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LG 55UF680 vs Samsung HG55ED670

LG 55UF680 vs Samsung HG55ED670

LG 55UF680
Samsung HG55ED670

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Ethernet port Edit
The LG 55UF680 has an ethernet port, whereas the Samsung HG55ED670 does not have 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.

13% thinner Edit
The LG 55UF680 has a depth of 56.7mm, however the Samsung HG55ED670 is a 64mm thick TV (7.3mm 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.

Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 55UF680 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Samsung HG55ED670 is "A+".
3 Reasons For
PC in (D-Sub) port Edit
The Samsung HG55ED670 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, however the LG 55UF680 does not have a PC in (D-Sub) port. Read more

The socket (port) to receive input from a PC via a D-sub, which is a connector with a characteristic D-shaped metal shield.

14% cheaper to run
The Samsung HG55ED670 is £19.23 cheaper to run than the LG 55UF680 over five years. Read more
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung HG55ED670 is "A+", however the rating of the LG 55UF680 is "A+".

Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
17% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the running costs of the LG 55UF680 are £133.23 which is £19.23 more than the Samsung HG55ED670. Show assumptions.
2 Reasons Against
Does not have an ethernet port Edit
The Samsung HG55ED670 does not have an ethernet port, but the LG 55UF680 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.

Thicker Edit
Samsung HG55ED670 is 64mm thick, but the LG 55UF680 is a 56.7mm thick TV (7.3mm 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.

Date Released

26 months Ago 26 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 131.40
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 133.23
Purchase price £ 429.99
Total cost of ownership £ 563.22
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 112.17
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 114.00

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

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.
0.57T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.57 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
55" 55"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
LED Backlighting Type
 Edge-LED
 Edge-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Wide Color Enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wide color enhancer
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 100Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 CMR (Clear Motion Rate)
 CMR (Clear Motion Rate)
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 138cm

Audio

Built-In Speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 20W
Loudspeaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Dolby Technology
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Studio Sound

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Version
2.0 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 Web OS
 Web OS
Hospitality Home Menu
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Hospitality home menu
Welcome Messages
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Welcome messages

Design

Built-In Camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in camera
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Colour
 Black
 Black

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
82W 70W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 37W
Annual Energy Consumption
120kWh 96kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 144W
Input Voltage
 240
 100
 100 - 240
 240
 100
 100 - 240
Energy Saving Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy saving mode

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-CI+
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB-CI+

Performance

Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Video Formats Supported
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
Audio Formats Supported
 AC3
 AC3
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 JPG
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
Security Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Security mode
Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug & Play
Clock Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Clock function
Teletext
2,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
External Clock Dimming Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 External clock dimming control
Hospitality Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Hospitality Plug & Play
USB Cloning Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB cloning function
Software Clock
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Software clock
External Clock Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data
 External clock compatibility

Packaging Content

Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
Mounting Kit
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mounting kit
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data TM1240
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide

Ergonomics

Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -90 - 90
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
VESA Mounting Interfaces
 300 x 300
 300 x 300
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Screwed Battery Cover
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screwed battery cover
Power On Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power on mode

Networking

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

Management Features

Soundbar Connection Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Soundbar connection port
Auto Power Off System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off system
Smart Modes
 Energy saving
 Energy saving
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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
On/Off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/Off timer
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 27
My Channel Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 My Channel function
Logo Display With Time Out Setting (BMP/movie)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Logo display with time out setting (BMP/movie)
LYNK REACH Server Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LYNK REACH server compatibility
Smoovie Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Smoovie compatibility
LYNK DRM
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LYNK DRM
Auto Source Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto source mode
Music Mode Backlight On/off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Music mode backlight on/off

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
56.7mm
BEST
64mm
Weight
17.8kg 13.6kg
BEST
Package Weight
22.2kg 20.6kg
BEST
Weight With Stand
18.1kg 16.5kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
237mm 226.5mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
778mm 762.8mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
1,240mm 1,230.6mm
BEST
Height
722mm 718.4mm
Width
1,240mm 1,230.6mm
Package Height
810mm
BEST
815mm
Package Width
1,330mm
BEST
1,470mm

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI) Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface (CI) slot
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
PC in (D-Sub) Port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
BEST
Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)
 Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RF Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
SCART Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
HDMI Port
2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RJ-12 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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