40HE400 : the television Direct-LED from Hitachi

Presentation of the Hitachi 40HE400

Hitachi ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this 40HE400, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
Concerning technology, it is worth noting that this model is delivered with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  With a diagonal of 40 inches, this mid-range model canbe considered as a rather cheap television .
Has the Hitachi succeeded in the challenge of an efficient television set. This is what we are going to see just after .

TV design presentation Hitachi 40HE400

The Hitachi 40HE400 with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
A product that is correct in view of its price. A sleek but effective design. It has the potential to compete with other TV sets on the market.
This TV could simply be one of the best in terms of design for mid-range. It has nothing to envy from its competitors. Even when it’s off, you won’t get tired of looking at it; only happiness!

TV screen presentation Hitachi 40HE400

The designers of Hitachi have made this new TV set 40HE400. A new mid-range model with the characteristics of its time, a well calibrated image, and a high-performance processing.
With this new model, Hitachi confirms one of its technological choices. 
The Hitachi 40HE400 is available in the Ultra HD 4K resolution. At the same time, we are dealing with a nice display on the screen.
In addition, Hitachi has decided to use its mastery of advanced technology on this device, which allows it to benefit from a high quality Ultra HD 4K image resolution.
Thus, the Hitachi 40HE400 allows you to watch everyday movies and videos without necessarily wanting it to be a home theater level. It’s a decent mid-range.

TV sound presentation Hitachi 40HE400

A brief listening allows us to see that it does not work miracles. The sound is far from exceptional. That’s enough for TV shows, but not for home theater showings.
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with two baffles and provides a sound power of 8 W.

The sound quality of this TV is average. Don’t push the volume too hard, you’d be disappointed.

The Intelligent aspect of the Hitachi 40HE400

For the software part, the 40HE400 Hitachi has an operating system SmartVue installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe of entertainment.
This TV’s Internet access is possible either via Wi-Fi or via a LAN local network and you have the possibility to download a wide variety of applications and movies.

Presentation of the connection technology of Hitachi 40HE400

This television Hitachi 40HE400 offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.

40HE400 from Hitachi – Technical characteristics

The main features of this TV set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 92.3 cm x 60.5 cm x 8.2 cm
Screen size in inches 40
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct-LED
Display frequency 60
Sound power 8
Smart TV SmartVue
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-S DVB-S2 
Number of tuners 2
Number of USB ports 1
Number of HDMI ports 2
Number of audio outputs 1
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 75 W

Our conclusion on the Hitachi 40HE400

The overall feeling about the product is satisfactory, it is not the best on the market, but it still allows to have an efficient television set.
In addition, it is worth noting that this 40HE400 is equipped with smart TV technology. Thanks to this, you have a top-of-the-range device in its category, which makes it a relevant choice.
With its 4K display technology, this TV offers you an image quality close to perfection, and a sound quality above the others; Enhanced with an aesthetics that stands out, you have the ingredients of a device that you want to own.