Close

Loading image...
Samsung UE55JS8000
26 Images + 3 Videos

Samsung UE55JS8000

55" Flat Nov 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D Screen Shape Release Date
View an even wider range of brilliant and vibrant colors enhanced to be so lifelike, they stimulate more than just your sight for a total sensory experience that makes everything you watch seem... More
A
£177.87 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
Get Price Alerts
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
RGB Direct
£1,099.00
Checked 2 hours ago
Delivery unknown
Go to Store
Radiocraft
£1,349.99
Checked 4 hours ago
Delivery unknown
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price Found it cheaper elsewhere?
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Searching for prices in ...
Samsung JS8000 Ultra HD 4K TV Review - UE55JS8000
Samsung UE55JS8000 review. Samsung S-UHD Smart TV met het nieuwe Tizen.
Samsung UE55JS8000 review - PlatteTV.nl

18 Reasons For

Good Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this 4K and 8K TV is 80 out of 100 based on two expert reviews from sites including tweakers.net and cybershack.com.au.

User Reviews Are Good

Based on 7 user reviews the average user rating of this Samsung TV is 83 out of 100.

Good Product Quality

Several people mentioned in their reviews that this TV was good quality. In December this year Derek King gave it an excellent rating and he said in his review of the Samsung UE55JS8000 “Picture quality is outstanding”. J. B. Fielding mentioned “Excellent picture quality, good feature set, good looks”. Jaspal Bhamra mentioned in their Samsung UE55JS8000 review in December this year “Excellent to, quality of pictures”.

Good Picture Quality

Some people reckoned that the product had good picture quality. Jaspal Bhamra mentioned on Amazon in December “And the picture quality on this is better” in their review and gave the Samsung UE55JS8000 a score of 5 stars. Nobutyeahbut scored this TV very highly and mentioned also in December “Very pleased with the picture quality” in their review of this TV. In December last year Cybershack.com.au wrote “Great picture quality”.

Good Brand

We calculated the average reviews for all Samsung televisions and also specifically for Samsung 4K and 8K TVs and found that in both cases Samsung had good reviews compared to other manufacturers.

Nice Design

One Samsung UE55JS8000 reviewer who reviewed the Samsung UE55JS8000 reckoned that it was good looking. Derek King rated this TV as excellent and he wrote in his review of this TV “Useable, functions that you use and good looking to boot”.

One person who purchased the product reckoned that it was a good design. Expert review site Cybershack.com.au said “It impressed me with its slick design, almost flawless backlight”.

Read more Less

Good Technical Features

A number of people said in their reviews that the Samsung UE55JS8000 had good features. J. B. Fielding mentioned in their review of this TV on Amazon this year “You need to turn off all of the silly 'auto motion, clear view, etc' features - that's pretty normal for most TVs” yet they only gave the product a rating of 2 stars.

Good 3D Picture Quality

One Samsung UE55JS8000 reviewer who bought the product thought it had a good 3D picture quality. Derek King wrote on Amazon “The best 3D I have ever seen” in his review of the Samsung UE55JS8000.

Good Remote Control

One customer who purchased the Samsung UE55JS8000 considered that it had a good remote control.

Good Connectivity

One Samsung UE55JS8000 owner said in their reviews that it was able to connect to the internet. Andrew J Scott wrote on Amazon “The boy in me likes to play! Internet works fine” in his review of this TV and rated the Samsung UE55JS8000 as very good.

Good for Wall Mounting

One person who reviewed the Samsung UE55JS8000 mentioned that it was good for wall mounting. A few weeks ago J. B. Fielding wrote “Smart looking TV especially when wall mounted with cables properly concealed etc” in their review of this TV.

Easy to Use

One Samsung UE55JS8000 owner thought it was easy to setup. Andrew J Scott wrote on Amazon this month “Had this tv a week now first impressions are good easy to set up and get a picture” in his review of the Samsung UE55JS8000 and rated the product 5 stars.

Reasonably Priced

One customer who bought this TV concluded that it was good value for money. Dazzler mentioned in their Samsung UE55JS8000 review “Awesome TV for the price” and gave it an excellent rating.

Has a Wi-Fi

has a wi-Fi

The UE55JS8000 has a wi-Fi. Most of the other televisions that are a similar age to the UE55JS8000 also have a wi-Fi.

We compared this TV to all the other TVs with a wi-Fi and we think the UE55JS8500[pl_2828885_price], and the UE55JS9000[pl_2824102_price] both from Samsung which has better reviews; or the Sony KD-65X8509[plb_2796451_price] which is cheaper are also worth considering.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Supports Smart TV

Like most of the other televisions of a comparable spec and age to the UE55JS8000, the Samsung UE55JS8000 supports smart TV.

We compared all the other TVs which support smart TV to this television and we think a cheaper TV such as the Samsung HG48ED890UB[plb_3147914_price] or you might consider a higher rated TV such as the UE55JS8500[pl_2828885_price], and the UE55JS9000[pl_2824102_price] both from Samsung are also worth considering.

Read more Less Chart Edit

LED Display Technology

The display technology of this TV is LED, which is the most frequently found display technology on televisions of this type and age.

Chart Edit

Four Number of Loudspeakerss

The UE55JS8000 is a four number of loudspeakers TV.

Chart Edit

Quite High RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated powers of televisions of this age and type range from 8W to 120W. The UE55JS8000 has one of the higher RMS rated powers (40 Watts) amongst 4K and 8K TVs of this age.

Chart Edit

8 Reasons Against

Not Good in Terms of Size

One Samsung UE55JS8000 reviewer wrote in their reviews that this TV was not thick.

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most TVs that were launched around the same time as the UE55JS8000 do not have a built-in camera. The UE55JS8000 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

Chart Edit

Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Most 4K and 8K TVs that came out more than a year ago do not feature OLED technology. The Samsung UE55JS8000 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.

Chart Edit

Quite Low Subwoofer RMS Power

When compared to other TVs of a comparable spec and age to the UE55JS8000 that we have assessed, the Samsung UE55JS8000's subwoofer RMS power of only 10 Watts is one of the lowest. The lowest subwoofer RMS power of 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a similar time to the UE55JS8000 is 10W and the highest is 40W.

Chart Edit

Only Supports One Video Formats Supported

The UE55JS8000 has a greater number of video formats than most TVs of a similar type and age to it. The most commonly supported video formats supported is AVI, but this video formats supported is not supported by this television. The video formats supporteds H.265 are also supported by this TV.

Chart Edit

Only 802.11a Wi-Fi Standards

This TV supports an 802.11ac wi-Fi standards, which is the most frequently supported wi-Fi standards on 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to it.

Chart Edit

Only One RF Ports Quantity

Most TVs that were released more than a year ago have between one and three RF ports quantitys, including the Samsung UE55JS8000 which has one RF ports quantity.

Chart Edit

Quite Thick

With a depth of 91.5 millimeters, the Samsung UE55JS8000 has one of the thicker depths amongst similar spec televisions of this age. The average depth of 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for more than a year is 62mm.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative 91.5mm thick televisions currently available including the Samsung UE55JS8500[plb_2828885_price] which has better reviews.

If you don't mind having a thicker depth then you might want to consider the UE48JS8500[pl_2828861_price] (92.9mm), or the UE55JS9000[pl_2824102_price] (90.7mm) both from Samsung which is also higher rated.

Read more Less Chart Edit

3 Other reasons to consider the Samsung UE55JS8000

4K Ultra HD HD Type

4K Ultra HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs of this age and spec. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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

Chart Edit

OK Running Costs

The energy efficiency classification of this 4K and 8K TV is A. Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the UE55JS8000 will cost £178 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 465 similar spec televisions that have been on the market for more than a year.

Chart

Released Over a Year Ago

Samsung released the UE55JS8000 over a year ago.

Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
3D
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Resolution
Aspect Ratio
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
2D-3D Converter
Display Technology
Screen Format Adjustments
Display Diagonal (metric)
Supported Graphics Resolutions
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner Type
Smart TV
Smart TV
Internet TV
Timeshift
Audio
Subwoofer RMS Power
Built-In Subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Dolby Technology
Audio Decoders
Audio Decoding Technologies
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
RF Ports Quantity
RS-232 Ports
Digital Audio Optical Out
Composite Video in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
DVI Port
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Networking
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Standards
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Direct
Management Features
Sleep Timer
Smart Modes
Picture-in-Picture
On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Number of OSD Languages
Performance
Video Formats Supported
Teletext Function
Game Mode
BD Wise
Extended PVR
Local Dimming
Processor Cores
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Design
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Power Consumption (max)
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight
Package Weight
Weight With Stand
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Package Height
Package Width
Packaging Content
Desktop Stand
Batteries Included
Handheld Remote Control
Cables Included
Manual

Expert Reviews

(2)
24 July 2015

SUHD might not be make as much of a difference as Samsung's marketing would you have you believe - especially on the low end - but it does offer improvements. The JS8000 is a great all-rounder,...

Consistent backlight
Great picture quality
Flat
Local dimming not as precise as on higher end models
Edgelit rather than backlit
Tizen can be unintuitive at times
21 November 2015

De JS8000 is een high-end model en dat is goed terug te zien aan het design van de behuizing. Dankzij de metalen afwerking straalt de tv luxe uit. De rechte voet past goed bij het platte scherm,...

Goede kleurweergave
Goed geluid
Prettige bediening
Kleine kleurverschillen bij egaal beeld

User Reviews

(7)
Reviewed 19 August 2016 by J. B. Fielding

Excellent picture quality, good feature set, good looks but awful usability and a buggy UI. The good: Smart looking TV especially when wall mounted with cables properly concealed etc. Picture... Read more…

Reviewed 26 May 2016 by NoButYeahBut
(Verified Purchase)

Excellent TV. Very pleased with the picture quality.

Reviewed 9 April 2016 by Jaspal bhamra
(Verified Purchase)

Excellent to, quality of pictures and blacks is fantastic. I already have a curved Samsung t.v.and the picture quality on this is better...

Reviewed 22 March 2016 by InternetAddict

This product in US $1,249.99 in the USA. Rip off...

Reviewed 19 March 2016 by Dazzler
(Verified Purchase)

Awesome TV for the price :)...

« Prev 1 of 2 Next »

Running Cost

Hours of Use Per Day: hours
Show running costs over: years
Electricity cost when switched on £177.87
Electricity cost when on standby
@ £0.139 per kwh - Edit electricity price and usage
kwh per hour
kwh per hour left on standby
Electricity price £per kilowatt hour
Annual electricity price inflation %
Water cost when switched on
@ £0.003474 per litre - Edit water usage and price
litres per hour
Water price £per litre
Annual water price inflation %
Submit Energy Consumption Figures
Total running cost over 5 years £177.87
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the Samsung UE55JS8000uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Energy Rating
0.88T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.88 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
23
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 23 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue55js8000, samsung ue55js8000t, samsungtv ue55js8000, samsung suhdue55js8000
Barcodes 00635131626326, 08806088058115, 08806088063621

Save Money with These Great TV Vouchers & Offers

Save £100
Voucher
Save £100 Off the marked price on all TVs £1499 and over
Valid 19 Jan 17 - 24 Jan 17
£75 Off
Voucher
£75 Off all orders over £999 (excludes warranties)
Valid 12 Jan 17 - 2 Feb 17
£10 Off
Voucher
£10 Off a £30+ spend
Valid 16 Jan 17 - 23 Jan 17
£20 Discount
Voucher
£20 Discount when you spend £801 - £1000 with the voucher code
Valid until 31 Mar 17

See How Other TVs Compare to the Samsung UE55JS8000

UE48JS8500 vs UE55JS8000

Samsung UE48JS8500 vs Samsung UE55JS8000
Samsung UE48JS8500 Samsung UE55JS8000
£ 999.00 £1,099.00
£100 Cheaper
Better User Reviews
A Little Better Expert Reviews
A Lot Higher Subwoofer RMS Power
20W Lower RMS Rated Power
Two Less Loudspeakers

LG 60UF770 vs Samsung UE55JS8000

LG 60UF770 vs Samsung UE55JS8000
LG 60UF770 Samsung UE55JS8000
£ 1,199.99 £1,099.00
Considerably Better User Reviews
Energy Efficiency Rating is Better
Two RF Ports
Two More Loudspeakers
£101 More Expensive
Lower RMS Rated Power

LG 55UF675 vs Samsung UE55JS8000

LG 55UF675 vs Samsung UE55JS8000
LG 55UF675 Samsung UE55JS8000
£ 1,149.99 £1,099.00
Vastly Thinner
One More RF Port
Superior Energy Efficiency Rating
Lighter
£51 More Expensive
Vastly Lower RMS Rated Power
Feedback