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LG 50LF580 vs Samsung UE50J6100

LG 50LF580 vs Samsung UE50J6100

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LG 50LF580
Samsung UE50J6100

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Wi-Fi Edit
The LG 50LF580 supports Wi-Fi, whereas the Samsung UE50J6100 does not support Wi-Fi. Read more

A Wifi (wireless LAN connection) on your TV means that you can connect your TV directly to your WiFi network.

Connecting your TV will be easier and you will not need any cables.

Ethernet port Edit
The LG 50LF580 has an ethernet port, however the Samsung UE50J6100 does not. Read more

An ethernet port lets you connect the TV directly to your router with an ethernet cable.

An ethernet connection is more reliable than wifi and is useful if you do not have a wiki network or the wifi signal is weak. Depending on the speed of your wifi network and ethernet connection may be faster than wifi which means less buffering when streaming content to the TV.

Thinner Edit
LG 50LF580 is 55.8mm thick, but the Samsung UE50J6100 is a 63.7mm thick TV (7.9mm 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.

11% cheaper to run
The LG 50LF580 only costs £100.95 to run over five years but the Samsung UE50J6100 costs £113.77 to run (13% more). Read more
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 50LF580 is "A+", however the rating of the Samsung UE50J6100 is "A+".
2 Reasons For
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung UE50J6100 is "A+", but the rating of the LG 50LF580 is "A+".
User reviews are hugely better
The Samsung UE50J6100 has an average user review score of 100% based on 2 reviews, but the LG 50LF580 has an average rating of 80% (based on 7 reviews).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
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Over one year older
The LG 50LF580 is older than the Samsung UE50J6100 by 18 months.
Vastly Lower user review Score
The LG 50LF580's average user rating is 80%, however the Samsung UE50J6100's is 100% (based on 2 reviews).
4 Reasons Against
Does not support Wi-Fi Edit
The Samsung UE50J6100 does not support Wi-Fi, but the LG 50LF580 does. Read more

A Wifi (wireless LAN connection) on your TV means that you can connect your TV directly to your WiFi network.

Connecting your TV will be easier and you will not need any cables.

Does not have an ethernet port Edit
The Samsung UE50J6100 does not have an ethernet port, whereas the LG 50LF580 has an ethernet port. Read more

An ethernet port lets you connect the TV directly to your router with an ethernet cable.

An ethernet connection is more reliable than wifi and is useful if you do not have a wiki network or the wifi signal is weak. Depending on the speed of your wifi network and ethernet connection may be faster than wifi which means less buffering when streaming content to the TV.

7.9mm thicker Edit
The Samsung UE50J6100 is a 63.7mm thick TV, whereas the LG 50LF580 is a 55.8mm thick TV (7.9mm thinner). 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.

More expensive to run over five years by 13%
The running costs of the Samsung UE50J6100 are £113.77 which is £12.82 more than the LG 50LF580 over five years. Show assumptions.

Average User Rating

Date Released

26 months Ago 7 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 100.95
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 100.95
Electricity cost - switched on £ 113.77
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 113.77
Purchase price £ 488.99
Total cost of ownership £ 602.76
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.5T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.56T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.56 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
50" 50"
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D
 3D
 3D
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Wide Color Enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wide color enhancer
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
BEST
Supported Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 500
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Diagonal (metric)
126cm
BEST
125cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST

Audio

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Dolby Technology
 Pulse
 Digital Plus
 Digital Pulse
 Digital
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
 Pulse
 Digital Plus
 Digital Pulse
 Digital
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Pulse
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Pulse
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Version
4.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 NetCast OS
 NetCast OS

Design

LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Colour
 Black
 Black

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
63W
BEST
71W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
92kWh
BEST
98kWh
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 155W

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
Unknown - Click to provide data

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
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C

Performance

Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer

Packaging Content

Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting Interfaces
 400 x 400
 400 x 400
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Networking

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

Management Features

Auto Power Off System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off system
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 27

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
55.8mm
BEST
63.7mm
Weight
14.2kg 13kg
BEST
Package Weight
17.7kg
BEST
18.1kg
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 14.1kg
Depth (with Stand)
255mm 203.8mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
708mm 696.4mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
1,128mm 1,116.8mm
BEST
Height
660mm 654.4mm
Width
1,128mm 1,116.8mm
Package Height
760mm 738mm
BEST
Package Width
1,197mm
BEST
1,320mm

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
Headphone Outputs
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
PC in (D-Sub) Port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RF Port
2
BEST
1
SCART Port
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
3
BEST
1
HDMI Version
 1.4
BEST
 1.4
HDMI Port
3
BEST
2
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
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