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Samsung 58B850 Series (PN58B850 / PS58B850 / PL58B850)

Samsung 58B850 Series (PN58B850 / PS58B850 / PL58B850)
alaScore 85

26 reviews

Oct, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 26 reviews of Samsung 58B850 Series (PN58B850 / PS58B850 / PL58B850). The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other TVs for all reviews. Reviewers really like the reliability and design, whereas there are some less positive views about the glare and price.

design, reliability

price, glare

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Samsung 58B850 Series (PN58B850 / PS58B850 / PL58B850) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Review analysis

(Based on 26 reviews)

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Samsung PN58B850


PCMag did not test the 58-inch Samsung PN58B850. We did, however, test and review the 50-inch PN50B850 from the same series.

Jul, 2009

Expert review by: Richard Baguley (

Samsung PN58B850 Plasma HDTV First Impressions Review - Intro


The flagship of Samsung's 2009 Plasma line, the PN58B850 is a 58-inch model that's been on a serious diet. At just 1.19 inches thick, this new Plasma follows Samsung's less is more design phlosophy to the extreme; with their optional low profile wall...

It's hard to come up with any real conclusions on the PN58B850 without the biggest piece of buying information: price. Samsung have not revealed the price of this model yet, but we do know that it will be available in the first quarter of this year....

Jan, 2009

Expert review by: Tweak News (tweaknews)

Expert Review


No longer will you have to worry about ghosting artifacts and you can watch any action movie or sports game and feel like you are really there. Although LCD models may try to mimic the fluid playback a plasma TV brings to the table, they can't hold a...

Feb, 2010

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Samsung PN58B850 Review


Just saying that Samsung PN58B850 is a top of the line plasma TV may seem like an understatement, if one just throws a single look at it. With its 1.2 inch depth in frame, that makes it look elegantly thin from the side, this series from Samsung is...

Good black levels ; Very accurate colors ; Very good video processing ; Solid standard definition processing

No S-video input ; Relatively expensive because it is slim ; Anti-glare performance is good but other models are better

Even if it does not match the performance of Panasonic top of the line products, Samsung PN58B850 does not come short in terms of performance. Its black levels are more than decent, the colors are as accurate as they come, and its video processing...

Product Specifications


2D to 3D Conversion: No
Application Store: No
Application Store (IPTV): No
DLNA certified: Yes
DVB-T2: No
DVD Player / Recorder: No
Electronic Program Guide (EPG):GUIDE Plus+ / Yes
HbbTV: No
HDTV:No / Yes
Loudspeakers: Yes
Media Player:Audio / Audio/Video
PC Streaming:Audio / No
Picture in Picture (PIP):1 Tuner PIP
USB Recording: No
Video-on-Demand (VoD):No / Yes
Web Browser: No
Web Content Access: Yes


CI Plus:No / Yes
DLNA certified: Yes
DVI Interface: No
Ethernet: Yes
Front AV Interface: No
Headphone Output: No
Memory Stick: No
PC Streaming:Audio / No
Secure Digital Card: No
USB: Yes
VGA / D-Sub Interface: Yes
WiFi Connectivity:No / WiFi Ready
YUV Interface: Yes

Dimensions / Weight

VESA Mount:VESA 600 x 400


4K Upscaling: No
Frame Refresh Rate in Hz:600
Frequency:100 Hertz
Full HD: Yes
HD ready: Yes
LED Backlight: No
LED Technology: No

Energy Information

Energy Saving Trust Feature: No

General Features

3D: No
3D Ready: No
3D Technology:Not Applicable
Product Type:Plasma
Screen Format:16:9
Type of Monitor:Plasma