HDTV Lounge

Samsung UN55B8000 Reviewed

Samsung UN55B8000Samsung’s 2009 LED HDTVs have been very popular indeed and have received a number of great reviews. The Samsung UN55B8000 is the 55-inch model from the highend 8000 series, a smaller 46-inch model is also available.

It is the most expensive “edge-lit LED based LCD HDTV from Samsung’s line up and also boasts the highest specifications and features. The Samsung UN55B8000 adds 240Hz image processing over the cheaper 120Hz version found on the lower end models. This reduces all image judder and image blur found in high motion scenes.

The Samsung UN55B8000 combines the highest image quality, with a very slim design, and highend additional features such as Internet widgets and media streaming and playback.

Samsung UN55B8000

The UN55B8000 features 4x HDMI inputs, allowing you to connect plenty of HD devices, and as it uses LEDs it is not only very slim, it is also very eco friendly using 40% less power than previous models.

The firmware can also be updated easily via the Internet. Cnet gave the Samsung UN55B8000 a very impressive “excellent” rating of 4 out of 5, and said, the UN55B8000 delivered very good picture quality, which has improved significantly with a new firmware update.

It is currently available on Amazon with 23% off and free shipping for $3,009.