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Samsung UN48JS8500

47.6" 4K Flat Dec 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D Screen Shape Release Date £104.38 Electricity cost over 5 years
Samsung TVs have excellent reviews
Low running costs
3D

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Reviews

Samsung TVs Have Excellent Reviews

We checked 47,290 user and expert reviews (including 11,240 verified purchases) for Samsung televisions and found that on average Samsung has excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Samsung has excellent reviews specifically within its 4K and 8K TVs range. 96% of those that bought a Samsung television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

Low Running Costs

The UN48JS8500 is in the cheapest 17% of all 473 TVs of this age and type that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the UN48JS8500 is £105.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

It was December 2015 when Samsung released the UN48JS8500.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The Samsung UN48JS8500 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other televisions of a comparable type and age to this television.

We compared this TV to all the other TVs which support Wi-Fi and we think because of its better review score, the Philips 65PUS8901 is also worth considering.

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Supports Bluetooth

The UN48JS8500 supports Bluetooth. Most of the other TVs that have been available for a similar time to this television also support Bluetooth.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Samsung UN48JS8500 supports Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other TVs that have been around for more than a year.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The UN48JS8500 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other televisions of this age and type.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The Samsung UN48JS8500 has a built-in subwoofer. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV also have a built-in subwoofer.

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Performance

Supports BD Wise

The Samsung UN48JS8500 supports BD Wise, as do most of the other TVs of this age and spec.

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Features Voice Control

The Samsung UN48JS8500 features voice control, as do most of the other televisions of this type and age.

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Features Local Dimming

The UN48JS8500 features local dimming, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that came out around the same time as this TV.

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Packaging Content

Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The UN48JS8500 has a pair of 3D glasses included, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to this TV.

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Has a Desktop Stand Included

The UN48JS8500 has a desktop stand included, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out more than a year ago.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The UN48JS8500 has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other televisions of this age and spec also have an Energy Star certified.

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Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The Samsung UN48JS8500 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been available for a similar time to this TV also have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Smart TV

Does Not Support Internet TV

The UN48JS8500 does not support internet TV, unlike most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to this TV.

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Supports Smart TV

The Samsung UN48JS8500 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other TVs that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Samsung UN48JS8500 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this TV.

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Display

Has a Wide Color Enhancer

The Samsung UN48JS8500 has a wide color enhancer, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to this television.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other TVs of this type and age, the UN48JS8500 does not feature OLED technology.

Other TVs which also feature OLED technology that you might want to look at include the LG 55EG960.

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47.6 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 47.6 inches television.

Alternative 47.6" televisions currently available that you might want to look at include because of its better review score, the Samsung UN48JU7500.

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Weight & Dimensions

Quite Thin

The average depth of 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to this TV is 61mm. With a depth of only 30.48 millimeters, the UN48JS8500 has one of the thinnest depths amongst 4K and 8K TVs of this age.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung un48js8500fxza
Barcodes 00887276096421

Samsung UN48JS8500 Review Sources

To prepare this Samsung UN48JS8500 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 1,041,547 product attributes, 85,382 TV reviews and 3,802,500 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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