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Samsung UE48H6700

48" Full HD Flat Jul 2014
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D Screen Shape Release Date £102.78 Electricity cost over 5 years
Three industry awards
Great value
Good product quality
105 Reviews + 3 Awards
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Reviews

Three Industry Awards

This Samsung TV has received three awards from television experts.

The authors at websites Trusted Reviews, Techradar and Avforums.com all endorse this TV and have given it their "Recommended" award.

Good Expert Reviews

This Samsung TV has an average expert rating of 86% based on five expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Techradar, hangtot.com and avforums.com. This puts this TV in the top 15% of all the televisions that have been available for more than two years when ranked by average expert review score.

Good User Reviews

On average, UE48H6700 owners rated this TV 88%. 67 reviewers (83% of all reviewers) gave this TV either 4 or 5 stars.

Samsung Televisions Have Excellent Reviews

Based on 47,290 owner and expert reviews (including 6,426 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent ratings for its TVs. 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.

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Price

Great Value

Sixteen customers who bought the product concluded that it was good value for money. Trusted Reviews wrote “Great value” in their review of the Samsung UE48H6700. Three years ago Techradar.com said in their review of this TV on expert review site Techradar “The provision of both Freeview HD and Freesat HD tuners is good value”. Max mentioned in the same month “Some might feel its a bit 'cheap' in construction” in his review of this TV and scored the product 5 stars out of 5.


Benefits

Great for Films

Four customers who bought the product thought it was great for watching Netflix.


Support

Good Technical Guidance

Two customers who reviewed it considered that it had good technical guidance. Martinrg wrote on expert review site Amazon “On screen instructions were very simple”. Ibraar 'le Saracen' said in their review of this TV “It had come with a warranty and simple instructions on how to assemble”.


Features

Good Technical Features

Twenty-two people who reviewed the product wrote that it had good features. Max wrote on expert review site Amazon three years ago “This SAMSUNG LED TV has a wealth of features that I will go into later.” and rated it 5 stars out of 5. He also mentioned “Great picture, good sound and nice SMART features” in his review. Kmw wrote “▣ Overview, Design & Connectivity ▣This is one of Samsung's higher range 2014 series 6 TV's presenting a broad selection of Smart features and Active 3D technology” in their review of this TV and rated the product 5 stars out of 5.

Good Stand

Nine owners concluded that the Samsung UE48H6700 had a good stand. Tony Walley wrote on expert website Amazon “This model is better by far - it's stand is more substantial”. Three years ago Amazon Customer mentioned in their review of this TV on expert review site Amazon “A simple stand; so no bows or fluff to distract from the on-screen action”. B. Smyth rated the product 80 out of 100 and wrote “The 2013 model came with a fairly nifty stand, two small feet either side that were easily removed” in their review of this TV.

Good for Wall Mounting

Two people who reviewed this TV agreed that it was good for wall mounting. Sue Adams scored it 5 stars out of 5 and she mentioned in her review of this TV on expert website Amazon “Anyone know a good wall mount”. Ian Wantling he wrote three years ago “The set itself is incredibly thin and a perfect candidate for wall mounting”.

Good Remote Control

Three customers mentioned that it had a good remote control. 43emz said “The voice activated remote is good fun, although you do need to be online for it to worked”. Ibraar 'le Saracen' wrote in their review of the Samsung UE48H6700 “The little remote is great to use”.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Fourteen owners wrote in their reviews that it was thin. Three years ago Martinrg gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5 and wrote in their review of this TV on expert review site Amazon “The box is incredibly thin”. Les Williams mentioned in his review of this TV on expert review site Amazon “The sound quality from this TV is very good considering how slim it is.I have connected an external hard drive”. Schnuggles said on expert review site Amazon “The immediate difference with my Panasonic was the very slim frame around the screen”.

Two owners who purchased this TV agreed that it was good structurally.

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Average Depth

With a depth of 63.5 millimeters, the Samsung UE48H6700 has a fairly standard depth compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a similar age to this TV.

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Design

Robust

Eleven people who purchased the Samsung UE48H6700 thought it was well made. Three years ago Max said “The TVs construction is very slim” and gave it the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5. He also wrote “The TV comes with two pairs of 3D glasses, again done with a cheaper construction than say SONY.” in his review. Kmw mentioned on expert review site Amazon “Wifi is also built in.▣ Picture quality & 3D performance ▣HD picture quality is outstanding, presenting impressive clarity” and rated this TV 5 stars out of 5.

Two owners who reviewed it agreed that it was strong and durable. Kmw wrote in their review of this TV “In terms of design, this Samsung TV looks very smart - It's slim, featuring a super thin glossy bezel, along with a strong, sturdy and stylish brushed metal "fixed" stand” and scored it a maximum of 5 stars.

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Good Product Quality

Twenty-five customers wrote in their reviews that the Samsung UE48H6700 was good quality. Max wrote three years ago “Great quality picture and sound”. Kmw scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and mentioned on expert review site Amazon “Nonetheless, this TV does an accomplished job at providing a pleasing 3D experience, presenting good picture quality and excellent 3D effects, with good depth” in their review of this TV. Three years ago Kevin T. said on expert review site Amazon “Excellent quality TV far exceeding my expectations” in his review of this TV and scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

Lovely Understated Design

Seven customers reckoned that the Samsung UE48H6700 was good looking. Reviewser scored it a maximum of 5 stars and wrote in their review of this TV on expert review site Amazon “A beautiful - real metal - stand”. D. Buttery mentioned “Beautiful TV with so many little 'extras' As Described, fast service”. Christopher J. Cowen said on expert review site Amazon “I have two Samsung's in my house and I can tell you the image is beautiful” and scored it 5 stars out of 5.

Four customers wrote in their reviews that the product was well designed. Trusted Reviews wrote “Lovely understated design” in their review of this TV and gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5. C. R. Vincent gave this TV a score of 5 stars out of 5 and said “A very well designed flat screen with a great picture” in their review of this TV. 43emz wrote in their review of this TV on expert website Amazon “The stand looks nice, sleek design”.

Four people who reviewed the product mentioned that it was smooth. Trusted Reviews said three years ago “Smooth motion” . Mr. Martin J. Turnbull scored it a maximum of 5 stars and he wrote “Very smooth also network setup in few seconds”. Two years ago Cryptic Kirk mentioned on expert review site Amazon “The Smart Hub is very smooth and the Smart remote works very well”.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV, the UE48H6700 does not have a built-in camera.

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Easy to Use

Ten owners wrote in their reviews that it was easy to setup. Ppea wrote in their review of this TV on expert review site Amazon “Great product- easy to set up”. Cryptic Kirk mentioned on expert review site Amazon “A great tv that works, is easy to set up and use” but even so they only gave it a rating of 60 out of 100. Christine Glover said in her review of this TV on expert website Amazon “So easy to set up and any problems the booklet answered these” and gave the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5.

Eight people who reviewed it concluded that it was easy to use. Kmw scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and said “They're adequate.▣ Smart TV & media features ▣Samsung have done an excellent job at designing a fresh, sleek and modern user interface which is intuitive and works well”. M. Adams mentioned on expert review site Amazon “The smart Tv features are plentiful and easy to use”. Bigal wrote in their review of the Samsung UE48H6700 “Samsung's own site was not very helpful and difficult to use, also the Lip Sync adjustment made no significant difference”.

Four people reckoned that it was easy to use the menus. Les Williams said on expert website Amazon “There is a menu option to delay the audio”. Schnuggles wrote on expert website Amazon “There are a wealth of settings just like my Panasonic”. B. Smyth said on expert review site Amazon “Leave a comment if you want me to post the exact settings, for me it looks spot on” and rated it 80 out of 100.

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Energy

Average Running Costs

This television has an efficiency rating of A+. The average 5 year running cost of the UE48H6700 is £103 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 661 TVs that have been available for more than two years.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

Samsung released the UE48H6700 in July 2014.


Smart TV

Good Smart TV Features

Eight people agreed that it had good apps. Max wrote on expert website Amazon “There are standard apps.” in his review of this TV. Schnuggles scored it 4 stars out of 5 and said on expert website Amazon “Apparently the TV will learn your habits and your frequent apps so you have easy access” in their review of this TV. Spongebob wrote “Amazing amount of apps available for this TV”.

Eight people said in their reviews that the Samsung UE48H6700 was good for watching on demand TV. Les Williams wrote “Using iplayer is also a joy with excellent picture”. B. Smyth said on expert review site Amazon “It seems more integrated than previous versions and as of this review, all the usual suspects are present - Amazon, Netflix and BBC”. Christopher J. Cowen mentioned in his review of this TV “Some of the apps this TV features is Hulu Plus, YouTube, Netflix, Facebook” and scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

Five owners wrote in their reviews that it had great smart functions. Three years ago Bigal mentioned on expert website Amazon “The picture has been fantastic and the smart features are excellent although I have not yet got round to using the voice features (might be a bit gimmicky for me!”. Ibraar 'le Saracen' wrote “The smart features are easily accessed”.

Three customers wrote in their reviews that it was good for watching Freeview TV. 43emz said on expert review site Amazon “The picture on the built in Freeview HD is stunning, you can see every detail” and scored it 5 stars out of 5. Ian Wantling wrote on expert website Amazon “Via the built in FreeView and Freesat HD tuners” in his review of this TV.

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Supports Timeshift

The UE48H6700 supports timeshift, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV.

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Supports Smart TV

The UE48H6700 supports Smart TV. Most of the other televisions that have been available for around the same time as this TV also support Smart TV.

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Display

Good 3D Picture Quality

Twenty-nine customers considered that the product had a good 3D picture quality. Expert website Trustedreviews.com scored the Samsung UE48H6700 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned “What is the Samsung UE48H6700? The UE48H6700 is an upper-mid-range Full HD TV with Samsung's 2014 Smart TV engine, Quad Core processing and active 3D playback.” in their review of this TV. Expert review site Techradar.com wrote “The 2D and 3D high def images impress on the 48-inch UE48H6700” and scored the product 4 stars out of 5. Max gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5 and he said three years ago “I had no problems with the 3D and the picture was clear, detailed, just very good” in his review of this TV.

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs of a comparable age and spec 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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Good High Def TV

Nineteen people said in their reviews that this TV was good at displaying high definition TV. Max scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and he said on expert website Amazon “Setup was very easy and HD channels display very well” in his review of this TV. Kmw rated the Samsung UE48H6700 5 stars out of 5 and wrote on expert website Amazon “Active 3D is a welcome feature on this TV and I'm glad Samsung decided to implement full HD active 3D rather than the lower resolution passive 3D” in their review of this TV. They also said “I've been somewhat spoilt by watching Active 3D movies in my brothers dedicated home cinema, consisting of a Sony VPL-HW40ES Full HD Active 3D projector” in their review.

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 medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Has a Wide Color Enhancer

The UE48H6700 has a wide color enhancer. Most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to this television also have a wide color enhancer.

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Fairly Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

With a motion interpolation frequency of 600 hertz, the UE48H6700 has a quite fast motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a comparable age to this television. Across all the medium display diagonal TVs that were released more than two years ago the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 1,800Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 310Hz.

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48 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 48 inch TV.

If you are looking for a television with a larger display diagonal then you might want to look at the Panasonic TX-50CS520 (£599) (50").

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Great Native Contrast

Thirteen people concluded that the Samsung UE48H6700 had good picture quality. Lynn Bailey said “Great tv picture quality is brill a plus using sound” and scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Schnuggles rated it 80 out of 100 and wrote in their review of this TV “Clarity and colours were nice”. Rick1008 said three years ago “It is in one word - AMAZING! The picture quality is true to life”.

Five owners considered that this TV had a good contrast ratio. Trusted Reviews wrote “Good contrast performance” in their review of this TV. They also mentioned “Great native contrast” in their review. And also wrote “Detail, contrast colour”.

Four owners who reviewed it reckoned that it had good colour saturation. Trusted Reviews gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned “Near perfect colours”. Martinrg said “On demand services work really well, no lagging (partly due to fast broadband of course) and we were totally knocked out by the picture which gives rich, vibrant colours” and scored it a maximum of 5 stars. Kmw wrote “This was simple to correct using the picture options and now colours look very natural”.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The UE48H6700 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to this TV.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available including the Sony KDL-46HX853 which has better reviews.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UE48H6700 supports Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The Samsung UE48H6700 has an ethernet port. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also have an ethernet port.

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Packaging Content

Has a Mounting Kit

The Samsung UE48H6700 has a mounting kit. Most of the other TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to this TV also have a mounting kit.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The UE48H6700 has a pair of 3D glasses included. Most of the other TVs that have been around for a comparable time to this TV also have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Performance

Features Extended PVR

The Samsung UE48H6700 features extended PVR, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to this television.

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Supports BD Wise

The UE48H6700 supports BD Wise, as do most of the other televisions that are a similar age to this television.

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Has a Game Mode

The UE48H6700 has a game mode. Most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to this television also have a game mode.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The UE48H6700 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that came out around the same time as this TV.

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Audio

Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The UE48H6700 has an auto volume leveler. Most of the other TVs of this type and age also have an auto volume leveler.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated powers of medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this television range from 4W to 1,000W. The UE48H6700 has one of the higher RMS rated powers (20 Watts) amongst televisions of this age.

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Good Sound Quality

Thirty-one customers who reviewed the product thought it had good sound quality. Martinrg mentioned in their review of this TV on expert review site Amazon three years ago “It sounds crystal clear”. Max scored it 5 stars out of 5 and he said on expert review site Amazon “Overall it has a fantastic picture (from digital to HD to 3D) and has a good sound for such a small TV”. Mr Peter Wright mentioned in his review of this TV on expert website Amazon “Sound could be better”.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue48h6700
Barcodes 08806086023047, 08806086029933, 08806086030038

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