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Samsung UN40H5003

39.5" Full HD Flat 93.98mm Jan 2017
Display Diagonal HD Type Screen Shape Depth Release Date £86.76 Electricity cost over 5 years
Excellent owner reviews
Reasonably priced
Good size
25 Reviews

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Reviews

Excellent Owner Reviews

On average, based on 25 owner reviews this small display diagonal TV has a marvellous overall owner rating. Over 72% of reviewers gave this TV the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 95% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Samsung TVs Have Excellent Reviews

We checked 47,290 user and expert reviews (including 3,533 verified purchases) for Samsung televisions and found that on average Samsung has excellent ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Samsung has excellent ratings specifically for its small display diagonal televisions. 96% of those that bought a Samsung TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Price

Reasonably Priced

Two customers concluded that it was good value for money. Three years ago Joep gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5 and said “It has everything you need in an affordable package” in their review of this TV. Two years ago Birdlord mentioned on expert website Bhphotovideo.com “Great sale price; excellent quality; it's a big hit so far”.


Other

Only Released Four Months Ago

Being released just four months ago, this television is likely to have better features.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Two people who bought the Samsung UN40H5003 reckoned that it was thin. Stephanie a scored the product 5 stars out of 5 and she mentioned in her review of this TV on expert website Bhphotovideo.com “Sleek and slim and looks great on the wall”. Geo wrote “Easy set up; narrow screen depth allows placement on narrow shelf” in their review of this TV.

Very Thick

Across all the recently released televisions the depths range from 7.1mm to 100mm, and the average depth is 66mm. With a depth of 93.98 millimeters, the UN40H5003's depth is one of the thickest amongst newly released televisions.

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Power

Good in Terms of Power Usage

Three owners who reviewed the Samsung UN40H5003 wrote that it was good in terms of power usage. Website Bhphotovideo.com wrote “Energy Efficient”. Goodmigrations mentioned in their review of this TV “Easy setup, good picture, lightweight and low energy consumption”.


Design

Easy to Setup

Two owners wrote in their reviews that it was easy to setup. Website Bhphotovideo.com wrote in their review of this TV three years ago “Easy To Set Up”.

Good Quality

Five owners said that this TV was good quality. Three years ago website Bhphotovideo.com wrote “Great Picture Quality”. Birdlord gave the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned on expert website Bhphotovideo.com “Lovely picture and sound quality” in their review of this TV.


Audio

Good Sound Quality

Three people who bought it wrote that it had good sound quality. The Thurm mentioned in their Samsung UN40H5003 review “Good picture, sound”.

Quite High RMS Rated Power

The UN40H5003 has a quite high RMS rated power (20 Watts) compared to most of the other new small display diagonal televisions. The lowest RMS rated power of newly released small display diagonal televisions is 2.5W and the highest is 40W.

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Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs that are a comparable age 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 Picture Quality

Two owners who reviewed it thought it had good picture quality.

Not 3D

The Samsung UN40H5003 is not 3D. Most of the other new small display diagonal televisions are also not 3D.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The Samsung UN40H5003 supports a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

This TV's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best supported display resolution amongst all similar spec TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this TV.

The worst supported display resolution amongst similar types of TV is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Has a Wide Color Enhancer

The Samsung UN40H5003 has a wide color enhancer, as do most of the other new televisions.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The UN40H5003 does not feature OLED technology, although keep in mind that most of the other TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV also do not feature OLED technology.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The UN40H5003 has one of the slower motion interpolation frequencies (only 60 hertz) amongst small display diagonal televisions of this age. The motion interpolation frequencies of small display diagonal televisions that were launched in the last year range from 50Hz to 900Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 180Hz.

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39.5 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 39.5 inches television.

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Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The UN40H5003 does not support Wi-Fi. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that are a similar age to this television also do not support Wi-Fi.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The Samsung UN40H5003 does not have an ethernet port, although this is within the context that most of the other TVs that were launched in the last 12 months also do not have an ethernet port.

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Energy

Running Costs Are Very High

The average running cost of the UN40H5003 is £87 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is in the most expensive 12% of all 117 latest TVs.


Performance

Has a Game Mode

The UN40H5003 has a game mode. Most of the other small display diagonal televisions that are a comparable age to this television also have a game mode.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The UN40H5003 has a desktop stand included, as do most of the other new televisions.

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Smart TV

Does Not Support Smart TV

The Samsung UN40H5003 does not support Smart TV. Most of the other TVs that were released in the last year also do not support Smart TV.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The UN40H5003 does not support internet TV. Most of the other televisions that have been available for around the same time as this television also do not support internet TV.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung un40h5003afxzaun40h5003bfxza, samsung diagonally1080p, samsung un40h5003bfxza, samsung un40h5003afxaz, samsung un40h5003afrb
Barcodes 0008.87276E+11, 00685867940845, 00887276026787, 696859937415R1

Samsung UN40H5003 Review Sources

To prepare this Samsung UN40H5003 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.

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