LG 55UF8509 vs LG 55UH668

LG 55UF8509
LG 55UH668

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Thinner Edit
LG 55UF8509 is 50.8mm thick, but the LG 55UH668 is a 60.9mm thick TV (10.1mm 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.

Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 55UF8509 is "A+", however the rating of the LG 55UH668 is "A+".
5 Reasons For
Three HDMI ports Edit
The LG 55UH668 is a three HDMI port TV, whereas the LG 55UF8509 only has two HDMI ports. Read more

The HDMI ports quantity is the number of ports that the TV has that will accept a HDMI cable. HDMI is the most common type of cable used to connect modern TVs, DVD players, games consoles etc.

A greater number of HDMI ports will allow you to permanently connect more devices to the TV and will reduce the need to reach around the back of the TV to unplug and plug in cables when switching between devices.

18kWh lower annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 55UH668 has an annual energy consumption of 99kWh, whereas the LG 55UF8509 is a 117kWh annual energy consumption TV (18kWh 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.

Slightly lighter Edit
LG 55UH668 is 18.2kg heavy, but the LG 55UF8509 is a 19.3kg heavy TV (1.1kg 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 to run by £19.23
Over five years the LG 55UH668 only costs £110.79 to run however the LG 55UF8509 costs £130.02 to run (17% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The LG 55UH668 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", whereas the LG 55UF8509 has a rating of "A+".

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
One less HDMI port Edit
The LG 55UF8509 has two HDMI ports, however the LG 55UH668 only has three HDMI ports. Read more

The HDMI ports quantity is the number of ports that the TV has that will accept a HDMI cable. HDMI is the most common type of cable used to connect modern TVs, DVD players, games consoles etc.

A greater number of HDMI ports will allow you to permanently connect more devices to the TV and will reduce the need to reach around the back of the TV to unplug and plug in cables when switching between devices.

16% higher annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 55UF8509 is a 117kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 18kWh higher than the LG 55UH668 (99kWh). 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.

6% heavier Edit
The LG 55UF8509 is a 19.3kg heavy TV. That's 1.1kg heavier than the LG 55UH668 (18.2kg). 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.

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17% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the LG 55UF8509 costs £130.02 to run which is £19.23 more to run than the LG 55UH668. Show assumptions.
2 Reasons Against
17% thicker Edit
The LG 55UH668 has a thickness of 60.9mm. That's 10.1mm thicker than the LG 55UF8509 (60.9mm). 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 two months
The LG 55UH668 is two months older than the LG 55UF8509.

Awards

1 Award
audiovision.de: Power Saver Award
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Average Expert Rating

Date Released

7 months Ago 9 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 128.19
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 130.02
Electricity cost - switched on £ 108.96
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 110.79
Purchase price £ 799.00
Total cost of ownership £ 909.79
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.65T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.65 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.55T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.55 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
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
 4K Ultra HD
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
Refresh Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 100Hz
LED Backlighting
 Edge-LED
 Edge-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
OLED Technology
 OLED technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
2D-3D Converter
 2D-3D converter
Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture Mastering Index (PMI)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,200
Display Technology
 OLED
 LED
BEST
 OLED
 LED
Display Diagonal
139cm 139cm
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST

TV Tuner

Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB-S2
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB-S2
Tuner
 Analog
 Analog
Triple Tuner
 Triple tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
 Smart TV features
 Smart TV features
Internet Browser
 Internet browser
Unknown - Click to provide data
Timeshift Feature
 Timeshift feature
 Timeshift feature
HbbTV
 HbbTV
 HbbTV
Operating System Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.0
Operating System
 Web OS
 Web OS

Audio

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

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
1 1
S-Video Input Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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 1
RF Port
2 2
SCART Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 1
PC Audio in Port
 PC Audio in port
Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in Port
1 1
Component Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
2 2
PC in Port
 PC in port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2 3
BEST
Intel Wireless Display Technology
 Intel Wireless Display technology
 Intel Wireless Display technology
Audio in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Out Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

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
 Miracast
WiFi Direct Connection
 WiFi direct connection
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
On/off Timer
 On/off timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Playback Mode
 Zoom
 Zoom

Performance

Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Stored Teletext Page
2,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Compression Format
 MPEG
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 MPEG
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
USB Recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB recording
Luminance
65% Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black
Peak Luminance Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 65%
Year of Production
Unknown - Click to provide data 2016

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interface
 300 x 300
 300 x 300
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Typical Power Consumption
80W 68W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
117kWh 99kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 110 - 230
 110 - 230
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
 DLNA certificate
 DLNA certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
50.8mm
BEST
60.9mm
Weight
19.3kg 18.2kg
BEST
Package Weight
25.9kg 22.3kg
BEST
Weight (with Stand)
20.4kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth (with Stand)
260.6mm
BEST
282mm
Height (with Stand)
781.6mm
BEST
787mm
Width (with Stand)
1,234.8mm
BEST
1,240mm
Height
727.3mm 721mm
Width
1,234.8mm 1,240mm
Packaging Height
810mm
BEST
860mm
Packaging Width
1,330mm
BEST
1,360mm

Packaging Content

Included 3D Glasses
 Included 3D glasses
Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Included
 Battery included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
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