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Samsung UE48H6290

48" Full HD Flat Jul 2014
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D Screen Shape Release Date £96.37 Electricity cost over 5 years
Samsung TVs have excellent reviews
Full HD
Supports Wi-Fi

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Reviews

Samsung TVs Have Excellent Reviews

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


Energy

Average Running Costs

This TV is rated A+ for energy efficiency, and based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the UE48H6290 is £97, which is typical compared to the other 661 medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for more than two years.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was July 2014 when Samsung released the UE48H6290.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on 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 frequently supported display resolution on TVs of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The UE48H6290 does not feature OLED technology, although this is within the context that most of the other TVs that are a comparable age 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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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The UE48H6290 has a 2D-3D converter. Most of the other TVs of this age and spec also have a 2D-3D converter.

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Only Mega Contrast Dynamic Contrast Ratio

This TV has a Mega Contrast contrast ratio (dynamic), which is typical of many TVs of a comparable type and age to it.

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48 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 48 inch TV.

There are a number of other 48" TVs currently available that you might want to consider including the Panasonic TX-48AS640 (£509.79) which has better reviews.

If you are looking for a TV with a larger display diagonal then you might want to consider the LG 49LF5400 (49") which also has a higher rating.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The Samsung UE48H6290 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also support Wi-Fi.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available including because of their better review scores, the LG 42LW579, the Samsung UE40H6470, or the Panasonic TX-40CSW524.

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Supports Bluetooth

The UE48H6290 supports Bluetooth, which is unusual. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched around the same time as this television do not support Bluetooth.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The Samsung UE48H6290 has an ethernet port. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for more than two years also have an ethernet port.

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Ergonomics

Supports Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

The Samsung UE48H6290 supports smartphones being used as a remote. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for a similar time to this TV also support smartphones being used as a remote.

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Smart TV

Supports Timeshift

The UE48H6290 supports timeshift. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this TV also support timeshift.

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Supports Internet TV

The UE48H6290 supports internet TV. Most of the other televisions of a comparable age and spec to this TV also support internet TV.

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Performance

Supports BD Wise

The Samsung UE48H6290 supports BD Wise. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were released more than two years ago also support BD Wise.

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Has a Game Mode

The UE48H6290 has a game mode, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The UE48H6290 supports Picture-in-Picture. Most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to this TV also support Picture-in-Picture.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The UE48H6290 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other similar spec TVs that came out more than two years ago also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The UE48H6290 has a desktop stand included. Most of the other TVs of this age and type also have a desktop stand included.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

At 63.5 millimeters, the Samsung UE48H6290 has a relatively typical depth compared to most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been around for more than two years.

We compared this television to all the other 63.5mm thick TVs and we think the Samsung UE48H6500 (£469) which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If you are not worried about having a thicker depth then you might want to consider the Samsung UE48H6270 (£637.39) (63.5mm).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue48h6290ssxzg
Barcodes 08806086241748

Samsung UE48H6290 Review Sources

To prepare this Samsung UE48H6290 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

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Full HD
Does not have a built-in camera
Running costs are very low
Philips TVs have good reviews
3D
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Features Adaptive Dimming Backlight
Full HD
Owner reviews are good
Reasonably priced
Poor connectivity
Expert reviews are average
A top selling product
Not good value for money
Low running costs
Panasonic has good reviews for its TVs
Not 3D
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