Samsung UE40H5500 Review
|14 Reviews + 5 Awards|
|Value for Money||
|Missing Some Features|
|3 Years Old|
|£74 Over 5 Years|
Why Has it Scored 48?
It has not bad expert reviews but below average user reviews with an average overall rating of 61%, based on 14 reviews. This TV has received five awards including a "Best Buy" award from Expert Reviews plus one other site and an "Editor's Choice" award from Tomsguide.com plus one other site. Samsung televisions also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better televisions are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
This Samsung TV has an efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £74 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
The UE40H5500 is missing some features:
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology
Very slow motion interpolation frequency
What is This TV Best Used For?Having compared it with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is mediocre for playing games on, ranking number 503 in TVs for gaming. It is also mediocre for watching films on, ranking number 806 in TVs for films as well being mediocre for watching sport on, ranking number 842 in TVs for sport.
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Should You Buy it Now?
Samsung UE40H5500 Video Reviews
Samsung UE40H5500 In-Depth Analysis
Five Industry Awards
This TV has received five awards from TV experts.
This television was given a "Recommended" award by website Trusted Reviews who decided that this TV was very good.
Average Expert Reviews
Samsung TVs Have Excellent Reviews
We checked 70,481 expert and user reviews (including 38,780 verified purchases) for Samsung televisions and found that on average Samsung has excellent reviews compared to other brands. 96% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
Mediocre Value for Money
The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old. However at £452.59 it is cheaper than 66% of TVs.
Price Has Gone Up by £104 (23%)
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Average Display Diagonal
The display diagonal of the UE40H5500 of 40" is relatively standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 28% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.
Only Full HD
The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Like most other TVs, the UE40H5500 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.
The UE40H5500 is not 3D, although this is within the context that 74% of televisions are also not 3D.
The UE40H5500's thickness of 65.1mm is pretty standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 66% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.
The UE40H5500 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.
The Samsung UE40H5500 supports timeshift, unlike 82% of TVs which do not support timeshift.
Features Extended PVR
The Samsung UE40H5500 features extended PVR, unlike 87% of TVs which do not feature extended PVR.
Has a Mounting Kit
The Samsung UE40H5500 has a mounting kit. 91% of TVs do not have a mounting kit.
Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency
The motion interpolation frequencies of TVs range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 440Hz. The motion interpolation frequency of the Samsung UE40H5500 of only 100Hz is quite slow compared to most other TVs. It is in the slowest 14% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.
Supports Wi-Fi Direct
The Samsung UE40H5500 supports Wi-Fi Direct, which is unusual. 72% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.
The Samsung UE40H5500 supports 24p, which is unusual. 84% of TVs do not support 24p.
Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
The UE40H5500 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), unlike 81% of TVs which do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).
Has a Wide Color Enhancer
The UE40H5500 has a wide color enhancer, unlike 93% of TVs which do not have a wide color enhancer.
The Samsung UE40H5500 supports Picture-in-Picture, unlike 76% of TVs which do not support Picture-in-Picture.
Has an Auto Volume Leveler
The UE40H5500 has an auto volume leveler, which is unusual. 83% of TVs do not have an auto volume leveler.
Released Over Three Years Ago
This television was released in June 2014.
Running Costs Are Average
This Samsung TV is rated A+ for energy efficiency, and the UE40H5500 has an average 5 year running cost of £74 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||samsungbruno ue40h5500ayxzt, samsung ue40h5500awxxh, 46394 ue40h5500akxxu, samsung f3y021bf2m|
|Barcodes||05054531020414, 08806085988491, 08806085990487, 08806085993419, 08806086001021, 08806086011150, 08806086035842, 08806086501071|