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LG 55UB950

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LG 55UB950

LG 55UB950
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Techradar Great Value 01net.com 4 Star
An award winning and fully featured 55" 4K TV, with OK running costs
55" 4K Yes Flat Feb 2014 A
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D Screen Shape Release Date Energy Efficiency
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LG 55UB950 Review

With excellent features and very good reviews, we have scored the LG 55UB950 as follows:
79
Reviews
18 Reviews + 2 Awards
82
Features
Fully-Featured
68
Age
4 Years Old
68
Running Costs
£140 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has good expert reviews but below average user reviews with an average overall rating of 56%, based on 18 reviews. This TV has received two awards including a "Value for Money" award from Techradar and an industry award from 01net.com. Hisense TVs also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better televisions are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
This LG TV has an energy efficiency classification of A, and its running costs of £140 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,306 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
The 55UB950 has some great features:
Larger than average display diagonal
4K
3D
Supports Wi-Fi

LG 55UB950 Video Reviews

LG 55UB950 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Two Industry Awards

One expert review site decided that this TV was great for its price. This was from Techradar who gave it an "Great Value".

One more expert review site decided that this television was very good. This was from 01net.com who gave it an "4 Star".

Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on 17 expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Techradar, Pocket Lint and Digital Versus the average expert rating of this TV is 73 out of 100.

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LG Has Very Good TV Reviews

We checked 29,044 expert and user reviews (including 12,245 verified purchases) for LG TVs and found that on average LG has very good ratings compared to other brands. 94% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The energy efficiency classification of this television is A, and the 55UB950 is typical compared to the other 4,306 TVs that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 55UB950 is £140.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This television was released in February 2014.

Features

Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The 55UB950's display diagonal of 55" is larger than 73% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. Across all the TVs the display diagonals range from 13" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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4K

4K

The highest resolution of the LG 55UB950 is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD TV, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all TVs the worst resolution is HD Ready and the best is 8K. 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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3D

The 55UB950 is 3D, unlike 75% of TVs which are not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The 55UB950 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

The 55UB950 supports Digital Video Recording (DVR). 94% of TVs do not support Digital Video Recording (DVR).

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the 55UB950 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels. In addition, this LG television supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. Across all TVs the worst resolution is 366 x 768 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2160 pixels.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The 55UB950 has a pair of 3D glasses included. 86% of TVs do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg ultra 55ub950v55hdtv3dhomecinema, certified 55ub950v, lg 55ub950v

Barcodes:

05054063358924, 08806084753984, 08806084754011, 08806084754042, 08806084754066, 08806084754097

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