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LG 32LF580 vs Samsung UE32J5200

LG 32LF580 vs Samsung UE32J5200

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LG 32LF580
Samsung UE32J5200

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Higher RMS rated power Edit
The LG 32LF580 is a 20W RMS rated power TV. That's 10W higher than the Samsung UE32J5200 (10W). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Internet TV Edit
The LG 32LF580 supports internet TV, however the Samsung UE32J5200 does not support internet TV. Read more

Internet TVs allow you to access the internet directly through your TV. Connect your TV to your local network though WiFi or an ethernet cable.

Internet TVs let you watch movies and TV on the internet by connecting directly to services such as BBC iPlayer and YouTube without a computer.

25% thinner Edit
The LG 32LF580 has a depth of 55.5mm. That's 13.5mm thinner than the Samsung UE32J5200 (69mm). 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.

Cheaper by £34
The LG 32LF580 is £34.15 cheaper than the Samsung UE32J5200.
Significantly better user reviews
The average user review score of the LG 32LF580 is 88%, whereas the average rating of the Samsung UE32J5200 is 40% (based on 2 reviews).
2 Reasons For
£32.47 cheaper to run
Over five years the Samsung UE32J5200 is £32.47 cheaper to run than the LG 32LF580. Read more
Energy efficiency rating is higher
The Samsung UE32J5200 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", but the LG 32LF580 has a rating of "A".

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Higher running costs over five years by £32.47
Over five years the running costs of the LG 32LF580 are £82.37 which is £32.47 more than the Samsung UE32J5200. Show assumptions.
Worse energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 32LF580 is "A", whereas the rating of the Samsung UE32J5200 is "A+".
6 Reasons Against
10W lower RMS rated power Edit
The Samsung UE32J5200 is a 10W RMS rated power TV. That's 10W lower than the LG 32LF580 (10W). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Does not support internet TV Edit
The Samsung UE32J5200 does not support internet TV, however the LG 32LF580 supports internet TV. Read more

Internet TVs allow you to access the internet directly through your TV. Connect your TV to your local network though WiFi or an ethernet cable.

Internet TVs let you watch movies and TV on the internet by connecting directly to services such as BBC iPlayer and YouTube without a computer.

13.5mm thicker Edit
The Samsung UE32J5200 is a 69mm thick TV. That's 13.5mm thicker than the LG 32LF580 (69mm). 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 by £34
The Samsung UE32J5200 is £34.15 more expensive than the LG 32LF580.
Older by four months
The Samsung UE32J5200 is four months older than the LG 32LF580.
User review Rating is hugely Worse
The Samsung UE32J5200 only has an average user score of 40%, but the LG 32LF580 has an average user rating of 88% (based on 83 reviews).

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 £ 48.07
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 49.90
Purchase price £ 296.14
Total cost of ownership £ 346.04
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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.
0.25T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.25 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
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
OLED Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
 OLED technology
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 200Hz
Noise Reduction
 Noise reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
BEST
Supported Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 200
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
BEST
10W
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

Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Internet TV
 Internet TV
BEST
 Internet TV
Timeshift
 Timeshift
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Version
4.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 NetCast OS
 NetCast OS
User Memory
4GB Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

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

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
28W Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
41kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 66W

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified

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
Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Formats Supported
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
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
Processor Cores
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Desktop stand included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
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

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
55.5mm
BEST
69mm
Weight
6kg 3.9kg
BEST
Package Weight
7.4kg 5.6kg
BEST
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 4kg
Depth (with Stand)
207mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
481mm 460.2mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
732mm
BEST
741mm
Height
431mm 436mm
Width
732mm 741mm
Package Height
510mm 497mm
BEST
Package Width
816mm
BEST
882mm

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI) Slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
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 1
RS-232 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
3
BEST
1
USB 3.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Version
 1.4
BEST
 1.4
HDMI Port
3
BEST
2
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 Anynet+
 Anynet+
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
USB 3.0 Type-A Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

LED Backlight
 LED backlight
 LED backlight
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