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Samsung UN40C5000

$1,199.00 40 in.
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Introduction

The Samsung UN40C5000 ($1199 MSRP) is a neat, little package of a TV, with clean lines and a great feel. But the video performance was decidedly mixed, and we feel Samsung cheaped out by offering a LAN port and optional WiFi, but no access to streaming content.

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Sections

  1. Introduction
  2. Tour & Design
  3. Blacks & Whites
  4. Color Accuracy
  5. Motion
  6. Viewing Effects
  7. Calibration
  8. Remote Control
  9. Connectivity
  10. Audio & Menus
  11. Multimedia & Internet
  12. Power Consumption
  13. Vs Sharp LC-40LE700
  14. Vs Sony KDL-40NX700
  15. Vs Samsung LN40B650
  16. Conclusion
  17. Series Comparison

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