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Samsung UE40F8000
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Samsung UE40F8000

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40" Jul 2013
Screen Size HD Type 3D Compatible Smart TV Features Release Date
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15 Reasons For

Good Brand

Mid-size TVs built by Samsung have good reviews on average. We also checked the reviews for all TVs (not just mid-size TVs) and found that Samsung also has good reviews across its entire range.

Has a Built-In Camera

Unlike most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to the UE40F8000 which do not have a built-in camera, the Samsung UE40F8000 has a built-in camera.

It may also be worth considering one of the other televisions with a built-in camera currently available including the UE46ES8000[pl_1355897_price], the UN46ES8000[pl_1484430_price], or the UE40F7000[pl_1494094_price] all from Samsung which has better reviews.

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3D Compatible

The UE40F8000 is 3D compatible, unlike most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been around for more than two years which are not 3D compatible.

We compared all the other 3D compatible TVs to this TV and we think the LG 42LW579[plb_326450_price], and the Samsung UE40H6470[plb_2233881_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The UE40F8000 supports smart TV features, which is unusual. Most of the other TVs of this age and spec do not support smart TV features.

There are a number of other TVs which support smart TV features currently available that you might want to consider including the Samsung UE40H6700[plb_2232461_price] which has better reviews.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

Unlike most of the other televisions that have been on the market for a similar time to the UE40F8000 which do not have a WiFi connection, the UE40F8000 has a WiFi connection.

We compared all the other televisions with a WiFi connection to this TV and we think because of it's better review score, the Panasonic TX-L32E30[plb_30112_price], the Samsung UE48H6470[plb_2240459_price], and the LG 47LB670[plb_2232214_price] is also worth considering.

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Three RF Ports

Most of the other similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to the UE40F8000 only have between one and two RF ports, however the Samsung UE40F8000 has three RF ports.

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Three USB 2.0 Ports

three USB 2.0 ports

The Samsung UE40F8000 is a three USB 2.0 port television.

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Four HDMI Ports

four HDMI ports

Most televisions of this age and spec have between one and four HDMI ports, including the UE40F8000 which has four HDMI ports.

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Fairly Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequency of the UE40F8000 of 1,000 hertz is one of the fastest amongst TVs of a similar spec and age to the UE40F8000. Across all the TVs of a similar spec and age to the UE40F8000 the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 1,800Hz.

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Two Tuners

The UE40F8000 is a two tuner TV. Most of the other TVs of this age and spec have between one and seven tuners.

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Quite High Subwoofer RMS Power

The lowest subwoofer RMS power of TVs of this age and type is 10W and the highest is 20W. At 20 Watts, the Samsung UE40F8000 has a fairly high subwoofer RMS power compared to most of the other TVs that are a similar age to the UE40F8000.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

At 20 Watts, the UE40F8000 has a quite high RMS rated power compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for around the same time as the UE40F8000. The RMS rated power of comparable spec TVs that were released more than two years ago range from 2W to 80W.

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1080p Video Mode

This TV supports a 1080p video mode, which is typical of many TVs that were released more than two years ago.

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Not Included Optical Disc Drive

This TV has a Not included optical disc drive, which is typical of many TVs that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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Quite Thin

The average thickness of TVs that came out more than two years ago is 62mm, and the thicknesses range from 3.5mm to 100mm. At only 34.9 millimeters, the UE40F8000 has a quite thin thickness compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that are a similar age to the UE40F8000.

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5 Reasons Against

Only Analog Tuner

This TV has an Analog & Digital tuner, which is typical of many TVs of a comparable age and type to it.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The UE40F8000 does not feature OLED technology, although this is within the context that most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to the UE40F8000 also do not feature OLED technology.

Alternative televisions which also feature OLED technology that you might also want to consider include the Samsung UE46H7000[plb_2232247_price].

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Fairly High Annual Energy Consumption

Across all the TVs of this spec and age the annual energy consumptions range from 0.22kWh to 620kWh. The UE40F8000 has a fairly high annual energy consumption (96 kilowatt hours) compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to the UE40F8000.

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Fairly High Power Consumption in Power Save Mode

Across all the televisions of this type and age the power consumptions in power save mode range from 0.01W to 5,200W. With a power consumption in power save mode of 45 Watts, the UE40F8000 has a quite high power consumption in power save mode compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for a comparable time to the UE40F8000.

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Only Mega Contrast Dynamic Contrast Ratio

This TV has a Mega Contrast dynamic contrast ratio, which is typical of many TVs of a similar spec and age to it.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Samsung UE40F8000

Running Costs Are OK

This television has an energy efficiency rating of B, and the UE40F8000 has an average 5 year running cost of £108 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 714 TVs of a comparable spec and age.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on mid-size TVs that were released around the same time as 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 Three Years Ago

This mid-size TV was released over three years ago.

Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
3D Compatible
Display Resolution
Video Mode
Screen Format Adjustment
Aspect Ratio
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
Graphics Resolution
TV Tuner
Tuner
Smart TV
Smart TV Features
App
Audio
Built-In Subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Built-In Speaker
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
Common Interface Connection
Ethernet LAN Port
SCART Port
Composite Video in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Version
HDMI Port
Mobile High-Definition Link
Networking
WiFi Connection
WLAN-Ready Connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Direct Connection
Management Features
Sleep Timer
On/off Timer
Picture and Picture
Picture in Picture Function
On Screen Display
Electronic Programme Guide
OSD Language
Performance
Optical Disc Drive
Teletext Function
Game Mode
24p Playback
Design
LED Indicator
Colour
Ergonomics
Smartphone Remote Feature
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Power Consumption in Power Save Mode
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Certificates
Energy Star Certification
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Package Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Height
Packaging Depth
Packaging Width
Packaging Content
Included 3D Glasses
Battery Included
Handheld Remote Control
Mounting Kit
Manual
Operational Conditions
Technical Details
Other Features
Special Features

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Expert Reviews

(77)
22 February 2014

The Samsung F8000 family has celebrated success as the best HDTV available and our investigation supports this. Features such as a Smart Hub with TV Channel Guide, very simple and attractive...

Technlologyx.com

23 January 2014

The Samsung UNF8000 series of LED backlit HDTVs offer solid performance and loads of features in a beautiful streamlined cabinet, but its black levels are mediocre and its ports are awkwardly...

23 January 2014

The Samsung UNF8000 series of LED backlit HDTVs offer solid performance and loads of features in a beautiful streamlined cabinet, but its black levels are mediocre and its ports are awkwardly...

21 January 2014

The Samsung UNF8000 series of LED backlit HDTVs offer solid performance and loads of features in a beautiful streamlined cabinet, but its black levels are mediocre and its ports are awkwardly...

22 November 2013

Samsung's F8000 Series represents an evolutionary leap in the company's LCD TV offerings...

Soundandvision.com

21 November 2013

This LED TV has one of the best video displays on the market, and it includes many extra features to enhance your TV viewing experience...

Toptenreviews.com

20 October 2013

At first, all the features and apps that the Samsung UN55F8000BF Smart TV provides might be intimidating, but the TV's great picture quality - right out of the box - should calm your qualms. You...

16 October 2013

When it comes to televisions, LCD panels with LED lighting seems to be the choice of the masses. Offering a good balance of affordability and performance, LED lighting can be credited for making... Read more…

15 October 2013

Overclockersonline.net

I remember the first TV Samsung shipped to me for review; it was a 46? LCD that sat in my parents living room. I thought that was a big TV but as years have passed the TVs started getting bigger.... Read more…

9 October 2013

Samsung, the global electronics leader is on a serious marathon run, and somehow no other electronics manufacturer seems to catch up with them. Be it product launches and new technologies Samsung... Read more…

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £105.76
Electricity cost when on standby £1.83
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Total running cost over 5 years £107.59
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.53 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 14 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers ue40f8000, ue40f8000s, ue40f8000sl, ue40f8000st, ue40f8000sz, ue40f8000slx, ue40f8000slxx, ue40f8000slxxc, ue40f8000stxxh, samsung ue40f8000, samsung ue40f8000s, samsung ue40f8000st, samsung ue40f8000stx, samsung ue40f8000stxx, samsung ue40f8000stxxu
Barcodes 00806085439702, 08806085438446, 08806085439702, 08806085440852, 08806085448841, 08806085461734

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