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Samsung HT-BD8200 / BD8200T

Samsung HT-BD8200 / BD8200T
alaScore 86

208 reviews

Oct, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 208 reviews of Samsung HT-BD8200 / BD8200T. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size and design. The price and usability also get good reviews, whereas there are some less positive reviews about the reliability.

usability, price, design, size


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Samsung HT-BD8200 / BD8200T is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 97 user reviews of Samsung HT-BD8200 / BD8200T from The average user rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Home Theater Systems on Reviews about the design and size are overall positive. The usability and price also get good comments, but some have doubts about the reliability.

price, usability, size, design


56% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung HT-BD8200 Blu-Ray Sound Bar Home Theater System (Black)Samsung HT-BD8200 Blu-Ray Sound Bar Home Theater System (Black)

Oct, 2015

Expert review by: Clint DeBoer (

Samsung HT-BD8200 Sound Bar with Blu-ray & Netflix


The Samsung HT-BD8200 is a home theater sound bar equipped with a Blu-ray player and wireless subwoofer. This might be the best match I've seen for flat panel TVs in a long time. It's impressive

Jan, 2009

Expert review by: Chris Chiarella (

Samsung HT-BD8200 2.1-Channel Blu-ray Home Theater System (HTiB)Review


It's the new math: Samsung adds a Profile 2.0 Blu-ray player to their latest soundbar, while subtracting the need for ethernet and subwoofer cables.

It's a Blu-ray player, and a speaker system, and a wireless streaming media device. In fact, there's little the Samsung HT-BD8200 can't do. But I believe that its substantial price tag reflects the esthetics, the convenience and the underlying...

Dec, 2009

Best of Innovations!

Expert review by: (

Samsung HT-BD8200 Blu-ray Home Theater Soundbar


With sleek looks surpassed only by its easy installation and variety of entertainment talents, Samsung's HT-BD8200 Blu-ray home theater soundbar promises consumers a comprehensive yet fool-proof High Definition experience

Expert review by: Martin Pipe (

Samsung HT-BD8200 review


This 2.1 soundbar offers Blu-ray playback at an affordable price

Subwoofer surprisingly effective ; Picture quality ; Affordable

Mediocre music reproduction ; Photo playback never better than upscaled SD

A great soundbar for the money and the added Blu-ray player rounds off a very impressive package

Mar, 2010

Expert review by: Chris Hall (

Samsung HT-BD8200 soundbar speakers


A quick and easy home theatre?

Great design, great picture quality, sounds great

Jan, 2010

Expert review by: Campbell Simpson (

Samsung HT-BD8200 soundbar


This soundbar has a wireless subwoofer and an integrated Blu-ray player

Easy to set up, good sound quality

Large and imposing, styled specifically for Samsung televisions

Samsung's compact HT-BDS200 soundbar system includes a subwoofer and Blu-ray disc support, and its design complements the company's recent TVs.

Oct, 2009

Expert review by: Trusted Reviews (

Samsung HT-BD8200 Blu-ray Soundbar


Want Blu-ray but don't have space for a full surround sound system? Look no further than the HT-BD8200.

Jul, 2013

Expert review by: (

Stuff magazine


Don't want to fill your living room with miles of cables and hundreds of speakers to get decent cinema sound? Samsung has the answer

Clever and capable. For many, the HT-BD8200 is the ideal home cinema solution – and it comes at a tempting price

Dec, 2010

Expert review by: Ty Pendlebury (

Samsung HT-BD8200


The Samsung HT-BD8200 not only offers a likeable and easy to set-up home cinema system, it also offers audio and video of a higher standard than the price lets on.

Great sound and vision ; Easy to use ; Set-up is a no-brainer ; Wireless ; Designed for wall-mounting ; YouTube access

iPod integration isn't the best ; Stand is fairly flimsy

Samsung updated the unit's firmware during our testing period adding something that's been very popular on other units: YouTube access. Unfortunately, as the update occurred at the the eleventh hour we were unable to get the feature to work, but trust...

Nov, 2009

Expert review by: Dave Jansen (

Samsung HT-BD8200


If you don't want to litter your loungeroom with speakers and just want a good quality Blu-ray player and great sound, this is the device for you.

Excellent audio quality, Great image quality on the Blu-ray player, BDLive, Media Streaming, iPod dock

Not as loud as a dedicated 5.1 set up, Some surround elements get lost now and then

Nov, 2009

Product Specifications

The Samsung HT-BD8200 is the first home theater sound bar equipped with a Blu-ray player and wireless subwoofer, which delivers a streamlined, HD surround sound solution built to expand the prowess of any home theater. It features a fully integrated Blu-ray player with Full HD 1080p playback and virtual 5.1-channel surround sound for a lifelike audio presence. As a self-contained, wall-mountable home theater sound bar, the HT-BD8200 is designed to fit in with today's contemporary d


Output Power / Total:300Watt

Audio System

Built-in Cradle:iPhone / iPod cradle
Built-in Decoders:Dolby Digital / DTS decoder / Dolby Digital Plus / Dolby TrueHD / DTS-HD Master Audio / DTS-HD High Resolution
Components:Speaker system / iPod docking station / Blu-Ray disc player / AV receiver
Functions (KA):Digital player / AV receiver / Blu-Ray disc player
Sound Output Mode:Stereo
Subcategory (KA):AV systems
Surround Sound Effects:Virtual Surround Mode
Type:Home theater system


Optical Digital Output: Yes

Dimensions & Weight



Type:Blu-Ray disc player


Model:BD8200 Sound Bar
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Samsung HT


Tuner Bands:FM
Tuner Type:Digital

Remote Control

Type:Remote control