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VG-KBD2000 Keyboard Compatibility

by TheKingfish47 / April 29, 2013 11:05 PM PDT

I just purchased a PN51E550 television (2012 model) and enjoy it. Per my research, the above 2013-model portable keyboard seems an upgrade to the prior KBD1500 keyboard. Both can be had for about the same price and I want to touch all the bases before buying. Thus far I have gotten mixed-result feedback as to compatibility with my new TV. Please share your thoughts.
Thank you,
TheKingfish47

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Clarification Request
KBD2000
by Fleming007 / June 29, 2013 10:36 PM PDT

Pls let us know how it goes - whether it is fully compatible or not. I am especially interested in whether the touch pad is functional to replace the standard remote control provided with PN64E550. Thanks.

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Clarification Request
Compatibility
by drumeadan / December 17, 2015 2:57 AM PST

Hi , I have Samsung UE50JU6800 model .Is that keyboard compatible with my Tv?
Thanks

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Here's the test that works for me.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 17, 2015 8:15 AM PST
In reply to: Compatibility

Get to the web page for the model TV in question. Look at the Accessories offered. If it's there, it's compatible, If not, it has not been compatible so far.

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for model UA48H6400ARLXL is VG-KBD2000 key board compatable?
by Ravicds / January 21, 2016 11:54 PM PST

I have recently purchased model UA48H6400ARLXL is VG-KBD2000 key board compatable?

Please help me in this regard

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I used this link.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 22, 2016 8:34 AM PST

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Re: VG-KBD2000 Keyboard Compatibility
by Samsung_HD_Tech Samsung staff / April 30, 2013 6:16 AM PDT

Hi TheKingfish47,

Thanks for the question! Yes, the VG-KBD2000 is backwards compatible with the PN51E550.

HD Tech

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VG-KBD2000 Keyboard Compatibility
by TheKingfish47 / April 30, 2013 12:04 PM PDT

Thank you very much. I had just enough doubt to hold off the VG-KBD2000 purchase, but now I will proceed.
TheKingfish47

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Re: VG-KBD2000 Keyboard Compatibility
by Samsung_HD_Tech Samsung staff / April 30, 2013 10:48 PM PDT

Hi TheKingfish47,

Not a problem. I will add that there may be some buttons for the 2013 model that won't do anything on the 2012, but I'm not 100% sure about that. But it'll work as a keyboard, and that's what you're worried about. Also, I am talking about US models here, so if you're from some other North American country, then the answer should be the same, but I won't promise anything. Have a good one!

HD Tech

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samsung un65f6350
by Ggrwa / June 15, 2014 11:58 AM PDT

Hello there,

I have a samsung un65f6350 smart tv and just purchased the kdb2000 keyboard to use with it.

The keyboard, however, is not synching properly with my tv. The tv also displays a message indicating "not available" . Could you please let me know what I can do to sync the keyboard with the tv?

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Check out this recent discussion.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / June 15, 2014 12:04 PM PDT
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