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LG 55EG920V

£1,499.00
55" 4K 100Hz Jun 2015
A
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D High Frequency Rate Release Date £160.47 Electricity cost over 5 years
Three industry awards
Reasonably priced
Not robust
7 Reviews + 3 Awards
01net.com 5 Star Trusted Reviews Recommended hdtvtest.co.uk Highly Recommended
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Reviews

Three Industry Awards

This LG television has received three awards from experts.

Two expert review sites both endorsed this 4K and 8K TV. This television received a "Recommended" award from website Trusted Reviews, confirming their endorsement and it received an Hdtvtest.co.uk "Highly Recommended" award.

This television received a "5 Star" award from 01net.com.

Expert Reviews Are Excellent

On average, based on four expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Techradar, Cnetfrance.fr and 01net.com this TV has an overall expert rating of 90 out of 100. This means that experts think this LG TV is one of the better 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for more than a year.

LG Has Good Reviews for Its Televisions

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


Design

Not Robust

Two LG 55EG920 reviewers wrote in their reviews that the LG 55EG920 was not reliable. Scott Oldham mentioned in his review of this TV “Shame about reliability issues” . Scott Oldham also mentioned “Great TV/Poor reliability” in his review.

Nice Design

Three LG 55EG920 reviewers who purchased the LG 55EG920 agreed that it was good looking. Techradar.com rated it 6 stars and wrote on Techradar “That curvy screen may not be to everyone's” in their review of the LG 55EG920. Reg scored it 8 stars and mentioned on Amazon “Picture is stunning and it looks beautiful” in their review of this TV.

Good Product Quality

Two customers who reviewed it concluded that it was good quality. Hdtvtest.co.uk mentioned “Otherwise picture quality is outstanding, helped largely by unrivalled black-level rendition” . Last year Scott Oldham gave it a score of 5 stars and he said on Amazon “Great looking TV and beautiful picture and sound quality (when it works”.


Price

Price Has Gone Up by 36% (36%)

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Reasonably Priced

One LG 55EG920 owner who purchased it considered that it was good value for money. Two years ago Techradar.com said on Techradar “One of the most affordable big-screen OLED TVs around, with all the deep blacks, vibrant colours” in their review of the LG 55EG920.

Not Cheap

We think this LG TV looks expensive compared to other televisions that have been on the market for more than a year. The cheapeast television of a comparable age and spec that we found costs £229 and the most expensive costs £14,899.


Energy

OK Running Costs

This 4K and 8K TV has an efficiency rating of A, and the average running cost of the 55EG920 is £161 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 473 TVs of a comparable type and age.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

It was June 2015 when this 4K and 8K TV was released.


Audio

Good Sound Quality

One LG 55EG920 owner who reviewed it concluded that it had good sound quality.

Supports AptX Audio Decoding

The LG 55EG920 supports aptX audio decoding. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched more than a year ago also support aptX audio decoding.

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Management Features

Has an ECO Mode

The 55EG920 has an ECO mode. Most of the other televisions that have been available for a comparable time to this TV also have an ECO mode.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The 55EG920 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to this television also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Smart TV

Good Smart TV Features

One LG 55EG920 owner who reviewed it wrote that it was good for watching on demand TV. Expert website Hdtvtest.co.uk mentioned “We kick off the first of three successive OLED TV reviews with LG's 55EG920V which was first outed in a free Netflix promotion earlier this year” and gave it a score of 4 stars.

Supports Internet TV

The 55EG920 supports internet TV, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV.

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Supports Smart TV

The LG 55EG920 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other comparable spec televisions that were launched more than a year ago.

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Performance

Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

The LG 55EG920 features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI). Most of the other similar spec TVs that were launched more than a year ago also feature High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).

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Supports 24p

The LG 55EG920 supports 24p. Most of the other televisions that were released more than a year ago also support 24p.

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Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

The 55EG920 supports Digital Video Recording (DVR), as do most of the other similar spec televisions that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Features Local Dimming

The LG 55EG920 features local dimming, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this television.

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Display

Good Picture Quality

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the LG 55EG920 had good picture quality.

Average High Frequency Rate

The LG 55EG920 has a relatively average high frequency rate (100 hertz) compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for a similar time to this television.

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Features OLED Technology

The 55EG920 features OLED technology, unlike most of the other TVs of this spec and age which do not feature OLED technology.

We compared all the other TVs which feature OLED technology to this television and we think the 55EF950 (£1,399), and the 65EG960V (£1,199.99) both from LG which and both of have better reviews are also worth considering.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The 55EG920 has a 2D-3D converter. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out around the same time as this TV also have a 2D-3D converter.

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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 alternative 55" TVs currently available including because of its better review score, the LG 55EF950 (£1,399).

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The LG 55EG920 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also support Wi-Fi.

We compared this TV to all the other TVs which support Wi-Fi and we think the 55EF950 (£1,399), and the 65EG960V (£1,199.99) both from LG which and both of have better reviews are also worth considering.

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Supports Miracast

The 55EG920 supports Miracast, as do most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to this TV.

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Supports Bluetooth

The LG 55EG920 supports Bluetooth. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also support Bluetooth.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The 55EG920 supports Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other TVs of a similar age and spec to this TV also support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The 55EG920 has an ethernet port. Most of the other televisions of this age and spec also have an ethernet port.

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Packaging Content

Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The 55EG920 has a pair of 3D glasses included, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)

The LG 55EG920 supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi). Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this television also support Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi).

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Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The LG 55EG920 has a common interface (CI) slot. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also have a common interface (CI) slot.

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The 55EG920 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to this TV also have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Weight & Dimensions

Quite Thin

At only 48.9 millimeters, the LG 55EG920 has a quite thin depth compared to most of the other TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV. The thinnest depth of comparable spec televisions that were released around the same time as this television is 17mm and the thickest is 100mm.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lgmodel 55eg920vled, condition 55eg920v, product 55eg920veu, cello 55eg920vtv, lgmodel las550h, summer 55eg920v, lg 55eg920veu
Barcodes 08806087144789, 08806087144802, 08806087144857, 08806087144871, 08806087144949, 08806087144963

LG 55EG920 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 55EG920 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 1,041,700 product attributes, 88,470 TV reviews and 4,110,900 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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