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60" 550 Series smart 3D HD 1080p Plasma TV

PN60E550D1F

Samsung’s Smart TVs deliver a completely different TV experience — now in the 3rd dimension. The plasma E550 offers enhanced viewing in any light, and by popping on a pair of the included Active Shutter glasses, you can enjoy immersive 3D movies, games and more. The plasma E550 is more than just a TV; it’s a Samsung Smart TV.
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60 550 Series smart 3D HD 1080p Plasma TV

Features

  • 60" Smart 3D TV

HD 1080p 3D

HD 1080p 2D displays launched many years ago. Now, it’s difficult to find a big screen Television that does not have HD 1080p resolution. Why was HD 1080p so important on 2D displays? HD 1080p offered more than two times the detail than non-Full HD panels. The more detail in the image the more realistic the image looks. The benefits of HD 1080p 3D works on the same principle, the more detail in the image the more realistic the experience. Viewing HD 1080p 3D can only be achieved using Active 3D shutter glasses technology. Samsung is the global leader in 3D display sales, and is using the highest quality 3D imaging technology available today. You will be completely immersed in a new world of TV viewing reality watching 3D content on Samsung 1080P HD 3DTV.

Bring the world to your living room

Smart TV is a gateway, so you can access anything… and watch everything. Samsung Smart TV allows you to wirelessly access the Internet, download a multitude of apps, stream movies, post on Facebook and tweet with Twitter — all viewable on the big screen through our user-friendly Smart Hub Interface. Samsung Smart TV is your window to the world.

Stay in closer contact with great widescreen Skype video calls

Stay in closer contact with great widescreen Skype video calls
Stay in touch with friends and family from the comfort of your home thanks to the Skype app for Smart TV, available for free in the Samsung App store. Combined with the separately-sold Skype camera kit, it allows you to make high-quality widescreen video calls to loved ones throughout the world at low rates or even for free. You can create new Skype accounts, access existing ones and navigate using your TV’s remote control. Be closer with face-to-face communication.

Enjoy apps, videos, Skype, web browsing and more

Enjoy apps, videos, Skype, web browsing and more
Discover a new world of social and personalised home entertainment with Samsung’s updated Smart Hub and its three great new services. Family Story lets you share special photos, messages and events with loved ones. Meanwhile, children can stay entertained and educated with the Kids feature. You can also exercise and manage your training using Fitness. With access to great content as well as a selection of Samsung Apps, web browsing, Skype and more, this is the ultimate family home entertainment experience.

Clear Image Panel

Clear Image Panel
The Samsung Plasma+1 TV uses a new filter and panel structure to eliminate layered images and produce clear images from almost every angle. This also eliminates the production of dual images and blurring typically found with glass.

Wirelessly access and stream your content

Wirelessly access and stream your content
Make the most of all your content and devices with wireless sharing. Thanks to AllShare Play, you can stream movies, photos, music and more from any compatible devices nearby, including PCs. Cloud technology and Samsung web storage give you even greater freedom and mobility, allowing you to access and share multimedia when you’re away from home, too. Now you can enjoy all your favourite content on your TV or away from it

Watch movies from your USB

Watch movies from your USB
With ConnectShare Movie, simply plug your USB memory drive or HDD into the TV and instantaneously enjoy movies, photos or music. Now, you can experience a wide variety of content in the comfort of your living room on your TV.

Built In Wi-Fi

Built In Wi-Fi
Reduce the cable clutter. Samsung now allows you to wirelessly connect your TV to your home network and experience content from all your connected devices right on your TV.

Smoother images for greater clarity

Smoother images for greater clarity
Using the latest in subfield motion technology, Samsung Plasma TV flashes a single image up to 600 times a second. The result is smoother images with unprecedented picture quality, no matter how fast the images are moving.
+1 Thin Bezel Design

+1 Thin Bezel Design

With Samsung’s Plasma+1'' Design, you’ll benefit from an extra inch in screen size because of the thinner bezel. A thick bezel can be distracting and affect your viewing experience. The Plasma+1 Design brings back the joy of watching television and provides you with a larger screen so your home entertainment experience is the best it can be.

Energy Star

The PN60E550D1FXZC is an Eco Friendly - Energy Star V 5.3 compliant television providing you with more energy savings, while 1080p Vertical High Definition Picture Performance delivers optimum viewing.

Eco Friendly – ENERGY STAR V 5.3 Compliant

Go green and save the planet. This Samsung TV not only meets ENERGY STAR requirements; it exceeds them. This means: • More energy savings • Lower utility bills • Leaving a smaller carbon footprint on the environment • See energystar.gov for more information

tech specs

  • Size
    60"
  • Resolution
    1920 x 1080 Vertical Resolution (Black & White)
  • Smart Hub
    Yes
  • 3D
    Yes

Dimension of PN60E550D1FXZC

Product

  • Product

    PDP

Series

  • Series

    5

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Video

  • Screen Size

    60"

  • Resolution

    1920 x 1080 Vertical Resolution (Black & White)

  • Real Black

    Yes

  • Clear Image Panel

    Yes

  • Wide Colour Enhancer

    Yes

  • 600Hz Subfield Motion

    Yes

  • Digital Noise Filter

    Yes

Audio

  • Dolby

    Dolby Digital Plus / Pulse

  • 3D Sound

    No

  • SRS

    SRS TheaterSound HD

  • dts 2.0+Digital Out

    Yes

  • Sound Output(RMS)

    10 W x 2

  • Speaker Type

    Down Firing + Full Range

  • Auto Volume Leveler

    Yes

Connectivity

  • HDMI

    3

  • USB

    2

  • Headphone

    No

  • Wireless LAN Built-in

    Yes

  • Component In (Y/Pb/Pr)

    1

  • Composite In (AV)

    1 (Common Use for Component Y)

  • Digital Audio Out (Optical)

    1

  • PC In (D-sub)

    No

  • RF In (Terrestrial/Cable Input)

    1

  • RF In (Satellite input)

    No

  • PC Audio In (Mini Jack)

    No

  • DVI Audio In (Mini Jack)

    1 (Common Use for PC Audio)

  • Audio Out L-R (Mini Jack)

    No

  • Ethernet (LAN)

    1

  • MHL

    No

Smart TV Functionality

  • Samsung Apps

    Yes

  • Samsung SMART TV

    Yes

  • Family Story

    Yes

  • Search All

    Yes

  • Fitness

    Yes

  • Skype™ on Samsung TV

    Yes

  • Kids

    Yes

  • Smart Hub

    Yes

  • Social TV

    Yes

  • Web Browser

    Yes

  • Your Video

    Yes

Design

  • Design Name

    ToC

  • Front Colour

    Charcoal Black

  • Light Effect

    No

  • Stand Type

    Square

  • Swivel (left/right)

    Yes

  • Bezel Type

    Narrow

Power

  • Power Supply

    AC110 - 120 V 60 Hz

  • Eco Sensor

    Yes

  • Auto Power Off

    Yes

  • Power Consumption (Stand-by)

    Under 0.3 W

  • Clock&On/Off Timer

    Yes

  • Typical Power Consumption

    106

  • Sleep Timer

    Yes

Dimension (WxHxD)

  • Set without Stand

    1398.3 x 836.2 x 57.0 mm (55.1" x 32.9" x 2.2")

  • Set with Stand

    1398.3 x 913.0 x 335.0 mm (55.1" x 35.9" x 13.2")

  • Package

    1502 x 965 x 430 mm (59.1" x 38.0" x 16.9")

Weight

  • Set without Stand

    30 kg (66.1 lbs)

  • Set with Stand

    35.1 kg (77.4 lbs)

  • Package (kg)

    42.9 (94.6 lbs)

Accessories

  • 3D Active Glasses (Included)

    2

  • MoIP Camera

    No

  • Samsung Smart Touch Control (Included)

    No

  • Remote Controller Model

    TM1250B

  • Wireless Keyboard

    Wireless Keyboard Supported

  • Samsung IR Blaster (Included)

    No

  • Battery (for Remote Control)

    Yes

  • Ultra Slim Wall Mount Support

    No

  • Vesa Wall Mount Support

    Yes (600 x 400)

  • Slim Gender Cable

    No

  • ANT-Cable

    No

  • Power Cable

    Yes

  • User Manual

    Yes

  • E-Manual

    Yes

  • Wireless LAN Adaptor (Included)

    No

  • Mini Wall Mount Support

    Yes

Smart Content

  • Recent History

    No

Smart Convenience

  • Personal Video Recorder Ready

    No

  • Time Shift Ready

    No

  • ConnectShare™ (USB 2.0)

    Movie (HDD)

  • RUI

    No

  • RVU

    No

  • Smart Phone Remote supported

    Yes

  • Wirelss LAN Adapter Ready

    No

  • BD Wise

    Yes

  • Game Mode

    Yes

  • Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC)

    Yes

  • Picture-In-Picture

    1 Tuner PIP

  • OSD Language

    English, French, Spanish

Smart Convergence

  • Allshare (Powered by DLNA)

    Yes

  • AllShare Play

    No

  • Samsung SMART View

    No

  • WiFi Direct

    Yes

Smart Interaction

  • Camera Built-in

    No

  • Face Recognition

    No

  • Motion control

    No

  • Voice Control (Embedded)

    No

  • Voice Control (Server)

    No

  • Camera App

    No

  • Samsung TV Apps supported

    No

Smart Evolution

  • Smart Evolution Ready

    No

3D

  • 3D

    Yes

  • 3D Converter

    Yes

  • 3D Sound

    No

Tuner/Broadcasting

  • DTV Tuner

    ATSC / Clear QAM

  • Analog Tuner

    Yes

  • EPG

    No

  • Auto Channel Search

    Yes

  • Teletext (TTX) (1,000 pages)

    No

REVIEWS (3)

Owners Overall Ratings

3 out of 3 (100%) customers recommend this product

  • Features4.3/5.0
  • Performance5.0/5.0
  • Design3.6/5.0
  • Value5.0/5.0

Owner Reviews

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jgjcan

2013-03-12

  • Features4/5.0
  • Performance5/5.0
  • Design5/5.0
  • Value5/5.0

Outststanding Entertainment Value

This is my first flat screen TV, and it is loaded with features. The HD Picture is excellent, the 2D to 3D function is amazing, the Smart Hub connected to my wireless router with no problems.

Two things could have been better, 1 an included keyboard would have been nice, navigating with remotes cursor keys is a pain. 2 the 3d glasses leave a lot to be desired, a larger lens and a rap around design would be better for viewing.

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TVwatcher

2013-02-14

  • Features4/5.0
  • Performance5/5.0
  • Design3/5.0
  • Value5/5.0

Great value for the quality

fantastic picture and good features. The one thing missing is connectivity with my iMac, which is sorely missing. Otherwise, this TV comes very highly recommended.

KnRPullman

2013-01-02

  • Features5/5.0
  • Performance5/5.0
  • Design3/5.0
  • Value5/5.0

Great TV at a great price, but it has 1 MAJOR flaw

Very nice TV, 3D is great even 3D upconvert is fairly good. However there is 1 major problem with the TV especially for those of us who receive our signal over the air, ie the best picture quality.

It does NOT have an add-on channel scan, and you cannot directly enter a chennel # for a channel you want to watch that has not been previously scanned this time. Everytime you do a channel scan, it wipes out all the channels you previously scanned (like on a different antenna position)..

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Expert Reviews

cnet.com

08/30/12

Samsung PN60E550

Panasonic and Samsung plasma TVs have run very close in our comparisons this year, with a slight advantage in picture quality going to team Panasonic, and a slight features advantage to camp Samsung. That's again the case in the midrange category,...

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cnet.com

08/30/12

Samsung PN60E550

Panasonic and Samsung plasma TVs have run very close in our comparisons this year, with a slight advantage in picture quality going to team Panasonic, and a slight features advantage to camp Samsung. That's again the case in the midrange category,...

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Support

Skype Guide

2.75 MB, pdf, FRENCH

2012.06.12

Other Manuals (3)

Software (2)

Firmware (3)

  • Upgrade File(USB type)(.)

    All OS, 142.05 MB, zip, ENGLISH

    Version : 2001.3

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    1. This firmware is for TV Model(s): PDP E550, E6500

    2. The version is 2001.3

    3. This firmware update will improve the following:
    - Resolves Black when running Netflix.
    - Resolves the issue that TV changes the source or picture size after exit from Nextflix.
    - Supports Samsung Link
    - Resolve issue netflix doesn''t log on
    - Support Verizon Apps
    - Support Netflix 3.2 codec
    - Resolves picture shaking and line noise on 1080p source.
    - Supports Yahoo SyncPlus app..
    - Resolves escaping issue while watching movie on VUDU.
    - Resolves issue Cinemanow does not play certain title.
    - Resolves compatibility issue with DLNA devices.
    - Improves picture quality.
    - Supports Samsung wireless Audio Dock
    - Solves the problem closed caption does not show.
  • Upgrade guide(.)

    All OS, 0.49 MB, pdf, ENGLISH

    Version : 1.0

    2012.06.15 tooltipbox

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    TV Firmware Upgrade Instruction
  • Upgrade guide(.)

    All OS, 0.47 MB, pdf, FRENCH

    Version : 1.0

    2012.06.15 tooltipbox

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    Guide de mise a jour du micrologiciel des TV Samsung

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