Samsung QE55Q6FAMTXXU Review and Specs

Samsung QE55Q6FAMTXXU (UK version)

SCORE:
71

Highlights

  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) LCD Display
  • HDR10, HLG support
  • Quantum Dot Color
    4K Color Drive Elite
  • Q Engine Processor
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth

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Samsung QE55Q6FAMTXXU Overview

Samsung QE55Q6FAMTXXU was introduced in 2017. It has a LCD screen with 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) resolution and 100 Hz/120 Hz refresh rate. The TV is HDR compatible and can reach 1000 nits of peak brightness. It supports HDR10 and HLG. Its powerful Q Engine picture processor guarantees a high quality upscaling of any low resolution source to 4K UHD (3840 x 2160).

We give Samsung QE55Q6FAMTXXU TV 71 overall score out of 100. Our ranking system is based on the display specifications, video, audio and other features, connectivity and format support.

DISPLAY
78
VIDEO FEATURES
67
AUDIO FEATURES
36
OTHER FEATURES
73
CONNECTIVITY
69
FORMAT SUPPORT
80
OVERALL
71

Pros and Cons

In this section we highlight pros and cons of Samsung QE55Q6FAMTXXU.

The TV has strengths such as High Refresh Rate, Backlight Name, Color Depth, HDR10, HLG and DTS Digital Surround. And it has weaknesses sush as LED Type, Limited Viewing Angle, no 3D Capability, no HDR10+, no Dolby Vision, no Advanced HDR by Technicolor®, no IMAX Enhanced, no AMD Freesync™, no NVidia G-Sync, no 4K HFR, no 2K HFR, no VRR, no HGIG Compatibility, Weak Picture Processor, no Filmmaker Mode, Few Speaker Channels, no Dolby Atmos, no Active Voice Amplifier, no WiSA Ready and Real Game Enhancer+.

PROS
High Refresh Rate 👍
Backlight Name 👍
Color Depth 👍
HDR10 👍
HLG 👍
DTS Digital Surround 👍
CONS
LED Type 👎
Limited Viewing Angle 👎
No 3D Capability 👎
No HDR10+ 👎
No Dolby Vision 👎
No Advanced HDR by Technicolor® 👎
No IMAX Enhanced 👎
No AMD Freesync™ 👎
No NVidia G-Sync 👎
No 4K HFR 👎
No 2K HFR 👎
No VRR 👎
No HGIG Compatibility 👎
Weak Picture Processor 👎
No Filmmaker Mode 👎
Few Speaker Channels 👎
No Dolby Atmos 👎
No Active Voice Amplifier 👎
No WiSA Ready 👎
Real Game Enhancer+ 👎

Selected Features

QLED Display with VA Panel

Samsung QE55Q6FAMTXXU has a QLED display which is a LED backlight LCD display with additional semiconductor nanocrystal layer that can produce pure monochromatic red, green, and blue light. Quantum dot displays are capable of producing wider color gamut compared to OLED displays and can even achieve a full coverage of BT.2020 color gamut. And together with Vertical Alignment (VA) type panel their contrast is comparable to the OLED displays with nearly perfect black levels.

Detailed Specifications

In this section we present all the features and specifications available for Samsung QE55Q6FAMTXXU.

BASICS
BrandSamsung
Country VersionUK
SeriesQ6F
ModelQE55Q6FAMTXXU
Release Year2017
Size55"
Smart TV
DISPLAY
Actual Size (Diagonal)54.6"
Resolution4K UHD (3840 x 2160)
Refresh Rate100 Hz/120 Hz
Screen DesignFlat
Display TechnologyLCD
Panel TypeVA
Backlight TypeQLED
LED TypeEdge LED
Dual LED
Backlight DimmingFrame Dimming
Backlight NamePrecision Black
Dimming NameUHD Dimming
ContrastMega Contrast
ColorQuantum Dot Color
4K Color Drive Elite
Viewing Angle
Panel Bit Depth10 bits
Color Depth1.07 Billion
DCI P3 Color Space Coverage100%
Peak Brightness1000 nits
Picture Quality Index2500
VIDEO
3D Capability
HDR10
HDR10+
Dolby Vision
HLG
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®
IMAX Enhanced
High Dynamic Range4K HDR Extreme
HDR 1000
AMD Freesync™
NVidia G-Sync
4K HFR
2K HFR
VRR
HGIG Compatibility
Picture ProcessorQ Engine
Blacks
Frame Interploation TechniqueAuto Motion Plus
Frame Interpolation Frequency200 Hz
Black Frame Insertion
Filmmaker Mode
Contrast Enhancement Contrast Enhancer
Auto Low Latency Mode
Adaptive Picture
AUDIO
Speaker Channels2.1
Speaker Type and ConfigurationDown Firing
Speaker Power Rating2 x 10 W + 1 x 20 W
Multiroom Link
Dolby Atmos
Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital Plus
DTS Digital Surround
Object Tracking Sound
Q-Symphony
Dialog Enhancement
Audio Pre-selection Descriptor
Active Voice Amplifier
WiSA Ready
CONNECTIVITY
Ethernet Input
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Frequency2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
Wi-Fi ProtocolIEEE802.11ac/a/b/g/n
Bluetooth
Chromecast
Works with Alexa
HDMI Inputs4
HDMI Version2.0
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC)
HDCP Version2.2
HDMI-CEC Anynet+
InstaPort S (HDMI Quick Switch)
USB Inputs3
USB 3.0 Ports
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs3
Component Inputs
Composite Inputs
RCA Audio Outputs
3.5mm headphone Audio Output
Optical Audio Output
RS-232C Remote
DLNA
OTHER
CPU Cores4
Operating SystemTizen
Internet Browser
Voice Command
Light Sensor
Electronic Program Guide (EPG)
Parental Control (V-Chip)
Far-Field Interaction
Teletext
Picture-In-Picture
Closed Captions
PVR Function Extended
USB Drive Format SupportFAT / exFAT / NTFS
Digital Clean View
Ambient Mode
Decor Mode
Motion Detection
Smart View
ConnectShare™
Embedded POP
Real Game Enhancer+
Game Mode
Art Mode
USB HID Support
VIDEO FORMATS
3GPP
AV1
AVI
ASF
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
M2TS
MP4
MPEG-4
QuickTime
RealVideo
TS
VC-1
VP7
VP8
VP9
VOB
VRO
WebM
WMV
Xvid
AUDIO FORMATS
AAC
AC4
AIFF
ALAC
APE
aptX
eAAC+
EAC3
FLAC
HE-AAC
LPCM
M4A
MIDI
MP2
MP3
OGG
RealAudio
WMA
WAV
IMAGE FORMATS
BMP
GIF
JPEG
JPS
MPO
PNG
TUNER
Digital Tuner 2
SAT Tuner
Analog Tuner
Digital Terrestrial TV SystemDVB-T/T2
Digital Cable TV SystemDVB-C
Digital SAT TV SystemDVB-S/S2
Color systemPAL / SECAM / NTSC
CI+Version 1.3
FM Radio
GENERAL
Energy Efficiency ClassA
Power SupplyAC 220-240 V, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption (In Standby)0.5 W
Dimension Without Stand (W x H x D)1226.1 mm x 710.5 mm x 54.8 mm
Dimension With Stand (W x H x D)1226.1 mm x 746.1 mm x 209.9 mm
Dimension of Package (W x H x D)1383.0 mm x 819.0 mm x 160.0 mm
One Connect Box Mini
No Gap Wall-Mount
VESA Wall Mount
VESA Dimensions (W x H)400 mm x 400 mm
Weight Without Stand17.4 kg
Weight With Stand17.90 kg
Weight of Package (Gross)23.50 kg
ACCESSORIES
RemoteTM1750A

Successor

The 2017 Q6F series has a successor - 2018 Q6FN series. Let us now display the major changes that the successor brought.

UPGRADES Samsung QE55Q6FNATXXU Samsung QE55Q6FAMTXXU
Viewing Angle Wide Viewing Angle
HDR10+
AMD Freesync™

DOWNGRADES Samsung QE55Q6FNATXXU Samsung QE55Q6FAMTXXU
DTS Digital Surround

For this comparison we chose 55" version of the successor - model QE55Q6FNATXXU. For more detailed comparison between the two please visit Samsung QE55Q6FAMTXXU vs Samsung QE55Q6FNATXXU where you can also choose different size and country models to compare.

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