LG 55EG920 vs Samsung HG55ED670

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LG 55EG920
Samsung HG55ED670

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
One more RF ports quantity Edit
The LG 55EG920 has two RF ports quantitys, however the Samsung HG55ED670 only has one RF ports quantity. Read more

RF stands for Radio Frequency and an RF port is an older type of input connector for TVs which is most commonly use for connecting cable TV and satellite TV feeds directly to the TV.

Multiple RF ports will allow you to connect multiple RF feeds to the TV at the same time. For example, if the TV has a built in satellite TV decoder then you could connect 2 different satellite dishes to the TV.

Two USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports quantitys on the LG 55EG920 is two, but the Samsung HG55ED670 only has one USB 2.0 ports quantity. 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.

One more HDMI ports quantity Edit
The LG 55EG920 is a three HDMI ports quantity TV, whereas the Samsung HG55ED670 only has two HDMI ports quantitys. Read more

The HDMI ports quantity is the number of ports that the TV has that will accept a HDMI cable. HDMI is the most common type of cable used to connect modern TVs, DVD players, games consoles etc.

A greater number of HDMI ports will allow you to permanently connect more devices to the TV and will reduce the need to reach around the back of the TV to unplug and plug in cables when switching between devices.

Bluetooth Edit
The LG 55EG920 has a bluetooth, however the Samsung HG55ED670 does not have a bluetooth.
Ethernet LAN Edit
The LG 55EG920 has an ethernet LAN, whereas the Samsung HG55ED670 does not.
15.1mm thinner Edit
The LG 55EG920 has a depth of 48.9mm, however the Samsung HG55ED670 is a 64mm thick TV (15.1mm 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 55EG920 is 12.6kg heavy. That's 1kg lighter 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.

Available from 6 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.
4 Reasons For
Lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung HG55ED670 is a 96kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 49kWh lower than the LG 55EG920 (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.

£12 cheaper
The Samsung HG55ED670 is £11.61 cheaper than the LG 55EG920.
Cheaper to run by £46.47
The Samsung HG55ED670 only costs £114.00 to run over five years however the LG 55EG920 costs £160.47 to run (41% more). Read more
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung HG55ED670 is "A+", whereas the rating of the LG 55EG920 is "A".

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Higher annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 55EG920 is a 145kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 49kWh 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.

£12 more expensive
The LG 55EG920 is more expensive than the Samsung HG55ED670 by £11.61.
More expensive to run over five years by 41%
The running costs of the LG 55EG920 are £160.47 which is £46.47 more than the Samsung HG55ED670 over five years. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is worse
The LG 55EG920 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", whereas the Samsung HG55ED670 has a rating of "A+".
9 Reasons Against
One less RF ports quantity Edit
The Samsung HG55ED670 has one RF ports quantity, however the LG 55EG920 only has two RF ports quantitys. Read more

RF stands for Radio Frequency and an RF port is an older type of input connector for TVs which is most commonly use for connecting cable TV and satellite TV feeds directly to the TV.

Multiple RF ports will allow you to connect multiple RF feeds to the TV at the same time. For example, if the TV has a built in satellite TV decoder then you could connect 2 different satellite dishes to the TV.

Only one USB 2.0 ports quantity Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports quantitys on the Samsung HG55ED670 is one, but the LG 55EG920 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.

One less HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Samsung HG55ED670 is a two HDMI ports quantity TV, whereas the LG 55EG920 only has three HDMI ports quantitys. Read more

The HDMI ports quantity is the number of ports that the TV has that will accept a HDMI cable. HDMI is the most common type of cable used to connect modern TVs, DVD players, games consoles etc.

A greater number of HDMI ports will allow you to permanently connect more devices to the TV and will reduce the need to reach around the back of the TV to unplug and plug in cables when switching between devices.

Does not have a bluetooth Edit
The Samsung HG55ED670 does not have a bluetooth, but the LG 55EG920 has a bluetooth.
Does not have an ethernet LAN Edit
The Samsung HG55ED670 does not have an ethernet LAN, however the LG 55EG920 has an ethernet LAN.
24% thicker Edit
The Samsung HG55ED670 has a depth of 64mm, however the LG 55EG920 is a 48.9mm thick TV (15.1mm 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.

Heavier Edit
Samsung HG55ED670 is 13.6kg heavy. That's 1kg heavier than the LG 55EG920 (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 3 stores sells the Samsung HG55ED670, but 9 stores sell the LG 55EG920. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this TV, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Three months older
The Samsung HG55ED670 is older than the LG 55EG920 by three months.

Awards

3 Awards
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Date Released

20 months Ago 23 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 158.64
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 160.47
Purchase price £ 799.00
Total cost of ownership £ 959.47
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 112.17
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 114.00
Purchase price £ 787.39
Total cost of ownership £ 901.39
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.8T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
20
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
High Frequency Rate
100Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
OLED Technology
 OLED technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 100Hz
Noise Reduction
 Noise reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Supported 3D Technologies
 FPR 3D
 FPR 3D
2D-3D Converter
 2D-3D converter
Unknown - Click to provide data
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 OLED
 LED
BEST
 OLED
 LED
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 14:9
 4:3
 Zoom
 16:9
 14:9
 4:3
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 138cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
BEST
 3840 x 2160

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
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Internet TV
 Internet TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
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

Audio System
ULTRA Surround Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Dolby Technology
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS Studio Sound
 DTS
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
 AptX audio decoding
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Decoding Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS Studio Sound

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RF Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
SCART Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
USB 3.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
3
BEST
2
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RJ-12 Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

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

Management Features

Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/Off Timer
 On/Off timer
 On/Off timer
Smart Modes
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Photo
 Energy saving
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Photo
 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)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
ECO Mode
 ECO mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
 H.265
 H.265
Audio Formats Supported
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 eAAC+
 HE-AAC
 RA-Lossless
 EAC3
 HE-A
 AAC++
 DTS
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 eAAC+
 HE-AAC
 RA-Lossless
 EAC3
 HE-A
 AAC++
 DTS
Teletext Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Teletext function
Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
24p Support
 24p support
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Video Recorder (DVR)
 Digital Video Recorder (DVR)
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
 Clock function
 Clock function
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in camera
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Colour of Product
 White
 White
Peak Luminance Ratio
65% Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

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

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
99W 70W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 37W
Power Consumption (average)
99W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption
145kWh 96kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 144W
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

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
48.9mm
BEST
64mm
Weight
12.6kg
BEST
13.6kg
Package Weight
21.3kg 20.6kg
BEST
Weight With Stand
15.9kg
BEST
16.5kg
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 226.5mm
Height (with Stand)
762mm
BEST
762.8mm
Width (with Stand)
1,225mm
BEST
1,230.6mm
Height
719mm 718.4mm
Width
1,225mm 1,230.6mm
Package Height
810mm
BEST
815mm
Package Depth
225mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
1,435mm
BEST
1,470mm

Packaging Content

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

Technical Details

RF Input
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
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