Some people who purchased the Samsung UE40D7000 agreed that it was not cheap. expert website Cnet.com said “Earlier this year we called Samsung's most expensive plasma TV”. Cnet.com also wrote “The "Best overall TV of 2011 (so far)." Now that we've tested its less expensive brother”. Two years ago Avhub.com.au wrote “The relatively expensive PN 7000 cannot produce full shadow detail or proper 1080 24 cadence without sacrificing some black-level performance”.
One Samsung UE40D7000 reviewer considered that the Samsung UE40D7000 was not good value for money. expert website Avforums.com said in their review of this TVs “We've already had extensive hands on with the, more costly, UE-40D8000 and overall we were left impressed”.
One Samsung UE40D7000 owner who reviewed it concluded that it was not a bargain for the price. Five years ago expert website Itp.net wrote “While the UA55D7000LR isn’t perfect, its flaws are far from being deal breakers” in their review of this TVs however still scored it 4 stars.