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Samsung UN55HU6840
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Samsung UN55HU6840

54.6" Flat Dec 2014
Screen Size HD Type Screen Shape Smart TV Features Release Date
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6 Reasons For

Samsung Has Excellent TV Reviews

Samsung is one of the top rated television brands according to average user and expert reviews, and Samsung also has excellent ratings for its 4K and 8K TVs.

Supports Smart TV Features

The UN55HU6840 supports smart TV features, as do most of the other televisions of a similar spec and age to the UN55HU6840.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The UN55HU6840 has a WiFi connection, as do most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to the UN55HU6840.

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Three USB 2.0 Ports

three USB 2.0 ports

The Samsung UN55HU6840 is a three USB 2.0 port TV.

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Four HDMI Ports

four HDMI ports

Most TVs that were launched around the same time as the UN55HU6840 have between one and four HDMI ports, including the UN55HU6840 which has four HDMI ports.

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Quite Thin

The thicknesses of 4K and 8K TVs that were launched more than a year ago range from 11mm to 100mm. With a thickness of only 50.8 millimeters, the UN55HU6840 has one of the thinner thicknesses amongst 4K and 8K TVs of this age.

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4 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

Like most of the other TVs that were launched more than a year ago, the UN55HU6840 is not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The Samsung UN55HU6840 does not have a built-in camera, although keep in mind that most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to the UN55HU6840 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other TVs that have been available for around the same time as the UN55HU6840, the UN55HU6840 does not feature OLED technology.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

With a motion interpolation frequency of only 240 hertz, the UN55HU6840 has a quite slow motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other televisions of a comparable age and type to the UN55HU6840. The average motion interpolation frequency of 4K and 8K TVs that were released one year ago is 810Hz, and the motion interpolation frequencies range from 100Hz to 2,400Hz.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Samsung UN55HU6840

4K Ultra HD HD Type

4K Ultra HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is 4K Ultra HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on TVs of a similar age and type to it. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Samsung released the UN55HU6840.


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Digital Audio Optical Out Port
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Consumer Electronics Control
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Composite Video Out Port
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Electricity cost when switched on $101.67
Electricity cost when on standby $2.36
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Total running cost over 5 years $104.03
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the Samsung UN55HU6840uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.67 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 18 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung 55hu6840, samsung 3840x2160, samsung un55hu6840, samsung un55ku6300, samsung un55ku6290, samsung un55hu6840f, samsung un55ku6300f, samsung un55ku6290f, samsung rbun55hu6840, samsung un55ku6300fx, samsung un55ku6290fx, samsung un55hu6840fx, samsung un55hu6840fxz, samsung un55ku6300fxz, samsung un55ku6290fxz, samsung un55ku6300fxza, samsung un55ku6290fxza, samsung un55hu6840fxza, samsung un55hu6840fxzar, samsung wwifiun55hu6840, samsung un55hu6840fxzarb
Barcodes 00696859938986, 00887276072579, 00887276145341, 696859938986R1

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