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Samsung UE40J5580

40" Full HD 66.7mm Mar 2015
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type Wi-Fi Depth Release Date £75.54 Electricity cost over 5 years
Excellent brand
Running costs are low
Full HD

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Reviews

Excellent Brand

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


Energy

Running Costs Are Low

This television is rated A+ for energy efficiency, and the UE40J5580 is one of the more economic to run TVs of a comparable type and age that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the UE40J5580 will cost only £76 over 5 years to run.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

Samsung released the UE40J5580 in March 2015.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as 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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Not 3D

The UE40J5580 is not 3D. Most of the other TVs of this age and spec are also not 3D.

TVs which are 3D that might be worth looking at include the LG 42LW579, or the Samsung UE48H6700.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently supported display resolution on televisions that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The UE40J5580 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth noting that most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this television also do not feature OLED technology.

We compared this television to all the other TVs with an OLED technology and we think the Samsung UE46H7000 (£929.99) which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Only Mega Contrast Dynamic Contrast Ratio

This television has a Mega Contrast contrast ratio (dynamic), which is the most frequently found contrast ratio (dynamic) on medium display diagonal TVs that came out around the same time as it.

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40 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 40 inches television.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The UE40J5580 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other TVs that were released more than two years ago.

Other TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available that you might want to consider include the LG 42LW579, or the Samsung UE40H6470 which both of have better reviews.

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Supports Bluetooth

The UE40J5580 supports Bluetooth, which is unusual. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were released more than two years ago do not support Bluetooth.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UE40J5580 supports Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The Samsung UE40J5580 has an ethernet port. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to this TV also have an ethernet port.

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Performance

Supports BD Wise

The Samsung UE40J5580 supports BD Wise. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for more than two years also support BD Wise.

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Features Local Dimming

The Samsung UE40J5580 features local dimming, unlike most of the other comparable spec TVs that were released more than two years ago which do not feature local dimming.

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Ergonomics

Supports Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

The UE40J5580 supports smartphones being used as a remote, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for more than two years.

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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The UE40J5580 supports Picture-in-Picture, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for a comparable time to this television.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The UE40J5580 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other similar spec TVs that have been available for more than two years.

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Smart TV

Supports Internet TV

The UE40J5580 supports internet TV, as do most of the other similar spec televisions that were released more than two years ago.

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Supports Smart TV

The UE40J5580 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

At 66.7 millimeters, the Samsung UE40J5580 has a relatively standard depth compared to most of the other televisions of this spec and age.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue40j5580suxzg
Barcodes 08806086851343

Samsung UE40J5580 Review Sources

To prepare this Samsung UE40J5580 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 1,041,700 product attributes, 88,470 TV reviews and 4,110,900 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.

Other TVs to Consider

Sony has good TV reviews
Full HD
Supports Wi-Fi
LG TVs have good reviews
Reasonably priced
Good sound quality
User reviews are excellent
Good value for money
Good quality
Samsung has excellent reviews for its televisions
Low running costs
Good picture quality
Full HD
Poor expert reviews
Four industry awards
Good sound quality
Easy to use
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