Your TV is future-ready with Samsung's Smart Evolution. Unique to Samsung, the Smart Evolution Kit completely reengineers your TV without having to replace it. Now you can renew your TV with the latest technology in terms of performance, content and features, ensuring your TV remains cutting-edge.*
Intuitive interaction with voice and motion control
New sophisticated Smart Interaction technology enables you to operate your TV without pushing a button. You can easily control functions such as turning on / off your TV, changing channels, accessing apps and navigating the web using simple voice commands and motions. Built-in camera with face recognition technology lets you log on to Smart Hub and your personal accounts with no need to type your ID or password. Experience a whole new way to interact with your TV.
- Slim LED
- Screen Size: 55" (138cm)
- Resolution 1920 x 1080
- Wide Colour Enhancer Plus
- Ultra Clear Panel available
- 800 Clear Motion Rate
- Micro Dimming Ultimate
- 3 HDMI
- 3 USB
- 1 Headphone
- Wireless LAN Built-in available
- Component In (Y / Pb / Pr) x 1
- Composite In (AV) x 1 (Common Use for Component Y)
- Digital Audio Out (Optical) x 1
- PC In (via HDMI)
- 1 Scart available
- RF In (Terrestrial / Cable input) x 1
- RF In (Satellite Input) x 1
- DVI Audio In (Mini Jack) x 1
- Ethernet (LAN) x 1
- MHL available
- One Design
- Light Effect (Deco) available
- Arch flow Stand
- Super Narrow Bezel Type
- 1230.3 x 722.3 x 30.8mm
- 1230.3 x 761.6 x 210mm
- 1349 x 873 x 259mm
- 8 Series
- 3D Sound available
- Dolby Digital Plus / Dolby Pulse
- Dts 2.0 + Digital Out available
- 10W x 2 Sound Output (RMS)
- Down Firing + Full Range
- Samsung Apps available
- Samsung SMART TV available
- Search All available
- Skype™ on Samsung TV available
- Smart Hub available
- Social TV available
- Web Browser available
- Your Video available
- Energy Efficiency Class: A
- AC220 - 240V 60Hz Power Supply
- Eco Sensor available
- Power Consumption (Energy Saving Mode): 55W
- Auto Power Off available
- Clock & On / Off Timer available
- Power Consumption (Stand-by): 0.1W
- Typical Power Consumption: 110
- Sleep Timer available
- Yearly Power Consumption (EU standard): 161
- Peak Luminance Ratio: 71.7%
- Mercury: 0.0mg
- Lead: Presence
Samsung UE55ES8000 review
The Samsung UE55ES8000 is a beautiful TV with mostly great picture quality and a decent EPG that's let down by its voice and gesture capabilities and some of the Smart TV software.
Samsung UE55ES8000 Review
A brilliant smart TV made into something extraordinary by its next-gen control options
alaTest has collected and analysed 370 reviews from magazines and websites. Comments about the sound and remote control are overall positive. The usability and design are also appreciated. Reviews about the resolution and value for money are mixed.
Consumer Ratings & Reviews
‘‘its got the wow factor’’
‘‘Great picture quality, lots of features and connectivity’’
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- What HiFi?
What HiFi? awarded the UE55ES8000 5/5 stars for its “outstanding” picture quality and host of control interfaces, as well as the flagship TV’s “thoughtful” online functionality. Also highlighted were Samsung’s new Signature Services—including Family Story, Fitness and Kids. Read the full review here.
TechRadar awarded the UE55ES8000 5/5 stars for its “gorgeous slimline looks” and “bold, dynamic pictures” that will leave viewers “entranced.” Smart Interaction was also praised as the outlet called Samsung’s voice control a “revelation” that is “sophisticated enough to identify even quite complex and random words.” Read the full review here.
- Home Cinema Choice
Home Cinema Choice
Home Cinema Choice awarded the UE55ES8000 a 5/5 and the “Best Buy” distinction for its “sensational, slimline design” and Signature Services. The outlet asserted that the ES8000 “wins your heart immediately,” adding that the voice control features are “good enough to recognize even fairly obscure spoken names, phrases and words.”
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Ask & Answer
73 Questions34 Answers
What 3d glasses are compatible with the es8000 model
Logicgonemad on 2012-04-20
I bought 8 pairs of ssg-2200ar 3d glasses for my es8000. is this compatible?
bingbongrr on 2013-01-11
What is the sky remote code for the es8000 40" tv
BJR1 on 2012-04-16
0060 sort of works ...the cursors still don't function on my Sky+ remote
christian on 2012-10-25
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