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Samsung BD-8900

Samsung BD-8900
alaScore 90

133 reviews

Mar, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 133 reviews of Samsung BD-8900. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Blu-ray Players for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Blu-ray Players the Samsung BD-8900 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for Samsung BD-8900


alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Samsung BD-8900 from The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Blu-ray Players on

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This summary is based on the products: Samsung BD-H8900 DVD Player (Dolby Digital Plus / True HD)Samsung BD-H8900 DVD Player (Dolby Digital Plus / True HD)

Mar, 2018

hcc recommended

Expert review by : Danny Phillips (

Samsung BD-H8900


From Laserdisc players that also spin CDs to Blu-ray/DVD/VHS recorders, combis have been part of the home entertainment landscape for decades. Their appeal is easy to understand. Stuffing two or more different products into a single chassis means fewer...

Sep, 2014

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Samsung BD-H8900 Freeview HD PVR and 3D Blu-ray Player Review


Samsung's multi-functional Blu-ray Player/PVR combi proves competent in all categories

Excellent disc player ; All the major catch-up services ; Lots of streaming apps ; Media player has wide-ranging file support ; Competent personal video recorder

Build quality could be better ; Another HDMI would be useful ; No global padding ; Can't access EPG when recording

The design of the Samsung BD-H8900 is pretty much identical to that of last year’s equivalent, so it’s simply a black box with one rounded corner. Build quality isn’t all that impressive for a flagship product, either, but it’s plain and unobtrusive so...

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Unable to connect the remote to the telly and system

May, 2015

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Dual recording

Remote control rolls when laid flat and you want to push 1 of the buttons

May, 2015

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Very easy to install and use. Looks nice

It freezes a bit too much and sometimes wont switch on at all

Apr, 2015

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Set up very easy


Apr, 2015

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Good integration of various media elements

Unable to customise home page very well, would like to put Netflix on home screen, apps are a bit out the way

Feb, 2015

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Very easy to set up and easy to use the basic functions

Occasionally freezes for no apparent reason. Some functions are unnecessarily complicated

Feb, 2015

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Does everything Samsung claims. Glad I purchased this item. Very pleased

The instruction manual provided is all but useless. To get full details you need to download the manual from the net (free)

Jan, 2015

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Output quality,both sound and picture

No previous channel button on remote

Jan, 2015

Product Specifications


Audio Decoders:DTS-HD,DTS-HD Master Audio,Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby TrueHD
Audio output channels:7.1


Energy Star certified:N


Colour of product:Black
Device Type:Blu-Ray player


Built-in Display:Y


Electronic Programme Guide (EPG):Y
Parental control:Y

File formats

Audio formats supported:AAC,LPCM,MP3,WMA
Image formats supported:JPG
Video formats supported:AVCHD,DIVX,DIVX HD,MKV,MPEG4,MPO,WMV

Media types

Disc types supported:CD-R,CD-RW,DVD+R,DVD+RW
Playback disc formats:Blu-Ray video


Ethernet LAN:Y

Packaging Content

Cables included:HDMI
Quick start guide:Y
Warranty card:Y


Auto channel search:Y
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):Anynet+
Progressive Scan:Y
TV tuner integrated:Y
TV tuner type:DVB-C,DVB-T2

Ports & interfaces

Common interface Plus (CI+):Y
Digital Audio Optical Out:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


AC input frequency:50
AC input voltage:220 - 240
Power Consumption (Standby):1
Power consumption (typical):32


Built-In Hard Drive:Y
Hard Drive Capacity:1000


Full HD:Y

Weight & Dimensions

Height :55
Package dimensions (WxDxH):480 x 375 x 110
Package weight:3.6