LG 55UF680 vs Samsung HG55ED670

LG 55UF680
Samsung HG55ED670

Top Prices

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RLR Distribution
Out of stock
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Out of stock
BT Shop
Out of stock
BT Business Direct
Out of stock

Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Ethernet LAN connection Edit
The LG 55UF680 has an Ethernet LAN connection, whereas the Samsung HG55ED670 does not have an Ethernet LAN connection.
13% thinner Edit
The LG 55UF680 has a thickness of 56.7mm, however the Samsung HG55ED670 is a 64mm thick TV (7.3mm thicker). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 55UF680 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Samsung HG55ED670 is "A+".
6 Reasons For
PC in port Edit
The Samsung HG55ED670 has a PC in port, however the LG 55UF680 does not have a PC in port. Read more

The socket (port) to receive input from a PC via a D-sub, which is a connector with a characteristic D-shaped metal shield.

25% lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung HG55ED670 is a 96kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 24kWh lower than the LG 55UF680 (96kWh). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

31% lighter Edit
The Samsung HG55ED670 is a 13.6kg heavy TV. That's 4.2kg lighter than the LG 55UF680 (13.6kg). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

Available from 1 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
14% cheaper to run
The Samsung HG55ED670 is £19.23 cheaper to run than the LG 55UF680 over five years. Read more
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung HG55ED670 is "A+", however the rating of the LG 55UF680 is "A+".

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Does not have a PC in port Edit
The LG 55UF680 does not have a PC in port, however the Samsung HG55ED670 has a PC in port. Read more

The socket (port) to receive input from a PC via a D-sub, which is a connector with a characteristic D-shaped metal shield.

24kWh higher annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 55UF680 is a 120kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 24kWh higher than the Samsung HG55ED670 (96kWh). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

Heavier Edit
LG 55UF680 is 17.8kg heavy. That's 4.2kg heavier than the Samsung HG55ED670 (13.6kg). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

Fewer sellers
Only 2 sellers sells the LG 55UF680, but 3 stores sell the Samsung HG55ED670. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this TV, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
17% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the running costs of the LG 55UF680 are £133.23 which is £19.23 more than the Samsung HG55ED670. Show assumptions.
2 Reasons Against
Does not have an Ethernet LAN connection Edit
The Samsung HG55ED670 does not have an Ethernet LAN connection, but the LG 55UF680 has an Ethernet LAN connection.
Thicker Edit
Samsung HG55ED670 is 64mm thick, but the LG 55UF680 is a 56.7mm thick TV (7.3mm thinner). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

Date Released

21 months Ago 21 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 131.40
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 133.23
Purchase price £ 599.99
Total cost of ownership £ 733.22
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 112.17
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 114.00

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.66T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.66 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.57T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.57 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
55" 55"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Backlighting
 Edge-LED
 Edge-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 100Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 CMR (Clear Motion Rate)
 CMR (Clear Motion Rate)
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 138cm
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto channel search feature
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB-CI+
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB-CI+
Tuner
 Analog
 Analog

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
 Smart TV features
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Version
2.0 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System
 Web OS
 Web OS
Welcome Message
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Hospitality Home Menu
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Audio

RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 20W
Loudspeaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Built-In Speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker
Dolby Technology
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
Audio Decoder
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Studio Sound

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Common Interface Plus
 Common interface plus
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface connection
Ethernet LAN Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RF Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
SCART Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio in Port
 PC Audio in port
 PC Audio in port
Composite Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
PC in Port
 PC in port
 PC in port
BEST
HDMI Port
2 2
Intel Wireless Display Technology
 Intel Wireless Display technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RJ-12 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Networking

WiFi Connection
 WiFi connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bluetooth Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
BEST
 Ethernet LAN connection
Miracast
 Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

On/off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off timer
Smart Mode
 Energy saving
 Energy saving
Picture in Picture Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture in picture function
On Screen Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen display
Electronic Programme Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Electronic programme guide
Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 27
LYNK REACH Server Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Logo Display With Time Out Setting (BMP/movie)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
My Channel Function
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Music Mode Backlight On/off
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Soundbar Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Auto Source Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
LYNK DRM Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Smoovie Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Performance

Video Format
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
Audio Format
 AC3
 AC3
Image Format
 JPG
 JPG
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Wide Color Enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wide color enhancer
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
Clock Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Clock function
Stored Teletext Page
2,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
Software Clock
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Cloning
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Hospitality Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
External Clock Dimming Control
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
External Clock Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Security Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Design

Built-In Camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in camera
LED Indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicator
Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -90 - 90
VESA Mounting Interface
 300 x 300
 300 x 300
Swivelling Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling stand
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Screwed Battery Cover
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Power On Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Power

Typical Power Consumption
82W 70W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Power Consumption in Power Save Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 37W
Annual Energy Consumption
120kWh 96kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 144W
Input Voltage
 240
 100
 100 - 240
 240
 100
 100 - 240
Energy Saving Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy saving mode

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
 DLNA certificate
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
56.7mm
BEST
64mm
Weight
17.8kg 13.6kg
BEST
Package Weight
22.2kg 20.6kg
BEST
Weight (with Stand)
18.1kg 16.5kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
237mm 226.5mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
778mm 762.8mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
1,240mm 1,230.6mm
BEST
Height
722mm 718.4mm
BEST
Width
1,240mm 1,230.6mm
BEST
Packaging Height
810mm
BEST
815mm
Packaging Width
1,330mm
BEST
1,470mm

Packaging Content

Battery Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Battery included
Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data TM1240
Mounting Kit
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mounting kit
Cable Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
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