly, this TV has the Ultra Viewing Angle feature which enables every detail is seen at any angle. It is engineered to reduce glare and enhance color, providing a vibrant picture no matter where you sit.
Similarly, Q950TS also has support for HDR10+ dynamic metadata high dynamic range along with static metadata HDR10 and HLG (Hybrid Log-Gamma) broadcast standards.
Samsung also added the new feature called Adaptive Tone Mapping which applies dynamic tone mapping to HDR10 content on a frame-by-frame basis, enhancing dark and mid-range images to produce a more impactful HDR experience.
This Samsung’s QLED TV is certified to deliver 100% colour volume, hence, offering genuine cinematic colour made from over a billion colours and shades.
This TV is available in 65-inch, 75-inch, and 85-inch screen.
This Samsung’s smart platform uses the Tizen operating system. It offers full web browser access, thus, allowing for accessing the Internet.
The OS interface offers access to many video streaming services, including, Netflix, Amazon, Now TV, Rakuten, YouTube, Apple TV, Disney+ and more.
Similarly, the OS comes with a new feature “the Digital Butler” which allows for quick and easy connection of all nearby devices by automatically detecting them and then representing all of them in a graphical fashion.
Furthermore, Samsung Q950 comes with smart assistants and voice control such as Bixby, Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and Apple’s Siri.
In addition Samsung has announced support for AI ScaleNet technology that reduces original data loss during streaming, as well as the NextGenTV broadcast standard.
The use of Samsung’s SmartThings app serves as an interface to connect and operate all your devices, smart appliances, and security functions.
Above all, the TV is controlled by a sleek and slim all-in-one OneRemote which automatically detects and controls all compatible connected devices and content.
Samsung Q950TS boost of an upgraded sound system that uses eight drivers in a six speaker array.
The drive called ‘Object Tracking Sound +’ helps to deliver a bigger soundstage with greater width, height and dimension.
This 4.2.2-channel audio system is made up of two speakers at either side of the TV, another at the sides towards the bottom, another two pair firing from the bottom and a pair woofers built at both sides of the TV.
Therefore, the total 70 watts of power is well presented creating a big sound in the room.
The Q950TS also applies AI-enhanced processing to its sound capabilities, using audio spatial intelligence to analyse the signal and environment, thus allowing it to deliver an improved sonic experience.
Similarly, the HDMIs also support eARC, hence, it can pass through lossless object-based sound (Dolby Atmos or DTS:X) to compatible external audio solutions.
Thanks to the Active Voice Amplifier on the TV ambient noise can be detected and automatically adjusted accordingly for the vocal clarity.
Furthermore, there is also the introduction of the Q Symphony which enables the TV’s speakers to work in conjunction with Samsung’s 2020 soundbars, thus offering the best audio experience.
Samsung Q950TS also comes with added features for game lovers. It supports VRR (Variable Refresh Rate) and ALLM (Automatic Low Latency Mode) and AMD FreeSync
The company also input a new feature into the TV, the Dynamic Black Equalizer which lets you raise the black level of dark parts of game graphics without affecting the brightness of everything else.
For further connectivity option the Samsung Q950TS comes with a Wi-Fi 802.11ax and Bluetooth 4.2 version.
Samsung Q950TS QLED TV Price and Availability
Samsung Q950TS QLED TV is available in different sizes hence, the different price range.
The Q950TS QLED Smart TV is available in Nigeria, Kenya, and Ghana. You can buy these TVs at reputable online stores, leading retail chains, as well as Samsung Electronics stores in your country.
You can also buy these QLED TVs on Samsung Official Website or other accredited dealers.
Samsung Q950TS QLED TV Specs
Here are a few specs of the Samsung Q950TS:
- Smart TV: Yes
- 3D TV: No
- Colours: Colour Volume 100% by Quantum Dot
- Video Engine: Quantum Processor 8K
- Dimension (without stand): 1433.1 x 814.3 x 15.0 mm (65-inch), 1654.8 x 940.1 x 15.0 mm (75-inch), 1877.0 x 1066.4 x 15.2 mm (85-inch)
- Weight: 31 kg (65-inch), 44 kg (75-inch), 65.8 kg (85-inch)
- Built-in Camera: –
- USB Playback: Yes
- Display Type: QLED 8K TV
- Screen Size: 65-inch, 75-inch, 85-inch
- Screen Resolution: 8K Ultra HD (7,680 x 4,320)
- More Screen Features: Ultra Viewing Angle, Direct Full Array 32x, Quantum HDR 32x, HDR10+, 240 Motion Rate, 4700 PQI, Ultra 8K Dimming Pro
Smart TV Features
- Platform: Smart TV Powered by TIZEN OS
- Processor: Quad Core Processor
- Multitasking: –
- Built-in PVR: –
- Voice Command: Yes, Bixby Voice, Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa, SmartThings
- Face Recognition: –
- Gesture Control: –
- App Store: Yes
- Social: –
- Web Browser: Yes
- Skype Support: –
- Screen Mirroring: Yes
- Content Sharing: Yes
Inputs/Outputs & Connectivity
- HDMI Port: Yes, 4 Ports
- USB 2.0: Yes, 3 Ports
- MHL Port: –
- RF in: Yes
- AV in: No
- AV Out: –
- VGA: –
- Component Video in (Y, Pb, Pr + Audio): –
- Digital Audio Out: Yes, 1 Port
- LAN: Yes
- Built-in Wi-Fi: Yes, Wi-Fi 6
- Wi-Fi Direct: –
- Miracast: –
- WiDi: –
- Digital Broadcasting: Yes, ATSC 3.0, T2CS2
- Audio System: Yes, 70W Sound Sysytem + OTS
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.2
- Scart: –
- HDMI CEC: Yes
- Infrared: –
- Headphone jack: –
- TV Camera Support: –
- TV System: –
- Stand Type: Yes
- 4k Upscaler: Yes, 8K AI Upscaling
- Warranty: 3 Years
- Remote: Yes, TM2090C
- DirectTV: –
- Power Supply (Voltage): 100 – 240V AC 50/60Hz
- Power Consumption: 344W (410W Max) [65-inch], 389W (445W Max) [75-inch], 457W (515W Max) [85-inch]
- Standby Power: Under 0.5W
- Energy Efficiency Class: C (85-inch, 75-inch), D (65-inch)