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LG 55UW761

55" 4K 1100:1 Direct-LED Jul 2016
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type Contrast Ratio (typical) LED Backlighting Type Release Date £130.02 Electricity cost over 5 years
LG has good reviews for its TVs
Supports Wi-Fi
Not 3D

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Reviews

LG Has Good Reviews for Its TVs

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


Energy

Average Running Costs

The energy efficiency classification of this LG TV is A+, and the 55UW761 is typical compared to the other 415 latest TVs that we have looked at for running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 55UW761 will cost £131 over 5 years to run.


Other

Released Ten Months Ago

It was July 2016 when LG released the 55UW761.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The 55UW761 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that are a similar age to this TV also support Wi-Fi.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available including the Samsung UE78HU8500 which has better reviews.

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Supports Bluetooth

The 55UW761 supports Bluetooth, as do most of the other new 4K and 8K TVs.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The LG 55UW761 supports Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched in the last year.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The 55UW761 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for the last year.

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Display

Not 3D

The 55UW761 is not 3D. Most of the other new 4K and 8K TVs are also not 3D.

TVs which are 3D that might be worth looking at include the Samsung UE78HU8500 which also has a higher rating.

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Quite Slow Response Time

With a response time of 10 milliseconds, the LG 55UW761 has a quite slow response time compared to most of the other new televisions. 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to this TV have response times of between 1ms and 16ms.

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55 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 55 inch TV.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other 55" TVs currently available including the Samsung UE55KU6100 (£579) which has better reviews.

If this television display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might want to look at the TX-58DX700 (£899.99) (58"), or the TX-58DX750 (£777) (58") both from Panasonic or the Cello C58ANSMT-4K (£549.97) (58").

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The 55UW761 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, which is unusual. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as this television do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The 55UW761 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for a comparable time to this TV also support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The LG 55UW761 has a common interface (CI) slot. Most of the other TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this TV also have a common interface (CI) slot.

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Certificates

Has a RoHS Compliant

The LG 55UW761 has a RoHS compliant, as do most of the other latest similar spec TVs.

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Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The 55UW761 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched in the last 12 months.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The 55UW761 has a desktop stand included. Most of the other similar spec TVs that were launched in the last 12 months also have a desktop stand included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 55uw761h
Barcodes 08806087756128, 08806087761719

LG 55UW761 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 55UW761 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 1,041,700 product attributes, 88,470 TV reviews and 4,110,900 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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