This TV is rated A+ for energy efficiency, and the 55LF631 is one of the cheaper to run large TVs that were launched in the last 12 months that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 55LF631 is £106.
LG Has Good Reviews for Its TVs
LG has good average ratings for its large TVs as well as across its entire TV range compared to other manufacturers.
Just Released Eight Months Ago
The 55LF631 was only relased by LG eight months ago.
HD HD Type
The display resolution of the this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many large TVs that came out around the same time as it.
Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Has a WiFi Connection
The 55LF631 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the 55LF631 also have a WiFi connection.
The 55LF631 is Smart TV. Most of the other TVs that are a similar age to the 55LF631 also are Smart TV.
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Three USB 2.0 Ports
The 55LF631 is a three USB 2.0 port TV. Most of the other large TVs that came out around the same time as the 55LF631 have between one and three USB 2.0 ports.
Features One App
The number of lifestyle apps featured on the 55LF631 is more than most large TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This LG TV features a Google Apps app, which is the most frequently featured app featured on similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to the 55LF631.
Has One Smart Mode
The LG 55LF631 has a greater number of smart modes than most large TVs that have been available for the last year. The most commonly found smart mode is Game, but this smart mode is not found on this television. The smart modes Cinema|Game|Sports|Standard|Vivid are also found on this TV.
Very Low Annual Energy Consumption
TVs that were launched in the last 12 months have annual energy consumptions of between 77kWh and 320kWh. The LG 55LF631 has one of the lower annual energy consumptions (only 95 kilowatt hours) amongst large TVs of this age.
3 Reasons Against
Not 3D Compatible
Like most of the other new large TVs, the LG 55LF631 is not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The 55LF631 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 55LF631 also do not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The LG 55LF631 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other recently released large TVs also do not feature OLED technology.
1 Other reason to consider the LG 55LF631
The 55LF631 has a pretty average thickness (55.1 millimeters) compared to most of the other new large TVs.
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Total running cost over 5 years
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.53 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 14 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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