LG 55EC930 vs LG 55UF860

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LG 55EC930
LG 55UF860

Top Prices

Argos
Checked 1 day ago
Standard delivery: £3.95
Ebuyer Business
Checked 2 hours ago
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock, only 1 left!
Electrical Discount Centre
Checked 11 hours ago
Delivery unknown
Amazon UK
Checked 16 hours ago
Standard delivery: £16.11
In stock
Appliance Electronics
Checked 10 hours ago
Out of stock
RGB Direct
Checked 8 hours ago
Delivery unknown

Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Three USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The LG 55EC930 is a three USB 2.0 ports quantity TV, whereas the LG 55UF860 only has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

One more HDMI ports quantity Edit
The LG 55EC930 has four HDMI ports quantitys, however the LG 55UF860 only has three HDMI ports quantitys. Read more

The HDMI ports quantity is the number of ports that the TV has that will accept a HDMI cable. HDMI is the most common type of cable used to connect modern TVs, DVD players, games consoles etc.

A greater number of HDMI ports will allow you to permanently connect more devices to the TV and will reduce the need to reach around the back of the TV to unplug and plug in cables when switching between devices.

Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 55EC930 is "A", however the rating of the LG 55UF860 is "A".
Expert reviews are vastly better
Based on 40 expert reviews, the LG 55EC930 has an average review score of 88%, however the LG 55UF860 has an average rating of 67% (based on 3 reviews).
4 Reasons For
£595 cheaper
The LG 55UF860 costs £604.00, whereas the LG 55EC930 is £1,199.00.
Available from 1 shops
The more retailers stock this TV, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 55UF860 is "A", but the rating of the LG 55EC930 is "A".
User reviews are marginally better
Based on 15 reviews, the LG 55UF860 has an average user review score of 99%, but the LG 55EC930 has an average rating of 95% (based on 157 reviews).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
£595 more expensive
The LG 55EC930 is more expensive than the LG 55UF860 by £595.
Less retailers
Only 6 shops sells the LG 55EC930, whereas 7 shops sell the LG 55UF860. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Eight months older
The LG 55EC930 is older than the LG 55UF860 by eight months.
A little Lower user review Score
The LG 55EC930's average user rating is 95%, however the LG 55UF860's is 99% (based on 15 reviews).
3 Reasons Against
Only two USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The LG 55UF860 has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys, however the LG 55EC930 only has three USB 2.0 ports quantitys. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

One less HDMI ports quantity Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the LG 55UF860 is three, but the LG 55EC930 only has four HDMI ports quantitys. Read more

The HDMI ports quantity is the number of ports that the TV has that will accept a HDMI cable. HDMI is the most common type of cable used to connect modern TVs, DVD players, games consoles etc.

A greater number of HDMI ports will allow you to permanently connect more devices to the TV and will reduce the need to reach around the back of the TV to unplug and plug in cables when switching between devices.

Hugely Lower expert review Score
The LG 55UF860 only has an average expert rating of 67%, but the LG 55EC930 has an average expert rating of 88% (based on 40 reviews).

Awards

13 Awards
01net.com: 5 Star
avforums.com: Best Buy
Digital Versus: 5 Star
flatpanels.dk: Top Recommendation
hdtvtest.co.uk: Highly Recommended
hi-tech.mail.ru/: Recommended
homecinemachoice.com: Recommended
Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star
log.com.tr: Editor's Choice
Pocket Lint: Recommended
Techradar: Recommended
techradar.com/au/: Recommended
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

30 months Ago 22 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 169.85
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 171.68
Purchase price £ 1,199.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,370.68
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.85T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.85 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
22
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Display

Display Diagonal
55" 55"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
3D
 3D
 3D
High Frequency Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,000Hz
3D Type
 Passive
 Passive
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
OLED Technology
 OLED technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Supported 3D Technologies
 FPR 3D
 FPR 3D
2D-3D Converter
 2D-3D converter
 2D-3D converter
Display Technology
 OLED
 LED
BEST
 OLED
 LED
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 14:9
 4:3
 Zoom
 16:9
 14:9
 4:3
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
138cm Unknown - Click to provide data

TV Tuner

Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB-CI+
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB-CI+

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Timeshift
 Timeshift
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 Web OS
 Web OS

Audio

RMS Rated Power
40W Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Loudspeakers
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Sound Modes
 News
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 News
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoders
 DTS
 DTS
AptX Audio Decoding
 AptX audio decoding
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
RF Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
SCART Ports Quantity
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
Composite Video in
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
3
BEST
2
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
4
BEST
3
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
MHL Version
 2.0
BEST
 2.0

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11n
 802.11g
 802.11b
 802.11a
BEST
 802.11n
 802.11g
 802.11b
 802.11a
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Miracast
 Miracast
 Miracast
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/Off Timer
 On/Off timer
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)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of OSD Languages
34 Unknown - Click to provide data
Programming Period
8 day(s) Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 DIVX
 H.265
 DIVX
 H.265
Audio Formats Supported
 MP3
 AC3
 PCM
 EAC3
 AAC HE
 DTS
 MP3
 AC3
 PCM
 EAC3
 AAC HE
 DTS
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 MPO
 JPS
 JPG
 MPO
 JPS
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
24p Support
 24p support
Unknown - Click to provide data
Teletext
2,000 pages 2,000 pages

Design

Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour of Product
 Silver
 Silver
Peak Luminance Ratio
65% Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces
 400 x 400
 400 x 400
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
106W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
Annual Energy Consumption
155kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Input Voltage
 240
 100
 100 - 240
 240
 100
 100 - 240

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
80mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
14.4kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Weight
22.3kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
16.4kg
BEST
20.4kg
Depth (with Stand)
204mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
753mm
BEST
781.6mm
Width (with Stand)
1,225mm
BEST
1,234.8mm
Height
715mm 727.3mm
Width
1,225mm 1,234.8mm
Package Height
845mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth
256mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
1,330mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

3D Glasses Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D glasses included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
3D Glasses Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
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