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The Samsung F5500 plasma offers great features and very good picture quality, but its performance suffers significantly under the lights. quote


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Critic reviews

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    7.9
  • Sound quality
    6.0
  • Media support
    9.2
  • Other features (networking, etc.)
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    8.0
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8.0
PC Mag Oct 22, 2013

Samsung's F5500 LED HDTVs deliver a picture with excellent colors and strong contrast along with plenty of online features, all for a very reasonable price.

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7.0
CNET Jul 22, 2013

The Samsung F5500 plasma offers great features and very good picture quality, but its performance suffers significantly under the lights.

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8.0
TechRadar Jan 8, 2014

It's hardly the last word in picture quality, but the UE42F5500 makes a fine, affordable telly and a great value example of a thoroughly smart TV.

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8.0
TrustedReviews Mar 17, 2014

Samsung has delivered another high-value proposition with the UE42F5500. It’s the cheapest way of getting Samsung’s current Smart TV platform on a decent-sized screen, and it performs nicely overall.

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8.0
Digital Trends Dec 11, 2013

Those looking for top-notch picture quality in a 50-inch TV under $1000 will be hard pressed to do better than Samsung’s PN51F5500.

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