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Samsung 48" J5500 Series (UA / UE / UN 48J5500, 48J5502, 48J5505, 48J550D, 48J5510, 48J5512, 48J5515, 48J5530, 48J5550, 48J5570, 48J5572, 48J5580)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 652 reviews of Samsung 48" J5500 Series (UA / UE / UN 48J5500, 48J5502, 48J5505, 48J550D, 48J5510, 48J5512, 48J5515, 48J5530, 48J5550, 48J5570, 48J5572, 48J5580). The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviews about the color and price are overall positive. The size and image quality also get good feedback, whereas some have doubts about the remote control. There are some mixed comments about the energy efficiency.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Samsung 48" J5500 Series (UA / UE / UN 48J5500, 48J5502, 48J5505, 48J550D, 48J5510, 48J5512, 48J5515, 48J5530, 48J5550, 48J5570, 48J5572, 48J5580) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung 48" J5500 Series (UA / UE / UN 48J5500, 48J5502, 48J5505, 48J550D, 48J5510, 48J5512, 48J5515, 48J5530, 48J5550, 48J5570, 48J5572, 48J5580)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 35 user reviews of Samsung 48" J5500 Series (UA / UE / UN 48J5500, 48J5502, 48J5505, 48J550D, 48J5510, 48J5512, 48J5515, 48J5530, 48J5550, 48J5570, 48J5572, 48J5580) 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 products in the same category on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the price and sound. The usability and image quality are also appreciated.

image quality, usability, sound, price

94% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung 48J5500 Smart Full HD 1080p 48 Inch TVSamsung 48J5500 Smart Full HD 1080p 48 Inch TV

Dec, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Samsung 48" J5500 Series (UA / UE / UN 48J5500, 48J5502, 48J5505, 48J550D, 48J5510, 48J5512, 48J5515, 48J5530, 48J5550, 48J5570, 48J5572, 48J5580)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 73 user reviews of Samsung 48" J5500 Series (UA / UE / UN 48J5500, 48J5502, 48J5505, 48J550D, 48J5510, 48J5512, 48J5515, 48J5530, 48J5550, 48J5570, 48J5572, 48J5580) from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.com. People really like the sound and design. The price and usability are also appreciated, whereas opinions about the size and remote control are mixed.

image quality, usability, price, design, sound

89% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung UN48J5500 48-Inch 1080p 60 Smart LED TVSamsung UN48J5500 48-Inch 1080p 60 Smart LED TV

Dec, 2018

Expert review by (lcdtvbuyingguide.com)

Samsung UN48J5500 Smart LED TV

 

On the positive side, I think the J5500 has good color rendition after calibration. There are also lots of picture setting options to choose from. We recommend the movie setting to start. Upgraded picture quality features on the J5500 include a wide...

The biggest problem with the J5500 TVs picture quality. Color and contrast degrade pretty early at about 20 degrees off center and it quickly gets worse from there. The amount of “wash out” is also more severe than LED TVs with a clearer coat (ie more...

Consumer review (abt.com)

Happy with my new Samsung

 

TV was easy to set up and was watching in no time. Picture is great.

Easy To Set Up ; Great Picture Quality

Aug, 2015

Consumer review (abt.com)

tv

 

Good tv for price. Used mainly for kids gaming room

Easy To Set Up ; Energy Efficient

Hard to read back of TV

Jun, 2015

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

48" Smart TV

 

The tv is OK but when you use the web you are inundated with adverts and you cannot install an adblock so I have bought a firestick

Sep, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

great all rounder

 

When my tv blew up and had to replace it i was looking for a great deal from Samsung which ticked all the boxes on my wish list. Having most electricals from Samsung i know the quality and build are second to non. The prices are very competitive and...

Aug, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Excellent

 

This TV has many great features and shows good performance.The TV is worth every penny.The design is beautiful and my overall rating is brilliant!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Jul, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Just what I was looking for!

 

" I've been looking for a new tv for a few months now and read several reviews on this model, I also compared it against a curved and 4K but decided this tv suited me needs best. Set up was quick and easy and I have been pleased with the tv so far. "

Jun, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Samsung UE48J5500A 48 Inch Full HD Smart TV

 

" Excellent Picture. Excellent Conectivity. Good Sound Quality. Looks good. Excellent service from Argos. "

Jun, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Smashing Set

 

" A great television for the price. You can never go wrong with Samsung but this set has a terrific picture straight out of the box, but also has enough setting adjustments to get the picture just how you like it. The sound is also a lot better than...

May, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

tv

 

" Very good tv, pichure and sound very good, would recommend "

May, 2016

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio decoders:Dolby Digital,DTS / DTS
Audio decoding technologies:Dolby Digital Plus,DTS Premium Sound 5.1,DTS Studio Sound / DTS Premium Sound 5.1,Dolby Digital DTS / DTS Premium Sound 5.1,Dolby Digital Plus,DTS Studio Sound / DTS Premium Sound 5.1,DTS Studio Sound / DTS Premium Sound 5.1,DTS Studio Sound,Dolby Digital Plus
Audio system:DTS Studio Sound / HD
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital, DTS / DTS
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Built-in subwoofer: No
Dolby technologies:Dolby Digital Plus, DTS Premium Sound 5.1, DTS Studio Sound / DTS Premium Sound 5.1, DTS Studio Sound
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:20

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y
DLNA Certified: Yes
Energy Star certified:No / Yes
Green (Eco) compliant:Y

Design

Color of product:Black / Black, Silver / Silver, Black / Silver, White / White
LED Indicators: Yes
VESA mounting:Y

Display

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Contrast ratio (dynamic):Mega Contrast
Display Diagonal:47.6 / 48
Display Diagonal (metric):42.9 / 47.6
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
Dynamic contrast ratio marketing name:Mega Contrast
HD type:Full HD
High frequency rate:60
Motion interpolation frequency:400
Motion interpolation technology:PQI (Picture Quality Index) / PQI (Picture Quality Index) 300 / PQI (Picture Quality Index) 400
PQI (Picture Quality Index):300 / 400
Screen format adjustments:16:9
Screen shape:Flat
Supported graphics resolutions:1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported video modes:1080p

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60 / 60
AC input voltage:110 - 120 / 220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption:92
Energy efficiency compliance:A+ / Unspecified
Input frequency:60
Input Voltage:110 - 120
Power consumption (max):118 / 127
Power consumption (PowerSave):127
Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):66

Ergonomics

On/Off switch: Yes
Smartphone remote support: Yes
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:15.7 x 15.7 / 400 x 400

Management Features

Auto power off: Yes
ECO mode: Yes
Electronic Program Guide (EPG):Y
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG): Yes
Number of OSD languages:27 / 3
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:ALB, BOS, BUL, CRO, CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, EST, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, LAV, LIT, MAC, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, SER, SLK, SLV, SWE / BUL, CRO, CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, EST, FIN, FRE, GRE, HEB, HUN, ITA, KAZ, LAV, LIT, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, RUS, SER, SLK, SLV, TUR, UKR / ENG, ESP, FRE
On/Off timer: Yes
Picture-in-Picture: Yes
Sleep Timer: Yes
Smart modes:Game, Movie, Natural, Sports / Game, Movie, Sports / Game, Sports, Movie / Movie, Natural, Sports

Networking

Bluetooth: Yes
Browser supported:Y
Browsing: Yes
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Near Field Communication (NFC): Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi Direct: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11ac

Other Features

Aerial input:2
Dimming type:Micro Dimming Pro
Presence of lead: Yes

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:AC
Desktop stand: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:12.5 / 29.4 / 5.91
Package height:27 / 29.4 / 5.91
Package weight:33.7
Package width:42.4 / 51.7

Performance

Audio formats supported:AAC, AIFF, ALAC, APE, FLAC, M4A, MID, MIDI, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA / AAC, AIFF, APE, FLAC, M4A, MIDI, MP3, MPA, OGG, WAV, WMA
BD Wise: Yes
BD Wise Plus:Y
Channel list copy function:Y
Clock function: Yes
ConnectShare (HDD):Y
ConnectShare (USB):Y
Extended PVR: Yes
Game mode: Yes
Instant On:Y
Local dimming:No / Yes
Logical Channel Number (LCN):Y
Multi-Room:Y
Picture processing technology:Samsung Wide Color Enhancer / Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
Processor cores:4
Satellite Channel Router (SatCR) compatible:Y
Subtitles function: Yes
Teletext function: Yes
Teletext standards:mega TTX
Video compression format:3GP, ASF, AVI, DIVX, FLV, M2TS, MKV, MOV, MP4, MPEG, MPG, MTS, RMVB, TP, TS, VRO, WMV / SVAF, DIVX WEBM, 3GP, ASF, ASP, AVI, DIVX, FLV, H.263, H.264, H.265, M-JPEG, M2TS, MKV, MOV, MP4, MPEG, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, MPEG4-SP, MPG, MTS, MVC, PS, RMVB, RV, SVI, TP, TRP, TS, VC-1, VOB, VP6, VP8, VRO, WEBM, WMV, WMV7, WMV8, WMV9
Video formats supported:3GP,ASF,AVI,DIVX,FLV,M2TS,MKV,MOV,MP4,MPEG,MPG,MTS,RMVB,TP,TS,VRO,WMV / SVAF,DIVX WEBM,3GP,ASF,ASP,AVI,DIVX,FLV,H.263,H.264,H.265,M-JPEG,M2TS,MKV,MOV,MP4,MPEG,MPEG1,MPEG2,MPEG4,MPEG4-SP,MPG,MTS,MVC,PS,RMVB,RV,SVI,TP,TRP,TS,VC-1,VOB,VP6,VP8,VRO,WEBM,WMV,WMV7,WMV8,WMV9
Wide Color Enhancer: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) in:1
Audio (L,R) out:1
Audio Return Channel (ARC): Yes
Common interface (CI):No / Yes
Common interface Plus (CI+):No / Yes
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
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:3
Headphone outputs:1
MHL version:1.3
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL):Y
PC in (D-Sub):No / Yes
RF ports quantity:1 / 2
RS-232 port:1
RS-232 ports:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2

Power

AC input frequency:50/60 / 60
AC input voltage:110 - 120 / 220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption:92
Energy efficiency class:A+
Power consumption (max):118 / 127
Power consumption (PowerSave):127
Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):66

Smart TV

Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV):Y
Internet TV:No / Yes
Lifestyle apps:Google Apps, Samsung Smart View, Skype
News apps:BBC
Screen mirroring:Y
Smart TV: Yes
Timeshift: Yes
Video apps:Netflix / YuppTV,NetFlix,Vimeo,YouTube

Technical Details

Automatic device recognition:Y
Briefing On TV:Y
Dolby technologies:DTS Premium Sound 5.1
LED backlight: Yes
Multi-Room:Y
Screen TV transmission to mobile device:Y
TV design:R Chamfer
TV Sound Connect:Y
Wake-on-LAN:Y

TV Tuner

Analog signal format system:NTSC
Auto channel search: Yes
Digital signal format system:ATSC / DVB-C, DVB-S2, DVB-T2 / DVB-C, DVB-T / DVB-C, DVB-T2 / DVB-T, DVB-C / DVB-T2, DVB-C
Tuner Type:Analog / Analog & digital

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:2.6 / 2.64 / 2.65 / 24.6
Depth (with stand):12.2 / 12.6
Height:2.64 / 24.4 / 24.6
Height (with stand):26.8 / 27
Package depth:12.6 / 29.4 / 5.91
Package height:27 / 29.4 / 5.91
Package weight:33.7 / 539.2 / 539.7
Package width:42.4 / 51.7
Weight:24.9 / 398.4 / 398.6
Weight with stand:27.1 / 433.6 / 433.9
Width:42.4
Width (with stand):42.4 / 46.3