Samsung ES7000, ES8000 & ES9000 Smart TV Series: Review & Specs
The new high-end TVs from Samsung are heavily loaded with voice commands and gestures, without abandoning the remote in this case are talking about Samsung ES7000, ES8000 & ES9000 series TV ranging from 1200 to 8000 €.
It is on the three series of its high-end televisions that Samsung has integrated its new control options of vocal and gestural, called Smart Interaction. These three functions supposed to free us from the use of remote.
Gesture Control to adjust the volume, zapper, select an app or browse the Internet with the palm of the hand in Samsung ES7000, ES8000 & ES9000 Smart TV. So you find yourself reaching out to the screen (or rather the integrated camera to the TV), open palm to navigate on the screen and closed palm to validate a transaction. Let us be clear in mind, it’s nice, but in practice this is not easy with the remote control.
Voice Control to turn the TV volume, change TV channels, use Skype and navigate through the online services portal Samsung. Again, it sounds simple and pleasant in appearance, but not easy to use on a daily basis, especially with children around. This is perfect for a single … provided that his speech is clear and he uses the right words.
Face Recognition to identify the face of a user and simplify access to certain applications like Skype. With facial recognition, need to enter his login and password. The use is still limited, but this feature is promising.
An already well-equipped Smart TV
Three series of televisions therefore include these functions: Samsung ES7000 series (40, 46 and 55 inches), the Samsung ES8000 series (40, 46, 55 and 65 inches) and Samsung ES9000 series (75-inch only). The first prize is 1199 euros for the 40-inch Samsung ES7000 series. This is a beautiful TV LED backlight Crystal TV design advantage (5 mm thick), a swivel stand with four arms and comes with two remotes (the classic model and the Smart Touch Control). For the rest, it’s heavy with the presence of a dual core processor, a 800 Hz scan mode, the Micro Dimming technology to optimize contrast, the “Color Enhancer Plus”, 3D active (two pairs of glasses are included), compatibility MHL (Mobile High Definition Link), Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth, DLNA, USB Recorder function control with direct Service Cloud Allshare Play Kit and Smart Evolution. In short, a nice smart TV, 3D graphics, multimedia and scalable, offers also a remarkable image quality.
The Samsung ES8000 series is cast in the same mold, but with a screen size extra (65 inches), a foot and a different design and the Ultimate version of the Micro Dimming technology. Starting price: 1599 euros for the 40 inches. Regards to the 75-inch Samsung ES9000 series, it offers, too, a design different from others, plus a sound system more powerful technology to strengthen Precision Black contrasts and the presence of four pairs of 3D glasses. The price is 7990 euros.
+The range of interactive and multimedia
-Broken promises to control vocal and gestural
This was all regarding the Samsung ES7000, ES8000 & ES9000 Series TV which are really smart.