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Samsung UE46F8500

46" Full HD Flat Feb 2014
A
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D Screen Shape Release Date £118.41 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good expert reviews
Full HD
Has a built-in camera

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Reviews

Good Expert Reviews

This television received an expert rating of 80% from pcworld.pl.

Excellent Brand

Based on 47,290 expert and user reviews (including 6,426 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent reviews for its TVs. Samsung also has excellent reviews specifically within its medium display diagonal TVs range compared to other manufacturers. 95% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was February 2014 when Samsung released the UE46F8500.


Energy

Running Costs Are OK

The energy efficiency classification of this TV is A. The average 5 year running cost of the UE46F8500 is £119 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 661 televisions of a comparable type and age.


Design

Has a Built-In Camera

The UE46F8500 has a built-in camera, which is unusual. Most of the other televisions of a comparable type and age to this TV do not have a built-in camera.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other TVs with a built-in camera currently available including the Samsung UN46ES8000F which has better reviews.

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Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs of this age and spec. 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 of this spec and age.

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Has a Wide Color Enhancer

The Samsung UE46F8500 has a wide color enhancer. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for more than two years also have a wide color enhancer.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The Samsung UE46F8500 has a 2D-3D converter. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a similar age to this television also have a 2D-3D converter.

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Fairly Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

With a motion interpolation frequency of 1,000 hertz, the UE46F8500 has one of the fastest motion interpolation frequencies amongst medium display diagonal TVs of this age. The average motion interpolation frequency of similar spec TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV is 310Hz.

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46 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 46 inch TV.

Alternative 46" TVs currently available that you might want to look at include because of its better review score, the Toshiba 46TL963.

If this TV display diagonal is too small for you then you might want to consider the Panasonic TX-47AS650 (47") which is also higher rated.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The UE46F8500 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other similar spec televisions that are a comparable age to this television also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UE46F8500 supports Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other TVs that are a similar age to this television.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The UE46F8500 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other televisions that have been on the market for a similar time to this television.

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Performance

Features Motion Control

The UE46F8500 features motion control, as do most of the other televisions that are a comparable age to this television.

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Supports Face Detection

The UE46F8500 supports face detection, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Features Extended PVR

The UE46F8500 features extended PVR. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that are a similar age to this TV also feature extended PVR.

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Supports BD Wise

The Samsung UE46F8500 supports BD Wise, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV.

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Features Voice Control

The UE46F8500 features voice control, as do most of the other televisions that were released around the same time as this TV.

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Features Local Dimming

The Samsung UE46F8500 features local dimming, which is unusual. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out around the same time as this television do not feature local dimming.

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Has a Game Mode

The UE46F8500 has a game mode. Most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to this TV also have a game mode.

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Certificates

Green (Eco) Compliant

The UE46F8500 is green (Eco) compliant. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out more than two years ago also are green (Eco) compliant.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The UE46F8500 has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for a similar time to this TV.

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Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The UE46F8500 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other televisions of this age and spec also have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Ergonomics

Supports Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

The UE46F8500 supports smartphones being used as a remote, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The Samsung UE46F8500 has a common interface (CI) slot. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that were released more than two years ago also have a common interface (CI) slot.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The Samsung UE46F8500 has a built-in subwoofer, unlike most of the other similar spec televisions that have been available for around the same time as this TV which do not have a built-in subwoofer.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

When compared to other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV, the RMS rated power of the UE46F8500 of 40 Watts is one of the highest. The average RMS rated power of TVs of this type and age is 21W.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The UE46F8500 has an auto volume leveler. Most of the other similar spec televisions that have been around for a comparable time to this TV also have an auto volume leveler.

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Quite High Subwoofer RMS Power

The subwoofer RMS powers of televisions of a comparable spec and age to this TV range from 10W to 20W, and the average subwoofer RMS power is 14W. The Samsung UE46F8500 has a fairly high subwoofer RMS power (20 Watts) compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were released more than two years ago.

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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Samsung UE46F8500 supports Picture-In-Picture, as do most of the other similar spec televisions that have been on the market for a comparable time to this television.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The UE46F8500 supports Picture-in-Picture, as do most of the other TVs of this type and age.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The UE46F8500 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a similar age to this TV also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Smart TV

Supports Timeshift

The UE46F8500 supports timeshift. Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to this TV also support timeshift.

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Supports Internet TV

The UE46F8500 supports internet TV, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for more than two years.

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Supports Smart TV

The UE46F8500 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV.

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Packaging Content

Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The Samsung UE46F8500 has a pair of 3D glasses included. Most of the other televisions of this age and type also have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Has a Desktop Stand Included

The UE46F8500 has a desktop stand included, as do most of the other TVs of this age and spec.

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Weight & Dimensions

Quite Thin

The UE46F8500 has a quite thin depth (only 37 millimeters) compared to most of the other televisions that were released around the same time as this TV. Across all the medium display diagonal TVs that were released more than two years ago the depths range from 3.5mm to 100mm, and the average depth is 59mm.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue46f8500szxzt, samsung ue46f8500stxxu, samsung 1000hz, samsung 4xhdmi, ue46f8500sl, ue46f8500at
Barcodes 08806085463288, 08806085471443, 08806085472280, 08806085505605

Samsung UE46F8500 Review Sources

To prepare this Samsung UE46F8500 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 1,041,547 product attributes, 85,382 TV reviews and 3,802,500 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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