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Samsung BD-C8500

Samsung BD-C8500
alaScore 75

78 reviews

Oct, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 78 reviews of Samsung BD-C8500. The average rating for this product is 3.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Views about the design and usability are generally positive.

price, usability, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Samsung BD-C8500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 75/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung BD-C8500

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of Samsung BD-C8500 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the design. The usability also gets good views.

price, usability, design

57% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

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Oct, 2018

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Samsung BD-C8500

 

Easy to set up and operate

only one tuner

Jun, 2011

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Samsung BD-C8500

 

can play dvd/blueray and record tv

There is only one freeview tuner built in so i have to switch to the tuner in the tv when we are recording

Jan, 2011

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Samsung BD-C8500

 

Clear interface

Does not have many apps - eg. for BBC Iplayer.

Jan, 2011

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Samsung BD-C8500

 

Clear interface

Does not have many apps - eg. for BBC Iplayer

Aug, 2010

Product Specifications

Design

Colour of product:Black

File formats

Audio formats supported:AAC, MP3, WMA
Playback formats:MPEG2, H.264, VC-1, AVCHD, DivX HD, MKV, MP4, WMV9, 3GPP
Video formats supported:3GP, AVCHD, H.264, MKV, MP4, MPEG2, VC-1, WMV9

Media types

Disc types supported:BD, CD, DVD / BD-R, BD-RE, CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW

Networking

Ethernet LAN: Yes
Wi-Fi ready:Y
WLAN-ready: Yes

Other features

Audio system:Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby True HD, DTS HD High Resolution Audio
Dimensions (WxDxH):430 x 300 x 61.5

Performance

Progressive Scan: Yes
TV tuner type:DVB-C, DVB-T, DVB-T2

Ports & interfaces

Common interface Plus (CI+): Yes
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Composite Video Out:1
Digital Audio Optical Out:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI: Yes
HDMI Version:1.3
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Power

Power Consumption (Standby):1
Power consumption (typical):40

Storage

Hard Drive Capacity:500

Video

3D: No
Full HD: Yes
HD-Ready: Yes
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p
x.v.Color support: No

Weight & Dimensions

Package dimensions (WxDxH):507 x 120 x 381
Package weight:5.1
Weight:3.8