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LG 55UH5B

54.6" 4K 1000:1 Direct-Lit LED Aug 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type Contrast Ratio (typical) LED Backlighting Type Release Date £188.92 Electricity cost over 5 years
LG TVs have good reviews
Supports Wi-Fi
Not 3D
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Reviews

LG TVs Have Good Reviews

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


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Released Over a Year Ago

This LG television was released in August 2015.


Energy

Running Costs Are Average

The average 5 year running cost of the 55UH5B is £189 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 473 TVs of a similar age and spec.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The LG 55UH5B supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other TVs of this type and age.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The LG 55UH5B has an ethernet port, as do most of the other TVs of this spec and age.

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Display

Not 3D

The LG 55UH5B is not 3D. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a similar time to this TV are also not 3D.

TVs which are 3D that might be worth considering include the Samsung UE55JS8502 which also has a higher rating.

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Quite Bright Display Brightness

When compared to other 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to this TV, the display brightness of the LG 55UH5B of 500 candellas per square meter is one of the brightest. Across all the similar spec TVs that were released one year ago the display brightnesses range from 220 cd/m² to 700 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 380 cd/m².

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54.6 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 54.6 inch TV.

Alternative 54.6" televisions currently available that you might want to look at include because of their better review scores, the UN55JU6500, or the UN55JS9000 both from Samsung.

If this TV display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might want to consider the Sony KD-55XD8599 (£479.99) (55" and higher rated).

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Audio

Has an Equalizer

The LG 55UH5B has an equalizer. Most of the other TVs that were launched more than a year ago also have an equalizer.

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Performance

Has a Card Reader Integrated

The LG 55UH5B has a card reader integrated. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for more than a year also have a card reader integrated.

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Supports Parental Controls

The LG 55UH5B supports parental controls, as do most of the other TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this TV.

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Supports 24p

The LG 55UH5B supports 24p, 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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Ports & Interfaces

Has a DVI Port

The LG 55UH5B has a DVI port, which is unusual. Most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to this TV do not have a DVI port.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The LG 55UH5B supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV also support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The LG 55UH5B has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other similar spec televisions that have been around for more than a year also have an Energy Star certified.

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Smart TV

Supports Screen Mirroring

The LG 55UH5B supports screen mirroring, as do most of the other TVs that are a comparable age to this TV.

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Supports Internet TV

The LG 55UH5B supports internet TV. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for a similar time to this TV also support internet TV.

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Weight & Dimensions

Very Thin

The LG 55UH5B has one of the thinner depths (only 38 millimeters) amongst similar spec TVs of this age. Across all the comparable spec TVs that have been around for a similar time to this television the depths range from 17mm to 100mm.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg electronics 55uh5cb, lg electronics 55uh5bb, lg electronics uh5c, lg 55uh5cb, lg 55uh5bb, lg uh5c, lg uh5b
Barcodes 00719192198463, 00719192606418, 00728072191081, 04923123155289, 08806087397888, 08806087397895

LG 55UH5B Review Sources

To prepare this LG 55UH5B 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 1,041,547 product attributes, 85,382 TV reviews and 3,802,500 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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