Summary: The capacitor on Plasma PN51F8500AFXZA blew out one month (Feb 2015) after the 1 yr Samsung warranty expired. They covered it anyway ($400-700). I don't think they will cover it next time. Do you know if a 3rd-party Extended Warranty is purchasable?
Color accuracy is excellent, motion has issues, but real problem it is BUZZING so loud.
13 September 2013
Summary: Amazon is fantastic with customer care, but Samsung supplied them with product that has quality issues. First set is buzzing to the point where you cannot enjoy the soundtrack, replacement set was quieter but it had screen uniformity issues with vertical pink bands, theory is that Samsung reduced...
Summary: I have owned this model for 2 years. After 16 months I noticed the rear area of this unit was hot after an hour of usage. The heat has caused some of the features to freeze when I try to use them. This situation reminds me of an old PC without enough RAM.