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Samsung UE40ES5500

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User ratings:
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19 user ratings
5 stars
57 %
4 stars
21 %
3 stars
21 %
2 stars
0 %
1 stars
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Editorial reviews:
4
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4 editorial reviews
The Samsung UE40ES5500 is a decent budget LED TV, but motion quality is low even by LCD standards. Read our expert review for full detail.Read more
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Pros

  • good scaling and filtering performance as well as good resolution enhancement
  • Samsung UE46ES5500 can achieve and the uniformity of its lighting
  • strong dynamic range; pleasing colours; mostly excellent video

Cons

  • Yellow; too; was less yellow and more yellow-green
  • blue tint will creep into brighter shades
  • blue was a little too purple and green was mildly oversaturated

Key specs

  • Flat
  • 40 in
  • 1920, 1080 px
  • LCD
  • 50 Hz
  • no
  • yes
  • no

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Samsung UE40ES5500 - Pros & Cons

Samsung UE40ES5500

Pros

  • good scaling and filtering performance as well as good resolution enhancement
  • Samsung UE46ES5500 can achieve and the uniformity of its lighting
  • strong dynamic range; pleasing colours; mostly excellent video

Cons

  • Yellow; too; was less yellow and more yellow-green
  • blue tint will creep into brighter shades
  • blue was a little too purple and green was mildly oversaturated
  • skin tones had a slightly frosty look to them
  • Samsung UE40ES5500 has no advanced colour management controls
  • motion looks a little blurry and low on resolution
  • The mid-range sounds a bit overloaded in loud sequences
  • becomes too frail to lift ridiculously b
  • the TV does not support 3D playback
  • HDMIs do not support 3D inputs
  • low end gamma was adversely affected

Samsung UE40ES5500 - Technical Overview

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Screen size
40 in
Best:
Vizio RS120-B3
Screen size: 120 in
Refresh rate
50 Hz
Best:
Panasonic TC-P55VT60
Refresh rate: 3000 Hz
Resolution
1920 x 1080 px
Best:
Samsung GQ65Q900RGTXZG
Resolution: 7680 x 4320 px

Samsung UE40ES5500 Full Specifications

Display
Panel designFlat
Screen size40.0 in
Resolution1920 x 1080 px
Screen TechnologyLCD
LCD BacklightingLED
Aspect ratio16:9
Refresh rate50.0 Hz
HDRno
Quantum dot displayno
Motion enhancement (Frequency/Index)yes
Ultra HD certified (UHD/4K)no
Features
Internet features
  • Browser
  • Facebook
  • Netflix
  • Skype
  • Twitter
  • YouTube
Smart Tvyes
Smartphone Remote Supportyes
USB recording featureyes
Local dimmingyes
Picture-in-Pictureyes
Sleep timeryes
Time-shiftyes
3d technology
3D Supportno
Network
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)no
Built-in or included WiFi adapterUSB-adapter not included
DLNAyes
NFCno
Ethernetyes
Body with stand
Height23.84 in
Width36.51 in
Weight27.56 lb
Depth7.25 in
Energy efficiency
Energy classA
Annual Energy Use80.0 kWH/year
Power
Ac Frequency50.0 Hz
Power Consumption Sleep0.3 W
Power Consumption Max55.0 W
Connecting 9V/12V/14Vno
Video
File formats supported
  • AVC/H.264
  • AVI
  • DivX HD
  • DivX
  • MKV
  • MOV
  • MPEG1
  • MPEG2
  • MPEG4
  • TS
  • WMV
  • VC-1
  • Xvid
  • 3GP/3GPP
Video quality standards
  • 480i
  • 480p
  • 576i
  • 576p
  • 720p
  • 1080i
  • 1080p
Audio
Audio decodersDolby Digital
Speaker System
2-channel
File formats supported
  • AAC
  • FLAC
  • MP3
  • OGG
  • WMA
Headphone outputyes
Subtitles formats
  • SMI
  • SRT
  • SUB
  • TXT
Noise Reductionyes
Ergonomics
Vesa mountyes
Vesa interface type200x200mm
Connectivity
HDMI portyes
Number of HDMI ports4
HDMI version1.4
USByes
Number of USB ports2
USB 2.0 ports2
Number of component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) inputs1
Number of composite Inputs1
VGA portno
S-video portno
DVI portyes
DisplayPortno
Analogue RCA stereo inputyes
Analogue RCA stereo outputno
Audio return channel (ARC)yes
Digital coaxial portno
Digital optical portyes
MHLno
Body without stand
Height21.84 in
Width36.51 in
Weight22.8 lb
Depth1.85 in
Colour of productBlack
Shipping box
Height25.43 in
Width44.25 in
Weight30.86 lb
Depth5.0 in
Frame interpolation
Technology
CMR 100
Type of index/Measurement method
Samsung Clear Motion Rate 100
Image
File formats supported
  • BMP
  • JPEG/JPG
  • PNG
Tuner
Tuner typeAnalog & Digital
CI+yes
CI+ version1.2
Support for CI/CA moduleyes
Analogue TV tuner yes
Digital TV tuner yes

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