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Samsung UE40J5100

£282.99
Samsung UE40J5100
94
Reviews
105 Reviews
70
Features
Good Features
79
Popularity
Lots of Positive Reviews
92
Value for Money
Excellent
70
Age
3 Years Old
97
Running Costs
£65 Over 5 Years
82
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
This TV has outstanding picture quality and sound quality, and it's really easy to setup. It's a stunningly economical to run and classic Full HD 40" TV, good for watching sport.
Full HD 40" No 64.8mm Apr 2015 A+
HD Type Display Diagonal OLED / QLED Technology Thickness Release Date Energy Efficiency
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With very low running costs and outstanding reviews, we have ranked the Samsung UE40J5100 number 68 in 40 inch TVs and number 313 across all TVs.

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Kagoo Score
94
Reviews
71
Features
80
Popularity
71
Age
98
Running Costs

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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 82?

It has great user reviews with an average user rating of 88%, based on 105 reviews.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer TVs with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest TVs 2018.
This Samsung TV has an efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of only £65 over 5 years are in the cheapest 3% of all 7,422 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
The UE40J5100 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has an ECO mode
Has an auto volume leveler
Excellent full HD with 200 PQI
More vibrant colours for better images
Bringing a full multimedia experience into your living room
Watch movies from your USB
Does not feature OLED / QLED technology
Not 3D

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each TV by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the TV is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec TVs come to market, the older TVs will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is very good for playing games, ranking number 43 in TVs for gaming. It is also very good for watching films, ranking number 63 in TVs for films as well being very good for watching sport, ranking number 39 in TVs for sport.
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Average Review Score

4.4 stars (105 reviews)

69%

of Customers Would Recommend
5 Stars
72 Reviews
4 Stars
18 Reviews
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How Good Are Samsung TVs?

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Features

Key Reasons For and Against

Has an ECO mode
Has an auto volume leveler
Features USB recording
Has a mounting kit
Supports Picture-in-Picture
Has an equalizer
Has a wide color enhancer
Features Digital Clean View functionality
Has a game mode
Average display diagonal
Full HD
Average thickness
Does not feature OLED / QLED technology
Not 3D
Does not support Wi-Fi
Does not support internet TV
Does not feature extended PVR
Does not feature local dimming
Average Display Diagonal
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The Samsung UE40J5100's display diagonal of 40" is pretty standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 38% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs. 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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Does Not Feature OLED / QLED Technology

The Samsung UE40J5100 does not feature OLED / QLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED / QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The UE40J5100 is not 3D. 80% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Average Thickness
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The thickness of the UE40J5100 of 64.8mm is relatively standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 58% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Samsung UE40J5100 does not support Wi-Fi. 53% of TVs also do not support Wi-Fi.

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Has an ECO Mode

The UE40J5100 has an ECO mode, unlike 95% of TVs which do not have an ECO mode.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The UE40J5100 has an auto volume leveler. 79% of TVs do not have an auto volume leveler.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The Samsung UE40J5100 does not support internet TV, although keep in mind that 66% of TVs also do not support internet TV.

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Features USB Recording

The UE40J5100 features USB recording, unlike 93% of televisions which do not feature USB recording.

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Has a Mounting Kit

The Samsung UE40J5100 has a mounting kit. 94% of TVs do not have a mounting kit.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The UE40J5100 supports Picture-in-Picture, unlike 80% of TVs which do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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Has an Equalizer

The Samsung UE40J5100 has an equalizer. 90% of TVs do not have an equalizer.

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Has a Wide Color Enhancer

The UE40J5100 has a wide color enhancer. 95% of TVs do not have a wide color enhancer.

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Does Not Feature Extended PVR

The UE40J5100 does not feature extended PVR. 88% of TVs also do not feature extended PVR.

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Features Digital Clean View Functionality

The UE40J5100 features Digital Clean View functionality. 96% of TVs do not feature Digital Clean View functionality.

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Has a Game Mode

The UE40J5100 has a game mode, unlike 73% of TVs which do not have a game mode.

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

The Samsung UE40J5100 does not feature local dimming. 82% of televisions also do not feature local dimming.

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80
Popularity

Popularity

The Samsung UE40J5100 is currently ranked number 313 across all TVs.
71
Age

Release Date

This TV was released in April 2015.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

This television has an efficiency rating of A+. The average running cost of the UE40J5100 is only £65 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the most economic to run televisions.

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Electricity cost when switched on £63.32
Electricity cost when on standby £2.00
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Total running cost over 5 years £65.32
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Energy Rating
0.3T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.3 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 8 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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4.4 Stars

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69% of Customers Would Recommend
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Sound Quality
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Remote Control
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High Definition Quality
20
5
Stand
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Ease of Use
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Design
33
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Smart Features
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Size and Weight
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Robustness
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Watching Films
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Wall Mounting
4
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Gaming
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Watching Sport
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Environmental Considerations
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Samsung UE40J5100 Specification

Key Features
HD Type
Display Diagonal
OLED / QLED Technology
Thickness
Display
3D
Screen Shape
Display Resolution
Wide Color Enhancer
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Motion Interpolation Technology
Supported Video Mode
Aspect Ratio
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
Display Technology
Screen Format Adjustments
Display Diagonal (Metric)
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Features
Automatic Shut Off
Audio
Equalizer
Built-in Subwoofer
Auto Volume Leveler
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Built-in Speaker
Audio System
Dolby Technology
Sound Modes
Audio Decoders
Audio Decoding Technology
Speaker
Smart TV
Internet TV
Timeshift
Lifestyle Apps
Smart TV
Smart Modes
Design
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting Interfaces
Colour
VESA Mounting
Heavy Metals Free
Power
Energy Efficiency Class
Power Consumption (Typical)
Power Consumption (Standby)
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Maximum Power Consumption
Input Voltage
Energy Saving Mode
Certificates
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
Certification
TV Tuner
Auto Channel Search
Tuner Type
Digital Signal Format System
Performance
Game Mode
BD Wise
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Local Dimming
USB Recording
Extended PVR
Digital Clean View Functionality
Subtitles
Video Formats Supported
Teletext Function
ConnectShare (USB)
Picture Processing Technology
Packaging Content
Desktop Stand Included
Handheld Remote Control
Mounting Kit
Batteries Included
Remote Control Type
Cables Included
Quick Start Guide
Manual
Warranty Card
Quick Installation Guide
E-Manual
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet Port
Wi-Fi Direct
Browser Supported
Management Features
Auto Power Off System
ECO Mode
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Picture-in-Picture
On/Off Timer
Voice Control
Sleep Timer
Motion Control
On Screen Display (OSD)
Number of OSD Languages
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Weight With Stand
Depth (With Stand)
Height (With Stand)
Width (With Stand)
Height
Width
Ports & Interfaces
Common Interface (CI) Slot
DVI Port
PC in (D-Sub) Port
Headphone Outputs
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
RF Port
SCART Port
Digital Audio Optical Out
Composite Video in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Port
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Technical Details
LED Backlight
Packaging Data
Package Weight
Package Height
Package Width
Special Features
ClearAudio+
Wide Colour Enhancer Plus
ConnectShare

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

samsung electronics ue40j5100a, samsung electronics 40quot, samsung ue40j5100akxxu, samsung ue40j5100awxbt, panasonic ue40j5100, samsung 1080p

Barcodes

08806086892117, 08806086979627, 08806086979634, 08806086979641, 08806086979658, 08806086979665, 08806086983266

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