Connect the Samsung UBD-K8500E HDR UHD Multi-Region/Multi-System 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-K8500E 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.
Note: This unit will not convert PAL to NTSC for the playback of PAL DVDs. If you wish to play PAL DVDs, this must be done on a PAL or multi-system TV or with the use of a systems converter. This does not affect the playback of Blu-ray discs. Content acquired via certain apps may require subscription to a service. Not all services are available in all areas.
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.
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.
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.
The HDMI connection transmits digital video and audio over a single cable, delivering an enhanced entertainment 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.
Enjoy near studio-quality HD audio with your home entertainment system.
The UBD-K8500E features a curved design to match your curved Samsung SUHD TV.
Samsung UBD-K8500E HDR UHD Multi-Region/Multi-System Blu-ray Disc Player
Samsung UBD-K8500E Specs
Video/Audio System NTSC/PAL/SECAM Region Blu-ray: A, B, C
DVD: 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
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, MPEG4, MPEG2, MPO, WMA, WMV Connectivity Output Ports 1 x RCA (Digital Audio)
2 x HDMI Type A
Input Ports None USB Ports 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Ethernet Yes Wi-Fi Yes Bluetooth None Digital Media Slot None 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 None Operating Temperature 41 to 95°F / 5 to 35°C Operating Humidity 10 to 75% 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 6.6 lb Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 18.2 x 11.1 x 4.6"