A number of customers who reviewed the Samsung UE55H8000 concluded that it was not cheap. Digital Versus mentioned “Relatively expensive” . Digital Versus also wrote “Expensive for HD set”. Digital Versus also wrote “It's hugely expensive (around 2 000) for a Full HD TV, there was a lot of backlight clouding on our review sample”.
A number of Samsung UE55H8000 reviewers who reviewed the product said that it was not good value for money. Johnson wrote in his review on Amazon “For the price of one K, can't complain”. Cnet.co.uk wrote on expert website CNET.co.uk “Although it's pricey” in their Samsung UE55H8000 review although they still gave it a score of 70 out of 100. Cnet.co.uk also said “It's very pricey for a Full HD model”.
One customer who purchased this TV said that it was not a bargain for the price. Expert website Whathifi.com said “A couple of years ago a Full HD 65in set costing just over £3000 would have been seen as a bargain” nonetheless they still scored the Samsung UE55H8000 4 stars.