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Samsung 40" Black LED 1080P Smart HDTV - UN40H5500

Abt Model: UN40H5500 | UPC Code: 887276692982
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Full HD 1080p Resolution/ Wide Color Enhancer Plus/ Clear Motion Rate 120/ Smart TV/ Smart Hub/ Smart Apps/ Voice Interaction/ Dual Screen/ Quad Core Processor/ Screen Mirroring/ Full Web Browser/ Built-In Wi-Fi/ Eco Senor/ Black Finish
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Samsung 40" Black LED 1080P Smart HDTV - UN40H5500 / UN40H5500AFXZA

Experience vivid color and dramatic contrast with Samsung LED TVs. Your favorite movies, sports and shows will be more vibrant, dynamic and detailed with Micro Dimming technology, which makes your whites whiter, your blacks deeper.

Key Features:

  • Type: LED
  • Screen Size: 40.0" Measured Diagonally
  • Resolution:1080p
  • Apps Platform:Yes
  • Anynet+™ (HDMI-CEC): Yes
  • HDMI: 3

Features:

Full HD
Experience vivid color and dramatic contrast with Samsung LED TVs. Your favorite movies, sports and shows will be more vibrant, dynamic and detailed with Micro Dimming technology, which makes your whites whiter, your blacks deeper.

Wide Color Enhancer Plus
With Wide Color Enhancer Plus, you'll witness a wider spectrum of colors on your screen, just like the director intended. You'll enjoy enriched colors while watching your favorite movies, and shows, even if it's older, non-HD content.

Clear Motion Rate 120
View every detail of action packed movies and sports with Clear Motion Rate 120, a great level of motion clarity. The Samsung CMR uses the frame refresh rate, image processor speed and backlight technology to measure fast action.

Smart TV
Explore movies, shows, apps and social media on the intuitive and intelligent Samsung Smart TVs. Browse a new world of TV entertainment quickly and simply with a powerful processor and helpful tools like S Recommendation.

Smart Hub
Enjoy everything you love in one place. The interface organizes your entertainment and content into 5 panels. Effortlessly navigate through live TV, movies, streaming content, social networks, apps and more.

Smart Apps
Enjoy a world of new apps, including sports, movies, social media, television on-demand, interactive games, weather and more. Connect to what you love, 24/7. All apps are built specifically for your Smart TV and available from Samsung Apps.

S-Recommendation
Receive personalized TV and movie recommendations based on your own preferences and what's popular and trending. Just ask your TV things like "what action movies are on" or open the Smart Hub to browse suggestions.

Voice Interaction
Easily control your TV with Voice Interaction. Voice command lets you talk to the TV to search what's on or to perform basic commands such as "last channel," "record" or "turn off." You can also add an acessory camera, which recognizes your hand motions to browse the Smart Hub, play games and more."

Dual Screen
Do two things at once with the multi-tasking Dual Screen. Browse the web, check social media or stream a video from YouTube while you watch TV. Research that famous golf swing while watching it in action on side-by-side screens.

Quad Core Processor
Quad Core eliminates lag to give you a fluid browsing experience. It enables you to switch between apps, stream content and multi-task faster. This extra power also provides faster page refreshing.

Full Web Browser
Browse the web on your Smart TV to find the latest content. Enjoy everything from online shopping, social media browsing, entertainment news and the latest YouTube hits. Catch up on the latest content, and then go back to watching TV.

Smart View 2.0
Turn your phone, computer or tablet into a second TV with Smart View 2.0. Whatever is playing on your TV, Netflix, VOD or live TV is streamed to your mobile device as well. This lets you watch your favorite movies, shows and sports all around the house.

Screen Mirroring
The screen mirroring feature allows you to mirror your phone or other compatible mobile device's screen onto the TVs screen wirelessly. This feature allows you to use your big screen television instead of your devices smaller screen for showing content, media playback, or other function.

Anynet+
With Samsung Anynet+ you'll enjoy expanded control and seamless functionality between all your Samsung HDMI connected compatible devices such as your Samsung TV, Blu-ray Disc player, Home Theater System and more.

ConnectShare™ Movie
Watch videos, play music or view photos from a USB connection with ConnectShare™ Movie. You don't need a PC or special equipment—just plug your USB directly into your Samsung TV's USB Port and entertain family and friends.

DIRECTV® Ready
All Samsung 2014 Smart TVs are DIRECTV® Ready. With DIRECTV's Genie Whole-Home HD-DVR, you can enjoy the full DIRECTV experience without the additional receiver. You'll also save energy since you won't need multiple set-top boxes.

Wi-Fi
With Wi-Fi built right into your TV, it's easy to connect to your existing wireless network. Browse the web, access Samsung Apps or other Smart TV features*. Wi-Fi makes it easy to enjoy all types of content on demand.

Eco Senor
With Eco Sensor, your TV can intelligently adapt its picture according to the intensity of the light in the room. This technology measures the amount of existing light and automatically adjusts the brightness of the image on the TV.

ENERGY STAR
This Samsung TV meets all ENERGY STAR energy-efficiency requirements. This means more energy savings and lower utility bills for you, and a smaller carbon footprint for the environment. See energystar.gov for more information.

HDMI
Connect your TV and audio systems for a better HD experience when watching your favorite movies, shows and sports. The HDMI connection transmits HD video and audio over a single cable.

DTS Premium Sound™
Decoding with DTS Studio Sound™ processing -Decodes DTS-encoded content, such as TV programming, Blu-ray movies and streaming media, and processes stereo content to deliver an optimized surround sound experience with enhanced bass response, clear dialog and consistent volume levels.

Specifications:

Series: 5500
Design

  • Type: LED
  • Bezel Width: 0.3" thin
  • Stand Type (Color): Square Stand (Black Hairline)
  • Swivel Stand (Left/Right): Yes

Video

  • Screen Size: 40.0" Measured Diagonally
  • Resolution: 1920 x 1080
  • Resolution: 1080p
  • Clear Motion Rate: 480

Audio

  • Dolby: Yes
  • Sound Effect: DTS Studio Sound
  • DTS Premium Sound: DTS Premium Sound 5.1
  • Sound Output (RMS): 10W x 2
  • Speaker Type: Down Firing + Full Range

Wireless Connectivity

  • Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi Capable
  • Wi-Fi Direct: Yes

Features

  • Smart Hub: Yes
  • Processor: Quad Core
  • Apps Platform: Yes
  • Motion Control: Ready
  • AllShare™: Yes
  • Smart View 2.0: Content Sharing + Smart View
  • Smart View: Yes
  • Wide Color Enhancer: Wide Color Enhancer Plus
  • ConnectShare™: ConnectShare™ Movie
  • RVU: Yes (Direct TV Only)
  • OSD Language: English, Spanish, French
  • Anynet+™ (HDMI-CEC): Yes
  • Closed Captioning: Yes
  • Electronic Program Guide (Channel Guide): Yes
  • History: Yes
  • V-Chip: Yes
  • WiFi Direct: Yes
  • Game Mode: Yes
  • Eco Sensor: Yes

Inputs & Outputs

  • HDMI: 3
  • USB 2.0: 2
  • Ethernet: 1
  • Component: 1
  • Composite In (AV): 1 (Shared with Component)
  • RF In (Terrestrial/Cable Input): 1
  • Digital Audio Out (Optical): 1
  • Audio Out Mini Jack: 1
  • IR out: Yes

Power

  • ENERGY STAR® Compliant: Yes
  • Power Supply (V): AC110-120V 60Hz
  • Typical Power Consumption: 38W
  • Maximum Power Consumption: 98W
  • Standby Power Consumption: Under 0.3W

System

  • TV Tuner* System: ATSC / Clear QAM

Accessory

  • IR Extender Cable: Yes
  • Remote Control Battery: Yes
  • Mini Wall Mount Compatibility: Yes
  • Vesa Wall Mount Compatibility: Yes
  • Slim Gender Cable: Yes
  • Power Cable: Yes
  • User Manual: Yes
  • E-Manual: Yes

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Product (with stand)
    • Width: 35.7''
    • Height: 22.8''
    • Depth: 7.7''
  • Product (without stand)
    • Width: 35.7''
    • Height: 21''
    • Depth: 2.7''  
  • Shipping
    • Width: 43.3"
    • Height: 23.6"
    • Depth: 4.7"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit
    • With Stand: 18.3 lbs
    • Without Stand: 17.0 lbs
  • Shipping: 22.7 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor

*Pop-Up Camera only applies on frames version TV
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Television TypeLED
Screen Size (inches)40
Aspect Ratio16:09
Resolution1080p
Curved PanelNo
3DNo
Number of Speakers2
Speaker Power Per Channel10 Watts
LEDYes
Built-In WiFiYes
Internet Movie StreamingYes
Number of HDMI Inputs3
USB PortYes
Built-in-TunerYes
Input ConnectorsHDMI, USB, Component, Composite
Output ConnectorsDigital Audio, Audio Out, IR
Wall-MountableYes
Width (inches)35.7
Height (inches)21
Panel Depth (inches)2.7
  

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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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4.6

(based on 1177 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (864)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (232)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (41)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (21)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (19)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Realistic color (938)
  • Bright display (913)
  • Lightweight (843)
  • Built-in speakers (617)
  • Inexpensive (579)

Cons

  • Did not meet expectations (77)
  • Poor quality (25)
  • HDMI connection (9)
  • Not high def (7)
  • Speakers (5)

Best Uses

  • Home (9)
  • Bedroom (7)
  • Movies (4)
  • Attached to computer (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual user (11), Enthusiast (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (14), Yes (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great picture

I went to big box store that had rows of tvs and the picture on the Samsung stood out from the rest. I got a great price and took it home and put the...Read complete review

I went to big box store that had rows of tvs and the picture on the Samsung stood out from the rest. I got a great price and took it home and put the stand on hooked up my Roku and was watching Tv in less than 15 minutes. Did I mention I'm a 66 yrs old and technically challenged? This is my bedroom tv and I'm using an indoor antenna and Roku and the tv has a great picture. If you are going to be using several additional devices you may want a model with more ports. This an easy to use tv with a simple to use remote. The only improvement I would make is glow in the dark numbers on remote. The sound quality is good. I'm very happy with my purchase and would highly recommend this tv. . I did research on line and found Samsung tvs highly rated.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Great Picture and Features; Dissapointed with wifi performance

I bought this TV today after assessing the features of the various models. I wanted the Internet apps and especially the built in wireless adapter. I love the picture and the performance of the...Read complete review

I bought this TV today after assessing the features of the various models. I wanted the Internet apps and especially the built in wireless adapter. I love the picture and the performance of the speakers. The TV is in the master bedroom. I have analog cable and DTV cable. I was surprised at the quality of the analog cable channels. As the salesman at Best Buy told us the speakers are adequate (quite good) in the bedroom. I am able to use a USB mouse and keyboard. The remote is nearly useless for any character input for setting up the wireless connection and for the internet. The master bedroom on the second floor at the other side of the house from the wireless router. I am using 802.11n at both 2.4 GHz and 5 Ghz. I was initially unable to configure the wifi on the TV. I brought the TV to the den and connected it with an ethernet cable and updated the firmware and checked out the Internet features. I found the setup easy with the wired connection. In the den I was easily able to connect wirelessly. Back in the master bedroom I had problems. The TV only intermittently detected the wireless signals. When it detected a signal 2.4 GHz showed three bars and at 5 GHz there were two bars. After much trial and error I was able to connect to wifi at 2.4 GHz. Error messages are non-existent. Sometimes when searching for a signal the TV would not accept inputs from the remote. It was pass/fail with no help diagnosing the problem. I found that some web pages require a newer version of the Flash player. I have not discovered how to update the player.

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4.0

Great Picture and Great Value

By 

from Eagan, Mn

Pros

  • Bright display
  • Inexpensive
  • Lightweight
  • met all my expectations.
  • Realistic color

Cons

    Best Uses

      This TV was a super value. The picture is very clear. Very easy to set up. If this new Samsung TV is anything like my other Samsung, I will be enjoying this TV for a long time. Definitely recommend Samsung TVs.

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      5.0

      Samsung TV

      By 

      from Seattle, WA, USA

      Pros

      • Bright display
      • Built-in speakers
      • Inexpensive
      • Lightweight

      Cons

        Best Uses

          This is not a smart Tv. But it works best with Roku TV. Overall features are very good. Picture and sound quality is fantastic.. Awesome product at great price.. Loved it...

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          4.0

          Good value for price, but...

          By 

          from Southern Maryland, MD, USA

          Pros

          • Inexpensive

          Cons

          • can't fix picture left clipping.
          • Did not meet expectations

          Best Uses

            Picture is clipped on left side. Not much, but like seeing someone with spinach in their teeth, very annoying. I've done everything... tried shifting picture to right, did a system reset. Problem remains.

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            5.0

            Like it

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            from Undisclosed

            Pros

            • Bright display
            • Built-in speakers
            • Inexpensive
            • Realistic color

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Needed a cheap TV in a hurry. It has a good picture .

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                5.0

                Great for the Garage

                By 

                from Modesto, CA, USA

                Pros

                • Bright display
                • Inexpensive
                • Realistic color

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    I bought this t.v. to place in my garage. Other t.v.'s placed in the same location had a washed out picture and were hard to see because of the light coming in from in front of the t.v. The picture on this t.v. is great and I am able to see it from all angles.

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                    5.0

                    Awesome TV

                    By 

                    from Hadley, NY

                    Pros

                    • Bright display
                    • Built-in speakers
                    • Durable
                    • i've purchased many samsung tv's. never disappoint
                    • Inexpensive
                    • Lightweight
                    • Realistic color

                    Cons

                    • really have nothing bad to say.

                    Best Uses

                      Samsung TV's picture clarity, color and features are phenomenal. I only buy Samsung electronic products. You cannot compare the picture to any other brand. Prices are great, and you get a great product for your money.

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                      5.0

                      Great value

                      By 

                      from New York, NY

                      Pros

                      • Bright display
                      • Built-in speakers
                      • Inexpensive
                      • Realistic color

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                          Affordable 40 inch TV with pretty good video and sound quality. I only use it to connect to my computer with HDMI.

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                          5.0

                          Great TV

                          By 

                          from Bristol, VA, USA

                          Pros

                          • Bright display
                          • Inexpensive
                          • Realistic color

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                              Purchased for sun room. Color is great out of the box, with no adjustments.

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                              5.0

                              Samsung has excellent products

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                              from Undisclosed

                              Pros

                              • Durable
                              • Realistic color

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                  Excellent TV.......have bought Samsung in the past and will continue to buy Samsung in the future.

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                                  5.0

                                  HD television with excellent features

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                                  from Undisclosed

                                  Pros

                                  • Bright display
                                  • easy to use features
                                  • Inexpensive
                                  • Lightweight
                                  • Realistic color

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                      Clear picture and excellent features, easy set-up.

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                                      Samsung 40" Black LED 1080P Smart HDTV

                                      Samsung 40" Black LED 1080P Smart HDTV

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