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Samsung BD-8900

Samsung BD-8900
alaScore 90

133 reviews

Aug, 2018

We have collected and analyzed 4 expert reviews and 129 user reviews from international sources. experts rate this product 85/100 and users rate it 72/100. The average review date is Jul 27, 2015. We have compared these reviews to 168351 reviews from other Blu-ray Players. The alaSCORE™ for this product is 90/100 = Excellent. Last update: Aug 14, 2018.

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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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Samsung BD-H8900 HD-Recorder Test


Der BD-H8900 punktet mit einem guten Ton, einem exzellenten Bild und einer einfachen Handhabung. Außerdem ist er bestens ausgestattet und bringt eigentlich nur nicht nennenswerte Schwächen mit sich. Wir vergeben aufgrund von Kundenbewertungen und...

May, 2016

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Samsung BD-H8900


Daarin heb je gelijk. De Samsung BD-H8900 staat er nu niet al te best op. Er is echter een maar. Omdat de BD-H8900 al langer in de schappen ligt, hebben we de score in tijd afgewaardeerd. De Samsung BD-H8900 heeft een hogere originele score. Dit kun je...

Blu-ray beeldkwaliteit ; Geweldig aantal features ; Aantrekkelijke schermmenu's ; Flexibele Freeview functionaliteit ; Solide HD-beeldkwaliteit

Plastic" constructiekwaliteit ; Onhandige webbrowser ; Matige audiohandling

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Samsung BD-H8900


Unable to connect the remote to the telly and system

May, 2015

Consumer review (

Samsung BD-H8900


Dual recording

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

May, 2015

Consumer review (

Samsung BD-H8900


Very easy to install and use. Looks nice

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

Apr, 2015

Consumer review (

Samsung BD-H8900


Set up very easy


Apr, 2015

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Samsung BD-H8900


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

Consumer review (

Samsung BD-H8900


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

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