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Samsung UN40D5500
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Samsung UN40D5500

40" 120Hz 30.48mm Sep 2012
Screen Size HD Type Refresh Rate Thickness Release Date
See for yourself how Clear Motion Rate 120 delivers fast moving images with outstanding clarity. The Samsung UN40D5500 LED TV delivers unparalleled Full HD 1080p resolution on a brilliant 40-inch... More
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Samsung UN40D5500 REVIEW

11 Reasons For

Expert Reviews Are Average

Three experts from sites including asia.cnet.com, plasmatvbuyingguide.com and parentesis.com have rated this mid-size TV on average 75%.

Good Brand

Samsung has good average ratings for its mid-size TVs as well as across its entire TV range compared to other manufacturers.

Good Picture Quality

Two Samsung UN40D5500 reviewers who bought it considered that it had good picture quality.

One person who reviewed the product reckoned that it had a good contrast ratio. Four years ago expert website Televisioninfo.com wrote in their review “There are some “premiums upgrades” you’re paying for, like LED backlighting, dynamic contrast ratio”.

One customer concluded that this TV had a good refresh rate. Four years ago expert review site Televisioninfo.com mentioned “A faster refresh rate” in their review.

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Good Product Quality

Several Samsung UN40D5500 owners who reviewed the Samsung UN40D5500 thought it was good quality. Expert review site Plasmatvbuyingguide.com rated it 75 out of 100 and wrote “A swivel standHD picture quality is very good”.

Good Technical Features

One person who purchased the product mentioned that it had good features. Asia.cnet.com said in their review of the Samsung UN40D5500 “The UA40D5500 is the highest-end 2D display with advanced features from Samsung's 2011 TV lineup” and scored it 4 stars.

Good Size

One Samsung UN40D5500 owner who reviewed it said that it was a good depth.

Nice Design

One Samsung UN40D5500 owner reckoned that the product was aesthetic. Five years ago expert website Plasmatvbuyingguide.com scored the product 4 stars and mentioned “What it does have is a very nice HD picture quality, great aesthetic design with only a 1.2" depth bezel, good value for picture quality in the 40" size” in their review.

Good High Def TV

One customer considered that it was good at displaying high definition TV.

Four HDMI Ports

four HDMI ports

The UN40D5500 is a four HDMI port TV. Most of the other televisions that were launched more than two years ago have between one and four HDMI ports.

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1080p Video Mode

This TV supports a 1080p video mode, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to it.

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Very Thin

The Samsung UN40D5500 has one of the thinner thicknesses (only 30.48 millimeters) amongst mid-size TVs of this age. The average thickness of televisions of a comparable age and spec to the UN40D5500 is 62mm.

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5 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a WiFi Connection

Like most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for a similar time to the UN40D5500, the UN40D5500 does not have a WiFi connection.

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Does Not Support Smart TV Features

Like most of the other mid-size TVs that came out around the same time as the UN40D5500, the UN40D5500 does not support smart TV features.

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Not 3D Compatible

Most TVs of this type and age are not 3D compatible. The Samsung UN40D5500 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other mid-size TVs that were launched more than two years ago, the Samsung UN40D5500 does not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other comparable spec TVs that are a similar age to the UN40D5500, the UN40D5500 does not feature OLED technology.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Samsung UN40D5500

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many televisions of this age and type. 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 Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when Samsung released the UN40D5500.

Average Refresh Rate

With a refresh rate of 120 hertz, the UN40D5500 has a relatively average refresh rate compared to most of the other televisions that were launched more than two years ago.

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Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
3D Compatible
Refresh Rate
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Display Resolution
Video Mode
Aspect Ratio
Graphics Resolution
TV Tuner
Auto Channel Search Feature
Digital Signal Format System
Smart TV
Audio
Audio System
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Built-In Speaker
Auto Volume Leveler
Ports & Interfaces
Ethernet LAN Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
PC Audio in Port
Composite Video in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
Audio Input Port for DVI
DVI Port
HDCP Security Feature
PC in Port
HDMI Port
Consumer Electronics Control
VGA Port
Networking
WiFi Connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
Management Features
Sleep Timer
Auto Power Off
Performance
Game Mode
Design
Colour
Ergonomics
Power
Standby Power Consumption
Certificates
DLNA Certificate
Energy Star Certification
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Package Weight
Package Dimensions
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Content
Operational Conditions
Technical Details
Other Features
Special Features

Expert Reviews

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26 January 2012

The Samsung UN32D5500 is a 32-inch TV in a sea of less expensive 32-inch TVs. Some of the competition is bargain-basement garbage, but there are plenty of excellent 32-inch TVs we?ve reviewed that...

26 January 2012

The Samsung UN32D5500 has a rather high MSRP of $699, considering it's only a 32-inch TV. There are some "premiums upgrades" you're paying for, like LED backlighting, dynamic contrast ratio, and a... Read more…

What it does have is a very nice HD picture quality, great aesthetic design with only a 1.2" depth bezel, good value for picture quality in the 40" size, a swivel standHD picture quality is very... Read more…

1 July 2011

Expect the Samsung UA40D5500 to deliver crisp and clean visuals, though film judder for 24p Blu-ray Discs and the omission of a Web browser are potential issues...

9 October 2011

Bir zamanlar evlerin salonlar?nda en çok hava at?lacak e?yalar vitrinlerken, art?k televizyonlar ve ses sistemleri dikkat çeken ürünler oluyorlar. Samsung'un 46D5500 model LED televizyonu da,... Read more…

27 April 2012

Sharp LC-32LE630E i Samsung UE32D5500 to dwa bardzo popularne telewizory w segmencie odbiorników do 32?. Sensownie wyposa?one, funkcjonalne i stosunkowo niedrogie, stanowi? nielada gratk? dla... Read more…

Sharp and clean visuals
Plasma-like hues and good blacks
Smart TV with VOD apps
Wi-Fi-ready
DTS surround sound support
24p Blu-rays look judderish
No Web browser for Smart TV
Visible image cropping for 16 9 aspect ratio
No cuenta con conexin a Internet y el marco transparente puede parecer frgil y delicado
21 May 2011

Es perfecto para quienes cuentan con una sala amplia y quieren complementar su diseño con una pieza elegante, dispone de muchas características de conectividad, como puertos USB para reproducir...

21 March 2012

A doporu?eníPro záv?r jsem si je?t? nechal n?kolik dojm? z pou?ívání 32" LCD TV jako po?íta?ového monitoru. Nemohu si pomoci, ale moc ?ikovné a ?iroce nasaditelné mi to nep?ipadá....

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers un40d5500, un40d5500r, un40d5500rf, framethetv un40d5500
Barcodes 00036725235830, 00610395125822

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