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Samsung UE50J5500

£769.00
50" Full HD 60Hz Apr 2016
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D High Frequency Rate Release Date £114.00 Electricity cost over 5 years
Samsung has excellent reviews for its TVs
Has an ECO mode
Full HD
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Reviews

Samsung Has Excellent Reviews for Its TVs

We checked 47,290 expert and owner reviews (including 6,426 verified purchases) for Samsung TVs and found that on average Samsung has excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Samsung has excellent reviews specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs. 95% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Price

Price Has Gone Up by 43% (43%)

There was a cheaper price of £439.79 at Laptops Direct 48 days ago.Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 73% chance that the price will go up further. However the future is never certain and there remains a 27% chance that the price will actually go back down.

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Pricey

The cheapeast televisions of this age and spec that we found costs £150 and the most expensive costs £999. We think that this TV looks expensive for a medium display diagonal TV that has been around for more than a year.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

Samsung released the UE50J5500 in April 2016.


Management Features

Has an ECO Mode

The UE50J5500 has an ECO mode. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that were launched more than a year ago also have an ECO mode.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Samsung UE50J5500 supports Picture-in-Picture. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out around the same time as this television also support Picture-in-Picture.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Samsung UE50J5500 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other televisions of this age and spec.

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Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on comparable spec TVs that have been available for 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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Average High Frequency Rate

At 60 hertz, the UE50J5500 has a fairly standard high frequency rate compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a comparable age to this television.

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50 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 50 inches television.

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Energy

Running Costs Are Very High

Whilst the energy efficiency rating of this television is A+, the UE50J5500 is in the most expensive 17% of all 237 TVs of a similar age and spec that we have assessed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the UE50J5500 will cost £114 over 5 years to run.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The UE50J5500 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to this television also support Wi-Fi.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available including the Sony KDL-48WD655 which has better reviews; or the Philips 48PFH5500 (£688.23) which is cheaper.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UE50J5500 supports Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this TV also support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The UE50J5500 has an ethernet port. Most of the other TVs of this type and age also have an ethernet port.

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Performance

Features Extended PVR

The Samsung UE50J5500 features extended PVR, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a comparable age to this TV.

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Features Local Dimming

The UE50J5500 features local dimming. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for more than a year also feature local dimming.

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Supports BD Wise

The UE50J5500 supports BD Wise, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out around the same time as this television.

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Has a Game Mode

The UE50J5500 has a game mode. Most of the other similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to this television also have a game mode.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a DVI Port

The UE50J5500 has a DVI port, which is unusual. Most of the other televisions of a similar age and type to this TV do not have a DVI port.

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Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The Samsung UE50J5500 has a common interface (CI) slot, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The Samsung UE50J5500 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, unlike most of the other similar spec TVs that have been available for more than a year which do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The UE50J5500 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other TVs that have been available for more than a year also have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The UE50J5500 has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were released more than a year ago also have an Energy Star certified.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The UE50J5500 has a desktop stand included. Most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to this television also have a desktop stand included.

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Smart TV

Supports Timeshift

The Samsung UE50J5500 supports timeshift. Most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to this TV also support timeshift.

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Supports Internet TV

The UE50J5500 supports internet TV. Most of the other TVs that were launched more than a year ago also support internet TV.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The UE50J5500 supports screen mirroring, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out more than a year ago.

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Supports Smart TV

The UE50J5500 supports Smart TV. Most of the other TVs that came out more than a year ago also support Smart TV.

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Supports Two Video Apps

The number of video apps supported by the UE50J5500 is more than most TVs of this type and age. The most commonly supported video apps is YouTube, but this video apps is not supported by this television. The video apps NetFlix are also supported by this TV.

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Audio

Fairly High RMS Rated Power

With an RMS rated power of 20 Watts, the UE50J5500 has a quite high RMS rated power compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to this television. The lowest RMS rated power of TVs that were released around the same time as this TV is 5W, the highest is 40W, and the average RMS rated power is 17W.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

The UE50J5500 has a relatively typical depth (67.5 millimeters) compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue50j5500akxxu
Barcodes 08806086620659, 08806086632263, 08806086634106, 08806086636117

Samsung UE50J5500 Review Sources

To prepare this Samsung UE50J5500 review we compared this TV to 4,717 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 1,041,409 product attributes, 85,840 TV reviews and 3,937,500 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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