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alaScore 78

109 reviews

Apr, 2015

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 109 reviews of SAMSUNG HT-BD1220. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. Reviews about the reliability and design are on the whole positive. The usability and price also get good views.

price, usability, design, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the SAMSUNG HT-BD1220 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 38 user reviews of SAMSUNG HT-BD1220 from The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Home Theater Systems on Reviews about the reliability and design are overall positive. The price and usability are also appreciated.

usability, price, design, reliability

74% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

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Apr, 2015

Expert review by: (

Stuff magazine


This Blu-ray home-cinema-in-a-box system sports impressive looks, and an even more impressive price tag. Is it a Blu bargain?

A fine introduction to HD home cinema, and superb value for money

May, 2009

Expert review by: (

Samsung HT-BD1220


A neat introduction to HD home cinema but not quite the ultimate package at the money

Pleasant aesthetics ; well-specified ; speakers and sub integrate nicely ; natural picture ; subtle colours

Not as sonically gifted as the competition ; picture doesn't look as pristine either


Consumer review by: carlisleman (

Excellent system


I bought this unit at the weekend to replace a Panasonic DVD system. The picture and sound quality from it is amazing, much better than my old Panasonic. It connects effortlessly to my Freesat box and Samsung 40" TV. I would not hesitate to recommend...



Apr, 2010

Consumer review by: MattSX (

Great Product


Great purchase for anyone with small livingrooms, connects effortlessly to a samsung tv with the bd wise, blue ray plays outstandingly!

Dec, 2009

Consumer review by: ChineseGungFu (

Love the sound of this player....


The best 2.1 blu ray system around this plays my r2 ntsc version of blade in dts like it was playing on my old 5.1 system and you can make this player region free by the remote only the dvd region not blu ray region.

Nov, 2009

Consumer review by: Swahili88 (

Samsung HT-BD1220


I have had this product for almost a month now, and I have to say it has been outstanding. I had been contemplating going Blu Ray for a while, and started looking at the various options available. To be completely honest at the time of purchase there...

Aug, 2009

Product Specifications


AirPlay: No
Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB): No
DLNA certified: No
Internet Radio: No
Number of Output Channels:2 + Subwoofer (2.1)
PC Streaming:Audio/Video
Progressive Scan: Yes
UPnP: Yes
USB Recording: No
Web Content Access: No
WiFi Connectivity: Yes


Bluetooth: No
Docking System:Apple Docking
Ethernet: Yes
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
iPod Control:Direct Control
Number of Output Channels:2 + Subwoofer (2.1)
PMP Docking:iPod Docking
USB Interface: Yes
W-LAN Connection: Yes

General Features

1080p Upscaling: Yes
2D to 3D Conversion: No
3D: No
3D Ready: No
CD Player / Recorder:CD Player
DVD Player / Recorder:DVD Player
Home Theatre System (Digital Dolby and DVD Player): Yes
Network Music System: No
Product Type:Home Theatre System
Sound Projector: No
Wireless Music System: No


Wireless Speakers: No


Blu-ray Playback: Yes
DivX Playback: Yes
DVD Audio Playback: No
HD-DVD Playback: No
MP3 Playback: Yes
Super Audio CD Playback: No
Super Video CD / Video CD Playback: No


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
MP3 Encoding: No


Dolby / DTS:Dolby Digital EX + DTS