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Samsung Curved 55HU8500 Series (UA55HU8500 / UE55HU8500 / UN55HU8500)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 398 reviews of Samsung Curved 55HU8500 Series (UA55HU8500 / UE55HU8500 / UN55HU8500). The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other TVs for all reviews. Reviews about the remote control and sound are overall positive. The usability and design also get good reviews, whereas there are some mixed reviews about the price. There are some negative opinions 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 Curved 55HU8500 Series (UA55HU8500 / UE55HU8500 / UN55HU8500) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 96/100 = Excellent quality.

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Review analysis

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung Curved 55HU8500 Series (UA55HU8500 / UE55HU8500 / UN55HU8500)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 42 user reviews of Samsung Curved 55HU8500 Series (UA55HU8500 / UE55HU8500 / UN55HU8500) from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the price and sound. The usability and design also get good feedback, but some have doubts about the reliability.

image quality, design, usability, sound, price

reliability

93% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung UE55HU8500 55inch 3D Curved LED 4K Ultra HD SMART TV Web CameraTv Samsung UE55HU8500 UHD 4k

Jul, 2015

Recommended by TR

Expert review by: John Archer (trustedreviews.com)

Samsung UE55HU8500

 

Pretty much as good as 55-inch TVs get if you don't mind the curve

Superb contrast-rich picture quality ; Content-rich smart TV platform ; There can be benefits to the curve

There can be issues with the curve ; Slightly high input lag ; It's not cheap

One other thing we highly recommend is that you use the TV’s Cinema Black feature on its low or likely Mid setting. This does a great job of getting rid of any residual light ‘jets’ that might still be sneaking into the black bars you get above and...

Oct, 2014

Consumer review by: Mike (reevoo.com)

Samsung UE55HU8500

 

Stunning colour and clarity

Buy an AVamp

Nov, 2014

Product Specifications

Configuration

2D to 3D Conversion: Yes
Application Store:No / Yes
DVB-C:DVB-C (MPEG4)
DVB-S:DVB-S2 (HD)
DVB-T:DVB-T (MPEG4)
DVB-T2:No / Yes
DVD Player / Recorder: No
Electronic Program Guide (EPG): Yes
HbbTV: Yes
Processor Cores:Quad-core
USB Recording: Yes
Video-on-Demand (VoD): Yes
Web Browser: Yes
Web Content Access: Yes

Connectivity

CI Plus:No / Yes
DLNA certified: Yes
HDMI: Yes
USB: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes

Dimensions / Weight

VESA Mount:VESA 400 x 400

Display

4K Upscaling: Yes
Frame Refresh Rate in Hz:1200
Full HD: Yes
HD ready: Yes
LED Backlight:Direct LED / Yes
LED Technology:Direct LED

Energy Information

Energy Efficiency Class (EU):B / Unknown
Power Switch: No

General Features

3D: Yes
3D Technology:Shutter Glasses
Product Type:LCD
Screen Format:16:9
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