Samsung QN85A 4K Neo QLED TV is the most affordable TV in Samsung’s 2021 Neo QLED range. It has a new mini LED backlight system that uses smaller LEDs than conventional FALD systems, to offer better contrast and brighter display. It is equipped with the same Neo Quantum Processor 4K as other Samsung QLED TV, and utilizes a 120Hz panel with HDR10+ support, Samsung’s Object Tracking Sound system, HDMI 2.1, FreeSync Premium Pro, Super Ultrawide GameView and Game Bar gaming features.
The Samsung QN85A also runs on Samsung’s Tizen-based Smart TV interface paired with AI smart control to offer support for voice assistance like Bixby, Alexa and Google Assistance. It also offers support for the dual-band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 5.2 technology with Ethernet port for internet connectivity and sharing feature.
Samsung QN85A 4K Neo QLED TV Key Specs & Features
- 55-inch, 65-inch, 75-inch and 85-inch Screen
- 4K Ultra HD (3840 x 2160) Resolution
- Neo Quantum Processor 4K
- 4K AI Upscaler
- Colour Volume 100% by Quantum Dot
- Quantum HDR 24x
- Wide Viewing Angle & Anti-Reflective Screen*
- Motion Xcelerator Turbo Plus (120Hz Native Refresh Rate)
- Smart TV Powered by TIZEN OS
- Object Tracking Sound + Active Voice Amplifier (AVA)
- Bluetooth 5.2
In terms of design, the Samsung QN85A features a slim, smooth and sleek design which Samsung calls the NeoSlim Design. This thin panel is made possible by the Mini-LED backlight system which unlike the traditional LED backlight only utilizes small space.
The Samsung QN85A 4K Neo QLED TV front is made of glass panel with thin bezel around it to hold the screen to the body. The rear panel is quiet thin with brushed texture, made of plastic materials, hence the light-weighted finishing.
Similarly to the Samsung QN90A, this TV lacks the one connect box which Samsung only pack with the premium model. Therefore, all ports are positioned at the rear, in a cut out space at the left side with easy to follow tracks for cable management, through the through the central stand. All ports are side-facing, so they’re easy to access when the TV is wall-mounted. There are also speakers all around the TV, to offer surround sound system.
Above all, this Samsung Neo QLED TV is perfect for wall mounting using the VESA mount and floor standing using the central stand made of textured plastic material.
Samsung QN85A 4K Neo QLED TV uses exclusive Quantum Mini LED backlight which is precisely controlled by Quantum Matrix Technology. This cutting-edge screen technology offer more precise light control. it also affects the overall design of the TV making it slimmer than what we are used to see with FALD TVs that have a slightly thicker panel due to the included LED array at the back.
Furthermore, thanks to the Quantum matrix technology, this TV offers unimaginable details in the deepest blacks to the brightest whites with starker contrast, a better colour range and ultimately, a better visual experience.
The Samsung QN85A 4K Neo QLED TV is equipped with the Samsung Neo Quantum Processor 4K, which uses deep learning AI technology to analysis video scene-by-scene to optimize every content.
The AI technology upscales every scene with lower resolution to 4K resolution. It works with an advanced AI technology to fine-tune brightness and enhance contrast for an overall mesmerising viewing experience.
In addition, this TV has 4K (3,840 x 2,160) resolution, which is 4X better than a FHD resolution, thus offering detailed image. This TV panel allows you to enjoy wide viewing angle with detailed image from any angle. It also has an anti-reflection feature, that minimizes distractions from sun and light so you can enjoy every display any time of day.
The Samsung QN85A also has 100% Colour Volume thanks to the nano-sized Quantum Dots that transform light into a billion breath-taking colours. The TV supports Quantum HDR 24x that enables incredible depth and super fine detail, with more vibrant colours and stunning clarity.
For clear and blur-less motion, this TV features Motion Xcelerator Turbo+. The QN85A 4K Neo QLED TV is available in 55-inch, 65-inch, 75-inch and 85-inch screen sizes, hence, you can choose the best suitable for your home or offices.
Samsung QN85A 4K Neo QLED TV runs on Tizen 6.0 OS user interface which comes with a lot of new feature which allows you to browse internet with the access to different apps and other smart features. The Tizen OS also offers many customization options so you can re-arrange your interface to your liking.
The QN85A also offers access to known services and platforms like Netflix, Apple TV, Disney Plus, Youtube, Amazon, Hulu, Rakuten, Demand 5 and BBC iPlayer. There is also Samsung TV plus which offers hundreds of subscription-free channels to choose from.
This OS also comes with the Universal Guide feature that analyzes your viewing patterns to creates a page that includes content you may be interested in seeing according to your viewing habits.
Furthermore, the Samsung QN85A 4K Neo QLED TV offers support for voice assistance including the Samsung’s own Bixby, Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and Apple’s Siri, to easily control your TV using your voice command.
There is also the multi-view feature which allows allows you to splits your TV screen in two, putting the content you’re watching on one side, and mirroring your mobile screen on the other. You can the watch your favourite show and also mirror your TV with your phone to view your chat in the other window.
In addition to Multi-View there is also Tap View and with it you can mirror your phone on your TV with just a tap to continue enjoying movies, music, and apps on the bigger screen within seconds.
Lastly, Samsung introduces the Samsung Health feature which helps you stay healthy by recommending and reminding you of your fitness routines.
Above all, this TV comes with two remote control; the regular standard remote, and the solar powered remote control which looks very similar to the excellent One Remote of existing models, but there’s a solar panel on the rear that enables it to be charged in the ambient light of an average living room.
The QN85A features a 2.2.2 channels audio system with a power rating of 60 watts in total with support of the Object-Tracking Sound technology to offers surround sound system.
In addition, thanks to the Neo Quantum Processor 4K, this TV offers SpaceFit Sound, Adaptive Sound and Active Voice Amplifier (AVA) which improves the sound outcome in all kinds of ambient sound conditions.
There is also support for the Q-Symphony feature which allows the TV’s speakers to work in conjunction with a connected Samsung soundbar or other supported soundbar for an even more immersive audio experience.
It also comes with impressive gaming features which allows for clear gaming experience. There is the AMD FreeSync Premium Pro™ core technology which helps reduced stutter and screen tearing and offers superior combination of smooth gaming at peak performance, exceptional high dynamic range visuals and low latency for a true game-winning performance.
There is also the Super Ultrawide GameView & Game Bar. This on-screen menu lets you make real-time adjustments to screen ratio, input lag check, FPS, HDR, wireless headset settings and more.
Samsung QN85A 4K Neo QLED TV Price and Availability
The Samsung QN85A 4K Neo QLED TV price starts at around £1199.99. It is available in different sizes, hence, the price ranges depending on the Screen size and other features.
The QN85A 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 QN85A 4K Neo QLED TV Specs
Here are a few specs of the Samsung QN85A:
- Smart TV: Yes
- 3D TV: No
- Colours: Colour Volume 100% by Quantum Dot
- Video Engine: Quantum Processor 4K
- Dimension (without stand): 48.3″ x 27.8″ x 1.1″ (55-inch), 56.9″ x 32.6″ x 1.1″ (65-inch), 65.8″ x 37.7″ x 1.1″ (75-inch), 74.5″ x 42.6″ x 1.1″ (85-inch)
- Weight: 39 lb (55-inch), 53.4 lb (65-inch), 76.3 lb (75-inch), 98.1 lb (85-inch)
- Built-in Camera: –
- USB Playback: Yes
- Display Type: Flat QLED Panel
- Screen Size: 50-inch, 55-inch, 65-inch, 75-inch Screen, 85-inch
- Screen Resolution: 4K Ultra HD (3,840 x 2,160)
- More Screen Features: Ultra Viewing Angle, Quantum HDR 2000, HDR10+, Anti-glare, 100$ colour volume
Smart TV Features
- Platform: Tizen 6.0 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: –
- Content Sharing: Yes
Inputs/Outputs & Connectivity
- HDMI Port: Yes, 4 Ports
- USB 2.0: Yes, 3 Ports
- MHL Port: –
- RF in: Yes
- AV in: Yes
- AV Out: –
- VGA: –
- Component Video in (Y, Pb, Pr + Audio): –
- Digital Audio Out: –
- LAN: Yes
- Built-in Wi-Fi: Yes
- Wi-Fi Direct: –
- Miracast: –
- WiDi: –
- Digital Broadcasting: Yes, ATSC/ClearQAM
- Audio System: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes
- Scart: –
- HDMI CEC: Yes
- Infrared: –
- Headphone jack: –
- TV Camera Support: –
- TV System: –
- Stand Type: Yes
- 4k Upscaler: Yes, 4K AI Upscaling
- Warranty: 3 Years
- Remote: Yes, Two Remote Control
- DirectTV: –
- Power Supply (Voltage): AC220-240V 50/60Hz
- Power Consumption: 77W (168W Max) [55-inch], 82W (230W) [65-inch], 89W (250W Max) [75-inch], 104W (315W Max) [85-inch]
- Standby Power: Under 0.5W
- Energy Efficiency Class: E