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Samsung HT-E4200

Samsung HT-E4200
alaScore 82

185 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 185 reviews of Samsung HT-E4200. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. People are impressed by the design and size. The price and usability are also appreciated. Views are divided on the reliability.

usability, price, size, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Samsung HT-E4200 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung HT-E4200

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 18 user reviews of Samsung HT-E4200 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Home Theater Systems on Amazon.co.uk. Opinions about the design and size are overall positive. The usability and price are also appreciated. There are some negative reviews about the reliability.

price, usability, size, design

reliability

89% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung HT-E4200 3D Smart 500W 2.1 Channel Blu-ray Home Cinema System, Wi-Fi-Ready (Old model)Samsung HT-E4200 3D Smart 500W 2.1 Channel Blu-ray Home Cinema System, Wi-Fi-Ready (Old model)

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: Ian (reevoo.com)

Samsung HT-E4200

 

Simple to set-up. Integration with Samsung TV

Crazy sort order on dnla (who wants album tracks in alphabetical orser!)

Mar, 2013

Consumer review by: Kevin (reevoo.com)

Samsung HT-E4200

 

great cinema sound .easy to set up .500w for that price good value

none yet

Feb, 2013

Consumer review by: Calum (reevoo.com)

Samsung HT-E4200

 

compact, tidy.

less easy to control when delivering TV sound

Dec, 2012

Consumer review by: Natalie (reevoo.com)

Samsung HT-E4200

 

Excellent sound Design - aesthetically pleasing and does not need lots of space. Good value for money. Excellent transfer of visuals to TV - excellent resolution

Instruction manual is very difficult to understand even for the technically literate. Difficulties with operation.

Dec, 2012

Consumer review by: Paul (reevoo.com)

Samsung HT-ES4200

 

Small and compact with good sound

The cable for the subwoofer can't be shortened No room calabration systome

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Samsung HT-E4200

 

compact,stylish

should come with all you need to set up and use,frustrating having to travel around buying extra cables,plus the extra cost.

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: Piggypete (reevoo.com)

Samsung HT-E4200

 

Quite easy to set up.

Plugs need cutting off to put through speaker stands, wire not very long, not very god stereo sound

Jul, 2012

Consumer review by: Annette (reevoo.com)

Samsung HT-E4200

 

Good value, specifically wanted 2.1. Speakers quite small, but good sound.

cables from unit to small speakers could be a bit longer.

Jul, 2012

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio decoders:Dolby Digital,Dolby Digital EX,Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby Pro Logic II,Dolby Pro Logic IIx,Dolby Pro Logic IIz,Dolby TrueHD,DTS,DTS 96/24,DTS Neo:6,DTS-ES (Discrete 6.1),DTS-HD / Dolby Digital,Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby TrueHD,DTS,DTS 96/24,DTS-HD / Dolby Digital,Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby TrueHD,DTS,DTS-HD
Audio formats supported:AAC, AC3, LPCM, MP3, WMA / AAC, AC3, MP3, WMA / AAC, LPCM, MP3, WMA / AAC, MP3, WMA
Audio output channels:2.1 / 5.1
Audio Return Channel (ARC): Yes
Built-in audio decoders:16.1 x 15.2 x 10.2 / Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS, DTS 96/24, DTS-HD / Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS, DTS-HD
Equalizer:No / Yes
RMS rated power:500
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):70
Sound enhancement technology:Y
Surround modes quantity:8
WMA bit rates:5 - 384

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:N / Y
DLNA Certified:No / Yes

Disk Drive

Built-in hard drive: No

Energy Management

Power consumption (standby):0.4 / 0.45
Power consumption (typical):127.7 / 92.2

Front speakers

Front speaker frequency range:140 - 20000
Front speaker impedance:3
Front speaker peak power:330
Front speaker type:1-Way
Front speakers RMS power:165 / 330

Hard Drive

Built-in hard drive:N

Management Features

Handheld remote control: Yes

Networking

Bluetooth: No
Ethernet LAN:N / Y
Ethernet LAN connection:No / Yes
Wi-Fi:No / Yes
Wi-Fi ready:Y
WLAN-ready: Yes

Optical Drive

Disc loading type:Top / Tray
Disc types supported:BD, BD-R, BD-RE, BD-ROM, CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW / BD, BD-R, BD-RE, CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW / BD, CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW / BD-R, BD-RE, CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW / CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW / CD-R, CD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW / CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW
Number of disks:1
Number of optical discs:1
Optical disc player type:Blu-ray Player / Blu-ray Recorder
Playback disc formats:Blu-Ray audio, Blu-Ray video, CD audio, CD video / Blu-Ray audio, Blu-Ray video, CD audio, CD video, VCD / Blu-Ray video, CD audio / Blu-Ray video, VCD

Other Features

Antenna:FM
Compatibility:Apple iPod\nApple iPhone
Depth:2.17 / 9.84
Dimensions (WxDxH):16.9 x 9.84 x 2.17
Front speaker depth:2.76 / 3.54
Front speaker height:18.5 / 2.76 / 5.47
Front speaker weight:3.31
Front speaker width:2.7 / 3.54 / 5.47
HDMI: Yes
HDMI ports quantity:1
Height:2.17 / 9.84
Package depth:13.1 / 16.4 / 17.6
Package height:13.1 / 20.9
Package weight:20.9
Package width:16.4 / 2.7 / 20.9 / 23.1
Packaging net weight:25.4 / 25353.2
Subwoofer depth:11.2 / 13.8
Subwoofer height:11.2 / 13.8
Subwoofer width:6.61
Volume Control:Digital
Weight:5.51
Width:16.9

Packaging Content

Cables included:AC, Composite / Composite
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:13.1 / 16.4 / 17.6
Package dimensions (WxDxH):16.4 x 13.1 x 20.9 / 20.4 x 15.8 x 12.2 / 20.9 x 16.4 x 13.1 / 23.1 x 17.6 x 13.1
Package height:13.1 / 20.9
Package weight:20.9 / 25.4
Package width:16.4 / 2.7 / 20.9

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) in:1
AUX in: Yes
Composite video out:1
Digital audio optical in:1
Digital audio optical out:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
FM antenna: Yes
HDMI out:1
Microphone in: No
Number of HDMI outputs:1
TV in port: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Power

Power consumption (standby):0.4 / 0.45
Power consumption (typical):127.7 / 92.2

Radio

FM radio: Yes
Radio Data System (RDS): Yes
Supported bands:FM / MF
Supported radio bands:FM / MF

Satellite speakers

Satellite speaker type:1-Way
Wireless satellite speakers:N

Soundbar speaker

Soundbar speaker RMS power:170

Storage

Card reader integrated: No

Subwoofer

Subwoofer frequency range:40 - 160
Subwoofer impedance:3
Subwoofer peak power:340
Subwoofer RMS power:170
Subwoofer type:Passive
Wireless subwoofer: No

Technical Details

Apple docking compatibility:iPad, iPhone, iPod / iPhone, iPod / No
Battery Type:AAA
CD-RW playback: Yes
Color of product:Black
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):Anynet+
Image formats supported:JPEG XR / JPEG XR, JPG / JPG
iPod/iPhone dock:Y
Karaoke: No
MP3 playback: Yes
Playback mode:Folder, Playlist, Slideshow, Zoom
Playback Modes:Folder, Playlist, Slideshow, Zoom
Slide show: Yes
Supported file systems:FAT16, FAT32, NTFS
USB direct playback: Yes
Wireless speaker ready: No

TV Tuner

TV tuner integrated: No

Video

2D-3D converter:No / Yes
3D:Y
3D compatibility: Yes
Analog signal format system:PAL
Aspect Ratio:4:3, 16:9
Full HD: Yes
Internet TV: Yes
Progressive Scan: Yes
Video compression format:3GP, ASF, AVCHD, AVI, DIVX, H.264, MKV, MP4, MPEG, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, MPG, TP, TRP, TS, VOB, WMV, WMV9, XVID / 3GP, ASF, AVCHD, DIVX, H.264, MKV, MP4, MPEG, MPEG2, WMV, WMV9, XVID / AVCHD, DIVX, MKV, WMV / AVCHD, DIVX, MKV, WMV, WMV9 / DIVX, MKV, WMV
Video formats supported:3GP,ASF,AVCHD,AVI,DIVX,H.264,MKV,MP4,MPEG,MPEG1,MPEG2,MPEG4,MPG,TP,TRP,TS,VOB,WMV,WMV9,XVID / 3GP,ASF,AVCHD,DIVX,H.264,MKV,MP4,MPEG,MPEG2,WMV,WMV9,XVID / AVCHD,DIVX,MKV,WMV / AVCHD,DIVX,MKV,WMV,WMV9 / DIVX,MKV,WMV
Video upscaling: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Center speaker weight:5.51
Front speaker dimensions (WxDxH):2.7 x 3.54 x 18.5 / 2.76 x 3.54 x 5.47 / 3.54 x 2.76 x 5.47
Front speaker weight:13.1 / 3.31
Main unit dimensions (WxDxH):16.9 x 9.84 x 2.17
Main unit weight:5.07 / 5.51
Satellite speaker dimensions (WxDxH):2.7 x 3.54 x 18.5
Satellite speaker weight:3.31
Subwoofer dimensions (WxDxH):11.2 x 6.61 x 13.8 / 6.61 x 11.2 x 13.8
Subwoofer weight:5.73