Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Samsung BD D5300

Samsung BD D5300
alaScore 73

156 reviews

Jul, 2014

  • No negative mentions yet

alaTest has collected and analyzed 156 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the design and value for money.

usability, value for money, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Blu-ray Players the Samsung BD D5300 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 73/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 156 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

Showing 89 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews
Showing 1 - 40 of 89 Show Reviews: in English | in other languages (67)

Consumer review by:

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung BD D5300

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 30 user reviews of Samsung BD D5300 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Blu-ray Players on Amazon.co.uk.

usability, value for money, design

83% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung BD-D5300 Blu-ray Smart Hub Player, WiFi readySamsung BDD5300 Blu-Ray / DVD Player MULTI REGION (DVD Side only)

Expert review by:

Samsung BD-D5300 Blu-ray Player Reviewed

 

Part of the give and take with electronics and economy is the sacrificing of features for a lower price. In the case of the Samsung BD-D5300 Blu-ray player, this give and take may be a bit of a struggle....

The BD-D5300 supports BD-Live and BonusView Blu-ray features ; The player includes Samsung's Smart Hub, with extensive Web offerings, DLNA streaming, and an intuitive search function ; The BD-D5300 offers Dolby TrueHD decoding and bitstream output of...

The BD-D5300 does not support 3D playback ; The player lacks DTS-HD MA decoding and multichannel analog audio outputs, so it's not the best choice for someone who owns an older A/V receiver ; It does not have integrated WiFi; the optional USB WiFi...

As the most economical option in Samsung's 2011 Blu-ray line, the BD-D5300 sacrifices some desirable features, such as 3D support, integrated WiFi, and DTS-HD decoding. However, it's still a good choice for someone who wants Blu-ray playback and an...

Consumer review by:

Smart TV capable, I guess

 

Not terribly expensive

Difficult to set up Smart TV, remote slow to respond sometimes

ADVERTISEMENT

Consumer review by:

Nice and Cheap Blu-Ray player - BUT NO AMAZON APP

 

Great inexpensive Blue Ray DVD player. Controls are simple and easy to understand, resolution is wonderful. Use Panda Dual Band 300 Mbps 802.11n (approx. $20) instead of the expensive proprietary wifi dongle. But ... this Samsung does NOT have, or will...

Consumer review by:

Fantastic!

 

This refirb BD player shows an extremely high-quality picture. DVD's load rapidly. BlueRay discs do take a while to load... Very happy with my purchase.

Consumer review by:

Amazing price & even better Blu Ray!

 

Since my last DVD player died, I've been hovering over some lower priced refurbs in the BluRay department since I got my 1080p Samsung TV. I was hesitant about getting a refurb, but right now it's all I could afford, and Tiger Direct's price with...

Consumer review by:

Does Not Work

 

Rec'd the DVD Player. Set it up. Prepared myself for a nice evening of movie watching, popped DVD in, and nothing happened. Complete waste of money.

Consumer review by:

Great Product

 

Samsung and Tiger do it again great product at a great price.

Consumer review by:

Great Deal

 

This is the first refurbished electronics it I have purchased. I have been pleasantly surprised. Out of the box, it was simple to set up. The only problem I had was in setting up Netflix, it had the previous owners security code installed and I...

Consumer review by:

Great value

 

I have had this unit for a month now, could be more pleased. Play back is great as you would expect from Samsung. I bought the unit so I could use my external harddrive to play movies and pictures directly without a laptop, etc., works great also. I...

Consumer review by:

Love streaming movies

 

Very easy to use machine. Quick setup!

Product Specifications

Configuration

BD Live:No / Yes
DLNA certified:No / Yes
DVB-C: No
DVB-S: No
DVB-T: No
Electronic Program Guide (EPG): No
HDTV: No
IPTV (Internet Protocol Television): No
Progressive Scan: Yes
Show View: No
Video-on-Demand (VoD): Yes

Connectivity

CI Plus: No
DVI Interface: No
Ethernet: Yes
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
HDMI: Yes
HDMI PORT: Yes
Type of Memory Stick Interface : No
Type of SD Card Interface : No
UPnP:UPnP
USB Interface: Yes
W-LAN Connection: No
WiFi Connectivity:WiFi Ready

General Features

1080p Upscaling:No / Yes
3D: No
4K Passthrough / Upscaling: No
DVD Player / Recorder:DVD Player
Integrated VCR: No
Static / Portable:Static
Table / Portable:Table

Playback

Blu-ray Playback: Yes
DivX Playback:No / Yes
DVD Audio Playback: Yes
DVD-R Playback: Yes
DVD-RAM Playback: No
DVD-RW Playback: Yes
DVD+R Playback: Yes
DVD+RW Playback: Yes
HD-DVD Playback: No
PC Streaming:Audio/Video / No
Super Audio CD Playback: No
Super Video CD / Video CD Playback: No
UPnP: Yes

Recording

Blu-ray Recording: No
Double Layer Recording:Not Applicable
DVD-R Recording: No
DVD-RAM Recording: No
DVD-RW Recording: No
DVD+R Recording: No
DVD+RW Recording: No
HD-DVD Recording: No
MP3 Encoding: No
MPEG4 Recording: No

Sound

DTS Decoder:DTS HD Decoder
Real Dolby:Dolby Digital Plus / True HD
etilize
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT