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80

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Samsung UE55JS8000

Samsung UE55JS8000
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A critically acclaimed and breathtakingly thin thickness 55" 4K TV, with average running costs and features
55" 4K No 29.9mm Nov 2015 A
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Samsung UE55JS8000 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have scored the Samsung UE55JS8000 as follows:
91
Reviews
14 Reviews
90
Features
Fully-Featured
79
Age
2 Years Old
67
Running Costs
£140 Over 5 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 80?

It has very good expert reviews and very good user reviews with an average overall rating of 83%, based on 14 reviews. Hisense televisions also have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer TVs 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 £140 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,318 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
Customers report good product quality.
The UE55JS8000 has some great features:
Larger than average display diagonal
Get your TV to brief you every morning
Watch movies from your USB
Bringing a full multimedia experience into your living room
Immersive realism with samsung full HD 3d technology
Clear motion rate minimizes motion blur
More vibrant colors for better images
Experience life-enriching apps on your smart TV
Instantly switch back and play right from where you left off
Creates deeper blacks, purer whites, and enhanced color and detail in every image
UHD upscaling enhances the quality of all of your viewing
Content that suits your lifestyle
Your TV and mobile devices in perfect sync
4K
Now you can truly enjoy all your smart TV content and features with ease
A smarter TV that gets you right to your content instantly
4 times the full HD resolution
Contrast enhancer
Shirring design
Precision black
Peak illuminator pro
Suhd remastering engine
Nano crystal color
Thinner than average
3D
Access the internet without wires

What is This TV Best Used For?

72
Watching Films
Very Good
77
Watching Sport
Very Good

Samsung UE55JS8000 Video Reviews

Samsung UE55JS8000 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Expert Reviews

Based on three expert reviews from sites including homecinemamagazine.nl, cybershack.com.au and tweakers.net the average expert rating of this TV is 83 out of 100.

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Good User Reviews

This television has an average user rating of 84 out of 100 based on 11 user reviews. 8 reviewers (72% of all reviewers) gave this television the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

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Samsung Has Excellent TV Reviews

Based on 109,255 owner and expert reviews (including 50,932 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent reviews for its televisions. 96% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Excellent Product Quality

Five people who reviewed it thought it was good quality.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Four people reckoned that it had good picture quality.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

This television has an energy efficiency classification of A, and the UE55JS8000 has an average running cost of £140 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,318 televisions.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Samsung television has been on the market since November 2015.

Features

Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the UE55JS8000 of 55" is larger than 83% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The display diagonals of TVs range from 13" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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4K

4K

The Samsung UE55JS8000 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of the most common HD type of Full HD. Across all televisions the resolution ranges from HD Ready (worst) to 8K (best). 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 UE55JS8000 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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3D

The UE55JS8000 is 3D. 75% of televisions are not 3D.

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Thinner Than Average

Across all the televisions the thicknesses range from 1.7mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm. The thickness of the UE55JS8000 of only 29.9mm is in the thinnest 5% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The UE55JS8000 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of televisions also support Wi-Fi.

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Higher Than Average RMS Rated Power

The Samsung UE55JS8000's RMS rated power of 40W is in the highest 10% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. The average RMS rated power of all televisions is 21W, with the lowest being 2W and the highest being 200W.

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Features Extended PVR

The Samsung UE55JS8000 features extended PVR, unlike 87% of televisions which do not feature extended PVR.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The Samsung UE55JS8000 supports a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels. This television also supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. Across all televisions the worst resolution is 366 x 768 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2160 pixels.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Samsung UE55JS8000 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 73% of televisions do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Features Local Dimming

The UE55JS8000 features local dimming, unlike 76% of televisions which do not feature local dimming.

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Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

The UE55JS8000 features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI), unlike 87% of televisions which do not feature High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The UE55JS8000 supports Picture-in-Picture, which is unusual. 78% of TVs do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The Samsung UE55JS8000 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, which is unusual. 70% of TVs do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The UE55JS8000 has a built-in subwoofer, which is unusual. 90% of televisions do not have a built-in subwoofer.

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Supports BD Wise

The UE55JS8000 supports BD Wise, which is unusual. 92% of televisions do not support BD Wise.

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Supports Timeshift

The UE55JS8000 supports timeshift, unlike 82% of TVs which do not support timeshift.

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Lower Than Average Subwoofer RMS Power

The subwoofer RMS powers of televisions range from 1W to 70W, and the average subwoofer RMS power is 18W. The subwoofer RMS power of the Samsung UE55JS8000 of only 10W is in the lowest 15% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The UE55JS8000 has a 2D-3D converter, which is unusual. 87% of televisions do not have a 2D-3D converter.

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Four Loudspeakers

Most televisions have between 1 and 19 loudspeakers, including the UE55JS8000 which has four loudspeakers.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung suhdue55js8000, samsung ue55js8000t

Barcodes:

00635131626326, 08806088058115, 08806088063621

Frequently Asked Questions About the Samsung UE55JS8000

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