LG 55EG910 vs Samsung UE55JU7000

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LG 55EG910
Samsung UE55JU7000

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Thinner Edit
The LG 55EG910 has a thickness of 48.9mm. That's 18.5mm thinner than the Samsung UE55JU7000 (67.4mm). 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.

Lighter Edit
LG 55EG910 is 12.8kg heavy, but the Samsung UE55JU7000 is a 15.4kg heavy TV (2.6kg 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.

8 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.
Better expert reviews
Based on 1 review, the average expert review score of the LG 55EG910 is 90%, whereas the average rating of the Samsung UE55JU7000 is 85% (based on 9 reviews).
Much better user reviews
Based on 2 reviews, the average user review score of the LG 55EG910 is 100%, whereas the average rating of the Samsung UE55JU7000 is 89% (based on 7 reviews).
5 Reasons For
Four HDMI ports Edit
The Samsung UE55JU7000 has four HDMI ports, however the LG 55EG910 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.

A lot lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE55JU7000 has an annual energy consumption of 114kWh, however the LG 55EG910 is a 161kWh annual energy consumption TV (47kWh 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.

Cheaper by £320
The Samsung UE55JU7000 costs £320 less than the LG 55EG910.
24% cheaper to run
Over five years the Samsung UE55JU7000 only costs £133.23 to run but the LG 55EG910 costs £176.26 to run (32% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Samsung UE55JU7000 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", however the LG 55EG910 has a rating of "A".

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Only three HDMI ports Edit
The LG 55EG910 is a three HDMI port TV, whereas the Samsung UE55JU7000 only has four 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.

A lot higher annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 55EG910 has an annual energy consumption of 161kWh, whereas the Samsung UE55JU7000 is a 114kWh annual energy consumption TV (47kWh 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.

More expensive by £320
The LG 55EG910 is £320 more expensive than the Samsung UE55JU7000.
£43.03 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs of the LG 55EG910 are £176.26 which is £43.03 more than the Samsung UE55JU7000 over five years. Show assumptions.
Worse energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 55EG910 is "A", whereas the rating of the Samsung UE55JU7000 is "A+".
6 Reasons Against
Thicker Edit
Samsung UE55JU7000 is 67.4mm thick. That's 18.5mm thicker than the LG 55EG910 (67.4mm). 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.

2.6kg heavier Edit
The Samsung UE55JU7000 is a 15.4kg heavy TV, whereas the LG 55EG910 is a 12.8kg heavy TV (2.6kg 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.

Less retailers
The Samsung UE55JU7000 is only stocked by 9 retailers, whereas the LG 55EG910 is stocked by 17 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
Older by six months
The Samsung UE55JU7000 is six months older than the LG 55EG910.
Expert review Rating is Worse
The Samsung UE55JU7000's average expert score is 85%, however the LG 55EG910's is 90% (based on 1 review).
User review Rating is much Worse
The Samsung UE55JU7000's average user score is 89%, however the LG 55EG910's is 100% (based on 2 reviews).

Awards

No awards found 3 Awards
avforums.com: Recommended
benchmark.pl: Good Product
hdtvtest.co.uk: Highly Recommended

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

16 months Ago 21 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 176.26
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 176.26
Purchase price £ 1,169.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,345.26
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 131.40
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 133.23
Purchase price £ 849.00
Total cost of ownership £ 982.23
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.87T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.87 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
22
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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.

Display

Screen Size
55" 55"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
3D Type
 Active
 Active
LED Backlighting
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Comb Filter
 3D
BEST
 3D
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
3D Technology
 FPR 3D
 FPR 3D
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1300
2D-3D Converter
 2D-3D converter
Unknown - Click to provide data
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 OLED
 LED
BEST
 OLED
 LED
Screen Format Adjustment
 14:9
 4:3
 Auto
 Zoom
 14:9
 4:3
 Auto
 Zoom
Display Diagonal
139cm
BEST
138cm
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
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
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Tuner
 Analog
 Analog
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
Tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data 2

Smart TV

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

Audio

Built-In Subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Sound Mode
 News
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 News
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoder
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technology
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby MS11
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby MS11

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 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
RF Port
2 2
RS-232 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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 1
USB 2.0 Port
3 3
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
PC in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in port
HDMI Port
3 4
BEST
Intel Wireless Display Technology
 Intel Wireless Display technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Consumer Electronics Control
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
Mobile High-Definition Link
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile high-definition link
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

WiFi Connection
 WiFi connection
 WiFi connection
Bluetooth Connection
 Bluetooth connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
WiFi Standard
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 802.11ac
 802.11a
BEST
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
Miracast
 Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
WiFi Direct Connection
 WiFi direct connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
Near Field Communication
 Near field communication
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

Sleep Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sleep timer
On/off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off timer
Smart Mode
 Personal
 Cinema
 Standard
 Sports
 Natural
 Game
 Movie
 Personal
 Cinema
 Standard
 Sports
 Natural
 Game
 Movie
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
ECO Mode
 ECO mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 27

Performance

Video Format
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
 H.265
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
 H.265
Audio Format
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 eAAC+
 HE-AAC
 EAC3
 HE-A
 AAC++
 DSS
 MP4
 3GPP
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 eAAC+
 HE-AAC
 EAC3
 HE-A
 AAC++
 DSS
 MP4
 3GPP
Image Format
 JPG
 MPO
 JPS
 JPG
 MPO
 JPS
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
BD Wise Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
 BD wise technology
24p Playback
 24p playback
Unknown - Click to provide data
Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Extended PVR
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Voice Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Voice control
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting

Power

Typical Power Consumption
110W 82W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
161kWh 114kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 218W

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
 DLNA certificate
 DLNA certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
48.9mm
BEST
67.4mm
Weight
12.8kg
BEST
15.4kg
Package Weight
20.4kg
BEST
23.6kg
Weight (with Stand)
15kg
BEST
18.2kg
Depth (with Stand)
208mm
BEST
277.7mm
Height (with Stand)
760mm
BEST
770.5mm
Width (with Stand)
1,228mm
BEST
1,242.6mm
Height
719mm 718.3mm
Width
1,225mm 1,242.6mm
Packaging Height
225mm
BEST
812mm
Packaging Depth
810mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
1,435mm 1,415mm
BEST

Packaging Content

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