Hitachi 49HBT62A vs LG 49UH770

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Hitachi 49HBT62A
LG 49UH770

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Hitachi 49HBT62A has an annual energy consumption of 103kWh, but the LG 49UH770 is a 114kWh annual energy consumption TV (11kWh higher). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

Slightly lighter Edit
The Hitachi 49HBT62A has a weight of 12.9kg, however the LG 49UH770 is a 13.4kg heavy TV (550g heavier). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

£14.26 cheaper to run
Over five years the Hitachi 49HBT62A only costs £113.77 to run whereas the LG 49UH770 costs £128.03 to run (13% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is higher
The Hitachi 49HBT62A has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", but the LG 49UH770 has a rating of "A".
2 Reasons For
100Hz faster high frequency rate Edit
LG 49UH770 is 200Hz refresh rate, but the Hitachi 49HBT62A is only a 100Hz refresh rate TV (100Hz 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.

Three HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the LG 49UH770 is three, but the Hitachi 49HBT62A only has two 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.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Slower high frequency rate Edit
Hitachi 49HBT62A is only 100Hz refresh rate, but the LG 49UH770 is a 200Hz refresh rate TV (100Hz faster). 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.

Only two HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the Hitachi 49HBT62A is two, but the LG 49UH770 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.

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Older by one month
The Hitachi 49HBT62A is one month older than the LG 49UH770.
4 Reasons Against
Slightly higher annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 49UH770 has an annual energy consumption of 114kWh, but the Hitachi 49HBT62A is a 103kWh annual energy consumption TV (11kWh lower). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

A bit heavier Edit
The LG 49UH770 has a weight of 13.4kg, however the Hitachi 49HBT62A is a 12.9kg heavy TV (550g lighter). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

£14.26 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the LG 49UH770 are £128.03 which is £14.26 more than the Hitachi 49HBT62A. Show assumptions.
Inferior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 49UH770 is "A", but the rating of the Hitachi 49HBT62A is "A+".

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 113.77
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 113.77
Electricity cost - switched on £ 124.99
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 128.03
Purchase price £ 599.90
Total cost of ownership £ 727.93
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.56T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.56 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.64T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.64 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
16
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
49" 49"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
High Frequency Rate
100Hz 200Hz
BEST
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Noise Reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Noise reduction
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
Response Time
9ms Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² Unknown - Click to provide data
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 1200:1
BEST
 1200:1
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,500
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 4:3
 Zoom
 16:9
 4:3
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
124cm
BEST
123cm
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° Unknown - Click to provide data

TV Tuner

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
Tuner Type
 Digital
 Digital
Channels Quantity (DVB-T)
2 Unknown - Click to provide data

Smart TV

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

Audio

RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 20W
Number of Loudspeakers
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker(s)
Sound Modes
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoding Technologies
 DTS-HD
 DTS-HD

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RF Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
SCART Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2 2
HDMI Version
 2.0
 2.0
BEST
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
2 3
BEST
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.3

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11ac
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11ac
BEST
Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ethernet LAN
Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Miracast
Wi-Fi Direct
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Browsing

Management Features

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

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 H.265
 H.265
Teletext Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Teletext function
Local Dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Local dimming
Teletext
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,000 pages
USB Recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB recording
Subtitles Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Subtitles function

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black
Peak Luminance Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 65%

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
71W
BEST
78W
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
BEST
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
103kWh
BEST
114kWh
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
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 53.8mm
Weight
12.9kg
BEST
13.4kg
Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 19.1kg
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 15.4kg
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 263mm
Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 695mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,102mm
Height
692mm 640mm
Width
1,112mm 1,102mm
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 775mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,197mm

Packaging Content

Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data MR15R
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
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