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LG 55UH661 vs Philips 55HFL5010

LG 55UH661 vs Philips 55HFL5010

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LG 55UH661
Philips 55HFL5010

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Local dimming Edit
The LG 55UH661 features local dimming, but the Philips 55HFL5010 does not feature local dimming. Read more

This means that LEDs can be controlled individually (or in clusters) to control the level of light/color intensity in a given part of the screen.

£15 cheaper
The LG 55UH661 costs £14.99 less than the Philips 55HFL5010.
Available from 19 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
3 Reasons For
17% faster high frequency rate Edit
The Philips 55HFL5010 has a high frequency rate of 60Hz, however the LG 55UH661 is only a 50Hz refresh rate TV (10Hz slower). Read more

The refresh rate is also known as the high frequency rate and it affects how smooth motion on the screen appears. The high frequency rate is the number of times that the image on the screen is refreshed per second. A TV with a high frequency rate of 30Hz refreshes the image on the screen once every 30 times every second. A TV with a high frequency rate of 60Hz would refresh the image on the screen 60 times every second which means that action scenes would appear smoother.

The high frequency rate is also known as the refresh rate and it affects how smooth motion on the screen appears. Action will appear smoother on TVs with a higher frequency rate.

31% cheaper to run
Over five years the Philips 55HFL5010 is £38.46 cheaper to run than the LG 55UH661. Read more
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Philips 55HFL5010 has an energy efficiency rating of "A++", however the LG 55UH661 has a rating of "A+".

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
20% slower high frequency rate Edit
The LG 55UH661 has a high frequency rate of 50Hz. That's 10Hz slower than the Philips 55HFL5010 (60Hz). Read more

The refresh rate is also known as the high frequency rate and it affects how smooth motion on the screen appears. The high frequency rate is the number of times that the image on the screen is refreshed per second. A TV with a high frequency rate of 30Hz refreshes the image on the screen once every 30 times every second. A TV with a high frequency rate of 60Hz would refresh the image on the screen 60 times every second which means that action scenes would appear smoother.

The high frequency rate is also known as the refresh rate and it affects how smooth motion on the screen appears. Action will appear smoother on TVs with a higher frequency rate.

45% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the LG 55UH661 costs £123.61 to run which is £38.46 more to run than the Philips 55HFL5010. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is lower
The LG 55UH661 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", however the Philips 55HFL5010 has a rating of "A++".
4 Reasons Against
Does not feature local dimming Edit
The Philips 55HFL5010 does not feature local dimming, whereas the LG 55UH661 features local dimming. Read more

This means that LEDs can be controlled individually (or in clusters) to control the level of light/color intensity in a given part of the screen.

More expensive by £15
The Philips 55HFL5010 is £14.99 more expensive than the LG 55UH661.
Less retailers
The Philips 55HFL5010 is only stocked by 4 retailers, whereas the LG 55UH661 is stocked by 23 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
Older by eight months
The Philips 55HFL5010 is eight months older than the LG 55UH661.

Average User Rating

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Date Released

14 months Ago 22 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 121.78
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 123.61
Purchase price £ 589.00
Total cost of ownership £ 712.61
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 83.32
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 85.15
Purchase price £ 603.99
Total cost of ownership £ 689.14
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.61T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.61 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
16
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.42T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.42 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
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
 3D
High Frequency Rate
50Hz 60Hz
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 200Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
Display Brightness
Unknown - Click to provide data 350 cd/m²
Supported Video Mode
 2160p
BEST
 2160p
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
1,700 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 LED
BEST
 LED
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 4:3
 Zoom
 16:9
 4:3
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
139cm 139cm
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
BEST
 3840 x 2160
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°

Audio

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Dolby Technology
 MS10
 MS10
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS-HD
 Dolby MS10
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS-HD
 Dolby MS10

Smart TV

Interactive TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Interactive TV
Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Internet TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Internet TV
Timeshift
 Timeshift
Unknown - Click to provide data
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Operating System Version
3.0 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 Web OS
 Web OS

Other Features

Prison Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Prison mode
Multimedia and Hypermedia Experts Group (MHEG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Multimedia and Hypermedia Experts Group (MHEG)
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Timer
 Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
76W 52W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A++
 A++
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
111kWh 76kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
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
 Digital
 Digital
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
 PAL

Performance

Child Lock
 Child lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Formats Supported
 M-JPEG
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 VC-1
 XVID
 VP8
 RV
 H.265
 VP9
 WMV
 AVI
 WMV9
 AVC
 M-JPEG
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 VC-1
 XVID
 VP8
 RV
 H.265
 VP9
 WMV
 AVI
 WMV9
 AVC
Digital Video Recording (DVR)
 Digital Video Recording (DVR)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Formats Supported
 AMR
 WMA
 LPCM
 PCM
 HE-AAC
 ADPCM
 AMR-WB
 HE-A
 MP3
 WAV
 AMR
 WMA
 LPCM
 PCM
 HE-AAC
 ADPCM
 AMR-WB
 HE-A
 MP3
 WAV
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
BEST
 Local dimming
Subtitles
 Subtitles
Unknown - Click to provide data
Clock Function
 Clock function
 Clock function
Processor Cores
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Subtitle Formats Supported
 SUB
 SRT
 SSA
 ASS
 SMI
 TXT
 SUB
 SRT
 SSA
 ASS
 SMI
 TXT
Teletext
2,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Desktop stand included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Remote Control Type
L-con Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card

Ergonomics

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

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11ac
 802.11n
 802.11g
 802.11b
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11ac
 802.11n
 802.11g
 802.11b
BEST
Miracast
 Miracast
 Miracast
Browsing
 Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

ECO Mode
 ECO mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Smart Modes
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Photo
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Photo
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Firmware Upgradeable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Firmware upgradeable
Sleep Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sleep timer
Programming Period
8 day(s) Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
60.9mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
16.5kg 15.3kg
BEST
Package Weight
23.8kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
18.2kg 17.8kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
282mm 266mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
787mm 778mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
1,240mm 1,239mm
BEST
Height
721mm 712mm
Width
1,240mm 1,239mm
Package Height
860mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
1,360mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface (CI)
Headphone Outputs
1 1
Audio Input for DVI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input for DVI
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+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
RF Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
SCART Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RS-232 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
2
BEST
1
HDMI Version
 2.0
BEST
 2.0
HDMI Port
3
BEST
2
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data
RJ-48 Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RJ-48 ports quantity

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Technical Details

Wake-On-LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Timer
Yes Unknown - Click to provide data
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