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Samsung UE42F5000

42" Full HD 100Hz Flat Feb 2014
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Display Diagonal HD Type High Frequency Rate Screen Shape Release Date £94.77 Electricity cost over 5 years
Samsung has excellent TV reviews
Reasonably priced
Good high def TV

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Reviews

Samsung Has Excellent TV Reviews

Based on 32,219 expert and owner reviews (including 5,499 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent ratings for its TVs. Samsung also has excellent ratings specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs compared to other brands. 96% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Price

Reasonably Priced

One Samsung UE42F5000 owner considered that the product was good value for money. Pcmag.com said “The Samsung UNF5000AF series of HDTVs deliver good image quality at a reasonable price” .

One Samsung UE42F5000 owner wrote in their reviews that this TV was a bargain for the price. Expert website Trustedreviews.com mentioned “It still manages a 100Hz edge LED picture system for its staggeringly cheap £399 price tag, bu”.

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Display

Good High Def TV

Some people who bought the product thought it was good at displaying high definition TV. Expert website Pcmag.com wrote in their review of this TV “You do, however, get an HDTV that delivers a sharp picture with a high contrast ratio, relatively dark bl” .

Good Picture Quality

One Samsung UE42F5000 owner mentioned in their reviews that the product had good picture quality. One Samsung UE42F5000 owner who reviewed the Samsung UE42F5000 concluded that it had good colour saturation.

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs of this spec and age. 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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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly supported display resolution on TVs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Not 3D

Like most of the other televisions of this type and age, the UE42F5000 is not 3D.

If you are looking for a television that is 3D then you might also want to consider the LG 42LW579 which is also higher rated.

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Average High Frequency Rate

At 100 hertz, the Samsung UE42F5000 has a fairly standard high frequency rate compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to this television.

If this Samsung TV high frequency rate is not fast enough for you then you might also want to consider the LG 49LX540 (£926.50) (120Hz), or the Toshiba 40L5441 (£379.29) (200Hz).

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Design

Robust

One customer said in their reviews that this TV was reliable. Techradar.com said on expert website Techradar “Samsung TVs of all prices are usually very reliable.” in their review.

One customer mentioned in their reviews that it was well made. Expert website Hdtvtest.co.uk mentioned “The Samsung UE32F5000 is a brilliant little HDTV, delivering deep blacks, accurate pictures, good screen uniformity and solid standard-def processing”.

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Good Product Quality

One Samsung UE42F5000 reviewer wrote in their reviews that the product was good quality.

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The UE42F5000 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out more than two years ago also do not have a built-in camera.

Alternative televisions which also have a built-in camera that you might want to consider include the UN46ES8000F, or the UN46F8000BF both from Samsung.

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Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

One Samsung UE42F5000 owner who reviewed the Samsung UE42F5000 wrote that it was thin. Four years ago expert review site Hdtvtest.co.uk wrote “Compared to last year's EH5000, its chassis is slimmer; colours are more accurate;” in their review of the Samsung UE42F5000.


Packaging Content

Has a Mounting Kit

The UE42F5000 has a mounting kit. Most of the other televisions of a comparable age and spec to this TV also have a mounting kit.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has an HDCP

The UE42F5000 has an HDCP. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to this TV also have an HDCP.

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Has a Common Interface (CI)

The UE42F5000 has a common interface (CI), as do most of the other TVs of this age and spec.

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Audio

Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The UE42F5000 has an auto volume leveler, as do most of the other TVs of this age and spec.

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Management Features

Has a Picture-in-Picture

The UE42F5000 has a Picture-in-Picture. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were released more than two years ago also have a Picture-in-Picture.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Samsung UE42F5000 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to this TV.

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Performance

Has a Game Mode

The UE42F5000 has a game mode. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched more than two years ago also have a game mode.

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Does Not Feature Voice Control

The UE42F5000 does not feature voice control, unlike most of the other similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to this television.

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Does Not Have an Extended PVR

The UE42F5000 does not have an extended PVR, unlike most of the other televisions of this age and type which have an extended PVR.

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

The UE42F5000 does not feature local dimming, although keep in mind that most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this television also do not feature local dimming.

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Features

Inferior Technical Features

One Samsung UE42F5000 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that the product did not have good features. Cnet.com said “Beyond its "dumb" feature set and lack of inputs” in their review of this TV.


Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The UE42F5000 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for more than two years which support Wi-Fi.

Alternative TVs which also support Wi-Fi that you might also want to look at include the LG 42LW579.

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Does Not Support WiFi

The UE42F5000 does not support WiFi. Most of the other similar spec TVs that came out more than two years ago do support WiFi.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The Samsung UE42F5000 does not have an ethernet port, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for a similar time to this TV.

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Ergonomics

Does Not Support Smartphones Used As a Remote

The UE42F5000 does not support smartphones used as a remote, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out more than two years ago which support smartphones used as a remote.

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Smart TV

Does Not Support Smart TV Features

The UE42F5000 does not support smart TV features. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for a similar time to this TV do support smart TV features.

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Does Not Have an Internet TV Function

The UE42F5000 does not have an internet TV function. Most of the other TVs of this type and age do have an internet TV function.

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Energy

Running Costs Are Average

This Samsung television is rated A for energy efficiency. The average 5 year running cost of the UE42F5000 is £95 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 616 similar spec televisions that have been on the market for more than two years.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was April 2017 when Samsung released the UE42F5000.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue42f5000ak, ue42f5000awxxc, ue42f5000awxbt
Barcodes 00806085437951, 08806085425415, 08806085425569, 08806085430648, 08806085437951, 08806085446526, 08806085481206, 08806085492868

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