Pros

  • Great streaming services and built-in browser
  • Works with a USB keyboard and mouse
  • Easy-to-use menus and in-set features
  • Good 2D-to-3D conversion
  • Designed for easy port access
  • Works with a USB keyboard and mouse
  • Good 2D-to-3D conversion
  • Great streaming services and built-in browser
  • Easy-to-use menus and in-set features
  • Designed for easy port access

Cons

  • Unexceptional image quality
  • Trouble with some fast-moving images
  • Unexceptional image quality
  • Trouble with some fast-moving images

At A Glance

The easy-to-use Samsung UN46ES6500 offers an excellent selection of streaming content for a reasonable price, but we found the TV's image quality disappointing.

Manufacturer’s Description

The UN46ES6500 46-inch Class Slim LED HDTV from Samsung is an ultra slim 1080p HD panel with Samsung's own Smart TV technology. You will be able to watch your favorite movies while you browse the Web or explore the smart hub. Access all your apps and download new ones, such as Netflix, Facebook, YouTube, Hulu Plus and Twitter.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.samsung.com/us

The Specs

Display
Broadcast Format Displayed 1080p
Display size 46.0 inches
Contrast ratio 7000000:1
Display type LCD with LED backlighting
Aspect ratio 16:9
Resolution 1080p pixels
Refresh rate 120.0 Hz
General Information
UPC Code 036725237063
Ports and Connections
HDMI 3
Available Interfaces
  • Digital Optical
  • USB

Performance

Lab Tests 2D
Test Version 4
Brightness and Contrast Rating Good
Brightness and Contrast Score 3.2
Color Quality Rating Good
Color Quality Score 3.4
Detail Rating Good
Detail Score 3.0
Motion Rating Very Good
Motion Score 3.7
Power Usage
Green Rating Very Good
Green score 85.0
Power off 0.0   watts
Power on 68.4   watts
Lab Tests 3D
Brightness and Contrast Rating Fair
Brightness and Contrast Score 2.9
Color Quality Rating Good
Color Quality Score 3.1
Detail Rating Fair
Detail Score 2.5
3D Depth Rating Good
3D Depth Score 3.4
3D Foreground Rating Good
3D Foreground Score 3.1
Overall 3D Image Quality Rating Fair
Overall 3D Image Quality Score 2.9

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