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Samsung UE48JS8502

48" 4K Ultra HD Flat Nov 2015
A
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D Screen Shape Release Date £138.03 Electricity cost over 5 years
Samsung has excellent reviews for its TVs
3D
Supports Wi-Fi

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Reviews

Samsung Has Excellent Reviews for Its TVs

Based on 47,387 expert and owner reviews (including 11,240 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent ratings for its televisions. Samsung also has excellent ratings specifically for its 4K and 8K TVs compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a Samsung television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

Average Running Costs

This 4K and 8K TV has an energy efficiency classification of A, and the UE48JS8502 has an average 5 year running cost of £139 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 460 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for more than a year.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

It was November 2015 when this 4K and 8K TV was released.


Display

4K Ultra HD

4K Ultra HD

The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on televisions that have been available for around the same time as it. 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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Only Mega Contrast Dynamic Contrast Ratio

This television has a Mega Contrast contrast ratio (dynamic), which is the most frequently found contrast ratio (dynamic) on televisions of a similar age and type to it.

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48 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 48 inches television.

It may also be worth considering one of the other 48" televisions currently available including the Samsung UE48JS8500 (£999) which has better reviews.

TVs with a larger display diagonal that might be worth considering include the 49UH5B (48.5"), the 49UH750 (£599) (49"), or the 49UH850 (£649) (49") all from LG.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The Samsung UE48JS8502 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out around the same time as this television.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative televisions which support Wi-Fi currently available including the Thomson 55UA9806 which has better reviews.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UE48JS8502 supports Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other televisions that are a similar age to this TV also support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The UE48JS8502 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this television.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The UE48JS8502 has a built-in subwoofer, as do most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been around for more than a year.

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Performance

Supports BD Wise

The Samsung UE48JS8502 supports BD Wise. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV also support BD Wise.

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Features Voice Control

The Samsung UE48JS8502 features voice control. Most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to this TV also feature voice control.

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Features Local Dimming

The UE48JS8502 features local dimming. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV also feature local dimming.

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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The UE48JS8502 supports Picture-in-Picture, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Samsung UE48JS8502 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for more than a year also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The Samsung UE48JS8502 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other TVs of a similar age and spec to this TV also have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The UE48JS8502 has a desktop stand included, as do most of the other televisions of this spec and age.

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Smart TV

Supports Internet TV

The UE48JS8502 supports internet TV, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this TV.

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Supports Smart TV

The Samsung UE48JS8502 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other TVs of this spec and age.

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Weight & Dimensions

Very Thick

At 92.9 millimeters, the Samsung UE48JS8502 has a quite thick depth compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to this TV. Across all the 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV the depths range from 17mm to 100mm.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 92.9mm thick televisions currently available including because of its better review score, the Samsung UE48JS8500 (£999).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue48js8502txxh
Barcodes 08806086801454

Samsung UE48JS8502 Review Sources

To prepare this Samsung UE48JS8502 review we compared this TV to 4,701 other models. For each TV that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 1,018,001 product attributes, 85,134 TV reviews and 3,292,400 historical TV prices from 204 TV retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this TV compared to the other models as well as any areas where this TV is lacking.

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