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Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX

40" Full HD 120Hz 93mm Jan 2014
A
Display Diagonal HD Type High Frequency Rate Depth Release Date £57.91 Electricity cost over 5 years
Average expert reviews
Very low running costs
Does not have good features

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Energy

Very Low Running Costs

This TV has an efficiency rating of A. The average running cost of the UN40EH5000FXZX is only £58 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the most economic to run similar spec TVs that came out more than two years ago.


Reviews

Average Expert Reviews

This Samsung TV received an expert rating of 78% from lcdtvbuyingguide.com.

Excellent Brand

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


Features

Does Not Have Good Features

Four Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX reviewers considered that the product did not have good features. Lcdtvbuyingguide.com wrote in their review of this TV three years ago “No smart features” .

Does Not Have a Good Remote Control

One Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX owner thought the Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX did not have a good remote control. Lcdtvbuyingguide.com mentioned “Remote could be more intuitive” in their review of the Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX.

Does Not Have a Good Stand

One person who reviewed it thought it did not have a good stand. Lcdtvbuyingguide.com mentioned in their review of the Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX three years ago “Nonswivel base stand” .


Smart TV

Good for Watching Freeview TV

One person wrote in their reviews that the Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX was good for watching Freeview TV. Lcdtvbuyingguide.com mentioned in their review of this TV “Freeview HD tuner” however despite that they only gave the product a rating of 18.68 out of 100.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

This medium display diagonal TV has been on the market since January 2014.


Design

Nice Design

One Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX owner said that it was well designed.

Robust

One customer who bought this TV thought it was well made.

Good Quality

Three Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX reviewers who reviewed it considered that it was good quality. Lcdtvbuyingguide.com mentioned “Strong picture quality”.

Easy to Use

Two people who purchased the product said that it was easy to use. Lcdtvbuyingguide.com mentioned “User interface is easy to use”. One customer who reviewed this TV reckoned that it was easy to use the menus.

One person who reviewed it concluded that it had a good interface. Lcdtvbuyingguide.com wrote “The USB interface can play many video formats including”.

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Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The UN40EH5000FXZX does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a comparable age to this TV.

It is worth also looking at other televisions which also support Wi-Fi including the 42LW579, or the 47LB730 both from LG.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The UN40EH5000FXZX does not have an ethernet port, unlike most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to this TV which have an ethernet port.

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Display

Does Not Have a Good 3D Picture Quality

One customer mentioned that the product did not have a good 3D picture quality. Lcdtvbuyingguide.com said “No 3D capabilities” in their review of the Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX.

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on medium display diagonal TVs that were released around the same time as 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 At Displaying High Definition TV

Two people wrote in their reviews that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Lcdtvbuyingguide.com said three years ago “Gracias a la tecnologa White Color Enhancer Plus, los colores se aprecian ms brillantes y hacen del Full HD una verdadera experiencia visual” in their Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX review but in spite of that they only gave this TV a score of 1 stars.

Not 3D

The UN40EH5000FXZX is not 3D. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a similar age to this TV are also not 3D.

Televisions which are 3D that might be worth looking at include the LG 42LW579.

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Average High Frequency Rate

The UN40EH5000FXZX has a fairly average high frequency rate (120 hertz) compared to most of the other TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV.

We compared all the other 120Hz refresh rate TVs to this TV and we think because of its better review score, the Samsung UN46EH5000F is also worth considering.

TVs with a faster high frequency rate that might be worth considering include the Sony KDL-42W705 (£349.99) (200Hz and higher rated).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many medium display diagonal TVs that were launched around the same time as it.

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Has a Wide Color Enhancer

The UN40EH5000FXZX has a wide color enhancer, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that came out around the same time as this TV.

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Has a Full HD Display

The UN40EH5000FXZX has a Full HD display. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out more than two years ago also have a Full HD display.

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40 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 40 inch TV.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 40" TVs currently available including because of its better review score, the LOEWE Xelos 40 (£995).

If you are looking for a larger display diagonal then you might want to consider the Sony KDL-42W706 (£279.99) (42").

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Good Contrast Ratio

Three Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX reviewers reckoned that it had good picture quality.

Two Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX owners said in their reviews that it had a good contrast ratio. Lcdtvbuyingguide.com said “Impressive black levels” in their Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX review however despite that they scored it 18.68 out of 100.

One Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX reviewer wrote in their reviews that it was good for playing games on. Three years ago Lcdtvbuyingguide.com mentioned “Low latency for gamers”.

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Audio

Good Sound Quality

Two customers who purchased it thought it had good sound quality. Lcdtvbuyingguide.com mentioned “Very good sound” in their review of this TV however they gave the product a score of 1 stars.

Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The UN40EH5000FXZX has an auto volume leveler. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for more than two years also have an auto volume leveler.

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Management Features

Does Not Have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX does not have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), unlike most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to this TV which have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Does Not Support Picture-in-Picture

The Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX does not support Picture-in-Picture. Most of the other televisions that were launched around the same time as this TV do support Picture-in-Picture.

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Certificates

Does Not Have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The UN40EH5000FXZX does not have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other TVs of this age and type do have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this television.

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Packaging Content

Has a Mounting Kit

The UN40EH5000FXZX has a mounting kit. Most of the other similar spec televisions that have been around for more than two years also have a mounting kit.

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Has a Desktop Stand Included

The UN40EH5000FXZX has a desktop stand included, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Performance

Does Not Feature Local Dimming

The Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX does not feature local dimming. Most of the other similar spec televisions that are a comparable age to this TV also do not feature local dimming.

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Has a Game Mode

The UN40EH5000FXZX has a game mode, as do most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this television.

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Weight & Dimensions

Fairly Thick

Medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV have depths of between 3.5mm and 100mm, and the average depth is 59mm. The UN40EH5000FXZX has a quite thick depth (93 millimeters) compared to most of the other similar spec televisions that were released more than two years ago.

TVs with a thicker depth that might be worth considering include the LG 42LM3400 (£499) (76.5mm).

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Price

Good Value for Money

Five customers who reviewed this TV thought it was good value for money. Lcdtvbuyingguide.com said in their review of this TV “Ridiculously good value” although they only rated it 18.68 out of 100. Lcdtvbuyingguide.com also said “Low price” in their review. Lcdtvbuyingguide.com also said “Priced to Move” in their review.

One person who reviewed it reckoned that it was cheap.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung samue40eh5000kxxu, samsung 40eh5000, un40eh5000fxzx, un40eh5000fxza, un40eh5050f
Barcodes 00036725236622, 00770332087559, 08806071786315, 08806071800172, 08806071800189

Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX Review Sources

To prepare this Samsung UN40EH5000FXZX 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 1,041,409 product attributes, 85,840 TV reviews and 3,937,500 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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