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Samsung HG40NB690

Samsung HG40NB690

40" Direct-Lit LED Apr 2013
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D LED Backlighting Type Release Date
Direct-lit LED technology provides the brilliance and energy savings advantages of LED technology, along with the uniform brightness typical of CCFL displays. It's possible to upgrade your rooms... More
$64.18 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
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6 Reasons For

Samsung Has Good Reviews for Its TVs

Samsung mid-size TVs have good ratings on average and across all TVs Samsung is one of the superior manufacturers.

3D Compatible

The Samsung HG40NB690 is 3D compatible. Most of the other TVs of this age and type 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 HG40NB690 supports smart TV features.

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Four HDMI Ports

four HDMI ports

The Samsung HG40NB690 is a four HDMI port television. Most of the other mid-size TVs that have been on the market for more than two years have between one and four HDMI ports.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

The HG40NB690 has one of the higher RMS rated power (20 Watts) amongst mid-size TVs of this age. The lowest RMS rated power of comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the HG40NB690 is 2W and the highest is 80W.

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Not Included Optical Disc Drive

This television has a Not included optical disc drive, which is typical of many TVs of a comparable age and spec to it.

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5 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a WiFi Connection

Most comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the HG40NB690 do not have a WiFi connection. The Samsung HG40NB690 is no exception to this as it too does not have a WiFi connection.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The HG40NB690 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to the HG40NB690 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Only Analog Tuner

This TV has an Analog & Digital tuner, which is typical of many TVs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Most comparable spec televisions that came out more than two years ago do not feature OLED technology. The Samsung HG40NB690 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

Most televisions of a comparable age and type to the HG40NB690 have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, including the HG40NB690 which has one USB 2.0 port.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Samsung HG40NB690

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that were launched around the same time as 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 Three Years Ago

This television was released over three years ago.

Average Thickness

At 49.6 millimeters, the HG40NB690 has a pretty average thickness compared to most of the other TVs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
3D
LED Backlighting Type
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Response Time
Display Brightness
Display Resolution
Supported 3D Technologies
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Viewing Angle, Vertical
TV Tuner
Auto Channel Search
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner Type
Smart TV
Smart TV
Internet TV
Audio
Audio System
Built-In Subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Auto Volume Leveler
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
Digital Audio Optical Out
Composite Video in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
DVI Port
HDMI Version
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
RJ-12 Ports Quantity
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Management Features
Sleep Timer
Picture-in-Picture
On Screen Display (OSD)
Auto Power Off
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
Performance
Optical Disc Player Type
Card Reader Integrated
Game Mode
BD Wise
Local Dimming
Design
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
Swivel Angle Range
VESA Mounting Interfaces
Swivelling
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Power Consumption (max)
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight
Package Weight
Weight With Stand
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Package Height
Package Width
Packaging Content
Batteries Included
Handheld Remote Control
Mounting Kit
Cables Included
Quick Start Guide

Brochures and Manuals

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $62.57
Electricity cost when on standby $2.29
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Total running cost over 5 years $64.86
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the Samsung HG40NB690uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
0.43T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.43 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 11 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hg40nb690, hg40nb690q, hg40nb690qf, samsung hg40nb690, samsung hg40nb690q, samsung hg40nb690qf, samsung hg40nb690qfx, samsung hg40nb690qfxz, samsung hg40nb690qfxza
Barcodes 00175433567939, 00887276025599, 08806085688681
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