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LG 55EG920 vs Samsung HG55ED670

LG 55EG920 vs Samsung HG55ED670

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LG 55EG920
Samsung HG55ED670

Top Prices

RGB Direct
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Checked 8 hours ago
Out of stock
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In stock
BT Shop
Checked 14 hours ago
Out of stock
BT Business Direct
Checked 14 hours ago
Out of stock

Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Bluetooth Edit
The LG 55EG920 supports Bluetooth, however the Samsung HG55ED670 does not support Bluetooth.
Ethernet port Edit
The LG 55EG920 has an ethernet port, whereas the Samsung HG55ED670 does not. 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.

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.

Available from 3 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.
2 Reasons For
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

2 Reasons Against
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+".
4 Reasons Against
Does not have an ethernet port Edit
The Samsung HG55ED670 does not have an ethernet port, however the LG 55EG920 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.

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.

Fewer sellers
Only 2 shops sells the Samsung HG55ED670, but 5 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
01net.com: 5 Star
hdtvtest.co.uk: Highly Recommended
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

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Date Released

23 months Ago 26 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 £ 1,499.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,659.47
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 112.17
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 114.00

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
OLED Technology
 OLED technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
2D-3D Converter
 2D-3D converter
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wide Color Enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wide color enhancer
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
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
3D Technology
 FPR 3D
 FPR 3D
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

Audio

Audio System
ULTRA Surround Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
AptX Audio Decoding
 AptX audio decoding
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2
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
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
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
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
 White
 White
Peak Luminance Ratio
65% Unknown - Click to provide data

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

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
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C

Performance

Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Video Formats Supported
 H.265
 H.265
Digital Video Recording (DVR)
 Digital Video Recording (DVR)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Formats Supported
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 HE-AAC
 RA-Lossless
 EAC3
 HE-A
 DTS
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 HE-AAC
 RA-Lossless
 EAC3
 HE-A
 DTS
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Teletext Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Teletext function
24p
 24p
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
 Clock function
 Clock function
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

Pair of 3D Glasses Included
 Pair of 3D glasses included
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
3D Glasses Quantity
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data TM1240
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Manual
 Manual
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
 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
 Bluetooth
BEST
 Bluetooth
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
BEST
 Ethernet port
Miracast
 Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
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
ECO Mode
 ECO mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Smart Modes
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Photo
 Energy saving
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Photo
 Energy saving
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 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
 On/Off timer
 On/Off timer
Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
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

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
Headphone Outputs
1 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
PC in (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub) port
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
2
BEST
1
SCART Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RS-232 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
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
2
BEST
1
USB 3.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
3
BEST
2
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RJ-12 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 3.0 Type-A Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

RF Input
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
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