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LG 55UH661V

£656.39
£525.00 £131.39 cheaper than 71 days ago
55" 4K 50Hz Flat Mar 2016
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type High Frequency Rate Screen Shape Release Date £123.61 Electricity cost over 5 years
User reviews are good
Good product quality
Popular choice
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Reviews

User Reviews Are Good

On average, based on 44 user reviews this 4K and 8K TV has an overall user rating of 86%. 30 reviewers (81% of all reviewers) gave this television either 4 or 5 stars.

LG Has Good Reviews for Its TVs

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


Price

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Price Has Gone Down by £131.39 (20%)

The price has dropped from £656.39 to £525 in the last 71 days. Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 90% chance that the price will go down further. However the future is never certain and there remains a 10% chance that the price will actually go back up.

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Reasonably Priced

Two customers who reviewed it thought it was good value for money. A. Waterson mentioned in their review of this TV “Amazing for the price” . Amazon Customer wrote “Great picture, great sound and great features and reasonable price!” in their review of this TV.


Audio

Good Sound Quality

Nine owners who reviewed the product concluded that it had good sound quality. Yfree0204 mentioned “The picture & sound quality are good”. Elanor scored it a maximum of 5 stars and she wrote “The sound is fantastic”. J. Cramp said on expert review site Amazon “The sound quality from the inbuilt speakers is also really good in my opinion”.


Design

Good Product Quality

Eleven owners who purchased it concluded that it was good quality. Sheila M Fisher wrote in her review of this TV “Good picture quality”. Andyc69 mentioned on expert website Johnlewis.com “The picture quality is great”. Brenlu wrote “Love this to, picture quality excellent” in their LG 55UH661 review.

Easy to Use

Five people said in their reviews that the LG 55UH661 was easy to setup. Sheila M Fisher said “Easy to set up” and gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5. George Hatton wrote in his review of this TV “Arrived on time, simple to set up (even for me), picture”. Bob Rylands scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and he mentioned “Great piece of kit amazing picture and simple to set up” in his review of this TV.

Nice Design

Two people who bought the product thought it was good looking. Recycled Rabbit mentioned on expert review site Amazon “It's pretty good.” in their review of this TV and rated the product 80 out of 100. In April last year Mr. John I. Chaplin wrote “A beautiful piece of equipment which is lightening fast to respond”.


Energy

Running Costs Are Average

This TV is rated A+ for energy efficiency. The 55UH661 has an average 5 year running cost of £124 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 473 televisions of this type and age.


Other

Popular Choice

The 55UH661 is one the fastest selling TV currently on sale according to sales data from Amazon.

Released Over a Year Ago

This TV has been on the market since March 2016.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Two people who bought it considered that it was thin. Mr Kitler wrote “The build quality is excellent, specially the thin metallic bezel” in his review of this TV. Last year Amazon Customer mentioned “At the front it is extremely slim” in their review of this TV.

Average Depth

At 60.9 millimeters, the 55UH661 has a relatively typical depth compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched more than a year ago.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative 60.9mm thick TVs currently available including the LG 55UH668 (£489.99) which is cheaper.

TVs with a thicker depth that might be worth considering include the Sony KD-43X8307 (£545) (60mm), or the LG 55UH650 (£579) (60.9mm).

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Management Features

Has an ECO Mode

The LG 55UH661 has an ECO mode, as do most of the other TVs of this age and type.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The LG 55UH661 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other televisions that have been on the market for a comparable time to this television also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Performance

Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

The 55UH661 features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI). Most of the other comparable spec TVs that came out more than a year ago also feature High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).

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Has a Child Lock

The 55UH661 has a child lock, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV.

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Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

The LG 55UH661 supports Digital Video Recording (DVR), as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out around the same time as this TV.

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Features Local Dimming

The 55UH661 features local dimming, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV.

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Display

Good Picture Quality

Seven owners who bought the product considered that it had good picture quality. Des02 wrote on expert website Johnlewis.com “Excellent picture quality, good sound” in their LG 55UH661 review. Mr Kitler gave the product a rating of 5 stars out of 5 and he said in his review of this TV on expert website Amazon “It produces great picture quality which is bright”.

Not 3D

The 55UH661 is not 3D, although keep in mind that most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for more than a year are also not 3D.

If you want a TV that is 3D then you might want to look at the Samsung UE48JU7000 (£429.99); or the 55W809CBU (£449), or the KD-55X8509 (£429.99) both from Sony.

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Quite Slow High Frequency Rate

The slowest high frequency rate of TVs that were released around the same time as this TV is 50Hz, the fastest is 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 520Hz. With a high frequency rate of only 50 hertz, the 55UH661 has a very slow high frequency rate compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV.

If you would prefer a TV with a faster high frequency rate then you might want to consider the Sony 55W809CBU (£449) (1,000Hz and cheaper).

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55 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 55 inches television.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 55" televisions currently available including the Sony KD-55X8509 (£429.99), the Samsung UE55JU6800 (£479.99), or the LG 55UH668 (£489.99) all of which are cheaper.

If this television display diagonal is too small for you then you might want to look at the LG 58UH635 (£580) (58" and higher rated).

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The 55UH661 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other televisions of a similar spec and age to this TV.

We compared this TV to all the other TVs which support Wi-Fi and we think cheaper televisions such as the Panasonic TX-50DX700 (£520) is also worth considering.

It is worth considering alternative TVs which also support Wi-Fi including the JVC LT-55C860 (£529), or the Philips 55PUT6400 (£529).

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Supports Bluetooth

The 55UH661 supports Bluetooth, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for more than a year.

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Supports Miracast

The 55UH661 supports Miracast, as do most of the other televisions of a comparable spec and age to this TV.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The 55UH661 has an ethernet port. Most of the other televisions that have been available for around the same time as this TV also have an ethernet port.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)

The LG 55UH661 supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi). Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to this television also support Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi).

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The LG 55UH661 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other televisions that were released around the same time as this TV also have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Smart TV

Supports Timeshift

The LG 55UH661 supports timeshift. Most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to this TV also support timeshift.

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Supports Smart TV

The 55UH661 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other TVs of this age and type.

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Product Identifiers

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LG 55UH661 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 55UH661 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 1,041,409 product attributes, 85,840 TV reviews and 3,937,500 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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