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JVC LT-55C550

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JVC LT55C550

£399.00
£279.99 £119.01 cheaper than 36 days ago
55" Full HD 1000:1 Nov 2014
A
Display Diagonal HD Type Contrast Ratio (typical) Release Date £171.46 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good product quality
Reasonably priced
JVC only has unexceptional television reviews
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Reviews

JVC Only Has Unexceptional Television Reviews

We checked the reviews from users and experts of hundreds of TVs to determine an average rating for each TV manufacturer. On average televisions from JVC have unexceptional ratings from experts and owners.

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Price

Price Has Gone Down by £119.01 (30%)

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Reasonably Priced

A number of customers who reviewed it said that it was good value for money. Dicko said in their review of the JVC LT-55C550 on Amazon this year “Having also plugged it into a £15 NowTV box with the Plex client added, for £344 it's a respectable value Smart TV package”.

One JVC LT-55C550 reviewer wrote in their reviews that the product was cheap. Julie -. Marie Whitaker mentioned on Amazon “Awesome budget TV”.

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Design

Good Product Quality

A number of people thought the JVC LT-55C550 was good quality. Julie -. Marie Whitaker mentioned on Amazon in October this year “Real quality”. Julie -. Marie Whitaker also wrote “The image quality is spot on”.

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The JVC LT-55C550 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other large display diagonal televisions that are a similar age to this TV also do not have a built-in camera.

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Audio

Good Sound Quality

A few JVC LT-55C550 reviewers who reviewed it concluded that it had good sound quality. In October this year Julie -. Marie Whitaker scored it 5 stars and she said in her review of the JVC LT-55C550 on Amazon “Sound for me is great I may invest in a sound bar later on”.

Quite High RMS Rated Power

At 24 Watts, the LT-55C550 has a fairly high RMS rated power compared to most of the other televisions of this type and age. The average RMS rated power of similar spec televisions that have been available for around the same time as this TV is 22W.

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Smart TV

Good Connectivity

One JVC LT-55C550 reviewer reckoned that it was good in terms of connectivity. In October Dicko mentioned “Reasonable connectivity, 3 HDMI (HDMI 1 supports ARC), PC input, PC audio input, Composite Video, Scart, USB, Headphones, Optical audio output” however they only scored this TV 3 stars.

Does Not Support Smart TV

The LT-55C550 does not support Smart TV, unlike most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been available for a comparable time to this TV.

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Energy

OK Running Costs

This JVC television has an efficiency rating of A. Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the LT-55C550 is £172, which is typical compared to the other 290 TVs of this age and type.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This TV was released in November 2014.


Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The JVC LT-55C550 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other TVs that have been available for around the same time as this television which support Wi-Fi.

Other TVs which also support Wi-Fi that you might want to look at include the Sony KDL-55W905 (£389.99) which also has a higher rating.

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Display

Good Picture Quality

One customer who purchased it wrote that it had good picture quality.

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this television is full hd, which is typical of many televisions of this age and type. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Not 3D

The LT-55C550 is not 3D, unlike most of the other TVs that were launched more than two years ago which are 3D.

TVs which are 3D that might be worth considering include the Sony KDL-55W905 (£389.99), or the LG 55LB730 (£449).

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The LT-55C550 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth noting that most of the other large display diagonal televisions that are a comparable age to this TV also do not feature OLED technology.

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Quite Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

Across all the comparable spec TVs that have been available for a similar time to this television the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 1,800Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 520Hz. When compared to other TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to this TV, the JVC LT-55C550's motion interpolation frequency of only 50 hertz is one of the slowest.

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Very Dim Display Brightness

With a display brightness of only 300 candellas per square meter, the LT-55C550 has a fairly dim display brightness compared to most of the other televisions that have been around for more than two years. Across all the TVs of a comparable age and spec to this television the display brightnesses range from 220 cd/m² to 1,500 cd/m².

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55 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 55 inch TV.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative 55" TVs currently available including the Sony KDL-55W905 (£389.99), or the LG 55LB730 (£449) which both of have better reviews.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The LT-55C550 has a desktop stand included, as do most of the other TVs that are a comparable age to this television.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The LT-55C550 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other similar spec TVs that came out around the same time as this TV.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung lt55c550, jvc lt55c550
Barcodes 04975769435096

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£ 899.00 £279.99
96% Faster Motion Interpolation Frequency
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Sony KDL-50W809 vs JVC LT-55C550

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Sony KDL-50W809 JVC LT-55C550
£ 369.99 £279.99
Faster Motion Interpolation Frequency
57% Lower Annual Energy Consumption
Superior Energy Efficiency Rating
Cheaper to Run by £53.05
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20% Lower RMS Rated Power

Sony KDL-65W955 vs JVC LT-55C550

Sony KDL-65W955 vs JVC LT-55C550
Sony KDL-65W955 JVC LT-55C550
£ 1,939.93 £279.99
Superior Energy Efficiency Rating
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32% Lower Annual Energy Consumption
Cheaper to Run by £36.94
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55% Heavier
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