LG 55UF680 vs Samsung HG55ED670

LG 55UF680
Samsung HG55ED670

Top Prices

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Ethernet LAN Edit
The LG 55UF680 has an ethernet LAN, whereas the Samsung HG55ED670 does not have an ethernet LAN.
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+".
6 Reasons For
PC in (D-Sub) Edit
The Samsung HG55ED670 has a PC in (D-Sub), however the LG 55UF680 does not have a PC in (D-Sub). 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.

25% lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung HG55ED670 is a 96kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 24kWh lower than the LG 55UF680 (96kWh). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

31% lighter Edit
The Samsung HG55ED670 is a 13.6kg heavy TV. That's 4.2kg lighter than the LG 55UF680 (13.6kg). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

Available from 1 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
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

5 Reasons Against
Does not have a PC in (D-Sub) Edit
The LG 55UF680 does not have a PC in (D-Sub), however the Samsung HG55ED670 has a PC in (D-Sub). 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.

24kWh higher annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 55UF680 is a 120kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 24kWh higher than the Samsung HG55ED670 (96kWh). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

Heavier Edit
LG 55UF680 is 17.8kg heavy. That's 4.2kg heavier than the Samsung HG55ED670 (13.6kg). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

Fewer sellers
Only 1 retailer sell the LG 55UF680, but 2 retailers sell the Samsung HG55ED670. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this TV, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
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 LAN Edit
The Samsung HG55ED670 does not have an ethernet LAN, but the LG 55UF680 has an ethernet LAN.
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

23 months Ago 23 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 131.40
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 133.23
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
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LED Backlighting Type
 Edge-LED
 Edge-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
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
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 138cm

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto channel search
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+
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
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Operating System Version
2.0 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 Web OS
 Web OS
Welcome Message
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Hospitality Home Menu
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Audio

RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 20W
Number of Loudspeakers
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker(s)
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 Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Studio Sound

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface (CI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RF Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
SCART Ports Quantity
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 Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
BEST
HDMI Ports Quantity
2 2
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
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VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RJ-12 Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Networking

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

Management Features

On/Off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/Off timer
Smart Modes
 Energy saving
 Energy saving
Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 27
LYNK REACH Server Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Logo Display With Time Out Setting (BMP/movie)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
My Channel Function
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Music Mode Backlight On/off
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Soundbar Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Auto Source Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
LYNK DRM Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Smoovie Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Performance

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
Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Wide Color Enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wide color enhancer
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and 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
Software Clock
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Cloning
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB cloning
Hospitality Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
External Clock Dimming Control
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
External Clock Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Security Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Design

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

Ergonomics

Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -90 - 90
VESA Mounting Interfaces
 300 x 300
 300 x 300
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Screwed Battery Cover
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Power On Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
82W 70W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
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
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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

Packaging Content

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