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Samsung UE40C6000
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Samsung UE40C6000

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40" 100Hz 29.9mm Aug 2013
Display Diagonal HD Type High Frequency Rate Depth Release Date
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16 Reasons For

One Industry Award

This TV was given a "Recommended" award by Hdtvtest.co.uk who decided that this mid-size TV was good.

Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on thirteen expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Techradar, Digital Versus and Pocket Lint this TV has an overall expert rating of 77%.

Good Brand

Samsung mid-size TVs have good ratings on average and across all TVs Samsung is one of the superior manufacturers.

Good High Def TV

Several customers thought the product was good at displaying high definition TV. Techradar.com scored it 4 stars and wrote on expert review site Techradar “The UE32C6000 is the entry-level model in Samsung's premium C6000 range of 2D Full HD LED panels”. Pocket-Lint.com scored it 80 out of 100 and wrote on expert review site Pocket Lint five years ago “Highly capable with SD and HD.” in their review.

Nice Design

A number of Samsung UE40C6000 reviewers who reviewed it reckoned that it was good looking. Hdtvtest.co.uk said six years ago “The subject of today’s HDTV review is the elegantly designed LED-LCD TV Samsung UE32C6000”. One person said in their reviews that it was a good design.

Good Picture Quality

One customer reckoned that the product had good colour saturation. Expert review site Digitalversus.com mentioned in their Samsung UE40C6000 review “The CMO panel has real trouble reproducing colours accurately” .

One Samsung UE40C6000 owner who bought the Samsung UE40C6000 concluded that it had a good contrast ratio. Digitalversus.com mentioned “The Samsung C6000 is a good TV overall, with a fast response time, good contrast ratio and low energy consumption” in their review of the Samsung UE40C6000.

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Good Standard Def TV

One customer who purchased it thought it was good at displaying standard definition TV.

Easy to Use

One Samsung UE40C6000 reviewer reckoned that the Samsung UE40C6000 was easy to use the menus. Expert website Digitalversus.com said in their Samsung UE40C6000 review five years ago “3.6 / 5We take these readings using the best settings for watching a movie”.

Good Sound Quality

One customer who reviewed it thought it had good sound quality. Six years ago expert review site Cnet.co.uk wrote “Offers impressive audio for such a small LCD TV”.

Good 3D Picture Quality

One customer mentioned in their reviews that it had a good 3D picture quality.

Good Connectivity

One customer concluded that it was good in terms of USB connections. Five years ago Pocket-Lint.com mentioned on expert review site Pocket Lint “Missing Internet connectivity (and 3D compatibility), decent file support via USB”.

Good Technical Features

One Samsung UE40C6000 reviewer who bought this TV said that it had good features. Pocket-Lint.com rated it 4 stars and wrote in their review of this TV “Don't want to pay for frivolous features, Samsung’s UE32C6000 will appeal”.

Good Size

One person concluded that the Samsung UE40C6000 was thin. Expert website Flatpanelshd.com said “C6000 still has the very slim design, DLNA and 100/120 Hz”.

Four HDMI Ports Quantitys

four HDMI ports quantitys

The Samsung UE40C6000 is a four HDMI ports quantity television.

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1080p Supported Video Modes

This television supports a 1080p supported video modes, which is the most commonly supported supported video modes on comparable spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Very Thin

The average depth of mid-size TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the UE40C6000 is 61mm, and the depths range from 3.5mm to 100mm. With a depth of only 29.9 millimeters, the UE40C6000 has one of the thinner depths amongst comparable spec televisions of this age.

We compared this TV to all the other 29.9mm thick televisions and we think the Samsung UE40B6000[plb_1661041_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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9 Reasons Against

A Bit Expensive

Some customers mentioned in their reviews that this TV was not good value for money. Expert website Cnet.co.uk said in their review of this TV “It's on the pricey side for a set that lacks Internet features, though” however they still rated it 4 stars. Expert website Techradar.com said in their review of the Samsung UE40C6000 “Selling for around £800, this strikingly beautiful screen is by no means the most affordable of 32-inch TV”.

Does Not Have a Wi-Fi

Most TVs that have been on the market for more than two years do not have a wi-Fi. The UE40C6000 is no exception to this as it too does not have a wi-Fi.

It is worth also looking at alternative TVs which also have a wi-Fi including the Panasonic TX-L32E30[plb_30112_price], or the Samsung UE32H6410[plb_2236817_price] which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Support Smart TV

Most televisions that have been on the market for more than two years do not support smart TV. The UE40C6000 is no exception to this as it too does not support smart TV.

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Not 3D

The UE40C6000 is not 3D. Most of the other TVs of this type and age are also not 3D.

Televisions which are 3D that might be worth considering include the Samsung UE32H6410[plb_2236817_price] which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most mid-size TVs that have been around for a comparable time to the UE40C6000 do not have a built-in camera. The Samsung UE40C6000 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

Alternative TVs which also have a built-in camera that you might want to look at include the UE46ES8000S[pl_1355897_price], the UN46ES8000[pl_1484430_price], or the UE40F7000[pl_1494094_price] all from Samsung which also has a higher rating.

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High Running Costs

The average running cost of the UE40C6000 is £161 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is in the most expensive 10% of all 670 mid-size TVs that have been around for more than two years.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

Across all the mid-size TVs that have been available for a similar time to the UE40C6000 the RMS rated powers range from 4W to 80W. At only 10 Watts, the UE40C6000 has a quite low RMS rated power compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that were released around the same time as the UE40C6000.

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Only Analog Tuner Type

This TV has an Analog & Digital tuner type, which is the most commonly found tuner type on TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The Samsung UE40C6000 does not feature OLED technology, although keep in mind that most of the other mid-size TVs that came out more than two years ago also do not feature OLED technology.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Samsung UE40C6000

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on televisions that are a similar 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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Released Over Three Years Ago

This mid-size TV was released over three years ago.

Average High Frequency Rate

At 100 hertz, the Samsung UE40C6000 has a fairly average high frequency rate compared to most of the other televisions of a comparable spec and age to the UE40C6000.

If you want a TV with a faster high frequency rate then you might want to consider the Samsung UE40C7000[plb_1661050_price] (200Hz) which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

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3D
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Auto Channel Search
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Smart TV
Internet TV
Audio
Audio System
Built-In Subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Auto Volume Leveler
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
RF Ports Quantity
SCART Ports Quantity
Digital Audio Optical Out
PC Audio in
Composite Video in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Audio Input for DVI
DVI Port
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Management Features
Sleep Timer
On/Off Timer
Picture-in-Picture
On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Auto Power Off
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Performance
Teletext Function
Game Mode
BD Wise
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VESA Mounting
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Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
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Packaging Content
Desktop Stand
Batteries Included
Handheld Remote Control
Mounting Kit
Cables Included
Manual

1 Award

hdtvtest.co.uk Recommended

Expert Reviews

(15)
25 January 2011

If you want a flatscreen that lives up to that moniker, but don't want to pay for frivolous features, Samsung?s UE32C6000 will appeal. Highly capable with SD and HD, but missing Internet...

17 January 2011

The Samsung C6000 is a good TV overall, with a fast response time, good contrast ratio and low energy consumption. On the other hand, the CMO panel has real trouble reproducing colours accurately...

23 December 2010

If you've found yourself staring adoringly at Samsung's extraordinarily designed 2010 edge-LED LCD TV range, only to then find yourself staring despairingly at your dwindling bank balance, then... Read more…

19 August 2010

The 32-inch Samsung UE32C6000 produces decent standard- and high-definition pictures, and offers impressive audio for such a small LCD TV. It's on the pricey side for a set that lacks Internet...

16 August 2010

Complete and utter domination. That's one phrase that springs to mind when describing Samsung's plans for the flatscreen TV market. From £7000 luxury LCD TVs to 19in desktop fodder, offers it... Read more…

30 June 2010

Samsung produced yet another winner that will appeal to many users, and managed to improve upon the previous model in every aspect bar input lag. For that reason and the auto-dimming, the Samsung...

Hdtvtest.co.uk

10 June 2010

Selling for around £800, this strikingly beautiful screen is by no means the most affordable of 32-inch TV but the UE32C6000 is the entry-level model in Samsung's premium C6000 range of 2D Full... Read more…

27 April 2010

Samsung C6000 is pretty much similar to the 2009 models in regards of design, functionality and inputs, besides the new DLNA function that is the best we have seen on a flat panel TV so far. It...

14 February 2011

Les 32 pouces sont tout aussi connectés que les écrans de grandes diagonales.Il est de plus en plus tentant de vouloir acheter un téléviseur LCD surdimensionné. A l?occasion de la fin... Read more…

SD picture quality
Blu-ray
DivX HD streaming, slimness, price
Good contrast with deep blacks
Low energy consumption
InternetTV platform is missing, "black hole" contrast, lacks Wi-Fi, poor audio
Colour problems, even in Cinema mode
Viewing angles too narrow
Media player doesn't support 2TS
MTS or subtitle files
13 December 2010

Dans l'ensemble, le C6000 obtient de bons résultats : faible temps de rémanence, bon taux de contraste et faible consommation. En revanche, la dalle CMO affiche de gros défauts de colorimétrie...

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £160.24
Electricity cost when on standby £0.37
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Total running cost over 5 years £160.61
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 21 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue40c6000, samsung ue40c6000r, samsung ue40c6000rk
Barcodes 08808993751839

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