LG 58UF830 vs Panasonic TX-58DX780

LG 58UF830
Panasonic TX-58DX780

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
26kWh lower annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 58UF830 has an annual energy consumption of 130kWh, whereas the Panasonic TX-58DX780 is a 156kWh annual energy consumption TV (26kWh higher). 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.

A little lighter Edit
LG 58UF830 is 22.4kg heavy, but the Panasonic TX-58DX780 is a 23kg heavy TV (600g heavier). 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.

Cheaper by £753
The LG 58UF830 is £752.52 cheaper than the Panasonic TX-58DX780.
11 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The LG 58UF830 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", whereas the Panasonic TX-58DX780 has a rating of "A".
1 Reason For
Thinner Edit
The Panasonic TX-58DX780 has a thickness of 41mm. That's 13.2mm thinner than the LG 58UF830 (41mm). 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.

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
25% thicker Edit
The LG 58UF830 has a thickness of 54.2mm. That's 13.2mm thicker than the Panasonic TX-58DX780 (41mm). 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.

Older by six months
The LG 58UF830 is six months older than the Panasonic TX-58DX780.
5 Reasons Against
26kWh higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Panasonic TX-58DX780 has an annual energy consumption of 156kWh, whereas the LG 58UF830 is a 130kWh annual energy consumption TV (26kWh lower). 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.

A bit heavier Edit
Panasonic TX-58DX780 is 23kg heavy, but the LG 58UF830 is a 22.4kg heavy TV (600g lighter). 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.

More expensive by £753
The Panasonic TX-58DX780 is £752.52 more expensive than the LG 58UF830.
Fewer sellers
The Panasonic TX-58DX780 is only stocked by 1 retailer, but the LG 58UF830 is stocked by 12 sellers. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Worse energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Panasonic TX-58DX780 is "A", whereas the rating of the LG 58UF830 is "A+".

Date Released

15 months Ago 9 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 142.61
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 144.44
Purchase price £ 1,234.76
Total cost of ownership £ 1,379.20
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.72T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.72 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Display

Screen Size
58" 58"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
3D Compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D compatible
3D Type
 Active
 Active
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,800Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 BMR
 BMR
Screen Format Adjustment
 16:9
 16:9
Display Diagonal
146cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST

TV Tuner

Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Tuner
 Analog
 Analog

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
 Smart TV features
 Smart TV features
Internet Browser
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Internet browser
Timeshift Feature
 Timeshift feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
HbbTV
 HbbTV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System
 Web OS
 Web OS
Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring

Audio

RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Audio Decoder
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital AC3
 Dolby Digital AC3

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
1 1
Common Interface Plus
 Common interface plus
 Common interface plus
Common Interface Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface connection
Ethernet LAN Port
1 1
SCART Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 1
Composite Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
2 2
HDMI Port
3 3
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
1 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 1.3

Networking

WiFi Connection
 WiFi connection
 WiFi connection
Bluetooth Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
Miracast
 Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
Network Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Network browsing

Management Features

Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
 Electronic programme guide
 Electronic programme guide
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 27
Hotel Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Hotel mode

Performance

Video Format
 MPO
 AVI
 3GP
 MKV
 VOB
 M4V
 TS
 H.265
 3GPP
 VRO
 PS
 MPO
 AVI
 3GP
 MKV
 VOB
 M4V
 TS
 H.265
 3GPP
 VRO
 PS
Audio Format
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 eAAC+
 HE-AAC
 RA-Lossless
 EAC3
 HE-A
 AAC++
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 eAAC+
 HE-AAC
 RA-Lossless
 EAC3
 HE-A
 AAC++
Image Format
 JPEG XR
 JPS
 JPEG XR
 JPS
Teletext Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Teletext function
Parental Controls
 Parental controls
Unknown - Click to provide data
Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Local Dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Local dimming
Clock Function
 Clock function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Core
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Stored Teletext Page
2,000 pages
BEST
1,500 pages
Subtitles Function
 Subtitles function
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black
Peak Luminance Ratio
65% Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interface
 400 x 200
 400 x 200
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Typical Power Consumption
89W Unknown - Click to provide data
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
BEST
 A+
Average Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 113W
Annual Energy Consumption
130kWh
BEST
156kWh
Power Consumption When Switched Off
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
 DLNA certificate
 DLNA certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
54.2mm 41mm
BEST
Weight
22.4kg
BEST
23kg
Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 31kg
Weight (with Stand)
22.8kg
BEST
24kg
Depth (with Stand)
263mm 234mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
815mm 805mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
1,298mm 1,290mm
BEST
Height
770mm 753mm
BEST
Width
1,298mm 1,290mm
BEST
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 857mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,491mm

Packaging Content

Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control

Technical Details

Dolby Technology
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
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