Whether you are trying to establish what kind of wall mount your television needs, assessing how easy it will be to bring home and move your TV, or you are simply curious, you may be wondering, how much does a 65-inch TV weigh?
Most television brands provide a 65-inch television option, and each company’s product is a different weight. However, almost every 65-inch TV on the market weighs between 50 and 60 pounds. 65-Inch TV Weights
Now that you know the average weight of a 65-inch, we’re going to learn a little more about the different products available, how the 65-inch weight compares to other television sizes, what the weight means for your wall mount and your television mobility.
Which Companies Offer 65-Inch TVs and How Much Do They Weigh?
There are a lot of options when it comes to televisions these days, operating systems, LED vs. 4K UHD, picture quality, app availability, voice control, smart options, and more! But one of the age-old questions consumers ask when buying a TV is: how much does it weigh?
Televisions used to be massive and bulky, and once they were delivered they were extremely challenging to move. However, that has changed with time and of course, technology. Companies today are taking advantage of the new tech possibilities and are making their products as light as possible so they are more convenient for the consumer.
Let’s compare the prominent brands in the field to find the various weights of a 65-inch television today.
Of course, there are other important factors in choosing your new television besides its weight, but this chart should give you a little insight into your various options. 65-Inch TV Weights
How Much Do TVs Weight Depending on their Size?
Now that you are well versed in the available weights for a 65-inch television, you may want to know how much televisions of all sizes weigh.
Television Size (inches) Average Weight (lbs.) 32 25 55 40 70 65
Remember, these are only average weights for a variety of sizes. In reality, you can find 32” screens that weigh less than 10 lbs and outdoor 55” models that weigh 100 lbs! So make sure that if weight is important to you, you find the exact number before purchase. Average Weight of TVs
Does the Weight of my TV Affect the Type of Wall Mount I Need?
The simple answer is yes, the weight (and size) of your television will affect which mount you need to safely secure your TV to the wall. The good news is, you do not need to be a mathematician to figure it out. In fact, what size mount you will need usually comes within the instruction manual for the television.
Most wall mounts can reliably hold more than twice the weight of the TV. Larger mounts can hold between 100 and 200 lbs, no problem. However, weight isn’t the only important factor when choosing the wall mount best suited for your TV. TV Wall Mounts
You also will need to attend to the measurements between the mount holes on the back of the television, aka the VESA pattern. Once again, this should be clearly visible in your instruction manual, but if you want or need to measure yourself, you can learn more about VESA here.
How Do I Find the Weight of my TV?
If you have purchased a television, it will have come with a manual detailing all the important must-know information about your device, including its weight. But if your instructions got thrown away with the box or are lost in a junk drawer somewhere, don’t stress, there are other ways to find out the weight of your TV!
You can either find this information on the SPECIFICATIONS of TV INFORMATION section on the main menu of your television, or if you cannot find that, you will need your product’s make, model, and year.
The “make” is the company name which is usually displayed somewhere on your TV. The model is a little harder to find, but it will be shown on your TV’s information menu, which you can access using your remote. You can find the year your TV was made within the serial number. Depending on your companies protocol, this can either be found on the back of the TV or once again, on the screen through the main menu.
Once you have found these few things, you can easily type the information into Google to find your television’s exact weight.
Although the weight of televisions has significantly decreased in the past two decades, users are still extremely conscientious of the mass of their televisions for various reasons. No matter why you want to know, the weight of your television or your potential television, shouldn’t be a mystery.
If you want to purchase a 65-inch television, it will most likely weigh between 50 and 60 lbs. Because these are some of the larger TVs on the market, they are also some of the heaviest. So if a lightweight TV is important to you, do your research first and make sure to find the right fit for your home.