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Samsung HG40ED790

Samsung HG40ED790

40" Flat Mar 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type Screen Shape Smart TV Release Date
A+
£70.73 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
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4 Reasons For

Good Brand

Samsung has good average reviews for its mid-size TVs as well as across its entire TV range compared to other brands.

Supports Smart TV

The Samsung HG40ED790 supports smart TV, as do most of the other TVs that have been around for around the same time as the HG40ED790.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Quite Thin

Across all the televisions of this spec and age the depths range from 7mm to 98mm, and the average depth is 66mm. With a depth of only 48.1 millimeters, the Samsung HG40ED790 has one of the thinner depths amongst similar spec televisions of this age.

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9 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Wi-Fi

Most comparable spec televisions that came out around the same time as the HG40ED790 do not have a wi-Fi. The Samsung HG40ED790 is no exception to this as it too does not have a wi-Fi.

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Not 3D

Most TVs of a comparable age and spec to the HG40ED790 are not 3D. The HG40ED790 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most televisions of this spec and age do not have a built-in camera. The HG40ED790 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

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Only Has One Smart Modes

The number of smart modes found on the HG40ED790 is more than most TVs of this type and age. The most frequently found smart modes is Game, but this smart modes is not found on this TV. The smart modess Energy saving are also found on this television.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for more than a year, the HG40ED790 does not feature OLED technology.

Other televisions which also feature OLED technology that you might want to consider include the UN50J6200, or the UE32J4500 (£199.99) both from Samsung which also has a higher rating.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

TVs of a similar type and age to the HG40ED790 have motion interpolation frequencys of between 50Hz and 1,000Hz. The HG40ED790 has a quite slow motion interpolation frequency (only 100 hertz) compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that were released around the same time as the HG40ED790.

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Only Two HDMI Ports Quantitys

The Samsung HG40ED790 is a two HDMI ports quantity TV.

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Heavy

Across all the similar spec televisions that have been available for more than a year the weights range from 3.6kg to 36kg. With a weight of 10.6 kilograms, the Samsung HG40ED790 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to the HG40ED790.

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Only One RF Ports Quantity

Most similar spec TVs that were released around the same time as the HG40ED790 have between one and two RF ports quantitys, including the HG40ED790 which has one RF ports quantity.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Samsung HG40ED790

Running Costs Are OK

This television has an energy efficiency rating of A+, and the HG40ED790 has an average running cost of £71 over 5 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 366 TVs of a comparable age and spec.

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when Samsung released the HG40ED790.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that have been around for more than a year. 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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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Resolution
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
Display Diagonal (metric)
TV Tuner
Auto Channel Search
Tuner Type
Smart TV
Smart TV
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Audio Decoders
Audio Decoding Technologies
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Common Interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
RF Ports Quantity
PC Audio in
Composite Video in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
DVI Port
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
RJ-12 Ports Quantity
Networking
Ethernet LAN
Management Features
On/Off Timer
Smart Modes
Picture-in-Picture
On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Auto Power Off
Number of OSD Languages
Performance
Teletext Function
Game Mode
Plug and Play
Voice Control
Clock Function
Picture Processing Technology
Design
Built-In Camera
LED Indicators
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
Swivel Angle Range
Swivelling
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Power Consumption (max)
Certificates
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight
Package Weight
Weight With Stand
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Package Height
Package Width
Packaging Content
Batteries Included
Handheld Remote Control
Cables Included
Quick Start Guide

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £68.90
Electricity cost when on standby £1.83
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kwh per hour left on standby
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Annual electricity price inflation %
Water cost when switched on
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litres per hour
Water price £per litre
Annual water price inflation %
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Total running cost over 5 years £70.73
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Energy Rating
0.35T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.35 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 10 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung hg40ed790, samsung hg40ed790q, samsung hg40ed790qb, samsung hg40ed790qbx, samsung hg40ed790qbxx, samsung hg40ed790qbxxu
Barcodes 08806086853989

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