Pros

  • Very good color in 3D scenes
  • Outstanding feature selection
  • Top-notch image quality
  • Top-notch image quality
  • Very good color in 3D scenes
  • Outstanding feature selection

Cons

  • Somewhat expensive
  • Minor motion issues
  • Minor motion issues

At A Glance

The UN46D8000 preserves Samsung's reputation for state-of-the-art technology in a full-featured, 1080p 46-inch set, but it costs more than some very strong rivals.

Manufacturer’s Description

Smart TV with Web-Connected Apps and Web Browser

Samsung Smart TVs allow you to easily search for movies, TV shows, browse the web, explore Samsung apps, chat with friends and find many other types of new interactive TV content. Samsung Apps is a growing collection of premium apps specifically built for your TV that connects you to your favorite digital content such as movies from Netflix or Blockbuster, TV shows from Hulu Plus, videos from YouTube, Next Level sports information from ESPN, Music from Pandora, and social updates from Facebook or Twitter.

Captivating 2D & 3D in Full HD 1080p

Whether you are viewing a premium-quality 2D picture or seeing incredible 3D depth, images are breathtakingly real in Samsung Full HD.

The Specs

Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
HDMI Yes
VGA Yes
Number of HDMI Ports 4
USB Standard USB 2.0
Component Video Yes
Digital Audio Output Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 46.00 "
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Backlight Technology Direct LED
Digital Tuner ATSC
General Information
Manufacturer Samsung
UPC Code 036725234628
Manufacturer Part Number UN46D8000YFXZA
Brand Name Samsung
Product Name UN46D8000 LED-LCD TV
Marketing Information

Smart TV with Web-Connected Apps and Web Browser

Samsung Smart TVs allow you to easily search for movies, TV shows, browse the web, explore Samsung apps, chat with friends and find many other types of new interactive TV content. Samsung Apps is a growing collection of premium apps specifically built for your TV that connects you to your favorite digital content such as movies from Netflix or Blockbuster, TV shows from Hulu Plus, videos from YouTube, Next Level sports information from ESPN, Music from Pandora, and social updates from Facebook or Twitter.

Captivating 2D & 3D in Full HD 1080p

Whether you are viewing a premium-quality 2D picture or seeing incredible 3D depth, images are breathtakingly real in Samsung Full HD.

Product Model UN46D8000
Product Type LED-LCD TV
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.samsungusa.com
Product Series 8000
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • UN46D8000 LED-LCD TV
  • Remote Control
Features Auto Program, Auto-off, Closed Caption, Sleep Timer, Child Lock
DLNA Certified Yes
Network & Communication
Wireless LAN Yes
Ethernet Technology Ethernet
Ethernet Yes
Physical Characteristics
Height 23.6"
Width 41"
Depth 1.2"
Weight (Approximate) 436.8 oz
Color Silver
Height with Stand 26.70"
Width with Stand 41"
Depth with Stand 10.90"
Weight with Stand (Approximate) 31.50 lb
Video
Analog Tuner NTSC
Video Signal Standard HDTV 1080p
Standard Refresh Rate 60 Hz
Enhanced Refresh Rate 240 Hz
Maximum Resolution 1920 x 1080
Scan Format 1080p
Sound
Sound System Surround Sound, Dolby Digital Plus
Built-in Devices
Speakers Yes
Power Description
Standby Power Consumption 900 mW
Technical Information
3D Technology Shutter
3D Glasses Required Yes
PC Streaming Yes
Internet Access Yes
Media Player Yes

Performance

Lab Tests 2D
Brightness and Contrast Rating Very Good
Brightness and Contrast Score 4.0
Color Quality Rating Very Good
Color Quality Score 3.6
Detail Rating Good
Detail Score 3.3
Motion Rating Very Good
Motion Score 4.3
Power Usage
Green Rating Very Good
Green score 92.0
Power off 0.0   watts
Power on 66.0   watts