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Overall Score

Samsung HG40ED790

£542.38
£424.78 £117.60 cheaper than 20 days ago
An affordable 40" Full HD television with very low running costs but inferior features
40" Full HD No No Mar 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
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Samsung HG40ED790 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with low running costs, we have ranked the Samsung HG40ED790 number 109 in 40 inch TVs and number 582 across all TVs.
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Excellent
39
Missing Some Features
62
2 Years Old
81
£71 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
59
Average

Why Has it Scored 59?

Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
This TV has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of £71 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,025 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It is missing some features:
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology
Not 3D
Does not have an On/Off timer

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared this Samsung TV with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is mediocre for playing games, ranking number 373 in TVs for gaming. It is also mediocre for watching films, ranking number 514 in TVs for films as well being mediocre for watching sport, ranking number 657 in TVs for sport.
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Mediocre
11
Mediocre
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Mediocre

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How Big is the Samsung HG40ED790?

The Samsung HG40ED790 is 930.4mm wide and 555.1mm tall. It is 48.1mm thick and weighs 10.6kg.

Samsung HG40ED790 front dimensions

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Samsung HG40ED790 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Excellent Brand

Based on 70,481 owner and expert reviews (including 38,780 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent reviews for its televisions. 96% of those that bought a Samsung television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Excellent Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old but at £424.78 it is cheaper than 69% of TVs.

Price Has Gone Down by £118 (22%)

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Features

Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Samsung HG40ED790 of 40" is relatively typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 31% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many televisions. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The HG40ED790 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

The Samsung HG40ED790 is not 3D, although this is within the context that 74% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The Samsung HG40ED790's thickness of 48.1mm is relatively typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 26% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have an On/Off Timer

The HG40ED790 does not have an On/Off timer. 63% of televisions also do not have an On/Off timer.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The HG40ED790 supports Picture-in-Picture, unlike 76% of TVs which do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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Does Not Feature Voice Control

The HG40ED790 does not feature voice control. 85% of TVs also do not feature voice control.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The average motion interpolation frequency of all TVs is 440Hz, with the slowest being 50Hz and the fastest being 3,000Hz. The Samsung HG40ED790's motion interpolation frequency of only 100Hz is quite slow compared to most other TVs. It is in the slowest 17% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Swivelling

The HG40ED790 supports swivelling, which is unusual. 96% of televisions do not support swivelling.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The HG40ED790 does not have a built-in camera. 98% of TVs also do not have a built-in camera.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Samsung released the HG40ED790 in March 2015.


Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The energy efficiency classification of this TV is A+, and the average running cost of the HG40ED790 is £71 over 5 years based on alright energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung hg40ed790qbxxu, samsung p242467p

Barcodes:

08806086853989

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