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Samsung BD-E5500

Samsung BD-E5500
alaScore 85

467 reviews

Mar, 2015

  • No negative mentions yet

alaTest has collected and analyzed 467 reviews of Samsung BD-E5500. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other DVD Players for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the size and design. The usability and price also get good opinions.

price, usability, design, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other DVD Players the Samsung BD-E5500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 467 reviews)

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 78 user reviews of Samsung BD-E5500 from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other DVD Players on Comments about the size and design are overall positive. The usability and price also get good reviews.

price, usability, design, size

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

This summary is based on the products: Samsung BD-E5500 3D Blu-ray Player with Smart Hub (Old model)SAMSUNG BDE5500 Original Remote ControlSamsung BD-E5500 3D Blu-ray Player with Smart Hub (New for 2012)

Mar, 2015

Consumer review by: Terry (

Great value


Bought this to replace a surround sound unit so there was less clutter with speakers.

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: bjxx (

good purchase


excellent buy does what it says on tin bonus 20% off when i bought it

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Mark (

Great Blu Ray Player


The picture quality is truly excellent (I've previously had another Blu-Ray Player - but that's 3 years old).

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: JS (

Samsung BDE5500 Smart 3D Blu-ray and DVD Player


Good product, quick speedy delivery (1 day) bought with TV so got half price too.

Sep, 2012

Consumer review by: Stephanie (

Samsung BD-E5500


Nice looking slimline machine ; Easy to set up ; Good picture and sound ; Good value

I thought it had a clock on the display so was disappointed to find that it didn't

Product Specifications


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


CI Plus: No
DVI Interface: No
Ethernet: Yes
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
Type of Memory Stick Interface : No
Type of SD Card Interface : No
USB Interface: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: No

General Features

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


Blu-ray Playback: Yes
DivX Playback: Yes
DVD Audio Playback: No
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
Super Audio CD Playback: No
Super Video CD / Video CD Playback:No / Yes
UPnP: Yes


Blu-ray Recording: No
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 / Yes
MPEG4 Recording:No / Yes


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