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Samsung UN55H8000

$1,863.87
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55" Full HD Curved Sep 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D Screen Shape Release Date
Three industry awards
Good technical features
Relatively expensive
24 Reviews + 3 Awards
Trusted Reviews Recommended avforums.com Recommended hdtvtest.co.uk Recommended
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Reviews

Three Industry Awards

This TV was given a "Recommended" award by Trusted Reviews, Hdtvtest.co.uk and Avforums.com all of whom concluded that this Samsung TV was good.

Expert Reviews Are Average

This Samsung TV has an average expert rating of 78% based on seventeen expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Techradar, Pocket Lint and Digital Versus.

Excellent Brand

Based on 32,219 expert and user reviews (including 816 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent ratings for its TVs. Samsung also has excellent ratings specifically for its large display diagonal televisions compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Good Technical Features

Four people said in their reviews that it had good features. Expert website Lcdtvbuyingguide.com said in their review of this TV “It's a curved screen with the best picutre quality features for a 1080p display in Samsung's 2014 lineup”.

Nice Stand

One person wrote that it had a good stand. Three years ago Cnet.co.uk gave it a rating of 5 stars and wrote on expert website CNET.co.uk “Its curved screen immediately makes it stand out from the crowd”.

Effective Motion Controller

Two people who reviewed it concluded that it had a good remote control. Digital Versus wrote in their review of this TV two years ago “Effective motion controller” although they gave the product a rating of 17.6 out of 100.


Design

Great Design Giant Size

Five owners mentioned in their reviews that the product was good looking. Three years ago Gadgetshow.channel5.com said “Samsung's UE65H8000 is a gorgeous television set that will no doubt look the business in your living room” in their review of the Samsung UN55H8000. Expert website Hdtvtest.co.uk mentioned “There were times when we looked at the lush, beautiful picture put out by the Samsung UE55H8000”. Cnet.co.uk said on expert review site CNET.co.uk three years ago “Supremely stylish and bursting with features”.

Three people mentioned in their reviews that it was well designed. Digital Versus wrote two years ago “Its curvy nature and stylish design means it also looks the business” in their review of this TV but they only rated it 1 stars. Expert review site Reviewed.com wrote three years ago “It's that the design flourish adds notably to the price you pay” in their review of the Samsung UN55H8000.

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Easy to Use Smart TV System

One person said in their reviews that the Samsung UN55H8000 was easy to use. Digital Versus said “Easy to use smart TV system”. One person mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to use the menus. Digital Versus wrote two years ago “Fluidez nos menus”.

Impressive Contrast Combined With Solid, Yet Detailed Blacks

Two owners who reviewed the product agreed that it was well made. Digital Versus said “Impressive contrast combined with solid, yet detailed blacks”. Expert website Reviewed.com wrote “A very solid TV—but you're paying for the curve If reviewing multiple curved TVs has taught me anything” .

Good Sound Quality

Six people who reviewed the product concluded that it was good quality. Digital Versus wrote “Good sound quality” in their review of the Samsung UN55H8000 however they only scored it 17.6 out of 100. Digital Versus also mentioned “Excellent 2D and 3D picture quality” in their review. Digital Versus also mentioned “The Samsung U 55 8000 produces beautiful pictures when viewed in brighter rooms, has an excellent smart TV system and its audio quality is good too” in their review.


Audio

Good Sound Quality

Two owners considered that the Samsung UN55H8000 had good sound quality.

Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The UN55H8000 has a built-in subwoofer. Most of the other TVs that have been available for more than two years also have a built-in subwoofer.

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Weight & Dimensions

Great Design Giant Size

One owner wrote in their reviews that this TV was a big size. Two years ago Digital Versus wrote “Great design giant size” but they gave it a rating of 1 stars.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The Samsung UN55H8000 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other TVs that were launched around the same time as this television.

We compared this television to all the other TVs which support Wi-Fi and we think the UN55ES8000F, and the UE55ES8090 both from Samsung or the LG 55LB870 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has a Wi-Fi Direct

The UN55H8000 has a Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other televisions of this type and age.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The Samsung UN55H8000 has an ethernet port. Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV also have an ethernet port.

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Smart TV

Has All UK Catchup TV Services

One owner said that the product was good for watching on demand TV. Digital Versus wrote two years ago “Has all UK catchup TV services”. One customer thought it had good apps. Digital Versus mentioned in their review of this TV two years ago “Smart Hub apps”.

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the product was good for watching Freeview TV. Digital Versus said in their Samsung UN55H8000 review two years ago “Freeview HD Freesat HD tuners”.

One customer who reviewed it said that it had great smart functions. Digital Versus wrote “Smart Controller, smart functions” although they only gave it a rating of 17.6 out of 100.

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Has an Internet TV Function

The Samsung UN55H8000 has an internet TV function, as do most of the other TVs that have been available for a similar time to this TV.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The UN55H8000 supports smart TV features, as do most of the other large display diagonal televisions that were released around the same time as this television.

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Performance

Supports Motion Control

The Samsung UN55H8000 supports motion control, as do most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to this TV.

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Features Voice Control

The Samsung UN55H8000 features voice control. Most of the other televisions of a similar spec and age to this TV also feature voice control.

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Supports BD Wise

The Samsung UN55H8000 supports BD Wise. Most of the other TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to this TV also support BD Wise.

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Has a Game Mode

The UN55H8000 has a game mode, as do most of the other televisions that are a comparable age to this television.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The UN55H8000 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been around for more than two years also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Packaging Content

Features 3D Glasses Included

The UN55H8000 features 3D glasses included, as do most of the other TVs that were launched around the same time as this television.

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Display

Good High Def TV

Ten owners who reviewed the product concluded that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Expert website Avforums.com said in their review of this TV “With all the manufacturers placing greater emphasis on Ultra HD 4K this year, there's a danger that their Full HD line-up might get left behind” and scored it 7 stars. Expert review site Reviewed.com said in their review of the Samsung UN55H8000 “The Samsung UN55H8000 (MSRP $2,899) is a high-end Full HD 1080p option that's smart, 3D capable”. Three years ago expert review site Hdtvtest.co.uk wrote “As TV manufacturers seek to boost sales of 4K Ultra HD televisions which command higher margins, they are reserving all their best features” and gave it a rating of 5 stars.

3D Com Boa Imerso

Six people mentioned in their reviews that this TV had a good 3D picture quality. Digital Versus wrote “No crosstalk in 3D mode”. Digital Versus also said “3D com boa imerso” in their review. Digital Versus also mentioned “Rendu 3D quasi exempt de ddoublements d'image (crosstalk” in their review.

Good Contrast

Three people mentioned in their reviews that this TV had a good contrast ratio. Digital Versus wrote in their review of this TV two years ago “Good blacks and contrast ratio” .

Three owners who reviewed it considered that it had good picture quality. Digital Versus wrote in their review of this TV “Picture quality is great”. Expert review site Gadgetshow.channel5.com scored the product 8 stars and mentioned in their review of the Samsung UN55H8000 “The curved 65-inch LCD UE65H8000 TV, which promises top notch image quality and plenty of bang for your wallet-crunching buck”.

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Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on televisions that have been around for more than two years. 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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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was April 2017 when Samsung released the UN55H8000.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung un55h8000afxza
Barcodes 00887276673950, 00887276679891

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