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LG 55UB820

55" 4K Ultra HD Flat Aug 2014
A
Display Diagonal HD Type Screen Shape Wi-Fi Release Date £174.89 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are excellent
Supports Wi-Fi
Not 3D

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Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Excellent

Expert review site tweakers.net scored this TV 100%. This means that experts think this television is one of the very best TVs of a comparable type and age.

Good Brand

Based on 9,080 user and expert reviews (including 1,947 verified purchases), LG has good ratings for its TVs. LG also has good ratings specifically within its 4K and 8K TVs range compared to other brands. 92% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

Running Costs Are OK

This LG TV has an energy efficiency rating of A, and the average 5 year running cost of the 55UB820 is £175 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 314 televisions of this type and age.


Display

4K Ultra HD

4K Ultra HD

The display resolution of this television is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many televisions of a comparable age and spec to it. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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Not 3D

The 55UB820 is not 3D, unlike most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released more than two years ago.

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55 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 55 inch TV.

Other 55" TVs currently available which you might want to consider include the UE55F9000, the UE55HU8500 (£649.99), or the UE55HU7500 (£529.99) all from Samsung which all of have better reviews.

TVs with a larger display diagonal that might be worth considering include the Samsung UN65JS8500 (64.5" and higher rated), the Sony KD-65S9005 (65" and higher rated), or the LG 65EC970 (£3,299) (65" and higher rated).

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This TV was released in August 2014.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The 55UB820 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to this TV.

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Supports Miracast

The 55UB820 supports Miracast. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV also support Miracast.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The 55UB820 supports Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to this TV also support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The 55UB820 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this television.

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Performance

Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

The 55UB820 supports Digital Video Recording (DVR), as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for more than two years.

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Supports 24p

The 55UB820 supports 24p. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV also support 24p.

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Features Local Dimming

The LG 55UB820 features local dimming, as do most of the other televisions that have been around for a similar time to this TV.

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Ergonomics

Supports Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

The 55UB820 supports smartphones being used as a remote, as do most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to this television.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)

The 55UB820 supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi). Most of the other televisions of this age and type also support Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi).

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Smart TV

Supports Timeshift

The LG 55UB820 supports timeshift, as do most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this TV.

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Supports Internet TV

The 55UB820 supports internet TV, 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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Supports Smart TV

The 55UB820 supports Smart TV. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to this TV also support Smart TV.

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The LG 55UB820 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, as do most of the other TVs that came out more than two years ago.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The LG 55UB820 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other TVs that have been available for more than two years.

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Weight & Dimensions

Quite Thin

The thinnest depth of televisions that have been on the market for more than two years is 10mm, the thickest is 100mm, and the average depth is 58mm. With a depth of only 37.8 millimeters, the 55UB820 has one of the thinner depths amongst 4K and 8K TVs of this age.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers certified 55ub820v
Barcodes 08806084894120, 08806084894151, 08806084894168, 08806084894175, 08806084894182

LG 55UB820 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 55UB820 review we compared this TV to 4,701 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 1,018,001 product attributes, 85,134 TV reviews and 3,292,400 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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