LG 55UH5B Review
|2 Years Old|
|£189 Over 5 Years|
Why Has it Scored 52?
Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this television is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
It has running costs of £189 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 18% of all 4,025 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
This TV has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Does not feature OLED technology
Should You Buy it Now?
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LG 55UH5B In-Depth Analysis
LG Has Very Good Reviews for Its TVs
Based on 16,194 owner and expert reviews (including 6,891 verified purchases), LG has very good reviews for its televisions. 93% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Average Display Diagonal
The display diagonal of the LG 55UH5B of 54.6" is pretty average compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 68% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.
The highest resolution of the LG 55UH5B is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found HD type of Full HD. Across all TVs the resolution ranges from HD Ready (worst) to 8K (best). 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The LG 55UH5B does not feature OLED technology, although this is within the context that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED technology.
The LG 55UH5B is not 3D. 74% of televisions are also not 3D.
The thickness of the LG 55UH5B of only 38mm is quite thin compared to most other TVs. It is in the thinnest 15% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The thicknesses of TVs range from 1.7mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm.
The LG 55UH5B supports Wi-Fi. 59% of televisions also support Wi-Fi.
Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
The LG 55UH5B supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), unlike 81% of TVs which do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).
Energy Star Certified
The LG 55UH5B is Energy Star certified, which is unusual. 84% of televisions are not Energy Star certified.
3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution
The LG 55UH5B 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. The resolution of all TVs ranges from 1024 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).
Supports Screen Mirroring
The LG 55UH5B supports screen mirroring. 87% of TVs do not support screen mirroring.
Has a Card Reader Integrated
The LG 55UH5B has a card reader integrated, which is unusual. 96% of TVs do not have a card reader integrated.
Has an Equalizer
The LG 55UH5B has an equalizer, which is unusual. 94% of TVs do not have an equalizer.
Has a DVI Port
The LG 55UH5B has a DVI port, unlike 97% of TVs which do not have a DVI port.
Fairly Bright Display Brightness
The LG 55UH5B's display brightness of 500 cd/m² is in the brightest 4% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. Across all the TVs the display brightnesses range from 50 cd/m² to 4,000 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 340 cd/m².
The LG 55UH5B supports 24p. 84% of televisions do not support 24p.
Supports Parental Controls
The LG 55UH5B supports parental controls. 88% of TVs do not support parental controls.
Released Over Two Years Ago
This TV was released in August 2015.
Very High Running Costs
The 55UH5B is in the most expensive 18% of all 4,025 TVs that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on passable usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 55UH5B is £189.
Value for Money
Price Has Gone Down by £182 (10%)
The price has dropped from £1,824.78 to £1,642.53 in the last 6 days.to be notified when the price changes.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||lg 3840x2160, lg 55uh5bb, lg uh5b|
|Barcodes||00719192198463, 04923123155289, 08806087397888, 08806087397895|