LG 65EC970 vs Panasonic TX-65DX902

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LG 65EC970
Panasonic TX-65DX902

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Built-in camera Edit
The LG 65EC970 has a built-in camera, but the Panasonic TX-65DX902 does not have a built-in camera. Read more

Some new TVs have a built in camera. This can be used for making video calls or for motion control which allows you to control the TV with your hands.

A camera on your TV allows you to use the TV for video chat services like Skype and may also allow you to control the TV using hand gestures.

92kWh lower annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 65EC970 has an annual energy consumption of 222kWh, but the Panasonic TX-65DX902 is a 314kWh annual energy consumption TV (92kWh 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.

11.3kg lighter Edit
The LG 65EC970 has a weight of 23.2kg, however the Panasonic TX-65DX902 is a 34.5kg heavy TV (11.3kg 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.

Cheaper by £253
The LG 65EC970 costs £1,646.00, whereas the Panasonic TX-65DX902 is £1,899.00.
£116.75 cheaper to run
Over five years the LG 65EC970 is £116.75 cheaper to run than the Panasonic TX-65DX902. Read more
1 Reason For
22 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Not as many stockists
The LG 65EC970 is only stocked by 3 retailers, however the Panasonic TX-65DX902 is stocked by 25 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
Older by two months
The LG 65EC970 is two months older than the Panasonic TX-65DX902.
5 Reasons Against
Does not have a built-in camera Edit
The Panasonic TX-65DX902 does not have a built-in camera, but the LG 65EC970 does. Read more

Some new TVs have a built in camera. This can be used for making video calls or for motion control which allows you to control the TV with your hands.

A camera on your TV allows you to use the TV for video chat services like Skype and may also allow you to control the TV using hand gestures.

92kWh higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Panasonic TX-65DX902 has an annual energy consumption of 314kWh, however the LG 65EC970 is a 222kWh annual energy consumption TV (92kWh 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.

11.3kg heavier Edit
The Panasonic TX-65DX902 is a 34.5kg heavy TV, whereas the LG 65EC970 is a 23.2kg heavy TV (11.3kg 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.

More expensive by £253
The Panasonic TX-65DX902 is £253 more expensive than the LG 65EC970.
Higher running costs over five years by £116.75
The running costs over five years of the Panasonic TX-65DX902 are £362.14 which is £116.75 more than the LG 65EC970. Show assumptions.

Awards

6 Awards
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Digital Versus: 5 Star
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Techradar: Editor's Choice
Trusted Reviews: Editor's Choice
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Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

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Date Released

29 months Ago 27 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

No data 5 Years

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 243.56
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 245.39
Purchase price £ 1,646.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,891.39
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 362.14
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 362.14
Purchase price £ 1,899.00
Total cost of ownership £ 2,261.14
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

1.2T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.2 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
31
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
1.8T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
46
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
65" 65"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
3D
 3D
 3D
High Frequency Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,000Hz
3D Type
 Active
 Active
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
OLED Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
 OLED technology
Noise Reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Noise reduction
Motion Interpolation Technology
 MCI (Motion Clarity Index)
 MCI (Motion Clarity Index)
Supported Video Modes
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
BEST
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
Supported 3D Technologies
 LG Cinema 3D
 LG Cinema 3D
2D-3D Converter
 2D-3D converter
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 OLED
 LED
BEST
 OLED
 LED

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

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Internet TV
 Internet TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Timeshift
 Timeshift
Unknown - Click to provide data
Lifestyle Apps
 Skype
 Facebook
 Twitter
 Skype
 Facebook
 Twitter
Video Apps
 YouTube
 NetFlix
 YouTube
 NetFlix
News Apps
 BBC
 BBC
Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring

Audio

RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 40W
Built-In Speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker(s)

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RF Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
SCART Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Version
 2.0
BEST
 2.0
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Miracast
 Miracast
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
 Custom
 Custom
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Auto Power Off
 Auto power off
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 DIVX
 H.264
 DIVX HD
 H.265
 DIVX
 H.264
 DIVX HD
 H.265
Audio Formats Supported
 MP3
 AC3
 PCM
 HAAC
 MP3
 AC3
 PCM
 HAAC
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 MPO
 JPS
 JPG
 MPO
 JPS
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
24p Support
 24p support
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Video Recorder (DVR)
 Digital Video Recorder (DVR)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
Voice Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Voice control
Google Application
 YouTube
 YouTube
Teletext
2,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Social Network Service
 Twitter
 Facebook
 Twitter
 Facebook

Design

Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
BEST
 Built-in camera
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black
Heavy Metals Free
 Hg (mercury)
 Hg (mercury)

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces
 400 x 400
 400 x 400
Smartphone Remote Support
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Smartphone remote support
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
152W
BEST
226W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 B
 B
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
222kWh
BEST
314kWh
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
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

Weight
23.2kg
BEST
34.5kg
Package Dimensions (WxDxH)
Unknown - Click to provide data 844 x 1457 x 64
Depth (with Stand)
1,598.7mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
453.2mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width (with Stand)
2,300.1mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

3D Glasses Included
 3D glasses included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Desktop Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Desktop stand
Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
3D Glasses Quantity
7 Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Sound Enhancement Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data VR-Audio Master Surround 2.1
Multimedia
Unknown - Click to provide data Screen mirroring - phone to TV - Screen mirroring - TV to phone
Speakers
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Picture Enhancement
Unknown - Click to provide data 4k Studio Master HCX+ / HCX - HDR Premium 1000
DVB
Unknown - Click to provide data DVB-T2 Freeview HD Tuner - DVB-S2 Freesat HD Tuner
Smart TV Applications
Unknown - Click to provide data Catch up TV: BBC iPlayer, ITV Player, All 4, My5 - Streaming: 4k Netflix - App store: Internet Apps Navigator - Custom homepage - Full internet browser - Social media: Facebook, Twitter, YouTube
Packaging Content
Unknown - Click to provide data Panasonic VIERA TX-65DX902B Smart 3D 4k Ultra HD 65" LED TV - Smart remote control - Standard remote control - User manual - AC power cable - Batteries

Special Features

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