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Samsung HG55EC690

£879.95
55" Full HD 5000:1 Flat Dec 2016
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type Contrast Ratio (typical) Screen Shape Release Date £140.85 Electricity cost over 5 years
Samsung has excellent TV reviews
Only released five months ago
Full HD
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Reviews

Samsung Has Excellent TV Reviews

Based on 47,387 owner and expert reviews (including 2,157 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent reviews for its TVs. Samsung also has excellent reviews specifically within its large display diagonal televisions range. 96% of those that bought a Samsung television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Only Released Five Months Ago

Samsung only released the HG55EC690 five months ago.


Energy

Average Running Costs

This TV has an efficiency rating of A+, and based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the HG55EC690 will cost £141 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 47 similar spec TVs that came out in the last 12 months.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on large display diagonal televisions that have been available for a comparable time 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 HG55EC690 is not 3D, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other televisions that came out in the last year are also not 3D.

TVs which are 3D that might be worth looking at include the Samsung HG60EC890 (£864) which is also cheaper.

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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 large display diagonal televisions that were released around the same time as it.

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Quite Fast Response Time

At only 6 milliseconds, the Samsung HG55EC690 has a fairly fast response time compared to most of the other large display diagonal televisions that were released around the same time as this television. Across all the TVs that have been around for a comparable time to this TV the response times range from 0.002ms to 16ms, and the average response time is 7.9ms.

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55 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 55 inch TV.

If you want a TV with a larger display diagonal then you might want to look at the Samsung HG60EC890 (£864) (60") which is also cheaper.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The HG55EC690 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other televisions that have been around for around the same time as this TV also support Wi-Fi.

Alternative televisions which support Wi-Fi currently available which you might want to look at include the HG60EC890 (£864), or the UE55K6372 both from Samsung and both of which are cheaper.

There are a number of other televisions which also support Wi-Fi that you might want to consider including the LG 55EG910T (£1,085.06).

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Has an Ethernet Port

The HG55EC690 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other recently released similar spec televisions.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The HG55EC690 supports Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for the last year.

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Audio

Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The HG55EC690 has an auto volume leveler, as do most of the other TVs that are a comparable age to this TV.

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Smart TV

Supports Smart TV

The Samsung HG55EC690 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been available for the last year.

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Supports Internet TV

The HG55EC690 supports internet TV. Most of the other latest large display diagonal televisions also support internet TV.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The HG55EC690 has a desktop stand included. Most of the other latest comparable spec TVs also have a desktop stand included.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Samsung HG55EC690 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The HG55EC690 supports Picture-in-Picture. Most of the other new similar spec televisions also support Picture-in-Picture.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has an Audio Input for DVI

The Samsung HG55EC690 has an audio input for DVI. Most of the other televisions that have been available for a comparable time to this television also have an audio input for DVI.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The Samsung HG55EC690 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, unlike most of the other recently released large display diagonal televisions which do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Performance

Does Not Feature Local Dimming

The HG55EC690 does not feature local dimming. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that were released around the same time as this TV do feature local dimming.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

At 64 millimeters, the HG55EC690 has a pretty standard depth compared to most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been around for the last year.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers awareness hg55ec690ebxxu, samsung hg55ec690ebxxu
Barcodes 05055751542427

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