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Overall Score

Samsung UE40J5500

£529.00
reviewed.com Editor's Choice
A very economical to run 40" Full HD TV with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website
40" Full HD No No Jun 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
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Samsung UE40J5500 Review

With low running costs and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the Samsung UE40J5500 number 135 in 40 inch TVs, number 170 in Netflix recommended TVs and number 677 across all TVs.
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5 Reviews + 1 Award
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Poor
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Missing Some Features
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14 Months Old
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£74 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
58
Average

Why Has it Scored 59?

It has not bad expert reviews with an average expert rating of 72%. This TV has received an "Editor's Choice" award from Reviewed.com. Samsung televisions also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this television is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
It 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.
This Samsung TV is missing some features:
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology
Not 3D

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared the UE40J5500 with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is mediocre for watching films on, ranking number 396 in TVs for films. It is also mediocre for watching sport on, ranking number 692 in TVs for sport.
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Samsung UE40J5500 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

One Industry Award

This television received an "Editor's Choice" award from review website Reviewed.com who thought that this TV was outstanding.

Average Expert Reviews

Based on five expert reviews from sites including Digital Versus, lcdtvbuyingguide.com, product-test.ru and reviewed.com the average expert rating of this television is 72%.

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Excellent Brand

We checked 70,481 owner and expert 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.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and is less than 18 months old but has mediocre features. However at £529.00 it is cheaper than 58% of TVs.


Features

Average Display Diagonal

The UE40J5500's display diagonal of 40" is pretty standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 33% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many televisions. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most other TVs, the Samsung UE40J5500 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the UE40J5500 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the UE40J5500 of 66.9mm is fairly typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 69% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The Samsung UE40J5500 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of TVs.

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Has a Mounting Kit

The UE40J5500 has a mounting kit. 91% of televisions do not have a mounting kit.

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Supports BD Wise

The UE40J5500 supports BD Wise. 90% of TVs do not support BD Wise.

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Features Local Dimming

The UE40J5500 features local dimming, which is unusual. 76% of TVs do not feature local dimming.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The UE40J5500 supports Picture-in-Picture, unlike 76% of TVs which do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Samsung UE40J5500 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 72% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Features Extended PVR

The UE40J5500 features extended PVR, unlike 87% of TVs which do not feature extended PVR.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The UE40J5500 supports screen mirroring, unlike 87% of TVs which do not support screen mirroring.

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Supports a Netflix Video App

The number of video apps supported by the Samsung UE40J5500 is more than most TVs. This TV supports a Netflix video app, which is the most commonly supported video app supported by TVs.

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Supports Timeshift

The UE40J5500 supports timeshift, unlike 82% of TVs which do not support timeshift.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The UE40J5500 has an auto volume leveler. 83% of televisions do not have an auto volume leveler.

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Age

Released 14 Months Ago

This TV was released in June 2016.


Running Costs

OK Running Costs

This Samsung television has an efficiency rating of A+. The UE40J5500 has an average running cost of £74 over 5 years based on alright energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue40j5500
Barcodes 08806086632058, 08806086635165

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