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Samsung BD-D5300

Samsung BD-D5300
alaScore 78

76 reviews

May, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 76 reviews of Samsung BD-D5300. The average rating for this product is 2.7/5, compared to an average rating of 3.7/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) for all reviews. People really like the image quality and price. There are some mixed comments about the design. The size and reliability get critical reviews.

usability, price, image quality

reliability, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the Samsung BD-D5300 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 74 user reviews of Samsung BD-D5300 from The average user rating for this product is 2.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.6/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on People are impressed by the image quality. The price is also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the size and reliability. Views are divided on the design.

usability, price, image quality

reliability, size

45% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Samsung BD-D5300 Blu-ray Disc Player (Black) [2011 MODEL] (2011 Model)

May, 2015

Consumer review by: AngryEngineer (

Samsung makes good tv's and terrible blu-ray players


I love my Samsung tv, but I will never buy another samsung product besides a tv again. I think they trade on their tv reputation to make poor quality products.

This blu-ray player does everything I wanted it to, and had noticeably better quality than my previous samsung blu-ray player. It does netflix, pandora, hulu, and several other interesting apps. The load times were so much faster than our previous...

This blu-ray player started "blipping" out after the first week of using it. "Blipping" = screen would flicker white and would try to reaquire signal repeatedly. After 2 weeks was unusable. I checked the tv, swapped out the hdmi cable and swapped out...

May, 2013

Consumer review by: N/A (

Died right after the warranty expired


I did like the player until it decided to die on me. It was annoying that it died one month out of warranty.

Worked great until it died

After 13 months of ownership it began playing only 27 minutes of a Blu Ray movie and DVDs would randomly pixelate on the screen followed by a loud squealing sound

Feb, 2013

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