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LG 32LF580 vs Samsung UE32J5500

LG 32LF580 vs Samsung UE32J5500

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LG 32LF580
Samsung UE32J5500

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Standard delivery: £4.19
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Standard delivery: £4.19
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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Thinner Edit
LG 32LF580 is 55.5mm thick. That's 11.1mm thinner than the Samsung UE32J5500 (66.6mm). 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.

Energy efficiency rating is better
The LG 32LF580 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", however the Samsung UE32J5500 has a rating of "A".
5 Reasons For
Cheaper by £32
The Samsung UE32J5500 is £32 cheaper than the LG 32LF580.
1 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £13.24
Over five years the Samsung UE32J5500 is £13.24 cheaper to run than the LG 32LF580. Read more
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Samsung UE32J5500 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", whereas the LG 32LF580 has a rating of "A".
A little better user reviews
The average user review score of the Samsung UE32J5500 is 91% based on 697 reviews, whereas the average rating of the LG 32LF580 is 88% (based on 83 reviews).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
More expensive by £32
The LG 32LF580 is £32 more expensive than the Samsung UE32J5500.
Less retailers
The LG 32LF580 is only stocked by 3 sellers, whereas the Samsung UE32J5500 is stocked by 4 retailers. 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.
£13.24 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the LG 32LF580 are £82.37 which is £13.24 more than the Samsung UE32J5500. Show assumptions.
User review Rating is a little Worse
The LG 32LF580's average user score is 88%, however the Samsung UE32J5500's is 91% (based on 697 reviews).
2 Reasons Against
17% thicker Edit
The Samsung UE32J5500 has a depth of 66.6mm. That's 11.1mm thicker than the LG 32LF580 (66.6mm). 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 four months
The Samsung UE32J5500 is four months older than the LG 32LF580.

Awards

No awards found 1 Award
reviewed.com: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

18 months Ago 23 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 64.10
Electricity cost - standby £ 18.27
Total running cost £ 82.37
Purchase price £ 261.99
Total cost of ownership £ 344.36
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 67.30
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 69.13
Purchase price £ 229.99
Total cost of ownership £ 299.12
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.41T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.41 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.34T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.34 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
9
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
32" 32"
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D
 3D
 3D
High Frequency Rate
60Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1366 x 768
 1920 x 1080
 1366 x 768
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Wide Color Enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wide color enhancer
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 400Hz
Noise Reduction
 Noise reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 400
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 14:9
 4:3
 Zoom
 16:9
 14:9
 4:3
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
80cm 80cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST

Features

Automatic Shut Off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Automatic shut off

Audio

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Dolby Technology
 Digital
 Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
 Digital
 Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
Sound Modes
 News
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 News
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 DTS 2.0
 DTS 2.0 + Digital Out
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS 2.0
 DTS 2.0 + Digital Out
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound

Smart TV

Interactive TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Interactive TV
Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring
Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Video Apps
 YouTube
 NetFlix
 YouTube
 NetFlix
Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
Timeshift
 Timeshift
 Timeshift
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Operating System Version
4.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
News Apps
 BBC
 BBC
Operating System Installed
 NetCast OS
 NetCast OS
User Memory
4GB Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
28W
BEST
42W
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
Annual Energy Consumption
41kWh
BEST
58kWh
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 87W

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
Green (Eco) Compliant
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Green (Eco) compliant

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto channel search
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 ATSC
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 ATSC
Analog Signal Format System
 NTSC
 NTSC M
 NTSC
 NTSC M

Performance

Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
Video Formats Supported
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
BD Wise
Unknown - Click to provide data
 BD Wise
Audio Formats Supported
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 HE-AAC
 EAC3
 HE-A
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 HE-AAC
 EAC3
 HE-A
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 JPEG XR
 JPG
 JPEG XR
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Local Dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Local dimming
Subtitles
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Subtitles
Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Extended PVR
Processor Cores
2 4
BEST
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
BD Wise Plus
Unknown - Click to provide data
 BD Wise Plus

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Desktop stand included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Mounting Kit
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mounting kit
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Cables Included
 AC
 LAN (RJ-45)
 SCART
 AC
 LAN (RJ-45)
 SCART
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

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting Interfaces
 200 x 200
 200 x 200
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
Miracast
 Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct

Management Features

Auto Power Off System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off system
Smart Modes
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Energy saving
 Standard
 Sports
 Natural
 Movie
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Energy saving
 Standard
 Sports
 Natural
 Movie
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
On/Off Timer
 On/Off timer
 On/Off timer
Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
 Sleep timer
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 27

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
55.5mm
BEST
66.6mm
Weight
6kg 4.7kg
BEST
Package Weight
7.4kg 4.7kg
BEST
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.1kg
Depth (with Stand)
207mm
BEST
207.6mm
Height (with Stand)
481mm 471.6mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
732mm 721.4mm
BEST
Height
431mm 424.8mm
Width
732mm 721.4mm
Package Height
510mm 424.8mm
BEST
Package Width
816mm 721.4mm
BEST

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI) Slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
Headphone Outputs
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
PC in (D-Sub) Port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)
 Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
RF Port
2 2
SCART Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RS-232 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Composite Video in
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
3
BEST
2
USB 3.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Version
 1.4
BEST
 1.4
HDMI Port
3 3
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
USB 3.0 Type-A Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.3

Technical Details

LED Backlight
 LED backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
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