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LG 55UG870 vs Samsung UE55JS8500

LG 55UG870 vs Samsung UE55JS8500

LG 55UG870

56

Overall Score

LG 55UG870

£599.97
Our Verdict:
A 2 year old 55" 4K TV, great for watching films on
30
Poor
68
Good Features
62
2 Years Old
49
£137 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
56
Average
55" 4K Yes 200Hz Mar 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D High Frequency Rate Release Date
Samsung UE55JS8500

70

Overall Score

Samsung UE55JS8500

£1,499.99
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning 55" 4K television, great for playing games on
91
61 Reviews + 4 Awards
27
Poor
77
Good Features
67
2 Years Old
44
£180 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
70
Very Good
55" 4K Yes No Apr 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

Top Prices

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1 Price from 1 Store | £599.97
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2 Prices from 2 Stores | £1,499.99

Reviews & Awards

Awards
No awards found 4 Awards
avforums.com: Recommended
hdtvtest.co.uk: Highly Recommended
reviewed.com: Editor's Choice
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
Average Expert Rating
No reviews found
Average User Rating

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years
Electricity cost - switched on £ 134.60
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 136.43
Electricity cost - switched on £ 177.87
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 179.70
Energy Efficiency Class
No data No data
Environmental Impact
0.68T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.68 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.89T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.89 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
23
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Specification

Display

Display Diagonal 55" 55"
HD Type  4K  4K
High Frequency Rate 200Hz
BEST
1,900Hz
Display Resolution  3840 x 2160  3840 x 2160
Motion Interpolation Frequency 1,900Hz
BEST
Display Brightness
Screen Shape  Curved  Curved
Motion Interpolation Technology  PMI (Picture Mastering Index)  PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
3D Type  Passive  Passive
Supported Video Mode  2160p  2160p
Aspect Ratio  16  16
3D Technology  FPR 3D  FPR 3D
PQI (Picture Quality Index) Unknown - Click to provide data
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name  Mega Contrast  Mega Contrast
PMI (Picture Mastering Index) 2,000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology  LED  LED
Screen Format Adjustments  16:9
BEST
 16:9
Display Diagonal (metric) 139cm
BEST
138cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions  3840 x 2160  60  6  3840 x 2160  60  6

Audio

Subwoofer RMS Power Unknown - Click to provide data 20W
RMS Rated Power 20W 40W
BEST
Loudspeaker 2 2
Dolby Technology  Digital Plus  Digital DTS  Digital  DTS Premium Sound 5.1  DTS Studio Sound  Dolby MS11  DTS  Dolby Digital Plus  Dolby Digital  1  Digital Plus  Digital DTS  Digital  DTS Premium Sound 5.1  DTS Studio Sound  Dolby MS11  DTS  Dolby Digital Plus  Dolby Digital  1
Sound Modes  News  Music  Movie  Sports  Game  News  Music  Movie  Sports  Game
Audio Decoders  Dolby Digital  DTS  Dolby Digital  DTS
Audio Decoding Technology  Dolby Digital Plus  Dolby Digital DTS  DTS Premium Sound 5.1  DTS Studio Sound  Dolby MS11  DTS Premium Sound  Dolby Digital  DTS  1  Dolby Digital Plus  Dolby Digital DTS  DTS Premium Sound 5.1  DTS Studio Sound  Dolby MS11  DTS Premium Sound  Dolby Digital  DTS  1
Speaker 2 2

Smart TV

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

Other Features

Dimming Type Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour  Black  Black
Peak Luminance Ratio 65% Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Energy Efficiency Class  A+
BEST
 A+
Power Consumption (typical) 84W 73W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby) 0.3W 0.3W
Input Frequency  50  50
Annual Energy Consumption 123kWh
BEST
135kWh
AC Input Voltage  100 - 240  100 - 240
AC Input Frequency  50  50
Power Consumption (max) Unknown - Click to provide data 215W
Input Voltage  240  100  100 - 240  240  100  100 - 240

TV Tuner

Tuner Type  Analog  Analog
Digital Signal Format System  DVB  DVB-S  DVB-S2  DVB-T  DVB-T2  DVB-C  DVB-C2  ATSC  DVB  DVB-S  DVB-S2  DVB-T  DVB-T2  DVB-C  DVB-C2  ATSC
Tuner Unknown - Click to provide data 2tuner(s)

Performance

Video Formats Supported  H.265  DIVX  H.265  DIVX
Audio Formats Supported  MP2  MP3  WMA  AC3  PCM  eAAC+  HE-AAC  RA-Lossless  EAC3  AAC HE  HE-A  AAC++  DTS  MP2  MP3  WMA  AC3  PCM  eAAC+  HE-AAC  RA-Lossless  EAC3  AAC HE  HE-A  AAC++  DTS
Image Formats Supported  JPG  MPO  JPS  JPG  MPO  JPS
Processor Cores Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Teletext 2,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture Processing Technology  Samsung Wide Color Enhancer  Samsung Wide Color Enhancer

Packaging Content

3D Glasses Quantity Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Cables Included  AC  CI  IR  AC  CI  IR

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces  300 x 300
BEST
 300 x 300

Networking

Wi-Fi Standards  802.11ac  802.11a  802.11ac  802.11a
BEST

Management Features

Smart Modes  Vivid  Cinema  Game  Standard  Sports  Photo  Natural  Movie  Vivid  Cinema  Game  Standard  Sports  Photo  Natural  Movie
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages  ENG  FRE  ESP  EN  ES  FR  ENG  FRE  ESP  EN  ES  FR
Number of OSD Languages Unknown - Click to provide data 27

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness 98mm 30mm
BEST
Weight 21.7kg 19kg
BEST
Weight With Stand 24.2kg 21.3kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand) 236mm 231mm
BEST
Height (with Stand) 773mm 762mm
BEST
Width (with Stand) 1,241mm 1,239.3mm
BEST
Height 723mm 723.7mm
Width 1,241mm 1,239.3mm

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs 1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port 1 1
RF Port 2 4
BEST
SCART Port 1 1
RS-232 Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Digital Audio Optical Out Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in 1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in 1 1
USB 2.0 Port 2 3
BEST
USB 3.0 Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port 3 4
BEST
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)  SimpLink  SimpLink
Remote (IR) Output Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) Out Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 3.0 Type-A Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version 1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Data

Package Weight 29.7kg 20.9kg
BEST
Package Height 813mm 723.7mm
BEST
Package Width 1,360mm 1,239.3mm
BEST
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