JVC LT-55C550 vs LG 55UF680

JVC LT-55C550
LG 55UF680

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Three HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The JVC LT-55C550 has three HDMI ports quantitys, however the LG 55UF680 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.

A lot lighter Edit
The JVC LT-55C550 is a 13.4kg heavy TV, whereas the LG 55UF680 is a 17.8kg heavy TV (4.4kg 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.

2 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
5 Reasons For
Smart TV Edit
The LG 55UF680 supports smart TV, whereas the JVC LT-55C550 does not support smart TV. Read more

Smart TVs allow you to access the internet directly through your TV. Connect your TV to your local network though WiFi or an ethernet cable.

A smart TV lets you watch movies and TV on the internet by connecting directly to services such as BBC iPlayer and YouTube without a computer. You will also be able to connect to Facebook and Twitter directly from your TV.

Wi-Fi Edit
The LG 55UF680 has a wi-Fi, but the JVC LT-55C550 does not have a wi-Fi. Read more

A Wifi (wireless LAN connection) on your TV means that you can connect your TV directly to your WiFi network.

Connecting your TV will be easier and you will not need any cables.

Lower annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 55UF680 is a 120kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 36kWh lower than the JVC LT-55C550 (120kWh). 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.

Cheaper to run by £38.23
The LG 55UF680 only costs £133.23 to run over five years however the JVC LT-55C550 costs £171.46 to run (29% more). Read more
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 55UF680 is "A+", whereas the rating of the JVC LT-55C550 is "A".

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Does not support smart TV Edit
The JVC LT-55C550 does not support smart TV, but the LG 55UF680 supports smart TV. Read more

Smart TVs allow you to access the internet directly through your TV. Connect your TV to your local network though WiFi or an ethernet cable.

A smart TV lets you watch movies and TV on the internet by connecting directly to services such as BBC iPlayer and YouTube without a computer. You will also be able to connect to Facebook and Twitter directly from your TV.

Does not have a wi-Fi Edit
The JVC LT-55C550 does not have a wi-Fi, however the LG 55UF680 has a wi-Fi. Read more

A Wifi (wireless LAN connection) on your TV means that you can connect your TV directly to your WiFi network.

Connecting your TV will be easier and you will not need any cables.

24% higher annual energy consumption Edit
The JVC LT-55C550 has an annual energy consumption of 156kWh, however the LG 55UF680 is a 120kWh annual energy consumption TV (36kWh 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.

Older by four months
The JVC LT-55C550 is four months older than the LG 55UF680.
£38.23 more expensive to run over five years
The JVC LT-55C550 costs £171.46 to run which is £38.23 more to run than the LG 55UF680 over five years. Show assumptions.
Lower energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the JVC LT-55C550 is "A", however the rating of the LG 55UF680 is "A+".
3 Reasons Against
One less HDMI ports quantity Edit
The LG 55UF680 is a two HDMI ports quantity TV, whereas the JVC LT-55C550 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.

Heavier Edit
LG 55UF680 is 17.8kg heavy. That's 4.4kg heavier than the JVC LT-55C550 (17.8kg). 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.

Fewer sellers
Only 1 store sell the LG 55UF680, but 3 stores sell the JVC LT-55C550. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this TV, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.

Date Released

27 months Ago 23 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

1 Year No data

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 171.46
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 171.46
Purchase price £ 369.00
Total cost of ownership £ 540.46
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 131.40
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 133.23

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.
0.66T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.66 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
55" 55"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
3D
 3D
 3D
LED Backlighting Type
 Edge-LED
 Edge-LED
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
BEST
 1000:1
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
OLED Technology
 OLED technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Frequency
50Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Reduction
 Noise reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080

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
BEST
Operating System Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.0
Operating System Installed
 Web OS
 Web OS

Audio

RMS Rated Power
24W Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
SCART Ports Quantity
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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
3
BEST
2
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
BEST
Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ethernet LAN
Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Miracast

Management Features

Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of OSD Languages
7 Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
Audio Formats Supported
 AC3
 AC3
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 JPG
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

Design

Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces
 400 x 200
 400 x 200
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
107W 82W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
156kWh 120kWh
BEST
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 56.7mm
Weight
13.4kg
BEST
17.8kg
Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 22.2kg
Package Dimensions (WxDxH)
762 x 1241 x 262 Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 18.1kg
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 237mm
Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 778mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,240mm
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 722mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,240mm
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 810mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,330mm

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Sound Enhancement Technology
DTS TruSurround Unknown - Click to provide data
Speakers
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVB
DVB-T2 Freeview HD Tuner Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Content
JVC LLT-55C550 55" LED TV - Standard remote control - Instruction book - Quick start guide - AC power cable - Batteries - Energy label Unknown - Click to provide data

Special Features

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