Mid-size TVs built by Samsung have excellent reviews on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all TVs (not just mid-size TVs) and found that Samsung also has excellent reviews across its entire range.
Only Released Eight Months Ago
The UN40J5200 was only relased by Samsung eight months ago.
Excellent Owner Reviews
Users have rated this television as terrific on average.
Like most of the other new mid-size TVs, the Samsung UN40J5200 is Smart TV.
Has a WiFi Connection
The UN40J5200 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other mid-size TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the UN40J5200 also have a WiFi connection.
Quite High RMS Rated Power
The RMS rated power of TVs that have been around for the last year range from 5W to 60W, and the average RMS rated power is 18W. At 20 Watts, the UN40J5200 has a fairly high RMS rated power compared to most of the other recently released mid-size TVs.
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At only 6.4 kilograms, the UN40J5200 is quite light compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that were launched around the same time as the UN40J5200. The average weight of mid-size TVs that have been available for around the same time as the UN40J5200 is 9.4kg, and the weights range from 1kg to 36kg.
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Not 3D Compatible
The UN40J5200 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other recently released mid-size TVs are also not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Like most of the other comparable spec TVs that came out in the last 12 months, the UN40J5200 does not have a built-in camera.
Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency
At only 60 hertz, the UN40J5200 has a quite slow motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other new mid-size TVs. The motion interpolation frequencies of newly released mid-size TVs range from 50Hz to 1,800Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 300Hz.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The UN40J5200 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other new mid-size TVs also do not feature OLED technology.
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Full HD HD Type
The display resolution of the this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on mid-size TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to it. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
With a thickness of 58.42 millimeters, the UN40J5200 has a pretty typical thickness compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that were released in the last year.
Motion Interpolation Frequency
1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Digital Signal Format System
Smart TV Features
RMS Rated Power
MS10, DTS Premium Sound 5.1, DTS Studio Sound, DTS
Dolby Digital, DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
Dolby MS10, DTS Premium Sound 5.1, DTS Studio Sound
I had two older Samsung TV's that gave me issues in the past so I was reluctant to purchase another Samsung. The only reason I went ahead is because of the awesome price on this TV and because... Read more…
Knochen would recommend the Samsung UN40J5200 (Verified Purchase)
This TV is the right size for our room and does everything the larger sets do with WiFi and setup options. I am glad to have added the Samsung sound bar which too was relatively easy to set up and... Read more…
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.41 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 11 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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