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Samsung UE55J5500

55" 60Hz Flat Sep 2015
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18 Reasons For

Good Owner Reviews

UE55J5500 owners on average rated this TV 82 out of 100.

Samsung TVs Have Good Reviews

Samsung has good average reviews for its large TVs as well as across its entire TV range compared to other brands.

Reasonably Priced

One customer wrote that it was good value for money. This year Srivatsa G. wrote “Very happy with the TV, great value for the price” in their review. One Samsung UE55J5500 owner who bought it thought it was a bargain for the price. A few weeks ago Yuri said “This one has so much less motion blur than cheap IPS screens” in her review of the Samsung UE55J5500.

Good Technical Features

One person who reviewed it considered that it had good features.

Easy to Use

One customer who purchased the Samsung UE55J5500 considered that it was easy to setup. In December Michael Seabourne said on Amazon “It was easy to set up and its picture is crystal clear also the suppliers are equally brilliant very helpful” and rated the product as very good.

Robust

One Samsung UE55J5500 owner who reviewed it considered that it was well made. Yuri said on Amazon this year “Everything is pretty dark, making the whole picture very solid, amazing”.

Good Size

One Samsung UE55J5500 reviewer who reviewed the product considered that it was thin.

Good Product Quality

One Samsung UE55J5500 reviewer who reviewed the Samsung UE55J5500 concluded that it was good quality. Alan mentioned in his review of this TV on Amazon in December “Very pleased with the quality”.

Good Sound Quality

One Samsung UE55J5500 reviewer who bought it reckoned that it had good sound quality.

Nice Design

One person who reviewed this TV reckoned that it was well designed. Amazon Customer wrote in their review of the Samsung UE55J5500 this year “A nice big uncluttered screen, responsive controls”. One customer who reviewed it concluded that it was good looking. This year Yuri said in her Samsung UE55J5500 review “The tv is pretty, borders are ultra thin, i did not like the stand at the beggining.”.

Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The UE55J5500 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other large TVs that have been available for a similar time to the UE55J5500 also have a WiFi connection.

We compared this TV to all the other televisions with a WiFi connection and we think the Samsung UE55H6200[plb_2233928_price] which has better reviews; or the 55PFT6510[pl_2817637_price], and the 55PFT6550[pl_2867655_price] both from Philips which is cheaper are also worth considering.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The UE55J5500 supports smart TV features. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been available for more than a year also support smart TV features.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other televisions which support smart TV features currently available including the Samsung UE55H6200[plb_2233928_price] which has better reviews; or the 55PFT6510[pl_2817637_price], or the 55PFT6550[pl_2867655_price] both from Philips which is cheaper.

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Mega Contrast Dynamic Contrast Ratio

This TV has a Mega Contrast dynamic contrast ratio, which is the most frequently found dynamic contrast ratio on large TVs that were released more than a year ago.

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Supports Nineteen Video Formats

supports nineteen video formats

The UE55J5500 has a greater number of video formats than most comparable spec TVs that have been around for more than a year. This television supports an AVI video format, which is the most commonly supported video format supported by large TVs that came out more than a year ago. The video formats "3GP", "ASF", "DIVX", "FLV", "M2TS", "MKV", "MOV", "MP4", "MPEG", "MPG", "MTS", "SVI", "TP", "TRP", "TS", "VOB", "VRO" and "WMV" are also supported by this Samsung television.

MP4 stands for Moving Pictures Expert Group 4.

WMV stands for Windows Media Video.

AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave.

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Supports Twelve Audio Formats

The number of audio formats supported by the Samsung UE55J5500 is more than most large TVs that have been available for a similar time to it. This television supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most frequently supported audio format supported by TVs of a similar type and age to the UE55J5500. The audio formats "AAC", "AIFF", "APE", "FLAC", "MID", "MIDI", "MP4", "MPA", "OGG", "WAV" and "WMA" are also supported by this Samsung television.

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Light

The Samsung UE55J5500 is quite light (only 13.6 kilograms) compared to most of the other TVs of this spec and age. Across all the similar spec televisions that were released one year ago the weights range from 5.2kg to 36kg, and the average weight is 17kg.

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Features One Video App

The number of video apps featured on the Samsung UE55J5500 is more than most televisions of a comparable age and type to it. The most commonly featured video app is YouTube, but this video app is not featured on this Samsung television. The video apps NetFlix are also featured on this television.

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Analog Tuner

This television has an Analog & Digital tuner, which is typical of many televisions of this type and age.

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6 Reasons Against

Poor Support

One Samsung UE55J5500 owner who reviewed the product thought it did not have good technical guidance. Amazon Customer wrote in their review of this TV on Amazon in December this year “It did not help with the vast array of differing model numbers which is not particularly helpful when deciding when buying or considering after market or other Samsung products” nonetheless they still gave the product a rating of 4 stars.

Inferior Picture Quality

One customer concluded that the Samsung UE55J5500 did not have clouding visible in the picture. Yuri mentioned in her review of the Samsung UE55J5500 “I had to return the screen 4 times till I find the perfect one with zero clouding”.

Not 3D Compatible

Most large TVs that have been around for a comparable time to the UE55J5500 are not 3D compatible. The Samsung UE55J5500 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.

Televisions which are 3D compatible that might also be worth considering include the Samsung UE55H6200[plb_2233928_price] or the 55PFT6510[pl_2817637_price], or the 55PFT6550[pl_2867655_price] both from Philips.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The UE55J5500 does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth noting that most of the other TVs of this age and type also do not have a built-in camera.

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Only Supports Five Image Formats

The number of image formats supported by the Samsung UE55J5500 is more than most large TVs that have been available for more than a year. This TV supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by large TVs that were released around the same time as the UE55J5500. The image formats "BMP", "JPEG XR", "MPO" and "PNG" are also supported by this television.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The UE55J5500 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to the UE55J5500 also do not feature OLED technology.

Alternative TVs which also feature OLED technology that you might want to consider include the Sharp LC-50LE771[plb_2517722_price].

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5 Other reasons to consider the Samsung UE55J5500

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this large TV was released.

Running Costs Are Average

The efficiency rating of this Samsung television is A+, and the UE55J5500 is typical compared to the other 127 similar spec televisions that were released more than a year ago that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the UE55J5500 is £139.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many large TVs that have been on the market for 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.

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Average Refresh Rate

At 60 hertz, the UE55J5500 has a relatively average refresh rate compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to the UE55J5500.

If you would prefer a faster refresh rate then you might want to look at the Sony KDL-55W755[plb_2863381_price] (100Hz and higher rated) or the Hisense LTDN55K390[plb_3890626_price] (200Hz and cheaper).

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Average Thickness

The UE55J5500 has a relatively typical thickness (67.8 millimeters) compared to most of the other large TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the UE55J5500.

Other TVs with a thicker thickness that you might want to look at include the Sony KDL-55W807[plb_1543809_price] (64mm), or the Sharp LC-50LE771[plb_2517722_price] (65mm) which is also cheaper.

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Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
3D Compatible
Refresh Rate
Screen Shape
OLED Technology
Motion Interpolation Technology
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Display Resolution
Video Mode
Aspect Ratio
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
Display Diagonal
Graphics Resolution
TV Tuner
Auto Channel Search Feature
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner
Smart TV
Smart TV Features
Internet Browser
Timeshift Feature
HbbTV
Video App
Screen Mirroring
Audio
Audio System
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Built-In Speaker
Dolby Technology
Audio Decoder
Audio Decoding Technology
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
Common Interface Connection
Ethernet LAN Port
RF Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Composite Video in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
DVI Port
PC in Port
HDMI Port
Consumer Electronics Control
Mobile High-Definition Link
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
DVI-D Port
MHL Version
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Networking
WiFi Connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Direct Connection
Management Features
Sleep Timer
On/off Timer
Automatic Shut Off Function
Smart Mode
Picture in Picture Function
On Screen Display
Electronic Programme Guide
Auto Power Off
OSD Language
Performance
Optical Disc Drive
Video Format
Audio Format
Image Format
Teletext Function
Game Mode
BD Wise Technology
Wide Color Enhancer
Extended PVR
Local Dimming
Picture Processing Technology
Design
Colour
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interface
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Input Frequency
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Maximum Power Consumption
Input Voltage
Certificates
DLNA Certificate
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Package Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Height
Packaging Width
Packaging Content
Desktop Stand
Battery Included
Handheld Remote Control
Cable Included
Quick Start Guide
Manual
Warranty Card

User Reviews

(11)
Reviewed 29 June 2016 by Stephen phillips
(Verified Purchase)

Excellent tv very satisfied...

Reviewed 20 April 2016 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

Arrived quickly and well packaged. Set up was easy and it was up and running in just a few minutes. A nice big uncluttered screen, responsive controls and decent sound. I would however say that... Read more…

Reviewed 13 April 2016 by Michael seabourne
(Verified Purchase)

Fabulous product this really is a brilliant t.v . It was easy to set up and its picture is crystal clear also the suppliers are equally brilliant very helpful and extremely courteous. I couldn't... Read more…

Reviewed 13 April 2016 by Alan

Very pleased with the quality...

Reviewed 12 April 2016 by Paul enyedi
(Verified Purchase)

I received my tv today well on time but upon gain another new tv please contact me opening the package and setting it up i have noticed it has a deep scratch on the scratch which hinders the viewing.

Reviewed 11 April 2016 by Yuri

Great TV, every night is show with this one. The tv is pretty, borders are ultra thin, i did not like the stand at the beggining, but once you get used to it, it really blends with everything. The... Read more…

Reviewed 9 April 2016 by Beata
(Verified Purchase)

No very good no skayp aplication .no...

Reviewed 4 April 2016 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

Excellent product...

Reviewed 27 March 2016 by Srivatsa G.
(Verified Purchase)

Very happy with the TV, great value for the price.

Reviewed 28 February 2016 by Mbuya
(Verified Purchase)

Excellent smart TV, love it!

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £136.20
Electricity cost when on standby £1.83
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Total running cost over 5 years £138.03
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Energy Rating
0.69T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.69 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 18 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

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