Latest Samsung TV reviews

Samsung Q9F QLED TV (QE65Q9FAM) review: A shining example of 4K LCD's bright future
4.5 stars

Samsung Q9F QLED TV (QE65Q9FAM) review: A shining example of 4K LCD's bright future

By John Archer

Despite Samsung previously declaring that one of LCD technology's big advantages over OLED was its relative affordability, the brand's latest flagship LCD set actually makes OLED look cheap. In fact, at £4,479 the 65-inch Q9F is the most expensive 65-inch... Read more

Samsung MU9000 4K TV review: Is curved still compelling?
4.0 stars

Samsung MU9000 4K TV review: Is curved still compelling?

By John Archer

With Samsung's flagship QLED TVs this year costing an arm and a leg, many would-be Samsung TV buyers are being forced to turn their sights instead to the brand's much more affordable MU range.We've seen the MU7000 model, which offers bucket loads of features... Read more

Samsung Q8C 4K TV review: Spectacular QLED quality on a curve
4.0 stars

Samsung Q8C 4K TV review: Spectacular QLED quality on a curve

By John Archer

The big TV story for Samsung in 2017 is the introduction of its first QLED models. These LCD TVs - which include the 55-inch QE55Q8C on test here - combine ground-breaking new ultra-bright, ultra-colourful Quantum Dot colour technology with a new "cable-free"... Read more

Samsung MU7000 4K TV review: Bucketloads of features for the price
4.5 stars

Samsung MU7000 4K TV review: Bucketloads of features for the price

By Chris Hall

While Samsung took to the world's technology shows to demonstrate its QLED family of flagship tellies, the MU range has been more quietly introduced, so you'd be forgiven for not knowing that TVs such as the MU7000 sit a step below QLED in the wider Samsung... Read more

Samsung UBD-M9500 review: Ultra HD Blu-ray served from a refined platter
4.5 stars

Samsung UBD-M9500 review: Ultra HD Blu-ray served from a refined platter

By Chris Hall

The Ultra HD Blu-ray player market is maturing, with 2017 serving up more choices than 2016 for a format that's still very new. As we move beyond the realms of the early adopter and into the mainstream, manufacturers are at a crossroads: go high-end,... Read more

Samsung QLED Q7F 4K TV review: QLED gets off to a flying start
4.5 stars

Samsung QLED Q7F 4K TV review: QLED gets off to a flying start

By Chris Hall

The flagship 2017 Samsung TVs carry the QLED name, a new branding for the company's top-tier tellies.QLED has been called many things, but there are two important things to consider: firstly, QLED is the third-generation of Quantum Dot; secondly the... Read more

Samsung QLED TV preview: Is this Samsung's best ever television range?

Samsung QLED TV preview: Is this Samsung's best ever television range?

By Rik Henderson

During a pre-CES invite-only briefing, Samsung unveiled the QLED TV series and we can honestly say, from what we've seen so far, that they are the best televisions the company has ever made.We got up close to the new QLED TV concepts shown at the Samsung... Read more

Samsung KS8000 SUHD TV review: Hitting the 4K HDR sweet spot
4.5 stars

Samsung KS8000 SUHD TV review: Hitting the 4K HDR sweet spot

By Chris Hall

Say what you like about Samsung's recent fortunes, there's no shortage of top choices when it comes to choosing an excellent 4K HDR TV - that's ultra-high definition and high dynamic range, to hit the two televisual must-haves for 2016.From the top-of-the-line... Read more

Samsung KS9500 SUHD TV review: Brightest HDR, pitched on a curve
5.0 stars

Samsung KS9500 SUHD TV review: Brightest HDR, pitched on a curve

By Chris Hall

Ask Samsung and it will tell you that curved is very much where you should be with televisions. Having pushed the curved display as the next big thing after 3D - which is a feature incidentally absent from the KS9500 - the company still rates its flagship... Read more

Samsung KS7000 SUHD TV review: Serious performance for the price
4.5 stars

Samsung KS7000 SUHD TV review: Serious performance for the price

By Chris Hall

Samsung has impressed with its line-up of SUHD televisions over the last year. For 2016, the message is about refinement, continuing the solid performance of the LED sets and pushing the message that this is now second-gen HDR (high dynamic range), the... Read more

Samsung UBD-K8500 review: Beautiful Ultra HD Blu-ray
4.5 stars

Samsung UBD-K8500 review: Beautiful Ultra HD Blu-ray

By Chris Hall

Optical discs are dead, or so many would have you believe. That's perhaps a reflection of the times we're living in, where streaming entertainment out-paces its arrival on physical media. What better example than the latest Star Wars blockbuster, arriving... Read more

Samsung Ultra Slim SUHD TV concept shows you don't need to be OLED to be thin

Samsung Ultra Slim SUHD TV concept shows you don't need to be OLED to be thin

By Rik Henderson

With LG and other manufacturers extolling the benefits of OLED over LED television technology, and specifically how thin OLED TVs can be, Samsung has shown a concept set that proves that LED can also have a super slim footprint.It doesn't have a name... Read more

Samsung UE65JS9500 4K TV review: High Dynamic Range master
4.5 stars

Samsung UE65JS9500 4K TV review: High Dynamic Range master

By John Archer

According to Samsung, the 65-inch JS9500 is more than just a UHD TV; it's an SUHD TV. It's tempting to imagine that the extra S stands for "super", although Super Ultra High-Definition might sound a bit much, and Samsung's marketing division is keen to... Read more

Samsung UE48H8000 curved TV review
4.0 stars

Samsung UE48H8000 curved TV review

By Chris Hall

The latest trend in television is for curved panels, designed to deliver a more immersive experience. Flat screen is so last generation. But is the move to curved just a fad?Curved represents the chance for manufacturers to offer something distinct and... Read more

Samsung UE40H6400 6 Series TV review
4.0 stars

Samsung UE40H6400 6 Series TV review

By Steve May

While Samsung's high-end fleet of curvaceous Ultra HD tellies have been generating plenty of noise this year, the brand's real volume comes on the back of its 6 Series screens, which is where the 40-inch H6400 model fits in.These mainstream HD models... Read more

Samsung UE55F8000 LCD TV
4.5 stars

Samsung UE55F8000 LCD TV

By Steve May

The Samsung UE55F8000 is arguably the most advanced Full HD LED TV you can buy today. Gorgeously designed and generously appointed, it’s a screen which will have tech-heads and interior designers dribbling comparable qualities of drool. But while Samsung... Read more

Samsung HomeSync pictures and hands-on

Samsung HomeSync pictures and hands-on

By Rik Henderson

Samsung has demonstrated its HomeSync device at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona and it's hard to nail down exactly what kind of technology it is.It's a media centre, network storage solution, media server and home content and files hub all in one -... Read more

Samsung and LG fight for world's first curved OLED screen title

Samsung and LG fight for world's first curved OLED screen title

By Stuart Miles

Samsung and LG have both announced the "world's first curved OLED" at CES 2013 in Las Vegas.The prototypes, on show on the respective companies' stands at the world's largest consumer electronics show, outline the future of televisions according to both.The... Read more

Samsung F8000 LED TV pictures and eyes-on

Samsung F8000 LED TV pictures and eyes-on

By Rik Henderson

We aren't sure quite when it was the world started caring how many cores something had, but it seems this trend has now spread to the world of TVs. So, let us introduce you to the Samsung F8000, the firm's new quad-core TV. Samsung claims that the processor... Read more

Samsung S9 85-inch 4K UHDTV pictures and eyes-on

Samsung S9 85-inch 4K UHDTV pictures and eyes-on

By Rik Henderson

The wheels of Ultra High Definition TV are now in motion, and although we're a good few years off 4K content appearing on TVs, the manufacturers all seem to be keen on getting sets on the market this year. Samsung's effort (the S9) is pretty impressive,... Read more

Samsung Series 8 ES8000 55-inch edge LED LCD TV
4.0 stars

Samsung Series 8 ES8000 55-inch edge LED LCD TV

By Mike Lowe

Samsung’s top-spec edge LED LCD TV comes in the form of the ES8000, a thin-bezel Series 8 behemoth that, at the 55-inch stature of this review model, will dominate any room.The Pocket-lint team has seen all manner of tellies throughout 2012, but can... Read more

Samsung Series 8 64-inch plasma TV
4.5 stars

Samsung Series 8 64-inch plasma TV

By Hunter Skipworth

After the initial eye-blasting that a gigantic 64-inch television brings you, it is quite difficult to actually sit down and take stock of just how this Samsung plasma performs.With an asking price of £2999 this is a set that really needs to impress.... Read more

The 75-inch Samsung TV that costs £11k, and that's before you factor in costs to move house for a bigger lounge

The 75-inch Samsung TV that costs £11k, and that's before you factor in costs to move house for a bigger lounge

By Stuart Miles

Samsung has announced the launch of a new flagship television, the ES9000, that measures in at 75-inches."The definition qualities greatly improve in clearness, contrast and brightness by adopting Diamond Black Panel to provide best visual qualities in... Read more

Samsung 55-inch Super OLED TV pictures and hands-on

Samsung 55-inch Super OLED TV pictures and hands-on

By Rik Henderson

Like LG, Samsung has used CES to unveil a 55-inch OLED TV, to similarly awestruck eyes. Pocket-lint managed to get some time with the set and we can safely say that this is the future of television technology.The Super OLED TV has an amazingly thin bezel... Read more

Samsung 55ES8000 LED TV pictures and hands-on

Samsung 55ES8000 LED TV pictures and hands-on

By Paul Lamkin

Samsung's 55-inch Super OLED TV quite rightly grabbed the CES headlines but the Korean company also used this year's Vegas expo to go live with its "ultra-slim bezel" range with the Samsung UNES8000 leading the way.The edge lit LED line ranges in size... Read more

Samsung PS51D8000
4.0 stars

Samsung PS51D8000

By Jason Denwood

Samsung’s flagship plasma TV represents a delicious compromise. It’s got the second best online dimension, after Sony’s Bravia Internet Video platform, which is too often strapped to TVs with lacklustre 3D pictures. And the second best 3D performance,... Read more

Samsung UE40D6530
4.5 stars

Samsung UE40D6530

By Steve May

Between the two of us, we've fallen a little bit in love with Samsung’s D6530. Maybe it’s the way it doesn’t try too hard to look gorgeous, or the seductive silkiness of its blacks. Whatever the reason for its magnetic allure, we just want to sit... Read more

Samsung BD-D8900M
4.0 stars

Samsung BD-D8900M

By Jamie Carter

Who cares about Blu-ray? Firmly ensconced in the PlayStation 3, standalone hi-def disc spinners regularly go for under £90 – small enough bean to set the alarm bells ringing in any gadget buyer’s ears. The trick, thinks Samsung, is to up the price... Read more

Samsung UE32D5000
4.5 stars

Samsung UE32D5000

By Jamie Carter

We’ve really only one niggle about Samsung’s latest value-busting effort. The very latest features are missing from this Series 5 set; 3D, Smart TV and Samsung’s Apps have all been slashed to get this super-slim 32-inch LED-backlit LCD TV down to... Read more

Samsung BD-D6900
4.0 stars

Samsung BD-D6900

By Jamie Carter

That Samsung’s latest high-def hero has touch-sensitive controls, a brushed metallic top, a gloriously slim 33mm profile and is able to silently slip out a disc from within won’t surprise anyone; this has been a brand at the coal face of product design... Read more

Samsung BD-D8500
4.0 stars

Samsung BD-D8500

By Jamie Carter

There’s something decidedly low-rent about the word “combi”, but this two-into-one effort from Samsung is most definitely upmarket. Costing a whopping £380, it darn well should be, but wait until you see what it can do: 3D Blu-ray playback, Freeview... Read more

Samsung UE55D8000
4.5 stars

Samsung UE55D8000

By Steve May

With no immediate replacement for the extraordinarily over-engineered 9000 Series on the horizon, Samsung’s waif-thin Series 8 models have become the new LED flag wavers for the brand. At first glance the models look rather similar, but the new Series... Read more

Samsung UE32C6000
4.0 stars

Samsung UE32C6000

By Jamie Carter

This LED from Samsung falls into the all-new TV category of “affordable high-end”, and is likely to appeal to anyone after the latest and greatest slimscreen tech, but who can’t actually afford most incarnations.It is this everyman approach that... Read more

Samsung BD-D7000 3D Blu-ray player hands-on

Samsung BD-D7000 3D Blu-ray player hands-on

By Rik Henderson

There are some who are starting to doubt whether Blu-ray will ever become the dominant standard for movie media, or whether it will be bypassed by cloud-based or digitally-stored video content instead. And as for 3D Blu-ray, it's struggling to get any... Read more

Samsung RMC30D Touch Control TV remote hands-on

Samsung RMC30D Touch Control TV remote hands-on

By Rik Henderson

Samsung's C9000 supremely high-end LED TV came with a fantastic remote control that even allowed you to watch TV on it in a different room. However, it didn't allow you to watch a different channel to the one that was being watched on the television.... Read more

Samsung 3D glasses v2.0 hands-on

Samsung 3D glasses v2.0 hands-on

By Rik Henderson

Samsung has completely refreshed its active 3D glasses range for 2011, with the premium pair claiming the title of World's lightest. The top of the range specs - SSG-3700CR - weigh a mere 27-grams and also support prescription lenses.There are three... Read more

Samsung UE19C4000
4.5 stars

Samsung UE19C4000

By Jason Denwood

Technically defined as LED-backlit LCD TVs, the fact that most of us know the latest flatscreen idea simply as “LED TVs” is largely down to brands like Samsung. But even though LED backlighting is merely an update to existing LCD TV technology, this... Read more

Samsung UE55C9000
4.5 stars

Samsung UE55C9000

By Steve May

Samsung may be top dog in the global TV market, but it’s still rankled by the fact that it’s not truly regarded as a high-end brand. Despite critical plaudits and mass-market success, its moniker isn’t bandied around as a premiere league name. Samsung... Read more

Samsung HT-C7550W Blu-ray home cinema system
3.0 stars

Samsung HT-C7550W Blu-ray home cinema system

By Jamie Carter

There are a lot of reasons why all-in-one soundbars are fast replacing home cinema systems, and the HT-C7550W is one of them. Built around a superb Blu-ray player and featuring online content, a pair of wireless surround speakers and an iPod dock, this... Read more

Samsung HT-C6200 2.1 Blu-ray home cinema system
3.5 stars

Samsung HT-C6200 2.1 Blu-ray home cinema system

By Jamie Carter

With Blu-ray now firmly ensconced in the home entertainment landscape, it’s about time it was included in all-in-one home cinema systems - and this sub-£400 package from Samsung is one of the best value.It’s hardly cable-free, but if you can stomach... Read more

Samsung BD-C8500M
3.5 stars

Samsung BD-C8500M

By Jason Denwood

Spotted selling online for around the £400 mark, this bulky deck from Samsung seeks to kit-out a home with two of the most sought-after AV products of our time - Blu-ray and Freeview HD recording - but ultimately proves not to be the must-have product... Read more

Samsung LE40C650
4.5 stars

Samsung LE40C650

By Jason Denwood

Selling for as much as £899 from the likes of Tesco and Argos, we spotted this mid-range Samsung LCD selling online for under £650 - and at that price it's an absolute steal. As well as being a Full HD panel with a touch of class, the red-tinted LE40C650... Read more

Samsung HT-C6930W 3D Blu-ray home cinema system
4.5 stars

Samsung HT-C6930W 3D Blu-ray home cinema system

By Danny Phillips

Samsung’s focus on innovation has earned it more “world firsts” than the Guinness Book of Records. And here’s another one for you – the HT-C6930W is the world’s first 3D Blu-ray home cinema system, bringing you immersive HD pictures and sizzling... Read more

Samsung UE46C8000 3D television
4.5 stars

Samsung UE46C8000 3D television

By Danny Phillips

3D movies like Avatar and Alice In Wonderland have proved to be real cash-cows at the cinema, so it was only natural that 3D technology would find its way into the home. Samsung was quickest off the mark, launching the world’s first 3D Blu-ray player,... Read more

Samsung HT-C6500 Blu-ray home cinema system
4.5 stars

Samsung HT-C6500 Blu-ray home cinema system

By Danny Phillips

Look up the word generous in the dictionary and you’ll find a little picture of Samsung’s latest Blu-ray home cinema system, the HT-C6500. It’s no exaggeration to say that it’s one of the most feature-packed one-box systems we’ve ever come across,... Read more

Samsung SP-F10M projector
3.5 stars

Samsung SP-F10M projector

By Chris Hall

The Samsung SP-F10M is notable because it is an LED projector that breaks the 1000 ANSI lumen barrier, meaning it is cost effective (to run) as well as being powerful enough to use in most situations. It is pitched as a business model and has a range... Read more

Samsung UE40C7000 3D television
4.5 stars

Samsung UE40C7000 3D television

By Rik Henderson

Major TV manufacturers, such as Samsung, often have two complete range upheavals a year. That is, they release a new collection of TVs, often with improved features and functionality, bi-annually and generally in line with the changes in a super-fast... Read more

Samsung PS50B550 television
4.5 stars

Samsung PS50B550 television

By Jamie Carter

Only a few years ago the idea of getting a 50-inch Full HD plasma for £750 was unthinkable. Now, the choice is huge, and Samsung’s polished PS50B550 joins mid-range plasmas from LG and Panasonic as excellent value screens for anyone after the perfect... Read more