Samsung UA40F8000

  • Samsung UA40F8000
91
Based on 33 scores, 42 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    25
  • Good:
    8
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Excellent picture quality for an LCD HDTV Innovative remote control
  • The Samsung UNF8000 LED LCD TV delivers excellent picture quality with deep black levels, accurate color, effective video processing and a uniform screen; stunning minimalist design with hairline bezel and low-profile stealth stand; mind-boggling featu...

Cons:

  • Overly wide Arc Stand base
  • Extremely expensive; cable box control scheme still inadequate for heavy DVR users; introduces significant input lag.

Expert reviews and ratings

By soundandvision.com on 88

Samsung's F8000 Series represents an evolutionary leap in the company's LCD TV...

By Tech2 on 80

Samsung, the global electronics leader is on a serious marathon run, and somehow no other electronics manufacturer seems to catch up with them. Be it product launches and new technologies Samsung is simply leading the race because of its positive...

By Digital Trends on 80

Any minor quirks associated with Samsung's ultra-rich Smart TV interface should be considered a by-product of aggressive efforts at improving the Smart TV experience. Future iterations will likely be even more refined, and that's exciting to...

By Whathifi.com on 80

We really like the Samsung: it's a cutting-edge set with improved smart features, a friendlier user experience, and a definite step up in both sound and picture performance. But it's not flawless: the motion and voice controls are far from...

By Home Cinema Choice on 100

The UE55F8000 hits the ground running with its design, which combines an on-trend slender bezel with a dark, glassy finish and built-in camera. However, other designs in this roundup are spectacular too, so the UE55F8000's styling alone won't be...

By DigitalVersus on 80

The Samsung F8000 certainly has more bells and whistles than any other TV on the market, from S-Recommendation to voice and motion control. The picture quality, however, is disappointing. We expected more out of a TV like this. Just like the F7000, in...

By GadgetSpeak on 84

For those looking for a large widescreen television, but lack enough space to accommodate the 55-inch UE55F8000 model I reported on recently, the Samsung UE46UF7000 product may be a viable...

By Plasma TV Buying Guide on 90

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By CNET UK on 90

The UE55F8000 is the best LED TV I've seen so far this year. It has strong picture and audio quality and a truly excellent smart TV system, making it a well-rounded package. Nevertheless, it's hugely expensive and if you mostly use your TV to...

By PC Advisor on 90

The Samsung UE55F8000 is the jewel in Samsung's market-leading TV crown. It boasts a cutting-edge feature set which includes second-generation voice and gesture control, updated smart-TV functionality and a battery of picture technology refinements....

By T3 Magazine on 100

The F8000 currently represents the pinnacle of Samsung's Smart 3D TV range. The 46-inch Samsung UE46F8000ST featured here is joined by the 40-inch UE40F8000ST, 55-inch UE55F8000ST, 65-inch UE65F8000ST and 75-inch UE75F8000ST. Does it have what it...

By uk.hardware.info on -

Samsung claims it has created the TV that finally understands its viewer. If we take that statement literally, the new F8000 falls a bit short. That's because the voice recognition isn't available in all languages yet, and the personal...

By cnet on 80

The excellent yet expensive Samsung UNF8000 is a tour de force of LED LCD TV design, features and picture...

By Pocket-lint on 90

There's no doubt that Samsung's big F8000 is a formidable example of LED TV art. Both in terms of aesthetic design and feature functionality, it's a front runner, with images that are blisteringly sharp and vibrant. While the value of voice...

By CNET Australia on 91

Samsung's flagship smart TV features a slim, stylish design, plus impressive software functions like natural voice recognition and gesture controls....

By Good Gear Guide on 90

Samsung’s latest Series 8 is the best LED TV we’ve tested -- the company continues to excel with its top TV, which is thin, quick, has a great picture, and is chock-full of features. It is quite expensive, though, and the plenitude of...

By Tech Digest on 100

Name: Type: Specifications: Price as reviewed: :The UE55F800 is a truly beautiful set, with a jaw-dropping design befitting of its price tag. Measuring just under 35mm thick at its plumpest point (and barely 15mm at its thinnest), it's almost...

By Gadget Guy Australia on 90

Samsung’s flagship 2013 LED LCD television, the UA55F8000 crams all the company’s top tier technology into a super thin (35mm) panel.Don’t let that dimension fool you, though. That 35mm is the overall thickness, which is primarily due...

By Smarthouse on -

Returning to motion, it's also great not to see any obvious judder beyond what might be natural to a movie source. In fact, using the word 'natural' there is the key to what Samsung seems to have been focussing on in improving its pictures...

By Channel News Australia on -

Just when you though Samsung's LED TV technology could not get any better, the Korean Company have revealed their 2013 TV line-up with a 55" 8000 series model that sets a new benchmark for LED display quality and if that is not enough the new TV has...