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Samsung UE50J5500

74

Overall Score

Samsung UE50J5500

Samsung UE50J5500
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A very economical to run and fully featured 50" Full HD TV, with many positive recommendations
50" Full HD No 67.5mm Jul 2015 A+
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Samsung UE50J5500 Review

With low running costs and excellent features, we have ranked the Samsung UE50J5500 number 321 in 50 inch TVs.
80
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Running Costs
$71 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has excellent user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this TV to others.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest televisions 2018.
It has running costs of $71 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,388 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
This Samsung TV has some great features:
Larger than average display diagonal
3D
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports screen mirroring
Powerful quad core processor for faster performance
More vibrant colours for better images
Bringing a full multimedia experience into your living room
Watch movies from your USB

What is This TV Best Used For?

74
Watching Films
Very Good
73
Watching Sport
Very Good
78
Playing Games
Very Good

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Samsung UE50J5500 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The UE50J5500 is typical compared to the other 4,388 TVs that we have assessed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the UE50J5500 will cost $71 over 5 years to run.

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Features

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many televisions. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Samsung UE50J5500 of 50" is larger than average when compared to most other televisions. It is in the largest 34% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of televisions is 13", the largest is 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The UE50J5500 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although this is within the context that 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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3D

The UE50J5500 is 3D. 75% of televisions are not 3D.

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Thicker Than Average

The thinnest thickness of televisions is 1.7mm, the thickest is 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm. The thickness of the UE50J5500 of 67.5mm is thicker than average when compared to most other televisions. It is thicker than 67% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The UE50J5500 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of televisions also support Wi-Fi.

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Does Not Have an Optical Disc Player

The UE50J5500 does not have an optical disc player. 99% of TVs also do not have an optical disc player.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The Samsung UE50J5500 supports screen mirroring, unlike 84% of TVs which do not support screen mirroring.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UE50J5500 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 73% of televisions do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports Netflix

The Samsung UE50J5500 has a greater number of video apps than most TVs. This television supports Netflix, which is the most frequently supported video app supported by TVs.

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Features Extended PVR

The UE50J5500 features extended PVR. 87% of televisions do not feature extended PVR.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The UE50J5500 supports Picture-in-Picture, which is unusual. 78% of televisions do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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Supports BD Wise

The Samsung UE50J5500 supports BD Wise, unlike 92% of televisions which do not support BD Wise.

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Features Local Dimming

The Samsung UE50J5500 features local dimming, unlike 76% of TVs which do not feature local dimming.

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Supports Timeshift

The Samsung UE50J5500 supports timeshift. 82% of televisions do not support timeshift.

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Energy Star Certified

The UE50J5500 is Energy Star certified, unlike 83% of televisions which are not Energy Star certified.

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Very Slow High Frequency Rate

The high frequency rate of the UE50J5500 of only 60Hz is slower than average when compared to most other televisions. It is in the slowest 25% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. TVs have high frequency rates of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 250Hz.

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Has an ECO Mode

The Samsung UE50J5500 has an ECO mode, unlike 91% of TVs which do not have an ECO mode.

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Has a DVI Port

The UE50J5500 has a DVI port, which is unusual. 96% of televisions do not have a DVI port.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The UE50J5500 has a PC in (D-Sub) port. 71% of TVs do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung ue50j5500akxxu, ue50j5500aw

Barcodes:

08806086612869, 08806086620659, 08806086632263, 08806086634106, 08806086636117

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