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Samsung BD-J5500

Samsung BD-J5500
alaScore 91

859 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 859 reviews of Samsung BD-J5500. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Blu-ray Players for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Blu-ray Players the Samsung BD-J5500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung BD-J5500

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 81 user reviews of Samsung BD-J5500 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Blu-ray Players on Amazon.co.uk.

96% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung BD-J5500 3D Blu-ray and DVD Player with Built-In AppsSamsung BD-J5500 3D Blu-ray and DVD Player with Built-In Apps

Feb, 2018

Expert review by: What Hi-Fi? (whathifi.com)

Samsung BD-J5500 review

 

Well-rounded Blu-ray player, but it won't quite top your shortlist

Sharp, clean picture ; Motion well controlled ; Good with 3D ; Decent remote ; Interesting design

Rivals have more picture subtlety ; A little noisy

Not ahead of the curve performance-wise, but a decent disc spinner

Jul, 2015

Expert review by: (which.co.uk)

Samsung BD-J5500 review

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The Samsung BD-J5500 is an entry-level Blu-ray player with a distinctive curved design, available in a choice of black or white. It lacks the wi-fi and screen mirroring features of the BD-J5900, but shares other key features, such as 3D Blu-ray...

Jul, 2015

Consumer review by: Sixpence569 (johnlewis.com)

Impressed

 

Was looking for a simple no nonsense CD/DVD player attached it directly to the TV added the ethernet cable downloaded the software up date ,and imaging my surprise the added extras being Netflix ect as well as the ability to stream movies directly from...

Jan, 2018

Consumer review by: Liz6 (johnlewis.com)

Fantastic purchase

 

The Blu-ray quality of this Samsung is brilliant, it's as good as the way more expensive model it replaced. Guided by the sales assistant who had all the patience and time in the world to assist me I'm delighted with it.

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: Aly w (very.co.uk)

Great product

 

️Brilliant product which works amazing! Brought lots of fun for all the family over Christmas ;)

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: Brucey (very.co.uk)

Great style

 

Bought this as a gift and it's great. Worth the money

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: Johnny (reevoo.com)

Samsung BD-J5500

 

Good product

There none

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: Waleed (reevoo.com)

Samsung BD-J5500

 

Easy to setup

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: goodfridayboy (argos.co.uk)

I like this player very much

 

This player has so many uses it is more than I hoped for and the quality is excellent

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: nobody (argos.co.uk)

lovely tv

 

very easy to set up lovely tv

Nov, 2017

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio decoders:Dolby Digital,Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby TrueHD,DTS / Dolby Digital,DTS / Dolby TrueHD,DTS,DTS 2.0 / DTS 2.0,Dolby TrueHD
Audio output channels:2.0 / 7.1
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS / Dolby Digital, DTS / Dolby TrueHD, DTS, DTS 2.0 / DTS 2.0, Dolby TrueHD / DTS, Dolby TrueHD

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y
DLNA Certified: Yes
Energy Star certified: No

Design

Color of product:Black / White
Device type:Blu-ray Player

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220 - 240 / 220-240
Power consumption (standby):0.4
Power consumption (typical):10.8

Ergonomics

Browser supported:N

File formats

Audio formats supported:AAC, LPCM, MP3, WMA
Image formats supported:JPEG XR / JPG / JPG, MPO
Video compression format:AVCHD, DIVX, DIVX HD, MKV, MPEG2, MPEG4, MPO, WMV / AVCHD, DIVX, DIVX HD, MKV, MPEG2, MPEG4, WMV
Video formats supported:AVCHD,DIVX,DIVX HD,MKV,MPEG2,MPEG4,MPO,WMV / AVCHD,DIVX,DIVX HD,MKV,MPEG2,MPEG4,WMV

Media Types

Disc types supported:BD, CD, CD-DA, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD-R, DVD-RW / BD, CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW / BD, CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW / BD, CD-DA, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW / BD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW / CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW
Playback disc formats:Blu-Ray video / Blu-Ray video, CD video / Blu-Ray video, CD video, VCD

Networking

Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Wi-Fi: No

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Manual: Yes
Quantity:1
Warranty card: Yes

Performance

Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):Anynet+

Ports & interfaces

Digital audio coaxial out:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI: Yes
HDMI ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220 - 240 / 220-240
Power consumption (standby):0.4
Power consumption (typical):10.8

Storage

Card reader integrated: No

Video

3D:Y
3D compatibility: Yes
Full HD:No / Yes
Supported video modes:1080p
Video upscaling: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.54 / 1.57 / 8.7 / 8.701
Height:1.535 / 1.54 / 8.7
Package dimensions (WxDxH):12.874 x 11.85 x 3.622 / 12.9 x 11.9 x 3.62 / 12.9 x 3.62 x 11.9
Package weight:3.53 / 3.68 / 3.682 / 58.9
Weight:2.2 / 2.205 / 2.43 / 35.3
Width:11.4 / 11.417