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Samsung UN50HU8550

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An award winning and fully featured 50" 4K TV
50" 4K No 35.55mm May 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date
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Samsung UN50HU8550 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Samsung UN50HU8550 number 100 in 50 inch TVs.
97
Reviews
669 Reviews + 2 Awards
83
Features
Fully-Featured
81
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 81?

It has very good expert reviews and outstanding user reviews with 97% of buyers recommending this TV to others.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer televisions with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest TVs 2018.
This Samsung TV has some great features:
Larger than average display diagonal
UHD 4k standard future proof
Eco sensor
Full web browser
ConnectShare movie
Anynet+
Instant on
Screen mirroring
Smart view 2.0
Quad core processor
Quad screen
Smart remote control
Smart evolution
Voice interaction
4K
S recommendation
Smart hub
Smart TV
Clear motion rate 1200
Wide color enhancer plus
Precision black local dimming
UHD dimming
UHD upscaling
See A picture that's more lifelike
Thinner than average
3D
DTS premium sound | 5.1 decoding

How Big is the Samsung UN50HU8550?

The Samsung UN50HU8550 is 1,115.06mm wide and 645.16mm tall. It is 35.55mm thick and weighs 14.7kg.

Samsung UN50HU8550 front dimensions
Samsung UN50HU8550 size in context

Samsung UN50HU8550 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the UN50HU8550 of 50" is larger than average when compared to most other televisions. It is larger than 66% of all televisions when ranked by this feature. The display diagonals of televisions range from 13" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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4K

4K

The UN50HU8550 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD TV, which is the most common resolution. The best resolution of all televisions is 8K and the worst is HD Ready. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The Samsung UN50HU8550 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although keep in mind that 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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3D

The UN50HU8550 is 3D. 75% of televisions are not 3D.

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Thinner Than Average

The thinnest thickness of televisions is 1.7mm, the thickest is 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm. The Samsung UN50HU8550's thickness of only 35.6mm is thinner than average when compared to most other televisions. It is thinner than 88% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The UN50HU8550 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of TVs.

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Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The UN50HU8550 has a built-in subwoofer, unlike 90% of televisions which do not have a built-in subwoofer.

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Features Voice Control

The Samsung UN50HU8550 features voice control, unlike 86% of TVs which do not feature voice control.

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Higher Than Average Subwoofer RMS Power

The lowest subwoofer RMS power of televisions is 1W, the highest is 70W, and the average subwoofer RMS power is 18W. The UN50HU8550's subwoofer RMS power of 20W is in the highest 19% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Faster Than Average Motion Interpolation Frequency

TVs have motion interpolation frequencies of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 450Hz. The motion interpolation frequency of the UN50HU8550 of 1,200Hz is faster than 92% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UN50HU8550 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 73% of TVs which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the Samsung UN50HU8550 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels TV, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by televisions. In addition, this TV supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. The worst resolution of all TVs is 366 x 768 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2160 pixels.

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Features Motion Control

The Samsung UN50HU8550 features motion control. 97% of TVs do not feature motion control.

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Supports Interactive TV

The UN50HU8550 supports interactive TV, unlike 94% of televisions which do not support interactive TV.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung un50hu8550

Barcodes:

08872769760134

Frequently Asked Questions About the Samsung UN50HU8550

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