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Samsung BD-J5500

alaTest has collected and analyzed 887 reviews of Samsung BD-J5500. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers really like the reliability and size. The design and price also get good feedback.

usability, price, design, size, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Samsung BD-J5500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 81 user reviews of Samsung BD-J5500 from The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category on Reviewers really like the size and design. The usability and price also get good feedback.

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96% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung BD-J5500 3D Blu-ray and DVD Player with Built-In AppsSamsung BD-J5500 3D Blu-ray and DVD Player with Built-In Apps

Sep, 2018

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Samsung BD-J5500 review


Well-rounded Blu-ray player, but it won't quite top your shortlist

Sharp, clean picture ; Motion well controlled ; Good with 3D ; Decent remote ; Interesting design

Rivals have more picture subtlety ; A little noisy

Not ahead of the curve performance-wise, but a decent disc spinner

Jul, 2015

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The Samsung BD-J5500 is an entry-level Blu-ray player with a distinctive curved design, available in a choice of black or white. It lacks the wi-fi and screen mirroring features of the BD-J5900, but shares other key features, such as 3D Blu-ray...

Jul, 2015

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Great little dvd player


I bought this to replace one which stopped working. This is a great player at a very good price. Ok so it doesn't have a light to show it's switched on but that's not a big deal. Quick and easy set up. Picture perfect on normal dvd, blu ray and 3D.

Jun, 2018

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Was looking for a simple no nonsense CD/DVD player attached it directly to the TV added the ethernet cable downloaded the software up date ,and imaging my surprise the added extras being Netflix ect as well as the ability to stream movies directly from...

Jan, 2018

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Fantastic purchase


The Blu-ray quality of this Samsung is brilliant, it's as good as the way more expensive model it replaced. Guided by the sales assistant who had all the patience and time in the world to assist me I'm delighted with it.

Dec, 2017

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Great product


️Brilliant product which works amazing! Brought lots of fun for all the family over Christmas ;)

Dec, 2017

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Great style


Bought this as a gift and it's great. Worth the money

Dec, 2017

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Samsung BD-J5500


Good product

There none

Nov, 2017

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Easy to setup

Nov, 2017

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I like this player very much


This player has so many uses it is more than I hoped for and the quality is excellent

Nov, 2017

Product Specifications


Audio Decoders:Dolby Digital, DTS / Dolby TrueHD, DTS, DTS 2.0 / DTS 2.0, Dolby TrueHD
Audio output channels:2.0 / 7.1


Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y / Yes


Colour of product:Black


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

File formats

Image formats supported:JPEG XR / JPG
Video formats supported:AVCHD, DIVX, DIVX HD, MKV, MPEG2, MPEG4, MPO, WMV

Media types

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


Ethernet LAN:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi:N / No

Packaging Content

Batteries included:Y
Manual:Y / Yes

Packaging Data

Package dimensions (WxDxH):327 x 301 x 92
Package weight:1.67


Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):Anynet+

Ports & interfaces

Digital audio coaxial out:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI:Y / Yes
HDMI ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220 - 240 / 220-240
Power Consumption (Standby):0.4
Power consumption (typical):10.8


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

Technical Details

Device Type:Blu-Ray player


3D:Y / Yes
Full HD: Yes
Video upscaling:Y / Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:22.1 / 221
Height :3.9 / 39
Package dimensions (WxDxH):327 x 301 x 92
Package weight:1.6 / 1.67
Width:29 / 290