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Samsung HT-J4500

alaTest has collected and analyzed 768 reviews of Samsung HT-J4500. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the reliability and design. The size and price are also appreciated.

usability, price, size, design, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Samsung HT-J4500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for Samsung HT-J4500


alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Samsung HT-J4500 from 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 People really like the usability and price.

price, usability

67% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung HT-J4500 - home theater system - 5.1 channelSamsung HT-J4500 - home theater system - 5.1 channel

Sep, 2018

Consumer review ( review summary for Samsung HT-J4500


alaTest has collected and analyzed 84 user reviews of Samsung HT-J4500 from The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Home Theater Systems on Opinions about the design and size are overall positive. The usability and price also get good feedback, but some have doubts about the reliability.

price, usability, size, design


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

This summary is based on the products: Samsung HT-J4500 5.1 Channel 500 Watt 3D Blu-Ray Home Theater System (2015 Model)Samsung HT-J4500 5.1 Channel 500 Watt 3D Blu-Ray Home Theater System (2015 Model)

Sep, 2018

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With its five small speakers and surprisingly compact subwoofer, the Samsung HT-J4500 is the kind of 5.1 home cinema system that you can hide from view. Despite its lack of imposing size, it doesn't compromise on features, with smart TV services and...

Jul, 2015

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Good product with cheap price


I would recommend this product if you looking less expensive with good sound

Inexpensive , good sound

Did not meet expectations

Apr, 2016

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Simple Set Up


Excellent home theater system and very easy to set up. The unit sounds awesome and I love the arc feature the best. I use my home theater for all my TV watching. Also this system is an excellent value and has Bluetooth as well. A perfect compliment to...

Inexpensive , Lightweight

Apr, 2016

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So Easy My Mom Can Use It


I needed a system to help my hard of hearing mother so she could watch TV. Someone suggested this system. At first I was concerned it would be to difficult for her to work, but she picked it up faster then she did her cell phone! She loves being able...


Mar, 2016

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Easy to Set Up!


The unit was easy to set up and works as expected.


Mar, 2016

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Too good to be true


I bought this with high hopes to be compatible with My new Samsung 55" TV and I was really disappointed in it. The sound from the sub was terrible the internet needed direct connection. We always watched basic DVDs and the first time we tried to watch...

multi features all in one , 3d , bluray/dvd/internet accessable , surround sound/eq , internet apps including netflix and facebook

Poor quality , Did not meet expectations , poor sound esp with sub , no wifi access without direct line in , broke with first use of bluray , manufacture defect , no local repair

Mar, 2016

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Powerful punch at a value price


I have come to trust Samsung through phones, laptops and smart TV's. When I was in need of a new surround system I gave them the nod. It is full featured, has excellent sound quality and booming bass. The equipment is surprisingly small and fits nice...

Inexpensive , Lightweight , quality sound , integration with other samsung products

Mar, 2016

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Good sound.


Great product except for one problem. There is a power saver mode that turns off the power randomly. It says that there is a screen saver that comes on before, but mine just turns off. I use mine as a surround sound for my tv mostly, and it seems to...

Inexpensive , Realistic color , Bright display

power saver mode

Mar, 2016

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Great features


I love all the features, like Netflix, Hulu, YouTube and more. The subwoofer sound is the only thing I don"t like, sound tiny.


Did not meet expectations

Mar, 2016

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Works and sounds great!


I needed a home theater system and also a new blue ray player, the Samsung had everything I was looking for + I could stream Netflix freeing up a HDMI and dumping my old Roku.

Mar, 2016

Product Specifications


Audio decoders:Dolby Digital 5.1 / Dolby Digital,Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby TrueHD,DTS,DTS 96/24,DTS-HD,DTS-HD Master Audio / DTS 96/24,DTS Digital Surround,DTS-HD Master Audio,Dolby Digital,Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby TrueHD
Audio formats supported:AAC, FLAC, LPCM, MP3, WMA / AAC, FLAC, LPCM, MP3, WMA, WMV
Audio output channels:5.1
Audio Return Channel (ARC): Yes
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital 5.1 / Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS, DTS 96/24, DTS-HD, DTS-HD Master Audio / DTS 96/24, DTS Digital Surround, DTS-HD Master Audio, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD
RMS rated power:500

Center speaker

Center speaker type:3-Way


Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y
DLNA Certified: Yes

Disk Drive

Built-in hard drive: No

Energy Management

Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):39

Front speakers

Front speaker type:3-Way

Hard Drive

Built-in hard drive:N

Management Features

Handheld remote control:N / Y


Bluetooth: Yes
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Near Field Communication (NFC): No
Wi-Fi: No
Wi-Fi ready:Y
WLAN-ready: Yes

Optical Drive

Disc loading type:Tray
Disc types supported:BD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW / BD, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW / DVD, 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 / Blu-Ray video, DVD video, VCD / Blu-Ray video, DVD-Video, VCD / Blu-Ray video, VCD

Other Features

Blu-ray region code:B
DVD region code:2
Front speaker depth:2.76
Front speaker height:4.25
Front speaker weight:881.8
Front speaker width:3.03
HDMI ports quantity:1
Package depth:16.2
Package height:12.9
Package width:20.7
Rear speaker depth:2.76
Rear speaker height:4.25
Rear speaker width:3.03
Subwoofer depth:11.2
Subwoofer height:11.8
Subwoofer width:6.1

Packaging Content

Cables included:HDMI
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:16.2
Package height:12.9
Package weight:17.2
Package width:20.7

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) in:1
Digital audio optical in:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI out:1
Number of HDMI outputs:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB ports quantity:1 / 1, -
USB version:2.0


Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):39


FM radio: Yes
Preset stations quantity:15
Radio Data System (RDS): Yes

Satellite speakers

Satellite speaker type:3-Way


Subwoofer type:Passive

Technical Details

Apple docking compatibility: No
Audio Input:1
BD Wise: Yes
BD-Live: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Color of product:Black
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):Anynet+
Image formats supported:JPEG XR / JPG
Karaoke:No / Yes
Main speaker depth:2.76
Main speaker height:3.03
Main speaker width:8.98
Number of built-in speakers:5
Playback disc types:DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW
Total power:500
USB ports quantity:1

TV Tuner

TV tuner integrated: Yes


3D compatibility: Yes
Analog signal format system:PAL
Full HD: Yes
Video compression format:AVCHD, DIVX, DIVX HD, MKV, WMV / AVCHD, DIVX, WMV, WMV7, WMV9 / AVCHD, WMV, WMV7, WMV9
Video upscaling: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Center speaker dimensions (WxDxH):8.98 x 2.76 x 3.03
Center speaker weight:17.6
Front speaker dimensions (WxDxH):3.03 x 2.76 x 4.25
Front speaker weight:14.1
Main unit dimensions (WxDxH):16.9 x 8.82 x 2.17
Main unit weight:4.19
Rear speaker weight:14.1
Subwoofer dimensions (WxDxH):6.1 x 11.2 x 11.8
Subwoofer weight:102.3 / 6.39