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LG 55LA790

55" Edge-LED Jul 2013
Screen Size HD Type 3D Compatible LED Backlighting Release Date
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$107.59 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
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LG Has Good Television Reviews

LG has good average reviews for its large TVs as well as across its entire TV range compared to other brands.

3D Compatible

Like most of the other similar spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 55LA790, the 55LA790 is 3D compatible.

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Supports Smart TV Features

Like most of the other televisions of a comparable type and age to the 55LA790, the 55LA790 supports smart TV features.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The 55LA790 has a WiFi connection, as do most of the other large TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 55LA790.

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Two Point One Loudspeakers

The LG 55LA790 is a two point one loudspeaker TV. Most of the other TVs of a similar age and spec to the 55LA790 have between one and seven loudspeakers.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated power of large TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 55LA790 range from 7.5W to 100W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. With an RMS rated power of 24 Watts, the 55LA790 has one of the higher RMS rated power amongst large TVs of this age.

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Supports Three Image Formats

The number of image formats supported by the 55LA790 is more than most large TVs that were released around the same time as it. The most commonly supported image format is JPG, but this image format is not supported by this TV. The image formats JPEG XR, JPS and MPO are also supported by this television.

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Fairly Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequencies of large TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 55LA790 range from 50Hz to 1,800Hz. With a motion interpolation frequency of 800 hertz, the LG 55LA790 has one of the faster motion interpolation frequencies amongst similar spec TVs of this age.

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Quite Thin

TVs of a similar type and age to the 55LA790 have thicknesses of between 3.5mm and 100mm, and the average thickness is 56mm. The LG 55LA790 has one of the thinner thicknesses (only 34.1 millimeters) amongst large TVs of this age.

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3 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most TVs of this age and type do not have a built-in camera. The LG 55LA790 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

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Only Supports One Video Format

The 55LA790 has a greater number of video formats than most televisions of this spec and age. The most commonly supported video format is AVI, but this video format is not supported by this television. The video formats DIVX HD are also supported by this TV.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other large TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 55LA790, the 55LA790 does not feature OLED technology.

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2 Other reasons to consider the LG 55LA790

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on televisions of a similar age and spec to it. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

This large TV was released over three years ago.

Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
3D Compatible
LED Backlighting
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Resolution
3D Technology
2D-3D Converter
Display Diagonal
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Smart TV
Smart TV Features
Internet Browser
App
Audio
Built-In Subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Built-In Speaker
Dolby Technology
Audio Decoder
Audio Decoding Technology
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
Common Interface Connection
Ethernet LAN Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
PC Audio in Port
Composite Video in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 Port
DVI Port
PC in Port
HDMI Port
Intel Wireless Display Technology
Consumer Electronics Control
Mobile High-Definition Link
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Networking
WiFi Connection
Internet Browser
Ethernet LAN Connection
Miracast
Near Field Communication
Network Browsing
Management Features
On/off Timer
On Screen Display
Electronic Programme Guide
OSD Language
Performance
Video Format
Audio Format
Image Format
Teletext Function
Parental Controls
24p Playback
Digital Video Recorder
Skype Function
Ambient Light Sensor
Clock Function
Stored Teletext Page
Design
Colour
Ergonomics
Wall Mountable
VESA Mounting Interface
Swivelling Stand
VESA Mounting
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
Certificates
DLNA Certificate
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Content
Included 3D Glasses
Handheld Remote Control

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $105.70
Electricity cost when on standby $1.89
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Total running cost over 5 years $107.59
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Energy Rating
0.69T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.69 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 18 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 55la790, 55la790v, 55la790vaeu
Barcodes 08806084180445
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