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Cracking Open the 55" Samsung LED TV (UN55D6300SF)

Cracking Open the 55" Samsung LED TV (UN55D6300SF)

55" Samsung LED TV (UN55D6300SF) cracking open: Box

The edge-lit Samsung UN55D6300SFHP 55" LED TV gives you a big screen, Internet connectivity, apps, and an integrated Web browser.
I wanted to see how Samsung packed all this tech inside a TV that's just over 1" thick. So, I got out my Phillips screw driver and popped off the back cover. Follow along as I crack open the Samsung UN55D6300SF.
As this photo shows, the TV's box was too large to fit within our studio's normal shooting area.


55" Samsung LED TV (UN55D6300SF) cracking open:

As of this writing, the Samsung UN55D6300SFHP 55" LED TV has an MSRP of $2,299.99 (US). We purchased this test unit from a local retailer for $1,799.99 (not including tax). This TV has the following technical specifications:
  • Screen: 54.6" (measured diagonally)
  • Resolution: 1,920 x 1,080
  • Dynamic Contrast Ratio: 5,000,000:1
  • Panel Refresh Rate: 120Hz
  • Aspect Ratio: 16:9
  • Sound: SRS TheaterSound (15 Watts x 2 Audio Channels)
  • Speakers: Two built-in speakers
  • Ports: 4 HDMI, 1 Component, 1 Composite, 1 PC (D-sub), 1 PC Audio input (mini jack), 2 USB 2.0 ports, 1 Optical audio output, 1 Audio output (mini jack), 1 Coaxial input, Ethernet port
  • Wi-Fi support: Requires Samsung Wireless LAN adapter (sold separately)
  • Apps: Smart TV with Samsung Apps and integrated Web browser


55" Samsung LED TV (UN55D6300SF) cracking open: Back

The Samsung UN55D6300SF weighs 48.9 pounds with the included stand and 39.7 pounds without it. The set measures 50.4" (W) x 30.1" (H) x 1.2" (D) -- without the stand. When attached, the stand adds just over 2 inches to the unit's height, and it has a depth of 12 inches.


55" Samsung LED TV (UN55D6300SF) cracking open: Rear Ports


55" Samsung LED TV (UN55D6300SF) cracking open: Power cord connector

 

1.2 inches thick

55" Samsung LED TV (UN55D6300SF) cracking open: Remote, included cables, holder rings, cable holder, and documentation

 

Removing the stand from the screen

 stand

 

Removing the back panel screws

Removing the back panel

First look inside

Motherboard (mounted)

Power board

LCD control board panel and cover 

Right speaker

Left speaker

Disconnecting the motherboard cables

Removing the motherboard screws

 Removing the motherboard

Front control panel PCB

 

Removing the LCD control board outer panel screws

 

Removing the LCD control board outer panel

Removing the LCD control board cover screws

Removing the LCD control board cover

LCD controller board (mounted)

Disconnecting the LCD control board ribbon cables

Removing the LCD control board screws

Removing the LCD control board

 

LCD control board - Top

LCD control board - Bottom

Samsung AMLCD LQFC031T1C-Q2 (DTV SoC)

Intersil ISL24835 This Intersil chip, with markings ISL24835, is likely a TFT-LCD Reference Voltage Generator.

Samsung SM4109 DA1041 SMBM014

 

STMicroelectronics 39150 Ultra low drop BICMOS voltage regulator

LCD control board markings and part numbers

Motherboard - Top

Motherboard - Bottom

Samsung "Genoa-S" SDP1001 Video/Audio/Graphics Processor

Four Samsung K4B1G1646G-BCH9 DRAM chip

Samsung chip with sticker 05590A

Samsung chip with sticker 05523A

 Samsung Arsenal-WW SDP94 S4LJ103X video processor 

Realtek RTL8201E Single-Chip/Port 10/100Mbps Ethernet PHYceiver with Auto MDIX

AKM AK4686EQ cCapacitor-less 2ch/4ch Audio CODEC

Texas Instruments MP222EC 0BK G4 CDKL

Weltrend WT61P805 "microcontroller for flat panel display and power management"

Texas Instruments TAS 5725 TI 11K D8F9 G4 This Texas Instruments chip, with marks TAS 5725 TI 11k D8F9 G4, is likely a Mixed Signal Microcontroller.

Samsung BN40-00208A Tuner

 


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