LG 55EG910 vs LG 55UG870

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LG 55EG910
LG 55UG870

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Three USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports quantitys on the LG 55EG910 is three, but the LG 55UG870 only has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

Two times thinner Edit
The LG 55EG910 has a depth of 48.9mm, however the LG 55UG870 is a 98mm thick TV (49.1mm 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.

Lighter Edit
LG 55EG910 is 12.8kg heavy. That's 8.9kg lighter than the LG 55UG870 (21.7kg). 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.

£410 cheaper
The LG 55EG910 is £410 cheaper than the LG 55UG870.
Available from 16 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
3 Reasons For
31% lower annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 55UG870 is a 123kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 38kWh lower than the LG 55EG910 (123kWh). 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.

23% cheaper to run
The LG 55UG870 is £39.83 cheaper to run than the LG 55EG910 over five years. Read more
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 55UG870 is "A+", however the rating of the LG 55EG910 is "A".

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
38kWh higher annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 55EG910 is a 161kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 38kWh higher than the LG 55UG870 (123kWh). 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.

More expensive to run over five years by 29%
Over five years the LG 55EG910 costs £176.26 to run which is £39.83 more to run than the LG 55UG870. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is worse
The LG 55EG910 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", whereas the LG 55UG870 has a rating of "A+".
6 Reasons Against
Only two USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The LG 55UG870 is a two USB 2.0 ports quantity TV, whereas the LG 55EG910 only has three USB 2.0 ports quantitys. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

Hugely thicker Edit
LG 55UG870 is 98mm thick, but the LG 55EG910 is a 48.9mm thick TV (49.1mm 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.

42% heavier Edit
The LG 55UG870 is a 21.7kg heavy TV. That's 8.9kg heavier than the LG 55EG910 (21.7kg). 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.

£410 more expensive
The LG 55UG870 is more expensive than the LG 55EG910 by £410.
Less retailers
Only 1 store sell the LG 55UG870, whereas 17 retailers sell the LG 55EG910. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Six months older
The LG 55UG870 is older than the LG 55EG910 by six months.

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

17 months Ago 23 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 176.26
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 176.26
Purchase price £ 989.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,165.26
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 134.60
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 136.43
Purchase price £ 1,399.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,535.43
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.87T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.87 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
22
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.68T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.68 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
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
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
3D
 3D
 3D
High Frequency Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 200Hz
3D Type
 Passive
 Passive
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Comb Filter
 3D
BEST
 3D
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Supported Video Modes
 2160p
 2160p
BEST
Supported 3D Technologies
 FPR 3D
 FPR 3D
2D-3D Converter
 2D-3D converter
 2D-3D converter
PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,000
Display Technology
 OLED
 LED
BEST
 OLED
 LED
Screen Format Adjustments
 14:9
 4:3
 Auto
 Zoom
 16:9
 14:9
 4:3
 Auto
 Zoom
 16:9
Display Diagonal (metric)
139cm 139cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST

TV Tuner

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
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Timeshift
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Timeshift
Operating System Version
2.0 2.0
Operating System Installed
 Web OS
 Web OS

Audio

RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Sound Modes
 News
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 News
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoders
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
AptX Audio Decoding
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AptX audio decoding

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
RF Ports Quantity
2 2
SCART Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RS-232 Ports
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
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
3
BEST
2
USB 3.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
HDMI Ports Quantity
3 3
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 1.3

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
WLAN-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WLAN-ready
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Miracast
 Miracast
 Miracast
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Near Field Communication (NFC)
 Near Field Communication (NFC)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

Smart Modes
 Personal
 Cinema
 Standard
 Sports
 Vivid
 Game
 Photo
 Personal
 Cinema
 Standard
 Sports
 Vivid
 Game
 Photo
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
ECO Mode
 ECO mode
 ECO mode

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
 H.265
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
 H.265
Audio Formats Supported
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 eAAC+
 HE-AAC
 EAC3
 HE-A
 AAC++
 RA-Lossless
 DTS
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 eAAC+
 HE-AAC
 EAC3
 HE-A
 AAC++
 RA-Lossless
 DTS
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 MPO
 JPS
 JPG
 MPO
 JPS
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
24p Support
 24p support
 24p support
Digital Video Recorder (DVR)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Digital Video Recorder (DVR)
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
Teletext
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,000 pages
Subtitles Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Subtitles function

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black
Peak Luminance Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 65%

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces
 300 x 300
 300 x 300
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
110W 84W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
161kWh 123kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Input Voltage
 240
 100
 100 - 240
 240
 100
 100 - 240

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
48.9mm
BEST
98mm
Weight
12.8kg
BEST
21.7kg
Package Weight
20.4kg
BEST
29.7kg
Weight With Stand
15kg
BEST
24.2kg
Depth (with Stand)
208mm
BEST
236mm
Height (with Stand)
760mm
BEST
773mm
Width (with Stand)
1,228mm
BEST
1,241mm
Height
719mm 723mm
Width
1,225mm 1,241mm
Package Height
225mm
BEST
813mm
Package Depth
810mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
1,435mm 1,360mm
BEST

Packaging Content

3D Glasses Included
 3D glasses included
 3D glasses included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
3D Glasses Quantity
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
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