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LG 55LH604 vs Philips 55HFL5010

LG 55LH604 vs Philips 55HFL5010

LG 55LH604
Philips 55HFL5010

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
840Hz faster high frequency rate Edit
The LG 55LH604 is a 900Hz refresh rate TV, whereas the Philips 55HFL5010 is only a 60Hz refresh rate TV (840Hz slower). Read more

The refresh rate (also known as the high frequency rate) is the number of times that the image on the screen is refreshed per second. It affects how smoothly motion on the screen appears.

Action will appear smoother on TVs with a higher frequency rate: a TV with a high frequency rate of 30Hz refreshes the image on the screen once every 30 times every second. However 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.

Cheaper by £165
The LG 55LH604 is £164.99 cheaper than the Philips 55HFL5010.
32 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
3 Reasons For
PC in (D-Sub) port Edit
The Philips 55HFL5010 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, however the LG 55LH604 does not have a PC in (D-Sub) port. 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.

3% cheaper to run
Over five years the Philips 55HFL5010 only costs £85.15 to run but the LG 55LH604 costs £87.97 to run (3% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Philips 55HFL5010 has an energy efficiency rating of "A++", however the LG 55LH604 has a rating of "A+".

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
£2.82 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs over five years of the LG 55LH604 are £87.97 which is £2.82 more than the Philips 55HFL5010. Show assumptions.
Worse energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 55LH604 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Philips 55HFL5010 is "A++".
4 Reasons Against
Vastly slower high frequency rate Edit
The Philips 55HFL5010 has a high frequency rate of 60Hz, however the LG 55LH604 is a 900Hz refresh rate TV (840Hz faster). Read more

The refresh rate (also known as the high frequency rate) is the number of times that the image on the screen is refreshed per second. It affects how smoothly motion on the screen appears.

Action will appear smoother on TVs with a higher frequency rate: a TV with a high frequency rate of 30Hz refreshes the image on the screen once every 30 times every second. However 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.

More expensive by £165
The Philips 55HFL5010 is £164.99 more expensive than the LG 55LH604.
Less retailers
The Philips 55HFL5010 is only stocked by 4 stores, whereas the LG 55LH604 is stocked by 36 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers 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 55LH604.

Date Released

14 months Ago 22 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 84.93
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 87.97
Purchase price £ 499.00
Total cost of ownership £ 586.97
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 83.32
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 85.15
Purchase price £ 663.99
Total cost of ownership £ 749.14
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.44T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.44 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
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
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D
 3D
 3D
High Frequency Rate
900Hz
BEST
60Hz
OLED Technology
 OLED technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 200Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMR (Perfect Motion Rate)
 PMR (Perfect Motion Rate)
Display Brightness
Unknown - Click to provide data 350 cd/m²
Supported Video Mode
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3
PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
900 Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 4:3
 Zoom
 16:9
 4:3
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 139cm
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°

Audio

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Dolby Technology
 MS10
 MS10
Sound Modes
 Standard
 Music
 Sports
 Game
 Standard
 Music
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby MS10
 Dolby MS10

Smart TV

Interactive TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Interactive TV
Screen Mirroring
 Screen mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
Lifestyle Apps
 Google Apps
BEST
 Google Apps
Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Video Apps
 NetFlix
 NetFlix
Internet TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Internet TV
Music Apps
 Spotify
 Spotify
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Operating System Version
3.0 Unknown - Click to provide data
News Apps
 BBC
 BBC
Operating System Installed
 Web OS
 Web OS

Other Features

Sound Enhancement Technology
Virtual Surround Plus Unknown - Click to provide data
Multimedia
Screen mirroring with Android Unknown - Click to provide data
Speakers
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture Enhancement
Triple XD Engine Unknown - Click to provide data
DVB
DVB-T2 Freeview HD Tuner - DVB-S2 Freesat HD Tuner Unknown - Click to provide data
Smart TV Applications
Catch up TV: BBC iPlayer, My 5 - Streaming: Netflix, Amazon Prime, Wuaki TV, Now TV, Spotify - App store: LG Content store, Google Play - Full internet browser: webOS Unknown - Click to provide data
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)
Packaging Content
LG 55LH604V Smart 55" LED TV - Remote control - Power cable - AAA batteries Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Design

Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour
 Black
 Black

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
53W 52W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Energy Efficiency Class
 A++
 A++
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
77kWh 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
 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
 PAL

Performance

Network Streaming Service
 Netflix
 Netflix
Video Formats Supported
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 VC-1
 WMV9
 AVC
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 VC-1
 WMV9
 AVC
Audio Formats Supported
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Local Dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Local dimming
Subtitles
 Subtitles
Unknown - Click to provide data
Clock Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Clock function
Processor Cores
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Google Application
 Google Play
 Google+
 Google Play
 Google+
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
 Desktop stand included
 Desktop stand included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
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
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11n
 IEEE 802.11n
 802.11g
 802.11b
 802.11n
 IEEE 802.11n
 802.11g
 802.11b
Miracast
 Miracast
 Miracast
Browsing
 Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

ECO Mode
 ECO mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Smart Modes
 Store
 Store
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Firmware Upgradeable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Firmware upgradeable
Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
 Sleep timer
Number of OSD Languages
34 Unknown - Click to provide data
Programming Period
8 day(s) Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
41.5mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
16.3kg 15.3kg
BEST
Package Weight
21.3kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Dimensions (WxDxH)
720 x 1241 x 41.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
16.6kg
BEST
17.8kg
Depth (with Stand)
216mm
BEST
266mm
Height (with Stand)
775mm
BEST
778mm
Width (with Stand)
1,241mm 1,239mm
BEST
Height
720mm 712mm
Width
1,241mm 1,239mm
Package Height
835mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
1,360mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI) Slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
Headphone Outputs
1 1
Audio Input for DVI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input for DVI
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
PC in (D-Sub) Port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
BEST
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
SCART Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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
 1.4
 1.4
HDMI Port
3
BEST
2
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 EasyLink
 EasyLink
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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

Special Features

Photo Share
 Photo Share
Unknown - Click to provide data
Football Mode
 Football mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
X-Reality PRO
 X-Reality PRO
Unknown - Click to provide data
Triluminos Display
 Triluminos Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cinematic S-Force Front Surround
 Cinematic S-Force Front Surround
Unknown - Click to provide data
ClearAudio+
 ClearAudio+
Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Depth Enhancer
 Auto Depth Enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Motionflow XR
 Motionflow XR
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wide Colour Enhancer Plus
 Wide Colour Enhancer Plus
Unknown - Click to provide data
Dynamic Contrasting
 Dynamic contrasting
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
ClearAudio+
 ClearAudio+
Unknown - Click to provide data
ConnectShare
 ConnectShare
Unknown - Click to provide data
4K X-Reality Pro
 4K X-Reality Pro
Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

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

Technical Details

RF Input
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Wake-On-LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Feedback