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We recently purchased this home theater system to replace our 5-year-old Samsung blu-ray home theater. This system has amazing sound quality that totally fills our large living room. The main selling point of...Read complete review
We recently purchased this home theater system to replace our 5-year-old Samsung blu-ray home theater. This system has amazing sound quality that totally fills our large living room. The main selling point of this system to us was the fact that it has wireless rear speakers. That is very important to us as we have a fairly large living room and the last thing we wanted to have to do was run a bunch of speaker wire across the room. We had to do that with our previous unit and it was nearly impossible to hide the speaker wires and they were constantly coming unplugged from the rear speakers, so this unit is much better in that regard. Another bonus is that this unit is a 3D blu-ray player. We haven't tried that feature yet, but it's definitely nice to have and I'm sure we'll try out the 3D soon. We have this theater hooked up to our 55" Samsung LED Smart TV and they definitely compliment each other very nicely. We have always been a huge fan of Samsung products and will continue to buy them. I would highly recommend this system to anyone looking for a home theater great sound quality.
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Wireless surround doesn't work
This is the 2nd Samsung Home Entertainment system we have had. It is also the 2nd one we have had problems with. The first unit we bought in 2011 and it failed shortly after...Read complete review
This is the 2nd Samsung Home Entertainment system we have had. It is also the 2nd one we have had problems with. The first unit we bought in 2011 and it failed shortly after the warranty ran out. This time, straight out of the box the surround speakers don't work. Ran the tests and there is no sound. Played a movie no sound. The wireless device appears to not even be on. The wireless device is less than 20 feet from the main unit. The sound from the main speakers and woofer is good. I recognize that sound should only come from the surround speakers when certain Blu-ray/DVD disks are played, but the test mode during speaker setup plays no sound through those speakers
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I'm just getting into nuts and bolts
from Spokane, WA, USA
Comments about Samsung 5.1 Channel Blu Ray Home Theater System:
I've wanted the Home Theater System since they started evolving and I started with this "surround sound system" with the new 3-D Blu-Ray DVD player. I just bought my first 3-D movie and it is awesome. I'm still in the process of setting it up, tweeking it here and there but it's pretty cool.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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from New York, NY, USA
i love this unit but, it should have been easiey to operate the features, like adjust the volume of each indivual speaker and make your own settings, display is too small otherwise its a good unit.
Another great product from Samsung
I have been wanting a system with wireless rear speakers. I didn't want to go through the trouble of getting under house and running wire. This system sounds great.
Best wireless home theater
I bought this Samsung home theater a month back, I have been so fond of this home theater that started renting a blu-Ray everyday to watch movie on this home theater system. The sound quality is so crisp, and the best part is the wireless rear speakers. The rear speakers work the same way as the front-center wired speakers. Home theater with blu Ray player on this price more than worth buying.
One great system!
from Round Rock, Texas
I am very impressed with my new Samsung 5500 Blu-ray system. Overall, it is packed with features, it sounds great and the picture quality is awesome. I researched for 3 months before I finally pick this one and I am a firm believer that I picked the right one! I only have one issue. I also bought it because it can go online and stream Netflix. But it has this Opera Tv app feature that has absolutely the worse selection of apps. The only one I use from the selections is the Accuweather app. And that's it! If it was up to me, the system would be able to use any app thats available online, free or otherwise. It would have a easy way to search the Internet for them and would save them within the system. Otherwise, it is one great system!
Blue Tooth Capability
from South Bay California
Great that my audio for my music playlists could be heard through those and all speakers...
from Pharr, TX, USA
Affordable product for the price, great design, wireless rear speakers avoid any additional installation, powerful sound, not reached 100% yet but it is really louder
Great Value - Works well with my 8 Series
from Maumelle, AR
Snap to install; set up & use with a minimum of technical expertise
Good suround sound system
System has great picture and sound. Remote is easy to undwerstand and system is easy to navigate.
I upgraded from an older home theater that I was happy with but wanted the blue ray. I was skeptical due to the smaller speakers but very pleased with the BIG sound! Great unit especially paired with my new 4k UHD Curved Samsung TV. Wow! I am a new Samsung advocate.
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