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Samsung UN40H5201

76

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Samsung UN40H5201

$299.00
Samsung UN40H5201

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A good spec and very economical to run 40" Full HD TV, with a low price
40" Full HD No 94mm May 2016
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Samsung UN40H5201 Review

With very low running costs and very good features, we have ranked the Samsung UN40H5201 number 378 across all TVs.
76
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
90
Running Costs
$52 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

At over a year old this television is slightly out of date, and newer televisions with more up to date technology are available. View the latest televisions 2018.
It has running costs of $52 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,333 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
This TV has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Has an ECO mode
Only Full HD
Smaller than average display diagonal

How Big is the Samsung UN40H5201?

The Samsung UN40H5201 is 927.1mm wide and 94mm tall. It is 551.2mm thick and weighs 8.9kg.

Samsung UN40H5201 front dimensions
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Samsung UN40H5201 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the cheapest 80% of televisions, it has mediocre features and at $299.00 it does not seem like great value for money overall.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The average running cost of the UN40H5201 is $52 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,333 televisions.

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Features

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The UN40H5201's display diagonal of only 40" is smaller than 72% of all televisions when sorted by this feature. The display diagonals of TVs range from 13" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The Samsung UN40H5201 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although it is worth noting that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The Samsung UN40H5201 is not 3D, although keep in mind that 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Very Thick

The average thickness of all TVs is 60mm, with the thinnest being 1.7mm and the thickest being 100mm. The thickness of the Samsung UN40H5201 of 94mm is very thick compared to most other TVs. It is thicker than 97% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The UN40H5201 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

Across all the TVs the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 450Hz. The Samsung UN40H5201's motion interpolation frequency of only 120Hz is in the slowest 29% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Has an ECO Mode

The UN40H5201 has an ECO mode, unlike 91% of TVs which do not have an ECO mode.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The UN40H5201 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 73% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung un40h5201afxza

Barcodes:

00722301866337, 00748252414854, 748252414854R1, 887276059761R1

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