The UA-55ES8000 55" Series 8 Slim Smart 3D LED TV by Samsung is a slim high-resolution backlit LED that features full HD 1920 x 1080p resolution, a Clear Motion Rate of 800, and integrated 20W stereo speakers with Dolby Digital Plus and SRS TheaterSound HD audio. It also features three HDMI inputs, three USB 2.0 ports and an Ethernet port for online interactivity, along with a built-in browser.
The set includes all of the proprietary Smart TV functionality that Samsung is famous for. Features surrounding the Smart hub include the Family Story, which lets you share photos, videos and events with loved ones through the connected TV, and a Kids feature which will entertain and educate the younger members of the household. The Smart hub also includes Fitness, a wellness channel that monitors and manages your exercise and training regimen.
You can also purchase an optional Skype camera and use your Smart TV as a social media hub. You can make high-quality enhanced video calls directly from your TV. Other social media sites like FaceBook and YouTube can also be accessed through the Smart TV's Ethernet LAN port.
The three USB ports allow you to watch content listen to music or view photos from USB flash drives or portable hard drives. Samsung's AllShare Play also allows you to wirelessly connect to compatible devices through DLNA technology. AllShare can be accessed from any nearby DLNA device, like computers, NAS servers and routers.
- Smart TV
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.
Use the smart touch control for the voice control function
Voice interaction is not available in all languages, dialects and regions
Actual performance may vary depending on the language spoken
Certain features within Smart Interaction may require Internet access
Smart Interaction may not be available in all languages / dialects and regions
Face recognition does not provide as high a level of security as logging in with an ID and password
- Online Entertainment
Enter a world of online entertainment with the new enhanced content made available through Samsung's latest three new signature services - Kids, Fitness and Family Story. The Samsung Kids application brings together home entertainment with fun and beneficial educational programs, Samsung Fitness lets you maintain your exercise routines in the comfort of your own home, and Samsung Family Story ensures that your precious family moments are not only saved but easily shared on your Smart TV. These Samsung TV Smart hub features will enrich your living and be your lifestyle partner.
Content available via Smart hub may vary among product categories, models, and territories. See Samsung.com for more details
Certain Smart TV features may require firmware upgrades
Fitness Service may not be available in all regions
- Smart Evolution
Keep your TV up-to-date with the latest technology is now a reality. Samsung's Smart Evolution completely reengineers your TV without having to replace the whole set. Simply insert the Samsung Smart Evolution kit and let it work its magic. Transform your TV's dual core CPU to the faster generation of quad core technology. Heighten your viewing experience by shifting your VOD resolution HD TV to the wondrous picture quality full HD has to offer. Add more functions and reinvent your television with more contents. Access a whole new world of interactive contents and new features, your TV will never be the same again. Smart Evolution technology truly gives you a new TV every year.
Smart Evolution Kit, sold separately
Actual performance may vary and subject to model specs and hardware limitations
Smart Evolution kit improvement levels are based on year of purchase
Smart Evolution kit image may change when launched
- Clear Motion Rate 800Hz
- Boost your viewing pleasure with superior picture quality for a more realistic and vivid entertainment experience. A 800Hz Clear Motion Rate delivers smoother motion, so you can enjoy fast-moving images with awesome clarity. You'll be able to see spectacular 3D imagery in full HD 1080p, with advanced Samsung 3D glasses. With micro dimming ultimate's sophisticated algorithm, which enhances contrast, color and sharpness, you'll hardly believe what you're seeing
- Built-in Wi-Fi
- Enjoy a more intuitive and convenient viewing experience thanks to smarter connectivity. You can stream and share music, photos, movies and other multimedia directly to your TV with AllShare Play, and enjoy it on a bigger screen. Built-in Wi-Fi allows access to a range of nearby compatible devices, including mobile devices. With cloud based technology, you can also make the most of your content away from home. Share and enjoy your multimedia easily with better connections
- One Design
- Transform your living environment with the sophisticated design. Samsung's elegant One Design aesthetic includes a narrow bezel for a more expansive and immersive experience. It also features a sleek curved look with an innovative stand that creates a complete masterpiece. Discover a TV in which stunning design and great viewing are at one
- Tuner / Broadcasting
DVB-T / C
Analog tuner available
Auto channel search available
Teletext (TTX) (1000 pages) available
3D converter available
3D sound available
Dolby Digital Plus / Dolby Pulse
dts 2.0 + Digital out
Down firing + Full range
Light effect (Deco)
Arch flow stand
D1 bezel type
- Smart Convenience
Personal Video Recorder ready
Time shift ready
ConnectShare Movie (HDD)
Smart phone remote
Auto power off
Clock and On / Off timer
Skype on Samsung TV
Micro Dimming Ultimate
Wide Color Enhancer Plus
Ultra Clear Panel