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Samsung HG48EC670

48" Full HD 5000:1 Flat Mar 2014
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type Contrast Ratio (typical) Screen Shape Release Date £179.70 Electricity cost over 5 years
Samsung TVs have excellent reviews
Full HD
Does not support Wi-Fi

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Reviews

Samsung TVs Have Excellent Reviews

Based on 47,387 expert and user reviews (including 6,296 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent ratings for its televisions. Samsung also has excellent ratings specifically within its medium display diagonal TVs range. 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

This TV has been on the market since March 2014.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many televisions of a similar age and type 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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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

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

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48 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 48 inches television.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 48" televisions currently available including the Samsung UE48H6700 which has better reviews.

TVs with a larger display diagonal that might be worth looking at include the LG 49LF6309 (49" and higher rated).

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Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The HG48EC670 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this TV which support Wi-Fi.

We think you might also be interested in other TVs 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 HG48EC670 does not have an ethernet port, unlike most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to this TV.

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Energy

Running Costs Are High

This Samsung TV has an energy efficiency rating of A+, however the HG48EC670 is one of the more expensive to run televisions of a similar spec and age that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the HG48EC670 is £180.


Performance

Has a Game Mode

The Samsung HG48EC670 has a game mode. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for a similar time to this television also have a game mode.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The HG48EC670 has a common interface (CI) slot. Most of the other televisions of this spec and age do not have a common interface (CI) slot.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The Samsung HG48EC670 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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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The HG48EC670 supports Picture-in-Picture, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The HG48EC670 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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Audio

Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The HG48EC670 has an auto volume leveler, as do most of the other televisions of this age and type.

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

The average RMS rated power of medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for a similar time to this TV is 21W, and the RMS rated powers range from 4W to 1,000W. The Samsung HG48EC670 has a very low RMS rated power (only 10 Watts) compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were released more than two years ago.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

The HG48EC670 has a fairly standard depth (65.2 millimeters) compared to most of the other televisions of a comparable age and type to this TV.

TVs with a thicker depth that might be worth considering include the Sharp LC-50LE761 (£799.99) (65mm).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung hg48ec670cwxxc
Barcodes 08806086001816

Samsung HG48EC670 Review Sources

To prepare this Samsung HG48EC670 review we compared this TV to 4,701 other models. For each TV that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 1,018,001 product attributes, 85,134 TV reviews and 3,292,400 historical TV prices from 204 TV retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this TV compared to the other models as well as any areas where this TV is lacking.

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