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Samsung 50" J5500 Series (UA / UE / UN 50J5500, 50J5502, 50J5505, 50J5550, 50J5570)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 303 reviews of Samsung 50" J5500 Series (UA / UE / UN 50J5500, 50J5502, 50J5505, 50J5550, 50J5570). The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers really like the color and price. The size and image quality are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some mixed comments about the remote control.

usability, image quality, size, price, color

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Samsung 50" J5500 Series (UA / UE / UN 50J5500, 50J5502, 50J5505, 50J5550, 50J5570) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Samsung 50" J5500 Series (UA / UE / UN 50J5500, 50J5502, 50J5505, 50J5550, 50J5570)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 45 user reviews of Samsung 50" J5500 Series (UA / UE / UN 50J5500, 50J5502, 50J5505, 50J5550, 50J5570) from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.com. People really like the durability and sound. The image quality and price are also appreciated. Many are negative about the reliability.

usability, price, image quality, sound, durability

reliability

78% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung UN50J5500 50-Inch 1080p Smart LED TV (2015 Model)Samsung UN50J5500 50-Inch 1080p Smart LED TV (2015 Model)

Dec, 2018

Consumer review (walmart.com)

Perfect

 

I had a Samsung 32in but I wanted to upgrade, so I bought a 50 inch smart tv. Beautiful colors and easy setup. I like to watch baseball and WOW wonderful.

Apr, 2016

Consumer review (walmart.com)

Wonderful Smart TV

 

I love this TV it is very beautiful, and it works great. I mostly have been using it for Netflix and Xbox and they are working wonderfully it was easy to set up too. Overall for the price this is a great TV.

Dec, 2015

Consumer review (walmart.com)

Tv

 

Awesome TV no complaints. Does everything I need great value.

Dec, 2015

Consumer review (walmart.com)

Disappointment

 

How strongly can you say the word "terrible". I couldn't wait to buy this TV. I finally bought one and now I've found myself in touch with the service department for the third time. Just after I turn on the TV I bring up YouTube or Netflix. For some...

Aug, 2015

Consumer review (samsung.us)

Disappointment

 

How strongly can you say the word "terrible". I couldn't wait to buy this TV. I finally bought one and now I've found myself in touch with the service department for the third time. Just after I turn on the TV I bring up YouTube or Netflix. For some...

Bright display

poor streaming

Aug, 2015

Consumer review (samsung.us)

Mostly Great

 

The sound system is lacking, otherwise an awesome investment.

Bright display , Realistic color , Lightweight

Jul, 2015

Consumer review (walmart.com)

Mostly Great

 

The sound system is lacking, otherwise an awesome investment.

Jul, 2015

Consumer review (walmart.com)

This tv quit connecting to the internet

 

I purchased the extended warranty through Samsung. I have been trying for 4 months to get the tv fixed but no luck. I stayed on the phone with Samsung technical support for hours and finally got them to admit that the tv needed repairing. They then...

May, 2015

Consumer review (walmart.com)

UN50J5500AFXZA

 

Uses a lot of data to set up even if you don't set it up as smart TV but otherwise it was an easy operation. stand is very sturdy. Picture is fantastic. So far we have been more than pleased with our new TV.

May, 2015

Consumer review (samsung.us)

UN50J5500AFXZA

 

Uses a lot of data to set up even if you don't set it up as smart TV but otherwise it was an easy operation. stand is very sturdy. Picture is fantastic. So far we have been more than pleased with our new TV.

Built-in speakers , Durable , Realistic color , Lightweight

May, 2015
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Product Specifications

Audio

Audio decoders:Dolby Digital / 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 Plus / DTS Premium Sound 5.1,DTS Studio Sound / DTS Premium Sound 5.1,DTS Studio Sound,Dolby Digital Plus / DTS Studio Sound
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital / Dolby Digital, DTS / DTS
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Built-in subwoofer: No
Dolby technologies: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

Design

Color of product:Black / Black, Silver
LED Indicators: Yes

Display

3D:N / Y
3D compatibility:No / Yes
Aspect Ratio:16:9 / 4:3, 16:9
Color Depth:12
Display brightness:500
Display Diagonal:49.5 / 50
Display Diagonal (metric):49.2
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
Display Technology:LED
Dynamic contrast ratio marketing name:Mega Contrast
HD type:Full HD
High frequency rate:60
Motion interpolation frequency:60
Motion interpolation technology:PQI (Picture Quality Index) / PQI (Picture Quality Index) 300 / PQI (Picture Quality Index) 400 / TruMotion
PQI (Picture Quality Index):300 / 400
Screen format adjustments:4:3, 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:97
Energy efficiency compliance:A+ / Unspecified
Input frequency:60
Input Voltage:110 - 120
Power consumption (max):143 / 148
Power consumption (PowerSave):0.3
Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):148 / 70

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
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: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 / Movie, Natural

Networking

Bluetooth: Yes
Browser supported:Y
Browsing: Yes
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi Direct: Yes

Other Features

Dimming type:Micro Dimming Pro

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:AC / AC, HDMI
Cleaning cloth: Yes
Desktop stand: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Remote Control Type:TM1250A
Warranty card: Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:5.98 / 6
Package height:29.4
Package weight:39.7
Package width:53.6

Performance

Audio formats supported:AAC, AIFF, APE, FLAC, M4A, MID, MIDI, MP3, MPA, OGG, WAV, WMA / AAC, AIFF, APE, FLAC, M4A, MIDI, MP3, MPA, OGG, WAV, WMA / AAC, AIFF, APE, FLAC, MID, MIDI, MP3, MP4, MPA, OGG, WAV, WMA
BD Wise: Yes
Extended PVR: Yes
Game mode:Y / Yes
Image formats supported:BMP, JPEG XR, JPG, MPO, PNG
Local dimming:No / Yes
Optical disc player:N
Optical disc player type:Not included
Picture processing technology:Samsung HyperReal Engine,Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus / Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
Plug and Play: Yes
Processor cores:4
Subtitles function: Yes
Teletext function: Yes
Video compression format:3GP, ASF, AVI, DIVX, FLV, M2TS, MKV, MOV, MP4, MPEG, MPG, MTS, RMVB, TP, TS, VRO, WMV / 3GP, ASF, AVI, DIVX, FLV, M2TS, MKV, MOV, MP4, MPEG, MPG, MTS, SVI, TP, TRP, TS, VOB, VRO, WMV / H.265
Video formats supported:3GP,ASF,AVI,DIVX,FLV,H.263,H.264,H.265,M-JPEG,M2TS,MKV,MOV,MP4,MPEG,MPEG1,MPEG2,MPG,MTS,MVC,SVAF,SVI,TP,TRP,TS,VOB,VP6,VP8,VRO,WMV / 3GP,ASF,AVI,DIVX,FLV,M2TS,MKV,MOV,MP4,MPEG,MPG,MTS,RMVB,TP,TS,VRO,WMV / 3GP,ASF,AVI,DIVX,FLV,M2TS,MKV,MOV,MP4,MPEG,MPG,MTS,SVI,TP,TRP,TS,VOB,VRO,WMV / H.265
Wide Color Enhancer: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) out:1
Audio Return Channel (ARC):Y / Yes
Common interface (CI):No / Yes
Common interface Plus (CI+): Yes
Common interface Plus (CI+) version:1.3
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Composite video in:1
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):Anynet+
Digital audio optical out:1
DVI port:No / Yes
DVI-D ports quantity:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1 / 2
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1 / 2
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:97
Energy efficiency class:A+
Power consumption (max):143 / 148
Power consumption (PowerSave):0.3
Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):70

Smart TV

Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV):Y
Internet TV: Yes
Smart TV: Yes
Timeshift: Yes
Video apps:Netflix

Technical Details

LED backlight: No

TV Tuner

Auto channel search: Yes
Channels quantity:1
Digital signal format system:ATSC / DVB-C, DVB-CI, DVB-CI+, DVB-T / DVB-C, DVB-S2, DVB-T2 / DVB-C, DVB-T / DVB-C, DVB-T2
Tuner Type:Analog / Analog & digital / Digital

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:2.66 / 2.7
Depth (with stand):12.2
Height:25.5
Height (with stand):27.7
Package depth:5.98 / 6
Package height:29.4
Package weight:39.7 / 634.9
Package width:53.6
Weight:27.3 / 436.8
Weight with stand:29.5 / 472
Width:44 / 440.9
Width (with stand):44