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Samsung UN60ES8000 / UA60ES8000
7.5 out of 10

Samsung UN60ES8000 / UA60ES8000

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Reviews and Problems with Samsung UN60ES8000 / UA60ES8000

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Overall 6
6.0

Great Image Quality, Terrible Smart TV

Okan Tasdelen, Amazon
10 June 2015
  • Summary: This was supposedly one of the best TVs by Samsung when I purchase it. I am not satisfied with this TV at all. I paid more than $2000 for the 60 inch and I didn’t get anything near what I paid for. The image quality is great, you get crisp, bright 1080p view. Black levels, White levels are great.
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Overall 6
6.0

Great LED TV, not a Smart TV due to buggy software

Kambiz N., Newegg
7 January 2015
  • Summary: The picture quality is great but the operating software and the apps are extremely buggy for a smart TV. For example TV Guide is slow and buggy, Hulu Plus crashes, HBO Go has audio issues with ARC, the ARC connection to the home theater is unreliable, and more.
  • Pros: picture quality smart remote control
  • Cons: extremely buggy software, constant crashes
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Overall 6
6.0

Three Stars

Chandrasekar Ganesan, Amazon
10 November 2014
  • Summary: Many apps have trouble working, especially youtube and netflix.
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Overall 6
6.0

What it has in great hardware it lacks in software.

CarlosN, Amazon
27 October 2014
  • Summary: The video itself on this TV is gorgeous, excellent colors, darks, and whites. It's slim and very appealing to look at....that is if your watching something that isn't from the software that comes with the TV.
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Overall 6
6.0

Terrible motion artifacts in 60" model: the panel lottery is alive and well...

E. J. Paul "EJ", Amazon
30 July 2014
  • Summary: ****UPDATE 8/3/14**** So, it turns out that the panel lottery is alive and well. For those of you who don't know what I'm talking about, there are two sources of variation when considering pretty much any LCD.
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Overall 6
6.0

Nothing is more annoying than having to turn the lights on during a ...

greenmachine "jayhawk03", Amazon
24 July 2014
  • Summary: Buggy, Netflix works sometimes, but mostly doesn't. No Pandora. The buttons on both remotes are tiny and unintuitive. Nothing is more annoying than having to turn the lights on during a movie to find the rewind, pause, etc buttons. Finally, 3D is a gimmick and its novelty wears off after a week.
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Overall 6
6.0

Excellent Picture quality - Buggy firmware = 3 stars pending????

Elisa and Teddy, Amazon
20 April 2014
  • Summary: Let me start by saying that I hate being an early adopter, but I did so because I needed a new TV. Having said that, I am returning it and going to try a replacement 7150. Strengths of this TV are: The panel that is on this TV is amazingly uniform.
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Overall 6
6.0

No sound when streaming amazon thru external speakers, stand doesn't swivel

joy peterson, Amazon
30 March 2013
  • Summary: Picture quality very good. I personally am not interested in features like gesture control. I want a great picture. I also want to stream Netflix and Amazon. I have my TV connected to external speakers. The only app I get sound from is Pandora but not Amazon or Netflix.
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Overall 6
6.0

I'm concerned

Bob Harrington, Amazon
15 August 2012
  • Summary: Amazon delivered my UN60ES8000 at 10:30 AM Friday, July 27, 2012. The two Pilot Freight Services reps had it out of the box sitting on its pre-installed floor stand and operating acceptably within 10 minutes. Getting my components plugged in and operating well together took another half-day or so.
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Overall 6
6.0

Good TV, but SmartHub has a Major Bug in it.....

T. J. Daugherty, Amazon
16 April 2012
  • Summary: EDIT #2: I've not had any additional problems with the SmartHub network identified in Edit #1. As such I'm pushing this back to three stars and will probably call it good as Samsung has moved on to a new line of 2013 TV's anyway.
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