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Samsung UE40K5579 Review
|Value for Money||
|Missing Some Features|
|16 Months Old|
|£89 Over 5 Years|
Why Has it Scored 48?
Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer televisions with more up to date technology are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
It has an energy efficiency classification of A, and its running costs of £89 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,021 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
This TV is missing some features:
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology
What is This TV Best Used For?Having compared it with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is mediocre for watching films on, ranking number 530 in TVs for films. It is also mediocre for watching sport on, ranking number 860 in TVs for sport.
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|Watching Sport On||
Should You Buy it Now?
Samsung UE40K5579 In-Depth Analysis
Samsung Has Excellent Television Reviews
Based on 70,672 expert and user reviews (including 39,029 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent ratings for its TVs. 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 is less than 18 months old but has mediocre features but at £560.20 it is cheaper than 54% of TVs.
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Average Display Diagonal
The display diagonal of the UE40K5579 of 40" is fairly typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 27% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.
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.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Like most other TVs, the UE40K5579 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.
The UE40K5579 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are also not 3D.
The Samsung UE40K5579's thickness of 54.9mm is relatively standard compared to most other televisions. It is in the thickest 39% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.
The UE40K5579 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of TVs.
Supports Wi-Fi Direct
The UE40K5579 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 72% of televisions do not support Wi-Fi Direct.
Features Local Dimming
The Samsung UE40K5579 features local dimming. 76% of TVs do not feature local dimming.
The Samsung UE40K5579 supports Picture-in-Picture. 76% of televisions do not support Picture-in-Picture.
Released 16 Months Ago
Samsung released the UE40K5579 in April 2016.
Running Costs Are OK
The energy efficiency classification of this TV is A, and the UE40K5579 is typical compared to the other 4,021 TVs that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the UE40K5579 is £89.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||samsung ue40k5579suxzg, samsung 101cm40, samsung k5579su|