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Thomson 55UA9806

55" 4K Active Jul 2015
A
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date £181.24 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are good
3D
Supports Wi-Fi

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Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Good

This 4K and 8K TV received a score of 80 out of 100 from television expert review site fwdmagazine.be.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

This television has been on the market since July 2015.


Energy

OK Running Costs

This 4K and 8K TV has an efficiency rating of A, and based on average energy prices we estimate that the 55UA9806 will cost £182 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 473 TVs of this type and age.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The Thomson 55UA9806 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to this TV also support Wi-Fi.

We compared this TV to all the other TVs which support Wi-Fi and we think the Philips 65PUS8901 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Supports Miracast

The 55UA9806 supports Miracast. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to this television also support Miracast.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The 55UA9806 has an ethernet port. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for a similar time to this TV also have an ethernet port.

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Audio

Has an Equalizer

The Thomson 55UA9806 has an equalizer. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to this television also have an equalizer.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The Thomson 55UA9806 has a common interface (CI) slot, as do most of the other TVs that were released around the same time as this television.

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The Thomson 55UA9806 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other TVs of this age and type also have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Smart TV

Supports Internet TV

The Thomson 55UA9806 supports internet TV, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Supports Smart TV

The 55UA9806 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for a similar time to this television.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The 55UA9806 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other televisions of a similar type and age to this television also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Display

Has a 2D-3D Converter

The 55UA9806 has a 2D-3D converter. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for more than a year also have a 2D-3D converter.

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Quite Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

With a motion interpolation frequency of 1,000 hertz, the 55UA9806 has a quite fast motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other TVs of a similar age and spec to this television. The slowest motion interpolation frequency of comparable spec TVs that came out around the same time as this television is 50Hz, the fastest is 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 760Hz.

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Quite Bright Display Brightness

At 400 candellas per square meter, the Thomson 55UA9806 has a quite bright display brightness compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for more than a year. Similar spec televisions that have been around for around the same time as this TV have display brightnesses of between 220 cd/m² and 700 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 380 cd/m².

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Only Mega Contrast Dynamic Contrast Ratio

This TV has a Mega Contrast contrast ratio (dynamic), which is typical of many televisions that have been available for around the same time as it.

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55 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 55 inch TV.

If you would prefer a larger display diagonal then you might want to consider the TX-58DX700 (£739.99) (58" and higher rated), or the TX-58DX800 (£1,780.10) (58" and higher rated) both from Panasonic.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

At 60 millimeters, the 55UA9806 has a fairly average depth compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this television.

Other TVs with a thicker depth that you might want to look at include the KD-43X8307 (£545) (60mm), or the KD-55X8509 (£429.99) (60mm) both from Sony.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers thomson 55ua9806
Barcodes 05901292505592

Thomson 55UA9806 Review Sources

To prepare this Thomson 55UA9806 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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