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Samsung UE55F8000
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Samsung UE55F8000

CNET.com.au Editor's Choice Techradar Recommended Trusted Reviews Recommended Pocket Lint Recommended Expert Reviews Best Buy
55" Flat Mar 2013
Screen Size HD Type 3D Compatible Screen Shape Release Date
At Samsung, our job is to deliver the ultimate 'sMART experience to our customers. With our new line-up of SMART TV's we re now taking it to a whole new level. Our SMART TV's deliver a completely... More
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15 Reasons For

Twenty-Two Industry Awards

This television is one of the most highly awarded by expert review sites of all the televisions of this age and spec.

The writers at Digitaltrends.com, Trusted Reviews, Good Gear Guide.com.au, CNET.com.au, Overclockersonline.net, Technlologyx.com and Techradar.com/au/ all thought that this TV was exceptional and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.

The editors of Techradar, Pocket Lint, Pcactual.com and Itc.ua all concluded that concluded that they would endorse this large TV and gave it their "Recommended" award.

This television received a "Highly Recommended" from Hdtvtest.co.uk, Flatpanelshd.com and Avforums.com all of whom thought that this TV was great.

The writers at three additional expert review sites all said that this large TV was a sensible purchase. This TV received a "Best Buy" award from Homecinemachoice.com, Expert Reviews and Itproportal.com.

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Expert Reviews Are Good

Based on fifty-three expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews and Techradar this large TV has an average expert rating of 88%. Experts think this Samsung TV is one of the better large TVs that have been on the market for more than two years.

Owner Reviews Are Excellent

Users have rated this Samsung television as excellent on average.

Samsung Televisions Have Excellent Reviews

On average Samsung large TVs have excellent reviews as do all televisions manufactured by Samsung.

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Has a Built-In Camera

Unlike most of the other similar spec televisions that are a comparable age to the UE55F8000 which do not have a built-in camera, the Samsung UE55F8000 has a built-in camera.

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3D Compatible

The Samsung UE55F8000 is 3D compatible, as are most of the other TVs of this age and type.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The UE55F8000 supports smart TV features, as do most of the other TVs of this spec and age.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The UE55F8000 has a WiFi connection, as do most of the other televisions of a comparable spec and age to the UE55F8000.

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Two Composite Video in Ports

The UE55F8000 has more composite video in ports than most of the TVs that have been available for more than two years. This TV is a two composite video in port television compared to most of the large TVs that are a similar age to the UE55F8000 which only have one composite video in port.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This TV supports 802.11b, 802.11g and 802.11n WiFi standards, which is typical of many TVs of this spec and age.

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Quite Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

At 1,000 hertz, the UE55F8000 has a fairly fast motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to the UE55F8000. The motion interpolation frequencies of large TVs that came out around the same time as the UE55F8000 range from 50Hz to 1,800Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 460Hz.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

At 30 Watts, the UE55F8000 has a quite high RMS rated power compared to most of the other TVs of this age and spec. Across all the large TVs that came out around the same time as the UE55F8000 the RMS rated power range from 7W to 100W.

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3D Comb Filter

This TV has a 3D comb filter, which is the most frequently found comb filter on TVs of a similar spec and age to it.

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1080p Video Mode

This television supports a 1080p video mode, which is the most frequently supported video mode on TVs of a similar spec and age to it.

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Quite Thin

The average thickness of TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the UE55F8000 is 56mm. With a thickness of only 30 millimeters, the Samsung UE55F8000 has one of the thinner thicknesses amongst large TVs of this age.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The Samsung UE55F8000 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other large TVs that were launched around the same time as the UE55F8000 also do not feature OLED technology.

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Quite High Power Consumption in Power Save Mode

At 56 Watts, the UE55F8000 has a quite high power consumption in power save mode compared to most of the other TVs of this age and spec. The average power consumption in power save mode of similar spec televisions that have been on the market for a comparable time to the UE55F8000 is 44W.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Samsung UE55F8000

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on televisions of this spec and age. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when this Samsung television was released.

Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Comb Filter
Motion Interpolation Technology
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Display Resolution
Video Mode
Screen Format Adjustment
Aspect Ratio
3D Technology
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
Display Diagonal
Graphics Resolution
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner
Tuner
Smart TV
App
Audio
Audio System
Subwoofer RMS Power
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Dolby Technology
Audio Decoder
Audio Decoding Technology
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Ethernet LAN Port
RF Port
SCART Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Composite Video in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
DVI Port
HDMI Version
PC in Port
HDMI Port
Consumer Electronics Control
Remote Output Port
Networking
WiFi Standard
Management Features
Smart Mode
On Screen Display Language
OSD Language
Performance
Picture Processing Technology
Design
LED Indicator
Colour
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interface
Swivelling Stand
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Input Frequency
Power Consumption in Power Save Mode
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Maximum Power Consumption
Input Voltage
Certificates
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Package Weight
Package Dimensions
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Height
Packaging Depth
Packaging Width
Packaging Content
3D Glasses Included
Cable Included
Other Features

22 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(78)
22 February 2014

The Samsung F8000 family has celebrated success as the best HDTV available and our investigation supports this. Features such as a Smart Hub with TV Channel Guide, very simple and attractive...

Technlologyx.com

23 January 2014

The Samsung UNF8000 series of LED backlit HDTVs offer solid performance and loads of features in a beautiful streamlined cabinet, but its black levels are mediocre and its ports are awkwardly...

23 January 2014

The Samsung UNF8000 series of LED backlit HDTVs offer solid performance and loads of features in a beautiful streamlined cabinet, but its black levels are mediocre and its ports are awkwardly...

21 January 2014

The Samsung UNF8000 series of LED backlit HDTVs offer solid performance and loads of features in a beautiful streamlined cabinet, but its black levels are mediocre and its ports are awkwardly...

22 November 2013

Samsung's F8000 Series represents an evolutionary leap in the company's LCD TV offerings...

Soundandvision.com

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User Reviews

(20)
Reviewed 28 May 2015 by Arturas63
(Verified Purchase)

SUPPER.

This Samsung smart tv is just amazing and looks awesome, I can honestly say it's the best I have seen. I bought mine in 2013 and it is just great to watch, There's loads of features on it and by... Read more…

Reviewed 17 December 2014 by B. J. Du Cille

The on screen interface is so irritating its not true. There is a lot about the system that is not intuitive to use. The grey remote that comes with a touchpad is not really well designed - for a... Read more…

Reviewed 10 October 2014 by Mr M.A.Collyer
(Verified Purchase)

Really impressive tv just wish their cameras were up to the same standard.

Reviewed 13 May 2014 by Steve Walker
(Verified Purchase)

I looked at this year’s models but I just didn't like or think that the aesthetics were as good. The was also the 4K or Ultra HD models for a bit more dosh, but it will be a while before... Read more…

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Electricity cost when switched on $93.72
Electricity cost when on standby $4.69
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Total running cost over 5 years $98.41
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.63 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 17 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers ue55f8000, ue55f8000s, ue55f8000a, ue55f8000sl, ue55f8000at, ue55f8000slxxc, UE55F8000STXXU, samsung ue55f8000, samsung ue55f8000s, samsung ue55f8000st, samsung ue55f8000sl, samsung ue55f8000slx, samsung ue55f8000stx, samsung ue55f8000slxx, samsung ue55f8000stxx, samsung ue55f8000slxxn, samsung ue55f8000stxxu
Barcodes 08806071207001, 08806085438477, 08806085439023, 08806085444881, 08806085447141, 08806085449053, 08806085457010, 08806085461741
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