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Samsung HG40EC460KW

40" Flat 90.9mm Jun 2014
Display Diagonal Screen Shape Depth Release Date
Samsung has excellent reviews for its TVs
Does not support Wi-Fi
Not 3D

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Samsung Has Excellent Reviews for Its TVs

Based on 47,290 expert and user reviews (including 6,426 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent reviews for its TVs. Samsung also has excellent reviews specifically within its medium display diagonal TVs range compared to other manufacturers. 95% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Released Over Three Years Ago

It was June 2014 when Samsung released the HG40EC460.


Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The HG40EC460 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other televisions of this age and spec which support Wi-Fi.

There are a number of alternative televisions which also support Wi-Fi that you might want to look at including the LG 50LB580 (£449).

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The HG40EC460 does not have an ethernet port, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for a similar time to this television.

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Display

Not 3D

The HG40EC460 is not 3D. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out around the same time as this television are also not 3D.

If you would prefer a TV that is 3D then you might want to look at the Samsung UE48H8000 (£429.99).

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Has a Wide Color Enhancer

The HG40EC460 has a wide color enhancer. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this television also have a wide color enhancer.

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40 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 40 inches television.

There are a number of alternative 40" televisions currently available which you might want to consider including cheaper TVs such as the Samsung UE40H6410 (£379).

If you are looking for a TV with a larger display diagonal then you might want to consider the LG 42LF652 (£398.99) (42" and higher rated); or the LG 42LB6200 (£392.59) (42" and cheaper), or the Sony KDL-43W756 (£389) (43" and cheaper).

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Audio

Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The Samsung HG40EC460 has an auto volume leveler. Most of the other TVs that were launched more than two years ago also have an auto volume leveler.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The Samsung HG40EC460 has a common interface (CI) slot. Most of the other similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to this TV also have a common interface (CI) slot.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The HG40EC460 has a PC in (D-Sub) port. Most of the other similar spec televisions that have been on the market for a comparable time to this TV do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The HG40EC460 supports Picture-in-Picture, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The HG40EC460 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other TVs that came out more than two years ago also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Weight & Dimensions

Quite Thick

The HG40EC460 has a quite thick depth (90.9 millimeters) compared to most of the other TVs of this spec and age. The thinnest depth of televisions of a similar age and spec to this television is 3.5mm, the thickest is 100mm, and the average depth is 59mm.

If you would consider a TV with a thicker depth then you might want to look at the LG 42LS345S (76.5mm and cheaper), or the Philips 47PFL3188 (£379.99) (91mm and cheaper).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung hg40ec460kw
Barcodes 08806086240284

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