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LG 43LH590 vs LG 43UH668

LG 43LH590 vs LG 43UH668

LG 43LH590
LG 43UH668

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
£129 cheaper
The LG 43LH590 is £129.02 cheaper than the LG 43UH668.
Available from 1 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £34.04
The LG 43LH590 only costs £51.11 to run over five years however the LG 43UH668 costs £85.15 to run (67% more). Read more
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 43LH590 is "A++", whereas the rating of the LG 43UH668 is "A+".
1 Reason For
A lot higher RMS rated power Edit
The LG 43UH668 has an RMS rated power of 20W, whereas the LG 43LH590 is only a 10W RMS rated power TV (10W lower). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
Vastly lower RMS rated power Edit
The LG 43LH590 has an RMS rated power of 10W, however the LG 43UH668 is a 20W RMS rated power TV (10W higher). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

4 Reasons Against
£129 more expensive
The LG 43UH668 is more expensive than the LG 43LH590 by £129.02.
Not as many stockists
Only 2 shops sells the LG 43UH668, however 3 stores sell the LG 43LH590. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
More expensive to run over five years by 67%
The running costs of the LG 43UH668 are £85.15 which is £34.04 more than the LG 43LH590 over five years. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is inferior
The LG 43UH668 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", but the LG 43LH590 has a rating of "A++".

Average User Rating

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Date Released

13 months Ago 13 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 48.07
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 51.11
Purchase price £ 369.98
Total cost of ownership £ 421.09
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 83.32
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 85.15
Purchase price £ 499.00
Total cost of ownership £ 584.15
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.25T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.25 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
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
43" 43"
HD Type
 4K
 4K
BEST
3D
 3D
 3D
High Frequency Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 100Hz
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Noise Reduction
 Noise reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
450 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)
108cm 108cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3840 x 2160
BEST

Audio

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
10W 20W
BEST
Loudspeaker
2 2
Sound Modes
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoding Technology
 DTS-HD
 DTS-HD

Smart TV

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

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black
Peak Luminance Ratio
65% 65%

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
30W
BEST
52W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Energy Efficiency Class
 A++
BEST
 A++
Annual Energy Consumption
44kWh
BEST
76kWh
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

Performance

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

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand Included
 Desktop stand included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting Interfaces
 200 x 200
 200 x 200
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11n
 IEEE 802.11n
BEST
 802.11n
 IEEE 802.11n
Miracast
 Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Unknown - Click to provide data
Browsing
 Browsing
 Browsing

Management Features

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

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
81.5mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
8.1kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Weight
10.3kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
8.4kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth (with Stand)
218mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
633mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width (with Stand)
976mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height
583mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
976mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height
660mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
1,056mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC in (D-Sub) Port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)
 Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
RF Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
SCART Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
1 2
BEST
HDMI Version
 1.4
BEST
 1.4
HDMI Port
2 3
BEST
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data
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