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I'd be interested in hearing your thoughts on the upgrade kit once you have it installed.


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I ordered the SEK2000 last night. They said 7-10 days for shipping time. I'm not having any problems with the "kit" that came in the TV when new, but I decided to spend the $49 just in case this is the end of the line for the available upgrades . . .
I just ordered it also. For 49.99 I thought it was worth a try and it seems like Samsung isn't going to have a 2015 kit for our TVs. Now of course that I bought the 2014 kit and said that watch them release the 2015 in a month or two.
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I just ordered it also. For 49.99 I thought it was worth a try and it seems like Samsung isn't going to have a 2015 kit for our TVs. Now of course that I bought the 2014 kit and said that watch them release the 2015 in a month or two.
"For 49.99 I thought it was worth a try and it seems like Samsung isn't going to have a 2015 kit for our TVs. Now of course that I bought the 2014 kit and said that watch them release the 2015 in a month or two."

You are a mind-reader!

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So has anyone done the evo upgrade kit for this tv? Samsung is selling it for 49.99 currently according to their website.

This is for the 2000 model kit
Would that be the SEK2000 Evolution Kit?
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Would that be the SEK2000 Evolution Kit?
Yep, that's the part number. Got an email it's on backorder currently.

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I just ordered it also. For 49.99 I thought it was worth a try and it seems like Samsung isn't going to have a 2015 kit for our TVs. Now of course that I bought the 2014 kit and said that watch them release the 2015 in a month or two.
Canadian side Samsung Canada Parts sells the kit for 350$ guess I'll be skipping this. The Samsung US site will not ship to Canada...
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Canadian side Samsung Canada Parts sells the kit for 350$ guess I'll be skipping this. The Samsung US site will not ship to Canada...

Ya, same problem here living in Canada. One reviewer said that WiFi no longer
works with the kit, only wired ...which would be a deal breaker for me anyway
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Ya, same problem here living in Canada. One reviewer said that WiFi no longer
works with the kit, only wired ...which would be a deal breaker for me anyway
if that's the case.
Someone in the last page of this thread claims WiFi does still work, but his TV is not an F8000 so it may be different for us.

I ordered my SEK2000 late in the day on 8/16. The Samsung site indicated "ships in 7-10 days" when I ordered. As of today I still haven't received a shipping notice email . . .

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When should I use film mode auto 1 auto 2 or off and what are the differences
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When should I use film mode auto 1 auto 2 or off and what are the differences
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Someone in the last page of this thread claims WiFi does still work, but his TV is not an F8000 so it may be different for us.

I ordered my SEK2000 late in the day on 8/16. The Samsung site indicated "ships in 7-10 days" when I ordered. As of today I still haven't received a shipping notice email . . .
I'm still getting part is on backorder, will ship as soon as supplies become available emails.
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I've got the SEK2000 installed on my F8000 for a week now and it works great. You will get a Email from Samsung when they ship which includes a tracking number and requires a signature at delivery time.
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