Samsung HG40ED470
Samsung HG40ED470
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Samsung HG40ED470

A very economical to run 40" Full HD television, but with poor features
40" Full HD No No Sep 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

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Samsung HG40ED470 Review

With low running costs but at nearly 2 years old,
Missing Some Features
1 Year Old
£58 Over 5 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 43?

Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer televisions with more up to date technology are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
It has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of only £58 over 5 years are in the cheapest 13% of all 4,025 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
This TV is missing some features:
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology
Not 3D
Fairly thick

Samsung HG40ED470 In-Depth Analysis


Samsung Has Excellent Reviews for Its Televisions

We checked 70,481 owner and expert reviews (including 38,780 verified purchases) for Samsung TVs and found that on average Samsung has excellent ratings. 96% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Average Display Diagonal

The HG40ED470's display diagonal of 40" is relatively standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 30% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The HG40ED470 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other televisions, the Samsung HG40ED470 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are not 3D.

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Fairly Thick

The average thickness of all TVs is 60mm, with the thinnest being 1.7mm and the thickest being 100mm. The HG40ED470's thickness of 91.1mm is fairly thick compared to most other televisions. It is in the thickest 6% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The HG40ED470 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most other TVs. 59% of TVs support Wi-Fi.

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Has a Soundbar Connection Port

The HG40ED470 has a soundbar connection port. 98% of televisions do not have a soundbar connection port.

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Fairly High RMS Rated Power

The average RMS rated power of all TVs is 21W, with the lowest being 2W and the highest being 120W. The Samsung HG40ED470's RMS rated power of 20W is fairly high compared to most other TVs. It is in the highest 24% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The HG40ED470 does not have an ethernet port, unlike most other TVs. 64% of televisions have an ethernet port.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Samsung HG40ED470 supports Picture-in-Picture. 76% of TVs do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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Has a Security Mode

The Samsung HG40ED470 has a security mode, which is unusual. 98% of TVs do not have a security mode.

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Released Over a Year Ago

This TV was released in September 2015.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

This Samsung television is rated A+ for energy efficiency. The HG40ED470 has an average 5 year running cost of only £58 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the more economic to run TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung hg40ed470bkxen
Barcodes 08806086692854

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