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Samsung PS D550 Series 3D Plasma TV (51", 59")

alaTest has collected and analyzed 29 reviews of Samsung PS D550 Series 3D Plasma TV (51", 59"). The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design and sound. The usability and price are also mentioned favorably, but many are critical about the reliability.

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reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Samsung PS D550 Series 3D Plasma TV (51", 59") is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: Matt (tigerdirect.com)

BURN IN OUT OF BOX

 

I bought the open box deal to save myself 500 bucks. Plugged TV in and once the color warmed up something kept catching my eye in the upper left corner. Sure enough there was a Prince of Persia logo burned into the screen. I ran the screen protector...

Feb, 2012

Consumer review by: ÂLynn Foster  (tigerdirect.com)

Best 3D glasses ever!

 

Samsung 3D Battery Operated Active GlassesI love these 3D glasses! They help produce amazing 3D images!

Oct, 2011

Consumer review by:  wordice  (tigerdirect.com)

Great 3D Glasses

 

Samsung 3D Battery Operated Active GlassesThese are some great 3D Glasses. They fit over my prescription glasses with ease unlike the movie theater ones. They are really lightweight also.

Oct, 2011

Consumer review by: ÂRandy  (tigerdirect.com)

3D is soooo cool

 

Samsung 3D Battery Operated Active GlassesMy entire family loves the 3D,3D is soooo cool

Oct, 2011

Consumer review by:  Matt  (tigerdirect.com)

Purchased mine as package with TV

 

Samsung 3D Battery Operated Active GlassesYou cannot go wrong when buying the 3D TV, Bluray and 3D glasses bundle.... you end up saving a ton.

Sep, 2011

Consumer review by:  VinceSr  (tigerdirect.com)

Nice to have extra sets around and thrifty price

 

Samsung 3D Battery Operated Active GlassesThe 3D glasses were easy to set up. Only one button to power on and off. My 7000 connected made the connection right away.

Aug, 2011

Consumer review by:  pumpkin  (tigerdirect.com)

Vivid display

 

Samsung PN64D550 64" 1080p 3D Plasma HDTVthis has the best picture I could hope for. The ota tuner brought in 30 stations that is 8 more than my old stand alone tuner. The 64 inch screen is flawless. The features are easy to find and the on screen...

Jul, 2011

Consumer review by:  pumpkin  (tigerdirect.com)

Vivid display

 

this has the best picture I could hope for. The ota tuner brought in 30 stations that is 8 more than my old stand alone tuner. The 64 inch screen is flawless. The features are easy to find and the on screen displays are very user friendly

Jul, 2011

Consumer review by:  jim  (tigerdirect.com)

Great product

 

Samsung 3D Battery Operated Active Glasseseasy setup. worked right out of the box

Jul, 2011

Consumer review by:  PORN ADKT  (tigerdirect.com)

Did not perform as it should

 

I think my was faulty, the TV was too black almost like it had a burnt bulb, i could not see anything at times. and when it would switch from scene to scene the previous image would stay as a ghost.

Jun, 2011

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:Dolby Digital +, Dolby Pulse, SRS TheaterSound / Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Pulse / SRS TheaterSound
Built-in speaker(s):N / Y
Built-in speakers:No / Yes
Built-in subwoofer: No
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:15 / 20 / 30

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y
DLNA Certified: Yes
Energy Star certified: Yes
Plug and Play: Yes

Display

3D:Y
3D compatibility: Yes
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Color Depth:18
Comb Filter:3D / Digital
Contrast ratio (dynamic):200000:1
Display brightness:500
Display Diagonal:51 / 59 / 64
Display number of colors:262144 colours
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
Dynamic contrast ratio marketing name:Mega Contrast
HD type:Full HD
High frequency rate:600
Noise reduction: Yes
Response Time:0.001
Screen format adjustments:16:9
Supported graphics resolutions:1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported video modes:1080p
Viewable size diagonal:64

Energy Management

AC input voltage:220 - 240
Input frequency:50/60
Power consumption (standby):0.3 / 1
Power consumption (typical):196.7 / 350 / 380

Ergonomics

VESA mounting:N / Y
VESA mounting interfaces:600 x 400

Indication

LED Indicators: Yes
Power LED: Yes
Stand-by LED: Yes

Management Features

Electronic Program Guide (EPG):N
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG): No
Handheld remote control: Yes
Integrated clock: Yes
Number of OSD languages:29
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On/Off timer: Yes
Picture-in-Picture: Yes
Remote Control Type:TM950
Sleep Timer: Yes
Smart modes:Game, Standard

Networking

Ethernet LAN:N / Y
Ethernet LAN connection:No / Yes
Wi-Fi:No / Yes

Packaging Content

Cables included:AC
Manual: Yes

Packaging Data

Box depth:17.3
Box depth (imperial):17.3
Box height:40.3
Box height (imperial):40.3
Box width:64.1
Box width (imperial):64.1
Package depth:13 / 16.9 / 17.3
Package dimensions (WxDxH):58.7 x 16.9 x 37.8
Package height:32.8 / 37.8 / 40.3
Package weight:109.1 / 116.2 / 73.9 / 98.1
Package weight (imperial):109.1
Package width:51.2 / 58.7 / 64.1

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in: Yes
Audio input for DVI: Yes
Common interface (CI): Yes
Common interface Plus (CI+): Yes
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1 / 2
Composite video in:1
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):Anynet+
Digital audio optical out:1
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI ports quantity:2 / 4
HDMI version:1.4
Headphone outputs:1
PC Audio in: Yes
PC in (D-Sub): Yes
RF ports quantity:1
RS-232 port:1
RS-232 ports:1
SCART ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220 - 240
Input frequency:50/60
Power consumption (standby):0.3 / 1
Power consumption (typical):196.7 / 350 / 380

Storage

Card reader integrated: No

Technical Details

Color of product:Black
Game mode: Yes

Teletext

Teletext function: Yes

TV Tuner

Analog signal format system:NTSC
Auto channel search: Yes
Digital signal format system:ATSC / DVB-C, DVB-T
Number of tuners:1
Tuner Type:Analog & digital / Digital

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:2.17 / 2.2 / 2.24
Depth (with stand):12 / 13.2
Height:28.2 / 32.4 / 34.9
Height (with stand):31 / 35.4 / 37.8
Product weight:76.1
Product weight (lb):76.1
Set depth (inch):2.2
Set depth (with stand) (inch):13.2
Set height (inch):34.9
Set height (with stand) (inch):37.8
Set width (inch):58.6
Set width (with stand) (inch):58.6
Weight:48.1 / 66.6 / 76.1
Weight with stand:57.5 / 80 / 89.5
Width:47.1 / 54.3 / 58.6
Width (with stand):47.1 / 54.3 / 58.6