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Samsung UE50F6640

55" Full HD Active May 2013
A
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date £393.23 Electricity cost over 5 years
Excellent brand
3D
Supports Wi-Fi

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Reviews

Excellent Brand

Based on 47,290 expert and owner reviews (including 2,155 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent reviews for its televisions. Samsung also has excellent reviews specifically for its large 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.


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Released Over Four Years Ago

It was May 2013 when Samsung released the UE50F6640.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs of a similar age and type 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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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The UE50F6640 has a 2D-3D converter. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this television also have a 2D-3D converter.

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55 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 55 inches television.

There are a number of alternative 55" televisions currently available which you might want to consider including because of its better review score, the LG 55LA8609.

If you would prefer a television with a larger display diagonal then you might want to look at the Panasonic TX-60AS802 (60") which is also higher rated.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The UE50F6640 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other TVs of this age and type.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UE50F6640 supports Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other large display diagonal TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV also support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The UE50F6640 has an ethernet port. Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to this TV also have an ethernet port.

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Design

Has a Built-In Microphone

The UE50F6640 has a built-in microphone. Most of the other large display diagonal TVs that are a comparable age to this TV also have a built-in microphone.

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Ergonomics

Supports Swivelling

The UE50F6640 supports swivelling, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that are a similar age to this TV.

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Supports Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

The Samsung UE50F6640 supports smartphones being used as a remote. Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this television also support smartphones being used as a remote.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The UE50F6640 has a common interface (CI) slot, as do most of the other large display diagonal TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV.

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Performance

Features Extended PVR

The Samsung UE50F6640 features extended PVR. Most of the other TVs that were released around the same time as this TV also feature extended PVR.

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Features Local Dimming

The UE50F6640 features local dimming. Most of the other large display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for more than two years also feature local dimming.

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Features Voice Control

The UE50F6640 features voice control, as do most of the other large display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to this TV.

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Supports BD Wise

The UE50F6640 supports BD Wise. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to this TV also support BD Wise.

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Has a Game Mode

The Samsung UE50F6640 has a game mode. Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to this TV also have a game mode.

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Smart TV

Supports Interactive TV

The UE50F6640 supports interactive TV, as do most of the other televisions of this age and spec.

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Supports Timeshift

The UE50F6640 supports timeshift. Most of the other large display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for more than two years also support timeshift.

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Supports Internet TV

The UE50F6640 supports internet TV, as do most of the other TVs of this type and age.

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Supports Smart TV

The Samsung UE50F6640 supports Smart TV. Most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to this television also support Smart TV.

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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Samsung UE50F6640 supports Picture-in-Picture. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also support Picture-in-Picture.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The UE50F6640 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for a similar time to this TV also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Packaging Content

Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The UE50F6640 has a pair of 3D glasses included. Most of the other TVs of this type and age also have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Has a Desktop Stand Included

The Samsung UE50F6640 has a desktop stand included, as do most of the other large display diagonal TVs that have been around for more than two years.

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Audio

Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The Samsung UE50F6640 has an auto volume leveler. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that came out around the same time as this TV also have an auto volume leveler.

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Energy

High Running Costs

This television has an energy efficiency classification of A, however the UE50F6640 is in the most expensive 5% of all 307 televisions of this spec and age that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the UE50F6640 will cost £394 over 5 years to run.


Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

At 47.2 millimeters, the UE50F6640 has a pretty typical depth compared to most of the other large display diagonal TVs that have been around for more than two years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue55f6640ssxzg, ue40f6640ssx, ue50f6640ssx
Barcodes 08806085475229, 08806085475236, 08806085475274, 08806085478121, 08806085494282, 08806085578913

Samsung UE50F6640 Review Sources

To prepare this Samsung UE50F6640 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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