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Samsung HG40NC690

Samsung HG40NC690
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A good spec but 4 year old 40" Full HD TV
40" Full HD 65.1mm No Mar 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type Thickness 3D Release Date
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Samsung HG40NC690 Review

With very good features, we have scored the Samsung HG40NC690 as follows:
77
Features
Good Features
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest televisions 2018.
This TV has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports Bluetooth
Direct-Lit LED hospitality TV
Premium slim direct-lit LED
SMART TV 2.0
Samsung LYNK SINC 3.0
Samsung LYNK REACH 3.0
H-Browser compatibility
Samsung allshare cast
Only Full HD
Smaller than average display diagonal

How Big is the Samsung HG40NC690?

The Samsung HG40NC690 is 906.6mm wide and 65.1mm tall. It is 532.9mm thick and weighs 7.8kg.

Samsung HG40NC690 front dimensions
Samsung HG40NC690 size in context

Samsung HG40NC690 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the TVs the display diagonals range from 13" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The display diagonal of the Samsung HG40NC690 of only 40" is smaller than 70% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the HG40NC690 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The HG40NC690's thickness of 65.1mm is fairly typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 64% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The HG40NC690 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of televisions also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Bluetooth

The HG40NC690 supports Bluetooth, unlike 80% of TVs which do not support Bluetooth.

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Has an Audio Input for DVI

The HG40NC690 has an audio input for DVI, unlike 93% of televisions which do not have an audio input for DVI.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The HG40NC690's contrast ratio (typical) of 5,000 is higher than average when compared to most other TVs. It is higher than 95% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The contrast ratios (typical) of TVs range from 300 to 5,000,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 38,000.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The HG40NC690 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 73% of TVs which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The average response time of all TVs is 6.9ms, with the fastest being 0.1ms and the slowest being 50ms. The HG40NC690's response time of 8ms is in the slowest 24% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Mounting Kit

The HG40NC690 has a mounting kit. 91% of TVs do not have a mounting kit.

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Has a DVI Port

The HG40NC690 has a DVI port, unlike 96% of TVs which do not have a DVI port.

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Supports Swivelling

The Samsung HG40NC690 supports swivelling, unlike 96% of TVs which do not support swivelling.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The HG40NC690 has an auto volume leveler. 83% of TVs do not have an auto volume leveler.

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Does Not Feature Voice Control

The Samsung HG40NC690 does not feature voice control. 86% of TVs also do not feature voice control.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The HG40NC690 supports Picture-in-Picture, which is unusual. 79% of TVs do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung hg40nc690dfxza

Barcodes:

00887276684376, 08806086010023

Frequently Asked Questions About the Samsung HG40NC690

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