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Samsung HG60HC890

60" Full HD 4500:1 Mar 2014
A++
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D Contrast Ratio (typical) Release Date £115.21 Electricity cost over 5 years
Samsung TVs have excellent reviews
3D
Supports Wi-Fi

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Reviews

Samsung TVs Have Excellent Reviews

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


Energy

Average Running Costs

This TV is rated A++ for energy efficiency. The HG60HC890 has an average 5 year running cost of £116 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 290 large display diagonal televisions that came out more than two years ago.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was March 2014 when this large display diagonal TV was released.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on similar spec televisions 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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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The HG60HC890 has a 2D-3D converter. Most of the other large display diagonal televisions that are a similar age to this TV also have a 2D-3D converter.

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Quite Bright Display Brightness

The display brightnesses of large display diagonal televisions that are a comparable age to this TV range from 220 cd/m² to 1,500 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 390 cd/m². With a display brightness of 400 candellas per square meter, the Samsung HG60HC890 has one of the brighter display brightnesses amongst large display diagonal televisions of this age.

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60 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 60 inch TV.

If this TV display diagonal is too small for you then you might want to look at the LG 65LX341 (£999) (64.53").

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The HG60HC890 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to this TV.

We compared all the other televisions which support Wi-Fi to this TV and we think because of their better review scores, the Panasonic TX-60AS802, and the LG 55EA880 are also worth considering.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The HG60HC890 supports Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other TVs that are a comparable age to this television also support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The HG60HC890 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Performance

Supports BD Wise

The HG60HC890 supports BD Wise, as do most of the other TVs of a similar age and spec to this television.

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Features Local Dimming

The HG60HC890 features local dimming. Most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been on the market for more than two years also feature local dimming.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has an Audio Input for DVI

The Samsung HG60HC890 has an audio input for DVI, as do most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been around for a similar time to this TV.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The HG60HC890 has a PC in (D-Sub) port. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been around for more than two years do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The HG60HC890 supports Picture-in-Picture. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that came out around the same time as this television also support Picture-in-Picture.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The HG60HC890 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been around for more than two years also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The Samsung HG60HC890 has a desktop stand included, as do most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been around for more than two years.

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Smart TV

Supports Internet TV

The HG60HC890 supports internet TV. Most of the other TVs that have been on the market for more than two years also support internet TV.

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Supports Smart TV

The HG60HC890 supports Smart TV. Most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been around for a similar time to this television also support Smart TV.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The HG60HC890 has a built-in subwoofer. Most of the other TVs of this age and spec also have a built-in subwoofer.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The Samsung HG60HC890 has an auto volume leveler, as do most of the other televisions of a similar spec and age to this TV.

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Fairly High Subwoofer RMS Power

The average subwoofer RMS power of large display diagonal televisions that have been on the market for a similar time to this TV is 16W. With a subwoofer RMS power of 20 Watts, the HG60HC890 has a quite high subwoofer RMS power compared to most of the other TVs that are a comparable age to this TV.

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Weight & Dimensions

Quite Thin

The HG60HC890 has a quite thin depth (only 34.2 millimeters) compared to most of the other large display diagonal televisions that were launched around the same time as this television. The depths of large display diagonal televisions that are a similar age to this TV range from 3.5mm to 100mm.

If you would consider a TV with a thicker depth then you might want to look at the Samsung UE60H7000 (34.2mm).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hg60ec890xb
Barcodes 08806086019491

Samsung HG60HC890 Review Sources

To prepare this Samsung HG60HC890 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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