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Samsung HT-E3500

Samsung HT-E3500
alaScore 82

54 reviews

Sep, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 54 reviews of Samsung HT-E3500. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Samsung HT-E3500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for Samsung HT-E3500


alaTest has collected and analyzed 52 user reviews of Samsung HT-E3500 from The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Home Theater Systems on

75% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung HT-E3500 5.1 Channel 500-Watt Blu-ray Home Theater SystemSamsung HT-E3500 5.1 Channel 500-Watt Blu-ray Home Theater System

Sep, 2018

Consumer review (

So far seems like a good BluRay home theater


The sound quality was better than I expected, more than enough volume with minimal distortion for a small apartment. Wifi would have been nice. Has a network connection which we will get working. Using player with a dvi-d input an HDMI adapter cable...

Apr, 2013

Consumer review (

Works great as a surround system without needing a true receiver


To the commenter below who gave it one star, maybe you should find out what the system actually does and how it works before you buy it?

All you need to do is connect this to your TV with either a TOSlink cable or just a plain HDMI cable if your TV is Audio Return Channel (ARC) enabled. This allows the system to play the audio of everything that is connected to your TV via the Digital...

This model does not allow for new apps to be installed. You get the 5 apps that come with it, but no chance to get anything else. Here's hoping they fix that with a firmware upgrade sometime in the future

Nov, 2012

Product Specifications


Audio decoders:Dolby Digital,Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby Pro Logic II,Dolby TrueHD,DTS,DTS 96/24,DTS-HD
Audio formats supported:AAC, LPCM, MP3, WAV, WMA / AAC, LPCM, MP3, WMA
Audio output channels:5.1
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Pro Logic II, Dolby TrueHD, DTS, DTS 96/24, DTS-HD
RMS rated power:500
Sound enhancement technology:Y

Center speaker

Center speaker type:1-Way

Disk Drive

Built-in hard drive: No

Energy Management

Power consumption (standby):0.4
Power consumption (typical):67.5

Front speakers

Front speaker type:1-Way

Hard Drive

Built-in hard drive:N


Bluetooth: No
Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Near Field Communication (NFC): No
Wi-Fi: No

Optical Drive

Disc loading type:Tray
Disc types supported:BD, CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R / BD, CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW
Number of disks:1
Number of optical discs:1
Optical disc player type:Blu-ray Player
Playback disc formats:Blu-Ray audio, Blu-Ray video, CD audio, CD video

Other Features

Package depth:16.4
Package height:13.1
Package width:20.9

Packaging Content

Cables included:Composite

Packaging Data

Package depth:16.4
Package dimensions (WxDxH):20.9 x 16.4 x 13.1
Package height:13.1
Package weight:103.6
Package width:20.9

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) in:1
Composite video out:1
Digital audio optical in:1
HDMI out:1
Number of HDMI outputs:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB ports quantity:1
USB version:2.0


Power consumption (standby):0.4
Power consumption (typical):67.5


FM radio: Yes
Supported bands:FM
Supported radio bands:FM

Satellite speakers

Satellite speaker type:1-Way


Card reader integrated: No
Compatible memory cards: No


Subwoofer type:Passive
Wireless subwoofer: No

Technical Details

Apple docking compatibility: No
BD Wise: Yes
Color of product:Black
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):Anynet+
Image formats supported:JPG
Karaoke: No
Power source type:AC
USB direct playback: Yes

TV Tuner

TV tuner integrated: No


3D:N / Y
3D compatibility:No / Yes
Full HD: Yes
Video compression format:AVCHD, DivX, MKV / AVCHD, H.264, MPEG2, MPEG4, VC-1, WMV, XVID
Video formats supported:AVCHD,DIVX,MKV / AVCHD,H.264,MPEG2,MPEG4,VC-1,WMV,XVID
Video upscaling: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Center speaker dimensions (WxDxH):8.98 x 2.76 x 3.03
Center speaker weight:16.6
Front speaker dimensions (WxDxH):3.03 x 2.68 x 4.21
Front speaker weight:11.3
Main unit dimensions (WxDxH):16.9 x 9.84 x 2.17
Main unit weight:27.6 / 5.07
Satellite speaker dimensions (WxDxH):3.03 x 2.68 x 4.21
Satellite speaker weight:11.3
Subwoofer dimensions (WxDxH):6.1 x 11.2 x 11.8
Subwoofer weight:6.17