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53

Overall Score

Samsung UN48J5500

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An award winning 47.6" Full HD TV with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website
47.6" Full HD No No Dec 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

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Samsung UN48J5500 Review

With excellent reviews and at under 2 years old,
82
821 Reviews + 1 Award
41
Average Features
71
20 Months Old
11
Overall Score
53
Average

Why Has it Scored 53?

It has good expert reviews and brilliant user reviews with 94% of buyers recommending this TV to others. This TV has received an "Editor's Choice" award from Reviewed.com. Samsung televisions also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
Customers report design, superior audio quality and excellent image quality.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports Bluetooth
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology

Samsung UN48J5500 Video Reviews


Samsung UN48J5500 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

One Industry Award

Review site Reviewed.com decided that this television was brilliant and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.

Expert Reviews Are Average

Based on six expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, Digital Versus, product-test.ru and reviewed.com the average expert rating of this television is 72%.

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Excellent User Reviews

On average, people who bought this TV rated it as excellent. Over 74% of reviewers gave this television the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 94% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Customers Report Excellent Design

10 owners who reviewed it considered that it was good looking, nine customers said in their reviews that the product was well designed and two customers reckoned that it was neat.

Users Report Superior Sound Quality

54 people thought the product had good sound quality.

Customers Report Excellent Picture Quality

35 people who reviewed it reckoned that it had good picture quality and four owners who reviewed it agreed that it had good colour saturation.

  • The edge lighting also helps to balance out the downsides of the matte screen by providing rich colors and strong contrast…
  • This item is perfect for vision and sound and is very high quality…
    Kerry97 (Argos.co.uk) - February 2016
  • Picture quality is excellent, sound is great…
    Katie (Argos.co.uk) - October 2015
  • Picture quality is good and changing channels is very quiet, which is great in a bedroom…
    Lucy (Argos.co.uk) - February 2016
  • The sound is excellent and is extremely clear which is so important to me as hearing is beginning to go! Picture quality is also excellent…
  • Bought this for my mother, she loves the sharp colours and crisp picture…
    Pete (Argos.co.uk) - January 2016
  • Picture quality really is that good, pretty amazing really…
    Pete (Argos.co.uk) - January 2016
  • Good value for money, excellent picture quality, would definitely recommend!
    Phil (Argos.co.uk) - October 2015
  • Really easy to set up, great picture quality and lovely design…
    Rawcs (Argos.co.uk) - October 2015
  • Picture quality is really good…

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

40 people considered that the Samsung UN48J5500 was easy to setup, 28 customers who bought it reckoned that it was easy to use and seven people who reviewed the product agreed that it was easy to use the menus.

Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

52 people who bought the product concluded that it was good value for money.

Users Report Good Product Quality

64 people agreed that the Samsung UN48J5500 was good quality.

Samsung Has Excellent Reviews for Its TVs

Based on 70,481 expert and owner reviews (including 38,780 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 Good Connectivity

Six owners who reviewed it thought it was good in terms of connectivity.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

Three owners reckoned that it was a good size.

Users Report That it is Robust

Three customers who purchased it reckoned that it was reliable and two people who reviewed the product thought it was strong and durable.

Customers Report Good Smart TV Features

Four people who bought the Samsung UN48J5500 said that it had great smart functions.

Customers Report Superior Technical Features

10 owners who bought it said that it had good features.

Customers Report it Being Good for Wall Mounting

Three people said in their reviews that the product was good for wall mounting.

Customers Report a Good Remote Control

Four people wrote in their reviews that the Samsung UN48J5500 had a good remote control.

Users Report Acceptable Noise Level

Three people who purchased the Samsung UN48J5500 agreed that it was quiet.

Users Report a Nice Stand

Three people who purchased the Samsung UN48J5500 considered that it had a good stand.


Features

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the UN48J5500 of 47.6" is fairly typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 52% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The UN48J5500 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

The UN48J5500 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that 74% of televisions are also not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the UN48J5500 of 66mm is pretty typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 67% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The Samsung UN48J5500 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of TVs.

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Supports Bluetooth

The Samsung UN48J5500 supports Bluetooth, which is unusual. 81% of TVs do not support Bluetooth.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UN48J5500 supports Wi-Fi Direct, which is unusual. 72% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Average High Frequency Rate

The high frequency rate of the UN48J5500 of 60Hz is relatively typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the fastest 28% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Supports BD Wise

The UN48J5500 supports BD Wise, which is unusual. 90% of TVs do not support BD Wise.

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Features Local Dimming

The Samsung UN48J5500 features local dimming, unlike 76% of TVs which do not feature local dimming.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The Samsung UN48J5500 supports screen mirroring, unlike 87% of TVs which do not support screen mirroring.

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Energy Star Certified

The Samsung UN48J5500 is Energy Star certified, which is unusual. 84% of televisions are not Energy Star certified.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequency of the Samsung UN48J5500 of only 60Hz is in the slowest 8% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The average motion interpolation frequency of all TVs is 440Hz, with the slowest being 50Hz and the fastest being 3,000Hz.

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Has a Mounting Kit

The UN48J5500 has a mounting kit. 91% of TVs do not have a mounting kit.

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Age

Released 20 Months Ago

Samsung released the UN48J5500 in December 2015.


Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00887276087849

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