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LG 55UH661 vs Philips 55PUS6401

LG 55UH661 vs Philips 55PUS6401

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LG 55UH661
Philips 55PUS6401

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
24.1mm thinner Edit
The LG 55UH661 is a 60.9mm thick TV, whereas the Philips 55PUS6401 is an 85mm thick TV (24.1mm 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.

£91 cheaper
The LG 55UH661 costs £488.00, whereas the Philips 55PUS6401 is £579.00.
Available from 23 shops
The more stores stock this TV, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
£24.04 cheaper to run
The LG 55UH661 only costs £123.61 to run over five years whereas the Philips 55PUS6401 costs £147.65 to run (19% more). Read more
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 55UH661 is "A+", but the rating of the Philips 55PUS6401 is "A".
1 Reason For
User reviews are better
Based on 412 reviews, the Philips 55PUS6401 has an average user review score of 91%, but the LG 55UH661 has an average rating of 86% (based on 44 reviews).

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
One month older
The LG 55UH661 is older than the Philips 55PUS6401 by one month.
Lower user review Score
The LG 55UH661 has an average user rating of 86%, but the Philips 55PUS6401 has an average user rating of 91% (based on 412 reviews).
5 Reasons Against
A lot thicker Edit
The Philips 55PUS6401 is an 85mm thick TV, whereas the LG 55UH661 is a 60.9mm thick TV (24.1mm 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.

£91 more expensive
The Philips 55PUS6401 is more expensive than the LG 55UH661 by £91.
Not as many stockists
Only 3 retailers sells the Philips 55PUS6401, however 26 stores sell the LG 55UH661. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
19% higher running costs over five years
The running costs over five years of the Philips 55PUS6401 are £147.65 which is £24.04 more than the LG 55UH661. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is inferior
The Philips 55PUS6401 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", but the LG 55UH661 has a rating of "A+".

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

14 months Ago 13 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 £ 488.00
Total cost of ownership £ 611.61
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 145.82
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 147.65
Purchase price £ 579.00
Total cost of ownership £ 726.65
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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.
0.73T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.73 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
19
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
55" 55"
HD Type
 4K
 4K
3D
 3D
 3D
High Frequency Rate
50Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
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
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° Unknown - Click to provide data

Audio

Audio System
Unknown - Click to provide data DTS Premium Sound
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS-HD
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS-HD

Smart TV

Interactive TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Interactive TV
Lifestyle Apps
 Google Apps
 Google Apps
BEST
Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Video Apps
 YouTube
 YouTube
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 5.1 Lollipop
Operating System Installed
 Web OS
 Web OS
User Memory
Unknown - Click to provide data 8GB

Other Features

Timer
 Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

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

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
76W
BEST
91W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
BEST
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
111kWh
BEST
133kWh
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
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Performance

Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
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
 MKV
 WMV9
 AVC
 M-JPEG
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 VC-1
 XVID
 VP8
 RV
 H.265
 VP9
 WMV
 AVI
 MKV
 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
 JPG
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Subtitles
 Subtitles
 Subtitles
Ambient Lighting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ambient lighting
Clock Function
 Clock function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Cores
4 4
Subtitle Formats Supported
 SUB
 SRT
 SMI
 TXT
 SUB
 SRT
 SMI
 TXT
Teletext
2,000 pages
BEST
1,000 pages
Ambient Lighting Type
 2-sided lighting
 2-sided lighting

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
Battery Type
Unknown - Click to provide data AA
Remote Control Type
L-con Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
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
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11ac
 802.11n
BEST
Miracast
 Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
Browsing
 Browsing
 Browsing

Management Features

Picture Mute (for Radio)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture mute (for radio)
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
 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
On/Off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/Off timer
Firmware Upgradeable Via
 USB
 Network
 Auto upgrade wizard
 USB
 Network
 Auto upgrade wizard
Programming Period
8 day(s) 8 day(s)

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
60.9mm
BEST
85mm
Weight
16.5kg 16kg
BEST
Package Weight
23.8kg 20.7kg
BEST
Weight With Stand
18.2kg 16.3kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
282mm 232mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
787mm 623mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
1,240mm 1,239mm
BEST
Height
721mm 725mm
Width
1,240mm 1,239mm
Package Height
860mm 840mm
BEST
Package Width
1,360mm
BEST
1,420mm

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI) Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface (CI) slot
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
High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
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 1
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 3
BEST
HDMI Version
 2.0
BEST
 2.0
HDMI Port
3 4
BEST
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
Audio (L,R) in
1 1
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
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
RF Connector Type
 F
 C
 IEC
 F, IEC
 F
 C
 IEC
 F, IEC

Operational Conditions

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

Technical Details

LED Backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED backlight
Timer
Yes Unknown - Click to provide data
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