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Samsung 48" JS8500 Series (UE / UN 48JS8500, 48JS8502, 48JS8580, 48JS8590)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 522 reviews of Samsung 48" JS8500 Series (UE / UN 48JS8500, 48JS8502, 48JS8580, 48JS8590). The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs for all reviews. People really like the remote control and price. The design and usability also get good feedback, whereas there are some critical views about the energy efficiency and durability.

image quality, usability, design, price, remote control

sound, reliability, durability, energy

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Samsung 48" JS8500 Series (UE / UN 48JS8500, 48JS8502, 48JS8580, 48JS8590) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung 48" JS8500 Series (UE / UN 48JS8500, 48JS8502, 48JS8580, 48JS8590)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 user reviews of Samsung 48" JS8500 Series (UE / UN 48JS8500, 48JS8502, 48JS8580, 48JS8590) from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the size and glare. The sound and image quality are also mentioned favorably, but the reliability and durability get negative views.

usability, image quality, sound, glare, size

durability, reliability

91% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung UE48JS8500 48" 8 Series Curved SUHD Smart 3D LED TVSamsung UE48JS8500 48" 8 Series Curved SUHD Smart 3D LED TV

Jun, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Samsung 48" JS8500 Series (UE / UN 48JS8500, 48JS8502, 48JS8580, 48JS8590)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 72 user reviews of Samsung 48" JS8500 Series (UE / UN 48JS8500, 48JS8502, 48JS8580, 48JS8590) from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other TVs on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the sound and price. The usability and image quality also get good reviews, but many are less positive about the reliability and design. Views about the color and size are mixed.

image quality, usability, price, sound

design, reliability

89% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung UN48JS8500 48-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV (2015 Model)Samsung UN48JS8500 48-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV (2015 Model)

Jun, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.ca)

Amazon.ca review summary for Samsung 48" JS8500 Series (UE / UN 48JS8500, 48JS8502, 48JS8580, 48JS8590)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Samsung 48" JS8500 Series (UE / UN 48JS8500, 48JS8502, 48JS8580, 48JS8590) from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other TVs on Amazon.ca.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung UN48JS8500 48-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV (2015 Model)Samsung UN48JS8500 48-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV (2015 Model)

Jun, 2018

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio Decoders:Dolby Digital, DTS
Audio decoding technologies:Dolby Digital Plus, DTS Premium Sound 5.1, DTS Studio Sound / Dolby Digital Plus, DTS Studio Sound / Dolby MS11, DTS Premium Sound 5.1, DTS Studio Sound / DTS Premium Sound 5.1, DTS Studio Sound / DTS Premium Sound 5.1, DTS Studio Sound, Dolby Digital Plus
Audio system:Dolby Digital Plus / HD / HD Audio
Built-in speaker(s): Yes
Built-in subwoofer: Yes
Number of loudspeakers:2 / 4
Number of Speakers:2 / 4
RMS rated power:20 / 40
Subwoofer RMS power:20

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:No / Yes
Energy Star certified: Yes

Design

Built-in Camera: No
Built-In Microphone: No
Colour of product:Black, Metallic / Black, Silver / Silver / Titanium

Display

2D-3D converter: Yes
3D: Yes
3D Type:Active
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Contrast ratio (dynamic):1000000:1 / Mega Contrast
Display diagonal:120.9 / 121.9
Display diagonal (metric):121
Display Resolution:3840 x 2160
Dynamic contrast ratio marketing name:Mega Contrast
HD type:4K Ultra HD
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI): Yes
LED backlighting type:Nano Full LED
Motion interpolation frequency:1900 / 240
Motion interpolation technology:PQI (Picture Quality Index) / PQI (Picture Quality Index) 1900
OLED technology: No
PQI (Picture Quality Index):1900
Screen format adjustments:16:9
Screen shape:Curved / Flat
Supported 3D technologies:Samsung Active 3D
Supported graphics resolutions:3840 x 2160
Supported video modes:1080p / 2160p

Ergonomics

On/off switch: Yes
Smartphone remote support: Yes
VESA mounting: Yes
VESA mounting interfaces:400 x 400

Management features

Auto power off: Yes
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG): Yes
Firmware upgradeable: Yes
Number of OSD languages:27 / 3
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:BUL, CRO, CZE, DAN, DEU, ENG, ESP, EST, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, LAV, LIT, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, SER, SLK, SLV, SWE / ENG, ESP, FRE
On/Off timer: Yes
Picture-in-Picture: Yes
Sleep timer: Yes
Smart modes:Game / Game, Movie, Natural, Sports / Game, Movie, Sports / Game, Natural, Sports

Networking

Bluetooth: Yes
Browsing: Yes
Ethernet LAN: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi Direct: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11ac

Packaging Content

3D glasses included: Yes
3D glasses quantity:1
Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:AC
Desktop stand: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Mounting kit: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Remote control type:TM1580A + TM1240A
Warranty card: Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:154.9 / 168
Package height:696 / 713.7
Package weight:20.5 / 22.3
Package width:1249.7 / 1283

Performance

24p support: Yes
Audio formats supported:AAC, AIFF, APE, FLAC, M4A, MIDI, MP3, MPA, OGG, WAV, WMA / MP3
BD Wise: Yes
BD Wise Plus: Yes
Extended PVR: Yes
Game mode: Yes
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI): Yes
Image formats supported:JPG
Local Dimming: Yes
Motion control: Yes
Picture processing technology:Samsung Wide Color Enhancer / Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
Processor Cores:4
Subtitles function: Yes
Teletext function: Yes
Video formats supported:2 x Realtek RTL8111CP / ASF, AVI
Voice Control: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) out:1
Audio Return Channel (ARC): Yes
Common interface (CI):No / Yes
Common interface Plus (CI+): Yes
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Composite Video In:1
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):Anynet+
Digital Audio Optical Out:1
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDCP: Yes
HDMI ports quantity:4
Headphone outputs:1
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL): Yes
PC in (D-Sub):No / Yes
RF ports quantity:1 / 2 / 3
RS-232 ports:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3

Power

AC input frequency:50/60 / 60
AC input voltage:110 - 120 / 220 - 240
Annual energy consumption:118
Energy efficiency class:A
Power consumption (max):190 / 211
Power Consumption (Standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):64 / 85

Smart TV

Interactive TV: Yes
Internet TV:No / Yes
Screen mirroring: Yes
Smart TV: Yes
Timeshift: Yes

TV tuner

Analog signal format system:NTSC
Auto channel search: Yes
Digital signal format system:ATSC / DVB-C, DVB-C2, DVB-T2 / DVB-C, DVB-S2, DVB-T / DVB-C, DVB-S2, DVB-T2 / DVB-C2, DVB-T2, ISDB-C
Number of Tuners:2
Tuner type:Analog & Digital

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:3.05 / 9.28 / 9.29
Depth (with stand):24.1 / 30.8 / 30.9
Height :62.5 / 62.6 / 63.2
Height (with stand):67.6 / 68.4 / 68.9
Package depth:15.5 / 16.8
Package height:69.6 / 71.4
Package weight:20.5 / 22.3
Package width:125 / 128.3
Weight:15.2 / 16.1
Weight with stand:17.6 / 19
Width:108.3 / 109.2
Width (with stand):108.3 / 109.2