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Samsung UBD-K8500 4K Ultra HD Wi-Fi Built-In Blu-ray Player - Black


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  • Samsung UBD-K8500 4K Ultra HD Smart Blu-ray Player: This HDR-compatible, 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player offers 4x the resolution of a standard Blu-ray player. The built-in UHD upscaling technology enhances the picture quality from standard Blu-ray discs and DVDs, and built-in Wi-Fi allows you to stream 4K movies and shows from your favorite services. Learn more about 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray › This product may not be available for delivery until March 2016.


    True 4K Ultra HD¹

    Play 4K Ultra HD movies at 4x the resolution of full 1080p HD, letting you watch your favorite scenes with a level of detail and clarity like never before.

    High Dynamic Range (HDR)¹,²

    HDR allows for a greater range of color contrast and brightness, enhancing details from the original film format.

    4K Ultra HD upscaling

    Offers greatly enhanced video performance by upconverting video resolution to HDTV-compliant 4K Ultra via the HDMI interface on your 4K UHD TV.

    Wide Color Range¹,²

    Ultra HD Blu-ray reveals rich, detailed colors to deliver movie theater-quality images in the comfort of your own home.

    3D technology

    Experience full 3D content when you pair this Blu-ray player with a 3D HDTV (HDMI High Speed cable required; not included). 3D disc needed for 3D playback.

    Connect to the Internet

    Stream 4k movies and shows¹ from your favorite streaming services like Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, YouTube and M-Go.

    Access other streaming applications, including Hulu, Pandora, Spotify, Facebook, Bloomberg, CinemaNow and more.

    Built-in Wi-Fi

    Enables easy content streaming.

    Playable formats

    4K Ultra HD Blu-ray, 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray, DVD and CDs – Including H.265(HEVC), H.264, MVK, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, JPEG, AVCHD, WMV1, WMV2, MPO, MP3, linear PCM and WMA.

    2 HDMI outputs

    HDMI cable not included. High-speed HDMI cable is the only connection that can deliver an Ultra HD Blu-ray experience with a 2160p picture and digital surround sound.

    For additional information please see the Specifications Tab.

    ¹When paired with a 4K UHD TV with HDCP 2.2 and 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray discs or 4K streaming content.

    ²When paired with a 4K UHD TV with HDR technology, and may require manual HDMI UHD color setting on TV.


    Warranty Terms - Parts1 year
    Warranty Terms - Labor1 year
    Product ColorBlack
    Product Height1.76 inches
    Product Width15.98 inches
    Product Depth9.06 inches
    Product Weight4.19 pounds
    Shipping Weight6.15
    Included ItemsOwner's manual, Remote with a battery, UBD-K8500 4K Ultra HD Wi-Fi Built-In Blu-ray Player
    HDMI Inputs0
    HDMI Outputs2
    Component Video Inputs0
    Component Video Outputs0
    DVI Inputs0
    DVI Outputs0
    IEEE 1394 Firewire PortNo
    Optical Digital Audio OutputsYes
    Maximum Output Resolution2160p
    ENERGY STAR QualifiedNo
    Instant ContentOther
    Simulated SurroundYes
    Smart CapableYes
    Disc Capacity1
    Player TypeBlu-Ray Player
    Media Card SlotNo