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Samsung UE55H6240

55" Active Nov 2014
Screen Size HD Type 3D Compatible 3D Type Release Date
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Owner Reviews Are Excellent

UE55H6240 owners on average rated this television as outstanding.

Good Size

A number of Samsung UE55H6240 owners who bought it thought it was thin. David mentioned in his review of the Samsung UE55H6240 on Amazon “ProsNice screen size, thin bezel, good picture, good sound” however he only rated the product 60 out of 100. Doyler said in their review “The sound is very thin, I had to install a sound bar to get audio up to scratch”. In October last year S. Restaino said “A very thin screen and nice shiny stand” in their Samsung UE55H6240 review.

One customer who reviewed the product said that it was thick. Incy gave it a rating of 5 stars and wrote in their review “I preferred the thicker edge to our previous TV which made it look bigger in the corner of the room, this TV looks smaller by comparison.”.

One customer who reviewed it concluded that it was a good body shape. Gary Jones he wrote “Would highly recommend to any body” in his review of the Samsung UE55H6240.

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Good 3D Picture Quality

Some Samsung UE55H6240 owners wrote that the product had a good 3D picture quality. Chris he said on Amazon “Great picture! 3d is amazing” in his review of the Samsung UE55H6240. D. Fortune wrote “And the set is 3D ready to so going to get some active glasses for it” in their review of the Samsung UE55H6240. Emily Mort mentioned on Amazon “Excellent 3D quality Superb Price” and rated it 5 stars.

Good Picture Quality

A number of customers wrote in their reviews that the Samsung UE55H6240 had good picture quality. Andy Wilkinson rated the Samsung UE55H6240 80 out of 100 and he wrote “Excellent smart TVS the picture quality is outstanding” in his review of this TV. Angela gave it an excellent rating and she mentioned in her review of the Samsung UE55H6240 two years ago “The picture quality is beautifully crisp, clear”. E. Smith wrote “On Blu-ray the picture quality is pretty impressive”.

A few Samsung UE55H6240 reviewers who reviewed the product agreed that it had good colour saturation. Last year Jimbo said in their Samsung UE55H6240 review on Amazon “A really great TV fantastic picture and vibrant colours fantastic all-round for the price of a normal TV” and scored it 5 stars. Mr Robert J Pearce wrote in his review two years ago “Fantastic TV, picture clarity, vivid colours, no setup effort” and gave the product a score of 5 stars.

One Samsung UE55H6240 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that it was good for playing games on. Neil Flynn wrote on Amazon “Football mode it awesome too espeically for gaming, very bright” in his review of this TV. One person who reviewed the product considered that it had image ghosting. Its Me wrote on Amazon two years ago “The blacks aren't particularly black and ghosting does appear at certain times”.

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Good High Def TV

Eight people who reviewed it agreed that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Two years ago Its Me said in their Samsung UE55H6240 review on Amazon “Samsung UE55H6240 55-inch 1080p Full HD 3D Wi-Fi LED TV with Freeview HDBefore the review” although they only rated it 60 out of 100. Liam Gittoes said on Amazon “Plugging in on you game consoles then that channel has 1230 HD passed 730 HD mega pixels running fast so l am excited to try out my Xbox one” in their review of the Samsung UE55H6240 and gave this TV a rating of 5 stars.

Good Smart TV

Seven Samsung UE55H6240 owners who reviewed the product reckoned that it had good apps. Chris mentioned on Amazon “Has apps on the TV just like a phone” in his review. Christopher J. Cowen wrote on Amazon “With this Smart HDTV there is a full web browser with WiFi built-in apps made for TV” in his review of the Samsung UE55H6240. D. Fortune said “The apps are good such as BBC, ITV, Five 0D”.

A number of Samsung UE55H6240 owners who reviewed the Samsung UE55H6240 wrote that it had great smart functions. Jason I. wrote on Amazon “TV is great clear picture and loving the smart features too although”. Mr. M. Ward wrote on Amazon “Looks very good on the wall, smart features are great”.

One Samsung UE55H6240 reviewer wrote that this TV was good for watching TV catchup services. W. Green wrote in their review on Amazon “Wife loves it especially catch-up good purchase excellent picture” and gave this TV a rating of 5 stars.

One person said in their reviews that the Samsung UE55H6240 was good for watching YouTube on. S. Restaino mentioned “The YouTube app is also handy too” in their review of the Samsung UE55H6240.

One customer who reviewed the product reckoned that it was good for watching on demand TV. Christopher J. Cowen wrote in his review of this TV on Amazon “Some of the apps this TV features is Hulu Plus, YouTube, Netflix, Facebook”.

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Easy to Use

Twelve Samsung UE55H6240 owners said in their reviews that the product was easy to use. Angela gave it an excellent review and she mentioned on Amazon “Yayyy!I've played around with it this afternoon briefly, setting up all the smart channels I like to use” in her Samsung UE55H6240 review. Angela also said “It is so easy and intuitive to work with”. Dennis Ware gave this TV a rating of 5 stars and he wrote on Amazon two years ago “What this TV lacks is a smart control Good purchase”.

A number of Samsung UE55H6240 reviewers who purchased it concluded that it was easy to setup. In October last year Danny Nunn said in his review of this TV on Amazon “Within a day it was at my house!It was very easy to set up, 4 screws on the back if you want to use the stand I believe”. Two years ago Dennis Ware said in his review on Amazon “This is a very good TV easy to set up picture is great sound”. Gary Jones said in his review of this TV on Amazon “So easy to set up and Samsung have done it again”.

A few people who purchased it agreed that it was easy to use the menus. Mr Paul Savory mentioned “Again the tv has different sound settings inc music and voice” in his review of this TV.

Several Samsung UE55H6240 owners mentioned in their reviews that the product had a good experience. Hadrian M. said “3D experience good, although my expectations were higher, maybe too high” in their review of this TV. Indigo wrote on Amazon “First on my Amazon shopping experience”.

One Samsung UE55H6240 owner reckoned that this TV had a good interface.

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Robust

A number of people wrote that this TV was well made. Jordan he wrote on Amazon “The built in apps like Netflix”. Liam Gittoes mentioned in their review of this TV on Amazon “Too good for any miss and you be silly to ignore it capabilities and features built in a TV” and gave it a score of 5 stars. Mr. G. D. Culley mentioned in their review on Amazon “It is also a lot better built than the other makes”.

Good Connectivity

A few Samsung UE55H6240 owners who bought the Samsung UE55H6240 reckoned that it was wifi compatible. In October last year Adam mentioned on Amazon “It also has built in wireless” and scored the product 5 stars. Allan Partington wrote on Amazon “That also has built in wi-fi like the Tv)”. Angela scored the Samsung UE55H6240 very highly and she wrote in her review “So I simply entered my wifi details and voile.I had a smart tv”.

Four people reckoned that it was good in terms of HDMI connections. Adam gave this TV a very good review score and he mentioned in his review of this TV last year “Connectivity - this has 4 HDMI inputs, 3 USB, optical-out plus others”. Dan456 said in their review “It has a great picture, 5 hdmi, 3 usb, 1 scart sockets & is very easy to install, all in all a good buy”.

One customer who reviewed this TV reckoned that it was good in terms of connectivity. Two years ago Gotton rated this TV 5 stars and said on Amazon “EASY CONNECTIVITY One of the key selling points for me with this Television was it’s inbuilt WiFi connection” in their review.

One Samsung UE55H6240 owner wrote in their reviews that the Samsung UE55H6240 had email functionality. Christopher J. Cowen mentioned on Amazon “Thank you for reading my review, if you have any questions feel free to email me, I would be happy to help you with any questions you have”.

One person who reviewed the Samsung UE55H6240 reckoned that it had network functionality. Gotton mentioned on Amazon “Once I had entered my password I was connected to my network and good to go in seconds” in their review.

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Reasonably Priced

Some Samsung UE55H6240 reviewers reckoned that the Samsung UE55H6240 was good value for money. Adam gave the product a rating of 5 stars and he said in his review of the Samsung UE55H6240 “Overall, this is a superb TV and offers excellent value”. Two years ago Angela mentioned “Amazing value for money”. In October last year Diane Harding said “This Samsung Television is absolutely fabulous! Well worth the money” in her Samsung UE55H6240 review.

A number of customers who reviewed it mentioned that it was a bargain for the price. Last year Dan456 gave it a score of 5 stars and mentioned “A great cheap smart tv”. Dan456 also mentioned “A good cheap”. Indigo said “More of a cheap budget model and mid-range” however they gave it a score of 60 out of 100.

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Good Technical Features

Several people considered that it had good features. Two years ago Christopher J. Cowen said “The next step to take into consideration is features” in his review of this TV. Christopher J. Cowen also mentioned “Here are some of the features of this TV”. James Cooper wrote on Amazon in October last year “Brilliant picture and good features” in his review.

Nice Design

A few Samsung UE55H6240 owners who reviewed the Samsung UE55H6240 considered that it was good looking. Two years ago Angela mentioned “Beautiful TV” in her review of this TV. Angela also said “As soon as I took it out of the box it struck me how beautifully made it was”. Angela also said “It immediately sprung to life, making the most beautiful sound! I had to enter some simple details (such as my region - to get the correct regional channel settings)”.

Three customers said in their reviews that the product had a thick frame.

A number of customers who bought it agreed that it was smooth. Indigo wrote in their review of the Samsung UE55H6240 on Amazon “Smooth motion isn’t as smooth in some scenarios, I was expecting a much more dramatic improvement over my 4 year-old Samsung TV” but despite that they gave it a rating of 3 stars. Mr. G. D. Culley mentioned on Amazon two years ago “This is in a different league and is fast, smooth and has the best interface of any of the smart tv's”.

Two customers said in their reviews that this TV was a good design. S. Restaino gave the product a rating of 4 stars and mentioned on Amazon “Lovely design with only a small bezel around the edge” in their review of the Samsung UE55H6240.

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Good Product Quality

A few people who reviewed this TV considered that it was good quality. Last year Adam wrote “A top quality TV” in his review of the Samsung UE55H6240. Adam also wrote “The picture quality is stunning”. Adam also mentioned “The picture quality - the image is sharp an bright”.

Good Sound Quality

Twenty-three customers who reviewed it mentioned that it had good sound quality. Angela said on Amazon “The sound is amazing” in her review of this TV. Gary Jones mentioned in his Samsung UE55H6240 review “Sound is excellent and even better with the Samsung sound bar”. Hadrian M. wrote on Amazon last year “Easy to use, good quality of sound and picture for the price of the TV”.

Samsung Has Good Television Reviews

Samsung is one of the better rated TV brands according to average reviews from owners and experts, and Samsung also has good reviews for its large TVs.

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Good Stand

Some people who purchased the product thought it had a good stand.

Good Remote Control

A number of customers who reviewed the product concluded that it had a good remote control. Hadrian M. said “Remote control works well”. Mrs. W. A. Parker mentioned “Great smart tv great football as a button on the remote, great picture” in their review.

Good Standard Def TV

A number of customers who reviewed the product concluded that it was good at displaying standard definition TV. D. Fortune said on Amazon “SD picture is OK better than on the 42 inch Sony W706 TV Though TV not quite as fast” and scored the product 5 stars.

Good Battery Life

One Samsung UE55H6240 reviewer said in their reviews that the Samsung UE55H6240 had a good battery life. Two years ago Jon Rox said on Amazon “Beware that you need the battery operated active 3D glasses for it to work”.

Good Support

One person mentioned that this TV had good technical guidance.

Good for Wall Mounting

One Samsung UE55H6240 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that the product was good for wall mounting. David wrote in his review of the Samsung UE55H6240 “It's very difficult to access them particularly if the set is wall mounted”.

Fairly Fast Refresh Rate

The UE55H6240 has a quite fast refresh rate (1,000 hertz) compared to most of the other televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as the UE55H6240. Across all the similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to the UE55H6240 the refresh rates range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average refresh rate is 330Hz.

There are a number of other 1,000Hz refresh rate TVs currently available that you might also want to consider including because of it's better review score, the UE65F8000 (£3,099.00), or the UE65H8090 both from Samsung.

If this television refresh rate is not fast enough for you then you might want to consider the TX-55AX902 (£1,499.00) (3,000Hz), or the TX-65AX902 (£2,399.00) (3,000Hz) both from Panasonic.

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3D Compatible

The UE55H6240 is 3D compatible. Most of the other TVs that have been available for a similar time to the UE55H6240 also are 3D compatible.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 3D compatible TVs currently available including the Samsung UE55D7000, or the Sony KDL-50W828 which has better reviews.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The Samsung UE55H6240 supports smart TV features. Most of the other TVs of this age and spec also support smart TV features.

Alternative TVs which support smart TV features currently available that you might also want to look at include the Samsung UE55D7000, or the Sony KDL-50W828 which has better reviews.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The Samsung UE55H6240 has a WiFi connection, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the UE55H6240.

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1080p Video Mode

This TV supports a 1080p video mode, which is the most commonly supported video mode on large TVs that have been available for more than two years.

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Has One Sound Mode

The number of sound modes found on the UE55H6240 is more than most TVs of this type and age. The most commonly found sound mode is Music, but this sound mode is not found on this television. The sound modes Custom,Dynamic,Environment,Game,Movie are also found on this TV.

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Light

TVs of a comparable spec and age to the UE55H6240 have weights of between 2.3kg and 63kg, and the average weight is 20kg. With a weight of only 16 kilograms, the UE55H6240 is quite light compared to most of the other comparable spec TVs that were released more than two years ago.

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Has One Smart Mode

The UE55H6240 has a greater number of smart modes than most large TVs that came out around the same time as it. The most frequently found smart mode is Game, but this smart mode is not found on this television. The smart modes Cinema,Game,Movie are also found on this Samsung television.

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Quite Fast Response Time

The fastest response time of large TVs that have been around for more than two years is 0.1ms, the slowest is 16ms, and the average response time is 6.3ms. When compared to other similar spec televisions that were released more than two years ago, the response time of the Samsung UE55H6240 of only 0.1 milliseconds is one of the fastest.

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2 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most televisions of this type and age do not have a built-in camera. The UE55H6240 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

Other televisions which also have a built-in camera that you might want to look at include the Samsung UN55ES8000, or the Panasonic TX-55ASW804.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The Samsung UE55H6240 does not feature OLED technology, although keep in mind that most of the other similar spec TVs that were released around the same time as the UE55H6240 also do not feature OLED technology.

We think you might also be interested in other televisions which also feature OLED technology including the 55EA9809, the 55EA970, or the 55EA880 all from LG.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Samsung UE55H6240

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Samsung released the UE55H6240.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on televisions of a similar type and 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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Average Thickness

With a thickness of 64 millimeters, the UE55H6240 has a pretty average thickness compared to most of the other large TVs that have been available for more than two years.

TVs with a thicker thickness that might be worth looking at include the Sony KDL-50W829 (£549.00) (64mm).

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Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
3D Compatible
3D Type
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Resolution
Video Mode
Aspect Ratio
Graphics Resolution
TV Tuner
Auto Channel Search Feature
Digital Signal Format System
Smart TV
Smart TV Features
Timeshift Feature
App
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Built-In Speaker
Audio Decoder
Audio Decoding Technology
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
Ethernet LAN Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Composite Video in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
DVI Port
HDCP Security Feature
PC in Port
HDMI Port
Consumer Electronics Control
Networking
WiFi Connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Direct Connection
Management Features
Sleep Timer
On/off Timer
Picture in Picture Function
On Screen Display
Electronic Programme Guide
Performance
Teletext Function
BD Wise Technology
Design
Colour
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interface
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
Energy Efficiency Class
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Certificates
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Content
Desktop Stand
Battery Included
Handheld Remote Control
Cable Included
Manual
Operational Conditions
Technical Details
Other Features
Special Features

User Reviews

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Reviewed 8 August 2016 by Julesy
(Verified Purchase)

Disappointed that it does not do subtitles.

Reviewed 11 April 2016 by Dr Matt
(Verified Purchase)

The TV failed miserably (burst capacitors on the mainboard) after 15 months. Turns out it's a known problem/issue with Samsung LED TVs. Weak capacitors on the mainboard are part of "planned... Read more…

Reviewed 4 November 2015 by PixieRose
(Verified Purchase)

Bought this after deciding a 32inch screen was no way to be watching Superbike racing.......and I wish I hadn't bothered. As TV's go, it works fine with a clear picture - non blurry imaging screen... Read more…

Reviewed 19 September 2015 by Ron
(Verified Purchase)

Samsung, that's all you have to say. My house is full of Samsung items, love the quality, good price and simplicity. All positive, positive positive.

Reviewed 18 September 2015 by Katherinehepburn
(Verified Purchase)

Excellent value for money delighted with the purchase.

Reviewed 17 September 2015 by Mr barry shields
(Verified Purchase)

Fantastic value...

Reviewed 29 August 2015 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

Happy with everything...

Reviewed 25 August 2015 by Umar N. Rathore
(Verified Purchase)

Its been a year and works like a charm...

(Verified Purchase)

This is a Wonderfull TV for showing 3D programs but I am disappointed in the normal viewing mode. When watching HD programs and films the moving picture does not give a clear HD picture until... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

Product not in original packaging as stated box came severely damaged items missing from box even passed what was started would be in there not happy...

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers ue55h6240, ue55h6240a, ue55h6240ay, ue55h6240aw, samsung ue55h6240, samsung ue55h6240a, samsung ue55h6240ak, samsung ue55h6240akx, samsung ue55h6240akxx, samsung ue55h6240akxxu
Barcodes 08806086245562, 08806086249775

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