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Samsung 55Q8F Series

alaTest has collected and analyzed 70 reviews of Samsung 55Q8F Series. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviews about the price and design are on the whole positive. The usability and image quality are also appreciated, whereas many are critical about the durability.

sound, image quality, usability, design, price


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Samsung 55Q8F Series is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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Stunning tv


Received the 55 inch Q8F tv as a replacement for my 2015 JS9000 which had a faulty screen. I thought the picture in my old tv was excellent but the new Samsung easily beats it. Sound quality is also good but I run it through a separate sound system....

Jun, 2018

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1st telly lasted 3 days


I brought my orignal one 2 weeks today and only lasted 3 days so had to drive 60mile round trip to get it changed. No problem with it being changed over though great staff in Reading. TV is ok i wouldnt go mad on it but not bad for the price

Jun, 2018

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Great TV


Not put this on the wall yet but the quality and sound are second to none!

Jun, 2018

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First class top range TV for me, looks great.


TV looks and sounds great in our home. All TV features are great. All off our friends are so impressed. The service prior to buying the TV was very professional from the sales team in the Glasgow store.

Jun, 2018

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big screen great colour and definition


Not used it's full potential yet so too early to say now the footie season has closed!

May, 2018

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Great picture and surprisingly good sound.


After lots of different advice from the major stores recommending whatever rep was in on that day I decided to use Richer sounds. I was given really good advice and was shown an equivalent model working. I had a few problems with the tv and the service...

May, 2018

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Great picture


Very happy with this tv. Even looks good when it is off!

Apr, 2018

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Great Picture and Sound


Don't know much about the technical aspects of a television but I know what superior picture and sound are and this Samsung has both. I looked around and found the best and snapped it up.

Apr, 2018

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Great Quality but.....


Picture quality of the t.v is fantastic as always it looks stunning!..... only issue i have with the t.v is the fact it comes with no HDMI ports or Ariel port on the actually t.v as they now come with a one connect! So all my cables that were chased...

Apr, 2018

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Great Picture


Cannot believe the picture. The detail is outstanding, the colours so bright and deep.

Mar, 2018

Product Specifications


Audio decoders:Dolby Digital / DTS / DTS,Dolby Digital
Audio decoding technologies:Dolby Digital Plus / DTS Premium Sound 5.1,Dolby Digital Plus
Audio system:4.2 / 4.2 ch
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in subwoofer:Y
Multiroom audio technology:Samsung Multiroom Link
Number of Speakers:2 / 4
RMS rated power:40


Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y


Color of product:Silver
LED Indicators:Y
Product color:Silver
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:400 x 400


Aspect Ratio:16:9
Color Depth:10
Display Diagonal:55
Display Diagonal (metric):54.3
Display Resolution:3840 x 2160
Display Technology:OLED / QLED
Dynamic contrast ratio marketing name:Mega Contrast
HD type:4K Ultra HD
Motion interpolation technology:Auto Motion Plus / PQI (Picture Quality Index) / PQI (Picture Quality Index) 3100
PQI (Picture Quality Index):3100
Screen format adjustments:16:9
Screen shape:Flat
Supported graphics resolutions:1920 x 1080 (HD 1080),3840 x 2160 / 3840 x 2160
Supported video modes:720p,960p,1080p,2160p


VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:400 x 400

Management Features

Auto power off:Y
ECO mode:Y
Electronic Program Guide (EPG):Y
Number of OSD languages:27
On Screen Display (OSD):Y
On/Off timer:Y
Sleep Timer:Y
Smart modes:Movie / Movie, Natural
Voice control:Y


Bluetooth profiles:HID
Ethernet LAN:Y
Web browser:Y
Wi-Fi Direct:Y

Other Features

User Guide on CD-ROM:Y

Packaging Content

Batteries included:Y
Cables included:AC / AC, Optical
Cleaning cloth:Y
Handheld remote control:Y
Remote Control Type:TM1790A
Warranty card:Y

Packaging Data

Package depth:6.69
Package height:32.2
Package weight:62.8
Package width:55.9


Auto Depth Enhancer:N
ConnectShare (HDD):Y
ConnectShare (USB):Y
Digital Clean View:Y
Dimming type:Micro UHD
Extended PVR:Y
Game mode:Y
HDMI Quick Switch:Y
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI):Y
Instant On:Y
Local dimming:Y
Logical Channel Number (LCN):Y
MBR support:Y
Peak Illuminator Pro:Y
Picture processing technology:Samsung Auto Motion Plus / Samsung Auto Motion Plus,Samsung Contrast Enhancer,Samsung Ultra Clean View / Samsung Auto Motion Plus,Samsung Q Colour,Samsung Q Contrast,Samsung Q Engine / Samsung Q Colour,Samsung Q Contrast / Samsung Q Engine
Processor cores:4
Quantum dot color technology:Y
Satellite Channel Router (SatCR) compatible:Y
Subtitles function:Y
Teletext function:Y
Voice control:Y

Ports & interfaces

Audio Return Channel (ARC):Y
Common interface (CI):Y
Common interface Plus (CI+):Y
Common interface Plus (CI+) version:1.3
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):Anynet+
Digital audio optical out:1
DVI port:N
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:4
HDMI Quick Switch:Y
One Connect port:Y
PC in (D-Sub):N
RF ports quantity:3 / 4
RS-232C ports:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption:194
Energy efficiency class:B
Power consumption (max):180
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):140

Smart TV

Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV):Y
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV) version:1.0 / 2.1
Internet TV:Y
Lifestyle apps:Samsung Smart View
Music apps:Deezer, Spotify
my Home Screen:Y
Screen mirroring:Y
Smart modes:Game, Movie, Music
Smart TV:Y
Video apps:Amazon Prime Video,NetFlix,YouTube

Technical Details

Dolby technologies:DTS,Dolby Digital Plus
RF input:1

TV Tuner

Auto channel search:Y
Digital signal format system:DVB-C,DVB-S2 / DVB-C,DVB-S2,DVB-T2 / DVB-C,DVB-S2,DVB-T2 HD
Number of tuners:2
Satellite Channel Router (SatCR) compatible:Y
Tuner Type:Analog & digital
Twin tuner:Y

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.76 / 1.77
Depth (with stand):11.2
Height (with stand):31
Weight with stand:47.6
Width (with stand):48.2