Updated 6 Dec 2017

Samsung

QA65Q9FAMSXNZ

Snapshot: The Samsung QA65Q9FAMSXNZ is a 65" (164cm) HDR TV with WiFi. How good is the picture?

QA65Q9FAMSXNZ
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$6996

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Test results

Overall score
72
HD picture
?/10
SD picture
?/10
Sound
?/10
Usability
?/10

Good points

  • Very good HD picture quality.
  • OK SD picture quality.
  • Very good sound.
  • Very easy to use.
  • OK energy efficiency.
  • Excellent SmartTV.
  • Good DVR.
  • Good EPG.
  • HDR.
  • Ultra-HD TV.
  • Has WiFi.
  • Supports bluetooth.
  • Can record to USB.
  • Has 4 HDMI ports that are easily accessible.
  • Has 3 USB ports that are easily accessible.

But

  • No headphones socket.
  • Expensive.

How we test TVs

Overall score includes:

HD picture (55%)
SD picture (10%)
Sound quality (10%)
Usability (25%), made up of User Interface, Remote, and Smart TV scores

Prices are based on August and November 2017 surveys.

Find out more about how we test TVs.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$6996

More test results (/10)

User interface
8.8
Remote
6.7
SmartTV
9.2
Energy efficiency
6.2
DVR
7.7
Electronic Program Guide
7.5

Specifications

Display type
LCD
Screen size
164cm
Size
65inches
Resolution
3840 x 2160
HxWxD (cm)
87 x 145 x 31
Weight (kg)
30.0

Features

4K/UHD
Yes
HDR
Yes
Bluetooth
WiFi built in
Internet browser
Smart TV features
Can record to USB

Connections/ports

HDMI
4
Composite RCA
Component RCA
Stereo RCA
Stereo 3.5
×
USB 2.0
3
USB 3.0
×
Ethernet
Toslink out
Headphones
×
Analogue AV in
1
HDMI (easy access)
USB (easy access)

More Info

Brand reliability

In our 2017 appliance-reliability survey this brand of TV was 94% reliable (the average for TVs was 95%).