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Samsung BD-E8500

Samsung BD-E8500
alaScore 83

146 reviews

Aug, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 146 reviews of Samsung BD-E8500. The average rating for this product is 2.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the size. The design also gets good comments, but there are some negative comments about the reliability and price.

usability, design, size

price, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Samsung BD-E8500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung BD-E8500

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 57 user reviews of Samsung BD-E8500 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 2.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the size. The design is also mentioned favorably, whereas many are less positive about the reliability and price.

usability, design, size

price, reliability

44% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung BD-E8500 3D Smart Blu-ray Disc Player with 500GB HDD and Built-in Wi-FiSamsung BD-E8500 3D Smart Blu-ray Disc Player with 500GB HDD and Built-in Wi-Fi

Aug, 2018

Product Specifications

Audio

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

Certificates

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

Design

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

Display

Built-in Display: Yes
Display:VFD

Ergonomics

Blu-ray region code:B
DVD region code:2
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG): Yes
LED indicators: Yes
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:ENG
Picture-in-Picture: Yes
Smartphone remote support: Yes

File formats

Audio formats supported:AAC, LPCM, MP3, WMA
Image formats supported:JPG
Video formats supported:AVCHD, DIVX, H.264, MPEG2, MPEG4, WMV / AVCHD, DIVX, MKV, MPEG2, MPEG4, WMV

Media types

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

Networking

Ethernet LAN: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes

Other features

Remotely operated: Yes

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:AC
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes

Performance

Analog signal format system:PAL
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):Anynet+
TV tuner type:DVB-C, DVB-T

Ports & interfaces

AV input: Yes
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Composite Video Out:1
Digital Audio Optical Out:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2

Power

AC input voltage:220 - 240
Power Consumption (Standby):1
Power consumption (typical):35.8

Storage

Built-In Hard Drive: Yes
Card reader integrated: No
Hard Drive Capacity:500

Video

3D: Yes
Full HD: No
Network streaming: Yes
Network streaming services supported:YouTube
Noise Reduction: Yes
Video recording: Yes
Video upscaling: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:30
Height :5.65 / 5.66
Package dimensions (WxDxH):506 x 391 x 118
Package weight:4.2
Weight:3.3
Width:43