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Samsung UE48J5500

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Samsung UE48J5500

£420.27
Samsung UE48J5500
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An affordable and excellently reviewed 48" Full HD television, good for watching films
48" Full HD No 67.1mm Sep 2015 A+
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Samsung UE48J550 48" Smart Full HD LED TV
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Samsung UE48J5500 Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the Samsung UE48J5500 number 51 in Netflix recommended TVs and number 180 across all TVs.
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219 Reviews
89
Value for Money
Very Good
72
Features
Good Features
79
Age
2 Years Old
81
Running Costs
£83 Over 5 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 84?

It has excellent user reviews with an average user rating of 91%, based on 219 reviews. Hisense TVs also have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer televisions with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest TVs 2018.
This Samsung TV has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of £83 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,306 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
Customers report it is fairly priced, it is easy to use and good image quality.
The UE48J5500 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports screen mirroring
The leading smart TV platform now faster with further UHD streaming, catch-up and games services
The latest apps to access the best UHD content on netflix and amazon with further providers coming soon. instantly search for content making it faster to find the programs and movies you want while you are still watching
Powerful quad core processor for faster performance
Ks to a powerful quad core processor, your samsung smart TV offers enhanced performance. you ll notice the difference straight away, with faster multitasking and switching between content and web browsing, as well as smoother interaction. with this extra power, your entertainment experience will be so much more enjoyable, with less waiting and more view
More vibrant colours for better images
G an advanced picture quality improvement algorithm, samsung's wide colour enhancer drastically improves the quality of any image and uncovers hidden details. now see colours as they were meant to be seen with wide colour enhan
Bringing a full multimedia experience into your living room
high definition multimedia interface (hdmi) inputs, the samsung TV will transform your living room into a multimedia entertainment centre. HDMI provides high-speed transmission of high definition digital data from multiple devices straight into your
Watch movies from your USB
connectshare movie, simply plug your USB memory drive or HDD into the TV and instantaneously enjoy movies, photos or music. now, you can experience a wide variety of content in the comfort of your living room on your
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED/QLED technology

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is very good for watching films, ranking number 79 in TVs for film. It is also good for watching sport, ranking number 80 in TVs for sport.
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Watching Films
Very Good
68
Watching Sport
Good

Samsung UE48J5500 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Excellent Owner Reviews

On average, based on 219 owner reviews this television has a fantastic overall owner rating. Over 77% of reviewers gave this television the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

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Samsung TVs Have Excellent Reviews

We checked 111,124 user and expert reviews (including 52,486 verified purchases) for Samsung televisions and found that on average Samsung has excellent ratings compared to other brands. 96% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Five customers who bought this TV reckoned that it was good value for money.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

Four customers who purchased the Samsung UE48J5500 thought it was easy to use and two customers thought it was easy to setup.

Users Report Superior Image Quality

Five owners mentioned in their reviews that the product had good picture quality.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Two owners who reviewed the Samsung UE48J5500 agreed that it was well made.

Customers Report Great Product Quality

Eight customers who purchased it concluded that it was good quality.

Customers Report Superior Technical Features

Three customers who reviewed it thought it had good features.

Users Report Superior Sound Quality

Four owners who purchased the product wrote that it had good sound quality.

Value For Money

Very Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old. However at £420.27 it is in the cheapest 34% of televisions.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

This TV has an energy efficiency classification of A+. Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the UE48J5500 is £83, which is typical compared to the other 4,306 TVs.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This television was released in September 2015.

Features

Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Samsung UE48J5500 of 48" is pretty average compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 55% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on televisions. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The Samsung UE48J5500 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although this is within the context that 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The UE48J5500 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Thicker Than Average

Across all the televisions the thicknesses range from 1.7mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm. The thickness of the UE48J5500 of 67.1mm is thicker than average when compared to most other televisions. It is in the thickest 34% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The UE48J5500 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The UE48J5500 supports screen mirroring, which is unusual. 84% of televisions do not support screen mirroring.

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Supports Timeshift

The Samsung UE48J5500 supports timeshift. 82% of TVs do not support timeshift.

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Has a Wide Color Enhancer

The UE48J5500 has a wide color enhancer, which is unusual. 95% of televisions do not have a wide color enhancer.

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Has a Mounting Kit

The Samsung UE48J5500 has a mounting kit, which is unusual. 91% of TVs do not have a mounting kit.

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Energy Star Certified

The UE48J5500 is Energy Star certified, unlike 83% of TVs which are not Energy Star certified.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The UE48J5500 supports Picture-in-Picture. 79% of TVs do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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Supports Netflix

The UE48J5500 has a greater number of video apps than most TVs. This television supports Netflix, which is the most frequently supported video app supported by TVs.

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Supports BD Wise

The UE48J5500 supports BD Wise. 92% of TVs do not support BD Wise.

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Features Extended PVR

The Samsung UE48J5500 features extended PVR. 87% of TVs do not feature extended PVR.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UE48J5500 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 73% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Features Local Dimming

The UE48J5500 features local dimming, unlike 76% of TVs which do not feature local dimming.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung electronics ue48j5500akxxu, samsung ue48j5500akxxu, samsung ue48j5500awxxh

Barcodes:

08806086612807, 08806086620598, 08806086621816, 08806086632089, 08806086634045, 08806086636612, 08806086723114

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