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Samsung UE48JS8500

Samsung UE48JS8500
92
Reviews
47 Reviews + 5 Awards
80
Features
Fully-Featured
71
Popularity
Quite Popular
68
Age
3 Years Old
77
Running Costs
£120 Over 5 Years
76
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and fully featured 4K 48" television, with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website and 4 further awards from other expert sites. It supports Wi-Fi and is 3D. A number of reviews mentioned that this television has outstanding picture quality, a good screen and good sound quality.
reviewed.com Editor's Choice Trusted Reviews Recommended avforums.com Recommended Expert Reviews Recommended
4K 48" No 92.9mm Apr 2015 A
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With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have scored the Samsung UE48JS8500 as follows:

76

76
Kagoo Score
92
Reviews
80
Features
0
Value for Money
69
Age
78
Running Costs

76

76
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 76?

owners report that it has great expert reviews and outstanding user reviews with an average overall rating of 88%, based on 47 reviews. This TV has received five awards including a "Recommended" award from Expert Reviews plus two other sites and an "Editor's Choice" from Reviewed.com.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer TVs with better features are available. However this Samsung TV has good reviews so it may still be worth considering.
The UE48JS8500 has an energy efficiency classification of A, and its running costs of £120 over 5 years are pretty average compared to the other 5,200+ TVs that we have calculated running costs for.
It has some great features:
4K
3D
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports BD Wise
Surround your senses and be part of the action
Lifelike viewing with automatic depth enhancement
The leading smart TV platform now faster with further UHD streaming, catch-up and games services
UHD upscaling enhances the quality of all of your viewing

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each TV by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the TV is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec TVs come to market, the older TVs will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

What is This TV Best Used For?

92
Reviews

Average Review Score

4.4 stars (47 reviews)

64%

of Customers Would Recommend
5 Stars
30 Reviews
4 Stars
7 Reviews
3 Stars
2 Reviews
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0 Reviews
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3 Recommended Awards

The Samsung UE48JS8500 has received a Recommended Award from expert review sites Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews and avforums.com.
Recommended from Trusted Reviews Recommended from Expert Reviews Recommended from avforums.com

Editor's Choice Award

This TV has received an Editor's Choice Award from reviewed.com.
Editor's Choice from reviewed.com

Highly Recommended Award

It's received a Highly Recommended Award from hdtvtest.co.uk.
Highly Recommended from hdtvtest.co.uk

What Are People Saying About the Samsung UE48JS8500?

Picture Quality
44
5
Smart Features
6
5
Features
7
0
Watching Films
6
0
Sound Quality
10
0
High Definition Quality
8
0
3d Quality
4
1
Gaming
0
5
Design
15
0
Ease of Use
10
0
Size and Weight
10
0
Connectivity
1
5
Price
3
3
Stand
2
0
Environmental Considerations
5
0
The Majority of People Thought the Samsung UE48JS8500 Was Not Priced Reasonably

Six people thought that the Samsung UE48JS8500 was expensive.

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Expensive
6 people agree
No people disagree
  • ... Backlight clouding has to be worked around. Doesn't deliver so potent an HDR impact as Samsung's more expensive J 9500 series.
    Trusted Reviews 28 Jun 2015
  • ... inherent in Samsung's SUHD name, the J 8500 doesn't offer appreciably better image quality than many less expensive TVs. It has lighter black levels than ...
    CNET.com 12 Jul 2015
  • ... inherent in Samsung's SUHD name, the J 8500 doesn't offer appreciably better image quality than many less expensive TVs. It has lighter black levels than ...
    CNET.com.au 12 Jul 2015
  • ... inherent in Samsung's SUHD name, the J 8500 doesn't offer appreciably better image quality than many less expensive TVs. It has lighter black levels than ...
    CNET.co.uk 12 Jul 2015
  • View All Reviews About Expensive
    Bad Value for Money
    3 people agree
    3 people disagree
    Some People Thought the Samsung UE48JS8500 Was Good in Terms of Size

    Several people thought that the Samsung UE48JS8500 was a good size and was compact.

    View All Reviews About Size and Weight
    A Good Size
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
  • Very pleased with the TV. Curved screen is perfect for our room size and the picture is brilliant...
    D. - Amazon.co.uk 26 Mar 2016
  • Great TV. Very pleased with the TV. Curved screen is perfect for our room size and the picture is brilliant.
    D. Jager - Amazon 26 Mar 2016
  • View All Reviews About Size
    Compact
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    Most Owners Thought it Was Nicely Designed

    Several people thought that the Samsung UE48JS8500 was really good-looking, was well designed and smooth.

    View All Reviews About Design
    Very Good-Looking
    4 people agree
    No people disagree
  • ... and sound quality good. Amazing pictures when upacaled to 4K, even dvd's look alot better. Arrived within 40 hours of ordering off Amazon which at this ...
    Chris - Amazon.co.uk 25 Dec 2015
  • ... and sound quality good. Amazing pictures when upacaled to 4K, even dvd's look alot better. Arrived within 40 hours of ordering off Amazon which at this ...
    Chris Roberts - Amazon 25 Dec 2015
  • This is a lovely TV with an excellent picture. The curve is very stylish and we have no trouble viewing from an angle, also set-up was very simple. The ...
    Katyotter - Amazon.co.uk 13 Jul 2016
  • ... straight. I have upgraded Netflix to Ultra HD for £8.99 month and the Netflix app is pretty good, but there is not many 4K content yet. Really only ...
    Adrian - Amazon.co.uk 14 May 2016
  • View All Reviews About Look
    Well Designed
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    Smooth
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    Three People Thought it Was Easy to Use

    Three people thought that the Samsung UE48JS8500 was very easy to setup.

  • Very easy to setup, runs cool, more energy efficient than the JS9000...
    Mr - Amazon.co.uk 22 Oct 2015
  • Excellent tv easy to setup am very satisfied...
    Chimp - Amazon.co.uk 5 Jan 2016
  • Recommended! Very easy to setup, runs cool, more energy efficient than the JS9000.
    Mr Richard Empy - Amazon 22 Oct 2015
  • Some People Thought it Had Good Technical Features

    Four people thought that the Samsung UE48JS8500 had brilliant features.

  • This more affordable 4K LED backlit offering from Samsung has some excellent features. The difference between the JS9000 series is that the screen is curved ...
    lcdtvbuyingguide.com 19 Sep 2015
  • ... to provide a super-sleek design. The JS8500 also features great connectivity with no less than four HDMI...Gorgeous design. Great connectivity. Tizen UI ...
    avforums.com 29 Jun 2015
  • ... 65JS9500 that I reviewed last year. On paper, the JS9500 has a couple of extra features (like full array backlighting), which make it the flagship.Both ...
    hdtvsolutions.com 7 Apr 2016
  • Excellent quality as expected and lots of features , I am very pleased with this TV...
    Derbert - Amazon.co.uk 1 Nov 2016
  • Three People Thought it Was Good in Terms of Connectivity

    Three people thought that the Samsung UE48JS8500 was good in terms of connectivity.

  • ... to provide a super-sleek design. The JS8500 also features great connectivity with no less than four HDMI...Gorgeous design. Great connectivity. Tizen UI ...
    avforums.com 29 Jun 2015
  • ... with it to provide a super-sleek design. The JS8500 also features great connectivity with no less than four HDMI...Gorgeous design. Great connectivity. ...
    avforums.com 29 Jun 2015
  • Samsung's been all about curved TVs lately, but the company still knows how to craft a handsome flat-panel option. The Samsung UN65JS8500 (MSRP $3,999, ...
    reviewed.com 29 Oct 2015
  • Some People Thought it Had an Environmentally Responsible Design

    Two people thought that the Samsung UE48JS8500 was good in terms of power usage.

  • Very easy to setup, runs cool, more energy efficient than the JS9000...
    Mr - Amazon.co.uk 22 Oct 2015
  • Recommended! Very easy to setup, runs cool, more energy efficient than the JS9000.
    Mr Richard Empy - Amazon 22 Oct 2015
  • 8 Out of 10 Customers Thought it Produced a Good Picture Quality

    More than 20 people thought that the Samsung UE48JS8500 had outstanding picture quality and had a good screen. Several people also thought that it had a good contrast ratio, had good colour saturation and didn't have input lag problems.

    View All Reviews About Picture Quality
    Has Outstanding Picture Quality
    25 people agree
    4 people disagree
  • ... buy a year on from its initial release. Its picture quality is superb no matter what type of content you're watching, and its excellent suite of catch-up ...
    Expert Reviews 17 Apr 2016
  • ... hanker for a curved form factor, then this 65-inch flat screen model's quantum dot LED TV delivers dynamic picture quality. And it really excels when displ...
    hdtvsolutions.com 7 Apr 2016
  • ... expensive SUHD TV and the one model that's... The Samsung UNJS8500 SUHD TV has a very good picture for an edge-lit LED LCD, but not good enough to justify ...
    CNET.co.uk 12 Jul 2015
  • ... expensive SUHD TV and the one model that's... The Samsung UNJS8500 SUHD TV has a very good picture for an edge-lit LED LCD, but not good enough to justify ...
    CNET.com 12 Jul 2015
  • View All Reviews About Picture
    Has a Good Screen
    20 people agree
    4 people disagree
    Has a Good Contrast Ratio
    6 people agree
    5 people disagree
    Has Good Colour Saturation
    4 people agree
    No people disagree
    Doesn't Have Input Lag Problems
    4 people agree
    No people disagree
    Has Good High Dynamic Range (HDR)
    4 people agree
    6 people disagree
    Has a Good 4k Picture
    4 people agree
    1 person disagrees
    The Vast Majority of Customers Thought it Had Good Sound Quality

    Over 10 people thought that the Samsung UE48JS8500 had good sound quality.

  • ... stacked with detail. Striking colours and contrast. Tidy sum of apps. Strong sound. 3D glasses sold separately.
    stuff.tv 9 Jun 2015
  • ... detail. Natural, realistic colours. Intuitive, user-friendly OS. Rich, full sound. Lots of apps. No 3D glasses supplied.
    whathifi.com 21 May 2015
  • Excellent TV, picture and sound quality good. Amazing pictures when upacaled to 4K, even dvd's look alot better. Arrived within 40 hours of ordering off ...
    Chris - Amazon.co.uk 25 Dec 2015
  • Excellent TV, picture and sound quality good. Amazing pictures when upacaled to 4K, even dvd's look alot better. Arrived within 40 hours of ordering off ...
    Chris Roberts - Amazon 25 Dec 2015
  • The Vast Majority of People Thought it Had Inferior 3D Picture Quality

    Several people thought that the Samsung UE48JS8500 had bad 3d glasses and had a bad 3D picture quality.

    View All Reviews About 3d Quality
    Has Bad 3d Glasses
    5 people agree
    No people disagree
  • ... mostly exceptional performer with 3D sources, making it a shame the set doesn't ship with any free 3D glasses. The combination of extreme contrast, high ...
    Trusted Reviews 28 Jun 2015
  • ... colours. Intuitive, user-friendly OS. Rich, full sound. Lots of apps. No 3D glasses supplied.
    whathifi.com 21 May 2015
  • ... Striking colours and contrast. Tidy sum of apps. Strong sound. 3D glasses sold separately.
    stuff.tv 9 Jun 2015
  • Samsung's been all about curved TVs lately, but the company still knows how to craft a handsome flat-panel option. The Samsung UN65JS8500 (MSRP $3,999, ...
    reviewed.com 29 Oct 2015
  • View All Reviews About 3d Glasses
    Has a Bad 3D Picture Quality
    2 people agree
    1 person disagrees
    Most Owners Thought the Samsung UE48JS8500 Had Good Smart Features

    Four people thought that the Samsung UE48JS8500 had good apps.

  • ... isn't...Subtle and stacked with detail. Striking colours and contrast. Tidy sum of apps. Strong sound. 3D glasses sold separately.
    stuff.tv 9 Jun 2015
  • ... Natural, realistic colours. Intuitive, user-friendly OS. Rich, full sound. Lots of apps. No 3D glasses supplied.
    whathifi.com 21 May 2015
  • Samsung's been all about curved TVs lately, but the company still knows how to craft a handsome flat-panel option. The Samsung UN65JS8500 (MSRP $3,999, ...
    reviewed.com 29 Oct 2015
  • Samsung's been all about curved TVs lately, but the company still knows how to craft a handsome flat-panel option. The Samsung UN65JS8500 (MSRP $3,999, ...
    reviewed.com 29 Oct 2015
  • Two People Thought it Had an Awkward Remote Control

    Two people thought that the Samsung UE48JS8500 had a bad remote control.

  • ... natural background blur (but at least it can be turned off). Smart Touch Remote lacks many butt.
    lcdtvbuyingguide.com 19 Sep 2015
  • ... natural background blur (but at least it can be turned off). Smart Touch Remote lacks many butt. Superb colour. Smooth motion. 4K detail upscaling. Good ...
    reviewed.com 29 Oct 2015
  • Some Customers Thought This TV Had a Nice Stand

    Two people thought that the Samsung UE48JS8500 had a good stand.

  • ... enjoyable to listen to, it is a beauty to behold. Perhaps that ‘S' in SUHD should stand for ‘success'. Or even ‘special'.Read all our Samsung news ...
    whathifi.com 21 May 2015
  • ... not even at the very top of the 2015 range On reflection, maybe ‘S' should stand for ‘special.' £2600 might be a high price to pay, but if ever there ...
    stuff.tv 9 Jun 2015
  • The Vast Majority of Owners Thought This TV Had a Superior High Def Picture

    Several people thought that the Samsung UE48JS8500 was good at displaying high definition TV and at displaying ultra high definition TV.

    View All Reviews About High Definition Quality
    Good At Displaying High Definition TV
    4 people agree
    No people disagree
  • Okay, remember all the times over the past couple of years that we said Ultra HD is about more than just resolution? The jump from an HD to UHD resolution ...
    hometheaterreview.com 2 Aug 2015
  • ... flowthrough for more threedimensional images images. 4K Up scaling and conversion from HD signals. Game Mode does a great job cutting input lag. Oct. Side ...
    lcdtvbuyingguide.com 19 Sep 2015
  • ... normally watch TV while almost facing it straight. I have upgraded Netflix to Ultra HD for £8.99 month and the Netflix app is pretty good, but there ...
    Adrian - Amazon.co.uk 14 May 2016
  • ... flowthrough for more threedimensional images images. 4K Up scaling and conversion from HD signals. Game Mode does a great job cutting input lag. Oct. Side ...
    reviewed.com 29 Oct 2015
  • View All Reviews About Hd
    Good At Displaying Ultra High Definition TV
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    Some Owners Thought the Samsung UE48JS8500 Was Good for Watching Films

    Two people thought that the Samsung UE48JS8500 was good for watching Netflix.

  • ... normally watch TV while almost facing it straight. I have upgraded Netflix to Ultra HD for £8.99 month and the Netflix app is pretty good, but there ...
    Adrian - Amazon.co.uk 14 May 2016
  • ... straight. I have upgraded Netflix to Ultra HD for £8.99 month and the Netflix app is pretty good, but there is not many 4K content yet. Really only ...
    Adrian - Amazon.co.uk 14 May 2016
  • One Person Thought This TV Was Poor for Gaming
    View All Reviews About Gaming

    How Good Are Samsung Televisions?

    80
    Features

    Key Reasons For and Against

    4K
    3D
    Supports Wi-Fi
    Supports BD Wise
    Has a game mode
    Features voice control
    Has a desktop stand included
    Has an ethernet port
    Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
    Features extended PVR
    Features motion control
    Supports screen mirroring
    Faster than average motion interpolation frequency
    Supports 24p
    Features local dimming
    Has a mounting kit
    Has a built-in subwoofer
    Energy Star certified
    Has a 2D-3D converter
    Supports Wi-Fi Direct
    Supports Picture-in-Picture
    Supports timeshift
    Average display diagonal
    Does not feature OLED / QLED technology
    Thicker than average
    Does not have a built-in camera

    What the Reviews Say

    Some people thought the Samsung UE48JS8500 was good in terms of size
    Most owners thought it was nicely designed
    Three people thought it was easy to use
    Some people thought it had good technical features
    Three people thought it was good in terms of connectivity
    8 out of 10 customers thought it produced a good picture quality
    The vast majority of customers thought it had good sound quality
    Most owners thought the Samsung UE48JS8500 had good smart features
    Some customers thought this TV had a nice stand
    The vast majority of owners thought this TV had a superior high def picture
    The vast majority of people thought it had inferior 3D picture quality
    Two people thought it had an awkward remote control
    Average Display Diagonal
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    The display diagonal of the Samsung UE48JS8500 of 48" is fairly standard compared to most other TVs. It is larger than 46% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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    4K

    The highest resolution of the Samsung UE48JS8500 is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD television, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all TVs the best resolution is 8K and the worst is HD Ready. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

    4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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    Does Not Feature OLED / QLED Technology

    The Samsung UE48JS8500 does not feature OLED / QLED technology. 97% of TVs also do not feature OLED / QLED technology.

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    3D

    The UE48JS8500 is 3D, which is unusual. 80% of TVs are not 3D.

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    Thicker Than Average

    The average thickness of all TVs is 76mm, with the thinnest being 2.7mm and the thickest being 970mm. The UE48JS8500's thickness of 92.9mm is thicker than average when compared to most other TVs. It is thicker than 86% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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    Supports Wi-Fi
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    The UE48JS8500 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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    Supports BD Wise

    The UE48JS8500 supports BD Wise, which is unusual. 92% of TVs do not support BD Wise.

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    Has a Game Mode

    The Samsung UE48JS8500 has a game mode, which is unusual. 68% of TVs do not have a game mode.

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    Features Voice Control

    The Samsung UE48JS8500 features voice control, which is unusual. 87% of televisions do not feature voice control.

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    Has a Desktop Stand Included

    The Samsung UE48JS8500 has a desktop stand included. 56% of televisions do not have a desktop stand included.

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    Has an Ethernet Port
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    The UE48JS8500 has an ethernet port, as do 63% of TVs.

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    Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

    The UE48JS8500 features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI). 83% of TVs do not feature High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).

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    Features Extended PVR

    The UE48JS8500 features extended PVR, which is unusual. 87% of TVs do not feature extended PVR.

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    Features Motion Control

    The Samsung UE48JS8500 features motion control. 97% of televisions do not feature motion control.

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    Supports Screen Mirroring

    The UE48JS8500 supports screen mirroring. 86% of TVs do not support screen mirroring.

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    Does Not Have a Built-in Camera

    Like most other TVs, the Samsung UE48JS8500 does not have a built-in camera. 98% of TVs do not have a built-in camera.

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    Faster Than Average Motion Interpolation Frequency

    The motion interpolation frequency of the UE48JS8500 of 850Hz is in the fastest 12% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. Across all the TVs the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 350Hz.

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    Supports 24p

    The Samsung UE48JS8500 supports 24p, which is unusual. 88% of TVs do not support 24p.

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    Features Local Dimming

    The UE48JS8500 features local dimming, which is unusual. 78% of TVs do not feature local dimming.

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    Has a Mounting Kit

    The UE48JS8500 has a mounting kit, which is unusual. 92% of TVs do not have a mounting kit.

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    Has a Built-in Subwoofer

    The UE48JS8500 has a built-in subwoofer, unlike 91% of televisions which do not have a built-in subwoofer.

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    Energy Star Certified

    The UE48JS8500 is Energy Star certified. 84% of televisions are not Energy Star certified.

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    Has a 2D-3D Converter

    The UE48JS8500 has a 2D-3D converter, unlike 89% of TVs which do not have a 2D-3D converter.

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    Supports Wi-Fi Direct

    The UE48JS8500 supports Wi-Fi Direct, which is unusual. 72% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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    Supports Picture-in-Picture

    The UE48JS8500 supports Picture-in-Picture, which is unusual. 78% of TVs do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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    Supports Timeshift

    The UE48JS8500 supports timeshift. 81% of TVs do not support timeshift.

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    Value for Money

    Value for Money

    The chart below compares the value for money of the Samsung UE48JS8500 (the red dot) against some of its competitors (the blue dots). Hover on a blue dot to see additional info for each competitor. Click the dot to view that product.

    Better Value For Money Worse Value For Money

    What the Reviews Say

    The majority of people thought the Samsung UE48JS8500 was not priced reasonably
    69
    Age

    Samsung UE48JS8500 Release Date

    April 2015

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    How Fast Do Samsung TV Prices Drop After Release?

    Samsung TVs tend to depreciate slower than most TVs.

    Most TVs drop in price by 16% in the first 6 months after release. On average Samsung TVs drop in price by 12% in the first 6 months after release. If you are prepared to wait then you could save an average of £107 on a typical £893 new Samsung television by waiting 6 months before buying.

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    Running Costs

    Samsung UE48JS8500 Running Costs

    This television has an energy efficiency classification of A, and the UE48JS8500 has an average running cost of £120 over 5 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is pretty average compared to the other 5,200+ TVs that we checked.

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    Electricity cost when switched on £113
    Electricity cost when on standby £2
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    Europen European Energy Rating
    0.52T
    Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.52 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
    14
    To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 14 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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    What the Reviews Say

    Some people thought it had an environmentally responsible design

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    Features
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    Sound Quality
    10
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    High Definition Quality
    8
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    Samsung UE48JS8500 Specification

    Key Features
    HD Type
    Display Diagonal
    OLED / QLED Technology
    Thickness
    Display
    3D
    LED Backlighting Type
    Screen Shape
    3D Type
    Display Resolution
    2D-3D Converter
    Motion Interpolation Frequency
    Dynamic Contrast Ratio
    Motion Interpolation Technology
    Supported Video Mode
    Aspect Ratio
    3D Technology
    PQI (Picture Quality Index)
    Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
    Display Technology
    Screen Format Adjustments
    Display Diagonal (Metric)
    Supported Graphics Resolutions
    Audio
    Built-in Subwoofer
    Subwoofer RMS Power
    RMS Rated Power
    Loudspeaker
    Built-in Speaker
    Audio System
    Audio Decoders
    Audio Decoding Technology
    Speaker
    Smart TV
    Internet TV
    Timeshift
    Screen Mirroring
    Smart TV
    Smart Modes
    Design
    On/off Switch
    VESA Mounting Interfaces
    Colour
    VESA Mounting
    Power
    Energy Efficiency Class
    Power Consumption (Typical)
    Power Consumption (Standby)
    Annual Energy Consumption
    AC Input Voltage
    AC Input Frequency
    Maximum Power Consumption
    Certificates
    Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
    Energy Star Certified
    TV Tuner
    Auto Channel Search
    Tuner Type
    Digital Signal Format System
    Analog Signal Format System
    Tuner
    Performance
    Built-in Camera
    Built-in Microphone
    Game Mode
    BD Wise
    High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
    24p
    Local Dimming
    Extended PVR
    Video Formats Supported
    Audio Formats Supported
    Image Formats Supported
    Teletext Function
    Processor Cores
    Picture Processing Technology
    BD Wise Plus
    Packaging Content
    Desktop Stand Included
    Handheld Remote Control
    Mounting Kit
    Batteries Included
    Remote Control Type
    Cables Included
    Quick Start Guide
    Manual
    Warranty Card
    Networking
    Wi-Fi
    Ethernet Port
    Wi-Fi Direct
    Wi-Fi Standards
    Management Features
    Auto Power Off System
    Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
    Picture-in-Picture
    On/Off Timer
    Voice Control
    Sleep Timer
    Firmware Upgradeable
    Motion Control
    On Screen Display (OSD)
    Number of OSD Languages
    Weight & Dimensions
    Weight
    Weight With Stand
    Depth (With Stand)
    Height (With Stand)
    Width (With Stand)
    Height
    Width
    Ports & Interfaces
    Common Interface (CI) Slot
    DVI Port
    High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
    PC in (D-Sub) Port
    Headphone Outputs
    Common Interface Plus (CI+)
    Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
    RF Port
    RS-232 Port
    Digital Audio Optical Out
    Composite Video in
    Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
    USB 2.0 Port
    HDMI Port
    Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
    Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
    Audio Return Channel (ARC)
    Audio (L,R) Out
    Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
    Packaging Data
    Package Weight
    Package Height
    Package Width

    Product Identifiers

    Manufacturer Part Numbers

    samsung ue48js8500txxu, samsung suhdue48js8500

    Barcodes

     00635131626470,  08806086653435,  08806086653688,  08806086686983,  08806086727983,  08806086750066

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