Samsung HG48ED690 Review
|15 Months Old|
|£74 Over 5 Years|
Why Has it Scored 49?
Samsung TVs 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At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer televisions with more up to date technology are available.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 TVs 2017.
It has an energy efficiency rating of A++, and its running costs of £74 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,375 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
This TV has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a PC in (D-Sub) port
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology
Samsung HG48ED690 In-Depth Analysis
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Average Display Diagonal
The display diagonal of the HG48ED690 of 48" is relatively typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 54% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.
Only Full HD
The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on televisions. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The HG48ED690 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED technology.
The thickness of the HG48ED690 of 65.5mm is relatively standard compared to most other televisions. It is in the thickest 66% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.
The Samsung HG48ED690 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.
Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port
The Samsung HG48ED690 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, which is unusual. 74% of televisions do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.
The HG48ED690 supports swivelling, which is unusual. 96% of TVs do not support swivelling.
Supports Screen Mirroring
The HG48ED690 supports screen mirroring. 86% of televisions do not support screen mirroring.
The HG48ED690 supports Bluetooth, which is unusual. 81% of televisions do not support Bluetooth.
Has a Security Mode
The Samsung HG48ED690 has a security mode. 98% of televisions do not have a security mode.
Has a Mounting Kit
The HG48ED690 has a mounting kit. 91% of televisions do not have a mounting kit.
The HG48ED690 supports Picture-in-Picture. 76% of televisions do not support Picture-in-Picture.
Has a Soundbar Connection Port
The HG48ED690 has a soundbar connection port, unlike 98% of TVs which do not have a soundbar connection port.
Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle
TVs have horizontal viewing angles of between 150° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 180°. The HG48ED690's horizontal viewing angle of only 170° is quite narrow compared to most other TVs. It is in the narrowest 8% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.
Features Voice Control
The HG48ED690 features voice control. 85% of televisions do not feature voice control.
Released 15 Months Ago
This TV was released in May 2016.
Running Costs Are OK
The energy efficiency rating of this television is A++, and based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the HG48ED690 is £74, which is typical compared to the other 4,375 televisions.