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LG 55UF8607 vs Sony KD-55S8005

LG 55UF8607 vs Sony KD-55S8005

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LG 55UF8607
Sony KD-55S8005

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Four loudspeakers Edit
The LG 55UF8607 is a four loudspeaker TV, whereas the Sony KD-55S8005 only has two loudspeakers. Read more

The number of loudspeakers is the total number of speakers provided with the TV, either inside the TV casing or as external speakers.

A greater number of speakers will allow for better quality audio and different frequencies. Multiple external speakers will enable to the TV to play surround sound audio.

Vastly thinner Edit
The LG 55UF8607 has a depth of 51mm, however the Sony KD-55S8005 is a 99mm thick TV (48mm 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.

Cheaper to run by £47.68
The LG 55UF8607 is £47.68 cheaper to run than the Sony KD-55S8005 over five years. Read more
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 55UF8607 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Sony KD-55S8005 is "A".
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Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
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5 Reasons Against
Two less loudspeakers Edit
The Sony KD-55S8005 is a two loudspeaker TV, whereas the LG 55UF8607 only has four loudspeakers. Read more

The number of loudspeakers is the total number of speakers provided with the TV, either inside the TV casing or as external speakers.

A greater number of speakers will allow for better quality audio and different frequencies. Multiple external speakers will enable to the TV to play surround sound audio.

Thicker Edit
The Sony KD-55S8005 has a depth of 99mm. That's 48mm thicker than the LG 55UF8607 (99mm). 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.

Older by one month
The Sony KD-55S8005 is one month older than the LG 55UF8607.
£47.68 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the Sony KD-55S8005 costs £184.11 to run which is £47.68 more to run than the LG 55UF8607. Show assumptions.
Worse energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Sony KD-55S8005 is "A", whereas the rating of the LG 55UF8607 is "A+".

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Date Released

22 months Ago 23 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 134.60
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 136.43
Electricity cost - switched on £ 181.07
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 184.11
Purchase price £ 1,499.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,683.11
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

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.
0.91T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.91 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
23
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
3D
 3D
 3D
3D Type
 Active
 Active
OLED Technology
 OLED technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Backlighting Type
 Edge-LED
 Edge-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
2D-3D Converter
 2D-3D converter
Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 Motionflow
 Motionflow
Supported Video Mode
 2160p
 1080p
 1080i
 720p
 480i
 480p
 2160p
 1080p
 1080i
 720p
 480i
 480p
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
1700 Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 16:9
Display Diagonal (metric)
139cm 139cm
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 170°
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°

Audio

Audio System
Harman / Kardon Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
4
BEST
2
Dolby Technology
 Digital
 DTS
 Digital
 DTS
Sound Modes
 Standard
 Music
 Standard
 Music
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Pulse
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Pulse

Smart TV

Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring
Lifestyle Apps
 Samsung Smart View
 Samsung Smart View
Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
Operating System Version
2.0 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 Web OS
 Web OS
User Memory
4GB Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

HDD Recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDD recording
I-Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 I-Manual
USB Playback
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB playback
Advanced Contrast Enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Advanced contrast enhancer
BRAVIA Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 BRAVIA Sync
On-Screen Display for External Input
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On-screen display for external input
Illumination LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Illumination LED
Apps
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Apps

Design

Colour
 Bronze
 Bronze

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
84W
BEST
113W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
BEST
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
123kWh
BEST
157kWh

Certificates

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

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
 Auto channel search
Unknown - Click to provide data
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

Parental Controls
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Parental controls
Digital Video Recording (DVR)
 Digital Video Recording (DVR)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
24p
 24p
 24p
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Pair of 3D Glasses Included
 Pair of 3D glasses included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
3D Glasses Quantity
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Quick Installation Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick installation guide

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting Interfaces
 300 x 300
 300 x 300
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Networking

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

Management Features

Smart Modes
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Animation
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Animation
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
On/Off Timer
 On/Off timer
 On/Off timer
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SCR
 BUL
 HEB
 SER
 CZE
 LAV
 THA
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 SLK
 ESP
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 SRP
 KAZ
 CRO
 PER
 CAT
 LAT
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SCR
 BUL
 HEB
 SER
 CZE
 LAV
 THA
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 SLK
 ESP
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 SRP
 KAZ
 CRO
 PER
 CAT
 LAT

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
51mm
BEST
99mm
Weight
19.3kg
BEST
22.9kg
Weight With Stand
20.4kg
BEST
24.4kg
Depth (with Stand)
261mm
BEST
286mm
Height (with Stand)
782mm 767mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
1,235mm 1,234mm
BEST
Height
728mm 719mm
Width
1,235mm 1,234mm
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 869mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 218mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,351mm

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI) Slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
PC in (D-Sub) Port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
 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+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
BEST
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
RF Port
2
BEST
1
SCART Port
1 1
RS-232 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 2
BEST
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
2 3
BEST
USB 3.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
3 4
BEST
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
MHL Version
 3.0
 3.0
BEST
USB 3.0 Type-A Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Clear Phase Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Clear Phase technology
Auto Wide Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto Wide mode
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