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Samsung HT-C550A

Samsung HT-C550A
alaScore 79

97 reviews

Oct, 2016

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 97 reviews of Samsung HT-C550A. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design. The usability is also mentioned favorably.

price, usability, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Samsung HT-C550A is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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(Based on 97 reviews)

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung HT-C550A

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 38 user reviews of Samsung HT-C550A from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Home Theater Systems on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the design. The usability also gets good feedback.

price, usability, design

92% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung HT-C550 5.1 1000W DVD Home Theatre SystemSamsung HT-C550 5.1 1000W DVD Home Theatre System

Oct, 2016

Expert review by: (whathifi.com)

Samsung HT-C550 Home Theater System overview

 

Samsung (HT-C550/XEU) Home Theater System

Expert review by: (whathifi.com)

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Consumer review by: c0urtn3y (newegg.com)

not worth the money imho

 

would definitely not recommend it

Looked great with my other matching components

sound quality was poor (bass is weak satellites didnt fear much better). Presets did not sound good either and I am no audiophile but it was so obviously terrible. The system was overall laggy when switching between functions and the finally act to...

Jul, 2010

Consumer review by: N/A (newegg.com)

SAMSUNG HT-C550 DVD Home Theater System

 

I wish I could send it back for a refund. I would not like to play with this again.

No pros

This is a dog. I thought the remote was bad so Samsung sent me a replacement. The functions still do not work. It will not turn on with the remote It will turn off. None of the sound control buttons work. The only good point is that a DVD will play ;...

Jun, 2010

Consumer review by: George_Chabot (shopping.com)

Samsung HT-C550 Home Theater System

 

Samsung HT-C550 Home Theater System

Reasonable, Great reproduction of sound and video, 1080p, 1000 watts, full featured

None

Aug, 2010

Consumer review by: George_Chabot (epinions.com)

Samsung HT-C550 Home Theater System

 

Samsung HT-C550 Home Theater System I bought this Samsung Home Theater system to replace a DVD player that had begun to have problems, skips, and other difficulties playing back my DVD collection. This was a nice ...

Reasonable, Great reproduction of sound and video, 1080p, 1000 watts, full featured remote control

None

Aug, 2010

Consumer review by: Ed (buydig.com)

Good but not great

 

Samsung claimed this

Clear Sound","Energy Efficient

Confusing Remote","Difficult To Setup","Terrible instructions

Jun, 2010

Consumer review by: Danny boy (abt.com)

Clear surround WEAK bass

 

This was very easy to setup the sound from the rear speakers is fantastic, but and it is a big but if you like to hear bass, the bass will not even when cranked up in the settings even be noticed. I have heard t.v.s have more bass sound than this...

Clear Sound, Easy To Setup, Interfaces Well With TV

Bad remote setup, Bass doesnt boom, Unclear directions

Apr, 2010

Consumer review by: shahbaz (amazon.in)

not users friendly. Lot of confusion between TV remote ...

 

not users friendly . Lot of confusion between TV remote and Samsung Remote operations. No proper guidance is given in manual book.

Consumer review by: abhishek (amazon.in)

Samsung HT systems are total waste.

 

Beware Samsung uses cheap laser optics in its ht systems. My Samsung ht system has got laser faults 2 time for which I have to pay 1600 rs two times to replace the entire disc tray and lens. The two units failed 2 times and now it is only reading vcd...

Product Specifications

Amplifier

Output Power / Total:1000Watt

Configuration

AirPlay: No
Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB): No
DIGITAL RADIO: No
DLNA certified: Yes
Internet Radio: No
Number of Output Channels:5 + Subwoofer (5.1)
PC Streaming: No
Progressive Scan: Yes
RDS/EON: Yes
UPnP: No
USB Recording: No
Web Content Access: No
WiFi Connectivity: No

Connectivity

Bluetooth: No
Docking System: No
Ethernet: No
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
HDMI: Yes
HDMI PORT: Yes
iPod Control:Direct Control
Number of Output Channels:5 + Subwoofer (5.1)
PMP Docking:iPod Docking
USB Interface: Yes
W-LAN Connection: No

General Features

1080p Upscaling: Yes
2D to 3D Conversion: Yes
3D: No
3D Ready: No
4K Passthrough / Upscaling: No
4K Upscaling: 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
Soundbar: No
Wireless Music System: No

Header

Packaged Quantity:1

Loudspeaker

Wireless Speakers: No

Playback

Blu-ray Playback: No
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: Yes

Recording

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

Sound

Dolby / DTS:Dolby Digital + DTS