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Samsung UE40D5520
8.4 out of 10

Samsung UE40D5520

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Overall 9
9.0

Samsung D5520 (UE40D5520)

toneloce, CNET
27 December 2011
  • Summary: i took the plunge and bought the tv becuase of the price and features.picture qaulity is really good,its only let down as it says in reviews by the backlight bleeding into picture in dark scenes,turning down the backlight doesnt do anything much to get rid of this but if you turn it doen to level 3...
  • Pros: picture qaulity and internet ready
  • Cons: backlight bleeding
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Overall 10
10

Great value

Mr. I. Ringstead "Happy Chappy", Amazon
20 April 2014
  • Summary: Bought this on recommendation and have not been disappointed.Superb picture quality especially on HD and great value for money.I know there are much newer models now , but this set is a crackink buy.
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

gopher, Cnet.co.uk
16 March 2013
  • Summary: Everything that I'd hoped for in this television but with one surprise. Any (or so it seems) attempt to access an app or media needs to logon to Samsung. Why does the manufacturer want to know I am streaming a film from my laptop to my television if I try to do so solely using Samsung applications?
  • Pros: Quality picture and plenty of connections.
  • Cons: SmartHub
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

Noizeboy, Cnet.co.uk
11 January 2013
  • Summary: Unlike another reviewer, I literally plugged in the internet connection and it was ready to go! Fortunately, I knew that some of the video on demand services were not available as yet. Still, it would've been nice to have 4oD etc. rather than just iPlayer.
  • Pros: Sharp Picture, top EPG
  • Cons: Slight Ghosting
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Overall 6
6.0

User Review

Mark Williams, Cnet.co.uk
4 January 2013
  • Summary: Lovely telly. But despite hours of messing around with formatting my HDD, which it claims to be able to read, it still won't show the titles, artists and albums on my MP3s. I've upgraded the firmware and tried everything. If anyone has an answer, drop me a line here
  • Pros: Great picture, loads of features
  • Cons: Won't read ID3 tags on HDD external drive music
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Overall 10
10

A great TV

KyuB, Amazon
27 November 2012
  • Summary: A good TV with HD. With HDMI cable I normally plug into my computer to watch movies and it is just what I needed from my TV and Digi box.
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Overall 10
10

User Review

Karl Schelts, Cnet.co.uk
3 September 2012
  • Summary: it has a very colorful screen colors. very clear picture, good value for money, nice thin screen frame, very thin screen, look more like the more expensive tvs. it has a good smart tv interface easy to use and nice looking. over all a good tv
  • Pros: clear picture, good smart tv interface,
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User Review

shorty871, Cnet.co.uk
15 July 2012
  • Summary: I liked this tv in the shop and was told in was internet ready which it is not. I was also told it supports itv player, 4od and bbc iplayer. The only one it supports is bbc iplayer.
  • Pros: slim design and allshare compatible
  • Cons: smart tv is rubbish
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User Review

Ethers, Cnet.co.uk
9 June 2012
  • Summary: Really good picture, but for a 'Smart TV' the software is really poor - Samsung fill half the screen with apps you don't want and will not let you delete them -very poor user control. If I could take the TV back and get my money back, I would and Iwould buy a Panasonic or Sony
  • Pros: Picture quality
  • Cons: Software
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Overall 8
8.0

Quality HDTV at a very good price

el_bazza, Amazon
18 April 2012
  • Summary: The picture quality is excellent, especially the HD channels, although even with my poor antenna and signal, the SD channels look very good also. The sound is OK, but with such a thin TV it's nigh on impossible to get a quality sound.
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