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Samsung 55NU8000 Series

alaTest has collected and analyzed 35 reviews of Samsung 55NU8000 Series. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Views about the sound and price are on the whole positive. The design and usability also get good feedback. Comments are divided on the remote control.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Samsung 55NU8000 Series is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 97/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Will Greenwald (pcmag.com)

Samsung UN55NU8000FXZA

 

Samsung's NU8000 series of 4K HDR LED TVs offer a premium design, plenty of connected features, and a wide color range, but disappointing contrast.

Stylish. Lots of smart TV features including Bixby voice assistant. Bright panel.

Mediocre black levels and contrast ratio. Expensive for the performance. No analog video connections.

Samsung's NU8000 TVs pack a stylish design with plenty of connected features and a very bright panel, but lag behind in terms of contrast performance due to mediocre black levels. The 55-inch model we tested is generally a strong TV when considered on...

May, 2018

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

amazing for ps4pro

 

very good smart tv the one remote control is brilliant one of the best game mode option definitly

Sep, 2018

Consumer review (ao.com)

Wow, Stunning TV!

 

"Stunning TV, I am so pleased I made the right decision! It has a near invisble bezel, the picture is crystal clear, it has all the apps I need and looks fantastic. Worth every penny!"

Quiet; Ease to use; Good build quality; Value for money; Looks good

Sep, 2018

Consumer review (richersounds.com)

Stunning 4k ( on Netflix )

 

Purchased as a gift to replace 10 year old top quality Sony . Stunning picture and good sound for a flat screen,connected to Sky Q system What's not to like.

Sep, 2018

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

TV

 

Love love love the TV! The colours are so good! Will recommend it to any one

Sep, 2018

Consumer review (richersounds.com)

Great sound

 

I am happy with the picture and sound. Good price.

Aug, 2018

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Samsung television

 

Replaced my original samsung 4k 55" with the ultra he, so glad I did, picture quality amazing, watching movies and gaming brings entertainment to a whole new level.

Aug, 2018

Consumer review (richersounds.com)

5 star television

 

I have had this television for a week and think it is amazing , the colour and quality is brilliant .

Aug, 2018

Consumer review (ao.com)

great tv

 

"THIS IS MY SECOND SAMSUNG BOUGHT TO REPLACE SMALLER SET. THE PICTURE IS EXCELLENT EASY NAVIGATION AROUND THE DIFFERENT CHANNELS. NICE SLEEK LINES. FREEVIEW OR FREESAT EASY TO USE. REMOTE CONTROL IS EASY TO USE NOT AT ALL COMPLICATED."

Quiet; Ease to use; Good build quality; Value for money; Looks good

Aug, 2018

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Perfect for Xbox one X. Also supports Freesync after an update

 

This fully takes advantage of the most recent Xbox One X update aswell as Freesync after a firmware update. HDR 1000, 4k at 60hrz. Super smooth console gaming and also as a huge display for a gaming pc. Amazing TV with the awesome Samsung operating...

Aug, 2018
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Product Specifications

Audio

Audio Decoders:Dolby Digital
Audio decoding technologies:Dolby Digital / Dolby Digital Plus
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in subwoofer:Y
Multiroom audio technology:Samsung Multiroom Link
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:40

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y
Energy Star certified:Y

Design

4 sides bezel-less design:Y
Colour of product:Black / Black, Silver
LED indicators:Y
Year of production:2018

Display

3D:N
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display diagonal:138.7 / 139.7
Display diagonal (metric):138
Display number of colours:1.073 billion colours
Display Resolution:3840 x 2160
Display Technology:LED
Dynamic contrast ratio marketing name:Mega Contrast
HD type:4K Ultra HD
LED backlighting type:Edge-Lit LED
Motion interpolation technology:Motion Rate 240 / Picture Quality Index 2100 / PQI (Picture Quality Index) 2500
Screen shape:Flat
Supported graphics resolutions:3840 x 2160
Supported video modes:2160p

Ergonomics

On/off switch:Y
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:200 x 200

Management features

Auto power off:Y
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG):Y
Number of OSD languages:27 / 3
On Screen Display (OSD):Y
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:English, Spanish, French
Picture-in-Picture:Y
Smart modes:Movie, Natural
Voice guide:Y

Networking

Bluetooth:Y
Browsing:Y
Ethernet LAN:Y
Web Browser:Y
Wi-Fi:Y
Wi-Fi Direct:Y

Other features

Dimming type:Supreme UHD Dimming

Packaging Content

Batteries included:Y
Cables included:AC
Desktop stand:Y
E-manual:Y
Handheld remote control:Y
Manual:Y
Mounting kit:Y
Remote control type:TM1850A / TM1890A

Packaging Data

Package depth:167 / 167.6
Package height:848 / 852
Package Type:Box
Package weight:24.8 / 25.5
Package width:1407 / 1432

Performance

4K Ultra HD upscaling:Y
Auto Depth Enhancer:N
ConnectShare (HDD):Y
ConnectShare (USB):Y
Digital Clean View:Y
Dimming type:Supreme UHD Dimming
Extended PVR:Y
Game mode:Y
HDMI Quick Switch:Y
High Dynamic Range (HDR) 1000:Y
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI):Y
High Dynamic Range Plus (HDR Plus):Y
Instant On:Y
Local Dimming:Y
MBR support:Y
Multiroom:Y
Picture processing technology:Samsung Auto Motion Plus / Samsung Auto Motion Plus,Samsung Contrast Enhancer
Processor Cores:4
Subtitles function:Y
Teletext function:Y
USB Recording:Y
Voice Control:Y

Ports & interfaces

Audio Return Channel (ARC):Y
Common interface (CI):Y
Common interface Plus (CI+):Y
Common interface Plus (CI+) version:1.4
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):Anynet+
Digital Audio Optical Out:1
DVI port:N
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:4
Headphone outputs:1
PC in (D-Sub):N
RF ports quantity:1 / 2
RS-232C ports:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:110/120 / 220 - 240
Annual energy consumption:137
Energy efficiency class:A
Power consumption (max):145 / 165
Power Consumption (Standby):0.3 / 0.5
Power consumption (typical):65 / 99

Smart TV

Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV):Y
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV) version:1.0
Internet TV:Y
Screen mirroring:Y
Smart TV:Y
Timeshift:Y

Technical Details

Audio codecs:MPEG1 Audio Layer 3, AAC, FLAC (2-channel), Vorbis (2-channel), WMA, wav, midi, ape, AIFF, ALAC
Dolby technologies:Dolby Digital Plus
Light sensor:Y

TV tuner

Auto channel search:Y
Digital signal format system:ATSC / DVB-C,DVB-S2,DVB-T / DVB-C,DVB-S2,DVB-T2 HD
Supported TV bands:DTV
Tuner type:Analog / Analog & Digital
Twin Tuner:Y

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:54.9 / 56
Depth (with stand):322 / 332.6
Height :710.7 / 711
Height (with stand):787 / 787.1
Weight:17.1
Weight with stand:18.9
Width:1227 / 1227.1
Width (with stand):1227 / 1227.1