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LG 55EC940

55" Full HD Sep 2015
A
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date £171.68 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good brand
Good picture quality
Good product quality

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Reviews

Good Brand

We checked 9,694 expert and owner reviews (including 708 verified purchases) for LG TVs and found that on average LG has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that LG has good reviews specifically within its large display diagonal TVs range. 94% of those that bought a LG television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Design

Good Product Quality

One LG 55EC940 owner who reviewed it concluded that it was good quality. Simon Amies rated it 8 stars and he mentioned in his review of the LG 55EC940 on Amazon “Excellent picture quality and outstanding 3D effect”.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

LG released the 55EC940 in September 2015.


Display

Good Picture Quality

One person who purchased it considered that it had good picture quality.

Good 3D Picture Quality

One LG 55EC940 reviewer thought it had a good 3D picture quality.

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs of a comparable type and age to it. 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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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The 55EC940 has a 2D-3D converter. Most of the other televisions of this age and spec also have a 2D-3D converter.

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Features OLED Technology

The LG 55EC940 features OLED technology, which is unusual. Most of the other TVs of this age and type do not feature OLED technology.

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55 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 55 inch TV.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 55" televisions currently available including the Samsung UE55H6400 (£599.99) which has better reviews.

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Energy

Very High Running Costs

Whilst this large display diagonal TV is rated A for energy efficiency, the 55EC940 has an average running cost of £172 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the most expensive to run televisions of a similar age and type.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The 55EC940 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other large display diagonal TVs that have been around for more than a year.

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Supports Miracast

The 55EC940 supports Miracast, as do most of the other televisions of a comparable age and spec to this television.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The LG 55EC940 supports Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other TVs of this age and spec also support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The LG 55EC940 has an ethernet port. Most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to this TV also have an ethernet port.

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The 55EC940 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, as do most of the other large display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)

The 55EC940 supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi). Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to this TV also support Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi).

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Packaging Content

Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The LG 55EC940 has a pair of 3D glasses included. Most of the other TVs of this age and type also have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Smart TV

Supports Internet TV

The LG 55EC940 supports internet TV. Most of the other TVs that were launched around the same time as this television also support internet TV.

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Supports Timeshift

The LG 55EC940 supports timeshift, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that were launched more than a year ago.

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Supports Smart TV

The 55EC940 supports Smart TV. Most of the other large display diagonal TVs that were released around the same time as this television also support Smart TV.

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Audio

Quite High RMS Rated Power

The lowest RMS rated power of large display diagonal TVs that were released around the same time as this TV is 6W, the highest is 60W, and the average RMS rated power is 20W. When compared to other similar spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as this television that we have checked the RMS rated power of, the 55EC940's RMS rated power of 40 Watts is one of the highest.

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Weight & Dimensions

Very Thin

The average depth of similar spec TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to this television is 67mm, and the depths range from 34mm to 98mm. The 55EC940 has one of the thinner depths (only 49.9 millimeters) amongst large display diagonal TVs of this age.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg electronics 55ec940v
Barcodes 08806087447750

LG 55EC940 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 55EC940 review we compared this TV to 4,717 other models. For each TV that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 1,041,547 product attributes, 85,382 TV reviews and 3,802,500 historical TV prices from 204 TV retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this TV compared to the other models as well as any areas where this TV is lacking.

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