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Samsung UE40D5000

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40" 29.9mm Aug 2013
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14 Reasons For

Two Industry Awards

This TV was given a "Recommended" award by Avforums.com who wrote that this Samsung television was good.

Pocket Lint gave this Samsung TV a "Hot Product" award.

Good Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this TV is 82 out of 100 based on ten expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews, Techradar and Pocket Lint.

Reasonably Priced

Six customers said that the Samsung UE40D5000 was good value for money. Amazon Customer rated it 5 stars and mentioned in their Samsung UE40D5000 review “Good value for money TV better then many more expensive TVs”. Richard West rated it as very good and he mentioned “Brilliant tv for te money”. Richard West also wrote “It has two HDMI sockets at the back.I couldn't have got a better tv for the price i paid”.

Several people who purchased it considered that it was a bargain for the price. Five years ago expert website Cnet.co.uk said “Samsung's 32-inch UE32D5000 TV can be picked up online for as little as £400, which is remarkably cheap for an LED-illuminated model from a big-name manufacturer” in their review of this TV. Cnet.co.uk also mentioned “It's a bargain”.

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Samsung Has Good Reviews for Its TVs

Samsung is one of the superior TV brands according to average reviews from users and experts, and Samsung also has good ratings for its mid-size TVs.

Nice Design

Two people who reviewed it wrote that it was good looking. Expert review site Evogadget.com said in their Samsung UE40D5000 review four years ago “We love it when we run into a product that is not only very good looking” . One customer said in their reviews that it was a good design.

Good Technical Features

Two people who reviewed it concluded that it had good features. Expert review site Cnet.co.uk wrote “There are plenty of other features to grab your attention too, including digital media pl” in their review of the Samsung UE40D5000.

Good Connectivity

One Samsung UE40D5000 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that this TV was wifi compatible. Evogadget.com said “It is true there is no Freeview HD tuner, Samsung's Smart Hub or built-in WiFi.” in their review of the Samsung UE40D5000.

One Samsung UE40D5000 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that it was good in terms of HDMI connections.

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Good Picture Quality

One customer concluded that the Samsung UE40D5000 had good picture quality.

Good Sound Quality

One person who bought it concluded that it had good sound quality. Expert review site Cnet.co.uk said “The 32-inch Samsung UE32D5000 lacks a Freeview HD tuner and its sound could be better.” in their review of this TV.

Good 3D Picture Quality

One customer wrote in their reviews that it had a good 3D picture quality.

Good Product Quality

One Samsung UE40D5000 reviewer who reviewed this TV reckoned that it was good quality. Five years ago Trustedreviews.com mentioned on Trusted Reviews “If you're into good picture quality and stylish design at startlingly affordable prices, though, then the 32D5000 is almost scarily good” in their review of the Samsung UE40D5000.

Fairly High RMS Rated Power

The UE40D5000 has a quite high RMS rated power (20 Watts) compared to most of the other similar spec televisions that are a comparable age to the UE40D5000. The RMS rated power of mid-size TVs that have been available for around the same time as the UE40D5000 range from 2W to 80W.

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1080p Video Mode

This TV supports a 1080p video mode, which is the most commonly supported video mode on similar spec televisions that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Supports One Audio Format

The Samsung UE40D5000 has a greater number of audio formats than most TVs of a similar spec and age to it. This TV supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most commonly supported audio format supported by mid-size TVs that have been around for around the same time as the UE40D5000.

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14 Reasons Against

Poor Smart TV Features

Several Samsung UE40D5000 reviewers reckoned that the Samsung UE40D5000 was not good for watching Freeview TV. Pocket-Lint.com wrote in their review of the Samsung UE40D5000 on Pocket Lint “We hate its lack of Freeview HD channels.”.

Poor High Def TV

Two customers considered that it was not good at displaying high definition TV.

Not Good in Terms of Size

One person who bought the Samsung UE40D5000 concluded that it was not thick. Expert website Evogadget.com mentioned “The Samsung UE32D5000 is not thicker than 30mm and has a very nice design” in their Samsung UE40D5000 review.

Does Not Have a WiFi Connection

Most televisions of a comparable age and type to the UE40D5000 do not have a WiFi connection. The UE40D5000 is no exception to this as it too does not have a WiFi connection.

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Does Not Support Smart TV Features

The Samsung UE40D5000 does not support smart TV features, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other TVs of this age and type also do not support smart TV features.

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Not 3D Compatible

The UE40D5000 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for around the same time as the UE40D5000 are also not 3D compatible.

If you want a TV that is 3D compatible then you might also want to look at the Samsung UE46F7000[plb_1588337_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other televisions of this age and type, the UE40D5000 does not have a built-in camera.

There are a number of alternative TVs which also have a built-in camera that you might also want to look at including the Samsung UE40F7000[plb_1494094_price] which is also higher rated.

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Only Supports One Image Format

The Samsung UE40D5000 has a greater number of image formats than most TVs of a comparable age and type to it. This television supports a JPG image format, which is the most commonly supported image format supported by TVs that were launched around the same time as the UE40D5000.

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Only Analog Tuner

This television has an Analog & Digital tuner, which is the most commonly found tuner on TVs that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The UE40D5000 does not feature OLED technology, although keep in mind that most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for around the same time as the UE40D5000 also do not feature OLED technology.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

Across all the TVs of a comparable age and type to the UE40D5000 the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 1,800Hz. The UE40D5000 has a quite slow motion interpolation frequency (only 100 hertz) compared to most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to the UE40D5000.

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Only Two HDMI Ports

The UE40D5000 is a two HDMI port TV. Most of the other mid-size TVs that are a similar age to the UE40D5000 have between one and four HDMI ports.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

The Samsung UE40D5000 is a one USB 2.0 port TV.

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Only Mega Contrast Dynamic Contrast Ratio

This television has a Mega Contrast dynamic contrast ratio, which is typical of many televisions of this age and spec.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Samsung UE40D5000

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to it. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

Samsung released the UE40D5000 over four years ago.

Average Refresh Rate

At 100 hertz, the UE40D5000 has a fairly standard refresh rate compared to most of the other televisions that were released more than two years ago.

If you would prefer a television with a faster refresh rate then you might also want to look at the Sony KDL-42W705[plb_2142205_price] (200Hz and higher rated).

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Average Thickness

At 51 millimeters, the UE40D5000 has a fairly standard thickness compared to most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to the UE40D5000.

Other TVs with a thicker thickness that you might want to look at include the Samsung UE46F6500[plb_1549433_price] (47mm).

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Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Resolution
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
Display Diagonal
TV Tuner
Auto Channel Search Feature
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner
Smart TV
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Built-In Speaker
Auto Volume Leveler
Audio Decoder
Audio Decoding Technology
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
Ethernet LAN Port
RF Port
SCART Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
PC Audio in Port
Composite Video in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
DVI Port
PC in Port
HDMI Port
Consumer Electronics Control
Networking
Ethernet LAN Connection
Management Features
Sleep Timer
On/off Timer
Picture in Picture Function
On Screen Display
Electronic Programme Guide
OSD Language
Performance
Teletext Function
Game Mode
Picture Processing Technology
Design
Colour
Ergonomics
Smartphone Remote Feature
Swivelling Stand
VESA Mounting
Power
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Power Consumption in Power Save Mode
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Maximum Power Consumption
Certificates
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Package Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Height
Packaging Width
Packaging Content
Battery Included
Handheld Remote Control
Cable Included
Manual
Operational Conditions
Technical Details
Other Features
Special Features

2 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(14)
1 June 2012

The Samsung UE32D5000 is not thicker than 30mm and has a very nice design. We enjoyed its performance because it didn't let us down not even a bit for its price tag. It is true there is no...

1 February 2012

Avforums.com

It's been nearly a year to the day since we published the review for what was, ostensibly, the predecessor to the Samsung UE-32D5000 so it will be interesting to see what changes the newly... Read more…

12 December 2011

Ever wondered how Samsung?s entry-level 1080p LED LCD TV performs? Wonder no longer, because we have a UE32D5000 here for review. This is the Korean manufacturer?s cheapest 1080p LED-based LCD... Read more…

26 September 2011

The 32-inch Samsung UE32D5000 lacks a Freeview HD tuner and its sound could be better, but, otherwise, it goes well beyond what you'd expect from a budget LED TV. It's a bargain...

17 September 2011

A well-priced entry-level TV that?s well suited to a bedroom, but you might want to look elsewhere for a set for the living room...

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User Reviews

(2)
Reviewed 20 January 2013 by Richard West
(Verified Purchase)

I was looking for a Smart tv originally but decided as i like my laptop so much, i decided to stick to a tv that had HD and freeview and i m so pleased i did. This tv is great!... A really good... Read more…

Reviewed 20 December 2012 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

Good value for money TV better then many more expensive TVs.Overall have been very pleased with the TV and remote.

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers ue40d5003, ue40d5000, ue40d5000p, ue40d5003b, ue40d5003bw, ue40d5000pw, ue40d5000pk, ue40d5003bwxzg, ue40d5003bwxxc, ue40d5000pwxxc, samsung ue40d5003
Barcodes 05052883301328, 08700346000000, 08806071284774, 08806071445700, 08806071449777, 08806071449784

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