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Samsung HG46EC770

46" Full HD 5000:1 Edge-LED Jun 2014
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type Contrast Ratio (typical) LED Backlighting Type Release Date £101.18 Electricity cost over 5 years
Excellent brand
Full HD
Does not support Wi-Fi
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Reviews

Excellent Brand

We checked 47,387 user and expert reviews (including 6,296 verified purchases) for Samsung televisions and found that on average Samsung has excellent ratings. We also found that Samsung has excellent ratings specifically within its medium display diagonal TVs range. 95% of those that bought a Samsung television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

Running Costs Are Average

This medium display diagonal TV is rated A+ for energy efficiency. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the HG46EC770 will cost £102 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 622 TVs of this age and type.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was June 2014 when Samsung released the HG46EC770.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many medium display diagonal TVs that are a comparable 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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Not 3D

The HG46EC770 is not 3D, although keep in mind that most of the other TVs of this age and type are also not 3D.

If you want a TV that is 3D then you might want to look at the LG 42LW579 which also has a higher rating.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This television supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently supported display resolution on TVs that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Bright Display Brightness

At 450 candellas per square meter, the Samsung HG46EC770 has a quite bright display brightness compared to most of the other TVs of this age and type. TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV have display brightnesses of between 200 cd/m² and 1,500 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 340 cd/m².

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46 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 46 inch TV.

Alternative 46" televisions currently available that you might want to consider include the Sony KDL-46HX920 which has better reviews.

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Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Samsung HG46EC770 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other similar spec TVs that came out more than two years ago which support Wi-Fi.

It is worth considering alternative televisions which also support Wi-Fi including the 42LW579, or the 47LB730 both from LG.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The Samsung HG46EC770 does not have an ethernet port, unlike most of the other similar spec televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV.

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Smart TV

Does Not Support Smart TV

The Samsung HG46EC770 does not support Smart TV, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The HG46EC770 does not support internet TV. Most of the other televisions of this age and spec do support internet TV.

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Audio

Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The HG46EC770 has an auto volume leveler, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to this TV.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The HG46EC770 has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other televisions of a comparable age and type to this TV.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has an Audio Input for DVI

The Samsung HG46EC770 has an audio input for DVI. Most of the other televisions of a comparable type and age to this television also have an audio input for DVI.

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Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The Samsung HG46EC770 has a common interface (CI) slot, which is unusual. Most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to this TV do not have a common interface (CI) slot.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The HG46EC770 has a PC in (D-Sub) port. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Performance

Has a Game Mode

The HG46EC770 has a game mode, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV.

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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The HG46EC770 supports Picture-in-Picture. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a comparable age to this TV also support Picture-in-Picture.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Samsung HG46EC770 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out more than two years ago.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The Samsung HG46EC770 has a desktop stand included. Most of the other televisions of a similar spec and age to this television also have a desktop stand included.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

At 48.1 millimeters, the HG46EC770 has a pretty average depth compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a comparable age to this TV.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung hg46ec770skxxu, home hg46ec770skxxu
Barcodes 08806086001786

Samsung HG46EC770 Review Sources

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