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Samsung 40" J5100 Series (UA / UE 40J5100, 40J5105, 40J5150, 40J5170)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 959 reviews of Samsung 40" J5100 Series (UA / UE 40J5100, 40J5105, 40J5150, 40J5170). The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Opinions about the size and sound are on the whole positive. The price and image quality are also appreciated, whereas there are some less positive opinions about the black level.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Samsung 40" J5100 Series (UA / UE 40J5100, 40J5105, 40J5150, 40J5170) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung 40" J5100 Series (UA / UE 40J5100, 40J5105, 40J5150, 40J5170)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 68 user reviews of Samsung 40" J5100 Series (UA / UE 40J5100, 40J5105, 40J5150, 40J5170) from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.co.uk. Views about the durability and usability are on the whole positive. The image quality and sound also get good feedback. Many are negative about the black level.

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black level

94% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung UE40J5100 40-Inch Widescreen Full HD 1080p Slim LED TV with Freeview HDSamsung UE40J5100 40-Inch Widescreen Full HD 1080p Slim LED TV with Freeview HD

Dec, 2018

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

superb samsung

 

" Brilliant picture,quality sound, looks great, easy to set up and easy to use remote, what more is there to say, I recommended to my son he bought one and loves it and he is very very picky!!!!! Top marks.... "

Aug, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Samsung television

 

" Amazing tv, the service I received by all the staff was outstanding. They were efficient, polite and very helpful. "

Aug, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

t.v

 

" brilliant t.v "

Jul, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Great TV

 

" Very good value for money, so easy to set up. "

Jul, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Samsung ue40j5100 tv

 

" Easy set up, stunning picture, excellent sound but flimsy stand. On the second day of purchase, friends came round, dog went barmy and knocked television of the tv cabinet. The tv casing sprang open at point of impact and has not worked since. Did...

Jul, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Fab Samsung Tv

 

" Excellent 40 Samsung Tv and even has Football Mode Button although England still didn't beat Iceland!! Quick next dasy free delivery as well. Would recommend this Tv at a great price. "

Jun, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Brilliant TV

 

" Sounds amazing and the picture quality is awesome, also the auto brightness seems to work very week too. "

Jun, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Perfect

 

" Great picture a superb sound quality. Delivery was the same day as purchase. "

Jun, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

My TV is perfect

 

" Easy to install (even for a numpty like me!) and sound and picture are perfect for my requirements. "

Jun, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Pretty good for the money

 

" Great quality for the money "

Jun, 2016

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio decoders:Dolby Digital / Dolby Digital,DTS / DTS,Dolby Digital
Audio decoding technologies:Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby Digital Pulse / Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby Digital Pulse,DTS Premium Sound 5.1,DTS Studio Sound / Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby Pulse,DTS Premium Sound 5.1,DTS Studio Sound / Dolby Digital Plus,DTS Premium Sound 5.1,DTS Studio Sound / DTS Premium Sound 5.1,DTS Studio Sound,Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby Digital Pulse
Audio system:DTS Premium Audio 5.1
Auto volume leveler:Y
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital / Dolby Digital, DTS
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Dolby technologies:Dolby Digital Plus, DTS Premium Sound 5.1, DTS Studio Sound
Equalizer:Y
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:10 / 20
Sound modes:Game, Movie

Certificates

Certification:CE
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:N
DLNA Certified: No

Design

Color of product:Black / Black, Silver
Heavy metals free:Pb (lead)
LED Indicators:Power

Display

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Contrast ratio (dynamic):Mega Contrast
Display Diagonal:40 / 55
Display Diagonal (metric):39.8 / 40 / 54.3
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
Display Technology:LED / OLED
Dynamic contrast ratio marketing name:Mega Contrast
HD type:Full HD
Motion interpolation frequency:100 / 200
Motion interpolation technology:CMR (Clear Motion Rate) / PQI (Picture Quality Index) / PQI (Picture Quality Index) 200
PQI (Picture Quality Index):200
Screen format adjustments:16:9 / 4:3, 16:9
Screen shape:Flat
Supported graphics resolutions:1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p / 1080p / 720i,720p,1080i,1080p

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100 - 240 / 220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption:66 / 67 / 92
Energy efficiency compliance:A+ / Unspecified
Power consumption (max):103 / 88 / 90
Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):45 / 46 / 67

Ergonomics

On/Off switch:Y / Yes
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:200 x 200 / 400 x 400

Management Features

Auto power off:Y / Yes
ECO mode:Y
Electronic Program Guide (EPG):Y
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG): Yes
Number of OSD languages:26 / 27 / 37
On Screen Display (OSD):Y / Yes
On/Off timer: Yes
Picture-and-Picture: Yes
Picture-in-Picture:Y / Yes
Sleep Timer:Y / Yes
Smart modes:Cinema / Game / Game, Movie, Natural, Sports / Game, Movie, Sports / Game, Sports / Movie / Sports

Networking

Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Wi-Fi:N / No

Other Features

Remote Control Type:TM1240A

Packaging Content

Batteries included:Y / Yes
Cables included:AC
Desktop stand:Y / Yes
E-manual:Y
Handheld remote control:Y / Yes
Manual:Y / Yes
Mounting kit:Y / Yes
Quick installation guide: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Remote Control Type:TM1240A
Warranty card: Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:24.4 / 32.3 / 5.59
Package height:24.4 / 5.59 / 6.18
Package weight:22.9 / 41.4
Package width:45.3 / 58.5

Performance

24p: Yes
24p support:Y
Audio formats supported:AIFF, APE, FLAC, MIDI, OGG, WAV, WMA
ConnectShare (USB):Y
Digital Clean View:Y
Game mode:Y / Yes
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI):N
Local dimming: No
Picture processing technology:Samsung HyperReal Engine,Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus / Samsung Wide Color Enhancer / Samsung Wide Color Enhancer Plus
Subtitle formats supported:TTX
Subtitles function:Y / Yes
Teletext function:Y / Yes
USB recording:Y
Video compression format:3GP, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, MOV, MP4, TS, VOB / DIVX, H.264, M-JPEG, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4-SP, MVC, RV, VP8, WMV9
Video formats supported:3GP,ASF,AVI,FLV,MKV,MOV,MP4,TS,VOB / DIVX,H.264,M-JPEG,MPEG1,MPEG2,MPEG4-SP,MVC,RV,VP8,WMV9
Wide Color Enhancer: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Audio Return Channel (ARC):Y
Common interface (CI):N / No / Yes
Common interface Plus (CI+):Y / Yes
Common interface Plus (CI+) version:1.3
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Composite video in:1
Digital audio optical out:1
DVI port:N / No
HDMI ports quantity:2
Headphone outputs:1
PC in (D-Sub):N / No
RF ports quantity:1 / 2 / 3
RS-232 port:1
SCART ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100 - 240 / 220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption:66 / 67 / 92
Energy efficiency class:A+ / Unspecified
Energy saving mode:Y
Power consumption (max):103 / 88 / 90
Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):45 / 46 / 67

Smart TV

Internet TV:N / No
Lifestyle apps:Samsung Smart View
Smart TV:N / No

Technical Details

LED backlight:Y / Yes

TV Tuner

Auto channel search:Y / Yes
Digital signal format system:DVB-C, DVB-S2, DVB-T / DVB-C, DVB-S2, DVB-T2 / DVB-C, DVB-T / DVB-C, DVB-T2 / DVB-C,DVB-T
Number of tuners:2
Tuner Type:Analog & digital

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:2.55 / 2.551 / 2.67
Depth (with stand):11.3 / 11.339 / 12.2
Height:20.980 / 21 / 28
Height (with stand):23.055 / 23.1 / 30.4
Package depth:24.4 / 32.3 / 5.59 / 5.591
Package height:24.370 / 24.4 / 5.59 / 6.18
Package weight:22.9 / 22.928 / 41.4
Package width:45.276 / 45.3 / 58.5
Weight:16.755 / 16.8 / 26.8 / 30
Weight with stand:18.960 / 19 / 32.4
Width:35.7 / 35.756 / 35.8 / 48.5
Width (with stand):35.7 / 35.756 / 35.8 / 48.5