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LG 55UF8507

A 2 year old 55" 4K TV with good features
55" 4K Yes No Apr 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

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LG 55UF8507 Review

With very good features but at over 2 years old,
73
Good Features
63
2 Years Old
51
£131 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
55
Average

Why Has it Scored 56?

Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
This TV has an efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £131 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Quite large display diagonal
4K
Does not feature OLED technology

LG 55UF8507 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Very Good Brand

We checked 16,194 expert and user reviews (including 6,891 verified purchases) for LG televisions and found that on average LG has very good reviews compared to other brands. 93% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Quite Large Display Diagonal

The 55UF8507's display diagonal of 55" is fairly large compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 18% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The average display diagonal of all TVs is 46", with the smallest being 2" and the largest being 110".

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4K

4K

The 55UF8507 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD TV, which is the most common resolution. Across all TVs the best resolution is 8K and the worst is HD Ready. 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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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most other TVs, the 55UF8507 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.

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3D

The 55UF8507 is 3D, which is unusual. 74% of TVs are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The 55UF8507's thickness of 50.8mm is fairly average compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 32% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The LG 55UF8507 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of TVs.

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Supports Timeshift

The LG 55UF8507 supports timeshift, unlike 82% of televisions which do not support timeshift.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The LG 55UF8507 supports a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. TVs resolutions range from 1024 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)

The 55UF8507 supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi), which is unusual. 92% of TVs do not support Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi).

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Fairly High RMS Rated Power

The average RMS rated power of all TVs is 21W, with the lowest being 2W and the highest being 120W. The RMS rated power of the 55UF8507 of 20W is in the highest 22% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Miracast

The 55UF8507 supports Miracast. 87% of televisions do not support Miracast.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The 55UF8507 has a 2D-3D converter. 86% of TVs do not have a 2D-3D converter.

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Supports Interactive TV

The LG 55UF8507 supports interactive TV, unlike 93% of TVs which do not support interactive TV.

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Supports Video On Demand (VOD)

The LG 55UF8507 supports video on demand (VOD). 97% of TVs do not support video on demand (VOD).

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Quite Fast High Frequency Rate

The 55UF8507's high frequency rate of 1,500Hz is in the fastest 3% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. Across all the TVs the high frequency rates range from 20Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 260Hz.

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Features Extended PVR

The LG 55UF8507 features extended PVR. 87% of televisions do not feature extended PVR.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The 55UF8507 has a pair of 3D glasses included, which is unusual. 85% of televisions do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Supports Bluetooth

The 55UF8507 supports Bluetooth, which is unusual. 81% of televisions do not support Bluetooth.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The LG 55UF8507 supports Wi-Fi Direct, which is unusual. 72% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Features Local Dimming

The 55UF8507 features local dimming, which is unusual. 76% of televisions do not feature local dimming.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This TV has been on the market since April 2015.


Running Costs

OK Running Costs

This TV is rated A+ for energy efficiency, and the 55UF8507 has an average running cost of £131 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 55uf8507
Barcodes 08806087401202, 08806087401240, 08806087401288, 08806087401332

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Frequently Asked Questions About the LG 55UF8507

50% higher RMS rated power
Thinner
£51.28 more expensive to run over five years
£71.05 cheaper to run
31" smaller display diagonal

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