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Samsung UE40K5100

£372.22
£239.99 £132.23 cheaper than 50 days ago
40" Full HD 50Hz Flat Apr 2016
A
Display Diagonal HD Type High Frequency Rate Screen Shape Release Date £81.95 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good user reviews
Good product quality
Popular choice
29 Reviews
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Reviews

Good User Reviews

The average user rating of this Samsung TV is 88% based on 29 user reviews. 19 reviewers (86% of all reviewers) gave this television either 4 or 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Samsung Has Excellent Reviews for Its TVs

We checked 47,290 expert and owner reviews (including 6,426 verified purchases) for Samsung TVs 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.


Price

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Price Has Gone Down by £132.23 (36%)

The price has dropped from £372.22 to £239.99 in the last 50 days. Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 65% chance that the price will go back up. However the future is never certain and there remains a 35% chance that the price will actually go down further.

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Reasonably Priced

Two people who reviewed the product concluded that it was good value for money. Jeff wrote in his review of this TV on expert review site Argos.co.uk “Good picture and sound quality at an affordable price”. Jwhendry said on expert review site Argos.co.uk “Great value for money!” and gave the product a score of 5 stars out of 5.


Design

Good Product Quality

Six people who reviewed this TV thought it was good quality. Inominate1 mentioned on expert website Johnlewis.com “Very impressed with the result, picture quality excellent, great colour, good definition, great for sport” in their review of this TV. They also said “Sound quality as good as our considerably more expensive "other brand" even without additional sound enhancement” in their review. Jack mentioned in his review of this TV “Looks and sounds great, picture quality is superb” .


Energy

OK Running Costs

This television has an energy efficiency classification of A. The UE40K5100 has an average 5 year running cost of £82 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 237 televisions of this age and type.


Other

Popular Choice

The UE40K5100 is a popular choice amongst customers who purchased TVs in the last 3 months.

Released Over a Year Ago

This television has been on the market since April 2016.


Audio

Good Sound Quality

Four customers who purchased the product agreed that it had good sound quality. Parknowekid wrote on expert review site Johnlewis.com “Once set up it had a brilliant picture and sound, absolutely ideal.” in their review of this TV.


Display

Good Picture Quality

Two customers wrote in their reviews that it had good picture quality. 39dee wrote “Picture quality is good” in their review of this TV.

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs that have been around for a comparable time to 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

Like most of the other televisions of this type and age, the UE40K5100 is not 3D.

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Very Slow High Frequency Rate

TVs of a comparable spec and age to this TV have high frequency rates of between 50Hz and 600Hz. With a high frequency rate of only 50 hertz, the UE40K5100 has one of the slower high frequency rates amongst TVs of this age.

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Quite Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

With a motion interpolation frequency of only 50 hertz, the UE40K5100 has a very slow motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a similar age to this TV. Comparable spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as this television have motion interpolation frequencies of between 50Hz and 1,000Hz.

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40 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 40 inch TV.

We compared this TV to all the other 40" TVs and we think the UE40J6300 (£279.99), the UE40J5100 (£229.99), and the UE40J5000 (£199) all from Samsung which all of have better reviews are also worth considering.

TVs with a larger display diagonal that might be worth considering include the SE42FS03 (£269) (42"), or the SE42FO02 (£269) (42") both from Seiki or the JVC LT-42C571 (£269) (42").

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Management Features

Has an ECO Mode

The Samsung UE40K5100 has an ECO mode. Most of the other TVs of this age and type also have an ECO mode.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Samsung UE40K5100 supports Picture-in-Picture, as do most of the other televisions of a similar type and age to this TV.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The UE40K5100 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were released around the same time as this TV.

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Performance

Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The UE40K5100 has an ambient light sensor. Most of the other televisions that were launched more than a year ago also have an ambient light sensor.

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

The Samsung UE40K5100 does not feature local dimming, unlike most of the other TVs of this age and spec which feature local dimming.

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Does Not Feature Extended PVR

The UE40K5100 does not feature extended PVR, unlike most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to this television which feature extended PVR.

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Has a Game Mode

The UE40K5100 has a game mode. Most of the other TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to this TV also have a game mode.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a DVI Port

The UE40K5100 has a DVI port, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a comparable age to this TV which do not have a DVI port.

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Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The UE40K5100 has a common interface (CI) slot. Most of the other televisions of a comparable age and type to this TV also have a common interface (CI) slot.

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Smart TV

Does Not Support Smart TV

The UE40K5100 does not support Smart TV, unlike most of the other televisions of this spec and age.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The UE40K5100 does not support internet TV. Most of the other televisions of a comparable age and type to this TV do support internet TV.

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Networking

Has an Ethernet Port

The Samsung UE40K5100 has an ethernet port. Most of the other similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to this TV also have an ethernet port.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

At 78 millimeters, the Samsung UE40K5100 has a relatively standard depth compared to most of the other similar spec televisions that came out more than a year ago.

Televisions with a thicker depth that might be worth considering include the Sony KDL-40RD453 (£270) (66mm).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung electronics ue40k5100akxxu, samsung samledue40k5100b, samsung ue40k5100akxxu, samsung ue40k5100awxzf, samsung samue40k5100, home ue40k5100akxxu, cello ue40k5100tv, brand ue40k5100ak, samsung c1xhza00, samsung hwj6500r, samsung hwj6501r, samsung hwj7501r, samsung hwj7500r, samsung c1xhzs00, samsung hwj8500r, samsung hwj8501r, samsung p239356p, samsung k9lrc
Barcodes 08806088318431, 08806088318561, 08806088319384, 08806088319834

Samsung UE40K5100 Review Sources

To prepare this Samsung UE40K5100 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.

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