Three people who reviewed the product reckoned that it had good apps. In April last year Adrian mentioned on Amazon “Plenty of 'good' apps, then DO NOT BUY a Samsung TV” however despite that he only gave the Samsung UE48JS8500 a score of 3 stars out of 5. Adiepie scored it a maximum of 5 stars and mentioned in their review of this TV on Johnlewis.com “There now seems to be a full complement of Smart apps, with new ones appearing all the time”.
Two owners who bought the product reckoned that it was good for watching on demand TV. Johnlewis.com said “Amazon Prime” and scored the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars. One owner who purchased it concluded that it was good for watching YouTube on. Two years ago Johnlewis.com said “Netflix And Youtube” in their review of this TV.
One owner thought this TV was good for recording TV. Adrian wrote on Amazon “A TV with 'good' recording capabilities” although he gave the product a rating of 60 out of 100.
One owner who reviewed it reckoned that it was good for watching Freeview TV. Adrian mentioned on Amazon “The HD Freeview channels are great” in his review of this TV.