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Samsung UN55C8000 55" 1080p LED 3D HDTV Preview

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Samsung UN55C8000 55” LED 3D HDTV

Samsung UN55C8000 55” LED 3D HDTV

Summary

  • Product Name: UN55C8000 55” LED 3D HDTV
  • Manufacturer: Samsung
  • Review Date: June 02, 2010 02:15
  • MSRP: $3499.99
  • First Impression: Pretty Cool
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 Model #: Samsung UN55C8000

 

  • Diagonal length of TV screen  54.6" (1) 
  • Resolution 1080p 
  • Dynamic Contrast Ratio 8,000,000:1 
  • Auto Motion Plus 120/240Hz  240hz 
  • Wide Color Enhancer  Yes 
  • Local Dimming  Precision Dimming 
  • Audio  Sound Output (RMS)  15Wx2 Stereo 
  • Features  3D  Yes 
  • Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC)  Yes 
  • Game Mode  Yes 
  • Caption  Yes  
  • Picture-in-Picture  Yes 
  • [email protected]  Yes 
  • AllShare  Yes 
  • Skype  Yes 
  • ConnectShare Movie  Yes 
  • System  DTV Tuner Built-in  Yes 
  • Dimension  Product Dimensions (WxHxD) with Stand  50.5"x32.8"x12.1" 
  • Product Dimensions (WxHxD) without Stand  50.5"x30.4"x0.9" 
  • Shipping Dimensions(WxHxD)  62.4"x35.4"x7.9" 
  • Weight  Shipping Weight  66.1 lbs 
  • Product Weight with Stand  53.4 lbs 
  • Product Weight without Stand  48.5 lbs 
  • Power  Eco Mark  Yes 
  • Series  Series  8000 
  • Panel  Ultra Clear Panel  Yes 
  • Input & Output  HDMI
  • HDMI 4 
  • Digital Audio (Optical)  1 
  • PC input (D-sub)
  • PC input (D-sub) 1 
  • Component (Y/Pb/Pr)  1 
  • Ethernet (LAN)  1 
  • RF In  2 
  • USB 2.0  2 
  • Design  Type  Brushed Titanium 
  • Color  Black 
  • Swivel (Left/Right)  Yes 
  • Energy Star Compliant  Yes 
  • Optional Accessories  Ultra Slim Wall Mount  Yes 

Executive Overview

The Samsung UN55C8000 is one of four 3D-capable LED TVs (UN40, UN46, UN 55, UN65) released in 2010. They each feature a built-in 3D processor and emitter that enable compatibility with multiple 3D standards. The 55” UN55C8000 sits right underneath its larger counterpart, the 65” UN65C8000. Both units utilize a temporary design with LED edge lighting. More importantly, they host Samsung’s recently expanded [email protected] service, which now allows users to stream content from Blockbuster, Netflix, USA Today, and VUDU video on demand. Plus users can access other Internet applications/services like Twitter, Pica, AccuWeather, and Pandora either by the integrated Ethernet connection or via an optional WiFi adapter.

Audioholics hasn't yet done a formal review of this product, but we wanted to get as much information as possible to our readers in order to help them make the best possible purchasing decisions. If possible, we will provide additional info or even a product review at a later date.

For more information, please visit: http://samsung.com

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