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Samsung PS42P4H

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 reviews of Samsung PS42P4H. The average rating for this product is 2.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs for all reviews. People are impressed by the sound and design. The price and usability also get good opinions. Many are negative about the remote control.

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On average, users rate this product 43/100.

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Expert review by : Steve Turvey (

Samsung PS42P4H


Good connectivity options and colour fidelity are the standout features of this Samsung plasma.

Extensive yet simple menu system ; Very good connectivity ; Wall mountable

Phosphor has a distinct greenish tinge ; Stand must be purchased seperately ; No speakers supplied

Oct, 2004

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"More than your average entry-level HD Plasma."


Like most people I know, I've been looking and studying plasma displays for quite some time. So when the price to performance ratio reached striking distance, I marched off to the nearest dealer to look for one. Among several brands I decided on...

Aug, 2005

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"Great Value for money for a HD Unit"


I had been considering purchasing a plasma for quite some time and always wanted a HD unit, when the price of the Samsung dropped so much there was no way i could let it pass, very sleek design with picture quality outstanding, in comparison to the...

Mar, 2005

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"Excellent picture quality/value for money"


I went ro great lengths in researching before I boought a HD Plasma. I was all set to buy the HD Hitachi and when I was at the store to buy it, the salesman (who is a friend) pointed out the SAMSUNG which he had just got in stock. I compared the...

Dec, 2004

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"Good value for money - Good aesthetics"


I have had one of these for about a month and I am very happy with it. The picture quality is very good, perhaps not as good as the Pioneer displays, but several thousand dollars cheaper. I also like the fact that the display provides plenty of...

Oct, 2004

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It doesn't work and Samsung are in no hurry to replace it. I don't know if all companies have the same level of service as this but I will never buy another Samsung.

This is a good looking TV- when it works.

Be aware- six months after I bought mine a line of pixels extending from the top of the screen down to the middle stopped displaying all of the colours, showing an ugly line across the image. I contacted my nearest authorised service centre and after...

Jun, 2006

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Good value and great plasma for the price.

Great picture easy to set up

Nothing as yet

Oct, 2005

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I am traditionally not a fan of Samsung, but this screen is still without a doubt a excellent find. I had several options in this price range which included more established brands like Sony, Panasonic, Philips and Hitachi. But I found the quality of...

Picture quality, resolution and contrast is excellent Sound is awesome coming from 10 JBL speakers Menu system is informative and easy to navigate DNIe actually works and improves the already good picture LNA helps a lot where signal strength is a...

Slight delay when changing sources or channels Solarization at least in one movie I watched Pasty skin tones, also in at least one movie Pedestrian remote control, looks cheap

Sep, 2005

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surley recomend top purchase

A very good deal top picture and sound


Aug, 2005