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Samsung UN40H5203

$349.00
Samsung UN40H5203
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A very economical to run and classic 40" Full HD television, with a good price and great features
40" Full HD No 93.98mm Jun 2014
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2# SAMSUNG UN40H5203,40"1080P 60HZ LED SMART HDTV,UN40H5203AF UN40H5203AFXZA (Brand new, unopened) - on
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Samsung UN40H5203 Review

With excellent reviews and very low running costs, we have ranked the Samsung UN40H5203 number 59 across all TVs.
96
Reviews
1,000 Reviews
84
Value for Money
Very Good
82
Features
Fully-Featured
91
Running Costs
$52 Over 5 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 84?

It has outstanding user reviews with 94% of buyers recommending this television to others.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer TVs with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest televisions 2018.
This Samsung TV 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.
The UN40H5203 has some great features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Energy Star certified
Supports Wi-Fi Direct
Has a wide color enhancer
Full HD resolution
Clear motion rate 120
Wide color enhancer plus
Smart TV
Smart hub
S recommendation
Full web browser
Screen mirroring
DTS studio soundtm

How Big is the Samsung UN40H5203?

The Samsung UN40H5203 is 927.1mm wide and 93.98mm tall. It is 551.18mm thick and weighs 8.9kg.

Samsung UN40H5203 front dimensions
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Samsung UN40H5203 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Alright Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $349.00 it is still cheaper than 74% of televisions.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the UN40H5203 will cost $52 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 4,333 TVs.

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Features

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly 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

The display diagonal of the UN40H5203 of only 40" is smaller than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the smallest 32% of all TVs when ordered 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 UN40H5203 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The Samsung UN40H5203 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Very Thick

The average thickness of all televisions is 60mm, with the thinnest being 1.7mm and the thickest being 100mm. The thickness of the Samsung UN40H5203 of 94mm is in the thickest 3% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The Samsung UN40H5203 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of televisions.

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Energy Star Certified

The Samsung UN40H5203 is Energy Star certified, which is unusual. 83% of TVs are not Energy Star certified.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Samsung UN40H5203 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 73% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

The UN40H5203's RMS rated power of only 10W is in the lowest 10% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The average RMS rated power of all TVs is 21W, with the lowest being 2W and the highest being 200W.

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

The Samsung UN40H5203 does not feature local dimming. 76% of TVs also do not feature local dimming.

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Has a Wide Color Enhancer

The Samsung UN40H5203 has a wide color enhancer, which is unusual. 95% of TVs do not have a wide color enhancer.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

Across all the televisions the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 450Hz. The motion interpolation frequency of the UN40H5203 of only 120Hz is slower than 72% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung un40h5203arb, samsung un40h5203af, hdtvun40h5203af, un40h5203afxza

Barcodes:

00638499464586, 00748252537249, 00887276055886, 00887276056098, 00999990009219, 08872760558860, 748252537249R1, 887276055886R1

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