Samsung LE40M86 TV reviews and prices: 40" Full HD 1080p LCD screen

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This TV is a good all rounder.

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8.9 out of 10 based on 488 reviews.
Samsung LE40M86 with 40" Full HD 1080p LCD screen, 3 HDMI ports and Freeview. See full product description

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jason, bristol technophile

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
1080p over ALL hd inputs including vga
light up remote
nice design
solid stand
Bad points:
freeview menu slow
sound could be better
Overall rating 9.0
Image quality 10.0
Sound quality 5.0
Design 8.0
Value for money 8.0
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Confirmed purchase: 28 Jan 2008

nic, cardiff

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
looks very stylish, good quality of image
Bad points:
Reviewer left no comment
Overall rating 10.0
Image quality 8.0
Sound quality 8.0
Design 10.0
Value for money 7.0
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Confirmed purchase: 28 Jan 2008

jane, retford

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
excellent design and very modern to look at
Bad points:
sound is very poor which i feel lets the tv down
Overall rating 8.0
Image quality 8.0
Sound quality 5.0
Design 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 25 Feb 2008

JWT, Lincoln, England. Demanding Consumer

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
Great Design, Excellent in 1080P mode although not enough HD signals available, look forward to more HD channels becoming available.
Bad points:
Need to watch sport in HD mode othwise pixelation causes blurring.

Sound is tinney and sometimes distorts and vibrates.
Overall rating 8.0
Image quality 8.0
Sound quality 4.0
Design 9.0
Value for money 7.0
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Confirmed purchase: 21 Mar 2008

Charlie, Ryde,Isle of Wight Extremely satisfied customer

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
Exellent picture quality-great value for money!
Bad points:
None
Overall rating 10.0
Image quality 10.0
Sound quality 10.0
Design 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 21 Feb 2008

Confirmed purchaser

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
superb picture, design, sound, the lot, if its anhigh quality LCD tv your after you can't get much better and superb value for money!!!
Bad points:
Reviewer left no comment
Overall rating 9.0
Image quality 9.0
Sound quality 9.0
Design 10.0
Value for money 8.0
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Confirmed purchase: 14 Mar 2008

Kevin, Worthing

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
Excellent colour and particularly good with DVDs
Bad points:
Some image blur on fast motion
Overall rating 9.0
Image quality 8.0
Sound quality 8.0
Design 9.0
Value for money 9.0
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Confirmed purchase: 02 Feb 2008

This Samsung LE40M86 is reviewed on TechRadar

Product Features

Screen size (Inches) 40
Type of screen LCD
3D No
HD TV Full HD 1080p
Built-in disc player No Disc Player
Freeview or Freesat tuner Freeview
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of scart ports 2
Connections HDMI
Smart TV No
Frequency (Hz) 50
Response time (Milliseconds) 8
Screen aspect ratio 16:9
Contrast Ratio (X:1) 15000
Reflection angle 178
Horizontal resolution (Pixels) 1920
Vertical resolution (Pixels) 1080
Brightness (Candela per square metre) 550
Electronic Program Guide (EPG) Yes
Headphone Socket Yes
Weight (kg) 17.4
Weight (kg) 17.5
Release date 2008-01-17

Also known as: SAMSUNG LE40M86BD, SAMSUNG LE40M86LX, Samsung LE40M86BD/87BD

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Manufacturer's Description

For the ultimate viewing experience this year Samsung introduces the M8 LCD range. The M8 with its resolution of 1920 × 1080 ensures you will be watching the very best pictures possible when viewing Blu Ray or playing 1080p gaming machines.


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