Samsung UN40J5500
Samsung UN40J5500
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Samsung UN40J5500

A very highly rated 40 inch Full HD TV with good features
40" Full HD No No Mar 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
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Samsung UN40J5500 Review

792 Reviews
Good Features
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Why Has it Scored 63?

It has outstanding user reviews with 96% 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 TVs 2017.
This Samsung TV has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports Bluetooth
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology

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Samsung UN40J5500 In-Depth Analysis


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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Average Display Diagonal

The UN40J5500's display diagonal of 40" is pretty average compared to most other TVs. It is in the smallest 1% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The UN40J5500 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth noting that 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

The Samsung UN40J5500 is not 3D, although keep in mind that 74% of televisions are also not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the UN40J5500 of 66mm is fairly typical compared to most other televisions. It is in the thinnest 1% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi


The Samsung UN40J5500 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of televisions also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Bluetooth

The Samsung UN40J5500 supports Bluetooth, which is unusual. 81% of televisions do not support Bluetooth.

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Features Local Dimming

The UN40J5500 features local dimming. 76% of televisions do not feature local dimming.

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Energy Star Certified

The UN40J5500 is Energy Star certified. 84% of TVs are not Energy Star certified.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Samsung UN40J5500 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 72% of TVs which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Average High Frequency Rate

The high frequency rate of the Samsung UN40J5500 of 60Hz is fairly typical compared to most other televisions. It is in the slowest 1% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Fairly High RMS Rated Power

Televisions have RMS rated powers of between 2W and 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The Samsung UN40J5500's RMS rated power of 20W is in the highest 25% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Supports BD Wise

The UN40J5500 supports BD Wise, unlike 90% of televisions which do not support BD Wise.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung un40j5500afxzarb, samsung viprbun40j5500af, samsung rbun40j5500afxza
Barcodes 00190403064256, 00736211930583, 00887276087832, 718122797394R1

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