Based on 23,817 expert and user reviews, Samsung has good reviews for its televisions. Samsung also has good reviews specifically within its large TVs range.
Two RF Ports Quantitys
The Samsung UE50J5150 is a two RF ports quantity television. Most of the other large TVs that have been available for around the same time as the UE50J5150 have between one and two RF ports quantitys.
1080p Supported Video Modes
This TV supports a 1080p supported video modes, which is typical of many similar spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as it.
Supports Thirty-One Video Formats Supporteds
The UE50J5150 has a greater number of video formats than most TVs of a similar age and spec to it. This television supports an AVI video formats supported, which is the most commonly supported video formats supported supported by large TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the UE50J5150. The video formats supporteds "3GP", "ASF", "ASP", "AVC", "DIVX", "FLV", "H.264", "M-JPEG", "M2TS", "MKV", "MOV", "MP4", "MPEG", "MPEG1", "MPEG2", "MPEG4-SP", "MPG", "MTS", "MVC", "RV", "SVI", "TP", "TRP", "TS", "VC-1", "VOB", "VP8", "VRO", "WMV" and "WMV9" are also supported by this TV.
MP4 stands for Moving Pictures Expert Group 4.
WMV stands for Windows Media Video.
WMV stands for Windows Media Video.
AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave.
Quite Low Annual Energy Consumption
The lowest annual energy consumption of televisions of this age and spec is 62kWh, the highest is 230kWh, and the average annual energy consumption is 110kWh. With an annual energy consumption of only 91 kilowatt hours, the UE50J5150 has one of the lower annual energy consumptions amongst similar spec televisions of this age.
Televisions of this age and spec have weights of between 5.2kg and 36kg. At only 12.6 kilograms, the UE50J5150 is fairly light compared to most of the other TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the UE50J5150.
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Analog Tuner Type
This television has an Analog & Digital tuner type, which is the most commonly found tuner type on TVs of this age and spec.
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Does Not Support Smart TV
The UE50J5150 does not support smart TV. Most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to the UE50J5150 do support smart TV.
Does Not Have a Wi-Fi
The UE50J5150 does not have a wi-Fi, unlike most of the other large TVs that were launched more than a year ago which have a wi-Fi.
Most comparable spec TVs that have been available for a similar time to the UE50J5150 are not 3D. The UE50J5150 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The UE50J5150 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other televisions of a comparable spec and age to the UE50J5150 also do not have a built-in camera.
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Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The Samsung UE50J5150 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other large TVs that are a comparable age to the UE50J5150 also do not feature OLED technology.
It is worth also looking at alternative televisions which also feature OLED technology including the LG 55EC940[plb_3044917_price] which also has a higher rating.
Only Two HDMI Ports Quantitys
The UE50J5150 is a two HDMI ports quantity TV.
Only One USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
The UE50J5150 is a one USB 2.0 ports quantity TV. Most of the other large TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the UE50J5150 have between one and two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.
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Average Running Costs
This television is rated A+ for energy efficiency, and the UE50J5150 is typical compared to the other 133 televisions of a similar spec and age that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the UE50J5150 is £102.
Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when Samsung released the UE50J5150.
Full HD HD Type
The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on large TVs that were released around the same time as it. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
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At 65.4 millimeters, the Samsung UE50J5150 has a relatively standard depth compared to most of the other TVs of this age and spec.
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
1920 x 1080
Supported Video Modes
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
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Screen Format Adjustments
Display Diagonal (metric)
Supported Graphics Resolutions
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Auto Channel Search
Digital Signal Format System
DVB, DVB-C, DVB, DVB-S, DVB-S2, DVB, DVB-T
Analog, Analog & Digital, Digital
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
DTS Premium Sound 5.1, DTS, DTS Studio Sound, DTS, Digital Plus, Digital
Dolby Digital, DTS
Audio Decoding Technologies
DTS Premium Sound 5.1, DTS Studio Sound, Dolby Digital Plus
Ports & Interfaces
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
RF Ports Quantity
SCART Ports Quantity
Digital Audio Optical Out
Composite Video in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
Game, Movie, Natural, Sports
On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Auto Power Off
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
BUL, CRO, CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, EST, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, LAT, LIT, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, SER, SLK, SLV, SWE
Samsung Wide Color Enhancer, Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
Satellite Channel Router (SatCR) Compatible
Wide Color Enhancer Plus
Single Cable Distribution
Logical Channel Number (LCN)
Channel List Copy Function
Colour of Product
VESA Mounting Interfaces
400 x 400
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Total running cost over 5 years
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 13 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
Previous and future annual running costs of the Samsung UE50J5150 assuming future electricity price inflation of 0.0600% per year. Edit inflation assumptions