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Having recently purchased an S4 from Samsung, I decided to get a top-of-the-line LED LCD from Samsung. This TV has everything! The selling point for me was the fact that this TV comes...Read complete review
Having recently purchased an S4 from Samsung, I decided to get a top-of-the-line LED LCD from Samsung. This TV has everything! The selling point for me was the fact that this TV comes with the evolution kit preinstalled, meaning it's upgradable every year. So whatever software offerings are in say 2015, this TV will have them. The picture quality is the best I've seen, and I've looked at about 10-11 other TV's. Super sharp, bright, and if you're so inclined there are many settings you can easily adjust. The smart features include being able to see what's on TV via mini screens it shows. On one screen, you can see what's on various channels via picture, title, channel, etc. Very handy! I use the APP screen a lot, as that's where the Netflix and Amazon Video apps are, and it also works perfectly. The built-in WiFi took all of about 2 minutes to connect to my network, and has worked fine without any drops or quality issues. The only negative I have found with this TV, and ALL modern TV's have this weakness is the sound. It just does not cut the mustard. Turned all the way up it's not very load and when you are watching a show that has a mix of dialog and music or sounds, the voice gets washed out. I expected that, as I had the same problem with 2 previous TV's, so I just use a sound-bar I purchased a couple of years ago - problem fixed.
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Very disappointed with Samsung :(
I purchased this high end TV because I expected it to be a top performer in its class. I was very disappointed with the lack of digital audio functionality and IMO Samsung missed the...Read complete review
I purchased this high end TV because I expected it to be a top performer in its class. I was very disappointed with the lack of digital audio functionality and IMO Samsung missed the mark with this TV. As a plus it has a lot of functionality - the smart hub is a great idea and has a lot of potential - but to leverage apps like Hulu, Netflix and stream your own video you have to use the TV's built in audio decoder. That is where they dropped the ball. IT ONLY SUPPORTS 2 CHANNEL AUDIO. I suspect most consumers interested in this product would use it with a surround system. Having the multiple HDMI inputs and a SPDIF audio output would lean you towards pushing your all your HDMI sources to the TV instead of the surround system and leverage the digital audio output from the TV. This would simplify getting the audio from the TV apps as well as your video sources. This is where the TV fails. The SPDIF audio output supports ONLY 2 CHANNELS. DOLBY / DTS / ALL 7.1 /5.1 DIGITAL AUDIO WILL GET CLIPPED TO 2 CHANNELS. So much for using this TV as your A/V HUB. Also to note the Wireless WiFi support flawlessly worked when I installed the TV. However after the first SW update it no longer works, it shows connected after you enter the WiFi password, but then when you try to use your WiFi connection it tells you it is not connected. STRANGE - IT WORKED OUT OF THE BOX. I'm have had other TV's from Samsung and loved them, however they IMO they fatally fall short on the A/V HUB experience. I would NOT recommend this TV.
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from Hudson, NH
Comments about Samsung 55" Black LED 1080P 3D HDTV:
Ultra clear screen makes this picture fantastic. The 3D picture on the tv is amazing as well!
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very happy with our purchase
from Florida, USA
easy to set up, HD channels are super clear and the 3d is cool even though I don't use it too often.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
I just the great features of this TV
from Florida FL
I bought this TV to see what a smart 3d TV was all about and this one is a great one.
As good as it gets
from Campbell, TX
Beautiful picture, great features, easy setup. Love the 1/4 inch bezel!
Most Awesome TV!!!
from Marlboro, NJ
Great picture, setup was a breeze, apps keep it fun and interesting, I definitely recommend. I will say one issue remains, integration with tivo, hopefully software update will resolve this.
from Chicago, IL, USA
I love this TV, from the features to the picture quality. samsung keeps apps and settings up-to-date with firmware downloads that keep it running at top performance.
Great Image - Amazing Picture
from California, USA
Love it !! It's great from watching NBA to a simple movie , this TV is great. All-Share work perfect and with my Synology NAS dlna I can streaming movies and family videos, plus all the APPs like hulu , netflix , youtube etc... Is just Great Product.
The F 8000 is a beautiful tv and is super thin giving the appearance of just glass. While viewing in 3D the effect is excellent and works great. The Samsung apps are nice but more are needed. The remote can be improved. Aside from that, the features and design are excellent. Love the ability to screen mirror my galaxy s5 and galaxy tab 2 onto my tv. Definitely recommend this tv to everyone.
from Ventura, CA, USA
This is my 3rd Samsung. I have had zero problems with them. Wish there was 4K or 8K content, considering it has taken more than 10 years for HD to make it to prime timeâ€¦â€¦â€¦ I like the low stand design on this model as it fits perfectly in the area I needed a taller stand and I would still be watching a 47". I encourage Samsung to keep the thin edge. I move this TVâ€¦.
Unbelievable Picture Quality
from Dallas, TX, USA
Absolutely the best TV on the market. From the slim bezel, to the design of the stand and the quality of the picture, no other TV compares to this one. Great job Samsung.
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