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LG 55UH850 vs Samsung UE55KS8000

LG 55UH850 vs Samsung UE55KS8000

LG 55UH850

79

Overall Score

LG 55UH850

£998.00
Our Verdict:
A relatively new and award winning 55" 4K TV, good for watching films
85
14 Reviews + 1 Award
77
Very Good
78
Good Features
80
17 Months Old
58
£140 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
79
Very Good
55" 4K Yes No Mar 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
Samsung UE55KS8000

76

Overall Score

Samsung UE55KS8000

£1,349.00
Our Verdict:
A fairly new and multi award winning 55" 4K TV
89
16 Reviews + 7 Awards
62
Good
71
Good Features
81
14 Months Old
56
£139 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
76
Very Good
55" 4K No No Jun 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

Top Prices

Amazon UK
eBay
4 Prices from 2 Stores | £998.00-£1,199.00
RLR Distribution
Crampton and Moore
Wellindal
Glooke Marketplace
10 Prices from 10 Stores | £1,349.00-£2,229.23

Reviews & Awards

Awards
1 Award
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
7 Awards
01net.com: 5 Star
benchmark.pl: Award
Expert Reviews: Recommended
hardware.info: Ulitmate
Pocket Lint: Recommended
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
whatnext.pl: Recommended
Average Expert Rating

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years
Electricity cost - switched on £ 136.20
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 139.24
Electricity cost - switched on £ 136.20
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 138.03
Energy Efficiency Class
No data No data
Environmental Impact
0.69T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.69 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.69T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.69 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
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
Display Resolution  3840 x 2160  3840 x 2160
Motion Interpolation Frequency 200Hz 200Hz
Display Brightness
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)  Mega Contrast  Mega Contrast
BEST
LED Backlighting Type  Edge-LED  Edge-LED
Screen Shape  Flat  Flat
Motion Interpolation Technology  PMI (Picture Mastering Index)  PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
3D Type  Passive  Passive
Supported Video Mode  2160p  2160p
BEST
Aspect Ratio  16  16
3D Technology  LG Cinema 3D  LG Cinema 3D
PQI (Picture Quality Index) Unknown - Click to provide data
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name  Mega Contrast  Mega Contrast
PMI (Picture Mastering Index) 2,700 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colours  1.073 billion colours  1.073 billion colours
Display Technology  LED  QLED  LED  QLED
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Screen Format Adjustments  Zoom  16:9  Zoom  16:9
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric) 139cm
BEST
138cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions  3840 x 2160  60  6  3840 x 2160  60  6

Audio

Subwoofer RMS Power 20W Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power 40W 60W
BEST
Loudspeaker 2 4
BEST
Audio System Unknown - Click to provide data
Sound Modes  Music  Movie  Sports  Game  Music  Movie  Sports  Game
Audio Decoders  DTS  Dolby Digital  DTS  Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technology  DTS-HD  DTS  Dolby Digital Plus  Dolby Digital  DTS-HD  DTS  Dolby Digital Plus  Dolby Digital
Multiroom Audio Technology  Samsung Multiroom Link  Samsung Multiroom Link
Speaker 2 4

Smart TV

Video App  Netflix  Netflix
BEST
Lifestyle Apps  Samsung Smart View  Samsung Billing  Samsung Smart Vi  Samsung Smart View  Samsung Billing  Samsung Smart Vi
Operating System Version Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed  Web OS  Web OS
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV) Version  1.5  1.5

Design

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

Power

Energy Efficiency Class  A+  A+
Power Consumption (typical) 85W 85W
Power Consumption (standby) 0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption 124kWh 118kWh
BEST
AC Input Voltage  100 - 240  100 - 240
AC Input Frequency  50  50
Power Consumption (max) 85W 210W
BEST

TV Tuner

Tuner Type  Analog  Analog
Digital Signal Format System  DVB  DVB-S  DVB-S2  DVB-T  DVB-T2  DVB-C  DVB-x2  DVB  DVB-S  DVB-S2  DVB-T  DVB-T2  DVB-C  DVB-x2
Analog Signal Format System  Not supported  Not supported
Tuner Unknown - Click to provide data 2tuner(s)
Channels Quantity (DVB-T) 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Channels Quantity (DVB-S2) 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Channels Quantity (DVB-C) 1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Video Formats Supported  H.265  H.265
Processor Cores 4 4
Teletext 2,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Teletext Standards  List  Top-text  List  Top-text

Packaging Content

3D Glasses Quantity 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included  AC  AC

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces  300 x 300
BEST
 300 x 300

Networking

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

Management Features

Smart Modes  Vivid  Cinema  Game  Standard  Sports  Photo  Vivid  Cinema  Game  Standard  Sports  Photo
Number of OSD Languages Unknown - Click to provide data 27
Programming Period 8 day(s) Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness 51.5mm 40.8mm
BEST
Weight 19.2kg 17.7kg
BEST
Weight With Stand 21.2kg 19.9kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand) 238.4mm
BEST
346.2mm
Height (with Stand) 775mm
BEST
799.5mm
Width (with Stand) 1,240mm 1,230mm
BEST
Height 721mm 712.3mm
Width 1,240mm 1,230mm

Ports & Interfaces

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

Technical Details

RF Input 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Dolby Technologies  Dolby Digital Plus  Dolby Digital  Dolby Digital Plus  Dolby Digital

Packaging Data

Package Weight 26.1kg 25.5kg
BEST
Package Height 860mm 807mm
BEST
Package Width 1,360mm
BEST
1,400mm
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