A number of customers mentioned in their reviews that the Samsung UE48H8000 was not cheap. Digital Versus said “Relatively expensive” in their review of the Samsung UE48H8000 and gave it a rating of 60 out of 100. Digital Versus also mentioned “It's hugely expensive (around 2 000) for a Full HD TV, there was a lot of backlight clouding on our review sample”. Digital Versus also mentioned “Might feel expensive once its rivals are out”.
A number of customers wrote that the Samsung UE48H8000 was not good value for money. Expert review site Cnet.co.uk said “Although it's pricey” although they still gave it a rating of 4 stars. Cnet.co.uk also said “It's very pricey for a Full HD model”.
One Samsung UE48H8000 reviewer wrote that this TV was not a bargain for the price. Expert website Whathifi.com wrote in their Samsung UE48H8000 review three years ago “A couple of years ago a Full HD 65in set costing just over £3000 would have been seen as a bargain” .