Excerpt: "== Why the Samsung UE42F5000? == The name Samsung UE42F5000 feels too long. But this is a cool Television that Everybody can afford. This TV falls into the starting category of Samsung TV series. But Don’t complain it is only a starting device. Actually it do great. Samsung UE42F5000 is a 42- inch LED TV which has DLNA mulimedia playback which offers a playback via USB or LAN network. It has the Noise Reduction technology coupled with Clear Motion ...
Pros: Money worth, Really cheap, Good back - light control,Good picture Quality,Light Weight
Cons: No 3D& Wi - Fi , No internet connectivity,Medium build quality .
Summary: I am very satisfied from this purchase because this TV is full of features, good value for money and offers brilliant colours,contract and fast refresh rates even at full HD 1080p. Please note that the refresh rate of this TV is 100Hz, where most of the other 42" TVs have 50Hz because of which they are £50 or so cheaper.
Summary: If you are looking for a 42" slim led tv this is the one for you BUT .... if you are looking for a crisp, clear, breathtakingly lifelike, shadow free picture for watching sports or action movies DON'T BUY THIS TV!! Was seriously disappointed in the picture quality, the energy saving automatic picture adjuster, when the tv adjusts to the lighting in the room, is a pain, sometimes the picture adjusts mid scene - I switched it off.