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Samsung UN55C8000 3D LED HDTV Guide

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

The Samsung LED 8000: get the thrill of 3D pure entertainment, which improves the connectivity of your life, and visually stunning picture quality. Action jumps off the screen with advanced 3D technology, to really immerse. Samsung Smart Internet TV allows you to connect to the best of the Internet directly to your HDTV, with downloadable and customizable widget - and soon, the Samsung applications. Connect to friends, share photos, shopping online and more. LED backlight offers an innovative treatment for high-definition on a new level of fun with our wide range of dynamic contrast and rich colors and shiny. Stunning ultra-thin stylish adds versatility, while an elegant touch of color bezel bears emphasis is for new colors and textures for your decor. Take fun than ever.
Key Features
  • Screen Size: 55 inches
  • Full 1080p HD: Enjoy the powerful picture quality, vivid colors and stunning clarity of Full HD 1080p resolution.
  • 240 Hz Clear Motion Rate: Samsung 240 Hz technology delivers even the fastest onscreen motion with utterly life like clarity.
  • 3D-ready: Samsung 3D technology makes images leap off the screen– so you feel like you’re a part of the action. Sync up with our Samsung Blu-ray player to experience movies in 3D on your TV – and enjoy more TV broadcasts in stunning 3D, coming soon. (Learn more about Samsung 3D Active glasses)
  • SAMSUNG SMART TV: Connect to an ever-expanding portal of your favorite digital content. Customizable widgets give you access to BLOCKBUSTER, Facebook, YouTube, Flickr, Amazon Instant Video and more – all on your HDTV.
  • Ultra Slim Design: Stunning ultra slim depth – includes tuner (no external transceiver box).
  • Ultra Clear Panel: Advanced technology lets you enjoy crisp image details, natural skin tones, excellent shadow detail, and vibrant colors.
  • Touch of Color design: Exclusive Touch of Color design combines texture and color that can complement any room.
  • ConnectShare Movie: Connect a thumb drive or digital camera quickly and easily. User-friendly interface allows access to videos, music playlists and pictures via the remote.
  • Game Mode: Enhances dark areas, sharpens the picture, speeds up the image processing response and enhances the sounds of your games. Picture and sound quality optimized for the special needs of gaming systems at the touch of a button.
  • Exceeds ENERGY STAR Standards: LED Energy Efficient, up to 50% less than the latest ENERGY STAR specification depending on series and screen size in standard mode.
  • Wide Color Enhancer Plus delivers the entire spectrum of color and luminance for rich, saturated images with intense detail.
  • 15 Watts x 2 audio power stereo broadcast reception: Supports multichannel sound (MTS)and second audio program (SAP) with 181-channel capacity.
  • Built in Digital Tuner: no external box needed.
  • Warranty: 1 year parts and 1 year labor warranty (90 days parts and labor for commercial use), with in-home service, backed by Samsung toll-free support.
  • AllShare: Sync up your entire household. A wired or wireless DLNA connection lets you stream your PC audio and video files to your HDTV using your remote.
  • Skype on Samsung TV: Enjoy the convenience and connectivity of free, IP-based, picture-in-picture video calls via Skype right from your couch: View it all life size on your Samsung TV.
  • Pin-Point Dimming: Samsung’s innovative Precision Dimming Technology delivers our greatest range of dynamic contrast and rich, bright color. You’ll see whiter whites and deeper blacks, minus the “halo” effect, which occurs when light is diffused to such a degree that it distorts the image. Energy consumption is also reduced.
  • Brushed Titanium Finish
  • Swivel stand
  • 4 HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia
    Interface) version 1.4: 4 back
  • Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC): Allows peripheral AV devices such as a DVD player to be controlled by a Samsung TV remote control.
  • USB: 2 side
  • PC input: 1 back
  • Ethernet: 1 back
  • Optical sound output: 1 back
  • Component video input: 1 back
  • TV without stand: 50.5 x 30.4 x .09 inches (WxHxD); 48.5 pounds
  • TV with stand: 50.5 x 32.8 x 12.1 inches (WxHxD); 53.4 pounds
  • What size TV should you get?
  • 2010 LinkStick: Connect wirelessly to a world of digital content from Samsung. The LinkStick wireless LAN adaptor eliminates the hassle and cluttered look of wires. Learn more about the Samsung WIS09ABGN LinkStick Wireless LAN Adapter.
  • Wall Mount: Picture frame-style mount for simple installation. Mounting hardware included. Learn more about the Samsung WMN1000B Fixed Low-Profile Wall Mount. 

The good: black levels more than other sets of edge-lit, color accuracy linear grayscale, image controls and a series of changes, slim and stylish panel cm deep, large and streaming content through widgets and applications well-integrated platform, 3D compatible; 2D to 3D conversion system works better than expected.
The bad: Extremely expensive; provision of uniformity and off-angle viewing, light black levels of the local fixed table full occultation, while the black areas tinged blue 3D pictures phantom exposed along the edges (talk) is no 3D glasses , terrible remote.

The bottom line: The 3D is still a work in progress and the quality of 2D images is short on one of the best available, but high-end Samsung UNC8000 series offers more features, solid performance and a unique style. Among the high-definition TVs we reviewed, the series UNC8000 is the first 3D TV, the first edge-lit LCD with LED local dimming-based, and the first example of applications for the platform of the Samsung TV. and best "image quality specifications for the LCD business in 2010, packs more features than ever, and still manages to measure less than an inch thick. As you can imagine, not cheap.