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Samsung S22B420
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22" 1000:1 60.25mm Apr 2012
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$31.36 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
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2 Reasons For

Excellent Brand

Samsung is one of the top rated television manufacturers according to average user and expert reviews, and Samsung also has excellent ratings for its small TVs.


The weights of televisions of a comparable type and age to the S22B420 range from 1.1kg to 12kg. The S22B420 is quite light (only 2.9 kilograms) compared to most of the other comparable spec televisions that were released more than two years ago.

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5 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a WiFi Connection

Most similar spec TVs that have been around for more than two years do not have a WiFi connection. The Samsung S22B420 is no exception to this as it too does not have a WiFi connection.

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Not Smart TV

The Samsung S22B420 is not Smart TV. Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to the S22B420 are also not Smart TV.

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Not 3D Compatible

Like most of the other TVs of this type and age, the Samsung S22B420 is not 3D compatible.

If you are looking for a TV that is 3D compatible then you might want to look at the Cello C16115 which also has a higher Rating.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The Samsung S22B420 does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other TVs of this spec and age also do not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The S22B420 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth noting that most of the other televisions of this spec and age also do not feature OLED technology.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Samsung S22B420

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when Samsung released the S22B420.

1000:1 Typical Contrast Ratio

This TV has a 1000:1 typical contrast ratio, which is the most frequently found typical contrast ratio on TVs that are a comparable age to it.

There are a number of other televisions that have a 1000:1 typical contrast ratio currently available that you might also want to consider including a cheaper TV such as the Cello C22230 or you might consider a higher Rating TV such as the Cello C20230.

If the typical contrast ratio of this small TV is too low for you then you might want to look at the Samsung T24D310 ($137.97) (1200:1) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Thickness

With a thickness of 60.25 millimeters, the S22B420 has a pretty average thickness compared to most of the other televisions that have been available for around the same time as the S22B420.

If you don't mind having a thicker thickness then you might want to look at the New Majestic DVX-2154D (48mm).

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Electricity cost when switched on $29.99
Electricity cost when on standby $1.37
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Total running cost over 5 years $31.36
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the Samsung S22B420uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.21 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 6 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ls22b42, samsung s22b420, samsung ls22b42x, samsung s22b420b, samsung 1680x1050, samsung ls22b42xb, samsung s22b420bw, samsung ls22b42xbw, samsung ls22b42xbwv, samsung ls22b42xbwve, samsung ls22b42xbwven
Barcodes 08806085038035, 08806085129405, 08806086308335

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