Samsung UE55JS8500 vs Samsung UE55JU7500

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Samsung UE55JS8500
Samsung UE55JU7500

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
2 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
A bit better user reviews
The average user review score of the Samsung UE55JS8500 is 95% based on 22 reviews, but the average rating of the Samsung UE55JU7500 is 92% (based on 10 reviews).
6 Reasons For
34% lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE55JU7500 is a 115kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 39kWh lower than the Samsung UE55JS8500 (115kWh). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

Lighter Edit
Samsung UE55JU7500 is 17.4kg heavy. That's 3.5kg lighter than the Samsung UE55JS8500 (17.4kg). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

£300 cheaper
The Samsung UE55JU7500 is £300 cheaper than the Samsung UE55JS8500.
Cheaper to run by £44.87
The Samsung UE55JU7500 is £44.87 cheaper to run than the Samsung UE55JS8500 over five years. Read more
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE55JU7500 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Samsung UE55JS8500 is "A".
Expert reviews are a bit better
Based on 9 expert reviews, the Samsung UE55JU7500 has an average review score of 86%, whereas the Samsung UE55JS8500 has an average rating of 83% (based on 14 reviews).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
39kWh higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE55JS8500 has an annual energy consumption of 154kWh, but the Samsung UE55JU7500 is a 115kWh annual energy consumption TV (39kWh lower). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

17% heavier Edit
The Samsung UE55JS8500 has a weight of 20.9kg, however the Samsung UE55JU7500 is a 17.4kg heavy TV (3.5kg lighter). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

More expensive by £300
The Samsung UE55JS8500 is £300 more expensive than the Samsung UE55JU7500.
Higher running costs over five years by £44.87
The running costs over five years of the Samsung UE55JS8500 are £179.70 which is £44.87 more than the Samsung UE55JU7500. Show assumptions.
Inferior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE55JS8500 is "A", but the rating of the Samsung UE55JU7500 is "A+".
Expert review Rating is a bit Worse
The Samsung UE55JS8500 has an average expert score of 83%, but the Samsung UE55JU7500 has an average expert rating of 86% (based on 9 reviews).
3 Reasons Against
Fewer sellers
Only 8 shops sells the Samsung UE55JU7500, but 10 shops sell the Samsung UE55JS8500. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this TV, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
One month older
The Samsung UE55JU7500 is older than the Samsung UE55JS8500 by one month.
A bit Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Samsung UE55JU7500 is 92%, whereas the average user rating of the Samsung UE55JS8500 is 95% (based on 22 reviews).

Awards

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hdtvtest.co.uk: Highly Recommended
reviewed.com: Editor's Choice
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
4 Awards
avforums.com: Best Buy
hdtvtest.co.uk: Highly Recommended
reviewed.com: Editor's Choice
Trusted Reviews: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

21 months Ago 21 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 177.87
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 179.70
Purchase price £ 1,099.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,278.70
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 133.00
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 134.83
Purchase price £ 799.00
Total cost of ownership £ 933.83
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.89T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.89 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
23
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.67T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.67 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
55" 55"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
Refresh Rate
1,900Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
3D Type
 Active
 Active
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Motion Interpolation Frequency
1,900Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Diagonal
138cm 138cm
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search Feature
 Auto channel search feature
 Auto channel search feature
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-C
 DVB-T2
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-C
 DVB-T2
Tuner
 Analog
 Analog
Tuner
2 2

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
 Smart TV features
 Smart TV features
Internet Browser
 Internet browser
 Internet browser
Timeshift Feature
 Timeshift feature
 Timeshift feature

Audio

Subwoofer RMS Power
20W Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
40W 40W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Audio Decoder
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby MS11
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby MS11

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
1 1
Common Interface Plus
 Common interface plus
 Common interface plus
Common Interface Connection
 Common interface connection
 Common interface connection
Ethernet LAN Port
1 1
RF Port
2 2
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 1
Composite Video in Port
1 1
Component Video in Port
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
3 3
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
PC in Port
 PC in port
 PC in port
HDMI Port
4 4
Consumer Electronics Control
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Mobile High-Definition Link
 Mobile high-definition link
 Mobile high-definition link

Networking

WiFi Connection
 WiFi connection
 WiFi connection
WiFi Standard
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 802.11ac
 802.11a
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection

Management Features

Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
 Sleep timer
On/off Timer
 On/off timer
 On/off timer
Smart Mode
 Natural
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
 Natural
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
Picture in Picture Function
 Picture in picture function
 Picture in picture function
On Screen Display
 On screen display
 On screen display
Electronic Programme Guide
 Electronic programme guide
 Electronic programme guide
OSD Language
27 27

Performance

Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
BD Wise Technology
 BD wise technology
 BD wise technology
Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Voice Control
 Voice control
 Voice control
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High dynamic range imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Typical Power Consumption
111W 83W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
154kWh 115kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Maximum Power Consumption
222W 220W
BEST

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
 DLNA certificate
 DLNA certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
91.5mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
20.9kg 17.4kg
BEST
Package Weight
27.6kg 25.4kg
BEST
Weight (with Stand)
23.8kg 20.3kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
308.4mm
BEST
308.6mm
Height (with Stand)
776.2mm 770.1mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
1,239.3mm 1,238.5mm
BEST
Height
723.7mm 718.3mm
Width
1,239.3mm 1,238.5mm
Packaging Height
847mm
BEST
850mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 206mm
Packaging Width
1,375mm 1,342mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Battery Included
 Battery included
 Battery included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
 Warranty card

Technical Details

LED Backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED backlight

Other Features

Dimming Type
SUHD Unknown - Click to provide data
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