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JVC LT50C550

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JVC LT50C550

£289.00
JVC LT-50C550

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An economical to run and good spec 50" Full HD TV, good for playing games
50" Full HD No 62.5mm Jul 2013 A
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date Energy Efficiency
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JVC LT-50C550 Review

With very good features and low running costs, we have ranked the JVC LT-50C550 number 527 in 50 inch TVs.
63
Value for Money
Good
73
Features
Good Features
64
Age
4 Years Old
72
Running Costs
£120 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

Hisense TVs have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
This TV has an energy efficiency rating of A, and its running costs of £120 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,306 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Larger than average display diagonal
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED/QLED technology

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared this JVC TV with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is very good for playing games, ranking number 500 in TVs for gaming. It is also very good for watching films, ranking number 873 in TVs for film as well being good for watching sport, ranking number 874 in TVs for sport.
71
Watching Films
Very Good
68
Watching Sport
Good
72
Playing Games
Very Good

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £229.99 on eBay 92 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 88% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

How Big is the JVC LT-50C550?

The JVC LT-50C550 is 1,127mm wide and 662mm tall. It is 62.5mm thick and weighs 10kg.

JVC LT-50C550 front dimensions
JVC LT-50C550 size in context

JVC LT-50C550 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

JVC Only Has Unexceptional TV Reviews

JVC has unexceptional average ratings across its entire TV range compared to other brands.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is cheaper than 81% of televisions, it has mediocre features, is over 6 months old and at £289.00 it does not look like great value for money overall.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The energy efficiency rating of this TV is A. The LT-50C550 has an average 5 year running cost of £120 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,306 TVs.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

JVC released the LT-50C550 in July 2013.

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Features

Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of TVs range from 13" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The JVC LT-50C550's display diagonal of 50" is larger than 66% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many televisions. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The JVC LT-50C550 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the JVC LT-50C550 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The JVC LT-50C550's thickness of 62.5mm is relatively average compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 54% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Slower Than Average Motion Interpolation Frequency

The LT-50C550's motion interpolation frequency of only 50Hz is slower than 98% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. TVs have motion interpolation frequencies of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 450Hz.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The average contrast ratio (typical) of all televisions is 38,000, with the lowest being 300 and the highest being 5,000,000. The JVC LT-50C550's contrast ratio (typical) of 3,000 is higher than average when compared to most other televisions. It is in the highest 34% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung lt50c550

JVC LT50C550

Electronic Empire

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