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LG 55LN575

55" Direct-LED Mar 2013
Screen Size HD Type LED Backlighting Smart TV Features Release Date
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Good User Reviews

On average, based on 101 user reviews the average user rating of this large TV is 87%.

Robust

Eleven people who reviewed the LG 55LN575 reckoned that it was well made. A to Z wrote in their review of the LG 55LN575 “Connectivity is excellent, with built in ethernet”. Aaron Corkin he wrote on Amazon “I bought this TV mainly for gaming and its built in Smart TV capabilities” in his review of this TV. Aaron Corkin also wrote “One downfall of the set is the built in speakers”.

Good High Def TV

A few LG 55LN575 reviewers said in their reviews that it was good at displaying high definition TV. A to Z mentioned “There are 3 HD inputs, 3 USB inputs, component input, LAN input” and gave it a score of 80 out of 100. Amazon Customer said on Amazon two years ago “The Wi-Fi so far has performed well with no drop out and no problems streaming HD content” in their review of this TV. Also two years ago Anil Drubhra mentioned on Amazon “LG 32LN575V 32-inch Widescreen 1080p Full HD Smart LED TV arrived very quickly”.

Good Smart TV

A few LG 55LN575 owners wrote in their reviews that it was good for watching Freeview TV. Aaron Corkin scored the product 80 out of 100 and he said on Amazon “The set has Freeview HD which includes BBC 1, 2, 3, CBBC, ITV” in his review. Dave wrote on Amazon “The on-board Freeview tuner is also excellent and picked up all the Freeview channels, including the HD ones, with no problems at all” in his review. Ian Wantling wrote on Amazon three years ago “This LG set is capable of receiving Freeview HD” in his review of this TV.

Several customers who reviewed it reckoned that it was good for watching TV catchup services. Three years ago Martin Priestley mentioned on Amazon “The connection is good, with iplayer programmes in HD being especially impressive” in his review of this TV. Mr D Delargy wrote on Amazon “Great TV - No Itv Player” in his review of the LG 55LN575. Mr D Delargy also said “If you dont mind not having ITV player then you'll be happy”.

A few LG 55LN575 reviewers thought it had good apps. Gaz wrote “Use and there are loads of apps available”. Three years ago Ian Wantling mentioned in his review “There are various info apps and a separate screen for games” and rated it as very good. Philippe gave this TV a rating of 5 stars and said on Amazon “Connect to the home wifi, full of really good apps” in their review.

Several people who reviewed it reckoned that it had great smart functions.

Three LG 55LN575 reviewers concluded that it was good for watching on demand TV. Two years ago Amazon Customer said in their review of this TV on Amazon “It came pre-installed with all the main video on demand services you'd expect including Netflix, Youtube, Iplayer and the new Amazon Prime instant video (not a plug I promise!”. Mr. G. Bridgeman Clarke mentioned in their review of the LG 55LN575 three years ago “My Apple TV only has Netflix and iTunes and I miss watching Lovefilm through the TV in my bedroom”.

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Good Remote Control

A few customers thought it had a good remote control. "quickbrew" rated the LG 55LN575 as very good and wrote in their review of this TV two years ago “You can buy the "Magic" Remote separately, currently available on Amazon for around the”. A to Z said in their review “In terms of controlling everything the remote works well - although it's a little plasticky” . Two years ago Chef wrote in their LG 55LN575 review “Apart from that picture is very good and the free android remote nice if it worked on games” but in spite of that they only gave the product a rating of 3 stars.

Good Picture Quality

A number of customers who purchased this TV considered that it had good picture quality. Amazon Customer mentioned in their LG 55LN575 review on Amazon “Picture quality very good”. Amazon Customer also wrote “The picture quality is great -- stunning in fact”. Amazon Customer also mentioned “The picture quality is fantastic”.

Several LG 55LN575 reviewers thought this TV had good colour saturation. Darryl Green said in his review of this TV on Amazon “Colors and definition are top notch”. Dave said in his LG 55LN575 review “Colours are bright and vibrant”. Mr Sham said “Blacks are very good, colours are lively”.

One customer mentioned in their reviews that it had a sharp image. Rjh wrote in their review of the LG 55LN575 on Amazon “Im amazed at the sharpness of the picture, especially the hd channels”. One person mentioned in their reviews that it was good for watching movies. Martin Priestley gave it a rating of 5 stars and he said in his LG 55LN575 review “At 42" the TV is a really good size for watching movies”.

One customer who purchased this TV thought it was good for watching sport. Kmw mentioned “Response time is just about good enough for watching sport” in their review of this TV and rated it as excellent. One person considered that the product had clouding visible in the picture. Darryl Green said on Amazon “No black clouding at all as far as I am concerned” in his review of this TV and gave it a very good rating.

One LG 55LN575 owner wrote in their reviews that the LG 55LN575 was good for playing games on.

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Easy to Use

Several customers agreed that this TV was easy to use. A to Z said “The menu is intuitive”. A to Z also mentioned “The apps are limited as most require you to use the magic remote, not included with this set”. B. C. Harper mentioned in their LG 55LN575 review “That aside, this is a fantastic tv and have set up our iphones and tablets as remote control using the free app”.

A few LG 55LN575 reviewers wrote in their reviews that the LG 55LN575 was easy to setup. Amazon Customer said in their review of the LG 55LN575 “TV was easy to set up” and rated the LG 55LN575 as very good. Amazon Customer also wrote “I've found this works well and is very easy to set up”. Gaz gave it a rating of 5 stars and mentioned on Amazon two years ago “It's so easy to set up and use” in their LG 55LN575 review.

A few LG 55LN575 owners who purchased it reckoned that it was easy to use the menus. Aaron Corkin mentioned on Amazon “Bright with a quick access menu to adjust energy saving features (We turn it down in the evenings”. B. C. Harper said on Amazon two years ago “All in all, this is a great tv with fast navigation in the menus” in their review of the LG 55LN575. Bob wrote in his review of this TV on Amazon “The picture quality is great once the default settings are changed”.

One person who reviewed it thought it was easy to assemble. Philip C Agyeman mentioned on Amazon “It was very easy to assemble just plug it in” in his LG 55LN575 review.

One LG 55LN575 owner who purchased the product thought it had a good interface. Three years ago Ian Wantling scored the product 5 stars and he said on Amazon “LG 42LN575V - a good, sharp picture and easy user interface” in his review of the LG 55LN575.

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Good Connectivity

Fourteen people mentioned in their reviews that the LG 55LN575 was wifi compatible. A to Z scored it 80 out of 100 and wrote “Movies stream in HD perfectly via wifi with no drop outs”. Arem wrote in their review on Amazon “LG 32LN575V 32-inch Widescreen 1080p Full HD Smart LED TV with Built-In Wi-Fi/Freeview HD”. Chris gave it a rating of 5 stars and he wrote “Great tv wi fi is very quick to respond”.

Some customers who bought it reckoned that it was good in terms of connectivity. Two years ago Donogh Fitzgerald wrote in their review of this TV on Amazon “Wireless connectivity is a nice idea” and scored the product 80 out of 100. Ian Wantling mentioned on Amazon “Connection to your home wifi network via the built in wifi connectivity the set has” in his review of the LG 55LN575. Three years ago Martin Priestley said in his review on Amazon “The connectivity is really good”.

Two LG 55LN575 reviewers mentioned that this TV was able to connect to the internet. Miss a Wilson wrote in her review of this TV “It's definitely not a problem with the internet”. Mr Sham mentioned “I don't really make much use of its smart capability (still prefer to do my internet browsing/youtube/gaming etc on my laptop/phone”.

A few customers who purchased the LG 55LN575 agreed that it was good in terms of HDMI connections. Amazon Customer gave it an excellent review score and wrote on Amazon “Lastly it has 3 HDMI ports and 3 USB ports meaning you can get a TV box, disc player” in their review of the LG 55LN575.

One person thought it was ethernet compatible.

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Nice Design

Several LG 55LN575 owners who reviewed this TV thought it was good looking. Arem scored it 80 out of 100 and wrote “Good looking TV with lots of features”. Bjf mentioned on Amazon “Beautiful TV monitor” in their review of the LG 55LN575. Devon Trev wrote on Amazon “This is a good TV, intuitive, good looking great picture, sound is disappointing.”.

Several LG 55LN575 reviewers said in their reviews that the LG 55LN575 was neat. Amazon Customer wrote two years ago “Nice neat TV” in their review. K Cowan said on Amazon “This TV has excellent picture quality and a tidy design, I reviewed it on which online”.

A number of customers who reviewed the product thought it was smooth. Amazon Customer mentioned in their LG 55LN575 review “Action) looks incredible with vibrant colours and a very smooth picture” and scored the product 5 stars. Amazon Customer also said “Movies look very smooth”.

A number of LG 55LN575 owners who purchased it agreed that it was well designed. Chontoman mentioned on Amazon “Well designed, great images, easy to set-up” in their review. Kmw wrote “It's well built and nicely designed” in their review of the LG 55LN575.

One person wrote that this TV was ugly. Two years ago Amazon Customer rated the LG 55LN575 5 stars and wrote “Its not an ugly tv, its thin” in their review of the LG 55LN575.

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Good Product Quality

A number of people wrote in their reviews that this TV was good quality. A to Z mentioned on Amazon “In terms of the picture quality - it is very good, blacks are not exceptional”. Alex Pink wrote in his LG 55LN575 review “High quality picture”. Alex Pink also wrote “While sound quality is good, there is not a lot of depth to it”.

Good Technical Features

Some people who reviewed the product concluded that it had good features. Three years ago A to Z wrote on Amazon “Great picture and features, sound a little disappointing” in their review. A to Z also mentioned “The picture and features do not disappoint, you just may want to improve the sound”. Two years ago Mark Wardropper gave the product a score of 5 stars and he said in his review of this TV “Great features including Wi-Fi & Smart TV”.

Good Sound Quality

Several people who reviewed the product said that it had good sound quality. Aaron Corkin said on Amazon “Toslink connector which are ideal for external sound systems”. Amazon Customer said three years ago “The sound quality is OK for a TV though a little tinny” but they only gave the LG 55LN575 a rating of 20 out of 100. Amazon Customer also wrote “That's no use when the audio has such massive problems”.

LG Televisions Have Good Reviews

LG large TVs have good ratings on average and across all TVs LG is one of the superior manufacturers.

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Good Standard Def TV

A number of people wrote in their reviews that the product was good at displaying standard definition TV. Mr Sham wrote in his review of this TV “SD quality is good too, once adjustments have been made” .

Good Support

Several customers who reviewed the product considered that it had good technical guidance. B Davies wrote “To enable CEC mode (simpilink as LG call it), go to the input screen, then press the 'green' button.-I think these instructions are correct, by default CEC is disabled”. Masons66 mentioned in their LG 55LN575 review three years ago “Instructions for use easy to follow” and scored it 5 stars. In the same month Mr. G. Bridgeman Clarke said in their review of this TV “The instructions didn't seem to cover it”.

Good 3D Picture Quality

A few LG 55LN575 reviewers who reviewed the product concluded that it had a good 3D picture quality. Darryl Green mentioned in his review “They have 3d if interested (I am not” and gave it a score of 5 stars. Dave wrote on Amazon “I wasn't interested in 3D.” in his review.

Nice Stand

Some LG 55LN575 owners who purchased the product thought it had a good stand. Ian Wantling mentioned three years ago “After assembling the swivel stand and affixing to the tv panel, attach your external aerial and/or set top box” in his review of the LG 55LN575. Mr Sham mentioned in his review of the LG 55LN575 on Amazon “The stand is easy to fix”.

Acceptable Noise Level

One LG 55LN575 reviewer who reviewed this TV concluded that it was noisy.

Supports Smart TV Features

The 55LN575 supports smart TV features. Most of the other televisions of a comparable spec and age to the 55LN575 also support smart TV features.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative televisions which support smart TV features currently available including the Sony KDL-60W855 which has better reviews.

We compared this TV to all the other TVs with a smart TV features and we think the Philips 65PFS5909, or the LG 60LB580 is also worth considering.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The LG 55LN575 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other large TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 55LN575 also have a WiFi connection.

We compared this TV to all the other TVs with a WiFi connection and we think a cheaper television such as the Sharp LC-60LE751 or you might consider a better rated television such as the Sony KDL-60W855 are also worth considering.

Other televisions which also have a WiFi connection that you might want to look at include the Philips 65PFS5909.

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Three USB 2.0 Ports

three USB 2.0 ports

The 55LN575 has more USB 2.0 ports than most of the TVs that have been available for more than two years. This TV is a three USB 2.0 port TV compared to most of the TVs that were released more than two years ago which only have between one and two USB 2.0 ports.

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1080p Video Mode

This TV supports a 1080p video mode, which is typical of many televisions of this age and type.

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Has Two Smart Modes

The 55LN575 has a greater number of smart modes than most televisions of a similar age and spec to it. This TV has a Game smart mode, which is the most frequently found smart mode found on televisions that were released more than two years ago. The smart mode "Cinema" is also found on this television.

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Not Good in Terms of Size

A few LG 55LN575 owners who reviewed it thought it was not thin. Chontoman wrote “The sound is not thin as some imply.” in their review. Dizzywizard mentioned “He said because it is not very thin, Granted this is quite a thick LED set its 75mm thick.” nonetheless they still scored the product 5 stars. Mr Sham mentioned on Amazon three years ago “Again it's not the thinnest out there”.

A number of LG 55LN575 reviewers wrote in their reviews that it was not heavy and bulky. Mr Sham said in his review of this TV on Amazon “The set itself is quite chunky compared to other makes out this year”. Three years ago Mr. G. Bridgeman Clarke said “My flat screen TV of 10 years in age is massive, heavy and just doesn't compare”. Mr. G. Bridgeman Clarke also said “My 40 inch HD LED also is heavier”.

One LG 55LN575 reviewer reckoned that this TV was not a good depth.

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Not 3D Compatible

The LG 55LN575 is not 3D compatible, unlike most of the other TVs that have been around for around the same time as the 55LN575.

TVs which are 3D compatible that might be worth considering include the Sony KDL-60W855; or the Sharp LC-60LE751.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The LG 55LN575 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other TVs of this age and spec also do not have a built-in camera.

Alternative TVs which also have a built-in camera that you might want to consider include the Panasonic TX-60AS802 which is also higher rated.

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Only Supports Three Image Formats

The 55LN575 has a greater number of image formats than most similar spec TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. This TV supports a JPG image format, which is the most commonly supported image format supported by TVs of a similar type and age to the 55LN575. The image formats "JPS" and "MPO" are also supported by this LG television.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Most televisions of a similar age and spec to the 55LN575 do not feature OLED technology. The 55LN575 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.

We compared all the other televisions which also feature OLED technology to this TV and we think the LG 55EC930 which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The average motion interpolation frequency of large TVs that have been around for more than two years is 460Hz. At only 100 hertz, the 55LN575 has a quite slow motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other large TVs that came out around the same time as the 55LN575.

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Fairly Thick

TVs of this spec and age have thicknesses of between 3.5mm and 100mm. The 55LN575 has one of the thicker thicknesses (79.1 millimeters) amongst similar spec televisions of this age.

If you would consider a TV with a thicker thickness then you might want to look at the LG 50LN575 (82.1mm) which is also cheaper.

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Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs of this type and age. 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

LG released the 55LN575 over three years ago.

Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
3D Compatible
LED Backlighting
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Resolution
Video Mode
Screen Format Adjustment
Aspect Ratio
Graphics Resolution
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Smart TV
App
Audio
Audio System
Built-In Subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
Ethernet LAN Port
SCART Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
Audio Input Port for DVI
DVI Port
HDMI Version
PC in Port
HDMI Port
Consumer Electronics Control
Networking
Bluetooth Connection
Management Features
Smart Mode
Performance
Optical Disc Drive
Integrated Card Reader
Video Format
Audio Format
Image Format
Stored Teletext Page
Design
Colour
Ergonomics
Power
Energy Efficiency Class
Certificates
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Content
Included 3D Glasses
Cable Included

User Reviews

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Reviewed 6 July 2015 by Miss A Wilson
(Verified Purchase)

I loved this TV when it arrived! It was easy to set up, and then, just after the warranty ran out, it suddenly stopped working!!! I mean it stopped being a smart tv! Refuses to connect to... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

The picture quality is great, but its not a smart TV its a DUMB TV. It full of great things that DONT WORK. E.g. The smart part is great, but you can never use it because the wifi in the TV is... Read more…

Reviewed 4 June 2015 by Mr. W. Duggan "BigDave"
(Verified Purchase)

Well it's been over a year since I owned this and I will say I am still impressed with the quality picture. The smart features are a bit laggy but hey this is what happens when you combine so much... Read more…

Reviewed 15 March 2015 by Dan
(Verified Purchase)

Had this for nearly 1 year and 5 months and then it just black screened me today.
How convienient that this product only comes with a 12 month warrantee.
Dont buy it turns out its due to... Read more…

Reviewed 13 March 2015 by Chasburt
(Verified Purchase)

Over one year old now and working like a dream. Because the sound was crap I had to add an LG Sound Bar which made it's value double what I originally paid for it.I just hope that technology... Read more…

Reviewed 13 January 2015 by MR AP Browning

Poor product - 12 months of calls to LG with responses like, your TV signal is too strong, its a known bug... The issue is that frequently the TV restarts when using the TV guide, or changing... Read more…

Reviewed 4 August 2014 by Philip C Agyeman
(Verified Purchase)

I love this Television I can actually talk to it, The voice activation is very effective I call up any film or program and voila. I am not much of a techie person but this TV with the magic... Read more…

Reviewed 18 July 2014 by Rjh

Bought this tv for my son. It is fantastic. Im amazed at the sharpness of the picture, especially the hd channels. The smart tv is also very good if used with a Ethernet cable. As well as the... Read more…

Reviewed 13 July 2014 by Kenny

Good TV for price and good picture quality but would recommended purchasing a sound bar for better sound quality.

(Verified Purchase)

Terrific TV for the money (or even for more money!). Can't fault it, except perhaps that the Smart TV lineup doesn't seem to include ITV Player (LG took a bribe from the BBC maybe?). Don't think... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 55ln575, lg 1080, 55ln575v, lg 1080p, 55ln575s, lg 55ln575, 55ln575s/eu, lg 55ln575v, BUNDLE55LN575NB2430, lgelectronics 55ln575, lgelectronics 55ln575v, P-BUNDLE55LN575NB2430-2, P-BUNDLE55LN575NB2430-3, lg electronics 55ln575v, BUNDLE55LN575NB2430-0367912-PACK
Barcodes 00806084279569, 03015220611421, 05053973606231, 05053973606385, 05054063256183, 05054063256190, 05054063256251, 08806084279507, 08806084279521, 08806084279569
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