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LG 55EA870 vs Philips 55PFK6300

LG 55EA870 vs Philips 55PFK6300

LG 55EA870
Philips 55PFK6300

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Wi-Fi Edit
The LG 55EA870 supports Wi-Fi, but the Philips 55PFK6300 does not support Wi-Fi. Read more

A Wifi (wireless LAN connection) on your TV means that you can connect your TV directly to your WiFi network.

A wifi connection means that connecting your TV to the net will be easier and can be done without cables.

Ethernet port Edit
The LG 55EA870 has an ethernet port, whereas the Philips 55PFK6300 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.

PC in (D-Sub) port Edit
The LG 55EA870 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, whereas the Philips 55PFK6300 does not. 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. Also known as a VGA Port.

A D-sub port is needed to connect your TV to older devices and computers that use a VGA connection - generally those made before 2000.

2 Reasons For
Cheaper to run by £40.67
Over five years the Philips 55PFK6300 only costs £117.20 to run however the LG 55EA870 costs £157.87 to run (35% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Philips 55PFK6300 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", whereas the LG 55EA870 has a rating of "A".

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
Five months older
The LG 55EA870 is older than the Philips 55PFK6300 by five months.
More expensive to run over five years by 35%
Over five years the LG 55EA870 costs £157.87 to run which is £40.67 more to run than the Philips 55PFK6300. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is worse
The LG 55EA870 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", whereas the Philips 55PFK6300 has a rating of "A+".
2 Reasons Against
Does not support Wi-Fi Edit
The Philips 55PFK6300 does not support Wi-Fi, whereas the LG 55EA870 supports Wi-Fi. Read more

A Wifi (wireless LAN connection) on your TV means that you can connect your TV directly to your WiFi network.

A wifi connection means that connecting your TV to the net will be easier and can be done without cables.

Does not have an ethernet port Edit
The Philips 55PFK6300 does not have an ethernet port, however the LG 55EA870 does. 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.

Date Released

31 months Ago 26 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 155.43
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.44
Total running cost £ 157.87
Electricity cost - switched on £ 115.37
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 117.20

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.78T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.78 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
20
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.58T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.58 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
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
3D Type
 Passive
 Passive
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
2D-3D Converter
 2D-3D converter
Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 700Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMR (Perfect Motion Rate)
 PMR (Perfect Motion Rate)
Display Brightness
Unknown - Click to provide data 350 cd/m²
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
3D Technology
 LG Cinema 3D
 LG Cinema 3D
Display Technology
 OLED
 LED
BEST
 OLED
 LED
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 140cm

Audio

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Auto Volume Leveler
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto volume leveler
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Colour
 Black
 Black
Signal Strength Indication
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Signal strength indication

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
97W 72W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.4W 0.3W
BEST
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
142kWh 104kWh
BEST
Power Consumption (off)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
Unknown - Click to provide data

TV Tuner

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
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 VC-1
 WMV9
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 VC-1
 WMV9
Audio Formats Supported
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
Image Formats Supported
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 JPEG XR
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 JPEG XR
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Local Dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Local dimming
Subtitle Formats Supported
 SUB
 SRT
 SSA
 ASS
 SMI
 TXT
 SUB
 SRT
 SSA
 ASS
 SMI
 TXT
Teletext
2,000 pages
BEST
1,000 pages

Packaging Content

Pair of 3D Glasses Included
 Pair of 3D glasses included
Unknown - Click to provide data
3D Glasses Quantity
4 Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
BEST
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
BEST
 Ethernet port
Near Field Communication (NFC)
 Near Field Communication (NFC)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

Auto Power Off System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off system
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Firmware Upgradeable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Firmware upgradeable
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/Off Timer
 On/Off timer
 On/Off timer
Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of OSD Languages
33 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 48mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 17kg
Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 26.5kg
Weight With Stand
13.8kg
BEST
20.5kg
Depth (with Stand)
250mm
BEST
279mm
Height (with Stand)
715mm
BEST
777mm
Width (with Stand)
1,230mm
BEST
1,235mm
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 711mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,235mm
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 825mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,330mm

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI) Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface (CI) slot
Headphone Outputs
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
PC in (D-Sub) Port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
BEST
 PC in (D-Sub) port
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RF Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
SCART Port
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
2
BEST
1
HDMI Port
4
BEST
2
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 EasyLink
 EasyLink
USB 3.0 Type-A Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35
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