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LG 55EF9509

55" 4K Dec 2015
A
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date £155.66 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good expert reviews
3D
Supports Wi-Fi

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Reviews

Good Expert Reviews

This 4K and 8K TV received a score of 80% from expert review website hifitest.de.

LG Has Good Reviews for Its Televisions

Based on 9,694 owner and expert reviews (including 2,455 verified purchases), LG has good ratings for its TVs. LG also has good ratings specifically within its 4K and 8K TVs range. 92% of those that bought a LG television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

Running Costs Are OK

The energy efficiency classification of this LG TV is A. The 55EF9509 has an average running cost of £156 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 473 TVs of this type and age.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

It was December 2015 when LG released the 55EF9509.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The 55EF9509 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other televisions of this spec and age.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available including the Philips 65PUS8901 which has better reviews.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The 55EF9509 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other TVs that are a similar age to this TV.

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Supports Miracast

The LG 55EF9509 supports Miracast, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that came out more than a year ago.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The 55EF9509 supports Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to this TV also support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The LG 55EF9509 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other comparable spec televisions that are a similar age to this TV.

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Audio

Supports AptX Audio Decoding

The LG 55EF9509 supports aptX audio decoding. Most of the other TVs that have been around for a similar time to this TV also support aptX audio decoding.

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Ergonomics

Supports Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

The 55EF9509 supports smartphones being used as a remote, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to this television.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)

The 55EF9509 supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi). Most of the other televisions of this spec and age also support Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi).

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Certificates

Has a RoHS Compliant

The 55EF9509 has a RoHS compliant. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also have a RoHS compliant.

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Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The LG 55EF9509 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to this TV.

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Display

Features OLED Technology

The LG 55EF9509 features OLED technology, which is unusual. Most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this television do not feature OLED technology.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative televisions which feature OLED technology currently available including because of its better review score, the LG 55EG960 (£849.50).

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The LG 55EF9509 has a 2D-3D converter, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out around the same time as this TV.

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55 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 55 inches television.

TVs with a larger display diagonal that might be worth looking at include the LG 58UH635 (£580) (58") which also has a higher rating.

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Smart TV

Supports Smart TV

The LG 55EF9509 supports Smart TV. Most of the other TVs that are a similar age to this TV also support Smart TV.

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Supports Two Video Apps

The number of video apps supported by the LG 55EF9509 is more than most TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. The most frequently supported video apps is Vimeo, but this video apps is not supported by this LG television. The video apps HD+ RePlay and Sky Online are also supported by this TV.

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Weight & Dimensions

Quite Thin

The LG 55EF9509 has a quite thin depth (only 49.9 millimeters) compared to most of the other televisions that have been on the market for a comparable time to this television. The average depth of TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV is 61mm.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 49.9mm thick TVs currently available including because of their better review scores, the 55EG960 (£849.50), or the 65EG960V (£1,199.99) both from LG.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg electronics 55ef9509
Barcodes 08806087281057

LG 55EF9509 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 55EF9509 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 1,043,377 product attributes, 88,300 TV reviews and 3,666,500 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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