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JVC LT55C550

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JVC LT55C550

£429.00
£335.00 £94 cheaper than 17 days ago
JVC LT-55C550

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The cheapest 55 inch TV available, good for playing games
55" Full HD No No Nov 2014 A
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
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JVC LT-55C550 Review

Representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the JVC LT-55C550 number 131 in 55 inch TVs, number 298 in best selling TVs and number 709 across all TVs.
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Value for Money
Excellent
74
Features
Good Features
73
Age
3 Years Old
69
Running Costs
£140 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 77?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 80%. Hisense 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 televisions 2018.
It has an efficiency rating of A, and its running costs of £140 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,306 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
Customers report it is fairly priced, excellent product quality and good audio quality.
This JVC TV has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Larger than average display diagonal
Higher than average RMS rated power
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED/QLED technology

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared the LT-55C550 with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is very good for playing games, ranking number 259 in TVs for gaming. It is also very good for watching films, ranking number 466 in TVs for film as well being good for watching sport, ranking number 456 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. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £429 to £335 in the last 17 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 78% 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 Summary

JVC TVs Only Have Unexceptional Reviews

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

Users Report That it is Fairly 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 Great Audio 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”.

Customers Report Excellent Image Quality

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

Customers 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

Excellent Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old but at £335.00 it is in the cheapest 34% of televisions.

Price Has Gone Down by £94 (22%)

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

This television is rated A for energy efficiency. The average 5 year running cost of the LT-55C550 is £140 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,306 TVs.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This television was released in November 2014.

Features

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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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The LT-55C550's display diagonal of 55" is larger than average when compared to most other TVs. It is larger than 82% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of TVs is 13", the largest is 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The LT-55C550 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the LT-55C550 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are not 3D.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The LT-55C550 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most other TVs. 61% of TVs support Wi-Fi.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

TVs have contrast ratios (typical) of between 300 and 5,000,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 38,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the LT-55C550 of only 1,000 is lower than average when compared to most other televisions. It is lower than 84% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Slower Than Average Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequencies of TVs range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 450Hz. The motion interpolation frequency of the LT-55C550 of only 50Hz is very slow compared to most other TVs. It is slower than 99% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most other televisions, the JVC LT-55C550 does not have a built-in camera. 98% of TVs do not have a built-in camera.

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Higher Than Average RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated powers of TVs range from 2W to 200W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The LT-55C550's RMS rated power of 24W is higher than 85% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung lt55c550, jvc lt55c550

Barcodes:

04975769435096

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