I know you can pick this up fir a similar price but this has a 5 year warranty so has to be a great deal and its a great telly, for example a 3 year warranty at RGB direct is £119.00,
The platinum black Samsung LE40B550A5 LCD HD Ready Television has 1080p Full HD, technology so cutting edge that youll have a fantastic picture, even in dark scenes. Four High Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) connections make your TV a multimedia centrepiece. Connect HD digital devices like disc players, game consoles, and satellite dish boxes into the 3 rear connections and use the side-mounted input for cameras, camcorders and laptops.
Wide Colour Enhancer 2 ensures a multitude of brilliant colours, 1080 24p Real Movie technology guaranteeing that when connected to a compatible Blu-ray player you see the film just as the director intended.
The Samsung LE40B550A5 also features a viewing angle of 178° which allows you to enjoy your entertainment, whatever angle youre watching from. SRS TruSurround HD produces a surround sound effect.
This Samsung LCD TV can also be connected to your computer and used as a PC monitor. Coupled with the fast response time of 8ms and the high resolution, you can do so without any sacrifice in picture quality. Supplied with a table-top stand.
This television is high definition ready which means it has the ability to display high definition signals with the addition of a separate HD receiver. HD broadcasts are at a much higher resolution than regular analogue or digital broadcasts and have greatly enhanced picture quality. The level of detail is astonishing with clearer, sharper and more vibrant images.
Full HD 1080p
1080p is the purest form of high definition that a television can display. This leads to a smoother, more film-like image, which will satisfy sports and movie lovers alike. With a 1080p signal, the information that makes up an image is displayed progressively or all at once, rather than in an interlaced fashion.
Audio qualityDifferent manufacturers use different sound systems to improve your audio experience SRS Tru Surround HD, Dolby Digital Plus
AV inputsWhere on the TV your DVD Player or other equipment can be plugged in Rear
Brightness Information not available
Contrast ratioThe difference between the darkest black and the brightest white; greater contast produces a richer colour High Contrast
Digital tunerDigital tuners give a better quality picture and let you receive extra channels without an additional Freeview box. Yes
Dimensions H69.9 x W99.8 x D25.5cm (including stand)
DLNADigital Living Network Alliance compatible - lets you build a digital network around the home with other DLNA devices No
Frame rate 50Hz
Freesat built in No
Full HD 1080p Yes
Guarantee FREE 5 year guarantee
HD ReadyAbility to display high-definition pictures when connected to an HD compatible device Yes
HDMI inputsHigh Definition Multimedia Interface - carries video and audio signals in digital form 4
Headphone socket Yes
LED backlighting No
Memory card slotGreater amount of slots means more variety of card formats can be used No
Model name / number LE40B550A5
S-Video socketSeparate Video- only handles the video aspect of the signal but will give a better picture by using two separate conductors for colour and detail information. 1
SCART socketsSocket for connecting audio-visual equipment together 2
Screen formatTraditional 4:3 is used on smaller TVs. Widescreen or 16:9 is a wider 'cinema-style' format Widescreen
Screen resolutionPicture quality defined by the number of individual dots (pixels) used to create an image. The higher the number of pixels, the higher the image quality 1920 x 1080p
Screen size 40
Speaker output (RMS)Measured in WATTS. The higher the number, the louder the sound! 20W
Table Top Stand Included
USB portsUniversal Serial Bus- socket for transferring data between electronic devices 1
Visible screen size (measured diagonally)Diagonal measurement across screen 101.6cm
Web enabledAccess the internet or selected websites through the TV No
Weight 14.8kg (without stand); 19.4kg (with stand)