Samsung S22B420
Samsung S22B420
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Samsung S22B420

An astoundingly economical to run 22" TV, but with poor features
22" HD No No Apr 2012
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

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Samsung S22B420 Review

Missing Some Features
5 Years Old
£42 Over 5 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 29?

Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better televisions are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
This TV has running costs of only £42 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 5% of all 4,025 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It is missing some features:
Quite small display diagonal
Does not feature OLED technology
Not 3D
Does not support Wi-Fi

How Big is the Samsung S22B420?

The Samsung S22B420 is 505.5mm wide and 60.25mm tall. It is 331.5mm thick and weighs 2.9kg.

Samsung S22B420 front dimensions

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Samsung S22B420 size in context

Samsung S22B420 In-Depth Analysis


Samsung TVs Have Excellent Reviews

We checked 70,481 expert and owner reviews (including 38,780 verified purchases) for Samsung televisions and found that on average Samsung has excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Quite Small Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the S22B420 of only 22" is in the smallest 3% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of TVs is 2", the largest is 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The S22B420 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

The S22B420 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The S22B420's thickness of 60.3mm is relatively standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 53% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Samsung S22B420 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike 59% of televisions which support Wi-Fi.

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Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle

TVs have horizontal viewing angles of between 150° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 180°. The S22B420's horizontal viewing angle of only 170° is fairly narrow compared to most other TVs. It is in the narrowest 6% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Only 1680 X 1050 Pixels Display Resolution

The S22B420 supports a maximum display resolution of 1680 x 1050 pixels. That's 15% lower display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels TV, which is the most common resolution supported by TVs. TVs resolutions range from 1024 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Has a DVI Port

The Samsung S22B420 has a DVI port. 97% of TVs do not have a DVI port.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The S22B420 does not have an ethernet port, unlike 64% of TVs which have an ethernet port.

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Released Over Five Years Ago

Samsung released the S22B420 in April 2012.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The average running cost of the S22B420 is only £42 over 5 years based on adequate energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the cheapest to run TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ls22b42xbwven, samsung 1680x1050, samsung s22b420bw
Barcodes 08806085038035, 08806085129405, 08806086308335

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Cheaper to run by £11.44
A lot dimmer display brightness
Cheaper to run by £13.13
2" larger display diagonal
6° wider horizontal viewing angle