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JVC LT-55C550 vs Sony KDL-55W755

JVC LT-55C550 vs Sony KDL-55W755

JVC LT-55C550
Sony KDL-55W755

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
4W higher RMS rated power Edit
The JVC LT-55C550 has an RMS rated power of 24W, whereas the Sony KDL-55W755 is only a 20W RMS rated power TV (4W 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.

£392 cheaper
The JVC LT-55C550 costs £279.99, whereas the Sony KDL-55W755 is £671.99.
6 Reasons For
Faster motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Sony KDL-55W755 is an 800Hz motion interpolation frequency TV. That's 750Hz faster than the JVC LT-55C550 (800Hz). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Smart TV Edit
The Sony KDL-55W755 supports Smart TV, whereas the JVC LT-55C550 does not.
Wi-Fi Edit
The Sony KDL-55W755 supports Wi-Fi, but the JVC LT-55C550 does not support Wi-Fi. Read more

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

A wifi connection means that connecting your TV to the net will be easier and can be done without cables.

Available from 3 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £48.24
The Sony KDL-55W755 is £48.24 cheaper to run than the JVC LT-55C550 over five years. Read more
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Sony KDL-55W755 is "A+", whereas the rating of the JVC LT-55C550 is "A".

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
Slower motion interpolation frequency Edit
The JVC LT-55C550 is a 50Hz motion interpolation frequency TV. That's 750Hz slower than the Sony KDL-55W755 (800Hz). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Does not support Smart TV Edit
The JVC LT-55C550 does not support Smart TV, whereas the Sony KDL-55W755 supports Smart TV.
Does not support Wi-Fi Edit
The JVC LT-55C550 does not support Wi-Fi, but the Sony KDL-55W755 does. Read more

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

A wifi connection means that connecting your TV to the net will be easier and can be done without cables.

Not as many stockists
Only 4 sellers sells the JVC LT-55C550, however 7 shops sell the Sony KDL-55W755. 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.
Six months older
The JVC LT-55C550 is older than the Sony KDL-55W755 by six months.
More expensive to run over five years by 39%
The running costs of the JVC LT-55C550 are £171.46 which is £48.24 more than the Sony KDL-55W755 over five years. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is inferior
The JVC LT-55C550 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", but the Sony KDL-55W755 has a rating of "A+".
2 Reasons Against
20% lower RMS rated power Edit
The Sony KDL-55W755 has an RMS rated power of 20W, however the JVC LT-55C550 is a 24W RMS rated power TV (4W 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.

£392 more expensive
The Sony KDL-55W755 is more expensive than the JVC LT-55C550 by £392.

Date Released

30 months Ago 24 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 £ 279.99
Total cost of ownership £ 451.45
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 120.18
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 123.22
Purchase price £ 671.99
Total cost of ownership £ 795.21
Details

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.
0.61T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.61 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
55" 55"
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D
 3D
 3D
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
BEST
 1000:1
High Frequency Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 100Hz
OLED Technology
 OLED technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
LED Backlighting Type
 Edge-LED
 Edge-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
50Hz 800Hz
BEST
Noise Reduction
 Noise reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 Motionflow
 Motionflow
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Video Mode
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 480i
 480p
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 480i
 480p
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 14:9
 Zoom
 16:9
 14:9
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 139cm
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°

Audio

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
24W
BEST
20W
Loudspeaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Sound Modes
 Standard
 Music
 Standard
 Music
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Pulse
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Pulse

Smart TV

Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring
Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
BEST
Operating System Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.0
Operating System Installed
 Android
 Android

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

Design

Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour
 Black
 Black
Peak Luminance Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 70%

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
107W 75W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
156kWh 104kWh
BEST
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 119W

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified

TV Tuner

Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 H.265
 H.265
24p
Unknown - Click to provide data
 24p

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand Included
 Desktop stand included
 Desktop stand included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Mounting Kit
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mounting kit
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
Quick Installation Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick installation guide

Ergonomics

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

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
BEST
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth
Ethernet Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ethernet port
Wi-Fi Direct
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Browsing

Management Features

Smart Modes
 Vivid
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Photo
 Vivid
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Photo
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
On/Off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/Off timer
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 HEB
 CZE
 LAV
 UKR
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 SRP
 KAZ
 CAT
 MAC
 BOS
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 HEB
 CZE
 LAV
 UKR
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 SRP
 KAZ
 CAT
 MAC
 BOS
Number of OSD Languages
7 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 61mm
Weight
13.4kg
BEST
17kg
Package Dimensions (WxDxH)
762 x 1241 x 262 Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 18kg
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 210mm
Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 753mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,230mm
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 715mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,230mm
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 828mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,328mm

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
PC in (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub) port
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RF Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
SCART Port
1 1
Composite Video in
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
HDMI Port
3 4
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
MHL Version
 2.0
 2.0
BEST

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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