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Samsung UN50F6800
 
Approximate retail price:
$1,069.99
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Summary: A 50-inch 3D-capable LCD HDTV with LED backlighting from Samsung with 1080p resolution, 4 HDMI inputs, and 1 component-video input. Other screen sizes in this model line include: UN46F6800 (46"), UN55F6800 (55")
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Type: 46- to 52-inch TVs
About - Samsung UN50F6800

The Samsung UN50F6800 is a 50-inch LCD HDTV with a native resolution of 1920x1080 (1080p). This TV has a 3D mode that requires the use of special glasses to see three-dimensional images. It has LED backlighting, a more energy-efficient type of backlighting. Rather than the basic 60Hz, it has a faster 600Hz frame rate, a feature designed to reduce motion blur.

This model is Internet-enabled and can access online content, including streaming movie and TV services. It has an Ethernet jack for a wired connection to your home network via a cable. This TV is also Wi-Fi capable, so you can connect it to your home network wirelessly. It is DLNA certified, so you can view digital photos stored on a compatible computer, phone, or other mobile device also connected to your home network.

There are 5 HD-capable inputs: 4 HDMI and 1 component-video, which doubles as a composite-video input. It also has 3 USB ports, which may be used to play media--photos, videos, and music--stored on a flash drive or memory card reader on the TV.

The Samsung UN50F6800 measures 28.5 inches high by 45.8 inches wide by 10.4 inches deep, including its base. The panel itself is 1.8 inches thick including any protrusions, and the screen has a glossy finish. The bezel framing the screen is gloss black with clear border

The warranty on this TV covers parts/labor for 12/12 months, respectively. Other screen sizes in this model line include: UN46F6800 (46"), UN55F6800 (55")

About This Brand

Samsung is a market leader and top-tier TV manufacturer. It is often an innovator, as with its use of LED backlighting in LCD TVs, and was one of the first TV brands to offer 3D TVs and Smart TVs. Samsung offers a wide range of LCD TVs and is one of only a few brands that still sells plasma TVs. Its TVs are distributed widely in national and regional retailers, and in mass-market and discount outlets. In addition to LCD and plasma TVs, Samsung also sells DLP-based home theater front projectors.

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Features & Specs - Samsung UN50F6800
info Native resolution 1920x1080
info Frame rate (Hz) 600, 60
info Wi-Fi Built-in
info HDMI inputs 4
info Component-video 0
info Overall height (in.) 28.5
info Overall width (in.) 45.8
info Overall depth (in.) 10.4
info Streaming video services Amazon Instant Video, Blockbuster, CinemaNow, Hulu Plus, M-GO, Media Hub, Netflix, Redbox Instant, Vudu
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User Reviews - Samsung UN50F6800
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1.0
Series 6800 LED TV Defect
4/14/2014
Pros
Great picture
Cons
Major Defect
Best Uses
Home user
Comment:
I use the TV in my Den as a Home Theater. I chose the TV because of Consumer Reports rated it very High but I was very disappointed when the TV cycled on and off over and over. I soon learned that this has been an ongoing issue for Samsung. I do not recommend because Samsung will not stand by their product after the 90 day window even if its 1 day. Consumer Reports also needs to make consumers aware of this well known issue.
How long have you owned it:
One-to-three months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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