Large TVs manufactured by LG have good reviews on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all TVs (not just large TVs) and found that LG also has good reviews across its entire range.
Supports One Audio Format
The 55LB5550 has a greater number of audio formats than most similar spec TVs that have been around for a comparable time to it. This TV supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most commonly supported audio format supported by TVs of this spec and age.
9 Reasons Against
Does Not Have a WiFi Connection
The 55LB5550 does not have a WiFi connection, unlike most of the other TVs of this spec and age.
Does Not Support Smart TV Features
The 55LB5550 does not support smart TV features, unlike most of the other TVs of this spec and age which support smart TV features.
Not 3D Compatible
The LG 55LB5550 is not 3D compatible, unlike most of the other TVs that were released around the same time as the 55LB5550 which are 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The 55LB5550 does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other televisions of this type and age also do not have a built-in camera.
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Only One Loudspeaker
The LG 55LB5550 is a one loudspeaker TV. Most of the other large TVs that have been around for more than two years have between one and seven loudspeakers.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Like most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 55LB5550, the 55LB5550 does not feature OLED technology.
Very Low RMS Rated Power
The RMS rated power of large TVs that have been available for a comparable time to the 55LB5550 range from 7.5W to 100W. At only 10 Watts, the LG 55LB5550 has a quite low RMS rated power compared to most of the other large TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 55LB5550.
Only Two HDMI Ports
Most large TVs that came out more than two years ago have between one and four HDMI ports, including the 55LB5550 which has two HDMI ports.
Only One USB 2.0 Port
The LG 55LB5550 is a one USB 2.0 port television. Most of the other large TVs that are a comparable age to the 55LB5550 have between one and two USB 2.0 ports.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
This large TV was released over two years ago.
Full HD HD Type
The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs of this age and spec. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
The LG 55LB5550 has a pretty standard thickness (50.8 millimeters) compared to most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been around for around the same time as the 55LB5550.