Not just smart, this TV can be upgraded so that features and capabilities still new & fresh. Appearance of this product with a thin bezel really fantastic. The large screen and a thinner bezel is extremely cool combination to enjoy a shows in HD.
For information, the 55-inch models we tested is the smallest screen option in this series. Other models available are 60 and 65 inches (largest). In addition, this product is also thin. However, if the installation done properly, this product will be installed sturdy so you do not have to worry about.
In this series Samsung presents a new way to interact with TV. Samsung called this as Smart Interaction. This is a feature that allows you to control and interact with TV via voice and movement (gesture). Both of this feature utilizing camera as well as mic on the top side of TV. To be able to “recognize” you, first of all TV should be calibrated, either body position and sound calibration.
This interaction feature can be used almost on all TV functions. But more optimally usage on Smart Hub that can replace mouse roles (this TV supports mouse and keyboard usage via Bluetooth). Samsung also updating its stores so that now the number of apps available and can be downloaded is increasing.
Of course not yet complete if we do not test zoom quality, which is an important part in this TV. Samsung UA55ES8000M provides a myriad of display screen settings so that you can get the maximum experience. But of course, if you are confused, using the presets available were sufficient to bring its screen ability.
What so special about this TV is ability to upgrade. Samsung calls Smart Evolution Kit. This allows you to upgrade TV, for example, increasing the processor’s dual-core to quadcore. Additionally optimal display screen and many interesting applications will also provided. This kit specified became available in 2013.
You might be asking, especially the minus of these product? Well, Samsung UA55ES8000M deliver almost all abilities that can be done by a Smart TV. This is particularly visible on its screen ability, besides cool also equipped with a 3D feature that has been enhanced further.
|screen size||55″ (16:9)|
|interconnection||3x HDMI, Component, RF, RJ45, Optical Out, 3 x USB, Headphone Out|
|resolution||1920×1080 pixels @ 60Hz|
|Contrast ratio||8,000,000:1 (dynamic)|
|response time||240 Hz (Auto Motion Plus)|
|power consumption||110 Watt|
|Dimensions with stand (LWH)||123 x 21 x 76.1 cm|
|Weight with stand (net)||19.3 kg|
|Price (range)*||U.S. $ 5229|
Plus: attractive design, innovative features, great appearance
Score Assessment - Performance: 4.25 - Facilities: 4.25 - Ease: 4 - Price: 3 - Total Score: 3.7