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LG 55UH850 vs Sony KD-55XD8599

LG 55UH850 vs Sony KD-55XD8599

LG 55UH850

79

Overall Score

LG 55UH850

£998.00
Our Verdict:
An award winning 55" 4K television, good for watching films on
85
14 Reviews + 1 Award
75
Very Good
78
Good Features
81
16 Months Old
59
£140 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
79
Very Good
55" 4K Yes No Mar 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
Sony KD-55XD8599

72

Overall Score

Sony KD-55XD8599

£599.97
Our Verdict:
A fairly new 55" 4K television, very good for playing games on
72
2 Reviews
78
Very Good
70
Good Features
78
17 Months Old
47
£169 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
72
Very Good
55" 4K No No Mar 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

Top Prices

Amazon UK
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4 Prices from 2 Stores | £998.00-£1,199.00
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Crampton and Moore
11 Prices from 10 Stores | £599.97-£999.00

Reviews & Awards

Awards
1 Award
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
No awards found
Average Expert Rating
Average User Rating
No reviews found

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 £ 165.05
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 168.09
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.
0.83T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.83 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
21
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 1,000Hz
BEST
Display Resolution  3840 x 2160  3840 x 2160
Motion Interpolation Frequency 200Hz
BEST
1,000Hz
Display Brightness
Horizontal Viewing Angle Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
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
PMI (Picture Mastering Index) 2,700 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Refresh Rate Supported  60 Hz  50 Hz  30 Hz  25 Hz  24 Hz  60 Hz  50 Hz  30 Hz  25 Hz  24 Hz
BEST
Display Colours  1.073 billion colours  1.073 billion colours
Display Technology  LED  LED
Screen Format Adjustments  Zoom  Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric) 139cm 139cm
Supported Graphics Resolutions  3840 x 2160  60  6  3840 x 2160  60  6
Viewing Angle, Vertical Unknown - Click to provide data 178°

Audio

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

Smart TV

Video App  Netflix  YouTube  Netflix  YouTube
BEST
Lifestyle Apps  Google Apps  Twitter  Google  Google Apps  Twitter  Google
BEST
Operating System Version Unknown - Click to provide data
News Apps  BBC  BBC
Operating System Installed  Web OS  Web OS

Other Features

Speakers Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour  White  White
Peak Luminance Ratio 65% 74%

Power

Energy Efficiency Class  A+  A+
Power Consumption (typical) 85W 103W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby) 0.5W 0.5W
Annual Energy Consumption 124kWh
BEST
143kWh
AC Input Voltage  100 - 240  100 - 240
AC Input Frequency  50  50
Power Consumption (max) 85W 157W
BEST

TV Tuner

Tuner Type  Analog  Analog
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
Analog Signal Format System  Not supported  Not supported
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

Network Streaming Service  Netflix  Netflix
Video Formats Supported  H.265  H.265
Processor Cores 4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Teletext 2,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Google Application  YouTube  Google Play  Google+  YouTube  Google Play  Google+
Teletext Standards  List  Top-text  List  Top-text
Social Network Service  Twitter  Facebook  Twitter  Facebook

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  Custom  Graphics  Animation  Vivid  Cinema  Game  Standard  Sports  Photo  Custom  Graphics  Animation
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages  DAN  DUT  GRE  EST  SLV  BUL  HEB  LAV  UKR  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  LIT  ITA  POL  POR  SLK  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  CAT  EN  ES  FR  DAN  DUT  GRE  EST  SLV  BUL  HEB  LAV  UKR  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  LIT  ITA  POL  POR  SLK  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  CAT  EN  ES  FR
Number of OSD Languages Unknown - Click to provide data 29
Programming Period 8 day(s) Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness 51.5mm 44mm
BEST
Weight 19.2kg 15.1kg
BEST
Weight With Stand 21.2kg 18.6kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand) 238.4mm
BEST
263mm
Height (with Stand) 775mm 770mm
BEST
Width (with Stand) 1,240mm 1,231mm
BEST
Height 721mm 717mm
Width 1,240mm 1,231mm

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs 1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port 1 1
RF Port 2
BEST
1
SCART Port 1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out 1 1
Composite Video in Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in 1 1
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
VGA (D-Sub) Port 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

Technical Details

RF Input 2 Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Data

Package Weight 26.1kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height 860mm 825mm
BEST
Package Width 1,360mm
BEST
1,552mm
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