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JVC LT55C550

£419.00
£329.97 £89.03 cheaper than 24 days ago
The cheapest 55 inch TV around
55" Full HD No No Nov 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
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JVC LT-55C550 Review

Representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the JVC LT-55C550 number 136 in 55 inch TVs and number 701 across all TVs.
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45
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58
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£172 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
58
Average

Why Has it Scored 58?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 80%. Samsung TVs also have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
It has an energy efficiency rating of A, and its running costs of £172 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,375 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
Customers report it is fairly priced, product quality and audio quality.
This JVC TV has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Quite large display diagonal
Quite high RMS rated power
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared the LT-55C550 with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is mediocre for watching sport, ranking number 686 in TVs for sport. It is also mediocre for playing games, ranking number 402 in TVs for gaming as well being mediocre for watching films, ranking number 605 in TVs for films.
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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. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £419 to £329.97 in the last 24 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 67% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

JVC LT-55C550 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

JVC Only Has Unexceptional Reviews for Its TVs

JVC televisions have unexceptional reviews on average and JVC is one of the ok brands.

Users Report That it is 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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Users Report Great 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”.

Users Report Superior 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”.

Users Report Excellent Picture Quality

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

Users Report 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.


Value For Money

Fantastic Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old but at £329.97 it is in the cheapest 23% of TVs.

Price Has Gone Down by £89 (21%)

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Features

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on televisions. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Quite Large Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the LT-55C550 of 55" is fairly large compared to most other televisions. It is in the largest 18% of all televisions when ranked by this feature. The display diagonals of TVs range from 13" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most other televisions, the LT-55C550 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the JVC LT-55C550 is not 3D. 74% of televisions are not 3D.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The LT-55C550 does not support Wi-Fi. 59% of televisions do support Wi-Fi.

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Quite Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequency of the JVC LT-55C550 of only 50Hz is in the slowest 3% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. Across all the TVs the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 440Hz.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The LT-55C550 does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth keeping in mind that 98% of televisions also do not have a built-in camera.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

The JVC LT-55C550's RMS rated power of 24W is in the highest 15% of all televisions when ranked by this feature. The lowest RMS rated power of televisions is 2W, the highest is 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

JVC released the LT-55C550 in November 2014.


Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The energy efficiency rating of this television is A, and the average 5 year running cost of the LT-55C550 is £172 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,375 televisions.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung lt55c550, jvc lt55c550

Barcodes:

04975769435096

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