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Samsung HP N-39 Series Plasma TV (42",50",63")

Samsung HP N-39 Series Plasma TV (42",50",63")
alaScore 76

37 reviews

Aug, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 37 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the remote control and design. The value for money and image quality also get good opinions, but comments are divided on the sound.

image quality, value for money, design, remote control

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Samsung HP N-39 Series Plasma TV (42",50",63") is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

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Review analysis

(Based on 37 reviews)

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Amazon.com review summary for Samsung HP N-39 Series Plasma TV (42",50",63")

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 25 user reviews of Samsung HP N-39 Series Plasma TV (42",50",63") from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other TVs on Amazon.com.

value for money, image quality, remote control, sound

68% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung Tantus HPN6339 63-Inch Flat-Panel Plasma TVSamsung HPN5039 50-Inch HDTV-Ready Flat-Panel Plasma TV

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TVs/Displays: Flat Panel (Plasma & LCD): Samsung HPN5039

 

The HPN5039 is a great value in a full-featured 50" plasma display, but to get competitive performance from it you really need to use it with DVI sources. Best results if using a DVI-equipped DVD player for movies and a DVI-enabled set-top box for HD...

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So Far So Good

 

Great picture, very clean.

Chunky when screen is black, not often, between commercials or a few seconds between scenes.

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So Far So Good

 

We have had this TV for about a month now. I will be sure to come back with any changes in this review. I enjoy the TV, and have had no problems with it. We have it mounted on the wall in our living room. The picture is great. If you sit too close it...

Great picture, very clean

Chunky when screen is black, not often, between commercials or a few seconds between

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Not A Happy Camper

 

I purchased this TV about a month ago from Best Buy and I'm sorry to say that I have regretted it ever since. After a few hours of viewing it wouldn't work anymore. I called Samsung support and after what seemed like hours navigating the voice menus I...

None I can think of

TV doesn't work. Bad service

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Not a happy camper

 

I purchased this TV about a month ago from Best Buy and I'm sorry to say that I have regretted it ever since.

None that I can think of.

TV doesn't work. Bad service.

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Not A Happy Camper

 

None I can think of

TV doesn't work. Bad service.

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Awesome set and service

 

HD and DVD picture! Value!

No pre-outs for audio. Analog upconversion.

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Awesome set and service

 

I have had the HPN5039 now for 2 weeks and I am very happy. The review stating Samsung service is bad, is VERY Wrong! I had a problem with the DVI connection out of the box. After checking everything I could, I called Samsung and they were great. They...

HD and DVD picture! Value

No pre-outs for audio. Analog upconversion

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Fine set and excellent service

 

Picture (with good signal), number/type of input jacks, light weight, design/appearance, 2-year warrantee

Fan noise (toggle on/off), using burn-in prevention causes thin grey bar on side of screen.

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Fine set and excellent service

 

The above bad review is just wrong. This dude must have trouble speaking. I had a problem with my set, there was a section with no picture. I called Samsung and they shipped me a new set. Set it up and took the old one. The entire process took 2 weeks....

Picture (with good signal), number/type of input jacks, light weight, design/appearance

Fan noise (toggle on/off), using burn-in prevention causes thin grey bar on side of

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Product Specifications

Samsung's Flat Panel TV sets a new standard in premium digital TV, offering a fresh alternative with lifelike sensations on a slim screen that dwarfs what was once considered 'large screen'. Overcoming the limits of bulky box TVs, Samsung's super-slim ultra-light subtlety creates a unique entertainment environment with a clean, simple display solution. This new creation and digital experience are delivered with perfect digital picture quality. Samsung's Plasma TVs will heighten your senses, intensifying your total experience to the outer limit. Extremely powerful and quick, Samsung's Plasma TV can handle the greatest challenges presented by digital and analog sources. With up to 1366 x 768 resolution, they can handle the fine detail and rich color of computer graphics, as well as fast-moving video from DVD and HDTV sources.

Audio System

Sound Output Mode:Stereo
Surround Mode: Yes

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:3.1in
Height:28.5in
Weight:94.8lbs
Width:47.4in

Header

Manufacturer:Samsung
Model:HPN5039
Product Line:Samsung

Television

Brightness:800cd/m2
Diagonal Size:50in
Diagonal Size (cm):127cm
Digital Television Certification:HDTV monitor
Display Format:720p
HDTV Ready: Yes
Image Aspect Ratio:16:9
Image Contrast Ratio:900:1
PC Interface:DVI / VGA (HD-15)
Progressive Scan:Progressive scanning (line doubling)
Resolution:1366 x 768
Technology:Plasma (PDP)
Type:Plasma TV
Video Interface:Component / Composite / S-Video
Viewing Angle:160 degrees
Widescreen:Widescreen

TV Tuner

Multi-channel Preview:Picture-in-picture (PIP) / Split screen
Secondary Audio Program (SAP): Yes
TV Tuner Presence: Yes