LG 55EG910 vs Samsung UE55JU7000

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LG 55EG910
Samsung UE55JU7000

Top Prices

PRC Direct
Checked 20 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Amazon UK
Checked 4 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
eBay
Checked 2 days ago
RLR Distribution
Checked 2 hours ago
Out of stock
PC World
Checked 6 hours ago
Out of stock
RGB Direct
Checked 11 hours ago
Delivery unknown
RLR Distribution
Checked 2 hours ago
Out of stock

Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Thinner Edit
The LG 55EG910 has a depth of 48.9mm. That's 18.5mm thinner than the Samsung UE55JU7000 (67.4mm). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

Lighter Edit
LG 55EG910 is 12.8kg heavy, but the Samsung UE55JU7000 is a 15.4kg heavy TV (2.6kg 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.

12 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
Better expert reviews
Based on 1 review, the average expert review score of the LG 55EG910 is 90%, whereas the average rating of the Samsung UE55JU7000 is 85% (based on 9 reviews).
Much better user reviews
Based on 2 reviews, the average user review score of the LG 55EG910 is 100%, whereas the average rating of the Samsung UE55JU7000 is 89% (based on 7 reviews).
5 Reasons For
Four HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The Samsung UE55JU7000 has four HDMI ports quantitys, however the LG 55EG910 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.

A lot lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung UE55JU7000 has an annual energy consumption of 114kWh, however the LG 55EG910 is a 161kWh annual energy consumption TV (47kWh 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.

Cheaper by £489
The Samsung UE55JU7000 costs £489.03 less than the LG 55EG910.
24% cheaper to run
Over five years the Samsung UE55JU7000 only costs £133.23 to run but the LG 55EG910 costs £176.26 to run (32% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Samsung UE55JU7000 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", however the LG 55EG910 has a rating of "A".

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Only three HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The LG 55EG910 is a three HDMI ports quantity TV, whereas the Samsung UE55JU7000 only has four 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 higher annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 55EG910 has an annual energy consumption of 161kWh, whereas the Samsung UE55JU7000 is a 114kWh annual energy consumption TV (47kWh 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.

More expensive by £489
The LG 55EG910 is £489.03 more expensive than the Samsung UE55JU7000.
£43.03 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs of the LG 55EG910 are £176.26 which is £43.03 more than the Samsung UE55JU7000 over five years. Show assumptions.
Worse energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 55EG910 is "A", whereas the rating of the Samsung UE55JU7000 is "A+".
6 Reasons Against
Thicker Edit
Samsung UE55JU7000 is 67.4mm thick. That's 18.5mm thicker than the LG 55EG910 (67.4mm). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

2.6kg heavier Edit
The Samsung UE55JU7000 is a 15.4kg heavy TV, whereas the LG 55EG910 is a 12.8kg heavy TV (2.6kg 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.

Less retailers
The Samsung UE55JU7000 is only stocked by 5 retailers, whereas the LG 55EG910 is stocked by 17 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
Older by six months
The Samsung UE55JU7000 is six months older than the LG 55EG910.
Expert review Rating is Worse
The Samsung UE55JU7000's average expert score is 85%, however the LG 55EG910's is 90% (based on 1 review).
User review Rating is much Worse
The Samsung UE55JU7000's average user score is 89%, however the LG 55EG910's is 100% (based on 2 reviews).

Awards

No awards found 3 Awards
avforums.com: Recommended
benchmark.pl: Good Product
hdtvtest.co.uk: Highly Recommended

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

17 months Ago 22 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 176.26
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 176.26
Purchase price £ 989.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,165.26
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 131.40
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 133.23
Purchase price £ 499.97
Total cost of ownership £ 633.20
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.87T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.87 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
3D Type
 Active
 Active
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Comb Filter
 3D
BEST
 3D
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
 PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Supported Video Modes
 2160p
 1080p
 2160p
 1080p
BEST
Supported 3D Technologies
 FPR 3D
 FPR 3D
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1300
2D-3D Converter
 2D-3D converter
 2D-3D converter
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Technology
 OLED
 LED
BEST
 OLED
 LED
Screen Format Adjustments
 14:9
 4:3
 Auto
 Zoom
 14:9
 4:3
 Auto
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
139cm
BEST
138cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto channel search
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
 Analog
 Analog
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
Number of Tuners
Unknown - Click to provide data 2

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Internet TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Internet TV
Timeshift
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Timeshift
Operating System Version
2.0 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 Web OS
 Web OS

Audio

Built-In Subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Sound Modes
 News
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 News
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoders
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technologies
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby MS11
 DTS Premium Sound 5.1
 DTS Studio Sound
 Dolby MS11

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
RF Ports Quantity
2 2
RS-232 Ports
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
3 3
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
3 4
BEST
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 802.11ac
 802.11a
BEST
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Miracast
 Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Near Field Communication (NFC)
 Near Field Communication (NFC)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

Sleep Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sleep timer
On/Off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/Off timer
Smart Modes
 Personal
 Cinema
 Standard
 Sports
 Natural
 Game
 Movie
 Personal
 Cinema
 Standard
 Sports
 Natural
 Game
 Movie
Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
ECO Mode
 ECO mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 27

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
 H.265
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
 H.265
Audio Formats Supported
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 eAAC+
 HE-AAC
 EAC3
 HE-A
 AAC++
 DSS
 MP4
 3GPP
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 eAAC+
 HE-AAC
 EAC3
 HE-A
 AAC++
 DSS
 MP4
 3GPP
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 MPO
 JPS
 JPG
 MPO
 JPS
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
BD Wise
Unknown - Click to provide data
 BD Wise
24p Support
 24p support
 24p support
Extended PVR
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Extended PVR
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Voice Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Voice control
Picture Processing Technology
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer
 Samsung Wide Color Enhancer

Design

LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

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

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
110W 82W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
161kWh 114kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 218W

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
48.9mm
BEST
67.4mm
Weight
12.8kg
BEST
15.4kg
Package Weight
20.4kg
BEST
23.6kg
Weight With Stand
15kg
BEST
18.2kg
Depth (with Stand)
208mm
BEST
277.7mm
Height (with Stand)
760mm
BEST
770.5mm
Width (with Stand)
1,228mm
BEST
1,242.6mm
Height
719mm 718.3mm
Width
1,225mm 1,242.6mm
Package Height
225mm
BEST
812mm
Package Depth
810mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
1,435mm 1,415mm
BEST

Packaging Content

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