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Samsung UE60H6240

60" Full HD Active Aug 2014
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date £136.43 Electricity cost over 5 years
Excellent user reviews
Good picture quality
Good connectivity
103 Reviews

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Design

Good Product Quality

A few Samsung UE60H6240 reviewers thought the product was good quality. In October last year Adam said “A top quality TV” and scored this TV very highly. Adam also mentioned “The picture quality is stunning”. Adam also wrote “The picture quality - the image is sharp an bright”.

Easy to Use

Some customers mentioned in their reviews that the product was easy to setup. Danny Nunn mentioned on Amazon “Within a day it was at my house!It was very easy to set up, 4 screws on the back if you want to use the stand I believe” in his Samsung UE60H6240 review. Dennis Ware rated the Samsung UE60H6240 as excellent and he said “This is a very good TV easy to set up picture is great sound” in his review. Gary Jones said in his review “So easy to set up and Samsung have done it again” and scored the Samsung UE60H6240 very highly.

A few Samsung UE60H6240 reviewers wrote in their reviews that it was easy to use. Two years ago Angela said in her review of this TV on Amazon “Yayyy!I've played around with it this afternoon briefly, setting up all the smart channels I like to use”. Angela also said “It is so easy and intuitive to work with”. Hadrian M. wrote in their review of the Samsung UE60H6240 on Amazon “Easy to use, good quality of sound”.

A number of Samsung UE60H6240 reviewers who bought this TV concluded that it was easy to use the menus. Mr Paul Savory gave it a rating of 5 stars and he mentioned on Amazon “Again the tv has different sound settings inc music and voice” in his review of this TV.

Some Samsung UE60H6240 owners who purchased this TV considered that it had a good experience. Hadrian M. scored it 5 stars and said on Amazon “3D experience good, although my expectations were higher, maybe too high” in their review. Last year Indigo said in their review “First on my Amazon shopping experience” but despite that they only rated the Samsung UE60H6240 60 out of 100.

One Samsung UE60H6240 owner who reviewed this TV concluded that it had a good interface.

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Robust

A number of customers who reviewed it agreed that it was well made. Two years ago Jordan said in his review of this TV on Amazon “The built in apps like Netflix” and rated it 5 stars. Liam Gittoes said on Amazon in the same month “Too good for any miss and you be silly to ignore it capabilities and features built in a TV”. Mr. G. D. Culley mentioned on Amazon in the same month “It is also a lot better built than the other makes” in their review.

Nice Design

Eleven customers who reviewed it reckoned that it was good looking. Angela wrote “Beautiful TV” in her review of the Samsung UE60H6240. Angela also wrote “As soon as I took it out of the box it struck me how beautifully made it was”. Angela also mentioned “It immediately sprung to life, making the most beautiful sound! I had to enter some simple details (such as my region - to get the correct regional channel settings)”.

Some people said that the product was a good design. Last year S. Restaino wrote in their review of the Samsung UE60H6240 on Amazon “Lovely design with only a small bezel around the edge”. A few customers who reviewed the product concluded that it had a thick frame.

One Samsung UE60H6240 owner who purchased it concluded that it was smooth. Mr. G. D. Culley wrote “This is in a different league and is fast, smooth and has the best interface of any of the smart tv's”.

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Audio

Good Sound Quality

Some customers thought it had good sound quality. Angela mentioned on Amazon “The sound is amazing”. Last year Gary Jones said on Amazon “Sound is excellent and even better with the Samsung sound bar” in his review of this TV and rated this TV as very good. Two years ago Jon Rox wrote in his review on Amazon “For me the sound quality is great as well, in fact I actually sold off the soundbar I owned for my previous tv because the sound was that good”.


Price

Reasonably Priced

A few people who reviewed it agreed that it was good value for money. Adam said “Overall, this is a superb TV and offers excellent value”. Angela wrote on Amazon “Amazing value for money”. Diane Harding wrote “This Samsung Television is absolutely fabulous! Well worth the money”.

A few customers agreed that the Samsung UE60H6240 was a bargain for the price. Dan456 said in October last year “A great cheap smart tv”. Dan456 also wrote “A good cheap”. Indigo mentioned on Amazon “More of a cheap budget model and mid-range” in their review.

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Reviews

Excellent User Reviews

Users have rated this television as terrific on average. Over 80% of reviewers gave this TV the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

Samsung Televisions Have Excellent Reviews

Based on 47,290 expert and user reviews (including 2,155 verified purchases), Samsung has excellent ratings for its televisions. Samsung also has excellent ratings specifically for its large display diagonal TVs. 96% of those that bought a Samsung television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Good Technical Features

A number of people who reviewed this TV agreed that it had good features. Christopher J. Cowen said in his Samsung UE60H6240 review “The next step to take into consideration is features” and rated the product as very good. Christopher J. Cowen also wrote “Here are some of the features of this TV”. James Cooper wrote on Amazon “Brilliant picture and good features” in his review of the Samsung UE60H6240.

Good Remote Control

Two Samsung UE60H6240 owners who purchased it concluded that it had a good remote control. Hadrian M. mentioned on Amazon “Remote control works well” in their review of the Samsung UE60H6240. Mrs. W. A. Parker wrote “Great smart tv great football as a button on the remote, great picture” and scored this TV 5 stars.

Nice Stand

A number of customers agreed that it had a good stand.

Good for Wall Mounting

One person said in their reviews that this TV was good for wall mounting. Two years ago David said in his Samsung UE60H6240 review “It's very difficult to access them particularly if the set is wall mounted” yet he gave it a score of 60 out of 100.


Power

Good Battery Life

One Samsung UE60H6240 owner said in their reviews that the product had a good battery life. Jon Rox mentioned in his review “Beware that you need the battery operated active 3D glasses for it to work”.


Support

Good Technical Guidance

One person wrote in their reviews that it had good technical guidance.


Display

Good 3D Picture Quality

Some customers who reviewed it agreed that it had a good 3D picture quality. Chris mentioned on Amazon “Great picture! 3d is amazing” and rated this TV as very good. D. Fortune mentioned “And the set is 3D ready to so going to get some active glasses for it” in their review of this TV. Two years ago Emily Mort mentioned “Excellent 3D quality Superb Price” and gave the product a very good review.

Good Picture Quality

A few people said that it had good picture quality. Andy Wilkinson gave this TV a rating of 80 out of 100 and he said on Amazon “Excellent smart TVS the picture quality is outstanding”. Two years ago Angela scored it very highly and she mentioned “The picture quality is beautifully crisp, clear”. E. Smith wrote on Amazon “On Blu-ray the picture quality is pretty impressive”.

Several Samsung UE60H6240 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that it had good colour saturation. Last year Jimbo wrote “A really great TV fantastic picture and vibrant colours fantastic all-round for the price of a normal TV”. Mr Robert J Pearce rated the product 5 stars and he mentioned “Fantastic TV, picture clarity, vivid colours, no setup effort”.

One Samsung UE60H6240 reviewer who bought this TV concluded that it was good for playing games on. Neil Flynn gave the product a score of 5 stars and he wrote “Football mode it awesome too espeically for gaming, very bright” in his review of this TV.

One Samsung UE60H6240 owner reckoned that the Samsung UE60H6240 had image ghosting. Its Me mentioned on Amazon “The blacks aren't particularly black and ghosting does appear at certain times” in their review.

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Good High Def TV

A few Samsung UE60H6240 reviewers who reviewed the product reckoned that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Two years ago Its Me mentioned “Samsung UE55H6240 55-inch 1080p Full HD 3D Wi-Fi LED TV with Freeview HDBefore the review” in their review. Liam Gittoes mentioned “Plugging in on you game consoles then that channel has 1230 HD passed 730 HD mega pixels running fast so l am excited to try out my Xbox one”.

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs of this type 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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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

Across all the large display diagonal TVs that have been available for more than two years the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 1,800Hz. With a motion interpolation frequency of only 200 hertz, the UE60H6240 has one of the slower motion interpolation frequencies amongst similar spec TVs of this age.

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60 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 60 inch TV.

If you are looking for a larger display diagonal then you might want to look at the LG 65LX341 (£1,343.97) (64.53"), or the Sony KDL-65W857 (£879) (65").

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Energy

Running Costs Are Average

The energy efficiency classification of this television is A+. The UE60H6240 has an average running cost of £137 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 307 large display diagonal TVs that have been around for more than two years.


Smart TV

Smart TV Features Are Good

Some people who purchased the Samsung UE60H6240 thought it had good apps. Chris mentioned in his review on Amazon “Has apps on the TV just like a phone”. Two years ago Christopher J. Cowen mentioned “With this Smart HDTV there is a full web browser with WiFi built-in apps made for TV” and rated this TV 5 stars. Last year D. Fortune scored it 5 stars and said on Amazon “The apps are good such as BBC, ITV, Five 0D” in their review of this TV.

A number of Samsung UE60H6240 reviewers who reviewed the product thought it had great smart functions. Jason I. mentioned on Amazon “TV is great clear picture and loving the smart features too although” in his Samsung UE60H6240 review and gave it a rating of 4 stars. Mr. M. Ward mentioned on Amazon last year “Looks very good on the wall, smart features are great” in their review.

One customer who bought the product thought it was good for watching TV catchup services. W. Green mentioned in their review of this TV in October last year “Wife loves it especially catch-up good purchase excellent picture” . One Samsung UE60H6240 owner who bought this TV considered that it was good for watching YouTube on. S. Restaino mentioned in their review on Amazon “The YouTube app is also handy too”.

One customer wrote in their reviews that it was good for watching on demand TV. Christopher J. Cowen wrote in his review “Some of the apps this TV features is Hulu Plus, YouTube, Netflix, Facebook”.

One Samsung UE60H6240 owner said in their reviews that the product was good for watching Freeview TV. Chris scored the product very highly and he mentioned in his review of this TV on Amazon “I like free view HD”.

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Good Connectivity

A number of customers who reviewed the product concluded that it was wifi compatible. Adam wrote on Amazon “It also has built in wireless” in his Samsung UE60H6240 review and rated it as excellent. Allan Partington mentioned in his review of this TV on Amazon two years ago “That also has built in wi-fi like the Tv)”. Angela she wrote in her Samsung UE60H6240 review on Amazon “So I simply entered my wifi details and voile.I had a smart tv”.

Some Samsung UE60H6240 reviewers reckoned that it was good in terms of HDMI connections. Adam he mentioned “Connectivity - this has 4 HDMI inputs, 3 USB, optical-out plus others” in his review of this TV. One person thought the Samsung UE60H6240 had network functionality. Gotton wrote on Amazon two years ago “Once I had entered my password I was connected to my network and good to go in seconds” and gave it a rating of 5 stars.

One customer who reviewed the Samsung UE60H6240 mentioned that it had email functionality. Christopher J. Cowen mentioned in his review on Amazon two years ago “Thank you for reading my review, if you have any questions feel free to email me, I would be happy to help you with any questions you have” and gave the product a score of 5 stars.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The UE60H6240 supports screen mirroring, as do most of the other TVs of this age and type.

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Supports Smart TV

The UE60H6240 supports Smart TV. Most of the other TVs of this age and spec also support Smart TV.

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Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Some Samsung UE60H6240 owners wrote in their reviews that it was thin. David said on Amazon “ProsNice screen size, thin bezel, good picture, good sound” in his review of the Samsung UE60H6240. Doyler mentioned “The sound is very thin, I had to install a sound bar to get audio up to scratch” and rated the product 5 stars. S. Restaino mentioned in their review of this TV on Amazon “A very thin screen and nice shiny stand”.

One Samsung UE60H6240 owner who reviewed the product considered that it was thick. Incy wrote “I preferred the thicker edge to our previous TV which made it look bigger in the corner of the room, this TV looks smaller by comparison.” and scored this TV very highly.

One customer who reviewed the Samsung UE60H6240 reckoned that it was a good body shape. Gary Jones said on Amazon “Would highly recommend to any body” and rated the product as excellent.

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Fairly Thick

With a depth of 64.4 millimeters, the UE60H6240 has a fairly thick depth compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV. Across all the televisions that were released more than two years ago the depths range from 2.9mm to 100mm, and the average depth is 55mm.

TVs with a thicker depth that might be worth looking at include the Sony FWD-65W855 (64mm).

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

Samsung released the UE60H6240 in August 2014.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The UE60H6240 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to this television.

Alternative televisions which support Wi-Fi currently available that you might want to look at include the Samsung UE65H8090, or the Panasonic TX-55ASW804 which both of have better reviews.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UE60H6240 supports Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other televisions that have been available for more than two years.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The UE60H6240 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other TVs of this age and spec.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The UE60H6240 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), as do most of the other televisions of this spec and age.

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Performance

Features Extended PVR

The UE60H6240 features extended PVR. Most of the other large display diagonal TVs that are a similar age to this TV also feature extended PVR.

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Features Local Dimming

The Samsung UE60H6240 features local dimming, as do most of the other TVs of this age and spec.

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Supports BD Wise

The Samsung UE60H6240 supports BD Wise. Most of the other televisions of this spec and age also support BD Wise.

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Has a Game Mode

The UE60H6240 has a game mode. Most of the other large display diagonal TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV also have a game mode.

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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The UE60H6240 supports Picture-in-Picture, as do most of the other large display diagonal TVs that were released around the same time as this television.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The UE60H6240 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other large display diagonal TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The UE60H6240 has a desktop stand included, as do most of the other TVs of this age and type.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers ue60h6240ay, ue60h6240ak
Barcodes 08806086248150

Samsung UE60H6240 Review Sources

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