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Samsung TVs Have Good Reviews
Based on 22,708 owner and expert reviews, Samsung has good reviews for its TVs. Samsung also has good reviews specifically within its mid-size TVs range compared to other brands.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many televisions that have been available for a comparable time to it.
Two RF Ports
Most latest TVs have between one and two RF ports, including the UN48J5000 which has two RF ports.
This television has an Analog & Digital tuner, which is typical of many TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
6 Reasons Against
Does Not Have a WiFi Connection
The Samsung UN48J5000 does not have a WiFi connection, unlike most of the other mid-size TVs that were launched in the last 12 months which have a WiFi connection.
Does Not Support Smart TV Features
The Samsung UN48J5000 does not support smart TV features, although it is worth noting that most of the other mid-size TVs that were launched in the last year also do not support smart TV features.
Not 3D Compatible
Like most of the other mid-size TVs that were released around the same time as the UN48J5000, the UN48J5000 is not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Most latest mid-size TVs do not have a built-in camera. The UN48J5000 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.
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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency
Across all the latest mid-size TVs the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 1,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 220Hz. The UN48J5000 has one of the slower motion interpolation frequencies (only 60 hertz) amongst TVs of this age.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Most mid-size TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the UN48J5000 do not feature OLED technology. The UN48J5000 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.
3 Other reasons to consider the Samsung UN48J5000
Released Eleven Months Ago
It was eleven months ago when this TV was released.
Full HD HD Type
The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that were released 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.
With a thickness of 61 millimeters, the UN48J5000 has a relatively average thickness compared to most of the other similar spec televisions that were launched around the same time as the UN48J5000.
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Motion Interpolation Frequency
1920 x 1080
Supported Graphics Resolutions
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Digital Signal Format System
Analog, Analog & Digital, Digital
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Audio Decoding Technologies
DTS Premium Sound 5.1, DTS Studio Sound, Dolby MS10
Ports & Interfaces
RF Ports Quantity
Digital Audio Optical Out
Composite Video in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
On Screen Display (OSD)
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
ENG, ESP, FRE
Number of OSD Languages
Picture Processing Technology
Samsung Wide Color Enhancer, Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
Media Mike would recommend the Samsung UN48J5000 (Verified Purchase)
This TV is great and the price was even better! Couldn't have asked for a better solution to a room that was lacking. Quality picture and thin form factor makes it look great when mounted.
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.51 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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