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Samsung UE40J5500

£529.00
40" Full HD Flat NetFlix Jun 2016
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type Screen Shape Video Apps Release Date £73.71 Electricity cost over 5 years
Samsung has excellent reviews for its TVs
Full HD
Supports Wi-Fi
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Reviews

Samsung Has Excellent Reviews for Its TVs

Based on 47,290 expert and owner reviews (including 6,426 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent ratings for its TVs. Samsung also has excellent ratings specifically within its medium display diagonal TVs range compared to other brands. 95% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

OK Running Costs

The efficiency rating of this TV is A+. The UE40J5500 has an average 5 year running cost of £74 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 137 recently released medium display diagonal TVs.


Price

Price Has Gone Up by 47% (47%)

There was a cheaper price of £279 at PRC Direct 46 days ago.Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 78% chance that the price will go up further. However the future is never certain and there remains a 22% chance that the price will actually go back down.

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Expensive

The price range of recently released medium display diagonal TVs is from £249 to £2,240. We think that this television looks expensive compared to other recently released medium display diagonal TVs.


Other

Released Eleven Months Ago

It was June 2016 when Samsung released the UE40J5500.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on medium display diagonal TVs that came out in the last year. 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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Not 3D

Like most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for around the same time as this television, the UE40J5500 is not 3D.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This television supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many TVs that were launched in the last 12 months.

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40 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 40 inch TV.

If this TV display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might want to consider the Philips 43HFL2849T (£427.59) (43" and cheaper), or the Grundig 43 VLE 6621 (£426.49) (43" and cheaper).

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The Samsung UE40J5500 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV also support Wi-Fi.

Other TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available that you might want to look at include the Philips 49PFS5301 (£507.28) which is cheaper.

Other televisions which also support Wi-Fi that you might want to look at include the Samsung HG43ED690MBXXU (£557.35), or the Sony KDL-49WD750 (£555.99).

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Samsung UE40J5500 supports Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other latest similar spec TVs.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The UE40J5500 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for the last year.

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Audio

Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The UE40J5500 has an auto volume leveler, as do most of the other new televisions.

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Performance

Features Extended PVR

The UE40J5500 features extended PVR, as do most of the other latest medium display diagonal TVs.

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Features Local Dimming

The Samsung UE40J5500 features local dimming, as do most of the other televisions that have been around for the last year.

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Supports BD Wise

The UE40J5500 supports BD Wise, as do most of the other latest comparable spec TVs.

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Has a Game Mode

The UE40J5500 has a game mode, as do most of the other TVs that have been available for the last year.

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Packaging Content

Has a Mounting Kit

The Samsung UE40J5500 has a mounting kit. Most of the other latest comparable spec televisions also have a mounting kit.

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Has a Desktop Stand Included

The UE40J5500 has a desktop stand included, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were released in the last 12 months.

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The UE40J5500 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other recently released medium display diagonal TVs also have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Samsung UE40J5500 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a comparable age to this television also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The UE40J5500 supports Picture-in-Picture, as do most of the other new medium display diagonal TVs.

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Smart TV

Supports Screen Mirroring

The Samsung UE40J5500 supports screen mirroring, as do most of the other new TVs.

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Supports Timeshift

The UE40J5500 supports timeshift, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that came out around the same time as this TV.

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Supports Smart TV

The UE40J5500 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other new medium display diagonal TVs.

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Supports One Video Apps

The UE40J5500 has a greater number of video apps than most TVs that have been available for the last year. The most frequently supported video apps is YouTube, but this video apps is not supported by this TV. The video apps NetFlix are also supported by this television.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

At 66.9 millimeters, the UE40J5500 has a fairly standard depth compared to most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 08806086632058, 08806086635165

Samsung UE40J5500 Review Sources

To prepare this Samsung UE40J5500 review we compared this TV to 4,717 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 1,041,409 product attributes, 85,840 TV reviews and 3,937,500 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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