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LG 55LY761

LG 55LY761

55" Direct-LED 1200:1 Jan 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type LED Backlighting Type Contrast Ratio (typical) Release Date
A+
£130.02 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
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3 Reasons For

LG Has Good TV Reviews

On average LG large TVs have good reviews as do all TVs produced by LG.

Has a Wi-Fi

has a wi-Fi

Like most of the other large TVs that have been available for more than two years, the 55LY761 has a wi-Fi.

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1080p Supported Video Modes

This television supports a 1080p supported video modes, which is typical of many large TVs that were released around the same time as it.

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9 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Smart TV

The LG 55LY761 does not support smart TV, unlike most of the other TVs of this age and spec.

We compared all the other televisions which also support smart TV to this TV and we think the Samsung UE55D7000, or the LG 55LB700 which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Not 3D

Most of the other large TVs that are a similar age to the 55LY761 are 3D, however the 55LY761 is not 3D.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most large TVs that were released around the same time as the 55LY761 do not have a built-in camera. The 55LY761 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

It is worth considering alternative TVs which also have a built-in camera including the UN55ES8000, or the UE55F8000 both from Samsung which also has a higher rating.

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Only Supports Two Analog Signal Format Systems

The number of analog signal format systems supported by the LG 55LY761 is more than most large TVs that have been around for more than two years. The most commonly supported analog signal format system is NTSC, but this analog signal format system is not supported by this television. The analog signal format systems PAL and SECAM are also supported by this TV.

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Only Supports One Image Formats Supported

The LG 55LY761 has a greater number of image formats than most similar spec televisions that have been around for a comparable time to it. This TV supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most commonly supported image formats supported supported by TVs of this type and age.

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Only Has One Smart Modes

The number of smart modes found on the LG 55LY761 is more than most large TVs that have been on the market for more than two years. The most commonly found smart modes is Game, but this smart modes is not found on this TV. The smart modess Energy saving are also found on this LG TV.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The LG 55LY761 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to the 55LY761 also do not feature OLED technology.

It is worth also looking at alternative TVs which also feature OLED technology including the Samsung KE55S9, or the LG 55EC930 (£1,199.00) which is also higher rated.

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Only Supports One Video Formats Supported

The number of video formats supported by the LG 55LY761 is more than most large TVs that have been available for around the same time as it. The most commonly supported video formats supported is AVI, but this video formats supported is not supported by this LG TV. The video formats supporteds DIVX HD are also supported by this television.

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Only Two HDMI Ports Quantitys

Most televisions of this age and spec have between one and four HDMI ports quantitys, including the LG 55LY761 which has two HDMI ports quantitys.

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4 Other reasons to consider the LG 55LY761

Average Running Costs

The energy efficiency classification of this large TV is A+. Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the 55LY761 is £131, which is typical compared to the other 321 TVs of a similar spec and age.

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this large TV was released.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on televisions of this spec and age. 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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Average Depth

At 56.8 millimeters, the 55LY761 has a relatively average depth compared to most of the other comparable spec TVs that were released more than two years ago.

If you are not bothered about having a thicker depth then you might want to look at the LG 55LY750 (£866.40) (56.8mm).

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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
LED Backlighting Type
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Screen Shape
OLED Technology
Response Time
Display Brightness
Display Resolution
Supported Video Modes
Aspect Ratio
Screen Format Adjustments
Display Diagonal (metric)
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Viewing Angle, Vertical
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner Type
Analog Signal Format System
Audio
Audio System
Built-In Subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Common Interface (CI)
RF Ports Quantity
SCART Ports Quantity
RS-232 Ports
Digital Audio Optical Out
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
DVI Port
HDCP
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
Remote (IR) Output
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Direct
Management Features
Smart Modes
Hotel Mode
Performance
Video Formats Supported
Image Formats Supported
Design
Built-In Camera
Colour of Product
Built-In Microphone
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interfaces
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
Energy Efficiency Class
Input Frequency
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Input Voltage
Certificates
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
RoHS Compliance
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight With Stand
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Content
Batteries Included
Handheld Remote Control
Manual

Running Cost

Hours of Use Per Day: hours
Show running costs over: years
Electricity cost when switched on £128.19
Electricity cost when on standby £1.83
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kwh per hour left on standby
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Annual electricity price inflation %
Water cost when switched on
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litres per hour
Water price £per litre
Annual water price inflation %
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Total running cost over 5 years £130.02
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the LG 55LY761uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Energy Rating
0.65T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.65 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 17 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 55ly761, lg 55ly761h, lg electronics ly761, lg electronics ly761h, lg electronics 55ly761, lg electronics 55ly761h
Barcodes 08806087108361

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