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Samsung UE40F6400
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Samsung UE40F6400

Techradar Recommended itproportal.com Best Buy Trusted Reviews Recommended avforums.com Recommended Overclockersonline.net Approved
40" 120Hz Feb 2014
Screen Size HD Type 3D Compatible Refresh Rate Release Date
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22 Reasons For

Seven Industry Awards

This Samsung television has received seven awards from television experts.

This Samsung TV received a "Recommended" from Trusted Reviews, Techradar, Hdtvtest.co.uk and Avforums.com all of whom decided that this TV was good.

This TV received a "Best Buy" from Itproportal.com who wrote that this mid-size TV would make a great purchase.

The writers at two other expert review sites both said that this mid-size TV was good. Overclockersonline.net gave this Samsung television an "Approved" award and it received a "4 Star" award from Besteproduct.nl.

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Average Expert Reviews

Based on twenty-two expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews and Techradar this TV has an average expert rating of 79%.

Excellent Brand

Samsung mid-size TVs have excellent ratings on average and across all TVs Samsung is one of the top rated manufacturers.

Good Technical Features

A number of people who reviewed the product reckoned that it had good features. Cnet.com said in their review of the Samsung UE40F6400 on expert website CNET.com “The Samsung UNF6400 offers attractive styling and a full complement of features for the price”. Expert review site Pcmag.com gave it a score of 4 stars and mentioned “It's equipped with all the bells and whistles you'd expect from a TV in this price range, including a generous catalog of W”. Pcmag.com also said “Features are abundant.”.

Good Picture Quality

Some Samsung UE40F6400 reviewers said in their reviews that the Samsung UE40F6400 had good colour saturation. Pcmag.com wrote on PC Mag three years ago “Samsung's F6400 line of mid-range LED Smart HDTVs delivers a sharp picture with colors that jump out from an inky black background” in their review of this TV. Digitalversus.com mentioned “Both have equally good colours.”.

Two Samsung UE40F6400 owners thought the product had good picture quality.

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Good Product Quality

Three Samsung UE40F6400 reviewers who reviewed it agreed that it was good quality. Morrison Frew wrote on Amazon “Was dead easy.I am delighted with the quality and with the price from this supplier”. Expert review site Cnet.com mentioned “Expensive shiny ones, ones with absolutely stunning image quality” in their review of this TV but they only rated this TV 3 stars. Three years ago Digitalversus.com scored the Samsung UE40F6400 80 out of 100 and mentioned “The Samsung UE46F6400 has surprisingly good picture quality, better than the more expensive Samsung F8000” in their review of the Samsung UE40F6400.

Easy to Use

One person who purchased it concluded that it was easy to handle. Hdtvtest.co.uk said “The Samsung UE40F6400 is a highly capable LED LCD television whose only major letdown is its handling of 3D Blu-ray movies”. One customer who reviewed this TV thought it was easy to use. Gabor Borsa mentioned in their Samsung UE40F6400 review on Amazon “AAA+++ perfect in every way, smart, brilliant, easy to use, more than just a tv”.

Smart TV Features Are Good

One person wrote in their reviews that it was good for watching TV catchup services. Expert website Whathifi.com wrote two years ago “All of UK's catch-up TV services? Exciting and immersive picture? Costs less than £500? Yes, please” in their Samsung UE40F6400 review.

One person wrote in their reviews that the product had good apps. Techradar.com said in their review of the Samsung UE40F6400 “Packed with apps within a reasonably polished Smart Hub system, there's plenty of contrast” and rated this TV 4 stars.

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Good 3D Picture Quality

One person who bought it thought it had a good 3D picture quality.

Good High Def TV

One Samsung UE40F6400 owner who reviewed it concluded that it was good at displaying high definition TV.

Good Connectivity

One customer mentioned in their reviews that this TV was good in terms of HDMI connections. Expert review site Whathifi.com mentioned two years ago “With a Full HD screen, active 3D, all the advantages of Samsung's excellent Smart Hub, multiple HDMI connections, two r” in their review of this TV and gave it a rating of 5 stars.

Nice Design

One Samsung UE40F6400 owner thought it was good looking.

Good Size

One person who reviewed it thought it was thin. Digitalversus.com mentioned “The only thing really holding this TV down is its narrow” and rated it 4 stars.

Three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

The Samsung UE40F6400 is a three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port TV. Most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to the UE40F6400 only have between one and two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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3D Compatible

The Samsung UE40F6400 is 3D compatible, unlike most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for a similar time to the UE40F6400 which are not 3D compatible.

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Supports Smart TV Features

Unlike most of the other TVs of this age and type which do not support smart TV features, the Samsung UE40F6400 supports smart TV features.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The UE40F6400 has a WiFi connection, which is unusual. Most of the other mid-size TVs that have been on the market for more than two years do not have a WiFi connection.

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Four HDMI Ports

four HDMI ports

Most TVs that were released more than two years ago have between one and four HDMI ports, including the UE40F6400 which has four HDMI ports.

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Three USB 3.0 Ports

three USB 3.0 ports

The UE40F6400 is a three USB 3.0 port TV. Most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for around the same time as the UE40F6400 only have between one and two USB 3.0 ports.

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Three USB 2.0 Ports

three USB 2.0 ports

The UE40F6400 is a three USB 2.0 port television.

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1080p Video Mode

This television supports a 1080p video mode, which is typical of many TVs of a comparable age and type to it.

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Has Two Smart Modes

The UE40F6400 has a greater number of smart modes than most mid-size TVs that have been available for a similar time to it. The most commonly found smart mode is Game, but this smart mode is not found on this television. The smart modes Cinema and Natural are also found on this TV.

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7 Reasons Against

Poor Support

A few people mentioned that this TV did not have good technical guidance. Three years ago Morrison Frew mentioned “The instructions were a little off - fitting the feet is best done using common sense” in their Samsung UE40F6400 review although they still scored it very highly. Morrison Frew also mentioned “The instructions are wrong and refer to something else”. Morrison Frew also said “The initial setting up of the TV was a little awkward with no "idiots guide" provided - so take your time”.

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for more than two years, the Samsung UE40F6400 does not have a built-in camera.

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Only Analog Tuner

This TV has an Analog & Digital tuner, which is the most frequently found tuner on mid-size TVs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The Samsung UE40F6400 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth noting that most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for more than two years also do not feature OLED technology.

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Only 2D Comb Filter

The UE40F6400 has a better comb filter than most TVs of this age and spec. This TV has a 2D comb filter, whereas most televisions of a similar type and age to it have a 3D comb filter.

This television's comb filter (2D) is in fact the worst comb filter across all mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to the UE40F6400.

The best comb filter across comparable types of television is 3D.

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Quite High Annual Energy Consumption

The average annual energy consumption of comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the UE40F6400 is 76kWh. The UE40F6400 has one of the higher annual energy consumptions (91 kilowatt hours) amongst mid-size TVs of this age.

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Only Mega Contrast Dynamic Contrast Ratio

This TV has a Mega Contrast dynamic contrast ratio, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Samsung UE40F6400

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on televisions of a comparable age and spec 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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Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Samsung released the UE40F6400.

Average Refresh Rate

The UE40F6400 has a fairly average refresh rate (120 hertz) compared to most of the other televisions of this age and spec.

If this TV refresh rate is not fast enough for you then you might want to consider the Sony KDL-42W705[plb_2142205_price] (200Hz).

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Average Thickness

With a thickness of 49.6 millimeters, the UE40F6400 has a pretty typical thickness compared to most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to the UE40F6400.

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Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
Refresh Rate
3D Type
LED Backlighting
Screen Shape
OLED Technology
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Comb Filter
Motion Interpolation Technology
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Display Resolution
Video Mode
Screen Format Adjustment
Aspect Ratio
3D Technology
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
Display Diagonal
Graphics Resolution
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner
Tuner
Smart TV
App
Audio
Audio System
Built-In Subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Dolby Technology
Audio Decoder
Audio Decoding Technology
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Ethernet LAN Port
RF Port
SCART Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Composite Video in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 Port
HDMI Version
HDMI Port
Consumer Electronics Control
Remote Output Port
Mobile High-Definition Link
DVI-D Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Networking
Miracast
Management Features
Smart Mode
OSD Language
Performance
Integrated Card Reader
Local Dimming
Face Detection
Picture Processing Technology
Design
Built-In Camera
LED Indicator
Colour
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interface
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Input Frequency
Power Consumption in Power Save Mode
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Maximum Power Consumption
Input Voltage
Certificates
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Package Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Height
Packaging Width
Packaging Content
3D Glasses Included
Cable Included
Other Features
USB Port
Technical Details

7 Awards

Techradar Recommended itproportal.com Best Buy Trusted Reviews Recommended avforums.com Recommended Overclockersonline.net Approved besteproduct.nl 4 Star hdtvtest.co.uk Recommended

Expert Reviews

(29)
5 March 2014

With everything the Samsung UE40F6400 has to offer at this knockdown price, it's hard not to be completely tempted.Not only does it come with all the bells and whistles (and then some more) of a...

11 January 2014

Overclockersonline.net

Every holiday season I like to keep an eye on the and deals in the New Year for ideas on what I can do around the house and home theatres seem to be at the top of the list. For some of you, it... Read more…

29 November 2013

Samsung's UN46F6400 ($1,449.99) is very similar to the company's UN46F6300 ($1,349.99). By LCD standards, they're practically identical?except the F6400 has a 240 Hz motion processor, and you're... Read more…

10 September 2013

The Samsung F6400 series of edge-lit HDTVs deliver a sharp picture with dark blacks and vibrant colors. Features are abundant, but the screen doesn't get very bright and the Smart Touch remote can...

9 September 2013

The Samsung F6400 series of edge-lit HDTVs deliver a sharp picture with dark blacks and vibrant colors. Features are abundant, but the screen doesn't get very bright and the Smart Touch remote can...

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User Reviews

(2)
Reviewed 30 July 2013 by Gabor Borsa
(Verified Purchase)

AAA+++ perfect in every way, smart , brilliant , easy to use ,more than just a tv.... I love it.

Reviewed 27 July 2013 by Morrison Frew
(Verified Purchase)

I was amazed at the speed of delivery - before their earliest date and fast enough to have been a local delivery. {The seller is in Italy and I live in Swansea}. It was carefully packed so no... Read more…

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Electricity cost when switched on $76.41
Electricity cost when on standby $0.47
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Total running cost over 5 years $76.88
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 13 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung ue40f6400, samsung ue40f6400a, samsung ue40f6400ak, samsung ue40f6400akx, samsung ue40f6400akxx, samsung ue40f6400akxxu
Barcodes 08806085424951, 08806085437807, 08806085437920, 08806085438057, 08806085462786, 08806085464322
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