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Samsung BD-E5500

Samsung BD-E5500
alaScore 84

528 reviews

May, 2016

  • No negative mentions yet

alaTest has collected and analyzed 528 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. People really like the size and design. The usability and price are also mentioned favorably.

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 84/100 = Very good quality.

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(Based on 528 reviews)

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung BD-E5500

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 77 user reviews of Samsung BD-E5500 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 DVD Players on Amazon.co.uk. Opinions about the size and design are generally positive. The usability and price are also mentioned favorably.

price, usability, design, size

84% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk 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 Control

May, 2016

Consumer review by: Matthew (reevoo.com)

Samsung BD-E5500

 

Internet access

None

Mar, 2013

Consumer review by: Vicky (reevoo.com)

Samsung BD-E5500

 

Slim, looks nice, good quality picture, easy to set up and use, good little product and value for money especially at sale price :)

Can be a little bit noisy when loading film, could also be a bit quicker when loading

Mar, 2013

Consumer review by: Richard (reevoo.com)

Samsung BD-E5500

 

Quality product easy to use good value

Has all the same gizmo's as my Samsung tv just a minor point and if one goes faulty you have back up

Mar, 2013

Consumer review by: paul (reevoo.com)

Samsung BD-E5500

 

sharp picture and sound

None really

Feb, 2013

Consumer review by: Richard (reevoo.com)

Samsung BD-E5500

 

Better picture quality results than my Panasonic Blu-ray player that I bought later for my main T.V. but which cost a great deal more ; I had bought a 3D T.V.. in a sale and was curious about what this worked like - so had to then buy a 3D Blu-ray...

Needs a dongle to get BBC iPlayer so budget for this extra cost if you want this useful feature - or better still rather buy the Samsung with the built in wi-fi for an extra £30 (the dongle cost this much as an extra anyway). I wish bought the built in...

Feb, 2013

Consumer review by: Robin (reevoo.com)

Samsung BD-E5500

 

Its Brilliant

None

Feb, 2013

Consumer review by: Vincent (reevoo.com)

Samsung BD-E5500

 

Plays every file format i have tried, .MKV, .TS(VOB) and everything else ; Well laid out remote control ; Very easy to navigate menus ; Well built, solid construction ; Price was an added bonus, good product and a good price ; Have not found anything i...

Drive is a little noise'y,while reading discs, but with careful placement this is not an issue. Once the disc started to play, you didn't notice

Jan, 2013

Consumer review by: George (reevoo.com)

Samsung BD-E5500

 

compact quality &good value for money

will block some copys

Jan, 2013

Consumer review by: Kenneth (reevoo.com)

Samsung BD-E5500

 

Easy to use ,Excellent picture quality

Could have done with some extra memory to download more apps without deleting others to make room

Jan, 2013

Consumer review by: Thomas (reevoo.com)

Samsung BD-E5500

 

Neat & compact design

Jan, 2013

Product Specifications

Configuration

BD Live:No / Yes
DLNA certified: 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): No

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
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

Playback

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

Recording

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

Sound

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