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Samsung UN32H5500

$485.00
31.5" Full HD Flat Nov 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type Screen Shape Wi-Fi Release Date $35.32 Electricity cost over 5 years
Five industry awards
Viewing angles are narrow
No 3D mode
15 Reviews + 5 Awards
tomsguide.com Editor's Choice Trusted Reviews Recommended avforums.com Best Buy Expert Reviews Best Buy
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Reviews

Five Industry Awards

Experts in televisions love this television and have given it five awards.

The reviewers at two expert review sites both thought that this TV would make a great purchase. This television received a "Best Buy" award from both Expert Reviews and Avforums.com.

Tomsguide.com and Reviewed.com both concluded that this Samsung TV was terrific and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.

The expert at Trusted Reviews concluded that concluded that they would recommend this television and gave it their "Recommended" award.

Average Expert Reviews

This TV has an average expert rating of 79 out of 100 based on thirteen expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews, Techradar and Digital Versus.

Excellent Brand

Based on 32,219 user and expert reviews (including 3,282 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent ratings for its televisions. Samsung also has excellent ratings specifically for its small display diagonal TVs compared to other manufacturers. 95% of those that bought a Samsung television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Design

Good Product Quality

Four people who bought it agreed that it was good quality. Expertreviews.co.uk rated this TV 9 stars and said on expert website Expert Reviews two years ago “Great picture quality, excellent contrast”. Expert website Pcmag.com wrote “The Samsung UNH5500AFXZA series of midrange LED HDTVs deliver good picture quality.” in their review of this TV. Expert website Hdtvsolutions.com wrote in their Samsung UN32H5500 review “This TV's picture quality is still quite good”.

Solid Performance

One customer mentioned in their reviews that this TV was well made. Goodhousekeeping.com wrote in their review of this TV “Solid performance” .

Easytonavigate Menus

One owner who bought it thought it was easy to use the menus. Goodhousekeeping.com mentioned in their review of the Samsung UN32H5500 two years ago “Easytonavigate menus”. One person reckoned that it had a good interface. Goodhousekeeping.com wrote “Vlotte interface” in their review of this TV but even so they gave the product a rating of 18.8 out of 100.

One customer considered that it was easy to use.

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Elegancki Design

Two owners mentioned in their reviews that this TV was well designed. Goodhousekeeping.com wrote “Elegancki design” nonetheless they only gave the product a rating of 1 stars. Trustedreviews.com mentioned in their review of this TV “Surely it's too good to be true, right? Samsung UE40H5500 – Design and Feat”.

One owner said that the product was good looking. Goodhousekeeping.com wrote “Sleek styling” however they only rated the product 1 stars.

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Display

Good High Def TV

One owner wrote in their reviews that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Two years ago Techradar.com wrote on expert website Techradar “The 48-inch Edge LED Samsung UE48H5500 has the most comprehensive smart TV app platform of all alongside a Full HD panel and a Freeview HD tuner, all for around £500.” in their review of this TV.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The UN32H5500 supports a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best supported display resolution amongst all TVs of this age and spec.

The worst supported display resolution across comparable types of television is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Faithful Colours

Four owners who bought it thought it had good picture quality.

Three owners who reviewed the product reckoned that it had good colour saturation. Goodhousekeeping.com said two years ago “Accurate, natural colours”. Goodhousekeeping.com also said “Faithful colours” in their review.

Three customers considered that it had a good contrast ratio. Goodhousekeeping.com said in their review of the Samsung UN32H5500 “Good contrast ratio”. Goodhousekeeping.com also mentioned “Good overall contrast” in their review. Pcmag.com mentioned on expert website PC Mag three years ago “And its good overall viewing experience won't disappoint, even if its black levels didn't particularly impress in testing”.

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No 3D Mode

One customer who reviewed this TV reckoned that it did not have a good 3D picture quality. Goodhousekeeping.com said in their review of this TV two years ago “No 3D mode” .

Not 3D

The Samsung UN32H5500 is not 3D, although this is within the context that most of the other televisions of a comparable age and type to this TV are also not 3D.

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Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs that came out around the same time as it. 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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Features

Fabulous Smart TV Features

Three customers who bought this TV considered that it had good features. Goodhousekeeping.com wrote “Fabulous Smart TV features”. Goodhousekeeping.com also mentioned “Consumers had an easy time navigating its features” in their review. Expert website Tomsguide.com said in their review of this TV “The 32-inch Samsung UN32H5500 delivers sharp, 1080p video and has useful smart TV features.” and gave the product a rating of 5 stars.

Easytouse Remote

One customer thought the product had a good remote control. Goodhousekeeping.com mentioned in their review of this TV “Easytouse remote” .


Smart TV

Smart Hub Apps

One person considered that it had good apps. Two years ago Goodhousekeeping.com wrote in their review of this TV “Smart Hub apps”.

Has an Internet TV Function

The Samsung UN32H5500 has an internet TV function, unlike most of the other TVs that were released around the same time as this TV which do not have an internet TV function.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The Samsung UN32H5500 supports smart TV features, which is unusual. Most of the other small display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to this TV do not support smart TV features.

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Audio

Good Builtin Speakers

One customer reckoned that it had good sound quality. Goodhousekeeping.com wrote “Good builtin speakers” although they scored it 18.8 out of 100.

Some Noise Over Fine Details

One owner thought this TV was noisy. Goodhousekeeping.com wrote “Some noise over fine details”.

Fairly High RMS Rated Power

At 20 Watts, the UN32H5500 has a quite high RMS rated power compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV. Televisions of a comparable age and spec to this TV have RMS rated powers of between 2W and 40W.

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Unacceptable Noise Level

One owner thought this TV was noisy. Goodhousekeeping.com wrote “Some noise over fine details”.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The UN32H5500 supports Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been available for more than two years which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Has a Wi-Fi Direct

The UN32H5500 has a Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other TVs of this age and type.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The UN32H5500 has an ethernet port, unlike most of the other small display diagonal TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this TV which do not have an ethernet port.

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Performance

Supports BD Wise

The UN32H5500 supports BD Wise, as do most of the other TVs that were launched around the same time as this television.

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Supports Motion Control

The UN32H5500 supports motion control, unlike most of the other TVs of this type and age which do not support motion control.

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Features Local Dimming

The UN32H5500 features local dimming, which is unusual. Most of the other TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this TV do not feature local dimming.

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Packaging Content

Has a Mounting Kit

The UN32H5500 has a mounting kit. Most of the other similar spec televisions that have been around for a comparable time to this television also have a mounting kit.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The UN32H5500 has an energy Star certified. Most of the other small display diagonal TVs that have been around for more than two years also have an energy Star certified.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Samsung UN32H5500 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other TVs of a similar age and spec to this television.

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Weight & Dimensions

Viewing Angles Are Narrow

Two owners who reviewed the product reckoned that it was not thin. Goodhousekeeping.com said two years ago “Overly narrow viewing angles”. Goodhousekeeping.com also wrote “Viewing angles are narrow” in their review.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

Samsung released the UN32H5500 in April 2017.

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