Samsung UE55JS8500 vs Samsung UE55JU7500

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Samsung UE55JS8500
Samsung UE55JU7500

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
A lot faster motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Samsung UE55JS8500 has a motion interpolation frequency of 1,900Hz, whereas the Samsung UE55JU7500 is only a 1,000Hz motion interpolation frequency TV (900Hz slower). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source. Motion interpolation technology can sometimes create some unwanted side effects such glitches when the technology suddenly activates during an action scene. Most modern TVs will have an option to switch off the motion interpolation if it is not desired.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

4 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).
4 Reasons Against
Slower motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Samsung UE55JU7500 is a 1,000Hz motion interpolation frequency TV. That's 900Hz slower than the Samsung UE55JS8500 (1,000Hz). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source. Motion interpolation technology can sometimes create some unwanted side effects such glitches when the technology suddenly activates during an action scene. Most modern TVs will have an option to switch off the motion interpolation if it is not desired.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Fewer sellers
Only 4 stores sells the Samsung UE55JU7500, but 8 retailers 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

4 Awards
avforums.com: Recommended
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

22 months Ago 22 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
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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

Display Diagonal
55" 55"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
3D
 3D
 3D
High Frequency Rate
1,900Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
3D Type
 Active
 Active
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Motion Interpolation Frequency
1,900Hz
BEST
1,000Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 Mega Contrast
BEST
 Mega Contrast
Supported Video Modes
 2160p
BEST
 2160p
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
1900 1400
2D-3D Converter
Unknown - Click to provide data
 2D-3D converter
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 16:9
Display Diagonal (metric)
138cm 138cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
 Auto channel search
 Auto channel search
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 Type
 Analog
 Analog
Number of Tuners
2 2

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
Timeshift
 Timeshift
 Timeshift

Audio

Subwoofer RMS Power
20W Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer
 Built-in subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
40W 40W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Dolby Technology
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technologies
 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 Outputs
1 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
RF Ports Quantity
2 2
RS-232 Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Composite Video in
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
3 3
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
4 4
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.3

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 802.11ac
 802.11a
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct

Management Features

Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
 Sleep timer
On/Off Timer
 On/Off timer
 On/Off timer
Picture-and-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-and-Picture
Smart Modes
 Natural
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
 Natural
 Game
 Movie
 Sports
Firmware Upgradeable
 Firmware upgradeable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off
Number of OSD Languages
27 27

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 H.265
 H.265
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
BD Wise
 BD Wise
 BD Wise
24p Support
 24p support
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wide Color Enhancer
 Wide color enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
 Extended PVR
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Voice Control
 Voice control
 Voice control
Face Detection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Face detection
Motion Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Motion control
Processor Cores
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
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

LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces
 400 x 400
 400 x 400
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
111W 83W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
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
Power Consumption (max)
222W 220W
BEST

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
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
Package Height
847mm
BEST
850mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 206mm
Package Width
1,375mm 1,342mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
 Desktop stand
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data TM1240A
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
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 UHD
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