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LG 55EA9809

hardware.info Gold Award
55" Passive Nov 2013
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date
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£162.68 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
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LG 55EA9809 OLED-TV Review - TECHCHECK
Unboxing des ersten LG 55EA9809 (EU- 55EA9800) OLED Curved vor der IFA 2013
LG Curved UHDTV OLED 55EA9809 Review 4K / UHD [Super HD View]

14 Reasons For

One Industry Award

This TV was given a "Gold" award by Hardware.info who decided that this large TV was exceptional.

Expert Reviews Are Good

On average, based on four expert reviews from sites including Chip.de, hifitest.de, tweakers.net and fwdmagazine.be the average expert rating of this television is 84 out of 100.

LG Has Good Television Reviews

We checked 7,001 user and expert reviews for LG televisions and found that on average LG has good reviews. We also found that LG has good reviews specifically within its large TVs range.

Supports Smart TV

The LG 55EA9809 supports smart TV. Most of the other large TVs that were released around the same time as the 55EA9809 also support smart TV.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other TVs which support smart TV currently available including because of it's better review score, the UE55D7000, or the UN55H8000 both from Samsung or the LG 55EA980.

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Has a Wi-Fi

has a wi-Fi

Like most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to the 55EA9809, the 55EA9809 has a wi-Fi.

Alternative televisions with a wi-Fi currently available which you might want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Samsung UE55D7000, or the LG 55EA980.

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LED Display Technology

The display technology of this television is OLED, which is typical of many large TVs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Four Number of Loudspeakerss

The 55EA9809 is a four number of loudspeakers television.

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Two Headphone Outputss

The LG 55EA9809 is a two headphone outputs TV.

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Four HDMI Ports Quantitys

four HDMI ports quantitys

Most TVs of a comparable age and type to the 55EA9809 have between one and four HDMI ports quantitys, including the 55EA9809 which has four HDMI ports quantitys.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This TV supports an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many comparable spec TVs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Two RF Ports Quantitys

The LG 55EA9809 is a two RF ports quantity TV.

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1.4 HDMI Version

This TV has a 1.4 HDMI version, which is the most frequently found HDMI version on large TVs that came out around the same time as it.

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1080p Supported Video Modes

This television supports a 1080p supported video modes, which is the most commonly supported supported video modes on TVs that are a similar age to it.

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Supports Five Audio Formats Supporteds

The 55EA9809 has a greater number of audio formats than most TVs of this age and spec. This TV supports an MP3 audio formats supported, which is the most frequently supported audio formats supported supported by large TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 55EA9809. The audio formats supporteds "AAC", "AC3", "HE-AAC" and "PCM" are also supported by this television.

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6 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The 55EA9809 does not have a built-in camera, although this is within the context that most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to the 55EA9809 also do not have a built-in camera.

There are a number of other TVs which also have a built-in camera which you might want to consider including the UN55ES8000, the UE55F8000, or the UN55F8000 all from Samsung which also has a higher rating.

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Only Supports Three Image Formats Supporteds

The 55EA9809 has a greater number of image formats than most televisions of this age and spec. This LG television supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most frequently supported image formats supported supported by televisions of a comparable age and type to the 55EA9809. The image formats supporteds "JPS" and "MPO" are also supported by this TV.

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Only Has One Smart Modes

The LG 55EA9809 has a greater number of smart modes than most large TVs that were launched around the same time as it. The most commonly found smart modes is Game, but this smart modes is not found on this LG TV. The smart modess Energy saving are also found on this TV.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other large TVs that have been on the market for more than two years, the LG 55EA9809 does not feature OLED technology.

We compared all the other TVs which also feature OLED technology to this television and we think the Samsung KE55S9, or the LG 55EC930 (£1,299.00) is also worth considering.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

With an RMS rated power of only 10 Watts, the LG 55EA9809 has one of the lower RMS rated powers amongst televisions of this age. Across all the televisions of this age and spec the RMS rated powers range from 7.5W to 100W.

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Fairly High Annual Energy Consumption

The LG 55EA9809 has a fairly high annual energy consumption (146 kilowatt hours) compared to most of the other TVs of a similar age and spec to the 55EA9809. The lowest annual energy consumption of large TVs that came out around the same time as the 55EA9809 is 60kWh and the highest is 320kWh.

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3 Other reasons to consider the LG 55EA9809

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on large TVs that were launched more than two years ago. 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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Released Over Three Years Ago

LG released the 55EA9809 over three years ago.

Average Running Costs

This TV is rated A for energy efficiency, and the 55EA9809 has an average running cost of £163 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 321 TVs of a comparable age and spec.

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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
3D
3D Type
Screen Shape
Display Resolution
Supported Video Modes
Aspect Ratio
2D-3D Converter
Display Technology
Screen Format Adjustments
Display Diagonal (metric)
Supported Graphics Resolutions
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner Type
Smart TV
Smart TV
Internet TV
Timeshift
Lifestyle Apps
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
RF Ports Quantity
SCART Ports Quantity
Digital Audio Optical Out
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Version
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Networking
Wi-Fi
WLAN-Ready
Wi-Fi Standards
Ethernet LAN
Miracast
Wi-Fi Direct
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Browsing
Management Features
Smart Modes
On Screen Display (OSD)
Number of OSD Languages
Performance
Video Formats Supported
Audio Formats Supported
Image Formats Supported
Teletext Function
Voice Control
Teletext
Ergonomics
Smartphone Remote Support
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Certificates
Certification
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Package Weight
Weight With Stand
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Package Height
Package Depth
Package Width
Packaging Content
3D Glasses Included
Batteries Included
Handheld Remote Control
3D Glasses Quantity
Manual

1 Award

hardware.info Gold Award

Expert Reviews

(7)
10 February 2014

LG's 55EA9809 is een prachtige televisie. OLED heeft duidelijk de toekomst, waarbij vooral de perfecte zwartweergave zorgt voor een hoge wow-factor. Qua beeldkwaliteit staan deze televisie en het...

Hardware.info

18 December 2013

LG's curved oled heeft een uniek design. Het scherm is met een dikte van 4,5mm indrukwekkend plat en ook de gebogen vorm maakt het tot een echte eyecatcher. Het gebruik van materialen als met...

30 September 2013

LG maakt met deze gebogen OLED een goede indruk, maar laat ons anderzijds ook met wat vragen achter. Bewegingsscherpte en de kalibratie uit de doos kunnen ongetwijfeld beter, maar vooral de vraag...

18 December 2014

Getestet und geprüft: Mit der großen Kaufberatung von COMPUTER BILD finden Sie garantiert den besten Fernseher für Ihre Bedürfnisse.Weihnachten steht unmittelbar vor der Tür ? was steht bei... Read more…

Ongevenaarde beeldkwaliteit
Hoogwaardige afwerking
Kleurweergave is zonder kalibratie al prima
Contrast kijkhoek, contrast, kleurweergave, zwartdetail
Magic Remote, geluid
LG's curved oled heeft een uniek design
Het scherm is met een dikte van 4 5mm indrukwekkend plat en ook de gebogen vorm maakt het tot een echte eyecatcher
Het gebruik van materialen als met koolstofvezel versterkt kunststof draagt bij aan de luxe uitstr
Prijs, bewegingsscherpte, kleur kijkhoek, burnin
Keine "echte" Fernbedienung
21 October 2014

Der OLED-TV LG55EA9808 mit Curved-Display ist zwar schon rund ein Jahr auf dem Markt, lässt die aktuelle Full-HD-Konkurrenz im Test aber ganz schön alt aussehen. Das Bild ist besonders...

5 July 2014

Wer bislang Zweifel hatte, ob OLED als nächste Bildtechnik das Rennen machen wird, darf nun sicher sein. Die Leistung der selbstleuchtenden, organischen Bildpunkte ist in jeder Hinsicht grandios....

26 February 2014

HD-TV-Bilder gehen beim 55EA9809 von LG sozusagen mit Vollgas in die Steilkurve. Der erste ?Curved OLED-TV? setzt neue Maßstäbe mit supertiefem Schwarz, brillanten Farben und gigantisch breitem...

Running Cost

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Show running costs over: years
Electricity cost when switched on £160.24
Electricity cost when on standby £2.44
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Total running cost over 5 years £162.68
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Energy Rating
0.81T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.81 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
21
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 21 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 55ea9809, lg electronics 55ea9809
Barcodes 08806084279934

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